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Ori and the Will of the Wisps is another gorgeous Metroidvania

Ori and the Will of the Wisps is another gorgeous Metroidvania

As one of Microsoft's partnered Indie titles, this one doesn't look like a game that you'd play on an Xbox. And that combination of horrifying and adorable is the sort of thing I live for. The cinematic trailer showcases a few similarly lovely environments, before cutting to a show of Ori consoling a sad owlet gazing out at the skeletons of what are presumably its parents.


E3 2017: EA Games Unveil Need for Speed Payback Heist Gameplay

E3 2017: EA Games Unveil Need for Speed Payback Heist Gameplay

We have both the footage below for you. If you're a fan of Microsoft's Forza Horizon 3, Need for Speed Payback should be a breath of fresh air when it comes to the storyline. Now, during an interview with GameSpot , the executive producer Marcus Nilsson, said that Need for Speed: Payback will also be coming to Microsoft's Project Scorpio , that we'll be hearing more about later today at Microsoft's E3 conference.


Super Lucky's Tale Announced For Xbox One Launch

Super Lucky's Tale Announced For Xbox One Launch

Super Lucky's Tale looks like it will take those same vivid worlds and puts them on a flat screen. As a classic 3D platformer, the game makes use of the XBox One controller. Lucky the fox is, apparently, "on a quest to find his inner strength and help his beloved sister rescue the Book of Ages from Jinx, the scheming and mysterious villain".


State Of Decay 2 Debuts New Trailer at Xbox Conference

State Of Decay 2 Debuts New Trailer at Xbox Conference

State of Decay 2 has just been revealed at the Microsoft Slot at E3 2017; the trailer showed a major focus on teamwork and decision making giving every decision a weight. It's planned for release in Spring 2018. The Xbox One and Windows 10 exclusive will feature Xbox One X enhancements when it launches. You can check out the latest gameplay in the video below.


Project Scorpio now allows 9 GB of GDDR5 RAM for games

Project Scorpio now allows 9 GB of GDDR5 RAM for games

Just tune in at 10pm BST and hit play. 2010's Call of Duty: Black Ops saw heavy playtime among Ars Technica's sample data, but no other Xbox 360 titles had similar playtime rates. Microsoft have had backward compatibility sales, tempting people to add to their collection, but anecdotally, it's also boosting the second hand market.



New iPhone 8 renders show off running iOS 11 and design

ARKit works by pulling the camera , CPU, and GPU, and motion sensors altogether. This is what allows digital content to be overlaid on the real world. This could be a tacit admission by Apple that it's too late in the game for yet another smart speaker - at least in name. This is helped by the A10X processor itself, which Apple claims is 30 percent faster at raw compute performance than the A9X.