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Get Ready for Fun & Games on Xbox


Xbox One is one of the hottest gaming consoles on the market. It comes in multiple devices, including the Xbox One X (1TB), the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition, the Xbox One S Minecraft Complete Adventure Bundle (500 GB), and a dozen others. This Microsoft-powered gaming console is locked and loaded with feature-rich graphics, spectacular capabilities, and is compatible with fully customized wireless controllers, Xbox Elite Wireless Controllers, Stereo Headset Adapters and more.

According to Statista, Xbox One and Xbox 360 sold a combined total of 6.14 million units in 2016. While Sony has dominated the scene since 2008, Xbox is now in the top four best-selling global video game consoles. As we head into 2018, Xbox is gearing up for blistering sales figures. Since its launch in November 2013, Xbox One has sold an estimated 33 million units. Xbox One has been retailing at $499 – $100 more than the PlayStation Pro – the market leader. With the number crunching behind us, let’s look at 7 of the hottest Xbox games of 2017, and project how they will perform in 2018!

#7 – Red Dead Redemption II

Red Dead Redemption II is a blistering game by the creators of Grand Theft Auto V. Described as an epic saga taking place in the Wild West, this atmospheric game is packed with six-shooter action, bandits, cowboys and incredible audio-visuals. It is widely hailed as legendary and enduring game, peppered with realism. It’s fast paced, and adrenaline-loaded gaming with lawmen fighting the lawless.

The bullets will fly, and the horses will run; this land is not for the faint of heart. Red Dead Redemption II by Rockstar Games tells the story of Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang as they make their way through America’s heartland in order to survive. Get your cowboy boots on, load up your pistol, play your Texas Hold’em Poker cards right, and take a ride through the Wild West with Red Dead Redemption!

#6 – Dragon Ball Fighter Z

Dragon Ball Fighter Z follows hot on the heels of the Xenoverse series of games. This 2D Dragon Ball game is testament to the massive popularity of this series of fighting games. Incredible anime graphics, interactive combat scenes, and 3 versus 3 tag/support functionality makes this a great game to play. Of course, it’ll only be released in January 2018, but already interest among the gaming community is off the charts.

Some of the most exciting aspects of this game include the 60 frames per second x 1080-pixel resolution fight scenes, anime graphics, destructible stages, and aerial combat sequences. Here’s a sneak peek of who you can expect to be fighting fit in Dragon Ball Fighter Z in 2018 – Goku, Frieza, Majin Buu, Vegeta and Gohan! This is rated T for teen and it is going to tear things up with Xbox One gamers worldwide.

#5 – Metal Gear Survive

Konami crafted an incredible game with Metal Gear Survive. This game is marketed as a zombie-apocalyptic game, and it’s perceived as a multiplayer attraction. However, you can enjoy it in single player mode, and MGSV gameplay. The goal of the game is survival above all else. You’ve got to collect water, food and supplies in a brutal and unforgiving world.

This game is rated mature 17+ with blood, language, and violence – all the right ingredients for success, except there’s no gambling that we could find! Players can farm produce and animals, build structures, create tools and blasts zombies to smithereens. The beta mode will be available for Xbox one between January 18 – January 21, 2018.

#4 – Halo Wars 2

Halo Wars 2 is now available for Xbox One consoles, and judging by player interest, it is one of the hottest games on the market. The game introduces a horrid villain in the form of Atriox – a masochistic psychopath intent on destroying everything in his path. You can expect the Spirit of Fire to return in spectacular fashion, as the chaotic world known as the Halo Universe writhes and morphs on your screen.

The game builds tension and angst beautifully, blending RTS (real time strategy) and tactical gameplay in a spectacular fusion of 3D animation. Halo Wars 2 offers full multiplayer functionality with Blitz, Death Match, Domination, Skirmishes, and Strongholds. Rated T for teen, this story tracks the world’s most skilled warriors as they take the battle to a terrifying new enemy.

#3 – Anthem

Anthem by EA Games is an RPG game of monstrous proportions. The game allows multiplayer functionality with up to 4 players joining forces every time danger strikes. Players are kitted out with Javelin exoskeletons, powerful weapons, and an incredible skill set. Among the many occurrences in this game are sharper storms, and epic battles with marauding forces.

Players are tasked with plundering new worlds, destroying monstrous enemies, and venturing into the great unknown. Anthem is a sci-fi terror game – a mix of Jurassic Park, Iron Man, and Pacific Rim. This adventure on Xbox consoles is truly worthy of a top 3 berth on the best upcoming games of 2018.

#2 – Casino Nights

Casino Nights continues to reel in the crowds with Xbox 360. This popular game features slots games, video poker attractions, blackjack, and roulette. Players compete against the RNGs, to win all sorts of prizes on this realistic Vegas-style game. Casino Nights was developed by GZ Storm, and is one of the most cost-effective games on the market.

It’s like a virtual casino at your fingertips, and you can enjoy slots and roulette games until the proverbial cows come home. For a lowly price of just $1, this game is available through the independent game marketplace. It’s available in a free demo mode for Xbox 360 consoles, or for purchase. If you’re looking to fine-tune your skills before you head to Las Vegas for the next major Slots, Blackjack or Roulette tournament – Casino Nights is a hot title to help you up the ante.

#1 – Four Kings Casino & Slots

Looking for a stellar online casino experience on your Xbox console? Then Four Kings Casino & Slots is a fantastic way to go. This social multiplayer casino game brings all the best Vegas-style games together including Craps, Poker, Baccarat, Blackjack, and the house favourite – Slots. Players will be able to enjoy classic casino table games, as well as a totally immersive slots experience.

PS, if you’re looking for tips on how to win at slots, you’ll find plenty of them on site. Players can enjoy low-limit tables for card games, and even raise the stakes with VIP-style gaming. You can get dressed to the nines, create 3D avatars, and enjoy the hottest Vegas-style casino games. It’s a social game and ideal for bigger stakes.

A Throwback Addition! Grand Theft Auto V

We wanted to add in 1 more great game for you to try out on Xbox One – Grand Theft Auto V. This is regarded as the benchmark of excellence for players. It’s also got a fantastic casino update for the high rollers out there. With casino games (Poker, Roulette and Slots) growing increasingly popular in the gaming world – this game hits the jackpot every time!

TXH loves nothing more than kicking back at the end of the day, controller in hand, shooting the hell out of strangers via Xbox Live.

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