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13 games for original Xbox Backwards Compatibility coming tomorrow

Backwards compatibility has been one of the cornerstones for Xbox users, allowing them to play Xbox 360 games on their Xbox One. Back at E3 earlier this year at the

E3 2017: Xbox One X name draws mixed reactions, concerns

Before E3 2017, Microsoft used the Project Scorpio name to describe their upcoming Xbox One S successor. The name Project Scorpio immediately sounded cool, no matter the specifications of the

Project Scorpio price and name revealed ahead of Microsoft’s E3 2017 Press Conference

Revealed (kind of, but not really) at last year’s E3, Project Scorpio was the codename for Microsft’s next game console that they’re describing as an upgrade to the current Xbox One.

E3 2017 could use spark from Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo

Back in 2013, Microsoft made some mistakes in their E3 press conference promoting the Xbox One. For example, the company announced an “always-on” DRM system that locked down discs to

Game & Talk Ep. 45: Microsoft E3 Predictions

Well ladies and germs, it’s about that time. E3 2017 is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with some predictions? Starting with Microsoft, then Sony,

Platinum Games’ Scalebound officially canceled

A series of rumors this morning from Kotaku stated that the Microsoft Exclusive Scalebound, by Platinum Games, has been cancelled. Now, a statement from Microsoft to IGN has confirmed said rumors:

Surface Phone may become a reality

With Microsoft’s successful Surface line growing, the company is reportedly ready to begin production on the rumored Surface phone next year. Rumors of the Surface Phone reignited a few weeks ago

Final Fantasy XV pre-order is $34.99 for Microsoft Store’s Black Friday

Final Fantasy XV finally releases next week, and there is already a great deal for the game. While the game is set for release on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox

Phil Spencer doesn’t want you to be worried about Project Scorpio’s price

With Microsoft’s Project Scorpio launching next year, consumers are starting to be a bit concerned with the price point it will launch at. Following Sony’s announcement of the PS4 Pro,

Gears of War 4 launch trailer will get you fired up

Microsoft has finally revealed the official launch trailer for the upcoming Gears of War 4, and it is epic to say the least. The trailer sets the stage for the story

Amazon begins pre-orders for Battlefield 1 Xbox One-S bundles

  Alongside the release of Battlefield 1, it appears that we are going to be receiving a new bundle for the game. Posted on Amazon’s online store, there are two

Microsoft’s Project Scorpio already has games in development

Earlier this year at E3, we learned that Microsoft had a few things up its sleeve when it came to the future of Xbox and how it viewed gaming. Two of

Xbox One S hides a surprise

Xbox One S is a sleeker and smaller version of the Xbox One, and it’s just getting into the hands of fans. A YouTuber decided to do a physical breakdown

Microsoft ‘Xbox Play Anywhere’ release date revealed

Microsoft announced the “Xbox Play Anywhere” program at E3 back in June, which allowed players to buy a game for either Xbox One or PC and gain the ability to

Free Windows 10 upgrade coming to a close

On July 29th Microsoft will pull its offer of a free upgrade to Windows 10. So anyone who is still on Windows 7 or 8 after the 29th will have

Microsoft’s new Xbox One systems may kill the console market

I miss the good ol’ days when companies like Nintendo, Sony, and Sega gave their systems a life cycle of almost 6+ years, without needing to buy a new version,

E3: Hands-on with Recore

As the doors opened for E3 on Tuesday, I was caught in a herd of sweaty gamer nerds, most of which making a beeline for the hands-on Zelda demo in

E3: Gears of War 4 looks spectacular, but seems to be lacking

To kick off the Microsoft 2016 press conference, live gameplay of Gears of War 4 was shown. The Coalition (the Canadian developer now in charge of the series after Microsoft

E3: Hands-on Dead Rising 4

The E3 showroom floor, particulary West Hall, can be quite overwhelming. So many different games are desperate for your attention, and you must choose carefully what lines you want to

E3: 5 moments from the Big 2

Every year around this time at E3, the Big 3 video game companies take their time to show off their wares and upcoming products. Both, Sony and Microsoft, held their conference events