Xbox is a video gaming brand created and owned by Microsoft. It represents a series of video game consoles developed by Microsoft, with three consoles released in the sixth, seventh, and eighth generations respectively. The brand also represents games, streaming services, and an online service by the name of Xbox Live. The brand was first introduced on November 15, 2001 in the United States, with the launch of the original Xbox console.
A company that is as large as the monolithic tech giant, Microsoft can only be expected to be spread across multiple disciplines, working in both the hardware and software ends of the tech industry. It’s understandable that they occasionally make somewhat ill conceived decisions from an outside perspective, like the recent shutdown of [...]
When Activision released the latest trailer for Infinite Warfare, they were hoping for some big reactions. Two million dislikes later Infinite Warfare was able to get that reaction, just not in the form they were looking for. Call of Duty fans have made their voices heard: “We do not like this.” While a dislike bar is not a good [...]
In a press release from Nordic Games earlier today, the publisher announced the impending release of Xbox One exclusive platformer Ori and the Blind Forest would be reaching store shelves for both Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs. Nordic Games, working together with Moon Studios and Microsoft, have stated the game’s recent [...]
It’s about that time again; the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo from Los Angeles, California. Yes, E3 is one month away and it is fast approaching. June 14 -16, Microsoft’s Xbox division will show off what’s been cooking behind the scenes at its various game studios. We will see everything new with the Xbox One and the partnerships [...]
Playing a game on a couch (or wherever else you decide to sit, I won’t judge) with someone is the be-all and end-all of social experiences for gaming, so I was pretty excited at first to see it in the new Star Wars Battlefront. When I first heard EA was making a reboot/remake/rehash of Battlefront (a beloved game from my childhood if you [...]