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Rainway Announces Cloud Gaming Partnership With Microsoft
Rainway announced today that they have partnered with Microsoft to help enhance the way the company handles cloud gaming moving forward According to the company, they have provided its Software Development Kit to help streamline the Xbox Cloud Gaming tech, which will be utilized for the browser solution systems so that it will be possible[...]
Sea Of Thieves Celebrates Player Milestone & Third Anniversary
Microsoft and Rare revealed a couple of awesome things for Sea Of Thieves this week as the game has hit a specific milestone The game has officially surpassed 20 Million players since it launched back in March 2018, hitting a new player record for the title What's more, it came right in time for the[...]
Dwayne Johnson Announces New Partnership Between Xbox & ZOA Energy
Here's more info on that from the announcement. If you're gonna do a partnership announcement, The Rock is definitely the way to go! Courtesy of Xbox. Fans have the chance to win their very-own customized ZOA Xbox Package that includes a custom Xbox Series X ZOA mini-fridge fully stocked with ZOA Energy products, a custom ZOA Xbox[...]
Microsoft & Samsung Partner Once Again For The Xbox Series X
Microsoft and Samsung have announced a renewed partnership, this time around over their latest consoles, the Xbox Series X Today they revealed that the Samsung QLED has become the official TV partner of the console in both the U.S and Canada We have a little bit from the announcement below, but the shorthand is that[...]
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Will Include Cloud Gaming For Free
According to a few reports, Microsoft appears to be testing 1080p streaming for Xbox Game Pass, which would be a big upgrade The news originally broke from Windows Central, who have been fielding reports of testing happening behind the scenes as the company appears to be taking the next steps to improve the picture and[...]
Someone Leaks A Remastered XBLA Version Of Goldeneye 007
As Xbox's Phil Spencer said on Twitter, there were "Lots of different parties to work with, we've always given up." This makes sense when you figure Rare (which is now owned by Microsoft) had to enter into a deal with MGM (who owns the Bond franchise), and the game was eventually published by Nintendo Add[...]
Minecraft Releases Sustainability City Map To Play
Mojang has released the new Sustainability City Map in Minecraft which was inspired by Microsoft's Annual Sustainability Report This is a completely free map that you can download either through the Education Edition of the game or through the "Education Collection" of content The goal of it is to teach regular users how to best[...]
Sea Of Thieves Officially Launches Season One
Rare and Microsoft revealed that they have officially launched Season One in Sea Of Thieves for the latest content A bit of a first considering the game has been out for a couple years now, but yes, they are now doing seasonal content with all the missions, treasures, and costumes you would expect for it[...]
Azerion Will Distribute Several Classic Microsoft Casual Games
Azerion made a weird little reveal this past week as they will be releasing several classic Microsoft casual games For anyone that's owned a PC since the '90s, everyone remembers there has been a small set of classic games include with pretty much every version of Windows since Windows 95 They're not the most intense[...]
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This morning, Microsoft revealed a new color for their line of official Xbox controllers as they now have Pulse Red as an option While there are a number of different patterns and color schemes you can get depending on what you're looking for in a variant, this is joining their official line of solid color[...]
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One of the first big surprises from The Game Awards 2020 was Microsoft revealing there's a reboot of Perfect Dark coming to Xbox The series is over two decades old and one of the best-yet-forgotten pieces of the Rare library With four games currently available in the series, the last entry was back in 2010[...]