Microsoft announced that in June it will begin selling the Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Favorites Pack in retail stores. It will include the base Minecraft game, plus seven DLC packs, for the price of $29.99.
Developer Three Fields Entertainment, formed by some of the creators of the Burnout series, have announced its first game. The arcade-style Dangerous Golf will be released June 3 on Xbox One, PC and PlayStation 4.
Electronic Arts has added the Battlefield 4 Premium Pass, which allows access for all of the game's DLC packs, to the EA Access Vault for Xbox One owners. In addition, the Premium pass for Battlefield Hardline is also free on EA Access until September 1.
Amazon currently has a great deal on the 1TB version of the Xbox One. It is selling the bundle that contains three free games (Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Rare Replay, and Ori and the Blind Forest) plus throwing in free copies of Halo 5: Guardians: Limited Edition and Forza Horizon 2 and a $50 Amazon gift card for $399.
Electronic Arts has made the Battlefield 4 Dragon's Teeth and Battlefield Hardline: Robbery DLCs free to download for owners of those games on the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and PC. The packs will remain free until May 10.
Microsoft has announced details on its E3 2016 plans, which include its press briefing in Los Angeles on June 13. It will also invite 500 people in the L.A. area to attend its E3 2016 Xbox FanFest event.
Activision has confirmed that the upcoming release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered won't be made available as a separate game. Instead, it will only be bundled with Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.
The pro golf game Rory McIlroy PGA Tour will be the latest Electronic Arts title to join the EA Access subscription service for the Xbox One. Members will be able to play the full game for free starting May 10.
Amazon has Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare listed for pre-order on Amazon in the UK for $59.99. This is cheaper than the respective listing on the Xbox Store, making this quite the savings for those who wish to launch into orbit on day one.
Microsoft's Larry Hryb has announced this week's Deals with Gold offers. The promotion will see Xbox owners saving big on a selection of games, including the likes of Star Wars: Battlefront, Battlefield 4, and Forza Horizon 2.
Microsoft has announced that, starting May 3, it will launch the ID@Xbox Game Fest. The month-long celebration is supposed to put a bigger spotlight on the many smaller indie games that are being made for the Xbox One and Windows 10 with special discounts and more.