Gamers Give Xbox One The Finger
3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 18, 2013 under Gaming, Pics
This week, Microsoft updated their official Xbox One Facbook page with a new header image letting people know that they could pre-order the "Day One Edition" of the console. The response from gamers was, lets just say, pretty epic. Microsoft worked quickly to remove the following posts, but not before people captured screen shots of the hilarity. I think they make have an image problem on their ha... more.
Xbox One E3 Demos Running on PCs 3x More Powerful Than the System
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 17, 2013 under Gaming, News
When console hardware isn't available yet, companies will always show early demos on development kits and occasionally on PCs that are specced similarly to what the system would look like. For example, early Xbox 360 demos were being run on dual Mac Pros as that system used a Power PC architecture. However, development kits are usually the norm, but what Microsoft did at this year's E3 is the most... more.
Microsoft Says You’ll Buy Xbox One Because You’re Ignorant
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 13, 2013 under Gaming, News
Microsoft's endless stream of arrogance continues. Just the other day, Don Mattrick told Game Trailers' Geoff Keighley that they have a solution for people who don't want to be connected all the time; the Xbox 360. That's their "solution", an eight-year old console. But it gets even worse. The same company that more.
- Xbox One’s Used Game Policy is Set in Stone 1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, News
Microsoft Thought You’d Be Happy With a $500 Xbox One
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, News
When Microsoft announced the $499 price for the Xbox One on Monday, there really weren't many cheers from the crowd. The only people cheering were Microsoft employees and planted paid shills. Phil Spencer definitely noticed this as you could tell he was surprised by the reaction to the high pri... more.
Xbox One: It Just Keeps Getting Worse
3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 12, 2013 under Gaming, News
In addition to Sony completely destroying Microsoft at the PlayStation press conference Monday night, the bad news keeps coming for the few Xbox fans who still are planning on buying the system. While this bit of news doesn't affect anyone in the US, it does hurt those who live abroad and plan on buying the system. Today, more.
E3 2013: The 5 Best and 5 Worst
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 11, 2013 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
E3 is going on this week, and it kicks off a new generation of consoles. Both Sony and Microsoft are showing off their new systems and a bunch of new games, but who came out a winner or loser this year? Here are our picks for the five best things at E3, as well as the five worst things: Best PlayStation 4 S... more.
E3 2013: EA Announces Star Wars: Battlefront!
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 10, 2013 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
Right now, the EA press conference is going on for E3 2013, and as part of their presentation for the Frostbite 3 engine; EA has announced an all-new Star Wars: Battlefront. The footage was just a very short, less than thirty second, teaser. You saw a field of ice with debris in the distance as someone stumbled across the snow. From above red blaster bolts erupted, and then a Snowspeeder crashe... more.
Microsoft Caught Astroturfing Reddit to Praise Xbox One
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 7, 2013 under Gaming, News
It's pretty well agreed that Microsoft shot themselves in the foot with their Xbox One policies that block selling used games and require online connection checks, and Microsoft is definitely aware of that. For proof, you don't have to look any further than Reddit; where Microsoft has been discovered using fake accounts to hype up the Xbox One and down vote negative postings about the disaster of ... more.
- Microsoft Confirms Xbox One Online Checks and Blocked Used Games 3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 6, 2013 under Gaming, News