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Sega Slashes Prices on Xbox Live Arcade Games

Nineteen games steeply discounted, many 50% off. From Sonic the Hedgehog to Altered Beast to Streets of Rage 2, Sega is cutting the cost of every game ins its Xbox Live Arcade digital library. Going on now and running through … Continue reading

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EA Planning 50% Off Sale on Xbox Live Titles

More than 20 games, expansions get price chop. The holidays are over, but Electronic Arts plans to keep the deals going with a week-long 50% off sale on its best-selling Xbox Live Arcade games and add-ons. Starting tomorrow and running … Continue reading

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Rumor: Microsoft Working on Halo: Combat Evolved Remake

U.K. magazine claims first Halo is being remade with Halo: Reach engine. Now that Bungie is done with Halo: Reach, the franchise has moved to 343 Industries, an internal Microsoft studio. And according to a rumor being floated by U.K. … Continue reading

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Kinect Sells 26,000 Units in Japan

“About half” of what the PlayStation Move sold at launch. Media Create, the company that tracks sales data for Japanese video game software and hardware, amended its weekly report today with an assessment of Microsoft’s Kinect. Describing it as having … Continue reading

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Apps, Web Browser May Be Coming to Xbox 360

Job posting points to Silverlight coming to Microsoft’s console. Recent Microsoft job postings may point to the company’s plans for future Xbox 360 updates, reports Cnet. Two new openings for Software Engineers both look to expand on Silverlight, a Microsoft … Continue reading

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Xbox 360 Celebrates its Fifth Birthday

November 22, 2005: The Xbox 360 launches in North America alongside Perfect Dark Zero and PGR3. Five years ago today, Microsoft released its second gaming console, the Xbox 360, in North America. It’s somewhat strange to think that a console … Continue reading

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Microsoft Increases Kinect Holiday Sales Projections

On the eve of the product’s launch, Microsoft nearly doubles its holiday forecast. Just as Microsoft prepares to unleash its hands-free motion control gaming onto the public, the company has noticed the apparent interest in the device and raised its … Continue reading

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