Halo 2: Anniversary Screenshot Comparisons Show Vast Improvement

Halo 2: Anniversary Screenshot Comparisons Show Vast Improvement

During Microsoft’s Gamescom conference, 343 Industries showed off new gameplay for Halo 2: Anniversary, which will come bundled with Halo: The Master Chief Collection in November. In the days after the conference, the publisher and developer released screenshot comparisons showing off the improvements in both single and multiplayer, and they look pretty spectacular. Considering that Halo 2 is ten years old, the game still looks good for a first-generation Xbox title. To this day, […]

Xbox One Reddit App, ReddX, Now Available In North America

Xbox One Reddit App, ReddX, Now Available In North America

ReddX, a new Reddit app for the Xbox One, is now available to Xbox One owners in the United States and Canada. Typically, individuals perusing Reddit do so from the comfort of either their laptop or smartphone. However, with ReddX, Xbox One owners can now browse the site using their console, up or downvoting to their heart’s content. There are a variety of features contained in the app, such as Xbox One “Snap,” […]

10 Hard To Find Video Games

10 Hard To Find Video Games

We’ve all heard of stories of somebody buying a tattered old box full of junk at a garage sale for $6, only to open it and find some sort of rarity. Believe it or not this happens a lot with old video games. I’m going to name ten rare video games that are worth holding onto or if you really wanted to, sell for a nice price. So dig into that […]

Xbox One System Update Roll-out August 2014 – New Features and Upgrades

Xbox One System Update Roll-out August 2014 – New Features and Upgrades

Earlier this week Microsoft began the roll-out of Xbox One’s next upcoming dashboard update. Preview members will experience the brand new features that will complete system integration during its public release in the upcoming months. The update focusses primarily on social and entertainment apps on the console. Many of the features included in the update were disclosed in advance by Microsoft, with the addition of several previously unannounced developments. Parties – […]

Xbox 360, Xbox One Game Codes Coming To Retail

Xbox 360, Xbox One Game Codes Coming To Retail

Starting this month, participating retailers in the U.S and UK will be selling digital download codes for select Xbox 360 and Xbox One games and add-ons. The news was released this morning on Major Nelson’s blog: You asked for more digital purchasing options and we’re answering. Starting this month, we’re giving you more ways than ever to get the content you want most on Xbox 360 and Xbox One. I’m […]

Xbox Entertainment Studios To Rise From The Dead?

Xbox Entertainment Studios To Rise From The Dead?

In July, Microsoft underwent  a major business restructuring to the tune of 18,000 layoffs. One of the biggest inclusions in these job cuts was the fledgling Xbox Entertainment Studios headed by CBS’ Nancy Tellem. The sector was created to produce original TV content for Xbox Live, but as of now, the majority of its portfolio includes the Spielberg Halo TV series and Halo: Nightfall. However, if this Hollywood Reporter story […]

XBOX ONE Update for Preview Members 8/14/2014

XBOX ONE Update for Preview Members 8/14/2014

The XBOX One has just received an update focused around the Social and TV playing aspects of the console and directed at preview members, and I’m here to give you the short and dirty of what changed. Let’s not waste any time. XBOX ONE UPDATES 8/14/2014 The Party System While the Xbox One had already hosted a cross-game party app, this new update re-organized the system into something both more […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Xbox One Bundle

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Xbox One Bundle

During Gamescom Microsoft announced three limited edition Xbox One console bundles, one of which being the Call of Duty Advanced Warfare bundle. We take a full detailed look at what you can expect when you pre-order this beauty. http://compass.xbox.com/assets/6a/64/6a64df7d-7b46-4d01-899c-b99c24210738.mp4?n=ANVIL_BUNDLE_20140717_B.mp4 The new era of Call of Duty is here and you can have everything you need to be ahead of the competition and be loathed by your friends. This special edition […]

Some customization info for The Master Chief Collection

Some customization info for The Master Chief Collection

Even though 343i has said they will talk about customization in The Master Chief collection soon, we still have not heard anything on the subject. But, lucky for us, a fan at Gamescom was able to capture some footage on the customization menu. The video of this can be seen below. As you can see, we get a glimpse of Emblem customization, colors available, Player ID, Nameplate, and avatar customization. […]

Phil Spencer On Xbox Resolution, Kinect, And Rare’s Future

Phil Spencer On Xbox Resolution, Kinect, And Rare’s Future

Following Microsoft’s Gamescom 2014 showcase, Xbox president Phil Spencer had a lot to say in a recent interview with CVG. He candidly touched on points that all gamers have been concerned about. Does Kinect and high resolution games matter for Xbox’s future? What will the next game from Rare look like? If you want an official answer to those pressing issues, you’ve come to the right place! With regards to […]