Microsoft have launched their Black Friday week of sales on Xbox Live. For the next week, 52 games and DLCs will be discounted for some amount of time. A full list can be seen below, with discounts ranging from 33% off all the way up…..
Microsoft has been making a big deal over the 23 games available for Xbox One users on launch day, November 22. However, while the woes of a bad launch are well documented, another equally disconcerting problem is the lull after the launch where there is…..
Microsoft is really scraping the bottom of the barrel with their Games with Gold program, introduced back at E3 2013. Over the last few months, we’ve seen a lackluster offering from the company in the promotion, but again, they are freebies with your Xbox Live…..
505 Games and EKO Studios have released a new trailer (with a rocking soundtrack) for How to Survive which is due to release next week. EKO Studios’ How to Survive is a multiplayer zombie survival shoot-em-up in the vein of Dead Nation but including survival aspects……
Launching a new console is proving to be difficult for Microsoft with the transition from the Xbox 360 to the Xbox One. The company has struggled to get a clear message to consumers about what the console will do, what policies it will adhere to,…..
Nintendo’s 3DS continues to do well for the company, as the latest sales figures confirm that the handheld was the top selling console on the market. Beating the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and PS Vita in August, the 3DS has been on a hot…..
The past two generations, Microsoft has operated under the philosophy to sell hardware at a loss and make that up with software, services and extras sales. Unfortunately, that lead Microsoft to suffer around 3 billion dollars in losses for the Xbox division. And this is…..
Xbox Live’s Games with Gold Program is set to release two “new” games as part of their promotion in September. As part of your Xbox Live subscription, you can download Magic 2013 between September 1st and 15th. Then on the 16th of September, Gold Subscribers…..
Today, Larry Hryb, also known as Major Nelson, released a track on SoundCloud that compared the audio quality of the Xbox One to that of the Xbox 360 when it comes to headsets. As he explained on his blog, the noticeable difference in audio quality…..
Swedish developers DICE have detailed some of the ways ‘Levolution’ is going to affect players’ experience in the upcoming multiplayer blockbuster Battlefield 4. Many players were unimpressed with the level of destruction in BF3, finding it largely cosmetic and unable to change the gameplay in…..
Starbreeze Studios did not make a name for themselves with the type of game that Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is. This is a developer that is responsible for some of the grittiest first person shooter action in recent memory. The Chronicles of Riddick…..
Today marks the start of Microsoft’s annual Summer of Arcade promotion. This year’s promotion runs from today until the end of the month, with four game releases: Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, Charlie Murder, Flashback, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows……
The Xbox Live Gold Member weekly deals continue and today is the last day to pick up Mortal Kombat for US $9.99. In addition to the full retail game, several Mortal Kombat DLC’s and characters are also available at a discounted rate. Head over to Xbox.com for a…..
Sony undoubtedly has a more robust lineup of free-to-play games for the PlayStation 4 than the Microsoft has for the Xbox One. The PS4 will see Planetside, DC Universe Online, Warframe, and other games arrive as free, playable games at launch. Microsoft will also have…..
Dead Rising 3 was originally slated to be released for the Xbox 360 but hardware constraints and Microsoft’s willingness to provide early developer kits allowed Dead Rising 3 to be moved onto the Xbox One, according to producer Mike Jones in an interview with Siliconera……
NPD figures have been released for the month of June. With gamers saving their pennies for Xbox One and PS4, it comes as no surprise that video game hardware and software both declined significantly last month. With software dropping nearly 15% and hardware down 30%,…..
This is it. The thing GTA fans have been waiting for nearly 4 years. Craving for. And it is here now. Actual gameplay footage of GTA V! The gameplay footage is apparently from a PS 3. So, first things first, we have a redesigned HUD……
Microsoft is inviting Xbox Live members to participate in the 2013 Xbox Live Dashboard Update on the Xbox 360. The public beta sounds similar to betas that have been run in the past, giving beta testers a number of iterations of the new dashboard, as…..
The first group of Xbox 360 titles to be majorly discounted have been revealed by Microsoft. Like the Games on Demand discounts, these will last through the week with additional daily deals. Today only (July 4, 2013), these are the titles being offered at up…..
The first group of Xbox 360 titles to be majorly discounted have been revealed by Microsoft. Like the Games on Demand discounts, these will last through the week with additional daily deals. Today only (July 3, 2013), these are the titles being offered at up to…..
The first group of Xbox 360 titles to be majorly discounted have been revealed by Microsoft. Like the Games on Demand discounts, these will last through the week with additional daily deals. Today only (July 2, 2013), these are the titles being offered at up to…..
In recent discussions with IGN, EA President Frank Gibeau stated that Battlefield was at the top of the FPS genre. “No other shooter on the market that does what Battlefield does,” he said. With a mix of vehicles and infantry combat, fully destructible environments over…..
At this year’s E3 Microsoft has announced some changes to their Xbox Live Gold subscription. You’d be able to get a couple of free games up until the end of this year. The first two titles they announced were Assassin’s Creed II and Halo 3……
Xbox Live director of programming Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb announced that early next week Microsoft will be launching an “Ultimate Game Sale.” Prices weren’t discussed, but Major listed the 32 titles to receive a discount. From the sounds of it, Microsoft is giving the Xbox…..
Halo 4 kicked off a brand-new trilogy for the series, dubbed “Reclaimer”. Now it appears that Microsoft is axing that plan, and are calling the upcoming games part of a saga. In a recent interview, Microsoft relayed the news, claiming tht they don’t want to…..
World of Tanks has been announced as an exclusive for Xbox 360. The tank-centric multiplayer title has found a large following on PC as a free to play title. On Xbox 360, the game will feature 15 on 15 team based gameplay over Xbox Live……
There’s another month in the books for the video games industry. It was not pretty. The NPD Group has recently released their sales figures for the month of April, and sales took another header off the high dive, slumping to the tune of 25% across…..
Gears of War: Judgment will be getting its second expansion for the multiplayer shooter. The Call to Arms pack will be arriving for all VIP Season Pass holders on Tuesday, April 23 on Xbox LIVE. Non-VIPs will need to wait until April 30th for the…..
Despite launching what will likely go down as one of the best games to grace consoles this generation, the games industry tanked once again in March. Year over year, total industry sales fell 10%, with hardware having a precipitous drop of 32%. While hardware was…..
Microsoft is stepping up security of the Xbox 360 and other associated online accounts. These new security measures implement an optional two-step verification process which asks for two pieces of information anytime you access your account. These security updates don’t just impact Xbox 360 sign-ins,…..
Microsoft is starting a new campaign in Japan. The new campaign will have a collective group of Japanese Xbox 360 owners striving to reach gameplay milestones, with the overall goal being to surpass one million hours of play between April 20th and June 19th. The…..