Tag archive for "Microsoft"

11 Editorials

Xbox One Summer Update: Check Out Cortana and the New Features in Preview in Action

The first batch of features of the Xbox One summer update is currently being tested by preview members, but if you're not part of the program, you might want to see what they look like. ...Read More

on June 26, 2016 7:45 AM
4 News

New Xbox One System Software Update in Preview Fixes Store and Instant-On Mode

A new Xbox One system software update has been made available for preview members, numbered rs1_xbox_rel_1606.160620-1700, partlially fixing the store (while issues still remain on that front) and correcting a problem with the instant-on mode, that ...Read More

on June 24, 2016 12:50 PM
34 Editorials

Dads of War: How Fatherhood is Moving Kratos and Marcus’ Stories to Exciting New Directions

For over a decade, gamers have gotten to know God of War's Kratos as a vengeful demigod on a rampant journey of destruction and revenge. Likewise, Gears of War's Marcus Fenix has led the charge for humanity's ...Read More

on June 22, 2016 1:07 PM
2 News

Playdead Studios Offers LIMBO for Free on Steam; Available Today Only

With the impending release of their upcoming title Inside, developer Playdead was most well-known for their acclaimed, dark platformer LIMBO and its unique visuals, with the studio now offering a chance for players to experience the game ...Read More

on June 22, 2016 10:10 AM
1 News

Homefront: The Revolution, King’s Quest, and More Get Discounted in This Week’s Deals With Gold

It's the calm after the storm that was E3 2016 with the show having ended last week, and while you may be waiting for many of the show's biggest games to release within the next year (or ...Read More

on June 21, 2016 11:52 AM
25 News

New Xbox One System Software Update in Preview Brings Language Independence and More

Are you tired of having to set your location to an English speaking country on Xbox One if you want English language? The new System software update rolling out today for preview members finally solves the issue, ...Read More

on June 20, 2016 7:21 PM
99 News

Watch the New Xbox One S Unboxed by Microsoft’s Aaron Greenberg

The announcement of the new Xbox One S at E3 is now history, but if you want to see it in the flesh, you have come to the right place. ...Read More

on June 18, 2016 1:30 PM
56 News

ReCore: Check Out Some Lovely Gameplay of Keiji Inafune’s Latest Game

If you want to see a bit more of Keiji Inafune and Armature Studio's ReCore, you have come to the right place. ...Read More

on June 17, 2016 3:06 PM
43 News

Forza Horizon 3 Gets a Lots of Info on Customization, Variety, Gameplay and More

During Microsoft’s E3 live coverage, Turn 10 Community Lead Brian Ekberg provided quite a lot of information on the upcoming Forza Horizon 3, coming on September 27th for Xbox One and Windows 10. ...Read More

on June 17, 2016 12:05 PM
47 News

Dead Rising 4 Will Be Timed-Exclusive for Xbox One/Windows 10 PC; Coming in December

With this week's reveals at E3 2016, one of Microsoft's big announcements was the return of Frank West for the upcoming Dead Rising 4, which Microsoft has also confirmed that the title will be timed-exclusive to Microsoft ...Read More

on June 17, 2016 11:38 AM
129 News

Sea of Thieves Aiming For February 2017 Release

During Microsoft's E3 2016 press conference we got to see a brand new trailer for Sea of Thieves and some new gameplay, but we got no word on a release date. ...Read More

on June 17, 2016 7:52 AM
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The New Xbox One S Has a “Hello From Seattle” Secret Message Hidden in the Back

Apparently the Xbox engineering team loves to hide small Easter eggs on its hardware, as revealed today by Xbox Game Marketing Head Aaron Greenberg during Microsoft's E3 live coverage. ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 6:19 PM
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Xbox’s Boss Phil Spencer Talks Xbox One S, Xbox Scorpio and More: “We’re About Giving People Choices”

If you're curious to hear more about the new Xbox One S, the upcoming Xbox One "Scorpio" and Microsoft strategy with games, the house of Halo and Forza just released a video interview with Head of Xbox ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 3:58 PM
8 Rumors

Xbox Store Lists December Release Date for Dead Rising 4

Frank West is back after a bit of time away from the zombified spotlight for Dead Rising 4, and as the game's yuletide setting has signified, the upcoming zombie action game may be arriving just in time ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 10:19 AM
57 News

Xbox Boss Explains How Microsoft Plans to Make Xbox Consoles More Affordable for Consumers

A slimmer Xbox One coming August this year? A new, more powerful console Holiday next year? How can Microsoft expect consumers to be able to afford two new upgrades within a year of one another? Perhaps ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 6:52 AM
92 News

Phil Spencer Responds to Developer’s Worries About Supporting Both Xbox One and Xbox Scorpio

Game developers are quite rightfully concerned about the Xbox Scorpio. After all, supporting yet another console isn't exactly cheap. How can they build a game that takes advantage of the Xbox Scorpio's power and also make the ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 6:27 AM
79 News

Xbox Scorpio Is a New Generation but Will Remain Part of the Family, Says Xbox Boss Phil Spencer

Project Scorpio, the Holiday 2017 new Xbox which promises 6 teraflops of GPU power and announced during Microsoft's E3 2016 press conference, is seen Phil Spencer as a new generation to the Xbox One and PS4, but ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 6:12 AM
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Xbox Boss Proud of Showcasing Games with 2016 Release Dates; Says Microsoft Isn’t Being Bettered by Sony

During an interview with GameIndustry.biz, Xbox boss Phil Spencer defended Microsoft Studios against accusations that Sony is doing a better job at bringing titles to its customers. ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 5:59 AM
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Microsoft Exec Explains Why Xbox One Scorpio Was Announced Now, Talks Japanese Games, Kojima and More

During GameSpot's E3 livestream, Microsoft Game Marketing Head Aaron Greenberg talked about a variety of topics, including the announcement of Xbox One Scorpio, Kinect, Japanese games and more. ...Read More

on June 14, 2016 6:59 PM
52 News

Microsoft Denies Possibility of Xbox One Scorpio-Exclusive Games

Yesterday Microsoft Head of First Party Studios Publishing Shannon Loftis mentioned that whether there would be exclusive games for the newly announced Xbox One Scorpio or not was "up to the game development community." ...Read More

on June 14, 2016 5:00 PM
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ReCore Gets New Screenshots and $40 Pricetag; Collector’s Edition and Pre-Orders Revealed

As one of the marquee titles coming to Xbox One and PC later this year, Keiji Inafune's highly-anticipated release ReCore made an appearance during Microsoft's press conference at E3 2016, along with plenty of new information having ...Read More

on June 14, 2016 11:59 AM
33 News

Xbox One S Will Not Have Dedicated Kinect Port; Free USB Adapter Available from Microsoft

At the top of Microsoft's press conference at E3 2016 yesterday, one of the expected announcements was the reveal of the Xbox One S, a smaller, more compact version of Microsoft's console that will also seem to ...Read More

on June 14, 2016 11:30 AM
8 News

E3 2016: Microsoft Press Conference News Round-Up

With two new consoles revealed, We Happy Few gameplay, Gears of War 4 and the announcement of Dead Rising 4, Gwent The Witcher Card Game and State of Decay 2, Microsoft has certainly come back fighting with ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 8:14 PM
140 News

Microsoft Exec Unsure About Xbox One Scorpio-Only Games “Up to the Game Development Community”

Today, during the YouTube Live broadcast hosted by Geoff Keighley, Microsoft Head of First Party Studios Publishing Shannon Loftis gave more color on the upcoming Xbox One Scorpio. ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 7:36 PM
146 News

Ubisoft CEO Comments on PS4 Neo and Xbox One Scorpio: “Fantastic for the Industry”

Today, during the YouTube Live broadcast hosted by Geoff Keighley, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot shared a very positive outlook on the upcoming new consoles by Sony and Microsoft, PS4 Neo and Xbox One Scorpio. ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 6:41 PM
10 News

Xbox One S Now Available for Pre-Order at Amazon, GameStop and Microsoft Store

After today's reveal of the Xbox One S, the console has been made available for Pre-Orders. ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 3:36 PM
19 Galleries

Check Out the Xbox One S and the New Xbox Design Labs Controllers in Lovely Official Pictures

Ready for some console porn? After the announcements (here and here) at today's E3 press conference, Microsoft released a large batch of official pictures. ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 2:52 PM
515 News

Xbox One Scorpio Officially Revealed, 6 Teraflops and 4K Gaming Confirmed

After all the leaks and rumor, I doubt there is anyone that didn't see this coming. Towards the end of Microsoft's press conference at E3, Phil Spencer officially introduced the new Xbox One code named "Scorpio." ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 1:45 PM
13 News

Capcom’s Dead Rising 4 Officially Announced at Microsoft’s Press Conference

During Microsoft's E3 press conference, Capcom finally announced Dead Rising 4, that will be exclusive to Xbox One and Windows 10.

The game will come in Holiday 2016. ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 1:22 PM
2 News

Minecraft Introduces Cross-Play Across All Platforms, Texture Packs for Pocket Edition

Ever wanted to play with a friend on Xbox but you're stuck playing Minecraft on PC? ...Read More

on June 13, 2016 1:01 PM