News items tagged with microsoft

Xbox Super Sale Starts With Big Deals, Discounts

Xbox Super Sale Starts With Big Deals, Discounts

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 46shares Amazon Prime Day has come to a close, but that doesn’t mean gamers are done spending money just yet. Shoppers who have any disposable inco...

By Denny Connolly on 22 July 2019
Sea of Thieves Achievement Took 2,000 Hours to Complete

Sea of Thieves Achievement Took 2,000 Hours to Complete

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Earlier this year, Rare and Microsoft released Sea of Thieves, a sandbox pirate adventure title where players could group up and sail toget...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 July 2019
Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Microsoft releases a list of console exclusive games coming to Xbox in 2016, including Crackdown 3, Gears of War 4, Halo Wars 2, Quantum Br...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2019
Microsoft Wanted Halo: Master Chief Collection on PS4

Microsoft Wanted Halo: Master Chief Collection on PS4

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 8shares In recent years, Microsoft has shown a desire to spread its reach as far as possible, releasing its once-Xbox One exclusives on PC, bringin...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2019
Cuphead DLC Trailer Released, Delayed to 2020

Cuphead DLC Trailer Released, Delayed to 2020

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares Last year, Studio MDHR announced that its critically acclaimed run and gun game Cuphead would receive post-launch support in the form of a...

By William Parks on 20 July 2019
Halo: Reach Beta 'Flight' Testing Starting Soon

Halo: Reach Beta 'Flight' Testing Starting Soon

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares Despite Halo Infinite being a spotlight for Xbox at E3 2019, it’s Halo: Reach that franchise fans may be most excited for. In March, earlie...

By Rory Young on 20 July 2019
Xbox One New IP in 2016

Xbox One New IP in 2016

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Head of Xbox Phil Spencer takes to Twitter to boast about the slew of new IP coming to Xbox One next year, and confirms that some titles ha...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2019
Inside Review

Inside Review

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Inside builds on every strength of Playdead’s Limbo, while also delivering a compelling yet haunting world filled with smart puzzles and i...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 July 2019
Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Cuphead has sold over 300,000 copies on PC and is likely just as big a success on Xbox One. The difficult retro run and gun is a bona fide...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 July 2019
Halo Wars 2 SDCC Panel Reveals Story Vidoc

Halo Wars 2 SDCC Panel Reveals Story Vidoc

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares San Diego Comic Con 2016’s Halo Wars 2 panel features a new Story Vidoc with a closer look at the strategy game’s antagonist, Atriox, and T...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2019
Halo Wars 2 Gets Brand New Trailer At The Game Awards

Halo Wars 2 Gets Brand New Trailer At The Game Awards

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Microsoft provides The Game Awards viewers a new trailer for Halo Wars 2, which offers gamers a glimpse into the events leading up the acti...

By Boston Blake on 18 July 2019
Cuphead Sells More Than 300,000 Copies on Steam

Cuphead Sells More Than 300,000 Copies on Steam

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Ever since Cuphead debuted with its launch last week, a plethora of fans of Studio MDHR’s run and gun indie shooter have been singing its p...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 July 2019
Cuphead Rolls In With New DLC Trailer

Cuphead Rolls In With New DLC Trailer

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares When Studio MDHR released Cuphead after years of fine-tuning and fan hype, few could have predicted the overwhelmingly positive reaction th...

By John Jacques on 17 July 2019
Next Xbox More Powerful than PS5, Says Second Source

Next Xbox More Powerful than PS5, Says Second Source

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares After PlayStation 5 architect Mark Cerny officially confirmed the console’s existence and teased its specs, journalist Ainsley Bowden, citi...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 July 2019
Gears 5 Reveals New Multiplayer Map Training Grounds

Gears 5 Reveals New Multiplayer Map Training Grounds

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares Like many multiplayer-focused game series, the Gears of War franchise has long been part of the map design discussion for its uniquely symm...

By Brandon McIntyre on 17 July 2019
‘Fez’ Patch Removed by Microsoft After Problems Arise

‘Fez’ Patch Removed by Microsoft After Problems Arise

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Sometimes the road to perfection is paved with good intentions, but every once in a while those good intentions spawn some pretty nasty r...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 July 2019
Gears 5 Boss Corrects the Record on Smoking Censorship

Gears 5 Boss Corrects the Record on Smoking Censorship

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 99shares The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson took to Twitter to correct the record regarding a controversy stemming from the decision not to in...

By Rory Young on 17 July 2019
Gears 5 Removes Smoking References

Gears 5 Removes Smoking References

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2.9Kshares Update 7/13: The Coalition’s Rod Fergusson has now said that Gears 5 never had smoking at all, and so it wasn’t “removed” from the game...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 July 2019
Microsoft Patent Hints at Joy Con Style Controllers

Microsoft Patent Hints at Joy Con Style Controllers

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 165shares The Nintendo Switch is known for its unique Joy Con controllers that can actually detach from the system. Few have attempted to replicate...

By Brandon McIntyre on 17 July 2019
Halo Wars 2 Has New Actors

Halo Wars 2 Has New Actors

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares 343 Industries explains the reasons behind the recasting of important characters, stating that changes have been made for ‘both casting and...

By Rob Gordon on 16 July 2019
Could Gears of War Get A Halo Wars-Inspired Spin-Off?

Could Gears of War Get A Halo Wars-Inspired Spin-Off?

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares We spoke to Dan Ayoub about Halo Wars and the possibility of seeing a Gears of War version of the popular RTS spin-off – learning that it h...

By Riley Little on 16 July 2019
Indie Developers React To Xbox One Self-Publishing

Indie Developers React To Xbox One Self-Publishing

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 16shares In a long string of retractions, Microsoft has recently reversed another policy, likely due to enormous backlash from gamers, critics an...

By Curt Hutson on 15 July 2019
Rumor: Streaming-Only Xbox in Development

Rumor: Streaming-Only Xbox in Development

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 285shares Thurrott writer Brad Sams has proven in the past that he has insider knowledge of Microsoft and Xbox, with his reveal of Halo: Infinite b...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 July 2019
E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 5shares E3 2014 officially begins today but every year it’s the day before – where the big press conferences take place – where all the big annou...

By Rob Keyes on 12 July 2019
Xbox Free Games With Gold for May 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for May 2016

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Here are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for May 2016, including two smaller Xbox One titles and two Xbox 360 titles headlined by raci...

By Rory Young on 12 July 2019
Summer of Arcade 2011 Release Schedule and Price Points Revealed

Summer of Arcade 2011 Release Schedule and Price Points Revealed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares Delivering some of the hottest downloadable titles coming out of E3 2011, this year’s Summer of Arcade on Xbox Live promises to outdo the...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 July 2019
Cuphead Sells More Than 1 Million Copies

Cuphead Sells More Than 1 Million Copies

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares It’s only been two weeks since Studio MDHR released its critically-acclaimed run and gun shooter Cuphead, but the retro-looking indie title...

By Alexander Pan on 10 July 2019
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 4shares The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entert...

By Jeff Schille on 08 July 2019
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 75shares While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few...

By Rob Keyes on 07 July 2019
Peggle 2

Peggle 2

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares The original Peggle, and its successor Peggle Nights, were simple puzzle games built around luck more than anything else. They were addic...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 July 2019
Summer of Arcade 2012

Summer of Arcade 2012

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares The dates and prices have been announced for Microsoft‘s hotly anticipated Summer of Arcade XBLA promotion. Included amongst the publishe...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 July 2019
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: February 24th

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: February 24th

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares This week was all about secrets, but we’re in a gossipy mood and can’t help but tell you all of them. In this roundup we have a release d...

By Curt Hutson on 07 July 2019
Cuphead Funko Pop Figures Announced

Cuphead Funko Pop Figures Announced

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Without a doubt, Cuphead fever seems to have struck in the gaming world, as the video game developer Studio MDHR’s run and gun indie title...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 July 2019
Xbox Game Pass July Additions Feature Eight New Games

Xbox Game Pass July Additions Feature Eight New Games

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 64shares Game Pass shows no signs of slowing coming out a month out of E3 2019, following the announcement and launch of Xbox Game Pass for PC and...

By Rory Young on 06 July 2019
Trump Delays Video Game Console Tariffs on China

Trump Delays Video Game Console Tariffs on China

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1.1Kshares About a month ago, President Donald Trump’s administration proposed $300 billion in new tariffs against China as part of its on-going tr...

By Joshua Duckworth on 05 July 2019
Weekly Wrap-Up

Weekly Wrap-Up

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Several major video games hit store shelves and download services this past week as we approach the beginnings of the exciting fall video...

By Rob Keyes on 05 July 2019
Cuphead Physical Release Teased by Studio MDHR

Cuphead Physical Release Teased by Studio MDHR

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 219shares As if it needed to be said, the run and gun indie shooter known as Cuphead has been a hot commodity ever since its release, with many a p...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 July 2019
‘Trials Evolution’ Sets XBLA Single Day Sales Record

‘Trials Evolution’ Sets XBLA Single Day Sales Record

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Trials Evolution, the hotly anticipated follow-up to one of the downloadable era’s most beloved titles, is now the Arcade Next promotion,...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 July 2019
Cuphead Review

Cuphead Review

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares The wait for Cuphead has been a long road, with its utterly distinct art style drawing plenty of attention ever since the title’s announcem...

By John Jacques on 03 July 2019
Minecraft Update Makes Small Fix for Toy Story World

Minecraft Update Makes Small Fix for Toy Story World

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Just a few days ago, Minecraft developer Mojang added the Toy Story Mash-Up pack to the popular sandbox title, allowing players to take the...

By Brandon McIntyre on 03 July 2019
‘Trials Evolution’ and ‘Minecraft’ Bookend Xbox 360’s Arcade Next

‘Trials Evolution’ and ‘Minecraft’ Bookend Xbox 360’s Arcade Next

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Microsoft’s XBLA House Party 2012 just wrapped up a couple of weeks ago with the release of I Am Alive, but time waits for no one, and the...

By Jeff Schille on 03 July 2019
Xbox Boss Says First-Party Pressures Hurt Game Quality

Xbox Boss Says First-Party Pressures Hurt Game Quality

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 4shares Xbox boss Phil Spencer continues to be surprisingly candid about the state of the platform and its struggles since the Xbox One’s launch. I...

By Rory Young on 02 July 2019
Microsoft Giving Halo Infinite, Forza Teams More Time

Microsoft Giving Halo Infinite, Forza Teams More Time

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Microsoft had a lot to show at their E3 2019 press conference: the first look at Project Scarlett, new footage for games like Halo Infinite...

By Nicholas Wilder on 01 July 2019
Microsoft: Big Showing for Halo Infinite at E3 2020

Microsoft: Big Showing for Halo Infinite at E3 2020

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares As many predicted, Halo Infinite was not only at Microsoft’s E3 2019 press conference, but the title capped off the event with a new story...

By Derek Nichols on 01 July 2019
Rumor: Banjo-Kazooie Leaked for Switch

Rumor: Banjo-Kazooie Leaked for Switch

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 5shares Nintendo shocked the world with the announcement that Banjo and Kazooie, the iconic platforming bear and bird duo, would be coming to the S...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2019
Halo Infinite Beta Coming to PC and Xbox

Halo Infinite Beta Coming to PC and Xbox

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2.5Kshares At E3 2019, Microsoft closed its press conference with a new Halo Infinite cinematic trailer and revealed that Halo Infinite will be a l...

By William Parks on 01 July 2019
 Xbox Boss Doesn't Know Project Scarlett's Real Name

Xbox Boss Doesn't Know Project Scarlett's Real Name

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Xbox boss Phil Spencer reveals that he doesn’t know the real name of the Xbox Project Scarlett console. Microsoft has used the Project Scar...

By Jasmine Henry on 30 June 2019
Summer of Arcade Line Up Dated and Priced

Summer of Arcade Line Up Dated and Priced

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares We previously discussed the great titles upcoming for Microsoft’s annual Summer of Arcade here. Well, those games have finally been dated...

By Riley Little on 29 June 2019
Xbox E3 Sale Preview Teases Big Discounts

Xbox E3 Sale Preview Teases Big Discounts

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares E3 2019 is incredibly near and things are certain to heat up in this final week before the event. Xbox is prepping for E3 just like everyon...

By Rory Young on 27 June 2019
Gears of War 5 Has New Plans for Unlocking Content

Gears of War 5 Has New Plans for Unlocking Content

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares Hardly a day goes by without a new story focused on lootbox or microtransation drama dropping and the gaming landscape is quickly trying to...

By Denny Connolly on 27 June 2019
Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony Team Up Against Tariffs

Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony Team Up Against Tariffs

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 5.4Kshares The Trump administration has proposed $300 billion in tariffs as part of its trade war with China, which includes a 25 percent tariff on...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2019
Minecraft Toy Story Crossover Revealed

Minecraft Toy Story Crossover Revealed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Thus far, Minecraft has added a lot of content based on many separate franchises, including Star Wars, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Halo...

By Brandon McIntyre on 27 June 2019
Sea of Thieves Story and Lore Quest System Planned

Sea of Thieves Story and Lore Quest System Planned

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares 2018 was quite the year for Sea of Thieves. Rare’s online multiplayer pirate adventure game has had its ups and downs, not unlike the ebb a...

By Rory Young on 27 June 2019
Amazon Prime Day (UK) Offers Huge Xbox One S Bundle Sale

Amazon Prime Day (UK) Offers Huge Xbox One S Bundle Sale

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Amazon Prime Day is officially underway which means consumers around the world are racing to get great deals on everything from household c...

By Denny Connolly on 25 June 2019
Sea of Thieves Adds Halo Ship Set

Sea of Thieves Adds Halo Ship Set

Following Halo Infinite’s E3 showing for Project Scarlett, Rare has added a Halo-themed Spartan Ship Set to Sea of Thieves, which references Master Chief.

By Brandon McIntyre on 20 June 2019
Report: Xbox Brand is More Valuable than Sony, Nintendo

Report: Xbox Brand is More Valuable than Sony, Nintendo

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2.7Kshares There’s no denying that the PS4 dominated the Xbox One this console generation in terms of sales. And Nintendo is riding high off the su...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 June 2019
PS5 is More Powerful Than Project Scarlett, Says Rumor

PS5 is More Powerful Than Project Scarlett, Says Rumor

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3.2Kshares Now that both Sony and Microsoft have announced their next-gen consoles, the gauntlet has been set for the two to battle over the next y...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2019
Gears 5: 14 Minutes of Escape Mode Gameplay

Gears 5: 14 Minutes of Escape Mode Gameplay

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Following the announcement of its official release date at the Xbox E3 Press Conference. The Coalition, the team behind Gears 5, has reveal...

By CJ Schummer on 15 June 2019
E3 2019 Press Conference Schedule Dates and Times

E3 2019 Press Conference Schedule Dates and Times

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares E3 is the biggest gaming show of the year, and E3 2019 should live up to the event’s reputation. Even with Sony skipping E3 2019, there are...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2019
Rumor: Xbox to Announce New IP, Next-Gen Halo at E3

Rumor: Xbox to Announce New IP, Next-Gen Halo at E3

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 7shares More and more rumors continue to swirl about Xbox’s E3 2019 plans, with a new rumor claiming that Xbox will announce 3 new games. Details r...

By Rory Young on 11 June 2019
Next Xbox Could Have Cross-Gen Games for a While

Next Xbox Could Have Cross-Gen Games for a While

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares The next Xbox console may have cross-generation games for a while after it is first released, suggests a new report. The next-generation Xb...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 June 2019
E3 2019 Games: All the Games Confirmed for the Show

E3 2019 Games: All the Games Confirmed for the Show

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 15shares Every year, E3 aims to be the biggest show in video gaming, full of in-depth game previews and brand new game announcements. Since video g...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 June 2019
E3 2019 Predictions: What We Think Will Happen

E3 2019 Predictions: What We Think Will Happen

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 50shares E3 2019 is right around the corner, and it’s during the show that gamers can expect to see some of the year’s biggest announcements and re...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 June 2019
Fable 4: All the Rumors So Far

Fable 4: All the Rumors So Far

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 5shares While Microsoft has kept the Fable franchise alive through spin-offs and the like, there hasn’t been a new main series entry since 2010’s F...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 June 2019
Microsoft E3 2019 Press Conference Could Be Its Longest

Microsoft E3 2019 Press Conference Could Be Its Longest

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 9shares With Sony skipping E3 2019, Microsoft promised that it would be “going big” at the show. Microsoft’s E3 2019 press conference is set to tak...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 June 2019
New Evidence Fable 4 Will Be Announced at E3 2019

New Evidence Fable 4 Will Be Announced at E3 2019

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 12shares Rumors of a new Fable game first appeared a couple of years ago, when it was leaked that Forza Horizon studio Playground Games was working...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 June 2019
Rumor: Gears 5 Will Run in 4K, 60 Frames Per Second

Rumor: Gears 5 Will Run in 4K, 60 Frames Per Second

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 7shares Much still hasn’t been revealed about The Coalition’s Gears of War 5 outside of leaks revealing Gears of War 5‘s release date and cover art...

By Brandon McIntyre on 29 May 2019
New Xbox Initiative Vows to Create Safe Environment for Players

New Xbox Initiative Vows to Create Safe Environment for Players

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares In light of Microsoft’s recent efforts to eliminate online harassment via updated community guidelines, Head of Xbox Phil Spencer has laid...

By Brandon McIntyre on 26 May 2019
Rumor: Capcom Will Announce New Game at E3 2019

Rumor: Capcom Will Announce New Game at E3 2019

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 453shares Capcom is on a roll lately. The publisher has released a string of critically-acclaimed, best-selling games, and it has fans excited to s...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 May 2019
Rumor: Perfect Dark Reboot Will Be Third-Person

Rumor: Perfect Dark Reboot Will Be Third-Person

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 956shares Like most of Rare’s IPs, the Perfect Dark franchise has been dormant for quite some time. A new entry in the series hasn’t been seen sinc...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 May 2019
Xbox Boss Gives Props to New Zelda, Nintendo NX

Xbox Boss Gives Props to New Zelda, Nintendo NX

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares The head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, Phil Spencer, gives praise to Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the company’s f...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 May 2019
Rumor: Halo Infinite Release Window Revealed

Rumor: Halo Infinite Release Window Revealed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 122shares With E3 2019 only three weeks away, the rumors surrounding the games that will be shown during the expo are starting to come in fast and...

By William Parks on 24 May 2019
Ryse: Son of Rome Early Prototype Shows Different Game

Ryse: Son of Rome Early Prototype Shows Different Game

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares It has been 6 years since Ryse: Son of Rome first launched as an exclusive launch title for the Xbox One, but a recently discovered early P...

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 May 2019
The Last of Us 2 Developer Joins New Xbox Studio

The Last of Us 2 Developer Joins New Xbox Studio

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares Microsoft turned plenty of heads last year at E3 2018 when Phil Spencer announced that the company had acquired several studios like Playgr...

By Derek Nichols on 21 May 2019
Gears of War 5 Release Date and Cover Art Leak

Gears of War 5 Release Date and Cover Art Leak

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 807shares What may be Gears of War 5‘s release date and cover art have leaked via Taiwan’s official ratings board. The release date on the ratings...

By Rory Young on 21 May 2019
PlayStation Team 'Blindsided' by Microsoft Deal

PlayStation Team 'Blindsided' by Microsoft Deal

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 439shares Ever since the original Xbox console launched on November 15, 2001, Microsoft and Sony have been bitter rivals in the gaming industry. Re...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2019
Game of Thrones Themed Xbox One Consoles Revealed

Game of Thrones Themed Xbox One Consoles Revealed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 5shares It’s a good time to be a Game of Thrones fan and gamer. Not only is the HBO show coming to a close soon (while hopefully revealing who ulti...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 May 2019
Minecraft Classic Now Playable in Web Browsers For Free

Minecraft Classic Now Playable in Web Browsers For Free

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 4shares If there’s one thing the internet loves, it’s nostalgia. Gamers especially are drawn to the games of their past, and Minecraft is no except...

By Cameron Corliss on 19 May 2019
Microsoft Teases Pokemon GO-Style Minecraft Game

Microsoft Teases Pokemon GO-Style Minecraft Game

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 6shares It’s no secret that the Pokemon GO mobile game has been a huge hit for developer Niantic and The Pokemon Company, so much so that many are...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 May 2019
Malware-Laced Video Games Infect Thousands of Players

Malware-Laced Video Games Infect Thousands of Players

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 4shares Last year, a group of hackers compromised the Live Update tool for Asus computers, using it as a vehicle to distribute malware to nearly on...

By William Parks on 13 May 2019
Incredible Custom Godzilla Xbox One X Consoles Revealed

Incredible Custom Godzilla Xbox One X Consoles Revealed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 259shares Microsoft has leaned hard into custom Xbox One X consoles this generation, often creating custom consoles to as promotional tie-ins with...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2019
Halo TV Series Casts Its Master Chief

Halo TV Series Casts Its Master Chief

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares After being in development for years, it looks like the Halo TV series on Showtime is finally starting to get off the ground. Showtime has...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 May 2019
Halo Infinite Dev Responds to Battle Royale Rumors

Halo Infinite Dev Responds to Battle Royale Rumors

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Not too long ago, an Xbox Insider discussed a few tidbits about 343 Industries’ next entry in the beloved Halo franchise, Halo Infinite. Th...

By Joshua Duckworth on 05 May 2019
Xbox Game Pass May 2019 Additions

Xbox Game Pass May 2019 Additions

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass subscription service is expanding yet again, with eight new titles to be released in the first half of May 2019....

By Rory Young on 04 May 2019
Xbox Targets Toxic Trash Talk with Community Guidelines

Xbox Targets Toxic Trash Talk with Community Guidelines

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2.6Kshares Microsoft is strengthening its efforts to combat toxicity and harassment on Xbox platforms, and updating the Xbox community standards to...

By Rory Young on 03 May 2019
Next-Gen Xbox is 'More Advanced' Than PS5

Next-Gen Xbox is 'More Advanced' Than PS5

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 8.5Kshares Earlier this week, PlayStation lead system architect Mark Cerny revealed the first details about the PS5’s hardware. While the specs of...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 May 2019
Rumor: Halo Infinite Battle Royale Mode Planned

Rumor: Halo Infinite Battle Royale Mode Planned

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares According to a new rumor regarding 343 Industries’ next iteration of the Halo franchise, Halo Infinite may include a battle royale mode aft...

By Rory Young on 03 May 2019
Halo: The Master Chief Collection PC Beta Test Delayed

Halo: The Master Chief Collection PC Beta Test Delayed

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Fans of the Halo series rejoiced when 343 Industries and Microsoft revealed that Halo: The Master Chief Collection would release for PC for...

By Sarah Fields on 03 May 2019
Minecraft With Ray-Tracing Looks Impressive

Minecraft With Ray-Tracing Looks Impressive

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 6shares Ray-tracing is all the rage when it comes to video game graphics these days, and while the feature still isn’t supported in many games, tha...

By Cameron Corliss on 02 May 2019
Xbox One Sales Down, But Microsoft Hits Huge Milestone

Xbox One Sales Down, But Microsoft Hits Huge Milestone

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Microsoft has recently revealed its Q3 earnings report for the whole company including Xbox, Microsoft Windows, and more. The big takeaway...

By Joshua Duckworth on 02 May 2019
Xbox One S All Digital Edition Price, Release Date

Xbox One S All Digital Edition Price, Release Date

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Following months of rumors and leaks swirling around the internet, Xbox finally revealed the newest member of its console family: the Xbox...

By CJ Schummer on 26 April 2019
April Inside Xbox Details Announced, Teases E3 News

April Inside Xbox Details Announced, Teases E3 News

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares Since debuting back in March 2018, Team Xbox has offered a monthly showcase called Inside Xbox to fans, which offers new information on gam...

By CJ Schummer on 18 April 2019
Microsoft Takes Subtle Jab at Google Stadia Gaming

Microsoft Takes Subtle Jab at Google Stadia Gaming

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 3shares Since its debut at GDC 2019, new details on Google Stadia, the tech giant’s upcoming video game streaming platform, have been few and far b...

By William Parks on 17 April 2019
Xbox One S All Digital Edition Price and Specs Leak

Xbox One S All Digital Edition Price and Specs Leak

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 311shares For the past couple of months, rumors have been swirling about an all-digital Xbox One S with no disc drive for a budget price. Microsoft...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2019
Next Xbox: All the Rumors and Speculation

Next Xbox: All the Rumors and Speculation

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 0shares At E3 2018, Head of Xbox Phil Spencer teased that the next-generation of Xbox was on the horizon, and since then, fans have been buzzing ab...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 April 2019
Cuphead: All Bosses Beaten Without Taking Damage

Cuphead: All Bosses Beaten Without Taking Damage

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 242shares Following the release of the video game developer Studio MDHR’s run and gun title Cuphead last week, many fans of the title have gone on...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 April 2019
Microsoft Investigating Claims of Sexual Harassment

Microsoft Investigating Claims of Sexual Harassment

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares On March 20, a female Microsoft employee sent out an email to other female employees at the organization. She was reportedly looking for ad...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 April 2019
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Being Prepared by Microsoft?

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Being Prepared by Microsoft?

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Since launching the Xbox Game Pass game subscription service just over two years ago, Microsoft has made major updates to make it more wort...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 April 2019
Xbox Live Social and Gaming Services Are Down [UPDATED]

Xbox Live Social and Gaming Services Are Down [UPDATED]

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 2shares UPDATE: As of 1:40pm on April 5, all Xbox Live services have been restored. Original story follows. On April 5, some Xbox Live services, in...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2019
Gears 5 Dev Teases Secret New Feature for the Series

Gears 5 Dev Teases Secret New Feature for the Series

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 113shares There’s no doubt that many video game fans would consider the forthcoming shooter Gears of War 5 as one of the most anticipated games for...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 April 2019
PUBG Accused of Turning Kids Into Psychopaths

PUBG Accused of Turning Kids Into Psychopaths

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares Recently, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has been making headlines due to a ban of the game in certain areas of India. Student associations...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 April 2019
Minecraft Update Removes References to Notch

Minecraft Update Removes References to Notch

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 4shares Many years removed from its release, Minecraft still delivers an exciting world of building and fending off monsters in a vast environment...

By Ramon Hara on 06 April 2019
Xbox One S All-Digital Bundled Games Leaked

Xbox One S All-Digital Bundled Games Leaked

Microsoft appears positioned to launch its first disc-less console in the near future, and it’s reported to be named the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition. A newly reported leak of Xbox One S All-Digital...

By Rory Young on 25 March 2019
Xbox Offers Discounts for Critically-Acclaimed Games

Xbox Offers Discounts for Critically-Acclaimed Games

A new deal allows Xbox players to get 3 extra months of Xbox Live Gold for free when buying the 1-year subscription, but that is not the only deal currently on-going for the gaming giant. Xbox has als...

By Joshua Duckworth on 25 March 2019
Xbox Project xCloud Streaming Service Testing Announced

Xbox Project xCloud Streaming Service Testing Announced

During the most recent Inside Xbox stream, Microsoft announced that Project xCloud is almost ready for public testing. Project xCloud has previously been described as a way to play all digital Xbox On...

By Rory Young on 20 March 2019
Cuphead Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed

Cuphead Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed

Nintendo confirms that the Studio MDHR’s Cuphead releases on Switch next month, and Microsoft announces that the port will include Xbox Live features.

By William Parks on 17 March 2019
Rumor: Microsoft's Next Studio Acquisition Leaked

Rumor: Microsoft's Next Studio Acquisition Leaked

If rumors are to be believed, it seems that Microsoft is currently in the process of acquiring Relic Entertainment, developer of real-time strategy titles such as Company of Heroes and Warhammer 40,00...

By Ramon Hara on 09 March 2019
Crackdown 3: How Long Does It Take to Beat?

Crackdown 3: How Long Does It Take to Beat?

Crackdown 3 debuted on Xbox Game Pass this past Friday, giving players the chance to yet again explore an open world, fight baddies, and collect orbs to power up their playable agent. Past interviews...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 February 2019
Crackdown 3 Game Pass Release Date Confirmed

Crackdown 3 Game Pass Release Date Confirmed

Crackdown 3 is rapidly approaching its February 15 release date, the culmination of what’s been a longer-than-expected development time. Today Microsoft confirmed one...

By Rory Young on 10 February 2019
Nintendo Executive Leaves to Join Microsoft

Nintendo Executive Leaves to Join Microsoft

report this adSome of the most high profile Nintendo executives include Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime and Mario and The Legend of Zelda creator Shiger...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 February 2019
Crackdown 3 Campaign Length Revealed

Crackdown 3 Campaign Length Revealed

report this adIt won’t be too much longer before players looking forward to Crackdown 3 will finally be able to get their hands on a copy of the forthcoming action-adv...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2019
E3 2016: Xbox Independent Games Montage Trailer

E3 2016: Xbox Independent Games Montage Trailer

report this adDuring the Microsoft E3 2016 press conference, a montage trailer for the [email protected] program reveals a ton of new games coming to the service inclu...

By Derek Nichols on 28 January 2019
Microsoft's New Studio Hires God of War Dev

Microsoft's New Studio Hires God of War Dev

report this adLast year, it was revealed that Microsoft is building a game development super team out in Santa Monica, CA. Called The Initiative, the team is led by Ac...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 January 2019
Microsoft Acquires Obsidian Entertainment

Microsoft Acquires Obsidian Entertainment

report this adMicrosoft took to the stage in Mexico City for X018 today, announcing plenty of exciting news like a discounted Game Pass and long-awaited console suppor...

By John Jacques on 24 January 2019
Microsoft Teases AMD Technology for Future Xbox Console

Microsoft Teases AMD Technology for Future Xbox Console

report this adWith Sony apparently already hard at work on the rumored PlayStation 5, all eyes are now on Microsoft, wondering if they’re doing the same with a new Xbo...

By Michael Beckwith on 18 January 2019
PS5, New Xbox Reveals Coming at E3 2020, Says Analyst

PS5, New Xbox Reveals Coming at E3 2020, Says Analyst

report this adWhile the current console hardware cycle is still going strong, many gamers have been speculating as to when Sony Interactive Entertainment and Microsoft...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2019
Halo Infinite Could Feature RPG Systems

Halo Infinite Could Feature RPG Systems

report this adSince Halo Infinite‘s reveal at E3 2018, fans have been excitedly speculating about what the next entry in the mega-popular first-person shooter franchis...

By William Parks on 15 January 2019
PUBG Makes Concurrent Player Count Comeback

PUBG Makes Concurrent Player Count Comeback

report this adIt wasn’t long ago that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds was all anyone would talk about when it came to battle royale. While the once user-mod, now full-fl...

By Christopher Schummer on 14 January 2019
Time for the Return of 3D Platformers

Time for the Return of 3D Platformers

report this ad Gaming is an evolving medium, that much is undeniable. As hardware continues to advance, so too do the games that find themselves on it, but something...

By Riley Little on 13 January 2019
Psyonix: PS4/Xbox One Cross-Play is 'Inevitable'

Psyonix: PS4/Xbox One Cross-Play is 'Inevitable'

report this adPsyonix vice president Jeremy Dunham discusses the possibility of PS4 to Xbox One cross-platform play in Rocket League, calling the feature ‘inevitable.’...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 January 2019
Xbox Black Friday Games Sale Starts for Gold Members

Xbox Black Friday Games Sale Starts for Gold Members

report this adToday, Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb, the face of Microsoft’s community efforts, announced that Xbox‘s Black Friday games sale has begun, but not for everyon...

By Rory Young on 11 January 2019
First Xbox Games With Gold for January 2019 Available

First Xbox Games With Gold for January 2019 Available

report this adWith the New Year having now officially arrived, it’s safe to presume there are plenty of gamers out there that are still spending time with some of the...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 January 2019
Rumor: Next-Gen Xboxes Coded as 'Anaconda', 'Lockhart'

Rumor: Next-Gen Xboxes Coded as 'Anaconda', 'Lockhart'

report this adAs 2018 nears its end, the looming specter of next-generation consoles grows all the more real. Rumors continue to swirl regarding what Sony, Microsoft,...

By Rory Young on 11 January 2019
Microsoft Creating Cheaper Xbox One With No Disc Drive?

Microsoft Creating Cheaper Xbox One With No Disc Drive?

report this adAccording to a new report, Microsoft is working on new console hardware for release in 2019. It isn’t a hardware upgrade like the Xbox One X, however, bu...

By Rory Young on 11 January 2019
Xbox One Controller Upgrade May Be Coming Soon

Xbox One Controller Upgrade May Be Coming Soon

report this adOver the past few years, Microsoft has done its best to appeal to fans following the rough launch of the Xbox One. Part of this dedication to being more...

By Christopher Schummer on 11 January 2019
Lamborghini Centenario Xbox One S Is A Work of Art

Lamborghini Centenario Xbox One S Is A Work of Art

To celebrate the release of open world racer Forza Horizon 3, Microsoft reveals a competition to win...

By Rob Gordon on 11 January 2019
Crackdown 3 Releases Single-Player Gameplay Footage

Crackdown 3 Releases Single-Player Gameplay Footage

report this adWithout a doubt, Crackdown 3 has had a rather tumultuous development cycle since it was initially announced. In order to assuage any worries that fans of...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2019
The Biggest Video Game News Stories of 2018

The Biggest Video Game News Stories of 2018

report this adAs 2018 draws to a close, the video game industry has seen significant moments from studio closures to tragic incidents to disappointing announcements. T...

By Ramon Hara on 06 January 2019
Master Chief is Getting A New Look in Halo Infinite

Master Chief is Getting A New Look in Halo Infinite

report this adIt has already been hinted that Halo Infinite, the next game in the long-running sci-fi shooter series, will offer a different voice for Master Chief. Ho...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2019
Sea of Thieves Multiplayer Gameplay Trailer

Sea of Thieves Multiplayer Gameplay Trailer

Rare is debuting the debut gameplay trailer for Sea of Thieves, the online multiplayer pirate adventure game, live at Microsoft’s E3 2016 Xbox press conference. To s...

By Rory Young on 30 December 2018
Hands-On: Sea of Thieves is Rare's Return to Form

Hands-On: Sea of Thieves is Rare's Return to Form

report this adOne editor goes hands-on with Rare’s Sea of Thieves, coming away toting the imminent high seas multiplayer title as the long awaited return to form for t...

By Riley Little on 30 December 2018
Sea of Thieves Multiplayer More Impactful Than Destiny

Sea of Thieves Multiplayer More Impactful Than Destiny

report this adWe speak to several of the developers at Rare about their upcoming game Sea of Thieves, and learn that the multiplayer will be similar to Destiny‘s – but...

By Riley Little on 30 December 2018
Rocket League Is Getting Cross-Network Play On Xbox One

Rocket League Is Getting Cross-Network Play On Xbox One

report this adPsyonix confirms that Rocket League will now support cross-network play, allowing gamers on the Xbox One to play against those on a PC. Rocket League gam...

By John Jacques on 14 December 2018
N64 Emulator Removed from Xbox Games Store

N64 Emulator Removed from Xbox Games Store

report this adJust a few short days since it was discovered on the Xbox Games Store, the Nintendo 64 app has been pulled and users can no longer download the emulator....

By Curt Hutson on 10 December 2018
[email protected] Montage

[email protected] Montage

Microsoft’s E3 2015 press conference was nothing but game after game after game. The biggest Xbox One games of the coming years were showcased through trailers and gameplay footage, such as the reve...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 December 2018
Where to Get Cheap Xbox Live Gold Deals on Black Friday

Where to Get Cheap Xbox Live Gold Deals on Black Friday

Black Friday 2018 is fast approaching, and a plethora of different retailers such as Best Buy, Targe...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November 2018
Dead Rising 4 Gets A Release Date

Dead Rising 4 Gets A Release Date

report this adAfter it is accidentally posted on the Xbox Live Marketplace, Microsoft confirms the release date for the upcoming Windows 10 and Xbox One exclusive game...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November 2018
14 Minutes of Dead Rising 4 Gameplay

14 Minutes of Dead Rising 4 Gameplay

report this adA new E3 gameplay demo for Dead Rising 4 reveals a number of over the top weapons and vehicles the series is known for including some returning features...

By Derek Nichols on 30 November 2018
Why Dead Rising 4 Doesn't Have A Time Limit

Why Dead Rising 4 Doesn't Have A Time Limit

report this adCapcom Vancouver studio head Joe Nickolls reveals that Dead Rising 4 will not use the divisive time limit mechanic that has been used in previous games i...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November 2018
Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2016

report this adFour games join the Xbox Games With Gold program in October 2016, including both Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings and The Escapists each on the Xbox On...

By Rory Young on 30 November 2018
Forza Horizon 3 Graphics Near PC on Xbox One

Forza Horizon 3 Graphics Near PC on Xbox One

report this adA report showcasing a video comparison between the PC and Xbox One versions of Forza Horizon 3 suggests that the graphical presentation may be near ident...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November 2018
Gears of War 4 Review

Gears of War 4 Review

report this ad Gears of War makes its grandiose return on Xbox One and PC, and those sorely missing the series can rest easy knowing that the franchise is back and bet...

By Riley Little on 30 November 2018
Gears of War 4 Update Fixes Some Multiplayer Problems

Gears of War 4 Update Fixes Some Multiplayer Problems

report this adVideo game developer The Coalition releases an update for the Xbox One version of Gears of War 4 that fixes some of the title’s persistent multiplayer pr...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November 2018
E3 2015: Sea of Thieves Announced

E3 2015: Sea of Thieves Announced

In traditional E3 fashion, Microsoft brought numerous game developers on stage to share and discuss their upcoming games on Xbox One. One of those developers, Rare, revealed a new set of classic Rar...

By Boston Blake on 30 November 2018
Microsoft Gamescom Conference Stream

Microsoft Gamescom Conference Stream

With plenty of game trailers and announcements set to take place at Gamescom this August, companie...

By John Jacques on 30 November 2018
Sea of Thieves Gets Release Window

Sea of Thieves Gets Release Window

report this adXbox Australia prematurely reveals the February release month for the upcoming Rare-developed multiplayer pirate game Sea of Thieves on PC and Xbox One....

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November 2018
Microsoft Talks Xbox Scorpio Price & PS4 Pro

Microsoft Talks Xbox Scorpio Price & PS4 Pro

report this adXbox exec Albert Penello discusses Xbox Scorpio and PS4 Pro, insinuating that Microsoft’s upgraded console could launch at a similar price as Sony’s new...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 November 2018
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

report this adBreakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headlines and leaving the...

By Riley Little on 25 November 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider Zombie Mode Trailer

Rise of the Tomb Raider Zombie Mode Trailer

report this adThe latest trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider: The 20 Year Celebration reveals the first gameplay footage of Lara Croft hunting zombies in her family’s...

By Denny Connolly on 24 November 2018
Future Gears of War Games May Explore Other Genres

Future Gears of War Games May Explore Other Genres

report this adThe answer to an interesting question posed at the recent Xbox Fanfest event in Sydney, Australia suggests future Gears of War titles might not have to b...

By Curt Hutson on 24 November 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

report this adAn official report reveals that Rise of the Tomb Raider has had far more success on the PC market than the Xbox One, selling many more copies in its firs...

By Sarah Fields on 23 November 2018
ReCore Review

ReCore Review

report this ad ReCore will be a welcome blast from the past for some, but others will struggle to come to terms with the more archaic components of the experience. Fro...

By Brad Jones on 23 November 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

report this adMicrosoft reports Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ Rise of the Tomb Raider selling over 1 million copies since its release for the Xbox One on Novembe...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 November 2018
Halo Wars 2 Multiplayer Beta Extended

Halo Wars 2 Multiplayer Beta Extended

report this ad343 Industries studio head Dan Ayoub announces that the multiplayer beta for Halo Wars 2 is getting an extension due to high demand, and will now finish...

By Rob Gordon on 16 November 2018
Halo Wars 2 Trailer

Halo Wars 2 Trailer

On Xbox 360, Microsoft and Ensemble Studios released a real-time strategy game set in the Halo universe called Halo Wars. The game was a success and the first time the series diverged from its signa...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 November 2018
Halo Wars 2 Trailer Released, Beta Available Now

Halo Wars 2 Trailer Released, Beta Available Now

report this ad Halo Wars makes its well-anticipated return with two new trailers revealed courtesy of E3. A week long beta is available now for players on Xbox One and...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 16 November 2018
Project Scorpio Will Run Microsoft Games at Native 4K Resolution

Project Scorpio Will Run Microsoft Games at Native 4K Resolution

report this adIn a recent interview, Microsoft Studios Publishing general manager Shannon Loftis confirms that all first-party Xbox One Project Scorpio titles will run...

By Derek Nichols on 15 November 2018
Xbox One Streaming Support Coming to Oculus Rift

Xbox One Streaming Support Coming to Oculus Rift

Microsoft announces a further tie between Xbox and virtual reality headset Oculus Rift, revealing th...

By Rob Gordon on 15 November 2018
Gears of War 4 Launch Trailer Sets up the Story

Gears of War 4 Launch Trailer Sets up the Story

report this adThe Coalition releases a launch trailer for Gears of War 4 that sets up the story, highlights the main characters, and details the new threats players wi...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 November 2018
PUBG Is Free on Xbox One This Week

PUBG Is Free on Xbox One This Week

report this adMuch of the success and popularity of battle royale games the past couple of years can give thanks to PlayerUnknown’sBattlegrounds, and now more Xbox One...

By Christopher Schummer on 12 November 2018
Microsoft Warns of Facial Recognition Dangers

Microsoft Warns of Facial Recognition Dangers

Facial recognition is already making phones, gaming hardware, and software applications more conveni...

By Jordan Gerblick on 11 November 2018
Dead Rising 4 is a Timed Exclusive

Dead Rising 4 is a Timed Exclusive

report this adAfter announcing the game for Xbox One and Windows 10, Microsoft now confirms that upcoming zombie game Dead Rising 4 is a timed exclusive on the platfor...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 November 2018
Xbox Scorpio ‘Aspired a Little Bit Higher’ Than PS4 Pro

Xbox Scorpio ‘Aspired a Little Bit Higher’ Than PS4 Pro

report this adMicrosoft executive Albert Penello has continued the comparisons between the Xbox Scorpio and the PS4 Pro, stating that the Xbox console ‘aspired’ a litt...

By Rob Gordon on 10 November 2018
Gears of War 4 Will Support Split Screen Co-Op on PC

Gears of War 4 Will Support Split Screen Co-Op on PC

report this adGame developer The Coalition officially confirms the inclusion of split-screen co-op for PC players of the forthcoming third-person shooter Gears of War...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 November 2018
Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Microsoft’s annual Shocktober Sales event is currently underway, scaring up major discounts for any brave gamers looking for a good fright this Halloween.

By Curt Hutson on 22 July 2017
Xbox One BC Now Supports Multi-Disc Games

Xbox One BC Now Supports Multi-Disc Games

Microsoft confirms an update to the backward compatibility feature of the Xbox One, revealing that supported multi-disc Xbox 360 games can now be used on the console.

By Rob Gordon on 22 July 2016
Dead Rising 4 Season Pass Includes Mini Golf

Dead Rising 4 Season Pass Includes Mini Golf

Microsoft announces the Dead Rising 4 season pass, which will include a multiplayer mini golf mode, an infected Frank West, and holiday-themed weapons.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 July 2016
Dead Rising 4 Trailer Highlights Combo Weapons

Dead Rising 4 Trailer Highlights Combo Weapons

Just in time for Halloween, Capcom releases a new trailer for Dead Rising 4 that highlights the game’s brutal combo weapons and some of Frank West’s crazy costumes.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 July 2016
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

What video games stood out from the rest in 2011? Check out the official nominations for the 2011 Game Rant Video Game Awards to find out!

By Rob Keyes on 22 July 2011
PAX East 2011: Child of Eden Hands-On

PAX East 2011: Child of Eden Hands-On

We busted out our glow sticks and waved our arms at Ubisoft’s ‘Child of Eden’ at PAX East. Are you ready to flail at tentacled nuclei?

By Steve Pendlebury on 21 July 2011