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5 Xbox One Games We Want to See at E3 2016

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E3 is like Christmas for gamers. Maybe we don’t actually get anything that day (unless we’re lucky enough to attend), but after months of hoping and wishing, we at least find out what we’ll be playing for the rest of the year. The announcements at E3 can be enough to make grown men weep, or can nearly sink a console. …

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Xbox One Beta Impressions: Doom

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There has been a void in gaming, an absentee of a certain brand of First Person shooter. A statement like that will probably come as a shock to many people, as the FPS genre is arguably the most bloated and crowded genre in the current video game landscape. There’s been an ongoing movement one can plot, from before Call of …

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The 5 Most Anticipated Xbox One Exclusive Games of 2016

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E3 is still more than two months away, and there are no doubt tons of games to be announced there, but already it looks like 2016 is going to be Microsoft’s best line-up of Xbox games ever. And that’s including all three Xbox consoles its put out since 2001. If you thought last year was great between Halo 5, Forza …

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[Updated March 25] The Division Game Journal Entries 1-7

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Tom Clancy’s The Division is a game just released, and both me and my girlfriend are falling into it in a big way. Unfortunately for us, I take my games a little to serious. Sometimes they almost even feel real to me. These are excerpts from my journal. Tune back in every couple days to see if there’s a new …

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Raising Your Gamerscore in the Age of Xbox One

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As I write this article in late February 2016, the Gamerscore on my primary profile, Fryburg84 stands at 173,753. According to Microsoft, the average Gamerscore as of 2015 stood at 11,286, so I guess you could say that I’m a little above average. I picked up my Xbox 360 and earned my first achievement in June 2006, so I’ve been …

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Xbox One First Impressions: Tom Clancy’s The Division Alpha/Beta

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There are movements in games that you can track, sometimes deep into the history of gaming. For instance, the MOBA (Massively Online Battle Arena) is a game like Smite or League of Legends that traces its origins all the way back to a modification for Warcraft 3. Then there’s a game like Destiny which can trace its roots all the …

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February’s Free Games: Who Won?

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February’s free games are out, with both companies bringing a different approach to the table. PlayStation is hitting the unique category while Microsoft is hitting the RPG angle with the current generation. Let’s break down the games. Read on to see who we crowned the winner. Current Generation, PlayStation 4: Helldivers: Democracy Strikes Back This one may have flown under …

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