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News: Phil Spencer Debunks Xbox One Mini Rumour

Phil Spencer Debunks Xbox One Mini Rumour

"Not real"

About a week ago we reported on a rumour that Microsoft is planning to hold a launch event in October where a slimmer, disc-less Xbox One console would be announced. Now, thanks to Head of Xbox Phil Spencer, we can put this rumour to bed, as the man himself has said on Twitter that the Xbox One Mini is "not real." This doesn't...

Rumour: Microsoft Planning Disc-less Xbox One Mini Console

Microsoft Planning Disc-less Xbox One Mini Console

This one could go either way

We could barely believe what we were reading, but there's a decent rumour going around that Microsoft are planning to announce a new Xbox One console configuration in October. Chinese Windows Phone site WPDang are reporting that in October, Microsoft will hold a big event to announce the launch of the new Lumia 940 and...

News: Goosebumps: The Game Has Been Listed on the Xbox 360 Store

Goosebumps: The Game Has Been Listed on the Xbox 360 Store

Children old and new rejoice!

Indie developers WayForward appear to be bringing the enduring R.L. Stine horror book series Goosebumps to life in a point-and-click action adventure on the Xbox 360. Listed on the Xbox Store for the Xbox 360, Goosebumps: The Game seems set to be a prequel to the Jack Black movie tie-in which is due to be released in...

Rumour: What is Resident Evil: Umbrella Corps?

What is Resident Evil: Umbrella Corps?

Back to basics for the horror franchise?

Speculation is flying following the discovery of a trademark that hints at a future installment in survival horror series, Resident Evil. Earlier this month, NeoGAF user ekim spotted a trademark that developers Capcom had filed with the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) in Europe for...

Rumour: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes to Hit Games With Gold in August?

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes to Hit Games With Gold in August?

Could be

File it strictly under the rumour column for now, but evidence has come to light that suggests that Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes could be the lead-off title in Microsoft's Games With Gold offering in August. Eagle-eyed pX regular Jari sent in the above image, which shows that via SmartGlass - and only in some regions, since it isn't...

Rumour: DiRT Showdown Sequel Coming to Xbox One?

DiRT Showdown Sequel Coming to Xbox One?

Rumour has it

Austrian retailer Gameware have posted a listing for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC versions of a sequel to Codemasters' 2012 stadium rally racer DiRT: Showdown. It has been rumoured for a while that the game is in development, but this is the first time that anyone has really gone public with any sort of information. Gameware have...

News: Have Rise of the Tomb Raider and Forza 6 Release Dates Leaked?

Have Rise of the Tomb Raider and Forza 6 Release Dates Leaked?

Seems Amazon France jumped the gun

Ahead of Microsoft's stage show at E3, it seems the release dates for two of the company's major Q4 releases, Rise of the Tomb Raider and Forza 6, have leaked. According to listings on Amazon France, which were spotted by a NeoGAF user, Forza 6 will release on September 18, while Rise of the Tomb Raider is...

Rumour: Dark Souls 3 To Be Announced at E3 2015

Dark Souls 3 To Be Announced at E3 2015

Could it be true?

VG247 are reporting that "sources familiar with the matter" have confirmed that Namco will announce Dark Souls 3 at E3 2015. Not only that, but the director of Dark Souls and Bloodborne - Hidetaka Miyazaki - is apparently set to head up the team. Of course, the focus now - if the rumour is true - will fall on WHERE the title will...

Rumour: 1TB Basic Xbox One Set for Launch in June?

1TB Basic Xbox One Set for Launch in June?

Could be...

With E3 just around the corner, everyone's talking about the potential for Microsoft to shake things up hardware-wise in the form of providing new bundles at retail. Well, it seems that's looking likely, if Spanish retailer Lamee Software is to be believed. They've just listed a 1TB basic Xbox One bundle, complete with official-looking...

Rumour: Overlord 3 In Production

Overlord 3 In Production

Gnarl has also taken to Twitter

Codemasters have released a tweet that seems to at least hint at the existence of Overlord 3. The picture is captioned pretty simply... Completely coincidentally, a Twitter account for Gnarl, the series' Evil Minion Master, has become active today. Many people are taking these two things and jumping to the...

Rumour: Microsoft Has An Exclusive Licensed NFL Football Title in the Works

Microsoft Has An Exclusive Licensed NFL Football Title in the Works

And the name will ring a few bells...

Take this strictly as a rumour until any official confirmation comes through, but it appears that Microsoft may be working on an officially-licensed NFL football title that will be exclusive to Xbox One and Windows 10. Should the rumour prove to be true, we're hearing that the title will debut at E3 and launch...

Rumour: Quantum Break Likely Delayed to 2016

Quantum Break Likely Delayed to 2016

Bad news

We're hearing some talk that won't make many people happy, but it should be stressed that this is as yet unconfirmed. Dae_jim, the Dutch Community and Social Media Coordinator at Microsoft, is reporting that Remedy's Quantum Break will be delayed until 2016. Via a site that he writes for, xet.be, he writes that (translated) "Back in...

News: Hideo Kojima Debunks Metal Gear Rising 2 Tease at Taipei Game Show

Hideo Kojima Debunks Metal Gear Rising 2 Tease at Taipei Game Show

"Slice that rumor!"

After a weekend of heated rumor and speculation, Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima and Konami producer Ken-ichiro Imaizumi, have denied that a sequel to Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was teased during the Taipei Game Show. The speculation was debunked by Geoff Keighley via Twitter, confirming the tease wasn't for "Metal...