• Microsoft Is Bringing Back Fable

    6 monthes ago - By Game Skinny

    Two years after the shutdown of Lionhead Studios, Microsoft is bringing back the nostalgic, long-awaited Fable as an Xbox One exclusive. It has designated the task to British developer Playground Games, who was also behind Forza Horizon 3. According to Eurogamer , Microsoft is said to have been inspired by none other than the PS4 exclusive Horizon Zero Dawn , more for its single-player, open-world concept than anything else.
    While it's still in early development, with Playground Games having hired more than 200 people to work on the game, it's been said to be an open-world, story-driven...
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  • Microsoft Taps Minecraft Boss To Lead Xbox Game Efforts

    Microsoft Taps Minecraft Boss To Lead Xbox Game Efforts

    6 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    Microsoft has decided to promote Minecraft boss Matt Booty and put him in charge of Xbox game efforts. Booty will now oversee Microsoft Studios and will be second only to Microsoft's games boss Phil Spencer. Spencer himself was promoted not too long ago from the position of Xbox head to Executive Vice President, Gaming and he is now accountable for leading Microsoft's gaming business across all devices and services.
    Matt Booty joined Microsoft back in 2010 and was first responsible for games for Windows-powered smartphones. He then worked on developing the Xbox Live Arcade and was later...
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