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Out of Controller: A Cruel Xbox One Prank and Destiny Gets A Release Date

by Brandon Russell | December 10, 2013December 10, 2013 5:00 pm EST

Ashley Esqueda’s got your dose of gaming news every week on Out of Controller. On this week’s show, Ashley reminds viewers not to fall for that backwards compatibility “hack” for the Xbox One. She also talks about when Bungie’s Destiny will drop, and about the guy who bought a picture of an Xbox One on eBay. Our Let’s Play this week is from Peggle 2, which also happens to be the big new release this week — enjoy!

On This Week's Episode

Microsoft’s Major Nelson Warns Xbox One Users to Avoid Backwards Compatibility Prank

Microsoft’s Major Nelson, otherwise known as Larry Hryb, took to Twitter recently in order to remind everyone that “there is no way to make your Xbox One backwards compatible.” Nelson’s Tweet was in response to an image currently making the Internet rounds, promising folks backwards compatibility in six easy steps. Those who fell for the […]

Bungie’s Upcoming Shooter, Destiny, Gets A Release Date

Bungie’s hotly anticipated powerhouse shooter, Destiny, is scheduled to launch on Sept. 9, 2014. The company most well known for creating the Halo franchise first announced its next big multiplayer game back in February, and it was later revealed that the sci-fi shooter would be available for the Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4 and PS4. […]

Man Gets Scammed On eBay, Pays $750 for Xbox One Photo

A 19-year-old grown man from the UK, Peter Clatworthy, was recently conned out of $750 after he purchased what he thought was a Day One Xbox One. The deal went down through eBay, in which the listing was posted by a supposed reputable seller; the auction clearly stated it was for a photo of Microsoft’s latest […]

Let’s Play Peggle 2 – The Peg Slamming Fury of Berg!

Who would have thought that the Xbox One game I personally looked forward to the most would be Peggle 2? That’s what kind of sad, sick world we live in, my friends. Have no fear, however. Peggle 2 is, much like its previously released predecessor, a whole lot of fun to play. It’s also still widly addicting. […]

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Brandon Russell

Brandon Russell likes to rollerblade while listening to ACDC.