Xbox chief says the Bethesda deal will deliver ‘great exclusive games’

During a roundtable discussion about Bethesda parent company ZeniMax Media joining Microsoft, Xbox chief Phil Spencer touched on what the $7.5 billion deal would mean for game…

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Xbox language tags will make it easier to find games you understand

In a useful accessibility move, Microsoft will now let you see exactly which languages are supported in Xbox games on the Microsoft Store and Game Pass app….

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Xbox test brings Microsoft’s Chromium-based Edge browser to consoles

You might finally have a good reason to use the web browser on your console for more than the bare necessities. The Verge reports that Microsoft has…

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Microsoft is testing 1080p Xbox Game Pass streaming

The 720p resolution for Xbox Game Pass cloud streaming (aka xCloud) is decent on a phone, but that's clearly not going to cut it when the service…

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Microsoft will test Xbox and PC games to help make them more accessible

Ever since it released the Xbox Adaptive Controller in 2018, Microsoft has placed a greater emphasis on making its games more accessible to those with disabilities and…

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Canceled Xbox 360 ‘GoldenEye 007’ remaster is now playable on PC

Rare’s GoldenEye 007 for the N64 needs no introduction, and now it’s possible to revisit the game in a more modern form. This week, a ROM of…

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Microsoft’s profits jump by 33 percent thanks to the cloud, PCs and Xbox

Another quarter, another booming earnings report from Microsoft. But what’s notable for Q2 2021is that it isn’t just the cloud driving the company forward this time. The…

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The first big ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ patch has arrived

As promised, the first of two early-2021 patches for CD Projekt Red’s troubled Cyberpunk 2077 has arrived. This updates the game to version 1.1 on PC, consoles…

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Microsoft increases Xbox Live Gold prices for new members

Microsoft continues sending not-so-subtle signals that it would really, really like you to drop Xbox Live Gold in favor of Game Pass. The company has raised prices…

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‘Cyberpunk 2077’ DLC is still in the works for ‘early 2021’

Anyone who hasn’t sought a refund for their copy of Cyberpunk 2077 should have new content to experience in Night City sooner rather than later. A post…

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