Review Category : Xbox

EA last month announced that have partnered with Microsoft to deliver EA Access, an all-new monthly (or annual) membership for gamers exclusively on Xbox One. With this subscription which starts at  $4.99 a month, users can access a collection of EA’s biggest games on Xbox One ready for you to download and play. During the service has come out of the beta and it is available for all Xbox One users.  For only $4.99 a month (or $29.99 for a full year), members have the ability to download and play some of our fan favorite Xbox One games in The Vault. Available today we have a superb collection of games ready to download: experience the action of Battlefield 4, get in the game with FIFA 14 and Madden NFL 25, and see why Peggle™ 2 is one of the most beloved puzzle games. The Vault will evolve with games joining the collection over ...

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Microsoft last month posted a short video to promote Xbox One. That ad highlighted that Xbox One is the only place to play the best exclusives and all of the biggest blockbusters of the year. The games include Halo, Call of Duty, Assassins Creed Unity, Sunset Overdrive and more. This video was backed by a voice over with the words from the movie Rocky Balboa. Sylvester Stallone speaks an inspiring dialogue in that movie, you can read more about it here. Microsoft today posted a new video titled Best Multiplayer to highlight the fact that the best multiplayer community lives on Xbox One. This time the voice over is Bob Thornton speech from the movie Friday Night Lights. Here is the actual dialogue from the movie, Well I want you to understand somethin’. To me, being perfect is not about that scoreboard out there. It’s not about winning. It’s about you ...

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Microsoft last week released a teaser trailer for the upcoming Gamescom event where Xbox will be there this year. You can watch the gamescom 2014 Xbox Briefing live at 1pm BST, Tuesday 12th August. You can Watch it at Xbox.com, on your Xbox or with the Windows Phone app. Today, the gave us a quick breakdown of what to expect from this event. Find it below, Gamescom 2014 Xbox Press Briefing Tuesday, August 12 2:00 PM CEST (8:00AM EDT), Twitch.tv/Xbox Next Tuesday, Halo: The Master Chief Collection will appear in the annual press briefing, where 343 will share some new announcements with you. The show will be streamed at Twitch.tv/Xbox so you’ve got no excuses. We’ll see you there. Halo 2: Anniversary Multiplayer Hands-On Halo 2: Anniversary will be playable for the first time on the gamescom show floor. There will be 4v4 multiplayer games on Ascension and a yet-to-be-announced ...

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At E3 , Microsoft revealed the Halo: The Master Chief Collection. This is a remastered compilation of its classic Halo games in a unified UI for Xbox One later this year. This will go on sale for $59.99 on Nov. 11. This collection will include Halo 1, Halo 2 in 1080p, Halo 3 and Halo 4, with 100 multiplayer maps running in high-definition 1080p video at 60 frames per second on dedicated servers. Microsoft today announced that they are working with ESL and Twitch to bring you a 4v4 tournament at Gamescom. Open to all gamescom attendees, the tournament will feature $10,000 USD in prizing, four days of qualification on the gamescom show floor, and culminate with the grand finals on Sunday, August 17. Our friends at Twitch will be broadcasting the finals for all the world to see at Twitch.tv/Halo. To qualify for the finals, swing by the ESL Arena in Hall 9, where ESL will have ...

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Microsoft Xbox and Forza team has partnered with Race Against Cancer. They are going to raise money to battle cancer patients. Find the details below. Today through Aug. 23, Xbox gamers can enter to win a chance to challenge Verizon IndyCar Series drivers Josef Newgarden and Justin Wilson in Forza Motorsport 5 by helping raise $50,000 for Teen Cancer America’s Race Against Cancer campaign, which will go toward Teen & Young Adult Cancer Centers. The lucky winner will also win a copy of Forza Motorsport 5, signed by Josef and Justin, as well as an Xbox One console! Other donators may also win digital copies of Forza Motorsport 5 and the downloadable Car Pass. Read more at Xbox Wire. ...

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Xbox One exclusive game Ryse is coming to PC later this year. The main highlight of the announcement is that Ryse for PC will feature 4K resolution support which will make the already great looking game incredible on Windows PCs. More good news is that it will support all DLCs like Colosseum Pack, the Mars’ Chosen Pack, the Duel of Fates Pack and the Morituri Pack will all be included, along with the Ruins multiplayer map and the Legionnaire’s Trust sword. “We are bringing the Ryse experience to PC, with 4K resolution support,” said Crytek’s Director of Business Carl Jones. “4K gaming is another leap in graphics quality for PC gamers and Ryse is the perfect showcase for what’s now possible in high-end PC games.  We’ve given our team the opportunity to show what CRYENGINE can really achieve, without compromising quality, thanks to the incredible hardware available now to PC gamers.  Ryse ...

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Microsoft today announced that Xbox One users in the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain will be able to experience premium live TV features on Xbox One, such as the ability to access your favorite shows and channels with the sound of your voice* through the OneGuide, with the new Xbox One Digital TV Tuner. The Xbox One Digital TV Tuner will be available beginning late October in the UK for ₤24.99, and France, Italy, Germany and Spain for €29.99. Following are the list of capabilities enabled by the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner: •Watch HD TV on Xbox One: With the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner, you can watch free-to-air DVB-T, DVB-T2 and DVB-C television channels without changing TV inputs. You can receive game invitations and notifications while watching TV and even watch TV while you wait for a multiplayer match to start. •TV Viewing in Snap Mode: You ...

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Microsoft Studios has released the Tentacles: Enter the Mind game in Windows Store for Windows 8/RT devices. Description: Play as the adorable and fantastical creature, Lemmy, and tap or click your way through the layers of Dr. Phluff’s outrageously bizarre mind. Dispatch enemies, collect eyes and secret eggs, gain powers and abilities, and play against your friends. And when you get to the end: survive as long as you can. The Doctor has gone mad from the creatures and only you and Lemmy can save him! Tentacles is back — bigger, weirder and 3D! The good old Dr. Phluff has returned, but his mental health is not what it used to be. The cute ideas he so dearly adores are taking over his mind, but fear not. His subconscious has a plan. You are invited into the mind of the mad professor for an all-you-can-eat eyeball buffet. Explore the many ...

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Microsoft has already reduced the price of Xbox One since its launch. Currently, Microsoft is selling Xbox One for 399 Euros in the UK. Recently, a NeoGAF user spotted that Xbox One listed for a lower price tag of 349.99 Euros on Xbox Spanish site which led many websites to speculate that Microsoft is planning another round of price cuts for Xbox One. Microsoft today confirmed that the listing was a mistake and they have no plans for price cuts in the near future. Microsoft Xbox One is now priced at the same level of Sony PS4 and the only possibility Microsoft could lower the price in the near future is when Sony does it. As you all know, Sony is in a bad financial position and they would not be ready to lose money on selling PS4. So, this puts an end to all Xbox One price cut rumors and reports. ...

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Microsoft is launching Xbox One in India on September 23rd. Today they revealed that Amazon.in will be the exclusive online retailer for Xbox One in India. Just like in other countries where Xbox One was launched already, Microsoft is offering some great deals on early customers who pre-order Xbox One console. Find the offers available below. Xbox One Console with Kinect Day One Edition (Free Games: FIFA 15, Dance Central Spotlight DLC) – Rs. 45,990.00 Xbox One Console (Free Games: FIFA 15) – Rs. 39,990.00 Apart from the above offers, first 1000 customers of Xbox One can avail ₹ 10,000 worth special offers including Amazon gift cards worth ₹ 1500, 2 Blu-ray Movies free and coupon codes worth ₹ 1000 & ₹ 2000 on back packs /hand bags and speakers respectively. Here’s how you get them, 1. Choose the Xbox One console of your choice by clicking the check-box on ...

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  Along with the announcement about this week’s deals in Xbox Store, Microsoft revealed that some of Xbox One’s top titles will be permanently priced at $49.99 in the US and Canada, both at retail and on the Xbox Games Store. These games were originally priced at $59.99. For now, four titles were announced today and all of them are Microsoft’s first party titles. Content Title Content Type New Price Dead Rising 3 Xbox One Game $49.99 Forza Motorsport 5 Xbox One Game $49.99 Kinect Sports Rivals Xbox One Game $49.99 Ryse Xbox One Game $49.99 You can find these titles for even cheaper price at Amazon. Find them here. ...

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Microsoft today announced the deals with Gold in Xbox Store. In addition to the Deals with Gold titles, you can find a large number of Capcom games with up to 50% to 75% off. Find this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store from the list below and these discounts are valid now through 11 August 2014. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount % Angry Birds: Star Wars Xbox One Game 50% Call of Duty Ghosts: Gold Edition* Xbox One Game 33% Call of Duty Ghosts: Digital Hardened Edition* Xbox One Game 30% Xbox 360: Call of Duty Ghosts Games on Demand 50% Terraria Arcade 67% Rock Band 3 Games on Demand 50% The Doors Greatest Hits: Rock Band Edition Add-on 50% Bon Jovi Greatest Hits:  Rock Band Edition Add-on 50% American Idiot Album Add-on 50% Capcom Sale* Asura’s Wrath Games on Demand 75% Bionic Commando Rearmed Arcade 50% D&D Chronicle of Mystara Arcade 66% ...

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STARZ Play app is now available for Xbox One and Xbox 360 users. It works both with the Xbox controller Kinect. If you’re an Xbox One owner, you can rack up some of those media achievement. STARZ Play gives you plenty of opportunities to add more media achievements to your collection. Plus enjoying family movie night is easy by tuning into the STARZ Play Top Hits channel on your Xbox OneGuide. STARZ Play makes it easy – and enjoyable – to binge watch complete seasons of recent STARZ originals including “Power,” “Black Sails” and “Da Vinci’s Demons”. And enjoy today the first episode of the eagerly-anticipated new STARZ Original series, “Outlander” or binge through many as the great programming gets added each and every week. Simply hit “play” and let the episodes roll, one after the other, for hours and hours. And for the multitaskers out there, just snap STARZ Play to ...

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Microsoft today announced the limited-edition bundle includes an Xbox One console and a Madden NFL 15 game download. You can pre-order by 2 PM PT on August 22 and get it the day it’s released. The bundle includes the following, Download code for Madden NFL 15 on Xbox One Standard Xbox One console Standard Xbox One wireless controller Standard Xbox One chat headset Special edition Madden NFL 15 packaging Token for three Madden NFL Ultimate Team Pro Packs Bundle Description: Xbox One brings together the best exclusive games, the most advanced multiplayer, live TV, and your favorite entertainment apps. Play with friends, find new challengers, upload your best game moments, or broadcast your gameplay on Xbox Live. Then switch quickly between apps or do two things at once by snapping a game, TV, a movie, or apps side-by-side. With the NFL on Xbox One, get NFL scores, stats, and highlights, ...

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Last year, Microsoft revealed their limited edition white Xbox One console, Kinect and controller. Those limited edition console was not for public sale and it was limited to Microsoft’s IEB employees. Microsoft was even auctioning one of those console for the good. Today, a French retailer Micromania listed white Xbox One on their website with the launch date in October. Microsoft could be launching this white Xbox One along with the exclusive game Sunset Overdrive. The listing was few hours back. If the listing happens to be true, you can expect Xbox One white to be released on October 28th with the pricing of €399.99. via: OXM ...

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Microsoft today released a teaser trailer for the upcoming Gamescom event where Xbox will be there this year. You can watch the gamescom 2014 Xbox Briefing live at 1pm BST, Tuesday 12th August. You can Watch it at Xbox.com, on your Xbox or with the Windows Phone app. Experience the best of Xbox direct from Gamescom, Cologne, Germany ‐ Europe’s largest gaming event and tradeshow! Get daily highlight videos, watch the Xbox briefing on August 12th and see the latest exclusive trailers, news and announcements from the show. Then stick with us for our After Show where we’ll be taking a closer look at the biggest games and chatting with the developers. Do you expect Microsoft to announce new games for Xbox One at Gamescom? Share you expectations! ...

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