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October 8, 2012

Microsoft switching from MS Points to real money?

It seems as though Microsoft is the process of phasing out Xbox Live’s Microsoft Points system in favour of a real money setup. The initial leanings towards real money come from the Windows 8 beta,…

August 8, 2012

Hybrid launch afflicted by Microsoft server issues

Hybrid, the latest ‘Summer of Arcade’ release on Xbox Live, is suffering from a few launch-day issues. The servers for this multiplayer-only title are currently up and down while Microsoft (who host said servers) seek…

July 26, 2012

New London studio to be opened by Microsoft

Microsoft may just have finished dispensing with the services of a number of employees in Vancouver, but the company will at least be hiring more people elsewhere as it expands its game studio roster in…

Development ceases on Microsoft Flight

Sad news if you’re one of the people who enjoyed Microsoft’s return to flight sims (albeit in a more accessible fashion), because development of Microsoft Flight will no longer continue. This almost certainly means no…

June 5, 2012

Microsoft: Halo 4 will revolutionise storytelling and multiplayer

According to Microsoft and 343 Industries, Halo 4 will “redefine and revolutionise the way people think about storytelling and multiplayer gameplay.” Well… I hope they’re right. The day Master Chief revolutionises storytelling… well, you get…

April 5, 2012

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Microsoft Flight now on Steam

Microsoft Flight has abandoned its Games for Windows Live exclusivity and is now a available on Steam.  The free-to-play PC game has a number of optional, paid-for, expansion packs. The Hawaiian Strarter Bundle (£21.99) has…

March 10, 2012

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IncGamers Plays: Microsoft Flight [Video]

Peter Parrish, IncGamers’ magnificent man in a flying machine, takes a look at Microsoft’s free-to-play flight offering. Can he deliver a queasy passenger to a burger joint in time, or will the plane’s interior be…

March 9, 2012

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Microsoft Flight [Review] – Better to soar than be sore

For a clue about the direction in which Microsoft has taken its long-running flight simulator series, you need look no further than the absence of the word ‘simulator’ from Microsoft Flight’s (MF’s) title. As a…