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Test out 4K on Xbox One X with Microsoft's Insects demo

Microsoft has come out with a free tech demo for Xbox One X owners to help highlight the system's visual enhancements. Originally created with developers in mind, Insects has been made public as a showcase for 4K, HDR, and spatial audio, co...

 
 
 
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Review: Super Lucky's Tale

Most people didn't get a chance to play Lucky's Tale because it was relegated to a VR-only platform. Hell, I did play it, enjoyed it even, and I wasn't aware that a full-blown sequel was coming out on Xbox One until recently. Even afte...

 
 
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Review: Xbox One X

I have the good fortune of being able to cover console launches before, during, and after their release, which gives me plenty of time to study trends. Seeing Microsoft riding high off of the Xbox 360, clawing at Sony after their big Xbox v...

 
 
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Quantum Break's Xbox One X patch is hysterically large

It isn't really a surprise to find out that a game is 40+ GB in this day and age. Its kind of a sad reality, but it makes some sense. Impressive graphics are gonna eat up space. What is really pushing it is when an upgrade patch for a game ...

 
 
 
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Unboxed: What you get in the Xbox One X box

So Destructoid just got its Xbox One X hardware for review (which is coming later), and yep, it's a box. Inside this unassuming 1TB model is the actual unit (which is roughly the same size as the Xbox One S, just a smidgen smaller), the pow...

 
 
 
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OG Xbox backward compatibility is coming to Xbox One tomorrow

The Xbox One might not have many exclusives to its name, but the biggest feature it has over the competition is backward compatibility. Starting tomorrow, that service won't be limited to just the Xbox 360 as Microsoft is bringing original ...

 
 
 
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Sure, I'd play a Kingdom Hearts Cuphead DLC

I love me a good piece of concept art. Some of my favorites are from artist Simon Andersen (who created Owlboy), specifically his re-imagining of certain retro classics on other platforms. This "Cuphead meets Kingdom Hearts" mashup fro...

 
 
 
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Look for a new Home and Guide in today's big Xbox One update

After a testing period, the Xbox One fall update is now ready for the masses. These sorts of console updates tend to blur together in my mind and today's is no different. Microsoft is bringing out a lot of incremental changes, as exhaustive...

 
 
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Master Chief is engraved on the inside of every Xbox One X

Look, I was a huge Halo fan growing up. I played the original trilogy of games for far too many hours, opting to kill suckers online instead of doing math homework. Today's news is, well, nothing earth-shattering, but a cute tidbit nonethel...

 
 
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Are you for Forza or gaga over Gran Turismo?

Racing games are probably my least-played genre. It wasn't always that way though. I distinctly remember chipping away at unlocks for hours on end in Project Gotham, getting lost in the intricacies of fine-tuning cars in early Gran Turismo&...

 
 
 
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Review in Progress: Forza Motorsport 7

The Forza Motorsport series has somehow become Microsoft’s flagship franchise for the Xbox brand. Regardless of how Halo launched the console into prominence in 2001 or how Gears of War blazed a whole new trail of third-person, cover-...

 
 
 
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Halo 3 is 10 years old today, and I'm still in love with it

On September 25, 2007, the final installment of the Halo trilogy was unleashed upon gamers the world over. It was a gargantuan financial success; Halo 3 became the biggest entertainment launch in history, with over $170 million in sales wit...

 
 
 
 
 
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Phil Spencer is movin' on up at Microsoft

Xbox head Phil Spencer has received plenty of praise over the past few years for the way that the Xbox One has changed under his leadership. It's not just external parties who have taken notice. Microsoft just rewarded Spencer in a big way....

 
 
 
 




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Had a work training Was going well until the presenter told us that we should only be using the company’s official document ‘suppository’ for our

 
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Decided to start cooking Todays attempt, homemade chicken soup!

 
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What is your opinion on games? Whats the color of your wall? What is life?

 
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TurboJasper

Oh? They put two seperate pinball games on the Switch? see you guys I fucking love me some

 
Ricky Namara

I understand that PlayerUnknowns Battleground has tons of fans, but I still dont think its a good nominee for Destructoids GOTY PC

 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

I think Capcom might actually have plans for Final Fights 30th anniversary in They didnt even bother writing so much as a blog post on Capcom Unity when its 25th anniversary Check the easter eggs I(& prob many others)

 
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I found an awesome used game store with really fair prices near my house! Naturally, because I lack any form of self control, I spent nearly $100 Here’s my haul:

 
 

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