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Xbox Live Down Again Microsoft Confirms

Microsoft managed to swing timed exclusivity to paid downloadable content for online shooter The Division but that doesn’t necessarily mean you can play it right now. Xbox Live – the company’s online service for the Xbox One (and last generation’s Xbox 360) is facing connectivity issues at the moment. Checking the Xbox Live Status page confirms that Microsoft is aware ... Read More »

Microsoft Teases Xbox Spring Sale

Microsoft has announced another Xbox game sale in celebration of Spring. In the recent past we saw two major sales. One was around Black Friday and another closer to the end of the year. These allowed Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners to snag massive discounts up to 60 percent off, with an additional 10 percent for Xbox Live Gold ... Read More »

Xbox One March Update to Add Xbox 360 Games, Variable DVR Length, and More

Following up on last month’s update that improved party mode among various other changes, Microsoft announced another update for the Xbox One and the Xbox app for Windows 10, including a welcome change for players of Xbox 360 backwards compatible games. You can now purchase such games directly on your Xbox One from the store as you do for all ... Read More »

Microsoft Explains Why It Doesn’t Report Xbox One Sales Figures

It’s been known for awhile that the PS4 has been doing well for Sony. With around 36 million sold, there are almost twice the number PS4s in the hands of consumers compared to the Xbox One in a similar timeframe. So much so that Microsoft has resorted to reporting the number of active users on Xbox Live and Windows instead ... Read More »

Microsoft Wants Your Xbox One to Be a Gaming PC

Information has been trickling out after Microsoft’s press event last week. While we’ve known that Forza 6 is coming to Windows 10 PCs in Spring and Gear of War: Ultimate Edition finally available on the Windows 10 Store, Xbox head Phil Spencer made a comment worth noting. He feels that consoles should be upgradeable like PCs and that buying a ... Read More »

Xbox One February Update Finally Available to Download

The February update for Xbox One and the Xbox app (for Windows 10), announced last month, is now finally available for everyone to download. There is some new stuff with the latest Xbox One system software update that wasn’t revealed earlier. This includes a code shortcut, improved friend suggestions, and an updated Xbox Accessories app among others. You will also ... Read More »

Smartphone Graphics to Rival PlayStation 4, Xbox One in 2017: ARM

Every year we see smartphone companies boast about the processing and graphics capabilities of their device. And rightly so – the modern smartphone is immensely powerful, and comparable to desktop PCs from just a few years ago. Whether it’s gaming, or its affinity to mimic your desktop computer, we have come a long way. And in less than two years, ... Read More »

Quantum Break PC Requirements Announced, Free With Xbox One Version

Quantum Break developer Remedy has released the system requirements for playing the game when it hits Windows 10 PCs on April 5. Here’s what you’ll need to get the most out of this Windows 10 PC title. Quantum Break Minimum Requirements: OS: Windows 10 (64-bit) DirectX: DirectX 12 CPU: Intel Core i5-4460, 2.70GHz or AMD FX-6300 GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX ... Read More »

Xbox One Exclusives Gears of War 4, Scalebound Coming to Windows 10 PC: Report

Hours after German site Game Star confirmed that once Xbox One exclusive Quantum Break is coming to Windows 10 PC, it seems that Microsoft will be bringing more of its exclusives to the platform. According to Gamespot, Gears of War 4, ReCore, Scalebound, and Fable Legends are coming to Windows 10 PC as well. While ReCore and Fable Legends were ... Read More »

Quantum Break Coming to Windows 10 PC and Xbox One on the Same Day

Yes, you read right. The anticipated third-person time-manipulating shooter will be gracing Windows 10 PCs on the same day. The news comes via German website Game Star that was at a preview event for the game. It was revealed to hit Windows 10 PCs on April 5, which is the game’s release date for the Xbox One by its developer, ... Read More »