Topic: Xbox One

Microsoft Launches 'Tech Series' Xbox One Controllers With The $70 Recon Tech Special Edition

Microsoft has launched the new Tech Series of wireless controllers for the Xbox One, with the first device in the line being the $70 Recon Tech Special Edition. The announcement comes as Microsoft prepares to unveil the Project Scorpio console.

Video Games March 21, 2017

Microsoft, Amazon Offer Amazing Xbox One S Bundles, Just In Time For 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'

Microsoft and Amazon have released new offers for Xbox One S bundles that come just in time for the release of 'Mass Effect: Andromeda.' The latest installment in the 'Mass Effect' franchise is released March 21.

Video Games March 21, 2017

New Xbox Live Features, Including Custom Gamerpics, Games Filtering, And More, Coming To Insiders

Microsoft is bringing a laundry list of feature updates to Xbox Live, including custom gamerpics, improvements to Looking For Group posts, captive portal support, and more. The updates will roll out over the coming weeks to Xbox Insiders.

Video Games March 21, 2017

Xbox One, Windows 10 Getting Game Chat Transcription Feature

Microsoft has launched a new feature for gamers on Xbox One and Windows 10. The new feature allows players to convert text into speech and speech into text to have a better gaming experience.

Video Games March 16, 2017

Xbox One Controller Chargers By Energizer Recalled Over Burn Hazard

Performance Designed Products announced the voluntary recall of at least 121,000 units of its Xbox One 2X Smart Charger over burn hazard concerns. The Energizer-branded controller chargers have been reported to overheat.

Video Games March 16, 2017

SEGA Teases Act 2 And A New Boss For ‘Sonic Mania’

SEGA released new gameplay footage of a new Act in 'Sonic Mania,' as well as revealed new details about a boss.

Apps/Software March 10, 2017

Microsoft Jumps Into The Game VR Fray, Announces Mixed Reality For Project Scorpio And Xbox One

Microsoft has announced that it will release its Mixed Reality VR content to Project Scorpio in 2018. Mixed reality is combined virtual and augmented reality.

Gadgets March 3, 2017

Microsoft Announces Xbox Live Creators Program: Everyone Can Now Make Games For Xbox One, PC

Microsoft is shortening the publishing process to a whole of bunch of developers-to-be out there. It has officially announced the Xbox Live Creators Program, through which anyone can build and publish games on Xbox One and PC.

Video Games March 2, 2017

Xbox Game Pass vs. PlayStation Now: Which Is The Better Gaming Subscription Service?

Microsoft announced a new subscription service for video games. Here’s how Xbox Game Pass compares to Sony’s PS Now.

Video Games February 28, 2017

Halo Wars 2 Review Roundup: A Mixed Bag Of RTS Feelings

‘Halo Wars 2’ is an RTS game based on the popular Xbox franchise ‘Halo.’ Here’s a review roundup to see if it earned the praises of critics as ‘Halo’ did.

Video Games February 28, 2017

Halo Wars 2 Announces Future Updates, Teases DLC

Recently released RTS title ‘Halo Wars 2’ has announced future patches for the game. ‘Halo Wars 2’ was launched on Feb. 21 for Windows and Xbox One.

Video Games February 27, 2017

Xbox Live Games With Gold March Lineup: Play ‘Borderlands 2,’ ‘Evolve,’ And More For Free

Xbox Live’s Game With Gold lineup for March has been revealed. Players with an Xbox Live Gold subscription can play 'Layers of Fear,' 'Borderlands 2,' 'Evolve,' and 'Heavy Weapon' for free during various points next month.

Video Games February 23, 2017

Microsoft Discounts Xbox One and Xbox One S For Limited Period

Microsoft has discounted the Xbox One S and Xbox One gaming console. Thanks to the limited period offer, consumers will be able to avail a discount of $50 on the gaming console bundles.

Gadgets February 20, 2017

Microsoft’s Game Streaming App Beam Rolls Out To Xbox One Insiders: Watch Out, Twitch

Microsoft is now rolling out a preview of Beam, its livestreaming service for games, to select Xbox One users enrolled in its Insider Program. The app is slated to be released this spring.

Microsoft February 18, 2017

City Builder 'Cities: Skylines' Is Coming To Xbox One

The critically acclaimed city builder 'Cities: Skylines' is arriving on Xbox One. The release date is set for spring 2017.

Video Games February 17, 2017

Xbox One To Get Keyboard And Mouse Support?

A tweet from Xbox head Phil Spencer hints that Xbox One may soon receive support for keyboard and mouse. Spencer, however, has not divulged when this update would be rolled out to Xbox One users.

Gadgets February 13, 2017

‘Syberia 3’ Shows New Trailer, Gets April Release Date

‘Syberia 3’ is confirmed for a worldwide release in April by publisher Microids. The game will come out on PC, Xbox One, and PS4.

Video Games February 12, 2017

'Gears of War 4’ Valentine’s Day Updates: 2 New Maps, Night Setting And More

The hit Xbox shooter 'Gears of War 4' is getting updates this February. Expect new maps, difficulty level, and more.

Video Games February 11, 2017

PS4 And Xbox One: 'Skyrim' And 'Fallout 4' Patches Now Available

Bethesda has released patches for 'Fallout 4' and 'The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition.' These updates fix some mod-related issues, as well as address bugs in the games.

Video Games February 10, 2017

'Grand Theft Auto IV' And Its Expansions Now Backward Compatible On Xbox One

Microsoft has made 'Grand Theft Auto IV' backwards compatible on the Xbox One along with both its expansions. Players would now be elated to revisit the classic from Rockstar on the Xbox One.

Video Games February 10, 2017

PS4 Beats Xbox One To Become Best Selling Console In US In January

An NPD Group report states that the PS4 has outsold the Xbox One in January in the US, making it the best selling console. Microsoft has retorted that the sales of Xbox One had increased year over year unlike the PS4.

Gadgets February 10, 2017

Banning Alternative Controllers For Console 'Overwatch' Will Prevent Gamers With Disabilities From Playing

Jeff Kaplan, the game director for 'Overwatch,' has previously called for the restriction on consoles of input conversion devices, including keyboard and mouse controllers. However, such a move would prevent gamers with disabilities from playing.

Video Games February 7, 2017

Blizzard Objects To 'Overwatch' Players Using Keyboard And Mouse On PS4, Xbox One: Is It Cheating?

Blizzard has addressed how PS4 and Xbox One 'Overwatch' players use a keyboard and mouse setup, and according to director Jeffrey Kaplan, the team 'objects' to it.

Video Games February 6, 2017

Nintendo Switch vs PS4 vs Xbox One: The Console War Rages On

Nintendo Switch will finally be released in less than a month. The newcomer will challenge Microsoft Xbox One and Sony PlayStation 4 in the console wars.

Video Games February 5, 2017

Resident Evil 7: How It Fits Into The Game Universe

'Resident Evil 7' looks and plays like a completely different standalone game. But connections to the game universe, both subtle and outright, abound in the game.

Video Games February 5, 2017

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' New Trailer Features Aliens, Allies And More

'Mass Effect Andromeda' released a new trailer. The video showed protagonists Scott and Sarah Ryder onboard the Hyperion as they explore 'Habitat 7' and encounter different dangers and alien life forms.

Video Games February 4, 2017

Fallout Shelter Comes To Xbox One, Windows 10: How Is It Different From The Mobile Version?

Mobile game 'Fallout Shelter' has retained its popularity among iOS and Android users since it was released in 2015. The Vault management simulator is now coming to the Xbox One and Windows 10.

Video Games February 4, 2017

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer On E3 2017 Plans: 'I Like The Lineup'

The upcoming E3 2017 is creating a buzz for the tech industry and with that in mind, attention has turned to Microsoft and its future projects soon to be unveiled.

Video Games January 31, 2017

Xbox One Copilot Mode – What Is It?

Xbox One released its Creators Update packed with new features, including Copilot Mode.

Video Games January 29, 2017

Everything You Need to Know about Ghost Recon Wildlands

Ubisoft's Ghost Recon Wildlands returns in this latest open-world tactical shooter game that will take you across the landscapes of Boliivia to perform missions to take down the Santa Blanca drug cartel. Coming out on March 7.

Video Games January 29, 2017

Xbox One Will Soon Allow Parents To Enforce Screen Time

Xbox’s Mike Ybarra has assured fans that the gaming console is definitely bringing the screen time feature for parental units. Xbox has come up with this feature solely for the well-being of youngsters.

Video Games January 29, 2017

'Resident Evil 7' Survival Guide For Beginners: Survive The Game ... If You Can Survive The Scare

'Resident Evil 7,' the game that started the survival horror genre, is back with its return-to-roots seventh installment. Here are tips and tricks to help you survive the game.

Video Games January 28, 2017

'Gears Of War 4' Gets Cross-Play Support For Xbox One And PC Gamers

The Coalition announced that cross-play is now a permanent feature in the 'Gears of War 4' game. Here, Xbox One and PC gamers can fight each other or together in the game's public versus multiplayer mode.

Video Games January 28, 2017

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility List Updated With 'Shadows Of The Damned' And 'Rocket Knight'

The Xbox One backwards compatibility adds two more games to the list in January. These games are 'Shadows Of The Damned' and 'Rocket Knight'.

Video Games January 28, 2017

NEW PATCH! The Division Releases Massive Update 1.6

Open-world shooter Tom Clancy's 'The Division' is set to release the massive Update 1.6 with lots of new game items, missions, maps, and more.

Video Games January 26, 2017

Project Scorpio Is 'A Full Blown Next-Gen Machine,' Says Game Developer

Thomas Mahler, the creator of 'Ori and Blind Forest' has compared Microsoft's leveled-up version of Xbox One i.e. Project Scorpio with Sony's PS4 Pro. Mahler asserts that the former is a 'full blown next-gen machine.'

Video Games January 26, 2017

Xbox One Project Scorpio Details Get Leaked, Reveal Absence Of ESRAM And More

A Microsoft leak revealed that Project Scorpio, considered the most powerful console once launched, will have a 2017 holiday season release. It will be sporting a different RAM architecture from the one found in the Xbox One.

Gadgets January 25, 2017

Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup For February 2017 Includes 'Project CARS,' 'Star Wars: The Force Unleashed'

Microsoft has now unveiled free Xbox Live Gold titles for the month of February. Included in next month’s free lineup are 'Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime,' 'Project CARS,' and more.

Video Games January 25, 2017

Microsoft Gives Xbox One Its First Creators Update: Copilot Controller Mode, Home Improvements, And More

Creators Update has now landed on the Xbox One. The first wave of changes already introduce exciting features to the user interface as well as new elements that allow a more optimized and people-focused gaming experience.

Microsoft January 23, 2017

'Tekken 7' Release Set For This June On PS4, Xbox One And PC: New Trailer Available [Video]

Baindai Namco has officially announced the 'Tekken 7' release date for PS4, Xbox One and PC, and released a new trailer. The game will launch on June 2 in the Americas and will have a number of special offers, so here's the deal.

Video Games January 23, 2017

'Battlefield 1' DLC Details About To Be Revealed, Teaser Launched Via Tweet [Video]

DICE is already setting the stage for 'Battlefield 1's' massive update via a video teaser posted at Twitter. It showed clues to the story line, which is based on the Battle of Verdun.

Video Games January 23, 2017

Horror Game 'The Town Of Light' Heading To PS4 And Xbox One

'The Town of Light' is geared up for a launch on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. After a successful tryst with PC gaming, the horror survival game looks to strike a chord among console gamers.

Video Games January 20, 2017

Sony PS4 Still Outselling Microsoft Xbox One 2-to-1 But Console Wars Is Only Heating Up

Sony PlayStation 4 is outselling Microsoft Xbox One by a margin of 2-to-1. According to SuperData, Sony has sold about 55 million units since its launch in 2013, while Microsoft's gaming console has sold about 26 million.

Gadgets January 19, 2017

'Resident Evil 7' Season Pass Unveiled: Here's What You'll Get

'Resident Evil 7' will launch with a Season Pass on Jan. 24. It will include at least seven DLCs, which are split in two volumes of banned footage and an additional episode.

Video Games January 17, 2017

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer: Microsoft To Still 'Take Risks' Despite 'Scalebound' Cancellation

Microsoft is moving to appease disappointed fans after 'Scalebound's' cancellation. Xbox top honcho Phil Spencer is now pushing upcoming titles to reassure players in its platform that the company is committed to building new and diverse titles.

Video Games January 12, 2017

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