Xbox Celebrates Player’s Unique Achievements with Xbox Year in Review

Another year coming to an end means another year’s worth of achievements to celebrate. That’s why we made the Xbox Year in Review, a personalized view of how you spent 2017 with Xbox. Now every Xbox gamer can celebrate the achievements and adventures that make their individual story so unique. Xbox players who log in to xbox.com/YearinReview can see how this unique experience highlights individual achievements, top games played, hours spent playing, and much more — all pulled from billions of data points to deliver a unique dashboard experience for each and every gamer in our Xbox community. To help ensure…

Beholder is Coming to Xbox One in Early 2018

Hi, Xbox Wire readers! I’m here to tell you all about our new title Beholder Complete Edition, which lands on the Microsoft Store on January 19, 2018! Beholder Complete Edition is a tactical strategy game set in a dystopian future, where you’ll play as a landlord in a totalitarian state. There are rules for everything, and any violation can see you put into prison, or beaten up by the police. For instance, are you wearing jeans right now? Well, in this state, wearing or owning jeans is against state rules, so a beating for you, or even worse, state prison!…

343 Industries and Major League Gaming Announce New Partnership for Halo Esports

Following one of the biggest years in Halo esports history with record viewership and participation, we’re excited to announce a new partnership between 343 Industries and Major League Gaming (MLG) to take the Halo Championship Series (HCS) to the next level. The HCS league and brand were born out of the desire to create a platform for the best Halo players in the world – to tell their stories and provide a stage for their incredible talent. It’s an investment back into the Halo community, honoring Halo’s rich esports legacy while laying the groundwork for Halo titles and Halo esports…

Sky Force Reloaded Lifts off on Xbox One

To all Sky Force units. Military alert by Infinite Dreams Studio! Pilots! Soldiers! Our land is in danger, and it’s time for the legendary Sky Force to defeat enemies again! We’ve been called to battle against hordes of invaders, fight powerful bosses, dodge bullets, and missiles. Join us to face the evil, save civilians and explore an adventure with the old-school feeling where the visually stunning experience mixes with everything all shoot ’em up fans love: equipment upgrades, ultimate destruction, and co-op! Our Infinite Dreams Team prepared for you 15 stages of the main campaign, each with four difficulty levels,…

Pinball FX Celebrates 10 Years with Free Pinball Pack

Zen Studios is happy to say that Pinball FX has turned 10 years old, and it feels like the party is just getting started. We invite everyone on Xbox Live, both on Xbox One and Windows 10, to download the brand-new Carnivals & Legends pack for free from December 12 to 19. This is our way of saying thank you to the millions of Pinball FX players who have supported the game over the years. Zen would also like to send sincere thanks to the many Microsoft team members who have lent a hand in the development and ultimate success…

Forge Your Own Pirate Legend with Sea of Thieves

Today, we sat down with our awesome community and answered what may be the biggest question they’ve had about Sea of Thieves: what does progression mean for the game, and how can players achieve their goal of becoming a Pirate Legend? In line with the open and transparent approach we took with the Insider Programme – actively listening to community feedback and questions – we knew that the best way to talk about progression was to show and tell our fans directly with a livestream. If you missed it, take a moment and catch up on the full livestream or check…

New Mixer App Is Now Available

Jerome Holman, Senior Program Manager on Mixer Mobile Apps, discusses the new Mixer App, available today. Just months ago, we announced we were rebuilding the Mixer app for Android and iOS. Since then and with the help of our community, we’ve built the best version of the app to-date, and are excited to announce it’s available […]