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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is making THIS change ahead of Xbox One release date | Gaming | Entertainment

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is about to receive another major update ahead of its Xbox One release. And the latest update is quite a biggie, because Battlegrounds developer Bluehole is finally changing the loot system. Specifically, the team has noticed a bug in which items spawn more or less than intended. As part of the update, the spawn rate of the UMP has slightly decreased, while UZI spawn rates have increased. “Due to a bug, we’ve been …

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The Darwin Project delivers a hint of Hunger Games to Xbox One and Windows 10

At E3 2017, we went hands-on with The Darwin Project, an upcoming competitive action game for Xbox One and Windows 10. Microsoft demonstrated The Darwin Project with an extended trailer at its E3 2017 conference, detailing the game’s Battle Royale-style gameplay, complete with influences from The Running Man and The Hunger Games. What really caught my eye about The Darwin Project is its planned integration with Mixer, which will allow viewers of the game on …

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Xbox News: Games with Gold July, Xbox One X Pre-Order delay news, Crackdown 3 Update

GETTY Xbox News: Games with Gold July, Xbox One X Pre-Order delay news, Crackdown 3 Update At E3 2017 Microsoft unveiled the most powerful console ever made together with a release date and price for the Xbox One X, but currently, potential customers can’t pre-order the new machine. The Xbox One X Pre-Order product pages are currently live but the option to put your money down for the console isn’t an option. Typically …

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Xbox One Has A Lot Of Big Exclusives That Haven’t Been Announced Yet Claims Microsoft

(Photo: Microsoft) Microsoft packed a lot of stuff, including the new Xbox One X, into their big E3 2017 press conference, but you couldn’t miss the fact that almost all of Microsoft’s big franchises, like Halo and Gears of War, were missing in action. Forza Motorsport 7, Sea of Thieves, and Crackdown 3 all look solid, but Microsoft’s lineup of first-party exclusives feels a bit lacking. Well, don’t worry – according to Microsoft, they have …

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“Too Early To Say” How Many OG Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Games There Will Be

One of the biggest announcements Microsoft made at E3 2017 was backwards compatibility support for original Xbox games on Xbox One. The console already plays Xbox 360 games through backwards compatibility, and the library of supported titles is pretty massive, recently having surpassed 385 games. But will the lineup of OG Xbox games be as big? It’s “too early to say,” according to Microsoft’s Dave McCarthy, but it sounds like it will not be. Speaking …

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Destiny’s PlayStation-Exclusive Content Will Hit Xbox One This Fall, After Destiny 2

In a blog that details changes coming to Destiny and looks ahead to Destiny 2, Bungie revealed that certain content that has remained exclusive to PlayStation 3 and 4 will arrive on Xbox 360 and Xbox One this October. Sundry activities and in-game items were part of a timed exclusivity agreement between Destiny publisher Activision and Sony. That agreement is winding down, but won’t expire until after Destiny 2’s console release in September. “Exclusive …

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Diablo 3 Necromancer release date explained: PS4, Xbox One and PC COUNTDOWN till patch 2.6 | Gaming | Entertainment

The Diablo 3 Necromancer release date has been set for June 27, but won’t go live until patch 2.6 has been launched by Blizzard. This means that the new pack will be available for purchase on June 27, 2017, after maintenance has completed in your region. It appears that Blizzard will start releasing the DLC pack at around 5pm BST, as maintenance usually takes around an hour and is scheduled to begin at 4pm, BST. …

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Forza Motorsport 7’s 100GB Required Space is Only for Xbox One X

A hefty 100GB hard drive space requirement for Forza Motorsport 7 was noted shortly after its reveal during E3 2017. However, it appears that only the coming Xbox One X will need to have that much free space. What’s more, the Xbox One X will be the only console to feature true 4K assets, and will hold the Xbox One to only 1080p assets. Most AAA titles nowadays clocks at about 40GB, but that’s only for …

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Phantom Dust gets its second update on Xbox One and Windows 10 this week

Phantom Dust, the original Xbox title recently revived via an HD remaster, is getting its second major update since the game’s debut last month. The update, scheduled to release on June 28, will introduce new features and tweaks to both Xbox One and Windows 10 versions of the game. The upcoming changes mostly address the game’s multiplayer portion, with new content previously absent from its Xbox and Windows versions. Abilities first introduced in Phantom Dust’s …

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ARK Survival Evolved Ragnarok explained, as latest PS4 and Xbox One update revealed | Gaming | Entertainment

ARK Survival Evolved Ragnarok was announced during E3 by Studio Wildcard and is already available to play on PC. It’s the first mod to be integrated into ARK as part of the ARK Sponsored Mods Program, and will be launched on PS4 and Xbox One. Wildcard have confirmed that they hope to launch the new map on consoles on July 4, however, plans can always change due to the lengthy certification process. But even if …

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Internal Testing Suggests Titanfall 2 Can Render Up To 6K on Xbox One X

Since the official announcement of Xbox One X, players have pondered which titles will be enhanced effectively to have a performance at 4K. As you are most likely aware of, several Xbox One games will get free updates to exploit the additional capability of this console. One of them will be Titanfall 2 by Respawn Entertainment. From its official site, the studio detailed that the game will be optimized to run at a 4K resolution …

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Xbox One X Will Download 4K Assets Automatically, Even if You Don’t Need Them

The Xbox One X will give you wonderful 4K resolution for your games when it comes out November 7, providing you have the TV to support it. But, even if you don’t, be prepared to use up a bit more of that 1TB hard drive, as the Xbox One X will always download 4K assets when they are available. “With the launch of Xbox One X, when it comes to game content our intention …

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Xbox One X 4K update – Microsoft reveal is great news for original Xbox One owners | Gaming | Entertainment

Microsoft’s latest Xbox One X reveal is good news for owners of the original Xbox One and Xbox One S. Due to the inclusion of 4K assets, Xbox One X install sizes are expected to total 100GB for games like Forza Motorsport 7. The concern for Xbox fans is that these mammoth install sizes would trickle down to the Xbox One and Xbox One S. Fortunately, a Microsoft spokesperson told Stevivor that this wouldn’t be the case. …

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Xbox One news: Games with Gold July, Conan Exiles update, Backwards Compatibility reveal | Gaming | Entertainment

The Games with Gold July 2017 lineup looks set to be revealed later this week, having been held back longer than usual. Microsoft usually try and have their new Games with Gold confirmed before the last week of the month, however, E3 2017 may have pushed back plans in June. The tech giant always avoid announcing their roster of free Xbox One games late, so an early reveal is on the cards this week. This …

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The Metronomicon Makes its Move to PS4 and Xbox One

The Metronomicon first arrived on PC in late 2016 where it quickly drew tons of fans. As of this moment, the rhythm RPG hybrid sits at “very positive” ratings on Steam. Of course, the sad part about PC releases is that they leave console-exclusive players in the dust. That’s one reason why the upcoming release of The Metronomicon: Slay the Dance Floor is so exciting. Very soon both PS4 and Xbox One owners will be …

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