In a Q&A session on Reddit today, 343 Industries’s Brian “Ske7ch” Jarrard had plenty of good news on the upcoming PC version of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. In addition to Steam support, the remastered Halo series (starting with Halo: Reach) will also support Windows 7 and plenty of PC mod cons too. Among the goodies mentioned were FOV sliders, uncapped frame-rates and even the possibility of mod support. Check out the full list of the good news, the bad news and the stuff we still don’t know yet below. The Good: You won’t need Windows 10 to play the Steam versions. Windows 7 is supported, Windows 8 is being looked at. Windows Store and Steam players will be able to play together. It won’t be ready in time for launch, but 343 are working with members of the ElDewrito mod team to explore options for official mod support. Uncapped frame-rates are planned for all games, but there may be per-game limits. Variable field-of-view, too. Multiple … [Read more...] about Halo: Master Chief Collection to support Windows 7 and possibly mods on PC
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MICROSOFT may be working on a Netflix-style subscription that serves that gets you an Xbox console. The rumoured bundle would also include an Xbox Live membership, and access to Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass service. A new Xbox console can cost well over £200, or as much as £450 if you want the new Xbox One X. This high price can put customers off – and that's bad for Microsoft. To woo thrifty gamers, Microsoft is reportedly hoping to offer consoles on a contract basis. According to Windows Central, this payment plan will be known as Xbox All Access. There's no confirmed UK price, but the report suggests a $22 monthly fee (roughly £17) for the USA. That would get you an Xbox One S, Xbox Live and Xbox Game Pass for two years. So is that good value? You can currently buy an Xbox One S for £199.99, and a month of Xbox Live Gold costs £5.99 – or £143.76 over two years. And Xbox Game Pass usually costs £7.99, or £191.76 over two years. That … [Read more...] about Xbox All Access explained – Microsoft plots Netflix-style £17-per-month bundle for an Xbox, Live and Game Pass
June’s additions to the Xbox Game Pass subscription service have been announced. Xbox Game Pass is a Netflix-style subscription service which offers subscribers access to a library of games for a flat monthly fee. June’s titles join a list of over 100 games, including Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, the Gears of War series and Halo 5: Guardians. Here’s a quick look at the games which will be added to the service in June: Next Up Hero – a fast-paced co-op arcade-style dungeon crawler in the vein of The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures and Smash TV. Next Up Hero allows players to resurrect the “echoes” of other dead players to fight for them as AI-controlled partners. MotoGP 17 – the official game of the MotoGP championship, this sports sim offers more than 70 riders. Players can begin a career as a new rider or use the all-new Team Manager mode to manage their own MotoGP outfit, hiring staff, tuning vehicles and ensuring the best … [Read more...] about Xbox Game Pass Getting Next Up Hero, Wasteland 2 And More In June
Get your hands on the most powerful console by Microsoft: The Xbox One X. With this deal comes the Xbox One X with 1Tb of huge built-in storage, wireless controller and accessories for all of your gaming needs. This is the cheapest deal you will find right now on the internet giving you chance to get ultra HD and 4k gaming ready out of the box with this Xbox One X only for $420 if you use the coupon ALT70 on the checkout. Buy Xbox One X now for just $420 Every game runs and looks better on Xbox One X giving maximum performance because of the 12GB of GDDR5 graphic memory. Xbox has 6 teraflops of graphical processing power which will give you deeper details with in-game lights, shadows, and reflections with HDR giving you a rich and immersive gaming experience. You can enjoy beautiful games in 4k alone or play online with your friends online with Xbox live. Xbox also has a multiplatform system meaning you can also play with gamers on Windows 10. Comes with a built-in 4k Blu-ray … [Read more...] about Microsoft Xbox One X 1TB Ultra HD 4K Gaming Console For Only $420
With three major Xbox One consoles out on the market, it's easy to be a little confused as to the different specs and features of each model. We're going to clear that situation up in this article and break down which of Microsoft's systems is right for you. Make sure you also check out our review of the original Xbox One, our Xbox One S review, and our Xbox One X review. To see how all the modern consoles compare, check out our in-depth system spec chart.Xbox One SpecsXbox OneXbox One SXbox One XCPU1.75GHz 8-core AMD custom CPU1.75GHz 8-core AMD custom CPU2.3GHz 8-core AMD custom CPUGPUIntegrated AMD graphics clocked at 853MHz with 1.31 teraflops of performanceIntegrated AMD graphics clocked at 914MHzIntegrated AMD graphics with 6 teraflops of performanceRAM8GB DDR38GB DDR312GB GDDR5Storage500GB (5,400rpm) hard drive, supports external hard drive storage500GB, 1TB, 2TB (5,400rpm) hard drive options, supports external hard drive storage1TB hard driveDimensions13.1x10.8x3.1 … [Read more...] about Xbox One Vs Xbox One S Vs Xbox One X: What Are The Differences And Which Xbox Console Should You Buy?