Tag Archives: Xbox

Xbox Store Receives Puzzle Platform Game Shift Happens, Steam Version Drops Too

We are trying a new focus here at Gravis Ludus so expect more coverage of modern games on Playstation, Xbox, Steam, etc. One of the first titles we wanted to mention in this new direction was Shift Happens by Deck

Rise & Shine Releases in a Week

Rapid action, fast pace combat, and a small frail child named Rise who keeps resurrecting. This is what the basics of Rise & Shine are in the latest game by Adult Swim Games. A run and gun shoot ’em up

The Dwarves Arrived Looking to Kick Butt!

The Dwarves are a series of books written by German writer Markus Heitz. They were published in 2003 and ran until 2012 when The Fate of the Dwarves was released as the fourth and final installment of the series. These

House on Pine Street Reminds Viewers Showers are Scary

Okay, ever since Psycho, starring Anthony Perkins, movie goers have been reminded just how scary showers can be.  Now imagine that you are a seven month pregnant woman returning to a hometown that you never really wanted to visit.  Couple

Did Red Ash Development Steal Funds from Mighty No.9?

When Keiji Inafune announced the spiritual successor to the Mega Man series fans were ecstatic. His Kick-Starter campaign managed to raise 4 million dollars which was certainly above his original 900,000 goal. But, the end result was underwhelming to say

Batman The Telltale Series Episode One: Realm of Fear Now Available

Batman is one of those franchises that companies have to try really hard to screw up.  That is unique in the cross promotion world, especially between comics and video games.  Telltale Games, though, have a reputation for doing good games

RevErsi Quest Brings Battle Othello to Xbox One, Exclusively

When D3 Publisher released Puzzle Quest years ago I am sure they did not realize the floodgates they were releasing.  Since then there have been a metric ton of copycats to that formula and more than one “sequel” if you

Sherlock Holmes- Devil’s Daughter Releases in United Kingdom June 10th

Sherlock Holmes is an iconic character that is nearly timeless.  With each new generation that comes forward, he is revisited and revered by many.  Fans of the detective that are also gamers on Playstation 4 and Xbox One will definitely

Could Xbox Game Streaming Hit Windows Phone Soon?

It is interesting that we are seeing a lot of naysayers claiming the Windows Phone platform is dead.  Sure, it may seem that way if you don’t own one.  The sales are down for devices, doesn’t help that there are

Carmageddon – Max Damage New Screens for Xbox One and Playstation 4, Release Date Announced

Carmageddon is one of those series that has been berated by family support groups while being lapped up by fans across the world.  At least where it is allowed to be sold anyhow.  Starting life way back on PC’s before

Microsoft, Windows Phone and Fixing the Problem

It is no secret that Microsoft is losing the cell phone battle.  The Windows Phone platform is not taking off and is barely holding on now.  There are many problems that Microsoft needs to fix to right the ship but

Xbox One Slim Model Looming, Hints of All New Console Filed with FCC?

According to a couple of recent Federal Communications Commission (FCC) filings by Microsoft, the Xbox One platform may be getting updated.  While the rumor mill is up and running at full speed on their being a new Playstation 4, called

Will the Next Console Generation Be Consumer Upgradeable?

The rumors of the Playstation 4 Neo, an upgraded well Playstation 4, are running rampant around the net now.  There are people on the other side of the next generation of gaming, the Xbox supporters that are split on the

Killer Instinct Comes to Windows 10

Fighting games are not all that popular on computers.  Sure, we had a few attempts over the years.  Various Street Fighter iterations have been released, we even got a couple of Mortal Kombat releases.  If you are a fan of

Blue Rider Bringing Overhead Shooters Circle Strafing

Circle strafing is a common practice in first person shooters but not so much overhead scrolling shooters.  With Ravegan’s new overhead scrolling shooter, Blue Rider, circle strafing is making the jump.  If you remember the helicopter “Strike” series by Electronic

Mortal Kombat X Mobile Adds Jason Voorhees, Who Else Needs a Spot on the Roster?

Jason Voorhees has been added to the mobile version of Mortal Kombat X, after already hitting the console and PC versions.  This is great news for fans of the game since it means they can earn another, cooler, character to