Entries in 'xbox live' (71)

Xbox One Game DVR limited to Xbox Gold members

Xbox One Game DVR limited to Xbox Gold members

The ability to record and upload game footage on Xbox One will only be available to paying subscribers of Xbox Live.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 8th 2013 at 9:59AM in News
Xbox avatars going HD; 360 and One games to have separate Achievements

Xbox avatars going HD; 360 and One games to have separate Achievements

Microsoft has revealed a number of new details about Xbox One, including a significant upgrade to avatars.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2013 at 2:51PM in News
This is how Xbox One will help you avoid the trolls

This is how Xbox One will help you avoid the trolls

Microsoft has offered more details on its troll-avoiding Reputation system that will be used on Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 1st 2013 at 12:41PM in News
Crackdown and Dead Rising 2 next up in Games With Gold

Crackdown and Dead Rising 2 next up in Games With Gold

Microsoft has named the two games that will feature this month in Xbox 360’s Games With Gold offer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 1st 2013 at 10:43AM in News

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My Little Pony avatar items hit Xbox Live

My Little Pony avatar items hit Xbox Live

Players are now able to kit out their Xbox Live avatar in a range of My Little Pony gear.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2013 at 3:38PM in News
Current Xbox Live infrastructure is "totally unacceptable" for free-to-play

Current Xbox Live infrastructure is "totally unacceptable" for free-to-play

Microsoft’s lengthy certification process for Xbox Live updates does not sit well with free-to-play, the CEO of Wargaming has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2013 at 9:10AM in News
Free Xbox Live Gold membership offered with Office 365 subscription

Free Xbox Live Gold membership offered with Office 365 subscription

Microsoft is offering a year’s free membership to Xbox Live Gold to those who subscribe to its Office 365 subscription plan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 19th 2013 at 1:26PM in News
Microsoft: Xbox Live growth led Entertainment division to profit in Q4

Microsoft: Xbox Live growth led Entertainment division to profit in Q4

A surge in Xbox Live revenue has helped Microsoft’s Entertainment and Devices division to a profitable Q4 and full year for its fiscal 2013.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 19th 2013 at 7:45AM in News

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Download whilst you play with Xbox One, confirms Microsoft

Download whilst you play with Xbox One, confirms Microsoft

Xbox One users will be able to simultaneously download content whilst playing games.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jul 17th 2013 at 10:35AM in News
New Xbox Live Rewards scheme will be detailed this September

New Xbox Live Rewards scheme will be detailed this September

Microsoft is revamping its Xbox Live Rewards scheme to prepare for the conversion from Microsoft Points to real money.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 11th 2013 at 11:50AM in News
Xbox Live price hike an "unintended error", beta testers to be reimbursed

Xbox Live price hike an "unintended error", beta testers to be reimbursed

Microsoft has promised that the elevated prices revealed by the new Xbox Live update are incorrect and will be adjusted when the marketplace drops points for real currency.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 11th 2013 at 9:51AM in News
New Xbox Live update drops points, hikes up prices - report

New Xbox Live update drops points, hikes up prices - report

Xbox 360 owners that are currently beta testing the next dashboard update have reported that download games will be more expensive when the console abandons Microsoft Points.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 10th 2013 at 12:54PM in News

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Xbox Live Summer of Arcade 2013 lineup revealed

Xbox Live Summer of Arcade 2013 lineup revealed

Microsoft has revealed launch date and pricing info for Xbox Live Arcade’s annual Summer of Arcade promo.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 9th 2013 at 7:15AM in News
Kinect 2.0 to drive targeted, integrated Xbox One advertising platform

Kinect 2.0 to drive targeted, integrated Xbox One advertising platform

Advertising has been a central element in the design process behind not only the Xbox One but also the Kinect 2.0 camera, Microsoft has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 4th 2013 at 1:11PM in News
Xbox One Reputation system will match trolls with trolls

Xbox One Reputation system will match trolls with trolls

Microsoft realises it can’t stop people being dicks. But it can protect everyone else from their insidious influence.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 4th 2013 at 9:36AM in News
UPDATED: First free Xbox 360 game for Gold members is Defense Grid: The Awakening

UPDATED: First free Xbox 360 game for Gold members is Defense Grid: The Awakening

Microsoft’s Games with Gold program has kicked off with the first free title being offered to Xbox Gold Live members.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 1st 2013 at 12:25PM in News

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Microsoft scraps Xbox 360 developer patch charges

Microsoft scraps Xbox 360 developer patch charges

Developers no longer have to pay to patch their games on Xbox 360.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 27th 2013 at 10:58AM in News
Wargaming prepared to "tolerate" Xbox Live restrictions

Wargaming prepared to "tolerate" Xbox Live restrictions

Free-to-play specialist Wargaming is delighted to be moving to Xbox – although it’s having to bite its tongue in the process.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 25th 2013 at 11:39AM in News
State of Decay sales reach 500,000

State of Decay sales reach 500,000

Smash hit Xbox Live Arcade hit State of Decay has passed a new sales milestone.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2013 at 9:29AM in News
Microsoft reassures players that Xbox Live ban won't result in lost games

Microsoft reassures players that Xbox Live ban won't result in lost games

Some might say that losing your game collection for being racist and homophobic on Xbox Live is actually a good thing.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 17th 2013 at 9:37AM in News
State of Decay becomes second fastest selling XBLA title ever

State of Decay becomes second fastest selling XBLA title ever

Sales of 250,000 in its first two days have seen zombie romp State of Decay become the second fastest selling Xbox Live Arcade title ever.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 10th 2013 at 4:51PM in News