Xbox One Archive Page 139

1 June 2013

FeatureWhat is the point of Xbox One DRM?

Record and publishing industry studies suggest piracy and used sales may be red herrings.

31 May 2013

Dishonored dev now making Prey 2, new report claims

Starting from scratch for release in... 2016?

After Microsoft's divisive "TV TV TV" Xbox One reveal, Sony's Kaz Hirai insists PS4 is "first and foremost" a game console

"If we miss that part, I don't think we get the initial establishment of the console."

29 May 2013

28 May 2013

Zumba Fitness series to be revived for Xbox One

UK dev Zoë Mode also crafting Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360 versions.

Sony execs respond to #PS4NoDRM online campaign

"Please know that we hear you."

27 May 2013

Digital FoundryWatch Call of Duty: Ghosts at 60FPS

See the Xbox One reveal trailer at full frame-rate. Woof.

25 May 2013

This week on Outside Xbox

All hail our new robotic overlord!

24 May 2013

Microsoft patents awarding achievements for watching TV

Watch enough Game of Thrones and get the Stark Raving Mad achievement, perhaps?

This is how Xbox One game trade-ins will work, apparently

UPDATE: You won't have to pay the activation fee, Eurogamer understands.

Aroooo! The inside story on Call of Duty dog motion capture

Colin hates spandex and booties but is fine with stickers.

Hello Games working on a next-gen game that isn't Joe Danger 3

Meanwhile, the first two games are on their way to Steam.

23 May 2013

How Far Cry 3 and UK racing veterans are helping bring Need for Speed to the next generation

Ghost Game's Need for Speed Rivals heading to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and current gen consoles.

22 May 2013

It's the Xbox One Eurogamer Podcast special!

And a video showing perhaps what should have been.

Microsoft won't let indies self-publish on Xbox One

"We intend to continue to court developers in the ways that we have."

Digital FoundrySpec Analysis: Xbox One

Is PlayStation 4 really more powerful?

Crytek's Ryse confirmed as an Xbox One exclusive

Controller-based gameplay “enhanced” by Kinect.

What EA Sports' new Ignite engine means for a game like FIFA 14

3D crowds that boo? Players that hurry when they're losing?

Battlefield 4 release date, Xbox One version announced

UPDATE: UK release date confirmed.

FeatureHands-on with Xbox One

How it looks, caressing the controller, flapping around in front of Kinect 2.0 and hearing about the Skype "vision".

FeatureThe big interview: Phil Harrison on Xbox One, Kinect, indie games and red rings

"I don't have any concerns about reliability whatsoever."

Phil Harrison tries (again) to clarify game ownership, second-hand sales and always-online in Xbox One

Ownership tied to login, there will be a resale mechanism, does require internet connection but not constantly.

21 May 2013

Xbox One second-hand games will charge a fee to play

UPDATE: Microsoft explains its fee/purchase/disc-sharing system, but remains cagey on its second-hand "solution."

Gamerscores and Achievements carry over from Xbox 360 to Xbox One

New generation of Xbox Live enables "bigger matches" and "persistent worlds".

The Xbox One and controller and Kinect photo gallery

Bet Apple's design department is inspired.

The Xbox One controller still takes batteries but has programmable trigger-feedback

Looks similar but has more than 40 innovations, apparently.

Thief confirmed for Xbox One

Eidos Montreal's stealth game coming out of the shadows.

Microsoft reveals Xbox One, due worldwide this year

That's its name. (Update: photo of back confirms HDMI in.)

Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed 4 confirmed for Xbox One

Big 2013 games among six coming to Microsoft's new console from Ubisoft.

Xbox One will not be backwards compatible

But your movie and music purchases will transfer over.

Exclusive FIFA 14 Ultimate Team content for Xbox One

EA Sports announces new Ignite engine at Microsoft's bash.

Next Xbox Reveal: live report and live video

Our commentary and yours from 5pm BST. Watch live here from 6pm.

VideoWhat to expect from tonight's Xbox reveal

Celebrities, bad jokes and maybe a handful of half-truths.

20 May 2013

Turns out Kevin Conroy is working on Batman: Arkham Origins after all

UPDATE: Ezio actor as Batman, Booker DeWitt as Joker.

FeatureThe next Xbox: everything we know so far

UPDATE: Illumiroom to be shown tomorrow, subsidised model scrapped - rumour.

Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN announced by Arc System Works

Unreal Engine fighting game drops sprites.

16 May 2013

UK LulzSec hackers jailed for their attacks on Sony and Bethesda among others

"They are at the cutting edge of a contemporary and emerging species of criminal offender."

Ubisoft forecasts lower Assassin's Creed 4 sales than AC3 managed this past financial year

Thinks Watch Dogs can match or better AC1's first-year tally of ~6 million.

EA to discontinue Online Passes

“We've listened to the feedback and decided to do away with it moving forward.”

15 May 2013

Dream is a video conceptualising how visually sumptuous next-gen games could be

Made part-time by a team of CG artists over six months.

Screenshots of Vaya's Dream concept

Will games look this good?

EA announces Star Wars-focused DICE Los Angeles studio

A new hope for the Battlefront series?

14 May 2013

WWE 2K14 UK release date punched up

But 2K's first WWE game will also skip Wii U.

10 May 2013

Next Xbox to be called Xbox Infinity - report

Microsoft is "uncertain" about its Xbox TV.

FeatureDanny Bilson: inside the rise and fall of THQ

The outspoken former chief of Saints Row, Homefront and Darksiders finally breaks his silence.

FeatureInside Watch Dogs, Ubisoft's new open world

New details including next-gen wind, and how others players can infiltrate your single-player game.

9 May 2013

8 May 2013

EA extends FIFA licensing agreement until happily ever after

Well, 2022, where there be spaceships and lasers.

7 May 2013

SimCity has sold over 1.6 million units

Battlefield 3 Premium has over 3.5 million subscribers.

6 May 2013

EA acquires Star Wars video game license

Visceral, DICE and BioWare all making Star Wars titles.

Next Xbox won't require an internet connection for single-player games - report

But will games require an initial online activation?

3 May 2013

Obsidian's next-gen game "already looking great" says Feargus Urquhart

South Park: The Stick of Truth out this year.

2 May 2013

Kojima: Xbox 360 disc size to blame for lack of Metal Gear Solid: Legacy Collection

"When it's the next [Xbox] console, maybe we can release it."

1 May 2013

30 April 2013

Feature"The next generation is going to be, possibly for the very first time, the next generation of game design"

Meet Adrian Chmielarz, the Bulletstorm guy whose world was turned upside down by Dear Esther.

Watch Dogs includes 60 minutes of PS3-exclusive content

UPDATE: Ubisoft confirms for PlayStation 4, too.

29 April 2013

Watch Dogs release date named, new gameplay trailer

Four special editions hounded out.

Microsoft moots IllumiRoom with next Xbox

Projector on your coffee table makes your telly massive.

Call of Duty: Ghosts built on a “new next-gen engine”

PC and Wii U versions spotted on Spanish shop's website.

26 April 2013

Business as usual at Respawn as EA layoffs hit hard

"These are hard but essential changes."

25 April 2013

Next Xbox to be released in "early November" - report

Lower-priced subscription model costs $299, then $10 per month.

24 April 2013