This last week saw the unveiling of a number of gaming-related Microsoft news, as well as the expected Windows 11 test builds, and even new security flaws. Be sure to catch up via our overview.
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Microsoft is bringing another wealth of games to Xbox Game Pass in the remaining days of August. This includes Annapurna's Twelve Minutes, 4X game Humankind, Double Fine's Psychonauts 2, and more.
The last seven days were quite eventful in Microsoft land, with earnings reports, the arrival of Flight Sim on console, and the EOL of Skype for Business Online. Be sure to catch up via our overview.
Microsoft's Turn 10 Studios has announced that Forza Motorsport 7 is being delisted from the Microsoft Store and Xbox Game Pass, just four years after launch due to expiration of licenses.
Microsoft Flight Simulator heads to Xbox Series X|S consoles on July 27 and is available on day one for Game Pass users. There is also a Top Gun" Maverick expansion pack coming later this year.
As we prepare for Microsoft's E3 showcase, we take a look at what happened this week, including better vertical tabs in Edge, Patch Tuesday updates, and more. Be sure to catch up via our overview.
Microsoft is rolling out updates to the three most recent Windows 10 versions to fix the issue with Xbox Game Pass titles failing to install or run. The firm recently posted workarounds for the issue.
As we wrap up yet another week, we take a look at the arrival of Edge Beta on Linux, new Game Pass games, a new Segoe font, and a lot more Microsoft news. Be sure to catch up via our handy overview.
Microsoft has confirmed that it is dropping the "Xbox Live" brand name and will now refer to the underlying online service as "Xbox network" instead. Hints of this change began back in August 2020.
This last week brought into view Microsoft's Q2 FY 2021 earnings report, the impressive growth of Game Pass, new Insider builds, and an updated Edge roadmap. Be sure to catch up via our overview.
Microsoft was supposed to add Electronic Arts' subscription service to Xbox Game Pass for PC today, but it looks like the integration is being delayed to 2021. A clear reason wasn't given.
Samsung's Galaxy Store is getting a new look and its primary purpose is to remind its users that they still have Fornite and can access Xbox Game Pass Ultimate through its storefront as well.
This week brought with it new Insider builds for both Widows and Office, the availability of new Surface hardware and of course, Xbox Series optimized games. Be sure to catch up via our recap.
Microsoft has put an official date on the launch of cloud gaming as part of Xbox Game Pass, bringing the over 100 games on the service to players on smartphones, thanks to Project xCloud.
With Patch Tuesday, and a number of gaming-related news meant this past week was pretty packed. Version 2004 was offered to more people, and Surface owners got updates too. You can catch up below.
In the last seven days, 20H1 made its way to the Release Preview, a bunch of productivity apps got updated, Gears Tactics started the pre-launch prep, and more. Be sure to catch up below.
In the first Microsoft Weekly column of the year we take a look at the kerfuffle with the Xbox Series X ports, some new Edge icons, and the first Insider Preview build of 2020. Catch up below.
Alongside eight games releasing for Game Pass users on Xbox and PC, the Gears 5 Tech Test also kicks off this month with a 'Versus mode' for all Game Pass users ahead of its September release.
Included in this week's Deals with Gold are both the standard and deluxe editions of Mass Effect: Andromeda at 70% off for the Xbox One. There are also a few Xbox 360 deals valid until July 9.
Gaming news was present quite a bit this week, accompanied by some info about patches, new Edgium builds, and much more. Be sure to catch up via the handy guide that awaits you herein.
Starting this Thursday and running through Friday, Microsoft will be running one of its best deals ever for the Xbox Game Pass. You can get three months of the game subscription service for just $1.
Quite a few updates showed up this week with fixes for a number of Windows 10 versions (including 1809), an interesting teaser for Obsidian's next RPG, and a lot more. Be sure to catch up below.
Forza Horizon 4 and six other games are heading to the Xbox Game Pass' growing library in October. Wolfenstein: The New Order, Metro 2033 Redux, Split/Second, will be some of the other new arrivals.
Ten more games are incoming to Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass subscription program in September, including Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Quantum Break, Onrush, Aven Colony, and more.
It's been an interesting half a fortnight for the Redmond giant, with news covering the Insider previews, app updates and gaming additions. Be sure to catch up via our handy guide below.
Ten more games are heading to the Xbox Game Pass in July, with Microsoft revealing Warhammer: Vermintide 2, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, Fallout 3, DiRT 4, Abzu, Bomber Crew, and more.
In addition to the six previously announced games that joined the Xbox Game Pass program today, Microsoft has added several more games to the service, including some popular Star Wars titles.
Eight games will be added to the Xbox Game Pass subscription program in May, including the Microsoft first-party title, State of Decay 2, as well as Pro Evolution Soccer 2018, Overcooked, and more.
A stack of more games are heading to Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass program next month, bringing Sea of Thieves, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Super Lucky's Tale, and more to all subscribers.
An Austrian retailer has dropped "all Microsoft consoles" following the announcement that all new titles published by the company would be available on day one with the Xbox Game Pass.
Microsoft has unleashed an array of deals that span its entire line of products. But, the Xbox Game Pass stands out as an amazing way for gamers to experience the best of Xbox for a reasonable price.
ReCore Definitive Edition, which offers various improvements over the standard version, can now be purchased for $19.99 on Xbox One and Windows 10, or downloaded through the Xbox Game Pass.
In a recent interview, Xbox boss Phil Spencer indicated that he was interested in bringing emulation for original Xbox games and a Game Pass-like subscription service for games on PC.
The Xbox Game Pass Alpha Preview will end on April 7, much earlier than expected. The general availability of the new service is expected for later this Spring and will feature a huge list of games.
Microsoft unveiled a new program for Xbox gamers today, letting them play up to 100 titles with a Netflix-esque subscription program called Xbox Game Pass. The offering will go live later this Spring.