Sonic Generations, which was first released back in 2011, has now gotten an FPS Boost on the Xbox Series S / X. This platform game in which players control two variants of Sonic the Hedgehog – “Classic” or “Modern” – now has smoother gameplay than ever, while still requiring the character to use classic moves such as the Spin Dash as well as the Spin Attack
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To celebrate the launch of Microsoft Flight Simulator on the Xbox game console, Australia as well as New Zealand residents have the chance to win a custom suitcase unlike any other. At first glance, it looks like a normal piece of luggage, but open it up, and you’ll find a portable gaming station.
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Ever wonder why the Microsoft Xbox Series X / S look the way they do? Well, according to principal designer Chris Kujawski the tower-like structure was so the team could retain a compact form factor for all of the next-generation hardware. As for the PlayStation 5, Sony President Jim Ryan stated that the aesthetics are intended to be “transformational in how they look, sound, and feel”. What if you were to combine both into a hybrid game console? Designer Ismail Mits gives us an idea of such a device.
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Microsoft’s Xbox Series X is set to be released on November 10, 2020, but what better way to get the word out than by sending a few influencers a giant refrigerator shaped like the next-gen console? That’s exactly what happened to Justine Ezarik, better known as iJustine online and Snoop Dogg. They spared no expensive, as the fridge came in a box that resembled what the retail version is going to look like, complete with the 1TB SSD marking.
Grand Theft Auto V was released back in 2013 by Rockstar Games and fans have been waiting for a sequel ever since. The company officially announced both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X versions this past summer for a release in the second half of 2021. They will feature additional technical enhancements and performance upgrades, but just how good can it look? One modder decided to find out by giving the entire game an unbelievable makeover, complete with ray tracing.