Microsoft Temporarily Slashes Year-Long Subscriptions to Xbox Live

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Though Microsoft allows users to pay single player games on its Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles, there’s no denying that the experience on both consoles is made better by Xbox LIVE Gold, a subscription service that grants users the ability to play games online and access to entertainment apps through the console. Thanks to […]

Titanfall Beta Begins As Users Scrounge for Codes

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It’s only been a day since the Titanfall Beta, a small server and network test of the upcoming first-person shooter that’s expected to boost sales of Microsoft’s Xbox One, opened up to users. So far the reaction has been great. At least, the reaction to Titanfall has been great for users who’ve managed to snatch […]

Are Xbox One and PS4 Sales Killing Xbox 360 and PS3 Games?

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The current generation of gaming only began with the launch of the PS4 and Xbox One last year but the two new consoles could already be heavily disrupting game sales of their predecessors and could be threatening their future. Andrew Wilson of Electronic Arts was the first to point on the phenomena during the game […]

Is Xbox Live Online? Here’s How To Find Out

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Xbox Live, the service that powers Microsoft’s Xbox 360, Xbox One and Xbox services, is crucial. Without it, users can’t download new games or play online games against other users in titles like Call of Duty: Ghosts and more. Unfortunately, sometimes users overwhelm the service, leaving Xbox One buyers to wonder if there’s a problem […]

Xbox One and Xbox 360 Original TV Shows Coming Early Next Year

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Microsoft has confirmed to Variety that original programming will be launched sometime early next year on Xbox Live for the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Microsoft’s TV executive, Nancy Tellem, says that Xbox owners should expect original TV shows to be popping up sometime during “the first quarter, at minimum second quarter.” Of course, we’ve known that […]

How to use Xbox One SmartGlass

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If there is one thing device makers and entertainment companies love to tout more than interactive television, it’s what they describe as second screen experiences like Xbox One SmartGlass. The concept is easy enough for limited at home movie watchers, game console owners and music enthusiasts to quickly grasp. Television, and the experiences that rely […]

Black Friday Deals on Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360 & PS3 Games Arrive

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With the Xbox One and the PS4 on store shelves and Black Friday just a day way, many users are scouring the internet for deals they’ll be able to take advantage of this Friday. Although, retailers like GameStop will offer rare discounts this Friday, users don’t have to wait in line to get a good […]

Xbox 360 Black Friday Sales Now Live, Up to 75% Off on Games

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Microsoft has begun its Xbox Live sales for the Xbox 360 today and they will last until next week on December 2. All week long, you’ll be able to buy games from the Xbox Live Arcade, as well as Games on Demand, with one-day sales also happening on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. All week […]

Xbox 360 Back on Top as the Best-Selling Console in the US

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The PS4 launched to the public today, but Microsoft is attempting to steal some of that thunder by announcing that the Xbox 360 is back on top as the best-selling console in the US for the month of October. The console was kicked from the podium by the PS3 after sitting atop the market for […]

Netflix Launches “Biggest Update in Netflix History” on TV Devices

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Netflix has released an UI update today for Smart TVs, a handful of set-top boxes and Blu-ray players, as well as the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. This also happens to be the company’s “biggest update in Netflix history to [its] TV experience.” The new look consists of a more cinematic feel to it, which […]

Call of Duty: Ghosts plays at 720p on Xbox One and That’s OK

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This past weekend Activision, the makers of Call of Duty announced that the next big title in the franchise, Call of Duty: Ghosts won’t run at the highest resolution possible on high-end televisions. Instead the title will run at 720p then upscale to 1080p. Since then, industry watchers have been claimed that this means that […]

Microsoft Locks Down Titanfall in Xbox One Exclusivity Agreement

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Gamers who’ve had their eye on Titanfall, the upcoming first-person shooter created by Respawn Entertainment, won’t have much choice in choosing a platform to play the title on. That’s because a deal between the game’s publisher and Microsoft means that it will only come to the Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Windows PCs. Titanfall publisher […]

Halo: Spartan Assault Coming to Xbox One and Xbox 360

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Halo Spartan Assault, the game that Microsoft used as a showcase for how its ecosystem allows developers to create the same experience in multiple places, is on its way to the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Microsoft announced the new titles this morning on its Xbox Wire blog. If the video and screenshots provided in […]

Amazon Offering 250GB Xbox 360 Holiday Bundle for $239

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The Xbox One is quickly approaching for release next month, which means the Xbox 360 is seeing a ton of firesales. Case in point: Amazon has discounted the 250GB Xbox 360 holiday bundle down to $239. This gets you the 250GB console, a Kinect sensor, and three games. Normally, the bundle costs $399, so you’re […]

Xbox 360 Users to Continue Getting Free Games

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Microsoft says that it will continue to give Xbox 360 users two free games a month, even after the Xbox One launches on November 22nd. The company formally announced the new perk this morning on its Xbox Wire blog. While it doesn’t completely elaborate on why it is adding the feature to Xbox LIVE Gold […]

$29 Battlefield 4 and $49.99 Wiis at GameStop on Black Friday

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As a leaked advertisement for its upcoming Black Friday event reveals, GameStop is pulling out all the stops in getting gamers in stores to spend money. Upcoming deals included everything from copies of the upcoming Battlefield 4 for just $29.99 to offering pre-owned iPhone 3Gs devices for $89.99. All told, the deals in the advertisement, […]

PS3 Overtakes Xbox 360 to Become Best-Selling Console in the US

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Sony has finally broken Microsoft’s 32-month streak when the Xbox 360 was the best-selling gaming console in the US, according to the NPD Group (via Gamesindustry.biz). The firm notes that the GTA 5 500GB PS3 bundle was most likely the cause of Sony’s console gaining the top spot, as GTA 5 was a huge seller during […]

GTA 5 Online Fix for Xbox 360 Arrives, But Issues Remain

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Rockstar issued a title update for Grand Theft Auto 5 early this morning, a title update that should serve as a GTA 5 Online fix for those on Xbox 360 who have been dealing with an assortment of issues since the game launched earlier this week. Two days ago, Rockstar announced that it was working […]

GTA 5 Cheat Codes for Xbox 360 & PS3

Here are the GTA 5 cheat codes for Xbox 360 and PS3 so far.

GTA 5 cheat codes can make getting along in San Andreas a little bit easier thanks to the ability to spawn vehicles, fill up special abilities, control wanted levels and much more. While GTA 4 relied on the in game phone to enter cheats, which were then easily accessed through a speed dial option, GTA […]

Grand Theft Auto 5 Leaks Out, Microsoft Throws the Banhammer

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Grand Theft Auto 5 doesn’t officially release until next Tuesday, but some folks have claimed to already gotten copies of the game, and they’re turning around and selling them on eBay for a big profit. For example, this PlayStation 3 copy was sold for $500, and the seller is guaranteeing Saturday delivery on September 14 […]