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Discord on Xbox - Microsoft is Testing Voice Chat
Arkadiusz Strzala, 21 July 2022, 12:38
The Xbox console will get the ability to make voice calls via the Discord network. A trial version of the software is now available through the Xbox Insider program.
GTA 3 Could Have Been an Xbox Exclusive
Adrian Werner, 16 December 2021, 11:53
Microsoft could have accquired exclusive rights to Grand Theft Auto 3. However, the company did not take the opportunity because they did not think the game would be successful.
Review Your History With Xbox in an Interactive Museum
Michael Zegar, 23 November 2021, 20:30
Have you ever wondered what a summary of your personal gaming history would look like? Microsoft has just launched a metaverse-like Xbox Museum in the browser. Among other things, it enables us to see and share our adventures with the brand and personal achievements.
Xbox is Done With Backward Compatibility; Reasons Include Licensing
Miriam Moszczynska, 17 November 2021, 15:47
Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S will not receive any more backward compatible titles. Microsoft has exhausted both legal and technical options that allowed games from previous generation consoles to be launched.
FEAR, Max Payne and Over 70 Titles in Backward Compatibility on Xbox
Agnes Adamus, 15 November 2021, 20:40
The library of titles covered by the backward compatibility on Xbox consoles has grown by more than 70 titles. Among them we can find Nier, as well as the F.E.A.R. and Max Payne series.
Xbox Anniversary Celebration Stream Just a Few Hours Away
Miriam Moszczynska, 15 November 2021, 17:12
Today there will be a broadcast on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Xbox. According to insiders, we can expect interesting announcements, although if we are to believe the official information - the presentation will be devoid of game announcements.
Hideo Kojima Remembers Metal Gear Solid 2 on the Game's 20th Birthday
Damian Gacek, 14 November 2021, 21:14
Yesterday marked the 20th birthday of Metal Gear Solid 2. On this occasion, the game's creator Hideo Kojima decided to reminisce a bit about this classic production and share some interesting facts.
Dwayne „The Rock” Johnson Will Celebrate Xbox's 20th Birthday
Przemyslaw Dygas, 10 November 2021, 16:12
On the occasion of the upcoming 20th birthday of Xbox, the company has invited a well-known actor to collaborate. The event will be attended by Dwayne „The Rock” Johnson.
Here's One of the Best Video Game Trailers in 4K Enhaced by AI
Hubert Sledziewski, 16 August 2021, 14:59
Digital Foundry published one of the best game trailers of all time enhanced by AI. Ladies and gentlemen, here's the Metal Gear Solid 2 trailer from E3 2000 in 4K and 60fps.
Max Payne Celebrates 20th Birthday; Devs Thanked Fans in Special Video
Przemyslaw Dygas, 24 July 2021, 19:53
It's been 20 years since the release of the first Max Payne. The developers decided to celebrate this anniversary with a special video in which they thanked the fans.
Fallout 76: The Pitt Will Revisit a Familiar Location
Iltutmis, 08 July 2021, 13:32
Bethesda is actively developing the latest part of the Fallout series. The upcoming Fallout 76: Expeditions - The Pitt expansion will take us to the ruined Pittsburgh area known from Fallout 3.
Elden Ring Will be About as Difficult as Dark Souls 3
Patrick Kubiak, 18 June 2021, 18:36
Elden Ring will have a difficulty level similar to Dark Souls 3. However, the game will not punish the player for lack of skill as much. By giving more freedom to players, the role of strategy in gameplay will increase.
STALKER 2 and STALKER: Clear Sky Visual Comparison
Patrick Kubiak, 17 June 2021, 20:49
Thanks to community involvement, games like STALKER: Clear Sky are still alive. One of youtube channels published a comparison of STALKER 2 graphics with the game from 2008.
20 Years of Halo and Xbox; Microsoft Announces New IP
Przemyslaw Dygas, 14 May 2021, 16:01
Microsoft is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Xbox console and the Halo series. As part of the anniversary, the company is releasing special gadgets. It has also announced the creation of a new IP.
Assassin's Creed, Far Cry and Watch Dogs May Appear in Game Pass
Hubert Sledziewski, 11 March 2021, 18:18
According to unofficial reports from the Xbox camp, later this year we may be able to play games produced by Ubisoft as part of the Game Pass subscription.
40 Years of Console Hitory in One Picture
Arkadiusz Strzala, 17 November 2020, 20:36
One Reddit user showed his gaming experience in one picture. It shows 30 consoles - both the cutting-edge PS5 and Xbox X/S and devices from almost 40 years ago.
XSX/S Compatibility Was Tested Across 500 Thousand Hours of Gameplay
Bart Swiatek, 29 October 2020, 17:54
Jason Ronald from Xbox informed on Twitter about the backwards compatibility range of Xbox Series X / S. We also learned how much time has been spent testing the feature.
PlayStation and Xbox Still Trailing Behind Nintendo
Dameredet, 20 October 2020, 20:59
A list showing sales of consoles from Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft over the years appeared on the web. The Japanese company continues to take first place, while the Xbox is performing exceptionally poorly.
How Bethesda Tricked Morrowind Into Running on Xbox
Jacob Blazewicz, 24 September 2020, 21:11
Phil Spencer, Todd Howard and Pete Hines recently took part in a Microsoft podcast. During the conversation, Bethesda's revealed how the team managed to launch The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind on the Xbox.
Xbox Series S Specs - What's Inside Xbox Series X's Little Brother?
Arkadiusz Strzala, 19 August 2020, 17:57
The cheaper version of Xbox Series X, or Series S, can be up to 61% cheaper. Leak of console's specs shows that the explanation lies with the smaller number of GPU's computing units.
Here's GTA San Andreas Map Recreated on Unreal Engine 4
Milosz Szubert, 14 July 2020, 21:34
A group of three friends from South America recreated the whole map from Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on Unreal Engine 4. Unfortunately, the whole thing only exists in non-playable form.
Xbox Series S May Cost Half the Price of Xbox Series X
Smoczy, 18 June 2020, 13:39
Information has appeared on the web, suggesting that Xbox Series S may cost half the price of its stronger version - Xbox Series X.
Not Only Xbox Series X - Microsoft May Have More Consoles Ready
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 15 June 2020, 13:32
The latest reports suggest that we will be dealing with more than one next-generation console from Microsoft.
Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time - Short Gameplay and Some Info
Smoczy, 12 June 2020, 11:32
During IGN: Summer of Gaming, Soleil presented the gameplay of the upcoming Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time. Some information was provided by the creator of the original animated series.
Xbox Series X Will Run Older Games in Up to 120 Fps
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 29 May 2020, 13:56
Microsoft promises thousands of games in backwards compatibility on Xbox Series X and to use the full power of next gen to improve their performance.
Beautiful Witcher-themed Xbox Series X in Artist's Visions
Arkadiusz Strzala, 20 May 2020, 14:12
We are all looking forward to the launch of new consoles. Meanwhile, the more creative users show their proposals for the appearance of the console's limited editions. Here are the works of ne such artist, related to Xbox Series X.
Watch Gameplay From StarCraft: Ghost - Blizzard's Cancelled Action Game
Bart Swiatek, 17 February 2020, 11:33
A gameplay from StarCraft: Ghost, the cancelled action adventure game set in the universe of the popular RTS, appeared on YouTube. The game was to launch on PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube.
Horror Dead Static Drive is a Mix of GTA and Cthulhu Mythos
Damian Gacek, 06 February 2020, 14:27
Dead Static Drive is a survival horror, in which we try to reach our family in a world attacked by monsters from hell. Team Fanclub and Mike Blackney are responsible for the title.
Dan Houser, Co-creator of GTA, Leaves Rockstar Games
Peter Doron, 05 February 2020, 11:58
On March 11 2020, Dan Houser, co-founder of the Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption franchises, will leave the ranks of Rockstar Games. Unfortunately, the reasons for this surprising decision were not revealed.
Microsoft Ends Backward Compatibility Program On Xbox One
Jakub Mirowski, 11 June 2019, 21:25
Microsoft has announced that the latest update to the Xbox One backward-compatible games catalog will also be the last. The Redmond giant will focus on refining this feature for the upcoming Project Scarlett.
Rockstar sued over GTA: Vice City character, Auntie Poulet
luckie, 02 August 2017, 14:51
A GTA: Vice City character, the fortune-teller Auntie Poulet, looks and speak too much like the TV psychic Miss Cleo, claims the latter's estate Psychic Readers Network. Rockstar disagrees.