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EA Stock Price Drops After Star Wars Battlefront 2 Microtransaction Removal

Late last week, on the eve of Star Wars: Battlefront II's wide release, Electronic Arts made the huge announcement that it was temporarily removing microtransactions. EA did so in the wake of a wave of criticism about how players could spend money to buy loot boxes, which contain items that …

Gaming

Top 10 UK Sales Chart: Star Wars Battlefront 2 Fails To Top Chart In Debut Week

Star Wars Battlefront II launched on PS4, Xbox One, and PC amid much controversy last week, and now it has failed to top the UK chart for its first week on sale. The sci-fi shooter was "narrowly" beaten by Call of Duty: WWII in that game's third week of availability, according to sales monitor …

Gaming

Costco members can grab an early Black Friday discount on Xbox One X at $485

Costco members not only have an early shot at a discounted Xbox One X this year, but also one of the only price drops. So far no other retailer has advertised Xbox One X deals, outside of today’s live Costco deal.<p>Costco is now offering Xbox One X for <b>$484.99 shipped</b> to its members only. That’s the …

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The Latest Fortnite Battle Royale Update Is All About Balance

Fortnite's latest updates its free-to-play mode Battle Royale are here, and all about balance. This latest update has added a brand new weapon, shifted some of the balance on other weapons, and picks up some of the slack on team killers.<p>This update brings in a new version of the SMG, a much more …

PC Gaming

Rainbow Six Siege DLC For Year 3 Announced, New Maps And Operators Coming

Ubisoft has announced that Rainbow Six Siege will receive a third year of DLC and additional support next year. Over the course of 2018, eight new Operators, two new maps, and one "existing map makeover" will be added to the shooter.<p>Year 3--as with Year 1 and Year 2--will consist of four seasons, …

Gaming

Destiny 2 Xur Location Guide: Where's Xur, What Exotics Is He Selling? (November 20)

Seven whole days have passed since <b>Xur</b> last appeared in <b>Destiny 2</b> on <b>PS4</b>, <b>Xbox One</b>, and <b>PC</b>, which means he's had an opportunity run off, steal a few more <b>Exotics</b> off the back of a lorry (we presume this is how he keeps getting them), and now he's back trying to sell them to Guardians again.<p>This week <b>Xur</b> …

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Cyberpunk 2077 Dev Responds To Games-As-A-Service Speculation With An Amazing Tweet

The Witcher developer CD Projekt Red's upcoming RPG, Cyberpunk 2077, is one of the most anticipated games across the entire industry. Given the new trend towards the games-as-a-service model, some are wondering if the Polish studio's new game will follow suit. That remains to be seen, but now CD …

Gaming

New Free Xbox One Games With Gold Titles Out Now

Have an Xbox Live Gold membership? More free games are now waiting for you to claim, but only for a limited time. The second wave of November's Games With Gold titles are out now, presenting you with two new titles (for a total of three) to grab.<p>On Xbox One, Tales From The Borderlands Episodes 1-5 …

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9 hidden Xbox One features only power users know about

Play your saved games on any Xbox One.<p><i>Microsoft</i><p>Any time you save your progress in a game on the Xbox One, a copy of that save file is automatically …

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New Ghost Recon: Wildlands Update For Ghost War Out Now, Here Are The Patch Notes

Ubisoft has released a new update for Ghost Recon: Wildlands' recently added PvP mode, Ghost War. The Interference update is now available for free on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and it adds new maps, gear, and other content to the competitive multiplayer mode.<p>The biggest addition in the update is …

PC Gaming

These Are the Five Best Microsoft Xbox One X Games in 4K

Microsoft’s Xbox One X offers one of the more satisfying game experiences I’ve had in years. And at launch, it comes with a variety of outstanding …

Gaming

Xbox One X Off To A Bad Start In Japan

The Xbox One X is Microsoft’s most powerful console ever. Demand has been great for the product in most major markets, but the Japanese have not …

Gaming

New Sea Of Thieves Trailer Invites You To "Be More Pirate"

A new trailer for Microsoft's upcoming Xbox One and PC pirate game Sea of Thieves has landed. The trailer invites players to "be more pirate" by showing off things like stealing treasure and drinking grog without throwing up. You know, be more pirate.<p>This video also provides a closer look at the …

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GTA 5 Online Adds A New Car, Offers Double RP And New Sales This Week

Rockstar's ongoing support for GTA Online continues today with the release of the even more content and weekly events. New in GTA V's online mode today is the new Coil Cyclone vehicle, which is a super-fast electric car.<p>"That fossil-fueled comfort zone is about to be nothing more than a distant …

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Mafia III

Many of gaming’s most compelling stories come from those who’ve helped to create our favorite Xbox One games. In our <i>Inside Xbox One X Enhanced</i> …

Xbox One X

The Xbox One X 4K Blu-ray Player Is No Longer A Disaster

Last weekend I reported that the 4K Blu-ray drive in Microsoft’s Xbox One X console was a disaster. Its pictures artificially raised the baseline brightness level of 4K Blu-ray films, leaving dark scenes looking grey, exaggerating noise and making colors looking off.<p>Thankfully, within 24 hours …

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What is 4K UHD and HDR?

4K and HDR are terms that have been tossed around a lot lately, especially since the Xbox One X and PS4 Pro support both features. But what are 4K and HDR, exactly? We provide all the important details in Q&A format down below.<p>4K<p>What is 4K?<p>In regards to consumer displays, 4K generally equates to a …

PC Gaming

Assassin's Creed Origins Update Available Now On PS4, Here's What It Does

Since Assassin's Creed Origins launched in October, developer Ubisoft has continued to support it with updates, and now the company has released yet another patch to help improve the game. Version 1.05 is out now on PS4, and it will come to Xbox One on November 20. As for PC, Ubisoft says it "will …

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Here's Some New Destiny 2 Curse Of Osiris Armor And Gear

While the big news out of today's Destiny 2 stream concerns the Raid Lairs feature Curse of Osiris introduces, Bungie did share some other details. Namely, we learned more about the new planet of Mercury, got a look at the revamped Lighthouse (seen above), and saw some of the new gear that players …

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PUBG Creator Comments On Xbox One X Version, Wants 4K Textures

PUBG is coming to Xbox One in under a month, and now Playerunknown himself has commented on the benefits that people playing on Xbox One X may see. Speaking to GameSpot, Brendan Greene said first and foremost, the Xbox One X edition will offer a "higher graphical fidelity" compared to the standard …

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Should I buy an Xbox One X if I don't have a 4K TV?

Putting off buying an Xbox One X because you're not sure if you need a 4K TV to get the best from it? We're about to answer that question for you

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Disney's Diablo-Style Game, Marvel Heroes, Shuts Down Soon

<b>Update:</b> The official Twitter account for Marvel Heroes has shared a message from the development team announcing the shutdown. It states that servers will remain online through the end of the year, shutting down after December 31, 2017. Additionally, the ability to spend real-world money in-game …

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Soccer Is Better On Xbox One | Xbox

FOOTBALL IS BETTER ON XBOX ONE<p>Don’t just play. Play like Real Madrid.<p>If you want to play like the best, you need to learn from the best. Watch Real …

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Adventure racer Defunct set to arrive on Xbox One and PS4 this December

SOEDESCO have announced that their indie racing adventure title, <b>Defunct</b>, developed by Freshly Squeezed will race on to the Xbox One and Playstation 4 …

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Free Shadow Of War DLC Updates Announced, First Ones Releasing Soon

Middle-earth: Shadow of War will be getting tons of new DLC in the next few months. Publisher Warner Bros. has announced a series of free content updates, with the first ones rolling out on November 21. These are all in addition to the four Shadow of War DLC expansions four expansions that have …

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Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Three More Major Characters

The Dragon Ball FighterZ roster continues to grow. Three more characters were confirmed for the highly anticipated Dragon Ball fighting game in the latest issue of Japanese magazine <i>V-Jump</i>: adult Gohan, Gotenks, and Kid Buu.<p>The magazine includes a few screenshots of each character, as well as …

Anime

Final Fantasy 15 Comrades Multiplayer DLC Out Now

Comrades--the multiplayer expansion of Final Fantasy XV--is out now, days before the one-year anniversary of the full game's release. This DLC is just the latest in what has been a steady stream of diverse post-release content updates, from new story chapters to novelty costumes.<p>From our initial …

PlayStation 4

New Justice League Movie Costumes Added To Injustice 2

Warner Bros. and developer NetherRealm have added new sets of gear to Injustice 2 to celebrate the upcoming release of <i>Justice League</i>. Ahead of the film's premiere, players can now get new costumes based on the superhero crossover movie.<p>The new tie-in costumes are available for both the console and …

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Overwatch's Newest Hero, Moira, Is Now Available For Everyone

Following her release for testers earlier this month, Overwatch's newest hero, Moira, is now available to all players across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The next time you boot up Overwatch you should see Moira available as the game's 26th character.<p>Moira is mainly a healer. Her principal …

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Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: Nightfall Strike Guide - Savathun's Song Modifiers And Challenges

Destiny 2's latest weekly reset has taken place on PC, PS4, and Xbox One, marking the end of the latest Faction Rally event and kicking off Victory Week, which means there's a new Legendary weapon available for purchase. Bungie has also shifted the <b>Flashpoint</b> to <b>Titan</b> and rotated the selection of …

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