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State of Decay 2 Review – Apocalypse Simulator 101

If the zombie apocalypse was real, how would you survive? State of Decay 2 provides an opportunity to find out. The simulation is far from perfect, but it presents a…

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Sea of Thieves Kraken Images Leaked, New Crew Size Option Available

Images of the rumored Kraken in Sea of Thieves have been leaked on multiple places (such as ResetEra) as reported by Eurogamer. Additionally, a new crew size of 3 is available…

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Sea Of Thieves Scale Test Beta Now Live On Xbox One

A scale test for Sea of Thieves is now live according to a tweet from the game’s official account. The particulars of this element of the game’s beta are detailed in…

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Former Mojang Boss Matt Booty Promoted To Head Of Microsoft Studios

Matt Booty has taken the helm of Microsoft Studios, Microsoft’s division for game development and publishing. He now fills the position left by Phil Spencer, whom Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella…

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Gears Of War 4 Comes To Xbox Game Pass December 1

Gears of War 4 will be added to the Xbox Game Pass on December 1, 2017, according to a mildly cryptic tweet from Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb, the Director of…

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Age Of Empires: Definitive Edition Delayed To Early 2018

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, an enhanced version of the original Age of Empires game currently in development by Microsoft Studios, has pushed back its release date to early 2018 according…

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Forza Motorsport 7 Will Have a 50GB Day One Patch, Some Features Unavailable At Launch

Forza Motorsport 7 will have a 50GB day one patch and some of the game’s features won’t be available on the first day of release as reported by VG 24/7.…

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Crackdown 3 Leaves Xbox One X Launch Window, Delayed Into 2018

Bad news out of Microsoft, as the green team has confirmed to Polygon that Crackdown 3 will no longer be hitting the Xbox One X launch window. The open world…

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Oddball Arrives In Halo 5: Guardians on June 29th

When Halo 5 initially hit the multiplayer scene, it was in a very stripped down state. There were only a handful of game types, a limited map selection, and some missing…

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Halo Wars 2 and the Two-Sided Effect of the Halo Universe’s Expansion

With some three dozen books (consisting of novels and comic and reference books), a handful of live-action and animated short films, and almost a dozen main and spin-off games flying underneath…