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Xbox Games With Gold for August 2018

Xbox Games With Gold for August 2018
Published by: forahobby on Friday, August 03, 2018
Tagged: Gaming, Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Xbox One,

August 2018's Games with Gold lineup for Xbox One includes: Forza Horizon 2 and For Honor. For Xbox 360 owners (and through Xbox One backward compatibility), August kicks off with Dead Space 3, followed by Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two. August's lineup provides over $119 dollars in value and up to 4000 in gamerscore.

August 2018's Free Xbox Games With Gold Now Available

On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Forza Horizon 2 Standard – 10th Anniversary Edition ($19.99 ERP) for free during the month of August. FOR HONOR Standard Edition ($59.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from August 16th to September 15th.

On Xbox 360, starting August 1st, Dead Space 3 ($19.99 ERP) will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through August 15th. Then on August 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two ($19.99 ERP) for free through August 31st.

Dead Space 3 Disney Epic Mickey 2

*Titles are available as free downloads for qualifying Xbox Live Gold members in all markets where Xbox Live is available. Some regions may offer different titles depending on market availability.

For more information on all of the games mentioned, please check out all of our Xbox One and Xbox 360 coverage via the Xbox Games list on XONEHQ/360HQ, and don't forget to follow us on Twitter, YouTube, Google+ and Facebook for all of the latest Xbox news, previews, upcoming Xbox One games release dates, Xbox screenshots & wallpapers, Xbox One Video Game Trailers, ID@Xbox games, Xbox Achievements and Games with Gold updates.


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Xbox Games With Gold for July 2018 - July's Free Xbox Games

Xbox Games With Gold for July 2018 - July's Free Xbox Games
Published by: forahobby on Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Tagged: Gaming, Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Xbox One,

July 2018''s Games with Gold lineup for Xbox One includes:
Assault Android Cactus and Death Squared. For Xbox 360 owners (and through Xbox One backward compatibility), July kicks off with Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, followed by Tom Clancy''s Splinter Cell Conviction. July''s lineup provides over $64 dollars in value and up to 3400 in gamerscore.

Xbox Live Games with Gold for July 2018

On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Assault Android Cactus (normally $14.99 ERP) for free during the month of July. Death Squared (normally $14.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from July 16th to August 15th.

Assault Android Cactus Xbox One Death Squared Xbox One

On Xbox 360, starting July 1st, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown (normally $14.99 ERP) will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through July 15th. Then on July 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Splinter Cell Conviction ($19.99 ERP) for free through July 31st.

Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown Xbox 360 Splinter Cell Conviction Xbox 360

See last month’s Games With Gold here.

*Titles are available as free downloads for qualifying Xbox Live Gold members in all markets where Xbox Live is available. Some regions may offer different titles depending on market availability.


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June 2018 Games With Gold On Xbox One & Xbox 360

June 2018 Games With Gold On Xbox One & Xbox 360
Published by: forahobby on Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Tagged: Gaming, Live Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Xbox One,

Play together with Xbox Live Gold. June's 2018 Games with Gold lineup for Xbox One includes: Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia and SMITE (Gold Bundle). For Xbox 360 owners (and through Xbox One backward compatibility), June kicks off with Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, followed by LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues. June's lineup provides over $159 dollars in value and up to 6630 in gamerscore.

During the month of June, Xbox Live Gold members will receive four new free games – two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360 – as part of the Games with Gold program. Both Xbox 360 titles are playable on your Xbox One with Backward Compatibility.

On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia (normally $9.99 ERP) for free during the month of June. SMITE: Gold Bundle ($99.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from June 16th to July 15th.

On Xbox 360, starting June 1st, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (normally $29.99 ERP) will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through June 15th. Then on June 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download LEGO Indiana Jones 2 ($19.99 ERP) for free through June 30th.

See last month’s Games With Gold here.

For more information on any of the games listed, please check out all of our Xbox coverage via the Xbox Games database and don't forget to follow us on Twitter, YouTube, Google+ and Facebook for all of the latest Xbox news, previews, Upcoming Xbox One Games, release dates, Xbox Screenshots and wallpapers, Xbox One Videos and gameplay, ID@Xbox games, Xbox Achievements and Games with Gold updates.

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Getting the Better of your Online Opponent

Getting the Better of your Online Opponent
Published by: forahobby on Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Tagged: Gaming, Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Xbox One,

Whatever your game, playing online takes practice and perseverance to get the better of the other players. Youngsters will more often than not learn the physical moves a bit quicker, but there is no reason that older players can't work it out and be just as effective in competition.

Getting the Better of your Online Opponent

Being competitive is what playing these games is all about and if you don't know how to improve your play, then the games will lose your interest very quickly. It doesn't matter whether you want to play at the highest level or just against your mates, winning is why we play games.

However, whether it be the first-person shooter (FPS) games or online poker, without any help, it can take a long time to master the tricks of the trade. But, there are tips which can help you speed up your improvement. Below we've outlined a short list of hints and tricks that should help anyone wanting to get better at winning.

Starting the Game

If you're a complete newbie to online FPS game-playing then, first of all, familiarize yourself with the controls. Only a few years ago, controls were easy to master…there were only one or two buttons. Today's controllers have a multitude of buttons (up to ten!), and some of them are multi-functional in some games. So, firstly work out what they all do and learn the mix combinations. It's worth remembering that there are quite a few variations on a game controller as well - the Sony PlayStation Dualshock 4, the Microsoft Xbox One Controller, the Razer Sabretooth, the Logitech, the Nyki 80660 etc. might all look similar but they all their devotees who revel in the minor differences. Whatever your tool, learn to use it like it was part of you. Only practice will do.

Learn the Easy Way

Whatever game you want to play competitively, always start on the easiest difficulty. With first-person shooter games, this will mean that everything will be slower and you'll get to see and learn the mechanics of the game. Practice hard until you're comfortable before moving to the intermediate and then harder difficulties. There is no rush and if you haven't mastered one element, then keep practising it before you move on.

If online poker is your chosen game, then it is important that you start at the low-stakes tables. There are two very good reasons; firstly, you're not going to be taken for lots of money by the more experienced players on a high stakes table, and secondly, you're more likely to be playing with other relative newbies who are learning the game like you. You're all going to make mistakes, but at least the losses won't be so high. Even if you are new to the game, you need to be careful you don’t display any of the classic online poker tells, they can leave you as a target for those that know what to look for.

Patience

The younger you are then it is likely that you'll possess less of this valuable asset. As they say, ''Rome wasn't built in a day''. No one became an online sharpshooter overnight, and no one won the World Series of Poker without having spent many hours learning the game and exercising lots of patience. With FPS games, there is a lot to learn - work out the geography of the game, understand your weapons (rate of fire, distance etc.). With games like Battlefield and Call of Duty, knowing the lay of the land is vital if you're ever going to be good at them. With poker, you'll need to understand the timing of opponents moves and what they mean considering the state of play and how that opponent might have played before. Learn to recognise when an opponent is using the pre-action check or fold button. Learn how an opponent’s avatar name can give away his style of play or his age - which again can dictate the way he or she will play.

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5 Best Xbox Casino Games You Should Try

5 Best Xbox Casino Games You Should Try
Published by: forahobby on Monday, May 21, 2018
Tagged: Gaming, Xbox 360, Xbox One,

The internet has taken casino gaming to a new level. Casino players don’t have to participate in traditional in-land casinos; they can play in online casinos or even participate in virtual casino games. Virtual casinos come with the convenience of providing free and real money play anywhere and at any given moment.

5 Best Xbox Casino Games You Should Try

The popularity of casino games is increasing immensely as more players are joining 1 minimum deposit casinos. Most of these games are accessible to smartphones, making players stay away from personal computers. However, developers have continued creating games for consoles such as Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PlayStation.

Justlike in real casino games where players are offered like virtual games provide bonuses in terms of rewards to the players. These rewards are unlocked as the player keeps winning.

In Xbox consoles, players are offered advanced graphics games. They can also add some extra money to their pockets once they decide to play real cash tournaments. This article covers the best five games available in Xbox that you should try.

  1. Pure Hold’em

Pure Hold’em is an impressive and easily accessible game developed byVooFoo Studios. A player can compete in a tournament with up to 8 players. The indulgent can be found in Xbox One and provides full online multiplayer support. It consists of six different tables, starting with the Joker’s table and ending with the Master's table. The skills and determination required in each table exceed the previous table. This means that a player gets a chance to develop their winning strategy with each table. A player increases the credit with each win to reach the final table- the Master's table. At this point, they are given special status like VIP in real casinos.

The game depicts real poker game: the higher a player stakes, the higher the winnings. It also gives players an added experience to play in real casino games.


  1. World Series of Poker: Full House Pro

The famous World Series of Poker partnered with Microsoft to create this amazing, free-to-use casino game. The game features personalized features for a player’s profile. Players receive free credits at the start of the game which is used to play and climb the leaderboard. Once they are at the top, they are accorded royalty statuses or VIP rewards.


Different levels of the game increase the player’s knowledge to play like a pro, as the title tells. A player can transform this knowledge in playing games. This game features real competitors around the world. A player also gets access to real commentators, Lon McEachern and Norman Chads.


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Free Games With Gold For May 2018

Free Games With Gold For May 2018
Published by: forahobby on Friday, April 20, 2018
Tagged: Gaming, Live Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Xbox One,

For the month of May, Xbox Live Gold members will receive four new free games – two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360 – as part of the Games with Gold program. You can play both Xbox 360 titles on your Xbox One with Backward Compatibility.

Games with Gold May (2018)

Play together with Xbox Live Gold. May's 2018 Games with Gold lineup for Xbox One includes: Super Mega Baseball 2 and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. For Xbox 360 owners (and through Xbox One backward compatibility), May kicks off with Sega Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage, followed by Vanquish. May's Games with Gold lineup provides over $79 dollars in value and up to 3400 in gamerscore.

On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Super Mega Baseball 2 for free during the month of May. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be available as a free download from May 16th to June 15th.

On Xbox 360, starting May 1st, Streets Of Rage will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through May 15th. Then on May 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Vanquish for free through May 30th.

See last month’s Games With Gold here

For more information on all of the games mentioned, please check out all of our Xbox coverage via the Xbox Games database and don't forget to follow us on Twitter, YouTube, Google+ and Facebook for all of the latest Xbox news, previews, Upcoming Xbox One Games, release dates, Xbox Screenshots and wallpapers, Xbox One Videos and gameplay, ID@Xbox games, Xbox Achievements and Games with Gold updates.

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