Formula 1 is one hell of a sport. I used to follow it when I was a kid and fell off it until recently. I would catch the odd race, marvel at another death defying crash and move on. This year however I have done things differently. Due to my brother being a massive fanatic for F1, I decided to give this season a real go, and thus far I have yet to miss a race. I now know all the drivers names, I have favourites (Verstappen – a 17 year old protege) and racers I despise (Maldonado – the ugliest man in F1 who also happens to be the most reckless). I know the tracks and I actually enjoy watching the practice and qualifying sessions. I could even tell you what DRS is and why Mercedes are currently dominating the season. Continue reading →
Welcome to the Expansion Pack, the Britxbox podcast. Released every second Thursday, we banter on Xbox news, what’s hot within the BXB community, and the games we’ve been playing: from the latest releases, demos and XBLA games, to bargain bin oldies. With Mark “Born2beSlicker” Lawson, Ben “Hallben” Hall and Richard “Colonel Red” Worrall. This week we discuss:
Other discounts available this week for Xbox Live Gold subscribers include 50% off Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on Xbox 360. There are also deals on various Need for Speed games on Xbox 360, and on add-ons for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Warframe on Xbox One.
This week also features a rather small Spotlight Sale for Xbox Live Gold and Silver members, with discounts on add-ons for AirMech Arena on both Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Remember the awesome Xbox Live Summer of Arcade promotion? It seems Microsoft is bringing that back for Xbox One with the Summer Spotlight.
From Wednesday 29th July to August 31st, every week will see a new selection of ID@Xbox games coming to the Xbox One store. This starts off with World of Tanks and Kings Quest, whilst the trailer hints at games like Octodad, Blues and Bullets, Magic Duels: Origins and lots more.
2K games have confirmed that Mafia 3 exists and will be debuted very soon.
Not much information was given but we expect to see the first footage and details on Mafia 3 next week at Gamescom where the official announcement trailer will be revealed on August 5 at 5am PT / 8 am PT / 1pm GMT.