What you need to know
- Playground Games is working on a lot of projects at the moment.
- The team was recently acquired by Microsoft.
- Nathan Buchanan from Rockstar Games just joined the developer.
- He appears to be working on Forza Horizon 5.
It's no secret that Playground Games has been working on a few projects. While the team is tweaking Forza Horizon 4 and possibly developing Forza Horizon 5, it's also crafting a new open-world role-playing game that may be the long-awaited Fable reboot.
In order to create compelling experiences, you need to hire the right people. Recently, Playground Games hired Nathan Buchanan from Rockstar Games. Nathan has worked on a number of important games and he should be a great addition to the team. Hopefully, the next Forza Horizon game will be even better than its predecessor.
If you want to check out Forza Horizon 4, you can do so through Xbox Game Pass. Xbox Game Pass is a monthly subscription service that gives you access to over 200 games instantly. You get play major AAA titles like Just Cause 4, or smaller experiences.
We'd like to thank Twitter user @kidsmoove for the tip.
Best of the best
It'll last you a couple of months
Xbox Game Pass gives you access to over 200 games for one monthly fee. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate also adds Xbox Live Gold to the package so you can play online with your friends.
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.
Update 4: Trump gives blessing to TikTok sale to Microsoft
TikTok may soon be owned by Microsoft. The company is reportedly in talks to buy out the U.S. portion of TikTok amid a rumored Trump administration order for TikTok owner Bytedance to divest. On Monday, President Trump says he does not oppose the sale so long as it is done by September 15.
Microsoft, it's time to speak up about Project xCloud on iOS
With Project xCloud iOS seemingly on hold due to Apple and its App Store restrictions, it’s time for Microsoft to finally speak out.
Review: Horizon Zero Dawn is on the PC now, and it's amazing
One of the greatest PlayStation games in recent memory has come to Steam, all ready to delight a whole new group of people.
Complete list of Xbox One Dolby Atmos games
Dolby Atmos creates a realistic, immersive soundscape, but is not featured in every game. These are all Xbox One games with baked-in Dolby Atmos support so far.