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Titanfall Dev Doesn’t know or care if it’s Making a Profit, Just Loves Developing Games

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Titanfall producer Drew McCoy doesn’t know if his game is making profit, nor does he care if it is or not. He’s making games because he loves to do so.

Fable Anniversary lead Designer Ted Timmins has left Lionhead Studios

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Ted Timmins, the lead designer of Fable Anniversary has left Lionhead Studios. Timmins announced the news on Twitter with this message, “I’ve decided to leave Lionhead. This was a really tough decision, as I’ve had such an amazing time here!” Fable Anniversary is out now on the Xbox 360. Thanks Anti for the tip!

Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare – Zomboss Down Trailer

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Xbox has uploaded a brand new trailer for Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare ‘Zomboss Down’ DLC. This is free DLC that adds new characters, maps, modes. Check out the trailer below.

Xbox One – April Update Rolling out, Improvements to Wireless, Audio, Kinect, and more

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The Xbox One is getting a full update rolling out tonight. Major Nelson has detailed all the improvements and enhancements on his blog. Get the rundown below.

Titanfall: Expedition DLC Princed & Dated

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Titanfall’s first DLC expansion Expedition has been officially priced at $9.99 as a standalone product, or $24.99 as part of the season pass. More details on the contents of the DLC below.

Titanfall – Expedition DLC set for May + 2v2 play mode

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Titanfall will be receiving new content next month in both free and premium forms next month.

Digital Foundry Face-Off: Titanfall on Xbox 360, Xbox One, & PC

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Digital Foundry has hooked up their machines, annualized the data, and broke down Titanfall on the Xbox One, PC, and Xbox 360. Get the results of their analysis below.

Titanfall Bundle gets a Price cut in the UK

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Microsoft’s Titanfall bundle has received an official price cut in the UK. Both Asda and Amazon UK have lowered the price of the bundle to £349.00. Hit the hyperlinks to each deal. Thanks Anti for the tip!

13 Reasons We HATE Titanfall, 18 Reasons We LOVE Titanfall – ScrewAttack

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ScrewAttack goes over the 13 reasons why they hate Titanfall and the 18 reasons they love Titanfall. See both videos past the link.

Titanfall Patch Update (4/10/14)

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Respawn has released a brand new patch update for all versions of Titanfall. Get the full details past the link.

Head of Xbox: Phil Spencer’s History at Xbox

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Microsoft’s Major Nelson has uploaded a new interview on new head of Xbox, Phil Spencer.

Killer Instinct – Fulgore and Arcade Update Rolls out, 6.8 GB

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Microsoft has begun rolling out the Fulgore and Arcade mode DLC for Killer Instinct on Xbox One. The DLC introduces the final character in the season one package, Fulgore, as well as a new Arcade Mode for players to battle through. The update also adds online lobbies, spectating functionality, and more. Get the full details and statement from Killer Instinct Central. Via: Polygon, Thanks Anti!

Call of Duty Ghosts on Xbox One for $19.99 via MS Store

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Microsoft is selling Call of Duty Ghosts on Xbox One for $19.99 via their online store. That is $40 off the regular MSRP on their store front. Grab your game here. Call of Duty Ghosts is also out of the Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, Wii U, and PC. 

Titanfall – Xbox 360 Frame-Rate Tests

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Digital Foundry has tested the frame-rates for Titanfall on the Xbox 360. While the game runs above 30FPS most of the time, the frame-rate is jumping all over place.

Microsoft & Black Tusk Promise to make a “Innovative Gears of War”

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New Gears of War developer Black Tusk Studio claims and Microsoft claim the next Gears of War game on Xbox One will be innovative. In an interview with Edge, Microsoft Game Studio lead Ken Lobb discussed the matter at hand. 

Titanfall – Xbox 360 Opening Sequence & Gameplay

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Now that Titanfall has officially launched on the Xbox 360, more videos have begun to pop up online. Check out two new videos showing off the opening sequence and training missions.

Xbox One Upcoming Update Detailed by Microsoft

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Major Nelson has revealed some new details on the upcoming Xbox One update. Better Blu-ray player support, controller firmware updates, and silent reboots are some of the additions. Get the full details below.

Titanfall Xbox One Bundle with 1-year of Xbox Live for $499 at Target

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Target is having a nice deal on the Xbox One for those interested. You can pick up a Titanfall Xbox One bundle with one year of Xbox Live for $499. You can also pick up the standard Xbox One bundle with Forza 5  for $450 on Microsoft’s official store. Hit the hyperlink for the bundle you want. Thanks Anti for the tip!

Kinect Sport Review Round-up – A bit Bumpy

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Kinect Sports Rivals reviews have begun to drop for the Xbox One. Check out all the scores below.

Titanfall on Xbox 360 runs Above 30FPS, says Bluepoint Games

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Bluepoint Games has claimed that Titanfall on the Xbox 360 is running above 30 FPS and features all the content the PC and Xbox One versions have. Get the full update from the Official Titanfall site below.

Head of Xbox: Phil Spencer Discusses New Role

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“Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson speaks with Phil Spencer about his new role as Head of Xbox. Topics include E3, fan feedback, and his plans to help lead Xbox going forward.”

Killer Instinct – Story Mode Details – Maximilian Dood

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Maximilian Dood has went over all of the known details for Killer Instinct’s new story mode.

Project Spark – Top 10 Creations

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Microsoft has uploaded a brand new video on Project Spark for the Xbox One showing off the top 10 creations made by gamers.

Titanfall and the Power of the Cloud

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Microsoft has released a brand new video detailing Titanfall’s cloud usage on the Xbox One.

Confirmed: Microsoft Studios hit with Lay-offs

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Microsoft has confirmed with VG247 that an unspecified number of developers have been let go as of today. News broke earlier when these said employees tweeted out they were laid off. Get the official statement from Microsoft and tweets from the affected developers below. 

Phil Spencer Promoted to head of the Xbox Division

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Microsoft has announced that Phil Spencer will be taking over as new head of the Xbox Division. 

Killer Instinct – Complete Fulgore Reveal Showcased by Microsoft

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Maximilian Dood breaks down all of Fulgore’s moves, specials, and strategy in Killer Instinct on Xbox One.

Forza Motorsport 5: Top Gear Car Pack

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Microsoft has released a brand new “Top Gear Car Pack” trailer for some nw cars coming to Forza Motorsport 5. Check out the trailer below.

Killer Instinct – Official Fulgore Trailer

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I already posted this, but I wanted the official Killer Instinct Fulgore trailer reveal from Microsoft on here. Check it out below, Fulgore is looks awesome to use.

Respawn Details The Recent Titanfall Matchmaking Update

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Respawn has made a number of improvements to the matchmaking process in Titanfall. Get the full details below.

This Week’s Xbox Live Store Deals – Tomb Raider, Thief, COD up to 50% off

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Major Nelson has outlined all the deals on the Xbox Live Marketplace. Tomb Raider Definitive Edition and Thief on Xbox One are 50% off. Call of Duty Ghosts Digital Hardened Edition is 20% off on Xbox One. Get the full lineup of deals here. Thanks Anti for the tip!

Killer Instinct – Fulgore Reveal Trailer

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Fulgore is the eighth and final DLC character for the first season of Killer Instinct on Xbox One. The cyborg knight will be available April 9 in a title update that will also add Arcade Mode and online lobbies to the game.

343 Industries Plans on Working with External Studios on Future Halo Games

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The Halo franchise won’t completely be developed in-house at 343 Industries. The firm plans to work with “external partners” on future Halo games. More details and information on this matter can be found at Total Xbox. Thanks Anti!