Recently there has been a lot of controversy surrounding microtransactions. Contrary to popular belief, many individuals aren't outraged and support microtransactions. The view is that they add value to a game.
EA has a long history with aggressive microtransactions for years. According to a report, the publisher reportedly fired George Fan, the creator of Plants vs. Zombies, after he refused to implement the pay-to-win model into the series.
Every week, Microsoft discounts numerous games for Xbox Live users. Some deals are available only to Xbox Live Gold members and others are available to anyone who utilizes the service. A wide variety of titles are available for substantially less.
Classic open-world action game Outcast returns as Outcast: Second Contact on Xbox One. With improved graphics and a fascinating sci-fi world to explore, Outcast is a huge game – but some of its elements are badly in need of updating.
Valkyria Chronicles is a popular Japanese tactical game which has a surprisingly strong following in Western territories. Today the publisher announced that Valkyria Chronicles 4 will be coming to consoles in 2018.
Warframe is the Xbox One's longest-running free to play game, having arrived in 2014. Digital Extremes still updates Warframe to this day, having just released the Plains of Eidolon expansion with a new social area and a huge open-world map.
This week saw seven new indie games come to Xbox One. These include an open-world classic, a brutal motorcycle combat game, a horror-themed adventure game, a colorful 3D platformer, a licensed beat 'em up, and a classic fighting game.
Over the past few weeks Digital Foundry has conducted many analyses on Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro games. Digital Foundry's report on Star Wars: Battlefront 2 was by far the most awaited one of them all due to its gorgeous visuals.
The Microsoft Store may have a great selection of games on Xbox One but it's not without its fair share of problems. Finding particular games is almost impossible because there is no way to filter titles by price point, star rating, or capabilities.