Posts Tagged Microsoft
Xbox Live Arcade games coming to Windows 8 platforms
The first set of Xbox Live Arcade games that will be available on Windows 8 platforms has been revealed by Microsoft.
Atari launching ‘Atari Arcade’, classic games available in your browser
Atari has struck up a partnership with Microsoft to launch the Atari Arcade on the Internet Explorer web browser.
BBC radio on demand added to Xbox Live iPlayer app
The BBC iPlayer add on Xbox Live has been updated and now gives you on demand access to a number of BBC radio stations.
Play Halo 4 before it’s released at MLG Fall Championship
Major League Gaming has announced that Halo 4 will be part of the MLG Fall Championship in Dallas, Texas.
Convincing the hardcore players that they’re the minority is not easy [F1 2012]
Hardcore players. The truly hardcore, not the ‘hardcore’ that are ‘hardcore’ because they play Gears of War and Street Fighter instead of Angry Birds and The Sims.
Free-to-play MMO coming to XBLA this autumn
Microsoft will publish Happy Wars, a free-to-play massively-multiplayer fighter, on Xbox Live Arcade this autumn.
Halo 4 Achievements revealed
I’ll say it now. The list below does contain some minor spoilers, so avert your eyes if you’re one of those people looking forward to enjoying Halo 4′s story.
Kinect gets cheaper in the US, no plans for EU price cut
As if the exchange rate wasn’t punishing enough already, the gap between the price of Microsoft’s Kinect motion-sensor controller in the United States and Europe is about to get even wider.
Halo 4′s ‘Prelude’ trailer goes fully instrumental [Video]
Microsoft has made an interesting stylistic choice with this latest Halo 4 video, ostensibly about the ‘making of’ the game.
New London studio to be opened by Microsoft
Microsoft may just have finished dispensing with the services of a number of employees in Vancouver, but the company will at least be hiring more people elsewhere as it expands its game studio roster in the United Kingdom.
Development ceases on Microsoft Flight
Sad news if you’re one of the people who enjoyed Microsoft’s return to flight sims (albeit in a more accessible fashion), because development of Microsoft Flight will no longer continue.
Lionhead explains why Project Milo was scrapped and Fable: The Journey was started
Remember Lionhead’s Project Milo? The Kinect project which showed the user interacting with a little boy on screen that was demonstrated during the 2009 Microsoft E3 press conference?
Wreckateer [Review] – Capitalism no?
I hate it when I can sum up a game in four words, because it gives me the opportunity to be astonishingly, breathtakingly lazy, and – as someone so lazy I prefer a lie-in to last not a few hours, but until the following day – that’s an opportunity I’m usually all too happy to take.
Dance Central 3 release date confirmed, 11 new tracks revealed
Microsoft has confirmed that Dance Central 3 will be released on 16 October in North and Latin America, a 19 October launch will follow in Europe, Asia and Australia.
Fable: The Journey is biggest Fable ever, first playthrough will take 30 hours
Lionhead are working hard to laid rest to the idea that Fable: The Journey is a casual, throwaway Kinect title.
This special Halo 4 console bundle is quite pricey
Big fan of Master Chief? Need a new 320gb Xbox 360 console in your life?
Microsoft not attending GamesCom or Tokyo Game Show
Microsoft has confirmed that it will be not make the trip to GamesCom or the Tokyo Game Show this year.