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Friend Connect

Google is introducing a Web site tool called Friend Connect today that promises to extend the reach of social networks such as Facebook to any site that wants to use the tool. That’s right, now when I Google your name Read More

Puzzle with a Poker Twist – "Poker Smash" Launches on Xbox LIVE Arcade this Wednesday along with a Free Gameplay Update for "Crystal Quest"

Newcomer Void Star Creations, an Independent developer based in South Carolina, takes the puzzle game genre to a whole new level with “Poker Smash,” an action packed puzzler with a poker twist! In “Poker Smash,” players rush to clear rows Read More

ESPN and Microsoft Offer Sporting Events and Programming On Demand for Xbox 360

            BRISTOL, Conn., and REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 5, 2007 — ESPN and Microsoft Corp. today announced an agreement that will add high- and standard-definition full-length games, television shows and video game programming to Xbox LIVE, the online games and Read More

Microsoft out sells Wii and PS3 Three to one on Games and Generates $330M on Halo 3

As you may know, Microsoft announced Q1 FY08 earnings results this afternoon. Xbox 360, the leading next-generation game console, announced life-to-date sales of 13.4 million consoles worldwide.  The Entertainment and Devices Division revenue grew more than 90 percent to $1.9 Read More

Xbox 360 Exclusive "Halo 3" Registers Biggest Day in US Entertainment History

Microsoft today announced that the Xbox 360 exclusive game “Halo 3” has officially become the biggest entertainment launch in history, garnering an estimated $170 million in sales in the United States alone in the first 24 hours. The Xbox 360 Read More

Microsoft Extends its line up of Xbox 360 games for Japan

Japan’s best developers are betting big on Xbox 360 in 2007 and beyond, as Microsoft announces best-ever holiday entertainment lineup. London, 12th September 2007 — Flanked by a who’s who of Japanese gaming luminaries and video game development legends, Takashi Read More

Wing Commander Returns Wednesday

I grew up on Wing Commander and am anxious for a chance to try this on Live arcade. Electronic Arts brings ?Wing Commander Arena? to Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 this Wednesday, July 25 at 9:00 a.m. GMT (2:00 Read More

Disney to Offer Movie Rentals Via Xbox Live Video Market Place

For those of us loathe to buy Blu-Ray’s this is great news.  HD Disney Titles are going to appear on Xbox live video market place.  This is also big news because Disney competitors will be anxious to engage Xbox rather Read More

Xbox 360 Dashboard Update

PS3 is wasting energy folding, and 360 is conserving energy with new Download and turn off settings.   Windows Live Messenger Comes to Xbox LIVE, Uniting Friends and Families on the TV, PC and Mobile Phone Starting tomorrow more than Read More

Double Dragon Arrives on Xbox LIVE Arcade

A Classic Is Reborn! “Double Dragon” Arrives on Xbox LIVE Arcade This Wednesday Six new titles also coming soon to Xbox LIVE Arcade. REDMOND, Wash. — May 8, 2007 — The legendary arcade classic  that introduced gamers to co-op street-brawling Read More

Win a Chance to have your own Series on Xbox Live Video Marketplace

If only I was eligible.  Oh well, for the rest of you….   It’s Showtime: Microsoft Invites Contestants to Create an Exclusive TV Show for Xbox LIVE Xbox 360 and the New York Television Festival team up to host Xbox Read More

BBR for Xbox Live Arcade

Double B’s are not near as much as Double D’s  If you invite your hot asian girl friend over to show her how you have the moves…. Don’t show her this or she will laugh at your sorry…. and leave Read More

Games You Can Only Get on Xbox 360 (and possibly PC)

Xbox 360 has 84 titles which are exclusive.  Where exclusive means on no other console.  This is not counting Xbox Live Arcade games.  Some of the titles are must haves, some of them are only so, so, but many demonstrate Read More

Microsoft Confirms Xbox 360 Elite

Looks a lot like the one I built except that the hard drive is black.   Jake and I are going to try and get one at the Best Buy near us tomorrow.  More from Major Nelson Microsoft Unveils Xbox 360 Read More

Microsoft Unites Xbox and PC Gamers

Microsoft Unites Xbox and PC Gamers With Debut of Games for Windows — LIVE Xbox LIVE extends to Windows Vista to create single online gaming service starting with “Halo 2” on May 8. REDMOND, Wash. — March 14, 2007 — Read More