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The official podcast of covering the latest from the Xbox world

The official podcast of covering the latest from the Xbox world


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The official podcast of covering the latest from the Xbox world








TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 112: Welcoming Activision Blizzard to the Microsoft family

It’s time for yet another instalment of our weekly podcast and there’s a rather huge acquisition that’s caught everyone’s attention in the world of gaming. Naturally, TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 112 focuses on the big news regarding Microsoft purchasing Activision Blizzard. We discuss the details, including which franchises are now under the Microsoft wing like Call of Duty, what this means for Xbox Game Pass in the future, and more. The team of Gareth, James, Paul and Richard also...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 111: The future of NFTs

Our first podcast of 2022 is jam-packed with gaming, film and TV discussion; featuring all sorts ranging from The Matrix Resurrections and The Apprentice, to Evil Genius 2: World Domination and Kena Bridge of Spirits. TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 111 also delves into the world of NFTs in a bid to understand what they are and what the future holds for them. Join Gareth, James, Darren and Richard for this week’s episode as they cover numerous other games including The Pedestrian,...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 110: The most exciting games of 2022

2021 is done, but 2022 is right here, ready to push gamers forward like never before. And there are a ton of games lined up for release across multiple formats throughout 2022 - but which are the most exciting? Well, in Episode 110 of TheXboxHub Official Podcast, we take a look. As always, full show notes are available over at


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 109: The Best Xbox Games of 2021

2021 is basically done and there have been a whole host of great games release on Xbox throughout the year. But what were the best? Well, we come together in TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 109 to discuss them. As always, full show notes are available over at TheXboxHub info: Main site:​ Twitter:​​ Facebook:​ Instagram:...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 108: The Best Indie Games of 2021

2021 is coming to a close and it's time to take a look back at the finest games which released on Xbox throughout 2021. Episode 108 of TheXboxHub Official Podcast does just that - focusing on the best indie games of the year. As always, full show notes are available over at


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 107: The Game Awards 2021 Special

With The Game Awards 2021 catching everyone’s attention this week, we decided to give it our full focus in TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 107. There were world exclusive announcements, reveals, and fresh gameplay for future games across a multitude of platforms. Oh, and a few awards were given out too. Tune in to hear our thoughts on everything that went down! Join Gareth, James, Richard, and William for unfiltered opinions and further insight on the following games: Sonic...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 106: Let Chorus hook you in

Despite being a fairly quiet week in the grand scheme of things, TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 106 still provides plenty of fresh opinions on the latest games. You can expect to hear opinions about the likes of Chorus, Beyond a Steel Sky, Path of Giants, and more. Furthermore, the Netflix series Arcane is on the agenda alongside Amazon’s The Wheel of Time and advent calendars. Plus, there’s a quiz! What else can you get the lowdown on from the team of Gareth, James, and Paul in this...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 105: Golden Joystick Awards Special

It's Episode 105 of TheXboxHub Official Podcast and this week the team run the rule over the Golden Joystick Awards 2021, chatting about the winners, the losers and the history of the awards as a whole. As always, games were firmly on the agenda too, with Elden Ring, Halo, Battlefield 2042, Exo One and Tandem: A Tale of Shadows all worked in. Full show notes are available over at


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 104: Exclusive Interview - Farming Simulator 22

With the release of Farming Simulator 22 on the horizon, we decided to harvest the details about what’s new in this latest instalment. That’s right, TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 104 features an exclusive interview with Kermit Ball, the Community Coordinator for Farming Simulator. It’s full of great insight and well worth a listen! Don’t worry if you’re after something else though, for there’s plenty more as the team of Gareth, James and Darren discuss the 20th Xbox Anniversary...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 103: GTA and Skyrim - are we really in 2021?

Episode 103 of TheXboxHub Official Podcast comes to you in the year 2021 - but you may not believe it. After-all, we've just seen releases of both GTA in The Trilogy Definitive Edition form and Skyrim (again), this time in line with the 10th Anniversary. Seems only right then that we chat about them... As always, full show notes are available over at TheXboxHub info: Main site:​ Twitter:...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 102: It‘s all about Forza Horizon 5

We’re well into triple figures but TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 102 is only focused on one thing - Forza Horizon 5. Join TheXboxHub’s finest as Gareth, Richard and Paul get to chat over the finest news, reviews, opinions and videos from the last week of the gaming world, with the release of Forza Horizon 5 right at the very top of the agenda. As always, full show notes are available over at TheXboxHub info: Main site:...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 101: Halo Infinite excitement and State of Play October 2021

It’s been an eventful week with PlayStation streaming one of their State of Play showcases and Microsoft dropping some gameplay footage for Halo Infinite. In TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 101, our trio of Gareth, James, and William share their thoughts on the Halo Infinite campaign as well as the games shown off by Sony. Expect us to go through everything from First Class Trouble and Little Devil Inside to We Are OFK and Star Ocean The Divine Force. There’s also plenty of chat in...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 100: Celebrating the century with Xbox giveaways

Episode 100 of TheXboxHub Official Podcast is here and it's time to celebrate. What better way to do that than by giving stuff away - and that's exactly what we're doing with game codes and Xbox Live Credit. Listen in to our 100th show as the team chat about all things gaming, what they've been playing in recent times, what they are looking forward to, and how on earth we made it to 100 episodes of this podcast... Enter our celebration giveaway -...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 99: EGX 2021 Special

EGX 2021, the UK's largest gaming event, is on and we're there, taking in games, games and, well, more games. In a stripped back version of the show in comparison to years gone by, join us in TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 99 as we talk through the games that have caught our eye from the EGX 2021 show floor. And if that's not enough, we've got a rather special exclusive interview with those behind the awesomely detailed Train Sim World 2 as well. As always, full show notes are...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 98: Tokyo Game Show 2021 Special

The Tokyo Game Show 2021 is well underway and so it’s only right that the TheXboxHub team delve into it for TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 98. We’re focusing on the Xbox and Square Enix showcases, with the Xbox Game Pass announcements really catching our eye. There’s also discussion about latest news elsewhere including GTA rumours, the huge amount of lines in the upcoming Starfield, and a dismal launch for eFootball 2022. Should you just want to know the ins and outs of games that...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 97: Nintendo Direct Special

As TheXboxHub Official Podcast fast closes in on the century mark, Episode 97 sees the team cover the recent Nintendo Direct presentation with a bit of a special. But don't think it's all about Nintendo - we cover some of the latest and greatest Xbox titles too, with Aragami 2, Operation Tango, BloodRayne, Struggling and The Artful Escape all front and centre. We also dip our toes into the world of PlayStation, mostly chatting about how the death loop works in Deathloop. As always, full...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 96: PlayStation Showcase September 2021 Special

Just when we thought it had all quietened down, Gareth, James and Richard of TheXboxHub are called to action for a jam-packed episode that’s almost entirely focused on what Sony has in store for us. Indeed, TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 96 provides insight into the latest PlayStation Showcase and offers unfiltered opinions on everything it delivered. We’re talking Spider-Man 2, God of War: Ragnarok, KotOR, Ghostwire Tokyo, Alan Wake, and more. All you have to do is get comfy and enjoy...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 95: Getting a handle on September‘s release schedule

We’re back with another instalment of our weekly podcast and, after seeing what the future holds thanks to Gamescom 2021, are ready to discuss the games that are already here. This means TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 95 features chatter about the likes of Psychonauts 2, Song of Iron, and Aliens: Fireteam Elite. As well as plenty of news, there’s also a look ahead to the imminent arrivals of interesting titles including The Artful Escape and World War Z: Aftermath. So, please enjoy...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 94: Gamescom 2021 Special

If you’re wondering about what went down during Gamescom 2021, then rest assured that this episode of our weekly podcast should have all the interesting topics covered for you. That’s right, TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 94 is a Gamescom 2021 Special, which touches upon many different announcements, updates and reveals from the various presentations during the event. Get ready for a discussion regarding everything from Halo Infinite and Forza Horizon 5, to Marvel’s Midnight Suns and...


TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 93: Pokémon delights and CoD Vanguard excites

While Gamescom 2021 is approaching swiftly, there are still matters to tend to before then including the hottest news and our thoughts regarding the newest gaming releases. You can expect TheXboxHub Official Podcast Episode 93 to cover the latest Pokémon presentation, the Call of Duty Vanguard trailer, rumours for Gamescom, and more. There’s also insight on The Vale: Shadow of the Crown, Twelve Minutes, Action Arcade Wrestling, plus a few other titles. So, relax and please enjoy our...