Published by forahobby on Tuesday, October 08, 2019
Tagged: Gaming, Xbox One,
With the newest Xbox One System Update, all players get new features and the Alexa Xbox Skill.
Team Xbox has spent the last few weeks developing new features for the Xbox System Update. The update is available today. This update includes a new way to interact with the Xbox Game Pass, additional countries for Xbox Skill for Alexa, and new Xbox Skills for Alexa voice commands.
Here is an overview of the news:
Xbox Skill for Alexa - More Countries and New Voice Commands
Last fall, Microsoft enhanced voice control with 100 free spins starburst and Alexa's Xbox Skills, which allow you to navigate through voice commands on your Alexa-enabled devices and interact with Xbox One. Today, the team adds more supported countries and new Alexa voice commands.
Other countries: Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Canada and Spain.
New Alexa Voice Commands for Xbox Game Pass and more: The July 2019 Xbox update introduces the ability to find out what's new about the Xbox Game Pass, what are the most popular games, what to leave the catalog, and more; just by asking Alexa. Tried to say, "Alexa, ask Xbox what's new in Game Pass?"
Finally, you can now start from the comfortable couch with the coupling of your controller with your Xbox. Just say "Alexa, please Xbox to pair my controller" to put your console in pairing mode. Complete list of voice commands
Xbox Game Pass - Play Later
Playing Later allows you to create a list of games from the Xbox Game Pass catalog that you can use in your spare time, making it even easier to find your next game. Manage your collection from your Xbox console or the Game Pass Mobile App and download your games when you're ready.
Gears 5 - The little man's chainsaw
After the first players have already raced in an early access for a few days, "Gears 5" from Microsoft and developer The Coalition is now officially available. We jumped into the action and tell you why the title is a must-have.
Old fans of the series will surely stumble on the name of "Gears 5", because the creators renounce the well-known "of War" in the title. According to The Coalition, this is pure cosmetics, the franchise continues to be called "Gears of War". In the end, everybody would talk about "gears" anyway.After all, it's not all about this change, because "Gears 5" makes a few things different in comparison to its predecessors and then also causes one or the other surprise.