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The Xbox Games with Gold July 2022 lineup

The Xbox Games with Gold July 2022 lineup has been revealed, with four more games available if you're a Live Gold or Game Pass Ultimate subscriber.

A banner image showing cover art for the five new Xbox Game Pass games in June 2022

Five new games are joining the Xbox Game Pass June 2022 lineup, and there's good news if you're a fan of sports or of cyberpunk RPGs.

Forza Motorsport

At the June 2022 E3 Xbox showcase, we got the Forza Motorsport release window of spring 2023. Forza Motorsport will be coming to Xbox consoles next

Xbox Cloud Gaming Stick cover

Microsoft has been working on an Xbox Cloud Gaming stick, but we may have to wait a while to get it -- Microsoft is taking a "new approach" to the

Ukraine Xbox Store Accounts cover

A dedicated Ukraine Xbox Store and account system are in development as part of its efforts to deal with the challenges of the Russia-Ukraine War.

Xbox Accessibility Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2022 cover

Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, and Microsoft and Xbox are highlighting their efforts to improve accessibility on their platforms.

Several Xbox gaming icons alongside two Xbox Series consoles, both of which won't be able to play the icons' games offline because of Xbox DRM

We take a look at the Xbox DRM, which requires you to be online to play your content. What does this mean for your games and for preservation?

Microsoft Patent Physical Game Licensing Digital Consoles cover

A new Microsoft Patent has been filed which would allow owners of discless consoles like the Xbox Series S to validate a game license for a physical

The top of an Xbox Series X console

Despite Xbox claiming that Microsoft server outages this weekend had been fixed, gamers are still reporting problems with accessing their content.

An Eve Online screenshot overlaid with a Microsoft Excel layer

CCP has only gone and announced an Eve Online Microsoft Excel collaboration. It'll allow you to import data from the game directly into a spreadsheet.

Fortnite Xbox Cloud Gaming iOS Android cover

You can now play Fortnite for free on Android and iOS once again -- the popular Battle Royale game has made its debut on Xbox Cloud Gaming in 26

Activistion Blizzard Microsoft acquisition header image

The Activision Blizzard Microsoft acquisition has been approved by Activision Blizzard shareholders. This deal is expected to be completed by June 30

Minecraft Dungeons Wildfire Mob cover

The Wildfire Mob will be making its debut in Minecraft Dungeons, 5 years after it was first revealed as one of two choices during a Minecraft mob

Xbox Free-to-Play Game Ads cover

Microsoft reportedly has plans to put advertisements inside of Xbox free-to-play games -- and this new initiative could begin as early as Summer 2022.

Doom Classic Ray Traced

Doom Classic Ray Traced 1.0 has just been released, and with it comes with ray tracing for the first three episodes of the original Doom.

The logo for the upcoming Perfect Dark reboot

A new report indicates that The Initiative, the studio working on the Perfect Dark reboot, has been hemorrhaging staff over the past year.

Microsoft

Microsoft has announced that starting today they will be suspending all sales of Microsoft products and services in Russia.

Xbox Game Pass

March's Xbox Game Pass includes a bunch of big games like Microsoft Flight Simulator, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, and Young Souls.

Flame in the Flood

It looks like the Xbox Live Games With Gold March games have leaked early, and the leak comes from a familiar source over at dealabs.

Minecraft Dungeons Festival of Frost Event Sales cover

The Minecraft Dungeons Festival of Frost event is here, bringing back some Chills and Thrills seasonal trials and giving the Tower an icy makeover.

The player battling some spooky scary skeletons in Minecraft Dungeons

A Minecraft Dungeons Steam release is just around the corner; the game is landing on Valve's platform this September, so get wishlisting.

Minecraft Dungeons Echoing Void DLC release date cover

The Minecraft Dungeons Echoing Void DLC release date has been revealed for PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch along with a new "Ultimate

Minecraft Dungeons Hidden Depths DLC cover

Mojang has announced the Minecraft Dungeons Hidden Depths DLC, the third of four DLCs in its current Season Pass — and it arrives May 2021!

Minecraft Dungeons Arcade cover

A Minecraft Dungeons arcade cabinet has been revealed along with the surprising news that the first machines are being sent to U.S. arcades right now.

Minecraft Dungeons Flames of the Nether DLC cover

The Minecraft Dungeons Flames of the Nether DLC has finally been revealed as the next piece of content for the game's season pass along with a free

Minecraft Dungeons Piglins Nether cover

It looks like the next Minecraft Dungeons DLC might be going to the Nether — and this new DLC might be arriving sooner than you'd think.

Minecraft Dungeons Chills and Thrills event cover

The Minecraft Dungeons Chills and Thrill event has arrived, and it's bringing a terrifying new addition to the game: invisible mobs.

Mass Effect The Game Awards 2020

The Game Awards 2020 ended with a bang, revealing one major world premiere that no one saw coming with BioWare's Mass Effect taking the last trailer

Minecraft Dungeons Season Pass release date Howling Peaks DLC cover

A new Minecraft Dungeons Season Pass has been announced by Mojang along with the release date for the Howling Peaks DLC — both of these new items

Mass Effect Characters Hero Shot

Unofficial fanboy holidays are really just marketing gimmicks for products we love, but it does say something about the recognition of brands and

Mass Effect Mud Skipper N7 Art

Today is the unofficial holiday of N7 Day, and for fans of BioWare's popular space opera RPG Mass Effect, it is a day that is often fueled by mixed

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Key Art

After months of rumors and speculation, it looks like Mass Effect is finally making a comeback with an all-new remaster of the series with the Mass

Minecraft Dungeons Howling Peaks DLC Apocalypse Plus cover

The Minecraft Dungeons Howling Peaks DLC has been announced and is arriving later in December 2020.

Minecraft Dungeons Creeping Winter DLC cover

The Minecraft Dungeons Creeping Winter DLC has been announced as one of three cool new things debuting in September 2020, finally bringing more

Mass Effect Art Book The Art of the Mass Effect Trilogy expanded cover

A new Mass Effect art book has popped up on Amazon, promising to deliver "hundreds of never before seen works of art" from the sci-fi

Minecraft Dungeons Jungle Awakens DLC release date pandas

Minecraft fans have been enjoying Mojang's new action RPG Minecraft Dungeons for about a month now and the first DLC is almost

Minecraft Dungeons Review

Let's be honest, there's plenty of Minecraft imitators out there. People try to emulate the tried-and-true voxel building formula with minimal

Mass Effect 3 Key Art

Hot off the heels on a report that BioWare is working on an overhaul to Anthem, Kotaku has noted that the Canadian-based studio is also, reportedly,

Minecraft: Dungeons

Today on Inside Xbox, Microsoft revealed that Minecraft spinoff Minecraft: Dungeons will be releasing in April 2020. 

Minecraft

Have you always wanted to make your own Minecraft character within the actual game's engine? Well, you're in luck.

minecraft notch

Do you want to see a specific biome in Minecraft updated? Well good news.

Minecraft-Minecon

It seems like its time for another Minecraft cross over. While the series has skins from every thing from Mario to Halo, there's always room for more.

minecraft bees resized

The latest update for Minecraft: Java Edition's test server adds bees<

minecraft toy story

Toy Story was (and with the release of Toy Story 4, still is) a cultural phenomenon. Minecraft, of course, is also staggeringly popular.

Minecraft May Now Be The Most Sold Game In the World

Last week Mojang released Minecraft Classic as a free browser game as part of its

minecraft 10th anniversary

Eyck, I feel old. I wasn’t quite in high school when Minecraft launched back in 2009.

minecraft theme park

A Minecraft Theme Park Map has been released for free as part of the game's 10-year anniversary celebration!