Posts Tagged ‘Xbox 720’

EA set to unveil its UFC game today

by Ramon Arandaon May 21, 2013
EA has posted the above image via their EA Sports UFC page on Facebook that obviously states that today, they will unveil information regarding their first UFC game. Interestingly enough, today is also the unveiling of Microsoft’s next Xbox, which takes place this morning.  One would imagine that this means the UFC game will likely […]

Rumor Has It: Oh boy, more eighth-gen leaks

by Ryan Bateson May 10, 2013
Who’s ready for some more eighth-gen console rumors? Yeah, I know, me neither. But that doesn’t stop the rumor mill from spinning. On the Microsoft front, the mysterious NextBox 720 Durango Project Fusion has picked up yet another moniker – Infinity. This has been broken by the IBTimes UK, who backs up this rumor with […]

Rumor Has It: NextBox might not be always “Always-On”

by Ryan Bateson May 6, 2013
I can hear everyone rolling their eyes already, and I can’t blame you. Every time one of these Rumor pieces goes up concerning the NextBox 720 Durango Project Fusion, it’s usually accompanied by a big fat NO. No backwards-compatibility. No solid name. No, no, no. How about a yes, for once? Rumor has it that […]

Rumor Has It: NextBox May Have a Name Finally

by Ryan Bateson May 3, 2013
See, the funny thing about the Intert00bZ is that it makes it really hard to keep things a secret. The rumors are flying fast and loose with the news that Microsoft is squatting on a bunch of web domains featuring the word “XBox” and the word “Fusion,” including amongst them, .info, .biz, and […]

Call of Duty: Ghosts Announced

by Adam Larckon May 1, 2013
The next Call of Duty has been confirmed, and it’s not Modern Warfare 4. Call of Duty: Ghosts has been announced for current-gen and next-gen consoles, and will be releasing on current-gen systems on Nov. 5. A Wii U version was not announced. The next-gen versions will have an all-new engine from Infinity Ward. The […]

Watch Dogs Releasing in November

by Adam Larckon April 29, 2013
Watch Dogs has been slated for a November release. The hacking action-adventure game will be out Nov. 19 in North America and Nov. 22 in the UK. It will be on all current-gen systems, PC, PS4 and other next-gen systems. The UK version will get four different bundles, a Dedsec Edition with a 23cm figurine, […]

Rumor Has It: The Haves and Have Nots of the Xbox 720

by Ryan Bateson April 29, 2013
The Rumor Mill is working some serious overtime the past couple of months on the unusually-mysterious reveal of the long-fabled NextBox Durango 720, so it should come as no surprise that tech blogger Paul Thurrott has released a list of rumors that Microsoft’s next console will and won’t have. “So what?” asks Joe and/or Jane […]

Rumor Has It: Rare Wants to Jump Back Into Spotlight with 720 Launch Title?

by Ryan Bateson April 26, 2013
Hey, remember Rare? Yeah, they used to be awesome, right? Making games like GoldenEye 007 and Battletoads and Donkey Kong Country and stuff. Well, rumor has it that Rare might be trying to be awesome once again, as they may have their eyes set on the eighth-gen NextBox Durango 720 Microsoft platform. According to insiders, […]

x86 Architecture Outed by Xbox 720 Job Listing

by Ramon Arandaon April 23, 2013
OXM has uncovered a little job posting from Microsoft for the Xbox 720 (or whatever you want to call it), that sheds a bit of light as to what we might expect. For starters, the listing asks for experience with the x86 architecture, which was the rumored choice for the next-gen Xbox. In addition, Black […]

Always-On Orth Has Been Disconnected from Microsoft

by Ryan Bateson April 10, 2013
Those who live by the Tweet, die by the Tweet. According to a GameInformer report, the now-infamous Adam “Always-On” Orth has been “disconnected” from his job as Creative Director of Microsoft Studios. According to their sources, which wished to remain anonymous, Orth committed Twittercide, resigning from Microsoft in the wake of last week’s Twitter ordeal. […]

Respawn Point – Week Ending 4.7.13

by Ryan Bateson April 7, 2013
  For all the news that slowly died on the gaming battlefield, it’s time for another Respawn Point, catching all the stuff that we missed before and thrusting it in your face. Maybe not that aggressively, but still, it’s news you missed, and here we are to provide it.   iFighting, DC Comics Style Some […]