Remember when we said that Halo: Reach would be a sure shot blockbuster? As it turned out, we, among a gazillion others, were spot on. According to Microsoft, Halo: Reach has pulled in a whopping $200,000,000 ($200M) within first 24 hours of releasing.
Microsoft VP Phil Spencer said,
[Halo: Reach] is the biggest game Microsoft has ever released. Every major installment has grown in scope and popularity, firmly cementing the ‘Halo’ franchise as one of the most popular entertainment properties in the world over the past decade.
Compared to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s mind-assploding [...]
A lot of people were unhappy when Microsoft announced that they’re killing the Flight Simulator series. Today, Microsoft announced great news for all fight simulation fans as they’re working on a new exclusive Games for Windows Live title called Microsoft Flight. Internal development is underway by Microsoft Game Studios on the title.
Twenty-eight years after the debut of “Microsoft Flight Simulator 1.0,” Microsoft Game Studios announces the internal development of “Microsoft Flight.” “Microsoft Flight” will bring a new perspective to the long-standing genre, welcoming everyone, [...]