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Halo Infinite campaign launch trailer hits hard

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. Master Chief is back, and this time he’s out to uncover the secrets of Zeta Halo. Check out the brand new launch trailer right here. 343 Industries and Microsoft sure are pushing the boat out for Halo Infinite ahead of the campaign launch next week – as well as the suprise launch of the game’s free-to-play multiplayer portion, we also saw a pretty good live action trailer for Infinite roll out earlier this week. Not content with shoving a real-life…

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Xbox Cloud Gaming gets a new Clarity Boost feature – but only in Microsoft Edge

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. Xbox has revealed Clarity Boost, a new feature exclusive to Xbox Cloud Gaming that only runs via Microsoft’s Edge browser. If you’ve ever been a little unimpressed by the image quality when you’re streaming a game, Xbox might have just the thing for you with its newely-announced Clarity Boost feature which promises to improve the sharpness of titles running on Cloud Gaming streams in the Microsoft Edge browser. Per a new post over on the Xbox blog, Microsoft noted that…

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Generation Zero is the latest surprise arrival on Xbox Game Pass

Despite not getting an official announcement from Microsoft (yet), Generation Zero has appeared on Xbox Game Pass today. Generation Zero – Avalanche Studios’ four-player co-op open-world shooter set in 1980’s Sweden – has just arrived on Xbox Game Pass. Spotted by our own Tom Orry on the Xbox app ahead of an offical email landing in our inbox to announce it, the game appears to be downloadable from today (November 30) on the subscription service. A dedicated Xbox Game Pass trailer has been posted to Systemic Reaction’s YouTube page, too (see below), that shows off the distinct environment and vibe…

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Mass Effect: Legendary Edition could be coming to Xbox Game Pass soon

Mass Effect: Legendary Edition could arrive on Xbox Game Pass soon if a listing from the Polish Microsoft Store is to be believed. Finish those calibrations, have a quick chat to your crew mates and get ready to set off on what could potentially be a suicide mission all over again, because it looks like Mass Effect: Legendary Edition may be coming to Xbox Game Pass soon. Per Polish gaming site, XGP (via VGC), the esteemed sci-fi trilogy of space operas briefly popped up on the Polish Microsoft Store with a Game Pass badge, suggesting the collection of titles might…

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76 games added to Xbox backwards compatibility, 37 get FPS Boost

To celebrate Xbox’s 20th anniversary, Microsoft has made 76 more Xbox 360 and Xbox available to play via Xbox backwards compatibility. To celebrate 20 years of Xbox, Microsoft announced during its celeratory livestream that it would be adding a bumper 76 new games to the backward compatibility library today, November 15. Highlights from the massive list include the entirety of the Max Payne series, all of the FEAR series, Timesplitters 2 and Future Imperfect, Skate 2, Dead or Alive Ultimate, 50 Cent: Blood on teh Sand, and Star Wars Jedi Knight II. Every game in the list, which you can…

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Forza Horizon 5 already has over 1 million players – and it’s not even out yet

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. In-game stats reveal that Forza Horizon 5 has over 1 million players ahead of its official release tomorrow. Forza Horizon 5 isn’t even out yet, and already Playground Games’ latest title has attracted a wealth of players that have opted to purchase the game and get early access to the game’s interpretation of Mexico. For clarity, you need to purchase the Premium Edition of the game (which will set you back some $99 / £85) if you wish to have…

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Minecraft is now on Xbox Game Pass For PC in both Java and Bedrock forms

Yeah yeah Xbox Game Pass For PC offers a load of great games at a suspiciously low price, but what about Microsoft’s actually big games? Finally, the big’un has arrived: Minecraft. Both the original Java and cross-platform Bedrock versions of Minecraft arrived on Microsoft’s subscription service today, packaged into a unified launcher. This comes ahead of plans to give all PC Minecrafters access to both versions next year. Read more

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Outriders arrives on Xbox Game Pass for PC tomorrow

People Can Fly’s looter-shooter is coming to Microsoft’s subscription service this week, and you can carry on where you left off on console. Square Enix and Microsoft have announced that Outriders is on the way to Xbox Game Pass for PC, and it’s due to arrive on the service tomorrow (October 19). And, if you’ve been playing People Can Fly’s action game on Steam, you can download a new patch that’ll let you enjoy cross-play with anyone progressing via the Microsoft Store. Remember Outriders? You know, the peculiar Square Enix title that saw over 3.5 million players worldwide during its…

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Microsoft is using information tags to make the Xbox Game Store more accessible

Xbox is in the process of adding 20 accessibility tags to its digital store in an effort to make browsing easier for players with disabilities. If you’ve ever been browsing through the library of games available to you on Xbox Game Pass, or searching for something to buy on the Xbox Games Store, and wondered what the subtitle options would be before purchasing only to find there’s no way of discovering that sort of information, Microsoft hears you. Xbox director of accessibility Anita Mortaloni has announced that Xbox is in the process of adding accessibility tags to its digital store….

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At last, Boyfriend Dungeon launches this year, on Game Pass for PC too

Well well well at last we’ve gotten an ETA for these sharp-looking datable blades. Boyfriend Dungeon‘s estimated release date has been officially listed as “when weapons are beautiful enough” for years now, leading me to believe these weapons would never have enough beauty sleep. The time’s come though, or nearly. Kitfox Games have announced today that the dungeon will be open for dates this year in a new trailer. Read more

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Among Us, Monster Train and more hit Xbox Game Pass for PC

Yesterday, Xbox Game Pass for PC got a couple of tasty additions to it’s already very good lineup of games. Everyone’s favourite new smash-hit murder ’em up Among Us has joined the party, along with RPS faves Monster Train and Wilmot’s Warehouse. There’s a bunch more too, including The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan. Plenty to keep us all busy over the winter holidays then. (Or rather, plenty to distract me from playing the two giant new RPGs I don’t think I’ll ever finish.) (more…)

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Doom Eternal and Va-11 Hall-A hit Xbox Game Pass for PC tomorrow

Xbox Game Pass for PC continues to collect some absolute belters, with the likes of Doom Eternal, Va-11 Hall-A, Yes, Your Grace and Call Of The Sea headlining its new additions this month. There’s loads more coming throughout December, too. Looking down the list we’ve got Greedfall, Unto The End and Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair. Genuinely, if you’ve been looking for a good time to try out the Game Pass for its cheapo £1 / $1 first month deal, I think now might be your chance. (more…)

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Microsoft wants Bethesda games to be “either first or better or best” on their platforms

Speculation about upcoming Bethesda games will always be rampant, but the news that Microsoft is acquiring Bethesda has certainly dumped extra fuel on the fire. Many folks, myself included, are curious how Microsoft will manage the future of Bethesda’s big-name series. Xbox chief financial officer Tim Stuart says that they definitely want Bethesda games to be “either first, better, or best” on their platforms. (more…)