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Xbox 360: The Official Xbox Magazine Issue 2

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Issue 2 was dated November 2005 and was priced at £5.99

AccessEdit

Launch night party - 1 page (16)

Xbox 360 is upon us! Tattoo 02 December on your arm and prepare for a very exciting late night.

The world's greatest games are coming - 1 page (18)

The world's most damous game are coming to Xbox 360. Here's our pick so far...

Lite or loaded? - 1 page (19)

Which Xbox 360 package are you getting? The £210 bargain bundle or the power user £280 super deal?

The same... but better - (22)

This year's hottest games are coming to Xbox AND Xbox 360 - here's why the 'premium' ones on the white box are best...

Our man in Japan - Jonti Davies - (22)

Xbox 360 causes a stir at the annual Tokyo Game Show

Halo movie - our plots revealed! - (28)

Who needs Hollywood? Here are our Halo movie story ideas...

Download the future - (28)

We've seen the future, and its name is Marble Blast Ultra

So you like my new pad? - (29)

Xbox 360's design manager Jonathan Hayes on the design of your hands' new best friend, the Xbox 360 controller.

Make them faster! - 1 page (30)

Xbox 360's worldwide launch means we might not get one on launch day. Avoid disappointment - order it NOW!

Sports Access: John Terry; Extrovert - 1 page (31)

Green Light

FeaturesEdit

Welcome - 2 pages (4-5)

Contents - 2 pages (6-7)

Live Chat: Jazzy Jeff - 3 pages (34-36)

Producer, DJ and all round nice guy Jazzy Jeff tells us why he's so jazzed about meeting Xbox 360 and getting his hands on the launch games.

Messages - 3 pages (38-40)

Putting it all together - Gary Cutlack - 6 pages (44-49)

Okay, we've all got an Xbox 360, but can we set it up properly? We can now!

Buzzwords Bingo - 4 pages (68-71)

Boast to your friends! Baffle the elderly! Welcome to our complete technical guide to Xbox 360.

High-def solutions - 2 pages (102-103)

Three recommended Xbox 360 sound & vision systems to suit all budgets and living rooms.

Played it... Want it!Edit

Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter - Dan Griliopoulos - 6 pages (52-57)

Project Gotham Racing 3 - Gary Cutlack - 5 pages (58-60,62-63)

The Outfit - Oliver Welsh - 4 pages (64-67)

ReviewsEdit

Game Title Publisher Reviewer Pages Pg No(s) Rating
Perfect Dark Zero Microsoft Justin Thyme 6 8-13 9
Kameo: Elements of Power Microsoft Ben Talbot 6 74-79 9
Tony Hawk's American Wasteland Activision Gary Cutlack 2 80-81 7
Condemned: Criminal Origins Sega Martin Korda 4 82-85 8
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06 Electronic Arts Graeme Boyd 2 86-87 7
Call of Duty 2 Activision Dan Griliopoulos 5 88-90, 92-93 9
Gun Activision Gillen McAllister 1 95 7
NBA Live 06 Electronic Arts Graeme Boyd 1 97 6
Quake 4 Activision Martin Korda 4 98-101 8

Make it happen...Edit

Plan it - 2 pages (108-109)

Your packed Xbox 360 events calendar for the month ahead

Plan it - 2 pages (110-111)

Event reports and forward planning from the Calendar

Play it - 2 pages (112-113)

Your full guide to this month's all-new movie-packed DVD...

Play it - 2 pages (114-115)

Download the best of the new Xbox Live Arcade games - Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved, Jewel Quest, Outpost Kaloki-X, Crystal Quest

Beat it - 6 pages (116-121)

Build it - 4 pages (122-125)

Design a faceplate - 1 page (127)

AdvertsEdit

Edge Issue 157 - 1 page (96)

Official Xbox Magazine - 1 page (104)

Xbox World 360 Issue 33 - 1 page (106)

Other CreditsEdit

Community Editor

Ben Talbot

Art Editor

Curtis Phillips-Cozier

Reviews Editor

Dan Griliopoulos

Operations Editor

Vanessa Hards

Features Editor

Gary Cutlack

Website Editor

Graeme Boyd

Deputy Art Editor

David Jakes

Staff Writers

Gillen McAllister, Chris Warr

Issue IndexEdit

Xbox 360: The Official Xbox Magazine Index
Date Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Xmas
2005 123
2006 456789101112131415
2007 16171819202122232425262728
2008 29303132333435363738394041
2009 42434445464748495051525354
2010 55565758596061626364656667
2011 68697071727374757677787980
2012 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93
2013 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106
2014 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119
2015 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132
2016 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140          

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