First announced at E3, FastStart "works by identifying which files are needed to begin playing and prioritizes the download of those files first", Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb explained in a blog post.Scavengers Studio has confirmed that Darwin Project, its survival-infused battle royale game, has now gone free-to-play on Xbox One. Naturally, this isn't ideal, particularly for those who play competitive titles in which getting early access to the game can give you an advantage over your late-coming peers. Your groups will appear under My Games and Apps, in Home, and in the Guide.Also, Groups are finally available. The update will include "FastStart", which is a feature created to address one of the biggest frustrations of modern gaming: Being forced to wait for your titles to download before you can play them. Moreover, these groups will sync to your Microsoft account, so they'll show up on other consoles that you own. That first group is full of pins.UI navigation has been … [Read more...] about Xbox One July Update Out Now, Adds FastStart And Groups
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PLAYER.ONE PUBG Patch 9 has arrived on Xbox One, and it’s full of the bug fixes and updates players wanted the last few weeks. Its highlight features include full support for Xbox One’s Game DVR feature and improved skill-based matchmaking. Here are the full patch notes courtesy of the game’s official forums. Keep up with this story and more by subscribing now PUBG PATCH 9 PATCH NOTES Gameplay Introduced multiple pre-match starting locations in order to optimize both server and game client performance Weapons are removed from the starting island prior to the match starting Game DVR is now supported for automatic recording of gameplay highlights. This feature must be enabled within the Options / Settings menu. We continue to listen to your vehicle feedback and have lowered the damage taken from objects throughout the world such as rocks, trees, and uneven terrain Adjusted the sound … [Read more...] about DVR support and tons of bug fixes have arrived for ‘PUBG’ on Xbox One
4 The prevalent question when it comes to mid-generational video game console upgrades like the Xbox One X or PS4 Pro is simply: why? It is a new phenomenon for the home console business, with both Microsoft and Sony looking to supercharge their existing hardware with 4K-enabled premium versions. They play the same games, but faster and prettier. So who is it for? The technophile looking to upgrade their console to the best version available? Those who have just splashed out on a 4K television and are looking for something to put it through its paces? In many scenarios one would imagine the subsection of that audience is relatively small. So what is the point? Why? And to that, the somewhat flippant answer would be: why not? The fundamental schedule of consumer technology these days is of consistent improvement and iteration. Few act with such puzzlement at each iPhone upgrade, regardless of their intention to upgrade, so why should game consoles be any different? The specific … [Read more...] about Xbox One X review: Does the ‘world’s most powerful console’ live up to its name?
Games from the original Xbox now playable on the Xbox One (and the Xbox One S, and presumably the Xbox One X too), as backwards compatibility with the original Xbox is now a feature for the Xbox One. As reported by IGN, these Xbox games available on the Xbox One with 1080p resolution, faster load times, and higher or smoother framerates. The update is coming for free on October 24, and will allow you to either purchase one of these games on the Microsoft store for the Xbox One or use the discs themselves, by inserting those into the Xbox One directly. If bought digitally through the Microsoft store, the games will cost £8.99. The full list of current and futurecompatible games is: Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Ninja Gaiden Black Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge Fuzion Frenzy Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Psychonauts Dead to Rights Black Grabbed by the Ghoulies Sid Meier’s Pirates! Red Faction II BloodRayne 2 The King of Fighters Neowave Not all … [Read more...] about The Xbox One is going to be compatible with 13 select original Xbox games
Ben Gilbert, provided by Published 8:00 am, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Microsoft Microsoft has a Netflix-style service for gaming on the Xbox platform, and it's getting a major update. The six-month old service will get new games at the same time as launch in the future, starting with "Sea of Thieves" in March. Microsoft says all upcoming games published by Microsoft will arrive at launch on the Game Pass service — a major change that makes Game Pass a much better value. Local Channel Now Playing: Now Playing Shots fired call near Alamo Heights prompts large police presence Fares Sabawi UTEP athlete, SA native snubbed @lamTre_/ Twitter Cold Case Unit, San Antonio Police Department San Antonio Police Department Sinkhole discovered on the West Side 21 Pro Video Timelapse shows icy cold front moving into San Antonio Courtesy AJ Pena SAPD: 2 ejected during rollover crash on U.S. 90 San Antonio Express-News Overnight in S.A. metro, Jan … [Read more...] about The Xbox One’s Netflix-style game program is getting a crucial update