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Alex Connellan

Alex is one of Gamespresso's editors, and a budding video game journalist from Australia. You'll find him writing up the latest news, features, and reviews, or just playing games. Add him on Xbox Live and Steam under 'Connellanator'.

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Over the last couple of days, rumors have circulated thick and fast that Microsoft introduced a clause to its Service Agreement that allows it to disable pirated games and illegal hardware it detects operating on Windows 10. This is flat ...

By Alex Connellan on Aug 17th, 2015
Destiny gjallarhorn

With Friday being the first day of Destiny‘s weekend, Xur comes to the Tower or the Reef to sell his Exotic wares to players in exchange for Strange Coins. Week after week, the quality of his stock varies, but ...

Destiny The Taken King

Destiny is a divisive game, putting it mildly. On one side of the coin, there are those who complained the game overhyped and underdelivered; on the other, there are those who have sunk hundres – thousands – of hours into ...

Crackdown 3

After Crackdown 3‘s impressive Gamesom demonstration last week, the topic on everyone’s tongue has been the possibilities of Microsoft’s cloud computing in future games – will they use it for Gears of War? For Halo?...

By Alex Connellan on Aug 12th, 2015
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Halo 5: Guardians’ debut multiplayer mode, Warzone, has been the highlight of recent gameplay demonstrations after its reveal at E3. Bringing together a mix of PvP and PvE gameplay, Warzone looks as if it’s a blend of almost every...

crackdown 3

The gaming world has been in a state of shock, surprise, and hype since Microsoft showed off a demo of Crackdown 3 at their Gamescom panel last week. In light of Crackdown 3‘s impressive Gamescom demonstration, many Xbox One ...

Destiny Prison of Elders Guardians

What is Destiny‘s Prison of Elders? The Prison of Elders is Bungie’s latest addition to Destiny alongside the House of Wolves. In what is essentially a horde mode, players must fight through 5 rounds of increasing difficult enemies,...

Batman Arkham Knight

It appears as though Batman: Arkham Knight will launch with up to 8 different Special and pre-order bonus Editions. In a world of retailer-exclusive DLC, pre-order missions and items, and console-exclusive content, it looks like gamers will...

trials of osiris

What is Destiny‘s Trials of Osiris? The Trials of Osiris is Destiny‘s latest PvP mode that launched with the House of Wolves expansion. The Trials of Osiris is gruelling because it offers a high-risk-high-reward scenario unparalleled...

Destiny Prison of Elders

What is Destiny‘s Prison of Elders? Alongside the divisive Trials of Osiris, the Prison of Elders is Bungie’s latest addition to Destiny alongside the House of Wolves. In what is essentially a horde mode, players must fight through...

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What is Destiny‘s Prison of Elders? Aside from Trials of Osiris, the Prison of Elders is Bungie’s latest addition to Destiny alongside the House of Wolves. In what is essentially a horde mode, players must fight through 5 ...

Destiny Trials of Osiris armour

How does Trials of Osiris change Destiny? When Bungie released Destiny‘s latest expansion, the House of Wolves, they included a new PvP event called the Trials of Osiris. Described as the penultimate in competitive arena gameplay within Destiny...

Destiny Trials of Osiris armour

Bungie surprised Destiny players last week when they released the incredibly sublime House of Wolves Expansion. Within the House of Wolves is the new PvP Event, Trials of Osiris, which rewards players based on how many games they can consecutively...

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Destiny was already an incredible game before the House of Wolves expansion arrived. From the Northern Lights in the Cosmodrome to the wonders of the Milky Way glittering in the night sky on the Moon, the developers at Bungie outdid ...

Destiny three guardians

When Destiny first launched, Bungie marketed it as an inherently social experience. Though many disagree, there are four character emotes that try to support that statement: sitting, greeting, pointing, and dancing. The last of these, as shown...

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Destiny‘s latest update for the House of Wolves introduced a new Ghost hidden in Earth’s Cosmodrome, as well as new enemies from the Fallen House of Wolves hiding in the opening segment of the game. New House of Wolves ...

Destiny House of Wolves Queen

Bungie yesterday released the latest Destiny patch in preparation for the House of Wolves expansion, which releases on May 19. The update contained many minor fixes, as well as some larger changes, that have Destiny fans pleased, which is...

Destiny House of Wolves expansion

Update:   There is also a new dead Ghost and some Fallen enemies from the House of Wolves that were added in the update. For a guide on where to find the new dead Ghost, see here.   Original ...

Destiny house of wolves queen

Bungie’s latest Destiny patch, which rolled out last night in preparation for the upcoming House of Wolves expansion, included many welcome changes, such as the re-introduction of the Queen’s Emissary Bounties and a variety of...

gears of war leak for Xbox One

Since the great Gears of War leak a couple of days ago, the internet has been up in arms over Microsoft’s reaction towards those who breached the nondisclosure agreement (NDA). One side of the fence suggests that those who leaked ...