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Microsoft on bringing original Xbox games to Xbox One: “nothing is impossible”

by 3 months ago

Microsoft's Director of Program Management for Xbox, Mike Ybarra, has recently hinted at the possibility of original Xbox games being rereleased for the Xbox One via the system's backwards compatibly …

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104 games announced for Xbox One backwards compatibility

by 3 months ago

Microsoft has officially announced the first round of games available through Xbox One's new backwards compatibility function. According to a post on Xbox Wire, the games will begin releasing on November 12. …

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Halo director interested in making a Halo game with no shooting

by 3 months ago

Halo franchise director, Frank O'Connor, has expressed interest in making a Halo game that is void of guns and shooting, rather putting emphasis on exploration. "I’d love to go do …

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Check out a lot of Halo 5 concept art

by 3 months ago

Halo 5: Guardians is officially out, and to celebrate 343 concept artist Kory Hubbell (via Kotaku) has released a large amount of early art for the game. Check it out below: [gallery link="none" …

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Halo 5: Launch Gameplay Trailer

by 4 months ago

Microsoft has released a high-energy gameplay trailer in anticipation of Halo 5: Guardians' October 27th release date. Check it out above. It was recently announced that 343 Industries' Xbox One exclusive …

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Halo 5: Guardians will require a 60GB install

by 4 months ago

It appears that Halo 5: Guardians will require upwards of 60GB to install when it releases on October 27th, as noticed from pictures of the back of an advanced copy of the …

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Havok acquired by Microsoft, will continue to work with Sony and Nintendo

by 4 months ago

    The company Havok, which creates the Havok engine, a real-time physics engine that's been used in more than 600 games, has been acquired by Microsoft from its former parent company, Intel. "As we welcome Havok to the Microsoft …

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    343 already working on Halo 6, knows what’s going to happen “ten years from now”

    by 4 months ago

    343 has already began preliminary work on Halo 6, despite the fact that Halo 5: Guardians hasn't even come out yet. Speaking in an upcoming Halo 5 edition of Golden Joysticks …

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    Phil Spencer on Halo 5’s lack of split-screen multiplayer

    by 5 months ago

      Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, has shed some light on why the upcoming Halo 5: Guardians has abandoned split-screen multiplayer. "We see the robustness of what Xbox Live is today and where …

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      Microsoft’s Corporate VP says Sea of Thieves will be “the best game that Rare has ever made”

      by 5 months ago

      Microsoft's Corporate Vice President, Kudo Tsunoda has maid some lofty claims about Rare's upcoming multiplayer adventure game, Sea of Thieves. Speaking in the upcoming issue of Official Xbox Magazine (via GamesRadar+), Tsunoda …

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      Forza Motorsport 6 available five days early via Ultimate Edition

      by 5 months ago

      Forza Motorsport 6 is available today, five days ahead of its launch, to anyone who purchases the game's "Ultimate Edition." For $99.99, fans who buy Forza ahead of release will get the …

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      Inside to be playable at pre-PAX event

      by 6 months ago

      Inside, the follow up to developer Playdead's successful 2010 release Limbo, will be playable at a pre-Pax event held by ID@Xbox. First announced during E3 2014, the game's appearance at Microsoft’s ID@Xbox Pre-PAX Open …

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