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Stephen Toulouse, former head of Xbox Live’s enforcement, passes away at 45 – Polygon

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stephen Toulouse, who became well known to gamers as the chief of Xbox Live’s enforcement operation for five years of the Xbox 360, died suddenly on Friday, his family confirmed. The family did not mention a cause of death. Toulouse, 45, had been a 17-year veteran of Microsoft, culminating in his time as director, Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement from 2007 to 2012. His most recent résumé said he had…

Here’s A Catalog Of Games And Enhancements For The Xbox One X – Forbes

Monday, October 30, 2017

Credit: Ubisoft/YouTube Assassin’s Creed: Origins It’s looking like Microsoft’s Xbox One X is going to live up to the hype as the most powerful console ever made. The specs are there and so is the performance. Digital Foundry recently compared a two-month-old build of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War running on the One X with a current build on the PS4 Pro. It was no contest, the One X crushed the…

Stephen Toulouse, former head of Xbox Live’s enforcement, passes away at 45 – Polygon

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stephen Toulouse, who became well known to gamers as the chief of Xbox Live’s enforcement operation for five years of the Xbox 360, died suddenly on Friday, his family confirmed. The family did not mention a cause of death. Toulouse, 45, had been a 17-year veteran of Microsoft, culminating in his time as director, Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement from 2007 to 2012. His most recent résumé said he had…

Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aimé on the evolution of Super Mario Odyssey – TechCrunch

Monday, October 30, 2017

From the outside, at least, Nintendo is a study in contradictions, at once devoted to the constant development of new gaming experiences, while remaining deferential and staunchly loyal to its past. Fittingly, the gaming giant’s American president Reggie Fils-Aimé references its longtime executives and creative forces with great reverence, quoting predecessors several times over the course of our half-hour-long conversation ahead of the launch of Super Mario Odyssey. The game…

Xbox One will save your console’s settings in the cloud – Engadget

Monday, October 30, 2017

This also marks the formal launch of game gifting. If you’re eager to treat someone, you can buy “most” digital Xbox One games, permanent add-ons (such as mission packs and characters), Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass as a gift. You just need to know their email address or Gamertag. Other improvements? The home screen can now include club “blocks” (see above) to show you what’s going on with…

Here’s A Catalog Of Games And Enhancements For The Xbox One X – Forbes

Monday, October 30, 2017

Credit: Ubisoft/YouTube Assassin’s Creed: Origins It’s looking like Microsoft’s Xbox One X is going to live up to the hype as the most powerful console ever made. The specs are there and so is the performance. Digital Foundry recently compared a two-month-old build of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War running on the One X with a current build on the PS4 Pro. It was no contest, the One X crushed the…

Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aimé on the evolution of Super Mario Odyssey – TechCrunch

Monday, October 30, 2017

From the outside, at least, Nintendo is a study in contradictions, at once devoted to the constant development of new gaming experiences, while remaining deferential and staunchly loyal to its past. Fittingly, the gaming giant’s American president Reggie Fils-Aimé references its longtime executives and creative forces with great reverence, quoting predecessors several times over the course of our half-hour-long conversation ahead of the launch of Super Mario Odyssey. The game…

Stephen Toulouse, former head of Xbox Live’s enforcement, passes away at 45 – Polygon

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stephen Toulouse, who became well known to gamers as the chief of Xbox Live’s enforcement operation for five years of the Xbox 360, died suddenly on Friday, his family confirmed. The family did not mention a cause of death. Toulouse, 45, had been a 17-year veteran of Microsoft, culminating in his time as director, Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement from 2007 to 2012. His most recent résumé said he had…

Xbox One will save your console’s settings in the cloud – Engadget

Monday, October 30, 2017

This also marks the formal launch of game gifting. If you’re eager to treat someone, you can buy “most” digital Xbox One games, permanent add-ons (such as mission packs and characters), Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass as a gift. You just need to know their email address or Gamertag. Other improvements? The home screen can now include club “blocks” (see above) to show you what’s going on with…

Here’s A Catalog Of Games And Enhancements For The Xbox One X – Forbes

Monday, October 30, 2017

Credit: Ubisoft/YouTube Assassin’s Creed: Origins It’s looking like Microsoft’s Xbox One X is going to live up to the hype as the most powerful console ever made. The specs are there and so is the performance. Digital Foundry recently compared a two-month-old build of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War running on the One X with a current build on the PS4 Pro. It was no contest, the One X crushed the…

Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aimé on the evolution of Super Mario Odyssey – TechCrunch

Monday, October 30, 2017

From the outside, at least, Nintendo is a study in contradictions, at once devoted to the constant development of new gaming experiences, while remaining deferential and staunchly loyal to its past. Fittingly, the gaming giant’s American president Reggie Fils-Aimé references its longtime executives and creative forces with great reverence, quoting predecessors several times over the course of our half-hour-long conversation ahead of the launch of Super Mario Odyssey. The game…

Stephen Toulouse, former head of Xbox Live’s enforcement, passes away at 45 – Polygon

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stephen Toulouse, who became well known to gamers as the chief of Xbox Live’s enforcement operation for five years of the Xbox 360, died suddenly on Friday, his family confirmed. The family did not mention a cause of death. Toulouse, 45, had been a 17-year veteran of Microsoft, culminating in his time as director, Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement from 2007 to 2012. His most recent résumé said he had…

Xbox One will save your console’s settings in the cloud – Engadget

Monday, October 30, 2017

This also marks the formal launch of game gifting. If you’re eager to treat someone, you can buy “most” digital Xbox One games, permanent add-ons (such as mission packs and characters), Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass as a gift. You just need to know their email address or Gamertag. Other improvements? The home screen can now include club “blocks” (see above) to show you what’s going on with…

Top New Games Out This Month On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC – November – GameSpot

Monday, October 30, 2017

At the start of every month, New Releases takes a look at the full month’s releases instead of our usual weekly preview of upcoming games. November will see one shooter return to its roots with Call of Duty: WW2 and another launch into space with Star Wars: Battlefront II. Speed demons can also get their fix with Need for Speed Payback. On the family-friendly side, you can also run through…

Tech Interview: Destiny 2 and Bungie’s return to PC gaming – Eurogamer.net

Monday, October 30, 2017

We first went hands-on with the PC version of Destiny 2 at E3 earlier this year, and it was immediately apparent that this wasn’t just a mere port or conversion, but instead a thoughtful, considered approach to the platform with all of the unique features and opportunities it represents. Back then, we mentioned to Bungie that we’d really like to go deeper on the game, the technology added to the…

Here’s A Catalog Of Games And Enhancements For The Xbox One X – Forbes

Monday, October 30, 2017

Credit: Ubisoft/YouTube Assassin’s Creed: Origins It’s looking like Microsoft’s Xbox One X is going to live up to the hype as the most powerful console ever made. The specs are there and so is the performance. Digital Foundry recently compared a two-month-old build of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War running on the One X with a current build on the PS4 Pro. It was no contest, the One X crushed the…

Stephen Toulouse, former head of Xbox Live’s enforcement, passes away at 45 – Polygon

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stephen Toulouse, who became well known to gamers as the chief of Xbox Live’s enforcement operation for five years of the Xbox 360, died suddenly on Friday, his family confirmed. The family did not mention a cause of death. Toulouse, 45, had been a 17-year veteran of Microsoft, culminating in his time as director, Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement from 2007 to 2012. His most recent résumé said he had…

Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aimé on the evolution of Super Mario Odyssey – TechCrunch

Monday, October 30, 2017

From the outside, at least, Nintendo is a study in contradictions, at once devoted to the constant development of new gaming experiences, while remaining deferential and staunchly loyal to its past. Fittingly, the gaming giant’s American president Reggie Fils-Aimé references its longtime executives and creative forces with great reverence, quoting predecessors several times over the course of our half-hour-long conversation ahead of the launch of Super Mario Odyssey. The game…

Here’s A Catalog Of Games And Enhancements For The Xbox One X – Forbes

Monday, October 30, 2017

Credit: Ubisoft/YouTube Assassin’s Creed: Origins It’s looking like Microsoft’s Xbox One X is going to live up to the hype as the most powerful console ever made. The specs are there and so is the performance. Digital Foundry recently compared a two-month-old build of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War running on the One X with a current build on the PS4 Pro. It was no contest, the One X crushed the…

Stephen Toulouse, former head of Xbox Live’s enforcement, passes away at 45 – Polygon

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stephen Toulouse, who became well known to gamers as the chief of Xbox Live’s enforcement operation for five years of the Xbox 360, died suddenly on Friday, his family confirmed. The family did not mention a cause of death. Toulouse, 45, had been a 17-year veteran of Microsoft, culminating in his time as director, Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement from 2007 to 2012. His most recent résumé said he had…