Microsoft To Showcase XNA Game Studio 4.0 at GDC

This week brings us GDC (Game Developer's Conference) and Microsoft is planning on showcasing XNA Game Studio 4.0. As we touched on the other day, Microsoft's new development tools allow developers to share code across Xbox, Windows and Windows Phone platforms. A single project can result in game development across three platforms. XNA Game Studio 4.0 will include hardware … [Read more...]

Microsoft demos game that runs on Windows Phone, Windows and Xbox 360

Microsoft was slated to give us more details on Windows Phone 7 series development at Mix10, but now we're getting some interesting details prior to that conference. Microsoft's Eric Rudder, speaking at TechEd Middle East, discussed how developers can create games that will share code across Windows, Windows Phone and Xbox 360. That means a developer who works on a game, can do … [Read more...]