Gaming has over the last few decades become one of the most popular pastimes. Today, there are over 2.5 billion gamers across the world. In 2019, the video console market was estimated to enjoy growth of 13.4% year on year to reach revenues of $47.9 billion in 2019. Microsoft, which is an industry leader, sold over 4.69 million Xbox One units the same year.
One of the factors that as fueled this boom in gaming is the advent of internet technology. Online gaming is now the fastest-growing segment of gaming. In the casino industry, new game developers such as Red Tiger Gaming have upped the game with exciting slot machines and other casino games.
Whether you enjoy action, adventure, casino games racing, strategy or sports games, the internet has it all for you. From online multi-player Xbox One games, live casino action to video slots, there’s so much fun you can enjoy playing online.
This article explores some of the best online gaming tips to boost your playing experience.
'Control Ultimate Edition', a new edition of Control containing the main game and all previously release Expansions in one package, is now available on Xbox One.
Winner of over 80 awards, Control is a visually stunning third-person action-adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Blending open-ended environments with the signature world-building and storytelling of renowned developer, Remedy Entertainment, Control presents an expansive and intensely gratifying gameplay experience.
Control Ultimate Edition contains the main game and all previously released Expansions ("The Foundation" and "AWE") in one great value package. A corruptive presence has invaded the Federal Bureau of Control…Only you have the power to stop it. The world is now your weapon in an epic fight to annihilate an ominous enemy through deep and unpredictable environments. Containment has failed, humanity is at stake. Will you regain control?
Uncover the mysteries: Can you handle the bureau’s dark secrets? Unfold an epic supernatural struggle, filled with unexpected characters and bizarre events, as you search for your missing brother, and discover the truth that has brought you here.
Everything is your weapon: Unleash destruction through transforming weaponry and telekinetic powers. Discover new ways to annihilate your enemies as you harness powerful abilities to turn everything around you into a lethal weapon.
Explore a hidden world: Delve deep into the ominous expanses of a secretive government agency. Explore the Bureau’s shifting environments only to discover that there is always more than meets the eye…
Fight for control: Battle a relentless enemy through exciting missions and challenging boss fights to earn powerful upgrades that maximize abilities and customize your weaponry.
Developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by 505 Games, Control Ultimate Edition is available to purchase for $39.99 / €39.99 / £34.99 / AU$59.95.
Microsoft are teaming up with Electronic Arts to provide Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and PC members with an EA Play membership at no additional cost starting this holiday.
This means Ultimate members can enjoy EA Play on Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S, and Windows 10 PCs, and Xbox Game Pass for PC members get EA Play on Windows 10.
Formerly known as EA Access and Origin Access, EA Play will bring the best of EA to Game Pass, including:
More than 60 of EA’s biggest and best console and PC games like FIFA 20, Titanfall 2 and Need for Speed Heat, as well as titles from some of EA’s most popular franchises like Battlefield, Mass Effect, Skate, and TheSims.
Exclusive in-game challenges and rewards, special member-only content, discounts on EA digital purchases for DLC, games, and more.
Access to trials of games for up to 10 hours from best-loved franchises and top titles like Madden NFL 21 and FIFA 21.
Not only will EA Play titles be available on console and PC, this holiday, some of the best EA Play games will also be available for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to play on Android devices via the cloud at no additional charge.
With EA Play bringing the best of EA to Game Pass across devices there is no better time to jump in to the Game Pass experience! If you haven’t tried Xbox Game Pass yet, you can join the community for just $1 for your first month.
Experience the classic tale that redefined action-adventure gaming in The Sands of Time Remake, the first full-scale remake of Prince of Persia by Ubisoft. Embark on a journey to save your kingdom from the treacherous Vizier. - Master the Sands of Time and use your dagger to reverse, accelerate, freeze, and slow time itself. - Fight cursed enemies and solve puzzles along the way. - Experience incredible graphical enhancements and re-designed gameplay mechanics. - Unlock Prince of Persia, the original game from 1989, along your journey.
Let's take a look at the official announce trailer and key features for the upcoming remake:
A CLASSIC REBORN - Experience the original epic tale of the Prince on his journey for redemption. Travel back in time with the return of the Prince's original voice actor, Yuri Lowenthal, and discover a brave new Farah.
REIMAGINED FOR TODAY - Fight new enemy character models and enjoy entirely new cinematic sequences along with enhanced voices, sounds, parkour animations, and soundtrack.
WIELD THE POWER OF TIME - Master the Sands of Time and use your dagger to reverse, accelerate, freeze, and slow time itself while solving puzzles along the way.
BREATHTAKING GRAPHICAL UPDATES - Immerse yourself in ancient Persia with more realistic graphics, pre-baked rendering, and VFX as you fight cursed enemies along your journey.
MODERNIZED CONTROLS - Camera, controls, and combat have been completely rebuilt and updated for today’s standards. Choose between original or modernized mapping.
EXPAND YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH BONUSES - Unlock the original Prince of Persia game (’92 Mac version) along your adventure and access it from the Main Menu whenever you want. Even more surprises await!
3D puzzle platformer Tin & Kuna is now available for the Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC via Steam. Help Kuna save his buddy Tin and rebuild the Prime Orb in this colorful and chaotic 3D puzzle platformer developed by Black River Studios.
Best friends Tin and Kuna are messing around one day when they discover a mysterious orb. Kuna accidently cracks it open—oops!—unleashing evil spirits who take possession of poor Tin. Kuna will need all his speed and skill to rescue his buddy. As Kuna collects power crystals, he obtains special abilities like jumping higher, catching fire and attaching to magnetic objects. Together they must rebuild the orb and contain the chaos terrorizing their tiny planetoid.
Fight the evil powers of Chaos! Spin and smash your way through 40 levels across four different biomes while avoiding nasty traps and enemies.
Explore the world! Tin and Kuna’s magical worlds contain secrets and hidden treasures in each level for adventurous players to discover.
Shiny! Take advantage of crystal powers to gain strength, defeat traps, outwit enemies and solve puzzles.
Better together! Restore balance to the world through the magic of friendship.
Microsoft has announced that Xbox Series X, the world fastest and most powerful next-gen console, will be launching alongside the newly announced Xbox Series S on November 10. Pre-orders start September 22! #Microsoft #Xbox #SeriesX #SeriesS
Microsoft has just confirmed that Xbox Series X, the most powerful console ever made, and Xbox Series S, the smallest console ever built, will launch globally on November 10, 2020 with pre-orders going live on September 22.
In addition to the traditional option of purchasing the new generation of Xbox Series X and S at $499 (Estimated Retail Price) and $299 (Estimated Retail Price) respectively, Microsoft announced that they will be expanding their Xbox All Access program to 12 countries this holiday, with more to come in 2021. That’s all with no upfront costs and a low monthly price. Xbox Series S will be available starting from $24.99 a month for 24 months and Xbox Series X will be available starting from $34.99 a month for 24 months.
Whether you’re upgrading to the newest consoles or joining the Xbox family for the first time, Xbox All Access is the easiest way to get the best of Xbox. Xbox All Access provides an Xbox Series X, or Series S, along with 24 months of the full Xbox Game Pass Ultimate experience. In total, that means you get access to:
The next-generation Xbox console of your choice
Over 100 high-quality games to play on console, including next-gen Optimized games
Over 100 high-quality games to play on PC
An EA Play membership to play more than 60 of EA’s biggest and best console and PC games
That’s all with no upfront costs and a low monthly price. Xbox Series S will be available starting from $24.99 a month for 24 months and Xbox Series X will be available starting from $34.99 a month for 24 months.
Designed for speed and performance, the Xbox Velocity Architecture unlocks new speed & performance capabilities through the groundbreaking combination of hardware, a custom SSD & CPU and deep software integration, to make for richer and more dynamic living worlds unlike anything ever seen before.