Game Stop is already under fire as it saw revenues drop 16.4 percent in the holiday 2016 quarter.
Comparable store sales were down 18.7 percent and used game sales fell 7.9 percent.
The Xbox One has been around a for three years now and it's well worth considering the upgrade from the Xbox 360 if you haven't taken the plunge already.
Xbox Game Pass, which launches this spring, will charge subscribers .99 per month for access to a catalog of Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles from Microsoft, Take-Two Interactive Software, Warner Bros. Users can download the game to their system, thus avoiding any lag that would accompany streaming.
(Naturally, if I click View Profile, the resulting page is blank and the app says it is unable to connect to Xbox Live.) At first I tried all of the published work-around and troubleshooting suggestions: syncing app licenses, uninstalling and reinstalling the Games app, modifying my Avatar's appearance on Xbox.com, running the Metro app troubleshooter, etc.
When none of these worked, I checked and realized that this behavior is .
It fixes some of the issues with the original Xbox One, namely it hugeness, and adds a 4K Blu-ray player to the mix.
That's pretty impressive considering it will only cost £249 when it goes on sale in August 2016. We’ll guide you through some of the key things to consider in this piece, before you decide to splash out on a shiny new Xbox.
On all of my synced Windows 8 and Windows RT machines, the Games app live tile is no longer updating; i.e., it is not showing my profile picture or Gamerscore, just the plain controller icon.