Xbox 720 Given Name Change, New Control Pad Design

To say that the Xbox 720 has been a long time coming would be a bit of an understatement. Quite frankly, seven years of the same console seems almost unforgivable when you think about how far technology has come since 2006. Credit where it’s due however as the Xbox 360 is still one of the biggest selling consoles in the world and the big name titles keep on coming. In fact, such is the love for the Xbox 360 that the 720 has rather unenviably large shoes to fill when it arrives later this year, which in typical style has ...

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Xbox 720 Won’t be Internet Dependent – Could Still Prevent Second-Hand Gaming

Some good news today for the folks out there planning on investing in an Xbox 720 this autumn, though to be honest it still comes with a rather looming question-mark above it. Basically, if you’ve been keeping up with Xbox news as of late then you will have heard a ton of chatter surrounding the notion of Microsoft making the Xbox 720 an always-online console. This means a console that’s connected to the Internet 24 hours a day without exception, which although doesn’t sound like a bad thing is in fact an abomination of an idea. If true, this would ...

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PS4 Vs Xbox 720 Title Battle Hotting Up Behind the Scenes

The battle is already raging between the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Xbox 720, which is always a bit of fun when neither of the consoles technically exists yet…at least in its final form. Sony was first to break silence in a sort of half-assed way earlier this year when a massively important PlayStation event was held which brought a few sketch details and not so much as a glimpse of what the final unit would actually look like. And here we are now just a week from Microsoft’s Xbox event on May 21st when it’s their turn to throw ...

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