Phil Spencer says Xbox Series X|S and Xbox Game Pass price hike likely ‘at some point’
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Phil Spencer says Xbox Series X|S and Xbox Game Pass price hike likely ‘at some point’

Phil Spencer says that an Xbox Series X|S and Xbox Game Pass price hike is likely “at some point” in the future. Exactly when is still a question. Sony made news earlier this year when it increased the PlayStation 5 console price. That PS5 price hike was announced in August and was effective immediately in…

Poll of the Week: Do you own an Xbox Series X or S console?
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Poll of the Week: Do you own an Xbox Series X or S console?

The Xbox Series X|S is about to turn two years old next month. We’re well into the next generation of game consoles. Although the transition has been slow in part due to shortages, both Microsoft and Sony are leaning into the Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5 consoles. Fewer and fewer games are coming to…

Xbox Wireless Controller Mineral Camo Special Edition out now
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Xbox Wireless Controller Mineral Camo Special Edition out now

Microsoft has released the Xbox Wireless Controller Mineral Camo Special Edition. Xbox players looking for a new wireless controller option have a new special edition camo color. Mineral Camo is the fourth camo color option, joining Night Ops Camo, Arctic Camo, and Daystrike Camo. “The Mineral Camo controller features a bold mineral blue, bright purple,…

Win a Pac-Man-themed Xbox Series S console
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Win a Pac-Man-themed Xbox Series S console

Here’s how you can win a one-of-a-kind Pac-Man Xbox Series S console. Microsoft is teaming up with the Grammy Award-nominated, Billboard Music Award-winning Glass Animals to mark the release of Pac-Man World Re-Pac on Xbox. The company is giving away a custom Xbox Series S console to celebrate the game’s launch on Xbox One and…

Xbox Series X|S boot up now five seconds faster
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Xbox Series X|S boot up now five seconds faster

Microsoft has reduced the boot-up time of the Xbox Series X|S consoles. Noticing a faster boot-up on your Xbox Series X|S console? That’s because Microsoft just improved the speed with a pretty simple fix. According to Josh Munsee, the director of Xbox Integrated Marketing, the boot sequence is now a whole five seconds faster. That’s…

Xbox finally outsells PlayStation as Switch continues Japanese charts domination
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Xbox finally outsells PlayStation as Switch continues Japanese charts domination

The Xbox Series S outsold the PlayStation 5 in Japan for the first time in months. The folks in Redmond have some reason to be happy today as the Xbox Series S outsold both PlayStation 5 models combined. Of course, both Sony and Microsoft’s next-gen consoles badly lag behind the Nintendo Switch. In fact, the…

Here’s how you can win a LEGO Star Wars-themed Xbox Series S
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Here’s how you can win a LEGO Star Wars-themed Xbox Series S

Xbox and LEGO are celebrating Star Wars Day with limited edition Xbox Series S consoles. Microsoft has teamed up with LEGO to release 12 limited edition Xbox Series S consoles. Each console celebrates one of 12 iconic characters in the Star Wars films. The designs include BB-8, Boba Fett, Chewbacca, Darth Maul, Darth Vader, Finn,…

Celebrate Chinese New Year and win an Xbox Series S
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Celebrate Chinese New Year and win an Xbox Series S

On February 1st, the year of the tiger begins. Xbox fans can get a unique item. To commemorate the Lunar New Year, Microsoft has chosen to give away a new special edition Xbox Series S, and it looks really cool. The news was made via the Xbox account. A lucky winner is given a console…

New Xbox Series S Fortnite and Rocket League Bundle out now
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New Xbox Series S Fortnite and Rocket League Bundle out now

Microsoft has just launched a new Xbox Series S bundle that Fortnite and Rocket League fans are sure to enjoy. The all-new Xbox Series S Fortnite and Rocket League Bundle came out today. It includes an Xbox Series S, 1000 Fortnite V-bucks, 1000 Rocket League Credits, and the Midnight Drive Pack for both titles. You also get a white Xbox…

Win a custom Dead by Daylight Xbox Series S sculpture, console, and controller
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Win a custom Dead by Daylight Xbox Series S sculpture, console, and controller

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Dead By Daylight, Microsoft is giving away one themed sculpture made out of an Xbox Series S. Xbox’s limited-edition consoles have always been something special. The Star Wars Xbox 360 special edition, the Xbox One Gears of War 4 special edition, and the Halo 3 Xbox 360 special edition…

Rocket League runs at 4K 60 FPS on Xbox Series X with the option for 120 FPS
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Rocket League runs at 4K 60 FPS on Xbox Series X with the option for 120 FPS

Psyonix has announced that Xbox Series X and S enhancements are coming to Rocket League in the game’s next update. According to the developer, the enhancements “will arrive in an update the day before Season 2 goes live. Soon, you’ll be able to enjoy Rocket League at a blistering 120 frames per second. A new ‘Video Quality’…

November’s Xbox console update adds Auto HDR, Optimized for Series X|S tags
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November’s Xbox console update adds Auto HDR, Optimized for Series X|S tags

This month’s Xbox console update has a few new features, bug fixes, and performance improvements. Microsoft is adding six new dynamic backgrounds on Xbox Series X and S. The options add motion and color to the home screen. They are based on previous Xbox console generations and popular profile themes. More dynamic backgrounds are expected…

Microsoft Store taking Xbox Series S orders, but they won’t arrive until December
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Microsoft Store taking Xbox Series S orders, but they won’t arrive until December

Didn’t snag an Xbox Series X or S on launch day? Microsoft Store has you covered, at least for the Series S. The Microsoft Store is taking orders for Xbox Series S. This is the smaller, all-digital model of Microsoft’s next-gen console. The system is “designed to play games at 1440p at 60 frames per…

Fox’s Tubi streaming app out now on Xbox Series X|S, local news coming soon
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Fox’s Tubi streaming app out now on Xbox Series X|S, local news coming soon

Tubi, the ad-supported streaming service from Fox, is available now on Xbox Series X and S. The company also announced new content coming soon. Earlier this month, Microsoft revealed the Xbox Series X|S streaming apps. However, Tubi was not on the initial list. The free streaming service grants access to a library of “over 26,000…

Spencer claims Xbox Series X and S had ‘biggest’ launch in Microsoft’s history
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Spencer claims Xbox Series X and S had ‘biggest’ launch in Microsoft’s history

The Xbox Series X and S just launched this week. Apparently, it’s already breaking company records. “Thank you for supporting the largest launch in Xbox history. In 24 hours more new consoles sold, in more countries, than ever before. We’re working with retail to resupply as quickly as possible. You continue to show us the…