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Take Your Conversations On The Go With Xbox Live App's Party Chat, Available Today

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 15, 2018 12:30pm PST

Keep chatting with your Xbox Live friends on the go long after you've walked away from your console. 


Xbox One S PUBG Bundle Available for Preorder

By Charles Singletary, Feb 06, 2018 6:48am PST

Microsoft takes advantage of their console exclusivity with a deal that goes live later this month.


"It currently runs better on the OG xbox or the S then it does on the One X. Recent patch killed ..."

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Xbox Pulls Game Based on Logan Paul's Suicide-Forest Video From Marketplace

By Charles Singletary, Jan 31, 2018 1:25pm PST

A shameless cash in on a YouTuber's ridiculous stunt has been pulled from the Xbox store.


Indie Retailers Dropping Xbox Support Due To Game Pass

By Blake Morse , Jan 29, 2018 4:00pm PST

While it's a great deal for gamers, the new monthly service has some freaking out over their bottom line. 


"Indeed, most of the games are crap. I only have it because of Microsoft Rewards. "

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Microsoft Acquires Cloud Services Provider PlayFab

By Chris Jarrard, Jan 29, 2018 3:20pm PST

The Redmond giant continues to expand its online portfolio.


Happy Hour: Sea of Thieves Closed Beta Plundering For Dat Booty!

By Asif Khan, Jan 24, 2018 4:30pm PST



"listening to Crabs on stream makes me nostalgic for Thursday night Battlefield (6 drink minimum)"

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Game Trader: Video Game and Tech Stock Ratings - 1/24/18

By Asif Khan, Jan 24, 2018 9:00am PST

Our CEO and resident financial analyst, Asif Khan, is initiating coverage on the best tech and gaming companies. Which stock will be a Super Mega Buy?


"They're selling way more physical merch in their stores these days (clothes, figures, etc). I ..."

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Xbox Game Pass Adds New Microsoft Releases Including Sea of Thieves and Crackdown 3

By Asif Khan, Jan 23, 2018 9:00am PST

Microsoft is adding some serious value to their Xbox Game Pass subscription service.


Sources Confirm Microsoft Developing A New Fable

By Blake Morse , Jan 17, 2018 3:48pm PST

Since its parent studio was shut down the fate of the beloved action RPG franchise has been in limbo. It looks like that's all about to change. 


"They must have seen me playing Fable 3 on Steam the other week and thought at least one person ..."

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Sea of Thieves Beta Will Close Out January

By Charles Singletary, Jan 09, 2018 12:25pm PST

The dates and times for the highly anticipated pirate adventure for PC and Xbox users are finally set in stone.


"matchmaking didn't work the time I tried the beta, so I went in alone and had no idea what I was ..."

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Xbox Live Party Chat App Is In Beta On Android, Coming Soon To iOS

By Charles Singletary, Dec 15, 2017 11:45am PST

More convenient means to keep in touch with your gaming friends are on the rise and Microsoft is joining the party.


Exclusive PUBG Cosmetics Revealed For Xbox One Launch

By Charles Singletary, Dec 06, 2017 8:10am PST

The Warrior pack will be the first of three limited edition and exclusive cosmetic packs put out in celebration of the launch on Xbox One.


No Bundles of Joy For Xbox One Xmas

By Charles Singletary, Nov 13, 2017 11:25am PST

Microsoft confirms that, If you want the most powerful console on the market, you're going to have to pay full price.


The Rock Surprises Make-A-Wish Kids with Custom Brahma Bull Xbox One X Consoles

By Asif Khan, Nov 01, 2017 7:00pm PDT

We love the smell of what The Rock is cooking.


"Dropping The People's Elbow on rare console collectors LOL. Well played, Asif."

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Spy No More: Microsoft Ends Kinect Manufacture

By Charles Singletary, Oct 25, 2017 8:45am PDT

The device's core hardware lives on through Microsoft Hololens.