Monthly Archives: March 2013

And The King of GDC Is…..

It has been an exciting week at GDC. Some amazing tech was on display and we got a few sneak peaks at what the future holds for the gaming industry. Since Xfire users like to compete, it is only fitting that we take some time to decide upon a “winner” of GDC. Criteria includes quality […]

Live From GDC with Xfire

  GDC is in full swing right now, and I am here all day bringing you the latest news from the gaming companies who have made it up here to San Francisco. Since the Game Developers Conference is just that…a conference for game developers, the bulk of what is being showcased has to do with […]

Mojang's Latest Creation, Scrolls, Enters PC Beta in April

The stratospheric success of Minecraft developer Mojang has been nothing short of amazing. A simple idea and an unwavering focus on the importance of independence have made the Swedish developer one of the most respected and well-known dev houses in the world, within a very short amount of time. Even though they could coast on […]

Battlefield 4 Expected to Use All-New Frostbite 3 Engine

Direct from Stockholm, Sweden, we have received reports that DICE will be making use of a brand new engine for the soon-to-be-announced Battlefield 4. First expected to use an upgraded version of Frostbite 2, news from the Swedish press, following a closed-door reveal, suggests that the developer will power BF4 with the all-new Frostbite 3 Engine. According […]

Watch Dogs "Security Footage" Shows How Aiden Pearce Rolls

The mysterious open-world tech thriller, Watch Dogs, has created a major buzz among the gaming community after being announced at E3 last year. Little has been said about the title since then, other than the fact that Ubisoft is putting a huge amount of resources and manpower into the game, and that it is being […]

Ask Xfire Anything: Answers Edition

Hello Xfire! You have asked the big questions, delving deep into the psyche of Xfire, and we have done our best to answer. Thanks to everyone who posted! Without further ado, this is the Ask Xfire: Answers Edition…. Q: I switched to Raptr two years ago. Why should I switch back to Xfire? A: (Mark […]

First Gameplay Footage for ACIV: Black Flag Sighted Off the Starboard Bow

Beware of sharks and drink your grog! Ubisoft has just released the first gameplay trailer for Assassins Creed IV: Black Flag. The latest entry in the AC series, Assassins Creed 4 transports you into the warm waters of the Caribbean for some plundering and treasure seeking with badass pirate, and main protagonist, Edward Kenway. The visuals are […]

DC Enters MOBA Space with Infinite Crisis

The increasingly crowded MOBA space has a new competitor, and it is bringing the firepower of the DC multiverse with it. Infinite Crisis, developed by Turbine (Lord of the Rings Online), is a free-to-play title that allows you to play as the greatest heroes and villains from DC Comics. “We are thrilled to bring Infinite […]

Blizzard's Huge Pax East Announcement Is….A Collectible Card Game?!

Blizzard has been teasing a big Pax East announcement for the past few weeks, and now we finally get to see what they have been working on. No, it is not the Titan MMO that everyone has been patiently waiting for the past two years, but rather Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, a WoW-themed F2P collectible […]

Old-School RPG Gamers Unite! Might & Magic X Legacy Revealed

One of the trailblazing series that put PC gaming on the map is back, with Might & Magic X Legacy. A first-person RPG, MM X Legacy was just announced by Ubisoft and Limbic Entertainment, with a nice little reveal trailer to give you an idea of what to expect. Watch it right here: According to […]