Halo Infinite technical preview this weekend is super awkward for UK gamers

Technical previews will run for Halo Infinite this weekend and next, but UK gamers are likely to get only half the playtime of the US. With its December 8 release date, Halo Infinite is set to be the last major video game launch of 2021 but while we still know practically nothing about the story […]

Xbox Game Pass Is Adding 13 Games, Including Sable And Subnautica: Below Zero

If you are a subscriber to Xbox Game Pass, you can look forward to 13 new games arriving on the service between now and the beginning of October. Eight of these games hit Game Pass on the day of their release, including the highly anticipated indie game Sable. Subnautica’s excellent continuation, Below Zero, will also […]

Your Xbox One Controllers Are Getting A Next-Gen Upgrade

Microsoft has encouraged us to whip out our wallet and pony up for some hot new controllers based on Forza and Halo, but if you don’t have the cash to spare, your old Xbox One controllers still work with the Xbox Series X/S … and those old controllers are about to get a little bit better. […]

Xbox Game Pass Adds 8 New Games, Here's What's Arriving And Leaving

Xbox Game Pass is adding even more titles to its evolving library, this time with another Final Fantasy adventure and some indie favorites. That, or you can get your crazed surgeon on with yet another simulator joining the fray.  Before diving into the eight new games arriving on Xbox Game Pass this next month, let’s […]

Kingdom Hearts 3 Review: A Flawed, Emotional, Ode To Joy, Pixar-Style

The moment Kingdom Hearts 3 gave me control of Sora in Andy’s Room from Toy Story, my eyes started to fill up with tears. There was no particular trigger for this. No existential angst being thrown in my face. No looming threat for any characters I’ve cared about for decades. I was just existing vicariously […]

Halo Infinite story campaign may already have been leaked

The technical preview for Halo Infinite may have revealed more than it intended, as dataminers piece together the game’s entire story. We hope it’s obvious but just in case it’s not: this article contains lots of spoilers about Halo Infinite. Or perhaps not if the details have been misunderstood or fabricated. The information first appeared […]

Hellblade's Xbox Series X/S Update Adds Ray Tracing And Other Improvements

As we patiently wait for the next chapter in the Hellblade saga, the first game, Senua’s Sacrifice, just got a big optimization update for Xbox Series X/S. The 2017 action game, which already looked pretty sharp, runs better than ever thanks to tweaks that improve resolution, performance, and even adds a quality-of-life feature.  Developer Ninja […]

Xbox Gamescom 2021 Event Announced As Livestream Event With A Few Surprises In Store

Microsoft has announced its Xbox Gamescom 2021 event with a special livestream slated to arrive later this month. While Gamescom in the past has usually meant an in-person gathering set in Cologne, Germany, the continued concern over COVID-19 has continued on the digital-only event trend. With this year’s Xbox Gamescom 2021 event being a live-streamed […]

Halo Infinite release date is November reveals… Krispy Kreme

A Mexican ad for a Master Chief themed Krispy Kreme doughnut seems to have accidentally given away what month Halo Infinite will launch. The reason there are so many leaks nowadays is that if anyone makes any mistake, in any country, the internet will know about it within seconds. It certainly didn’t take long for […]