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    Gamescom 2019 Gears 5 Debuts High Stakes Campaign Trailer At Gamescom

    Gears 5 fans have been waiting to learn more about its campaign even as Microsoft and The Coalition have continued to reveal more and more details about its multiplayer component. Well, The Coalition had promised that they’d be revealing new stuff from the campaign at Gamescom Opening Night...
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    Gamescom 2019 Ghost Recon Breakpoint Multiplayer, Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Reveal and More Set for Inside Xbox at Gamescom

    Though Gamescom will have its own Opening Night Live on August 19th, featuring announcements and trailers from a number of publishers, Microsoft has its own plans for the show. On August 19th at 8 AM PT, Inside Xbox will feature a number of different reveals including multiplayer in Ghost Recon...
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    Wasteland 3 Alpha Coming to Steam on August 21st

    Fig backers for inXile’s Wasteland 3 with First Access or above, take note – an alpha for the tactical RPG is coming soon. It’ll be available on August 21st for Steam according to the developer. The purpose for the alpha is to garner feedback on the combat and how players deal with the gameplay...
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    Gamescom 2019 Sony, Microsoft, and Google Are Among Over 15 Publishers With New Reveals And Announcements At Gamescom Opening Night Live

    European gaming trade fair Gamescom is approaching, and the opening day event, Gamescom Opening Night Live, will be live streamed around the world on August 19. Geoff Keighley, who’ll be hosting that event, recently took to Twitter to announce that over fifteen game publishers will be at the...
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    Halo Reach’s Next PC Flight Is All About Firefight Mode

    Halo: The Master Chief Collection is due out on PC some time later this year, and it’s fragmented release will kick off with the as of yet undated release of Halo Reach (which will also be joining the collection on Xbox One). Before that full release arrives though, 343 Industries have said...
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    Gears 5 Arcade Mode Features Passive Skills, Loadouts and Purchasable Power Weapons

    With the Versus tech test for Gears 5 starting this weekend, The Coalition is taking a different approach with the new Arcade mode. In a recent stream focused on Team Deathmatch, the developer revealed what can be expected in Arcade. Check out the 90 minute VOD on Twitch. Arcade sees...
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    Gears 5 Versus Tech Test Trailer Promises Carnage, Upgrades, Savagery, and More

    The first tech test for Gears 5’s multiplayer goes live soon, and Microsoft and The Coalition have released a new trailer to give us a glimpse of what’s in store for us. The trailer promises high octane action, weapon upgrades, plenty of carnage, and more. Check it out below. Gears 5’s tech...
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    Minecraft Earth Gets New Trailer And Closed Beta Sign Up

    While it can feel like Minecraft isn’t talked about so much nowadays, don’t let that fool you, it’s still one of the biggest things that’s been created under the sun. And now it’s looking to invade the real world with Minecraft Earth, the AR mobile title that will bring the game’s building fever...
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    Forza Horizon 4 Update Adds Top Gear Vehicles, New Story Chapters

    Forza Horizon 4 has received a new content update – a crossover with BBC series Top Gear. Along with seven story chapters and narration by Chris Harris, players can drive new cars. Check out the trailer below to see some of them in action. Some of the story missions will see you driving a 1999...
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    Halo Infinite Will Be Receiving Betas, Coming First To Xbox One

    We now have a specific release window for Halo Infinite, thanks to Microsoft’s announcement at E3 2019. Holiday 2020 will see the return of Master Chief, when he comes back with what is being billed as a reinvention of the franchise, and also ushers in the next generation of Xbox, while also...
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    Gears 5’s Map Builder Receives First Gameplay Footage

    We didn’t get a lot of (or any) campaign footage for Gears 5 at E3 2019, disappointingly enough, but Microsoft did talk about the game’s multiplayer offerings a little bit. More specifically, they spoke of Escape, an all new multiplayer mode called Escape, a three player co-op experience...
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    Halo Reach First PC Beta Planned For Next Week

    After many years, Halo is coming back to the PC in a big way. Not only is Halo Infinite, the latest installment in the iconic franchise, coming day and date with PC, most of the previous games will be making the jump via The Master Chief Collection. And PC players could be getting a taste of...
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    Xbox One’s Final Backwards Compatibility And Xbox One X Enhanced Games Announced

    Microsoft’s backwards compatibility program, coupled with its policy of enhancing games for the Xbox One X, have been an incredibly welcome thing for fans who like to go back to some older games. While Nintendo and Sony both decided not to pursue any form of native hardware BC, Microsoft has...
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    Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Characters Get New Teasers, Microsoft Interested in Killer Instinct Skin

    With the release of Shang Tsung being a few days away, NetherRealm Studio has begun teasing their other upcoming Mortal Kombat 11 DLC characters, giving us a small glimpse of Nightwolf, Sindel, and Spawn. The first character teaser is Spawn.For those who don’t know who this guest character is...
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    Microsoft On Xbox Scarlett – Backward Compatibility Is Something That Keeps Going No Matter What We Do

    Microsoft revealed a great deal about Project Scarlett at their E3 2019 press event. A lot of it was what many of us had expected they’d talk about- an SSD, AMD components, ray tracing. Another one of those things was backward compatibility, which has been something Microsoft has been pushing a...
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    E3 10 New Things We Learned About Xbox Scarlett

    On the whole, Microsoft’s press event at E3 2019 was somewhat disappointing, thanks to a combination of lack of gameplay being shown for games, and premature leaks having ruined some of the biggest surprises before the conference had aired. But there’s no denying that there were some bits that...
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    E3 Who Won E3 2019?

    E3 2019 has been a weird one. EA decided to not hold a conference and instead share updates on some of their biggest games – from Apex Legends to Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order – through livestreams from their own EA Play event. Sony, meanwhile, decided to skip E3 altogether, and not have any...
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    Halo Infinite Is “In Prime Position” To Take Advantage Of Xbox Scarlett – Microsoft

    Halo Infinite was a pretty big presence at Microsoft’s E3 show yesterday. Confirmed to be a launch title for the recently revealed Project Scarlett, the game, and the new Xbox, will both launch in Holiday 2020. But of course, it’s not like you won’t be able to play the game if you don’t dive...
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    E3 Gears 5 Out on September 10th, Arrives Early on Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

    The Coalition’s Gears 5 releases on September 10th for Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. Along with debuting a new trailer for the three player co-op mode “Escape”, the developer announced that the shooter would be available four days early for those who pre-ordered the Ultimate Edition. Even crazier...
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    E3 Next Xbox is Project Scarlett, Out in Holiday 2020

    We’ve been hearing about “Scarlett” for a good year now. However, at Xbox E3 2019, Microsoft finally revealed the next generation of Xbox consoles. Say hello to Project Scarlett, releasing in Holiday 2020 worldwide. Check out the hype trailer below. Boasting a solid state drive and a custom CPU...

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