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Xbox One July Update Released

By : Devin Sidhu | Fri, Jul 14, 2017

Earlier this week, several long-awaited additions to the Xbox Live experience were rolled out to the public, as well as mobile support for several features, such as the looking-for-group search. The first change is that custom pictures will now be available to use for gamers. These pictures can be used for Gamerpics or Club profiles and backgrounds....

Xbox July Games With Gold Announced

By : James Glaze | Tue, Jun 27, 2017

July is just around the corner and with a new month means another four free titles with Xbox Games with Gold.  For July Xbox Live members will be able to download two Xbox One games and two Xbox 360 games for no cost.  The games for the Xbox 360 are also backwards compatible for the Xbox One.  Check out July’s games below! Xbox One: Grow Up:...

New Update Coming To Xbox One

By : Connor Murphy | Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Participants of the Xbox Insider program will have the ability to try out several Xbox One updates this month, according to a post from Major Nelson’s site. These updates include the all-new Arena functionality via Xbox Live, Clubs and Looking for Group posts, as well as improvements to profiles, activity feeds, and game libraries. Arena on Xbox Live...

New Xbox One Summer Update Released

By : Ray Smith | Sun, Jul 31, 2016

[UPDATE 8/5] Major Nelson just announced via twitter that the Xbox One would be getting another small update today. You can now download it! We’re pushing out a system update for Xbox One starting today. No new features. Just a few behind the scenes fixes 🎮 pic.twitter.com/P0xyOHH9iF — Larry Hryb (@majornelson) August 5, 2016 Microsoft...

Xbox Ultimate Game Sale Announced

By : Connor Murphy | Sun, Jul 3, 2016

According to Major Nelson’s site, the Ultimate Game Sale for Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles starts July 5th and ends on the 11th. Much in the spirit of Steam’s annual Summer Sales, Microsoft’s sale offers over 250 deals with savings of up to 60% off or more. Nelson’s post also notes the benefit of Gold members receiving an additional 10% in savings. The...

New Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Games Announced

By : Ray Smith | Thu, Jun 16, 2016

[UPDATE 7/5] Rockstar Games just announced that Red Dead Redemption will be coming to Xbox One via backwards compatibility this Friday! You can also pick it up on sale for $7.49 this week. #RedDeadRedemption on @Xbox One Backward Compatibility Coming Friday, July 8th: https://t.co/xY4jsPpWyp pic.twitter.com/cp4VIKqLp2 — Rockstar Games (@RockstarGames)...

EA Access Is Free Next Week

By : Connor Murphy | Thu, Jun 9, 2016

According to a post on Major Nelson’s website, the games of EA’s Access Vault will be available to all Xbox LIVE Gold Members for a limited time – June 12th through the 22nd. There are no sign-up or credit card requirements in order to access over 20 games available for download on Xbox One. “EA games in The Vault now include Battlefield...

New Xbox One Features Announced

By : James Glaze | Mon, Jun 6, 2016

Microsoft announced today that new features will be coming to the Xbox One this Summer in the form of a system update. This update will start rolling out this week for Xbox One Preview members and is expected to drop officially some time later this Summer. With this update, Microsoft is taking more steps into making the gaming experience on both Xbox...

New Xbox One Backward Compatibility Games for January

By : Ray Smith | Thu, Jan 21, 2016

Support for backwards compatibility on Xbox One is still continuing, as new titles are added nearly every month. Today, Major Nelson announced that ten additional Xbox 360 titles will become available to fans via backwards compatibility in January. Here are those titles that are now available: The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings (Now FREE!) Sam &...