Category Archives: Microsoft

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Will Debut New Desert Map Gameplay Next Week

Geoff Keighley confirms on his Twitter account that fans can get their first look at the new desert map for PlayerUnknown’s Battleground next week during The Game Awards. Source: GameRant

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Is Getting a Mobile Release

Large Chinese video game publishing company Tencent announces that it will create a mobile port of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds for Chinese audiences. Source: GameRant

PUBG Will Be Modified in China to Promote ‘Socialist Core Values’

Large Chinese video game publisher Tencent secures the rights to release PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds in China with modifications to promote ‘socialist core values.’ Source: GameRant

Sea of Thieves Gets Special Treatment from Xbox

Sea of Thieves developer Rare is so consistent with Microsoft that the publisher has opted to allow the team special treatment when it comes to the game’s release. Source: GameRant

Microsoft Discusses Whether a New Fable Game Could Be Made

Shannon Loftis, the Xbox general manager for first party publishing, weighs in on whether Microsoft could produce a new Fable game in the near future. Source: GameRant

Why Microsoft’s Kinect Failed

In the aftermath of Kinect’s demise, we detail the history of Microsoft’s motion control peripheral for Xbox 360 and Xbox One and explain what led to its downfall. Source: GameRant

Minecraft Adds Stranger Things Skin Pack

Mojang reveals a new Stranger Things skin pack that brings the cast of the Netflix Original horror series straight to the block-filled lands of Minecraft. Source: GameRant

Xbox Games with Gold Revealed for November 2017

Microsoft reveals the November 2017 lineup for its Games with Gold, along with a limited-time sale that offers discounts on titles for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. Source: GameRant

Microsoft: Phil Spencer Suggests Cross-Play with PS4 is Practically a ‘Lost Cause’

Speaking at the Brazil Games Show, Xbox head Phil Spencer confirms that Microsoft continues to speak with Sony over cross-play, but no progress has been made. Source: GameRant

Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

As Cuphead continues to be a huge success on Windows PC and Xbox One, mobile app developers on Android begin to release poor rip-off clones of the game. Source: GameRant