The bot-focused multiplayer technical preview of Halo Infinite will kick off the game's flighting this weekend. 343 Industries is rolling out flight invites to selected Halo Insiders already.
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Bots will be the primary focus of the very first Halo Infinite technical preview that is coming up soon. Slayer matches across three maps will be available as Insiders go up against AI.
Bethesda is introducing public and custom servers to Fallout 76, offering players a way to change the adventure game's ruleset, from removing construction limitations to tweaking survival elements.
Tango Gameworks has announced that its upcoming horror action game Ghostwire: Tokyo will now be launching next year. The Microsoft-owned studio's title is coming to PlayStation 5 and PC.
Mojang is taking Minecraft Dungeons players to The End in its latest DLC: Echoing Void. This sixth DLC for the game will conclude the Orb of Dominance storyline. An Ultimate Edition is also incoming.
id Software is now working on a horde mode for Doom Eternal, letting the Slayer duke it out with demons indefinitely. However, the long-promised multiplayer Invasion mode has been canceled.
The seventh season of content for Halo: The Master Chief Collection is packed with modding tools for Halo: Combat Evolved, the Reach custom game browser, Elite armors, a new map and more.
In a new multiplayer overview, Halo Infinite developer 343 Industries detailed the new Academy training system, changes to the sandbox, Spartan customization, monetization, and more.
At the Xbox Bathesda Showcase today, Obsidian announced a sequel to The Outer Worlds. It is set in a new star system with an entirely new crew, and it's called The Outer Worlds 2. That's all we know.
Arkane Studios has unveiled Redfall, a brand new cooperative game that involves taking down "science-inspired" vampires that's laying siege to a town. The game will be Xbox platform exclusive.
The Nuclear Winter battle royale mode of Fallout 76 is in the process of being shut down due to low player interest. Bethesda will be offering new ways to earn its exclusive rewards.
With 23 development studios under it, Microsoft is making plans to roll out at least one new game out every quarter. As with other first-party games, these will be day one Xbox Game Pass drops.
The first half of the upcoming Minecraft Caves & Cliffs update is launching across Minecraft Bedrock and Java Editions on June 8. It carries new mobs, blocks, items, and more for the sandbox game.
Microsoft will be unveiling what's next for Xbox and Bethesda in its upcoming games showcase during E3 week. The highly anticipated event is sure to bring out the big guns such as Starfield and Halo.
Microsoft will soon be hosting a special joint conference that shows off wares from both Xbox and Bethesda according to Xbox Game Studios head Matt Booty. This is likely to be a part of E3.
The Coalition is the latest Xbox Game Studios developer to confirm its next-generation game projects will be powered by Unreal Engine 5. Reveals won't be happening for some time, however.
InXile Entertainment today revealed The Battle of Steeltown narrative expansion for its latest RPG Wasteland 3. The story will take players to a factory complex to solve a Colorado supply issue.
Rare has pushed out Sea of Thieves Season Two for all players, bringing in features such as Trade Routes, resources for purchase with Gold, another battle pass with 100 new items to unlock, and more.
The next major update to Minecraft, Caves & Cliffs, has been split into two, with Mojang delivering the first half in the summer, while the second half will take until the holiday season to land.
The Age of Empires II and III Definitive Editions are receiving new content this year, both free and paid. A new co-op mode, The United States as a civilization, and more expansions are confirmed.
Arkane Studios' Deathloop is no longer facing a May launch, with the game now coming out in September this year. It seems this delay is also because of issues surrounding the ongoing pandemic.
343 Industries has pushed out the Season 6 free update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection, offering all players the Halo Online map Waterfall in Halo 3, another way to unlock cosmetics, and more.
Bethesda is planning another year of free content for its multiplayer RPG Fallout 76. The newly unveiled roadmap lays out what's incoming, which has alien events, Steel Reign story updates, and more.
Rare has announced Sea of Thieves is now 20 million players strong across all platforms just as the game becomes three years old. There's a weekend of festivities planned to celebrate the occasion.
id Software has surprise announced the release date of Doom Eternal: Ancient Gods Part Two as tomorrow, March 18. The expansion will conclude the Doom Slayer's saga, pitting him against the Dark Lord.
Phil Spencer has said that future Bethesda titles without contractual obligations will only be available on platforms where Xbox Game Pass exists, confirming Xbox ecosystem exclusivity.
Microsoft has announced a massive wave of Xbox Game Pass games that will hit tomorrow March 12. The games are from eight Bethesda Softworks franchises, including The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, and more.
The massively popular Playground-developed racer Forza Horizon 4 is now finally available on Steam. This is the first Forza entry to appear on Steam, and it sports cross-play with all Xbox platforms.
Microsoft today officially welcomed ZeniMax Media and its eight studios into Xbox, bringing in development giants like Bethesda, MachineGames, id, and more. Xbox exclusives are planned.
While Season One is still underway, Rare today pushed an update to Sea of Thieves that preps the game for a fishing-focused event, and delivered Japanese localization, Steam friends support, and more.
In a community QnA session by 343 Industries' Quinn DelHoyo, the developer revealed that Halo Infinite will sport a vehicle damage system that lets players damage specific parts to affect them.
343 Industries will soon start to push out Insider builds for the Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The next one is coming with a multiplayer game browser, FOV sliders for Xbox One, and much more.
Mojang Studios today announced that its dungeon crawler Minecraft spin-off from last year, Minecraft Dungeons, now has over 10 million players across PC, Xbox, Switch, and PlayStation platforms.
Playground Games' Forza Horizon 4 will soon be arriving to Steam as the first game in the series to head over to the platform. The racer will support cross-play with the other Xbox platforms as well.
The week that's just ending has brought news relating to the ZeniMax acquisition, productivity enhancements, Windows updates, and more. Be sure to catch up on all that via our handy overview.
Xbox Game Studios' Ninja Theory has announced that it will no longer be developing content for its multiplayer team-based brawler Bleeding Edge. The title released less than a year ago.
Sea of Thieves now has a battle pass as well as a brand new Merchant Alliance voyage type, a 120FPS performance mode for the Xbox Series X, and more as part of the game's Season One major update.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Season 5 has kicked off, bringing the classic games bundle a fresh selection of Halo 3 and Halo: Reach cosmetic items, a toggle for turning off new skins, and more.
The battle pass mechanic Rare is introducing to Sea of Thieves soon was explained in full today. Dubbed Seasons, it has players earning Renown to unlock 100 pieces of cosmetic content for free.
A number of announcements graced the home page this week, including some Microsoft departures, new builds, and a surprising game announcement from MachineGames. Catch up via our handy overview.