Tag: Xbox

Forza Horizon 4 is now out on Xbox One and Windows 10

Forza Horizon 4 is now out on Xbox One and Windows 10

Earlier today, the full public release of Forza Horizon 4 was released for purchase for Xbox One and Windows 10 users, the Forza franchise has been to the old cobbled streets of Europe in Horizon 2 and the sandy outback of Australia with Horizon 3, but now the game is coming to the UK with Horizon 4 so players can experience sprawling Scottish Mountains, cotswold towns and tight fast lanes. […]

Xbox party chat is now on Android and iOS

Xbox party chat is now on Android and iOS

Microsoft’s party chat feature is now available in the Xbox app, on iOS and Android. The feature has been tested in beta now for a few months and has finally been released to the public. The feature is pretty self explanatory, like on the Xbox, Xbox Live users will be able to text or chat via voice via the app. For the first time, users will be able to talk […]

New Xbox One update includes a do not disturb mode

New Xbox One update includes a do not disturb mode

This week, a new update for the Xbox One was released to testers that are on the Xbox Insider program. The new release includes a new do not disturb mode, which will be useful for gamers looking to kick back and game with no distractions, this also goes hand in hand with a new status for your friends to see whether or not your are in do not disturb mode, […]

Microsoft announces new Xbox One X at E3 – available later this year

Microsoft announces new Xbox One X at E3 – available later this year

News from Alex and Ed Gaming At this years E3 gaming conference, Microsoft took the stage yesterday to unveil the next big hardware update to the Xbox One. For quite a while now, it’s been rumoured that Microsoft had been working on more more powerful console to rival Sony’s PS4 and PS4 Pro consoles. Scorpio Dubbed “Project Scorpio” for a long time and even referred to by Microsoft on its […]

The Forza franchise from Microsoft has hit $1 billion in sales

The Forza franchise from Microsoft has hit $1 billion in sales

News from Alex and Ed Gaming Microsoft’s Forza franchise has been going for 12 years now and has hit a major milestone, in those years it has generated $1 billon in total sales. Forza isnt the first game of Microsoft’s to reach $1 billon – Age of Empires, Halo, Minecraft and Gears of War all reached this level in the past. So the first Forza game was launched alongside the Xbox […]

New Xbox One update will allow you to customise the startup

New Xbox One update will allow you to customise the startup

Amongst the gaming crowd the Xbox One isn’t as popular as Microsoft would like, they have tried various tactics to out smart the PlayStation 4 but in some areas the Xbox is loved. Personally I own a iMac and then use the  Xbox One for my games, but each to their own. Now in order to win back some users Microsoft is listening even more to the user, with it’s […]

Forza 6 Top Gear pack now available

Forza 6 Top Gear pack now available

News from Alex and Ed Gaming BBC Top Gear has been taken over by Chris Evans and crew from Clarkson, Hammond and May this year and this also means that the traditional Top Gear pack for Forza is now in the new name. The April pack has seven brand new vehicles, which includes the 2014 Ferrari FXX K, the 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn, the 2016 Audi R8 V10 plus, the 2016 […]

Xbox One will have background music this summer

Xbox One will have background music this summer

Some news on when we will be getting an update for the Xbox One to enable background music has emerged from Phil Spencer, the Xbox head when a fan asked hum when we will expect to see the feature added to the console, but unfortunately it wont be until the summer, so until then Groove Music or YouTube will have to be snapped to the side for the time being.

Brand new update for Xbox One launches, available now

Brand new update for Xbox One launches, available now

The new update for the Xbox One is finally available, it’s been in beta for months and this is basically Windows 10 under the hood and Microsoft is promoting it as so, it brings speed improvements, we’ve tested it on a new Forza 6 Xbox One and we can vouch that it’s much smoother for animations. It also has a brand new UI which makes it easier to get to […]

Xbox One wireless controller adaptor for Windows 10 now out

Xbox One wireless controller adaptor for Windows 10 now out

It’s been a long time coming, but Microsoft has finally released the wireless adaptor for the Xbox One controller which works with Windows 10. Earlier today Microsoft announced that the new accessory will be available for purchase today for $25/£25 in most stores around the world. There are also some other bundles which includes the controller and the adaptor for $80. The adaptor works with Windows 10 and is available to […]