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Xbox Series X Review

The Xbox Series X is a clear evolution over the Xbox One X, offering up incredibly fast start up and load times but we aren’t going to see games really using that 12.1 teraflops soon.

Microsoft To Acquire ZeniMax Media

People were wondering if Microsoft would have anything further to announce prior to the opening of pre-orders for the Xbox Series line of consoles on Tuesday, and it turns out they did with the bombshell acquisition of ZeniMax Media. The…

Moving Goalposts: We Have Always Been At P̶e̶a̶c̶e̶ War With Nintendo

So let’s talk about moving goalposts… For months now Microsoft and the team at Xbox have been taking a ton of flak over their cross-gen stance, and that’s putting it mildly. Everything from “it’ll hold back games” to “there’s no…

The Next-Gen Wait Is Finally Over…Almost

After months of waiting on Sony and Microsoft to see who would blink first and finally reveal their next-gen console launch plans and pricing, a late-night leak forced Microsoft’s hand and pushed their reveal plans forward a week. Hot on…

Microsoft Releasing Cyberpunk 2077-themed Xbox One X

Slick-looking RPG gets slick-looking limited edition console

Review: Bleeding Edge

Bleeding Edge has a lot of promise, but it’s not that game just yet. I’ve had a blast with it so far, but that depends heavily on getting a good team or not caring if you lose.

Project xCloud Coming to Canada

Last week Microsoft opened the beta of Game Streaming to Canadian Xbox One owners who are part of the Xbox Inside program. The app – currently available only on Android phones – allows gamers to stream games from their home…

'The Outer Worlds' Launch Trailer Showcases Alien Worlds and Character Options

Want to be a straight-up guy who gets things done? How about a shadowy assassin instead? In The Outer Worlds, it appears you can be both… The launch trailer for Obsidian’s newest take on the RPG genre is here and…

Review – Gears 5

Gears 5 is the best looking the series has ever been, and that’s maybe the least of the improvements here.

Gears 5 Campaign Trailer Channels NIN

Microsoft dropped a campaign trailer for Gears 5 at Gamescom today, and it’s something else. Set to Nine Inch Nail’s Head Like a Hole, the trailer shows Gears 5 environments, weapons, and what I hope is a boss fight and…