• Bethesda

    Bethesda Officially Joins Xbox

    After being acquired by Microsoft in September, and receiving approval from both the SEC and European Commission, today is the first official day that ZeniMax Media is owned by Microsoft as part of Xbox Game Studios, in a deal that saw the Seattle-based giant spend $7.5 million USD to...
  • Preview: Age Of Empires 3: Definitive Edition

    While 2020 hasn’t been a great year for much, it’s been outstanding for the Real-Time Strategy genre. Sega revamped their beloved Total War series with a new Trojan War-themed epic. And Microsoft Game Studios introduced a generation of players to the Crusader Kings with a brand new entry to...
  • Review: Microsoft Flight Simulator

    Everything from the cloud servers and engines at play in this title makes for an aeronautical environment that is only going to continue to grow and get better. What else is there to say aside from it's all up from here?...
  • Preview: Microsoft Flight Simulator

    Seeing your house on Bing Maps aerial view is… Well, it’s not that exciting, is it? However, seeing your house on Bing Maps aerial view while at the controls of a Boeing 373, that’s exciting! It’s also the promise of Microsoft and Asosbo Studio’s latest entry in the iconic Microsoft...
  • Gears Tactics Is Shaping Up To Be An Exciting Spin-off

    The world of Xbox Game Studios’ beloved Gears franchise has grown phenomenally since the release of  Gears 5 back in September of last year. But before that, back in late August of 2019, fans were shocked and surprised when a mobile spinoff based on the boxy Funko POP! It...
  • Interview with Thomas Mahler About Ori and the Will of the Wisps

    We had the chance to speak with Thomas Mahler, one of the co-founders of Moon Studios, based out of Austria. We spoke about everything and anything related to Ori and the Will of the Wisps, which is set to launch later this month on Xbox One and PC! Thomas...
  • Ninja Theory Working On Project: Mara

    Dom Matthews, a Commercial Director over at Ninja Theory, revealed Project: Mara, a new title being worked on over at the UK-based studio. Over on Xbox Wire, information was revealed about the project, which is described as a “real-world and grounded representation of mental terror.” From the description, this...
  • Sea of Thieves Hits 10 Million Players

    Joe Neate, an Executive Producer at Rare, revealed today in a blog post that Sea of Thieves has passed 10 million players since launch. By crossing that threshold, Sea of Thieves is the most successful new IP from an Xbox studio this generation. Join us in a toast to...
  • Gears 5 Is The Biggest Launch For Any Xbox Game Studio Title

    Gears 5 is a massive success for both Xbox and The Coalition, after releasing to stellar critical and commercial success. I’ve been enjoying every minute of the sixth entry in the Gears series and have spent a fair amount of time working away at collectibles as well as multiplayer,...
  • Double Fine Productions Joins Xbox Game Studios

    On stage during today’s Microsoft E3 conference, Tim Schafer came on stage and announced Double Fine Productions would join Xbox Game Studios.   We also got a look at the upcoming Psychonauts 2 sequel in the works and confirmed that the game was still coming to all announced platforms....