Microsoft News


Halo 5: Guardians will support joining live custom games on PC and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Oct 28, 2016 7:18am PDT

Halo 5: Guardians is celebrating its first anniversary, so players not only get a special REQ pack today, but a promise of joining custom games on both PC and Xbox One.


Microsoft announces Surface Studio All-in-One desktop computer

By Daniel Perez, Oct 26, 2016 8:33am PDT

The Surface Studio marks the first desktop computer Microsoft has ever manufactured.


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Windows 10 and Xbox One getting native broadcasting, custom tournaments, and more

By Daniel Perez, Oct 26, 2016 8:10am PDT

Microsoft has announced a number of features will be available for both Windows 10 and Xbox One that will make it easier to stream, create tournaments, and more.


VR Headsets From HP, Dell and More Coming Soon

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 26, 2016 7:43am PDT

Top PC makers will be joining the VR space in the future. 


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Microsoft announces Windows 10 Creators Update for Spring 2017 release

By Daniel Perez, Oct 26, 2016 7:17am PDT

Windows 10 will be receiving its next major update, called its Creators Update, in Spring 2017.


Here's How To Watch Microsoft's October 2016 'Imagine What You'll Do' Event

By Daniel Perez, Oct 26, 2016 6:38am PDT

Microsoft has scheduled an event to take place today where we expect a new product in its Surface line to be announced. Here's how you can watch the event along with us.


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Gears of War 4 teases the return of Pumpkin Head for Halloween weekend

By Daniel Perez, Oct 25, 2016 12:10pm PDT

Pumpkin Head appears to be making a return in Gears of War 4 this year, and we couldn't be happier!


Xbox Games with Gold November 2016 lineup announced

By Daniel Perez, Oct 24, 2016 7:23am PDT

Microsoft has announced what games we can expect to become available for free through its Xbox Games with Gold program.


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Dead Rising 4 season pass and DLC to include a mini-golf course

By John Keefer, Oct 19, 2016 10:40am PDT

Oh, and Frank West gets infected. Selfie Time!


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Gears of War 4 Update makes it easy to earn Elite Gear Packs and Credits

By Daniel Perez, Oct 11, 2016 6:18am PDT

While its multiplayer modes are fun on their own, we all know we addictive opening Gear Packs can be. That's why today's update is a much appreciated one.


Gears of War 4: How To Get Scrap and Craft Cards

By Daniel Perez, Oct 08, 2016 7:01am PDT

Scrap plays an important part in Gears of War 4 as it allows you to create specific cards that you can then add to your deck. Find out how to craft scrap and use it here.


ReCore gets free 30-minute trial version and major updates today

By Daniel Perez, Oct 05, 2016 6:23am PDT

Those curious to check out ReCore can play it for 30 minutes on both Xbox One and PC starting today, while those who already own the game will be getting some major updates.


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Forza Horizon being removed from Xbox Store in October

By Daniel Perez, Sep 26, 2016 7:03am PDT

You've had several years to experience Forza Horizon, so this is your last chance to pick it up before Microsoft pulls its plug.


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Call of Duty 3 joins the Xbox One backward compatible ranks

By John Keefer, Sep 23, 2016 9:15am PDT

You would think the franchise is popular or something.


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Forza Horizon 3: Ultimate Edition welcomes drivers to Australia starting today

By Daniel Perez, Sep 23, 2016 9:10am PDT

Can't wait until September 27th for Forza Horizon 3? If you own the Ultimate Edition, you could be zipping along the Australian Outback right now!