Author: Xbox Wire

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Hey Xbox fans! Rumbleverse has been live for just over a month, and the developers from Iron Galaxy are excited to invite you (or welcome you back) to Grapital City for the Mid-Season Update. This update includes new moves, new weapons, and some new items to truly flex your style, there has never been a better time to jump (back) into Rumbleverse. Learn New Moves Special Moves are one of your best ways to win a fight in the Rumble. The magazines that teach you how to master these attacks are getting some new editions. Smash those crates to discover…

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The Grounded team is very proud to announce that the game has now hit its full release! Grounded is available today on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows 10/11, and Steam for $39.99, and also available with Xbox Game Pass, PC Game Pass, and Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta). Having launched into Game Preview/Early Access in July 2020 with only a sampling of what the game would be today, the full backyard experience is waiting for players to explore. Two years ago when Grounded entered Game Preview/Early Access, there were six biomes to explore, and 14 creatures to interact with. Now…

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The passion that SteamWorld fans have for the many fantastic titles our talented team at Image & Form have released over the years, along with the excitement for upcoming games like SteamWorld Headhunter, has always been clear to me and everyone else at Thunderful. That’s why it’s so cool to get the opportunity to talk to you about how the SteamWorld universe is coming to Curious Expedition 2 in the new Robots of Lux DLC. It’s also a wonderful chance to introduce many of you to our popular and ever-growing narrative roguelike Curious Expedition 2! The story here starts with…

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Welcome to Next Week on Xbox! In this weekly feature we cover all the games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows 10/11, and Game Pass! Get more details on these upcoming games below and click their profiles for further info (release dates subject to change). Let’s jump in! World of Outlaws: Dirt Racing – September 26Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery Race in both the premier World of Outlaws Sprint Car and Late Model Series, as well as four additional Dirtcar classes across 13 real-world tracks. Upgrade your cars, build your team, and expand your…

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SummaryNew Maps and Modes featured in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Open BetaPre-Order the Vault Edition and use the Red Team 141 Operators and the FJX Cinder Weapon Vault in the BetaFull details on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II free Beta rewards The Modern Warfare II Open Beta starts tomorrow on Xbox! Make sure to join the Open Beta to experience some of the new content coming to Modern Warfare II before it launches on October 28. New Maps and Modes in the Modern Warfare II Open Beta The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Open Beta…

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SummaryProdeus 1.0 arrives today on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Windows 10/11, and with Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass.Paint the walls red in a first-person shooter of old, re-imagined using modern rendering techniques and technology.The game features a campaign designed by FPS veterans, co-op and PvP modes, and community-made maps. Looking for some pure, classic FPS chaos with a healthy injection of modern flair? The officially official version 1.0 of Bounding Box Software’s brutal, bombastic boomer shooter Prodeus launches today on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Windows 10/11, and with Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass! Kickstarted…

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A recent survey from HBCU Connect, commissioned by Microsoft, determined that out of 200 respondents, approximately 95% of college students and alumni from HBCUs across the country shared that they have interest in a career in the gaming industry, with 34% of respondents stating that they were specifically interested in Program Management roles, 24% interested in Engineering roles and 18% interested in Gaming Development roles. This week marks National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week in the United States, which occurs annually in September, an initiative led by the White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence and Economic…

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SummaryCommand the Blue Fox mercenary group in real-time tactical battles.Play through a story full of action and intrigue.Experience diorama-style visuals and stunning music by Ramin Djawadi and Brandon Campbell (“Game of Thrones”) An epic new strategy RPG has arrived — The DioField Chronicle is available now for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S! Set in a world of intrigue and turmoil, the game features deeply strategic real-time battles, diorama-style visuals, and stunning music. Whether you’re an experienced SRPG veteran or brand new to the genre, you’ll find a lot to enjoy here. Read on and I’ll tell you six key…

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Is this your first day at work? Don’t worry at all, working in zero-gravity salvage isn’t nearly as scary or difficult as people say. Besides, LYNX Corporation has all your genetic data on file in case there are any first day slip-ups. If you happen to blow yourself up tearing down a difficult ship, we’ll bring you right back, no fuss at all. You’ll have to pay for it of course; safety and security always come with a price!  Still, everyone’s first day can be tricky, so we’re going to walk you through salvaging your very first ship in Hardspace:…

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