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Xbox One Elite Controller Review

Xbox One Elite Controller Review

It's been several weeks since I first laid hands on the Xbox One Elite Controller. I've come to the following conclusion: I've never reviewed a device that's so unnecessary and yet so completely worth the cash it costs at the same time. "Oh god," you might say, "I could have bought myself a whole month's worth of pizza with the money I spent on this controller." Not long after, you might find yourself saying "Oh my goodness I can't believe I ever used a controller other than this one... it's so good, and feels so right."

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Fallout 4 for Xbox One comes with a weird free gift

Fallout 4 for Xbox One comes with a weird free gift

The Xbox One has come a long way since it was first announced. After a fair bit of initial backlash, the console has proven to be a solid successor to the 360. They're rolling out a big update next week that will bring one of the most-anticipated features to the console, backwards-compatibility. And those purchasing Fallout 4 next week will get a little surprise, along these lines.

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Fallout 4 cars come to Microsoft’s Forza Motorsport 6

Fallout 4 cars come to Microsoft’s Forza Motorsport 6

Now here's a bit of an unexpected cross-over: Xbox One gamers are getting treated to a special set of Fallout 4-themed cars as DLC for the recently released racing game Forza Motorsport 6. Feast your eyes on the vehicle above, a 1956 Ford F100 adorned with Vault-Tec logos and looking it's rolled right out of the post-nuclear apocalypse that makes up the world of Fallout 4. Forza 6 players can download that pickup truck starting today, and it's completely free.

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Xbox One Backward Compat questions answered ahead of launch

Xbox One Backward Compat questions answered ahead of launch

In just a week's time, Xbox One owners will be receiving the biggest software update to the console ever. And while the update will be bringing many, many features, like Windows 10 and a revamped interface, one thing that many gamers are waiting for is the backwards compatibility feature for Xbox 360 games. Since such a feature has never before heard of in a mainstream console, it is only natural that there are many questions surrounding it. Luckily, Major Nelson has taken some time with FLitz from Smosh Games to answer some of those.

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Halo 5: $400M sales, 7M online matches in first week

Halo 5: $400M sales, 7M online matches in first week

Halo 5: Guardians, the latest in the mega-hit Xbox game series, has now been available for a full week. While it was a pretty safe assumption that it would be a very popular seller, just as past Halo titles have been, Microsoft has revealed a few figures to highlight the Xbox One game's launch success. Halo 5's first week of sales have brought in more than $400 million, but even more incredible is that the lifetime sales of the franchise have topped $5 billion. The fans still love the Master Chief.

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Star Wars Battlefront comes early for EA Access Members

Star Wars Battlefront comes early for EA Access Members

There's no denying that this year is the year of Star Wars. We're getting our first new movies in over a decade, and the first ones with the original cast since the 80's. EA has been hard at work on ressurecting the Battlefront series, and the next iteration is set to launch in just two weeks. If you're wanting to get in on the action a little early, we know how.

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Swarovski-coated Halo Master Chief helmet gets auctioned for charity

Swarovski-coated Halo Master Chief helmet gets auctioned for charity

Unless you've been hiding out in a cave with no internet connection, you're probably aware that today marks the launch of Halo 5: Guardians. Last night, game stores across the country and around the globe opened their doors at midnight, just so gamers could get their fix. I've seen a lot of pre-order bonuses and tie-in products, but here's a one-of-a-kind Halo collectible that you probably haven't seen.

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Windows 10 comes to the Xbox One 12th November

Windows 10 comes to the Xbox One 12th November

Let that sentence sink in for just a bit longer. Windows, an OS mostly associated with desktop and laptops, will be running on a gaming console. A few years ago, that concept might have been unthinkable. But with Microsoft's push to put Windows 10 on every device it can get its mitts on, that is the reality facing Xbox One owners in little over two weeks. Xbox's Phil Spencer announced that the major update will hit consoles starting November 12, bringing a revamped Windows 10 interface and much more.

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Fallout 4 Xbox One controller arrives next month

Fallout 4 Xbox One controller arrives next month

You’ve been preparing for it — maybe you’ve even shelled out for the special beer — and now it is nearly upon us: Fallout 4 arrives next month for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Those playing it on the Xbox console will have a special controller option thanks to Bethesda, which is teasing gamers with a bright blue controller up for pre-sale in its online store. The controller is only offered for Xbox One, and it’ll arrive alongside the game.

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Could we see Halo 5: Guardians released on PC?

Could we see Halo 5: Guardians released on PC?

When Microsoft announced that both the PS4 and Xbox One would be built on the x86 architecture, PC gamers everywhere rejoiced. This marked the first time that the top two consoles shared the same underlying architecture as the PC. This would (hopefully) pave the way for more games to appear on PC, and for better ports. Well, one seemingly exclusive title might make its way to the PC, because of this very reason.

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Turtle Beach Xbox One headsets recalled due to mold risk

Turtle Beach Xbox One headsets recalled due to mold risk

If you own a Turtle Beach headset, you might want to read on. Recently, Turtle Beach has announced that mold spores have been found on a small number of their Ear Force XO FOUR Stealth headsets. They are putting forth a voluntary recall in cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition is back in stock

Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition is back in stock

War. War never changes. Nor does the beginning of a Fallout game. One of the first things that happens in any Fallout game is that you equip a certain device on your wrist. For one reason or another, you're gifted this device, and it becomes central to everything in the game. That is, of course, a Pip-Boy. And for a short time, you have the chance to get one for real.

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