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February 13th 2015, 4:00 pm PT
February 13th 2015, 3:45 pm PT

Xbox app on Windows 10 – February 2015 Feature Summary

The Xbox app on Windows 10 has an updated version available starting today. Our goal is to continue to provide monthly updates of the Xbox app, to collect feedback and ideas from our community. There are a few small updates this month with more to come going forward.

You will automatically get updated to the February version of the Xbox app, when it becomes available in the Store (Beta). Once you receive the update, your version number should be 2.2.1502.02017 or higher. You can verify the version number of the Xbox app under Settings. The following features have been updated this month:

• Top Navigation Bar. The smiley face  can be used to send feedback about the app to the product team, get access to forums for the Xbox app, and you can now rate the Xbox app.

• Friends. The user experience for Friends has been updated so that you now see Suggested Friends under a Suggestions header at the top of the Friends list, with a See all button to browse the entire list of VIPs on Xbox and People you May Know. Additionally, you can now start typing in the Friends search box to instantly find specific friends.

• Settings. Small fit and finish items were added to the settings page.

 

Want to help test out Windows 10 (and the Xbox app) ? Sign up for the Windows Insider program

 

 

February 13th 2015, 8:14 am PT

The Escapists Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: The Escapists is a prison break simulation that provides players the opportunity of experiencing a light-hearted insight into everyday prison life. While the aim of the game is simply to escape, the detail is in the execution. (Don’t say the word execution too loud in a prison). Keep a low profile or go out guns blazing. As long as you escape in the end, that’s all that matters.

Purchase The Escapists from Xbox Games Store

 

 

 

 

 

 

Product Info:
Developer: Team17 Digital Ltd and Mouldy Toof Studios
Publisher: Team17 Digital Ltd
Website: http://escapistgame.com/
Twitter: @Team17Ltd @MouldyToof

February 12th 2015, 9:11 am PT

Activity Feed and Suggested Friends Feature Now Available at Xbox.com

I’m happy to share some cool new features already available on Xbox.com to enhance how you discover and interact with your family, friends and fellow gamers:

Activity Feed: You can see everything on your feed, make text posts, and like, comment on, and share feed items directly from your browser.

Suggested Friends: This feature will help you expand your friends network and find new people to play on Xbox Live with.

As always, if you want to leave feedback on these new features or propose something completely new, head over to Xbox Feedback.

February 11th 2015, 10:01 am PT

Don Bradman Cricket Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: Take a 16 year old aspiring cricketer through the ranks to international glory in Career mode. Fully customize your play experience, set-up tours, competitions, create players, teams and even umpires in the Cricket Academy. Hone your skills to perfection in the Practice nets before taking to the field. The most realistic physics ever seen in a Cricket game including thin edges, bat pad catches, intimidating bouncers and much more.

Purchase Don Bradman Cricket from the Xbox Games Store

February 10th 2015, 12:28 pm PT

Far Cry 4 Overrun DLC Now Available for Xbox

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Game Description: Team up as Rakshasa or Golden Path and control a series of neutral locations across Kyrat’s countryside to protect them from being overrun by your opponents. 4 maps and 1 new PvP mode included.

 Requires Far Cry 4 to play. Do not purchase if you already own Far Cry 4 Gold Edition or Far Cry 4 Season Pass as this DLC is already included in those bundles.

Purchase Far Cry 4 Overrun DLC for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Purchase Far Cry 4 Overrun DLC for Xbox 360 from the Xbox Games Store

February 10th 2015, 10:21 am PT

Dragon Ball Xenoverse is Now Available for Digital Pre-order and Pre-download on Xbox One

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Game Description: To pre-order this game please select one of the pre-order editions from the Xbox Store. XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 2/24/2015. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM EST ON THE RELEASE DATE.

The latest Dragon Ball game lets players customize and develop their own warrior from 5 races, including male or female, and more than 450 items to be used in online and offline adventures. Create the perfect avatar, learn new skills and train under the tutelage of your favorite Dragon Ball characters. Join 200+ players around the world in the Toki Toki City hub and fight with or against them, and compete in online tournaments!

Pre-Order Dragon Ball Xenoverse from the Xbox Games Store

Pre-Order Dragon Ball Xenoverse + Bonus DLC + Season Pass from the Xbox Games Store

February 10th 2015, 9:45 am PT

Evolve now available for Xbox One

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Game Description: Evolve is the next generation of multiplayer shooters featuring adrenaline pumping 4v1 action. A player-controlled Monster must evade a team of four unique playable Hunters who are working together and stalking to kill. Evolve and overpower as the Monster or team up and outnumber as the Hunters. It’s survival of the fittest and any side can win. Choose your side.

Purchase Evolve from the Xbox Games Store

Purchase Evolve Digital Deluxe edition from the Xbox Games Store

Check out these Xbox Wire features for more information about the game.

Which Class is Best For You?

The Man Behind the Monsters: Chatting with Evolve’s Design Director

Never Stop Evolving: The Pedigree of Turtle Rock Studios

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