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Over 50 indie developers have begun developing on the Xbox One, according to Microsoft. ID@Xbox allows small and large developers to self-publish their games on Xbox Live.
YouTuber brawlmaster012 has a brand new video giving his reasons why the console wars are pointless.
Project Spark has a brand new introduction video from their YouTube Channel. Check it out below. Thanks Gryphonomight for the tip!
Caution: Strong Language and console bashing.
Brayden Cole discusses his everlasting love for the Xbox 360. Subscribe to ACHP for more awesome videos.
Microsoft is selling a Xbox One bundle in the US that will net you some savings across the board, however, it costs over $700. Consumers pick up a Xbox One, 1 year of Xbox Live, and two select games. This bundle will save you $50 off retail price for everything. More details past the link.
According to VGChartz, the Xbox One got off to a fairly good start in the US. Microsoft’s system sold 732,569 units in the US. The charts also show fairly good debuts for Super Mario 3D World and The Legend of Zelda A Link Between Worlds.
Forza 5′s Creative Director’s Explanation for Microtransactions “This is a Skill and Strategy-based Economy”
Forza 5′s microtransactions have ruffled a few feathers of Xbox One users. One of the cars in the game actually costs $40 to unlock, if you don’t want to do all the work in the game to get it. The game’s creative director, Dan Greenwalt attempts to explain the process of these microtransactions.
Brayden has had a change of heart, and picked up the Xbox One…..kind of. Ok, not really, but the video is funny.
The Xbox One has been torn down and analyzed for its cost. And the firm found out that the system costs more to make than the PS4, Mainly due to the Kinect camera.
Check out more Ryse Son of Rome frame-rate tests from Digital Foundry. The game seems to hold a steady 30 fps when there are three or less enemies on screen, but anything more and the frame-rate tumbles.
Who would you believe, Rick Sherlund or Michael Pachter when it comes to the Xbox One? Because somebody is lying about the Microsoft and the Xbox division, and I doubt its Rick Sherlund. Respected, twenty-year Microsoft analyst Rick Sherlund ‘concludes Xbox is not Microsoft’s lever to the consumer market, and that it would be a “good candidate to spin-off to shareholders.” More details past the link.
Microsoft has admitted that a number of Xbox One consoles have disc drive issues. If your console is affected by this, Microsoft will give you one free game.
Microsoft has responded to the alleged Skype and Upload bans reported on earlier today. Get the full statement past the link.
Microsoft’s Phil Spencer has stated that he cannot confirm that the Gears of War franchise will stay exclusive to the Xbox One.
The Xbox One features Skype, where you can video chat, and upload gameplay footage through the system. But it appears that multiple users are reporting that Microsoft is temporarily banning them for swearing in those clips.
It looks like Forza 5′s car prices are more expensive than previously mentioned. The prices range from £15.99 for the high end cars. Or you can purchase tokens to buy in-game cars with the pricing as structured: 100 is £0.79, 575 is £3.99, 1250 is £7.99, 2700 is £15.99, 8000 is £39.99 and 20,000 is £64.99). More information can be found here, but these prices are insane for a game that cut out the number of cars down by 50% from its predecessor.
In this new segment, Francis goes over some of his favorite video games of all time, new and old. First up, the epic RPG from Mistwalker Studios, Lost Odyssey.
Rich from ReviewTechUSA has two defective Xbox One units, so he ended up returning the system in general. He also discusses the system, features, controller, and more.
Craig and Chad from ScrewAttack unbox the Xbox One. In the greatest Xbox One unboxing ever!
Some issues have popped up with the Xbox One having disc read problems and the such. Microsoft has responded to those issues, with a little help guide for users.
Microsoft’s Xbox One, has sold one million units worldwide in 24 hours. Microsoft has issued a statement on the matter.
Quite the tragedy indeed what has become of Rare in Microsoft’s possession. About 20 titles cancelled for one reason or the other all intended to be developed by Rare – yet none were. So much potential wasted… and people have the audacity to cite that others have unnecessary hate for Microsoft?
Some Xbox One users are reported disc drive errors. There have been a few videos posted on YouTube, of users disc drives that don’t work at all. Have any of you guys had any errors with your Xbox One’s?
Arekkz Gaming has uploaded a Xbox One dashboard UI walkthrough, showing off the newest features of the system. Check it out below.
The Xbox One launches tomorrow. Eurogamer has compiled a list detailing all the games, prices, sizes for the Xbox One launch titles and more. See them past the link. Note that this is every single game coming to the Xbox One.
Ryse Son of Rome’s review round up is live, and yeah, it’s not looking too hot. Get all the scores below.
Microsoft apparently thinks Next-gen means less content on disc, then charge you for that content that should have been in the game, as DLC. Subscribe to my PE News Channel for more videos.