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Xbox One: LEGO Worlds Review

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Minecraft has been a global phenomenon over the past half decade, but no one has truly tried to do something new with that formula. Many games have tried to clone it, but a different spin on the world-building genre hasn’t been attempted until now. LEGO Worlds is another Travelers Tales game that uses the usual mix of macros for building …

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Games With Gold Rundown for May 1-15

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The first half of May is upon us, and brought with it a new batch of Games With Gold. The Walking Dead: Season Two continues from last month’s lineup, and will last until May 15. Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams – Director’s Cut will last all month and be available until May 31, while Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II is …

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Games With Gold Rundown for April 1-15

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The first half of the month for Games With Gold users is outstanding. You can still get EVOLVE: Ultimate Edition, Ryse: Son of Rome, and Darksiders.  EVOLVE was a rare AAA-level game made available on the service, and it’s one that is available for an entire month. Ryse is an Xbox One launch title that many expected to be on …

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Microsoft Announces Wireless Tech Controller Line

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Microsoft has announced an all-new line of Xbox One controllers. The tech series will revitalize the controller line and is inspired by both military technology and combat armor. The biggest gameplay improvements come from the new rubberized grip on the back of the controller, which should be incredibly helpful for long-term gaming sessions. On a pure appearance level, it has …

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Games With Gold Rundown for February 16-28

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This past week, a new pair of Games With Gold joined the lineup. The Xbox 360 game Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and the Xbox One’s Project Cars: Digital Edition were added while Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime will be available until the end of the month. The Force Unleashed stars the new protagonist Starkiller and was a huge early …

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Xbox One Review: Mirror’s Edge Catalyst

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I never really liked the original Half Life. Sure I enjoyed the mods, and the whole multiplayer community surrounding it, but I could never beat the campaign without cheats. It was all the platforming levels. Trying to make precision jumps on small platforms that one could easily miss and fall to their death is really hard when you can’t see …

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Microsoft E3 2016 – Xbox Conference Rundown

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There is only one event every year that geeks hold their breath the entire year round waiting for. And that’s Comic Con. Okay, and maybe Blizzcon, Penny Arcade Expo, Game Developers conference, and more. I’m sorry, did I say one event a year? The impact E3 makes on gaming seems to be growing smaller (some would call that shrinking) , …

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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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