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Microsoft buys 3D physics developer Havok to boost gaming efforts

Microsoft today announced the acquisition of Havok from Intel. Havok makes a 3D physics engine and licenses it to gaming studios; its work has been featured on more than 600 titles, including popular franchises such as Assassin's Creed, <i>Call of Duty</i>, <i>Destiny</i>, <i>Dark Souls</i>, <i>The Elder Scrolls</i> and …

Gaming

Watch No Man's Sky Dev Play the PS4 Game on Stephen Colbert's Late Show

Sean Murray, co-founder of No Man's Sky developer Hello Games, appeared Friday night on <i>The Late Show With Stephen Colbert</i> to talk about and play the upcoming PlayStation 4 and PC game. Colbert starts off by asking for a release date, but Murray doesn't budge. They then launch into a discussion …

Master Chief Is Dead, But Not Really, in This New Halo 5 Video

Microsoft has published a new TV commercial for Halo 5: Guardians that dives deeper into the Master Chief vs. Spartan Locke story for the upcoming sci-fi shooter. As we learned in the last TV commercial, the "official" story in Halo 5 is that Master Chief is dead. But that's not exactly true. This …

Weekly Recap: PS4 vs. Xbox One Holiday Games, Microsoft Buys Havok, 1 TB Fallout System

<b>THE BIG STUFF:</b><p><b>PS4 Boss Talks Holiday Lineup Comparisons to Xbox One</b>: Who has the better lineup of exclusive games this holiday? It might be Microsoft, but Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida says, "People wouldn't just look at the first party lineup when they're making a purchase decision."<p><b>1 TB Fallout 4 Xbox</b> …

Cortana won't help you on Xbox One until next year

If you were hoping to experience Cortana's most helpful version on your Xbox One this year, you might have to settle for her possible appearance in <i>Halo 5</i> at the end of the month instead. The virtual assistant won't make her full debut to owners of Microsoft's latest console until early next year. …

Halo

Titanfall Hits 10 Million Milestone

Respawn Entertainment's first game was a big success. The developer has now announced that the Xbox and PC game has crossed the 10-million mark. Writing on Twitter, Respawn boss Vince Zampella announced the figure, though he didn't say if it represents copies sold or total number of …