Games & Hobbies
[LESS INFO] 127 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 02/11/11
Think being an intern on X-Play has all the makings of a dream semester? You might seriously reconsider after watching this orientation video that is mandatory viewing for all unlucky souls who are accepted into the program.
[LESS INFO] 245 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 02/09/11
Motion-control consoles tout fitness games to take your body to the next level, but are they the real deal? Watch Sara Underwood, Blair Herter, and trainer Blake Baietti test out The Biggest Loser, EA SPORTS Active 2.0, and Get Fit With Mel B.
[LESS INFO] 158 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 02/07/11
The latest Mortal Kombat entry will dismiss superhero guest appearances and return to its bloody fatality-tastic roots. Creative Dir. Ed Boon here gives Adam Sessler a preview of upcoming title's characters, tag team feature, and return to 2D gameplay.
[LESS INFO] 323 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 02/02/11
Before Adam and Morgan dole out the Golden Mullet Awards for the worst in gaming in 2010, they'll first need to retrieve the annual award from storage, which won't end up being such a simple mission. They'll even face an obstacle in... Cliff Bleszinski?
[LESS INFO] 81 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 01/28/11
Nathan Drake and the Uncharted series have upped the ante on how rich a gaming story can be, and Adam Sessler here talks with Naughty Dog Design Dir. Amy Hennig on how Uncharted 3 and the idea of an Atlantis in the Sands will raise the bar again.
[LESS INFO] 118 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 01/26/11
The latest World of Warcraft expansion, Cataclysm, has villain Deathwing the Destroyer returning to Azeroth and offers 2 new playable races, a new secondary profession, and a new rated battleground system. Morgan Webb has our review.
[LESS INFO] 53 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 01/24/11
Gears of War 3 has already generated plenty of spilled ink, but Blair Herter had a chance to ask Epic Games Design Dir. Cliff Bleszinki what he thinks are the biggest Gears 3 features that journalists have been missing.
[LESS INFO] 74 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 01/21/11
Lately, Attack of the Show has been getting all the attention with a dazzling new co-host and a dashing new set. We here at X-Play thought we too deserved a new ad campaign, but without any dollars approved for spending, we had to get a little creative.
[LESS INFO] 323 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 12/17/10
Star Wars: The Old Republic will be the largest Star Wars game ever and will feature PvP. Morgan Webb here visits with BioWare Lead Writer Daniel Erickson for a look at Gathering, Crafting, and Missions, and the Warzones these battles will take place in.
[LESS INFO] 320 VIEWS | ADDED 13:00:00 12/15/10
Morgan Webb reviews Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, the video game based on the movie of the same name, complete with Harry and Ron and Hermione, and wand for weapon, and even Xbox Kinect support.