Sony Movies Now Available On 360's Netflix

There was a problem last week » 11/26/08 12:30am 11/26/08 12:30am when the New Xbox Experience rolled out - and Netflix support rolled out along with it - yet Sony's movies were unavailable. Boneheads made conspiratorial mutterings. Netflix were more sensible. The online movie company issued a statement last week saying "we hope they’ll be licensed for…

So, How Much Space Do Your 360 Games Installs Take Up?

The New Xbox Experience lets you install 360 games onto your HDD. Great news for anyone - like myself - who gets DISC READ ERRORS as often as the sun both rises and sets. But chances are, unless you splurged and bought yourself an Elite, or are new to the 360 world and own a 60GB unit, you have a 20GB HDD. And for… » 11/24/08 8:00am 11/24/08 8:00am

First NXE Avatars Will Be Free (After That, Notsomuch)

Speaking with dreisechzig.net, Microsoft Europe's Boris Schneider-Johne has said that - at least for the first few weeks of the NXE's life - there'll be regular clothing updates for your avatars. And, more importantly, that they'll be free. But after that? "It has not been announced". It's OK, Boris, we get what you… » 11/22/08 12:00am 11/22/08 12:00am

Want Crazy Anime Hair For Your NXE Avatar?

Of course you do. Fortunately, there's wacky Manic Panic hued 'dos hidden away in the New Xbox Experience, giving you the option to create a more accurate Rei Ayanami or Maximilian Jenius or blue-haired senior citizen. It was discovered — as far as we know, by reader Samuel » 11/21/08 11:00pm 11/21/08 11:00pm who told us that if you rotate the right…

Here's What The NXE "Premium Themes" Look Like

To go along with the launch of the New Xbox Experience, Microsoft and their valued publishing partners have released a range of premium themes. The word "premium" comes in when you consider they cost 250 MS points each. Anyway, in typical Xbox Live style, when Microsoft's Larry Hryb pointed the themes out earlier… » 11/21/08 12:00am 11/21/08 12:00am

Avatars Get First Paid Parts With Ninja Blade Theme

Now that you've created your first — and possibly last — Xbox 360 Avatar in the New Xbox Experience, you're most likely thinking "What kind of digital crap can I now purchase to make this thing look less horrid?" The answer is new Ninja Blade » 11/20/08 4:40pm 11/20/08 4:40pm themed Avatar parts. If you're in Japan, you can purchase the new premium…