Category Archives: Microsoft
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 16:59 GMT
Thief developer Eidos Montreal has released a new ‘Stories of the City’ trailer, this time focusing on the Queen of Beggars. Watch it here.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 16:51 GMT
Minecraft Xbox 360 developer 4J Studios and Marvel have teamed up to create a pack of Avengers character skins. Seeing a blocky Loki smashed into the ground by the Hulk is a thing of voxel beauty.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 15:51 GMT
Ryse: Son of Rome has received a few pieces of free and paid multiplayer DLC, Microsoft has confirmed.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 16:42 GMT
Quantum Break developer Remedy Entertainment looks to perfect game narrative by taking many cues from TV dramas like Lost, which employ cliffhangers to keep people hooked into the next episode. Head of franchise development Oskari Hakkinen has explained how the studio nailed the formula.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 13:08 GMT
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 publisher Konami has revealed the sequel’s final box art on PS3.
Check it out here.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 09:41 GMT
Rocksmith 2014 developer Ubisoft has rolled out a Muse DLC pack for your pleasure. Now all you need is a 1,000-piece laser light show in your front room and you’ll have the full Muse experience.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 09:20 GMT
Xbox One’s license check facility crashed a live Killer Instinct tournament, and the results have been captured in a video. Watch it here.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 04:50 GMT
A one-of-a-kind gold-plated Xbox One is on sale at Harrods. The £5,999 console was lovingly layered in 24 carat gold by Crystal Rocked. Otherwise, it’s totally bog-standard – no extra bells and whistles, and the controller hasn’t been modified. If any of my admirers are reading this, just a reminder that my delivery address is in my email signature and that I only grow more handsome by the day.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 02:14 GMT
Grand Theft Auto 5 took out top honours in Raptr’s annual survey of gamer activity throughout the year.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 02:04 GMT
Xbox One is now host to the free FiOS TV app. Assuming you’ve both an Xbox Live Gold member and FiOS TV and Internet subscriber, you’ll be able to enjoy up to 74 live channels, with no extra hardware required. I don’t understand cable TV at all, being inherently opposed to paying for anything, so go check out Xbox Wire for more details on this proposition. You can do some sweet screen-in-screen stuff with the Xbox One, so it’s probably pretty cool.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 01:34 GMT
Microsoft won’t be rudderless for much longer, as the company’s board expects to have chosen a successor to Steve Ballmer before 2014 has time to really get going.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 04:18 GMT
GTA Online’s anticipated Capture mode arrives as part of a hefty update Rockstar’s multiplayer effort tomorrow.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 01:04 GMT
Skullgirls will be pulled from the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live by publisher Konami, but will return in the new year with a subtitle.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 04:52 GMT
With Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, Crystal Dynamics couldn’t resist creating a new version of Lara Croft, despite the fact that the original version already represented a major makeover for the oft-refreshed leading lady.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 22:46 GMT
Dying Light hails from the same studio as Dead Island but this new ten minute gameplay trailer makes it look like quite a different affair; rather than mowing down fields of zombies till your machete breaks, it seems to involve more survival elements.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 16:51 GMT
Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy 13 developer Square Enix has published a video guide to the world of
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 16:45 GMT
Halo 4 studio 343 Industries wants to bring the franchise to as many formats – both digital and physical – as possible, according to a new interview with Halo: Spartan Assault lead designer Mike Ellis.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 16:18 GMT
The Walking Dead: Season 2 developer TellTale Games has warned that although you’ll be stepping into the smaller shoes of Clementine this time round, the harsh realities of its world won’t be softened.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 16:05 GMT
Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare has received a new trailer that shows off PopCap’s new Gardens & Graveyards mode. The studio has called it a blend of Battlefield’s Conquest and Rush modes.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 08:14 GMT
Some say this it the last generation of console boxes, others call that idea nonsense. Either way, a ubiquitous experience is needed to drive the arena forward, argues Paradox CEO Fred Wester.