Local Tech Wire
Selling out: Xbox One sales top 2 million in 18 days
Microsoft says more than 2 million of its Xbox One consoles have been sold since the system's launch 18 days ago as the company vies to keep pace with Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 4 during the holiday season.
MSI introduces the Radeon R9 270X Gaming 4G
MSI introduces the Radeon R9 270X Gaming 4G. This custom card features a dual-slot cooling solution, a 1030MHz base clock, 1120MHz boost, and 4GB GDDR5 memory clocked at 5600MHz.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Footage of Crytek's first mobile CryEngine game
Ryse developer Crytek has announced The Collectables, its first free-to-play mobile game that will use the company's shiny CryEngine technology.
Microsoft adds A 5 to the price of exclusive digital Xbox One games in the UK
All that turmoil deciding whose next-gen colors you were going to wear might have come down to one thing: which one has the launch titles , or exclusives you want.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Some Artists Behind Game Of Thrones Take On An Xbox One Launch Game
We've covered the work of German studio Karakter before here on Fine Art, but since the company just finished up some work on Xbox One launch title Ryse - not to mention the third season of HBO's Game of Thrones - now's as good a time as any for a fresh look at their stuff.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Any Idea How Much Ea's Humble Bundle Raised? a Lot
Humble Bundles are win-win-win situations. Publishers look good for supporting charity and offering a good deal on their games, gamers score titles at absurdly low prices, and charities get a big influc of desperately-needed money.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Gamers Log 50M Hours on Xbox One in 11 Days
Less than two weeks after the Xbox One hit store shelves, gamers have already spent more than 50 million hours on their new consoles, Microsoft revealed on Tuesday.
Out of control
Sony and Microsoft have unleashed their newest gaming consoles just in time for them to kill students' productivity during the busiest time of the semester.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
First approved independent Xbox One developers include several well-known studios
Chris Charla, director of ID@Xbox, wrote a blog post announcing the first approved developers , saying that thousands of developers applied for the program, and Microsoft will "continue to make some big strides to lower the barriers for independent developers to self-publish on Xbox One."
The New Zealand Herald
Game review: Ryse: Son of Rome
If you're squeamish, stay away from Ryse . Due to the astonishingly realistic graphics, the limb-severing gore on offer may be too much for some gamers, but others will relish it.
First batch of self-publishing Xbox One developers include Double Fine, Crytek
Microsoft listed 33 developers that will be participating in its ID@Xbox self-publishing program for Xbox One.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Xbox One counts sales in zombie kills despite tight availability
Xbox One gamers have spent more than 50m hours playing titles and consuming entertainment on their next-gen console, Microsoft has announced, warning that "demand is far exceeding supply" in each of the thirteen countries the PS4 rival has launched in.
Todd Papy joins Crytek as Game Director
Early last month God of War: Ascension director Todd Papy confirmed that he had left Sony Santa Monica to move to Germany with his family.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Did Microsoft's Xbox One Really Beat Sony's PlayStation 4 in Black Friday Sales?
If you're only half-paying attention to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One sales, you might have the sense that both consoles are tied.
Todd Papy lands at Crytek for new project
Papy announced his departure from Sony Santa Monica, where had worked since July 2006, via Twitter last month.
The Michigan Daily Online
Next generation hardware arrives with underwhelming launch offerings
While games for Nintendo's WiiU and 3DS rake in the rave reviews, the average aggregate appraisals on Metacritic for four of the most anticipated Xbox One exclusives - "Dead Rising 3," "Forza Motorsport 5," "Killer Instinct" and "Ryse: Son of Rome" - sits at 73 on Metacritic.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Amazon Cyber Monday deals include Xbox One games, GTA 5
Ryse: Son of Rome and other Xbox One titles listed as part of Amazon's Cyber Monday Deals.
Xbox Games: Free at a Cost For Those With Defective Consoles
While many are enjoying their brand new Xbox One with all its bells and whistles, some are having mixed feelings about their faulty gifts and Microsoft's solution.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Beautiful racer Forza 5 selects reverse gear a little too often
Review: Some of the Xbox One launch line-up exclusives - Forza Motorsport 5, Dead Rising 3, Ryse: Son of Rome IT'S got beauty, it's got brains, it's even got a bit of brawn.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Xbox One, PS4 display different strengths
The Xbox One comes with an improved version of the Kinect motion sensor. Not only can it detect your presence and recognize your face, in light or dark, it can also recognize your voice and certain commands.