Scientists Use Kinect To Make Instant X-Rays And Freak People Out

Everything’s better with Kinect. Including, apparently, your insides. OK it’s not actual X-Rays, but rather a simulation using the Xbox camera to match a model in real time to your own movement. Apparently the effect’s so good at least one woman “gasped and covered her breasts, trying to shield herself from view”.


How Much It Costs To Mortgage An Xbox One And PS4 In The US

Video games are an expensive habit. And few things are pricier than being an early adopter for a next-gen console like the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One. So if you’re really itching to dive into some quality PS4 or Xbox One games, are you better off renting one system or the other and paying it off in instalments?


Spider-Man Is MIA On Xbox One, And Activision Won't Say Why

In a couple of weeks, Activision will release The Amazing Spider-Man 2, a game based on the movie. It will be out on just about every current-gen platform… except Xbox One.


How To Unlock The Secret Challenges In Trials Fusion

Trials Fusion is out now, and it apparently has a collection of hidden minigames, including a first-person maze, and Trials versions of Marble Madness, Angry Birds and… Tennis. Here’s how to find 5 of them.


Titanfall Was Almost Destroyed By Lawsuits

Before Titanfall was Titanfall, the mech-heavy shooter went through years of development hell. Crippled by a complicated lawsuit back in 2010, the folks behind the newly formed studio Respawn Entertainment worried for a long time that they might never actually make a game.


Kaos Hijacks Teaser For The Next Big Skylanders Game

Activision is planning to unveil the next big instalment in its wildly popular (and lucrative) toy-video game combo Skylanders next week at an event in New York City. In preparation, the series publisher sent out some invitations that show chief antagonist and evil portal master Kaos being his loveable dastardly self.


Dark Souls II Players Have Collectively Lost 13,051,713,397,869 Souls

That. That is a big number. I had to turn my phone sideways and everything to work that out. I don’t even know how to say it. The staggering figure is the combined souls lost across both 360 and PS3, and the result of some 252, 163, 804 deaths overall.


The Plants Vs. Zombies War Goes West With More Free DLC

Plants Vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare just keeps getting better and better. Today EA drops the free Western-themed “Zomboss Down” game pack, adding two maps, eight new characters and lots of new customisation items.


Xbox One Update Makes The Xbox One A Little Better

Microsoft is in the process of rolling out a new Xbox One update that, among some other minor fixes, addresses one glaring oversight.


Titanfall Expedition Map Pack Coming In May

Briefly: At the PAX East Titanfall panel, Respawn Entertainment announced Titanfall Expedition, a paid, campaign-continuing map pack coming to the Xbox and PC shooter.