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Microsoft to live stream its Gamescom 2015 Xbox press event in Germany on August 4

Microsoft had a huge E3 2015 earlier this month but it saved a number of big Xbox One announcements and demos for Gamescom 2015, to be held in Cologne, Germany August 5-9. On the day before the massive video game show begins, Microsoft will hold its Gamescom 2015 Xbox press event and it will...
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Only 100 Xbox One consoles were sold in Japan between June 8-14

Microsoft promoted the Xbox One heavily during E3 2015 last week, but the console continues to be a sales disaster in the game-crazy country of Japan. During the week of June 8-14, only 100 Xbox One consoles were sold in Japan, a new low for any version of the console. By contrast, Nintendo's...
Top 3 reasons Rise of the Tomb Raider will be the best Tomb Raider yet

Top 3 reasons Rise of the Tomb Raider will be the best Tomb Raider yet

Tomb Raider by Crystal Dynamics came out in early 2013 and was a reboot of the critically acclaimed franchise. The game received high praise from almost every gaming outlet due to the game shining a new light onto who Lara Croft is and how her tomb raiding days came about. Most expected the game...
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Some Xbox Live users are currently experiencing sign-in issues

If you are having issues signing into Xbox Live on your Xbox One, Xbox 360 or even outside of those consoles, you are definately not alone. Microsoft has admitted that it is currently dealing with sign-in issues with its online gaming service. The Xbox Live status page currently has the...
UK gamers can attempt to pre-order the Pip-Boy edition of Fallout 4 on July 3

UK gamers can attempt to pre-order the Pip-Boy edition of Fallout 4 on July 3

The Pip-Boy edition of Bethesda Softworks' upcoming Xbox One-PlayStation 4-PC RPG Fallout 4 is exclusive to GAME in the UK. Now the retailer has announced that it will begin taking pre-orders for a limited amount of the Pip-Boy version, priced at £99.99. The official GAME Twitter account has...
Fallout 4

Digital pre-orders start for Fallout 4 on Xbox One

If you want to purchase the digital version of Bethesda Softworks' upcoming post-apocalyptic RPG Fallout 4 for the Xbox One, you can now do so on the Xbox.com site. Microsoft has the game available to purchase for $59.99 before its release on November 10. As promised in June during E3 2015,...
We play prehistoric survival game ARK: Survival Evolved and talk to the developer

Watch this gameplay preview of ARK: Survival Evolved, coming to Xbox One next year

Dinosaurs are big right now. Of course, they've always been physically large (except for the little ones like Compsognathus). But the recently-released Jurassic World movie broke all kinds of box-office records (despite featuring some unnecessary cruelty). People just love dinosaurs, and yet they...
Minecraft

Minecraft's console versions to get new game options, blocks and more on July 1

Wednesday, July 1 starts a new month and Microsoft wants to start it off right for fans of the console versions of Minecraft. Those versions will get a new update that will add a number of new features and content to the popular sandbox game. Here's what players can expect: Offended by...
Ant Man Pinball

Marvel's Ant-Man will shrink down to be a part of Pinball FX2 in July

Zen Studios continues to release new and cool tables for its Pinball FX2 games for the Xbox One and Xbox 360. The week of July 14, it will do so again with the launch of a table based on the forthcoming movie adaptation of Marvel's super-small super hero Ant-Man. Zen Studios says: On the...
We Happy Few

Early hands on with We Happy Few, the next game from the makers of Contrast

Canadian developer Compulsion Games made a name for itself with a 3D platformer called Contrast, which arrived on Xbox One last year. Compulsion's sophomore effort We Happy Few takes place in a darker, more sinister setting. In a twisted alternative history version of 1960s England, everyone is...
Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V to add new vehicles, weapons and more for GTA Online on July 8

Grand Theft Auto V is now available for PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 platforms, but publisher Rockstar Games isn't done yet with new content updates for the crime action game. Today, it announced that Ill-Gotten Gains Update: Part Two will be released as part of GTA...
ID@Xbox

124 new ID@Xbox trailers show the strength of the Xbox One indie developer community

One of the increasingly amazing things about the Xbox One game library is the support from indie developers through the ID@Xbox program. We're big fans here at Windows Central and in recent times we've been given a bunch of great titles to play like Massive Chalice, Beach Buggy Racing and Shovel...
Xbox Windows 10 app

The Xbox app for the Windows 10 build 10158 preview gets updated with even more features

Earlier this month, Microsoft enabled game streaming from the Xbox One to a Windows 10 PC with an update to the Xbox app. Now that app will get another update for users of the just launched Windows 10 build 10158 preview that adds some more features. Here's what those users can expect when the...

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