Xbox Archive

18 June 2019


New Xbox specs, confirmed Project Scarlett games and all other next-gen Xbox details so far

We finally have some Project Scarlett specs and details, so here's what we know.

11 June 2019


Microsoft winds down adding new Xbox 360 back compatible games today

To focus on ensuring Project Scarlett plays 3000 Xbox One games, current back catalogue.

3 June 2019


GTA Vice City cheat codes: all cheats for PC, PS2, PS3, Xbox and mobile

All Grand Theft Auto: Vice City cheats for every platform.

31 May 2019


GTA San Andreas cheat codes: all cheats for Xbox, PS2, PS3 and PC

All GTA San Andreas cheats for every platform.

30 May 2019


Microsoft announces Xbox Game Pass for PC

Gears 5 and more headed to Steam, other stores possible.

24 May 2019

17 April 2019


Showtime's Halo TV series has cast its Master Chief

American Gods' Pablo Schrieber donning the helmet.

29 January 2019

27 November 2018

26 August 2018

21 March 2018

18 January 2018

12 December 2017

23 October 2017

9 October 2017

6 October 2017

4 October 2017

21 August 2017

30 June 2017

15 June 2017


FeatureThe E3 Bulletin: Thursday

Miyamoto! Crash! Zombies!

12 June 2017

16 May 2017

14 April 2017

18 February 2017


FeatureAll work and no play

In praise of video game rest.

7 February 2017

22 January 2017


Digital FoundryDF Retro: Halo - the console shooter that changed everything

The history of Bungie's brilliant shooter, its tech re-assessed, plus the best way to play today.

15 December 2016


The amazing story of how Lionhead silenced a troll who threatened the studio

"He kept quiet and he was a very kind polite boy after that."

17 October 2016

15 August 2016

25 July 2016

28 June 2016

17 June 2016


Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered is coming to PS4 in July

Quantic Dream's 2005 cult classic uncaged.

14 June 2016


Phantom Dust is getting an HD remaster next year

Not to be confused with the cancelled remake.

4 June 2016


FeatureThe Wind Waker inspired me to build a boat

And other stories of taking games too seriously.

20 May 2016


Speedrunner sets new world record for Doom... 3?!

Sprints through campaign in under 65 minutes.

13 May 2016

10 May 2016

24 March 2016

18 March 2016

13 March 2016


FeatureThe lost worlds of Lionhead and Bullfrog

From the archive: these cancelled projects offer insights into the ambitions of two great studios.

10 March 2016


FeatureA celebration of Lionhead's finest games

One of Albion's greatest legends.

24 January 2016


FeatureA different creed: the legacy of Prince of Persia: Sands of Time

What can one Ubisoft franchise learn from another?

18 January 2016

12 December 2015


Pick up 10 Double Fine games for £15.19 this weekend on Steam

Includes Psychonauts, Grim Fandango, Broken Age and more.

8 December 2015


Max Payne rating leaked for PS4

Another PS2 Classic on the way?

4 December 2015


FeaturePsychonauts 2 is really real, launches a crowdfunding campaign

Tim Schafer insists it will be "a scope similar to the first game".

2 December 2015


Jade Empire is free on Origin

Oh my god it's 10 years old!

21 November 2015


VideoWatch: Are we getting tired of re-releases?

It's this week's Eurogamer Show.

19 October 2015


VideoWatch: Aoife forces Johnny to play Final Fantasy X

In our new series, Late to the Party.

29 September 2015


Rare reflects on its lost Conker game, Gettin' Medieval

A canned Xbox online multiplayer shooter.

28 September 2015

23 August 2015

5 July 2015

21 June 2015

11 June 2015


Sir Christopher Lee dies aged 93

Lord Summerisle. Scaramanga. Saruman. Goodbye.

8 June 2015


Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee is coming to mobile

By the folks who ported Stranger's Wrath.

22 April 2015


Bill Paxton to play Jack Thompson in BBC GTA drama

UPDATE: BBC confirms plot, Daniel Radcliffe to star.

15 April 2015


GameStop to experiment with retro game and console trade-ins

Program to be tested in New York and Birmingham, Alabama.

9 April 2015


Daniel Radcliffe in talks to play GTA producer Sam Houser

In BBC drama helmed by Black Mirror and Misfits director.

1 April 2015


Microsoft mulled idea of giving away original Xbox free

"They were going to be the casual gamers' machine."

20 March 2015

12 March 2015

18 February 2015


Microsoft severs ties with Phantom Dust developer Darkside Game Studio

Studio allegedly closes, yet the game remains in development.

13 January 2015


Video: 11 actors and the game ads they'd rather forget

Featuring Spider-Man, Batman and, er, Walter White.

23 December 2014

16 December 2014

16 November 2014


FeatureHalf-Life 2: 10 years on

You remember, don't you, Mr Freeman?

2 November 2014


FeatureRetrospective: Jet Set Radio Future

From the archive: looking back at a series that helped inspire this week's big release, Sunset Overdrive.

20 October 2014

12 October 2014


FeatureThe man who made Conker - Rare's most adult game

From the archive: Chris Seavor on cancelled projects, the good old days and losing his rag.

18 September 2014

7 September 2014


Halo review

Eurogamer was 15 years old this week! Here's one of our most famous reviews.

7 August 2014


Mass Effect and KOTOR project director Casey Hudson leaves BioWare

"BioWare is as magical a place today as it was when I started."

9 June 2014

6 June 2014


World's largest video game collection is being auctioned off

Includes over 11,000 games and a title from Guinness.

28 May 2014


THQ sure left a lot of cool stuff in its former HQ

As shown by man whose work relocated there.

27 May 2014


Watch Dogs PC unplayable for many due to Uplay errors

"All the possible efforts are put into the resolution of this problem."

15 May 2014


GTA Trilogy comes to Amazon's Fire TV and Kindle Fire

£6.99 San Andreas comes with a £20 Amazon Coins credit

9 May 2014


Banjo-Kazooie, Viva Piñata packs headed to Kinect Sports Rivals

And Battletoads! Perfect Dark! Blast Corps!

6 May 2014


Halo Legendary speed run sets new world record

Single-segment run done in 1:38:57.

28 April 2014


Madden NFL 15 touches down in August

Trailer unveils creepy, uncanny rendering of Carolina Panthers' Luke Kuechly.

25 April 2014


Lucasfilm decrees the Star Wars expanded universe as non-canon

Includes every book, video game, and comic to bear the name.

10 April 2014

4 April 2014


Lorne Lanning explains his canned Stranger Arena multiplayer game

"You were doing multiplayer platforming and first-person shooting."

13 March 2014


Reclusive Rockstar accepts BAFTA Fellowship with speech

"We always try to bite off more than we can chew."

25 February 2014


And the new boss of Xbox is...

The former CEO of Nokia who is reportedly considering selling the games business.

5 February 2014


Microsoft Studios boss Phil Spencer welcomes new CEO

"He's been a good supporter of Studios and Xbox."

27 January 2014

16 January 2014


FeatureWhat Ian Livingstone did next

He's done Fighting Fantasy, Games Workshop and Tomb Raider. Now, it's time to teach.

20 November 2013


Ballmer: You can trust Microsoft with your privacy

Gates: No midnight launch for my kids - it's a school night!

17 November 2013


FeatureWhy Xbox failed in Japan

From the archive: the inside story on Microsoft's greatest ever challenge.

1 November 2013


Don't expect a new Project Gotham Racing game any time soon

"I don't think we would ever have three console racing franchises."

28 September 2013

25 September 2013

16 August 2013


Dying Light developer Techland opens new studio in Vancouver

Headed by Prototype 2's technical director.

6 August 2013

31 July 2013


FeatureFear is the path to the dark side

Obsidian on KOTOR 2 and what KOTOR 3 might have been.

16 July 2013


BioWare reminisces as KOTOR turns 10

"I remember one moment very clearly..."

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