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Xbox Head Says Pushing PC Gaming Is Part Of His Plan

By Ishaan . June 3, 2014 . 5:15pm

“I agree that MS needs to up our gaming presence on Windows,” says Microsoft’s Phil Spencer.

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Xbox One Without Kinect Coming This June For $399

By Ishaan . May 13, 2014 . 8:31am

Microsoft will release a version of Xbox One without the Kinect peripheral packed in this June, the company announced this morning.

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Microsoft E3 Conference Set For June 9th, New I.P. Coming

By Ishaan . May 6, 2014 . 9:30am

Microsoft’s E3 2014 media briefing will take place on Monday, June 9th at 9:30 AM PDT, the company announced today.

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Microsoft Looking Into Xbox 360 Emulator For Xbox One

By Ishaan . April 7, 2014 . 11:00am

During their Build developer conference, Microsoft’s partner development lead Frank Savage shared that Microsoft are looking into emulating Xbox 360 games on the Xbox One.

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Microsoft’s New Head of Xbox Discusses E3 Plans

By Ishaan . April 4, 2014 . 9:30am

“E3 is a big time in our industry. We know that this E3 is really important for us,” says newly-appointed Head of Xbox Phil Spencer.

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Microsoft Acquires Gears of War Franchise From Epic

By Ishaan . January 27, 2014 . 6:33am

Microsoft announced today that it has acquired the Gears of War brand from Epic Games, who have been responsible for the development of the games.

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Microsoft On Courting Japanese Developers For Xbox One

By Sato . January 17, 2014 . 1:00pm

Recently, Microsoft Japan’s Takeshi Sensui spoke to Famitsu magazine about the future of Xbox One in Japan.

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Ex-Valve Veteran Joins Microsoft To Improve Windows As Games Platform

By Ishaan . August 14, 2013 . 9:30am

Jason Holtman, a Valve veteran that helped shape the company’s Steam service for a number of years, has joined Microsoft.

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Report: Xbox One To Allow Self-Publishing For Indie Devs After All

By Ishaan . July 24, 2013 . 12:00pm

Microsoft have reported reversed their decision regarding publishing restrictions on the Xbox One.

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Xbox Head Don Mattrick Leaves Microsoft; Is Now Zynga CEO

By Ishaan . July 1, 2013 . 2:20pm

Xbox head Don Mattrick has parted ways with Microsoft to join game publisher Zynga.

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These Companies Are Coming To Tokyo Game Show (Yes, Microsoft Is Back)

By Spencer . June 28, 2013 . 6:18pm

One company missing from the list is Level-5. They had their own event in 2011, but attended Tokyo Game Show with a big Fantasy Life display in 2012.

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Xbox One Does A 180 – No Online Check Ins, You Can Lend Or Trade Game Discs

By Spencer . June 19, 2013 . 2:20pm

Xbox One will also be region free. This is a step forward since the Xbox 360 is region locked, but publishers can choose to make a game region free or not.

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Xbox One Supports Skype, Has Voice Commands To Switch Through Apps

By Spencer . May 21, 2013 . 10:16am

Xbox One takes a cue from Windows 8’s “snap” feature too. You can snap windows to watch a movie and run Internet Explorer at the same time. Xbox One supports Skype and group video chatting too.

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Microsoft’s Xbox Reveal Scheduled For May 21st

By Ishaan . April 24, 2013 . 10:20am

A next generation Xbox will be revealed on May 21st, Microsoft have hinted via an invite sent to press.

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If Japan Plays 1 Million Hours On Xbox 360, Microsoft Will Give Free Microsoft Points

By Spencer . April 17, 2013 . 12:30am

One million hours is a lot of video game time. Microsoft is putting out an incentive to get Japanese gamers to spend it with Xbox 360 instead of other hardware.