Binge-Gaming: How Long Can You Play?

Binge-Gaming: How Long Can You Play?

Gaming Until You Drop Have you ever bought a new game, only to spend endless hours exploring the ins and outs of what it had to offer? Maybe you have found yourself starting up a game to later find out seven hours have passed and you should probably do normal daily activities such as eat or sleep. We have all had those moments where we can’t contain our excitement for our new […]

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Gets 2 Bonus Episodes

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Gets 2 Bonus Episodes

Resident Evil: Revelations 2 receives two bonus episodes launching alongside Episode 4 this week.  After you finish Episode 4 in Resident Evil: Revelations 2, you can play the games Raid Mode or you can jump into the new bonus episodes. Capcom-Unity announced in a new blog post that two bonus episodes will launch alongside Episode 4 of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 this week. The two episodes offer further insight to Moira and Natalia and help […]

Xbox and Its Current Virtual Reality Situation

Xbox and Its Current Virtual Reality Situation

Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft’s Xbox division and Microsoft Studios, told in an interview with Eurogamer, that it isn’t impossible for Xbox to never have a chance with Virtual Reality, even with Microsoft’s most recent entry on this market, the Hololens. Spencer said: “We’ve looked at a mixed reality space that we could do with Hololens and think about it as a unique set of features and technologies to enable, that doesn’t preclude […]

Xbox One Sales Rise 84 Percent in February

Xbox One Sales Rise 84 Percent in February

While it’s also the goal of companies to be on top in terms of sales, sometimes a vast improvement in sales is its own reward. Yesterday, we reported on the latest NPD numbers for both games on consoles, and revealed that PS4 was the highest-selling console for February. Which was true. However, further looking into it revealed that Xbox One sales increased 84% from January to February. This jump is […]

Xbox One/360 Owners will be the first to watch Dead Rising: Watchtower

Xbox One/360 Owners will be the first to watch Dead Rising: Watchtower

Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners will get exclusive access to the Dead Rising: Watchtower movie adaptation, one week before it’s made available to everyone else. Users will be able to stream the full movie via Crackle (ironically a Sony-backed streaming service), starting March 20th. I can’t think of anyone better than Rob Riggle to play quick-witted journalist and famed zombie-whacker Frank West, in this prequel to the original Dead […]

GTA V Heists: File Size, New Outfits and Achievements Revealed

GTA V Heists: File Size, New Outfits and Achievements Revealed

The eagerly-awaited Heists mode for GTA Online might not go live until tomorrow, but some players have received the update ahead of schedule, reporting a 4.8GB file size on the next-gen consoles and a much more manageable 1.2GB download for the last-gen.  Hmm, Heist update spiked from 4.2 GB to 4.8 GB. Seems they’re finalizing a few things pic.twitter.com/PrToCVq1Qi — V7X3 (@S7_V7X3) March 8, 2015 With a new update comes new […]

Forza Motorsport 6 Announced

Forza Motorsport 6 Announced

In a post on their blog, Xbox has just announced Forza Motorsport 6 alongside the game’s first trailer.  The game was officially announced earlier today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, featuring a pronounced partnership with Ford. The game will feature a broad lineup of Ford cars including the Shelby GT350 Mustang, the F-150 Raptor and the all new Ford GT which will serve as the game’s cover car.  No […]

Xbox One update gives more CPU power to developers

Xbox One update gives more CPU power to developers

It seems that Microsoft are pushing to give more console power to the developers as a recent update has reserved more CPU power for games then previously, Digital Foundry reports. Both the PS4 and Xbox One have an 8 core CPU where up until recently, both consoles reserved 2 for system operations and 6 for games but the recent update to the Xbox One unlocks a further 50-80% of the 7th CPU […]

Xbox One: Recent update improves eSRAM control and overall performance

Xbox One: Recent update improves eSRAM control and overall performance

A recent Xbox One SDK update, which was released for game developers earlier this month (December 12th, to be exact), has been reported – by Dying Light developer Techland’s Maciej Binkowski to Gaming Bolt – to significantly improve the overall performance of Microsoft’s current-generation console. Binkowski, the lead game designer on Dying Light, stated that in addition to the advantages of the Xbox One’s update, the most prominent one is the improved […]

Xbox Live founder leaves Microsoft after more than 17 years

Xbox Live founder leaves Microsoft after more than 17 years

Boyd Multerer, the engineer who led development on Microsoft’s Xbox Live service, as well as its XNA game development tools, has recently announced his departure from Microsoft after more than 17 years of employment at the gaming and technology giant. Multerer publicly revealed his departure from the Xbox team via his Twitter just today, December 29th, stating: “Goodbye Microsoft. It was a good run. Xbox was Great! Time to do […]