Category: Modern Gaming

Modern Gaming content

Mixer Vs Twitch

Streaming games is all the range these days and you have the choice of 2 apps to do exactly that on the Xbox one. So what are they? Let me introduce the newist streaming app first. Mixer Mixer is owned by Microsoft & was formerly known as Beam. It is built into the dashboard of your Xbox one & set… Read more →

Slime Rancher

I heard about this game about a month ago, a game where you’re on an alien planet running a ranch full of strange alien slime creatures & I thought it would be an interesting game.  Oh boy, was I surprised at this title. The general aim of the game is to collect and look after different alien slime creatures, as you… Read more →

A cool thing you can do with an Xbox one

I had one of those original Xbox’s tucked away in my living room, I currently use the Kinect to sign in on my Xbox one & most of the time I play games on my TV  on my sofa.

Recently I have been finding out what else it can do.

Have you got an Xbox one? Do you know you can do something cool with it & another Windows 10 device?

If you have a PC, a laptop or even a tablet running Windows 10 then you should be able to download the Xbox app which acts as a gateway to your Xbox one & the best bit is that you can stream directly to that device from your Xbox.   So here is my set up, a laptop/tablet combo I purchased a while back.


As a blogger I needed a reliable computer to work with, you know for running my blog amongst other things.  I never dreamt I could use my Bush Eluma 10.1 to stream games & do screengrabs from my Xbox one as well.  As long as you have a good Wi-Fi connection, you shouldn’t have too much trouble streaming your console to whatever you have.   Now that is cool if someone else wants to watch the TV.

Wannabe A Record breaker

For just over a year now I have been wanting to attempt to break a gaming record.  I got a copy of the Guinness world records book for gamers as a fathers day present last year; after reading it I realised that breaking a similar gaming record to some of the feats featured  in the book not only was possible… Read more →