XBOX ONE Reviews

Mortal Kombat X Review (XB1) – “Flawless Victory”

by 1 week ago

The Mortal Kombat series has a long-running record as one of the best 2D-fighters of all time, so it is no small matter when I say that Mortal Kombat X …

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All by myself — Neverwinter on Xbox One review

by 1 week ago

MMO’s are a tricky genre to port to consoles. The mass of input options, the expansive and persistent world, and the many different social and questing systems don’t lend themselves …

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Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin Review – “Darker Souls”

by 2 weeks ago

When Dark Souls 2 came out last year, my only regret was that I had to dust off my old console to play it. There are admittedly few games that …

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Dragon Age Inquisition – Jaws of Hakkon DLC review

by 4 weeks ago

First let’s address the elephant in the room -- the Jaws of Hakkon dropped into our lap out of nowhere, with the announcement hitting at the same times as the …

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Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – “Victory Lap Edition”

by 1 month ago

I don’t think that there are many gamers who still haven’t played Borderlands yet, so I’ll keep this brief: Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel are two great games that …

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“A Hell of a Time” – DmC: Devil May Cry Definitive Edition (XB1)

by 2 months ago

I was never much of a fan of the original Devil May Cry series, so when DmC: Devil May Cry rebooted the franchise in 2013, I was surprised to find …

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“Platforming Perfection” – Ori and the Blind Forest Review (XB1)

by 2 months ago

Five minutes into Moon Studios’ Ori and the Blind Forest, I knew it was something special--and I hadn’t even begun playing yet. The opening sequence is powerful, emotional, and comparable …

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“Under 9,000″ – Dragon Ball Xenoverse Review (XB1)

by 2 months ago

Namco Bandai has been releasing Dragon Ball series games for almost as long as the series itself has been around. The manga debuted in 1985, and less than a year …

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GamerModz Custom Controller Review – a lesson in mods

by 2 months ago

Those of you who have been reading Gaming Trend for a while know I have very little love for third party controllers.  Microsoft and Sony spend millions developing each and …

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Worth the price of admission — ScreamRide Review

by 2 months ago

ScreamRide is a Microsoft exclusive title that has successfully fused the creative depth of Minecraft with the destructive, exhilarating gameplay of the Burnout series. After its debut at Gamescon 2014, …

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“I Fought the Law and I Won” – The Escapists Review – XB1

by 3 months ago

I’ve never been to prison before, but I like to think that if I ever do end up in the big house I’d at least be able to look forward …

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Evil Revisited — Resident Evil HD Remaster Review

by 3 months ago

It’s hard to believe that it has been almost 20 years since Resident Evil lurked onto the video game scene and completely redefined the survival horror genre.  There has been …

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