Tag Archives: Xbox

VR Is Dead on the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft announced the Xbox One X, one of the major questions raised by gamers was whether the high-end console would support VR. Microsoft had chosen to sit out the early VR craze when Sony jumped aboard with PlayStation VR, almost certainly in part because ...

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Microsoft Replaces Xbox Support Reps With Unpaid Volunteers

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The next time you reach out to Microsoft’s Xbox support, you might not be talking to a Microsoft employee — or an employee of any kind. According to a new report, Microsoft has replaced most of its paid social support staff with unpaid “Xbox Ambassadors.” ...

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Xbox One X-Enhanced 360 Games Drop Jaws With No Code Changes

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s Xbox 360 emulation continues to impress us at every turn. From the initial announcement back in 2015 to the recent roll-out of Xbox One X enhancements, the Xbox team has shown that they truly value preserving and improving the company’s back catalog. [embedded content] ...

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The Best Free Games on the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. With so much money being generated by titles like Candy Crush Saga and Clash Royale on phones and tablets, it’s entirely reasonable that the game industry is taking the free-to-play model very seriously these days on every platform. We’ve done our share of groaning about ...

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Microsoft Discontinues Kinect Adapter for Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft revealed the future of gaming in in November of 2010 and it was called the Kinect. This motion-tracking camera accessory for the Xbox 360 was supposed to usher in an era of controlling games with your body, but that never happened. Its newest consoles ...

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is a Train Wreck on the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) has been the smash gaming hit of 2017, demonstrating that issues like balance, bug-free gameplay, and more than one map to play on aren’t particularly important to the modern gamer. Given its inexplicable popularity, Microsoft’s announcement of an Xbox One exclusive made ...

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Sony’s PS4 Still Outsold Microsoft in November, Despite the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s Xbox One X debuted in early November, to muted optimism and mildly positive reviews. The general summary was that the console absolutely had promise, but questions remained regarding how robustly it would support 4K rendering or increased visual effects. Microsoft has been outsold by ...

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