Xbox Events App Launches for iOS & Android Ahead of E3

Reading Time: 2 minutes Just in time for E3 2019, Xbox has launched their events app for fans to keep track of all the latest news releases, live streams and alert notifications of big news announcements. According to the description the app will also be updated with events like X0 and Gamescon presumably after E3. The app is available …

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Minecraft Earth Live Demo at WWDC 2019

Minecraft Earth Logo

Reading Time: < 1 minute We were quite surprised to see the news that Xbox One and PS4 controller support would be added to Apple TV this fall. We were even more surprised when the Mojang developers took to the floor to demonstrate the Minecraft Earth which is Microsoft/Mojang’s “Pokémon Go” AR Minecraft game. During the demo the developers both …

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Xbox One and PS4 Controller Support Announced at 2019 WWDC for tvOS 13

Reading Time: < 1 minute Today, Apple announced its latest software offerings at its annual Apple World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) including iOS 13, WatchOS 6, tvOS 13, MacOS Catalina, and the spin-off, iPadOS. Normally what we see at the WWDC has very little to do with gaming but today we were pleasantly surprised. While we didn’t hear anything new …

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Mario Kart Tour Rants and No Multiplayer…What?!

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Mario Kart Tour beta is coming to a close and many testers, despite signing a non-disclosure agreement (NDA), have posted some rants and very few raves regarding the upcoming mobile game. There have been numerous reports, even prior to beta launch, that Mario Kart Tour was going to be very microtransaction heavy and that …

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Mario Kart Tour Beta Invites Out…Check Your Emails!

Reading Time: < 1 minute If you signed up for the Android only Mario Kart Tour beta test you may have this email waiting for you. It appears that the beta test is going to run from May 22nd through June 4th. Afterwards players will receive a survey asking them about various different elements of the game to address any …

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Pokémon-Go Style Minecraft Earth Announced + Beta!

Reading Time: 2 minutes To start off – Happy 10th Anniversary Minecraft!!! Microsoft announced a new version of Minecraft called Minecraft Earth which will be an AR (Augmented Reality) version of Minecraft that will be a free-to-play mobile game. Your iOS or Android device becomes a lens of the game where “you’ll be able to build creations with friends …

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Microsoft preparing to bring Xbox Live to iOS, Android and Nintendo Switch

Reading Time: < 1 minute Remember the days when it was faux pas to have one major console interact with another? Well it’s not anymore! Big news for cross platform gaming and communities. Microsoft is set to launch software development kit (SDK), as early as next month, that would allow game developers to bring Xbox Live elements to their games. …

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A Different Kind of Co-Op Gaming: Geocaching.

Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s the original Pokémon GO. Geocaching, is an outdoor adventure game that does indeed have some distinct similarities to the popular virtual search game and the variants that have popped up since. The biggest difference being that Geocaching is based in the physical world and there are no random spawns, there are no spawns at …

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