Watch The New Gears Of War 4 Launch Trailer

Microsoft said they’d be putting out a new trailer for Gears of War 4 soon, and they kept to that promise. Below are two minutes of clips straight from the game. A shorter version will make its TV debut during Monday Night Football tonight. It’s a generation after Gears 3, and the survivors of humanity […]

The XBox One Was Accidentally Delivered To Someone’s House In 2013

In March of 2013 a 25-year-old man named Jia Li ordered a laptop from Microsoft’s online store…and the store goofed up. One week later, he got a large package in the mail that didn’t contain a laptop. Instead it contained an XBox One….eight months before the console’s unveiling, and two months before the XBox One […]

Halo’s Warthog Will Be Driveable In Forza Horizon 3

Check it out: the armored Jeep known as the Warthog — also known as the best way to get around in Halo games — will be usable in the next Forza game.  You might notice this Warthog has been nerfed — it doesn’t have any big guns or cannons in the back. It does have […]

Gears 4 Won’t Have Competitive Cross-Platform Multiplayer

In a move intended to cross-promote two of their biggest products, Microsoft announced during E3 that most of their major 2016-2017 releases would be available on both XBox One and Windows PC. However, that might not mean both versions of Gears 4 will play harmoniously with one another. The company confirmed today that competitive multiplayer […]

There Will Be No Free Ruskie Version Of Halo, Possibly Ever

One of the more peculiar curiosities in the long list of worldwide Microsoft projects was the free-to-play version of Halo the company was creating specifically for Russia. The game was based off of Halo 3, only re-engineered as a multiplayer experience supported by in-game purchases. This game was for Russians and Russians only. A few […]

New Video Exposes The Abandoned 360 Port Of Goldeneye

Once upon a time Microsoft, Nintendo and Activision, entered an agreement to make the impossible happen and produce a high-resolution port of the N64 classic Goldeneye for the XBox 360. Activision held the Bond license, Microsoft held the studio, and Nintendo held the rights to the game itself. Three separate companies rarely enter a mutual […]

The XBox One Finally Ends A Month On Top

Ever since the Playstation 4 and the XBox One initiated the current console generation, the XBox has been choking on the PS4’s dust. This was largely the result of self-sabotage on Microsoft’s part — if you recall, the One was initially promoted as locking games to consoles so that your friends couldn’t borrow them, and […]

What You Get From Preordering Gears 4

Preorder Gears of War 4 and Microsoft will give you three extra playable characters in the multiplayer mode. Two of them are “Old Man Marcus” and “Tomorrow Anya,” the familiar couple we saw in the cinema where Gears 4 was first revealed. It isn’t known if Marcus and Anya will be usable in the game […]

SDCC 2016: XBox One Now Cheaper Than It’s Ever Been

As you likely know by now, the XBox One is getting a facelift in the form of the XBox One S. The new model is smaller, outputs video in 4K and comes with a Bluetooth controller. Upon this announcement, the remaining stock of the original model was discounted to $299. Apparently that mountain isn’t vanishing […]

Microsoft Announces Gears Of War Themed XBox One S

Next month the revamped model of the XBox One, called the XBox One S, will begin arriving in stores everywhere. Not long after that, the new model will get its first themed version: a crimson-colored Gears of War 4 variant. The makeover you see here is beyond a simple paint job. Microsoft says they wanted […]