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3 hrs 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, Microsoft Xbox

7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

British Kids Toss Gaming Consoles for Tablets and Smartphones

It's not a console anymore. Instead, according to a study of the gaming habits of British children, 46% of four to six-year-olds now play games on a tablet or smartphone.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, DS, Video Games

11 hrs ago | Gamasutra

Epic releases Unreal Engine 4.1, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One support

For the first time since the company first made it available by subscription last month, Epic Games has released an Unreal Engine 4 update.


Related Topix: Gears of War, Epic Games, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Microsoft Xbox, Unreal Engine 4, Epic

12 hrs ago |

Konami Frees MGS Ground Zeroes Content - News

Hideo Kojima's personal assistant has revealed that Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes content that was previously locked exclusively to console platforms will be going multi-platform... for free.


Related Topix: Konami, Kojima Productions, Metal Gear Solid, Video Games

17 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, Microsoft Xbox, Video Games, FIFA 14, iPhone and iPad App, EA Canada, EA Sports, Wii U

19 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, Microsoft Xbox, iPhone and iPad App, Video Games, EA Canada, EA Sports, Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment

21 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Dark Souls 2: PC's 60fps, 4K Graphics Compared To Xbox 360, PS3

You may love this game on one of the geriatric twins, the Xbox 360 or PS3, but you're really shortchanging yourself the ability to experience Dark Souls II the way it was meant to be played if you aren't entertaining the idea of running the game at 1080p and 60 frames per second.


Related Topix: From Software, The, Namco Bandai Games America, Dark Souls, Video Games, Deep Silver, PS3, Dark Souls II, Namco Bandai Games

Wed Apr 23, 2014


Parametric Sound Announces Common Stock Offering

Parametric Sound Corporation announced today that it intends to offer and sell approximately $45 million of its common stock in an underwritten public offering.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

CBS Local

8-Year-Old Working To Provide Smoke Detectors For Strangers

It started as a simple act of kindness, but has now grown into a much larger effort to keep people safe.


Related Topix: Fire, Video Games

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, Microsoft Xbox


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, Microsoft Xbox

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: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games

'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, PS3, Microsoft Xbox

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, Microsoft Xbox, Long Beach, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Xbox One hitting Japan September 4

Microsoft Japan has revealed that the Xbox One will finally be hitting shelves in Japan on September 4th, 2014.


Related Topix: Turn 10, Forza Motorsport, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Capcom, Konami, Kojima Productions, Metal Gear Solid, Dead Rising, The, Kinect, Deep Silver


Warface exits beta, enters warzone on Xbox 360

As was previously announced , Crytek Kiev-developed FPS Warface officially launched on Xbox 360 today following its near one-month open beta phase.


Related Topix: Crytek, Ryse, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Trion Worlds, Warface, 2012, Gliese Games, EA Games, Crysis 3

Next Gen Gears of War - Bleeding Edge - News

A job posting - one of 13 currently in circulation - for work on GoW as a Senior Rendering Engineer, states that the new title will use, 'bleeding edge new rendering techniques to deliver best in class visuals for an AAA Console game.'


Related Topix: Gears of War, Epic Games, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, The, AAA, Deep Silver, Microsoft Xbox

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: Video Games, Microsoft Xbox, PS3, Keyboards, Mice


Dragon Age: Inquisition dated for October in awe-inspiring new story trailer

Over the past few weeks BioWare has been keeping our embers glowing for Dragon Age: Inquisition with a selection of screenshots showcasing the beautiful world of Thedas.


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Dragon Age: Inquisition

The Walking Dead coming to PS4, says GameStop

According to a retail listing from GameStop , a remastered version of the award-winning adventure game will arrive on the PS4 June 17th.


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Activision, Terminal Reality, Video Games, Tomb Raider, Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix, Game., Ubisoft, Rayman Legends