Xbox One

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    Microsoft Sydney Store offering limited edition, Australia Day Xbox skins

    If you’re an Aussie gamer, then get yourself down to the Microsoft Store at Westfield Sydney on Pitt Street tomorrow. To celebrate Australia Day, a limited number of gaming fans (read first in best dressed) who visit the Microsoft Flagship Store in Sydney and bring in their Xbox One...
  • Review: Xbox Elite Controller

    Controllers are your interface to games and some have chosen console purchases purely on the controller design. After shipping 2 years ago, the Xbox controller is widely considered as a massive success, with its solid feeling in the hand, easy access to thumbsticks for over movement and rumble in...
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    Halo 5: Guardians blasts through $400 million in 1 week

    It’s Microsoft’s biggest franchise on the Xbox and Halo 5 has more than lived up to expectations. Just one week after launching worldwide, Halo 5: Guardians has become the fastest-selling Xbox One exclusive game to date. A staggering $400 million in global sales includes both the game itself and and hardware. The...
  • Xbox One Backwards compatibility is here

    Microsoft just announced the Xbox One will get Backwards Compatibility. This allows Xbox One users to ‘insert the disc, download the game’ and run the Xbox 360. More than 100 titles will be compatible soon, with hundreds more coming. Users will get to take advantage of the Xbox One...
  • Foxtel PLAY app now available on Xbox One

    If you like the idea of skipping on a hardware box from Foxtel, but want the content streamed to your over the internet, there’s great news. The Foxtel PLAY app for Xbox One is now available, for free, in the Xbox Store. The app features the live channels, EPG...
  • Review: Xbox One Digital TV Tuner

    The Xbox One has been billed as the device for those who wants to deliver all your entertainment and gaming needs. To fully realise that vision, they need a solution for TV and the unique inclusion of a HDMI port went a long way to achieving that. Technically the...
  • Australian hands-on with Xbox One OneGuide for FreeView TV

    Earlier today Microsoft announced Australians would get FreeView support on their Xbox One. As an Xbox Preview Program (should be renamed as Xbox insider) I’ve had the opportunity to try out the new feature. After connecting the DVR to the Xbox One via the HDMI In port, in my...
  • Xbox One breaks Aussie launch record, 65,917 in 3 days

    We’re now well into the new generation of consoles and it’s time to reflect on the launches. The Xbox One launched on the 22nd of November and has become the most successful console launch in Australian history. With 65,917 sold in just the first 3 days on sale, this...
  • Aussie Xbox One doesn’t come with Guide or IR blaster

    So it’s been a big day in Australia with the arrival of the first of the next generation consoles, the Xbox One. The highly anticipated console had a massive lineup of new features and one of the most ambitious was the HDMI-IN port which proposed the notion of never...