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Submitted by BenjamazingUK 471d ago | opinion piece

Xbox Reveal: How Microsoft Can Win Gamers Over

The Microsoft Xbox Reveal event is due to take place on May 21st but what exactly do they need to show to win gamers over? (Industry, Xbox One)

RuleofOne343  +   471d ago
They need do nothing cause am already on board & ready to buy the console,launch games ,Kinect 2 & whatever XBL comes with. With that said let's get to releasing these items.
AngelicIceDiamond  +   471d ago
The time is inching closer and closer. And MS is backed into a corner (in a good way) because they simply can't leave gamers waiting any longer now. While the negative rumors are still lingering around.

No more excuses now.

Besides, I enjoy all the good Sony news, but its getting a little tiresome now. I would love to see a change of pace on news traffic flow other than Sony and Wii U.

After the Xbox reveal this site will be refreshing for the time being.
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Utalkin2me  +   471d ago
Just make a defective console and charge for online play....I thought it was funny, roflmao. People need to lighten up, honesty hurts i know.
urwifeminder  +   471d ago
Well said mate the last two console ms have made brought me nothing but joy nothing will change my mind bubs up.
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BlackTar187  +   471d ago
Battlestations Midway MP was one of my best times in recent memory. Pacific MP sucked
C0MPUT3R  +   471d ago
Kinect is the best, as long as that is included everything else will take care of itself.
Wni0  +   471d ago
how about make a focus on, you know, games.
Enemy  +   471d ago
- Forget about Kinect
- Focus on hardcore gaming instead of apps
- Optional subscription service, make Xbox Live free
- Lots of exclusives
- Quit thinking timed "exclusive" DLC is more important than new games
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Coltrane_C  +   471d ago
Couldn't have said it better
Aceman18  +   471d ago
yea what enemy said. i'd purchase their new system if it
1 made online play free not paying someone else to use my own damn internet that im already paying for.

2 have a variety of exclusives that aren't just shooter based. variety is the spice of life.

that's it if they do these two things i'll consider purchasing their new system if they dont i'll just keep my 360 and that will be the last console i'll ever buy from microsoft.

and in case anyone thinks i don't own a 360 just check my gamertag.

zero cool 108
alessandro10  +   471d ago
@Enemy
you are describing the ps4 then?
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Moentjers  +   471d ago
Forget about xbox, concentrate on PC gaming.
Simply make Windows the best gaming environment (ok, for some it always has been), support hardware suppliers and game developers.
NameRemoved0017  +   471d ago
This is the first generation where when the consoles are released PC is already a pretty good amount more powerful.
DARK WITNESS  +   471d ago
easy...

games, show games, not just games but games for the "hardcore" or core.. Show games that will make me want to buy it.

I am not really interested in jumping up and down in front of it, i am not interested in dancing in front of it, I am not interested in sports apps or tv shows. Some people are and there is nothing wrong with that and there is nothing wrong with meeting their needs as long as you don't forget mine.

I bought the xbox for halo CE, I bought the xbox 360 for games like Halo, Gears, ME etc. I want to buy the next console for bigger and better games that are exclusive. Now when I say I want bigger and better games, I am not just talking about a bigger halo and a better gears because that feels like that is all I have had the last few years.

I want full games that are exclusive that will stay exclusive, not exclusive DLC that will be out 6 months later on the ps4.

I want you to justify why I am paying £40 a year for xboxlive when ps-plus users get full free ps3 games while we get 50 ms points for being loyal, bullS%"&T !!!

Shape up MS !!!
antiAntag0nist  +   471d ago
New IP would be a good start. I don't mind sequels, just want to see something new. That being said, a new Banjo-Kazooie would definitely be appreciated.
slampunk  +   471d ago
I cant wait until the 21st so i never have to see another headline

"How xbox can win next gen"
"5 things MS must do"

with all of them containing the same points!!!!
Dms2012  +   471d ago
My god, we know the list backwards and forward. I may just stop reading articles altogether until Tuesday. Who am I kidding? Of course I will.
dcbronco  +   470d ago
@Slampunk

Sometimes you have to let a hoe be a hoe.
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johnnyc11  +   471d ago
-FREE XBOX LIVE
-1 0R 2 NEW IPs
-NEW GAMES THAT ARE ON ANOTHER LEVEL
If the new Xbox has that stuff, Im on board.
If we still have to pay for Xbl, PS4 here I come.
DivineAssault  +   471d ago
They will need a hell of a lot of games to win me over.. PS4 has around 5 launch titles i really want.. I dont think i ever bought a console at launch with so many games i really wanted to play... I cant wait to see what the nx box is all about
Iltapalanyymi  +   470d ago
a hell lotta things.

-throw kinect away
-casual pandering dance games etc. must leave
-reasonable price
-forget about LIVE and its overpricery
-forget about points they are retarded
-new ip:s halo and alan wake are the only games i play with my xbox 360, but i would like more. but no brown shooters anymore pls.
-remove ads
-forget tv shit
-forget casuals
-oh yeah i could go on this all day
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