When we was first reported that Forza Motorsport 7 would take up to 100GB of size to support 4K textures, it was met with disdain. Hard drive space has become a premium, and so are download speeds to cope with the rising game sizes.
But Microsoft might have something in the works to help rectify the issue of game size going higher by day, as reported by Digital Foundry.
Intelligent Delivery is the new system that could see coming to the Xbox One. Instead of downloading the whole game, Intelligent Delivery would allow assets be tagged into “chunks” that users can pick and choose to download. Three types of chunk tags were mentioned by Digital Foundry: 4K (for [...]
About several hours ago on this date, Bandai Namco US have tweeted two new character for their new game, Code Vein, which is Mia and Yakumo. Adding up to our eagerness of waiting the release of the game, they tease us with few screenshots giving us several ideas how the character will look like in the game
Hail to the king, baby. The original Xbox has a really unique controller, mostly because it’s massive. Nicknamed the “Duke” controller, it was way bigger than most gamers used to at the time, to the point that Microsoft released a smaller version of the controller.
But with the Xbox One going to support backwards compatibility for the original Xbox, manufacturers Hyperkin is teaming up with Microsoft to recreate the Duke controller to work on the Xbox One and Windows 10 devices.
It’s a faithful recreation. It’s still massive, there are the small white and black buttons nearby [...]
Gifting games have been the norm for PC digital games, but you can’t do it on consoles yet. Whether it’s Sony, Nintendo or Microsoft, none of their main consoles support gifting games to your friends.
However, maybe that will change soon. As reported by Engadget, a tweet from the VP of Xbox and Windows Gaming Mike Ybarra might hint at it coming soon.
— Mike Ybarra (@XboxQwik) July 6, 2017
So far the only hints we have is this, but Microsoft has been willing to offer consumer-friendly features like backwards compatibility for Xbox 360 (and recently the original Xbox) on Xbox One and cross-platform play. [...]
Hyper competitive rocket powered car football game Rocket League is coming to the Nintendo Switch, as confirmed by the developers, Psyonix, during Nintendo’s E3 Showcase Event. One of the more interesting news is the ability to Crossplay with players from Xbox and Steam, which is a welcome feature along with the usual exclusive accessories.
The game will be release sometime this year. We’ll keep you guys posted when new info arrives for this game.
An “interesting” battle arena game, complete with shoutcaster, was shown during Xbox’s E3 conference in the form of The Darwin Project.
The game is stated to be “reinventing the battle royale sub-genre. It challenges players to survive the cold and fight to the death in a treacherous, snow-covered arena. In the Darwin Project, the environment is as dangerous as the players themselves.” It might not be a MOBA like Paragon, but a third person battle arena may fit with the eSport theme that the game is going for with their Show Director mode via Mixer.
The game would launch first on Xbox One, and would benefit from the increased power of the [...]