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Gears 5 multiplayer to share same tuning, no aim assist, and 60 Hz servers
SMOOTH SHOOTING

Gears 5 multiplayer to share same tuning, no aim assist, and 60 Hz servers

Asher Madan 1

Gears 5 launches in September and The Coalition keeps on providing us with new details about the upcoming game. Recently, Gears 5 Multiplayer Design Director Ryan Cleven discussed servers and weapon tuning. The franchise will feature 60 Hz servers for the first time with Gears 5 and there is one tuning setup across all multiplayer modes. The servers that track action at 60 Hz should...

Wasteland 3's Brian Fargo says Microsoft 'trusts us,' lots of collaboration
COLLABORATION

Wasteland 3's Brian Fargo says Microsoft 'trusts us,' lots of collaboration

Asher Madan 6

During the Xbox E3 2019 briefing, developer inXile Entertainment — now a part of Xbox Game Studios — gave us a new look at the long-awaited Wasteland 3. It seems like we'll be going to the snow-covered wasteland of Colorado and the Rocky Mountains. However, development has improved since the team became a part of Microsoft. During an interview, inXile's Brian Fargo said that the game is...

1974 Porsche 911 may join Forza Horizon 4 'Lego Speed Champions' soon
a classic returns

1974 Porsche 911 may join Forza Horizon 4 'Lego Speed Champions' soon

Asher Madan 2

At E3 2019, Microsoft announced that Forza Horizon 4 was getting a new expansion soon. So soon in fact that it would launch on June 13. While everyone expected it to be “Hot Wheels 2,” the “Lego Speed Champions” reveal blew racing fans away. Instead of rehashing content, it's great to see that the team is working on bringing new experiences to racing fans on Xbox One and PC. Due to this...

Ori and the Will of the Wisp team discusses boss battles, delays, and more
Whole New Game

Ori and the Will of the Wisp team discusses boss battles, delays, and more

Asher Madan 5

A year ago — following the surprise reveal of Halo Infinite — Microsoft kicked off its E3 2018 conference by giving Ori and the Blind Forest fans a look at the sequel. Ori and the Will of the Wisps features an even bigger threat to the world, but our lovable protagonist has new moves and friends this time around. The story also seems darker, touching on subjects like genocide. The game...