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Use Xbox One SmartGlass app for ‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ and you’ll find riches of your own
If you’re a “Ryse: Son of Rome” fan, the Xbox One SmartGlass app is one of the best examples of SmartGlass on Xbox One, says Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson, in a new video, above. The app works on Windows phone, as well as the tablet of your choice, be it Windows, iOS or...
16 Dec 2013
It’s like magic: ‘Fable Anniversary’ coming to Xbox 360 in February
Lionhead Studios, maker of “Fable,” is celebrating the game’s 10th year with “Fable Anniversary,” which will launch on Xbox 360 on Feb. 4 in the U.S., Feb. 6 in Asia and Feb. 7 in Europe. Xbox Wire snagged an exclusive interview with Craig Oman, Lionhead producer of “Fable...
12 Dec 2013
Not ready for your Skype close-up on Xbox One? You can change that
Getting on Skype when you’re on Xbox One is fun, including its use of Kinect to put you on center stage on the screen. Kinect automatically zooms in or out to keep everything centered, even when you get up and move around during your video chat. But if you don’t want a close-up, you can change...
6 Dec 2013
Xbox One Celebration collection arrives in the Windows Phone Store
Your Windows Phone device won’t be left out of the party when the Xbox One starts to fill living rooms around the world, not with the new Xbox One Celebration collection . You’ll find plenty in this new collection that makes the most of your Windows Phone as an Xbox One companion, including...
21 Nov 2013
Xbox One SmartGlass now available to make your Xbox One rock even more
The all-new Xbox One SmartGlass app for Windows and Windows Phone is now available from the Windows Store and Windows Phone Store and you may want to download it before getting your Xbox One, which launches Friday. You can use the free app to learn about the new features of Xbox One, and after you’ve...
19 Nov 2013
CoachGlass ‘Madden NFL 25’ app for Xbox shows defense is the best offense
Quoting the saying, “Offense wins games, defense wins championships,” Engadget posted about how the CoachGlass companion app to “Madden NFL 25” differentiates itself from the “Ask Madden” feature, “by resorting to data collected from the Madden community, as...
10 Oct 2013
SmartGlass for CNET: A digital buddy that will geek out watching tech shows with you
CNET on Xbox 360 offers a variety of technology shows, product reviews, live streaming coverage of industry events, and now, an Xbox SmartGlass app. Not since the Roomba has mankind experienced such devoted electronic companionship. Xbox Live Gold members in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom...
24 Jul 2013
Developers share how Xbox One’s superpowers will take gaming to the next generation
Xbox One’s unique capabilities are going to take gaming to the next generation faster than the Starship Enterprise. And in keeping with Captain Jean Luc Picard’s famous command, developers from some of the most celebrated studios in the world shared with Comic-Con fans just how they planned...
24 Jul 2013
Go behind the scenes of ‘Dead Rising 3,’ where every zombie is a snowflake
At Comic-Con Expo in San Diego on July 20, the “Dead Rising 3” team showed this “Zombie Apocalypse Evolved: Making of Dead Rising 3″ video during their panel. The video is chock full of gems, laugh-out-loud moments, and exclusive game play from the upcoming installment, exclusive...
22 Jul 2013
Sledgehammer + chainsaw = seriously stylish zombie slaying in 'Dead Rising 3' for Xbox One
When it comes to dispatching zombies, a sledgehammer will work. So will a chainsaw. But put them together to make a sledgesaw – now that’s form and function, and it’s exactly the kind of stylish, combination zombie-slayer you can build in the new “Dead Rising 3.” Coming...
16 Jul 2013
Pizza Hut comes to Xbox 360, sports apps unlocked from Gold this weekend
Steve Clarke (Microsoft News Center)
This is your weekend if you love pizza and sports. First of all, several popular sports apps – specifically ESPN, MLB.TV, UFC, NHL GameCenter and NBA Game Time – will be unlocked from Gold April 25 to 28 for Xbox LIVE subscribers in the U.S. and Canada. If you already have a subscription...
23 Apr 2013
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