The Japanese Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Twitter account has announced details on what the next tournament will be and it’s coming to the all-star fighter for Nintendo Switch in just a few days. To kick things off in 2021, on the 1st of January, the “Star tournament that sparkles the galaxy” tournament – which has
Month: December 2020
As a new category for 2020, we wanted to give a focus to accessibility options in games and how developers are focusing on allowing more people to enjoy their games than ever before. This category is for the games that go above and beyond with accessibility options, implementing features that may seem incredibly niche, but
Greetings Adventurers, Nova, The Last Star of the Kingdom of Calpheon is finally here! New events and rewards are ready to be collected to celebrate the new class. This week, Hocha from Fluffy Snowflake Village is waiting for you to exchange some items for a very cute surprise. Finally, the time has come, Winter Season
It is that time of year where every gaming website publishes their favourite games of the last 12 months, and we at TheXboxHub are no different. But after reviewing our list, I can confirm it is one of the more varied ones out there. With 2020 throwing a wobbler, we’ve all had that bit of
It’s the GOTY list we’ve all been waiting for: the best video game museums of 2020! Created by YouTube channel, The MinnMax Show, the shortlist includes The Last of Us Part II, the Final Fantasy VII Remake, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, and our personal favourite, the Animal Crossing: New Horizons museum, curated and single-handedly run by
Players have been requesting Left 4 Dead 3 for a long time. While Turtle Rock Studios can’t provide the next instalment in the franchise they created, they’re doing the next best thing. As they explain in a new “Our Vision” video, they want to take what made the zombie co-op shooter experience fun and couple
CD Projekt Red is having a catastrophic month, and Cyberpunk 2077 has been at the forefront of industry scrutiny since its controversial release at the start of December. Even though the game’s sales have already exceeded its costs, investors have taken heavy monetary losses. One such investor – Rosen Law Firm in New York – filed
By Grace Curtis, Wednesday, 30 December 2020 16:04 GMT Epic’s second last free game is here, and as predicted, it’s the 2012 action-RPG Torchlight 2. Log into the Epic Store any time between now and 8am PT / 11am ET / 4pm GMT tomorrow to download the game. You can also get the original Torchlight
When will we get some changes to Shai? Shai is direly in need of some meaningful updates. -Add more skills (can achieve everything at 1068 SP). -Add a decent protected engage/disengage on a 6-10 second CD. -S Block would be nice. Q Block would be amazing. -Add some additional support songs. Maybe an accuracy/critical hit
As 2020 goes kicking and screaming into that good night, we’ve rounded up some of the best games from the year that we didn’t end up covering. Check the Best Game You Missed tag for more. I’ll always make it my business to check out a game if music is meaningfully integrated. From Crypt Of
Launching as a timed exclusive for Nintendo Switch on 26th of March next year, the music for Monster Hunter Rise is being headlined by a composer who’s work included a rather different game altogether a few years back. Satoshi Hunter, who is best known for his work on horror game Resident Evil 7, joined capcom
Following hot on the heels of the multiplayer free play week that’s just happened in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, developer Treyarch has revealed another double XP period for both their game and Call of Duty: Warzone. Players can make use of the New Year’s break to level up even quicker than usual.
[embedded content] If you play Apex Legends, then you know Pathfinder. He’s a high-mobility character with incredibly cheery voice lines. Even when he obliterates entire teams, it’s hard to get mad at the lovable oaf. Despite being one of the game’s most popular personalities, Respawn has never released an official backstory description for him. Based
Much has already been made of how Immortals Fenyx Rising looks a lot like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild mixed with Assassin’s Creed. And coming from the development team at Ubisoft Quebec that made Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, their knowledge of Greek history and mythology shines through. Whilst it can easily be compared
It’s been a brilliant year for indie games, if nothing else, and Nintendo’s latest Indie World video is proof. With metroidvanias, side-scrolling brawlers, co-op party games and in-depth RPG adventure games all represented on their 16-game long list of bestsellers, it’s a pretty good year to own a Nintendo Switch. Well, we say that every
Music played a pretty big role in games in 2020, and we wanted to honor that with a whole new category dedicated to the resurgence of music and rhythm games, where music played more than just a background role. The beat and the rhythm were literally part of the gameplay. Harmonix returned with music-mixing phenomenon
By Grace Curtis, Tuesday, 29 December 2020 16:24 GMT Drumroll please! Okay, maybe not. The list of free games in the Epic Games Store Winter Sale leaked quite a while ago, so there’ll be no monocle-popping or tea-spitting or expressions of indignant surprise in any form. But yes, the prophecy is true yet again, and
As 2020 goes kicking and screaming into that good night, we’ve rounded up some of the best games from the year that we didn’t end up covering. Check the Best Game You Missed tag for more. We are living, we are constantly told, through unprecedented times. Years like 2020 are the kind of years that
Microsoft Flight Simulator was built from the ground up to achieve three key goals: realism, accuracy, and authenticity of flight. Today, we’re excited to share that Virtual Reality for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available on your favorite VR headset for PC, offering simmers the deepest and most immersive virtual flight experience in the new
The latest UK physical video game software charts are now in and FIFA 21 has fairly predictably reclaimed the No.1 position, fending off Ubisoft’s latest Assassin’s Creed game, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. This week has seen the immensely popular Animal Crossing: New Horizons climb back up the charts to No.3. As previously reported Mario Kart 8
With the year drawing to a close, it’s time for developers and publishers to reflect on the year gone by. They’re also drawing up plans for the year ahead. In more than 100 interviews with Japanese game creators, carried out by Famitsu, a long list of unannounced titles were revealed to be in development. Very
Cyberpunk 2077 has received a ton of justified flak for looking less-than-stellar on last-gen hardware. Well, how bad would it look if it ran on the original PlayStation? One cheeky and talented animator created a cool video providing an idea of how Night City would perform on the classic consoles and the results are hilarious.
Hey Everyone! In today’s video, I’m going to react to The Elder Scrolls Online All Cinematic Trailers (2020) Includes The Dark Heart Of Skyrim. Let me know what you thought of this video and what you’d want to see me to do next in the comments below! Love my videos? Consider subscribing to the channel!
Traditionally, January is the weakest month of the year for releases, yet January 2021 doesn’t fail to disappoint. There’s not a lot to shout about, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some Xbox diamonds twinkling in the rough. If you are in the mood for remasters, Series X overhauls and indie darlings then January
Another year, another huge pile of excellent new vidya games sitting on Switch eShop. If you managed to play everything that caught your eye this year, we’re deeply envious! With so many great games, it was once again hard to keep up, even when many people found themselves with some unexpected free time in 2020.
Best Family Game is a returning category that celebrates games that provided wider accessibility to everyone in the family, whether you’re an adult, a child, or somewhere in between. Best Family Game isn’t neccessarily about a game being “easy,” but rather having a family-friendly veneer that everyone can enjoy together. From the magic wonder of
As 2020 goes kicking and screaming into that good night, we’ve rounded up some of the best games from the year that we didn’t end up covering. Check the Best Game You Missed tag for more. When Kirby inhales an enemy, he’s able to steal that character’s famous moves as well as a bit of