Tag Archive: Xbox


Xbox One X vs. PlayStation 4 Pro: Which should you buy?

We’re a bunch of nerds and avid video game lovers. Console wars aside, we love both Xbox and PlayStation, and we want to show you what makes each so great.

Xbox One X

Most powerful console on the market

$ 500 at Best Buy

Pros More powerful Xbox Game Pass cheaper than PlayStation Now Xbox Live services are faster and more reliable than PlayStation Network Backward compatibility using discs Smaller Cons More expensive Fewer exclusive games  [Read More…]

You can try these three amazing titles with Xbox Game Pass for $1

With must-play new releases coming out almost as often as movies, it can get pretty difficult to buy and play it all. The good news is that Xbox is now offering Xbox Game Pass, a solid alternative to blindly buying new games before you try them. Xbox Game Pass offers you unlimited access to an ever-expanding library of games, so you can try out new titles before you decide to buy or just keep the variety alive by constantly playing  [Read More…]

Play your new games online with three months of Xbox Live for less than $13

Save big and get online with your friends.

Amazon’s digital code will give you three months of an Xbox Live Gold subscription for just $ 12.50. The three month card usually costs $ 25. Even if you consider going for a full year of Xbox Live is $ 60, this is less expensive. It’s one of the better deals we’ve seen on Xbox Live this Black Friday.

It’s not the only way to save on Xbox video  [Read More…]

Get 12 months of Xbox Game Pass for the price of 7

Unlimited access to top tier Xbox games.

Amazon is currently offering 12 months of Xbox Game Pass membership for just $ 69.99. Normally, Game Pass membership would cost you $ 10 per month, so this is a great way to save on a year of the service.

Xbox Game Pass gives you access to play over 100 Xbox One and Xbox 360 games on your Xbox One console or Windows 10 device. New Xbox-exclusive games premiere on  [Read More…]

Grab the new Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One for $40

Fight zombies, other players, or the ever-decreasing playable area.

The standard edition of the new video game Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is down to $ 39.99 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 via Amazon today only. It’s a $ 60 game which still sells for full price otherwise, though we did just see a deal on the Xbox One version for $ 50 recently. It only lasted a short time, however, and never dropped this  [Read More…]

These Xbox One console bundles come with a free Echo Dot for voice control

Ask and you shall receive.

As part of a big Xbox update, Microsoft just released the Xbox Skill for Cortana and Alexa which allows you to navigate your Xbox One console using your voice and a Cortana or Amazon Alexa-enabled device, such as the Echo Dot.

To celebrate the announcement, Amazon is offering discounted bundles of the Xbox One and Echo Dot hardware so you can get started using the feature right away. With this deal, you’re  [Read More…]

Microsoft unveils Xbox Project xCloud game streaming

Microsoft is making a move into game streaming.

At E3 2018, Microsoft announced that it was working on a game streaming service. Users would be able to play their games no matter if they were on a phone or tablet. Today, the company provided more details about “Project xCloud”. In a post on the Official Microsoft Blog, Kareem Choudhry, Corporate Vice President of Cloud Gaming said the following.

The highlights from this announcement have to be  [Read More…]

Try Overwatch for free this weekend on Xbox One, PS4 and PC

It’s time to get your guns a-blazin’.

Fancy some free Overwatch this weekend? Blizzard is gearing up for another free weekend event for the game across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, giving those who haven’t yet tried the hero-laden competitive shooter a chance to test their skills.

Getting down to specifics, you’ll be able to start playing for free at 11 a.m. PT (2 p.m. ET) starting on August 23, and the fun will extend through  [Read More…]

Hands-on with Microsoft’s new Xbox Game Pass app for Android

At Gamescom 2018, Microsoft debuted a new Xbox Game Pass mobile app for Android and iOS, allowing you to browse and push game installations remotely to your console.

Xbox Game Pass is a $ 9.99 per month service that gives you subscription access to dozens of games. It also has some true headliners, such as Fallout 4, DOOM, and The Division.

During Gamescom 2018, Microsoft unveiled a new Xbox Game Pass app for Android and iOS mobile  [Read More…]

DVR hub for Xbox puts your console captures on your Android phone

The Xbox app for Android doesn’t let you do this. Enter a third-party developer.

One key feature the Windows 10 Mobile Xbox app has over both the iOS and Android versions is that you can not only view but also download your console captures from the cloud. Once uploaded to Xbox Live, just as you can on the PC app, the Windows 10 Mobile app allows you to get hold of them for sharing and editing as  [Read More…]