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Orcs Must Die! coming this summer, published by Microsoft

Robot Entertainment have announced that their castle-defence/orc slaughter sim Orcs Must Die!

By Paul Younger | 18 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Microsoft back GAMEfest

Earlier this year, retailer GAME announced they would be launching their own gaming event called GAMEfest and today they revealed their first major sponsor.

By Paul Younger | 12 May 2011 | Comments Off

Microsoft’s entertainment division grows 60%

Quarterly financial results ending 31 March shows massive upswing in sales revenue.

By Paul Younger | 3 May 2011 | Comments Off

Darwinia creators unlikely to work with Microsoft again

Defcon, Darwinia and Multiwinia devs, Introversion, say that it will probably not work with Microsoft again via XBLA.

By Paul Younger | 4 Mar 2011 | Comments Off

Team Meat Has Beef With Microsoft

Team Meat, the duo behind Super Meat Boy, had a few choice words about Microsoft’s marketing and promotional support for their title at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.

By Paul Younger | 1 Mar 2011 | Comments Off

Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer Teases Kinect For PC

Speaking to the BBC at the Consumer Electronics Show, Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer has strongly hinted at future support for Kinect on the PC.

By Paul Younger | 7 Jan 2011 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft on Microsoft’s Kinect

Since the Kinect was opened up by boffins to work with PC titles, and we know that Microsoft is looking to get the Kinect onto the PC, it’s always interesting to see what is being done with the hardware.

By Paul Younger | 28 Dec 2010 | Comments Off

Microsoft To Relaunch PC Gaming With Windows 8

Microsoft is to use Windows 8 to ‘relaunch itself at the forefront of PC gaming,’ claims a new report.

By Paul Younger | 23 Dec 2010 | Comments Off

Microsoft To Unveil iPad Rivals

Microsoft is planning to announce a number of devices from third-party manufacturers that will rival the Apple iPad next month.

By Paul Younger | 14 Dec 2010 | Comments Off

Microsoft Bans Black Ops Swastika Due To ‘Respect’

Microsoft, who have announced they will ban any online COD: Black Ops user who uses a Nazi Swastika to personalise their badge, has given reasons why it came to the decision.

By Paul Younger | 22 Nov 2010 | Comments Off

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By Paul Younger | 22 Oct 2010 | Comments Off

Microsoft Closing Massive Inc

There was a real buzz about in-game advertising a few years ago and Massive Inc were at the forefront of bringing ads to gamers inside their favourites games.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2010 | Comments Off

Rumour: Microsoft targeting Second Life

Following a number of tips from various Twitter accounts, reports are beginning to surface stating that Microsoft made an offer for Second Life developer Linden Labs.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2010 | Comments Off

By Paul Younger | 21 Sep 2010 | Comments Off

Microsoft Reveals Flight

Microsoft has today revealed the secret of flight, a concept that has eluded our finest scientists throughout the 19th century.

By Paul Younger | 17 Aug 2010 | Comments Off

By Paul Younger | 17 Aug 2010 | Comments Off

"Microsoft Killed A Killer Project" – Sood On Cross-Platform Gaming

Rahul Sood, founder of Voodoo PC and CTO of the gaming division at HP, has said Microsoft were responsible for killing cross-platform gaming.

By Paul Younger | 22 Jul 2010 | Comments Off