XBOX 360

  • Microsoft teases new Crackdown, Halo at E3 June 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: It's all about the games for Microsoft at E3. Microsoft focused exclusively on hyping titles coming to its Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles during its presentation ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, the videogame industry's annual trade show. The new Xbox One games included a fresh instalment of...
  • Microsoft XBox 360 price slashed in India by Rs 3000; now available for Rs 21,990 April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Microsoft India today slashed the price of its gaming console XBox 360 250GB by 12 per cent to Rs 21,990. It has also reduced the price of the XBox 360 250GB Kinect by 8.3 per cent to Rs 31,990. "We...
  • Grand Theft Auto V sales zoom past $1 billion mark in 3 days September 22, 2013

    San Francisco: Grand Theft Auto V has crossed the $1 billion sales mark after three days in stores, a rate faster than any other video game, film or other entertainment product has ever managed, its creator Take Two Interactive Inc said. The latest installment of GTA, a cultural phenomenon that has...
  • E3 2013: Microsoft prices Xbox One at $499 for November launch June 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Microsoft has its head in the cloud with Xbox One. The company focused on how cloud computing will make games for its nextgeneration Xbox One console more immersive during its Monday presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, the gaming industry's annual trade show. Microsoft announced last week that...
  • UK: Man shoots at iPad to test durability March 21, 2012

    London: A man carried out a durability test on the new iPad by shooting at it, a media report said. The video of the Apple gadget being destroyed has become an online hit, The Sun reported. It shows Richard Ryan using different guns, including an assault rifle, on a range to shoot...
  • Kinect for Xbox 360 brings voice control to TV December 5, 2011

    New Delhi: A new update to Microsoft's Xbox 360 will bring voice control to television entertainment. The update launching on December 6 will initially be available in English in the US, Canada and the UK for Zune video, Xbox LIVE Marketplace and select Microsoft content partners. Don Mattrick, president of the...
  • 'Gears of War 3' released for Xbox 360 September 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Developed by Epic Games and published by Microsoft exclusively for the Xbox, Gears of War 3, the dramatic, actionpacked video game, has been released on Tuesday. With 20,000 launch locations, the release is the franchise biggest, stretching from New Zealand to Times Square, said a Microsoft press release. The...
  • Star Warsthemed Xbox unleashed at ComicCon July 22, 2011

    San Diego: The Force will be with the Xbox 360. Microsoft Corp. unveiled a limited edition Xbox 360 console at a ComicCon panel on Thursday that will be modelled after the character R2D2, with a wireless goldcoloured controller resembling his droid pal C3PO. The console will make the character's signature beeping sounds...
  • Microsoft upgrade to let phones connect to Xbox February 16, 2011

    Barcelona: Now that it has hooked up with Nokia Corp. phones, Microsoft Corp. hopes to connect its phone software to the Xbox this year too. It's also planning other improvements that include a faster Web browser and quicker switching between phone applications. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced the upgrades Monday in...
  • Review: Microsoft Kinect November 5, 2010

    There are a lot of futuristic things we're still waiting on: jet packs for the entire family, selfdriving cars and timetravel, to name a few. But one new, pretty darn amazing bit of technology has finally come to fruition, thanks to the folks at Microsoft. The Kinect system, on sale beginning...
  • Microsoft to broadcast ESPN events live on Xbox June 15, 2010

    Los Angeles: Microsoft Corp has struck a deal with Walt Disney Co's ESPN network to broadcast live sporting events for free into US living rooms through the Xbox 360 games console, bypassing traditional cable providers. Live games will be broadcast through Microsoft's Xbox Live service, and will be offered...
  • Microsoft cuts Xbox price, gaming battle heats up August 28, 2009

    San Francisco/New York: Microsoft Corp. plans to slash the price of its highend Xbox 360 video game console by $100, or 25 per cent, stepping up the price war in the video game console market. Effective from Friday, Microsoft will drop the price of the Xbox 360 Elite to $299.99 in...
  • Games of March 2009 March 4, 2009

    Last month saw some high profile games like Killzone 2, Halo Wars etc. hit stands and while this month may not be all that exciting, its still got a few tricks up its sleeve. Resident Evil 5 (PS3 Xbox360) Survival horror rears its ugly head once again as an old...
  • Budget Games: PS3 and Xbox360 February 24, 2009

    Last week we took a look at some of the cheaper PC and PS2 games in the market. Today well scope out some PlayStation 3 and Xbox360 games that wont put too much of a dent in your pocket. Now keep in mind these are steeper than the prices youve been...
  • Call of Duty 4 named 2007's best selling game January 30, 2008

    London: Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare has emerged as the biggest selling game of 2007, according to sales figures. The games publisher Activision has revealed that it has sold over seven million units since its launch in November. The findings are based on sales figures from research firms The NPD Group,...
  • What's hot about Microsoft's Xbox 360 September 27, 2006

    Microsoft's Xbox 360 is a new generation of gaming consoles with greater processing and graphical capabilities. ...
  • It's here! Xbox 360 hits India September 24, 2006

    New Delhi: Microsoft has launched its much awaited gaming console 'Xbox 360' in India priced in the range of about Rs 19,990Rs 23,990. The console will be endorsed by actor Akshay Kumar and cricketer Yuvraj Singh. It would be available across Microsoft's 1200 strong retail network across top seven cities in the...
  • Microsoft to launch Xbox 360 in India September 23, 2006

    New Delhi: There is good news for all video games fans Microsoft is all set to launch Xbox 360, the world's most advanced gaming console in India within a week. The gaming system offers a variety of futuregeneration games, which promise great fun and reward. Project Gotham Racing is...
  • Microsoft to sell Xbox cheaper in Japan September 10, 2006

    Tokyo: Microsoft Co is set to release a cheaper, barebones version of the Xbox 360 video game console in Japan to boost flagging sales ahead of the arrival of new machines from rivals later in the year. The Japanese unit of USbased Microsoft Corp will launch a Xbox 360 console on...
  • Confused about your console? See this September 4, 2006

    Mumbai: Are you a enthusiastic gamer all set to buy your dream console but cant decide whether to opt for the existing Play Station 2 (PS2) or splurge on the radical Xbox 360? Here are a few persuasive reasons for you to hook up to the PS2. ...
  • Hello India! Xbox 360 magic is here September 4, 2006

    New Delhi: Microsoft Entertainment and Devices Division on Monday announced the launch of its India website for the Indian Xbox 360 enthusiasts. Microsoft said in a statement that the specially designed Xbox 360 India website gives an insight into Xbox 360 its features, hardware, games, accessories and all the latest...