Microsoft Celebrating Xbox One’s First Birthday with Gifts for System Owners

Microsoft Celebrating Xbox One’s First Birthday with Gifts for System Owners

On November 22nd Microsoft will celebrate the Xbox One’s first birthday. To celebrate this, Microsoft will be giving out gifts and will be doing giveaways. If you opted in for emails from the Xbox team, you will also receive a customised email telling of your Xbox One accomplishments. Beginning Friday, all Xbox One owners will receive for free: A Gamer Picture A wallpaper for your desktop & and a special […]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Matchmaking Fix Delayed

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Matchmaking Fix Delayed

343 Industries have announced that they are delaying a patch which would fix matchmaking issues that are currently plaguing players since the game’s release. The fix was originally intended to be released November 19. The game has been suffering from problems with its online component; as a result 343 has scaled back on playlists to funnel players into more populated places. The patch has been delayed because 343 says that […]

Windows 9 Totally Ignored By Microsoft

Windows 9 Totally Ignored By Microsoft

Microsoft has come out with an interesting news with its plans to offer a new operating system for Windows. An interesting aspect of the news is that the Windows 10 is the name for the new OS. This is the direct follow-up to the Windows 8.1, which in 2015 is the dated release. What sticks out is that Windows 9 is completely looked over. Microsoft has yet to give any […]

Halo Wars 2 Teaser coming soon?

Halo Wars 2 Teaser coming soon?

With Halo: The Master Chief Collection out now and Halo 5: Guardians coming next fall, Xbox gamers have a lot of Halo to look forward to. But, could there be even more on the way? Well, according to a post on the r/halo subreddit by user rcsrex, this could very well be. A new site has popped up that has a small tease for Halo Wars, as well as a […]

Dropbox Partnering With Microsoft

Dropbox Partnering With Microsoft

Recently, it has been reported by The Vera that to work on the distinct features of the Microsoft Office, Dropbox is partnering with Microsoft. With the new features, the users will be able to synchronize the program with the Dropbox in a smooth way without any breaks. This thing will also ensure the users that their files are safe. This collaboration seems to be quite surprising, but it is going […]

Battletoads-Is Microsoft Planning to Bring it Back?

Battletoads-Is Microsoft Planning to Bring it Back?

Infamously-hard NES game Battletoads may be seeing a revival sometime soon. You hear that, 4chan? You might just get to pre-order Battletoads after all. Microsoft has gone out of their merry way, dropped a stop at the U.S. copyright office, and filed for the trademark for Battletoads. While they have refused to comment on the possibility of a re-release/reboot of Battletoads, the trademark taken out is specifically for “entertainment services” […]

Xbox One November System Update Now Available, Adds Backgrounds and More

Xbox One November System Update Now Available, Adds Backgrounds and More

Microsoft’s November Update for the Xbox One is now available for all to download. The update adds numerous features, with the main feature being the ability to add a background on your dashboard. You can import custom images from a USB memory stick or use the Media Center to connect to your PC files. You can also use solid colours or any unlocked achievement picture as your background. The addition […]

PAX Australia: Day Two Highlights

PAX Australia: Day Two Highlights

Day One of PAX Australia completely rolled into a busy day two where today I looked at Microsoft and Nintendo a little more closely, getting hands-on with some big upcoming games and some games that are most likely under your radar but shouldn’t be. Nintendo’s booth made my inner child happy seeing Smash Bros played on the big screen while people gathered and played other big titles like Hyrule Warriors, […]

Pax Australia: Day One Highlights

Pax Australia: Day One Highlights

From gaming booths to panels PAX Australia brings Melbourne and gamers from all around Australia together at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre to share their passion for video games. Day one of PAX brought with it some up and coming indie games and the latest triple A titles that’s on our Christmas wish list. Highlights of the day included: Story time with Pete Hines: Bethesdas Vice President of PR and Marketing Pete […]

Halo 2 Anniversary: Comparison shots of Blur’s impressive cinematics

Halo 2 Anniversary: Comparison shots of Blur’s impressive cinematics

As a preface for those who aren’t familiar with the upcoming Master Chief Collection, it is a game collection that combines remastered versions of all existing Halo games, from the original to 4. One of the games in TMMC receiving a noticeable graphical overhaul (to say the least) is the 2nd in the beloved series, which celebrates its 10th anniversary on Nov. 9, and is aptly titled Halo 2 Anniversary for the collection. H2A has received a complete visual […]