Xbox 360


Xbox Live Indie Games gets stay of execution

Microsoft looking into preserving titles.

Huge Xbox spring sale now live

More than 350 games cut in price.

Xbox 360 games are getting Xbox One boxes

If they're backwards compatible.

Xbox avatars will get wheelchair option

Looks like they're getting a visual upgrade, too.

Microsoft discontinues Xbox 360

"We've had an amazing run."

16-person Party Chat and better Xbox 360 integration in next Xbox One update

Plus: more Avatar features, improved Achievements section, more.

Feature | Reporting on the Xbox 360: stories from behind the scenes

Halo 3 launch! Fake Kinect families! Molyneux! More!

Xbox One list of Xbox 360 backwards compatibility games revealed

104 titles confirmed - but no COD, Halo or Red Dead Redemption.

How's Xbox doing?

Well. Well enough?

Peter Moore recounts $1.15bn Xbox 360 Red Ring of Death saga

"If we had tried to fudge over the problem the Xbox brand and Xbox One wouldn't exist today."

After a week, 1m votes cast for Xbox One backwards-compatible games

Red Dead Redemption still most-requested on Xbox Feedback site.

Xbox One back compatibility supports Xbox 360 DLC

Just needs the publisher to allow it.

Xbox 360 saves carry over via Xbox One's back compatibility service

UPDATE: Xbox 360 multiplayer works seamlessly on Xbox One too.

Netflix testing adverts on Xbox 360 app

But only for its own shows.

Funds from Microsoft Points switchover expire 1st June

Use them or lose them, Microsoft warns.

£70 Star Wars movie bundle launches on Xbox this week

Comes with Star Wars Pinball and R2-D2 avatar toy.

Microsoft mulled idea of giving away original Xbox free

"They were going to be the casual gamers' machine."

Xbox One April system update includes voice messages

Works cross-platform with Xbox 360, too.

Xbox Live and PS Plus subs now used to calculate UK inflation

Along with Spotify, e-cigarettes and craft beer.

Xbox avatars to get improved graphics, new features

Microsoft planning avatars' "biggest adventure yet".

Xbox 360 getting new 500GB hard drive

UPDATE: Costs £79.99 in the UK, out this month.

Microsoft quietly ends Xbox subscription offer

"This program was intended to be a pilot experiment."

Xbox Achievement hunter finally hits a million Gamerscore

"Eight years, three months, I don't know how many days."

Microsoft: Xbox 360's Games with Gold programme will improve

Will be "more true" to gamer's expectations.

Microsoft "concerned" by claims GCHQ considered using Kinect for surveillance

But insists it has never heard of controversial Optic Nerve program.

NSA, GCHQ can listen to Xbox Live chat communications

UPDATE: Microsoft insists alleged spying "wasn't done with our consent".

Xbox Live Gold Family Packs moving to individual Gold subs

Extra months free but monitoring reports gone.

Mattrick tried to buy Zynga while still at Microsoft - report

Doggedly pursued social games company deal.

Microsoft opens registration for Xbox Beta Program 2013

Sign up now via your Xbox 360 dashboard.

Kinect sales equal the original Xbox, higher than GameCube

Xbox 360 numbers top 76 million worldwide.

Microsoft buys media-streaming, home automation tech for Xbox

Beats Apple, Google to snap up Slingbox creator's new company.

Xbox SmartGlass free app launches on iOS, Android

Anything Windows Phone can do, they can do too.

Xbox 360 SmartGlass app launches free this week

Compatible games include Forza Horizon, Dance Central 3.

Xbox 360 dashboard update rolls out from today

Personalised dashboard! Internet Explorer! The death of Zune!

Microsoft reward scheme gives you 17p on your birthday

UPDATE: A list of the top ten 20 Microsoft Point items you can buy!

Microsoft "aware" Xbox Live and currently unavailable

UPDATE: Service back to normal, Microsoft states.

Microsoft to launch new Xbox Live dashboard beta

Includes Internet Explorer, personalised content recommendations.

Control your Xbox 360 with Xbox Live iOS app

Plus, launched on Android for the first time.

Xbox Live Tournaments to offer free and paid-for tourneys

Plus other Xbox Live "performance improvements" coming.

Napster, Absolute Radio, AOL apps coming to Xbox Live

And Internet Explorer, but only for Gold subscribers.

Xbox SmartGlass streaming service announced

Internet Explorer confirmed for Xbox 360.

4 On Demand now live on Xbox 360

Demand 5 app also arrives on the dash.

New Xbox 360 dashboard "an advertiser's dream"

XBLIG devs have their say on Metro UI. MS responds.

Feature | Metro Politics: What Xbox's New Dash Means

Rummaging in the guts of Microsoft's latest update.

A list of Xbox 360 TV channels coming December and 2012

AlloCiné! Crackle! Vevo! Telenovelas/Sports!

Free Xbox Companion app for Windows Phone 7 tomorrow

Search and even control Xbox Live content.

New Xbox 360 dashboard images

Games! Music! Apps! Shiny!

Video | Xbox 360 Dashboard Update

Firmware refresh is live.

Digital Foundry | Xbox 360 summer dashboard update

All the hidden bonuses in the new upgrade revealed.

E3: Avatar Marketplace for Xbox 360

Buy more things for mini-you.

Wearable Achievements for Avatars?

Microsoft has grand plans for mini-you.

Microsoft produces NXE stats

Avatars more popular than Milky Bars.

First 360 Avatar clothes dished out

One for the snowboarders to enjoy.

Sony films return to NXE Netflix shop

Much ado about nothing, apparently.

Rare wanted avatars for Xbox 360 launch

To soften "hardcore and spiky" image.

NXE causing problems with HDMI sound

Internet finds temporary solution.

NXE Avatars to get more free clothes

MS to do regular wardrobe updates.

Microsoft details "Xtival" 360 event

Chat to Prodigy, play some games.

Microsoft working to fix NXE "hiccups"

Issues being resolved, says the Major.

Sony Pictures pulls NXE Netflix content

Hundreds of films temporarily axed.

All NXE preview sign-ups get it early

If you applied properly, you're in.

Xbox 360 to hit 25m sales this month

NXE is "watershed moment" - Mattrick

Win thousands of MS Points this week

Download XBL content to enter.

NXE adds 10,000 more previewers

And Zapper added to Xbox Originals.

Mattrick adamant he invented avatars

Wants to send rival firm "a card and a cake".

XBLA games to feature avatars soon

Four current titles, one new one.

NXE manager: "We can do it again"

Why make new consoles anyway?

Feature | Xbox Live's Jerry Johnson

What happens when NXE launches?

New Xbox Experience

Xbox 720 in all but name.

MS will block NXE preview blaggers

Beta users can't upgrade mates' 360s.

Microsoft reveals XNA compo winners

Circus acrobat puzzler wins 40 grand.

NXE preview slots all snapped up

Don't even bother blinking.

MS: Primetime will miss NXE launch

Other features "coming soon", too.

48-hour publication time for XNA games

All part of the NXE community games bit.

MS launches 360 storage upgrade site

Refurbished 20GB HDD for 13 quid.

NXE will allow for remote downloads

And requires 128MB of storage space.

New Xbox Experience

Download stuff remotely from 19th November.

New Xbox Experience dated

Plus Metal Slug, Space Invaders for XBLA.

Xbox 360 outselling PS3 two-to-one - MS

Sales have doubled since price cut.

Xbox Live comes back to life

Maintenance done. Tea finished.

New Xbox Experience themes info

And how Avatars will show your status.

New 360 front end coming in November?

Rock Band 2 advertisement suggests so.

Feature | The New Xbox Experience: Avatars

Rare shows off its new threads.