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The Guardian or The Daily Star? YouGov profiler explains the real difference between Xbox 360 and PS3 owners

The Guardian or The Daily Star? YouGov profiler explains the real difference between Xbox 360 and PS3 owners

The ongoing war of wills between PlayStation and Xbox owners is as embittered and entrenched as any documented conflict throughout the course of human history.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 17th 2014 at 3:39PM in News
PS4 outsells Xbox One for 10th consecutive month in US

PS4 outsells Xbox One for 10th consecutive month in US

Sony has confirmed that PS4 was the best selling console in the US in October.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 14th 2014 at 9:26AM in News
Xbox One nears 10m units shipped thanks to US price drop

Xbox One nears 10m units shipped thanks to US price drop

The Xbox One is rapidly approaching 10m units shipped, Microsoft has revealed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 13th 2014 at 2:52AM in News

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343 working 'night and day' to fix Halo: Master Chief Collection online problems

343 working 'night and day' to fix Halo: Master Chief Collection online problems

Developer 343 Industries has apologised for the ongoing problems affecting Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2014 at 10:50AM in News
Halo: Master Chief Collection suffers online problems on launch day

Halo: Master Chief Collection suffers online problems on launch day

Microsoft’s triple-A shooter Halo: Master Chief Collection is suffering a few online issues during its first day of release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2014 at 12:54PM in News
VIDEO: MCV looks back at the evolution of Halo

VIDEO: MCV looks back at the evolution of Halo

MCV has teamed up with Xbox to look back at the legacy of one of the platform’s biggest franchises – Halo.

on Nov 10th 2014 at 3:21PM in News
Microsoft completes Mojang acquisition

Microsoft completes Mojang acquisition

Minecraft creator Mojang is now a Microsoft company.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2014 at 3:58PM in News

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Microsoft says it might have to move autumn 2015 titles due to abundance of content

Microsoft says it might have to move autumn 2015 titles due to abundance of content

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has said that Microsoft might have to reassess its Xbox One release schedule for next year as it has more content than it knows what to ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 3rd 2014 at 1:14PM in News
Cheaper, cooler Xbox One processor in production - report

Cheaper, cooler Xbox One processor in production - report

An Xbox One Slim could already be in the pipeline at Microsoft, a new report claims.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2014 at 12:08PM in News
Xbox Entertainment Studios has officially closed

Xbox Entertainment Studios has officially closed

Microsoft has confirmed the closure of Xbox Entertainment Studios as it lets go of the division's last two employees.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2014 at 11:46AM in News
What's next for the Xbox 360 at UK retail?

What's next for the Xbox 360 at UK retail?

In June last year, GfK Chart-Track announced that the Xbox 360 had overtaken Nintendo’s Wii to become the UK’s best-selling home console for that generation.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 28th 2014 at 2:10PM in News

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Xbox's Spencer plays down desire for Minecraft 2

Xbox's Spencer plays down desire for Minecraft 2

Servicing the needs of the existing Minecraft community is a far bigger priority than getting a Minecraft sequel to market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2014 at 12:40PM in News
Microsoft cuts US Xbox One price for Christmas

Microsoft cuts US Xbox One price for Christmas

Xbox One will from November 2nd be $50 cheaper in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2014 at 10:47AM in News
Mojang readying Scrolls official launch for next month

Mojang readying Scrolls official launch for next month

Strategy card game Scrolls is set to transition from open beta to full release before the end of November, developer Mojang has revealed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 26th 2014 at 10:21PM in News
Microsoft branding replaces Nokia on high-end smartphones

Microsoft branding replaces Nokia on high-end smartphones

The Nokia Lumia is dead and has been replaced with the Microsoft Lumia.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 3:37PM in News

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Improving Xbox One install times are 'high on priority list'

Improving Xbox One install times are 'high on priority list'

Xbox boss Phil Spencer admits that the reasons behind Xbox One’s lengthy installation times remain a little unclear, although he’s determined to address them.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 12:43PM in News
Microsoft shipped 2.4m Xbox consoles in its last quarter

Microsoft shipped 2.4m Xbox consoles in its last quarter

2.4m Xbox consoles were shipped to retail in the quarter ending September 30th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 9:37AM in News
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Xbox 360 re-release confirmed

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Xbox 360 re-release confirmed

Rockstar has announced an upgraded edition of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is on its way to Xbox 360, confirming previous reports.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 24th 2014 at 12:35AM in News
PC adapter incoming for Xbox One's Kinect

PC adapter incoming for Xbox One's Kinect

Microsoft is releasing an adapter that will let owners of Xbox One’s Kinect camera to connect the device to their PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 1:12PM in News
Free Xbox Music streaming service is closing

Free Xbox Music streaming service is closing

The free ad-supported version of Xbox Music will close later this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 10:03AM in News
VIDEO: Microsoft releases Live-action Halo: Nightfall trailer

VIDEO: Microsoft releases Live-action Halo: Nightfall trailer

Ahead of its expected release next month, Microsoft has unleashed a trailer for live-action series Halo: Nightfall.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 9:44AM in News
Nadella says Microsoft achieves gender pay equality

Nadella says Microsoft achieves gender pay equality

The difference between male and female salaries at Microsoft is just half a per cent on a global basis, CEO Satya Nadella has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:59AM in News
Xbox One Digital TV Tuner arrives in UK

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner arrives in UK

Today sees the long-awaited launch of the Xbox One TV tuner in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 21st 2014 at 1:21PM in News
343 Industries reveals Halo 2: Anniversary documentary

343 Industries reveals Halo 2: Anniversary documentary

Halo developer 343 Industries has peeled back the curtain on “Remaking the Legend – Halo 2: Anniversary,” a documentary chronicling development of the updated sequel featured in the Master Chief ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 20th 2014 at 9:06PM in News