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Halo 4 Limited Edition Xbox 360 Console Announced

As is customary for every big game launch for a first-party Microsoft franchise, a new, snazzed-up limited edition Xbox 360 console is being released to accompany the launch of Halo 4. Sporting a sleek, futuristic blue, silver, and carbon metal … Continue reading

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Microsoft Reserves “Xbox 8″ Domain Names

Amidst the sea of rumors of an Xbox 720 in the works, Microsoft gives everyone an odd reason for pause by reserving several domain names revolving around a potential “Xbox 8″. It seems to be an obvious fit for Microsoft, … Continue reading

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How the Xbox 360 Defied Traditional Console Sales Trends

If you said back in 2005 that the Xbox 360 would be pushing more units than the most popular video game console of all time (PS2) did at a similar point in its life cycle most gamers would dismiss you … Continue reading

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Microsoft Finally Issuing Refunds for Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition

Previously, we reported that Microsoft and 4J Studios were denying purchasers of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition refunds if they were upset about the lack of split-screen functionality on SDTVs. Fortunately, since then, Microsoft has had a change of heart, and … Continue reading

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Activision’s Timeline for Destiny #1 Inadvertently Reveals Microsoft’s Plan for the 360 and 720

It appears that the 360 will begin falling out of favor with developers around the fall of next year, or at least that’s what Activision revealed in their blockbuster publishing deal with Bungie. However, the transitory period from current to … Continue reading

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Spec Ops: The Line Demo Impressions

Recently, rookie developer Yager Development released the Spec Ops: The Line demo for Xbox 360 and PS3, and although the game might not have the hype surrounding other big budget titles, it appears to be approaching the third-person cover shooter … Continue reading

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Far Cry 3 Closed Multiplayer Beta Coming This Summer

Ubisoft recently announced that the popular Far Cry franchise’s latest addition will be getting a closed multiplayer beta over the summer. Although the notion of a “closed” beta usually implies a limited amount of players and keys, Ubisoft has noted … Continue reading

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Are XBLA Games Overshadowing Exclusive Triple-A Releases for the Xbox 360?

The quality to expense ratio, otherwise known as getting the most bang for your buck, is perhaps the biggest influencing factor mulled over by individuals in the market for a new game. Up until fairly recently, these gamers were presented … Continue reading

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Minecraft Owners Denied Refunds for Lack of Split-Screen

The recently released Xbox 360 edition of the ever popular world-building game, Minecraft has had a somewhat rocky launch, as the game’s split-screen ability was not properly elaborated on to early purchasers. Unbeknownst to many of those who bought the … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer to Bring Kinect-Controlled Browsing to Xbox 360

According to recent news from The Verge, Microsoft is allegedly doing internal testing on an upcoming Internet Explorer app for the Xbox 360, which is controllable using Kinect voice commands. The browser is said to be a modified version of … Continue reading

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