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10 Games To Make Best Use of Xbox 360 Backward Compatibility on Xbox One

By Steven Wong, Jul 06, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Announcing Xbox 360 backward compatibility on the Xbox One makes thousands of games available to players, but which games deserve to be revisited first? Here are 10 that don't have remakes in the works for the Xbox One that will prepare you for their follow-up games.


"I just finished this, I'd love to load it up on Xbone sometimes and just wander around that ..."

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Xbox One and 360 games will receive deep discounts starting next week

By Daniel Perez, Jul 02, 2015 9:51am PDT

Microsoft has announced the return of its Xbox Ultimate Game sale which will take place starting next week.


Microsoft announces Gamescom 2015 details; Crackdown, Quantum Break, and Scalebound confirmed

By Daniel Perez, Jun 30, 2015 7:06am PDT

Microsoft has revealed its plans for Gamescom 2015, which includes the date and time of its Xbox briefing and some of the games we can expect to see during the show.


"The second missed proper boss fights and was a lazy map rehash with zombies."

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Assassin's Creed: Black Flag and Gears 3 head up July Games with Gold

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2015 8:30am PDT

Starting in July, Microsoft is offering two Xbox One games for its Games with Gold program. It's detailed the four games that will be on-tap for next month.


GameStop praises Xbox One backwards compatibility support

By Daniel Perez, Jun 18, 2015 2:10pm PDT

GameStop can't get behind Microsoft enough with their decision to provide backwards compatability.


"Lets not forget the farce of backwards compatibility in the 360. Only a few came over from the ..."

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E3 2015: Rainbow Six Siege Releases October 13

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 15, 2015 10:20am PDT

Ubisoft announced that Rainbow Six Siege will release on October 13, 2015 with Rainbow Six Vegas 1 and 2 with the game's purchase.


"OK! It *HAS* Co-Op Terrorist Hunt. I am now 300% more interested."

- AxeMan808 see all 6 comments

E3 2015: Microsoft Announces Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 15, 2015 9:54am PDT

Phil Spencer took to the stage at the Xbox E3 Press Conference to announce Xbox One backwards compatibility.


Skylanders: Superchargers finds novelty in old tropes

By Steve Watts, Jun 03, 2015 5:00am PDT

Skylanders: Superchargers takes one of the oldest mechanics in video games--vehicle segments--and infuses it with its own brand of inventive toy-based twists.


Rumor: Microsoft will launch Halo 5 and other Xbox exclusives on PC

By Daniel Perez, May 29, 2015 8:25am PDT

There may not be a reason for PC gamers to purchase an Xbox One to play Halo 5 as a recent rumor claims Microsoft will be releasing Xbox exclusives onto the PC.


"I still feel that they shot themselves in the foot ever since over promoting their console and ..."

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Games with Gold June 2015 lineup features Just Cause 2, Thief and more

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 9:32am PDT

Microsoft has announced the games it will be making available for free in June.


"I played an entire play-through while back on the PC. It was good stuff. There were some ..."

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WWE 2K16 and NBA 2K16 releasing this fall

By Tad Huempfner, May 18, 2015 2:25pm PDT

Take-Two announces NBA 2K16 for a fall release and WWE 2K16 for a firm date in October.


Microsoft's Xbox E3 2015 Briefing takes place June 15 at 9:30am PDT

By Scott Edelstein, May 14, 2015 7:20am PDT

Microsoft has announced when its Xbox E3 briefing will be taking place as well as additional plans surrounding the big event.


"Microsoft was pretty awesome at build and ignite this year. They better not screw up E3."

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Xbox gets Mafia 2, F1 2013, and CastleStorm for free in May

By Daniel Perez, Apr 29, 2015 9:18am PDT

Talk about slim pickings.


"For Xbone that is really far into "Why the fuck even bother?" territory."

- Dolemite see all 8 comments

Microsoft confirms Xbox Europe VP Phil Harrison's departure

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 9:01am PDT

After three years of being the VP of Xbox Europe, Phil Harrison has officially left the company.


Microsoft offering Game of Thrones season 5 premiere for free on Xbox

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2015 4:30am PDT

Xbox owners who are also Xbox Live members will be able to watch the season 5 premiere of Game of Thrones right now.


"UK guys at home: Is that also available in Blighty? I remember it being on Xbox Live last year."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 3 comments