Is Microsoft Ready to Unveil the Next Xbox? | STACK Gamer
X

Become a Better Athlete. Sign Up for our FREE Newsletter.

Is Microsoft Ready to Unveil the Next Xbox?

February 26, 2013 | Shay Mathews

Must See Entertainment and Style Videos

On the heels of Sony's unveiling of its next generation console, the PlayStation 4, it seems that Microsoft is now ready to show the world what they have in store for the Xbox.

U.S. Techs, a company that has worked with Microsoft on event sites for the company's E3 briefing last year and the 2013 Hosting Summit, has registered a new domain called XboxEvent.com. Although the registration could be for another purpose, it seems unlikely that Microsoft would tease fans so soon after the PS4 reveal with anything other than the promise of a next-generation Xbox console.

When asked, the company refused to reveal information about the website. "Microsoft often acquires various domain names as part of its ongoing business strategy, but beyond that we have no comment," a Microsoft spokesperson told IGN.

Other sources tell IGN that the press event is expected to occur some time in April, two months before the annual industry games show.

Let the speculation begin! Will the gaming giant, unlike its competitor, actually show fans the console during its unveiling? What will it be called? Fans have long referred to it as the 720, but rumors suggest it could be titled Xbox Infinity. Will it be able to compete with the PS4 in terms of specifications? How many coins will fans have to shell out to pick one up? And will the ogre of gamers' use of pre-owned games rear its ugly head again or suffer another defeat?

Photo: inentertainment.co.uk

Topics: NEWS
More Cool Stuff You'll Like

Watch the New 'Resident Evil Revelations 2' Trailer

Game Trailer: RPG 'Lords of the Fallen'

adidas Unveils New Ultra Boost Running Shoe

'Mortal Kombat X' Gets a Release Date

Sony Reacts to Complaints Over 'H1Z1' Microtransactions

Discover How Top NFL Rookies Earned Their Ratings in 'Madden 15'

Gaming Update: PS4, 'Persona 5,' 'Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel'

'Battlefield Hardline' Release Date Gets Pushed Back

Cliff Bleszinski Behind New FTP Arena Shooter 'BlueStreak'

'Sleeping Dogs' Sequel 'Triad Wars' Coming in 2015

Study Ranks Paleo As Second-Worst Diet

Under Armour Introduces the Curry One

Cardale Jones Returns to Ohio State University

Tyga to Star in New Reality Show

Guess Who Kevin Durant Plays As in 'NBA 2K15'

'Project CARS' Arriving in November; Wii U Version Delayed

WATCH: Gearbox's Newest Shooter, 'Battleborn'

'Madden NFL 15' Trailer Features Kevin Hart, Dave Franco

'Assassin's Creed Unity' Release Date Pushed Back

Rumored Samsung and Oculus VR Headset Coming This Year

WATCH: New 'Assassin's Creed Rogue' Gameplay Trailer

TRAILERS: 'Madden NFL 15' Showcases New Mode, Better Defense

adidas Set to Drop the D Lillard 1

NHL All-Stars Drop In For a Game of Sledge Hockey

Win a Limited Edition 'Madden NFL 15' Xbox One Bundle From STACK

Clint Dempsey, Lionel Messi Earn Cover of EA Sports' 'FIFA 15'

Nike Unveils 2015 Pro Bowl Uniforms