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Xbox Series X is Microsoft’s “plan that can win” against PS5: Phil Spencer

The Xbox Series X is a "plan that can win" the next-gen console war against the PS5, Xbox head Phil Spencer recently told IGN. In...

Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One release comes with free Xbox Series X upgrade

The Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One release will come with an Xbox Series X upgrade, meaning customers won't have to buy the game again when moving to...

Gaming is for Everyone: Phil Spencer on inclusivity & accessibility

Xbox head Phil Spencer spoke with Stevivor about Microsoft's Gaming is for Everyone initiative; one that seeks to ensure games are inclusive, accessible and...

VR is more a Microsoft than Xbox thing, Phil Spencer reiterates

Xbox head Phil Spencer has said that VR is more of a Microsoft thing than an Xbox thing, expanding upon comments he initially made...

Xbox’s biggest competitors are Google and Amazon, says Spencer

Xbox head Phil Spencer has named Microsoft's biggest gaming competitors as Amazon and Google rather than Nintendo and Sony. Mirroring comments made to Stevivor, Spencer...

Xbox head Phil Spencer prefers higher frame rates than resolution

While Microsoft won't dictate what developers will optimise for on the Xbox Series X, Xbox head Phil Spencer said he'd prefer to play games...

Phil Spencer on the evolution of the Xbox brand

Stevivor sat down to speak with Phil Spencer at X019 in London late last year, and we used the opportunity to delve into the...

Xbox “hard at work on E3” 2020, Phil Spencer confirms

Xbox head Phil Spencer has confirmed that he and his "team is hard at work on E3," after a confirmation that Sony and PlayStation...

Xbox Game Studios in execution mode but still acquiring, says Spencer

While Xbox Game Studios is largely in "execution mode", developing new games for the likes of Xbox Series X, Phil Spencer told Stevivor that...

Xbox releases will be across Xbox One, Xbox Series X for 1-2 years

Microsoft first-party releases will be available across Windows PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X for approximately next 1-2 years, Matt Booty has confirmed...

Spencer: Xbox Game Pass isn’t “burning money to gain customers”

Xbox Game Pass is a sustainable business venture, Xbox head Phil Spencer told Stevivor. At X019 in London late last year, Spencer admitted to Stevivor...

Xbox Series X SSD can be used as virtual RAM, says Spencer

The Xbox Series X SSD -- or solid state drive -- can be used by the console as virtual RAM, Phil Spencer confirmed way...

Xbox exploring alternatives to 1 vs 100, says Phil Spencer

I feel bad for most Australians who didn't get to experience the pure joy of the Xbox 360's 1 vs 100. An adaption of the...

Project Scarlett name will reflect capabilities, says Phil Spencer

The official name of the upcoming Project Scarlett will suit the console's capabilities and doesn't need to connect those of previous Xbox releases, Phil...

Control Xbox Game Pass release debunked by Remedy

Developer Remedy has debunked rumours of a Control Xbox Game Pass release that started with the head of Xbox himself, Phil Spencer. Spencer, who appeared on an...

Phil Spencer’s playing with Project Scarlett at home

Xbox head Phil Spencer has confirmed he's replaced his Xbox One home console with the next-gen Project Scarlett. "And it’s started," Spencer's tweet begins, "this...

The “Xbox experience” stops Halo on PS5 or Switch, says Phil Spencer

Xbox head Phil Spencer said he isn't considering the use of Microsoft Game Stack to release first-party titles like Halo on other platforms. According...

Phil Spencer thinks Half-Life Alyx is “amazing”

Xbox head Phil Spencer has played Half-Life Alyx and says the game is "amazing" but continued to stress that VR is "just not our focus with...

Friendly Fire Show 148: Phil Spencer, X019 & Jedi Fallen Order

Steve's back from London and that means Stevivor's Ben Salter and Mr Wright are back to discuss the latest goings-on in the world of...

VR not a focus of Project Scarlett, says Phil Spencer

Phil Spencer has confirmed that VR is not a focus of the upcoming next-gen Project Scarlett. Stevivor used an interview with Spencer at X019 to...