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According to the front page of the Japanese Xbox site, Capcom and Microsoft are going to reveal a "title premiere" for the 360 on January 26. That "title premiere" could, of course, refer to a new game announcement, or it could refer to the release of new details about a known title, like the yet-to...

January 22nd 2010 at 11:58am 0 Comments
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If you enjoyed the Cowboy Bebop-meets-Master Chief action presented in the first episode of Halo Legends (seriously, that main character looked just like Spike Spiegel!), then you may want to check out the second episode of the Spartan-themed anime premiering today on Halo Waypoint. For 24 hours st...

November 21st 2009 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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Though Microsoft has been a bit cagey with a solid release date for the upcoming Facebok/Twitter/Last.Fm update for Xbox Live, eagle-eyed UK readers have spotted the phrase "Service launches 17th November 2009" on the UK Xbox website (seen above).When we recently got to give the services a spin at...

October 10th 2009 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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We'll admit it -- we spend a lot of time on Xbox Live. Between the weekly teabag quota we're tied to and practicing heavy breathing into microphones, we're required to jump on the service rather often and let all those anonymous folks out there know the truth. Lucky for us, CheapAssGamer podcast ho...

August 11th 2009 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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If using a credit card online rubs you the wrong way -- or your extreme laziness prevents you from leaving your home to purchase a points card -- PayPal can now be used to buy Microsoft Points on Xbox.com. There are a few caveats to the new option, however: The new payment method is only available...

August 7th 2009 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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For all you negative Nancys out there who just couldn't believe it when we told you that Halo Wars itself had revealed some upcoming maps, here's some more proof for you. New achievements have popped up on the Xbox.com Halo Wars page in the UK, and they reveal -- wait for it -- new maps. The names...

July 6th 2009 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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It appears as though Microsoft's plans for an August launch of its Games on Demand service is popping up a bit early. Why just this morning, we spotted a listing for the already confirmed Mass Effect (sporting its snazzy new Platinum Hits packaging) in our Xbox.com Marketplace RSS feed. Unsurprisin...

June 20th 2009 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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After running into some significant (and now fixed) issues on Xbox Live Marketplace, it looks like there are still more kinks to be worked out of Xbox.com since the Xbox Live maintenance earlier this week. Tipster soulpopped reports that secret Achievements are showing up on gamercards, regardless...

June 19th 2009 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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It appears the "Games on Demand" section has replaced "Xbox Originals" on Xbox.com marketplace. We're not exactly sure if this is a rebranding of Xbox Originals, but the title of the section would imply that all downloadable games -- which will include Xbox 360 titles in August -- will reside in th...

June 18th 2009 at 10:55am 0 Comments
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If you've logged on to the My Xbox section of Xbox.com today, you probably noticed that it's received a little face-lift since yesterday's maintenance. There aren't any major new features -- and none were promised -- but the layout has changed to gel a little bit more with the look of the NXE. As y...

June 17th 2009 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Though we've known about Lego Rock Band -- more or less, that is -- since early this year, an Xbox.com listing for the game has revealed a few more tidbits to satiate our non-stop hunger for more info on the title. For starters, the game's progression has been revealed as incorporating the Lego the...

April 22nd 2009 at 6:33pm 0 Comments
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According to Major Nelson's Twitter account -- with an official post on the way -- Xbox.com is currently experiencing some billing issues. Apparently, some users may have trouble buying MS Points, using Points, redeeming tokens or managing accounts. As of this writing, we weren't even able to sign...

March 19th 2009 at 4:17pm 0 Comments