Entries in 'Microsoft' (1032)

Windows 10 update needed to fix Quantum Break PC crashing

Windows 10 update needed to fix Quantum Break PC crashing

Remedy has said that a fix for the troubled PC version of Quantum Break won’t be possible until Microsoft rolls out an update to Windows 10 itself.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 29th 2016 at 10:39AM in News
How Xbox 360 changed everything

How Xbox 360 changed everything

Back in 2004, Xbox VP Peter Moore spent two days pretending to be PlayStation CEO Ken Kutaragi.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 28th 2016 at 11:15AM in News
More claims that Microsoft will announce a new Xbox at E3

More claims that Microsoft will announce a new Xbox at E3

It’s looking more certain than ever that a new Xbox will be revealed at E3 in June.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 28th 2016 at 10:42AM in News
Gears of War 4 outspending current releases in US TV ad response

Gears of War 4 outspending current releases in US TV ad response

Microsoft’s Gears of War 4 may not be arriving for another six months, but it currently has a bigger ad presence on US TV than games that are just around ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 25th 2016 at 3:28PM in News

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Xbox One unit sales are up as Xbox Live usage climbs

Xbox One unit sales are up as Xbox Live usage climbs

Microsoft is pretty coy about the sales performance of the Xbox One nowadays, but it looks as if the console has grown sales year-on-year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 22nd 2016 at 3:05PM in News
AMD again hints at three upcoming new console launches

AMD again hints at three upcoming new console launches

PS4 Neo? Check. Nintendo NX? Check. Xbox Two? Maybe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 22nd 2016 at 11:45AM in News
Interview: How The Coalition is modernising Gears of War

Interview: How The Coalition is modernising Gears of War

Gears of War was the quintessential Xbox 360 series. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 22nd 2016 at 9:49AM in News
Xbox One has sold 18m units, Gfinity says

Xbox One has sold 18m units, Gfinity says

A press release from eSports firm Gfinity has seemingly let slip some up to date Xbox One sales data.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2016 at 11:02AM in News

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Microsoft 'testing a variety of prototype Xbox devices'

Microsoft 'testing a variety of prototype Xbox devices'

A revamped PS4 seems inevitable. Whether Microsoft has a similar plan for Xbox One remains a matter for debate, but another source has said that’s exactly what’s happening.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2016 at 10:49AM in News
Gears of War 4 dev: Consumers think beta means highly-polished demo

Gears of War 4 dev: Consumers think beta means highly-polished demo

The studio head of Gears of War 4 developer The Coalition has said the industry has ‘twisted’ what multiplayer betas mean. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 21st 2016 at 10:06AM in News
Microsoft discontinues the Xbox 360

Microsoft discontinues the Xbox 360

The end of the line has come, perhaps surprisingly early, for Xbox 360.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 20th 2016 at 4:20PM in News
Remedy acknowledges Quantum Break's PC problems, says UWP v-sync fix coming in May

Remedy acknowledges Quantum Break's PC problems, says UWP v-sync fix coming in May

Quantum Break developer Remedy has apologised for the many problems that plague the PC version, saying that fixes for some of them are nearly here.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 13th 2016 at 3:09PM in News

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Reports point to forthcoming new Xbox One

Reports point to forthcoming new Xbox One

Filings at the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) hint at the existence of a new kind of Xbox One.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 13th 2016 at 10:23AM in News
Xbox One exclusive Quantum Break pips Dirt Rally to UK No.1

Xbox One exclusive Quantum Break pips Dirt Rally to UK No.1

The Xbox One version of Quantum Break was the best-selling game in the UK last week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 11th 2016 at 9:24AM in News
Fable Legends may live on

Fable Legends may live on

It might not be game over for Lionhead's Fable Legends after all.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 7th 2016 at 1:40PM in News
RELEASE DATES: Gears of War 4 launches in October

RELEASE DATES: Gears of War 4 launches in October

MCV offers the most comprehensive UK video game release schedule available. Here’s a round up of the most notable recent changes and upcoming games. Click here to see the full ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Apr 7th 2016 at 12:23PM in News

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Quantum Break forces eyepatch onto pirates and those not logged into Windows Store

Quantum Break forces eyepatch onto pirates and those not logged into Windows Store

Remedy has repeated its comedy anti-piracy measure from Alan Wake in recent PC release Quantum Break.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 6th 2016 at 3:30PM in News
'Xbox neXt' hardware appears on designer profile

'Xbox neXt' hardware appears on designer profile

What appears to be a mention of a new Xbox console has appeared on a designer’s profile.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 5th 2016 at 10:10AM in News
Spencer: 'I'm not a big fan of Xbox 1.5'

Spencer: 'I'm not a big fan of Xbox 1.5'

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has poured cold water on talk of a mid-generation upgrade for the Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2016 at 10:20AM in News
Remedy 'baffled' by fanboy fury over Quantum Break PC release

Remedy 'baffled' by fanboy fury over Quantum Break PC release

The creative director of Quantum Break says gamer anger over console exclusives leaves him baffled.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 1st 2016 at 11:19AM in News
Every Xbox One can now be used as a developer kit

Every Xbox One can now be used as a developer kit

A major feature of the Xbox One touted before the console’s launch in 2013 has come to fruition.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 31st 2016 at 1:56PM in News
How PC can save the Xbox

How PC can save the Xbox

For all the challenges Microsoft has faced in the story of Xbox One, there’s no denying that the tech giant has been open to change.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 24th 2016 at 10:51AM in News
Spencer apologises for school girl dancers GDC stunt

Spencer apologises for school girl dancers GDC stunt

Microsoft has apologised for its use of female dancers dressed as school girls at a GDC party last week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2016 at 10:58AM in News