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Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Microsoft Scoffs at Day/Date Digital Releases, Wants You to “Wait a Couple of Months and Buy It Full Price”

Oh, Microsoft. You really must just love the taste of shoe leather. In an age where digital distribution is growing, more…

News, Sandbox, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Minecraft – Beginning The Experience From The Ground Up

  I must admit, the sudden and feverish popularity of Minecraft, the sandbox building game from Mojang, took me more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Commercials to be Introduced to Xbox Live

Things are about to change, and not necessarily for the better. Microsoft has officially struck a deal to introduce more…

News, PC, Steam
Valve Set to Introduce New Free-to-Play Model with DotA 2

  As if Valve wasn’t in the good graces of the gaming community as it stands, the company’s plans for its upcoming more…

News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Microsoft to Launch Weekly Arcade NEXT Live Streams

Microsoft has scheduled no shortage of special events to highlight Xbox Live Arcade Games throughout the year, including the more…

DLC, News, PC, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Kingdoms of Amular: Teeth of Naros DLC Out Today

  Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is about to hit us with another monthly DLC pack. This content, from EA, 38 more…

3DS, Industry-News, Nintendo, Rumors, Wii U
Will the Next 3DS Firmware Update Include the Launch of the Nintendo Network?

It’s no secret that Nintendo’s potential to compete in the arena of online gaming is still largely untapped. With both Sony more…

Kinect, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Microsoft Offering UK Gamers 5 Free Games with XBL Gold Subscription

UK gamers, have you been on the fence about signing up for Xbox Live for its nearly ten years of existence? Well, more…

Industry-News, News
Xbox Live Will Now Have Comcast, HBO Go, and MLB.tv

Cable lovers, Microsoft has just made your Xbox Live membership a little more worth it. Comcast Xfinity, HBO Go, and MLB.tv more…

Platformer, Retroview, Reviews, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: ‘Rayman 3 HD’ (XBLA)

I’m not sure how I feel about HD re-masters. They seem to be the latest fad for publishers, as Xbox Live and the PSN have more…

News, XBL Arcade, Xbox Live
Win Over 20 Xbox Live Indie Games in the First Ever INDIE-POCALYPSE

Deep in the darkness of Xbox Live, there is a place where the adventurous and the bold only dare travel. Not unlike the more…

Apple, Kinect, Microsoft, News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Rumor: Microsoft May Release Trimmed-Down Xbox in 2013

  Despite word from Microsoft itself that we will not see the Xbox 360’s successor at this year’s E3, rumors more…

Editorials, Features, Microsoft, News, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
What is the Real Impact of the XBLA Gamerscore Increase?

Here’s some good news for all of you achievement hunters out there. Major Nelson has stated on his website that beginning more…

News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
Get Your Groove On With The Mass Effect 3 Team On Xbox Live, TONIGHT!

Tonight, Bioware will be on Xbox Live playing Mass Effect 3 with the… masses.  Everything you need to know is here: The more…

First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Modern Warfare 3 First Content Collection Hitting XBL March 20

If you’re a hardcore Call of Duty fan, chances are you already have all of these; but if you’re not a paid subscriber to Call more…