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Halo 5: Guardians Is Free For A Week

06/29/2016, Xbox One owners who have not yet played one of the best games available for this console are in luck as Halo 5: Guardians has gone free for an entire week. The game is available for free starting today and will remain free for several days so...

Buy Surface Pro 4 And Get A Free Xbox One If You’re A Student

06/29/2016, Microsoft is running an amazing promotion for students who are in the market for a new computer. It’s making it very hard for them to resist picking up the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 because if they do the company is going to give them an Xbox One for...

Original Xbox Controllers Look Like They Were From Outer Space

06/28/2016, The product you use at home is the result of many design changes made overs months and years. Sometimes the end result is nothing like what the original design looks like, which is pretty normal as designers figure out ways to improve upon it, and also...

Microsoft Will Be Shutting Xbox Fitness Down

06/27/2016, In case you didn’t know, Microsoft had a feature for the Xbox called Xbox Fitness. Basically it was meant to provide gamers on the Xbox a way to work out, and in some cases it took advantage of the Kinect to track your progress/form. It even came with...

Microsoft Tried To Partner With Nintendo Before Making The Xbox

06/24/2016, Back in the good old days, Microsoft and Sony weren’t names that you would associate with gaming. Nintendo, however, was largely considered (and still is) a household name when it came to video game consoles, which is why it isn’t surprising to learn...

Xbox Live Gold Subscription Available From Amazon For $40

06/02/2016, For those of you who have been meaning to subscribe to the likes of Xbox Live Gold but think it’s a bit expensive for your liking, you might be interested to learn that Amazon is offering a discount on the subscription service, where instead of charging...

GameStop Thinks New Consoles Will Be Unveiled At E3

05/26/2016, E3 will be kicking off next month and while Nintendo has pretty much confirmed that they will not be showing off the Nintendo NX console at the event, no one said anything about Sony or Microsoft and GameStop’s COO Tony Bartel thinks that the event will...

One Million Xbox Gamertags Will Be Available Again

05/17/2016, An Xbox Live Gamertag is like a username that you choose when joining a social network. While some networks allow you to change your username once you’ve joined, there are some that don’t, and in that case you have to create a new account....

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Gets Support For Multi-Disc Games

05/15/2016, Xbox One has a unique feature which enables the console to run games originally created for the Xbox 360, provided that the developers add support for this feature. There are dozens of backwards compatible games available for the Xbox One currently and...

New Xbox Hardware Rumored For E3 2016

04/27/2016, Along with the rumors that Sony is working on an upgraded PS4, we have also heard rumors that Microsoft is working on upgraded Xbox hardware too. In fact just recently it was speculated that Xbox boss Phil Spencer could have dropped hints that a hardware...

Xbox Boss Could Have Hinted At New Xbox Console

04/21/2016, Word on the street has it that Microsoft could be working on a new Xbox One, and last we heard the company had several prototypes that they are testing. Now thanks to a recent statement made by Xbox boss Phil Spencer, it seems that he might have dropped a...

Microsoft Stops Xbox 360 Production

04/20/2016, The Xbox 360 has been around for a decade and Microsoft thinks it’s time for the console to say goodbye. Microsoft has just confirmed that it has shut down Xbox 360 production. Xbox head Phil Spencer says that while the Xbox 360 means a lot to...

Xbox One Backward Compatibility List Expands

03/28/2016, It does look as though the Xbox One backward compatibility list has expanded all the more, and this particular program will now throw in various classics in the same vein as that of Halo Wars and Soul Calibur 2, which should be a pretty darn good...