Tag Archives: Microsoft
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 09:43 BST
The next Xbox might not require a constant internet connection if an email apparently sent to Microsoft employees is genuine.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 15:52 BST
Gears of War: Judgment’s second map pack, Call to Arms, is ready and waiting to be downloaded on the Xbox 360 dashboard.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 23:09 BST
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 11:17 BST
Reports suggest Microsoft’s IllumiRoom could be part of the next Xbox’s setup.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 17:38 GMT
Microsoft has announced its Games on Demand Xbox 360 service is gearing up for a run of huge discounts. Prices will be slashed from February 26 to March 4, although we are yet to find out what reductions will be made.
Sat, Feb 23, 2013 | 17:00 GMT
Fresh on the heels of Sony’s PS4 unveiling, reports suggest Microsoft is setting up a one-off Xbox 720 event for sometime in April.
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 | 12:05 GMT
Microsoft will switch off Halo 2′s PC multiplayer on February 15. The decision comes due to dwindling population numbers accessing the game.
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 | 07:46 GMT
Another day, another prediction concerning the next-gen console launch announcements. This time it’s print publication Game Informer, which believes we’ll see “special Apple-style press conferences” held by Sony and Microsoft around GDC in March.
Mon, Jan 14, 2013 | 09:56 GMT
Baird Equity research group suggests the next PlayStation and Xbox consoles will cost around $400. The analyst group has brought together a selection of findings from its time spent at CES, and also suggest both consoles will be announced before E3 in June.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 13:13 GMT
Microsoft recently revealed a select amount of Xbox Live veterans will receive a special Xbox 360 console to celebrate 10 years of the service. UK users shouldn’t get excited—this offer is strictly US only.
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 | 14:19 BST
Epic Games has announced the hiring of Laura Fryer as general manager of its new Seattle studio. This particular branch is currently working on the company’s Unreal Engine 4 technology. Fryer arrives having enjoyed more than 17 years of industry experience.
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 | 07:08 BST
Microsoft will be giving away Halo 4 Warrior Avatar outfits to anyone who watches at least three of the upcoming US election debates through out October on Xbox Live.
Thu, Sep 27, 2012 | 10:30 BST
Halo Wars may not have been original, but it put a neat spin on Microsoft’s well-known franchise. For Ensemble Studios, it was never meant to be a Halo game. Founder Tony Goodman has spent time discussing the difficult situation faced by his team.
Wed, Sep 26, 2012 | 18:05 BST
Halo 4 is nearly ready. Amidst a busy day of coverage for the game, 343 Industries development exec Frank O’Connor told VG247 the title has gone gold.
Wed, Sep 26, 2012 | 14:34 BST
343 Industries has released a plethora of new Halo 4 screens to feast your eyes on.
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 | 09:59 BST
A group of 329 UK students broke the world record for largest game jam, overcoming the previous record by 29 people.
Mon, Aug 13, 2012 | 14:31 BST
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 | 17:09 BST
Xbox 720 is “coming out with Windows 8,” according to what could be a slip-up by Microsoft general manager Brian Hall.
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 10:51 BST
Deadlight, the zombie apocalypse platformer from Tequila Works is out today on Xbox Live Arcade, and although the zombie craze will seemingly never die, recent reviews point to a game with more than a few issues. Grab all the big scores below.
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 | 12:25 BST
OUYA backer and developer of Firefall Red5 studios has called out Sony and Microsoft’s lack of willingness to embrace new ideas and change in the industry. The studio also thinks you are paying too much for new games.