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Gears Pop Brings Funkos and Tactics to PC and Mobile Later This Week

If POP! and Gears are your thing, we have good news.

The Fall and Rise of the Xbox One

The Xbox One is the best pure console on the market right now, but it's been a hard road getting to this point.

A Love Letter to Forza Horizon 4's Worst Cars and The Silly Designs I Slap on Them

Who cares about racing? Customizing Forza Horizon 4's worst cars is its own perverse pleasure.

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Gears Pop Brings Funkos and Tactics to PC and Mobile Later This Week

If POP! and Gears are your thing, we have good news.

The Fall and Rise of the Xbox One

The Xbox One is the best pure console on the market right now, but it's been a hard road getting to this point.

A Love Letter to Forza Horizon 4's Worst Cars and The Silly Designs I Slap on Them

Who cares about racing? Customizing Forza Horizon 4's worst cars is its own perverse pleasure.

State of Decay 2 Review

Nothing goes together quite like zombies and math.

Sea of Thieves Gets Its First Pirate Legend, Community Says Streamer is #NotMyPirateLegend

The pinnacle of the current game is reached, but the community isn't happy.

5 Things We Want From Sea of Thieves' Post-Launch Content

Sea of Thieves is here, but this treasure chest could use a little more gold.

Sea of Thieves Requires a Good Crew for Maximum Fun and Plunder

Hopefully, you have a good group of friends, because Sea of Thieves needs everyone working together.

Halo 5, The Master Chief Collection, and Halo Wars 2 Getting Xbox One X Enhancements Into 2018

Microsoft is going to continue to update the entire Halo slate.

Forza Motorsport 7 Review: A Beautiful Ride, But The Tires Need Some Air

Turn 10 Studios returns to the track with Forza's more technical racer.

Microsoft Announces Age of Empires IV From Dawn of War Developer Relic

Relic Entertainment takes on Microsoft's historic strategy series.

Xbox Gamescom 2017 Show Recap: All Xbox One X, All Bundles

Microsoft offers the Xbox One X for pre-order and more.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Hits 8 Million Sold Worldwide

You can't stop this chicken dinner.

Forza Horizon 3 Sells 2.5 Million Copies As Franchise Crosses $1 Billion

Turn 10 and Playground Games has made Forza into a bonafide success.

Everything You Need To Know About Killer Instinct's Teabagging Controversy

Killer Instinct tournament organizers decide to make etiquette into hard rules, only to change course.

Xbox Boss: "I Know We Have To Take Risks" After Scalebound Cancellation

Phil Spencer admits that Microsoft may have faltered, but promises to right the ship.

Scalebound's Kamiya and Platinum Games Promise "To Keep Delivering Fun Games"

Platinum and Kamiya apologize to fans after the cancellation of Scalebound.

Microsoft Cancelling Platinum Games' Xbox One Exclusive, Scalebound

The development of Scalebound may be in trouble.

Killer Instinct Reintroduces Ultimates and Launches The 2017 KI Ultra Tour

A classic mechanic and a new character highlight the beginning of KI's eSports season.

Killer Instinct's Legends of Thunder Pack Brings Character Close to His Roots

Microsoft Studios and Iron Galaxy reinvision Chief Thunder again, with the help of the Nez Percé.

ReCore PC Review: Building a Platform for New Legends

Comcept and Armature mix Mega Man Legends and Metroid Prime together to create something new.

Quantum Break Coming to Steam on September 14

New retail version of Quantum Break is coming, alongside the Steam release.

Sea of Thieves Interview with Rare's Gregg Mayles

Get the scoop on what you can expect from Rare's upcoming pirate MMO.

The Fable Ends as Microsoft Plans "Proposed Closure" Of Lionhead

Microsoft closes Lionhead Studios and Press Play Studios, cancelling Fable Legends and Project Knoxville in the process.

Microsoft's Press Play Opens Its Development Process to the Players

The developer behind Max: The Curse of Brotherhood wants players to choose its next project.

Sunset Overdrive Xbox One Review: Party in the Apocalypse

Insomniac Games wants you to enjoy the end of Sunset City in its Xbox One exclusive.

D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die Xbox One Review: Murder by Letters

Deadly Premonition's SWERY returns with another off-kilter detective story—and finally, a budget that lets his unique personality shine.