xbox News


First Details on Microsoft's Next Xbox

By Alec Matias, Mar 09, 2005 2:51pm PST

Microsoft went on the record today by announcing many details concerning its next-gen Xbox, currently codenamed Xenon. Microsoft Corporate Vice...


"ppc != g5 ... xbox2 will use a higher-clocked cut-down version, just like cell"

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Phantom Dust Interview

By Alec Matias, Mar 07, 2005 10:07am PST

A week from tomorrow is the release of Phantom Dust for the Xbox, a sci-fi action/combat game that will sell for $19.99. I was lucky enough to have...


"weekend is good for me too- I preordered, but that particular store sometimes is kind of bad ..."

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Dead Man's Hand Video

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 28, 2003 10:07am PST

We don't usually single out console games but hey we are the first to bring you this unofficial gameplay video from Dead Man's Hand, the new Wild...


XBox Hack Unveiled

By Steve Gibson, Jul 04, 2003 8:09am PDT

Your gaming soap opera for the holiday. The group that was threatening to release a hack for the Xbox unless Microsoft released a signed Linux boot...


"You dont alter the DVD, you alter a savegame on a memorycard..."

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Modchipless XBox Linux

By Steve Gibson, Mar 31, 2003 8:52am PST

Well, here's your big console news of the day.. it looks like someone has finally figured out how to load Linux onto an X-Box without having to use...


"Yes, I know.. I was just saying that those programs exist, even without the approval of Microsoft."

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XBox Interview

By Steve Gibson, Apr 29, 2002 6:53am PDT

GameSpyDaily has an interview with David Hufford discussing XBox Live and a bit about the online plans for the XBox which shipped with an ethernet...


Xbox Creator Quits

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 22, 2002 10:49am PDT

Normally console news is saved up until Jason's Late Night Consoling post, but this is pretty big news (and several people have already been...


" hehe ok It was late, I was tired and emotional. But you gotta admit that the ps2 does ..."

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Online Xbox Games

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 18, 2002 8:12am PDT

Making up for their Xbox price cut interview, the Official Xbox Magazine UK site also has a list of games which will launch when Xbox Live (Xbox...


"Yeah baby, this is going to be a selling point for me. If they make it easy and fun I'll be ..."

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Xbox PR Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 18, 2002 7:42am PDT

If you want to read a really fluffy interview about the Xbox price cut in Europe, you can do so here at the Official Xbox Magazine UK site....


" hmm dunno but MSRP was 479 euro which meant that u would get it in stores for like 399 euro now ..."

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Xbox Australia Cut

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 18, 2002 7:27am PDT

Following the news that the price of the Xbox would be cut in Europe, comes news that the same thing will happen in Australia. Like in Europe,...


"Fucking amazing Microsoft really can afford to throw their size at this one financially can't they?"

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Hunter: The Reckoning Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 04, 2002 5:18am PST

There's a Hunter: The Reckoning interview on HomeLAN Fed. Scot Lane answers a bunch of questions about this upcoming Xbox action horror title. Q&As...


"I really hope this game will be good. It looks really nice (and fun too, mmmmmh bloooood) but I ..."

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Xbox Outside The US

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 28, 2002 5:40am PST

Bloomberg.com has a story about the Xbox sales in Japan and Europe (thanks EuroGamer). Basically, they are bad. The president of Electronic Arts...


" you really should have something better to do than comment on something you have no intrest in."

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Monsters vs Humans Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 21, 2002 9:30am PST

HomeLAN Fed has a Monsters vs Humans interview, chatting with Mark Jordan of Metro3D about this upcoming online FPS for the Xbox. Interview topics...


" This game looks... *yawn... not interesting though... Least GIANTS had some killer Tech."

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Xbox Controller Roundup

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 20, 2002 4:11pm PST

As promised, we now have an Xbox controller roundup from Jason. He takes a look at the differences between the US and Japanese Xbox controller, and...


" I think the button layout is little off, but it's pretty nice. Also, the triggers seem to be ..."

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Buffy Shots

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 15, 2002 5:59am PST

Computer & Video Games has posted several new screenshots from the upcoming Buffy the Vampire Slayer game which is coming out on the Xbox soon.


" I'm in the same camp as you. I think most people are anyway, I mean a show can't be carried on ..."

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