Microsoft ‘Moving Full Speed Ahead’ on Next-Generation Xbox Console: Report

[ad_1] Microsoft teased its plans for next-generation Xbox hardware back in February, saying that it was focussed on delivering the “largest technical leap” for a new console generation with the next Xbox. Now, more details about Microsoft’s plans for its next console have emerged, reiterating the same claim. An internal email shared with Xbox staff … Read more

Microsoft’s Xbox Could Soon Get an AI-Powered Chatbot

[ad_1] Microsoft might bring an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered chatbot to its Xbox platform, as per a report. The tech giant is said to be working on developing a tool that can help in automating support tasks for the company. The reported development aligns with the company’s recent strides in creating deeper integration of AI into … Read more

Next-Gen Xbox to Be the ‘Largest Technical Leap’ for a Console Generation

[ad_1] Microsoft shared new details about its plans for Xbox hardware, teasing the next generation of Xbox consoles and providing updates about its gaming business in a special edition of the Official Xbox Podcast Thursday. While the company confirmed that four Xbox-exclusive games would launch on PS5 and Nintendo Switch, it reiterated its commitment to … Read more

Microsoft Will Launch 4 Xbox-Exclusive Games on PS5 and Nintendo Switch

[ad_1] Four Microsoft first-party games will launch on Sony’s PlayStation 5 and the Nintendo Switch, the company confirmed late Thursday after weeks of speculation over its exclusive titles releasing on rival platforms. The announcement came on the Official Xbox Podcast from Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer, who also shed further light on the reasons behind … Read more

Sony to Miss PS5 Sales Target, Says Spider-Man 2 Shipped 10 Million Units

[ad_1] Japan’s Sony slashed the full-year sales forecast for its PlayStation 5 console on Wednesday and said it plans to list its financial business next year as it focuses on entertainment and image sensors. Sony cut its PS5 sales forecast for the year ending March to 21 million units, from 25 million units previously, after … Read more

Microsoft to Share Business Update on ‘Future of Xbox’ in an Event Next Week

[ad_1] A day after reports of multiple Microsoft first-party titles possibly making their way to rival platforms, the company said early Tuesday that it would host a business update event next week, detailing the “future of Xbox.” Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer posted the announcement on X (formerly Twitter), promising more details to the Xbox … Read more

Microsoft Reportedly Plans to Launch Starfield, Indiana Jones on PS5

[ad_1] Microsoft seems to be shifting its strategy in the gaming space, with reports claiming that the company is mulling the potential launch of its first party titles on rival consoles. Starfield, the space RPG from Microsoft-owned Bethesda Softworks that launched exclusively on Xbox and PC in September last year, could be coming to PS5. … Read more

Microsoft to Lay Off 1,900 Employees at Call of Duty Maker Activision, Xbox

[ad_1] Microsoft will let go of 1,900 employees at Activision Blizzard and Xbox this week, it said on Thursday, the latest cuts in the technology sector that has extended massive layoffs over the past years into 2024. The cuts represent about 8 percent of the overall Microsoft Gaming division and will mostly happen at Activision … Read more

The Pokémon Company Says It Is Investigating Palworld Plagiarism Allegations

[ad_1] Palworld, the viral hit action-adventure survival title that has come under intense scrutiny over the alleged likeness of its in-game creatures to the cute monsters from Pokémon, could be staring at legal trouble. The Pokémon Company, which manages the iconic franchise, has finally released an official statement addressing the swirling plagiarism accusations against Palworld, … Read more

Unannounced Halo Battle Royale Project Said to Be Cancelled

[ad_1] Halo has had a period of tumultuous recent years under the development umbrella of 343 Industries. The iconic Xbox franchise, that laid down the blueprint for first-person multiplayer shooters during its heyday, has faltered with recent releases. Halo Infinite, which came out in 2021, received critical acclaim at launch, but fans cooled off on … Read more