Welcome back to another Patch Notes, the place where I grab a few news stories that interest me, recap them and offer up some thoughts! It’s been a busy few weeks, so in this Patch Notes I’m talking about the brand new Xbox Series X, The Game Awards, new game announcements and more.
The new Nintendo Switch Lite has been out for a few weeks now, it being the newest handheld console to hit the market. While it might have the Switch name the Lite is arguably more of a successor to the massively popular DS line-up of handhelds. Personally I don’t own a Nintendo Switch but I have been waiting for a new, modern handheld console that I can play on the train, in a plane or just when I’m curled up in a bean bag and can’t be bothered moving.
Valve’s Steam Machine may be all but dead, but that isn’t stop Alienware from trying to get their PCs into the living room. Is the Alienware Alpha a worthy console competitor?
XCOM 2 is absolutely brilliant, according to me! So it’s nice to see that 2K Games have announced it’ll finally be getting a console release. It will be arriving on Xbox One and PS4 on September 6th in America, and September 9th for the rest of the world. […]
During Microsoft’s Gamescom conference they made the surprising announcement that the forthcoming Rise of the Tomb Raider will be exclusive to Xbox consoles, and will launch holiday 2015. Even more interesting is the fact that no mention of it coming to PC or being a timed exclusive was […]
Gooooooooooood afternoon ladies and gentlemen, So, as we must all know by this point the next generation of consoles are arriving with all the momentum of a sloth. I know that sounds harsh, but does any seem genuinely excited about it? Back at the launch of the Xbox […]
In case you missed it earlier today a Twitter user by the name of Moonlightswami was lucky enough to get his Xbox One console delivered several weeks early by retailer Target. Like any excited game he immediately fired up the console, whacked in his copy of Call of […]
Focus Home Interactive have today announced that their action-RPG Mars: War Logs is now available to download on Xbox Live Arcade for 1,200MSP, and will become available on the Playstation Network on August 7th. “Mars War Logs takes you to Mars, nearly a century after a huge […]
Microsoft have once again executed a complete 180-degree spin by announced that independent developers will be able to self-publish their games on the Xbox One, a reversal on Microsoft’s original policy which stated that indie developers would need a publisher in order to get their games on to […]
Blizzard Announce Release Dates For Console Versions Of Diablo III, And Reveal it’s Coming To Xbox 360 As Well
Blizzard have just put out a press release announcing the release date for the console version of Diablo III, but the really interesting piece of information to come out of the document is that Diablo III is also going to be coming to Xbox 360, not just Playstation […]