Matt Brown is Windows Central's Senior Editor, Xbox & PC, at Future. Following over seven years of professional consumer technology and gaming coverage, he’s focused on the world of Microsoft's gaming efforts. You can follow him on Twitter @mattjbrown.
With a traditional XP-based ranking system, Halo Infinite is shifting the focus to its paid and free battle passes for cosmetics.
Contents of an internal NVIDIA database have shed light on a potential Gears of War sequel around the corner, plus what's ahead of Xbox Game Studios.
Rainbow Six Siege has ground to a halt on console and PC, with players reporting "invisible teammates" preventing multiplayer queuing.
Rockstar Games showed off its “expanded and enhanced” version of GTA V on Thursday, although angering fans over a lackluster showing.
While Microsoft doesn’t support Apple AirPods or any Bluetooth earbuds, these quick workarounds are the closest you’ll get to official compatibility.
Microsoft has expanded its Xbox Game Pass perks with one month of Fallout 1st, its paid Fallout 76 subscription.
Open NAT is the key to an ideal online gaming experience on Xbox consoles. If you're struggling with strict NAT, port forwarding could be your best solution.
Microsoft Flight Simulator has debuted on Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, and we’ve rounded up the best available accessories.
Upgrade your Microsoft Flight Simulator experience with our list of the 10 best mods and add-ons available in 2021, ranging from new aircraft to a personal tour guide.
OtterBox has launched its new MagSafe-compatible clip for Xbox controllers, an elegant solution for mounting your iPhone, but with a few shortcomings you should know.
Microsoft has added a new Halo Infinite-themed dynamic background to Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles ahead of the title’s launch.
Despite some promising appearances from Halo Infinite through 2021, its new pricing model spotlights continued obscurity around its single-player campaign.
Microsoft has unveiled a new Halo Infinite Xbox Series X console, and with preorders going live ahead of November, we’ve wrapped up all the details you need to know.
Microsoft has debuted a new limited-edition variant of its Xbox Series X and Xbox Elite Controller decked out in a Halo Infinite-themed design.
Halo Infinite appears set to launch this December, with a new Microsoft listing suggesting a later holiday launch for its campaign and multiplayer modes.
Microsoft has unveiled a new Forza Horizon 5-themed Xbox controller, taking cues from the virtual Mexican motorsport festival, with a neon twist.
Competitive multiplayer racing heads to Microsoft Flight Simulator this fall via a new partnership with the Reno Air Racing Association.
Microsoft has outlined plans to bring its Xbox Cloud Gaming service to Xbox consoles later this year, including new capabilities to bring Xbox Series X exclusives to older Xbox One systems.
Halo Infinite won't include a cooperative campaign or the Forge level editor at launch, Microsoft has announced, but the title remains on track for a 2021 release.
Electronic Arts has shown its fifth Battlefield 2042 Specialist in action, with a short gameplay clip spotlighting a new two-part fortification system for multiplayer.
New leaks provide our first (work-in-progress) glimpse at Battlefield 2042 multiplayer, showing a new map, weapons, and more, in closed technical playtests.
Stardew Valley is headed Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass subscription service, as announced via a recent ID@Xbox showcase event.
The first potential images of three new Halo Infinite maps have surfaced online, increasing the total to nine maps in the works, so far.
Grand Theft Auto V headlines the latest Xbox Game Pass departures on August 8, removing the title for subscribers on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and cloud gaming.
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