A Genuine Reaction to the Xbox Games Showcase

I’ve got to say, gaming is not like many other mediums. It invokes strong emotions that  are currently noticeable around the internet. You can see happiness, sadness, anger, and some down right trolling. Now that both PlayStation and Xbox have shown us their cards I too want to share my emotions. First of all, I …

New Fable and Perfect Dark Accounts Found

With people eagerly waiting for the official Xbox conference in July, leaks have been coming out near daily. Like many gaming companies, Microsoft tends to maintain several social media accounts tied to their gaming franchises. One example of these prominent social media accounts is @Halo on Twitter which revealed the first piece of marketing for …

Call of Cthulhu Coming to Games With Gold in February

The February lineup for Games With Gold has been announced. Players will be able to jump into some good games starting on February 1st. The games range from racing to Star Wars, they all look exciting to play. Personally, I’m looking to jump into Call of Cthulhu in the middle of the month. Starting on …

Editor’s Office #1: Fable Must Retain Its British Flavour

If you listen to The Inner Circle podcast then you may have heard several members of our team speculate on the future of the Fable franchise – a series of fantasy RPG games that are exclusive to the Xbox ecosystem. While it has not yet been officially announced, we know that the latest game in …

ILP 83 | Project xCloud | Google Project Stream | Obsidian to MS | PSN Name Changes

Welcome to another new episode of The Iron Lords Podcast. On today’s show the Lords are blessed with an impromptu appearance by their TICGN brethren, @AnchormanV2, to discuss Google’s Project Stream; Microsoft’s Project X Cloud; a potential Microsoft Studio acquisition and (finally!) PSN name changes. ILP 83 is in the books! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYiUhEbYWiuwRuWXzKZMBxQ https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/iron-lords-podcast/id1179199929?mt=2 https://play.google.com/music/listen#/ps/Iz2esvyqeaixk6dorkmur2nm7xa https://teespring.com/stores/ironlordspodcast?aid=ts-boosted-rt …

Update: Reaver Industries Website Not Associated With Microsoft

A short while ago, we reported on a new website for Reaver Industries that had appeared. Given the name and logo (which reference a company in Fable III), there was some conjecture that this website was teasing a new Fable game. It looks like that is not the case, as the Reaver Industries website is …

Reaver Industries Website Appears, Possible Tease for New Fable?

Since earlier this year, the rumor mill has been churning, with hints that Playground Games might be working on a new Fable game. Eurogamer reported this was the case and some convincing evidence showed up on ResetEra. Even more fuel was thrown on the fire when during the Xbox E3 2018 conference, Phil Spencer announced …

Xbox E3 2018 Predictions

It’s finally here. My co-writer Nicholas and I have been giving E3 2018 predictions on different companies over the last few weeks. Now we’ve hit the first of “the big three”, the console manufacturers. It’s time for us to go over our Xbox E3 2018 predictions. For this talk, we had to bring in our friend …

Phil Spencer Will Invest More in Content for Gaming at Microsoft and Xbox

With the addition of new leadership yesterday, Phil Spencer admitted he had his ear open to the public opinions concerning Xbox. Venture Beat’s reveal of Matt Booty as the new head of Microsoft Studios had many insights into what was going on in the company, more specifically what is going on with the portfolio of …

Playground Games Is Working On Open-World Fable RPG

After weeks of digging for clues and intense speculation regarding a new RPG set in Microsoft’sFable universe, sources involved with the game have confirmed to Eurogamer that it is indeed being developed by UK studio Playground Games. This makes a lot of sense as the studio has the British roots that are so integral to …