Asher Madan

Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.

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Google Stadia streaming requires subscription and game purchases in 2019
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Google Stadia streaming requires subscription and game purchases in 2019

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It wouldn’t be E3 2019 without a few leaks. Everything from Stadia’s pricing, games, and requirements were revealed by press release that was posted early. The highlights of the leaked press release have to be that it’s launching in November, requires Chromecast at launch, costs Canadian $12 a month with separate game purchases, and comes with previously-released titles like Assassin’s...

Borderlands 2 ‘Commander Lilith & The Fight for Sanctuary’ may launch soon
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Borderlands 2 ‘Commander Lilith & The Fight for Sanctuary’ may launch soon

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Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is an amazing package which runs at 1080p 60 frames per second (FPS) on the base Xbox One and 4K resolution at 60 FPS on Xbox One X. It contains the critically-acclaimed Borderlands 2 and the not-so-critically-acclaimed Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. While the games originally launched on the Xbox 360, the updated versions are a blast to play because...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare features ‘input-based’ cross-play
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare features ‘input-based’ cross-play

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is an upcoming first-person shooter from Activision’s Infinity Ward studio. The team developed the original Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, so it has the necessary experience to shine a modern light on the series. Unlike 2018’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare features a single-player campaign as well as traditional multiplayer modes.

Castlevania-like ‘Blasphemous’ invades Xbox and PC this year
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Castlevania-like ‘Blasphemous’ invades Xbox and PC this year

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Today, we’re going to talk about an action-platformer called “Blasphemous” which was recently announced for Xbox One. The phrase “action-platformer” doesn’t do Blasphemous justice because its visual style reminds us of the old-school Castlevania games. The reveal trailer gives you a better understanding of what you’ll be in for. In Blasphemous, you take up the role of “The Penitent One...

Gears of War: Retrospective book goes up for preorder, details history
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Gears of War: Retrospective book goes up for preorder, details history

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Today, Gears of War developer The Coalition announced that it was partnering with Udon Entertainment to release "Gears of War: Retrospective - The First 10 Years.” Gears of War: Retrospective is a book that chronicles the extensive history of the Gears of War franchise, from its tenure at Epic Games until The Coalition took over. Gears 5 is launching this holiday season, so it should...