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Xbox Project xCloud Adds a Selection of New Titles

Xbox Project xCloud Adds a Selection of New Titles

If you’re in the Project xCloud Preview, Microsoft likely just made your day. There’s a whole new series of new titles that just got added to the project’s streaming library. The invite-only test that allows players to try out Xbox One titles over the cloud streamed to mobile devices now includes a wider variety of […]

"Sea Of Thieves" Just Got A Free Update For January

“Sea Of Thieves” Just Got A Free Update For January

The devs at rare just put a new free update into Sea Of Thieves for January 2020, with a couple of interesting additions to explore. The big addition is to seek out the Legends of the Sea, in which you’ll work with Umbra the scribe who got away from Captain Bronzebeard. She’s now on the […]

The Next Xbox Console Will Just Be Called "Xbox"

We May Now Know What Ports Are On The Back Of The Xbox Series X

During CES 2020, we may have inadvertently gotten a look at what the port situation is on the Xbox Series X and what it will be capable of. For the most part, we’ve only seen the main image you see below, which is the front of the tower showing off a disc slit and the […]

“Sea Of Thieves” Cracks 10 Million Players This Week

Rare and Microsoft are celebrating a new milestone in Sea Of Thieves this week as the game has reached over 10 million players. The company celebrated with a quick thank you note from Executive Producer Joe Neate, with some news of a new emote being added to the game. A little bit of a present […]

Halo Co-Creator Discovered An Old “Halo 2” Cinematic

If you’re a Halo 2 fan, then this small blast from the past should make you smile as one of the co-creators found a gem on an old hard drive. Marcus Lehto, former Creative Art Director at Bungie, and the man who literally helped created Master Chief, had more than a hand in the first […]

Brittany's Most Anticipated Games of 2020: 12 Minutes

Brittany’s Most Anticipated Games of 2020: 12 Minutes

12 Minutes is a unique, time-looping adventure that looks like one of the most exciting prospects of 2020. It’s a surreal “time-resetting” anomaly that finds you dying over and over again as you work to get to the bottom of why your wife has suddenly been accused of murder. You’re in the middle of dinner, […]

"Microsoft Flight Simulator" Got A New Realistic Trailer

“Microsoft Flight Simulator” Got A New Realistic Trailer

Microsoft Flight Simulator just got a brand new trailer that looks so realistic it’s pretty scary. Even for simulated flight standards. The trailer was released by NVIDIA’s GeForce UK Twitter account, and by the looks of all the flying around you’re doing, this is brilliant. That is some marvelous fake overhead flying. Enjoy the trailer […]

A "God Of War" Developer Has Switched Over To Microsoft

A “God Of War” Developer Has Switched Over To Microsoft

An interesting bit of developer news as a member of the God Of War development team has joined up with Microsoft’s “The Initiative”. Erik Jakobsen was a part of the Sony Santa Monica team that helped create the 2018 release for God Of War, along with other projects the company oversaw. Not it appears he […]

DreamHack Will Hold A "Halo: Reach" Series In Anaheim

DreamHack Will Hold A “Halo: Reach” Series In Anaheim

Some cool news for all the fans who have made Halo: Reach a top game on PC, as DreamHack will be holding a series for the game in 2020. The company didn’t release a ton of info with the announcement, which came just before the holidays. Simply that the tournament will be held at their […]

Ninja Is Going To Teach Mark Hamill A Thing Or Two About “Fortnite”

There’s going to be a special episode of Xbox Sessions on Thursday, December 19th, as Ninja and Mark Hamill pair up to take on Fortnite. Yes, that entire sentence is correct. One of the biggest streamers on the planet will be taking Luke Skywalker under his tutilage and showing him the ropes in the battle […]

The Next Xbox Console Will Just Be Called "Xbox"

The Next Xbox Console Will Just Be Called “Xbox”

It appears Microsoft will be doing away with any special names on the next Xbox console, as we now know it will just be called “Xbox”. The word came down from a Business Insider article, in which the company revealed that the whole Series X thing will just be a classification of what the model […]

Operation 2 is Now Available To Play In "Gears 5"

Operation 2 is Now Available To Play In “Gears 5”

The Coalition released Operation 2 into Gears 5 this week, along with a number of additions and updates for you to try. Lizzie Carmine and Damon Baird join the fight in multiplayer mode, as they will face off against Jermad and the original Locust Drone. In Arcade, each character gets a passive ability and a […]

"Sea Of Thieves" Sets Sail For "The Festival Of Giving"

“Sea Of Thieves” Sets Sail For “The Festival Of Giving”

Pretty much every video game you currently know is doing a holiday event, and that includes Sea Of Thieves, with The Festival Of Giving. From now until December 24th, you’ll be able to set sail into special Gift-Seeker Voyages that offer plenty of rewards. You can speak to Stitcher Jim in any tavern to get […]

Gears 5 Will Have You Earn Content Instead Of Buying It

Microsoft Talks About Accessibility Features In “Gears 5”

Microsoft released a new article this week about Gears 5, in which they discuss the accessibility features found within the game. The Coalition went to great lengths to make sure the game was playable for anyone with a disability, and in many ways, made those strengths in the game. You can read the piece here, […]

Xbox Game Studios Rumored To Have Game Awards Reveals

Xbox Game Studios Rumored To Have Game Awards Reveals

We’re starting off the first part of December with Xbox Game Studios being the first rumored group to be holding reveals at The Game Awards. The rumor stems from an interview with Windows Central, who chatted with Xbox Game Studios head Matt Booty about a few projects. Leading many on social media to speculate that […]

Project Scarlett Will Supposedly Get a New First-Party Game Every Few Months

Project Scarlett Will Supposedly Get a New First-Party Game Every Few Months

Xbox’s upcoming Project Scarlett has an impressive release schedule on the horizon. Matt Booty, head of Xbox Game Studios, lined out Microsoft’s plans for holiday 2020 and beyond for Scarlett’s new titles in an interview with GamesRadar. “We feel really good heading into 2020,” Booty said. “We’ve got a goal of being able to deliver […]

“Sea Of Thieves” Receives It’s Latest Adventure In “The Seabound Soul”

Sea Of Thieves just got a new content update from Rare today, giving players the next grand adventure with The Seabound Soul. This one features a brand-new Tall Tale for players to experience. They’ll set sail on a quest to uncover the mystery of the legendary Captain Pendragon and his ship, the Blackwyche. One of […]

Xbox's Phil Spencer Confirms Some Of Scarlet's Goals

Xbox’s Phil Spencer Confirms Some Of Project Scarlett’s Goals

During XO19, Xbox’s Phil Spencer made himself available to a number of press outlets, and in the process, we got some cool info on Project Scarlett. Stevivor recently posted their interview with Spencer, which gave us two new insights into what they have planned. First and foremost, they’re working to make every Xbox game backward […]

Microsoft Reportedly Laid Off Several Content Creation Employees

Mixer Introduces New Improvements To The Clips System

If you’re using Mixer and haven’t been satisfied with how the clips system works, no worries, that’s been given a new update by Microsoft. The company posted a new blog today highlighting all the changes they made to the clips system, including info on channel progression rank access, and how previewing and trimming have been […]

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Microsoft Rolled Out A New Update For Xbox One In November

During XO19, Microsoft rolled out a new update for the Xbox One, which included newly added support for Google Assistant. Among the changes are gamertag improvements, text filters, an improvement to Mixer viewing (if you watch Mixer on your Xbox One), the sorely needed voice-to-text option, and more. You can read more about it all […]