Xbox One News


Xbox One backwards compatibility adds Halo Wars, Soul Calibur II, and King of Fighers '98

By Daniel Perez, Mar 28, 2016 9:31am PDT

Three new games are now available to play on your Xbox One through backwards compatibility.


"This BC program is a sham. Also the emulator has "black crush" syndrome. Makes darker games ..."

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The Division servers going down for maintenance on March 29

By Daniel Perez, Mar 28, 2016 7:28am PDT

Have you salvaged New York City yet? Well - you're going to have to wait thanks to some upcoming server downtime.


"They have to bring the server down to sweep up all the Alex corpses. They clog the tubes after a ..."

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The Division Review: Concrete Jungle

By Daniel Perez, Mar 23, 2016 6:30am PDT

The Division takes shooter RPG mechanics and mixes in a gritty real-world setting, but does it have longevity that Destiny lacked? Our review.


"i played all yesterday. Got to level 12 or so. The co op is pretty tight. Havent been to the ..."

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Stuff That Sucks: Console Hardware

By Shack Staff, Mar 23, 2016 6:00am PDT

Enjoy your feeling of superiority, PC gamers.


Rocket League Xbox One / PS4 cross-network play 'figured out' by Psyonix

By Daniel Perez, Mar 22, 2016 7:00am PDT

They have the technology. Now to see if Sony and Microsoft will play nice for this momentous occasion.


"They already have a solution for that for PC & PS4 players, shouldn't be difficult to add in ..."

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Halo 5's Warzone Firefight debut trailer shows frantic co-op action

By Daniel Perez, Mar 21, 2016 7:05am PDT

We're going to need some more REQs for Warzone Firefight.


""All-new" It's just Halo's Firefight game type on old Warzone maps. "

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Xbox One Spring sale discounts console to $299 on March 20

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

Xbox One bundles will also receive a $50 discount, which includes the upcoming Quantum Break bundle.


"Buying an xbox one is about as exciting as paying my bills too me.... ill get one when that changes"

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Xbox One backwards compatibility adds Alan Wake, Castlevania: SOTN, and PAC-MAN

By Daniel Perez, Mar 17, 2016 8:19am PDT

Three new games are now available to play on the Xbox One through its backwards compatibility feature.


Shadow Complex Remastered Review: Suit Yourself

By Steve Watts, Mar 16, 2016 9:00am PDT

Shadow Complex Remastered shows once again how sturdy the classic Super Metroid formula can be, even if it lacks many new bells and whistles.


Gears of War 4 beta release date announed

By Daniel Perez, Mar 15, 2016 6:20am PDT

Prepare to curb stomp your enemies once again in the upcoming Gears of War 4 beta.


"I feel so weird not having an Xbox one for this game. This is my favorite modern game franchise. "

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Rocket League on Xbox One will soon support cross-network play

By Daniel Perez, Mar 14, 2016 8:43am PDT

Could we finally see a matchup of Xbox vs. PlayStation vs. PC? We certainly hope so.


"Sony will just say pass, we are not interested. Would be typical to keep all the walled gardens up."

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Psyonix teases Rocket League Hoops mode prior to start of March Madness

By Daniel Perez, Mar 11, 2016 6:50am PST

Rocket League is going to bring home a W, baby!


The Division gets 650mb patch today; patch notes revealed

By Daniel Perez, Mar 10, 2016 9:52am PST

What exactly is included in the nearly 1GB patch?


The Division servers going down tonight for maintenance [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Mar 09, 2016 6:07pm PST

Expect The Division's servers to to be unavailable for at least two hours later on tonight.


Reddit dataminer leaks The Division mission count, gun list, and more

By Daniel Perez, Mar 07, 2016 6:55am PST

With just a few hours to go for The Division's release, we're getting a ton of leaked info thanks to a new datamine.


"Hmm... I guessed 30 mission (10% increase in each building area per mission) but close enough. I ..."

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