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HBO Now released as you read this on Xbox One, Xbox 360

All of the hit shows from The Sopranos to Game of Thrones are available to those with an HBO Now subscription.The news of HBO Now coming to Xbox One isn’t all that surprising ,but the arrival of the service to Xbox 360 does raise some eyebrows.

PAX East Panel: Making the Most of Mods in Minecraft

If you missed the Minecraft Mods panel, then you're in luck, because we didn't!One of the most informative panels was on mods in Minecraft.

The next step in the VR/AR evolution: VR contact lenses

But it seems the future holds more; an AR experience that requires nothing more than a contact lens to use.About a year or so after the reveal of the Google Glass, it was rumored that Google's next big step in the VR/AR world was to focus their energy on a contact lens follow-up to the Glass.

Microsoft Shutters Lionhead Studios

In March of this year, Microsoft pulled the plug on Fable Legends and announced a "proposed closure" of their award-winning developer Lionhead Studios.The released Microsoft statement reads: "We can confirm that after much consideration over the six-week consultation period with Lionhead employees, we have reached the decision to close Lionhead Studios.

E3 2016 Press Conference Time Slots

Clear your calendars - here's the (almost) complete press conference schedule for E3 2016.With the exception of Sony and Nintendo, here is E3 2016’s press conference schedule so far: Nintendo and Sony have yet to officially announce their press conference times.

5 things in Destiny you HAVE to do (that you probably skipped)

As a casual Destiny player, there are some amazing things you should do to get way more out of your game.What we have compiled here are the top five things you really have to do in Destiny that neither the game nor the community remembers to emphasize.

12 Most Ridiculous Robots in Fallout 4's Automatron DLC

If you like weird, boy do I have the chem for you.One of the best DLCs for Fallout 4 is Automatron, giving the Sole Survivor the opportunity to build their own customized and unearthly robots.

Smaller Xbox One model reportedly coming in 2016, more powerful 'Scorpio' in 2017

According to Kotaku, sources claim a smaller, cheaper Xbox One will be releasing later this year with a 2 TB hard drive.This type of console release is certainly not out of the ordinary for Microsoft, as the Xbox 360 got the same treatment.

Goat Simulator and XCOM part of Xbox Games with Gold birthday celebrations

If you are an Xbox Live subscriber, you will get Goat Simulator, and The Crew on Xbox One.Also, because of backward compatibility, Xbox One and Xbox 360 Live subscribers will also get Super Meat Boy, and XCOM: Enemy Unknown.

Master Chief joining the PC Master Race?

Kotaku recently released a report about the future of Xbox consoles, and inside that report was a mention of the Xbox One and PC coming together.The reported project is called Project Helix, and it would involve big franchises like Halo making their way to PC in addition to the Xbox One console.

Xbox One Cuts Price to $299

The Xbox One price has dropped to $299 for a limited time -- it truly is a Spring miracle.The cut is a total $50 decrease for the Xbox One, lowering the price to $299.

Halo 5 Hog Wild REQ Drop DLC Released

Released today, May 31, 2016, the "Hog Wild REQ Drop" DLC for Halo 5 Guardians features variants of the classic, iconic Warthog vehicle.The legendary Warthog REQ, the "Vespin Rocket Warthog" has faster reload times with accelerated rocket firing speeds.

Sorry paid promoters -- Mojang disallows "built in" commercial advertising in Minecraft

Microsoft's Mojang now prohibits promotions built into Minecraft, unless the creations are fan-created for fun and noncommercial use.Today, Minecraft's developer Mojang made some significant changes to their Commercial Usage Guidelines.

Mojang disallows "built in Minecraft" commercial advertising - Sorry Paid Promoters

Microsoft's Mojang now prohibits promotions built into Minecraft, unless the creations are fan-created for fun and noncommercial use.Today, Minecraft's developer Mojang made some significant changes to their Commercial Usage Guidelines.

Xbox One Price Chopped Before E3

Sometimes, those deals can appear to be validation of those rumors -- as in the case of the Xbox One getting its price chopped by $50 ahead of the marketing blitz about to descend.This price drop notably puts the Xbox One 500GB version at $299 US and the 1TB version at $319.

E3 Evaluation: Microsoft Press Conference

This year E3 had some solid presentations among its press conferences but also some cringe moments along the way.Naturally, Microsoft covered their bases with their exclusives.

Quantum Break to be Released on Steam

Despite receiving overall favourable reviews, Quantum Break greatly suffered from one thing -- its PC version was terrible due to performance and stability issues, restrictions that prevented players from using third-party workarounds, and worst of all, you needed Windows 10 to play it.Now, four months after said release, the third-person shooter will be arriving on Steam on September 14th -- and developer Remedy has promised that it has fixed all the problems the PC version had.