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1 hr ago | IGN

P90X Comes to Xbox Fitness

P90X for Xbox Fitness - a 30-day workout program - features five all-new routines to get people in shape.


Related Topix: Kinect, Video Games, P90X, Fitness

4 hrs ago | DailyGame

Dance Central Spotlight Song List: Not Just 10 Deep

When the Dance Central Spotlight release date rolls around on Sept. 2, there's bound to be some confusion.


Related Topix: Dance Central, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360

4 hrs ago | Joystiq

ESRB rates Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 for Xbox One

The ESRB has issued a content rating for the unannounced Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 , suggesting that a sequel to Halfbrick's fruit-eviscerating action game will soon find its way to the Xbox One.


Related Topix: Ninja!, Video Games, Kinect, Halfbrick Studios, Fruit Ninja Kinect, The, Deep Silver, THQ, Puss in Boots, X360

5 hrs ago |

Wargaming August Extravaganza Begins

Wargaming today announced the start of August Extravaganza, an event that spans across all Wargaming combat games in North America, encompassing World of Tanks, World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition, World of Tanks Blitz and World of Warplanes.


Related Topix: World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition,, Video Games

9 hrs ago | Joystiq

Commander, watch the Master Chief Collection, Mass Effect SDCC panels

If you weren't able to attend, Microsoft and BioWare have published full video of their respective San Diego Comic Con panels on Halo: the Master Chief Collection and the next Mass Effect .


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Video Games, Mass Effect, Commander, Microsoft, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Xbox

11 hrs ago |

Strike Suit Zero and Motocross Madness now free with Xbox Live Gold

Right now you can fire up your console and download a free, albeit older, game through the Games with Gold program.


Related Topix: Motocross Madness, Bongfish, Video Games, Bethesda Softworks, Dishonored, Arkane Studios, X360, Microsoft Xbox

14 hrs ago | TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Tip o' the Week #232 - Xbox, Watch TV. Xbox! Watch Tee Vee

When the Xbox One released last year, the Kinect sensor promised a great new experience in watching live TV through the console.


Related Topix: Kinect, Video Games, Audio and Video, Electronics

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Boy Genius

Did Microsoft just botch another Xbox One launch?

Microsoft's exclusive deal with China Telecom to bring the Xbox One to a huge new market could be the boost the company needs to begin catching up with the PlayStation 4 , but one major detail might be curtailing sales before the console even launches: The price.


Related Topix: Kinect, Video Games, X360, Microsoft Xbox, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE


Nintendo posts another losing quarter, but at least Wii U sales are up

If you thought the arrival of Mario Kart 8 was going to turn things around for Nintendo, I have bad news for you.


Related Topix: Video Games, Nintendo, Wii U, Mario Kart 8, The, Deep Silver, WII, Kinect

Cortana to speak with a British accent

A week ago we reported that the developer preview for Cortana in the UK should be heading to these shores in the next few weeks.


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Video Games, Jen Taylor

Wed Jul 30, 2014


My, What Big Doors You Have

Raphael Lbke is lead concept artist at Nordic Games, the guys who now own the rights to everything from Darksiders to Red Faction.


Related Topix: Techland, Dead Island: Riptide, Video Games, Deep Silver, Project Spark


State of Decay Developer to Announce New Game on Monday - IGN

State of Decay developer Undead Labs will be announcing a new game on Monday, and it has nothing to do with zombies.


Related Topix: Undead Labs, State of Decay, Video Games

5 reasons why Nintendo's Wii U has risen from the dead

Nintendo's first quarter financial year 2015 results don't make for pretty reading for the company.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Wii U, Video Games, Mario Kart 8, Nintendo Land, The, Deep Silver, WII, Kinect

Deep Silver buys 'Homefront: The Revolution;' Crytek UK shuts its doors

Thanks to its parent company Koch Media, video game publisher Deep Silver has acquired the " Homefront " series Wednesday from the financially-troubled Crytek , which includes "Homefront: The Revolution."


Related Topix: Crytek, Ryse, Video Games, Homefront, THQ, Kaos Studios

Over 4.6 million played the 'Destiny' Beta on PlayStation and Xbox

On Wednesday, video game publisher Activision announced over four million players participated in the " Destiny " beta via the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One .


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Halo, 343 Industries, Activision, Destiny, X360, Bungie Software, Microsoft Xbox


Xbox One to launch in China on 23rd September

The basic console bundle will be priced at A 3,699 - the same price that Xbox One costs in the UK now without Kinect.


Related Topix: Kinect, Video Games, Rare Ltd., Kinect Sports, Microsoft Xbox

Computer And Video Games

Xbox One China launch date and price confirmed

Console bundles will begin at 3,699 RMB , while a Day One limited edition system will be priced at 4,299 RMB .


Related Topix: Turn 10, Forza Motorsport, Video Games, The, Rare Ltd., Kinect Sports, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox

York Press

Gamers to experience Roman York in new videogame

Ryse: Son Of Rome allows players to take control of a General during the Roman occupation of Britain, along with his legion, and has received largely positive reviews since it was released at the end of last year.


Related Topix: Ryse, Crytek, Video Games

Tue Jul 29, 2014


'Pinball FX 2' (ALL) Delayed In Order To Implement Table Transfers

Pinball FX 2 takes the pinball genre to another level with the most advanced ball physics and social features to date, along with a new collection of beautifully designed tables.


Related Topix: Zen Studios, Pinball FX, Video Games, Pinball FX 2, Plants vs. Zombies, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Star Wars Pinball

Updates to "World Of Tanks" (Microsoft Xbox 360): New listing + Summary

World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition is the premier team-based action game dedicated to armored combat on game consoles.


Related Topix: 2010, Video Games, X360, World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition,