Tag Archives: Durango

Microsoft Studios Director disregards gamers for always-online Xbox Durango + New rumors

Microsoft Studios creative director Adam Orth recently tweeted about his feelings on devices being “always on”. He expresses that people without internet should “get with the times“. Furthermore, he disregarded users who are in rural areas that don’t have a stable internet connection.

Check out the tweets below…
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Quite a view there. Even if he was just joking, it doesn’t show a very customer oriented way of thinking. … [ Read More... ]

Possible new Xbox logo revealed

Not a lot information on this one, but this could be the new Xbox Durango/Xbox Next/Xbox 720 logo.

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It was discovered by way of a mysterious Twitter account that has no other posts than this image. It’s also tagged “#xbox #xbox720 #xboxevent“.

As you can see, the new logo is now a flat looking circle, continuing Microsofts aesthetic of Windows 8. It says … [ Read More... ]

Xbox Durango SDK documentation details Always On internet + Games only played on HDD

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The next Xbox, codenamed Durango internally at Microsoft, has been surrounded in rumors for a long time. Microsoft offers no information as they hold out for their big console announcement. We don’t even know what it will really be called… Xbox 720? Xbox Next? Who knows. But we do know a little bit more about the next-gen console thanks to screenshots of the developer kit. The … [ Read More... ]

Rumors: Xbox Next to Block Used Games & Require Internet

Xbox 720 to Block Used Games Require Internet

This is an old rumor that has started making the rounds again. There’s no real founding to it other than “sources.” If blocking used games is something that’s done on the next Xbox, that would mean no more buying games a couple weeks after they come out, used. No more browsing the used bin in a few years finding some goodies for 5 or 10 bucks.

Video game retailer … [ Read More... ]