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Fortnite season 8 brings back Cubes and they’re ruining everything

Fortnite season 8 brings back Cubes and they’re ruining everything

With the wrap-up of Fortnite season 7 over the weekend, Epic today kicked off season 8. The alien mothership may be gone, but the Cubes that powered it have made crash landings onto Fortnite's map. Now they're causing all kinds of havoc, corrupting the land around where they settled and opening portals to a place called the Sideways.

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Far Cry 6 post-launch DLC includes Rambo and Stranger Things crossovers

Far Cry 6 post-launch DLC includes Rambo and Stranger Things crossovers

Far Cry 6 isn't even here yet, and already Ubisoft is talking about the post-launch roadmap for the game. That's par for the course for Ubisoft, and for those who are looking forward to Far Cry 6, it seems that the company has a lot of post-launch content lined up. From crossovers and special operations to weekly insurgencies and event throwbacks to old Far Cry games, it seems that Far Cry 6 will have an extensive mix of free and paid DLC.

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Update your Xbox controllers now, and spread the love

Update your Xbox controllers now, and spread the love

This week Microsoft released firmware updates to Xbox controllers of several sorts. This update affects Xbox One controllers with Bluetooth, Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2, and Xbox Adaptive Controllers. In this update, users will get features that were only previously available on the newest in new Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S controllers.

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Latest Xbox Free Play Days weekend has a little something for everyone

Latest Xbox Free Play Days weekend has a little something for everyone

The weekend is nearly here, and as it does every once in a while, Microsoft has kicked off another Free Play Days promotion. As always, three games have gone entirely free-to-play for the duration of the weekend, with discounts available for those who decide to buy once the free weekend is up. However, keep in mind that you'll need to be subscribed to Xbox Live Gold to participate in this Free Play Days promo.

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Xbox Insiders test Controller firmware update, upgraded TV integration

Xbox Insiders test Controller firmware update, upgraded TV integration

Although they look like they just play games, gaming consoles today are as complicated as PCs. They even share almost the same as desktop computers while functioning as an entertainment hub for games and other digital content. Likewise, game controllers have become more sophisticated, more complex, and a bit more general-purpose. It's not surprising, then, that Xbox is lining up a few updates that will upgrade players' experiences when using first-party Xbox controllers and when using an Xbox in tandem with a TV.

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Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl gameplay trailer drops essential tidbits

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl gameplay trailer drops essential tidbits

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl is already shaping up to be one of the most surprising games of the year. While many of us probably assumed All-Star Brawl was just going to be some Nickelodeon-themed Smash Bros. cash grab, we quickly realized that the developers behind the game seem to be taking it very seriously. If you need more convincing, then Ludosity's new gameplay breakdown might be worth a watch.

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Alan Wake Remastered finally confirmed with 4K visuals

Alan Wake Remastered finally confirmed with 4K visuals

It's definitely been a long time coming, but today Remedy and Epic Games announced that the original Alan Wake is finally being remastered. Rumors of this remaster have been swirling for years, and now it looks like it's happening at last. While the remaster is exciting on its own, perhaps the best part of this announcement is that it means Alan Wake is finally coming to PlayStation consoles for the first time - more than 11 years after it initially launched for Xbox 360.

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I fear Sony is burning PS5 bridges with its most loyal gamers

I fear Sony is burning PS5 bridges with its most loyal gamers

At the beginning of this generation, it really seemed like all Sony had to do was stay the course and it would wind up on top again with the PlayStation 5. History proves that can be a tough thing to do, as winners in one generation sometimes become losers in the next. For instance, consider that the PlayStation 2 - the best-selling game console of all time - was followed by the PS3, a console that struggled from the outset and in the end only managed to break even with the Xbox 360. An even better - and more dramatic - example is the bomb that was the Wii U following the 100 million-selling Wii.

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Here’s our first look at Marvel’s Midnight Suns and its card-based battle system

Here’s our first look at Marvel’s Midnight Suns and its card-based battle system

One of the biggest announcements during Gamescom last week was the reveal of Marvel's Midnight Suns from Firaxis and 2K Games. This is the long-rumored Marvel XCOM game that was said to be in the works at Firaxis, but unfortunately, that announcement came with sparse details about the game itself. Today we're learning a little bit more about Marvel's Midnight Suns, thanks to a pair of new trailers.

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Xbox Game Pass just gave Halo Infinite fans some good news

Xbox Game Pass just gave Halo Infinite fans some good news

Earlier today, Microsoft revealed a new batch of games heading to Xbox Game Pass this month. The slate of upcoming games seems pretty solid, but hidden within today's announcement was something that folks looking forward to Halo Infinite will want to take note of. As it turns out, Halo Infinite is available for pre-load through Xbox Game Pass beginning today, months before the game is slated to release.

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Xbox Game Pass picks up Breathedge, more Final Fantasy to start September

Xbox Game Pass picks up Breathedge, more Final Fantasy to start September

If you haven't noticed, it's the first day of September, which means there's a new batch of games heading to Xbox Game Pass. Microsoft today detailed the titles that will be added to Xbox Game Pass in the first half of the month. There are some familiar names among the bunch, including a Final Fantasy game that was rather divisive when it first launched.

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No Man’s Sky Frontiers update adds planetary settlements, overhauls base building

No Man’s Sky Frontiers update adds planetary settlements, overhauls base building

No Man's Sky fans are getting a nice surprise today, as the team at Hello Games has shipped a new update for the game. This update is called Frontiers, and it seems to make a lot of big additions to the game. Chief among those additions is a new planetary settlement system that allows players to discover settlements as they explore planets and build their own.

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