September Xbox Live Games With Gold Revealed

September Xbox Live Games With Gold Revealed

Microsoft has revealed its lineup of free games for Xbox Live Gold members for the month of September. 2 games will be available on both Xbox consoles this month. On Xbox One, Super Time Force, Capybara Games’ Contra-inspired side-scroller, will be free for Xbox Live Gold members from September 1 to September 30. Super Time Force is fast-paced action shooter that introduces a unique time-reversal mechanic that enhances the overall […]

Microsoft Purges 1,500 Misleading Apps From Windows Store

Microsoft Purges 1,500 Misleading Apps From Windows Store

Have you ever browsed the Windows App store and found it next to impossible to find anything remotely close to what it was you were looking for (like those droids)? Well don’t worry, because you were not alone. It turns out, A LOT of people were experiencing the same thing. Because of this, Microsoft had been receiving a lot of consumer grief with the most common one being that people […]

Doctor Who Coming to Minecraft on Xbox 360

Doctor Who Coming to Minecraft on Xbox 360

It’s official, Microsoft Studios, Mojang and BBC have announced a deal that will bring Doctor Who to the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft. For those of you who don’t know, Doctor Who is the longest running science fiction television drama in the world. The story follows the Doctor as he explores the universe, travelling in his TARDIS (a sentient time-travelling space ship). Thanks to this deal, Minecraft players will soon […]

Xbox One Stand-Alone Kinect Coming in October (Updated)

Xbox One Stand-Alone Kinect Coming in October (Updated)

Last June, Microsoft announced a Kinect-free Xbox One bundle for $399.99. Not only did removing the peripheral make the console $100 cheaper, but it also made financial sense for the company because they were struggling against Sony’s PlayStation 4, which was $100 less than the Xbox One at launch. In addition, the removal of the sensor made Xbox One’s sales double in June. Now, it looks like Kinect-less Xbox One […]

New Age of Empires Game to Contain Microtransactions

New Age of Empires Game to Contain Microtransactions

Upon hearing the news of a brand new Age of Empires game, the reaction of most people would surely be joy. The beloved RTS series has captivated millions over the years. Age of Empires II is universally considered to a classic RTS title and is undoubtedly still played today. In fact, the HD re-release of the game garnered huge success. The new installment of the series is going to be […]

Xbox One Slim Concept art Looks Fantastic

Xbox One Slim Concept art Looks Fantastic

With the last generation of consoles sporting slim editions a number of years after launch, some fans are eagerly looking forward to – and even waiting exclusively for - similar iterations of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. With the Xbox One’s chunky design, it’s hard to imagine a slim edition, but one designer has composed a mock-up of what such a version may look like: sleek, rounded, and much thinner. Concept […]

Microsoft Will Not be Holding A Press Conference at Tokyo Game Show 2014

Microsoft Will Not be Holding A Press Conference at Tokyo Game Show 2014

Microsoft has officially announced that they will not be holding a press conference at this year’s Tokyo Game Show. Aaron Greenberg, game studios global marketing manager, took to Twitter and confirmed that “We [Microsoft] are not doing a TGS keynote this year.” @PNF4LYFE we are not doing a TGS keynote this year. — Aaron Greenberg (@aarongreenberg) August 23, 2014 Phil Spencer, head of Xbox division, has stated that he will be present at […]

Halo at PAX Prime Schedule

Halo at PAX Prime Schedule

Today on the Halo Waypoint blogs, Bravo made a post outlining the schedule for 343i at PAX Prime next week. The big details are that there will be a Halo 2 Anniversary tournament, as well as a Master Chief collection panel. Since PAX Prime is the last big gaming event before The Master Chief Collection’s release on November 11th, 2014 in the US, this will be one of 343i’s last […]

Pre Loading on Xbox One kicks off with Madden NFL 15

Pre Loading on Xbox One kicks off with Madden NFL 15

As some may have already seen, Pre purchasing and Pre Loading on Xbox One is officially available today. And Madden NFL can be purchased now, and downloaded before it’s release date of 08/26/14. As you can see below, Madden NFL 15 for Xbox One can be purchased right now on the Xbox One console or store.xbox.com. On top of the ability to pre purchase the title, a pre order bonus […]

Digital Xbox One game gifting not currently planned

Digital Xbox One game gifting not currently planned

As some may know, Xbox One game gifting has been a feature that was discussed before. But, thanks to Phil Spencer and a twitter user, we now know that game gifting on Xbox One is not currently planned. In September of 2013, Albert Penello talked to Gamespot, and revealed “We[The team at Xbox] were trying to implement the ability to trade [and] loan digital games with your friends which is something […]