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Dream Cycle

Review

An element of Lovecraft stories is the line between reality and the mindscape. This comes through in Dream Cycle, where you play as a magic student

Hooked on You.

Review

Dead by Daylight is a serious game about killers and survivors. Hooked on You flips it on its head by presenting the killers as love interests in

Hard West 2

Review

Hard West released a game about fighting outlaws and demons in the old west. Hard West 2 brings it back with a new story, detailed characters with

Hideo Kojima

News

Kojima Productions has stated that it will continue working with PlayStation after Hideo Kojima announced an Xbox partnership yesterday.

Sea of Thieves Arena Art

Opinions

After three years, Rare shut down the Sea of Thieves Arena mode. Let's look back at its accomplishments—and missteps—to see why.

Crypto descending!

Preview

Destroy All Humans puts you in the shoes of an alien invasion being carried out by the cloned soldier Cryptosporidium. The upcoming Destroy All

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

Feature

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?

The top of an Xbox Series X console

News

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

The river calls...

Review

When you're dealing with just trying to stay alive and avoid being overwhelmed by enemies, puzzles are the last thing on your mind. However, they

Flying through space...

Review

Though flying through space is many a fantasy, there are many difficulties that come with maintaining a ship to make the journey. That's what you'll

Break through the game!

Review

Sometimes glitches are hidden well and other times you can't miss them. In tERRORbane, many types of bugs are shoved right in your face and it's your

Title cards!

Preview

In many narratives about the future, it appears that those who maintain control are those with the money. The cyberpunk world of Superfuse puts

Xbox Game Pass Microsoft GDC 2022 cover

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Microsoft made the rare move of sharing Xbox Game Pass Stats at GDC 2022, detailing how game developers benefit from the game subscription program.

Microsoft Game Developers 2022

Feature

Here is a list of all of the currently operating Microsoft game developers under the Xbox Game Studios brand, as of March 2022.

Tinkering with the world cube!

Preview

Animals are adapted to survive so you could see why humans would want to splice themselves with them. With the extra layer of fur, a human-fox named

Master Chief and Weapon in Halo Infinite

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Halo composers Marty O'Donnell and Mike Salvatori are suing Microsoft over unpaid royalties, and they're also looking to block the upcoming Halo

The filled Wharf.

Guide

The Wharf is one of the many areas of Dying Light 2. It's full of story missions, side-quests, and collectibles. These are the collectible locations

Microsoft new Mixed Reality headset HoloLens 3 cover

News

Microsoft is reportedly working on a new Mixed Reality headset in partnership with Samsung, casting doubt on the future of the HoloLens 3.

It's out the window.

Feature

Techland added a lot of good things to Dying Light 2, but the Immunity meter during nighttime exploration isn't one of them.

Firing cards!

Feature

Heck Deck combines the slow pace of card games with the chaos of bullet hells. To understand the process behind the vision, we spoke with developer

The world's your golf course.

Review

Golf is a sport that requires a lot of intense focus and precision which can easily be interrupted by the smallest distraction. In a world filled

A image announcing Microsoft's purchase of Activision Blizzard.

News

Having announced its acquisition of Activision Blizzard, Microsoft says that it's reviewing its own sexual harassment and gender discrimination

An image showing the Xbox logo and various Activision Blizzard franchises

News

Shoackingly, Microsoft has purchased Activision Blizzard. The transaction is valued at $68.7 billion and Bobby Kotick will remain as CEO.

Xbox Game Pass

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Xbox Game Pass continues to grow, and with the news of the Activision Blizzard acquisition also comes word of a new milestone of 25 million

A Banshee flying over the battlefield in a Halo Xbox 360 title (via Master Chief Collection)

News

343 Industries and Microsoft will be sunsetting some Halo Xbox 360 online services next week, including online multiplayer and more.

A car drives off into the sunset in Forza Horizon 5, which Gavin Raeburn oversaw with Playground Games

News

Playground Games co-founder Gavin Raeburn has left the studio after 12 years working as its head. Fellow co-founder Trevor Williams will take on his

Bright clothing in the dark.

Review

Clothing plays a big part in games from giving characters unique looks to imbuing them with powers. Scarf by Uprising Studios aims to do both with

Graphic Bundle Takeoff!

Review

Rockets are pretty cool things, but they're not easy to build. That is unless you're playing Next Space Rebels where you can build rockets in seconds

Billy Vs. The Leviathan

Review

Everyone needs someone to vent and talk to from time to time. Rainbow Billy: The Curse Of The Leviathan is full of such folks just waiting for you to

Fighting for the dogs!

Review

Dog's are loyal and caring companions that are so full of potential. Apparently, this includes the ability to operate sophisticated turrets. Befriend

A haunting creature.

Review

The last place we want to see adorable creatures is in horrifying situations. This is what is happening to the Dap in Dap and you'll want to guide

Get the key!

Review

The way a game's visuals are angled is very important in determining how a game feels and plays. So, what if two angles are combined and switching

Brave Dome Dwellers!

Preview

Humans are naturally curious and this drives us to explore and discover. So, if a huge dome with its own environment appeared out of nowhere, we'd

Edge of the portrait!

Review

The wonderful thing about fantasy worlds is that you can mix and match parts from different fantasies and it all fits. You're determined to figure

RUN AWAY!

Review

With all the horrible stories that happen in small American towns, you'd wonder why anyone would want to live in one. That's why Jack is leaving, but

Nice cover art, right?

Review

There aren't that many adventure games that are both relaxing or engaging. TASOMACHI tries to hit these notes by being about fixing an airship by

The Xbox Game Pass February 2021 lineup

News

Seven new games are on their way to Xbox Game Pass this month, including a long-awaited JRPG and an action-packed co-op shooter.

Some of the games available via Xbox Game Pass

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Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass service now has 18 million subscribers, and the company hit a record $5 billion in gaming revenue last quarter.

A close-up of a Microsoft Xbox Elite controller

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Microsoft has called for a lawsuit over Xbox controller drift to be resolved out of the courtroom.

A plane flying over Japan in the new Microsoft Flight Simulator update

News

During today's Xbox Tokyo Game Show presentation, Microsoft revealed details regarding Microsoft Flight Simulator's first major update.

The main artwork for Xbox All Access

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Microsoft has revealed details regarding next-gen consoles and its Xbox All Access service.

Xbox

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The Xbox Series X's Xbox Games Showcase has finally been announced to be taking place on July 23 at 9 AM PT, or 12 PM ET for those who are cool like

Mixer Facebook Gaming cover

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A few years ago, Microsoft set itself up as a potential competitor to Twitch.

Project Scarlett

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Microsoft has announced a new special offer for their reintroduction of Xbox All Access to allow players to upgrade to Project

The Outer Worlds Horizontal Key Art

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During today's Inside Xbox presentation, Microsoft and Obsidian Entertainment showed off more of The Outer Worlds, Obsidian's upcoming Fallout-esque

xbox game pass inside xbox

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Today during the Inside Xbox show, Microsoft announced the next batch of games that will be coming out for Xbox Game Pass for PC, and they'll be

project xcloud release date

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Microsoft is ready to open its streaming platform to the masses.