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Following the lift of China's ban on gaming consoles in January, Microsoft poised itself to introduce the nation to the Xbox One on September 23. China should have said "No take backs!" however, as that specific launch date has now given way to a general "by the end of this year" launch window, acc...

September 20th 2014 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Dead Rising 3 ups the zombie count considerably. Like, two to three times the amount of its predecessors. I'm talking tons of shambling, terrifying corpses walking the streets. If you are wise, you should be afraid – and you should be prepared. They don't call the city Los Perdidos ("the lost...

November 27th 2013 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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The Xbox One costs Microsoft $471 to build, according to a hardware teardown and analysis by research firm IHS. IHS also cracked open the PlayStation 4 to find that Sony spends $381 building its latest home console. The bill of materials for the Xbox One amounts to $457, with the assembly and manuf...

November 26th 2013 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Users on eBay have sold 12,000 Xbox One consoles since November 1, with 7,000 of those sales during launch weekend, November 22 - 24. There are currently 8,000 Xbox One listings on eBay, the site says. Generally these consoles sell for more than the retail price of $500 because that's how this resa...

November 26th 2013 at 1:15pm 0 Comments
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Read all of our Xbox One news and reviews right here! Crimson Dragon is not a Panzer Dragoon game, so maybe it's not fair to judge it as one. Then again, it was directed by Yukio Futatsugi, director of the Panzer Dragoon series, and its development team included many Panzer Dragoon veterans, and t...

November 25th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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With the release of the Xbox One, Microsoft joins the new generation of gaming consoles alongside Sony and Nintendo. Though the Xbox 360 still has at least three years of life left in it, the Xbox One moves into the spotlight as Microsoft's chief gaming console. Partly to pay homage to this past...

November 23rd 2013 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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The Xbox One, which launched in 13 different markets last night at midnight, has already been snatched up by over one million people in its first 24 hours of availability. That's $500 million. The Microsoft Sales Trumpet announced the news in a press release past the break, which confirms these ar...

November 22nd 2013 at 8:02pm 0 Comments
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Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes will have exclusive content on both Xbox and PlayStation platforms, after Microsoft revealed Snake to be no more than a wanton two-timer. Just last week, Sony spilled that the licentious operative will feature in PlayStation-exclusive content, namely a Solid Snake...

November 22nd 2013 at 3:15pm 0 Comments
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Microsoft is "working unbelievably hard" to keep up with Xbox One hardware demand in the face of pre-order sell-outs in the UK, corporate vice president Phil Harrison told GamesIndustry International during an interview at last night's launch event at Leicester Square in London. "Because of the pr...

November 22nd 2013 at 2:15pm 0 Comments
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Following reports of crashes in the Xbox One incarnation of FIFA 14, EA has revealed plans to issue a day-one patch for the game which should solve two of its biggest issues. Currently, if you plug two controllers into the Xbox One, then attempt to browse the console's bootflow from controller two...

November 22nd 2013 at 1:45pm 0 Comments
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We'll be rolling out Xbox One review coverage all the way through launch on November 22. Read all of our news and reviews right here! Some of the close-to-final functionality of the Xbox One was only made available this week, so this review is a living document for our thoughts on the platform....

November 22nd 2013 at 12:15pm 0 Comments