Xbox One X: Microsoft 'not leaving current players behind'

The world’s most powerful console, the Xbox One X, has hit the shelves but it will set you back £450. But is it worth the hype and will it close the gap on PlayStation? “It’s about giving customers choice,” says Harvey Eagle the boss of Xbox in the UK. “The Xbox One X sits at […]

Xbox One X: Microsoft's new console reviewed

Microsoft’s Xbox One X is the most powerful games console in the world. It comes equipped with a 4K Blu-ray player and can display 4K, 60 frames-per-second (fps) graphics in high dynamic range (HDR). The console will cost £449 in the UK and $499 in the US. BBC Click’s Marc Cieslak finds out more. See […]

PubG creator says games need 'better protection' from copycat titles

“Look at movies, Armageddon came out then 20 other comet disaster films came soon after,” Brendan Greene explains. He claims elements of his game, Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PubG), have been ripped off by other titles and he wants better protection from copycats. Newly released on the Xbox One, PubG almost singlehandedly created a new genre, […]

Microsoft axes Groove Music service

Image copyright Microsoft Microsoft is to close its last remaining music streaming and download service, Groove Music. From 31 December, customers will no longer be able to buy music downloads, and streaming subscriptions will end. People will be prompted to move their music collection to Spotify, while eligible Groove Music Pass subscribers will be offered […]

Indie titles could be changing how major games are made

Gaming boss Tim Sweeney says indie titles could be changing how major releases are made in the future. He’s behind Epic Games, which makes the Unreal Engine, a tool that creators use to build their own products. “We’re seeing games with budgets of hundreds of millions lose money or not make serious money at all,” […]