“Destiny 2”, the next game in the Destiny series, is now available for digital pre-order and pre-download for Xbox One. Pre-order Destiny 2 and get early beta access.
From the makers of the acclaimed hit game Destiny, comes the much-anticipated sequel. An action shooter that takes you on an epic journey across the solar system.
Humanity’s last safe city has fallen to an overwhelming invasion force, led by Ghaul, the imposing commander of the brutal Red Legion. He has stripped the city’s Guardians of their power, and forced the survivors to flee. You will venture to mysterious, unexplored worlds of our solar system to discover an arsenal of weapons and devastating new combat abilities. To defeat the Red Legion and confront Ghaul, you must reunite humanity’s scattered heroes, stand together, and fight back to reclaim our home.
There are 3 versions of Destiny 2 available to pre-order on Xbox One:
Destiny 2 ($59.99) – This bundle includes the base game.
Mass Effect: Andromeda is shaping up to be one of the biggest releases this year, and if considered the history of the series, it can also be a strong Game of the Year contender. For those of you who are not aware, the review copies are already handed over to the reviewers, and there are some alarming things about the game that need to be fixed.
Before we begin exploring the issues that are currently plaguing the game, you should know that the game is being developed by BioWare, however, instead of using the Unreal engine, the development is done entirely using the Frostbite engine that is popular in games like Battlefield series, as well as Dragon Age: Inquisition.
With that out of the way, the issue that’s plaguing the game at the moment is that the facial and overall animations are horribly implemented to the point that these animations have been subjected to several meme creations all over the internet.
Considering how the game is still under embargo and not available to the public release, gamers thought that the day 1 patch will probably fix the horrible animations that have made a laughing stock out of the game. Sadly, it is now confirmed that the day 1 patch won’t be doing anything about the animations.
The confirmation is coming from Ian Frazier, who happens to be the lead designer on Mass Effect: Andromeda, while responding to a tweet about the day 1 patch fixing the issues with the animation, Frazier went ahead and said:
“At day 1? No, that ship has sailed. We'll have more patches later on, but exactly what goes into them is still in discussion.”
Apparently, we do know that there are going to be patches later on for the game. However, it’s not clear whether or not the patches will actually fix the animation issue that has been ruining the experience for a lot of people.
Considering how the game is available for the members of the EA’s Origin access, a lot of players have taken to social media as well as Reddit and raised concerns about this rather weird situation.
In addition to that, several people have also compared the facial animations to older games with much smaller budget stating that Mass Effect: Andromeda doesn’t look half as good. In addition to that, the good news is that the Frazier did confirm that BioWare is looking into adding new skin tones for the character creation.
Last but not the least, Frazier commented that the multiplayer sound issue is currently being investigated. Needless to say, BioWare is currently encouraging the players to report the problems as soon as they see one.
Knowing the company’s history and success, we have high hopes for the Mass Effect: Andromeda receiving the right amount of attention that a game of this scale actually deserves.
Mass Effect: Andromeda is launching officially on 21st March on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
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March 2017's Games with Gold lineup for Xbox One includes: Layers of Fear and Evolve Ultimate Edition. For Xbox 360 owners (and through Xbox One backward compatibility), March kicks off with Borderlands 2, followed by Heavy Weapon. March's lineup provides over $99 dollars in value and up to 3450 gamerscore.
On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Layers of Fear (Normally $19.99 ERP) for free during the month of March. Evolve Ultimate Edition ($49.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from March 16th to April 15th.
On Xbox 360, starting Wednesday, March 1st, Borderlands 2 (Normally $19.99 ERP) will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through March 15th. Then on March 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Heavy Weapon ($9.99 ERP) for free through March 31st.
Titles are available as free downloads for qualifying Xbox Live Gold members in all markets where Xbox Live is available. Some regions may offer different titles depending on market availability. Both Xbox 360 titles are playable on your Xbox One with Backward Compatibility.
Rebellion's third-person tactical shooter,"Sniper Elite 4", is now available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
Set in the aftermath of its award-winning predecessor, Sniper Elite 4 transports players across the beautiful Italian peninsula, from sun-drenched Mediterranean coastal towns, to ancient forests, mountain valleys and colossal Nazi megastructures. Covert agent and elite marksman Karl Fairburne must fight alongside the brave men and women of the Italian Resistance and defeat a terrifying new threat with the potential to halt the Allied fightback in Europe before it’s even begun.
Experience tactical third-person combat, gameplay choice and epic longshots across gigantic levels as you liberate wartime Italy from the grip of Fascism.
There are two digital editions of Sniper Elite 4 available to purchase on Xbox One:
The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind is now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.
This June, the next Chapter in The Elder Scrolls Online will begin. Return to the iconic island of Vvardenfell for over 30 hours of adventure in a brand new location, with a new class, a new PvP mode, a new Trial, and so much more.
The fate of Morrowind hangs in the balance and you must take up the mantle of a hero to help Vivec, the legendary warrior-poet and Guardian of Vvardenfell, save the world from a deadly Daedric threat. Set roughly 700 years before the events of The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, ESO's new Chapter takes you to familiar locations as you attempt to solve the mystery of Vivec's mysterious illness and restore his strength.
Take the battle to the Ashlands with new 4v4v4 player vs. player combat set in competitive arena-style environments. Includes The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, the first game of the acclaimed online RPG series. The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited will become available to play upon the release of The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind on 6.6.2017.
There are two digital editions of the game available to pre-order:
The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind Pre-Order: ($59.99 USD) - This bundle includes The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind Upgrade and The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind – Discovery Pack.
The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind Collector’s Edition Pre-Order: ($79.99 USD) - The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind Upgrade and The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind – Discovery Pack + unique items: collector’s edition grey war bear, armored war horse, Dwarven spider pet, Morag tong converter and character emotes.
Bethesda Softworks' "Prey" is now available for digital pre-order and pre-download via the Xbox Store on Xbox One.
In Prey, you awaken aboard Talos I, a space station orbiting the moon in the year 2032. You are the key subject of an experiment meant to alter humanity forever – but things have gone terribly wrong. The space station has been overrun by hostile aliens and you are now being hunted. As you dig into the dark secrets of Talos I and your own past, you must survive using the tools found on the station, your wits, weapons, and mind-bending abilities.
Pre-order Prey to receive the exclusive Cosmonaut Shotgun Pack, which includes the Yu family’s heirloom Margrave shotgun and tools to fight threats aboard Talos I: 3 Neuromods you can spend to acquire new abilities, 2 Medkits, a Fabrication plan to create Shotgun Ammo, a starter kit for building tools and weapons, and a unique upgrade to help you preserve your limited resources.