In the console world, there is no bigger battle than the Sony PlayStation versus the Xbox One. In some markets, the PlayStation is the clear winner, while in other markets, the Xbox platform is the winner. However, Sony is looking like a clear victor lately with each months sales.
In the US, Sony’s PlayStation 4 has managed to outsell the Xbox One for the fourth month in a row. This news comes from the NPD Group whose recent figures have proven that the PS4 has sold more units compared to the Xbox One for the month of April in the US. You might remember the days when the Xbox 360 console managed to dominate the US market for more than a year. Well, that was then and this is now. Times have changed.
As for video games in general, the NPD Group says that Titanfall is currently the best selling game at the moment, followed by Call of Duty: Ghosts, NBA 2K14, Minecraft, LEGO The Hobbit, The LEGO Movie Videogame, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Grand Theft Auto V, and Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.
Microsoft revealed a while back that they may add in support for external hard drives to their Xbox One console, and now an Xbox one developer has posted a photo on Reddit, which you can see below, showing an external HDD on the Xbox One.
Microsoft have yet to give an exact date on when they will add in support for external hard drives to the Xbox One console, although the developer who posted the photo said that it would be added to the console ‘soon’.
Microsoft has released a new Xbox One Update, the update should be available for you Xbox One console as of now, and it bring a range of improvements and updated features to Microsoft’s latest games console.
Included in the update is changes to game saves, improvements to friends, Kinect and voice enhancements, updates for the controller and headset and much more, you can see full details of what is included in the update below.
Titanfall is one of the most highly anticipated game which is available on Xbox One and PC this year, and it’s rightly so. The game has received positive reviews, and the developers are even working efficiently to clear out bugs and issues which were present.
If you’re still thinking about getting yourself an Xbox One with Titanfall, you be glad to find out the bundle now costsÂ £349 in the UK.
Fans of the indie game Below that is already available on Microsoft’s new next generation Xbox One console, might be pleased to learn that it sis now preparing to launch on the Steam game network for PC gamers to enjoy.
If you have never heard of the Below game you can check out the video after the jump which shows you a glimpse of what you can expect from the indie game.
Microsoft has revealed its latest sales figures for its next generation games console, the Xbox One, the company has sold a total of 5 million Xbox One consoles since launch.
Sony revealed recently that they have sold a total of 7 million PlayStation 4 consoles since launch, and Microsoft is yet to catch up with the PS4 as they have sold around 2 million less units than Sony.
Microsoft has today announced that their new next-generation Xbox One games console will finally be arriving in Japan on September 4th 2014 confirming the Xbox One Japan release date.
During its launch in Japan the new Xbox One will be available with a variety of games including Forza 5, Kinect Sports Rivals, Sunset Overdrive, Halo on Xbox One, Dead Rising 3 and Ryse: Son of Rome to name a few.
It has been rumoured this week that BioWare and EA maybe considering porting Commander Shepard and crew to the new next-generation PlayStation 4 and Xbox One games consoles.
Rumours of an impending ME3 port have been fuelled by a listing on the Chilean retailers website, Zmart Games. Which shows the Mass Effect Trilogy soon being available for both Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One console.
Epic games have today announced the release of a new update for their Unreal Engine in the form of the new Unreal Engine 4.1 which is the first major update to the Unreal Engine 4 and brings official support for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, SteamOS and Linux.
With the release of Unreal Engine 4.1, all subscribers who are registered Xbox or PlayStation developers, including members of the ID@Xbox independent developer program. Can now enjoy access to the complete Unreal Engine 4 source code for their respective console platforms, at no extra cost.
Earlier this month it looked like The Amazing Spider-Man 2 game for Xbox consoles had been postponed, maybe even cancelled. Activision said that “when and whether ASM2 is released on Xbox One is TBD.” So this game’s release has been confusing to say the least. This game is no longer up in the air. In fact, it has landed.
It was originally to be released on April 29th in the U.S. and the game has now been released for Xbox.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is now available for both Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. Digital download in the U.S. costs is $59.99 and $49.99. Want to play it on the PS4? Well, on May 2nd this title will be released on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and the PC.
This month Xbox Live Gold members can expect to receive two new games in the form of Dust: An Elysian Tail and Saints Row: The Third for free during the month of May, Major Nelson has announced.
From todayÂ Dust: An Elysian TailÂ which is normally priced at $14.99 will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through May 15th. Then from May 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Saints Row: The ThirdÂ normally priced at $19.99 for free through to May 30th.
Microsoft has announced that they will be launching their Xbox One console in China in September, and Microsoft has teamed up with BesTV New Media Co. to launch the console in China.
According to Microsoft, the Xbox One will be the first system of its kind to launch in China, as yet Microsoft has not revealed how much the Xbox One will cost when it launches in China.