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Hands-on with Bombshell, the next game from 3D Realms QuakeCon 2015

Hands-on with Bombshell, the next game from 3D Realms

I recently made a trip to QuakeCon, a convention devoted specifically to games from Bethesda such as Doom and Fallout 4. Still, other publishers sometimes bring their games along to the show. This time, I bumped into the publisher of another classic FPS series – 3D Realms, the studio that created...
Square Enix CEO praises Microsoft's commitment to Rise of the Tomb Raider and discusses controversy in new interview

Square Enix CEO praises Microsoft's commitment to Rise of the Tomb Raider and discusses controversy in new interview

Rise of the Tomb Raider represents one of the more controversial Xbox One exclusivity deals in recent memory. Xbox One is no stranger to third-party deals, picking up console exclusivity for Dead Rising 3, RYSE, Titanfall, Sunset Overdrive and others, but none struck a chord like Rise of the...
Groove Music for Xbox One

Groove Music takes Xbox Music's place on the Xbox One

Microsoft announced plans to rebrand its Xbox Music service for Windows 10 to Groove Music (actually just "Groove") for Windows 10 earlier this month. Now that Windows 10 has launched globally, it's time to also rebrand the Xbox Music app for Xbox One to the new Groove Music name. If you own...
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This Week in Xbox One News - FF7 remake will have revamped combat, Resident Evil 2 Remake, Phil Spencer on third-party deals, and more! (August 2nd, 2015)

This Week in Xbox One News - FF7 remake will have revamped combat, Resident Evil 2 Remake, Phil Spencer on third-party deals, and more! (August 2nd, 2015)

Welcome to our weekly ICYMI for Xbox news! This week, we're looking at angry tweets from Scalebound's developer, changes to FF7's combat, a Resident Evil 2 remake and more! We'll still be posting major Xbox announcements in the main feed, but I'll be collecting some of the more nuanced news,...
How to use Game DVR in the Windows 10 Xbox app to record games and more

How to use Game DVR in the Windows 10 Xbox app to record games and more

Windows 10 comes with a boat load of great features for Xbox One gamers, and some of them carry great benefits for dedicated PC gamers as well. The Windows 10 Xbox app comes with Xbox to PC streaming, PC to Xbox party chat and various other powerful tools for gamers. The Windows 10 Game DVR...
Here are some of the best Xbox enabled Windows 10 Store games

Here are some of the best Xbox enabled Windows 10 Store games

Millions are discovering the new Windows Store for the first time this week. If you're one of the lucky new Windows 10 owners, you're about to find a whole lot of Xbox on your PC. Windows 10 includes a dedicated Xbox app, which is your gateway to the Xbox Live ecosystem. Whether you have an Xbox...
Watch and win as we play classic Xbox games from Rare tonight on Twitch

Watch us play classic Xbox games from Rare

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. It's like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers! Tonight we played...
Hands-on with Bombshell, the next game from 3D Realms QuakeCon 2015

Hands-on with Bombshell, the next game from 3D Realms

I recently made a trip to QuakeCon, a convention devoted specifically to games from Bethesda such as Doom and Fallout 4. Still, other publishers sometimes bring their games along to the show. This time, I bumped into the publisher of another classic FPS series – 3D Realms, the studio that created...
NHL 15

EA Access members on Xbox One can check out the EA Sports Hockey League beta

EA Sports won't release NHL 16, the next game in its pro hockey series, until September 15. However, a major part of that game, the EA Sports Hockey League, can be tried out now in beta form if you are a member of the EA Access subscription service on the Xbox One console. EA Access already...
Xbox Achievements

There are now over 100,000 Xbox Live Achievements to unlock

People who play games that support Xbox Live Achievements can now unlock over 100,000 of them. That's how many of these virtual goals have been put into the games made by Microsoft and its third party partners across all of its platforms. The numbers come from the fan site True Achievements,...
Worms WMD set to blow up Xbox One and PC in early 2016

Worms WMD set to blow up Xbox One and PC in early 2016

Indie superheroes Team 17 just announced Worms WMD for Xbox One and PC. The latest Worms entry will be fully unveiled next week at Gamescom 2015, and boasts a ton of fresh features for the veteran game franchise. In Worms WMD, you'll be able to send your units into buildings, offering 'new...
Zombi

Ubisoft's Zombi coming to Xbox One and PC with revamped graphics

Remember ZombiU, the zombie-themed action game from Ubisoft that was a launch title for Nintendo's Wii U console in November 2012? Well, nearly three years later the game is coming back with some revamped graphics for the Xbox One, PC and PlayStation 4 platforms, along with a slightly different...
The Top Gear boys are back together on Amazon Prime, coming to an Xbox near you in 2016

The Top Gear boys are back together on Amazon Prime, coming to an Xbox near you in 2016

The Top Gear departure of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May left an explosion sized hole in the TV viewing of people around the world. But the trio are back for 2016 and you'll be able to watch their new creation on your Xbox One and Xbox 360 thanks to Amazon Prime. The ex-BBC...

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