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Best Xbox Survival Games to Play in 2018

Most games are made to empower players, but not survival games. This is a genre that prides itself on pushing you to learn its rules and follow them closely, with grave consequences should you fail. Here are the best on Xbox.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Strategy Games Available in 2018

Though it's a much more popular genre on PC, strategy games have still come to Xbox in a big way this generation. For fans of looking before you leap, the strategy genre is for you.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Turn-Based Combat Games Available in 2018

We've compiled the best turn-based combat games you can find on Xbox right now in 2018. If you're a fan of such strategic games and you've missed anything from this list, now's the time to play, before more genre hits arrive.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Metroidvania Games Available in 2018

Metroidvania games are one of the oldest in the home console library. That's how their genre name after all. Here's our list of the best Metroidvanias available on Xbox One in 2018.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Action-Adventure Games Available in 2018

There seems to be no genre of video game more played than action-adventure. There is simply a bevy of games constantly coming out for the genre. If you're looking for a good one to play on Xbox, start here.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Shoot 'em Up Games Available in 2018

What no one tells you about the shoot 'em up genre is just how helpful the Five Ds of Dodgeball can be. In the words of the immortal Patches O'Houlihan, "dodge, duck, dip, dive and... dodge" can go far in a shmup.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Third Person Shooters Available in 2018

If third person is more your style than first when it comes to shooters, there's no shortage of games to pick from on Xbox One. We've rounded up the best third person shooters available right now on Microsoft's console.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Simulation Games Available in 2018

What if our lives are just a simulation? For these poor NPCs, they are. Who wants to be the one to tell them? This is our list of the best simulation games available on Xbox in 2018. Farm, run a prison, escape one, or play God.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Platformer Games Available in 2018

You're just a hop, skip, and a jump away from genre greatness. Platformers on Xbox are well represented year after year, so this has been a very tough list to pare down. Need a recommendation? Start here!

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Adventure Games Available in 2018

The past several years haven't seen just a revitalization of the adventure genre, it's been nothing short of a renaissance. For fans of such games, there are now so many games to play. Here are some of our favorites.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Fighting Games Available in 2018

Fighting games can be among the most intimidating of genres. To be the best in such games, it feels like the hill one must climb is especially steep. Here are our favorite hills to climb in the genre. Round one . . . fight!

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox First Person Shooters Available in 2018

First person shooters make up one of the most frequently visited genres in video games. From Randian dystopias deep under the Atlantic to future wars fought with gigantic mechs, here's a look at the best of the genre on Xbox.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Family Games Available on Xbox One in 2018

Looking for video games to play with your kids, siblings, parents, or weird uncles? Look no further! We've compiled the best family games to play together, whether you're playing pass the controller or jumping into splitscreen.

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Stealth Games Available in 2018

Just as 2018 snuck up on all of us, so too do the protagonists in these stealth games. Inside are the best stealth games available in 2018 on your Xbox One. Put on your darkest pants and find the nearest shadow!

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox One X Enhanced Games

The Xbox One X has arrived. By the time some of you read this, you'll already be playing in native 4K with 60 FPS, HDR, faster load times, and more. But what should you prioritize when those 4K patches download?

Posted 5 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Horror Games Available in 2017

2017 saw several memorable horror games release on Xbox One. From early favorite Resident Evil 7 to the nauseatingly nerve-racking Outlast II, here's some of our favorites from this year and years previous.

Posted 5 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox RPGs Available in 2017

Role-playing games are often the biggest and deepest games available on Xbox One. The genre is famous for its lore, characters, and epic stories. Here are our picks for the very best RPGs to be found on Xbox One as of 2017.

Posted 5 years ago by Mark Delaney