Microsoft adds five new internal studios to make exclusive Xbox games
11 June, 2018, 15:47 | Author: Elena Summers
It wouldn't be a big deal if Microsoft hadn't made VR compatibility a key pillar of the Xbox One X, now the most powerful console on the market, but when Phil Spencer announced it a few short years ago under the moniker Project Scorpio, VR was mentioned in the same breath as native 4K HDR gaming.
Microsoft also revealed several new Gears of War games. Instead of a triumphant demo that caused explosive yells from the audience, 343i showed off an engine tech teaser for its newest Slipspace Engine, which is powering the latest Halo project. Only a select number of titles will support FastStart at launch, and more games in more languages will get support over time for other Xbox Game Pass and Xbox markets. I'm thrilled to join the Microsoft Studios family as it is clear to me that the gaming team at Microsoft shares my passion for storytelling, world-building and creative exploration.
Spencer also confirmed that the company is working on new iterations of the Xbox console but this shouldn't come as a big surprise. It is being developed by DLaLa Studios in partnership with Microsoft's Rare Studio.
Microsoft gave us a Forza Horizon 4 release date as soon as it revealed the game: you can start playing on October 2, 2018.
Justify captures Triple Crown, wins Belmont
Running from the rail post and facing horses who are better rested could derail Justify's bid for horse racing's Triple Crown . Justify lived up to his billing as the prohibitive favorite in the Belmont Stakes with a wire-to-wire victory on Saturday.
Simona Halep wins grueling duel to reach French Open semis
Nadal lost the opener 6-4 against 11th-seeded Diego Schwartzman but began to play better after a rain delay of just under an hour. Halep completed the 30th win over a German opponent and remained unbeaten in quarter-finals matches here at Roland Garros .
But this wasn't Microsoft's only big news.
It is hard to deny the success of the PS4 and Sony, especially when compared to Microsoft and their Xbox One.
The last time we saw a proper game in the Halo series was with the fifth game, Guardians, about three years ago.
The Xbox event was packed with cinematic snippets or play of 52 games, including new instalments to blockbuster franchises such as "Fallout" and "Halo". Perhaps even slightly humbled by the lessons it's had to learn this gen, it's stacking the deck for the next battle for gamers' hearts - and it's a battle it just might win.
US allies are anxious that Trump could upend decades of global precedent, NPR's Mara Liasson reported on Weekend Edition Sunday . Mr Kim is staying at Singapore's five-star St Regis hotel, while Mr Trump is staying about half a mile away at the Shangri La.
Trump wants Kim to dismantle his nuclear arsenal entirely, thus giving up his only real deterrent and bargaining chip. Asked how he would be able to make such a distinction, he said: "My touch, my feel".
Sky , whose biggest shareholder is Rupert Murdochs's 21st Century Fox , has 128 games each season in the same cycle. For Amazon , the deal is the latest example of its expansion into the world of live sports broadcasting.
However, according to the MirrorOnline's lip reader, Meghan wasn't feeling quite as cool, calm and collected as she appeared. The next time the public is likely to see Prince Louis will be at his christening later this summer.
The company hopes that it'll eventually ideal this system of deploying data centers that are cheaper to run for years on end. The submerged data center includes 864 servers and 27.6 petabytes of storage - or almost 28 million gigabytes.
Creator of Atletico-MG and revealed at the base of the global , the midfielder played the last five seasons in Ukraine. Neymar and Roberto Firmino got the goals as Brazil continued their preparations for Russian Federation with a victory.
Trump will leave the summit early to attend a summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday. The French and Canadian leaders have each vowed to address the tariffs with Trump at the summit.
Trump defended his decision on tariffs on Canada and other United States allies in a tweet over the weekend. Kudlow said Trump doesn't plan on withdrawing from NAFTA, but he wants to try a different approach.
The methane concentrations peak near the end of the northern hemisphere's summer, then dwindle in the winter. The methane signal has been observed for almost 3 Martian years (nearly 6 Earth years), peaking each summer.
The Spanish third seed, who was the champion in Paris in 2016, swept aside the Russian 6-2, 6-1 in just an hour and 10 minutes. He went on to break Nadal two more times in the second set before the match had to be stopped due to rain.
The Elder Scrolls: Blades announced for smartphones
It's inspired by the more combat-orientated The Elder Scrolls: Arena , the very first entry in the series from back in 1994. It looks to be a full RPG experience adapted for mobile, not just a big IP that takes an existing mobile game genre.
Mueller Hits Manafort With Additional Charges in Russia Probe
Kilimnik, a Russian intelligence asset, is now under the protection of Moscow and unlikely to ever see an American court room. Ken Vogel gives us the New York Times take on the superseding indictment of Paul Manafort alleging obstruction of justice.
UFC 225: Robert Whittaker beats Yoel Romero
Just like in their first fight 11 months ago, Whittaker had to overcome an injury, saying he broke his hand in the first round. Ten fighters on the card have either been a UFC champion or have fought for a title at some point in their careers.
Tragic: American Soldier Killed in Somalia - Timothy Meads
This isn't unusual, as the Mogadishu-based government tends to have very limited practical control outside of the capital city. Al-Shabaab is an al-Qaeda affiliate operating to overthrow the Somalian government, and it took credit for the attack.
How to watch Golden Knights vs. Capitals
Trotz felt he needed to be a calming influence on the bench in the opening minutes of the Capitals' 6-2 win in Game 4 on Monday. But what they have done is slow down the Vegas machine in spurts, and so far that's been enough to get out to a series lead .
Liverpool Set To Complete Deal For France Attacker
Liverpool FC have been given the green light to sign Nabil Fekir from Lyon at the right price, according to a report in England. But Express Sports still understands Liverpool are set to complete a £53million deal for Lyon ace Fekir today.