This Week on Xbox: March 2, 2018

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We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you can feast your eyes on our weekly video show above. Be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!

Xbox Game Pass: Sea of Thieves, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Super Lucky’s Tale and More Coming in March
Hello, fellow gamers! Welcome to your action-packed March Xbox Game Pass update. On January 23 we announced a major expansion to Xbox Game Pass that underscores our commitment to deliver our fans the ultimate gaming membership – by launching all new Xbox One exclusive games from Microsoft Studios into Xbox Game Pass on the same date as their global release… Read more

Be More Pirate with the Xbox One S Sea of Thieves Bundle
Last month, gamers worldwide got to experience fantastical pirate adventures firsthand, as Rare welcomed the community into the Sea of Thieves Closed Beta. As we approach the global launch of one of the most anticipated Xbox One exclusives for 2018, we’re thrilled to announce the Xbox One S Sea of Thieves Bundle, offering prospective pirates the best value in games… Read more

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Deep Rock Galactic is Available Now on Xbox Game Preview
We’re absolutely thrilled to share the news with you that Deep Rock Galactic, our co-op, dwarven mining FPS is officially available as a console launch exclusive on Xbox Game Preview! In celebration of this momentous day, we thought we’d fill you in on where our intergalactic mining operation is now, and all the epic plans we have for the development of Deep Rock Galactic… Read more

Summer Comes Early in Super Lucky’s Tale’s All-New Adventures on “Gilly Island”
Since the launch of Super Lucky’s Tale, people have been asking us when they can expect more of the loveable fox’s adventures. The answer is – today! Lucky is back and this time he is in Gilly Island, an all-new chapter of the game set in a tropical paradise which just so happens to be in need of some rescuing. What’s more, Super Lucky’s Tale is now part of Xbox Game Pass… Read more

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Co-Op Horror Coming to Xbox One in 2019 with The Blackout Club
Hey Xbox fans! We’re excited to announce our next game, The Blackout Club, will be coming to Xbox One! The Blackout Club is a brand new co-operative horror experience, something that unites up to four players against an ever-changing and horrifying evil, set within a small modern town. We think it’s going to add a terrifying twist to your friends’ gaming sessions… Read more

New Enhanced Xbox 360 titles and feature come to Xbox One Backward Compatibility
Starting today, four new Xbox 360 titles will be enhanced for Xbox One X, which includes The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, Forza Horizon, Fable Anniversary, and Crackdown, the newest addition available now in the Xbox One Backward Compatibility library. We’re also excited to release a new graphics setting for enhanced Xbox 360 titles on Xbox One X… Read more

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Darwin Project Available March 9 in Xbox Game Preview
Hey Xbox players! Scavengers Studio here, checking in from Montreal, Canada, where winter’s going back and forth between “ok I’m going away now” and “haha jk here’s another blizzard.” But we’re not here to talk about the weather. We’re here to announce that Darwin Project’s release on Xbox One is just around the corner! You’ll be able to step in the arena… Read more

The Future is Now with the Xbox Wireless Controller – Combat Tech Special Edition
Whether you’re catching up on your gaming with a new subscription to Xbox Game Pass or streaming an intense round of PUBG on Mixer, we’ve got a controller that fits every style. Last spring, we debuted the Xbox Wireless Controller Tech Series – a line of special edition controllers inspired by military technology and performance patterns found in combat vehicles… Read more

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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Available Now on Windows 10
With a roster of fan-favorite characters, a variety of single and multiplayer modes, and fluid tag-based gameplay allowing you to switch characters during battle, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite is the next chapter of the popular fighting game series featuring characters and locations from the iconic universes of Marvel and Capcom. Join your favorite heroes… Read more

Once Upon a Time… an Age of Empires Retrospective
With the release of Age of Empires: Definitive Edition on Windows 10, Xbox Wire goes back in time to help you discover the story behind a saga that became a legend. This article was authored by and originally appeared on Xbox Wire France. The year is 1997. The Spice Girls have a top-selling album, France has yet to win the soccer World Cup… Read more

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Get Tactical and Stealthy in Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden
We’re very excited to announce Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden, a tactical adventure game that combines the turn-based combat of XCOM with story, exploration, stealth, and strategy. The game will be hitting Xbox One in 2018. Today we’re excited to share the first bits of information along with the first screenshots and the cinematic reveal trailer… Read more

Remastered Classics Turok and Turok 2 Available Now on Xbox One
When they were first released, Turok and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil really stood out to me as offering a unique experience different from other FPS titles of the time. I can still remember spending countless hours playing Turok at my local Funcoland store! So having the opportunity to work on the remasters of these classic titles was something that I was really eager to do… Read more

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Nine Parchments Blasting its Way to Xbox One March 7
For you co-op enthusiasts out there, Nine Parchments is a game that’s going to scratch your itch! You’ll play as one of the wizarding students of the Astral Academy, the school for Wizards in the beautiful Trine world. As a terrible explosion rocks the Academy, all the powerful spell parchments are blown out into the world and into the hands of dangerous creatures… Read more

Tips and Tricks to Help You Survive in Immortal Redneck
We’re incredibly excited to crush all of our new players — I mean, bring our rogue-lite first-person shooter Immortal Redneck to Xbox One! I could tell you all about how the game is about a redneck who awakens to find himself mummified in an Egyptian tomb, but our game isn’t focused on a story. We just wanted to provide an exciting backdrop to blast things… Read more

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Bridge Constructor Portal Available Now on Xbox One
What’s going to be Portal in Bridge Constructor Portal? You might ask yourself this question just as we did when we started to work on this game. Of course, we chose the Aperture Science Laboratories as the game’s setting to bring up good old memories. Also, GLaDOS had to be there to accompany and support the players in her typically charming way… Read more

Episodic Dungeon Crawler Korgan Coming Soon to Xbox One
Korgan is an episodic dungeon-crawler that started development in 2016. The game was close to two years in development with only one developer — a solo project. This was probably my most personal, epic quest ever and I really had a lot of fun while developing the game — because it’s hard and will punish you when you least expect it… Read more

See the rest of the story on Xbox Wire

Remastered Classics Turok and Turok 2 Available Now on Xbox One
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