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Halo 5: Guardians Revealed

Published on May 16, 2014 By Lawrence Diego

Microsoft has revealed more news about the “Halo for Xbox One” project we saw teased at last year’s E3 media briefing. The next Halo game is officially titled Halo 5: Guardians, with the release being Fall 2015…   In the past, “Halo” games have pushed the Xbox forward, showcasing the console and its ecosystem in […]

Halo 4 Limited Edition Announced, No Legendary Edition

Published on May 16, 2012 By Lawrence Diego

343 Industries announced a limited edition of Halo 4 today, and it’s box packs a lot of bang for your buck. Available for pre-order today for the price of $99, this Limited Edition nets you the following:          War Games Map Pack Access – The Limited Edition includes access to nine maps – three […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Published on November 24, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Just wanted to wish Happy Thanksgiving to all of you that celebrate it! As a gift of thanks, we are giving away a couple of codes. I know I said on Twitter that we have some PAX stuff to give away, and I ended up holding off on that for future holiday giveaways (Read: Christmas). […]

Microsoft Announces Multiple Release Dates at Gamescom 2011

Published on August 16, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Sorry for the lack of updates lately. Our staff has found themselves completely busy in the last couple of months. Don’t worry though because we’re slowly getting back to full speed. So here we go… Microsoft held their Gamescom press conference yesterday in Cologne, Germany. During their press conference, they showed many demoes. I won’t […]

E3 2011: New Halo Trilogy and Halo: Combat Evolved – Anniversary Announced

Published on June 6, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Halfway through Microsoft’s Press Briefing, they announced Halo: Combat Evolved – Anniversary. The game is being developed by both Saber Interactive and Certain Iffinity (responsible for their work on the second map pack for Halo: Reach). Halo CE Anniversary will use the Halo: Reach game engine. Gameplay won’t be changed, but everything will be remasted, […]

E3 2011: Xbox – Beacons, Cloud Storage, and Summer of Arcade Lineup

Published on June 6, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Immediately after Microsoft finished up with the E3 briefing, we received a press release announcing several more features to Xbox Live. In addition to the new dashboard, Bing support, YouTube support, Enhanced Kinect Voice Support, and more, we have a thing called Beacons, Cloud storage, and this year’s Summer of Arcade lineup. Beacons. Beacons are […]

E3 2011: Microsoft Press Briefing – Live Updates!

Published on June 5, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

  Microsoft’s Keynote event is taking place on June 6, 2011 at 9am. Not going to be there? Don’t worry, we wont be there either, but we will be live blogging the event HERE as we’ll be watching the live stream. Tweet

Xbox 360 System Update Preview Program – Sign-ups Now Live!

Published on March 29, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

  Just like last year, Microsoft is holding a Xbox 360 System Update Preview program. According to Major Nelson, this program is only open to US based residents, due to disc limitations. Signing up gives you a preview to help prepare for an updated Xbox 360 disc format. You will also receive a copy of […]

Xbox Updates All Around This Week

Published on January 18, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Major Nelson has revealed that the Xbox 360 is due to get an update tomorrow. This mandatory update will re-enable the option for the console to boot straight to the disc in the tray. This option was removed in a previous update, but it looks like too many people missed that feature. This option will […]

Xbox Live Friend Referral Now Live

Published on January 14, 2011 By Marissa Espericueta

Microsoft has launched a Referral program for Xbox Live. Referring friends to upgrade to Gold Status will score you a token that can be redeemed for four different rewards. Get your free member friend to go Gold and (1) you and your friend will each get 400 Microsoft Points* or (2) 600 Microsoft Points*, depending […]