Halo 5 is a great game, and for those that have yet to try out the game on Xbox One, can for free this weekend. From today until Sunday Xbox One owners can download Halo 5 for free and play the game. Also for Xbox Live Gold members, the game is on sale as well until Sunday.
The Dark Souls games have always been considered one of the more difficult series for gamers to experience. Well today Bandai Namco Entertainment confirmed that it will be re-releasing a remastered version of the original Dark Souls title on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and the Nintendo Switch. The reveal trailer can be found below. Will you be picking this up when it releases?
A while back Mike Ybarra, the Xbox Platform Chief, teased some major changes coming to the Achievements system. Apparently it will be known as Xbox Careers. It will feature various activities/quests for you to complete to earn within specific games. Gamers will also be able to level up and prestige as well. This is an exciting evolution of the achievements system. Hoping it launches sooner rather than later.
Sunset Overdrive was a great game for the Xbox One, and with it's addition to the Xbox Game Pass Microsoft decided to feature it in a recent commercial. Enjoy! Hoping this is signs of an eventual Sunset Overdrive 2.
Xbox Live officially launched 15 years ago today! What are your favorite gaming moments on the online service? Also what are some of your favorite features that have been added over the years, and what else would you like to see added...
Just a reminder that today is the last day to get The Turing Test and Nights Into Dreams from the Games With Gold program. So if you haven’t logged into the Store and added them to your account, get to it. The next set of available games is Tales From The Borderlands and Deadfall.
For a while now Xbox One Preview users have been able to test out the gifting of games to friends. This is a feature that has been requested for a while now. It is already incredibly popular on fellow services like Steam. Major Nelson said the feature is now officially live for everyone on the Xbox...
Not too long ago Microsoft announced an update that would be hitting the Xbox Avatars, which originally debuted on the Xbox 360. Originally the update was slated to launch with the Fall Creator’s Update, which just came out. Now it seems like we will have to wait a bit longer. Recently on Twitter a...
The Xbox One X launched earlier this week and it is selling quite well. According to Bob Puzon, GameStop SVP of merchandising it is selling incredibly well and they are almost through the first shipment of the consoles. Here is what he had to say:
With the launch of every console there are issues, and the Xbox One X is no exception. It seems some users while playing their new games are experiencing the console completely turning off and not turning back on at all. Hopefully this is just a software issue and not a hardware issue...
Back in 2010 Microsoft came out with the Kinect for the Xbox 360, and it changed the way we played many games. It brought fitness to the console for many users, and allowed gamers to play games like Fruit Ninja with our arms for the slicing motion. Some thought of it as a novelty, but many players enjoyed the benefits of the Kinect. The Kinect received a major update when the Xbox One launched in 2013, featuring a much more accurate camera, and the ability to control your console with voice commands. Though many gamers hated that it was included in the purchase of every Xbox One, resulting in a higher price. But just like the Xbox 360 Kinect, some enjoyed the benefits, and others saw it as a novelty. Well it has officially been confirmed that the Xbox Kinect is no longer being manufactured. Microsoft has...
Grand Theft Auto V is still successful for Rockstar Games even though the game came out in September 2013. This is due to the fact that GTA Online has constantly received updates, free ones at that, since the game launched. But what about the single player campaign? What about DLC like we saw with GTA IV? Which received two DLC packs available to purchase for players. Recently Rockstar Games Director Of Design Imran Sarwar sat down with GameInformer to discuss why GTA V never received single player DLC. He had this to say:
"No, it was not really a conscious decision, it’s just what happened," Sarwar says. "With...
The release of the Xbox One X is quickly approaching. With Microsoft’s new console being labeled as the most powerful available it is expected that the commercials advertising it would show that, and they don’t disappoint. Below is the new Feel True Power commercial and the Goosebumps Teaser. What do you think of the videos showcasing the new console?
It was announced a while back by Microsoft that the Xbox One would be getting backwards compatibility with the original Xbox. Well, the first batch of games is about to arrive. The following games will release on the store as early as tomorrow:
Crimson Skies: High Road To Revenge
Dead To Rights
Grabbed By The Ghoulies
The King Of Fighters Neowave
Ninja Gaiden Black
Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time
Red Faction II
Sid Meir’s Pirates!
Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic
The games will retail for around $9.99 each digitally, but if you still own the games physically, simply using the disc will work. Each title will also feature smoother framerates, faster loading times, and looking better overall. Which game...
It has been officially announced that Groove Music will be closed down by Microsoft in favor of Spotify. Steps have already been taken to make it so users can transition their playlists into the Spotify service. Users have until December 31, 2017 to download any purchased songs. How do you feel about this announcement of Groove Music closing down?
Gamers in the Preview have access to the Fall Update for a bit now, but now the new dashboard is available to everyone on the Xbox One. The update features the following:
You can personalize your “Home” more than ever before: You can…
Make Home uniquely yours. Add your favorite games, friends, Xbox Live Gold, Xbox Game Pass, and more directly to your Home screen with a new concept that we call blocks. Once you’ve added blocks, you can remove or change the order of the blocks as you see fit.
Have up to 40 pins! All these pins will appear in the Pin block on Home, as well as the Pins flyout in the new Guide!
Easily discover new things, such as friend activities, leaderboards, LFG posts, tips, quick links to Game Hubs, across both your console and Xbox Live at the top of Home.
Fortnite’s creators at Epic Games have revealed that the game has reached a new milestone with it’s user base. They announced via Twitter that the game now has over 7 million active users. Rewards for this milestone will be delivered through the newly released Battle Royale mode within the game.