Xbox Destiny Beta: What To Know & What to Expect

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Last week, buyers of Sony’s PS4 gaming console finally got the opportunity to try the Destiny Beta, a late test version of the final game that’ll be arriving this coming September. There’s been a lot of talk about the game since then. Unfortunately, owners of Microsoft’s consoles have had to sit on the sidelines, wondering […]

Destiny Beta Starts Early for All

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The Destiny Beta is now available for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 users, a day earlier than expected. Bungie’s Destiny Beta went offline yesterday for a maintenance period that was supposed to last for two days. Today however, in a bit of a surprise, Bungie says that it has finished up […]

Battlefield Hardline & Dragon Age Delayed

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Battlefield Hardline and Dragon Age Inquisition for the PS4, Xbox One and PC have been delayed. For weeks, Battlefield Hardline and Dragon Age Inquisition have been slated for releases in 2014 ahead of the holiday shopping season. Battlefield Hardline, EA’s follow up to Battlefield 4, is heading to PS4, Xbox One and PC. The company’s […]

Microsoft Reveals New Winning Xbox One Ad

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The Xbox One has failed to sell more than Sony’s PS4 for months. In June Microsoft decided it would start pushing games and selling the Xbox One at $399 to stabilize its sales base. As a new ad reveals, the company is now hoping to recapture a bit of its lost swagger by galvanizing its […]

New Assassin’s Creed: Unity Reveals Key Travel Changes & More

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French game developer Ubisoft isn’t ready to reveal everything about the next installment in its series of Assassin’s Creed games. That being said, it is finally ready to show off some of the new features and changes it was able to make in Assassin’s Creed: Unity since it’ll be released exclusively for next-generation consoles. Ubisoft […]

Dance Central Spotlight Release Date is September 2nd

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Xbox One owners hoping to find a great party title for even casual gamers to enjoy are in luck. After months without a new game exclusively for the Xbox One’s Kinect 2 sensor, today Harmonix Music announced that the Dance Central Spotlight release date is September 2nd. In addition to announcing the Dance Central Spotlight release date, […]

Madden 15 Release Nears, Rookies Respond to Ratings

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The latest version of EA Sports extremely popular NFL game is quickly approaching as the Madden NFL 15 release date nears, but before buyers can get in on the action themselves EA is giving Rookie players the first look at their ratings. Now that the debate of who will be on the cover of Madden […]

How to Clean an Xbox Controller

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Here’s how to clean the Xbox One and Xbox 360 controllers so that they’re pristine and not embarrassing the next time you have friends or family over to play a game. Keeping your Xbox controller clean is important. Sure, both consoles have a Kinect sensor that allows them to interpret hand gestures and voice commands, but […]

How to use Your iPhone to Change Channels on Your Xbox One

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The Xbox One is more than just a competent video game console. The original vision that Microsoft shared with watchers of its Xbox Revealed event put music and video entertainment on the same level as gaming. Mostly, all of this relies on the Xbox One’s Kinect 2 sensor and the HDMI pass-through port built into […]

Xbox Live Getting Facebook-like Facelift in New Xbox One Update

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When it announced the Xbox One last year, Microsoft made it clear that it planned to make significant changes to Xbox Live. As a new video reveals, many of those changes, which are coming in the Xbox One Update, will be familiar to anyone who has used Facebook in the last few years. As details […]

3 Destiny Beta Videos That Prove You Should Pre-Order

A number of Destiny Beta problems prevent some gamers from playing.

We’re only a single day into the Destiny Beta, but already a few Destiny Beta videos have cropped up, showcasing the best of the game’s combat and why Xbox One and PS4 users should pre-order the game as soon as they can. The first of these spectacular Destiny Beta videos began appearing last night, just […]

Destiny Companion App Arrives in Time for the Destiny Beta

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We’re mere hours away from the Destiny Beta and though the download isn’t yet available, PS4 users can kick off the festivities a bit early by download Destiny Companion, the second screen experience for the highly anticipated first-person shooter. Bungie, developer of Destiny, revealed their companion app for the game a few days ago. Just in time […]

3 Reasons Why Buying Digital Beats Xbox One & PS4 Titles on Disc

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It used to be that buying a video game console meant having to put up with a lot of little inconveniences. First there was purchasing the disc itself. Thankfully, the PS4 and Xbox One freed games from bondage. Microsoft and Sony mostly nailed the digital buying experience. With all the things that the two companies […]

Special Edition Xbox One Controller & Headset Arrives

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Earlier this year, Sony became the first of the two big entertainment console makers to reveal a special edition console with the Destiny PS4 Bundle. Now Microsoft is joining the club – sort of. Potential Xbox One buyers can’t expect a different colored version of the next-generation entertainment system, but they will be able to […]

Could Unfinished Games Be Coming to the Xbox One and PS4 Next?

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Microsoft and Sony could have plans to let developers release games in their Xbox One and PS4 stores before they’re even finished. That’s if comments about the feature being highly requested by developers are indicative of either companies’ future plans. To be clear, the report from IGN doesn’t go as far as saying that early […]

Video Narrows Release Window For Key Xbox One Feature

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A new publicity campaign for Sunset Overdrive, may have narrowed down when users can expect Microsoft’s Xbox One console to let users purchase video games on the console before they’re released on store shelves. To be clear, the video was posted by the developers creating Sunset Overdrive, not Microsoft. Still, it provides a decent time-table […]

Destiny Beta Surprises To Include Story Missions & More?

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Slowly, the amount of activities users will have to participate in when the Destiny Beta arrives is starting to come into focus. New reports are pegging a few story missions and more as part of the download that should begin going out to owners of Sony’s PS4 game console later this week. More information about the Destiny […]

Destiny Beta Maps Reveal Stunning Graphics

The Destiny release date is confirmed for September 9, 2014 and the PS4 Destiny beta arrives in Summer 2014 with an Xbox Destiny beta to follow.

With just a week left before the Destiny Beta officially kicks off, developer Bungie is giving users an early look at the maps they’ll be taking down enemies on in the upcoming first-person shooter for the Xbox One and PS4. Bungie partnered with gaming site IGN to release more about the maps users can expect […]

Madden NFL 15 Will Make You a Better Player

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When users pop-in Madden NFL 15 they won’t suddenly find that the game does something other than let them play football, but they might find that they’re suddenly better at the core mechanics of playing football thanks to an updated Skills Trainer Mode. Madden NFL 15 developer Electronic Arts talked more about the new Skills […]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Reveals Tons of Epic Extras

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At its core, Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a remake of older games in the franchise. That doesn’t mean that users can’t expect a ton new content when the game launches as two videos posted online revealed this week. Microsoft provided new glimpses of the upcoming game and at RTX 2014, or what most gaming industry insiders refer know as the Rooster Teeth Expo. The trailer for […]