New Xbox may block used games

The next generation of Microsoft's Xbox - also known as the Xbox Next or Xbox Loop - may not play used games, and looks set to use Blu-ray rather than DVDs.

Xbox 720 will have raw graphics horsepower

Microsoft's Xbox 720 - which could hit shelves in 2013 - is expected to boast impressive graphics horsepower that puts the current-gen 360 and Nintendo's upcoming Wii U console to shame.

Rumor: Xbox 720 chip in production

A new report indicates that Microsoft has kicked off initial production of its Oban chip which is slated to power the next-gen Xbox (720/Next) game console.

Sony exec says PS4 will not be at E3

Sony is officially quashing rumors that the next Playstation home console will be unveiled at this year's E3 event.

New rumor suggests PS4, Xbox 720 at E3

The latest scuttlebutt about the Playstation 4 and Xbox 720 is sparking excitement that this year's E3 could be the "biggest ever."

Rumor: Xbox 720 to have DVR functionality

Now that the Xbox 360 is essentially a virtual cable box, many are asking what's next?

Rumor: Xbox 720 in 2013

The next iteration of Microsoft's home gaming console will be a reality in 2013, according to the latest report.

Report: Xbox 720 chip tapes out

Microsoft has reportedly taped out a next-gen chip for its upcoming Xbox 720 console.

MS eyes dual SKU strategy for Xbox 720

Microsoft is reportedly preparing to offer its upcoming Xbox 720 console in two iterations.

Pachter: No Xbox 720 in 2012

A prominent industry analyst believes Microsoft has little interest in replacing its flagship Xbox 360 with a newer console in 2012.

Halo 4 coming to Xbox 360, not Xbox 720

The man behind the team that's working vigorously on the next entry in the Halo franchise has confirmed it will be coming to the current generation Xbox 360.

Microsoft takes the Apple route with Xbox 720

A new report claims that Microsoft's next-gen Xbox (aka Project Ten, Loop, Next and 720) will feature "tight integration" with Windows 8 when it hits store shelves in late 2012.

Analyst: PS4 to launch before Xbox 720

Console fans are eagerly awaiting the launch of Microsoft's next-gen system known as the Xbox 720 or "Next."

Report: Xbox 720 to launch in 2013

Microsoft, along with its industry partners, is reportedly eyeing a 2013 launch for its next-gen Xbox.

'Xbox 720' makes a cameo in Real Steel

There will surely be a successor to the Xbox 360, but what will it be called and when will it come out? Here's an answer from Hollywood.

Avalanche Studios: We are prepared for the Xbox 720

Yesterday, we reported that Microsoft appears to have begun the process of designing and manufacturing a next-gen Xbox. Now, at least one studio says it is prepared for the so-called "Xbox 720."