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Forza Horizon 4

Looks like Forza Horizon 3 just got leaked

Yeah, it's another leak. According to NerdLeaks, a site known for its insider information, Forza Horizon 3 is due to be announced at the Microsoft E3 press conference. Horizon 3 is apparently going to be set in Australia in what is sai...   read

 
 
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Xbox One S

Is the Xbox One S Microsoft's new console?

[Update: NerdLeaks, a site known for its numerous and accurate leaks, claims that the Xbox One S will be the first thing to be announced in Microsoft's E3 conference later today. It'll also be priced at a pretty dang low at $299. That ...   read

 
 
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ReCore

Rumor: Keiji Inafune's ReCore will launch this September

Based on a series of leaks from NeoGAF, it looks like information on ReCore has been revealed before more official notice from Microsoft in tomorrow's E3 conference (it's an exclusive, after all). Firstly, the official release date is Septe...   read

 
 
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Crackdown 3

Crackdown 3 has a teaser site, and it hints at a beta soon

Now there's basically no doubt that Crackdown 3 will be shown tomorrow in some capacity for Microsoft's E3 press conference. An astute reader sent us a teaser site for the game, which has multiple "missions" (complete with dates). Base...   read

 
 
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Minecraft

Mojang blows hot 'n' cold with new Minecraft content

Update 1.10, The Frostburn Update, brings new polar and desert regions to Minecraft. As well as the usual smattering of fixes and revisions, an auto-jump option, and a polar bear, we’ll also see an all-new technical block called Struc...   read

 
 
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Microsoft

Microsoft cancels Xbox One DVR plans

Microsoft has confirmed it is no longer planning to add TV DVR to the Xbox One.  In a statement to The Verge, Microsoft said: "After careful consideration, we've decided to put development of DVR for Over-the-Air TV on hold to focus ou...   read

 
 
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Xbox One

Xbox Live Gold subscribers can play a bunch of EA games for free next week

From this Sunday, June 12 to Tuesday, June 22, folks with an Xbox Live Gold membership will have full access to the games in the EA Access Vault without needing to pay the normal $4.99 monthly or $29.99 yearly fee for the perk. You'll just ...   read

 
 
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Xbox One
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Xbox One preview members can chat with Cortana starting this week

This summer's Xbox One update introduces the digital personal assistant Cortana, and for those of you in the Preview program, you'll have the chance to sample the voice-based navigation as early as this week by opting in. Cortana is access...   read

 
 
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APB Reloaded

APB Reloaded just won't die, is back on Xbox One with massive microtransactions

If it feels like you've seen the phrase "APB: All Points Bulletin" since 2010, that's because you have. Originally developed by Realtime Worlds (and tossed around multiple developers and publishers alike for six years), the game has been re...   read

 
 
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Microsoft knocks $50 off the Xbox One, now $300

Microsoft has slashed Xbox One prices by $50 across the board so the basic $500 console bundle starts at $300, while the various 1TB models at as low as $319. There are really a lot of bundles, so peruse them at your leisure. But wait! Prob...   read

 
 
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Mojang money

No more advertisements or paid promotions built inside of Minecraft

Minecraft developer Mojang just updated its commercial usage guidelines because it isn't happy with advertisements and paid promotions in the game. What this means is if you're an ad agency, corporation, non-profit, or even a poli...   read

 
 
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Who asked for this?

Fable card game by ex-Lionhead developers is heading to Kickstarter

Apparently there has been a free-to-play Fable card game in the works for the past 18 months at Lionhead before the studio closed. Now that game, titled Fable Fortune, is heading to Kickstarter with Microsoft's blessing under a ne...   read

 
 
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Deals

Big Xbox One Memorial Day sale gives free controller, game, and $80 off

Microsoft has thrown out the big deal hammer and it's smashing through our savings window! (This sentence written by a '90s local TV ad writer). As of this morning, the Microsoft Store has select Xbox One bundles on sale for up to $80 off, ...   read

 
 
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Xbox VR

It sure looks like Xbox VR is coming next year

It's almost a foregone conclusion that Microsoft will unveil at least one new and upgraded model of Xbox One at this year's E3. It was originally believed that a souped-up version of what released in late 2013 would serve to fix the perform...   read

 
 
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Minecraft Battle

Minecraft's 'Battle mini game' is a new official gametype that fans will dig

It sounds cliché, but I could probably play Minecraft for many more years to come. I picked it up while it was in alpha yet here I am, still enjoying split-screen with friends, adventuring solo, and discovering new worlds o...   read

 
 
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RIP Windows Phone

Microsoft cuts 1,850 jobs winding down phone business

The Windows Phone operating system looks like it's going the way of Zune as Microsoft announced 1,850 layoffs in its phone sector and an associated $950 million write-off ($200 million of which is reserved for severance pay). Of that number...   read

 
 
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Microsoft

Rumor: Microsoft planning not one, but two new Xbox One hardware revisions

The Xbox One has had a rough time, and not just in Japan. Once upon a time the 360 was the first choice for a lot of publisher-led exclusivity deals, the Xbox Live Arcade storefront was thriving, and Microsoft was making money hand-over-fis...   read

 
 
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Xbox One

Six more games are coming to Xbox One's backward compatibility program today

Major Nelson has announced six more 360 games that are now backward compatible with Xbox One -- a list that includes Hexic 2, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Magic 2012, Domino Master, and Unbound Saga. But the biggest addition is easily Ducktale...   read

 
 
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Games with Gold

I'm feeling June's Games with Gold lineup

While I wasn't all that thrilled with this month's Games with Gold lineup (Defense Grid 2, Costume Quest 2, GRID 2, and Peggle), the next batch of free-with-Xbox-Live-Gold titles speaks to me. Gold members will be able to download Goat Simu...   read

 
 
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Mario

That Mario Minecraft Mash-Up? It wasn't Nintendo's idea

Nintendo is constantly creating new concepts within their own wheelhouse, but they're generally not known for stepping outside their comfort zone and interacting with other studios (even projects like Smash Bros. are generally limited ...   read

 
 
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Mojang

Minecraft is heading to China

In pursuit of more fame and fortune, Mojang is bringing Minecraft to the world's largest nation. The Microsoft-owned Swedish game developer announced a partnership Chinese tech giant NetEase Friday to bring the PC and mobile versions o...   read

 
 
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Minecraft

Minecraft is getting a price hike in some regions

Mojang and Microsoft are raising the price of Minecraft "in the spirit of currency exchange" in select regions beginning May 23, 2016. The changes only affect the original PC (Java) version of the game, not any of the newer console or mobil...   read

 
 
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Gargos

Killer Instinct's Gargos will arrive on May 27

Killer Instinct Season 3, for a lack of a better word, is killing it. While General RAAM (which is all but confirmed) and a mystery character are on their way, we now know that Gargos, the boss from Killer Instinct 2, will be making hi...   read

 
 
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Xbox Live Gold hike

Xbox Live Gold gold price as much as triples in six countries

Xbox Live Gold prices are going up in six different countries and most of you can stop holding your breath, as the afflicted are: Austria, Hungary, Israel, South Africa, Sweden, and Turkey. In South Africa, the monthly price has tripled, fr...   read

 
 
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Rumored Forza NASCAR DLC is confirmed

After speculation due to a leaked pre-order card (it's always those damn cards!), Microsoft has confirmed this morning that yes, there is a NASCAR expansion for Forza 6. It features a "10 hour" career, a new track that can be played in any ...   read

 
 
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