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Halo Infinite had the biggest launch in Halo history

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. And Forza Horizon 5 isn’t doing too bad either. Microsoft announced during its Q2 2022 financials call to investors that Halo Infinite and Forza Horizon 5 are very popular with players. During the call, Microsoft chairman and CEO Satya Nadella announced million of players have jumped into the latest iterations of the popular franchises. Halo Infnite for instance has over 20 million folks playing it, making the game the biggest launch in Halo history. Those figures aren’t too surprising. The…

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Xbox Game Pass hits 18 million as Xbox hardware sets record sales for Microsoft

By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 27 January 2021 09:15 GMT Microsoft’s gaming division has had one of its best quarters ever.Microsoft has revealed the financial results for its second quarter of FY21 (ended December 31). Gaming revenue, which encompasses Xbox and PC gaming, brought in $5 billion for the first time, a 51% growth.This was the result of a number of factors, including a new record for Xbox Game Pass. The subscription service now boasts 18 million members, up from 15 million in September last year. Xbox Live likewise saw plenty of activity, and it now has over 100 million monthly…