Xbox One is not a handy piece of hardware. It is huge, bulky, and rather ugly -- so much so that the console was mockingly compared to a VCR from the 1980s.
It's not that Microsoft purposelessly made the Xbox One humongous. The bulky design helps the console function better, especially after the Red Ring of Death cases with the Xbox 360 -- a technical fault that could damage t ...read more
Halo 5 is coming in October. Are you ready?
Halo 5: Guardians has been slapped with a release date of October 27.
Microsoft and 343 Industries also released a new trailer to mark the news; check it out below.
“The Master Chief. Spartan Locke. Who is the hunter and who is the hunted?” Microsoft said in a press release.
According to the platform hol ...read more
Microsoft released a new system software update for preview members, and there are good news for those annoyed by how fast achievement are displayed and disappear, often preventing from reading their description. I’m one of those, and being nearsighted does not help.
Here are the full patch notes:
Zombies mode gets an exo-kick up the ass with Advanced Warfare’s second DLC drop, Ascendance.
When Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Ascendance DLC drops this week, players will be going up against some tougher challenges in Exo Zombies mode.
“It’s all zombies, all of the time,” says High Moon Studios Matt Tieger, head of ...read more
The next content update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection will “address a variety of issues across the game,” according to 343 Industries, including specific improvements to ranking.
New quit and betrayal penalties are also in the works as the development team prepares to roll out ranks to additional playlists.
Accordin ...read more
New PC screenshots of GTA 5 have been released along with word of a new trailer coming on Monday.
The screens below are from the PC version and you can view them in 4K glory over on Rockstar Newswire.
The PC version of GTA 5 releases on April 14.
As we get closer to E3 and summer weather starts to show its face, many developers should be ready to start revealing their big plans for fall launches. We learned from the many delays of fall 2014 that nothing is set in stone, but it seems like a safe bet that Activision will have some variation of Call of Duty ready for holiday shoppers. ...read more
Last week a rumor appeared that Gears of War: The Marcus Fenix Collection got confirmed by Xbox headman Phil Spencer. The head of the Xbox division was rumored to have confirmed the collection in an Xbox message to a certain fan. As expected social media exploded as the ‘collection’ is highly anticipated among Xbox One owners.
The rumor got debunked ...read more
With $11 billion in total lifetime revenue, the Call of Duty franchise is one of the biggest in all of gaming. But how many copies of the series have been sold to date? Activision clued us in today, announcing via a new infographic that, since the series debuted over a decade ago, it has sold 175 million Call of Duty games.
That comes out to around one ...read more
If you’ve finished Forza Horizon 2 but still want a racing buzz on the Xbox One and Xbox 360 then you’re in luck as Forza Horizon 2‘s free download expansion is out now.
Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious is a completely standalone experience so even if you don’t own Forza Horizon 2 you can still enjoy this promotional freebie without ...read more