TIME magazine has placed the Xbox One in its top 10 of gadgets released in 2013. The publication cites the new hardware’s many new features as its reasons for inclusion, claiming that its cable and satellite integration and Kinect make it an “intriguing technology”. “Officially,…..
Andrew Wilson, the newly appointed CEO of Electronic Arts, felt that the transition to next gen consoles was less bumpy as compared to those of the ones before, in a talk at the Credit Suisse 2013 Annual Technology Conference. When asked “what can be done with…..
Minecraft players on the Xbox 360 will soon be getting a “secret” skin pack, according to developer 4J Studios. Just what is this secret skin pack? No clues have been given regarding what it might be, but the developer began teasing the incoming content just…..
A bunch of new developers have been announced to be making games for the Xbox One, through the consoles Independent development initiative called ID@Xbox. A long list of developers have recently been added to this list, the likes of which include: Double Fine, Slightly Mad,…..
The Xbox One and PS4 versions of Battlefield 4 didn’t quite make it to 1080p resolution for the next-gen releases, but DICE thinks the tradeoffs were worth it. The developers had to make some sacrifices in resolution, in order to get to 64-player counts and…..
According to Microsoft, demand for the Xbox One is strong. The company claims that since the November 22nd launch, they’re unable to meet demand for the new console, selling every Xbox One they can manufacture at this point. Demand is far exceeding supply, says Microsoft……
Of the many steps backwards that the Xbox One took when it comes to the user interface functionality, one was with the reliability of party chat on the new console. Microsoft says that it’s still ironing out the bugs in the new system, and “it…..
The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are now available to many consumers worldwide. Both Microsoft and Sony have had successful launches for their respected consoles, selling out quickly to early adopters and holiday shoppers. While both seem to be doing well, one analyst believes that…..
Peggle 2 was initially expected as a launch title for the Xbox One, before seeing a slight delay. Apparently that delay is going to be a pretty small one, because it was revealed today that Peggle 2 will arrive in early-December for the Xbox One……
The title of this article is a direct quotation, and an open question to the gaming community, but first let me explain where it came from and why I decided to write this post. I was shopping in my local high street, and decided to…..
Black Friday has come and gone, and many holiday shoppers got their first chance to pick up the new Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles. According to data compiled by InfoScout, the Xbox One outsold the PlayStation 4 on North America’s biggest shopping day of…..
Feast your eyes on what one clever user has made on Forza 5 – A car adorned with graphics from the Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker games.
Has Microsoft just admitted that their original Xbox One bundle was incomplete? Read on to find out. So, where does this notion come from? Well, a new bundle has just appeared on the US Microsoft Store. It contains the Xbox One console (packaged with everything…..
The Xbox One has only been on the market for a short while, but that hasn’t stopped modders from poking and prodding the new console. Apparently, a hack has been discovered that allows for tech savvy Xbox One owners to replace their factory HDD with…..
If you’re still playing Call of Duty Ghosts on the Xbox 360, then you’ll encounter an update when you next try to the play the game. This is because Infinity Ward and Activision have just released a new patch for the Xbox 360 version, focusing…..
CD Projekt Red, the developer of the critical and commercial success The Witcher series, has been busy at work with developing The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077. With the impending launch of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, some have wondered how CD Projekt Red, primarily…..
Forza Motorsport 5 is a brilliant racing game that is held back by a poor monetization strategy. That was the gist of the Forza 5 review we recently wrote, and apparently, we weren’t the only ones to think that the game’s prevalence of micro-transactions and…..
December’s Xbox Games with Gold program will once again see another lackluster set of releases with the original Gears of War & Shoot Many Robots. Starting on Sunday December 1st, Xbox Live Gold subscribers can download the six year old, Gears of War. The game…..
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…..
The Xbox One costs $499 at retail. It’s a pricey machine, but it doesn’t look like Microsoft is raking in cash hand-over-fist on the new hardware. According to AllThingsD, the Xbox One costs $471 to make, leaving Microsoft only a small margin to profit…..
Microsoft launched the Xbox One last week without their biggest franchise, and according to their studio head, it’s because they just didn’t have the turnaround time following the release of Halo 4. So when should expect the launch of Halo 5? We know it’s coming,…..
Disappointed with the Xbox One’s launch lineup, or just hungry for more games? Then check out the video embedded above, as it’s a montage of some of the best Xbox One games that we will see hitting stores in the not-too-distant future. Brace yourself for a…..
Reports that users being banned for using profanity on Xbox One surfaced over the weekend, and Microsoft has confirmed that they are monitoring uploaded content for excessive profanity. While it’s not nearly as bad as what had been rumored (Microsoft monitoring your private Skype calls),…..
Microsoft launched the Xbox One without either of its big shooter franchises this year. Halo, an Xbox exclusive developed by 343 Industries, nor Gears of War developed externally by Epic Games, was a no-show for launch. I want to continue to work with Gears, said…..
The Xbox One launched last week, and with it, we discovered that just about every game is asking you for more money… if you’re willing to part with it, that is. Micro-transactions might not be popular with console purists, but it’s definitely a trend that’s…..
The launch of the Xbox One is Microsoft’s largest console launch in history. Rolling out over the weekend, the Xbox One managed to match Sony’s day one sales of the PlayStation 4, with one million consoles sold worldwide in the first 24 hours. This surpassed…..
Some users have been reporting problems with their Xbox Ones, most notably disc drive errors and slow install and loading times. This has naturally lead to anger and left some wondering how Microsoft would handle the situation. While Microsoft doesn’t have a clear cut solution…..
The transition to next generation consoles is never easy, doubly so when a game such as Battlefield 4 has launched on 5 platforms. However, as has been noted in our review and various others, Battlefield 4 has been plagued with server issues, crashing to the…..
The Xbox One’s disk drive is running into problems, according to some users of the console. Numerous owners are reporting that their Xbox One consoles are failing to read the discs of which they attempt to play. It is said that the Xbox One consoles…..
So the Xbox One is here and, depending on where you live, the PS4 has either been out for a week, or will release in a week. Needless to say the gaming world is going crazy for next-gen games and consoles. But I have a…..
This is what your Xbox One will look like when you first plug it in and turn it on. If you haven’t already got yours, then have a look at what you should expect. The video is my own, and if I had to sum…..