With the new Xbox one from Microsoft, Microsoft will be competing directly and aggressively with Sony’s Play Station 4 (PS4). This eight generation console competition will determine the place, position, popularity and success of either gaming console, all of it depending on which console ends up the most impressive!
Gamers, let’s face it, ‘World of Warcraft’ hasn’t exactly been high on the gaming list recently – and certainly not at the level it had been when it was initially released. The characters aren’t exactly known for their visual appeal, and neither is the world’s layout. Added to that, the purpose and quests of the game has been severely lacking, tedious, and predictable.
A fond note to all Dragon Age gamers: Rejoice! For ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ is here at last! What’s more, the Dragon Age Keep application has been adapted to make sure both old and new gamers get adequately familiar with the game application before they plunge in. In fact, players will be immediately and initially greeted with over three hundred questions – meaning that the old Dragon Keep gamers will be able to set up their previous game preferences as closely as possible.
To get right to the root of it, ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’ is a historical action-adventure video game set in Paris during the terrifying time of the French Revolution. This game has the most depth yet; and it has the most intricate layouts that one has ever seen in any Assassin’s Creed city.
Granted, 2014 isn’t quite over yet. But as far as video games go, it’s a fast race. And despite more anticipated game releases coming up in November and December, seeing how fast the year is passing, it seems a pretty good time to review some of the best-selling video games that dominated the major part of 2014.
With great video games like ‘Destiny’, ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ and ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’ being released even at the tail-end of the year 2014, no one can say that this year didn’t do the gaming world proud. But once a standard is set, people expect only even better things ahead. By that logic, it’s no surprise that 2015 has a host of possible video games to be released. And the gaming world is anticipating a lot from those releases.
In this article, I have shared with my readers reviews about the new Xbox One games that are worth purchasing in 2014. Amid multitude of games, game enthusiasts have a high chance of getting lost thinking which game(s) to buy and which to leave for the time being.
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition
Those of you who have enjoyed playing the previous version of this game last year will find Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition all the more interesting and fun-filled. I have already played Diablo III or D3 a couple of times and I must say playing this new game is worth my time. The game progresses smoothly and offers more control. I simply loved the way of using the joystick to go on a rampage fighting with the mighty creatures in D3. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition comes with an ‘Adventure Mode’ that lets the players view a map where modest objective-oriented tasks are given such as Kill A, Shoot B, and more. As per the new Adventure Mode map, there are a total of 25 missions. On completing each mission, you will earn rewards. In addition, there are ‘Nephalem Rifts’ that offers a one-stop great dungeon voyage. Campaign Mode is also there where a gamer will get the freedom to slash and kill the enemies. It is an overall bloody affair and will be fun playing with your friends.
Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare
People who are tired playing the dynamic, warfare games, the Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare offers a great switch over from a fast to a slower mode. In this game, you will find a riot of colors, full entertainment and stupidity. Yes, stupid! There are stupid looking plants and zombies fighting against each other. Players can choose from the four different kinds of plants and zombies to start the unique gaming experience. Each of these plants and zombies possess special skills. They have specific weapons to use. For example, the zombies have a jetpack and rocket launcher while the plants have impermanent speed boost move, etc. The major attraction of Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare is switching of characters that make the game all the more interesting. Overall, it is worth buying the game this year since it presents some tricky situations to unlock each set of objectives and continue earning bonus currency.
This game is best for people who simply love the ‘race and chase’ game. Although this game does not come with many new features yet the best part of it is mixing of the greatest parts to create an exciting, fun-filled game of cops and racers. There are two roles to choose – either become the high-speed racer trying to escape from law or be the guardian of law chasing the speedy cars. Just like all previous games, in Need for Speed: Rivals, the gamers will have to complete each mission to move to the next step and get new cars, rewards and upgrades as available. The new AllDrive system for the first time in any game allows you to prevent unwanted collision on road.
Microsoft Corp is the creator of Xbox games that has gained so much popularity in recent times. These are video game consoles the first of which was launched in the year 2001 in USA. After its release, there is no looking back in terms of sales and revenues. The next generation Xbox 360 was came into the market in 2005 while the latest of the collection of video game consoles – Xbox One was released this year only.
Chinese people love to play games and this fact was firmly established with the whooping sale of over Xbox One 100,000 consoles in the very first week of its release in China. Before that, there was a ban on the sale of Microsoft Xbox games in the Chinese market. According to an online publication by a prominent news site of China 17173.com, a Shaghai Media Group representative have predicted the figures of Xbox One sale to reach 1 million by last quarter of 2015.Continue reading…
For the global gamers, different game development companies have come up with a series of fun, adventure packed new Xbox 360 games. These latest set of games come with more advanced features, smooth flow, and are tighter than the previous versions.
Bluepoint Games has developed Titanfall that brings breakthrough combat techniques and great fighting moves to Xbox 360. This game is also available for Xbox One and PC. This Sci-Fi genre game allows you to make your way fighting with the super-strong Titans. You will get to experience more fun and thrill moving super-fast in a battlefield amid futuristic enemies in a distant planet. Overall, the main benefit of buying this video game lies in producing a cinematic effect that is bound to keep a gamer spellbound. The game starts with the pilots dropping off on ground and soon the Titans begin to drop. Each level brings a massive action-packed situation with the final step of defeat and massive explosion in the battlefield.
The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 5 – No Going Back
Telltale Games are always full of emotion, drama, happiness, sadness, etc. The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 5 is no exception to this. This Xbox 360 game is highly emotional with the central character of Clementine. In the start of the season, we found Clementine still a child and lonely without any person to protect her. She has no other choice left than to take care of herself in an emotionless world. People try to help her but they are busy with their own views. Emotion runs high through this season. With each click of the mouse, the gamer will get to see a different personality of Clementine. Questions run into your minds – will she become harder and emotionless? Will she get attached to her past friends? What will be Clementine’s tolerance level? The best part of the game comes before ending when the gamer will be compelled to think about his decisions made in season two and also in season one. Start playing the game today to find the great revelation in The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 5 – No Going Back!
Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King
In this new Xbox 360 video game, a lot of areas need to be discovered throughout the game. One of the best things about Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King is a series of puzzles. For example, one reviewer has stated that while playing the game, he came across a glowing pillar. When he hit the same, it turned out to be a switch. The area was full of such switches giving an interesting twist to the game. It is these special puzzles that keep the game moving forward unlike the usual routine “Kill X and Shoot Y”.
Thus, popularity of Xbox games adds fruitfully to the worldwide multi-billion dollar video games and online gambling/casino market, in this regard notable German and Dutch online gambling providers such as ones listed on NederlandseGokken online casino website, have predicted that with the rise of smartphones sale in the country by around 30%, the German gaming market revenue will create new records. In fact, Germany will play a crucial role in the outburst of mobile gaming revenue in 2015!
There are many people who are interested to learn to play guitar. However, due to busy schedules, they are somewhat not interested to attend guitar learning sessions in a music school. Well, for such individuals, here is the 2014 edition of all new Rocksmith game that works perfectly with Xbox 360, PS3 and PC by simply plugging your guitar into the console using a USB cable.
This game is an absolute darling since it can adjust the skill levels to suit the performance of the learner. As the person starts learning to play guitar, more notes are introduced. Notes in full color are shown on the screen as you practice playing the electric guitar. Moreover, to keep a note of your progress level, the notes and phrases of all previous tracks are shown on the top of the screen. Many people who eagerly wanted to play guitar have shown great satisfaction with this latest 2014 Rocksmith video game.Continue reading…