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Xbox Games with Gold offers Lego Batman, Armello in May

Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will get four free games in May as part of Microsoft’s Xbox Games with Gold program. Next month’s games will roll out on May 1 with Traveller’s Tales’ kid-friendly action brawler Lego Batman: The Video Game for Xbox 360 and League of Geeks’ “grim fairy tale board game come to life” […]

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Microsoft announces some free-to-play games, including Fortnite and Warzone, now playable without Xbox Live Gold

Many free-to-play games on Xbox Series S, Xbox Series X and Xbox One consoles will no longer require an Xbox Live Gold membership, Microsoft announced on Wednesday. The change was made official after Microsoft started lifting the restriction in its Xbox Insiders beta testing program. Furthermore, a system update this month will open up the Looking for Group option to […]

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Microsoft tests lifting Xbox Live Gold paywall for free-to-play multiplayer games

Microsoft is currently testing a change to Xbox Live Gold that would allow players to access certain online multiplayer features — such as multiplayer gaming in free-to-play titles — without an active Xbox Live Gold subscription, the company announced Wednesday on the Xbox Insider Twitter account. The company originally announced plans to make this change alongside a rollback of a […]

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Xbox Live is getting a new name

After over 18 years, Microsoft will soon rename Xbox Live. The service will be called Xbox network. Some of the earliest mentions of the name change came from beta testers of Xbox’s new dashboard, however Microsoft has since confirmed the changes itself. In a statement to The Verge, a Microsoft spokesperson said, “‘Xbox network’ refers to the underlying Xbox online […]

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Halo 3 fans spent 13 years trying to break into a skybox

By now it should be clear that Termacious Trickocity are a tenacious bunch: The Halo group has made a name for itself by achieving elaborate exploits that the wider community often regards as impossible. But usually, when a challenge stands in its way, Trickocity have objects to play with, like weapons or cover, which can then be manipulated to clip […]

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Xbox will let you install games before you buy them

A new feature coming to the Xbox operating system allows players to download any game before its launch — whether they’ve pre-ordered it from the Xbox store or not — so that games on disc are as ready-to-go as their digital versions. Jerko Cilas, a writer for Lords of Gaming, noted the capability on Twitter Wednesday afternoon. He activated the […]

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