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Gears Tactics brings a PC turn-based strategy flavor to the franchise

Gears Tactics brings a PC turn-based strategy flavor to the franchise

Gears of War has long been Microsoft's premier franchise that it uses to showcase not only its Xbox consoles but its clout in the gaming biz as well. For the majority of the game's history, Gears has mostly been comprised of third-person shooters with one or two smaller spin-offs on the side. Now Microsoft and Xbox Game Studios are making the big announcement of the franchise's biggest departure from Gears' gameplay, bringing a touch of turn-based strategy to PC gamers.

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Moving Out released to Nintendo Switch, PS4, launch day 1 on Xbox Game Pass

Moving Out released to Nintendo Switch, PS4, launch day 1 on Xbox Game Pass

The Xbox One Game Pass and Xbox Game Pass for PC crews have a day 1 release in store for the month of April, as of today. The game Moving Out was released for multiple platforms, including Xbox, PlayStation 4, PC, and Nintendo Switch, and it's ready to roll immediately. This game is made for both single-player and co-op play, and it looks like a curmudgeon of a blast of a good time.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 comes to Xbox Game Pass as a fan-favorite departs

Red Dead Redemption 2 comes to Xbox Game Pass as a fan-favorite departs

Red Dead Redemption 2 was unquestionably one the biggest games of 2018, but if you're an Xbox One owner who missed it at launch, you'll soon have your chance to play it without spending full retail price on it. Microsoft has announced that the game will be coming to Xbox Game Pass, so subscribers will be able to download it and play through it without having to pay anything beyond their monthly subscription price.

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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks serve up bonus content for subscribers

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks serve up bonus content for subscribers

With the launch of Xbox Game Pass on PC last year, Microsoft also rolled out a new subscription bundle called Game Pass Ultimate. Ultimate packs together subscriptions to Xbox Game Pass on both Xbox One and PC along with a subscription to Xbox Live Gold for $15 a month. It's not a bad subscription is you game across Xbox One and PC, and today, Microsoft is looking to make Ultimate a little more tempting to those who have yet to pull the trigger.

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Xbox Game Pass Free Games Update: Kingdom Hearts, Ninja Gaiden, Yakuza 0

Xbox Game Pass Free Games Update: Kingdom Hearts, Ninja Gaiden, Yakuza 0

Today week Megan Spurr, Community Manager, Xbox Game Pass spoke up on the next several waves of games coming to Xbox Game Pass for Console, starting on February 20. That's Thursday of this week, where Ninja Gaiden II starts off the big push on Xbox One. Also in the mix: Kingdom Hearts III, Two Point Hospital, Wasteland Remastered, Yakuza 0, Jackbox Party Pack 3, and more.

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The Witcher 3 might be the next big title for Xbox Game Pass

The Witcher 3 might be the next big title for Xbox Game Pass

The Witcher 3 has enjoyed an enduring reputation as one of the best games of this generation. If you're among the people who hasn't played it yet, you may soon get your chance, assuming that you're subscribed to Xbox Game Pass. A new ad that apparently aired before it was supposed to suggests that The Witcher 3 will be coming to Microsoft's game subscription service soon.

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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate adds six months of Spotify Premium

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate adds six months of Spotify Premium

If you own an Xbox or a gaming PC, Xbox Game Pass is a pretty decent way to play games without having to buy each one individually. Microsoft, for its part, has been promoting Game Pass at every opportunity, and now it's decided to sweeten the pot a little more. New subscribers to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will also be able to get Spotify Premium as a bonus, but as always, there are some things to be aware of before signing up.

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Xbox Game Pass on Nintendo Switch? Don’t get your hopes up

Xbox Game Pass on Nintendo Switch? Don’t get your hopes up

Xbox Game Pass is a pretty great service if you've got an Xbox One, and just recently we saw it expand to PC as well. That jump to PC and Microsoft's cross-platform ambitions have left people wondering if the company will try to bring Xbox Game Pass to even more platforms. The Nintendo Switch specifically has been the subject of some recent Game Pass rumors, but Xbox chief Phil Spencer unfortunately poured some cold water on those reports during an interview at E3 2019.

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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate detailed with subscriptions for PC and console [Update]

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate detailed with subscriptions for PC and console [Update]

A couple of weeks back, Microsoft announced that Xbox Game Pass was coming to PC. While some of us may have expected Xbox Game Pass to roll out on PC at some point later this year, Microsoft wants to get the ball rolling as quickly as possible by launching the PC version into beta today. As if that weren't enough, Microsoft is also making it easier (and cheaper) to subscribe to Xbox Game Pass on both Xbox One and PC.

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Xbox Game Pass for PC beta appears with price details

Xbox Game Pass for PC beta appears with price details

Last month, Microsoft announced that Xbox Game Pass is coming to PC, but some details were missing, notably pricing and availability. PC gamers were advised that more details would be provided during E3 2019, but they've instead appeared on the company's website ahead of its E3 event today. The subscription appears to be live in beta form and accepting signups at this time.

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Xbox Game Pass is coming to PC with more than 100 games

Xbox Game Pass is coming to PC with more than 100 games

While Microsoft was focusing on building the Xbox brand, its focus on PC gaming sort of fell by the wayside. In recent years, the company has been trying to turn that around, announcing new initiatives that would see all of Microsoft's first-party console games come to PC through Xbox Play Anywhere. Today, Microsoft took things one step further by revealing that Xbox Game Pass is coming to PC.

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