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Phil Spencer: Nintendo Has The Strongest First Party Pedigree

  Xbox Head Honcho, Phil Spencer, had some incredibly positive things to say about Nintendo’s first party games, and how well the Japanese giant has handled its gaming platforms during a Twitch Animal Crossing themed talk show. “The pure thing about what Nintendo does, is they think about games, and they think about their hardware […]

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Xbox Series X to Launch in November but Halo Infinite Delayed Until 2021

We are not surprised. Frankly, we at the Never-Ending Realm were as disappointed as every Halo fan across the world with 343’s July 23rd Halo Infinite’s reveal. Halo Infinite’s postponement does not affect Microsoft’s Xbox Series X’s Launch date, as the company announced yesterday a November launch for its Next-Gen console. The postponement might be […]

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Xbox Series S Confirmed Through a Series X Controller Packaging

The Verge.com has confirmed a report of a twitter user buying a Next Gen Xbox Controller, the packaging of said controller had a list of compatible devices listed on the back of the box. The list includes “Xbox Series X/S” as one of the compatible devices. This confirms the existence of the long rumored budget […]

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Microsoft Ends War With Sony (and Nintendo) Fires Shots at Apple Instead

    Over the last few months, it has become clear that Microsoft is seeking to branch out into general Video Game Streaming services. Its xCloud Platform is scheduled for a September 15th release on all Google/Android run devices. Their war with Sony and Nintendo is for all intents and purposes over (at least for […]

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Microsoft and Samsung’s Partnership: The Future is Now

  There is a reason that Microsoft does not seem at all too concerned with the likely prospect of losing the console war to Sony (and Nintendo), yet again with the Xbox Series X. If their latest showcase was any indication, the company is more concerned about keeping, and growing its number of GamePass subscriptions, […]

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August: Sony and Microsoft Remain Silent on Console Pricing

Both companies have had tech showcases, and game reveals. Sony stirred a bit of controversy with the unveil of its massive (in size) PlayStation 5 system (due to said size). Microsoft stirred a lot of ill will after showcasing a Halo Infinite demo that looks decidedly current generation (with pop up and all), and is […]

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Another Event for Xbox Series X Coming in August

  Microsoft has another “big event” planned for August, according to Phil Spencer. In a Youtube interview with iJustine, he said that more information regarding the Xbox Series X would be revealed in the upcoming month. “I’m encouraged to be able to talk more about it (The Xbox Series X). It should be August.”- Phil […]

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Halo Dev Responds to Fan Criticism: “Your Voice Matters”

It is difficult being a developer at 343 Industries right now. The infamous July 23rd Halo Infinite trailer, which showcased underwhelming visuals, has been a source of social media criticism, and memes directed at both Microsoft and Halo’s current developer 343 Industries. Dan Chosich, Director of Halo Infinite’s Narrative experience, politely  replied to a fan […]

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Halo Infinite: An Early Demo Build? Is the Criticism Warranted?

  If you casually stroll through online message boards, and forums, it is likely that you have seen in some form, or another, the immense amount of backlash that Halo Infinite has received. It is inescapable, even some of the most ardent Halo fans have been underwhelmed by the gameplay footage that was shown last […]

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Microsoft’s Game Reveal: Did Halo Infinite Impress? Fable Announced

  Microsoft had its big First Party Games reveal yesterday, and opinions regarding how effective the presentation was in illustrating the next generation games, and more importantly the Xbox Series X, have been mixed. The presentation started with 343 Industries 3rd crack at the Halo franchise with the much anticipated Halo Infinite. The good news […]