June2020

  • News Here's What's Included In The June 2020 Xbox One Update

    Available now

    The June 2020 Xbox One update has officially arrived, and Microsoft has detailed some of its new features. The main addition this month is "simplified digital library management," which adds overlays to Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Live Gold and EA Access game tiles, helping you to more easily identify which game/s belong to which services...

  • Rumour July's Xbox Series X Event Will 'Absolutely Bring The Heat'

    Third-party games also set to feature

    Microsoft is set to host a big first-party focused Xbox Series X event in July, and according to a trusted industry insider, the company will "absolutely bring the heat" for the Xbox 20/20 showcase. The comments were made by Shinobi602, Communications Manager at Wushu Studios, who explained to fans on Resetera...

  • News Aaron Greenberg Reminds Us Third-Party Games Will "Look And Play Great" On Xbox Series X

    Also known as the world's most powerful console

    Sony has finally revealed the PlayStation 5. As you've likely already seen, a lot of the same third-party games announced for this system are coming to the Xbox Series X. So how impressive will they be on Microsoft's next-generation video game hardware? GM of Xbox Game Marketing, Aaron Greenberg, took...

  • News Xbox Exec Congratulates Phil Spencer On 30 Years At Microsoft

    "A great leader and a great friend"

    This year marks the 30th year since Xbox boss Phil Spencer officially joined Microsoft on a full-time basis, and Xbox CFO Tim Stuart has publicly congratulated him on Twitter. Taking to the social media platform, Stuart noted that the Xbox head has been "a great leader and a great friend," and shared a picture of...

  • Video Microsoft Unveils New Trailer For The Xbox Series X

    The hype train rolls on

    Microsoft has revealed a new, updated trailer for the Xbox Series X on the Xbox YouTube page. This one, which it's calling "Power Your Dreams," splices bits of hardware footage with representative gameplay from the likes of Assassin's Creed Valhalla and Bright Memory Infinite, as well as the all-new boot screen logo. The new...

  • News Xbox Is Reportedly Getting A New, Overhauled Mobile App

    Expected to be ready before Xbox Series X

    Last week, screenshots were leaked of an upcoming Xbox Store redesign on consoles, which appears to be heading to Xbox One and Xbox Series X in the future. And now, Windows Central is reporting that the Xbox app for Android and iOS is also being rebuilt from the ground-up. According to the website's...

  • News Cyberpunk 2077's Xbox One X Bundle Includes The First DLC Expansion

    Continue your stay in Night City

    If you're still unsure about whether or not you should purchase the Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X Limited Edition bundle, it's worth pointing out that it will also include a digital copy of the game and the first DLC expansion. While we're sure some of our readers are already aware of this, we thought it was a rather...

  • News The Xbox App Has Begun Rolling Out Mod Support For PC Games

    Into the Breach, State of Decay and more

    Ever since the new Xbox (Beta) app for PC was first released, players have been questioning whether their favourite PC games, including Xbox Game Pass titles, will eventually get mod support. Now, it looks like Microsoft has begun rolling out this feature, with multiple games offering the ability to enable...

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  • Guide The Biggest Xbox 360 Offers In The Huge Deals Unlocked Sale

    All backwards compatible on Xbox One

    Yesterday marked the beginning of the Xbox Deals Unlocked Sale, which runs on the Microsoft Store until June 15. But since we first rounded up some of the major offers, a fairly wide array of backwards compatible Xbox games have also been added to the sale. So, with that in mind, we've picked out some of the...

  • News The Xbox Console Companion App For Windows 10 Is Being Replaced

    By the new Xbox app

    If you regularly use (and update) the Xbox Console Companion App on your Windows 10 PC, you might have noticed that it's displaying a new message. It's now prompting you to download "the new Xbox app," which is said to be replacing the Xbox Console Companion. "Discover and download new games with Xbox Game Pass, see what your...

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  • News The Xbox Series X Will Launch In Japan This Holiday, Confirms Microsoft

    Revealed by Famitsu

    According to Japanese outlet Famitsu, Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox Series X will launch in the country during the "2020 holiday season". Halo Infinite, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Scarlet Nexus and Bright Memory: Infinite have all been confirmed for domestic release so far (thanks VGC). This could mean Microsoft is...

  • News Sony Has Delayed This Week's PS5 Games Event

    "We do not feel that right now is a time for celebration"

    Sony has revealed that it has delayed this week's upcoming games-focused PS5 digital event in light of anti-racist protests currently taking place in the US. In a statement issued via Twitter, it noted it wanted to "stand back and allow more important voices to be heard." The company had...

  • Rumour Sega To Rebrand The Xbox Series X In Japan? Don't Count On It

    Key opinion leader weighs in

    Last week, a Japanese tech journalist teased he would reveal a "huge scoop" relating to SEGA on June 4th, as pointed out by Gematsu. But according to new reports, it won't be related to Microsoft. Various Xbox rumours were thrown around over the weekend, including that SEGA might be rebranding Microsoft's next-gen...

May2020