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Phil Spencer says Halo Studio is still "crucial" for Xbox despite the downgrades

Phil Spencer says Halo Studio is still “crucial” for Xbox despite the downgrades

picture: 343 PPG/Microsoft Things haven’t been going well for Xbox lately. Microsoft is facing stiff resistance in its bid to acquire Activision Blizzard. She released hardly any major exclusive movies last year. It cut more than 10,000 jobs last week. Including many top developers in infinite aura Studio 343 Industries. Phil Spencer, CEO of Microsoft …

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GoldenEye 007 is finally out on Switch and Xbox, but it needs some work

GoldenEye 007 is finally out on Switch and Xbox, but it needs some work

picture: Rare / Kotaku After years and years of rumors, whispers, fan screams, and endless internet theories, Rare’s beloved Nintendo 64 first-person shooter, golden eyes 007, finally on modern consoles. And while this is something to celebrate, these new ports aren’t as good as they could have been. First, the good news: After more than …

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Xbox Exec Praises Devs for Releasing Games Amid 'Cancellation' Culture

Xbox Exec Praises Devs for Releasing Games Amid ‘Cancellation’ Culture

picture: Christian Petersen (Getty Images) Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer puts the joys of gaming into motion with the flow Despair in the world after accepting the Andrew Yoon Legend Award at The 12th New York Game Awards Tuesday night. He also praised the creators who are still unleashing their “visions” of the world in …

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Sony may finally be ready to focus on PS5 gaming (and ditch the PS4)

Sony may finally be ready to focus on PS5 gaming (and ditch the PS4)

picture: Sony decade old Playstation 4, released in 2013, has continued to receive big, new exclusives from Sony, even if those older ports feel outdated or inferior. But now, it finally looks like Sony is ready to move on and leave the old PS4 behind. Well, almost ready‚Ķ It’s somewhat hard to believe, but the …

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PS5 owners worry about standing their console vertically (they shouldn't be)

PS5 owners worry about standing their console vertically (they shouldn’t be)

picture: McFilm / Kotaku (Clash) Recently, there has been some concern about whether or not PS5 hardware is safe to stand vertically. Videos and notes from TheCod3r and independent console technician Follow-up article from Wololo That moved one of these videos out of context led to concrete concern among some that placing the PS5 in …

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