Tag Archives: Xbox One
Battlefield 4 was supposed to get update on the Xbox One about a week ago. However, DICE has issued a statement saying it will be delayed till the next title update.
Microsoft soon to be defunct CEO Steve Ballmer has reflected on his reign as Microsoft’s CEO in a new interview. In it he explains how the Xbox was his idea.
Microsoft has unexpectedly increased the digital game prices for Xbox One titles in the UK. The prices of select games have jumped by £5. Ryse, Forza 5, and Dead Rising 3 are all £50 now, instead of 45. Microsoft did say that pricing is “subject to change,” so we’ll see if it goes back anytime soon. More details and information here. Thanks Anti for the tip!
Microsoft has announced that the Xbox One has sold over 2 million units in it’s first 18 days on the market. The system is averaging over 111,111 units sold per a day, with many locations sold out. More details and information can be found here. Thanks Anti for the tip!
Microsoft has detailed the newest Xbox One system update that fixes a host of issues pertaining from Smartglass to multiplayer. Get the details below.
Microsoft has announced that Halo Spartan Assault will be launching on the Xbox One on December 24th. Additional details and information below.
The Xbox One comes with 500GB internal HDD, and while that might seem like a lot for games at the moment, you really don’t get that much space. A new article on GamingBlend shows that the Xbox One HDD actually has around 362GB of space for games. Each Xbox One game requires a mandatory install.
Microsoft might have introduced a new self-publishing program for indie developers, but that doesn’t mean its perfect. The Xbox One’s ID@Xbox program is currently under fire by some indie developers. And according to the Assault Android Cactus devs, it actually punishes small developers.
Microsoft’s Xbox One is the fastest selling console to date in Australia. The NPD Group has confirmed Microsoft sold 65,917 Xbox One’s in the first three days on market. That more than doubled the previous record held by the Wii in 2006. More details and information here. My Take past the link.
Remember the guy who got scammed on Ebay with a Photo of the Xbox One? Well, there is a happy ending. The Nottingham retailer CeX, has given him a brand new Xbox One, free of charge. More details here. Morale of the story? Don’t buy video game systems on Ebay.
On the VGX 2013 Awards, Reggie Fils-Aime was asked about the PS4 and Xbox One. The NOA COO went on to congratulate Sony and Microsoft on their console launches.
Marcus Beer, the Annoyed Gamer, discusses the pros and cons of each 8th generation console. Thanks Terminator Juice for the heads up!
If you’re in the market for a Xbox One, you might want to check out Costco. Select stores might be selling the system for $479.99. See the picture below.
The VGX site has accidentally revealed that Tomb Raider Definitive Edition is real. The game is coming to the Xbox One and PS4 like previously reported. The game will not be coming to the Wii U, PC, or Vita. There will be a trailer tonight at the VGX Awards. Tomb Raider Definitive Edition hits the Xbox One and PS4 on January 28th, 2014.
Brayden Cole thinks the Wii U is just as capable as the PS4 and Xbox One. Hear what he has to say below. See a updated Wii U spec sheet here.
Battlefield 4, Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag, Killzone Shadow Fall, and many other PS4 launch titles are already discounted to $48.99 on Amazon. See the listing here. My Take past the link.
A former Microsoft headhunter, Adam Charlson, believes Stephen Elop is the most likely candidate for the the next CEO for the firm. During a interview, Charlson discussed why he feels Elop is the man for the job.
Takes some balls to blame the two big companies whos platforms you use to get your games out to the masses for why people aren’t buying up your new game. Or it takes a gutless bunch of excuses makers. AlphaOmegaSin discusses Call of Duty Ghosts’ reduced sales.
Less than two years after opening up a video game design studio in downtown Victoria, Microsoft has shut down the studio. This leaves around thirty people without employment.
Ubisoft has uploaded a brand new teaser trailer for the reveal of The Division’s Snowdrop Engine. The reveal drops on Monday, December 9th.
This is why you don’t buy gaming consoles on Ebay, Craigslist, or other similar sites. A Nottingham teenager is blistering mad after mistakenly buying a photo of a Xbox One online.
Microsoft’s indie publishing policy asks developers to release games on Xbox One at the same time as the PS4.
You guys know how I do it at Playeressence, I try to be balanced. I just posted a video with Rich from ReviewTech blasting Nintendo and agreeing with Jason Rubin. Now I’ll post an article discussing some good news on Wii U. Check it out here. Thanks Ricard for the tip! Btw Ricard published a new article yesterday.
Despite NBA Live 14 being one of the worst reviewed games of the year, and Battlefield 4 having all sorts of issues. EA feels that they have reached a level of quality unlike last generation.
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.
You guys asked for him, and he has responded. Ricard Julianti is finally back with another interesting, amazing, and thoughtful opinion article. If you only have time to do one thing today, make sure it’s to read this article.
Just wanted to let you guys know there are going to be a lot of Wii U and Nintendo bashing articles going up around the web. Try to ignore it, the Western Media is trolling for hits. We even have ex-Sony developers claiming the Wii U won’t make it to Christmas 2014. (LOL). Anyways, remain calm and ignore the chatter. Two new consoles just launched, and the hype is causing people’s minds to go quite loopy.