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    Microsoft Reveals New Text Filters In Effort To Battle Online Toxicity

    While gaming is a medium and industry that is evolving at a quick pace, it’s still largely one that’s toxic to a large degree online. If anything, it’s gotten far worse over the last 4-5 years as more and more hatred, rage, racism and sexism have bubbled up. Whether or not anything can be done...
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    xCloud Public Preview Is Now Live

    Microsoft’s upcoming streaming service, Project xCloud, has officially launched in its public preview program, after having opened up registrations in the UK, US, and Korea last month. Currently, the service allows you to stream games on your Android phones and tablets. The games currently...
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    The Outer Worlds Headlines Xbox Game Pass On PC In October

    Microsoft’s Game Pass service is continuing on, bringing with it more and more games for those who subscribe. Of course, October is going to be no exception, as a new batch of titles is primed and ready to go. The game undoubtedly leading the charge is the brand new RPG, The Outer Worlds. The...
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    Minecraft Earth’s Early Access Launches Next Month

    Minecraft is probably the biggest game in the world (though that crown may be on Fortnite‘s head, there’s debate there). It’s gotten multiple updates and will probably run in some form or another until time ends. Like all popular brands, there’s also spinoffs coming and one of the more...
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    PSN Graphics Are No Longer The Sole Selling Point For A New Console

    This really shouldn’t be a controversial opinion, but I imagine it will be. Here we go: we are far past the point where graphics matter as a sole or singular selling point. This applies to both, games – hardly anyone is purchasing a game simply on the merit of graphics at this point, and the...
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    Gears 5 Video Guide – All Ultimate Upgrade Locations for Jack, Relic Weapons And Collectibles

    Even if you never dabble in the multiplayer Versus or co-op Escape and Horde modes, Gears 5 is a massive game. The campaign itself features a lot of different collectibles, Relic Weapons and lore. Components for Jack can also be found if you look around and each upgrade has an Ultimate version...
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    Gears 5 Is “The First Mega Hit On Game Pass,” Says Analyst

    Gears 5 recently launched to widespread acclaim (our own review was very positive as well), and that critical reception has been reflected in how the game has been performing with larger audiences. Recently, Gears 5 became the first game in over a year to topple Fortnite as the most-played game...
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    Gears 5 – Five Days of Boost, 600 Scrap Rewards Announced for All Players

    The Coalition’s Gears 5 became available on September 5th through Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and for Ultimate Edition owners. Though early impressions of the game were very positive, players faced numerous server issues. Multiplayer matches also couldn’t be found among other glitches. Though the...
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    Gears 5 Guide – 15 Basic Tips and Tricks You Need To Know

    Thanks to Game Pass, there are many who have their hands on Gears 5 now, and soon, everyone else will be able to play it as well. And in case you hadn’t heard, it’s pretty damn good. Not just because it delivers the tight and weighty combat you expect from the series, but also because it tries a...
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    Gears 5 Launch Trailer Promises Carnage of the Highest Degree

    Microsoft and The Coalition’s next big game, Gears 5, is out in less than a week, with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers getting access even earlier. With the promise of re-energized combat and a new open-ended approach, it’s looking like a fresh new take on the series, and as such, people are...
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    Gears 5 Showcases Intense Story Mission in 15 Minutes of New Gameplay Footage

    As Gears 5 approaches its imminent releases, the hype surrounding the shooter continues to ramp up. With combat encounters inspired by BioShock: Infinite and open world design inspired by God of War, this is looking like the evolution that Gears of War has been in need of for a few years now...
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    XO19 Microsoft Fights The Battle For Mindshare With X019

    Microsoft’s biggest loss this generation isn’t anything tangible. Yes, their commercial performance suffered relative to last generation, and yes you could make an argument for the Xbox brand having suffered some thanks to early generation mistakes Microsoft made around the launch of the Xbox...
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    Gears POP! Already Has Over 1 Million Players

    What’s the Gears of War game we’ve all been giddily anticipating since the day it was first announced more than two years ago? Why, it’s Gears POP! of course. Seriously though- heavily anticipated or not (it was the latter), it seems like the mobile offshoot of the shooter franchise is still...
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    Gears 5 PC System Requirements Revealed

    Gears 5’s release is almost upon us, and millions of Xbox One and PC players are doubtless looking forward to getting their hands on the game. If you’re planning on playing the shooter on your PC, you’ll be wondering what the game’s system requirements are going to be, and now, thanks to an...
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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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