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    Xbox Game Pass Manager Says They Are Just Getting Warmed Up For The Holidays

    It can, at times, feel somewhat unreal how good of a deal Xbox Game Pass actually is. For a cheap price, you get access to a ton of games already with a pretty steady amount of titles being added all the time. How long this gravy train will last on the current tracks its on is anyone’s guess...
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    Gears 5 – Operation 5: Hollow Storm Adds 5 New Maps, 7 New Characters, and Much More

    Gears 5’s multiplayer is relaunching today, and with Operation 5: Hollow Storm, it’s getting its biggest new content dropped since the game launched over a year ago. Microsoft have published a new update, in which they have laid out all of the changes and additions that the new Operation is...
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    Xbox Series X Console Review – Powering Dreams

    It’s no secret that the Xbox One disappointed out of the gate. An underwhelming and controversial reveal set the stage for a generation-long struggle to keep up with the more popular PlayStation 4, which grabbed back a large chunk of the market share the Xbox 360 had accumulated. With Phil...
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    11 Xbox Series X/S Features You Might Not Know About

    With the Xbox Series X and Series S now officially having launched, gamers around the world will be going hands-on with the next-gen duo over the coming weeks and months. In anticipation of that, here, we’ve compiled some nifty features the two consoles boast of that have come to light of late...
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    Microsoft Celebrates Launch Of Xbox Series X/S With Unboxings, A Bizarre Trailer, And Gameplay

    2020 has been quite the taxing year for just about everyone. It’s kind of amazing to think, honestly, that we are actually getting next generation consoles this year with all the things that have happened and all the delays and cancelations. Here we are, though. Today marks the worldwide launch...
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    Forza Horizon 4 Xbox Series X Gameplay Showcases Beautiful Visuals, Lightning-Fast Loading

    Alongside the likes of Sea of Thieves, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and Gears 5, Forza Horizon 4 is one of many first party Xbox One titles that will be optimized for the Xbox Series X and Series S at launch. Boasting 4K visuals at 60 frames per second, the next-gen version of the open world...
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    11 New Things You Need To Know Before You Buy PS5 and Xbox Series X/S

    At this point, the Xbox Series X, the Xbox Series S, and the PS5 are all less than two weeks away from launch. Next-gen really is right around the corner, and it’s an exciting time in the industry as always. Based on everything Microsoft and Sony have been revealing about their respective...
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    12 Xbox One Slip-Ups Microsoft is Addressing With Xbox Series X/S

    Though they have done incredible work to set up a solid foundation for the years ahead over the last few years, Microsoft made a lot of mistakes throughout the course of the Xbox One era, many of which proved to be quite costly for them. With the upcoming Xbox Series X/S though, they’re looking...
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    Xbox Series X/S Launch Stream Announced for November 10th

    As teased last week on Twitter, Microsoft will host a launch event for the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S on November 10th. It will be streamed live at 11 AM PT/2 PM ET on YouTube, Twitch and Facebook. The gist of the event is that Team Xbox members, “your favorite creators” and development...
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    Gears 5 – Xbox Series X/S Update Adds New Game Plus, Mutators and Ironman Mode

    The Coalition’s Gears 5 will receive an upgrade for Xbox Series X/S next month which sees Dave Bautista taking the place of Marcus Fenix in the campaign. That’s not all though – speaking to IGN, the developer confirmed other content that would be available in the next-gen update. New Game Plus...
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    Microsoft Phasing Out P2P Voice Chat for Parties to Combat XBL DDoS, Will Be More Secure on Backend

    With more and more players taking online games seriously, some take them a little too seriously, or just want to crap on people’s fun by messing with their connections by DDoS-ing (distributed denial of service) other games and whatnot. It looks like Microsoft is hiking up security on their end...
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    Gears 5’s Hivebusters Story DLC Will Launch in December

    Much to the surprise of many, Gears 5 will be getting a full-fledged new story DLC soon, with the expansion set to put the spotlight on the Hivebusters, the trio that stars in the Escape multiplayer mode. Details on the DLC are currently scant, but those will be coming before the year is out- as...
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    Halo 5 Won’t be Optimized for Xbox Series X/S, But Will Have Higher Resolution, Faster Load Times

    Microsoft recently announced that Halo: The Master Chief Collection would be getting a dedicated Xbox Series X/S optimization on November 17, adding 4K support on Xbox Series X, 120 FPS support in campaign and multiplayer, split-screen improvements, and more. With many major Microsoft first part...
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    Microsoft rolls out the Windows 10 20H2 update with a new start menu design

    Windows 10 was released in 2015 and represented a big change of direction for Microsoft’s operating system. For years, Microsoft’s approach to Windows has been to relegate major feature updates for all new versions of the OS. As a result, updates to Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and...
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    Xbox Remote Play App Now Live On iOS

    It’s been an interesting time in the gaming industry for Apple. Their high profile dispute with Epic Games has lead to a huge lawsuit essentially challenging their entire policy with mobile gaming and could have major impacts for the industry as a whole. But, as they say, life and business still...
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    Halo: The Master Chief Collection – Xbox Series X/S Update Out on November 17th

    Microsoft has confirmed on Twitter that Halo: The Master Chief Collection will receive a free update for Xbox Series X/S next month. This won’t be available with the launch of both consoles though. Instead, it’s out on November 17th, a week after launch. Both platforms will benefit from 120 FPS...
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    Rainbow Six Siege is Coming to Xbox Game Pass for Console and Android Later This Week

    Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six Siege is bar none one of the biggest games in the industry right now, and has been for several years running. It’s a game that’s been consistently excellent for a long time now, having revived itself after a poor launch, while constant updates and post-launch additions and...
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    Xbox Series X/S Titles Could be Made Playable on Xbox One Via Cloud Streaming, Phil Spencer Suggests

    The PS4 and the Xbox One aren’t going to go away any time soon. Microsoft and Sony (not to mention several major third party devs and publishers) intend to keep supporting the current-gen consoles for at least a year or so even after their successors have launched, thanks to their large install...
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    Xbox Series X/S – Full Launch Lineup Revealed

    As they recently promised, Microsoft have revealed further details on all the Xbox Series X/S optimized games that will be releasing as launch titles for the two consoles less than a month from now. If we’re going by pure quantity, there’s a lot to talk about here. Several upcoming cross-gen...
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    Xbox Dashboard Update Will Be Rolling Out This Week Ahead Of Xbox Series X/S Launches

    In less than a month now you’ll be able to get your hands on some brand new and shiny next generation consoles (that is, if you were able to pre-order them and/or get lucky and find some in the stores). With new systems also will be coming a slightly new look with a Dashboard update. As...

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