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  1. creaky

    Microsoft debuts four new Xbox One S bundles

    In a month's time, Microsoft will debut its latest console with the Xbox One X. Although it might be the "most powerful" unit currently being offered by the firm, not everyone requires such power, and it appears that Microsoft realizes this. Those that want to still experience high-quality...
  2. creaky

    Microsoft claims Xbox One X is the fastest selling Xbox ever

    Today Microsoft has announced that more people have pre-ordered the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition in five days than any Xbox console ever. According to Microsoft, the Project Scorpio edition saw record-setting, sell-out times and consequently is now out of stock in many countries worldwide...
  3. creaky

    Microsoft: Cross-platform play is here to stay

    At its E3 2017 conference, Microsoft announced that it is bringing cross-platform play to Minecraft, allowing PC, Xbox, Switch, and mobile users to play together. It also announced similar capabilities for Rocket League earlier. The company's move has been praised by a majority of gamers, while...
  4. creaky

    Microsoft Announces Gamescom 2017 Plans

    Microsoft has announced its gamescom 2017 plans which includes the first European hands-on opportunity with Xbox One X, along with a live show with news on the console. Those attending gamescom 2017 in August will be able to get their hands on Xbox One X along with 27 playable games. These...
  5. creaky

    Microsoft announces a number of features coming to Xbox Insiders this month

    Back in November, Microsoft renamed the Xbox One Preview Program to the Xbox Insider Program, and in January, the company opened up system update previews to everyone, creating four separate rings. But the Insider Program isn't just a showcase for new features; it's a way for fans of the...
  6. creaky

    Project Scorpio shows up in the Microsoft Store, but you can't buy it yet

    At E3 last year, Microsoft announced Project Scorpio, which it says is the most powerful console ever, capable of supporting true 4K gaming. Little is still known about the device, and we'll likely hear more about it at this year's event. But today, Project Scorpio has shown up on the Microsoft...
  7. creaky

    Microsoft Is Removing Xbox One Snap Mode

    As suspected, the newest Xbox One update removes the console's multitasking feature, Snap. This was discovered on Monday when the update started to roll out and has now been confirmed by Xbox engineering lead Mike Ybarra. Writing on Twitter, Ybarra explained that Snap was removed in an effort...
  8. creaky

    Microsoft introduces two more color options for the Xbox Wireless Controller

    A week after celebrating Xbox achievements in 2016, Microsoft today introduced two more color options for its Xbox Wireless Controller. According to the press release, both controllers feature the latest technologies available for the Xbox Wireless Controller range, which include textured grip...
  9. creaky

    Microsoft releases another Xbox One Preview build - here's what's new

    Here's the full changelog: • Store • Resolved an issue which could sometimes prevent the Store from launching. • Certain elements of the Store have been streamlined for an improved user experience. • Miscellaneous bug fixes. • Users with consoles set to the Singapore region (zh-sg or en-sg)...
  10. creaky

    Microsoft releases another Xbox One Preview build - here's what's new

    Microsoft today released yet another build for members of the Xbox One Preview Program, which includes mainly fixes. Here's the full changelog: • Store • Resolved an issue which could sometimes prevent the Store from launching. • Certain elements of the Store have been streamlined for an...
  11. creaky

    Microsoft Xbox One is the best-selling console in the US for third month in a row

    For the third month in a row Microsoft have achieved victory in sales over the PlayStation 4, with the Xbox coming up as the best-selling console in the US once again. This follows substantial price cuts on Microsoft’s part, and the launch of the slimmer Xbox One S. It wasn’t that long ago that...
  12. creaky

    Microsoft releases a new Xbox One Preview build - here's what's new

    Last night, Microsoft released a new Xbox One Preview build, bringing the build string to rs1_xbox_rel_1610.161007-1900. It's been over a month since the company started delivering previews for the second part of the Anniversary Update, adding features like Clubs and Looking for Group. Earlier...
  13. creaky

    Microsoft adds five games to Xbox One Backward Compatibility

    Today, Microsoft added five more titles to the list of Xbox 360 games that are backward compatible with the Xbox One. Well, it's more like four and a half, as Of Orcs and Men is only available in select regions, and the US and UK don't seem to be among them. The company added three games on...
  14. creaky

    Microsoft rolls out new Xbox One system update, Windows 10 build 14393.1040

    Last month, before it had even begun the rollout for PCs, Microsoft released the Windows 10 Anniversary Update for the Xbox One - although, confusingly, in addition to referring to it in various places as the Anniversary Update for the console, it also called it the 'August Update' and the...
  15. creaky

    Microsoft Announces 500GB/1TB Xbox One S Bundles

    Microsoft has announced a new Xbox One S 500GB FIFA 17 Bundle and an Xbox One S 1TB FIFA 17 Bundle. Pre-ordering either the Xbox One S FIFA 17 500GB or 1TB Bundle will get you three Loan Legends, one month of EA Access and of course you'll also get the brand new console and a digital copy of...
  16. creaky

    Microsoft adds two more games to Xbox One Backward Compatibility

    Microsoft today added two more titles to the list of Xbox 360 games that are backward compatible with the Xbox One. Last week, the company added a total of 11 games to the list. A week ago, three games were added, but later in the week, the firm announced another eight. Because of this, it...
  17. agamer

    Xbox Fitness To be Discontinued By Microsoft

    If you love video games and you love working out, Xbox Fitness service is a great tool to combine the best of both worlds. If you didn’t love working out, Xbox Fitness helped you achieve that without having to leave the house. Unfortunately, now Xbox One owners have to find another way to get...
  18. creaky

    Microsoft says development of TV DVR feature for Xbox One has now been 'put on hold'

    Last August, Microsoft announced that it was bringing digital video recording (DVR) functionality to the Xbox One, to allow owners of the console to record over-the-air TV broadcasts, and then watch those recordings on other Windows 10 devices. Microsoft said that the feature would be offered...
  19. creaky

    Microsoft and Loot Crate announce the Halo Legendary Crate

    343 Industries and Loot Crate have teamed up to bring you the Halo Legendary Crate, offering you a bimonthly supply of Halo goodness. They promise that it's the ultimate experience for Halo fans and collectors. The Crate will offer "exclusive figures, apparel, collectibles, in-game items, and...
  20. creaky

    Microsoft UK offers 1TB Xbox One with £70 off

    Microsoft is reportedly preparing to add two new entertainment-focused devices to its Xbox range in the coming weeks, and there have been rumors too of an upgraded version of the Xbox One on the way. In the meantime, Microsoft is continuing to make its current Xbox One more appealing to buyers...
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