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Phil Spencer Praises Sony's DualSense Features, Shares Plans Of Xbox Updating Its Controller

3 monthes ago   |   By Gaming Bolt

Head of Xbox Phil Spencer recently sat down with Kinda Funny Games to talk on a bunch of topics. In addition to how classics on Xbox Game Pass incentivise reboots , he also compliments Sony for its job with the DualSense controller and suggest that Xbox fans can look forward to seeing an updated controller in the future.
PS5's DualSense controller features haptic feedback as well as adaptive triggers which do a great job at accentuating the feedback obtained from controller rumble. Xbox on the other hand has adopted an “If it ain't broke, don't fix it” approach, after arguably perfecting...
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Phil Spencer: Popularity of Old Games on Game Pass Incentivizes Reboots

Phil Spencer: Popularity of Old Games on Game Pass Incentivizes Reboots

3 monthes ago   |   By VG Chartz

Xbox has begun rebooting several of its gaming franchises with Battletoads and Microsoft Flight Simulator getting a release in 2020. Reboots for Fable and Perfect Dark are also in development.
Head of Xbox Phil Spencer speaking in the latest Kinda Funny Gamescast was asked if older games doing well on Xbox Game Pass increases the chance of an IP getting a reboot. He said "absolutely it does."
"Take Prey , which I think was an amazing game when it came out but a lot of people missed," said Spencer. "Seeing more people playing something like Prey , or Dishonored or going back to Fable and...
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Phil Spencer: Sony Has Done a Nice Job with PS5 DualSense, Xbox Controller Could be Updated

3 monthes ago   |   By VG Chartz

Head of Xbox Phil Spencer speaking in the latest Kinda Funny Gamescast said it is unlikely Xbox would release any major accessories like a virtual reality headset in the near future. However, he did suggest Xbox might update its controller.
"When I think about our hardware roadmap, and I really love the evolution of Liz Hamren's team and the work that they've done," said Spencer.
Spencer added Sony did a nice job with its PlayStation 5 DualSense controller and there are features in it he would like to see in the Xbox controller.
"We're definitely thinking about different kinds of devices...
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Phil Spencer Believes Classic Games Doing Well On Game Pass Incentivises Reboots

3 monthes ago   |   By Gaming Bolt

Head of Xbox Phil Spencer recently sat down with Kinda Funny Games to talk about a bunch of things, with a notable point of discussion being classic games on Xbox Game Pass. Phil Spencer believes that classic games are an essential part of the service, and those games doing well absolutely incentivizes studios to push for reboots.
Basically, Xbox has a bunch of statistics that help determine the popularity of a game on the service which can then be used to ascertain whether rebooting a franchise is a viable option. Phil Spencer cites Fable as an example, whose reboot was easily green-lit...
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