Browsing tag: Microsoft

Xbox Series X Walkthrough Showcases UI, Remote Play and More News 0

News 0 Just two weeks ago, Sony showed off the PS5 UI (user interface) in a surprise State of Play video. Not to be outdone, Microsoft has today released a comprehensive Xbox Series X walkthrough where we see the UI, dashboard, remote play and more showcased! And before anyone asks, yes, the Xbox Series X has the […]

Microsoft Phasing Out P2P Voice Chat for Parties to Combat XBL DDoS, Will Be More Secure on Backend News 2

News 2 With more and more players taking online games seriously, some take them a little too seriously, or just want to crap on people’s fun by messing with their connections by DDoS-ing (distributed denial of service) other games and whatnot. It looks like Microsoft is hiking up security on their end, as P2P (peer-to-peer) voice chat […]

Xbox One Games Optimized for Xbox Series X on Launch Day Revealed News 0

News 0 Xbox One Games optimized for Xbox Series X on launch day have been revealed, as Microsoft has listed down 30 titles that will be ready to play and take full advantage of the system’s capabilities. Microsoft has listed 30 games that will be optimized on day one, with 20 of them taking advantage of the […]

Taco Bell Xbox Series X Commercial Is All About Halo Infinite News 1

News 1 In part of their promotional Xbox Series X sweepstakes, Taco Bell and Microsoft have begun airing a brand-new TV commercial, which spotlights the upcoming Halo title, Halo Infinite. Originally debuting their the NBA finals this past weekend, the commercial down below is a mix of live action and CGI and features the voice of none […]

Xbox Series X Load Times Show Impressive Speed for Backwards Compatible Games News 1

News 1 Here’s a closer look at some of the impressive Xbox Series X load times for titles that were built for the Xbox One, and gamers should be very pleased at how current-gen games are benefitting a lot with the new tech! Head on below for the list of games tested so far (via YouTuber Austin […]

Xbox Series 1TB Expansion Card Price Revealed and They’re Not Cheap News 0

News 0 Soon to be Xbox Series owners looking to expand their storage space may be in a shock as the Xbox Series 1TB expansion card price has finally been revealed. Now available for pre-order at Best Buy, the Xbox Series 1TB expansion card will run a hefty price of $219.99 (£159). When stacked on the price […]

Microsoft’s Acquisition of Bethesda Opens Up Many Possibilities News 0

News 0 On the eve Xbox Series X/S preorders go live, Microsoft pulled off an absolute stunner. In a press release, Microsoft announced that it has acquired the entirety of Bethesda (its internal studios, IPs and more) for $7.5 billion. This is the type of power move Microsoft absolutely had to make to silence the unrelenting chatter […]

Microsoft Acquires Bethesda for $7.5 Billion (Update) News 0

News 0 Here’s your megaton news for the month: Microsoft has just acquired Bethesda! Yes, the same Bethesda that publishes iconic franchises such as DOOM, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout and more! Related Reading: Microsoft on Halo Infinite Delay: We’re Not Reliant on Exclusive Games to Sell Consoles In the press release, it mentions that Microsoft’s acquisition of […]

Report: Microsoft Had Talks to Acquire Destiny Developer Bungie News 0

News 0 It looks like Microsoft is looking to shore up its first-party studios, and one of the developers the company is eyeing is none other than Bungie! The Microsoft Bungie acquisition talks was outed on the latest GamesBeat podcast by veteran video game journalist Jeff Grubb. According to Grubb, Microsoft and Bungie have had discussions about […]

Xbox Series X Size Comparisons, Box Art Makes Its Way Out News 0

News 0 With Microsoft now fully announcing the Xbox Series X (and Series S) price and release date, the company is continuing its marketing blitz by now giving us Xbox Series X size comparisons with other consoles. Multiple sites like IGN, GameSpot and more, have gotten mock up units (no actual hardware components inside) of the Xbox […]

EA Play Joins Xbox Game Pass For No Extra Charge News 0

News 0 Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will soon be able to enjoy a mass collection of EA titles, as Microsoft has announced that EA Play will now be part of the Xbox Game Pass. Along with the news of the Xbox Series X price and release date, Microsoft also shared this morning that they have teamed […]

Xbox Series X Release Window Narrowed to November, Will Launch With “Thousands” of Games News 0

News 0 While we don’t know when Microsoft’s next-gen Xbox Series X console will be released specifically, we at least know which month. Microsoft has today announced the Xbox Series X release window and it’s set for sometime in November! In addition to announcing the month we’ll be able to get our hands on the Xbox Series […]

Report: Xbox Live Gold And Xbox Game Pass Are Currently Free News 0

News 0 With rumors being shot down by Microsoft about Xbox Live Gold going free permanently, it would appear that the company is rolling out some free benefits for possibly an unannounced free weekend of gold and game pass. Multiple reports have been surfacing from Xbox users, claiming that they are mysteriously gaining access to online multiplayer […]

Xbox Sends Out Xbox Themed Shoes to Draw Up Hype For Tomorrow’s Stream News 0

News 0 The Xbox Games Showcase is tomorrow, and while Microsoft is prepping to announce a number of titles, it would appear that they have some viral marketing by sending media outlets with a pair of Xbox shoes. Our partners over at GamerspreyHD received a pair of these Xbox shoes just this morning, which you can see […]

The PC Physical Version of Microsoft Flight Simulator Comes on 10 Discs News 0

News 0 Aerosoft has announced that they have become the official retail publishers of Microsoft Flight Simulator, and will be bringing a physical PC version of the game to Europe in two different boxsets. The news comes from the official Aerosoft forums, in which a rep confirmed that Microsoft Flight Simulator will be available (Europe) physically for […]

Summer Game Fest Xbox Demo Event Announced News 1

News 1 Back in May, the Summer Game Fest was announced where gamers can expect announcements, gameplay reveals and more. Apparently, game demos can be included in that as well. Microsoft has announced the Summer Game Fest Xbox demo event that will let gamers play unreleased games! According to Microsoft, there will be more than 60 brand-new […]

Report: Xbox Lockhart/Xbox Series S Teraflops and RAM Specs leak News 0

News 0 While Microsoft has yet to announce whether or not the Xbox Series X would see an additional, less powerful, cheaper model, it would appear that some leaked documents have surfaced, detailing the Xbox Series S teraflops and RAM count. Related Reading: Microsoft Executive Says Xbox Series X Devs Will Learn to Address PS5 SSD Loading […]

Report: Minecraft PSVR Support Is Coming and Has Been Completed News 19

News 19 A new internal update has been issued to the dev build of Minecraft on the PS4, seemingly confirming that Minecraft PSVR support is finally happening, and the work has been completed.  An update was issued for today (via our internal update tracker), confirming a new 2.03 update for Minecraft. However, this update actually belongs to […]

Sony and Microsoft Partnership With Cloud Gaming Is “Deepening” News 1

News 1 It has been exactly one year since we’ve heard anything substantial on the Sony and Microsoft partnership, and while both companies remain tightlipped in terms of what will be offered, Sony has opened up on the current relationship between Microsoft. During the earnings call (transcribed by VGC) last Tuesday, Sony’s executive vice president Toru Katsumoto […]

First Look at Xbox Series X Games Coming May 7 News 0

News 0 In one week’s time, we will be feasting our eyes on some Xbox Series X games as Microsoft confirmed today they will be hosting a third-party showcase event. Announced right after the Assassin’s Creed Vallhalla reveal, Microsoft has revealed a new Inside Xbox stream that will be happening on May 7th. You want to see […]

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