Microsoft to sell Xbox One without Kinect

Yesterday, Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox, revealed that Microsoft will be selling a new Xbox One console option that doesn't include the Kinect, for $399. The new console option will be available from June 9th.

14th May
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Microsoft unveil Xbox Originals video content

Microsoft has today unveiled some of their planned content for their new premium video service Xbox Originals. Content for the service includes: Two Halo projects by Steven Spielberg and Ridley Scott. You can video the full list of committed and planned content below.

28th Apr
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Microsoft announces Xbox One Titanfall bundle

With Respawn Entertainment’s highly anticipated multiplayer first person shooter, Titanfall just weeks away Microsoft have unveiled the Xbox One Titanfall special edition bundle.

25th Feb
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Get ready for Titanfall with a Limited Edition controller

With Titanfall just two months away Respawn Entertainment, EA and Microsoft have unveiled the Xbox One Titanfall Limited Edition Wireless Controller.

15th Jan

Microsoft sells over 3 million Xbox Ones

Microsoft has announced that they have sold over 3 million Xbox One consoles in 13 countries before the end of 2013.

07th Jan
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Xtra-vision release statement regarding pre-order controversy

Today, Xtra-vision Ireland has released a statement regarding the Xbox One pre-order controversy. The controversy related to the company only allowing people who purchased an additional Xbox One game to collect their pre-ordered console.

26th Nov

Xbox One now out

Microsoft’s brand new console, Xbox One is now out. The new console which Microsoft says “signals the beginning of a new era for gaming and interactive entertainment” launches with twenty two titles, ten of which are exclusives.

22nd Nov
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Get ready for the Xbox One with this inviting trailer

Microsoft is inviting players to the next generation with a brand new Xbox One trailer called “Xbox One: Invitation”. The trailer shows off the “all-in-one entertainment” aspect of upcoming console.

28th Oct

Microsoft to take Xbox One on a world tour

Microsoft has announced the “Area One Tour”. This is a tour that will see Microsoft bring the Xbox One to over 75 cities around the world. For those like me living in Ireland, Dublin is one of the 75 cities.

03rd Oct

Xbox One to launch on November 22nd in selected countries

Microsoft has announced that their brand new console, Xbox One will be released on November 22nd in thirteen countries.

04th Sep
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Microsoft reveals Xbox One launch titles

Today at Gamescom, Microsoft’s Xbox team has revealed that 23 games will be available at the Xbox One launch later this year. Launch titles range from FIFA 14 to Zoo Tycoon. Check out the full list of confirmed launch titles below.

20th Aug
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Don Mattrick might be leaving Microsoft for Zynga

Don Mattrick, President of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft (the man in charge of the Xbox division) is supposedly leaving the company for Zynga according to All Things D.

01st Jul

Microsoft drops Xbox One DRM

Microsoft has today done a 180 on their DRM policy for the Xbox One, by removing the need for a 24 hour internet connection. Players will now only need to connect to the internet during a one-time system set-up.

20th Jun
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Microsoft talks Xbox Live Gold benefits for Xbox One

Microsoft has shown off the in-game editing with Game DVR and Upload Studio, Twitch integration and more.

11th Jun

Microsoft offer free games for Xbox Live Gold members

Microsoft is following Sony by providing free games to players who have purchased their premium service. Microsoft will give two free games a month starting July 1st.

10th Jun