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  1. Heaven__

    Microsoft Details How xCloud Could Help Developers And Consumers

    Streaming for video games has a lot of big challenges to overcome, but it is undoubtedly going to be part of the future of the industry as a lot of the big players are moving into that area one way or another. Google is putting their whole focus there, while Sony and Microsoft are collaborating...
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    Rumour Gears 5 Will Have Open World Elements, Will Run At 4K And 60 FPS, As Per New Leak

    The Coalition have spoken in the past about how Gears 5 will be the biggest and most beautiful game they’ve ever created, and how the sequel is also looking to change things up for the franchise considerably. Now, if details emerging from a new leak are anything to go by, it looks like that’s...
  3. Heaven__

    Gears 5 Shows Off Unique New Enemy

    Information on The Coalition’s upcoming Gears 5 has been few and far between, but the developers have nonetheless at least been sharing tidbits on the upcoming shooter every now and then. They’ve spoken about their grand ambitions for the title and the new direction it looks to take the series...
  4. Heaven__

    The Microsoft and Sony Collaboration Has Many Important Implications For The Future Of Gaming

    The big news of this week, for those of you who haven’t been paying attention, is Microsoft and Sony partnering up. PlayStation and Xbox joining forces to explore a strategic partnership—not necessarily in the way you think, mind you. They’re basically partnering on cloud tech and AI, which...
  5. Heaven__

    Xbox One’s May Update Includes Tweaks To Messaging And Friends List

    The gaming world is abuzz right now about the recent partnership between Sony and Microsoft. It’s something the two are coming together for to improve cloud-based gaming, something on a big scale for the industry as a whole for the future. But on the Xbox side right now, we have some more minor...
  6. Heaven__

    Minecraft: Dungeons Gets Details About Combat, Classes and More

    Lots of things are happening with Minecraft this year. We know that they’ll release Minecraft Earth, an Augmented Reality version of the title, and we also know about a dungeon crawling spin-off, Minecraft: Dungeons. We hadn’t heard anything about that game since its announcement last year, but...
  7. Heaven__

    Forza Horizon 4 Update 9 Adds New Cars, Playlists and More

    Microsoft and Playground Game’s Forza Horizon 4 has been wildly successful and has seen a good deal of updates since its release. They aren’t done however, as they took to Twitter to show that a new update, simply called Update 9, will hit this week for all users. As you can see from the tweet...
  8. Heaven__

    Microsoft Outlines New Rules on Acceptable “Trash Talk” on Xbox Live

    If we’re being brutally frank about things, gaming online tends to be somewhat of a cesspool. While going online with friends or finding a community around a game can be great fun, when you venture outside that to the wild west of online chat, things get messy. Racial and homophobic slurs are...
  9. Heaven__

    Xbox Live Wolfenstein 2, The Surge, and Wargroove Head Impressive May Lineup For Xbox Game Pass

    We’ve had a string of months where some excellent titles have been added to the Xbox Game Pass catalog, with both March and April seeing some strong games joining its ever-growing library. May is looking similarly exciting, and offers a number of great games. Of the eight games being added, the...
  10. Heaven__

    PSN Sony’s Decision To Come Clean With Information About The PS5 Was Genius – Should Microsoft Follow?

    Unexpectedly, out of nowhere, Sony released some information about the upcoming PS5 earlier this week via an interview with renowned tech outlet WIRED. While they were careful to keep things vague—they wouldn’t even commit to calling the console the PS5 yet, instead opting to use the more...
  11. Heaven__

    Cuphead’s Switch Version Gets A Very Charming Launch Trailer

    Cuphead is now available on the Nintendo Switch, shocking just about everyone. Nintendo has directly credited Microsoft and Studio MDHR as the parties that made this happen, and it’s great that they did, because this lovely game is now available to even more people. With the game’s launch on...
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    Xbox Live Microsoft Announces Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, Combo of Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass

    If you’re planning to re-up your subscription to Xbox Live, you might want to consider going for the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. It’s Microsoft’s new two-in-one Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass subscription that lets you play online, and will net you to access to over a hundred games for a single...
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    E3 Xbox One E3 2019 Presser Set for June 9th

    Sony may have provided the first few details for its PlayStation 5 but Microsoft isn’t resting easy. The company has announced that its E3 2019 presser will take place on June 9th at 1 PM PT/4 PM ET. That means we’ll see what Microsoft has in store for us before E3 2019 properly begins...
  14. Heaven__

    Xbox Live Inside Xbox Episode Announced For April 16; Will Include Information About E3

    Microsoft has confirmed that a new episode of Inside Xbox will be airing next week, on April 16, 5pm ET/2pm PT. This episode will include information about what we can expect from Microsoft’s E3 showing this year, as well as the Xbox FanFest. That aside, Sea of Thieves’ anniversary events and...
  15. Heaven__

    Xbox Live Xbox Game Pass – Microsoft Teases Six More Game Announcements

    Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass service has been expanding consistently since it launched in 2017. That trend continues tomorrow as the official Twitter for Xbox Game Pass is teasing six more game announcements. Your guess is as good as ours to what those can be. Keep in mind that these would likely...
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    Windows Game Bar Adds Various New Widgets with Latest Update

    The Windows Game Bar got an update today that adds a variety of features, including access to Spotify to easily control your music while gaming, a Meme Maker, a system that allows you to instantly turn game screenshots into memes, and new features with a new way to interact with your Xbox Live...
  17. Heaven__

    Xbox Live Xbox Live Prices Increase In UK In Face Of Impending Brexit

    Brexit is widely expected to lead to a battering of the UK’s economy, but the British Pound has already started to suffer relative to other currencies even though the actual split hasn’t happened yet. In context of these market conditions, Microsoft has announced that it will be raising the...
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    10 Games to Look Forward to in April 2019

    In many ways, April feels like a bit of a lull for the gaming industry, especially with May kicking off the journey to E3. Thankfully, it still has plenty of good-looking games to enjoy from zombie fests to city and empire builders. Here are 10 games to keep an eye on when April rolls around...
  19. Dermot

    Halo: The Master Chief Collection is Coming to PC

    For the first time ever, The Master Chief’s story comes to PC. Featuring Halo: Reach along with Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 2: Anniversary, Halo 3, the Halo 3: ODST Campaign and Halo 4, this is the definitive Halo experience. Honoring the iconic hero and his epic journey, The Master...
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    ID@Xbox Game Pass Announced – Stream to Highlight Upcoming Game Pass Indies

    Taking a page out of Nintendo’s playbook with the Nindies Showcase, Microsoft has announced ID@Xbox Game Pass. Premiering on March 26th, the stream will shine a spotlight on all the indie titles that are coming to Xbox Game Pass in the future. It will start at 9 AM PDT. The recent announcement...

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