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Deals with Gold and Spotlight Offers – October 17th, 2017

It is that time of the week… Major Nelson drops the deals of the week for Xbox. There is a nice bonus this week in the shape Fallout 4 and related content – if you haven’t played Fallout 4 or any of the DLC packs, then what better time than now? The GOTY edition is […]

Deals with Gold: 17-23 January

As ever, Major Nelson has released the details of what is now available for Xbox Live Gold members, the Deals with gold will be available between the 17th to the 23rd January.      Xbox One Deals CONTENT TITLE CONTENT TYPE DISCOUNT NOTES Back to the Future: The Game – 30th Anniversary Edition Xbox One Game […]

Xbox One gets two Shadow controllers

Are you bored with your plain old standard Xbox One controller? Is the solid black colour just not classy enough? Fear not, Xbox Live’s very own Major Nelson has revealed two new funky controllers coming to the US, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Colombia and Argentina on March 22nd. It will then be released in other select […]

October Xbox One System Update: Preview

So whilst the rest of the world is going crazy for the Destiny launch today, last night Major Nelson gave a detailed breakdown of what to expect in the October Xbox One System update. The update includes changes and new features to added to the Snap functionality, TV and Media viewing and a plethora of […]

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!

Twitch Broadcast Walkthrough

The imminent addition of Twitch broadcasting to the Xbox One has prompted Xbox spokesman Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb to narrate the below walkthrough of the service. Twitch broadcasting launches on March 11th for Xbox One.

Xbox One News – Titanfall Beta Now Open To All – Available on Dashboard

  Major Nelson has revealed that now those wanting to try out Titanfall no longer have to wait for one of the elusive Beta Codes and will be able to access the beta simply by visiting the Xbox One Dashboard and downloading it. Click "Join the Titanfall Beta" on the Xbox One home screen to […]

Battlefield 4: Team Nelson vs. Team Bongos

So as the PR machines continue their mission to ensure all we do is think about Battlefield 4 over the coming days and weeks up to release, it seems Xbox Live’s Major Nelson and AceyBongos are in on the action too in a USA vs Europe, 32-person Squads in a Head-to-Head Battle. The official press release […]

Confirmed – Xbox One To Come With Headset In Box At Launch

Larry Hryb (Major Nelson) has confirmed that the Xbox One will ship with an included headset at launch. By showing an unboxing video and then double clarifying for me because I (at first) missed that video shown above. @XboxJay Well, if I pulled it out of the box in an unboxing video I would say […]

Xbox One Has Brand New Achievement Unlocked Sound

That familiar sort of “doink” noise we all know and love that pops up our Achievements on the Xbox 360 is set for a revamp as Xbox LIVE’s Larry Hryb confirmed the news on twitter tonight. And I going to try and get my hands on what the new Achievement sound will be. Once I […]