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Several Valve games now look better on Xbox One X

Can we just take a moment to appreciate how incredible The Orange Box was? The bundle brought Half-Life 2, Team Fortress 2, and Portal to a lot of households that might not have otherwise played all three games. I never did send the garden ...

 
 
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All three Crysis games are backward compatible on Xbox One

The Xbox One can run Crysis. It's a long-running meme in video games to ask if something can run Crysis, a game that was infamously resource-intensive when it released 11 years ago. Now, Xbox One has the opportunity to run Crysis --&nb...

 
 
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Metal Gear Solid 2 and 3 are now playable on Xbox One

Earlier this year, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker was made backward compatible for the Xbox One. While it was great to be able to play a Metal Gear game on Xbox One, it was odd how the rest of the HD Collection wasn't included. Whatever the...

 
 
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Heavy metal tribute Brutal Legend now playable on Xbox One

The heavy metal world of Brütal Legend is worth remembering, and as of today, you won't need to put any strain on your mind trying to reminisce. Double Fine's 2009 action-adventure-meets-RTS game about Jack Black as a roadie in a gnarl...

 
 
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Jehuty flies again thanks to Xbox One backward compatibility

Today is a Konami filled day for Xbox One owners. Two games have joined the ever-growing backward compatibility list and they both come from everyone's favorite pachinko developer. While not VR enabled or freshly redone, the Zone of the End...

 
 
 
 
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Doom and RAGE are available on Xbox Game Pass today

ID Software's RAGE and Doom (2016) will be coming to Xbox Game Pass today. While the announcement says, "Available Now," the Xbox Live servers may not have updated when you go to check. In any regard, this is a great way to experience both ...

 
 
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Prince of Persia and EDF 2025 are now playable on Xbox One

I'm happy to see 2008's Prince of Persia make it to Xbox One via backward compatibility. At the time, it was a departure for the series and that understandably led to divisiveness among Prince of Persia fans, but gosh dang if it isn't a ple...

 
 
 
 
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Here's every deal in Xbox's massive Ultimate Game Sale

Xbox is at it again. At the quietest time of year for video games -- when there just isn't all that much new stuff to play -- Xbox throws its Ultimate Game Sale. That means a bajillion games are discounted across Xbox One and Xbox 360 thro...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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GTA: San Andreas is coming to Xbox One backward compatibility

Grove Street... Home. At least it was until Rockstar removed Express Yourself from N.W.A and Tom Petty's Running Down A Dream. But, for those of you who wanna go back to the land of the heinous, gang-bangers and cold heat, in the city where...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Even more original Xbox games have come to Xbox One

Following that recent batch of Xbox games headed to Xbox One including Morrowind, Jade Empire, and Conker: Live & Reloaded, Microsoft has rolled out another wave of backward-compatible titles. Starting today, you'll be able to play thes...

 
 
 




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