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TodayThu, 6th May 2021

  • News UK Retailer Box Will Be Restocking The Xbox Series X This Friday

    Sign up now for a chance at getting one

    Here we go again! UK retailer Box.co.uk has revealed to Pure Xbox that it will once more have another Xbox Series X restock tomorrow on Friday, May 7th, but you need to sign up now for a chance at being able to purchase one. As with previous restocks from the retailer, it will be holding a ballot to ensure...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
  • News Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition Arrives On Xbox Series X This June

    A free upgrade for existing owners

    We won't have to wait much longer for Metro Exodus on Xbox Series X and S, as an enhanced version of the game is confirmed to be arriving on June 18 as a free upgrade to all existing owners. There will also be a physical edition of the game made available. Metro Exodus: Enhanced Edition will bring ray tracing,...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Metro Exodus
  • News Finally, Outriders' Inventory Bug Restoration Is Beginning To Roll Out

    Time to get back into the fight

    If you've been affected by the inventory wipe bug in Outriders since its release into Xbox Game Pass earlier this year, then you'll be happy to know that the restoration fix is beginning to slowly be rolled out to players. Developer People Can Fly revealed the news in an update post, stating that the restoration...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Outriders
  • News Square Enix, Bandai Namco, SEGA, And More Join E3 2021

    Elden Ring!?

    E3 is so close we can pretty much taste it. It's exciting to think a fully fledged gaming event is on the horizon, and now the anticipation is even higher as more publishers have confirmed their attendance. In the latest announcement, it was revealed that Square Enix, Bandai Namco, SEGA, XSEED Games/Marvelous USA, Gearbox...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • PC
  • News Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance Is Getting A 4K Re-Release This Week

    Yes, it's arriving as soon as tomorrow!

    In a reveal from IGN today, it has been announced that 2001's Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance is getting a re-release for Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S as soon as tomorrow, May 7th! According to IGN, the game will be available on digital storefronts for $29.99, and it's not a remaster or a remake, so...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Baldurs Gate Dark Alliance
  • News Free Play Days: Try These Xbox Games For Free (May 6-9)

    Relive the critically acclaimed TV series

    Free Play Days is back for another weekend! Two more games are available to play for free this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members, and they're ready to download right now. So, what's on offer? We've got the TV series tie-in, Peaky Blinders: Mastermind for anyone looking for a puzzle-adventure, as well as...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Free Play Days
  • News It Looks Like Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance Is Coming Back To Xbox

    Possibly as a re-release?

    Here's a blast from the past! 20 years since its original release for PS2, classic action-RPG Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance appears to be getting some kind of revival on modern consoles, as teased by Black Isle Studios. It was spotted recently that the game had been uploaded to the PlayStation Store for PS4, and Black Isle...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Baldurs Gate Dark Alliance
  • News Xbox Expected Nintendo's Zelda: Breath Of The Wild 2 To Come Out In 2020

    Better to be safe than sorry

    If you thought The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 might have made an appearance last year, you weren't the only one. Recent documents have highlighted that as of August 2020, Microsoft believed it would be contending against the game, alongside other Nintendo exclusives. As IGN reports, the ongoing Apple vs. Epic...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Microsoft
  • News The Xbox Series X Seagate Expansion Card Is On Sale Again In The UK

    Here's a chance to bag a discount

    It's only been a month since the Xbox Series X & S's Seagate 1TB Expansion Card reached its lowest price ever in the UK, and while it hasn't quite got to that level again, it's nevertheless on sale right now over at Amazon. The recommended retail price for the storage card is a whopping £219.99, but Amazon has...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Seagate Expansion Card
  • News Forza Horizon 4's New Update Is 'Breaking The Game' For Some Players

    "My Xbox black screened and shut off"

    The brilliant Forza Horizon 4 has received its latest update over the past 24 hours, clocking in at around 7GB on Xbox, but unfortunately it looks like there's some kind of issue with it - primarily on Xbox Series consoles. Certain fans have taken to social media to report that the game is failing to load,...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Forza Horizon 4
  • News Three More Games Are Available With Xbox Game Pass Today (May 6)

    Time to take to the pitch

    It's that time of week again! Another batch of Xbox Game Pass titles are now available, and there's a varied selection for everyone. With a mixture of titles available on console, the Windows 10 Store, and the cloud, there's a lot of choice in how/where you play. FIFA 21 is via EA Play so won't be available until a little...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Xbox Game Pass
  • News Outriders Players Are Being Instantly Killed By A New Glitch

    Developer says it's investigating the matter

    Outriders by People Can Fly has experienced ongoing issues since its launch at the beginning of last month. While many are still recovering from wiped inventories, a new issue has now reportedly popped up in the latest update for the game, which was released last week. Whatever

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
  • News Almost 30 Years Later, A Sequel To 1992's Flashback Is On The Way

    Despite there already being a sequel

    In something of a surprise announcement, the 1992 classic Flashback is getting a sequel. Even more surprising is the fact that it technically already received a sequel in 1995 known as Fade to Black. Nevertheless, a fully fledged numbered sequel is on its way. While very little is known about the project at...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • PC
  • Video Back 4 Blood Shares A Look At Its Rogue-Lite Card System

    The Left 4 Dead inspired co-op shooter

    The Left 4 Dead spiritual successor Back 4 Blood may have been delayed recently until October 2021, but that doesn't mean the studio has gone quiet! This latest official trailer showcases the game's rogue-lite card system. Basically, the game's AI (known as the 'Game Director') will play a selection of cards...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Back 4 Blood
  • News EA Sports Acquires Super Mega Baseball Developer, Metalhead

    "This is a huge step forward for our team"

    Until the release of MLB The Show 21 last month, Super Mega Baseball was considered arguably the best baseball series on Xbox for years, and now the game's developer has been acquired by EA Sports. In a message to fans on Reddit, Metalhead called it a "very exciting day for the studio," and confirmed the...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Super Mega Baseball

YesterdayWed, 5th May 2021

  • Guide Xbox Game Pass: Coming Soon & Leaving Soon In May 2021

    The latest Game Pass reveals and updates

    Looking for a complete list of Xbox Game Pass games coming soon in May 2021? It can be pretty difficult to keep track of all the comings and goings in the world of Xbox Game Pass every week, so we've put together this handy guide to provide an overview of what's coming to Xbox Game Pass this May, as well as...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox Game Pass
  • News Mass Effect Legendary Edition's Performance Options Showcase Huge Xbox Series X Advantage

    Another great example of backwards compatibility

    EA has released the specifications of Mass Effect Legendary Edition on all platforms, and while there's no native next-gen version, the Xbox Series X version is boasting one impressive result over other platforms. The game is set to come with two options for players to take advantage of. First off is...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox One
    • Mass Effect Legendary Edition
  • Roundup Here’s What The Critics Are Saying About Resident Evil Village

    People seem to be lycan it a lot

    One of the biggest games of the year finally arrives later this week on May 7, and with it critics have shared their opinions on Resident Evil Village before the world gets their hands on it this Friday. In our review, we really loved the atmospheric open setting which is crammed with some exciting set pieces, but...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Resident Evil Village
  • News Microsoft Confirms It Never Earns A Profit On Xbox Console Sales

    "We sell the consoles at a loss"

    Update: Microsoft has followed up on its comments with the following statement: "With more than 23 game studios creating games, more than 100 million monthly active Xbox players, and more than 18 million Xbox Game Pass subscribers across console, mobile and PC, the Gaming business is a profitable and high-growth...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
  • News Interestingly, It Looks Like Fable Will Run On The ForzaTech Engine

    With an "enriched toolset"

    While we're more than likely a ways off until Playground Games' take on Fable hits Xbox consoles, we now have a little tiny nugget of new information to keep us going. The developer who is most notably known for working on the Forza Horizon series appears to be using that same graphics engine for the fantasy adventure. In...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • PC
  • News The 'World's First Xbox Controller To Include Dolby Atmos' Is Heading To North America

    Along with two new RIG headsets

    Nacon and RIG have announced today that the RIG Pro Compact - the world's first Xbox controller to actually include Dolby Atmos for Headphones as part of the package - is coming to North America on May 20. If you've seen this controller before, it's because it's already available in Europe as the Nacon Pro Compact...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Nacon
  • News Here's 12 Minutes Of Beautiful Biomutant Gameplay Running At 4K

    This could be a surprise hit

    We're only a few weeks away from Biomutant, so understandably, we're beginning to learn more. Today has seen a mass amount of previews hit the internet, giving us our most in-depth look at the game thus far. One of the most notable previews comes from Game Informer, which has dropped 12 minutes of gorgeous 4K gameplay...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Biomutant
  • News The New 'Motes' Dynamic Background Is Now Available On Xbox Series X & S

    Get customising!

    We've enjoyed personalising our Xbox Series X|S consoles with the new dynamic themes, but while the selection was great at launch, we've been hungry for more ever since. Luckily, a new background is out today for us all to play with. As confirmed by the engineering lead at Xbox, Eden Marie, the 'Motes' background should be...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
  • News Never Mind, DayZ Is No Longer Leaving Xbox Game Pass This Month

    But Alan Wake & Final Fantasy IX still are

    Popular open world survival game DayZ was included in the latest batch of games to be leaving Xbox Game Pass recently - originally expected to depart on May 15th - but that appears to no longer be the case. According to the official DayZ Twitter account (as spotted by True Achievements), the game "ain't...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Xbox Game Pass
  • Random Phil Spencer Has Been Revisiting Assassin's Creed Unity On Xbox Series X

    Taking advantage of that sweet FPS Boost

    Despite being something of a let down when it first released, Assassin's Creed Unity has enjoyed some great support from Xbox. Not only does it have Auto HDR, but it's also one of the most recent titles to receive an FPS Boost on Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. As a result, Xbox boss Phil Spencer has...

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    • Assassins Creed Unity
    • Xbox One
  • News Hold Up, Why Is Psychonauts 2 Already Available To Pre-Load On Xbox?

    Are we about to get a shadow drop?

    Update: Just around an hour after it went live, Microsoft appears to have already pulled the ability to pre-load Psychonauts 2 via the Xbox mobile app. We'll keep an eye out for any further developments! Original story: Double Fine's highly-anticipated Psychonauts 2 has yet to receive a release date, so it's a...

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    • Psychonauts 2
  • News Double Fine Shares Three New 4K Screenshots Of Psychonauts 2

    And the game looks great!

    In response to supposed leaked images that weren't really "leaks" at all, Double Fine has released three brand new 4K screenshots of the upcoming Xbox release Psychonauts 2. It shared all of these shots via social media - noting how anyone who wants "some new high rez stuff" just had to ask. So, here are all three shots...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Xbox One
    • Psychonauts 2
  • Talking Point Will Activision Ever Get On Board With Xbox Game Pass?

    It's looking unlikely right now

    We're all well aware that Xbox Game Pass has been heavily supported by the vast majority of publishers in the games industry thus far, but one notable absentee has been Activision Blizzard. As of the time of writing, none of the company's titles are included as part of the service, which is absolutely a shame. It's...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Xbox Game Pass
  • News Resident Evil Village Will Dial Back The Tension Found In Its Predecessor

    "Our goal is not always to make it scarier than the previous title"

    No matter where you stand on Resident Evil VII, there's one thing we can all agree on - it was brown pants scary. Despite us engaging in multiple playthroughs, we still found ourselves screaming at the sight of the Baker family chasing us through their decrepit mansion. For those...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox Series S
    • Resident Evil Village
  • News Call Of Duty 2021 Will Be 'Built For Next-Gen' And Helmed By Sledgehammer Games

    "This is a built for next generation experience with stunning visuals"

    To the surprise of no one, Call of Duty is returning this year. Shocking, we know, but now we do actually have some new information. While it's been speculated for some time, Activision has finally confirmed that this year's entry will be helmed by Sledgehammer Games. The news...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox Series S
    • Call of Duty
  • News Stalker 2 Will Seemingly Be An Xbox Console Exclusive For 3 Months

    According to a confidential Microsoft document

    Stalker 2 was confirmed last year to be a console launch exclusive, but that period doesn't seem to be overly long, as a recently unveiled confidential Microsoft slide has revealed it's only for a three month period. As part of Apple vs. Epic Games' court case, Microsoft's vice president of gaming,...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Stalker 2
  • News Tackle Insects In Stonefly, Arriving On Xbox Series X This June

    A bug’s life

    Update: We now have an official release date and new trailer for Stonefly, as Flight School Studio has announced it will be hitting Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S on June 1. Here's what Bohdon Sayre, the game's director at Flight School Studio, had to say about the game: "Our small team set out to create something...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Xbox
    • Stonefly

Tuesday4th May 2021

  • Guide How To Complete All Xbox Game Pass Quests In 2021

    May 4th Quests now live

    Have you heard of Xbox Game Pass Quests? For subscribers to the service, they're a great way of earning extra money while trying out some different games. In this article, you'll find guides for completing the game-specific Xbox Game Pass Quests every single week, helping you to maximise your Microsoft Rewards points in 2021...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Game Pass
    • Xbox Game Pass Quests
  • Guide These 10 Xbox Games Are Free To Claim With Gold Right Now

    If you're an Xbox Live Gold member

    When Microsoft unveils a new batch of Xbox Games with Gold titles, those games sometimes vary in different regions, and thanks to how the Microsoft Store works, it's possible to actually claim all of them with very little fuss. Here are some games that are currently free with Gold on different Microsoft Stores:...

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    • Xbox 360
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
  • News This Darth Vader Xbox Controller Will Lure Your Wallet To The Dark Side

    It's stunning, but expensive

    We've seen some pretty amazing Star Wars Xbox controller designs over the past year, but this is surely the best! Razer is selling this stunning limited edition Darth Vader controller for a whopping $179.99. The controller was created for Lucasfilm's 50th anniversary, and features quick charging with the included stand,...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Star Wars
  • News Baldo Is Looking Like The Studio Ghibli And Zelda Crossover We Never Knew We Needed

    This looks gorgeous

    Baldo: The Guardian Owls was originally announced back in 2019 and is expected to release on Nintendo Switch first with an Xbox One version sometime after. It looked gorgeous in its initial reveal, with its Studio Ghibli inspirations mixed in with Zelda-esque gameplay. Over the years, news on the game has slowed down. It was...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Baldo The Guardian Owls
  • PSA Buying Mass Effect Legendary Edition? You Can Get 6000 Microsoft Points For Free

    If you buy it on the Microsoft Store

    If you're a keen user of the brilliant Microsoft Rewards program then you'll probably know this already, but if you want to pre-order next week's Mass Effect Legendary Edition digitally, you can get 6000 Microsoft Rewards points for free! All you need to do is head to the Microsoft Rewards app on Xbox, locate...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Mass Effect
  • Deals 400+ Games Included In This Week's Xbox Sales (May 4-11)

    Including a Spring Add-On Sale

    It's time for another set of weekly Xbox deals! This week's selection features discounts on over 400 games and add-ons, spanning Deals with Gold and Spotlight sales, as well as publisher and Spring Add-On sales! And don't forget, the Golden Week and Star Wars sales are still live for a little longer as well. We've...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Deals
  • News You May Not Want To Enable Ray Tracing For Resident Evil Village On Xbox Series S

    "The hit to performance can be extraordinary"

    If you're thinking of taking advantage of Resident Evil Village's ray tracing option on Xbox Series S, you may want to rethink that. Tech wizards Digital Foundry have taken to the recent demo to see how options fare

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Resident Evil Village
  • Feature 10 New FPS Boost Games You Need To Try On Xbox Series X

    Faster than fast, quicker than quick

    With the huge announcement that over 70 titles have been given the FPS Boost treatment this week, there is undoubtedly something for everyone. Whether you're into first-person shooters or open world adventures - there's most likely a game you're going to want to try. FPS Boost has been a fantastic feature on the...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • FPS Boost
    • Features
  • News Stalker 2 Will Be 'Hundreds Of Hours' Long, According To Developer

    "It's a very long game"

    The team at GSC Game World has been fairly vocal about the upcoming Stalker 2 in recent weeks. The Xbox Series X|S exclusive has enjoyed a lot of buzz since its initial reveal, with many fans of the original already on board. It seems those interested are in for a lengthy adventure, as the game is claimed to be "hundreds of...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series S
    • Stalker 2
  • News Leaked Documents Suggest Xbox Wants To Bring Game Pass To Other Consoles

    As part of Xbox Cloud Gaming

    The ongoing court battle between Epic Games and Apple has brought a lot of confidential documents into the spotlight, and one of these suggests that Xbox "haven't given up" bringing Xbox Game Pass to other consoles. Xbox boss Phil Spencer mentioned this in an email to Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney in August of 2020,...

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    • Xbox Game Pass
    • Nintendo
    • PlayStation
  • Deals The Force Is Strong With This Star Wars Sale, Now Live On Xbox

    Featuring over 30 Star Wars games and bundles

    We've seen a few sales crop up on Xbox over the past few week, and we've got another one in the form of the May the 4th Sale, which has discounted over 30 Star Wars games, add-ons and bundles to celebrate the occasion. Below, we've included every single game in today's Star Wars sale, and while quite a...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • Deals
  • News Wait, Did Sony Just Trademark The Sunset Overdrive IP?

    It certainly looks like it

    Sunset Overdrive is one of the best Xbox One exclusives - we won't hear otherwise. Insomniac Games blended the perfect level of traversal with the signature inventive gunplay the developer is known for. Unfortunately, hopes of a sequel were somewhat crushed when Sony purchased the team. Now, a recent register of the...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox Series S
    • Sunset Overdrive
  • Soapbox Truly, The Force Awakens Is An Incredible LEGO Star Wars Game

    And it's better than ever on Xbox Series X & S

    When you hear people talking about LEGO Star Wars games, they're usually talking about LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga - a collection of two games from the mid-2000s that changed the way LEGO games would be envisioned forever, and for their time, they were regarded as some of the best Star Wars games...

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    • Xbox One
    • Xbox Series X
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    • Lego Star Wars The Force Awakens
  • Rumour Gears Dev The Coalition Working On Brand-New IP, Possibly Star Wars Related?

    "Gears studio, The Coalition, is busy"

    It wouldn't be a news day without a juicy rumour to go with it, and there seems to be some news circulating that The Coalition could be handing a new IP, alongside a new Gears instalment. The latest rumour comes from the speculation expert, Jeff Grubb, who mentioned he'd "heard rumours" that The Coalition is...

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    • Xbox Series X
    • Xbox Series S
    • PC
  • News Iron Galaxy Would Definitely 'Consider' A New Killer Instinct, If Given The Opportunity

    Hear that, Microsoft?

    The US developer Iron Galaxy - arguably best known among Xbox fans for its work on Season 2 and Season 3 of Killer Instinct - says it would "consider" making a new entry in Rare's fighting series, if the opportunity ever presented itself. This is all according to Iron Galaxy's general manager, Shekhar Dhupelia, during an...

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    • Iron Galaxy
    • Killer Instinct
  • Random We're Loving This Official DOOM & Star Wars Crossover Art

    This is the slay

    Happy Star Wars Day, and May the 4th be with you! Today is the day to celebrate all things Star Wars, and even Bethesda has been getting in on the fun with this amazing official DOOM / Star Wars crossover art! The company posted this over on its Twitter account earlier today, and it quickly racked up thousands of likes on the...

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    • Star Wars
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  • Random These Star Wars Creations In Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Are Impressive

    Punch it, Banjo!

    While these creations were originally shared for last year's Star Wars day, Rare has taken the opportunity to showcase them to the community again, and honestly, we couldn't resist talking about them. Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts was a massive departure from the series. It changed drastically from the platforming roots it...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox Series S
    • Xbox 360
  • News The New 'Daystrike Camo' Xbox Series X Controller Is Now Available

    "Always mission ready. When do we start?"

    Two new Xbox Series controllers were unveiled back in March. An Electric Volt and Daystrike Camo variant - the former of which is already readily available. Now, the Daystrike Camo joins the fray and is available to purchase as of today. The new controller retails for £59.99/$69.99 via the Microsoft Store,...

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  • Soapbox Star Wars Republic Commando Was Ahead Of Its Time

    We're just clones, sir

    It took me way to long to play Star Wars Republic Commando - way too long. After binging every season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, I grew attached to the clones in a way the movies never seemed to convey. Their personalities shone through, and the lore presented was some of the best in the franchise. Jumping into Republic...

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    • Star Wars Republic Commando
  • News Dragon Quest Builders 2 Is Now Available With Xbox Game Pass

    Get building, everyone!

    After the surprise reveal that it would be joining Xbox Game Pass, Dragon Quest Builders 2 has finally arrived and is now available through Xbox Game Pass on consoles, PC and Xbox Cloud Gaming for everyone to enjoy! For those that don't know, the game is set in the Dragon Quest universe, with a bit of a twist. Instead of the...

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    • Xbox Series S
    • Dragon Quest Builders 2

Monday3rd May 2021

  • News Spotify Premium Is Returning As An Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perk

    But only for new Spotify Premium members

    Update: That was quick! Thanks to Microsoft, it's already been revealed that this promotion will be offered as an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perk, and will give subscribers access to four months of Spotify Premium for free as of May 4. The downside? You'll need to be a new Spotify Premium member to use it...

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    • Xbox Game Pass
  • Feature These 10+ Games Are Coming To Xbox This Week (May 4-7)

    Here's what's on the way

    Welcome to your weekly Xbox roundup! The big release of this week is undoubtedly Resident Evil Village which drops on May 7, and don't forget that Dragon Quest Builders 2 is coming to Xbox Game Pass on May 4! Here's what's coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One this week: New Xbox Releases (May 4-7): Optimised For...

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    • Xbox One
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  • News These Nine Games Are Coming To Xbox Game Pass (May 4-13)

    The latest batch of titles

    The latest batch of Xbox Game Pass titles has arrived! Microsoft has today unveiled another nine games coming to the service soon, including the previously announced Dragon Quest Builders 2 and FIFA 21, along with many others! Here's a list of what's on the way in the near future: Date Game Platform May 4 Dragon...

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  • News Oops, Xbox's Confidential Review Of The Last Of Us 2 Just Leaked

    "Naughty Dog still can't seem to make decent gun combat"

    The ongoing court battle between Epic Games and Apple Inc. has brought out an unlikely review from the Xbox Portfolio Team which was filed this past August, originally intended to remain as an internal Microsoft document. The review is for Sony's The Last of Us 2, and it reads like any other...

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    • The Last Of Us 2
  • News These 74 Games Are Getting FPS Boosts On Xbox Series X

    Microsoft, you really do spoil us

    It's only been a week since Microsoft treated us to 13 FPS Boosted games on Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S courtesy of EA, but this time they've dropped a ridiculous 70+ FPS Boosts for us to enjoy - available today! There are some much-requested games in this list as well, including multiple Assassin's Creed...

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    • FPS Boost
  • News Limited Run Games Is Now An Official Xbox Partner

    "We're making really good progress"

    Limited Run Games does an absolutely phenomenal job introducing physical editions of games we have only dreamed about in the past. Earlier this year, for example, a stunning Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game - Complete Edition physical release was revealed. But one particular downside is how a giant chunk of...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Limited Run Games
  • Random Oh No, There's A Fake Animal Crossing Game On The Microsoft Store

    "We have Animal Crossing at home!" Animal Crossing at home...

    Somebody get Tom Nook on the phone, as this blatant Animal Crossing rip off on the Microsoft Store will not be winning any awards of subtlety. How this slipped through the cracks is beyond us, but given how the game's promotional art and title are literal replicas of Nintendo's Animal...

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    • Animal Crossing
  • News Xbox Adds More Perks For Game Pass Ultimate Members (May 2021)

    NBA 2K21, Spotify Premium & more

    The Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks program is back in force for May 2021, and it's off to a pretty impressive start with 'free' Perks available for NBA 2K21, Apex Legends and even Spotify Premium! Here are the new Perks you'll be able to get your hands on this month: NBA 2K21: MyTEAM Bundle (May 4) Assemble your...

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    • Xbox Series X
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    • Xbox Game Pass
  • Reaction FPS Boost On Xbox Series X Just Keeps Getting Better And Better

    Better, faster, stronger

    When FPS Boost first got announced, the initial selection wasn't earth shattering, but it showed promise for Xbox Series X|S owners for what this feature could bring. Titles such as Far Cry 4 and New Super Lucky's Tale got some impressive boosts in their frame rate when they dropped, and this was only the beginning. Since...

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  • News Microsoft May Not Be Investing Into Discord, But Sony Is

    "Our goal is to bring the Discord and PlayStation experiences closer together"

    You may remember there were strong rumours circulating a few weeks back that Microsoft was in talks to acquire Discord. It was later claimed that those talks fell through and nothing was to come of it. While it's not a complete purchase, Sony has today confirmed it has...

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  • News No, Microsoft Won't Be Updating Revenue Split For Console Publishers

    “We have no plans to change the revenue share"

    Following the news that Microsoft would be slashing the revenue it takes on PC games, a leaked document from the upcoming Epic Games and Apple case has circulated this weekend which claimed the same would potentially be done with Xbox titles. However, this doesn't appear to be the case, as Microsoft...

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Sunday2nd May 2021

  • News Another 11 Games Will Leave Xbox Game Pass Soon (May 2021)

    Final Fantasy, Alan Wake & others

    Microsoft has unveiled the next set of twelve games that will be removed from Xbox Game Pass in the early part of May 2021, including some pretty major titles such as Alan Wake, DayZ, Final Fantasy IX and others. Here's the full list of games currently set to leave in early May 2021: Date Game Platform May...

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  • Rumour The First Two Images Of Battlefield 6 Have Supposedly Leaked

    "Yes, the images are real"

    There have been a lot of details and supposed leaks floating around about the next entry in the Battlefield series recently, and it looks like we've just been treated to our first look at some screenshots. Two grainy images have appeared online, and according to well-known Battlefield leaker Tom Henderson, they're the...

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  • News Xbox Mini Fridges Will Be Widely Available Later This Year, Says Exec

    "That's the plan!"

    The team at Xbox promised to officially make Xbox Series X mini fridges after winning a competition on Twitter early last month, but until now, there's still been some doubt about how many would be put into production. Fear no more however, as GM of Xbox Games Marketing Aaron Greenberg has suggested that the Xbox Series X mini...

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  • Reaction Wow, Titanfall 2's Community Day Was A Massive Success

    With a peak of over 50,000 players

    You might remember that earlier this week, a TikTok campaign encouraged all Titanfall 2 fans to jump online on Saturday, May 1st, and that campaign stretched a long way - even Xbox Game Pass on Twitter got involved! The community really took the idea to heart, and as a result, the 2016 game enjoyed a massive...

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  • News It's Time, The Resident Evil Village Demo Is Now Live On Xbox

    But you only get 60 minutes to play it

    Just in case you'd forgotten, the official demo for Resident Evil Village is now finally live on Xbox, and you've got from now until May 9/10 - depending on where you live - to give it a try ahead of the game's release next week. The confusing downside with this demo is that you can only play it for 60 minutes...

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  • Quiz Can You Guess All Of These Xbox Star Wars Games?

    The force is strong with this one

    With May the 4th almost upon us, it's time to take a trip down memory lane. Xbox has been home to some pretty spectacular Star Wars experiences, ranging from massive multiplayer battles, to reliving the films in the form of Lego bricks. There's a game for every fan out there. But how well do you know your Star Wars...

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  • News Cloud Save Support Is Coming To Minecraft Dungeons On 5th May

    Play your save on any supported platform

    The Minecraft spin-off Minecraft Dungeons will be receiving a save cloud support update next week on 5th May. This update will be coming to all platforms the game is available on - including Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC - and means players will be able to play their saves across multiple platforms...

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Saturday1st May 2021

  • Guide How To Claim 2500 Bonus Microsoft Points On Xbox In May

    Your Monthly Bonus Round instructions

    It's that time again! We're big fans of the Microsoft Rewards program here at Pure Xbox, which allows you to complete tasks in order to earn redeemable points which can be spent on gift cards, donations and much more. May 2021's "Monthly Bonus Round" challenge has just begun, and by satisfying a few easy...

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  • News Mass Effect Legendary Edition Looks Set To Have A Sizeable Day One Patch

    Featuring visual and performance improvements

    We're now just a couple of weeks away from the release of Mass Effect Legendary Edition on May 14, and when you get it on day one, it looks like you'll need to download an extra 10GB+ for its initial patch. Patch 01.01 has already been discovered for the game on PlayStation, where it's a size of 11.8GB,...

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  • Feature Pick One: Which Of These May 2021 Xbox Releases Are You Most Excited For?

    Remember, you can only pick one!

    It's time for another round of Pick One! This week, as we've just entered a new month with some big releases on the way, we want to know which of the following May 2021 Xbox games you're most excited for. Remember, you can only pick one! Let's take a look at what we're working with: Dragon Quest Builders 2 (May 4)...

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  • Feature 5 Reasons To Be Excited For Dragon Quest Builders 2 On Xbox Game Pass

    Just keep building

    With the surprise announcement of Dragon Quest Builders 2 coming to Xbox Game Pass on May 4, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. Back in December, we had the absolutely fantastic Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age join the service, so this can't be as good, right? Surely it's just an uninspired knock off of the...

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  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? (May 1st)

    We're taking down some mutated dinos

    Welcome to the weekend! We've recently received a couple of big new Game Pass releases that you can check out over the next few days in Second Extinction and Destroy All Humans, another couple of games are available as part of Xbox Free Play Days, and there are multiple sales ongoing right now,

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  • News PowerA Is Bringing Out A Licensed Cuphead Xbox Series X Controller

    "Good day for a swell battle!"

    Big fan of Cuphead? Then you might be interested in this officially licensed Mugman Xbox Series X & S (wired) controller, which is arriving courtesy of accessory maker PowerA this July according to a listing over on Amazon. This isn't the first time we've seen a Cuphead controller from PowerA - there's an Xbox One...

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  • News Konami Isn't Attending E3 2021 But Has Some Key Projects In The Works

    Expect an update in the coming months

    Japanese company Konami - known for series such as Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, Contra and Castlevania - has announced it won't be making an appearance at this year's E3. While it's not "ready" to present this year, it wishes the ESA all the best and intends to update its fans on a number of "key projects",...

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Friday30th Apr 2021

  • News Holy Moly, It Looks Like 50+ FPS Boosts Are Coming To Xbox Series X Next Week

    Please be true, please be true!

    Xbox is on fire at the moment, and if these latest teases are to be believed, it looks like we're getting no less than over 50 (!) FPS Boosted titles coming to Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S at some point next week. New FPS Boosts were teased by The Verge's Tom Warren earlier this week, and he appeared to elaborate...

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  • News Outriders Has Received Its Biggest Patch Yet, Here’s Everything Included

    It's a long list

    Outriders has enjoyed a popular launch on Xbox Game Pass, but it hasn't been without problems. Inventory wiping bugs, server issues, and crashes have prevented it from getting the full attention it deserves. Unfortunately, if you're still waiting for your inventory items to be revoked, this still doesn't rectify that. What it does...

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  • News Stalker 2 Would Be 'Impossible' To Run On Xbox One, Says Dev

    "We’re concentrating on the Xbox Series X/S version"

    There's a lot of excitement surrounding Xbox exclusive and Game Pass title Stalker 2, which is expected arrive at some point later this year, and developer GSC Game World has addressed why it's only coming to Xbox Series X & S. Simply put, PR manager Zakhar Bocharov stated to GamingBolt...

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  • News 343 Says There Are 'Glorious Plans Afoot' For Halo Infinite This Summer

    "We know that game videos are worth at least 10,000 words"

    Things are really beginning to ramp up for Halo Infinite, as this week's update has provided some tasty morsels on the game's development. Outside of confirmed features such as ultra-wide screen support on PC and full cross-play, it seems we're not far off some

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  • Gallery Here's A First Look At Super Ultrawide Support In Halo Infinite PC

    "This will be a Halo built for PC players, by PC players"

    As you've probably heard by now, Microsoft has announced it remains committed to PC gaming in 2021 and beyond. As part of this, the PC version of Halo Infinite will be a "Halo built for PC players, by PC players." This build will offer "Ultra" graphic presets, triple keybinds, c

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  • News PlayStation Is Reportedly Surveying Fans About The Burnout Series

    Could it actually make a comeback?

    Burnout is still one of the most beloved racing series' of all time, so it's pretty crazy to think we haven't had a truly new entry in the series since all the way back in 2008, with the release of Burnout Paradise for Xbox 360. That game has since been remastered for Xbox One, but we're waiting on something...

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  • News The First Two Of May 2021's Xbox Games With Gold Are Now Available

    Build, drive, swing and fight your way through Gotham City

    You can now begin downloading the first batch of May 2021's Xbox Games With Gold titles (one day early!), which are the Xbox One game Armello and Xbox 360 game Lego Batman. Both titles are available right now from the Microsoft Store (links at the bottom of the page) or by searching manually...

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  • News These Six Games Are Leaving Xbox Game Pass Today (April 30)

    They're officially moving out

    In case you'd forgotten, today marks the removal of six more games from the Xbox Game Pass library including Moving Out and Levelhead, with a bunch of old EA Sports FIFA games also leaving EA Play next week on May 6. Here are the six games set to leave before the end of the day on Game Pass:...

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  • News Fall Guys Delayed For Xbox, No Longer Releasing This Summer

    But it's getting cross-play when it finally arrives

    If you were looking forward to the release of Fall Guys for Xbox consoles this summer, you'll be sad (like the little Fall Guy in the image!) to hear that the game has been delayed indefinitely by developer Mediatonic. According to the studio, the team's recent acquisition by Epic Games has meant...

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  • News The Resident Evil Village Demo Is Available To Pre-Load Now On Xbox

    Go, go, go!

    If the idea of being against the clock to play the Resident Evil Village demo has got you sweating, then Capcom is here to ease the burden a little bit by allowing you to pre-download it now ahead of it going live this weekend. The time limited demo has been extended from 24 hours to a week, but you can prepare yourself ahead as the...

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  • News Crash Bandicoot, Spyro Developer Toys For Bob Has Been Moved To Work On Call Of Duty

    Is this the end for Crash Bandicoot?

    It looks like any plans for a new Crash Bandicoot or Spyro the Dragon title may have to wait, as Toys for Bob has been shifted by Activision to help assist Raven Software on the development of Call of Duty. More specifically, Season 3 for Call of Duty: Warzone. The developer broke the news on Twitter, revealing...

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  • Rumour Hitman 3 Dev Working With Xbox On 'Fantastical' Dragon RPG

    The mother of dragons

    The rumour mill just keeps turning, as more potential partnerships and games from Xbox are said to be underway. The most recent one points to a collaboration between IO Interactive and Xbox on a dragon related game. Back in February, Jez Corden of Windows Central Gaming shared a GIF related to dragons, beginning the...

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  • Random This Xbox Series X Plant Pot Is Unbe-Leaf-Able

    You grow girl!

    Aloe there! Okay, we'll stop with the puns now. Many criticised the Xbox Series X's basic design when it was first revealed, but the sheer creativity people have made out of a box shaped console has been staggering. Xbox Canada on Twitter has even got in the fun, sharing an image of a plant pot that acts as a replica Series X...

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Thursday29th Apr 2021

  • Random Another Phil Spencer Appearance, Another Shelf Full Of Easter Eggs To Investigate

    Zoom and enhance!

    In a growing trend that always gets the internet talking, Phil Spencer appeared in another stream last night and the fabled shelf of goodies returned. The return has already got fans speculating what the Easter Eggs could possibly be. As part of Gamesbeat Live 2021, Spencer made an appearance to talk about Gaming for Everyone at...

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  • News Free Play Days: Try These Xbox Games For Free (April 29 - May 2)

    Get behind the wheel of a true Monster Truck simulation

    It's time for another batch of Free Play Days titles! Two more games are available to play for free this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members, and they're ready to download right now. So, what's on offer? We've got both the Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S versions of Monster Truck Championship...

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  • Deals 'Golden Week Sale' Now Live On Xbox, 100+ Games Included

    Save up to 75% on Japan-inspired games

    We were treated to a relatively small selection of 90+ games in the usual Deals with Gold and Spotlight Sales earlier this week on Xbox, but now a new Golden Week Sale has added another 140+ games to that list. This sale is focused on (mostly) Japan-inspired games, and you can save up to 75% on a whole bunch...

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  • News The Destroy All Humans! Remake Is Now Available With Xbox Game Pass

    "The cult-classic returns!"

    Ready to cause some havoc? Last year's remake of the original Xbox game Destroy All Humans! is now available with Xbox Game Pass, available on console, PC and Xbox Cloud Gaming. "One giant step on mankind!" If you never had a chance to play the original, the game sees you taking the reigns of evil alien Crypto-137, using...

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  • News Insider Teases More FPS Boost Games Are Coming 'Very Soon'

    But how soon?

    This year we've been introduced to FPS Boost, which is a fantastic feature from the backwards compatibility team at Xbox. Through their magic, they've managed to increase the frame rate on a ton of older generation games, and the results have been nothing less than fantastic. As always with new features though, we always want more, so...

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  • News FIFA 21 Kicks Off With Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Next Week

    All thanks to EA Play

    It was announced earlier this month that EA's FIFA 21 was coming to EA Play and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate at some point in May, and now the company has confirmed it will officially arrive on Thursday, May 6. This means you'll be able to play the full game at no extra charge if you're a member of either service, and as far as we...

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  • News Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Is Getting A Free Xbox Series X Upgrade This Summer

    This is where the fun begins

    After being rated for Xbox Series X in Germany last month, the team over at StarWars.com has announced today that Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is officially getting a free upgrade for all next-gen consoles this summer. No details have been announced as of yet, but we're assuming EA will provide more information soon...

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  • Rumour 'Someone' Is Reportedly Developing A Mandalorian Game

    Could it be another Xbox Game Studios project?

    Disney's Star Wars series The Mandalorian has the potential to be adapted into an absolutely amazing video game, but what are the chances of it actually happening? Over the past few days, there's been a pretty wild rumour suggesting another Xbox studio is working with Lucasfilm IP. This is believed to...

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  • Feature Game Pass Gems: The Destroy All Humans! Remake Is Nostalgic Fun

    A blast from the past

    Games strive to be the next 'big' thing, with complex narrative stories, brutal difficulty, or superb artistic direction. But there was a time when the main goal was to deliver simple fun, such as blasting a cow to smithereens with a Disintegrator Ray. That's where the Destroy All Humans! Remake comes in, as it brings the...

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  • News Halo Infinite Will Support Cross-Play And Cross-Progression

    Take the fight across platforms

    We're getting small nuggets of Halo Infinite news fairly regularly these days, with the most recent announcement being that the game will support cross-play and cross-progression when it launches later this year. The news was announced in a recent Xbox Wire post, which looked at the company's focus on PC gaming. It...

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  • News Unsurprisingly, Epic Doesn’t Want To Put Fortnite On Xbox Cloud Gaming

    Epic doesn't want to play ball

    The Xbox Cloud Gaming service is limited to just Xbox Game Pass titles right now, but should it expand beyond that, you'll probably be shocked (not) to know that Epic Games has no intention of adding Fortnite to the library. Per the ongoing legal case between Apple and Epic Games over the distribution of Fortnite, a...

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  • News Team Xbox Is Making Improvements For PC Gamers & Developers

    "We think that we’re headed in the right direction"

    Matt Booty, Head of Xbox Game Studios, has today outlined Microsoft’s "continued investments" for PC gaming, which includes a selection of improvements coming soon for both players and developers. On the player side, in addition to the arrival of Xbox Cloud Gaming for PC, Microsoft is...

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  • News Sci-Fi Horror The Persistence's Xbox Series X Upgrade Arrives This June

    Time to amplify the scares

    Update: We now have a date! The Persistence: Enhanced Edition will be launching for Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S on June 4, and here's what Graeme Ankers, Managing Director at developer Firesprite had to say about it: “We’re really excited to debut The Persistence on next-generation hardware, bringing improvements...

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  • News Konami Is Making Italian Side Napoli Exclusive To Pro Evolution Soccer

    They won't be in FIFA much longer

    Konami made a big splash a few years ago when it made Serie A giants Juventus exclusive to eFootball Pro Evolution Soccer - taking them away from EA's mammoth FIFA series - and Napoli is the latest team to get that treatment. Under the terms of the new deal, Napoli will no longer be officially licensed in FIFA, but...

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  • News Years Later, It Looks Like Outer Wilds Is Getting Some New Content

    The cat's out of the bag

    Well, this is surprising. The award winning and much loved Outer Wilds seems to be getting some new content in the future, after a leak has pretty much been confirmed by the teams involved. As spotted on Steam's records by one Twitter user, there's a file for something called "Outer Wilds - Echoes of the Eye"...

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  • Random Mamma Mia! We're Loving This Sea Of Thieves & Fallout Artwork

    Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?

    We're all well aware the Xbox social media team is very good at generating a buzz, and that's exactly what happened last night when the team posted this brilliant rendition of Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody on Twitter. Of course, instead of the Queen members, the folks at Xbox swapped them with two characters...

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  • News Halo: The Master Chief Collection Has Over 10 Million Players On PC Alone

    "The vast majority of them being brand new to the franchise"

    The comeback story of Halo: The Master Chief Collection has been pretty incredible to watch play out. When it first launched, the servers pretty much made the online unplayable for a lengthy amount of time. Yet here we are, all these years later, and not only does the game run like a dream...

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  • News BPM: Bullets Per Minute Blasts Its Way Onto Xbox Later This Year

    Like DOOM at a disco

    If DOOM meets Guitar Hero ever sounded like a combination of games you'd want to play, then look out for BPM: Bullets Per Minute, which is beating its way onto Xbox One sometime this summer. Having originally released on PC last year, the game is making its console debut in collaboration with publishing label, Playtonic...

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