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Sony announced earlier today that it is increasing the price of PlayStation 5 across pretty much all regions except the U.S. Microsoft says it has no plans to hike Xbox prices at this time at all.
Microsoft has a new update for Xbox testers participating in the Alpha-Skip Ahead Ring of the Xbox Insider program. The latest release offers settings and dashboard performance improvements.
Microsoft is working on improvements for the cold boot start time in Xbox Series X|S consoles. The boot up animation has been reduced by five seconds, resulting in a 25% faster cold boot overall.
After analyzing the search results of every state in the U.S. from the past year, new research shows us which console is the most popular. Can you guess which one is your state's favorite?
The latest update for Xbox One and Xbox Series consoles adds the option to reveal secret achievements in games. It also improves the speed and reliability of detecting available updates.
Microsoft has released another update for the Xbox One and Series X|S that brings stability and performance improvements. It's the second update that the company has released this month.
The Xbox May 2022 update is now available for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S consoles. It includes QoS tagging which should reduce latency in multiplayer games, party chat, and streaming.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has revealed that over 10 million people have now streamed games through Xbox Cloud Gaming. However, there is little context over what contributes to this figure.
Gamers Nexus, a prolific tech YouTuber, recently purchased an Xbox Developer Kit. As it turned out, the XDK comes with a whopping 40GB of GDDR6 RAM. Please, spare your Chrome jokes for another post.
Recently, known insider Brad Sams said that Microsoft was working on a new, smaller and more efficient Xbox Series X chip. It's unclear if this will accompany an external revision of the console.
Microsoft is offering ‘certified' refurbished Xbox Series X consoles to interested buyers, and shipping is free. The company, however, insists on customers buying a digital game and a controller.
Tango Gameworks recently launched Ghostwire: Tokyo on PC and PlayStation 5, but it's already looking at a new project. According to the studio's founder Shinji Mikami, it'll be the opposite of horror.
Dying Light, the first-person zombie action game, has finally received a next-generation upgrade for Xbox Series X|S. The game increases the resolution and frame rate, while offering many modes.
Today, Gearbox Software announced that Godfall, the PlayStation console exclusive, was coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S on April 7, 2022. It features all previous content at a discounted price.
Microsoft has outlined a series of steps it is implementing to make Xbox products 100% recyclable by 2030. This includes the use of Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) resins in the manufacturing process.
This week, a number of games like Halo Infinite and Monster Hunter World are available for less through Deals with Gold. There's also an Open World Sale going on that discounts even more games.
Shadow Warrior 3 is a first-person shooter that focuses on Lo Wang and his quest to stop a dragon he unleashed at the end of Shadow Warrior 2. How does it run on Xbox Series X? Read on to find out.
It seems like Microsoft is going to release a white Xbox Elite Wireless Controller - Series 2 soon. An image is making the rounds that shows a retailer receiving a two-tone controller.
STALKER 2 is being developed by Ukrainian studio GSC Game World. However, due to the Russian war, the title is being placed on the sidelines to focus on protecting the team on the ground.
Today, Capcom announced that Resident Evil 2, Resident Evil 3, and Resident Evil 7: Biohazard will receive PS5 and Xbox Series X upgrades. Best of all, they'll be free to existing owners of the games.
Microsoft Flight Simulator can now be streamed via Xbox Cloud Gaming and will be available on Xbox One and other supported devices. Accessing it via Xbox Cloud Gaming brings a number of benefits too.
This week, a number of popular franchises are on sale from Capcom, Ubisoft, and Warner Bros. You can pick up games from the Batman and Devil May Cry franchises for substantially less.
Dying Light 2 launched a few weeks ago and has already crossed 3 million players. However, how does it run on Xbox Series X? Are the game-breaking bugs fixed by now? Read on to find out.
Today, CD Projekt RED released the long-awaited PS5 and Xbox Series X upgrades for Cyberpunk 2077. The title now runs at 4K resolution through dynamic scaling, but also features a ray-traced mode.
Microsoft just revealed this week's Deals with Gold and many popular franchises from Take-Two Interactive — like Mafia and Red Dead — are on sale. You can pick them up for up to 75% less.
Today, Alpha Xbox Insiders received the ability to pin two games to Quick Resume on Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. If you want to pin a third one, you'll have to unpin an existing title.
According to a comparison by unboxing channel Open Surprise, the Xbox Series X loads Dying Light 2 faster than the PS5. Depending on the action, the results are 1-5 seconds faster on Xbox Series X.
This week, Microsoft and select publishers, particularly Ubisoft, have discounted a number of popular franchises like Assassin's Creed and Far Cry. You can pick them up for up to 75% less.
Ziggurat 2 just went up for pre-order on the Microsoft Store. It's coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S on February 10, 2022. The title is a roguelite experience, so expect plenty of death.
Today, a new report from Windows Central said that Certain Affinity, a support studio that's worked on previous Halo games, was working on a new mode for Halo Infinite. It's supposed to be accessible.
Today, VentureBeat's Jeff Grubb — who's known for his leaks — said that Microsoft is working with Certain Affinity on a 'Monster Hunter clone' that's probably going to launch sometime in 2024.
Today, 343 Industries announced that Halo Infinite has crossed 20 million players since December 2021. According to the developer, this is the biggest launch for a Halo game in franchise history.
Today, Techland, the team behind the upcoming first-person zombie action game, Dying Light 2: Stay Human, revealed its post-launch roadmap that promises a slew of new content for years.
This week, aside from the regularly-updated Deals with Gold, Xbox is holding a massive Lunar New Year Sale that heavily discounts a number of franchises like Assassin's Creed and Star Wars.
A new report by The NPD Group revealed that Halo Infinite was Xbox's best-selling game of December 2021. However, it also managed to become the No. 2 title overall when you look at all platforms.
During the Taipei Game Show 2022, Elden Ring producer Yasuhiro Kitao said that the game's main quest can be completed in 30 hours, but there will be plenty of other missions to keep you busy.
After many months, Ubisoft has revealed that the September 2021 patch for Watch Dogs: Legion was its last. The game won't receive any new updates, but there are still serious problems on console.
Today, FromSoftware revealed that its long-awaited open-world game, Elden Ring, has gone gold and it's all set for its release in late February 2022. The announcement was coupled with new footage.
This week, a number of games and add-ons are on sale through Deals with Gold. Aside from the Countdown Add-on Sale, there's a Back Compat Sale going on that discounts titles like Red Dead Revolver.