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News: Microsoft Adds New Free Xbox Live Gamerpics For All

Microsoft Adds New Free Xbox Live Gamerpics For All

Spice up your profile

Microsoft has released a whole batch of free Xbox Live Gamerpics for players to use on their profile. From right now, you can get your hands on new pics from Minecraft, Killer Instinct, Quantum Break, Gears of War 4, Tom Clancy's The Division and a fair few others. All you need to do is hit up the profile customization page on...

E3 2015: Xbox Live Gold Members in for an Extra Exclusive

Xbox Live Gold Members in for an Extra Exclusive

Rewards ahoy...

According to a promotional email sent out by Microsoft today to promote their E3 presser, Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be in for a little surprise, in the form of some sort of an exclusive offer. The text reads simply: Gold members exclusive: For our Gold members, be sure to be on the lookout for a special exclusive. Way to...

News: A 3GB Patch Awaits Evolve Players on Launch Day

A 3GB Patch Awaits Evolve Players on Launch Day

Day-one patch addresses feedback from community

Before you can enter your first online match tomorrow in Evolve, you'll need to download a mandatory 3GB patch that will improve things like load times and bug fixes. Turtle Rock Studios explained on their blog how they have learned a lot from the Big Alpha and Open Beta during the last few months;...

News: Will Arnett To Star In New Xbox Live Series, Game Chat

Will Arnett To Star In New Xbox Live Series, Game Chat

Take it to the (Devon) Banks

Actor Will Arnett (30 Rock, Arrested Development) has confirmed that he will star in a new series that will run on Xbox Live, entitled Game Chat. Arnett Tweeted a link to a teaser trailer earlier, which sees him and three others sitting on a couch playing games, hitting each other with some corking one liners. We reckon...

News: More Xbox Live Issues Rear Their Heads

More Xbox Live Issues Rear Their Heads

Xbox 360 goes dark

While the connectivity issues Microsoft's been having lately seem to have been solved for Xbox One users (knock on wood), the problems only seem to be growing for the Xbox 360. Today, reports of Xbox 360 gamers not even being able to boot up their games and applications are streaming in. Instead of their games loading, all they...

News: Xbox Live Service Alert Lowered (Update)

Xbox Live Service Alert Lowered (Update)

Xbox Live stable... Nearly

Following up from our recent report regarding the Xbox Live service alert, the majority of Xbox Live services have been fully restored and Microsoft has lowered the alert level. At the time of writing, Xbox Live is sitting in the recovery ward, after experiencing connectivity issues with Xbox Video and Xbox Music stores...

News: Microsoft Xbox Live Service Alert Issued

Microsoft Xbox Live Service Alert Issued

Technical issues.

Microsoft has issues an Xbox Live service alert and are currently working to resolve issues with connectivity and other services. The news came when Microsoft issued the alert via their support page over the weekend, acknowledging problems with "Downloading items that you have already purchased" and limited playback functionality...