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Minecraft feels the Christmas spirit in new DLC pack

By Daniel Perez, Dec 10, 2014 7:00am PST

Minecraft has become just a little more jolly thanks to the new Festive Mash-Up Pack.

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"God Dammit Loch Ness Monster, I ain’t gonna give you no tree fiddy."

- Modulus see all 11 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider being published by Microsoft, not Square Enix

By Daniel Perez, Dec 09, 2014 11:00am PST

Welp - there goes the idea of possibly seeing Rise of the Tomb Raider released on platforms outside of Xbox.

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"Fuck them all. Even if it'll probably come to PC after a while just fuck exclusives."

- Nehvrook see all 38 comments

Xbox One Twitch app will now offer advanced filtering in today's major update

By Daniel Perez, Dec 09, 2014 9:00am PST

A major update is expected to be made available for the Xbox One's Twitch app that includes advanced filtering, which allows you to find exactly what you're looking for in a stream.

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"The Xbox app is so much better than the PS4 app. I hope Sony moves away from their thing and ..."

- Rauol Duke see all 2 comments

Halo: The Master Chief Collection's latest update improves matchmaking, parties, more

By Daniel Perez, Dec 08, 2014 8:00am PST

Another week, another set of improvements to Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Will this be the update to end all updates? Probably not.

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Halo: Spartan Strike delayed to allow further Master Chief Collection fixes

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 05, 2014 11:45am PST

Since Halo: The Master Chief Collection is still having some problems, 343 Industries has announced that Halo: Spartan Strike is being pushed back to early next year.

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection update further addresses matchmaking issues

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 03, 2014 4:40pm PST

343 Industries has issued yet another update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection, one that further addresses the issues plaguing its multiplayer.

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Killer Instinct lead combat designer discusses Kan-Ra

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 28, 2014 2:00pm PST

Killer Instinct received its next Season 2 character earlier this week. To learn more about first-time combatant Kan-Ra, Shacknews reached out to Iron Galaxy to ask about his origins, his combos, and his play style.

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection 500MB patch addressing various issues goes live [Update]

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 26, 2014 6:15pm PST

The latest patch for Halo: The Master Chief Collection is going live and will hopefully address the ongoing multiplayer issues that continue to plague the game. (Update: Patch notes now included.)

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"up to I saw the check which said $5963 , I be certain that my best friend could actually ..."

- Worsir see all 15 comments

Worms Battlegrounds leads December 'Games with Gold'

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 26, 2014 9:15am PST

Microsoft has listed its final batch of 'Games with Gold' for the year. Hope you like Worms!

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"My last pay check was $ 9500 working 12 hours a week online. My neighbour's sister has been ..."

- Quited see all 6 comments

Minecraft on Xbox receives Star Wars Classic Skin Pack for $3

By Daniel Perez, Nov 26, 2014 7:30am PST

A new skin pack that features skins for a number of iconic Star Wars characters was released this week for Xbox versions of Minecraft. Now you can finally act out your favorite Star Wars fan-fiction within Minecraft!

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Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition leads Xbox digital Black Friday sale

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 25, 2014 11:30am PST

Microsoft is offering a handful of Xbox One games and dozens of Xbox 360 digital games as part of its Black Friday sale and Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition is leading the pack.

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"Yup you're right. The UI is very good. It'll take some time to get used to the menus, though, ..."

- Nitrium see all 8 comments

Sunset Overdrive weapon pack, Chaos Squad tweaks, and soundtrack available today

By Daniel Perez, Nov 25, 2014 9:15am PST

Insomniac Games has made a number of changes to Sunset Overdrive today, which includes a new weapon pack, changes to Chaos Squad, Player Voting support, and the launch of the game's official soundtrack.

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Killer Instinct Season 2 adds Kan-Ra this Monday

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 8:45am PST

A new character will soon be unleashed this coming Monday as Kan-Ra will be looking to find suitable specimens for his dark sorcery.

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"I will always believe Ken & Ryu came from Kenshiro and Ra-oh."

- AxeMan808 see all 13 comments

Sunset Overdrive going free for 24 hours on Nov. 22 for Xbox Live Gold members

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 6:35am PST

Have you been itching to get your hands on Sunset Overdrive? Well - you'll soon be able to cause as much chaos as possible now that Microsoft will make it available for free this weekend.

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"Yup clocked the 500 combo achievement without having to exploit."

- yoshimi20 see all 28 comments

Halo: The Master Chief Collection matchmaking patch releasing today

By Daniel Perez, Nov 20, 2014 8:15am PST

The long-awaited matchmaking patch for Halo: The Master Chief Collection will finally be releasing later today, and boy, is the list of fixes long.

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