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Quantum Breakthrough? Hands-on with Remedy’s Quantum Break

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At a recent event in San Francisco, I went hands-on with Remedy's upcoming time-bending shooter/puzzler, Quantum Break.  After a three year wait since it was unveiled at the Xbox One …

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New Forza to be announced at E3 2016, additional Forza 6 content arriving today

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One of the longest racing series' around will continue as Microsoft has revealed the next Forza game will be announced at E3 2016. On top of the reveal date, Microsoft …

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Ori and the Blind Forest Definitive Edition Interview

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When Travis reviewed Ori and the Blind Forest a year ago, he regarded it as Platforming Perfection. He stated that "the opening sequence was powerful, emotional, and comparable in quality …

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Forza Motorsport 6 Porsche expansion hands-on preview

by 1 year ago

You probably already know that Forza Motorsport 6 is a pretty amazing racer from my review last year, and very shortly we'll have our hands on the Porsche expansion.  I …

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Below – hands-on with a unique roguelike

by 1 year ago

Tis the season for brutal roguelikes, it seems. After a long period of silence since it was announced at E3 2013, I finally got my hands on Below. While we …

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

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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

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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

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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 1 year 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

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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

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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 1 year 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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