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Microsoft Issues Revised Statement On Headsets, Hope For Compatibility

by draneri Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 03:23 PM<p>OMG... I mean it's nice that they're reacting to fans but really could they not have thought about this …

Xbox 360 Headsets May Work With Xbox One

Hang onto your Xbox 360 gear.<p>Xbox One won't bundle a headset in the box, but Microsoft is seeking a way to let Xbox 360 headsets work with the new …

Explore a 360-degree 3D model of the PS4

<b>Unless you were at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), you won't have had any hands-on time exploring the next generation of gaming consoles —</b> …

Gaming

Stop congratulating yourselves over E3 — console makers and publishers are massively missing out on mobile

<i>Andrew Sheppard is president of San Francisco-based Kabam Studios.</i><p>E3 ended yesterday, and even before the conference came to an official close, the mega booths with Time Square-sized displays and rock concert-quality sound systems are already fading from the industry’s collective memory. …

PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo, E3: Speed Run

Reggie Fils-Aime said the best way for companies to deal with the used games market is to ensure their games are good so gamers won't trade them in. Shuhei Yoshida said the PlayStation Plus subscription requirement is up to publishers for free-to-play games on PlayStation 4. Achievements on the …

The best of E3 2013: this is the future of gaming

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> The best of E3 2013: this is the future of gaming<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>From trash-talking companies and the return of the Blue Bomber to legendary filmmakers talking about the challenges of storytelling in gaming and the future of sports …

Publishers bringing Xbox One-like limitations to PS4 would be 'surprising,' Sony exec says

PlayStation exec Scott Rohde, senior VP of World Wide Studios America, told Polygon that it would be "surprising" if third-party publishers brought the kinds of access limitations present on the Xbox One to the PlayStation 4, that Sony's patents in the area of used games aren't indicative of policy …

Why Xbox One And PS4 Have Me Worried For The Future Of Games

Electronic Arts showed off Battlefield 4, its new military shooter for PC, Xbox One, and PS4, at E3 earlier this week. Sitting in a theater drowning in bass, it was nothing short of staggering. There were dozens of soldiers, vehicles, artillery strikes and explosions. A soldier shot out a support …

Microsoft says games for the Xbox One will still cost $59.99

Microsoft has confirmed that the games it releases for the Xbox One will sell for $59.99, just like those for the Xbox 360, and Sony has previously suggested that it will also be sticking to the old price point. A spokesperson told <i>Polygon</i> that Microsoft Studios games will have a standard price of …

Microsoft on what defines a next-gen game

Microsoft has not been shy about using the term "next-gen" to describe its games and experiences for the Xbox One, but what exactly does it mean? Speaking with GameSpot, Xbox boss Phil Spencer said the term is multifaceted and at times difficult to convey.<p>"I think it's multiple things. Graphic …

Nextgen

And The Winner Of The PlayStation 4/Xbox One Console Wars Is...The PC?

“X-Box One: Because that’s how many we’re gonna sell,” gamer Paul Sposato wrote on his Facebook page when he saw the Microsoft and Sony announcements at E3. Sposato is an Xbox enthusiast, an Xbox loyalist. But after last night’s presentations, he does not plan on buying the new-generation console, …

Three for three: How AMD won the war for the heart of next-gen consoles

The era of speculation is over. We now know the details of all new next-gen consoles. Post-E3 2013, all of the major players have revealed the platforms, the games and the hardware that will power console gaming for the next several years.<p>Sitting at the heart of the consoles are three related cores …