Entries in 'xbox live' (66)

Insomniac says digital pre-orders coming to Xbox Live

Insomniac says digital pre-orders coming to Xbox Live

Xbox One owners will soon be able to pre-order titles via the Xbox Live marketplace.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2014 at 10:11AM in News
Devs are asking for Xbox Early Access program, ID@Xbox boss says

Devs are asking for Xbox Early Access program, ID@Xbox boss says

A Steam-style Early Access programme is a common request amongst ID@Xbox developers, the platform holder's Chris Charla has told Develop.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 14th 2014 at 2:56PM in News
Some 360 owners being offered free credit if they buy an Xbox One

Some 360 owners being offered free credit if they buy an Xbox One

Microsoft is dangling an Xbox One shaped carrot in the face of a few select Xbox 360 owners.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2014 at 9:20AM in News
Microsoft offering Xbox Live Gold refunds for entertainment app users

Microsoft offering Xbox Live Gold refunds for entertainment app users

There’s some money on offer for those who subscribed to Xbox Live to use services such as Netflix.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 14th 2014 at 2:48PM in News

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Elder Scrolls Online and other MMOs still locked behind Xbox Live paywall

Elder Scrolls Online and other MMOs still locked behind Xbox Live paywall

Recent changes to Xbox Live have not liberated Bethesda’s The Elder Scrolls Online from its Xbox Live Gold requirement.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 14th 2014 at 1:01PM in News
An Xbox Live Gold subscription can win you prizes worth $5,000

An Xbox Live Gold subscription can win you prizes worth $5,000

Microsoft has just kicked off a massive Xbox Live promotion in India, where any Xbox Live Gold subscriber can stand to win a Gold Rush suitcase with goodies worth $5,000.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Apr 21st 2014 at 9:42AM in News
New Game of Thrones free on Xbox Live this week

New Game of Thrones free on Xbox Live this week

Winter is coming, although it seems that it won’t last beyond the weekend.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 9th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
Minecraft tops UK Xbox Live charts for seventh time in 2014

Minecraft tops UK Xbox Live charts for seventh time in 2014

The Xbox 360 version of Mojang’s Minecraft is once again top of the UK Xbox Live charts.

by Alex Calvin
on Mar 28th 2014 at 10:42AM in News

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Naughty Xbox Live users to be punished with Twitch cut-off and reduced matchmaking

Naughty Xbox Live users to be punished with Twitch cut-off and reduced matchmaking

Microsoft has outlined the punishments it has in store for players who exhibit disruptive behaviour on Xbox Live.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2014 at 3:08PM in News
Microsoft vows to reward positive Xbox Live behaviour

Microsoft vows to reward positive Xbox Live behaviour

Punishing bad behaviour gets results. But basic psychology suggests that rewarding good behaviour will achieve more.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 20th 2014 at 10:21AM in News
Xbox Live downtime brings Titanfall to a temporary halt

Xbox Live downtime brings Titanfall to a temporary halt

Titanfall’s US launch was last night disrupted after a short stint of Xbox Live downtime.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 12th 2014 at 9:16AM in News
Microsoft promotes Xbox Live data as source for political ads - report

Microsoft promotes Xbox Live data as source for political ads - report

US Xbox 360 and Xbox One owners could soon see political advertisements appearing on the Xbox Live dashboard, according to a new report.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 9th 2014 at 10:47PM in News

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Free Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer demo hitting Xbox One and 360

Free Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer demo hitting Xbox One and 360

Activision is taking the unprecedented step of allowing free multiplayer Call of Duty access to those who don’t own the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2014 at 12:39PM in News
Microsoft planning Xbox Live integration for iOS, Android games - report

Microsoft planning Xbox Live integration for iOS, Android games - report

Microsoft is reportedly looking to expand cross-platform functionality for its Xbox Live service onto iOS and Android platforms.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 4th 2014 at 8:57PM in News
Epay: The rise of selling points cards

Epay: The rise of selling points cards

Epay regional director EMEA Jason Thompson talks us through the future of digital products on the High Street.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 27th 2014 at 5:09PM in News
More games added to Microsoft's Xbox Live sale

More games added to Microsoft's Xbox Live sale

Microsoft is currently offering a host of significant discounts to digital Xbox 360 games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 19th 2014 at 11:08AM in News

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Microsoft takes on the High Street with competitive Xbox One digital pricing

Microsoft takes on the High Street with competitive Xbox One digital pricing

The price of one of Xbox One’s leading exclusives is being significantly cut on Xbox Live.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2014 at 3:50PM in News
Second chapter of The Walking Dead Season Two 'just around the corner'

Second chapter of The Walking Dead Season Two 'just around the corner'

The next chapter in the new season of The Walking Dead is likely to arrive sometime later in February.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 4th 2014 at 7:28AM in News
Games With Gold Xbox One details 'soon' says Spencer

Games With Gold Xbox One details 'soon' says Spencer

Microsoft will soon share its plans for Games With Gold on Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 12:58PM in News
Activision's Marvel titles pulled from digital storefronts

Activision's Marvel titles pulled from digital storefronts

UPDATE: Marvel games will continue to be made available at retail stores, Activision says. Games like Deadpool can still be purchased on the High Street, but is no-longer available from ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 3rd 2014 at 7:20AM in News
Marvel vs Capcom being pulled from sale on PSN and XBL

Marvel vs Capcom being pulled from sale on PSN and XBL

Capcom has confirmed that it is pulling two of its digital fighting games from PlayStation network and Xbox Live.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2013 at 9:56AM in News
UPDATES: First party digital game prices raised on Xbox One

UPDATES: First party digital game prices raised on Xbox One

Microsoft has upped the price of its first party digital games for Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2013 at 9:42AM in News
Konami requests delisting for Skullgirls on Xbox Live and PSN

Konami requests delisting for Skullgirls on Xbox Live and PSN

Xbox Live Arcade and PSN title Skullgirls looks likely to be removed from sale in the near future.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2013 at 3:03PM in News
Xbox Live and World of Warcraft targeted by NSA spy activities

Xbox Live and World of Warcraft targeted by NSA spy activities

America’s National Security Agency has been spying on users of Xbox Live and World of Warcraft, according to new documents.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2013 at 1:21PM in News
Games With Gold coming to Xbox One

Games With Gold coming to Xbox One

Microsoft has confirmed that its Games With Gold scheme will indeed be coming to Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 15th 2013 at 12:05PM in News