Battletoads Review

Let me be absolutely upfront about this. I love beat-em-ups. Growing up I played through the likes of Streets of Rage 2, Final Fight and Golden Axe endlessly. The potential for combos and an ever-improving run kept me coming back…

Ori and the Will of the Wisps Review – Art in Motion!

     Ori and the Will of the Wisps is the much-anticipated sequel from developer Moon Studios, the creator of Ori and the Blind Forest. Ori is a platformer in the mold of Castlevania and Metroid game. The game starts…

Obsidian University Internship Details

Obsidian Entertainment, an Xbox Game Studio developer, is well known in the video game world. They have made games such as Fallout New Vegas, Pillars of Eternity, and Outer Worlds, to name a few. Since becoming an Xbox Game Studio…

Xbox Game Pass Comes to PC, All Xbox Game Studios Titles to Launch on Steam

In a massive announcement today, Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox, talked about Microsoft’s approach to PC gaming. He confirmed that Xbox Game Pass is coming to PC, while future Xbox Game Studios titles will launch on Steam, starting with Gears…

Former Naughty Dog Designer Robert Ryan Has Joined The Initiative

The Initiative, Microsoft’s most recently built studio in Santa Monica, California, has been hiring for a fair few positions. As spotted by Twitter user Klobrille, former Naughty Dog designer Robert Ryan has joined The Initiative. Robert Ryan worked on games…

The Initiative Studio Video Shows a Team on a Mission

At E3 2018, Phil Spencer announced the creation of a brand new first-party studio: The Initiative. This Santa Monica-based team has been hiring talent from all over, including from Avalanche Studios, Rockstar Games, Insomniac Games and Sony Santa Monica. Today,…

Obsidian CEO: We Have Two Teams Starting Things Up

Obsidian Entertainment has a long history of developing role-playing games, from Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic 2: The Sith Lords to Pillars of Eternity 2. At X018, it was announced that they had been acquired by Xbox Game…

Microsoft Studios Is Now Xbox Game Studios

Over the last several months, Microsoft Studios has expanded, with the addition five new studios at E3 2018 and another two studios announced at X018. During the February 2019 episode of Inside Xbox, Matt Booty, the Head of Microsoft Studios,…