Wasteland 3 Devs are Working on New RPGs
qjin, yesterday, 17:50
Brian Fargo revealed that new RPGs are being developed by inXile Entertainment, the studio responsible for Wasteland 3. However, their release should not be expected anytime soon.
Xbox Gets New Microsoft Store
Jacob Blazewicz, 25 September 2020, 15:16
Refreshed Microsoft Store finally appeared on the Xbox One console. The new interface accelerates and streamlines store operations, and introduces a handful of new features (including those associated with Xbox Series X and S).
200 Games Instead of One; Picture Summarizes Xbox Game Pass
Bart Swiatek, 25 September 2020, 14:42
A picture appeared on the web that perfectly sums up the difference in approach to the gaming market between Microsoft and Sony at the brink of ninth generation consoles. The picture is a better advertisement for Xbox Series X / S than many official marketing materials.
Large Update Coming to Flight Simulator
Bart Swiatek, 25 September 2020, 10:25
Microsoft Flight Simulator will soon receive the first world update, which will focus on Japan. The appearance of the biggest cities of the Land of the Rising Sun will be improved using photogrammetry. We will also receive improved models on Japanese airports and some additional challenges.
Extra Storage for Xbox Series X / S is Quite Pricey
Musiol, 25 September 2020, 10:03
We have learned the price of storage expansion cards for Xbox Series S|X. 1 TB of additional disk space will cost us almost as much as a new console.
Doom Eternal Officially Announced for Xbox Game Pass
Paul Wozniak, 24 September 2020, 22:27
Next month, Xbox Game Pass subscribers will be able to play Doom Eternal on consoles. Subscribers to the service on PCs will wait a little longer to access the game.
Doom Eternal May Soon Appear in Xbox Game Pass
washi, 23 September 2020, 21:44
After the acquisition of Bethesda by Microsoft, we all expect more of the company's games to end up in Xbox Game Pass. Today, a hint appeared on the official Twitter of the service that suggests Doom Eternal may be available in the subscription.
Xbox One X Sales Increase, Possibly Due to Similarity to Xbox Series X
Bart Swiatek, 23 September 2020, 13:20
After the launch of pre-orders for Xbox Series X / Series S, sales of the eighth generation console - Xbox One X - increased noticeably. According to some, the reason for this state of affairs may be a confusing naming, although the situation can also be explained by other things.
Microsoft Doesn't Exclude Further Acquisitions
Bart Swiatek, 23 September 2020, 10:26
In an interview for CNET, Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella said that the Redmond giant is open to acquisition of further devteams. The interview also assured that the company does not intend to overly interfere with the independence of Bethesda Softworks.
Microsoft Reveals New Accessories for Xbox Series S/X
Bartlomiej Sagan, 22 September 2020, 13:52
Microsoft has officially presented new accessories for its next-gen consoles. Among other things, another color version of the controller was shown.
John Carmack May Return to id Software
Bart Swiatek, 22 September 2020, 12:34
An entry posted on Twitter by John Carmack suggests that after the acquisition of Zenimax by Microsoft, the legendary developer may return to id Software or work with his former colleagues on some projects.
Microsoft Will Not Interfere With Bethesda's Announced PS5 Exclusives
Agnes Adamus, 21 September 2020, 20:27
Today's acquisition of ZeniMax Media Inc. by Microsoft has made some waves in the industry. This is especially true of two games that were listed in the catalogue of the Redmond giant - Deathloop and Ghostwire: Tokyo. They were announced as temporary exclusive titles on PS5, and Phil Spencer confirms that nothing will change in this regard.
Xbox Game Pass Breaks Another Record
Christian Pieniazek, 21 September 2020, 19:02
Thanks to a message from Bethesda Softworks, we learned how popular the Xbox Game Pass service is. Microsoft's subscription is doing well, as evidenced by another record it recently broke.
Minecraft Java Edition Accounts May Migrate to Microsoft Accounts
Bart Swiatek, 21 September 2020, 17:38
Reddit users note that Microsoft may plan to migrate Minecraft: Java Edition accounts to its system.
Microsoft Acquires Bethesda Softworks
Milosz Szubert, 21 September 2020, 16:00
Microsoft has decided to acquire ZeniMax Media Inc., owners of Bethesda Softworks. This cost the Redmond giant an impressive $7.5 billion.
Different Game Sizes for Xbox Series X and S
Bart Swiatek, 18 September 2020, 10:05
Jason Ronald, director of program management at Xbox, said in a press interview that versions of games dedicated to Xbox S can take up to 30% less disk space on the console than their Xbox Series X counterparts. All because of the size of textures.
Can Twitch Plays Avoid Crashing a Dreamliner? Apparently Yes
Milosz Szubert, 15 September 2020, 18:40
The well-known Dutch developer Rami Ismail is hosting on Twitch a series of streams from Microsoft Flight Simulator, where he gives control over the plane to people in the chat. Interestingly, not all flights end in a crash.
Microsoft Launches Its Game Streaming Today
Bartlomiej Sagan, 15 September 2020, 13:26
Today the xCloud streaming service is ending its trial period. Available as part of the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, it will offer over 150 games known from Microsoft's consoles and PC.
Microsoft Tried to Take Over Bungie; The Devs Deny
Adrian Werner, 15 September 2020, 13:15
According to rumors, in recent years Microsoft has tried to take over Bungie several times, but nothing came out of these talks because the price turned out to be too high.
Long-awaited Halo 3 ODST Finally Coming to PC
qjin, 14 September 2020, 21:15
343 Industries reported that the long awaited Halo 3: ODST will finally hit the PC. It will happen this month.
Xbox Series S Will Run Backwards Compatible Games in Xbox One S Quality
Sodar, 12 September 2020, 21:18
Xbox Series S has been officially announced as Microsoft's most affordable console. The lower price, however, is associated with some compromises. One of them is the lack of support for the graphical improvements found in games on Xbox One X.
Rumor: Xbox Series V is Microsoft's Third Next-gen Console
Agnes Adamus, 11 September 2020, 19:29
Twitter user Idle Sloth, who specializes in news related to the Xbox brand, suggested that Microsoft is working on another version of ninth generation console. It is to be called Xbox Series V.
Developers Claim Xbox Series S is Too Weak
Musiol, 11 September 2020, 14:12
According to developers, Xbox Series S is too weak as a platform. The console's specs raise legitimate concerns among them.
Xbox Series X and S Unboxing and Size Comparison
Paul Wozniak, 10 September 2020, 19:49
First unboxing videos of Microsoft's upcoming consoles have surfaced on the web.
Xbox Game Pass PC Price Equalization
Jacob Blazewicz, 10 September 2020, 13:10
Microsoft has announced the end of Xbox Game Pass subscription tests on PC. Thus, soon we will pay for the service as much as on consoles. The expansion of All Access subscription to 12 additional countries was also confirmed.
Xbox Series S Said to be a Big Burden for Microsoft
Musiol, 10 September 2020, 12:58
According to the latest rumors, Microsoft will be subsiding a lot to Xbox Series S and Series X. All this to keep the price of the device low in the upcoming battle with Sony.
Here's a List of Confirmed Launch Titles for Xbox Series X and S
Michael Kulakowski, 09 September 2020, 21:43
We have collected for you all confirmed and potential launch titles that will appear on the upcoming Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles. Both systems will appear on November 10, this year.
„Xbox Series S Means Trouble,” Says Remedy's Technical Producer
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 September 2020, 21:29
Sasan Sepehr from Remedy Entertainment commented on the announcement of the Xbox Series S console. The technical produces is happy with the platform as a player, but from the developer's perspective he considered it a „trouble”.
Gears Tactics Console Release Date Revealed
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 September 2020, 20:59
The creators of Gears Tactics revealed when the game will be released on Xbox One. The title will debut simultaneously with the launch of Xbox Series X and will also be available on this platform.
EA Play Available in Xbox Game Pass at No Extra Cost
Paul Wozniak, 09 September 2020, 20:32
Microsoft has just announced that as of this fall, Xbox Game Pass subscribers will receive the EA Play subscription at no additional cost.
Xbox Series X Price and Launch Date; Pre-orders in 2 Weeks
Musiol, 09 September 2020, 20:00
Pre-orders of Xbox Series X and Series S consoles will start on September 22, this year. The launch date of both consoles has been confirmed as November 10, 2020.
Xbox Series S Spawns a Flood of Memes
Bart Swiatek, 09 September 2020, 12:27
Yesterday's information about Xbox Series S caused a real storm on the web, and the most exciting part is the look of the new console. Internet users compare the device to various characters and devices - among others, a washing machine, a cooker and a tape recorder.
Price and Launch of Xbox Series X and Series S Officially Revealed [Updated]
Bart Swiatek, 08 September 2020, 20:05
New information on the price of Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles has appeared on the web. It was accompanied by a video presenting the appearance of the second device.
Xbox Series S Specs - Leak Suggests We Will Play in 120 FPS
Agnes Adamus, 08 September 2020, 19:04
The existence of Xbox Series S was finally confirmed today. Although Microsoft did not reveal too many details about the console, there were some leaked promotional materials surfaced on the Internet. They contain the console's official specs.
Wasteland 3 - Patch 1.1.0 Fixes Progression and Co-op
Jacob Blazewicz, 06 September 2020, 18:05
Wasteland 3 received its first post-release update. Patch 1.1.0 (currently available only on Steam and GOG.com) removes bugs related to saving game progress and cooperation mode.
2000 Hours of Waiting for Response and Other Wasteland 3 Bugs
Bart Swiatek, 04 September 2020, 10:29
Wasteland 3 received a warm reception from experts and fans, but inXile Entertainment's RPG is troubled by numerous technical problems. Players complain about bugs, crashes and lack of optimization.
Microsoft Flight Simulator With Record Launch in Xbox Game Pass PC
Paul Wozniak, 03 September 2020, 20:30
We just learned that the launch of Microsoft Flight Simulator in Xbox Game Pass on PCs has attracted a record number of users.
Resident Evil 7 Now Available in Game Pass on PC and Xbox One
Adrian Werner, 03 September 2020, 11:36
The subscription offer of the Game Pass service has been enriched with Resident Evil 7. On PC, we can also now play World War Z.
Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition System Requirements
Adrian Werner, 29 August 2020, 17:38
Microsoft has published the system requirements of Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition, a refreshed version of the historical RTS.
Game Pass Drives Game Sales; Plans to Expand to More Countries
Jacob Blazewicz, 28 August 2020, 19:12
Xbox Game Pass subscribers not only play more, but also spend more. This is what Microsoft says, intending to follow up and triple the number of countries with access to the All Access subscriptions.
Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition Trailer Reveals Release Date and New Civilizations
Adrian Werner, 27 August 2020, 21:31
Microsoft has finally officially announced Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition. The updated version of this classic RTS will offer, among others, two additional civilizations and new gameplay modes.
Hurricane Laura Attracts Tons of Pilots in Flight Simulator
Christian Pieniazek, 27 August 2020, 18:48
After Hurricane Laura hit the East Coast of the United States, Microsoft Flight Simulator players decided to watch its virtual version up close. The game simulates the actual weather conditions and we have to admit that it does it excellently.
First Reviews: Wasteland 3 - inXile Delivers
Christian Pieniazek, 26 August 2020, 19:46
The first reviews of Wasteland 3 have appeared online, with nines dominating, indicating that inXile Entertainment has really put some effort into the project; fans of RPG and post-apocalypse should therefore be satisfied.
Wonder Woman 1984 Inspired Unique Collector's Editions of Xbox One X
Bart Swiatek, 26 August 2020, 14:56
Microsoft has prepared three collector's edition models inspired by Wonder Woman 1984. The devices refer in their appearance to the main character's equipment and the antagonist of the movie.
Joystick Sales are on the Rise Again Thanks to Microsoft Flight Simulator
Bart Swiatek, 25 August 2020, 12:47
Many of the most popular joystick models on Amazon are currently unavailable. Good sales of this type of devices are most probably related to, among others, the recent release of Microsoft Flight Simulator.
Flight Simulator Will be a Golden Egg-laying Goose for Hardware Companies
Agnes Adamus, 21 August 2020, 22:09
Microsoft Flight Simulator may turn out to be a golden egg-laying goose, not only for its creators but also for PC hardware manufacturers. According to analysts from Jon Peddie Research, in the next three years the game will bring 2.6 billion profits from hardware sales.
Microsoft Flight Simulator Refund Problems on Steam [Updated]
Adrian Werner, 20 August 2020, 11:16
Steam users have a big problem with Microsoft Flight Simulator. The website counts downloading files as gameplay, and it takes so much time that the two-hour limit for refunds is exceeded.
Here's the Dashboard of Xbox Series X
Michael Kulakowski, 19 August 2020, 21:16
Microsoft presented a trailer showing the appearance and functionality of the new menu of the Xbox Series X console, which will debut in November this year. The refreshed dashboard with new features will also appear on Xbox One and in the mobile application.
Xbox Series S Specs - What's Inside Xbox Series X's Little Brother?
Sodar, 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.
Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Soon Leave Xbox Game Pass
Milosz Szubert, 19 August 2020, 11:39
Soon, the Xbox Game Pass library will be enriched with many new items. Among them we can mention Crusader Kings 3, Wasteland 3, Resident Evil 7 Biohazard or Darksiders: Genesis. Unfortunately, in the near future Red Dead Redemption 2 and NBA 2K20 will disappear from the offer.