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Xbox World
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Launch Editor

Pat Garratt

Company

Computec Media
Future Publishing

ISSN

First Issue

April 2003

Final Issue

February 2013

Total Issues

126

Xbox World became Xbox World 360 at issue 31 to emphasize the shift in focus from the original Xbox to the Xbox 360. After a redesign at issue 109, it returned to its original name of Xbox World.

On the 13th November 2012 Future Publishing announced Xbox World was to close. See here

EditorsEdit

Pat Garratt

Tim Weaver

Andy Hartup as Associate Editor

Daniel Dawkins as Editor in Chief

WritersEdit

Please see here for a list of writers who are credited with writing articles or reviews in Xbox World.

StatsEdit

Circulation FiguresEdit

Year Jan-Jun Jul-Dec
2009 25,874
2010 23,061
2011 20,738

ReviewsEdit

See here for a list of games reviewed by Xbox World.

Issue Reviews Avg Score Highest Score Highest Scoring Game Lowest Score Lowest Scoring Game
1 13 7.2 10 Soul Calibur 2 4 Kung-Fu Chaos
2 12 7.1 9 MotoGP 2, Dead or Alive 3 6 Godzilla, State of Emergency, X-Men 2 ,Spider-Man
3 13 6.8 9 Return to Castle Wolfenstein 4 Dakar 2
5 6 6.2 9 Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 5 The Great Escape,
Pro Cast Sports Fishing,
Pro Beach Soccer
97 13 77% 92% Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 28% Quantum Theory
98 17 67% 95% Rock Band 3 35% MySims: Sky-Heroes
99 39 59% 90% Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit,
Fable III
9% MorphX
105 8* 67% 92% Portal 2 50% Rio
106 8* 67% 91% DiRT 3 29% Thor: God of Thunder
107 7* 57% 79% Dungeon Siege III 34% Duke Nukem Forever
108 8* 58% 72% UFC Personal Trainer 30% Call of Juarez: The Cartel
109 9 7.2 9.4 Deus Ex: Human Revolution 3.8 Dead Block
110 16 7.2 9.2 FIFA 12 3.7 Bodycount
111 17 7.1 9.6 Batman: Arkham City, Forza Motorsport 4, Dark Souls 2.3 The Cursed Crusade
112 9.5 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim 4.3 The Adventures of Tintin: The Game
125 14 6.5 9.0 Hitman: Absolution,
Forza Horizon
1.5 Naughty Bear: Panic in Paradise
126 9 7.5 9.5 The Walking Dead 4.3 Planets Under Attack

 * Only retail games are included due to a different scoring method for XBLA reviews.

Other InfoEdit

Issue Cover Date Release Date Pages Price Editor/Associate Publisher
1 N/A 17 April 2003 132 £3.99 Pat Garratt Computec
2 N/A 22 May 2003 132 £3.99 Pat Garratt Computec
3 N/A 19 June 2003 116 £3.99 Pat Garratt Computec
4 N/A 17 July 2003 Pat Garratt Computec
5 N/A August 2003 116 £3.99 Pat Garratt Computec
6 11 September 2003
105 July 2011 10 May 2011 132 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
106 August 2011 7 June 2011 132 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
107 September 2011 5 July 2011 124 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
108 October 2011 4 August 2011 116 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
109 November 2011 1 September 2011 132 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
110 December 2011 29 September 2011 132 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
111 Christmas 2011 25 October 2011 132 £4.99 Tim Weaver Future
112 January 2012 16 November 2011 132 £4.99 Andy Hartup Future
113 February 2012 14 December 2011 £4.99 Andy Hartup Future
125 January 2013 14 November 2012 116 £4.99 Andy Hartup Future
126 February 2013 12 December 2012 116 £4.99 Andy Hartup Future

Issue IndexEdit

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