CMA Investigating Nintendo, PS4, Xbox Auto-Renewal Function For Online Services

Nintendo Switch Online

The Competition and Markets Authority over in the United Kingdom is investigating Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft for their auto-renewal functionality for their online services, including the premium version of the Nintendo Network, PlayStation Network and PlayStation Now, as well as Xbox Live and the Xbox Game Pass. Continue reading “CMA Investigating Nintendo, PS4, Xbox Auto-Renewal Function For Online Services”

Xbox Live SDK Support Coming To Nintendo Switch, iOS, Android

Nintendo Switch

Microsoft will have a session at this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, and that session will include talk about the Xbox Live platform expanding beyond the Xbox and Windows 10 ecosystem. Continue reading “Xbox Live SDK Support Coming To Nintendo Switch, iOS, Android”

Xbox Live Games With Gold For February Will Definitely Leave Some Gamers Disappointed

Star Wars Jedi Academy

I imagine there will be core gamers of two minds about the Xbox Games With Gold line-up for February, as revealed over on the Major Nelson blog. On one side there’s going to be gamers who grew up playing some of the classics included in the line-up that will absolutely adore the titles on offer for the month, while the second group will likely despise that such a poor slate of games are being offered up for the February Games With Gold. Continue reading “Xbox Live Games With Gold For February Will Definitely Leave Some Gamers Disappointed”

Xbox Games With Gold For December Get Downvoted By Xbox Gamers

XBox Live Games With Gold December

If you wanted a selection of forgettable games to tide you over during Christmas, well, Microsoft was sure thinking about you. The December, 2018 Games With Gold line-up was revealed and oh boy are they not good at all. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For December Get Downvoted By Xbox Gamers”

Xbox Games With Gold For September Fail Hard And Gamers Hate The Lineup

Xbox Games With Gold

If you want some lame games to play for free throughout September look no further than Microsoft’s Xbox Live Games With Gold offerings for September, 2018. The four games that were revealed for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One consists of old and busted up games that most people probably don’t care about. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For September Fail Hard And Gamers Hate The Lineup”

Xbox Games With Gold For August Gives Gamers For Honor, Dead Space 3, Forza Horizon 2

For Honor Xbox Live Games With Gold

Last month Microsoft gave gamers a piss-poor line-up games that no one cared about and no one even remembers even though it was just a few weeks ago that those games were announced. That’s how much the line-up sucked, and you won’t anyone but Xbox fanboys slurping up the toe-jam of Phil Spencer defending the last couple of months of offerings from Games With Gold as Microsoft attempts to reposition the service as little more than a catcher of offerings positioned underneath the pitcher of Xbox Game Pass. For August, however, Microsoft actually seems to want to give Xbox Live Gold subscribers something worthwhile to add to their libraries, bringing back a handful of noteworthy AAA titles to the free game line-up. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For August Gives Gamers For Honor, Dead Space 3, Forza Horizon 2”

Xbox Games With Gold For June Includes Purely Mediocre Games

Games With Gold June

Microsoft seems to be slagging off on the Games With Gold offerings heading into the summer months. The Games With Gold line-up for Xbox 360 and Xbox One gamers was recently revealed, and they’re not the sort of games that will have you throwing a lot of bandwidth at the Microsoft Store. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For June Includes Purely Mediocre Games”

Xbox Live Games With Gold For Feb 2018 Features Shadow Warrior, Split/Second

Split Second Xbox Games With Gold Feb 2018

There are some okay games coming to the Xbox Games With Gold for Xbox Live Gold subscribers in February, 2018. Continue reading “Xbox Live Games With Gold For Feb 2018 Features Shadow Warrior, Split/Second”

Xbox Games With Gold For December, 2017 Contains Barely Mediocre Games

Xbox Games With Gold

If you have an Xbox Live Gold subscription you’ll be treated to purely mediocre games for December, 2017’s Games With Gold outings next month. The full list of the four games was dropped over on the Xbox News Wire, where the two free Xbox One and Xbox 360 games were detailed. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For December, 2017 Contains Barely Mediocre Games”

Xbox Games With Gold For August Includes Bayonetta, Slime Rancher

Red Faction Armageddon

Some mediocre titles are set to become available for free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers during the month of August. This includes two games for the Xbox One and two games for the Xbox 360. The two Xbox 360 titles are also backwards compatible, so technically you’ll be getting your hands on four Xbox One games. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For August Includes Bayonetta, Slime Rancher”

Xbox Games With Gold For July Has Gamers Fuming Like PS Plus Subscribers

Grow Up - Games With Gold July 2017

For the first time in a long time Microsoft has been subject to the irascible response from Xbox Live subscribers that’s usually reserved for PlayStation Plus members. Why the sudden change of heart from the black and green brand? Well, a lot of it has to do with the fact that July, 2017’s offerings of Games With Gold just wasn’t hitting the g-spot of expectations. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For July Has Gamers Fuming Like PS Plus Subscribers”

Xbox Games With Gold For June Includes Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed 3

Games With Gold June 2017

Four more games will be made available for free during the month of June for those who have Xbox Live Gold. The Games With Gold program for June, 2017 includes Speedrunners, Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed III and the original Dragon Age: Origins. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For June Includes Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed 3”

Xbox Games With Gold For May, 2017 Includes Lara Croft And Star Wars

Games With Gold May 2017

Microsoft continues to prove why they’re absolutely rod-raping Sony when it comes to their Xbox Live offerings versus the PSN’s offerings now that they’ve announced their May, 2017 line-up for their Games With Gold program. They’ve managed to give gamers a healthy mix of indie titles, mid-budget games, and two last gen AAA outings. Continue reading “Xbox Games With Gold For May, 2017 Includes Lara Croft And Star Wars”