Tag Archives: Xbox 720
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 22:52 BST
Microsoft creative director Adam Orth told the world to “deal with it” last week, in relation to rumours that Xbox 720 will require a constant internet connection. Dave Cook recaps the messy saga.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 00:51 BST
Adam Orth, the Microsoft Game Studios creative director whose comments regarding always-on Internet requirements sparked furious debate last week, has reportedly left the platform holder’s employ.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 13:31 BST
A trio of next-Xbox rumors have surfaced today, and no matter whether the sources call it Xbox 720 or Durango, keep in mind we will know nothing for sure until Microsoft announces something. Click the break for today’s lowdown.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 17:29 BST
Another source has popped up with support for rumours that Microsoft’s next consoles, codenamed Durango and nicknamed Xbox 720, will use a PC-like architecture.
Mon, Apr 08, 2013 | 23:31 BST
Xbox 720 is rumoured to be announced at a Microsoft event on May 21st. Following claims from tech blogger Paul Thurrott, sources close the matter have said the same thing to tech site The Verge.
Mon, Apr 08, 2013 | 09:31 BST
Xbox 720 will be officially unveiled on May 21 and will retail in November, according to veteran tech blogger Paul Thurrott. Word has it the device will simply be called ‘Xbox’ and was originally intended to launch as two separate versions until one was scrapped.
Mon, Apr 08, 2013 | 03:29 BST
Sun, Apr 07, 2013 | 23:55 BST
Fri, Apr 05, 2013 | 08:59 BST
This is the greatest thing you will watch today, as a YouTuber lays down some serious truth-bombs about Microsoft creative director Adam Orth’s Twitter suggestion that people just “deal with it” when moaning about the Xbox 720′s always-connected nature. He then destroys his Xbox 360 with an axe.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 20:59 BST
Atari founder Nolan Bushnell is of the opinion that Microsoft will win the next-gen console war.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 19:39 BST
Microsoft’s next Xbox console will require an Internet connection in order for games or apps to be started, according to the latest from two Kotaku sources.
Wed, Apr 03, 2013 | 06:02 BST
Microsoft’s next console does some “really cool stuff”, according to GameStop executive J Paul Raines.
Sun, Mar 24, 2013 | 00:54 GMT
Gearbox’s Randy Pitchford is “really excited” over PS4 and “other things” he can’t talk about yet.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 02:37 GMT
A couple of rumours about the next Xbox console have resurfaced, describing a console that is always on the Internet, always watching you with its robotic eye, and always insisting you install your games.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 14:50 GMT
Project Gotham 5 has been scrutinised heavily over on the NeoGAF boards, and collected evidence suggests that Rare has been hiring a lot of talent from top racing studios lately. Assess for yourselves here.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 10:16 GMT
Xbox 720 scammers have been asking gamers to hand over their personal details in a string of fake mailing list cons. Microsoft’s Major Nelson has asked everyone to remain vigilant in spotting the scam.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 | 11:35 GMT
Xbox 720 will house two CPU modules, each consisting of four x64 cores. That’s the claim of intrepid hardware site VGLeaks.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 10:44 GMT
Xbox 720 could see timed-exclusivity of EA titles and DLC going into the next generation, sources have claimed. A deal is expected to be announced between both parties at Microsoft’s console reveal event, currently rumoured for April 26th.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 08:59 GMT
Microsoft has gone a little mad buying out just about every version of XboxGold.com it can find, Fusible reports. Naturally this has led to some furious speculation over whether we have a name for the next Xbox console at last, but don’t get too excited; “Xbox Gold” sounds a heck of a lot like “Xbox Live Gold”, so it could just be a defensive measure against scam websites and similar. The next Microsoft console is codenamed Durango and is frequently nicknamed “Xbox 720″ but we honestly have no idea what the damn thing will be called.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 17:04 GMT
The general consensus is that future consoles will be digital only, and something Eidos life president Ian Livingstone agrees with fully.