Tag: Summer of Arcade

Gaming News Wrap [29 Aug 2013]

Good morning and welcome to another thunderous day… and another edition of the Gaming News Wrap. The PS4 will download remote purchases made via smartphone or desktop PCs automatically, Shuhei Yoshida has confirmed via Twitter. Any purchase made remotely will wake the PS4 from its sleep mode, and once the item has been downloaded, the console will return to its sleep state. The…

Gaming News Wrap [15 Aug 2013]

Good morning gamers. Yes, we know Call of Duty Ghosts is big news today, but don’t forget later today Rockstar unveils their online component of GTA V. Just because you don’t need to connect the Kinect to the Xbox One anymore, doesn’t mean Microsoft plans to ship the console without one. Major Nelson said via Reddit that Microsoft are “100% all in on…

SA Gaming News Wrap

It was a busy week in South African gaming while you weren’t looking. There have been tournaments, which means there have been winners and losers. There has been news, which also means there have been winners and losers. So let’s get to it shall we… Xbox South Africa has issued a press release stating that any Xbox One prices currently…

Gaming News Wrap [9 July 2013]

Good morning. In an effort to send out positive vibes, we’re sure today will be a great one. In fact, we’re 100% sure it will be a great one if you started it by reading today’s Gaming News Wrap. The debut GTA V gameplay video will be out today at 4pm SA time. The lightbar on the DualShock 4 cannot…

E3 2013 | Microsoft Videos

The Microsoft E3 videos include a few that missed their conference. Maybe they were embarrassed by some of them. Maybe. There’s still loads of good ones though. Halo Xbox One Dead Rising 3 Quantum Break Forza Motorsport 5 http://youtu.be/iYTx9DFWMSI Destiny http://youtu.be/fZef-Apzmgc Sunset Overdrive Killer Instinct World of Tanks Ryse: Son of Rome Crimson Dragon D4 Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Brothers…

Xbox Live Summer of Arcade detailed

Microsoft has detailed this year’s Summer of Arcade [or Winter of Arcade in the Southern Hemisphere] promotion for Xbox Live Arcade. The games coming over the five weeks are Hybrid, Deadlight, Wreckateer and Dust: An Elysian Tail from publisher Microsoft Studios, and Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD from Activision.  Launch times have not been confirmed yet. Deadlight (Tequila Works/Microsoft Studios). Deadlight…

Coming soon to XBL

With the ‘Summer of Arcade’ starting soon on Xbox Live, there’s plenty to look forward to in the run up to its start on July 20.  Major Nelson has the full list of upcoming releases for the next week, but highlights include this weeks ‘Zombies’ deal of the week, along with XBLA games Ms. ‘Splosion Man and Warhammer: 40,000 Kill…