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Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo Are Reported to be Skipping E3 2023

Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo will reportedly be skipping E3 2023 as the large video game conference returns for an in-person event. Slated to run from June 13th to the 16th at the Los Angeles Convention Center, the three large publishers will not have a presence on the showroom floor, says a report. According to IGN,...

How to Watch Xbox’s Developer_Direct Stream Today

Today, Xbox and Bethesda are hosting their Developer_Direct stream. The first digital showcase of the year from Xbox is said to provide new information and gameplay for a handful of anticipated games arriving on Xbox, PC, and Xbox Game Pass. Xbox announced the Developer_Direct earlier this month. Setting expectations accordingly, fans can expect to hear...

Xbox Goes Green, Making it the First ‘Carbon Aware’ Console Brand

Microsoft is doubling down on its sustainability efforts and in doing so is making the Xbox ecosystem the first "carbon aware" console. In an Xbox Wire blog post, Blaine Hauglie, Technical Program Manager discusses Xbox's goals of reducing its environmental impact throughout 2023 and beyond. Microsoft has a broad goal to become carbon neutral, water...

xScreen for Xbox Series S Review

Over the last two years, I’ve adored Microsoft’s Xbox Series S. As it was first positioned, the Series S is the indisputable entryway into the current generation of gaming. Not only does it come with a more affordable price tag but it’s compact and very portable. When UPspec Gaming’s xScreen came into my purview, I...

Xbox Head Phil Spencer Confirms Xbox Game Pass Makes Up 15 Percent of Microsoft’s Revenue

In a recent interview, Xbox chief Phil Spencer opened up about the profitability of the company's ongoing gaming subscription service. Speaking on-stage at The Wall Street Journal’s Tech Live conference (via The Verge), Spencer confirms that Xbox Game Pass is profitable. Additionally, the service makes up 15 percent of Microsoft's total revenue. During the interview, Spencer states that...

Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update 11 Beautifully Showcases Canada

Last week, developer Asobo Studios launched Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update 11. The latest content update for the technical marvel focuses on our own backyard, Canada. Since its launch in 2020, Microsoft Flight Simulator has continuously been adding free 'World Updates,' highlighting different parts of the world. World Update 11 covers the entirety of Canada....

Deathloop is Coming to Xbox Game Pass on September 20th

Following a year of exclusivity of PlayStation, Deathloop is making its way to Xbox consoles and Xbox Game Pass next week. On September 20th, players can jump into this time-bending puzzle game. Announced during Xbox's live stream during Tokyo Game Show, director Dinga Bakaba revealed that not only is Deathloop making its way to new platforms,...