Xbox One

  • Score a free Xbox One when you buy a LG UHDTV

    LG are running a very timely promotion with their ULTRA HD TVs.  From now until January 6, 2014, you can score yourself a free Xbox One if you purchase one of the following models – 55LA9700, 55LA9650, 65LA9700. Given this generation of consoles will support 4K video playback this...
  • You can race the Stig in Forza 5

    It’s the biggest weekend in Australian Motorsport this weekend with the world famous Bathurst 1000 V8 Supercar race. So it’s a great time for another announcement from upcoming racing title, Forza Motorsport 5. The two are connected closely with a Xbox One / Forza 5 branded Holden entering the...
  • FORZA 5 will have Bathurst (Mount Panorama)

    Xbox Australia has just started playing music to the ears of motorsport fans across the country. The world famous Mount Panorama ‘Bathurst’ track will be in Forza 5. Take a look at that screen shot form the game, it looks amazing. This will make it the only current driving...
  • Xbox One Australian release date is Nov 22nd

    This morning Xbox have confirmed the Australian release date of the console. Aussie will get the Xbox One on November 22nd. This compares to November 29th for the PS4. Australia is just one of the 13 initial launch markets – Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico,...
  • Poll: Which next gen console are you actually buying?

    It’s the start of another week and it’s time for another poll on techAU. This week we want to know which next generation console you prefer, but not just which one you like, which one you’re actually going to spend your hard earned dollars on. You can find the...
  • Microsoft finally confirms there will be no fee for used games

    After a long two weeks, Microsoft has finally outlined its used games policy. It’s a little bit confusing, but most used games will be able to be transferred for free. We’ll start with sharing games with your friends – it is possible after initial thoughts that you won’t be able...
  • What the soldiers (and dogs) will look like in Call of Duty: Ghosts

    We know Call of Duty: Ghosts is coming, we saw the reveal trailer and we saw it again with the Xbox announcement.  The team behind Ghosts is now letting us have a sneak peak at the spankin’ new engine behind the latest Call of Duty. In the clip below, you will see a...
  • Steven Spielberg is working on a live-action Halo TV series for Xbox

    One of the more bizarre, but equally awesome things to be announced at this mornings Xbox event is that Steven Spielberg is working on a live-action Halo TV series for Xbox. Surely when someone who is as creative and as much as a kid as anyone is signed on to...
  • There will be used Xbox One games, you just won’t be able to share with your friends

    It wasn’t very clear before how the new Xbox would work with used games, but it seems like the editor of the Official Xbox Magazine, Jon Hicks knows. In a tweet he says that when you sell the game, the person buying it will install it on their console...