45 new posts in the past 24 hours
  • Hey there, welcome to  IDLE CHATTER!

    If your talk is pointless, your speech lacks purpose or depth we're the place for you. Enjoy the general chatter and forum banter on a wide range of discussion topics and features

    Engage with others

    Interact with others in our forums

    Discuss TV shows, movies, video games, music, sport, technology and everyday topics

    Show off your cooking skills

    Food heaven or food hell?

    Share your recipes with other Idle Chatter members

    Sportsbook & Pickem

    Think you know your sport?

    Engage with other members in our virtual bookies and prediction leagues and join in discussions from the world of sport

    Social Groups

    Power to the people

    Create and manage your own public or private clubs and social groups

    Picture & Video Galleries

    Share your pictures and videos

    Create your own albums and share images and videos with other members

    Waste some time in our arcade

    Compete against other members

    Play over 100 HTML arcade games and aim for the top of the leaderboard

    Game Streaming & Matchmaking

    Play the game!!

    Link to your game streams and team up with other members to play games.

    Blogging

    You own personal space

    Create and maintain a diary/journal that you can share with other members or keep private

    Why not join Idle Chatter today?

microsoft

  1. David76

    Microsoft Acquiring ZeniMax Media Including Bethesda Softworks

    In a move that’s shaken the games industry, Microsoft has announced that it’s acquiring ZeniMax Media – the parent company of Bethesda Softworks. The move means that Microsoft will have ownership of massive franchises like Fallout, Doom, Dishonored, Wolfenstein, The Elder Scrolls, Prey, Quake...
  2. Gemma

    August 2020 Xbox Update Rolling Out Now

    The new Xbox look starts rolling out today, along with the updated Guide. The August Xbox 2020 update will start rolling out today, and it includes a variety of improvements. The new Xbox look was designed to be faster, much more approachable, and “visually appealing.” This new look with be...
  3. David76

    Microsoft Reveals Redesigned Xbox Store

    Microsoft has announced a significant overhaul of its digital store for Xbox, and the end result is a much faster browsing experience and more straightforward navigation. “Far more than a typical app update, we’ve rebuilt the experience from the ground up to be faster, safer and easier to use...
  4. Tom

    Xbox Series X vs Playstation 5

    A game-changing year lies ahead, with two of the world's biggest next-generation consoles expected to hit store shelves in late 2020. While Microsoft has provided a deep dive into its monolithic Xbox Series X, the recent PlayStation 5 unveiling pitches an equally compelling upgrade from Sony...
  5. Tom

    Xbox System Update - June 2020

    Microsoft has issued its June Xbox One firmware update, adding some notable features for sorting through your game subscriptions and club memberships. It's available to download now. According to the June update notes on the Xbox blog, the update packs three key features. The first is an...
  6. David76

    Microsoft Replacing 25 Digit Xbox Codes With Digital Direct

    Free games, exclusive content, DLC packs, and subscriptions are now automatically associated with a Microsoft Account and new Xbox console. Microsoft decided to get rid of codes completely for Xbox owners. As Polygon reports, until now, any content that Microsoft packaged with a new Xbox...
  7. Gemma

    Xbox Game Pass

    Xbox Game Pass Quests has moved away from game-focused tasks and towards exploration of the large library across daily, weekly and monthly periods. https://news.xbox.com/en-us/2020/02/04/next-chapter-xbox-game-pass-quests There are still quests specific to certain games but there will also be...