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Xbox Originals pricing not yet determined

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 6:30am PDT

While it's entirely possible that these series could be included as part of an Xbox Live Gold subscription, Xbox Entertainment head Nancy Tellem told us that the company is "exploring the stages of whether or not it will be behind a paywall."

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"I think they're determining whether they want this as another Gold incentive or let Silver ..."

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Xbox Originals lineup detailed, Gears of War & Fable TV series teased

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 6:00am PDT

Microsoft has a rather extensive lineup planned for its "Xbox Originals" program, including new comedies from Seth Green, Sarah Silverman, and Michael Cera, a soccer documentary series, and an exclusive livestream of the Bonnaroo music festival. At a preview event, Shacknews...

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"NO ONE CARES ABOUT TV SHOWS!!!! We want GAMES GAMES GAMES!!!! If I want a DVR I'll buy a Tivo, ..."

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Game of Thrones' season 4 premiere is free on Xbox

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 08, 2014 6:30am PDT

Did you miss the season four premiere of HBO's Game of Thrones? You'll be able to catch up for free--regardless of your subscriber status--on Xbox.

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"Yeah, that pissed me off. Comcast is being really shitty about that. We bought a Roku for our ..."

- jdcope see all 9 comments

YouTube adding native support for game DVR uploads on Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 07, 2014 9:30am PDT

On Xbox One, you can record gameplay clips by saying "Xbox, Record That." And starting tomorrow, you'll be able to upload directly to YouTube.

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"I actually really liked when I was able to do stuff like this on the 360 with BLOPS. I have all ..."

- snot3353 see all 5 comments

Strike Suit Zero is first ID@Xbox game, launches tomorrow

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 07, 2014 9:00am PDT

The first game from ID@Xbox, Microsoft's indie game publishing program for Xbox One, will be available tomorrow.

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"I never had a problem with my copy. Or infinity for that matter (which is zero, without the ..."

- soundcreepy see all 6 comments

DVR controls & universal remote coming to Xbox One SmartGlass

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 01, 2014 9:30am PDT

Microsoft continues to give gamers what they want with Xbox One system updates--like "an enhanced TV watching experience."

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"because sometimes you want to do things and don't have the remote handy? And hey, while we are ..."

- Dolemite see all 19 comments

Xbox Games with Gold: Hitman Absolution & Deadlight in April

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 10:00am PDT

Microsoft has revealed its "Games with Gold" freebies for April, which will have you murdering men in the shadows and surviving the undead. Coming...

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Phil Spencer becomes new 'head of Xbox'

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 9:00am PDT

It's been a rather tumultuous time at Xbox, with the recent departures of Marc Whitten and Don Mattrick from the executive team. Taking over as the new official "head of Xbox" is Phil Spencer, former VP of Microsoft Studios.

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Xbox One Reputation warnings coming this month

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2014 11:00am PDT

Microsoft has announced that starting this month, it will begin sending out warnings to those with yellow "Needs Work" marks on their Xbox One Reputation system. Further offenses will lead to a the red zone, which includes penalties.

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"Thats stupid. why penalize someone for having fun? its a GAME!? racist remarks, sexism, ..."

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Dozens of Xbox One indies coming via ID@Xbox

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 18, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Microsoft showcased over two dozen games at an ID@Xbox event at Game Developers Conference today. While some of these games have been previously announced for Xbox One, many of them are brand new for Microsoft's console.

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One million Gamerscore milestone achieved

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 13, 2014 7:30am PDT

A dedicated Xbox gamer has become the first person to get a seven-figure Gamerscore.

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"Fight Night 3 gave achievements all along beating the campaign. Once you finished the campaign ..."

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Xbox Games with Gold: Civilization Revolution and Dungeon Defenders in March

By Steve Watts, Feb 28, 2014 2:00pm PST

Xbox 360's "Games with Gold" line-up offers Civilization Revolution and Dungeon Defenders.

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"Excellent, another month I don't have to re-up my sub with M$. "

- mastermike569 see all 15 comments

Watch Xbox One's updated party & friend features

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 25, 2014 8:30am PST

The March update promises to improve the party and friends functionality of Xbox Live. A new video shows how.

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Microsoft exec pledges free-to-play support coming to Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 24, 2014 12:30pm PST

In spite of their slow start, Microsoft promises that more free-to-play experiences are coming to their next-gen console.

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"I don't think I understand your post. Are you saying that if TitanFall fails it will be seen as ..."

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Xbox One system update beta invites going out today

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 20, 2014 9:30am PST

"In order to ensure our customers have the best experience on Xbox One and Xbox Live, we need the help of our passionate community," Microsoft said in an announcement. Yep, that means a beta is coming.

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"I only have so much soul to shred and Shacknews already got it."

- Rauol Duke see all 13 comments