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Xbox One X update – New Microsoft console gets killer 4K app in time for release date | Gaming | Entertainment

Xbox One X has been given a boost ahead of release date, as another killer 4K app makes its debut on the console. Microsoft has just confirmed that the Amazon Prime Video app is now available on Xbox One and Xbox One X. Amazon Prime customers can now stream TV shows and movies on the Xbox One at no extra cost. Even better is that select Amazon Prime TV shows and films are available in 4K …

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FIFA 18 update 1.04: New PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch patch LIVE | Gaming | Entertainment

It should be noted that the patch notes listed below are for PS4 and Xbox One only, the Nintendo Switch version of the game has been given its own specialised patch. Patch notes for the Nintendo Switch can be found here. The new FIFA 18 update is the third major console patch and includes nerfs for both ground passes and ground through balls. Here’s the official breakdown from EA Sports on how this will affect …

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PUBG Xbox One update: Battlegrounds gets HUGE boost before release date | Gaming | Entertainment

PUBG has given Microsoft a huge boost ahead of its Xbox One release date. Microsoft recently announced that Battlegrounds is now running on its cloud computing service Azure. This was revealed by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, who told investors that it gives the company a big opportunity in the cloud. “Gaming pushes the boundaries of hardware and software innovation, with some of the most CPU and GPU-intensive applications and content, giving us a huge opportunity in …

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Super Mario Odyssey caps off a banner year for Nintendo – Entertainment

It wasn’t very long ago that Nintendo lagged far behind its competitors in the video games horse race. But the Japanese company has always proven resilient, and 2017 has so far been one of its best years ever. The company said Monday that its net profit jumped 35 per cent in April-September from a year earlier, helped by popularity of its Switch hybrid game machine and new releases. It logged a 51.5 billion yen ($584 million) net …

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Xbox One games shock as major exclusive could jump to PS4 or Nintendo Switch | Gaming | Entertainment

When Microsoft’s Xbox One first launched, it had a set range of original exclusives that were released in its first year. And fans still look back on some of them very fondly. One for instance has never got a sequel in the years since but it still found to have a solid fanbase. And now it appears that something could change that would mean it leaving the Xbox One and perhaps jump ship to something …

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PUBG Xbox release update as PlayerUnknown reveals big Battlegrounds plans | Gaming | Entertainment

PUBG on Xbox One is surely becoming a priority for developers Bluehole Inc, following its announcement earlier this year. When it was first announced that Battlegrounds was coming to Xbox One during Microsoft’s E3 2017 conference, it didn’t have much competition. Since then, PUBG has grown by leaps and bounds on Steam and is fast becoming the game many others are looking to copy. Fornite Battle Royale has arrived recently as a major rival, and …

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Xbox One X release news, LA Noire 4K reveal and PS4 Pro games boost | Gaming | Entertainment

It’s not long before the Xbox One X release day, which will see the first waves of consoles launched. The upgraded Microsoft gaming machine appears to have been received well among gamers, with pre orders looking healthy so far. The Xbox One X games list will not include any exclusive, however, it will offer enhanced versions of existing titles. This recently got a boost with the announcement that some developers won’t be looking for parity …

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Xbox One Backwards Compatibility UPDATE: FIVE new games released by Microsoft | Gaming | Entertainment

Partially made up of new Games with Gold November 2017 titles, the Xbox One Backwards Compatibility program saw a sizeable boost this week.  Xbox 360’s Deadfall Adventures is now available to play on your Xbox One, and if you haven’t made it part of your digital library, you’ll soon have the chance. “Become an adventurer, travel the world, and hunt for treasure in Deadfall Adventures. The year is 1938, and you’re James Lee Quatermain, son …

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PS5 release date: Sony adding this Xbox One X killer feature to rival Microsoft, Nintendo? | Gaming | Entertainment

The PS5 release date is a hot subject right now, what with the busy console schedule of late. 2017 will soon see the release of another major PlayStation rival after the Nintendo Switch, the Xbox One X. Both consoles are going head-to-head with the PS4 and PS4 Pro and will look to carve their own piece of the gaming market out for themselves. Nintendo have already got to work on this, with the Switch making an impressive …

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Games with Gold November 2017 BONUS as new Xbox One title is revealed | Gaming | Entertainment

Games with Gold November 2017 was recently announced by Microsoft and includes two new games for Xbox One and Xbox 360. Both Trackmania Turbo and Tales from the Borderlands were confirmed today for Xbox One fans, while Backwards Compatibility will also get a boost. Xbox 360’s Nights into Dreams and Deadfall Adventures are being launched and will be available on all platforms. But what fans might not have known is that there’s another bonus game …

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Fortnite Update: New Battle Royale patch arrives for PS4 and Xbox One – extra for PC | Gaming | Entertainment

As you might already know, the new Fortnite update has gone live on PS4, Xbox One and PC. The new patch was deployed today, introducing new customisation options to the game which are available in the in-game shop and stored in Lockers. Fans can now adjust banners, the harvest tool (pickaxe etc.), character or glider, as well as choose the way they load in.  “The patch will also include our initial step into progression and …

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Rockstar news: GTA 5 DLC and Online update, LA Noire 4K Xbox One X footage | Gaming | Entertainment

New LA Noire 4K footage has been released this week, ahead of the game’s launch on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. As you might already know, there will be four new editions launched of the game this year, including for current consoles, as well as a new VR experience for HTC Vive. LA Noire is scheduled to release on November 14, 2017 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, which will also include …

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Wolfenstein 2 review round-up – Can PS4, Xbox One shooter rise above packed release date? | Gaming | Entertainment

Wolfenstein 2 The New Colossus marks another ID Software classic that Bethesda has brought to the new generation of PS4, Xbox One and PC fans. Bethesda began their reboot of the Wolfenstein series with The New Order back in 2014, which was quickly followed by The Old Blood in 2015. Wolfenstein 2 is the sequel to 2014’s The New Order, and sees players once again step into the shoes of American spy and super soldier …

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Nintendo Wii’s Virtual Console: vault of video game classics about to vanish | Entertainment

The Wii’s Virtual Console was amazing. Scratch that. The Wii’s Virtual Console is amazing. And it’s still waiting for you. Blurb Why does a nearly obsolete video game system more than a decade old matter? The Wii Shop Channel, which lets you purchase and download games to play on the Virtual Console, is shutting down. Nintendo announced in September that it will close the service and all its functions on Jan. 30, 2019. Wii owners …

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Xbox One X news – Microsoft just gave fans ANOTHER reason to invest in new console | Gaming | Entertainment

Microsoft has just given fans another reason to invest in a brand new Xbox One X. With the Xbox One X release date just a few weeks away, Microsoft has unveiled a new range of Xbox Design Lab custom controllers. The new designs have been created by YouTubers and Twitch streamers such as SeaPeeKay, MissEllaCronin, George Benson, Arekkz and the Xbox On team. The attractive Xbox One controllers can be purchased from the Microsoft website, where they are available …

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