Phantom Dust

Microsoft is thrilled that so many people played the Phantom Dust remaster

Microsoft is thrilled that so many people played the Phantom Dust remaster

Ron Duwell

Microsoft made a play to appease its niche fanbase with Phantom Dust earlier this year, and it’s a gamble that has apparently paid off. According to a recent developer blog post, Code Mystics claims that Microsoft “couldn’t be happier with the level of exposure that it has received.” How much exposure? Well, over 1 million people played the game! I’m going to bet that as a free-to-play...

Phantom Dust still exists, Xbox boss Phil Spencer tweets screenshot to prove it

Phantom Dust still exists, Xbox boss Phil Spencer tweets screenshot to prove it

Eric Frederiksen

On Saturday, April 1, Xbox boss Phil Spencer and Microsoft Studios GM Shannon Loftis were hanging out at the office playing Phantom Dust. It turns out even executives avoid their families on weekends when there are super important video games that need playing. Among those super important games, apparently, was Phantom Dust. Spencer was having fun with the game, so he tweeted a picture...