Posts Tagged ‘xbox 360’

Metal Gear Coming to Xbox 360

Yes. You read right. Metal Gear is coming to the 360. I think we could all see this one coming, but now it’s official. Konami announced Metal Gear Solid: Rising will be the first Metal Gear title to appear on an Xbox machine. The Hideo Kojima title will star Raiden as the main character. Not […]

Project Natal To Bring Controller Free Gaming to Xbox 360

Announced along with Steven Spielberg – what? – at E3 is “Project Natal” for the Xbox 360. The controller-less gaming of the future. Project Natal is an all in one device consisting of an RGB camera, depth sensor, multi-array microphone and a custom processor running proprietary software, that, unlike 2-D cameras and controllers, tracks your […]

Xbox 360 Sells 30 Million Units

Microsoft has just announced that they have sold 30 Milli on Xbox 360′s and that they have 20 Milli on active users on Live. That means that out of the 30 Milli on 360′s in the world, roughly 5 milli on have had a hardware failure and gotten the red ring of death (and that’s being very generous). Another one of my […]

Major New Expansion Coming for Gears of War 2

[img]http://www.8bitreview.com/wp-content/uploads/BillG_marcustheron.jpg[/img] Epic games is releasing a major expansion [url=http://gearsofwar.xbox.com/Templates/Secondary.aspx?id=1558]“All Fronts Collection”[/url] for Gears of War 2 on July 28th. Although I have my ear to the ground for most Xbox news, this seemed a surprise to me, I’d like to hear otherwise. Interestingly, this expansion is retail only and NOT going to be downloadable on […]

Sex is Violent

Just when I thought I was done spending my hard earned Microsoft points, they pull me back in! Jane’s Addiction’s album “Nothing’s Shocking” will be available for download in Rock Band by this time next week. If for some reason you aren’t familiar with this record, I can without reservation recommend the download. This is […]

RROD’d 360 Transformed into Arcade Stick

Are you tired of dealing with Microsoft’s amazingly oblivious “customer support” every time your console Red Rings or E74′s? How many times do you have to explain to Microsoft what a hardware failure is? Starting to think that you’ll never convince them that taking the hard drive out, or checking the power source won’t magically […]

Mass Effect 2 Announced

In a move that surprised no one except for those dirty uneducated Krogans, BioWare officially announced Mass Effect 2 today. Dr. Ray Muzyka General Manager and CEO of BioWare promised to “surpass the extraordinary gaming experience we brought our fans in Mass Effect by delivering intensified combat and expanded weapon options as well as increased depth of […]

Assault on Dark Athena Demo Available on XBL

The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena playable demo is now available worldwide on XBL. The demo will feature the Athena Main Decks level and showoff the art style, which going by the screenshots looks pretty sic, and gameplay of the full title which will ship April 7th for 360, PS3 and PC. Playstation […]

Some More Lost Planet 2 for You

Monday Lost Planet 2 was announced exclusively through Xbox Live by Jun Takeuchi with a cool trailer of what to expect. Some more details about the game include 4 player co-op, new interlinked episodes and deep customization to really get players immersed. Story wise LP2 takes place 10 years after the original title and as […]

Exclusive Red Xbox 360 Resident Evil Limited Edition Console

As another marketing ploy Microsoft has announced a Red Xbox 360 Resident Evil Limited Edition Console. I’m not sure who actually buys these limited edition systems but it’s in celebration of the landmark series coming to Xbox. The limited edition console will be available the same day Resident Evil 5 ships to store shelves – […]

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