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Microsoft at E3: Meet the Xbox One X's legion of games (that are coming to PC, too)

At E3, Microsoft revealed the powerful Xbox One X, and an army of games—22 exclusive to Xbox and Windows—to bolster it.

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Sea of Thieves gameplay

Ahoy mateys! Set sail for treasure-hunting adventures with Sea of Thieves.

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The Last Night trailer

The Last Night takes you through a cyberpunk world, but you must keep a low profile as you travel and battle.

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The Artful Escape trailer

The Artful Escape, coming to Xbox, is an action adventure game with musical light battles and more.

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State of Decay 2 trailer

The latest trailer for State of Decay 2, coming in 4K to the new Xbox One X.

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Forza Motorsport 7 trailer

The first trailer of Forza Motorsport 7, in 4K on the Xbox One X.

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Microsoft's E3 Xbox One X unveil

Here it is! Microsoft's newest Xbox, the Xbox One X unveiled at E3 2017. It's coming to stores on November 7.

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Hands-on: Need for Speed Payback is a love letter to Fast and Furious, when it lets you drive

The brief Need for Speed Payback demo at EA Play is heavy on scripting, short on street racing.

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Star Wars Battlefront II singleplayer and multiplayer hands-on: A new hope

We go hands-on with Star Wars Battlefront II's singleplayer and multiplayer.

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Star Wars Battlefront II's multiplayer is bigger, badder, and more Battlefield-like

Star Wars Battlefront II's multiplayer mixes Battlefield's Operations with Walker Assault

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Xbox One X first reactions

The powerful Xbox One X is coming November 7 for $500. That’s the official name Microsoft’s given to Project Scorpio, the upcoming 4K-ready Xbox One successor, which took center stage at Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference on Sunday. It’s arriving on November 7, 2017 for $500 and will, in Microsoft’s words, be “the most powerful console ever.” That was Microsoft’s main message for the show, repeatedly emphasizing its advantages over the competing PlayStation 4 Pro without ever mentioning its fellow console by name.

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A Way Out trailer

A Way Out is a new game from Electronic Arts' indie-centric “Originals” program.

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EA Play at E3: Star Wars Battlefront II, Bioware's Anthem, Battlefield 1's big expansion, and more

E3 2017 kicked off with games galore at EA Play. Check out the new info on Star Wars Battlefront II, Need for Speed Payback, Bioware's Anthem, and more.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 trailer

Star Wars Battlefront 2 is coming and Electronic Arts has given us a first look at multiplayer mode.

Mass Effect: Andromeda

This week in games: Mass Effect's downfall, CD Projekt's extortion, E3 rumors and more

Our E3 coverage ramps up with rumors, teasers, and proper trailers as we get ready for a packed weekend, plus Kotaku reveals everything that went wrong with Mass Effect: Andromeda. This is gaming news for June 5 to 9.

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AMD's FreeSync 2 tech debuts in a wild 49-inch Samsung HDR monitor

AMD's long-teased Radeon FreeSync 2 technology makes its debut in Samsung's swanky CHG70 and CHG90 displays.

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What to expect at E3 2017: Live streams, new games, and Xbox Scorpio's big reveal

From Xbox Scorpio to live stream times for all the major gaming events, this is your guide to E3 2017.

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69% off WowWee Lumi Gaming Drone - Deal Alert

Elevate your game with LUMI, the easy-to-fly Quadcopter that follows you and dances to the beat. Play gravity-defying games and create your own air show. Currently discounted heavily to just $24.99.

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14% off LEGO Marvel Super Heroes for PlayStation 4 and Xbox 360 - Deal Alert

Smash, swing and fly in the first LEGO videogame featuring more than 100 of your favorite super heroes and villains from the Marvel Universe. In single and multiplayer modes, travel across a LEGO New York and visit key locations from the Marvel universe such as Stark Tower, Asteroid M, and X-Mansion.

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind

Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind review: Nostalgia makes a decent expansion something special

Those who loved The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind will find the latest Elder Scrolls Online expansion full of fond memories. Everyone else? Well, it's still Elder Scrolls Online.

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HP's Omen X Compact Desktop can morph into a backpack VR PC

HP's Omen X Compact Desktop was purely a VR backpack PC in a past life, but for this generation, HP is emphasizing its desktop side.

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HP reboots Omen desktop with more of what gamers love

HP's Omen Desktop is upping its game, shedding the old, boring box with "gaming facade stapled on" for a bigger, faster, and slicker design that's better-equipped for serious gameplay.

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Every Nvidia GeForce graphics card you can buy for PC gaming

Nvidia's GeForce graphics cards range from slim HTPC-boosting options to hardware that crushes PC gaming at 4K. Here's the full lineup.

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This week in games: Overwatch goes to the moon, Tropico 6 teased, Shadow of War delayed

Plus: Developers announce about a million game release dates—Shadow of War, Elex, Sonic Mania, Argo, and more. This is gaming news for May 29 to June 2.

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10 great job sim games that turn work into pleasure

When is playing like work? When it's a job-simulator game that gives you a taste (perhaps not entirely realistic) of what it's like to do something else for a living. These 10 games are good, strenuous fun.