Gamerscore

11.15.13
All Xbox One games follow 'same policies' for Achievements [Update]
11.15.13

All Xbox One games follow 'same policies' for Achievements [Update]

Update: A Microsoft representative gave Joystiq the following statement: "On Xbox One, developers c...

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10.07.13
Microsoft brings Xbox Live rewards to Android with Wordament game
10.07.13

Microsoft brings Xbox Live rewards to Android with Wordament game

Microsoft's plan to supercharge Xbox as an entertainment brand means that, no matter which ecosyst...

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05.21.13
Xbox One not backwards compatible with 360 discs/XBLA purchases; Gamerscore does transfer
05.21.13

Xbox One not backwards compatible with 360 discs/XBLA purchases; Gamerscore does transfer

Microsoft's minty-fresh Xbox One will be unable to play Xbox 360 discs, nor will your multitude of...

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09.28.12
Xbox Live rewarding Gamerscore with rebates and birthday gifts
09.28.12

Xbox Live rewarding Gamerscore with rebates and birthday gifts

Xbox Live Rewards is now offering players rebates on Marketplace purchases, based on their Gamersco...

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08.07.12
Windows 8 built-in games now called Xbox Windows, Microsoft's naming synergy continues
08.07.12

Windows 8 built-in games now called Xbox Windows, Microsoft's naming synergy continues

Were you among those who jumped for joy when Windows Explorer got its new moniker? Good news, nomen...

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07.10.12
Soapbox: In defense of achievements
07.10.12

Soapbox: In defense of achievements

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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03.13.12
Xbox Live users report Gamerscores dropping to zero, MS aware of the issue [Update: potential fixes]
03.13.12

Xbox Live users report Gamerscores dropping to zero, MS aware of the issue [Update: potential fixes]

Some Xbox Live users are finding a nasty surprise today: their Gamerscores and Achievement lists sh...

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03.12.12
Achievement policy changing for XBLA titles, raising Gamerscore allotment [update: confirmed]
03.12.12

Achievement policy changing for XBLA titles, raising Gamerscore allotment [update: confirmed]

Microsoft will allegedly raise the Gamerscore and number of Achievements allowed for Xbox Live Arca...

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08.06.11
Top Gamerscore(r) crosses 600,000
08.06.11

Top Gamerscore(r) crosses 600,000

You know, the word hero gets thrown around a lot, and in the process it's lost some of its meani...

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