Government launches call for evidence on video game loot boxes

Loot boxes are in-game containers purchased with either virtual or real-world currency that awards players with randomized virtual items. They can use these items to improve their playing experience or for cosmetic upgrades to their character’s appearance. Players do not know which item they will get until after they have opened the loot box and […]

Microsoft’s servers facing meltdown due to Xbox Series X and S pre-orders, retailers having issues too

Microsoft’s next-gen console, Xbox Series X and S are a meticulous target at this moment. Shortly after the pre-orders have started, multiple retailers, including Microsoft’s official pre-order page, face meltdown. This seems to be caused due to an excessive amount of pre-order queries. There are different Xbox pre-order scenarios. Microsoft‘s official website is facing a […]

Future Bethesda Games Will Be on Xbox, PC, & Game Pass; Other Consoles Considered on a “Case-By-Case Basis”

News Following today’s news of the acquisition of ZeniMax and Bethesda by Microsoft, Xbox division head Phil Spencer provided more information. Published on September 21, 2020 Giuseppe Nelva Home » News » Future Bethesda Games Will Be on Xbox, PC, & Game Pass; Other Consoles Considered on a “Case-By-Case Basis” Following today’s news of the […]

PlayStation 5 Digital Edition stock far lower than standard PS5, sources say •

Sony’s £450 PlayStation 5 sold out fast when pre-orders opened last week. But pre-orders for the £360 PlayStation 5 Digital Edition? Those seemed to go even faster. There was huge demand for the cheaper Digital Edition, but also reports there was far less Digital Edition stock to go around. Now, retail sources Eurogamer has spoken […]

Welcoming the Talented Teams and Beloved Game Franchises of Bethesda to Xbox

Critically acclaimed creators of The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, Wolfenstein, DOOM, Dishonored, Quake, Starfield and more join Team Xbox Today is a special day, as we welcome some of the most accomplished studios in the games industry to Xbox. We are thrilled to announce Microsoft has entered into an agreement to acquire ZeniMax Media, parent company […]