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Microsoft Attempts to Sell the Xbox One in Japan with new Video


Microsoft has released a brand new video showing off the Kinect recognizing Japanese language. Then the video shows off  various apps and games, starting with the perfect game for the Japanese audience, Titanfall.

Destiny Beta Gameplay – Characters and Classes (Xbox One)


The Xbox Upload team shows off the character and classes from the Destiny beta on Xbox One. Check out the gameplay below.

Destiny Beta Gameplay – The Destiny World (Xbox One)

The Xbox Upload team checks out the Destiny beta on the Xbox One.

Xbox One and Xbox 360 “Ship” 1.1 Million Combined in Q4


Microsoft has released its fourth quarter Fiscal Year 2014 results (April 1st to June 30th). Get the highlights of the report below.

Jimquisiton – The Xbox One: A Lying Machine

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Piece by piece, everything that Microsoft intended the Xbox One to be has eroded away, revealing nothing but dishonesty and shortcomings beneath.

Xbox Europe hit with huge Layoffs – Report


Microsoft is going through a massive change under new President and CEO Satya Nedella. News broke that Microsoft will be laying-off 18,000 employees. This comes after closing down the Xbox Entertainment Studio. The Xbox EMEA team will also be hit with layoffs as well. 

August Update Preview for Xbox One


Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson, chats with Richard Irving from the Xbox Engineering team to discuss the updates coming in August. New updates include the ability to Like, Share and Comment on your Activity Feed. Also coming in August is Mobile Purchase, where you can use Xbox One SmartGlass and the web to purchase Games and Add Ons with the option to have them download immediately to your Home console.

Microsoft will Shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios, Phil Spencer Issues Statement


Microsoft has announced that Xbox Entertainment Studios will be shut down in the next couple months. Around 200 employees will lose their job. This move comes after Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella stated that Xbox is not a ‘core part’ of Microsoft’s business, but insisted that Xbox is important to the company. More details can be found on Redcode, get Phil Spencer’s official statement below.

C’MON! LET’S GET NUTS – Killer Instinct (Classic Costumes) Part 6


Maximilian Dood is a little rusty in Killer Instinct, but he still better than all of us!

Battleborn – First Screenshots and Details of Gearbox’s New IP


GameInformer has went live with their exclusive preview of Battleborn for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Get the first screenshots and details of the multiplayer game below.

BREAKDOWN! T.J. Combo & Cinder Teaser (Killer Instinct Season 2)


Maximilian Dood goes over the new characters for Killer Instinct Season Two, with a nice Cinder tease.

Assassin’s Creed Unity is the Start of a “New Cycle of Assassin’s Creed Games”


It looks like Ubisoft is completely content with releasing multiple Assassin’s Creed games every-single year. In a new interview with the Examiner, Ubisoft discusses how Assassin’s Creed Unity will be the start of a brand new cycle of games for the franchise.

Microsoft Handing out $75 to Select Customers to Purchase an Xbox One


Microsoft is offering select customers $75 promotional codes with the purchase of a Xbox One from Microsoft’s store or local retailers. Microsoft is apparently filtering these messages on Xbox 360 when users boot up the console. Have any of you guys seen this message on your Xbox 360′s? Let us know in the comments section below.

Xbox One’s July Update Coming Soon

Xbox Wire has announced the upcoming July update for Xbox One consoles will be releasing in a few more days. The latest update will offer snap mode for achievements, double-tapping the Xbox button to open the Snap Centre, and more. Check below for full details.

Halo: The Master Chief Collection – Terminal Trailer and Gameplay Walkthrough


343 Industries has just released a brand new trailer for Halo: The Master Chief Collection, as well as a gameplay walkthrough for the revamped Halo 2. 

EA says paid Demos were a “Technical Error”


Word got out that EA started charging money for demos this morning. Both FIFA 14 and UFC had a price tag slapped on to their demos in order to play them. However, EA has issued a statement and corrected the issue calling it a “technical error.” 

EA has Begun Charging Xbox One Users for Demos


EA and Microsoft have teamed up to start charging users for demos on the Xbox One. FIFA 14 and EA Sports UFC at one point had free demos, however, now they both cost $4.99 to download. This doesn’t seem like an error either because the price isn’t listed at the full $59.99 for download, but we’re still waiting on an official word from EA. Source: Hardcore Gamer  

Sunset Overdrive – Chaos Squad Multiplayer Gameplay Video

Microsoft released an 8 player co-op gameplay video featuring the Chaos Squad! mode from Insomniac’s Xbox One exclusive title Sunset Overdrive.

Final Fantasy 15 Screenshot Comparison


Final Fantasy 15 is going through one of the longest development periods the video game industry has ever seen. The project was announced in 2006 as Final Fantasy Versus 13 for the PS3. However, one delay after another moved it all the way to the PS4 and Xbox One, with the PS3 version being canned. Check out some screenshots of the early PS3 build, versus the PS4 and Xbox One build.

GameStop Says Xbox One’s are Flying off the Shelves, but isn’t Listed on Their Best Sellers list Online


GameStop recently said that with the recent price drop, Xbox One’s are “flying off the shelves.” However, on their online website, the Xbox One is not listed in “best sellers”  on the front page. 

EA Sports UFC PS4 vs Xbox One Gameplay Frame-Rate Test

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Digital Foundry has hooked up their machines and tested out the frame-rates for EA Sports UFC on PS4 and Xbox One. See their results below……the game runs at 30fps on both systems for the most part.

Microsoft/Xbox One E3 2014 Overview

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Alpha Omega Sin discusses what he liked about Microsoft’s E3 2014 press conference.