Both The Coalition, developers of the Gears of War games, and Microsoft have announced that Gears 5 has officially gone gold.
Gears 5, the latest iteration in Microsoft’s popular series of third-person shooters, is set to release on September 10, 2019.
Despite year-on-year increases in overall income and revenue, Microsoft’s gaming segment has experienced revenue drops as the Xbox One’s life cycle comes to a close.
Microsoft opened their very first flagship store in Europe, in Oxford Circus. The store is located very close to Apple’s flagship store.
During their E3 press conference Microsoft announced that the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate is being expanded to encompass PC as well.
Microsoft have announced that they will be launching a new Xbox console for the holiday season 2020, as Project Scarlett.
Jim Ryan, PlayStation boss, has told press that there are going to be limits to how closely Microsoft and Sony will be partners.
Jim Ryan, CEO of PlayStation, has said that the cooperation between the pair of long-standing rivals, Sony and Microsoft, is the result of new competitors such as Google, entering the games market.
Microsoft revealed that its titles will be available not only on Xbox Live and Windows Store, but also via third-party storefronts such as Steam.
Pioneering sandbox videogame Minecraft has sold 176 million copies worldwide, according to owners of the IP Mojang and Microsoft.