Why Microsofts Going To Buy More Publishers/Studios

If you take a look back at 2013 and the state of Xbox’s first party when Phil Spencer took over it was a sad state of affairs. The first party consisted of 343, The Coalition, Turn 10, Publishing and Rare. That’s it, 5 studios. Recently they had closed the studio that made their Fable titles,Continue reading “Why Microsofts Going To Buy More Publishers/Studios”

Why Xbox Acquired Bethesda and Will Make The Titles Exclusive

Everyone has been buzzing for days since Microsoft announced their intent and agreement to purchase the publisher Zenimax which included the famed Bethesda studio. This bold move aligns with the vision that Phil Spencer has developed with Sataya Nadala. They have the ambitious goal of reaching the more than 3 billion gamers worldwide. Those 3Continue reading “Why Xbox Acquired Bethesda and Will Make The Titles Exclusive”

Gaming: Why It’s Not Just A Hobby

There is absolutely no denying that gaming is a huge part of my life as it likely is for anyone reading this. I just wanted reflect on why and what gaming has brought me in life for a few minutes. As I think back, my first memories of video games are back when my ageContinue reading “Gaming: Why It’s Not Just A Hobby”

Unknown Worlds Part 5: Studio Acquisitions (Part 3)

As we close in on August and have not yet heard of any big game conference for Xbox this month other than their Gamescom presence, it is becoming less likely we’ll hear something this month on Studio Acquisitions. However, it does seem like there is going to be a bigger showing in September from someContinue reading “Unknown Worlds Part 5: Studio Acquisitions (Part 3)”

Unknown Worlds Part 3: A Look At Potential Studio Acquisitions (Part 1)

Everyone has been talking first party games since the delay of Halo Infinite. The consensus is that despite the numerous game studios that Microsoft has acquired in recent years such as Obsidian, Double Fine, Ninja Theory and inXile Entertainment, that Microsoft still needs to add some more studios dedicated to publishing more AAA games. IContinue reading “Unknown Worlds Part 3: A Look At Potential Studio Acquisitions (Part 1)”

Best 25 Titles In Gamepass (XB1 Titles)

This best of games in Xbox Gamespass is as of 8/12/2020 and will fluctuate over time. New versions will be released throughout the year. These best of Xbox Gamepass will be broken down between generation. The Witcher 3 Red Dead Redemption Forza Horizon 4 Gears 5 The Outer Worlds Quantum Break Slay the Spire OriContinue reading “Best 25 Titles In Gamepass (XB1 Titles)”

Xbox Series X: Games to Wait to Play

With the delay of Halo Infinite I thought I’d put together a quick article about some of the titles you may want to wait to play on Series X and will keep you busy through the holiday season! Star Wars Jedi Fallen OrderThis game has a great story line, came in with wonderful reviews, butContinue reading “Xbox Series X: Games to Wait to Play”

News Roundup: Xbox Series X Release, Halo Delay, Series S Leak, Xcloud Release

Xbox Series X confirmed to be launching in November 2020. Halo Infinite release date change to TBD 2021. Halo’s official Twitter account broke the news with the below tweet:Halo Delay Tweet Xbox 20/20 news releases are no more, Microsoft updated their site to state they still have lots to share but it will not beContinue reading “News Roundup: Xbox Series X Release, Halo Delay, Series S Leak, Xcloud Release”