NEWS

Xbox shows the behind the scenes of E3 in mini-doc

Today Xbox posted a mini documentary on their YouTube channel showing the behind the scenes of their biggest show of the year. It's a fast paced video showing the main presenters. The video features Phil Spencer (head of gaming), Sarah Bond ... [Read More]
July 24, 2019

Microsoft’s live streaming service Mixer shows new plans – shuts down Mixer Create

Since acquiring Mixer, then still named Beam, in 2016 the live streaming service has grown significantly. It's still nowhere near the size of Twitch and YouTube gaming, but according to todays press release the service has become 17 times bigger ... [Read More]
July 24, 2019

Xbox “well positioned to what is going to be a much larger market” says Microsoft CEO

Xbox is "well positioned to what is going to be a much larger market than what was traditionally gaming", at least according to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. The latest comments from Nadella on Xbox came from the companies quarterly confer... [Read More]
July 23, 2019

Compulsion teases Lightbearer, a Rock ‘n Roll expansion to We Happy Few

Compulsion Games today announced their new downloadable content: Lightbearer. Coming July 30th. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1NKNh_Pqyao&feature=youtu.be We Happy Few - Lightbearer DLC trailer - Compulsion Games/Gearbox Publishing ... [Read More]
July 23, 2019

Pets and cross-play opt-out coming to Sea of Thieves insiders soon

One of Xbox Game Studios biggest games of the generation, Sea of Thieves, is constantly being updated. Today Rare has announced when two long awaited features will go into public testing via their Insider program. Cross-play Ever since the ... [Read More]
July 23, 2019

Dave Bautista really wants to be Marcus Fenix

As The Coalition seems to be ready to talk more about the Gears of War movie, which is supposedly under production at Universal, Dave Bautista has - once again - told the whole world he'd like to be in the movie. As Marcus Fenix. Previously, ... [Read More]
July 23, 2019

Notable Games Coming To Xbox From Now Until The End Of August

July and August are often slow months of the year for games. Most games are waiting until Q4 to try and cash in on the holiday cycle. However, that doesn't mean that there are no quality titles that are released during these months. I want to ... [Read More]
July 21, 2019

Gears of War – The Extended Universe

SDCC is kicking off right now, and Rod Fergusson and team recently completed a panel talking about the extended Gears of War Universe. For all sorts of tidbits on the latest game, Gears Pop, comics, novels and even a few nuggets on the upcoming ... [Read More]
July 21, 2019

Microsoft reveals xCloud hardware in Fortune Magazine interview

In a larger piece about how all the big companies are in competition for the best game streaming solution, Fortune Magazine had an interview with Phil Spencer and Kareem Choudry from Xbox. In this interview they reaffirmed xCloud is being deployed ... [Read More]
July 20, 2019

Halo: The Master Chief Collection on PC menu’s leaked on Reddit

Curious about the menu's in The Master Chief Collection for PC? Reddit user meantbent13 has obtained the menu's of Halo: The Master Chief Collection by changing the game ID's. This way the system thought it was a retail build. The leaked menu's ... [Read More]
July 19, 2019

Gaming is the disappointing child in Microsoft’s Q4 financial results

Today Microsoft has released their Q4 earnings report. Overall the company had a great quarter. Revenue was $33.7 billion with an increase of 12% and the operating income was $12.4 billion - an increase of 20%. But Microsoft's gaming division ... [Read More]
July 18, 2019