Lionel Menzies

5 Flips | 1 Magazine | 8 Following | @WesBaya | Keep up with Lionel Menzies on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Lionel Menzies”

Xbox One games will require regular authentication checks, used games won't have a fee

The Xbox One will not require gamers to pay a fee to reactivate a used game, but it will require a regular online spot check to verify the authenticity of games being played, according to sources familiar with the system.<p>While an internet connection will be required for the console, the company is …

Report: the top 1 percent accounts for nearly 33 percent of total spent on 'non-arcade' mobile games

The top 1 percent of monetizers account for 32.68 percent of money spent in "non-arcade" mobile games, according to a report from Playnomics (PDF link).<p>The company's analysis defines "non-arcade" games as those "designed and intended for longer term play experiences often featuring levels, …

Xbox One in-game and Party Chat powered by Skype, audio quality will be improved

Xbox One voice chat quality will be much improved compared to Microsoft's current-generation console thanks to the One's Skype integration, a Microsoft representative confirmed to Polygon.<p>"In-Game Chat, Party Chat and Skype are all available on Xbox One," the representative wrote. "Skype …

Halo 4 and Tomb Raider discounted by at least 55 percent

Halo 4 and Tomb Raider discounts<p><i>Halo 4 for</i> Xbox 360 and <i>Tomb Raider</i> for Windows PC are currently being heavily discounted on Amazon and Greenman Gaming, with both games having price reductions of at least 55 percent.<p><i>Tomb Raider</i> for PC is currently available from Greenman gaming for $16.99, which is …

Xbox One’s Menu and View controller functions explained

Xbox One includes two new buttons labeled "Menu" and "View" that replace the Xbox 360's Start and Back buttons and add new functionality, IGN reports.<p>Speaking with the publication, a Microsoft representative said that the Menu button, located on the right, pulls up context-specific menus. These …