Posts Tagged Microsoft


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?

By John Robertson | 24 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Jul 2012 | 1

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.

By John Robertson | 23 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Save-corrupting Fez patch is too expensive to fix

You might remember a patch for Xbox Live Arcade title Fez from a while back which had the unfortunate side-effect of corrupting a few people’s saved game files and had to be pulled.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Jul 2012 | 1

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.

By John Robertson | 17 Jul 2012 | 3

This special Halo 4 console bundle is quite pricey

Big fan of Master Chief? Need a new 320gb Xbox 360 console in your life?

By Peter Parrish | 13 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 14 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

iOS app update let you control your Xbox 360 with your iPhone/iPad

The My Xbox Live app for iOS devices has been updated to allow you to connect to your Xbox 360.

By John Robertson | 14 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Microsoft say that they are not neglecting gamers, but are they?

In the wake of Microsoft’s E3 2012 press conference, the general consensus is that the games are taking a back-seat to the platform holder’s plan to turn the Xbox 360 into a catch-all entertainment and social media device.

By John Robertson | 13 Jun 2012 | 21

E3 2012: Gears of War: Judgment [Preview]

Epic Games want to release a new Gears of War game before the next generation of consoles hit.

By John Robertson | 7 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #83 – E3 Show

This week, the team reflects on the great and not-so-great reveals of the big E3 press events.

By Paul Younger | 6 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Bleszinski: A replayable game is a better game

Speaking in regards to Gears of War: Judgment at E3 today, Epic Games’ Cliff Bleszinski has spoken of his belief that games that can be played multi games are “better”.

By John Robertson | 6 Jun 2012 | 1

Play as a medic, scout and engineer in Gears of War: Judgment

It was revealed at E3 today that Gears of War: Judgment’s multiplayer setup will include ‘Over Run’ mode, dubbed as a mash-up between Gears of War 3’s Horde and Beast modes.

By John Robertson | 6 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

E3 2012: Halo 4 [Preview]

The Halo 4 E3 demo begins with all the pomp and masculinity we’ve come to expect from Microsoft’s crown jewel of a space marine series.

By John Robertson | 6 Jun 2012 | 2

Microsoft: Halo 4 will revolutionise storytelling and multiplayer

According to Microsoft and 343 Industries, Halo 4 will “redefine and revolutionise the way people think about storytelling and multiplayer gameplay.”
Well… I hope they’re right.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | 1

Gears of War: Judgment: A prequel to the first game

In the wake of Microsoft’s E3 press conference, a few new details have come to light regarding the next game in the Gears of War series.

By John Robertson | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

Microsoft E3 2012 Press Conference round-up

Microsoft’s E3 2012 press conference is over, and we’ve rounded up all the news for you in one tidy list.

By John Robertson | 4 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

XBLA’s Summer of Arcade line-up announced

Microsoft has announced the Summer of Arcade line-up, although prices and release dates have not been announced.

By John Robertson | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

360 getting timed-exclusive DLC for Resident Evil 6

Resident Evil 6‘s downloadable content will be coming to the Xbox 360 first.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Dance Central 3 confirmed, Usher-ing in a new dawn

In a particularly tacky moment from today’s Microsoft E3 2012 press conference, it was confirmed that Dance Central 3 is coming to the Xbox 360.

By John Robertson | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

Internet Explorer coming to Xbox dashboard

Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer will be coming to the Xbox Live dashboard.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

Xbox SmartGlass connect 360 with tablets and Windows Phone

Microsoft revealed Xbox SmartGlass at their E3 press conference today.
According to Microsoft, the idea of SmartGlass is to make your movies, music and games “more engaging and more interactive,” by connecting the 360 console with tablets and your phone.

By John Robertson | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

Nike+ Kinect Training jumping onto 360

Kinect is the FUTURE OF FITNESS, according to Nike’s Stefan Olander, who took to the stage at Microsoft’s E3 conference to discuss Nike+ Kinect Training.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

Splinter Cell: Blacklist revealed

Ubisoft Toronto has shown off the latest entry in the Splinter Cell series at Microsoft’s E3 press conference (see new screens below).

By Tim McDonald | 4 Jun 2012 | 10

Halo 4’s alien jungle demoed at Microsoft E3 conference

Microsoft’s E3 press event has kicked off with some gameplay from the much-anticipated Halo 4.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Jun 2012 | 3

IncGamers Podcast #82

If, as The Shamen sang, “E’s are good” then surely three of them must be even better?

By Paul Younger | 31 May 2012 | Comments Off