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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft launched its subscription-based Xbox Game Pass in 2017, and the service has proven popular with avid console gamers. There has always been limited PC integration with Microsoft-developed titles, but the company’s new initiative goes a step further. The new PC version of Game Pass will bring more than 100 games to PC on a

Microsoft’s All-Digital Xbox One S Is Finally a Reality

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The rumors were true. Microsoft has announced an Xbox variant with no optical disc drive called the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition. It looks the same as any other Xbox One S with the important distinction that there’s no drive slot on the front. Microsoft will push game downloads, and it’s including a few of

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Earlier this year, AMD leaker TUM_APISAK caught sight of a new AMD engineering SKU that seemed relevant to the upcoming Xbox Next / PlayStation 5 consoles. Today, a new — but similar — SoC has tipped up in the 3DMark database: “ZG16702AE8JB2_32/10/18_13F8” AMD Gonzalo ZG16702AE8JB2_32/10/18_13F8 — APISAK (@TUM_APISAK) April 10, 2019 Believe it or not,

Microsoft Now Allows PC Game Streaming on Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s Xbox One unveil and initial positioning were, to put it simply, a disaster. The company’s vision of an all-in-one media center box that served as a sort of hub for home entertainment, streaming services, and gaming at a higher price point ultimately didn’t survive contact with Sony’s simpler, more focused, and less expensive approach.

Devil May Cry 5 Plays Like a Dream, But It’s a Nightmare on Xbox One S

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. With the exception of the divisive 2013 reboot by western developer Ninja Theory, Devil May Cry diehards haven’t received much love from Capcom since 2008. But with this year’s proper numbered sequel, the father of modern character action games is back in full force. At our sister site IGN, Mitchell Saltzman awarded Devil May Cry

Microsoft’s New, Digital-Only Xbox One S Could Arrive By May

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. For the past few months, we’ve heard rumors of a new Xbox One model headed for market. The new console keeps the same underlying hardware like the Xbox One S (which is to say, it’s very slightly faster than the original model), but removes the disc drive. Formerly known as Project Maverick, it’s now reportedly

Sony Now Offering Refunds on Anthem as Crash Reports Spread to Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Once upon a time, there was an incredible RPG developer named BioWare. It created some of the most enduring RPGs ever built, from the beloved isometric Baldur’s Gate series to Mass Effect. Games like Knights of the Old Republic remain legendary in the PC gaming canon. Now, dark times have fallen over BioWare. Its latest

AMD Gonzalo APU in PS5, Xbox Next May Feature Navi Graphics, Zen Cores

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. AMD hasn’t formally announced that it has won the Xbox Next and PlayStation 5 contracts just yet, but it’s considered a more-or-less foregone conclusion in the industry. Now, noted hardware leaker TUM_APISAK has released a Tweet he claims identifies and unveils AMD’s Gonzalo APU — or at least, what its specifications claim about the chip.

Microsoft Isn’t Building a 4K, 240fps, $400 Xbox Next

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. We’ve already started hearing about Microsoft and Sony’s plans for the next generation of console hardware. Microsoft is rumored to be working on a series of devices, with two new variants of the current Xbox One with cloud-streaming features, as well as a pair of new devices for the Xbox Next. The rumor we’re dealing

Microsoft May Launch Xbox One Without a Disc Drive

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Console gaming is more complicated than it used to be. Time was, you’d slam a new disc or cartridge in your machine, and you’d be playing in moments. Today, most games you purchase on disc have big patches to download and online features to set up, so why not do away with the discs entirely?