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Xbox Series X and S reviews round-up: Here’s what people think of Microsoft’s next-gen hardware

The review embargo is up for Microsoft’s next-generation consoles, the Xbox Series S and the Xbox Series X – and it looks like critics and commentators around the world are mighty impressed.Microsoft has been sending review units of the consoles out over the past few weeks and months, and now – finally – we can see what everyone thinks of the upcoming next-gen hardware.There are a few themes running through the reviews; there’s almost universal praise of the actual hardware itself. It’s fast, it’s quiet, it’s well-designed and it just works, straight out the box.But many critics have an issue with the…

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Rainbow Six Siege may be coming to Xbox Games Pass

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 18 October 2020 13:46 GMT Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege may be added to Xbox Game Pass subscription service soon, a cryptic tweet has suggested.Over on the official Xbox Game Pass Twitter account, a new image has been posted that appears to suggest Ubisoft’s tactical shooter will be added to the service soon.The tweet – embedded below – presents a teaser featuring six rainbows and what appears to be pictures of a siege. Hmm. pic.twitter.com/oJOf33vdSd — Xbox Game Pass (@XboxGamePass) October 17, 2020Launched way back in 2015, Rainbow Six Siege has maintained steady popularity and is…

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This Microsoft Flight Sim mod lets you fly around gigantic PS5 and Xbox Series X consoles

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 18 October 2020 12:41 GMT If you’re eager to see both next-gen consoles and can’t wait for the actual release date, you may want to head to Microsoft Flight Simulator.The popular game is now home to monstrous-sized versions of both the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X, thanks to the efforts of an enterprising modder.Reddit user Oh_Gaz shared the monolithic Xbox Series X earlier this week, and promised to introduce the world to a PS5 building, too. I built & placed a 200m PS5 at Sony HQ from PS5 As promised, we’ve now seen a…

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Cloud Gaming with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate launches tomorrow with over 150 games

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 14 September 2020 18:59 GMT Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can play over 150 games as part of their subscription, starting tomorrow (September 15).After announcing the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S prices just last week, Microsoft is on the warpath again.The company has renamed Project xCloud to the more SEO-friendly ‘Cloud Gaming’, and revealed that over 150 games will be available via the service from day one. If you’ve never checked Xbox’s take on game streaming out, it’s definitely worth a go.We previously knew about a few of these, but now a full list…