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Killer Instinct – Hisako Trailer Teases Cinder

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Microsoft has revealed a new trailer for Hisako in Killer Instinct on Xbox One. In the same trailer, we get a short tease of Cinder! (My Favorite KI character)

Playtonic Knows what RARE is Working on, says Fans will be Pleased


Playtonic Games, a new studio composed of former RARE developers says they know what RARE is working on, and fans will be pleased with it. Playtonic even said they might collaborate with RARE in the future.

Twitch CEO Calls for the end of Traditional Gaming Consoles


Twitch CEO Emmett Shear feels that the traditional console business’ days are numbered. Sheer has stated that the long life of consoles falls behind other consumer electronics like cell phones. Sheer feels that Sony and Microsoft need to make set-top boxes than can increase RAM or memory every couple of years. Get his full comments below.

Gears of War: The Macus Fenix Collection Might be a real Thing


Microsoft could be working on a collection of Gears of War games spanning Gears of War 1 -3. There is currently a campaign going on by Gears of War fans to bring the original trilogy to the Xbox One on one disc. While Xbox Lead Phil Spencer did not confirm the existence of such a collection, he did strongly hint the firm might be working on it. Via: PlaybackGaming

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Project Cars – First Xbox One Gameplay Footage


Check out the first footage of Project Cars running on the Xbox One.

White Night dev says the Xbox One is Easier to Program for but PS4 ‘Seems’ more Powerful


OSome Studio’s Mathieu Fremont has shared his “OPINION” on the PS4 and Xbox One from a development standpoint. He feels the PS4 is more powerful while the Xbox One is easier to program for.

NPD February 2015 – Microsoft’s Response Details Hours Spent on Xbox Live

xbox-one Microsoft has issued their response to the latest NPD charts for February. The firm went into how a lot of people are spending time playing the Xbox One, and how it stacks up to social networks.

The Best Games of 2015 live on Xbox One

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The best exclusives and biggest blockbusters of 2015 live on Xbox One.

Source: Xbox

Xbox App on Windows 10 Update

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“Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson walks through a number of updates to the Xbox app on Windows 10, including remote control of your Xbox One, downloading your Game DVR clips locally and more.”

Xbox One March Update Out Now


“Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson showcases some of the new features available in the Xbox One March Update, which is rolling out now. New additions include screenshots, custom tile transparency, suggested friends and more.”

Rumor – Xbox One Exclusive Quantum Break “Likely Delayed” to Early 2016


Dae Jim has revealed on Twitter that Xbox One exclusive Quantum Break is “likely delayed” to early 2016. And while this might seem like a bad thing at first, extra time to polish the game and fix issues will be appreciated by gamers. Plus it moves it out of the busy fall lineup, into the less crowded Q1 period. This has not been confirmed by Microsoft, but it’s looking like a done deal.

Microsoft Studios Org Announcement: Kudo Tsunoda

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“Kudo Tsunoda discusses his updated role at Microsoft Studios.”

Source: Microsoft

Gigantic Gameplay, Interview, and our Thoughts from PAX East 2015 | PC Gamer


PC Gamer interviews Motiga CEO Chris Chung at PAX East 2015, and talk about out experience with Gigantic.

Xbox One – New Customized Controllers Revealed at PAX East 2015


Microsoft has shown off new customized controllers at PAX East 2015. These controllers have various different color schemes to match Xbox One games.

Via: N4G

Rumor – Insomniac Turned Down Conker IP, Microsoft has no Faith in RARE

A Reddit user by the name of Certain Ability claims that Insomniac turned down the opportunity to revive the Conker IP. This info is backed up by other Reddit users who can verify Certain Ability’s identity. The leaker also revealed Microsoft definitely didn’t want RARE on the job for Conker…. which is sad to see just how far RARE as fallen. More Details and direct quotes past the link.

Rumor – Microsoft is Developing a “Hardcore” Controller for Xbox One

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A report from Neowin claims that Microsoft is currently developing a “hardcore” controller for the Xbox One. There aren’t any details or definitive source from Microsoft that can verify this story’s claim though. The Xbox One controller still uses double A batteries, so its possible they are making a controller that has a build in battery with additional features. Via: GamingBolt, Source: NeoWin

Phil Spencer at GDC 2015

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“Watch Phil Spencer’s GDC 2015 address, “The Future of Gaming Across the Microsoft Ecosytem” in its entirety.”

Source: Xbox

It Looks like Battletoads will be Making a Comeback soon


The recently announced Xbox One version of Shovel Knight will be getting some BattleToads love, and it seems Microsoft isn’t done there. During GDC 2015, ID@Xbox’s Chris Charla hinted we we could see the toads return soon. After talking about the Battletoads being in Shovel Knight for Xbox One, Charla went on to cryptically say “I wonder when we’ll see them next?” Via: IGN

My Take:

Heck yes….

Phil Spencer Details Xbox One and Windows 10 Plans at GDC 2015

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Xbox president Phil Spencer has detailed what Microsoft plans to do with the Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs at GDC 2015. Get the full rundown below.

The Xbox “Hut”: Xbox One vs Wii U – ZyroXZ2

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“Now that I’ve owned the Xbox One for 6 months, it’s time to give a more proper shakedown to it and pit it against the Wii U. Has my first Microsoft console turned me into a fan?”

Source: ZyroXZ2

Xbox One Distributor in China Reports Losses as Sales Slump in China


China lifted their 14 year ban of foreign consoles last year. Microsoft was the first of the big three to enter the new Chinese market with their latest generation system, the Xbox One. However, things don’t seem to be going well, as the company tasked with distributing Xbox One’s in China has reported a loss of $2.75 million in its Xbox One division. Last October, Microsoft reported they sold around 100,000 Xbox One’s in China. But there has not been a sales update since then. Sony is waiting on approval to launch the PS4 in China, while Nintendo currently has no plans to launch the Wii U there. Via: Neowin, Source: TechWeb

Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 – Debut Trailer, Exclusive to Xbox One


Fruit Ninja Kincect 2 is coming exclusively to Xbox One. Check out this debut trailer below, it’s actually kind of funny.