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PS4 still outselling Xbox One regardless of Microsoft price drop, but Nintendo is the winner in June

PS4 still outselling Xbox One regardless of Microsoft price drop, but Nintendo is the winner in June

By 18 July 2014

Microsoft is not having that good a time of late. Not only has it announced it needs to make 18,000 of its employees redundant globally and, in the process, shut down its Xbox Entertainment Studios and scrap plans for future video content, but it's... >>

Long live Xbox: Microsoft will continue to 'delight gamers', CEO promises in memo

Long live Xbox: Microsoft will continue to 'delight gamers', CEO promises in memo

By 10 July 2014

Although Microsoft has denied rumours it would spin off the Xbox games division, the company's new CEO has now sent a memo to employees that covers many forward-looking topics but most notably includes a restated commitment to gaming. After Satya Nadella... >>

Project Spark to leave beta and become free-to-play in October

Project Spark to leave beta and become free-to-play in October

By 9 July 2014

Project Spark, the game creation tool and system, will be released in the UK on 10 October, 7 October in the US. Currently available to Windows 8.1 and Xbox One owners as an open beta which will end, the full retail version will be a free download for... >>

Xbox One Kinect coming for PC on 15 July: Kinect for Windows v2 Sensor to cost £159

Xbox One Kinect coming for PC on 15 July: Kinect for Windows v2 Sensor to cost £159

By 7 July 2014

Windows PC owners will be able to dabble with the second generation Kinect sensor from 15 July, according to Microsoft Store listings in the US and UK. The Kinect for Windows v2 Sensor will cost £159 in the UK, $199 in the States, with free delivery and... >>

Xbox Studios boss: 'Hats off to Sony. They've got great momentum right now'

Xbox Studios boss: 'Hats off to Sony. They've got great momentum right now'

By 27 June 2014

It's not every day that you get to interview the big cheese of Microsoft's Xbox Redmond Game Studios. But in-between playing all the latest and greatest games at this year's E3 expo in Los Angeles that's exactly what we did. These gigs usually go as so:... >>

Best games for 2014 and beyond: The 36 best PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, PC and Wii U games

Best games for 2014 and beyond: The 36 best PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, PC and Wii U games

By 23 June 2014

While last year's E3 videogames trade show mainly focused on the two new next-generation consoles, this year's event was the ultimate showcase for an amazing line-up of games. Most games publishers focused on the Xbox One, PS4 and PC next-generation titles,... >>

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris preview: Sequel to Guardian of Light fills Tomb Raider gap year

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris preview: Sequel to Guardian of Light fills Tomb Raider gap year

By 16 June 2014

One of the stand out surprises during Microsoft's Xbox Media Briefing at E3 2014 was the debut of the teaser trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider. The return of Lara Croft is something that many gamers are salivating over. However, that won't be available... >>

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain preview: Solid Snake is most definitely back

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain preview: Solid Snake is most definitely back

By 13 June 2014

Most of the games Pocket-lint saw at E3 2014 were playable, in that we had a chance to go hands-on ourselves to get a feel for the action. Unfortunately, not so Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain. However, that doesn't detract from the fact that, on... >>

Final Fantasy XIV could be coming to Xbox One after all, Yoshida confirms Microsoft talks

Final Fantasy XIV could be coming to Xbox One after all, Yoshida confirms Microsoft talks

By 12 June 2014

Although reports circulated last year claiming that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will never be released for Xbox One or Xbox 360, Pocket-lint has found out otherwise. Producer and director of the Japanese MMORPG Naoki Yoshida gave Xbox owners a glimmer... >>

Evolve preview: Monster Xbox One action with one of E3's hottest games

Evolve preview: Monster Xbox One action with one of E3's hottest games

By 12 June 2014

There are plenty of top top games at this year's E3 trade show in Los Angeles, but few have engaged us as much as Evolve. That's partly because it is an unexpected hit, perhaps. Not to those in the know, but certainly to the rest of us. Its premise is... >>