Tag Archives: Phil Spencer

Original Xbox games could see the light of day again

Way back at E3 was one of the biggest surprises to hit many Xbox fans, the implementation of backwards compatibility for 360 games and it being available that day for Xbox Preview members and everyone else for the official launch in November 2015. Earlier today on Phil Spencer’s Twitter we saw an exchange of messages […]

Keyboard and mouse support coming to the Xbox One

In a response to a follower on Twitter, Phil Spencer suggests that keyboard and mouse support is coming to the Xbox One. @lgriao@PNF4LYFE@Tak225Th Yep, keyboard and mouse support for Xbox would need to be there for this to work, those aren’t far away. — Phil Spencer (@XboxP3) July 21, 2015 Currently the Xbox One does […]

The death of the parity clause?

ID@Xbox has been bringing indie games to the Xbox One steadily over the last year and a half. Meanwhile, the new preview program will be bringing even more indie titles to the console with a heavier dose of community participation and early adoption. The Xbox One indie scene, then, is looking healthy and vibrant. However, […]

Watch Phil Spencer’s GDC presentation

Yesterday there was a huge amount of exciting news coming out of GDC, with the announcement of Elite Dangerous getting the TiX team giddy with excitement. If you’ve yet to digest the mountain of ID@Xbox content that Phil reported on, then take a look at Phil Spencer’s full GDC presentation below – the only dampener on yesterday’s news is […]

Phil Spencer reveals controller adapter

The news from GDC comes thick and fast. Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer has announced a new gadget that will allow you to use your fabulous Xbox One controllers on your Windows PC. This will be a wireless adapter so no messy cables to get in your way while playing your Windows games with your […]

Xbox One Screenshot feature gets a screenshot

That Phil Spencer is such a tease, last night he took to twitter to show off one of the most wanted Xbox One features – the ability to take screenshots. The screenshot was captured from his Xbox One dev kit, no doubt the feature will be rolling out in the coming months with Xbox One Preview […]

Xbox One to get a screenshot feature early this year

Ever want to take a screenshot of your work on Xbox One? It’s been no secret that the ‘other console’ has been able to do this using their ‘share’ button with some pretty neat results; well now the Xbox One will be getting that feature too. Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox, said, Screenshots are coming […]

Xbox Head Phil Spencer Teases E3 2014 Plans

Phil Spencer, the new head of Xbox and the twitter user with a classic Xbox logo (so outdated) has taken to twitter to respond to questions about this years E3 2014 conference in LA. “I feel like what we will show this year is stuff we are committed to, from top studios, for this year […]

Getting to Know New Head of Xbox – Phil Spencer

Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson, chats with Phil in a second video interview about his history at Microsoft and what led him to his new role as Head of Xbox. While this is a new role for Phil, he’s actually been with Microsoft since 1988!

Phil Spencer Announced as New Head of Xbox Division

Microsoft has today announced that Phil Spencer, will now be leading the Xbox, Xbox Live, and creative teams including Xbox Music, Xbox Video and Microsoft Studios going forward. Speaking with Xbox Wire, the Xbox Official News Site, Spencer posted a letter to the Xbox community entitled ‘A New Day at Xbox’. After confirming the announcement, Phil […]