Microsoft might look to place a stronger focus on the gaming aspect of things with its Windows 8 operating system. A developer recently noted that gaming was not just an important aspect of the OS, but also a key component. It’s been said that Windows 8 will have some major differences from the current Windows’ … Read more
Looks like Microsoft is struggling to push the Windows Phone 7 brand this holiday season. So what better way to persuade consumers than by offering a free Xbox 360 game with the purchase of a smartphone? Gamers have the choose of one of four titles to walk away with: Fable 3, Halo: Reach, Kinectimals and … Read more
THQ and the Random House Publishing Group today announced that a novel set in the Homefront universe and co-written by John Milius (Red Dawn and Oscar Award-winning Apocalypse Now) and New York Times bestselling author Raymond Benson (author of two Metal Gear Solidbooks and multiple James Bond novels) will be published by Random House’s Del … Read more
THQ announced that the award-winning YOU DON’T KNOW JACK franchise is scheduled to come to the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation3 computer entertainment system, the Wii™ system and the Nintendo DS™ family of hand-held systems this winter. The pioneer of the interactive game show format, YOU DON’T KNOW JACK combines … Read more
The first wave of Windows 7 smartphones are set to launch on November 8, with eight more Xbox Live-ready devices making it to the market worldwide in time for the holidays. As part of the Windows Phone 7 platform, the phones will integrate Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE, Microsoft Office Mobile, Zune, Windows Live and more. Here’s … Read more
The popular Game Party series is coming to the Kinect for Xbox 360 with Game Party: In Motion. The game uses the Kinect for Xbox 360’s sensor as it tracks each players body movements and gestures offering a variety of fun party games that anyone can jump in and enjoy. The game includes a total … Read more
Xbox Live’s Major Nelson finds enjoyment revealing the Limited Edition Fable III controller. Unique in design, the gamepad will also come with an in-game tattoo set, and will run for $59.99 and be released on October 5th. Click Here To Read Our Full Review
Believe dat! IGN reports that Halo creators, Bungie, are revamping their Halo 2 maps and are available in the upcoming Halo: Reach. The “Reflection” and “Zealot” maps available are reworked renditions of the “Ivory Tower” and “Midship” maps experienced in the sequel, with technical upgrades. Head over to IGN for more details.
Well, at least Lionshead tries to. It’s hard out there for a chicken. Here’s a look at Fable 3′s cinematic intro in it’s entirety.
Starting today, and lasting until the retailer runs out of stock, Best Buy will discount both the Final Fantasy XIII and Splinter Cell: Conviction bundles to $299.99; permanently. The retailer would clear shelf space for new Xbox 360 Slim consoles, so it only makes sense. Each bundle comes with the titular game, two wireless controllers, … Read more