Next Week on Xbox: New Games for October 23 – 29

Welcome to another edition of Next Week on Xbox! The Fall season of gaming continues with more of the biggest games of the year coming to Xbox One, like Assassin’s Creed Origins sending us back to Ancient Egypt to uncover the brotherhood’s mysterious origins, and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus putting us back in the boots of BJ Blazkowicz as he fights back against the Nazi scourge. Or you could get down and boogie with Just Dance 2018, terrorize campers in Slayaway Camp: Butcher’s Cut, or enjoy the retro-inspired side scroller The Mummy: Demastered. Read on for more details on… Continue reading Next Week on Xbox: New Games for October 23 – 29

Enter to Win a One-of-a-Kind Sneaker Con Custom Xbox

This past weekend in Toronto, over 12,000 sneakerheads packed the Enercare Centre for the “Greatest Sneaker Show On Earth,” Sneaker Con. A big draw of a show like this, aside from being able to cop rare Yeezys, Air Maxes, and Jordans, is Ace of Customs. These shoe artists transform rare pairs of kicks into a one-of-a-kind show pieces. No stranger to unique, themed pairs, Team Xbox handed Ace of Customs some Xbox One S systems for them to go wild with. The best part is, they’re not staying in Toronto – you can win one! To enter to win the… Continue reading Enter to Win a One-of-a-Kind Sneaker Con Custom Xbox

TWC9: New Windows 10, New Surface Book, New Visual Studio, New Web Documentation and more… | This Week On Channel 9

This week on Channel 9, Christina and guest host Jason Young discuss the week’s top developer news, including;[00:59] What’s new in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update [Mollie Ruiz-Hopper][02:06] paint.net is now available on the Windows Store! [Rick B… Continue reading TWC9: New Windows 10, New Surface Book, New Visual Studio, New Web Documentation and more… | This Week On Channel 9

This Week on Xbox: October 20, 2017

We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you can feast your eyes on our weekly video show above. Be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox! New Fall Update for Xbox One Available for Everyone Today It’s been a busy and exciting summer for everyone… Continue reading This Week on Xbox: October 20, 2017

Gears of War 4 October Update Features New Maps and Halloween Event

It’s been a year since Gears of War 4 landed on store (and digital) shelves and the birthday celebrations are winding down. Like a double-punch of awesome, our birthday is followed by the October Update arriving this Monday, October 23rd!
This Update is a milestone for us for many reasons. Not only does it deliver the last two maps for Gears of War 4, but it also includes support for our incoming Xbox One X Enhancements. We’ll be talking more about the specifics of our Xbox One X Enhancements VERY soon. Stay tuned.
Check out the video above for your first look at this month’s map drop – Fuel Depot and Lift Apex!

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Azure API Management: New Admin UI and Mocks | Azure Friday

Anton Babadjanov joins Scott Hanselman to discuss the new redesigned administrative UI for API Management. Also, see how it enables a design-first approach with the ability to produce simulated (mocked) API responses.For more information, see:API Manag… Continue reading Azure API Management: New Admin UI and Mocks | Azure Friday

The Walking Dead’s Chandler Riggs to Join the Next Xbox Live Sessions

Get ready for an extra spooky night of Xbox gaming! Chandler Riggs, best known for his role as Carl Grimes on “The Walking Dead,” will play The Evil Within 2 on Xbox Live Sessions, an interactive livestream hosted on the Mixer Xbox Channel. The livestream will take place on Saturday, October 21 at 6 p.m. PDT. The highly-anticipated “The Walking Dead” Season 8 premiere follows the next night on October 22. Chandler, who is no stranger to evil, zombies, and horrors, will battle unimaginable monsters and multi-headed creatures in the newest version of The Evil Within 2, recently released on… Continue reading The Walking Dead’s Chandler Riggs to Join the Next Xbox Live Sessions

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Q&A

Last week we announced that Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection was available for pre-order and coming to Xbox One and Windows Store on October 31. We recently had the opportunity to have an in-depth chat with Jorg Neumann, Head of Production, Global Publishing, Microsoft Studios to talk in greater detail about the re-imagining of this game. Tell us about Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection and what is new and different with this version of Zoo Tycoon. When we initially brought the popular Zoo Tycoon franchise to Xbox 360 and Xbox One in 2013, our goal was to create the most… Continue reading Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Q&A