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Xbox One Adds A Bunch Of New Games This Week

Xbox One players have a generous selection of new games to play this week. Five new titles are available for the console today, with a number still to come throughout the rest of the week. Today’s batch of releases is headlined by Madden NFL 18, but only the game’s premium GOAT Edition; the standard release arrives a bit later, on August 25. This entry introduces some rather big changes to the long-running sports series, one …

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Where did all the Xbox One exclusives go? GamesBeat Decides | VentureBeat | PC Gaming

Microsoft delayed Crackdown 3 to next year, and the publisher doesn’t have a lot of other releases from its internal studios to fill in the gaps for its upcoming holiday season. On this week’s episode of the GamesBeat Decides podcast, managing editor Jason Wilson, reviews editor Mike Minotti, and I (PC gaming editor Jeffrey Grubb) try to figure out what the hell Microsoft is doing. The Xbox One X is launching November 7 for $500, …

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Sony blocks yet another game from cross-console play with Xbox One

Enlarge / Thanks to Sony, these two versions of the same game will not be compatible with each other for online play. Back in June, Sony told Eurogamer that the company did not have “a profound philosophical stance” against letting PS4 users play games with those on other platforms. That said, the company’s continued refusal to allow for cross-console play between PS4 and Xbox One players has become an absolute and unmistakable trend in recent …

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Destiny 2 update – Download NOW on Xbox One, but it’s bad news for PS4 | Gaming | Entertainment

Destiny 2 is available to pre-load on Xbox One ahead of September’s release date. To ensure the game is ready to play at midnight on launch, Xbox One pre-order customers can pre-load Destiny 2 right now. The game weighs in at 29.15GB on Xbox One, although file sizes could vary on other platforms. Fans can also expect a day-one update, which will hopefully be released in time for launch. But it’s bad news for PS4 owners, who …

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Xbox One X games news – Sorry PS4, but Microsoft has ‘BIGGEST franchises and exclusives’ | Gaming | Entertainment

The Xbox One X exclusive games list may be looking a little light this year, but Microsoft still claims it has the “biggest franchises” and “biggest exclusives”. Despite cancelling exclusive games like Scalebound and Fable Legends, and more recently delaying Crackdown 3 until next year, Microsoft believes there are some great games coming this coming holiday season. The questionable claims were made by Microsoft’s Aaron Greenberg, who told Gamescom attendees that people choose Xbox because …

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Rainbow Six Siege operators update: Big new PS4 and Xbox One Blood Orchid reveal | Gaming | Entertainment

A video and additional information has been posted of one of the new Rainbow Six Siege operators being released on PS4 and Xbox One. There have been several high-profile leaks containing details on what the three new characters would look like and what kind of gear they would have access to. However, this latest infromation comes straight from Ubisoft and reveals more on Special Duties Unit operative, Lesion. Part of Operation Blood Orchid, Lesion has been …

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The Minecraft-themed Xbox One S is gorgeous: PHOTOS, VIDEO

“Minecraft” has been called ugly. We’d call it minimalist. Whatever you think about how “Minecraft” looks, it’s hard to argue about this adorable, “Minecraft”-themed Xbox One S console: Microsoft Not bad, right? This new Xbox One S isn’t just a pretty face — it’s the perfect package for the “Minecraft” superfan in your life.  Here’s everything that comes in the box: The console itself is obviously distinct. The 8-bit style is intentionally reminiscent of the block-by-block nature of “Minecraft.” …

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Conan Exiles Xbox One patch update: Funcom latest on Microsoft release | Gaming | Entertainment

Conan Exiles only recently launched on Xbox One but it set to get a lot of new patches and updates in the coming weeks and months. That’s because while playable, the new Funcom title is part of the Xbox Preview Program. That means that it’s a big work in-progress, much like Steam Early Access. Conan Exiles on Xbox One launched with bugs included, with one causing some serious problems. Crashing issues on the Xbox One …

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Xbox One X: Everything we know about Microsoft’s new game console

Microsoft announced the new Xbox One X console on Sunday.Christian Petersen/GettyMicrosoft has a brand-new game console called the Xbox One X. All that “Project Scorpio” talk you might have heard months ago? This is that. And on Sunday, Microsoft said the first Xbox One X units were up for preorder in the form of an early “Project Scorpio Edition” version of the console. Microsoft is touting the new device as “the world’s most powerful console.” …

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PUBG PS4 release date news – Will Battlegrounds remain an Xbox One console exclusive? | Gaming | Entertainment

PUBG developer Bluehole has cast fresh doubt about the popular shooter ever appearing on PS4. It was recently confirmed that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds will be released for Microsoft’s Xbox One console later this year. But ever since Bluehole’s partnership with Microsoft was announced, fans have wondered whether the game was a full Xbox One console exclusive, or just a timed exclusive with a PS4 release to follow. Responding to fans on Twitter, the PUBG community manager …

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World of Tanks Will Feature 4K Splendor on Xbox One X

World of Tanks, the massive online sensation that launched on PC in 2011 and is going strong to this day, will soon make an appearance on Xbox One X. It is slated to arrive alongside the console’s launch on November 7, 2017. In a new trailer, which we’ve embedded here, Microsoft promises the game will feature “true 4K,” which should look especially impressive given the destruction you can rain down on rival tanks and …

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Microsoft Xbox One X Scorpio Engine Live Blog (9:30am PT, 4:30pm UTC)

12:10PM EDT – This week it’s the Hot Chips conference in Cupertino. We’re sat nice and early, with the first talk today from Microsoft. John Sell, a Microsoft hardware veteran, is set to talk about the Scorpio Engine, found in the Xbox One X. It’s practically the only talk this week where the slides were not given out early, so I wonder what will be discussed, especially given the large amount of interest in what …

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Rise Of The Tomb Raider Xbox One X Enhancements Detailed

Rise of the Tomb Raider is one of the many games that will receive enhancements on Xbox One X. Today, publisher Square Enix revealed what aspects of the game will be improved when played on Microsoft’s upcoming console. Like other Xbox One X-enhanced games, all of the improvements are visual in nature. Xbox One X players will have three visuals modes to choose from. Those who’d like to experience the highest fidelity resolution can play …

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List of Every Xbox One X Enhanced Game So Far

Microsoft kicked off Xbox One X preorders at the annual Gamescom convention in Cologne, Germany on Sunday. But it also took the lid off a sweeping list of current and upcoming games designed to take advantage of the souped-up Xbox One’s ability to render games more fluidly and at substantially higher resolutions. The company says over 100 titles will be enhanced when the Xbox One X launches for $499 on November 7. At the moment, …

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PUBG Sounds Like It May Not Be Xbox One-Exclusive Forever

[UPDATE] A spokesperson for Bluehole told GameSpot that it’s too soon to talk about plans to bring PUBG to other console platforms outside of Xbox One. “At this time, the Bluehole dev team is focused on bringing PUBG to Xbox One and its continued development on PC. As for future plans on other platforms, there’s nothing to announce at this time,” the spokesperson said. The original story is below. During Microsoft’s Gamescom briefing today, the …

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