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Ever since Surviving Mars launched, it has delighted consumers and received numerous accolades. However, there are still some problems which need to be addressed on consoles. Luckily, today's "Spirit" and "Opportunity" update brings new features.
Until recently, we didn't really know where on Mars Warmind took place or what sort of improvements it brought to gameplay. However, the launch trailer for Warmind reveals just that and many more details.
Microsoft is looking for a passionate and talented creative director for a new studio responsible for delivering Microsoft Avatars across all its platforms, from Xbox One through to the modern workplace.
Aragami is a third-person stealth game which was previously a PlayStation 4 console exclusive. Recently, developer Lince Works revealed that Aragami: Shadow Edition was headed to Xbox One. The package comes bundled with the "Nightfall" expansion.
Overwatch has received aggressive post-launch support from Blizzard Entertainment and the steady stream of content continues even years later. Today, the developer announced that the game would receive a new map called "Rialto".
The Xbox One Public Test Server is a great place to check out what's new and provide the developer with valuable feedback. Another test is taking place this weekend on the console. The times are listed here so be sure to play the game then.
Every week, numerous games launch on Xbox One, but which ones really stand out? Here are some of the biggest and most anticipated titles launching across Microsoft’s platforms next week, starting May 7, 2018. Next week we have no new "AAA" games.
Sega Genesis Classics comes with over fifty games ranging from platformers, beat 'em ups, shoot 'em ups, and more. Ahead of its May 29, 2018 launch, the title is currently available for preorder on Xbox One with a ten percent discount.
Cities: Skylines is now listed as Xbox One X Enhanced on the Microsoft Store! We tested out the upgrade and it appears as though the game runs at 4K 60 FPS now. The listing also mentions "4K Ultra HD".
Nier: Automata is an action game which takes place in the distant future. Invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing a new type of threat known as "machine lifeforms". In the face of this foe, mankind is driven away from Earth.
In Beyond Good and Evil 2, players journey to "System 3", for the prequel to one of Ubisoft's most beloved games. You can fight alongside unforgettable characters in a new solar system, as you struggle for freedom and the right to choose your fate.
Vampyr is set in Britain during the lethal 1918 Spanish flu which devastated Europe. In a completely disorganized and ghostly city, those who are unlucky enough to walk the streets at night become prey to vampires like the protagonist.
A few days ago, Saints Row 2 joined Xbox One backward compatibility. Today, Microsoft announced that Dragon Age II would get the same treatment. It's great to see that popular games are joining the program on a weekly basis.
City of Brass is a "rogue-lite" adventure experience from Uppercut Games. Uppercut Games was founded by developers who worked on titles like BioShock. City of Brass takes place in a fabled Arabian metropolis which disappeared long ago in the sands.
In the Summerset expansion, players travel to the isle of Artaeum to find and join the enigmatic Psijic Order for the first time in the franchise. This secret society of mages has returned after a 350-year absence, bringing with them a unique quest.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider doesn't run at 4K 60 FPS on Xbox One X, but features a few graphical options. You can choose to render it at 4K 30 FPS or 1080p 60 FPS. This is similar to what players got with Rise of the Tomb Raider's Xbox One X upgrade.
Lucky returns for his most daunting challenge yet in "Guardian Trials", a difficult new chapter for Super Lucky’s Tale. After saving Gilly Island, Lucky's sister Lyra believes the time has come for him to meet his destiny and embark on a new quest.
Microsoft is charging a small fee for Xbox FanFest tickets. Up until now, it was unclear what the proceeds would go towards. Ultimately, the Xbox FanFest team decided that every dollar from attendees will go to Gamers Outreach who support hospitals.
After a robbery goes wrong in the town of Blackwater, Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang are forced to flee. With federal agents and the best bounty hunters in the nation massing on their heels, the gang must rob, steal and fight to survive.