I'm no doctor, but I'd wager the most difficult medical condition to treat is being dead. And yet it takes more than a nasty case of having died to keep these game heroes down. Join us now to fondly remember the times you died, but then got better, because you had too much to do.
Xbox exclusive Crackdown 3 is supposed to be out this month, but but for the four and a half years since it was announced, things have been quieter than a mouse with a hangover. So does Crackdown 3 really exist? Find out in Show of the Week!
Realism in games is all well and good, right up until someone dies of dysentery. That was the thesis of one of our recent videos, and a lot of you concurred, so here are your suggestions for the times you could have used a little less reality. Enjoy, and please, don't die of dysentery.
The Resident Evil 2 remake is a triumphantly gross and spooky return to the series' third person survival horror roots that sees Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield trying to solve the horrifying mysteries of Raccoon City's preposterous zombie-filled police station. Behold Resident Evil 2 Xbox One gameplay as Jane and Andy attempt to not end up as a zombie's lunch in the opening hour of the Resident Evil 2 remake on Xbox One.
The Resident Evil 2 remake is here, and Mike celebrates the launch by sending Andy off on a harrowing real life zombie experience. Buckle up for Andy's live action zombie adventure and Resident Evil 2 remake gameplay in Show of the Week.
In an open world where you can technically go anywhere but actually shouldn't, some games get creative, concocting in-world explanations for why you're being assassinated by psychic snipers for exploring. Others just stick a bunch of nightmare monsters in your path to crunch you senseless. Consider the times videogames did such things, to our horrified dismay.
The Resident Evil 2 remake contains some big changes to the way the game plays that are going to make things both easier, and harder for you. Join us now as we look at how the difficulty is different in the Resident Evil 2 remake, and stick around for more Resi 2 remake, coming soon.
Behold Mortal Kombat 11 gameplay in Show of the Week, in which Andy and I play Mortal Kombatants Sub Zero, Scorpion, Sonya Blade, Skarlet and Raiden, as well as new character Geras and toothy returning fighter Baraka. Keep an eye out in particular for Mortal Kombat 11 Baraka face-offing fatality, which is as grisly a study in facial anatomy as you could hope for.
Many a time we've spent a game acquiring precious items and equipment, then lost it all when the game ransacked our inventory - by means of a fussy elevator, quad bike crash, island shipwreck or, more often than not, throwing us in jail. Nightmare.
With Mortal Kombat 11 on the horizon, we've begun speculating what colour of ninja they will introduce this time. Because Mortal Kombat's history is as much characterised by its colour-coded ninjas as it is by people ripping out each others' spines. With that in mind, here are 10 ninjas from the Mortal Kombat series ranked from best ninja to worst ninja.
Andy and Mike try to master the Hitman 2 Escalation mission The Bigmooney Flamboyancy, set in Hitman 2's Miami level. Agent 47's now-iconic flamingo mascot disguise features heavily.
January is usually pretty quiet for new game releases, but we've got a couple of old game releases today: Hitman Blood Money and Hitman Absolution, both making a comeback as part of the new Hitman HD Enhanced Collection on Xbox One and PS4.
For between 5 and 30 percent of people, their left hand hand is their dominant hand. In videogames, left-handedness is even rarer still and caused not by genetics or brain hemispheres, but other, unexpected things. So welcome now, right- and left-handed friends, and please contemplate the reasons these game characters are southpaws.
Life was hard in the Old West. Gangs of outlaws roamed the plains, wild animals were everywhere, and everyone's teeth were terrible, if Red Dead Online is to be believed. For some folk, going totally hatstand was just their way of coping with the chaos of this brutal and unforgiving world, and it would be cruel for us to judge them for being weird and wrong. Cruel and fun, so let's get started!
We're sure an intelligent, attractive Outside Xbox viewer like you knows all about the big games coming out this year, but what about the smaller ones that might have escaped your attention? Here are 7 upcoming games for 2019 that you should definitely know about.
All hail 2019! In Show of the Week Andy and I ponder the new games we're looking forward to in the first half of the new year, such as the Resident Evil 2 remake, Devil May Cry 5 and Rage 2, then Mike and Andy scrutinise a fresh crop of YouTube comments from the Outside Xbox community. Please enjoy.
Sometimes a flub turns out to be an inadvertently good thing. So it goes with videogames, when a glitch occasionally evolves into a popular or at least hilarious feature. Consider these cases in games such as Civilization, Space Invaders, Devil May Cry and Grand Theft Auto.
2018 is finally over but how well do you remember what happened in those 12 months? Find out along with Jane and Mike as they take part in our quiz of the year just gone.
This New Year's Eve, why not treat yourself to the taste of cosmopolitan, well-policed Saint Denis from Red Dead Redemption 2, with the city's signature cocktail, the Saint Denis Sazerac? Watch on as we mix and taste the Saint Denis Sazerac from a recipe found in the game!
A mysterious visitation leads the Oxventure crew down an adventure hole to a town plagued by sinister disappearances. What the heck is going on in this spooky seaside burg? Find out in this first episode of A Fishmas Carol, an Oxventure in four parts.
Hitman 2's Isle of Sgail level takes 47 to the headquarters of the Ark Society, a cabal of the world's most powerful people who also like horrible drinks judging by the clubhouse's signature drink. Join Luke and Ellen from Outside Xtra, along with myself, as we mix this cognac and rum Hitman 2 cocktail, something we absolutely do not recommend you doing yourself at home.
It's the final day of the Oxbox Xmas Challenge 2018 and Mike could secure victory with his last challenge. But what will it be? And how will he do? Will we crown a new Christmas Champion today? Let's find out!
It's time for the penultimate Oxbox Xmas Challenge and Andy's up in a challenge of Mike's devising: achieve a speed of 60mph or over in the Peel P50, which he assures us is a car. Will Andy achieve this monumental feat? And why is the Peel P50 a thing? Find the answers to these questions and more within!
In Day 10 of the Oxbox Xmas Challenge, Jane takes on the mantle of Santa Claus in Hitman's Paris level, and must knock off the targets of the Holiday Hoarders contract while dressed as jolly old Saint Nick. Will she succeed? And will Christmas be ruined forever afterwards? Find out now!