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Watch and win as we play Divekick and Threes on Twitch
Xbox One Twitch streaming event

Watch and win as we play Divekick and Threes on Twitch

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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 at 8pm Central (9pm Eastern, 6pm Pacific, 2am GMT), we have a special double stream with two games and...

Dragon Age Inquisition getting Dragonslayer DLC next week
Friends that slay together stay together

Dragon Age Inquisition getting Dragonslayer DLC next week

Paul Acevedo 17

Lately I've been quite taken with Resident Evil Revelations 2's multiplayer Raid mode, which finally received online multiplayer on Xbox One last week. Before that, my cooperative multiplayer game of choice was Dragon Age Inquisition from Electronic Arts. Inquisition has a small but addictive co-op mode that sits completely separate from the game's massive campaign. While Dragon Age...

Xbox API for Windows 10 will still require certification
Flappy Bird clones be damned

Xbox API for Windows 10 will still require certification

Jez Corden 41

During Build, Operating Systems exec Terry Myerson demonstrated how an iOS game could be easily ported to Windows 10. During the demonstration, Myerson obtained an Xbox Live achievement, "How do you like them Apples?", showing off the integration of Xbox APIs in Windows store apps. We already have Xbox achievements on some Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 games which count towards your...

Speculation: On HoloLens augmenting Xbox One @ E3 2015
Holograms: No longer fiction

Speculation: On HoloLens augmenting Xbox One @ E3 2015

Jez Corden 92

On April 29, Microsoft blew up the internet for a second time with elaborate live demos of HoloLens Microsoft's Build conferences are typically focused on developers, companies and commercial applications of their products, but team Redmond often announce new consumer experiences there as well. The popular Unity 3D engine is a confirmed partner for HoloLens, which powers a vast amount...

An in-depth look at Resident Evil Revelations 2's Raid Mode
Form a Resident Evil dream team and kill tons of zombies

An in-depth look at Resident Evil Revelations 2's Raid Mode

Paul Acevedo 17

This year has been a great one for Capcom's Resident Evil series so far. In January, we got Resident Evil HD Remaster, a fresh edition of the beloved original game. February saw the first episode of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 released, with further episodes appearing all the way into March. Two fine games in three months, and not a single blunder like the abysmal Resident Evil 6 in...

Watch us play How to Survive for Xbox One and Windows
Xbox One Twitch streaming event

Watch us play How to Survive for Xbox One and Windows

Paul Acevedo 39

Every weekend the Windows Central streams an Xbox One and/or Windows 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 at 8pm Central (9pm Eastern, 6pm Pacific, 2am GMT), we'll be playing How to Survive:...