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Baseball! Apocalypse! Prison! Here are October’s Games With Gold for the Xbox

If you like baseball, escaping prison, or wallowing in depression as everyone around you dies, then October's Xbox Games With Gold has something for you. I Am Alive and The Escapists are among the freebies being offered.
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Hype train: ‘Gears of War 4’ launch trailer shows a familiar face

Gears of War 4 will feature the return of the original trilogy's Marcus Fenix, but another popular character is also making a return, and it has us very excited about The Coalition's first entry in the series.
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‘Battlefield 1’ gets some classy Xbox One S consoles for October release

Battlefield 1 launches on October 21 across the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Microsoft has a few great deals to draw you to its console. EA Access will have you trying out tons of full games, as well.
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Smash, dash, and explore Far Eden in the ‘ReCore’ launch trailer

ReCore is out in just a few weeks, and the Mega Man and Metroid Prime-inspired adventure's launch trailer draws some comparisons to Rise of the Tom Raider. The trailer also shows off the gorgeous world of Far Eden.
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Xbox Live Gold members can play 'Forza Horizon,' more for free in September

Microsoft's Larry Hryb, known to gamers as Major Nelson, has revealed the free games to Xbox Live Gold subscribers next month. The games include Forza Horizon, Mirror's Edge, Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China, and Earthlock:…
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Footage of canceled ‘GoldenEye’ remake for Xbox Live reveals what could have been

A remake of the classic Nintendo 64 shooter GoldenEye was reportedly in development for Xbox Live — no, not the one that actually saw the light of day — and new footage shows us just what could have been.
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Yes, you can directly control your dragon in PlatinumGames’ ‘Scalebound’

Scalebound gameplay demonstrations thus far have shown protagonist Drew giving orders to and riding his dragon, but you'll be able to control him, too, A move called "dragon link" temporarily gives you control of the flying beast…
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The Xbox One could be the last 'generational' console from Microsoft

Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg recently hinted that Xbox One may be the last "generational" console, as the brand moves to more frequent, incremental hardware updates.
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What’s inside?! Watch us unbox the new Xbox in 60 seconds 1:00

There's a lot of hype around the new Xbox One S. It does 4K, HDR, and you can stand it up vertically. Take 60 seconds and watch this video to know exactly what you're getting inside the box.
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Xbox One owners can play 'Rainbow Six: Siege' for free through the weekend

Rainbow Six: Siege, which originally launched late last year, will be free to all Xbox Live Gold members from Thursday until midnight Sunday. Any progress you make will carry over into the full game should you choose to buy it.
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‘Spelunky,’ ‘WWE 2K16’ among August’s free ‘Games With Gold’ titles for Xbox

Xbox Games With Gold offerings for August include a solid mix of AAA titles and smaller cult hits, including the 2003 adventure Beyond Good & Evil. As is now standard, Xbox 360 games are compatible with Xbox One.
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The ‘Xboy’ was the Xbox handheld that never was

In an interview with IGN, former Xbox head Robbie Bach revealed that the "Xboy," or a handheld Xbox branded console, was in early conceptual stages, but was halted, and not just because of the Zune.