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New Gears of War website launches hours before Xbox E3 conference

New Gears of War website launches hours before Xbox E3 conference

A new Gears of War site has been opened ahead of Microsoft’s E3 media briefing.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 15th 2015 at 4:07PM in News
Rare Collection for Xbox One tipped for summer release

Rare Collection for Xbox One tipped for summer release

We’re just a few hours away from Microsoft’s E3 2015 conference, and one game in line for a reveal appears to have been leaked.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 15th 2015 at 3:03PM in News
MICROSOFT: Watch the publisher's E3 press briefing HERE

MICROSOFT: Watch the publisher's E3 press briefing HERE

Microsoft is once again kicking off the platform holder conferences at this year's E3 tonight at 5:30pm UK time. 

on Jun 15th 2015 at 3:00PM in News
Crackdown and Quantum Break moved to Gamescom as Microsoft leaps on Sony absence

Crackdown and Quantum Break moved to Gamescom as Microsoft leaps on Sony absence

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has said that two of Xbox One’s big exclusives will be saved for Gamescom.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 11:16AM in News

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OPINION: E3 may be over for you

OPINION: E3 may be over for you

The words: ‘E3 just isn’t as relevant as it used to be’ are invariably said by two sets of people. Either those with a vested interest in its decline, or ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:55AM in News
Microsoft partners with Oculus to stream Xbox One games in VR

Microsoft partners with Oculus to stream Xbox One games in VR

Oculus and Microsoft have announced a partnership that will pair the consumer model of the Oculus Rift with an Xbox One controller and allow owners of the console to stream ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 12th 2015 at 6:14AM in News
Logitech reveals new PS4, Xbox One and PC racing wheels

Logitech reveals new PS4, Xbox One and PC racing wheels

Racing fans will soon have a couple of additional options when it comes to next-gen ready racing wheels.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2015 at 2:09PM in News
Halo 5 will be Xbox's 'biggest game launch'

Halo 5 will be Xbox's 'biggest game launch'

Xbox says Halo 5: Guardians will be the biggest game it has ever launched.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 10th 2015 at 12:03PM in News

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1TB Xbox One is a timed GAME exclusive

1TB Xbox One is a timed GAME exclusive

The freshly announced 1TB Xbox One will only be available at GAME for a (very) limited time.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 3:43PM in News
Analyst doesn't expect PS4 or Xbox One E3 price cut

Analyst doesn't expect PS4 or Xbox One E3 price cut

Don’t expect Sony or Microsoft to cut the price of the next-gen consoles at E3 next week, Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has warned.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 9:49AM in News
Gears of War dev Black Tusk is now called The Coalition

Gears of War dev Black Tusk is now called The Coalition

Black Tusk Studios, the developer behind the next Gears of War, has renamed itself The Coalition.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 4th 2015 at 10:54AM in News

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Windows 10 gets a release date

Windows 10 gets a release date

Microsoft has said that Windows 10 will be released on July 29th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 11:59AM in News
Halo 3: ODST set for Xbox One this Friday

Halo 3: ODST set for Xbox One this Friday

The Halo 3 spin-off ODST will be released on Xbox One on May 29th.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 27th 2015 at 9:53AM in News
Microsoft confirms Cortana for iOS and Android devices

Microsoft confirms Cortana for iOS and Android devices

Microsoft has confirmed reports that its Cortana voice application will release for iOS and Android platforms.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 27th 2015 at 7:56AM in News
Mass Effect producer Casey Hudson joins Microsoft's HoloLens team

Mass Effect producer Casey Hudson joins Microsoft's HoloLens team

Ex-BioWare executive producer Casey Hudson has joined Microsoft Studios in the role of creative director.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 19th 2015 at 3:55AM in News

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Microsoft also promoting Xbox One Witcher 3 hardware bundle, £299.99 exclusively at GAME

Microsoft also promoting Xbox One Witcher 3 hardware bundle, £299.99 exclusively at GAME

Sony isn’t the only platform holder pushing a Witcher 3: Wild Hunt hardware bundle on its social media channels. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 15th 2015 at 11:20AM in News
Candy Crush Saga will be pre-installed on Windows 10

Candy Crush Saga will be pre-installed on Windows 10

Microsoft has via its blog announced that Windows 10 will as part of its installation include a copy of King’s highly successful Candy Crush Saga.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2015 at 11:06AM in News
Gears of War leakers face Xbox Live ban

Gears of War leakers face Xbox Live ban

UPDATE: “To be clear, if a console is suspended from Xbox Live for a violation of the Terms of Use, it can still be used offline," a Microsoft spokesperson told ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 15th 2015 at 2:20AM in News
ID@Xbox comes of age

ID@Xbox comes of age

Right now, most major publishers are chasing the booming indie market and Microsoft is no different with its ID@Xbox programme. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 12th 2015 at 2:43PM in News
Master Chief Collection "a black eye for us," says Halo franchise director

Master Chief Collection "a black eye for us," says Halo franchise director

Halo: The Master Chief Collection has turned into a black eye for all those involved with the FPS series, according to Halo franchise director Frank O'Connor.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 8th 2015 at 4:00AM in News
Oculus has spoken to Sony and Microsoft about Rift for consoles

Oculus has spoken to Sony and Microsoft about Rift for consoles

Could Oculus Rift be compatible with PS4 and Xbox One? Perhaps the possibility shouldn’t be ruled out, if comments from Oculus VR vice president Nate Mitchell are to be believed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2015 at 3:21PM in News
Riccitiello: Sony f***ing nailed it and deserves the victory

Riccitiello: Sony f***ing nailed it and deserves the victory

Former EA boss and current Unity CEO John Riccitiello has said that Sony’s focus on appealing to core gamers is the key to PS4’s continuing success.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2015 at 2:15PM in News
TV DVR support heading to Xbox One this year - report

TV DVR support heading to Xbox One this year - report

Xbox One users will be able to DVR television shows later this year, according to a new report.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 6th 2015 at 10:46PM in News
EA estimates 22m PS4 and Xbox One sales in 2015

EA estimates 22m PS4 and Xbox One sales in 2015

EA anticipates 22m Xbox One and PS4 consoles will be sold during 2015.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on May 6th 2015 at 4:10PM in News