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Mike Ybarra stepping down as Xbox corporate vice president

After an incredible 20 years of service, Xbox corporate vice president Mike Ybarra has announced that he is leaving the company, citing desires to begin his "next adventure".Ybarra first joined Xbox way back in 2000 as a systems engineer, t...

 
 
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Minecraft has been beaten without mining of any sort

For the record: yes, you can "beat" Minecraft. Odds are you've heard of the "Ender Dragon." Once you've located a "stronghold" and activated the "End Portal" within, you can access the new zone of"The End," thus kicking off a boss fight wit...

 
 
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Minecraft Dungeons' cinematic is holding out for a hero

Mojang has released the opening cinematic for its fun-looking dungeon-crawler set in the cubic fantasy world of Minecraft. Minecraft Dungeons, which launches in the second quarter of 2020, will see a party of box-headed heroes band together...

 
 
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Watch the latest Inside Xbox episode right here

Microsoft is hosting the latest episode of Inside Xbox today at 15:00 PT / 18:00 ET / 23:00 BST.The new chapter in the storied history of green brand gaming will feature news and updates on various upcoming titles and services including P...

 
 
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The next wave of Xbox Game Pass includes Bloodstained

Microsoft has announced the next batch of Game Pass titles, and this month should have something for everyone. On September 19, Jump Force and Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night will join the service. On September 26, you'll get Ba...

 
 
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Sony owns Sunset Overdrive now

In a strange turn of events, two platform-holders have competing arrangements with a property that neither probably cares about anymore. After acquiring Insomniac Games last month, Sony finally confirmed that it now has the rights to all of...

 
 
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Minecraft still stands tall with 112 million monthly players

Microsoft figures show crafting adventure Minecraft still continues to pull in millions of new players with each passing year. According to the publisher, some 20 million new players have lifted the pick-axe since October 2018, resulting in...

 
 
 
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Gears 5 studio apologizes for outages with free stuff

Online games are known for bumpy launches, and Gears 5 was no exception. Although it may seem like Gears 5 officially launched last week, it kind of didn't. Only the Ultimate Edition went live on September 6, with the fu...

 
 
 
 
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Dave Bautista will be playable in Gears 5

I guess all that campaigning to star in the Gears of War movie has paid off. In Gears 5, players will be able to assume the identity of Dave Bautista and kill some grubs. The former WWE superstar announced his inclusion in The Coalition's ...

 
 
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Microsoft confirms Gears Tactics for Xbox One

The Gears of War franchise got a lot of love at E3 2018. In addition to confirming the existence of Gears 5 (which no one thought was under debate), we also got the sort of satirical Gears Pop! and Gears Tactics confirmed as spin-offs for t...

 
 
 
 
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Whoa! Xbox Game Pass is getting Devil May Cry 5 today

Microsoft is making another big push for Xbox Game Pass this week at gamescom. The subscription-based gaming service is adding more Xbox One titles throughout August, and it all kicks off today with Devil May Cry 5. It's one thing seeing Mi...

 
 
 
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Sea of Thieves is bringing back the Halo ship

Rare is hoping to tap into dormant Sea of Thieves players with a good old fashioned giveaway. Next week, from August 20–24, you'll be able to earn the Halo Spartan Ship Set by simply showing up to play Adventure or Arena mode. That's ...

 
 
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Inside Xbox returning with a special gamescom episode

Next Monday will be a busy day in video games. Everyone wants to get out in front of gamescom. Along with Google's game-focused Stadia Connect event in the morning and Geoff Keighley's Opening Night Live press conference that's partnering w...

 
 
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More top talent signs up for Xbox studio The Initiative

Fledgling Xbox studio The Initiative continues to bolster its ranks with some of the video game industry's top AAA talent, having added four more developers from major league studios.As noted by their respective LinkedIn profiles, Apex Lege...

 
 
 




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