Xbox head Phil Spencer has taken to Twitter to explain why Microsoft never bothered with a handheld console. Handheld consoles are fairly common, with Nintendo leading the charge with both the 3DS and Game Boy families. Sony’s also had a

Xbox head Phil Spencer has taken to Xbox Wire to detail a “bigger and more differentiated” first-party lineup planned for Xbox and Windows PC in 2017. Spencer pointed to exclusives Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2 and Crackdown 3 specifically,

Xbox boss Phil Spencer took to Twitter last night to answer a series of fan questions on the future of Xbox, including getting more Japanese publisher support and running older games on Scorpio. Spencer revealed he’s heading to Japan next

Bethesda has taken to Twitter to confirm that its E3 2017 press conference will keep its usual date and time period. After Microsoft’s confirmation yesterday that it will move its press conference to Sunday, Los Angeles time, Bethesda felt the

Both Sony and Microsoft have announced free-play trials on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live this weekend. First, Sony is offering PS4 users in North America and Europe a free PlayStation Plus trial, meaning they’ll be able to access multiplayer

Halo Wars 2 has a bunch of microtransactions, and we’ve their Australian price points. Here’s what extra Blitz card packs will cost you, with all prices in AUD: 3 packs: $5.35 10 packs: $14.95 (16% discount) 23 packs: $29.95 (27%

Halo Wars 2: Review

Microsoft’s Halo franchise, now under the control of 343 Industries is a juggernaut, spawning mobile twin-stick shooters and real-time strategy options in addition to the first-person shooter it so humbly began as. The latest in the ever-expanding Halo universe is

Microsoft has today advised of a chance to its normal E3 press conference time. The new time, 7.00 am AEST on Monday, 12 June (or 11 June at 2pm PDT), is sure to make a lot of Aussies happy. Brace

343 Industries and The Creative Assembly have detailed changes planned for Halo Wars 2 as a result of its recent beta. The changes were detailed in a recent Halo Waypoint blog post. Changes include:  Reduced the Locust and Bloodfuel Locust

Phil Spencer has taken to Twitter to respond to Blizzard’s Jeff Kaplan and calls for console keyboard and mouse support without the need for a converter. Spencer, who is known as a supporter of keyboard and mouse control for consoles,

Gears of War 4’s February update is now available, and with it comes two new maps, new Gear Packs and a week-long Valentine’s Day event. The special event begins 10 February and comes complete with themed Gear Packs and Valentine’s Day

Microsoft and Bethesda used the weekend to announce Fallout Shelter‘s debut on Xbox One and Windows PC later this week. The second third-party Xbox Play Anywhere title will support cross-saves over both platforms. Expect Fallout Shelter from late on 7 February. Bethesda’s Fallout 4

Xbox head Phil Spencer has taken to Twitter in continued support of keyboard and mouse support on Xbox One. He has confirmed that the feature will not be in place ahead of the release of Halo Wars 2 next month, but

Numerous users on the Xbox One subreddit are advising of a $10 CAD increase to the price of a 12 month Xbox Live Gold subscription. Said gamers have received emails advising the subscription price will increase from $59.99 to $69.99 CAD,

Phil Spencer has taken to Twitter to declare that Phantom Dust should be in stores ahead of June this year. The title was announced back in 2014 during Microsoft’s E3 press conference, and fanfare has been fairly quiet since then. Spencer

Xbox head Phil Spencer has taken to Twitter to confirm that “longer standing engine reasons” are stopping Halo Wars 2 from offering cross-play multiplayer across Windows PC and Xbox One. Spencer added he hopes this will be corrected going forward. @KeenS805