Tag : Xbox One
‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ and ‘Red Dead Redemption’ to Be Added to Xbox One Backwards-Compatible Games List?
Xbox One gamers who are looking to play classic Xbox 360 games on their latest-gen console were given a treat late last March with the release of new backwards-compatible games. Amid the hype on upcoming Xbox Live Games with Gold, Xbox One Backwards Compatibility lists and the recent announcement of the Xbox One Cross Play feature, one retailer in Australia called “Big W” committed a huge mistake. In an attempt to attract the attention of gamers, Microsoft teased their upcoming Xbox Live Games with Gold for April 2016 in a very intriguing way. The growing list of Xbox One Backwards Compatibility list is about to get longer as Mike Ybarra, director of program management for Xbox confirmed, the new set can be expected at the end of the month. Microsoft has unveiled the official line-up of games that are included in this week's Deals with Gold discount program. And, like in previous offerings, only gamers with Xbox Live Gold memberships will be able to take advantage of the discounted titles for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. Around two months after the release of "Rise of the Tomb Raider" for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 platforms, Square Enix is now preparing to debut the game for the PC. In preparation for the launch, the studio has released the system requirements for the game. The official roster for this week's Deals with Gold program has been unveiled by Microsoft. Like in previous offerings, this week's discounted games for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles are only available for Xbox Live Gold members. PlatinumGames has announced that the release date for the upcoming Xbox One exclusive title "Scalebound" has been delayed. According to the studio, the decision to push back the launch of the game was made in order to give developers enough time to ensure its quality. New rumors suggest that Microsoft is planning on launching a new version of the Xbox One console next year. According to an insider, the upcoming model will be lighter than the current system and could possibly compete with a prime product from Apple. An executive from Microsoft admitted that the company had underestimated the demand for the Elite Controller for the Xbox One gaming system. According to Chris Capossela, the company's CMO, Microsoft decided to scale back the production of the controllers due to the response it received during this … A listing on Steam revealed that "Rise of the Tomb Raider" from development studio Square Enix will arrive for the PC in January of next year. It is not yet clear, however, as to when the game will come out for Sony's PlayStation 4 console. Publisher Activision has just released the details for the upcoming "Awakening" DLC for "Call of Duty: Black Ops III." However, the game will only arrive for the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 editions of the game. Microsoft has officially unveiled the lineup of free Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles for the January 2016 roster of its Games with Gold program. And, like in previous offerings, only Xbox Live Gold members will be able to take advantage of the giveaway deals. Retailer GameStop is offering a new bundle deal that will update customers with today's gaming consoles. For a single package that costs $570, customers will be able to get their hands on an Xbox One, a Wii U and a PlayStation 4. Microsoft is scheduled to kick-off the largest Xbox Store sale on December 22. As noted by the company, the discount program will last for 17 days and will end on January 7.