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October 23, 2017 3:40 PM Xbox One X preview: is it worth the money?

It's not next generation, which is why the imminent release of the Xbox One X may have slipped under your radar. Still, the Xbox One-Point-Five doesn't sound as catchy as the One X, so you can forgive the slightly deceptive name. Anyway, what exactly is so special about this not-quite-next-gen console? Starting with the superficials, the machine is very sleek 145

October 23, 2017 1:59 PM First original Xbox backward compatibility games available this week

Microsoft revealed at E3 earlier this year that the Xbox One will be backwards compatible with some original Xbox games. It appears the feature is ready to launch, as original Xbox games are now appearing in Microsoft’s “games on demand” section of the Xbox marketplace. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Neowave: The King of Fighters, Prince of Persia 114

October 22, 2017 2:23 AM New Xbox One X Spot Invites You To "Feel True Power"

Microsoft's super-powered console is coming very soon. The Xbox One X is almost here. Microsoft's new console launches on November 7, and as part of the launch, Microsoft is of course rolling out a marketing campaign. This kicks off this weekend with a campaign in the United States called "Feel True Power." A TV commercial will air on Sunday, October 83

October 20, 2017 4:52 PM Watch the dramatic new ‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’ trailer

The latest trailer for Star Wars Battlefront II has been released – watch the new clip below. With the next Star Wars film, The Last Jedi, just under two months away, the video game side of the long-running sci-fi franchise is gearing up for its next release, with Battlefront II following the 2015 reboot of the gaming series. The new trailer – which 390

October 16, 2017 7:00 PM Xbox One fall update offers more personalization for gamers

Microsoft has launched its fall update for the Xbox One’s user interface, offering more personalization for gamers and what they see when they log into the game console. Mike Ybarra, corporate vice president of Xbox platform engineering, said in a blog post that the team worked hard to deliver the update. Microsoft teased the fall update back in August 84

October 15, 2017 10:02 AM You can now try before you buy with the Xbox One X

There's less than a month to wait before you can walk into a Microsoft retail store and exchange cold, hard cash for an Xbox One X, but if you can't wait that long, you can now try out the next-generation console at certain Microsoft outlets around the world. As part of the launch at the start of November, Microsoft is going to be letting punters have a go on Forza 60

October 15, 2017 9:01 AM Head to a Microsoft Store and experience the Xbox One X in True 4K

The world’s most powerful gaming console, Xbox One X will be launching on November 7. As an Xbox fan, it couldn’t get any sweet if you could actually get hands on the Xbox One, in person, before the launch event. In this regard, Microsoft Store is giving fans a chance to check out the new console on 4K displays at participating store locations, including 57

October 14, 2017 4:43 PM 16 reasons why now is the perfect time to buy an Xbox One

Not only is it a looker, but it's a powerful little box — the Xbox One "S" model seen above is the new standard for the console, replacing the original box that launched in 2013. It plays the same games, but looks better, does more, and costs less. You can get a basic Xbox One S console, with 500 GB of storage, for $250. That said, you're just as likely 98

October 13, 2017 7:34 PM Cuphead has sold more than one million copies

The old-fashioned platformer Cuphead is pretty great: "A nails-hard 2D shooter where you fight outlandish bosses, interspersed with palate-cleansing run-and-gun sections," as we put it in our very positive review. That high degree of difficulty is well known, and but it doesn't seem to be overly off-putting. "Cuphead has only been out for two weeks and we never 67

October 11, 2017 8:45 AM Assassin’s Creed Origins Has Loot Boxes, But Ubisoft Won’t Be Making Money from Them

Well, you can officially add Assassin’s Creed Origins to the loot box list, although it sounds like Ubisoft plans to implement them in a reasonable way. As revealed today, Origins will add a special traveling merchant post-launch, who lets players access daily quests and buy “Heka Chests,” which contain randomized weapons and gear. Cue controversy. [The Nomad’s 71