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Xbox One Consoles Get Dolby Vision Support: Here’s Why It Matters

Those enrolled in Microsoft’s Xbox Insider program can now download the latest System Update for Xbox One. The company also promises that Dolby Vision support is coming in the next few weeks.

Video Games July 13, 2018

More Xbox Elite Wireless Controller 2.0 Details Leaked: 'Evolution,' Not 'Revolution'

A new leak provided more details about the successor to the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller. The device is said to be an 'evolution' instead of a 'revolution,' with a three-stage hair trigger lock, tension for joysticks, and built-in battery.control

Video Games July 9, 2018

FastStart Feature Now Rolling Out To Xbox Users: Here’s How It Makes Downloads Faster

FastStart is part of Microsoft’s July update for Xbox One consoles, rolling out now. The feature downloads the most important files of a game so players can start them up even before they’re finished downloading.

Video Games July 6, 2018

Free Xbox Games With Gold For July 2018: 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction' Leads The Way

Xbox 360 titles 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction' and 'Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown' lead the way for July 2018's Xbox Games with Gold. Both games can be played on the Xbox One through its Backward Compatibility feature.

Video Games June 30, 2018

Google Video Game Console In The Works: How Will It Compete With The PlayStation 4 And Xbox One?

Google is planning to enter the video game industry, according to Kotaku's Jason Schreier. Google is looking to attract developers into its umbrella, create a gaming console, and perhaps most importantly, launch a video game streaming service.

Video Games June 29, 2018

Microsoft And Razer Team Up To Develop A Keyboard And Mouse For Xbox One

Plans have leaked regarding a potential collaboration between Microsoft and game manufacturer Razer Inc. The two companies are working on building a keyboard and mouse for Xbox One users.

Microsoft June 25, 2018

MIcrosoft And Nintendo Team-Up To Promote Minecraft Cross-Play Which Quietly Jabs At Sony

Sony was in the news for nixing cross-play on 'Fornite' recently, so Microsoft and Nintendo made a commercial highlighting that they're open to it. Both companies showed the ability to cross-play in 'Minecraft' in the new commercial.

Video Games June 21, 2018

Xbox Insiders Can Now Try The Avatar Editor

After months of delay, the new Xbox avatars have finally arrived for Xbox Insiders. Initially scheduled for last fall, the new avatar system is available to Xbox Insiders to try out before its release to all Xbox One users.

Video Games June 20, 2018

Microsoft Has No Plans To Put Virtual, Mixed Reality On Xbox One

Microsoft says it’s not focusing on virtual or mixed reality on Xbox consoles right now. Instead, it feels the PC is a much better platform for those experiences.

Microsoft June 20, 2018

You Can Now Try Xbox One Fast Start Feature On Some Game Pass Titles

A new developer update confirmed that the Xbox One Fast Start feature has a notable caveat. The current preview build only supports a few Game Pass titles, which implies that it will only work on select software.

Video Games June 18, 2018

Sony Made Things Worse By Breaking Silence On 'Fortnite' Cross-Play Controversy On PlayStation 4

Sony blocked 'Fortnite' cross-play and progression between the PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch, drawing backlash from gamers. The company issued a statement to break its silence on the matter, but it might have made things worse.

Video Games June 15, 2018

Next Xbox Console Will Launch In 2020: Will It Be Enough To Beat The PlayStation 4?

Microsoft is reportedly planning to launch the next-generation Xbox console in 2020. The timing may be too close to the launch of the Xbox One X, but the move may be necessary for Microsoft to keep pace with its rivals.

Video Games June 13, 2018

Microsoft Teases 'Halo Infinite': Will The Return Of Master Chief Save The Xbox One?

Microsoft and 343 Industries unveiled 'Halo Infinite,' the highly anticipated next game in the franchise after 2015's 'Halo 5: Guardians.' Will the new 'Halo' game, which will feature a story centered on the iconic Master Chief, save the Xbox One?

Video Games June 11, 2018

NieR: Automata Arrives On Xbox One June 26: All The DLC Included

Xbox One users can buy 'NieR: Automata' later this June, with a bunch of DLC included. The Xbox One port of the critically acclaimed game, seen as one of last year’s very best, is now available for preorder.

Video Games June 11, 2018

Xbox Insider Program Will Soon Let You Test New Xbox One Features Months Before Release

Microsoft will soon invite Xbox Insider Program participants to the new Skip Ahead ring, offering testers the chance to try Xbox One builds further into the future. The news comes just before the start of E3 2018.

Video Games June 9, 2018

What To Expect At E3 2018: Schedules, Live Streams, And Games

E3 2018 officially starts on June 12, but video game companies will be holding press conferences starting June 9. Here are all the schedules, the links to the live streams, and the expected games.

Video Games June 9, 2018

Paladins On Nintendo Switch Confirmed, With Xbox One Cross-Play

'Paladins' on Nintendo Switch was leaked, and then confirmed by Hi-Rez Studios through an announcement trailer. The 'Overwatch'-like shooter will run at 60 frames per second on both docked and handheld modes, and will feature cross-play with the Xbox One.

Video Games June 8, 2018

Crackdown 3 Delayed Again To 2019: Another Misstep For Xbox One Vs PlayStation 4

The 'Crackdown 3' release date has once again been delayed, pushing the game into 2019, according to a report by Kotaku. If the rumor is true, the Xbox One may not pose a challenge to the PlayStation 4 this year.

Video Games June 8, 2018

Microsoft E3 2018 Sale Unveiled With First-Ever Xbox One X Discount

Microsoft revealed the Biggest Xbox Sale of the Year, which will start on June 7. The sale will feature the first-ever Xbox One X discount and will look to capitalize on the announcements for the Xbox One at E3 2018.

Video Games June 5, 2018

Rumor: Xbox One Will Get Google Assistant And Amazon Alexa

You won’t have to wear a headset to control your Xbox One with voice commands anymore. Rumors say Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa are both coming to the console, though it’s not clear what features they’ll bring.

Microsoft June 4, 2018

Free Xbox Games With Gold For June 2018: 'Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia' And 'Smite' Gold Bundle Worth $99

Microsoft unveiled the free Xbox Games with Gold for June 2018. The free Xbox One games are 'Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia' and the 'Smite' Gold Bundle, a version of the free-to-play MOBA that is worth $99.

Video Games May 30, 2018

Zombie Survival Game ‘State Of Decay 2’ Crosses 1 Million Players, But There’s More Work To Do

With over a million players logged in a combined gameplay time of 6 million hours, Microsoft and Undead Labs’s 'State of Decay 2' is a success. Even still, the game has several kinks that need ironing out.

Video Games May 27, 2018

Sea Of Thieves Update Lets You Form A Crew With Only Your Friends

Rare released a 'Sea of Thieves' update that added one of the most requested feature: having a private crew. Players now have the option to form an open crew with random people or a friends-only crew.

Video Games May 20, 2018

Confirmed: 'Rocket League' Cross-Platform Play Is Coming This Summer

Pysonix just revealed its plans for 'Rocket League' for this summer. One of the highlights is the cross-platform party support and the Rocket Pass system that will let users earn rewards.

Video Games May 15, 2018

Microsoft’s Accessibility Controller For Xbox Leaks Ahead Of E3

Microsoft is reportedly unveiling a new Xbox accessibility controller at its upcoming E3 controllers. As with everything these days, the peripheral just got leaked on the internet.

Microsoft May 15, 2018

Microsoft Enables Digital Game Gifting For PC, Xbox One Titles: Here's How To Start Sending Them

Microsoft has expanded its game gifting option. Users can now send games and content for the PC and Xbox One as gifts to friends and family on the Microsoft Store.

Video Games May 11, 2018

Linksys Outs Router Every Xbox One Gamer Will Love

Linksys just released a high-performance wireless gaming router specially designed for Xbox One gamers. Linksys's WRT32XB router is designed to prioritize traffic from Xbox One gaming consoles, including the One S and One X.

Internet May 8, 2018

Xbox One Game Pass For May 2018: 'State Of Decay 2,' 'Laser League,' And More

Microsoft just announced what's coming to its Xbox Game Pass service in May. One of the new titles set to arrive next month is Undead Labs' 'State of Decay 2' among other games joining the service's huge roster.

Video Games April 29, 2018

Xbox One To Get 120 Hz Support In May: Why High Refresh Rates Matter

Xbox One users who have high refresh rate monitors should be pretty pleased with the console’s upcoming May update. Microsoft is finally bringing 120 Hz support to the system, which will make games smoother and more visually dynamic.

Video Games April 24, 2018

Crowdfunded Horror Game 'Agony' PC Version Will Have Optional Patch To Remove Censorship

Some sections of crowdfunded horror game 'Agony' will be toned down to evade an Adults Only rating from the ESRB. Developer Madmind Studio, however, will release an optional patch to remove the censorship for the PC version.

Video Games April 15, 2018

Overwatch Could Get Progression Sharing Between Xbox One, PS4, And PC

'Overwatch's' Jeff Kaplan revealed that the team is definitely thinking of implementing cross-sharing progression between different platforms. However, he noted that there are some technological challenges to face first.

Video Games April 15, 2018

PUBG Is Going To Be Free To Play For Xbox Live Gold Members

Microsoft promotes 'PUBG' on Xbox One yet again as it announced Free Play Days offer. The battle royale shooter will be available for download to qualified members of Xbox Live Gold along with all of its game modes.

Video Games April 12, 2018

Microsoft Will Add 19 Original Xbox Games To Xbox One Backward Compatibility List This Month

Microsoft will soon add 19 more original Xbox games to the Xbox One Backward Compatibility catalog. The titles, which will be playable in both physical and digital versions, include 'The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind' and several classic 'Star Wars' games.

Video Games April 11, 2018

No Man's Sky Is Headed To The Xbox One And Getting Biggest Update Ever

'No Man's Sky' is finally breaking PlayStation 4 console exclusivity and hitting the Xbox One this summer. At the same time, the game will also get its biggest update yet, called 'Sky NEXT.'

Video Games March 30, 2018

Free Xbox Games With Gold April 2018: 'The Witness', 'Assassin's Creed: Syndicate', And More

The Xbox Games with Gold free downloads for April 2018 are headlined by 'The Witness' and 'Assassin's Creed: Syndicate' for the Xbox One. The free games next month are much better compared to what was offered this March.

Video Games March 29, 2018

Microsoft May Now Ban Xbox One Players For Offensive Language: Will This Stop The Trolls?

An update to the Microsoft Services Agreement apparently paves the way for Microsoft to suspend Xbox One players for offensive language. A civil rights activist, meanwhile, noted the ambiguity of some of the contents of the agreement.

Video Games March 28, 2018

Sea Of Thieves Voice Chat Not Working? Here's How To Fix It

Some players have been having trouble with the 'Sea of Thieves' voice chat feature on both PC and Xbox One. Here are ways to solve the issue.

Video Games March 27, 2018

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice For Xbox One Confirmed, Coming This April 11 With Discount

Heads up, Xbox One users: 'Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice' is coming to your system on April. Plus you can shave 10 percent off the retail price if you preorder now or buy the title during its first week.

Video Games March 26, 2018

Only One Copy Of 'A Way Out' Needed To Play Online Co-Op With A Friend

Friends who would like to play 'A Way Out' online will only need one copy of the prison break co-op title. The game is now out for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Video Games March 24, 2018

You Can Beat 'Far Cry 5' In 10 Minutes: Here's How To Unlock The Secret Ending

Players can unlock the 'Far Cry 5' secret ending and beat the game in just 10 minutes. This is not the first time that Ubisoft tried to pull off this gimmick in the action game franchise.

Video Games March 24, 2018

Epic Games CEO Says 'Fortnite' Cross-Play Between PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Is 'Inevitable'

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney said at GDC 2018 that 'Fortnite' cross-play between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One is 'inevitable.' WIll the multiplayer shooter be the one to convince Sony to allow the feature?

Video Games March 23, 2018

PlayStation 4 Tops February 2018 Sales, But Nintendo Switch Crowned Fastest-Selling Console In US

The PlayStation 4 outsold the Nintendo Switch and the Xbox One in February, the NPD Group reported. Meanwhile, the Nintendo Switch broke records, as the hybrid console was crowned the fastest-selling console in the United States over its first year.

Video Games March 21, 2018

'Sea Of Thieves' Launch Issues: Here's What The Error Codes Mean And How To Fix Them

Xbox One and PC players are experiencing a variety of 'Sea of Thieves' launch issues, including various error messages. Here's what you can try to hopefully fix the problems and finally play the open-sea pirate adventure.

Video Games March 21, 2018

'Sega Genesis Classics' Collection With 50 Retro Games Coming Soon To The PlayStation 4 And Xbox One

'Sega Genesis Classics' will launch on May 29 for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The collection will include 50 retro games from the 30-year-old console, which remains popular to this day.

Video Games March 15, 2018

Microsoft Teases 'Biggest Showing Ever' For E3 2018: Is This The Year Of The Xbox One?

Microsoft teased that it will have its 'biggest showing ever' in the upcoming E3 2018. What does the company have planned for the annual event, and what could we expect for the Xbox One?

Video Games March 15, 2018

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