Microsoft “Scarlett Cloud” will be cheaper version of the Xbox Two dedicated to game streaming

We already know that Microsoft is working on the next generation of their console and it has been previously reported that there will be multiple versions.  Microsoft has not confirmed any details, but reports surrounding the follow-up to the Xbox One have begun to spring up online in recent weeks. The new console codenamed Scarlet … Read more

Next-Gen Xbox to be released in 2020 – Project Scarlet includes a family of devices. One X2?

Speculation about the next generation of consoles is starting to build up, with a lot of it focussing on the Sony PS5 and it using an AMD built Navi based chip. It has also been said that the hotly anticipated Starfield won’t release on the current generation hardware, and Elder Scrolls VI certainly won’t. However, Microsoft … Read more

E3 Highlights: Cyberpunk 2077, Elder Scrolls VI, Starfield & Fallout 76

Cyberpunk-2077

Sadly, I don’t have enough time to cover games very often, but it is hard to ignore the biggest games show of the year, E3. There has been a huge number of press conferences and trailer releases already, with lots of games to get excited about, but I have cherry-picked my top 4. Cyberpunk 2077 … Read more

The Battle Royale Games for 2018: Fortnite vs PUBG & others

Fortnite

The Battle Royale genre has been around for a while now, with Battle Royale style mods developed back in 2012 for Minecraft, then PlayerUnknown a mod for ARMA 2/DayZ being released in 2013 which later evolved into a standalone game we now know as Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds or PUBG for short. It was the early … Read more

Microsoft finally announce the Xbox One X

Everyone already knew Project Scorpio was in development, which is now named the Xbox One X. Most of the specifications have been leaked too, but now we have firm details on its looks, release date and specifications. Being released November 7th worldwide, priced at $499 or £449, the One X will be the most powerful … Read more

Microsoft kills off Xbox as we know it. Merges PC/Xbox Platforms

Microsoft have announced that they are effectively killing off the Xbox platform as we know it and instead will be unifying the platform with PC using Universal Windows Applications (UWAs). Universal Windows Applications (UWAs) have been one of Microsoft focusses for a while now and it is a development platform that will allow games to … Read more

Microsoft spent $100 million on controller prototypes for Xbox One

The new Xbox One controller is not particularly different from the Xbox 360 controller, but it turns out that Microsoft spent some serious cash on researching new possibilities. GamesBeat has done a series on the new controller and they revealed that MS spent $100 million researching and building prototypes which included a controller that emitted … Read more