Tag archive for "Microsoft"

6 News

Halo 5: Guardians Features the Biggest Forge in the Franchise

Forge mode will be returning to Halo 5: Guardians, and this time it will be bigger than ever. 343 Industries invited five Community Cartographers to spend a week ...Read More

on October 7, 2015 10:51 PM
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Microsoft Holds Xbox One Fanfest in Brazil: Phil Spencer Praises Local Fans and Developers

Microsoft is continuing its tour of fanfests that is bringing the upcoming games for Xbox One around the globe, and today it was Brazil’s turn to host a Xbox One Fanfest ahead of Brazil Game Show. ...Read More

on October 7, 2015 10:07 PM
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See Microsoft HoloLens’ Mixed Reality “Game” Project X-Ray In Action; $3000 Dev Edition Application Up

During an event held yesterday dedicated to its devices, Microsoft introduced an exploration for mixed reality gaming for its HoloLens headset, named Project X-Ray. ...Read More

on October 6, 2015 11:37 PM
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Forza Horizon 2 Ultimate, The Escapists: The Walking Dead, and More Lead This Week’s Xbox Live Deals With Gold

Leading up to the fall, the holidays are always one of the busiest times of the year with tons of new game releases on the horizon, but there’s ...Read More

on October 6, 2015 11:02 AM
1 Galleries

Buy Xbox One from Gamestop, Best Buy or Amazon and Get NBA 2K16 for Free

Microsoft’s new Best Deal for this week is a good bargain indeed, especially for those considering both an Xbox One and the newly released NBA 2K16: ...Read More

on October 5, 2015 7:48 PM
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Check out the Countless Ways you can Customize the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

Change everything! Learn how to customize your Xbox Elite Wireless Controller with the Xbox Accessories App. ...Read More

on October 5, 2015 3:56 PM
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Halo 5: Guardians Developer Diary Videos Show Music, Foley and Motion Capture

Today 343 Industries released two developer diary videos on Halo 5: Guardians, coming exclusively to Xbox One on October 27th. ...Read More

on October 5, 2015 3:01 PM
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Microsoft Holds Xbox One Fanfest in Osaka: Fans Line Up for Two Hours for Rise of the Tomb Raider

Following the Fanfest event in Tokyo (named Xbox One Dai Kansha-sai, which means Xbox One Big Thanksgiving), Microsoft held a second one today in the second biggest Japanese city, Osaka. ...Read More

on October 4, 2015 1:41 PM
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New Xbox One Experience Invites Coming Every Day; Button Mapping Coming to All Controllers

Today Xbox and Windows Platform Director of Program Management Mike Ybarra had some news about what we can expect for the Xbox One in the near future. ...Read More

on October 4, 2015 12:38 PM
8 Galleries

Xbox One Exclusive Halo 5: Guardians – Watch how a Giant Mural in London Was Created

Halo 5: Guardians is one of the biggest releases of the fall, and Microsoft UK wanted to give it a suitably big presence in London. That’s why they commissioned a giant mural in Clarkenwell, East London. ...Read More

on October 4, 2015 11:28 AM
56 News

New Xbox One Experence: Fix Coming for Failed Update of Preview, Microsoft Provides Workaround

If you’re among the chosen few that got invited to the preview of the New Xbox One experience, you may have encountered a rather problematic issue that caused ...Read More

on October 4, 2015 1:56 AM
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Party Text Chat and More Features Added to Xbox Beta App for Windows 10

The Xbox Beta App for Windows 10 is getting more new features this weekend, and Cortana will be added to the Xbox One experience preview soon. ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 1:43 PM
43 News

New Xbox One Experience Preview Invites Rolling Out; Microsoft Explains Selection Criteria

If you are waiting to get your hands on the new Xbox One experience that will be released for everyone in November, and if you are a member ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 1:32 PM
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Respawn Entertainment Celebrates Reaching 10 Million With Titanfall

Vince Zampella, head of Respawn Entertainment, tweeted a picture celebrating the studio’s first game, Titanfall, reaching 10 million. Whether this is the amount of copies sold or unique ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 1:09 PM
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Halo 5: Guardians: Spartan Locke’s Voice Actor Change and Master Chief’s Reflective Visor Explained

Halo 5: Guardians is closing in to its release on October 27th, but you may have noticed that Spartan Locke’s voice actor was changed from Mike Colter (who ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 12:58 AM
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Halo 5: Guardians Live Action TV Commercial Explains Master Chief’s “Death;” Is Awesome

A few days ago Microsoft released a Halo 5: Guardians TV commercial shown the “death” of Master Chief. It smelled like media cover-up from a mile away, and in fact it was. ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 12:05 AM
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Microsoft Acquires Popular Physics Middleware Developer Havok

If you play games, you’re probably familiar with Havok, at least because the logo of the popular physics middleware appears on the splash screen of a large percentage of the games released nowadays. ...Read More

on October 2, 2015 1:23 PM
29 News

Microsoft Reveals 1TB Xbox One Bundle with Fallout 4 and a Backwards-Compatible Copy of Fallout 3

After a busy week filled with new console bundle releases from Microsoft, those looking forward to the megaton release of Fallout 4 this holiday season have a prime ...Read More

on October 2, 2015 10:34 AM
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Microsoft Reveals Two New Xbox One Bundles with a White 500GB Model and a Kinect-Focused Package

In preparation for the busy holiday months approaching, Microsoft has taken the week to unveil a slew of new console bundles and packages to appeal to every gamer ...Read More

on October 1, 2015 10:42 AM
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Xbox One Exclusive Forza Motorsport 6 Barely Missed the Top 20 in Japan; it Sold About 4,000 Copies

The Forza Motorsport series used to have a solid following in Japan back in the time of the Xbox 360. After all, Japanese gamers are serious petrolheads and ...Read More

on September 30, 2015 2:18 PM
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‘Splosion Man Developer Twisted Pixel Separates from Microsoft, Becomes Independent Studio Again

After a string of quirky hits like ‘Splosion Man and The Gunstringer, developer Twisted Pixel is breaking out on its own again after previously being purchased by Microsoft, ...Read More

on September 30, 2015 11:39 AM
44 News

Everything is Awesome in Xbox One’s Latest Holiday Bundle with The LEGO Movie Videogame

As the holiday season is fast approaching, Microsoft is preparing a big push for Xbox One in the coming weeks with a slew of new console bundles giving ...Read More

on September 30, 2015 11:02 AM
8 News

New Xbox One System Software Preview Coming; New Invites This Week – Scaling to “A Lot of Folks” Soon

The new Xbox One system software update is currently being tested to prepare for the brand new dashboard coming in November, and Xbox and Windows Platform Director of ...Read More

on September 30, 2015 12:53 AM
25 Interviews

Xbox Japan Marketing Manager Talks Xbox One in Japan, Exclusive Lineup, Scalebound and More

Masashi Inoue is a man with a challenging job. As the manager in charge of the marketing of the Xbox One in Japan, he has to push a product in a very difficult market. ...Read More

on September 29, 2015 12:42 PM
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Mortal Kombat X, Dying Light, and More Lead This Week’s Xbox Live Deals With Gold

Fall is here and along with it is the busiest time of the year for gamers, and while there’s plenty to look forward to with new game releases ...Read More

on September 29, 2015 10:18 AM
54 News

Xbox One 1TB Holiday Bundle Revealed

Following the announcement yesterday of a Rise of the Tomb Raider bundle for the holiday season, Xbox unveiled a new bundle this morning that packs some of the ...Read More

on September 29, 2015 9:23 AM
35 News

Xbox One Exclusive Scalebound’s Dragon Doesn’t Always Obey; Caused Platinum to “Rethink Everything”

There are quite a few games that have dragons, but normally you either fight them o control them. Scalebound is different, as the player doesn’t control the dragon ...Read More

on September 28, 2015 1:31 PM
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Rise of the Tomb Raider 1TB Xbox One Bundle Revealed; Includes Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition and More

Last week, Microsoft teased the reveal of several new Xbox One console bundles for the coming months and the holiday rush, with the first of which officially coming ...Read More

on September 28, 2015 10:21 AM
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Halo 5: Guardians TV Commercial Shows the Death of Master Chief

Wait, what? Master Chief died? I smell a media cover-up here.

Today Microsoft released a new TV commercial for Halo 5: Guardians, and it’s definitely interesting. It’s also quite beautiful and mysterious. ...Read More

on September 28, 2015 12:51 AM
16 Interviews

Microsoft’s Kudo Tsunoda Talks About Xbox One Holiday Exclusives, Scalebound, Japan and More

Yesterday Microsoft held a Xbox One fanfest in Tokyo, and the event was quite successful, with a rather packed venue of Japanese gamers trying out part of the upcoming line-up. ...Read More

on September 27, 2015 2:57 PM