Tag archive for "Microsoft"

18 Rumors

Xbox Games with Gold for April Leaked – Ryse: Son of Rome Leads the Charge [UPDATE: Confirmed]

Update: the leak has been officially confirmed by Xbox, that also released a trailer showcasing the games. You can check it out at the bottom of the post. ...Read More

on March 23, 2017 11:00 AM
32 News

Phil Spencer: Game Attach Rate on Xbox One Is “Great;” Talks Third Party Marketing Deals

Phil Spencer talks about game attach rate on Xbox One, and wonders why gamers care about third party marketing deals. ...Read More

on March 22, 2017 8:30 PM
52 News

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer Committed to Working with Japanese Publishers; Talks JRPGs, ReCore and More

Phil Spencer talks about his recent trip to Japan, Japanese games and first Chinese ID@Xbox title. ...Read More

on March 22, 2017 7:11 PM
46 News

Xbox Wireless Controller Tech Series Announced

Today, Microsoft unveiled the new Tech Series of Xbox Wireless Controllers, including the first in the series: The Xbox Wireless Controller - Recon Tech Special Edition, which is set to launch April 25, 2017 for $69.99 ...Read More

on March 21, 2017 12:36 PM
1 News

Resident Evil VII: Biohazard, Final Fantasy XV, and More Highlight This Week’s Deals With Gold

The latest Deals With Gold offer include plenty of discounts on titles like Resident Evil VII, Final Fantasy XV, Thomas Was Alone, and more. ...Read More

on March 21, 2017 7:37 AM
6 News

Xbox Insider Getting Several Feature Updates Starting This Month

Today, Scott Henson, Xbox Partner Group Program Manager, took to the Xbox Wire to announce that starting this month, Microsoft is rolling out several feature updates said to be inspired by feedback from select Xbox Insider members. ...Read More

on March 20, 2017 2:26 PM
2 News

Dead Rising 4: Frank Rising DLC Launches April 4, 2017

Today, developer Capcom and publisher Microsoft announced that Dead Rising: Frank Rising -- a piece of DLC for the game that sees Frank West become the newest member of Williamette's horde in an all-new single player story ...Read More

on March 20, 2017 11:54 AM
27 News

Gears of War Creator Cliff Bleszinski Talks Gears of War 4; Likens it to Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Gears of War 4, which shipped last year on Xbox One and PC, was the first brand-new entry in the series made internally at Microsoft after it acquired the series from Epic Games in 2014. It was ...Read More

on March 14, 2017 4:00 PM
2 News

Gears of War 4, Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, and More Highlight This Week’s Deals With Gold

Featuring discounts on titles such as Gears of War 4, Far Cry 4, and the Assassin's Creed series, this week's Deals With Gold is heavy on the action. ...Read More

on March 14, 2017 9:47 AM
48 News

Microsoft Clarifies Position on Full Nudity in Conan Exiles for Xbox One

Microsoft sends in a statement clarifying its position on the exposed genitals in Conan Exiles in view of the upcoming Xbox One version. ...Read More

on March 8, 2017 3:57 PM
3 News

The Witcher 3, Titanfall 2, and More Highlight This Week’s Deals With Gold

In this week's offerings on Deals With Gold, featured discounts include The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Titanfall 2, and many other deals. ...Read More

on March 7, 2017 2:47 PM
4 News

DayZ Creator’s Xbox One/PC Title Ion Ceases Development

DayZ creator Dean Hall's space survival sim Ion, originally revealed at E3 2015, is confirmed as no longer in active development by its co-studios. ...Read More

on March 7, 2017 2:38 PM
22 News

Voodoo Vince: Remastered Launches for Xbox One and PC on April 18, 2017

Today, developer Beep Industries announced that Voodoo Vince: Remastered is set to launch for Xbox One and PC on April 18, 2017 for $19.99 USD. ...Read More

on March 7, 2017 11:50 AM
228 News

Phil Spencer Talks About Trip to Japan: “A Lot of Dev Interest in Scorpio/Xbox One”

Phil Spencer is back from Japan, where he previewed new games and gauged the interest of developers in Xbox One and Project Scorpio. ...Read More

on March 6, 2017 6:39 PM
60 News

Phil Spencer Discusses Potential of a Pre-E3 Event for Project Scorpio

While no plans are currently in place, Spencer says he likes Xbox's E3 presentation to focus on games. ...Read More

on March 4, 2017 1:00 PM
208 News

Crackdown 3: Microsoft Details How the Cloud Enables a “Truly Massive Destructible World.”

Microsoft gives more details on how the Azure cloud will provide Crackdown 3 with more power for its physics. ...Read More

on March 3, 2017 2:13 PM
23 News

Microsoft Congratulates Nintendo on Switch Release with Xbox Achievements

With the launch of Nintendo Switch, Microsoft welcomes Nintendo back to the competition with achievements. ...Read More

on March 3, 2017 11:46 AM
1 News

Titanfall 2, Firewatch, and More Highlight This Week’s Deals With Gold

The latest Deals With Gold offers include discounts on Titanfall 2, Firewatch, and an EA Publisher Sale on Battlefield, EA Sports titles, and many more. ...Read More

on March 1, 2017 7:23 AM
12 News

Minecraft Sales Reach 122 Million; 55 Million People Play Every Month

In case you need any reminder of how much people love Minecraft and how successful it has been, today, Mojang and Microsoft announced that the series has sold 122 million copies, and has 55 million unique players. ...Read More

on February 27, 2017 10:19 AM
7 News

For Honor Tops the UK Sales Charts for Second Straight Week

The 8th week of the 2017 UK Sales Charts are in, and like the 7th week, Ubisoft's new IP, For Honor, is top dog, holding off Creative Assembly and 343 Industries' Halo Wars 2. ...Read More

on February 27, 2017 7:56 AM
1 News

Borderlands 2, Assassin’s Creed Rogue, and More Added to Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

Xbox One's latest arrivals for backwards compatible titles include Assassin's Creed Rogue, Borderlands 2, and many others for the week. ...Read More

on February 23, 2017 4:51 PM
7 News

Forza Motorsport, Attack on Titan, and More Highlight This Week’s Deals With Gold

The latest Deals With Gold offers for the week include discounts on the Forza series, King's Quest, Attack on Titan, and more for Xbox One and Xbox 360. ...Read More

on February 22, 2017 4:43 PM
37 News

Games With Gold for March Announced: Layer of Fear, Evolve, Borderlands 2 and More

Microsoft announces its Games with Gold offering for March 2017, coming with Layers of Fear, Evolve Ultimate Edition and More. ...Read More

on February 22, 2017 11:13 AM
359 News

Phil Spencer: “Gaming Is Not a Race Between Two Consoles;” Explains Why Xbox Didn’t Try Handhelds

Phil Spencer is going to Japan, but before boarding the flight, he had a few more words for the fans about competition and portable gaming. ...Read More

on February 21, 2017 2:06 PM
33 News

Phil Spencer Proud of Xbox’s Performance: “Good Games Shipping Are Positive for the Industry”

Phil Spencer takes to Twitter once more to interact with the fans, talking about the performance of the Xbox Brand and more. ...Read More

on February 21, 2017 1:01 PM
4 News

Xbox One Gets Limited Time Price Drop to $250, Just in Time for Tax Returns

Microsoft's latest promotion on Xbox One is once again bringing the system down to $250 on all Xbox One and Xbox One S consoles and bundles. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 8:59 AM
257 News

Phil Spencer Claims “2017 is Shaping up to be One of the Most Exciting Years Ever for Xbox Gamers”

Spencer lays out Xbox's 2017 lineup mentioning Project Scorpio, upcoming first party releases, and E3 2017. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 11:54 AM
20 News

Sea of Thieves Gets New Trailer for Alpha 0.1.1: Shows New Locations, Enemies and Charming Visuals

If you thought Sea of Thieves hasn't shown enough diverse locations so far, you're probably in for a surprise. ...Read More

on February 16, 2017 11:17 AM
0 News

Halo Wars 2 Celebrating Launch with Livestream and Giveaways on February 16

In preparation for the release of Halo Wars 2, Microsoft will be celebrating the game's release with a special livestream and plenty of giveaways. ...Read More

on February 15, 2017 2:01 PM
77 News

Xbox E3 Conference Date and Time Announced by Microsoft; Xbox FanFest Also Returning

Microsoft announced the date and time of its E3 press conference, alongside the return of Xbox FanFest. ...Read More

on February 15, 2017 1:20 PM