The streaming of video games will take many years to become mainstream or replace playing through a traditional console or PC, the head of Xbox has said.
Xbox is to launch a new payment scheme which will enable gamers to buy an Xbox console and get access to a range of video games without any upfront cost.
Xbox has confirmed its video game streaming service, Project xCloud, will come to the UK in October.
Xbox has no current plans to develop a “streaming-only” games console, the company’s boss has said.
The head of Xbox has said the gaming giant wants to improve the “playability” of video games with its next console.
Game publishers will be required to reveal the odds of receiving types of in-game items from loot boxes as part of a new commitment by the world’s biggest console firms.
Microsoft has confirmed its next Xbox console will launch at the end of next year, claiming it is the “most powerful and highest-performing console” the company has ever made.
Gamers will have the chance to smell like the essence of their favourite console with the release of an Xbox-themed deodorant.
Google has given more details about its upcoming cloud-based gaming platform Stadia, announcing prices and game titles.
The first Microsoft Store in the UK will open its doors in London on July 11, the computing giant has announced.
A man smashed his Xbox and put a dent in a fridge following a row with his partner.
The head of Microsoft’s Xbox gaming platform has urged the industry to work together to improve safety for those using their platforms.
Microsoft has unveiled its first “disc-free” Xbox which will allow gamers to download, play and store games entirely digitally.
An Xbox and accessories were stolen during a break-in in Dundee. The items were pinched from a property in Oak Loan between Friday, March 8 and Saturday March 9. A police statement said: “Call 101 if you know who is responsible quoting CR/6171/19. “Officers will be patrolling the area, please report anything suspicious.”
Thug who left baby brain-damaged after computer game tantrum abused three women in Dundee over seven years
A thug who left a baby brain-damaged after a tantrum about a computer game has been jailed for a campaign of abuse against three women.
The BT Sport app has launched on Apple TV, Samsung smart TVs and Microsoft’s Xbox games console as the firm expands the places where subscribers can watch.
Anyone whose child is lucky enough to find a new games console under the Christmas tree this year will want to ensure they are using it safely.
Several items were stolen in a house break-in in Dundee. An Xbox, perfume and £1,000 worth of nail products were stolen from a property in Millburn Gardens between 4.55pm and 7.10pm on Monday. A police statement said: “Call 101 quoting CR/28928/18 if you know who was responsible.”
Microsoft’s Christmas advert for 2018 focuses on the power of its Adaptive Controller, released earlier this year to make video games more accessible to those with disabilities.
Gamers who prefer using a keyboard and mouse instead of a controller are a step closer to being able to make the switch on Xbox One.