Entries in 'Microsoft' (232)

PS4 Pro 'could be a final nail in the coffin for Xbox One'

PS4 Pro 'could be a final nail in the coffin for Xbox One'

The price and imminent release of Sony’s new high-spec PS4 could spell bad news for Xbox One, some analysts have predicted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 12th 2016 at 9:49AM in News
IHS: Xbox Live is faster and more reliable than PSN

IHS: Xbox Live is faster and more reliable than PSN

Analyst IHS has concluded that Xbox Live remains the best online console network on the market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2016 at 3:24PM in News
Xbox One outsells PS4 for second successive month in the US

Xbox One outsells PS4 for second successive month in the US

Has Xbox One finally turned the tide against PS4 in the North American market?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2016 at 9:48AM in News
Microsoft goes to town on Scorpio's tech advantage over PS4 Pro

Microsoft goes to town on Scorpio's tech advantage over PS4 Pro

That PS4 Pro costs only £350 and is out this year is certainly a surprise. That Xbox Scorpio will be so much more powerful is equally so.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 8th 2016 at 9:20AM in News

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Xbox One S, Windows 10 and FIFA: Microsoft's battle for Europe

Xbox One S, Windows 10 and FIFA: Microsoft's battle for Europe

Aaron Greenberg, head of Xbox Games Marketing, talks new hardware, FIFA 17, eSports and Pokémon Go.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 26th 2016 at 10:30AM in News
Halo 5's Forge mode coming to Windows 10 next month

Halo 5's Forge mode coming to Windows 10 next month

Microsoft’s sci-fi shooter Halo 5: Guardians is coming to PC. Kind of.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 25th 2016 at 2:18PM in News
What we learnt from Gamescom 2016

What we learnt from Gamescom 2016

The reveals and announcements may not have come thick and fast at Gamescom 2016, but there were still plenty of developments coming out of the show floor.

on Aug 25th 2016 at 12:05PM in News

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Microsoft 'optimistic' about British games development despite Brexit

Microsoft 'optimistic' about British games development despite Brexit

Xbox is ‘really optimistic’ about the future of UK games development, despite the recent Brexit result.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 25th 2016 at 10:12AM in News
Are we allowed to say that the Xbox Onesie is pretty cool?

Are we allowed to say that the Xbox Onesie is pretty cool?

The Australian arm of Microsoft has taken its first steps into the world of fashion in the form of the Xbox Onesie.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 24th 2016 at 3:32PM in News
Penello dismisses idea that Xbox releases on PC diminish consoles

Penello dismisses idea that Xbox releases on PC diminish consoles

Microsoft’s decision to bring Xbox exclusives to PC does not diminish the role of Xbox.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 22nd 2016 at 2:01PM in News
Microsoft sees a future without console generations

Microsoft sees a future without console generations

Xbox One and PS4 will be the last of their kind, Xbox’s US marketing boss Aaron Greenberg has predicted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2016 at 2:05PM in News

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Xbox VR games likely to be Scorpio exclusive

Xbox VR games likely to be Scorpio exclusive

Next year’s arrival of Xbox Scorpio won’t quite be the level playing field some had hoped for, at least when it comes to VR.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2016 at 10:57AM in News
No Man's Sky could get premium DLC and Xbox release

No Man's Sky could get premium DLC and Xbox release

Despite previous suggestions that future No Man’s Sky updates would be free, Hello Games has hinted at a possible change in plans.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2016 at 9:54AM in News
Now Windows 10 gets an Early Access system

Now Windows 10 gets an Early Access system

Microsoft is launching a rival to Steam’s Early Access on PC, based on the Xbox Game Preview system it debuted last year.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 16th 2016 at 1:35PM in News
1TB and 500GB Xbox One S UK dates confirmed

1TB and 500GB Xbox One S UK dates confirmed

Microsoft will release the two remaining versions of the Xbox One S in the UK next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 16th 2016 at 1:17PM in News

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Xbox One sales spike 75% during S launch week

Xbox One sales spike 75% during S launch week

The 2TB version of the new Xbox One S has already completely sold out in the UK, boosting sales of the console by more than 75 per cent last week.
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Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 12th 2016 at 12:40PM in News
Steam release confirmed for Quantum Break

Steam release confirmed for Quantum Break

Current Windows 10 exclusive Quantum Break will be released on Steam next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 11th 2016 at 10:37AM in News
No more 2TB Xbox Ones S for now, Microsoft confirms

No more 2TB Xbox Ones S for now, Microsoft confirms

Those who are yet to put their hands on a 2TB Xbox One S may be out of luck.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 10th 2016 at 2:45PM in News
That's it for the 2TB Xbox One S, report suggests

That's it for the 2TB Xbox One S, report suggests

Microsoft won’t be releasing any more stock of the 2TB Xbox One S, it has been claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 8th 2016 at 12:31PM in News
Xbox One S prices surge as supplies dry up

Xbox One S prices surge as supplies dry up

Microsoft’s Xbox One S officially arrived in the UK this week, but tracking one down can currently be quite a challenge.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2016 at 3:47PM in News
Yes, Xbox One S DOES run some games better than the current machine

Yes, Xbox One S DOES run some games better than the current machine

Will it? Won’t it? We now know for certain that the new Xbox One S does, in certain scenarios, run some games better than the existing model.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 2nd 2016 at 2:53PM in News
Sweeney thinks Microsoft is planning to slowly break Steam

Sweeney thinks Microsoft is planning to slowly break Steam

Microsoft’s plan to close off the open PC market will manifest itself in a slow and gradual attack on Steam, Epic co-founder Tim Sweeney believes.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 27th 2016 at 12:13PM in News
Games industry marketing veteran Jon Rooke joins 2K

Games industry marketing veteran Jon Rooke joins 2K

Games industry marketing expert Jon Rooke has joined 2K.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 26th 2016 at 11:50AM in News
Microsoft lowers Xbox One US price for third time in two months

Microsoft lowers Xbox One US price for third time in two months

The Xbox One has had yet another price cut in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 25th 2016 at 11:25AM in News