Xbox 360 at the Bonnaroo Music Festival

The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is a four-day, multi-stage camping festival held on a beautiful 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee. Bonnaroo brings together some of the best performers in rock and roll, along with dozens of artists in jazz, Americana, hip-hop, and electronica. This year, the festival happens June 16-18. The festival's 100-acre entertainment village will buzz around the clock with attractions and activities including a classic arcade, on-site cinema, silent disco, comedy club, theater performers, a beer festival, and a music technology village. For its peaceful vibe, near-flawless logistics, and unrivaled entertainment options, Rolling Stone magazine named this revolutionary entertainment experience one of the 50 moments that changed the history of rock and roll. Bonnaroo Discotèque Powered By Xbox 360This year, Xbox 360™ is proud to be one of the sponsors of this event. Visit Bonnaroo's on-site arcade and pop a quarter in one of the many classic arcade games from the eighties. The arcade offers fun, shade, and a nice break between sets of music. There will also be more than a dozen Xbox 360 kiosks, so everyone can try your hand at the latest in HD gaming. The arcade even jumps to another level this year with the addition of InFocus. The festival will be showcasing the latest InFocus DLP projectors so everyone can rock Xbox 360 on a big screen. The arcade will also feature a state-of-the-art sound system to heat up nighttime dance parties. Xbox Live® is also planning a special backstage Game with Fame event during the festival. Stay tuned for more details! Scheduled ArtistsConfirmed acts for the show include Radiohead, Beck, Death Cab for Cutie, Phil Lesh, Bright Eyes, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Matisyahu, Cypress Hill, Gomez, Common, and My Morning Jacket. Tickets are going fast—this is one music festival you won't want to miss! Find out more at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival official site.

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Lucidmantra6582d ago

They are still a long way from Ozfest but hey... Gotta start somewhere and all exposure at this point is good for them. Unless it involves more overheating consoles.

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Driv3r, a Twenty Year Reunion

WTMG's Leo Faria: "Was Driv3r one of the first truly overhyped games in history? One of the first games incessantly covered by press pre-launch, only to end up being the complete opposite of what it promised once it finally arrived onto store shelves? It’s worth discussing. Then again, hindsight is 20-20; it’s easy to laugh at the fact it was once touted to be a GTA killer, but there were just half a dozen GTA clones back then, and we didn’t have YouTube or other reliable video players to properly check how a game played before actually buying it. Maybe Driv3r was a victim of its own hype, a troubled project made by people who didn’t want it to be too similar to Grand Theft Auto itself. But it sucked then, and it still sucks now. Not even the rosiest of nostalgia goggles can save this one."

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Nacho_Z10h ago

It's a shame they tried to copy GTA, they were terrible at it. If they'd doubled down on making the driving the star they could still be going now.

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Elden Ring's manga paused so the author can play the DLC instead

Elden Ring's manga has been put on hiatus so that the artist can play the DLC.

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phoenixwing10h ago(Edited 10h ago)

Well 6 month hiatus it is. If not longer lol

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Matt Booty talks shipping Sea of Thieves on PlayStation 5, Xbox exclusives, and more.

Xbox's Matt Booty discusses reactions to the Xbox showcase, shipping Sea of Thieves on PlayStation, closing studios like Tango Gameworks, and more.

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purple10119h ago

Matt Booty:

How It Started:

"Go spend Sony out of business."

How It Is Going:

"We just have great working relationships with the teams at Sony." (Sony is a great partner)

Jingsing16h ago

Microsoft thought players views and habits didn't matter but there are more people engaged with the gaming industry politics than there ever has been. Microsoft is like a toxic party and people know it and won't support the no matter how much money they throw at it. That is important.

RauLeCreuset15h ago

Watch for the sleight of hand.

Hint: Exclusives and launch exclusives are not the same thing.

"When asked about what this means for future Xbox exclusives, Booty reiterates that the teams are evaluating games hitting other consoles on a 'case-by-case basis,' adding that Xbox players can absolutely continue to expect many games to launch as exclusives, and that the 'Xbox promise' that all Xbox first-party games come to Xbox Game Pass will continue to be true."