• How And When To Watch Today's Xbox Developer Direct Showcase

    7 days ago - By SlashGear

    Microsoft is hosting an Xbox Developer Direct showcase today, and while it will be missing one key game from the Xbox lineup, it'll still be worth tuning in.
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  • I can't believe Age of Empires 2 is playable in a browser

    I can't believe Age of Empires 2 is playable in a browser

    7 days ago - By TechRadar

    A new trailer has dropped for Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition's controller-friendly port, ahead of the iconic real-time strategy classic landing on Xbox consoles and Game Pass later this month. This incarnation of Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition not only packs in all the bells and whistles found in the existing remaster, but also includes a control scheme specially optimized for gamepads. This means that you will soon be able to enjoy Age of Empires 2 on your Xbox Series X |S or Xbox One from the comfort of your living room sofa. The latest iteration is also compatible with Games...
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  • Watch Xbox and Bethesda's Developer Direct showcase here at 3PM ET

    Watch Xbox and Bethesda's Developer Direct showcase here at 3PM ET

    7 days ago - By Engadget

    The first major gaming showcase of the year is about to take place as Xbox and Bethesda are set to host the premiere edition of their Developer Direct. The stream starts at 3PM ET on January 25th. It will be available on Xbox and Bethesda's YouTube and Twitch channels. You can also watch it via the embedded video below. The showcase will run for 43 minutes , according to Aaron Greenberg, vice-president of Xbox games marketing. It will focus on four games: The Elder Scrolls Online, Redfall , Forza Motorsport and Minecraft Dungeons. Right after the event ends, there'll be a deeper dive into...
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  • Xbox's Lunar New Year Sale saves you up to $60 on Xbox Series S and games

    Xbox's Lunar New Year Sale saves you up to $60 on Xbox Series S and games

    7 days ago - By Windows Central

    The Xbox Series S is back down to just $240 during the Xbox Lunar New Year Sale, which can also save you up to 80% on a wide selection of Xbox games.
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  • GoldenEye 007 officially lands on Xbox and Game Pass in just a few days

    GoldenEye 007 officially lands on Xbox and Game Pass in just a few days

    7 days ago - By Windows Central

    GoldenEye 007, a legendary classic shooter, has been remastered by Rare and is coming to Xbox consoles and Xbox Game Pass in just a few days.
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  • Xbox's quarterly results prove that pure on-paper value isn't enough

    Xbox's quarterly results prove that pure on-paper value isn't enough

    7 days ago - By Windows Central

    Value alone between Xbox Series S and Xbox Game Pass cannot carry Xbox, as proven by Microsoft's quarterly financial results.
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  • Xbox Gaming Revenue Down, But Game Pass Subscriber Base Continues To Grow

    Xbox Gaming Revenue Down, But Game Pass Subscriber Base Continues To Grow

    7 days ago - By GameInformer

    Xbox gaming revenue is mostly down across all fronts, but its Game Pass subscriber base still saw growth.
    Microsoft released its second quarter financial results for the 2023 fiscal year yesterday, and it revealed that Xbox gaming revenue declined 13% overall. Xbox content and services, such as first-party software and monetization in third-party games, declined 12%, but Microsoft notes that this decline is up against a "strong prior year comparable." Given that Xbox's 2022 was lackluster compared to the prior year, this isn't surprising.
    However, the financial results state that this 12%...
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