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Four new things you need to know about the next Xbox (aka Project Scorpio)

 ▪  The long wait to see what Microsoft has planned for the future of video gaming is finally over.  Announced at last year’s E3, the next Xbox – code-named Project Scorpio – has remained veiled in secrecy ever since, with only…

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8 Reasons Gears of War 4 will be the best game the series has seen yet

 ▪  They say waiting is the hardest part (or maybe it’s just Tom Petty), and for Gears of War fans those words have never been truer. It’s been over five years since the end of Gears of War 3. While the…

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Seven things we learned at the epic Gears of War 4 Comic-Con Panel

 ▪  During its panel at Comic-Con International 2016 in San Diego, CA, Gears of War 4 came out with every bit as much of an edge as you’d expect from a series where the guns have chainsaws built in. The announcements were…

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Microsoft is bringing TWO Halo Wars games to Xbox One and PC

 ▪    Microsoft announced that anyone who purchases the Ultimate Edition of Halo Wars 2 will receive the Definitive Edition of the original Halo Wars for both Xbox One and PC. The enhanced version of Halo Wars will include improved graphics…

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Exclusive White Xbox One Special Edition Console Bundle Revealed

 ▪  Microsoft has announced a rare chance to pick up a white version of the Xbox One in this new exclusive bundle. The package includes a 500 GB Cirrus White Xbox One console and controller, along with download codes for Gears of War: Ultimate…

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343 mapping out the next 10 years of Halo

 ▪  Halo 5: Guardians arrives in a little under a month, but 343 Industries has plans in place for the future of the series. According to the creative leads behind the FPS juggernaut, the team has already worked out the trajectory of the…

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How Microsoft will completely overhaul the Xbox One experience this November

 ▪  This fall, Microsoft will be rolling out the Xbox One’s biggest system software update yet, completely overhauling the console’s user experience and adding huge new features. Most exciting is the introduction of backwards compatibility with Xbox 360 games. At launch, you’ll…

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New Halo 5: Guardians campaign footage shows an exciting blend of old and new

 ▪    Microsoft and 343 Industries have released a new video showcasing nearly five minutes of gameplay from the Halo 5: Guardians campaign. Set on Sanghelios, the homeworld of the Covenant Elites, the footage shows Spartan Locke and the rest of…

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Watch the stunning Halo 5: Guardians opening cinematic

 ▪    Microsoft and 343 Industries have released the opening cinematic from Halo 5: Guardians. The three-minute clip offers a thrilling and action-packed introduction to new protagonist Jameson Locke and his squad of elite Spartans, Fireteam Osiris, as they dive into…

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Microsoft could add original Xbox titles to Xbox One backwards compatibility

 ▪    This fall, an Xbox One update will introduce backwards compatibility to the system, allowing gamers to play many of their favorite Xbox 360 games natively on Microsoft’s newest console. According to recent statements from Xbox head Phil Spencer, the…

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