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Sony 'happy' to consider PSN Xbox Live cross-platform play

Sony 'happy' to consider PSN Xbox Live cross-platform play

PlayStation-Xbox cross-platform multiplayer may be closer to becoming a reality.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 16th 2016 at 1:16PM in News
The Division co-developer heads to Guildford to meet Lionhead staff

The Division co-developer heads to Guildford to meet Lionhead staff

Ubisoft is the latest publisher to head to Guildford to offer work to Lionhead staff.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 15th 2016 at 1:30PM in News
Splash Damage is working on Gears of War 4's multiplayer

Splash Damage is working on Gears of War 4's multiplayer

London developer Splash Damage is once again back in the Gears of War fold, developer The Coalition has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 15th 2016 at 12:29PM in News
Microsoft could yet bring digital game sharing to Xbox One

Microsoft could yet bring digital game sharing to Xbox One

One of the features lost in Microsoft’s big Xbox One u-turn in 2013 could yet be revisited.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 15th 2016 at 9:25AM in News

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Spencer concedes PC gamers may have little reason to buy an Xbox One

Spencer concedes PC gamers may have little reason to buy an Xbox One

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has admitted that the number of Xbox titles making their way to PC may reduce the need for some corners of the market to buy into ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2016 at 12:10PM in News
PlayStation heads to Guildford to hire Lionhead staff

PlayStation heads to Guildford to hire Lionhead staff

PlayStation is holding a job fair for Lionhead employees on Monday.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 11th 2016 at 10:57AM in News
OPINION: Dear Xbox, I think you're making a mistake with Lionhead

OPINION: Dear Xbox, I think you're making a mistake with Lionhead

Phil Spencer’s repetitive insistence that Xbox remains ‘committed to first party’ seems to be falling on deaf ears.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 11th 2016 at 10:03AM in News

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Gears of War 4 'possibly' coming to PC

Gears of War 4 'possibly' coming to PC

The developer of the next Gears of War has not ruled out a release for the game on PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 10th 2016 at 10:27AM in News
Now Spencer calms Xbox console upgrade talk

Now Spencer calms Xbox console upgrade talk

Having distanced himself from comments made about the further merging of Xbox and PC, Phil Spencer has now watered down his stance about possible console hardware upgrading.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 7th 2016 at 1:04PM in News
Microsoft responds to Sweeney's rallying cry

Microsoft responds to Sweeney's rallying cry

Windows 10 is not an attempt to close off the world of PC gaming to third parties, Microsoft has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2016 at 2:49PM in News
Remedy writer 'slightly confused' by Quantum Break PC release criticism

Remedy writer 'slightly confused' by Quantum Break PC release criticism

A writer for developer Remedy has said that he was left a little baffled by the angry reaction to last month’s news that Quantum Break will be released for PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2016 at 12:20PM in News

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Sweeney: We must fight Microsoft's attempt to monopolise PC gaming

Sweeney: We must fight Microsoft's attempt to monopolise PC gaming

Epic founder Tim Sweeney has severely criticised what he sees at Microsoft’s attempt to take control of the PC games market via its new Universal Windows Platform (UWP) standard.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2016 at 10:58AM in News
Phil Spencer continues his war against fanboyism

Phil Spencer continues his war against fanboyism

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has once again challenged the fanboys of social media by stating that those who wish a game to fail because of its host platform aren’t real ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2016 at 3:54PM in News
Internet connection required to experience Quantum Break's TV drama

Internet connection required to experience Quantum Break's TV drama

Microsoft has altered the way in which it intends to deliver Quantum Break’s unusual combination of game and live-action TV show.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2016 at 10:25AM in News
Gears of War Ultimate Edition out now on PC

Gears of War Ultimate Edition out now on PC

Having been without a release date since its announcement, the PC version of Gears of War Ultimate Edition is available right now.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2016 at 3:29PM in News

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Spencer: We didn't stop revealing Xbox sales figures to hide something

Spencer: We didn't stop revealing Xbox sales figures to hide something

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has insisted that Microsoft did not make the decision to stop confiding Xbox One sales figures in an effort to hide to truth about its performance.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2016 at 2:38PM in News
Microsoft says it wants to further blend PC and Xbox One, hints at console hardware upgrades

Microsoft says it wants to further blend PC and Xbox One, hints at console hardware upgrades

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has confirmed that Microsoft’s games strategy is to blend its Xbox and PC operations into a single gaming ecosystem.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2016 at 2:33PM in News
Free-to-play Forza skidding onto PC this spring

Free-to-play Forza skidding onto PC this spring

Another of Xbox’s key IPs is making the jump to PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2016 at 10:27AM in News
Microsoft says it will narrow gap between Windows Store and Steam titles

Microsoft says it will narrow gap between Windows Store and Steam titles

Some of the functionality missing from Windows Store versions of PC games will be added in the future, Microsoft has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 29th 2016 at 2:40PM in News
$3,000 HoloLens Development Edition launches in March

$3,000 HoloLens Development Edition launches in March

Next month will see developers finally get their hands on Microsoft’s augmented reality platform, HoloLens.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 29th 2016 at 2:01PM in News
Major Nelson says Season Pass DLC is 'dangerous' for multiplayer games

Major Nelson says Season Pass DLC is 'dangerous' for multiplayer games

Multiplayer online shooters that lock some of their map content behind paywalls risk fragmenting their community.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 26th 2016 at 1:20PM in News
Windows Store downloads lack some features of Steam equivalents

Windows Store downloads lack some features of Steam equivalents

Customers who buy products such as Rise of The Tomb Raider on Microsoft’s Windows Store as opposed to rival services such as Steam aren’t getting exactly the same game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 26th 2016 at 12:36PM in News
Assetto Corsa delayed on PS4 and Xbox One

Assetto Corsa delayed on PS4 and Xbox One

The console version of cult PC racing sim Assetto Corsa has been delayed beyond its April release date.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 24th 2016 at 4:03PM in News
Bill Gates sides with FBI in Apple hack debate

Bill Gates sides with FBI in Apple hack debate

Former Microsoft boss Bill Gates has potentially isolated himself from his tech contemporaries by saying that Apple should abide by a government ruling forcing it to share encrypted data.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2016 at 11:26AM in News