New Xbox features in the works; Next Achievements, Do Not Disturb, More


The update also adds the Next Achievements feature.

Xbox One Alpha Insiders are now testing a new firmware that brings a couple of nifty features. Seems like Microsft have finally heard its fan feedback on this feature.

With this update, players will be able to use "Next Achievements" feature in the guide, which enables you to view and sort a cross-games list of upcoming achievements.

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While playing a match or watching a movie if someone invites you to a game the screen comes down with the notification. It's worth noting that PS4 owners already have an "appear offline" option, offering similar results. Turning this feature on will take care of the annoying invite and messages which friends love to send. Judging from several rumours lately, the company are working hard to expand their portfolio of games for the console, and according to Thexvlog on Twitter, one of the companies working on this is Electric Square, who are allegedly bringing "life to a new game based on a globally recognized property from Microsoft Game Studios". Mini Game Hubs allow you to easily see friends who are now playing, upcoming Achievements, Looking for Group posts, and more.

Also in the Guide will be new Mini Game Hubs, giving you access to content for games you've recently played without having to visit a whole new page. We will keep you updated on the matter as soon as more come in on it, so stay tuned for all the latest news. All you need to do is head over to Kodi's Google Forms page, input the email address (no, not the password) linked to your Microsoft/Xbox account, then you're good to go to receive the next Kodi update ahead of time. Gaming community will be very pleased with the new updates.