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Head2Head: The Next Generation (Xbox One vs PlayStation 4)

Head2Head: The Next Generation (Xbox One vs PlayStation 4)

The biggest news at E3, hands down, was the next generation of consoles. It was hard to escape the hubub to find anyone talking about anything other than the PS4 and the Xbox One. But it’s understandable; we only really get new tech like this one a decade. Jump inside to see the outcome…

Xbox One – Release Date Confirmed

Xbox One – Release Date Confirmed

Amazon has sent a conformation email to the people who pre-order the Xbox One through them confirming the new release date, jump inside to see what the email stated.

Head2Head: Xbox One vs PlayStation 4 Size Comparison

Head2Head: Xbox One vs PlayStation 4 Size Comparison

We wanted to know how the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are going to stack up against one another,with respect to size, once these two systems hit store shelves this fall. So we went ahead and probed the Internet to locate as many images that we could find, to give us a better representation of the size differences between the two consoles.

Halo 4 debut campaign gameplay video

Halo 4 debut campaign gameplay video

Have a look at the first ever official campaign video from Microsoft and 343′s Halo 4. In the demostration “Master Chief faces new enemies and deadly technology as he races to save the shipwrecked UNSC Infinity.” The game is due out November 6th, 2012 exclusively on the Xbox 360.

The new Gears game is Gears of War Judgment

The new Gears game is Gears of War Judgment

Game Informer has revealed a few more details on that new Gears of War game announced just a couple of days ago. Mainly the title, and just who is in shackles on the teaser cover(s).

PS4 & Xbox 720 to include optical disc drives, report claims

PS4 & Xbox 720 to include optical disc drives, report claims

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that sources close to Sony say the company did consider making the PlayStation 4 a download-only console, but ultimately decided against it due to Internet connections being “too inconsistent around the world”.

New Gears of War confirmed, full reveal coming at E3

New Gears of War confirmed, full reveal coming at E3

Game Informer has confirmed a new Gears of War title is in the works. The game will be the cover story of the magazine’s July issue. A full reveal will be coming during Microsoft’s E3 press conference on Monday…

Former Xbox executive says PS3 mistakes helped the Xbox 360 succeed

Former Xbox executive says PS3 mistakes helped the Xbox 360 succeed

At a Northwest Entrepreneur Network event in Seattle, former president of Microsoft’s Entertainment & Devices Division, Robbie Bach, spoke about the success of the Xbox business, and how Microsoft capitalized on mistakes made by competitor Sony with the PlayStation 3.

Rumor: Internet Explorer is coming to Xbox 360 with Kinect support

Rumor: Internet Explorer is coming to Xbox 360 with Kinect support

Since its release in 2005, one feature has always been missing from the Xbox 360 — an Internet Browser. And seeing how Microsoft owns their own with Internet Explorer, the absence one such browser is a little odd. According to a recent report that’s about to change.

Microsoft Projector Headsets coming soon?

Microsoft Projector Headsets coming soon?

If some recently discovered patents by Microsoft are what the company has in store for us, we’ll all be wearing helmets while gaming in the future…

Microsoft looking to “revolutionize audio for the next generation of Xbox”

Microsoft looking to “revolutionize audio for the next generation of Xbox”

New Microsoft job listings look to confirm the company is hiring for the next Xbox console, and looking revolutionize audio on the machine as well as create and deliver new “AAAA” experiences…

Former Sony executive Phil Harrison joins Microsoft

Former Sony executive Phil Harrison joins Microsoft

Last week, the team over at Microsoft lost one their most creative minds when Peter Molyneux announced he would be leaving the company to head new studio 22 Cans. Today, Microsoft revealed his replacement — former Sony executive and investment guru Phil Harrison.

Microsoft on platform exclusives: ‘nothing is bigger than Halo’

Microsoft on platform exclusives: ‘nothing is bigger than Halo’

In a recent interview, Microsoft global marketing director, Steve Beinner spoke about the Halo brand, and just how huge it is…

Rumor: Next Xbox coming in 2013, will not include a disc drive

Rumor: Next Xbox coming in 2013, will not include a disc drive

A recent report is saying the next Xbox will be released in 2013 and will not include a disc drive. Sources say Microsoft in enforcing the “strictest non-disclosure agreement” they’ve ever seen. More details inside…

Peter Molyneux leaving Microsoft and Lionhead Studios

Peter Molyneux leaving Microsoft and Lionhead Studios

Fable series creator Peter Molyneux has announced he will be leaving Microsoft and Lionhead Studios to become creative director at new company 22 Cans…

First ever in-game Halo 4 screenshots are here

First ever in-game Halo 4 screenshots are here

Well that didn’t take long! Less then a day has passed since principal engine programmer of the new Halo trilogy, Corrinne Yu, stated Halo 4 would be “the best looking game on Xbox and any other consoles we ever made”. Well, today Microsoft has decided to release the first ever in-game screenshots from Halo 4. Jump inside and you be the judge.

Microsoft reveals Kinect controlled grocery cart

Microsoft reveals Kinect controlled grocery cart

Yesterday Microsoft showed off an early prototype of a grocery carriage that includes a mounted Kinect camera and monitor. That’s correct, a grocery carriage…

New Xbox 360 system update will “increase performance”, fix “color issue”

New Xbox 360 system update will “increase performance”, fix “color issue”

Microsoft’s own Larry “Major Nelson” has announced that the Xbox 360 will be receiving a mandatory system update today that will “increase performance” and fix “a color issue that some were experiencing”, most notably during Netflix video playback…

Xbox Live GM addresses security concerns

Xbox Live GM addresses security concerns

Xbox Live general manager Alex Garden has published a letter to the Xbox Live community regarding some recent security concerns. See what he had to say after the jump.

Microsoft on next Xbox: “there will be nothing new in 2012″

Microsoft on next Xbox: “there will be nothing new in 2012″

Forget about the next Xbox being released any time soon; According to a recent report, Microsoft has confirmed they will not be launching the successor to the Xbox 360 this year. Details inside.

Rumor: Microsoft to discontinue Microsoft Points System

Rumor: Microsoft to discontinue Microsoft Points System

There is a rumor going around the Internet today stating Microsoft is planning on ending their current Xbox 360 “Microsoft Points” currency system. Read all about inside.

SOPA and PIPA put on hold after Internet protests

If you happened to visit the Internet this week, you may have noticed that on Wednesday, January 18th, a few of your favorite Websites organized a simultaneous blackout, urging their users to contact their representatives regarding the controversial SOPA and PIPA Acts. Well, the blackout worked, and both acts have been placed on hold indefinitely…

Microsoft acknowledges Xbox 360 video playback issue, update ‘coming soon’

Microsoft acknowledges Xbox 360 video playback issue, update ‘coming soon’

About a month ago it was reported that the latest Xbox 360 dashboard update actually downgraded color output during video playback on the system. Well today, Microsoft has finally acknowledged the issue…

Xbox 360 dashboard update ‘slightly delayed’ [Updated]

Xbox 360 dashboard update ‘slightly delayed’ [Updated]

Microsoft’s latest Xbox 360 dashboard update has been delayed slightly. The new update was scheduled to go live today but apparently has hit a snag. See the Tweet from Major Nelson after the jump. [UPDATED]

Xbox 360 has biggest sales week in history

Xbox 360 has biggest sales week in history

This black Friday was certainly profitable Microsoft and their Xbox 360. The company has announced this Black Friday week was the biggest sales week in the history of the console. More after the jump.