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1 hr ago | WinBeta

Xbox One SmartGlass, Wikipedia and Lync 2013 apps updated with minor improvements

Xbox One SmartGlass, Wikipedia and Lync 2013 apps for Windows Phone were recently updated, and each app update introduces a few new enhancements and bug fixes to improve the overall experience of the mentioned apps.


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

5 hrs ago | Popular Mechanics

This in-game Project CARS footage is stunning

For years, the Gran Turismo series has had the sim-racer market locked down on Playstation, and Forza has done the same with Xbox.


Related Topix: Slightly Mad Studios, CARS , Video Games, Autos, Motorcycles

6 hrs ago |

Hulu Plus remote control app hits Xbox One, PS3, PS4

If you're using Hulu Plus on your PlayStation 3, Playstation 4, or Xbox One, the team responsible for helping you control this situation are bringing some heat.


Related Topix: Video Games, X360, PS3, iPhone

10 hrs ago | Engadget

Xbox One and PlayStation 4 support added to Unreal Engine 4 in latest update

Moving a game from one platform to another -- from iOS to PC, from Xbox One to PlayStation 4 -- isn't as easy as it seems.


Related Topix: Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, X360, Unreal Engine 4, Epic, Mice, Gamepads

14 hrs ago | Metro

NEWRetailer cuts Xbox One price to 329, as Nintendo announce Mario Kart 8 bundle

Overclockers is offering the cheapest Xbox One bundle yet, with a free copy of FIFA 14, as Nintendo reveal a 300 new Wii U deal.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Mario Kart 8, X360, Video Games, FIFA 14, iPhone and iPad App, EA Canada, EA Sports, Wii U

16 hrs ago | Eurogamer

Xbox One and FIFA 14 bundle spotted for A 329

You can now buy an Xbox One console and FIFA 14 for A 329 at UK retailer Overclockers - that's A 100 cheaper than the console's original A 429 launch price.


Related Topix: FIFA 14, X360, iPhone and iPad App, Video Games, EA Canada, EA Sports, Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment

19 hrs ago | Eurogamer

The mystery of Final Fantasy 14's 'HD Quality' mode

A few Digital Foundry readers have pointed out that the PS4 version of Final Fantasy 14 features an interesting option in the display settings menu that allows you to select between two different rendering modes, labelled 'Full HD Quality' and 'HD Quality'.


Related Topix: Final Fantasy, Square Enix, Video Games, Rob Tom Roe, Pixel

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Check Out an 8-Minute Multiplayer Walk Through For Watch Dogs

Check Out an 8-Minute Multiplayer Walk Through For Watch Dogs Posted by Larry Csonka on 04.23.2014 Take a look... Here is a new 8-minute, multiplayer walkthrough for Watch Dogs.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, X360, PC


10-year-old schoolboy who claims he was raped 'watched porn on his Xbox', court told

With Gareth Anscombe being linked with a move to the Cardiff Blues, All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has expressed his frustration at the growing trend of fringe players leaving in search of international rugby No, says devoted fangirl Katie Dowling - the scene that's got everyone talking is part of the regular grotesquerie viewers should expect ... (more)


Related Topix: Infinite Games, _No Company, Video Games, 1XR

a Teenage girl was raped as she played on a computer games console, a court heard.

A jury at Bolton Crown Court was told how Daniel Brindle grabbed the 15-year-old girl as she sat on a bed alongside him as they both used an Xbox.


Related Topix: Video Games


First Call of Duty 2014 screenshot emerges

Ahead of the game's formal unveiling, the first Call of Duty 2014 screenshot has emerged, showing off a highly detailed character.


Related Topix: Activision, Call of Duty , Video Games

Xbox One Landing in Japan - News

With China opening up to console sales at last, Microsoft may well be less concerned with its never stellar sales of Xbox product in Japan.


Related Topix: X360, Video Games


Strict censorship guidelines revealed for console games in China, stomps on free speech

The Chinese government has released a comprehensive list of restrictions and guidelines to be placed on the content of console games allowed to be sold in the region following the lifting of a ban on the sale of consoles the PlayStation and Xbox earlier this year.


Related Topix: Video Games, Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, Grand Theft Auto, X360

'Minecraft' TU16 on Xbox 360 will likely release alongside Patch 1.06 on PS3

Now that Title Update 15 has released for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition , along with Patch 1.05 on the Playstation 3 version of the sandbox creation game, 4J Studios has announced their plans to begin work on Patch 1.06 for PS3 in addition to working on launching Minecraft on both Xbox One and PS4.


Related Topix: Minecraft, Video Games, Hidden Path Entertainment, Culture, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, PS3

Daily Star


Soldiers faces, as in this mugshot, above, are incredibly realistic with tiny details including pores, lines and individual hairs as visible as they'd be on a photograph.


Related Topix: Activision, Call of Duty , Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360


Xbox One Japan Release Date Finally Revealed

The news ends months of speculation about when the company's latest console will be available in the Japanese market, seeing as Sony's PS4 arrived there in February .


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

NBC New York

Teen's Home Swarmed by Cops in Apparent "Swatting" Hoax

Travis Graves is now believed to be a victim of a prank. Tracie Strahan has an exclusive interview with Graves.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Long Beach, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Press The Buttons

Amazon Goes Game Crazy Again With Lightning Deals

Pick up Titanfall for the Microsoft Xbox One for just $36.99 today all day long.


Related Topix: Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Video Games

KeyMander Review: Xbox One, 360, PS3 cheating made easy

To be clear before we begin, no amount of finesse is going to make you cheating in a game "right."


Related Topix: X360, Video Games, PS3, Keyboards, Mice

Geek News Central

Bespoke Arcades at The Gadget Show

Geeks of a certain age will remember fondly "going to the arcade" where much time and money was spent on video games.


Related Topix: Video Games, I-F, Electronic