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News: Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One Spotted Online

Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One Spotted Online

Wouldn't it be sweet?

Austrian game store Gameware.at may have gotten the jump on the rest of the world this morning, as they've listed Resident Evil 4 HD for Xbox One as being due for release in 2014. Capcom hasn't so much as made mention of the title undergoing the HD-ification process for consoles, but has just released the Resident Evil 4...

Rumour: Rio To Bring Xbox 360 Games to Xbox One?

Rio To Bring Xbox 360 Games to Xbox One?

Dancing in the sand?

CNET are reporting that the recent-outed game streaming service that Microsoft are working on - codenamed either "Rio" or "Ridgeway" - could be used to stream Xbox 360 titles to the Xbox One. With Microsoft's new machine being entirely unable to play Xbox 360 titles (unless you consider plugging your 360 into your One and...

Rumour: Xbox One to Launch on November 8th

Xbox One to Launch on November 8th

Leaked documents point to date

The Xbox One may well be available in stores on November 8th. That's according to Kotaku, who have managed to get their hands on a document leaked by a marketing company that produces signage and product placement plans for Walmart in the US. The document lists a whole bunch of upcoming midnight launches that will...

Rumour: Microsoft to Bundle FIFA 14 With Xbox One

Microsoft to Bundle FIFA 14 With Xbox One

Now this is an interesting angle.

"Two senior industry sources" are claiming that Microsoft is due to bundle EA's upcoming soccer title FIFA 14 with the Xbox One in Europe, all for the announced launch price of £429.99, claims industry rag MVC. Now, there have been many suggestions that Microsoft is going to reduce the price of the Xbox One launch...

Rumour: Kinect-Free Xbox One Bundles to Launch In 2014

Kinect-Free Xbox One Bundles to Launch In 2014

We're surprised the rumour took this long.

Machinima's Inside Gaming Daily is reporting a rumour that Microsoft are planning on launching a Kinect-free Xbox One bundle in the summer of 2014. They even go so far as to suggest that two different bundles will be on the cards. A "standard" bundle, and one that contains a smaller hard drive. The goal of...

News: Analyst Suggests Pre-Launch Xbox One Price Cut Is On The Way

Analyst Suggests Pre-Launch Xbox One Price Cut Is On The Way

Really?

MCV are reporting that RW Baird's Senior Equity Research Analyst Colin Sebastian, is predicting a price cut for the Xbox One before it even hits the shelves. Sebastian, who recently predicted that both the Xbox One and PS4 will be hard to find on the shelves this Christmas due to shipment numbers, thinks that the platform holder is "working...

News: Crackdown 3 On The Cards for Xbox One?

Crackdown 3 On The Cards for Xbox One?

Phil Spencer drops the hint.

There's no official confirmation as yet, but it seems that a third title in the Crackdown series may well be on the way. A graphic used at Microsoft's Xbox Reveal event in May featured an Agility Orb from the game, but nothing has been mentioned about it since. In speaking to IGN though, Microsoft's Phil Spencer seems...

News: Xbox One Game Sharing May Not Have Been As Great As We All Thought

Xbox One Game Sharing May Not Have Been As Great As We All Thought

"Disgruntled Employee" spills the beans.

When Microsoft reversed their plans to use restrictive DRM in the Xbox One, we all thought that the much celebrated "Family Policy" would be stripped from the device as a result. That policy related to sharing your game library with members of your "family." You could nominate up to 10 people - from anywhere...

News: Fable HD Teased for Xbox 360

Fable HD Teased for Xbox 360

Or that's what we think, anyway.

Lionhead Studios has started to make a few waves regarding the possibility of a HD remake of the original Fable. Yesterday, the company set up a new discussion forum on their site specifically for Fable, and posted a teaser trailer that kicks off with a bunch of simulated users asking the company when the game is...

News: Amazon UK Prices Xbox One at £599

Amazon UK Prices Xbox One at £599

Crikey!

The headline very much says it all, but Amazon UK have set a placeholder price on the Xbox One of a somewhat unrealistic £599.99. Amazon makes it very clear on the page that the final price has not been confirmed, and that if you preorder now and the price goes down before launch - which it will - you'll pay the lower price. As it stands,...

News: Mirror's Edge 2 Appears on Amazon Germany

Mirror's Edge 2 Appears on Amazon Germany

It couldn't be...could it?

While rumours of a Mirror's Edge sequel have been circulating for an awfully long time, we're still waiting on confirmation. However, today - via the medium of the retailer's listing - things might have stepped up a little. Amazon Germany have listed Mirror's Edge 2 for Xbox 360, along with a mocked-up temporary packshot...

Rumour: Kinect for Xbox One has a Confusing Name

Kinect for Xbox One has a Confusing Name

And that's an understatement.

During Microsoft's hardware reveal event yesterday, not much was said about the new Kinect device itself. Sure, we saw what it could do in terms of navigating through menus and switching between The Price Is Right and the big NFL football match of the week, but what do we call the new device? "Kinect 2 for Xbox One"?...

News: Xbox Fitness Domains Registered

Xbox Fitness Domains Registered

Kinect One will help you shift the pounds

Microsoft has registered two domains this morning that could possibly point to one of the titles that they're set to reveal at E3 in a shade over two weeks' time. XboxFitness.info and XboxFitness.biz were picked up yesterday, while the company already owns the XboxFitness.com domain, and has done since...

Rumour: New Xbox Dashboard to Hit Beta in June

New Xbox Dashboard to Hit Beta in June

Cross-console messaging and more.

According to The Verge, the next version of the Xbox 360's dashboard will enter beta testing in late June or early July, as preperations for the next Xbox console launch will be hotting up. The new user interface will feature a refreshed look, and will feature smaller "Live Tiles" a little more like the ones that...

Rumour: New Xbox is Called 'Xbox Infinity'

New Xbox is Called 'Xbox Infinity'

May 21st can't come soon enough

As we get closer and closer to the reveal of the next Xbox, anticipation is quickly rising among the gaming community as to what exactly Microsoft will bring to the next-gen race. Possibly the most talked about debate surrounding the next Xbox is the name itself. According to the International Business Times and IGN,...

News: Next Generation Xbox to Show Up at gamescom

Next Generation Xbox to Show Up at gamescom

Destination Cologne

Once the Xbox Reveal show is a distant memory, and the post-E3 fallout has cleared, gamescom in Cologne, Germany is the place to be. Attendees this year will be in for a bit of a treat, as our good friend Graeme Boyd (AceyBongos to the Twitter set) has all but confirmed that the next generation Xbox will be on show at the event,...

News: Rumour Debunked: New Sonic in Development

Rumour Debunked: New Sonic in Development

Shot down.

Our good chums over at Nintendo Life have dug up a bit of tasty information via NeoGAF, that suggests that a new Sonic the Hedgehog title is in development at Sega (as you'd expect), but that itwill be heading to Microsoft's next-generation Xbox, as well as the Xbox 360. The new game - allegedly entitled "Sonic Excursion" - is apparently...

Rumour: Next Xbox to be Called Xbox Fusion

Next Xbox to be Called Xbox Fusion

Domain name registrations point towards it.

The bloodhounds over at domain-watchers Fusible have spotted something that could point toward the name of the next Xbox, which is due to revealed on May 21st. Back in June 2012, Microsoft registered the phrase "Fusion" as a trademark, along with two related marks. Now, it seems that they've snapped up...

Rumour: Respawn Working on 360/720 Exclusive Title

Respawn Working on 360/720 Exclusive Title

Ex-Call of Duty team forms up.

The intrepid folks at Kotaku are running a report today that claims that Respawn Entertainment - which features some of the folks that brought you the earlier Call of Duty titles, of course - are working on a brand new IP that will be exclusive to the Xbox 360, and Microsoft's next-generation console. Rumoured to be...