E3 2016 Microsoft Press Conference Discussion


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MikeChipshop
1 minute ago, Andrew said:

ah, my bad. It'll probably stay PC and X1 for the generation.

Ah but they've stated with other game if it's an exclusive to MS, not with DR4 though

 

EDIT: AB beat me to it

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vcfan
5 minutes ago, Audioboxer said:

This means Scorpio is going to get a nod at least.

list says 201X. what if its 2016?

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Andrew
1 minute ago, Audioboxer said:

They didn't say "exclusive to Xbox and Windows 10" just "coming to Xbox and Windows 10".

I'm not 100% but that probably distingushes the Windows 10 Store. But DR3 came to Steam, and is playable on Win7 etc.

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MikeChipshop
Just now, vcfan said:

list says 201X. what if its 2016?

They surely wouldn;t have bothered with an XBox One S

Just now, Andrew said:

I'm not 100% but that probably distingushes the Windows 10 Store. But DR3 came to Steam, and is playable on Win7 etc.

You may be right there.

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+Audioboxer
1 minute ago, vcfan said:

list says 201X. what if its 2016?

Doubt they'd nerf the Xbox S chances like that. We'll see!

 

Also doubt the 6 TFLOPS deal would be ready this year.

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MikeChipshop

Scorpio time

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Someone is getting fired for leaking all of that list.

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dipsylalapo

here we go. Now or never.

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MikeChipshop

it'll be an xbox os for PC

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dipsylalapo

They're just going to show a PC ;)

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Leakers got it all right, there's your Scorpio at the end of next year :p

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MikeChipshop

I was wrong

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George P

Nope, didn't show you what it looks like.

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Just now, George P said:

Nope, didn't show you what it looks like.

Because it won't even be built yet. Hardware is in preliminary stages.

 

If they could show you what it was like it wouldn't be 1.5 years away.

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MikeChipshop
Just now, George P said:

Nope, didn't show you what it looks like.

That was never going to happen though.

 

Looks like we're all right though, the future of consoles is incremental hardware updates without sacrificing backwards compatibility.

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Andrew

Should I repin the Resolution-gate topic, guys? ;)

 

OP updated

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dipsylalapo

Your move Sony...I wonder if Neo will still be pushing out around the same time. 

 

either way....anyone wanna buy an Xbox? :p

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wakjak

Looks like Xbox One S is the sequel to Xbone. From the sounds of "No one left behind, all games will be compatible"... AS THEY BLOODY WELL SHOULD BE..

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MikeChipshop

Better start saving...

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Decent conference, but damn that leak list hurt it.

 

Scorpio announcement while good to clear up rumours is very early and hard to get all that excited about. It's a while off. IMO no point in buying an Xbox S, original One owners should just hold off till next years E3 and hope for full specs and prices of Scorpio.

 

Seems like a tactical announcement to try and dampen the Neo release this year (as specs will be lower).

 

Crackdown being MIA was strange.

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George P
Just now, MikeChipshop said:

Better start saving...

There's enough time, and they only said 2017, not holiday 2017, it could be next Spring, or in the summer, like July.    At least they're going to give developers time to play with it.

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MikeChipshop
Just now, Audioboxer said:

Decent conference, but damn that leak list hurt it.

 

Scorpio announcement while good to clear up rumours is very early and hard to get all that excited about. It's a while off. IMO no point in buying an Xbox S, original One owners should just hold off till next years E3 and hope for full specs and prices.

 

Crackdown being MIA was strange.

That's my plan really. All depends on the details and release but i'd hate to grab an XB1S (lol) now just to have to replace it in a couple of years.

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Andrew
Just now, Audioboxer said:

Decent conference, but damn that leak list hurt it.

 

Scorpio announcement while good to clear up rumours is very early and hard to get all that excited about. It's a while off. IMO no point in buying an Xbox S, original One owners should just hold off till next years E3 and hope for full specs and prices.

 

Crackdown being MIA was strange.

Yeah not sure why anyone would buy the S unless they discontinued the original.

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MikeChipshop
3 minutes ago, George P said:

There's enough time, and they only said 2017, not holiday 2017, it could be next Spring, or in the summer, like July.    At least they're going to give developers time to play with it.

You say there's enough time, but whisky doesn't come free you know :p

Also need to save up for a 4k UHD TV

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