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  1. 10 Things You Should Know About Windows 10Read the original story

    10 min ago | CIO Today

    Launched last week, the new Windows 10 operating system arrived with a bang, installing on about 18 million machines by Monday. If you're one of the owners of the new OS, you're probably still tinkering with it and if you still don't have it, you might be interested in learning more.

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  2. 10 Things To Know About Windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | NewsFactor

    Launched last week, the new Windows 10 operating system arrived with a bang, installing on about 18 million machines by Monday. If you're one of the owners of the new OS, you're probably still tinkering with it and if you still don't have it, you might be interested in learning more.

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  3. Xbox One owners can unlock full versions of previous Gears of War...Read the original story

    17 min ago | WinBeta

    Gears of War: Ultimate Edition has been covered rather closely here at WinBeta. We've reported on behind the scenes video promotions the game is receiving as well as the various perks Xbox One gamers can look forward to when they finally get their hands on a copy of the game .

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  4. How can you play Gears of War 1, 2, 3 and Judgment for free on Xbox One?Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Examiner.com

    Gears of War : Ultimate Edition is quickly approaching launch as it is only a few weeks away, but today, Microsoft announced a killer deal for those who are planning on picking up the remaster on Xbox One. Those who purchase Gears of War: Ultimate Edition for Xbox One will also receive Gears of War 1, 2, 3 and Judgment on Xbox One for free.

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  5. Microsoft Is About to Make 'Gears Of War' Fans Very HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Time

    If you purchased all the Gears of War titles back when Microsoft's Xbox 360 was still the latest console, fret not, it's all going to be okay. On Monday, the company made a two-part announcement : first, that it's remastering the original game for the Xbox One, its newest console; and second, that players who purchase and play the new version before the end of the year will be able to play the rest of the series on the console through the upcoming Backward Compatibility feature.

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  6. Play 'Gears of War' on Xbox One to unlock 3 free gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mashable

    Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is a remastered version of the series' first game for Xbox One - but now fans can get the rest for free. A newly announced promotion offers up free, downloadable versions of the Xbox 360 series, including Gears of War , Gears of War 2 , Gears of War 3 and Gears of War: Judgment .

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  7. MGS5: The Phantom Pain bumps PC release forward to match consolesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eurogamer

    Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain will launch on PC 1st September alongside its console brethren on PS4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox 360. Furthermore, all Steam customers will receive some extra goodies, such as a documentary on the making of the game along with DLC like the Venom Snake emblem and extra Mother Base Staff.

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  8. 'Rare Replay' review for Xbox One - A grand nostalgia collection worth replayingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    "Banjo-Kazooie," Perfect Dark," and "Conker's Bad Fur Day." These three, great games are easily worth the $29.99 price tag for " Rare Replay."

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  9. Xbox One backward compatibility adds Gears of War 1, Shadow ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNET News.com

    Starting from today, August 3, people in the Xbox One Preview Program can play the 2006 original Gears of War and 2009's Shadow Complex on the new console by way of backwards compatibility. Both games have ties to Epic Games, as Gears of War was developed by the studio itself, while subsidiary Chair Entertainment created the 2.5D, side-scrolling Shadow Complex.

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  10. Our IGN First Game for August Is...ScaleboundRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IGN

    Scalebound , an Xbox One exclusive from renowned action game developer Platinum Games , was revealed at E3 2014. Absolutely nothing has been seen or heard from it since.

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  11. Gears of War Ultimate Edition takes you down memory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sal Pizarro

    The original Gears of War was as important to the Xbox 360 as Halo: Combat Evolved was to the original Xbox. It was an exclusive title that helped define Microsoft's console for that generation.

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  12. 'Gears Of War: Ultimate Edition' Will Include Entire SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tom's Hardware

    Aside from brand new titles, the Xbox press conference at E3 had a few things in store for the nostalgic crowd. The big wave came with the new Backwards Compatibility feature that allowed players to use their favorite Xbox 360 titles on the Xbox One, including the popular Gears of War franchise.

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  13. Liveblog: Microsoft's Gamescom 2015 press conference, Tuesday 10am EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    Microsoft had plenty to show at E3-including the likes of Halo 5: Guardians , Minecraft on HoloLens , and a brand new game by Rare . But in an unusual move, the company decided to save the rest of its Xbox One and PC lineup for this year's Gamescom, promising "as much new content" as at E3.

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  14. Rare Replay: The Kotaku ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Kotaku

    Rare games meant a lot to the people who played them, so a collection of 30 of of their best works should mean a lot to children of the Spectrum ZX, the Nintendo 64 and even the Xbox 360. Combined, they're part of a new collection on the Xbox One that is one of the most extraordinary bundles to ever hit consoles a great meeting place for Nintendo and Xbox loyalists.

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  15. Nintendo EVP explains the timing and reasoning behind NX announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The gaming industry is always looking towards the future as its community waits for the next big thing. With the PS4 and Xbox One still in their infancy, attention has been on Nintendo for the last several months following the company's announcement that they are working on new hardware, currently codenamed NX.

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  16. Arkane Studios talks Dishonored 2 and keeping game world 'interconnected'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Games have progressively tried to add more ways for players to complete missions and quests, with freedom being a core pillar of many of them regardless of genre. The PS4 and Xbox One have allowed for linear games to take more open approaches, especially when you look at how worlds are built.

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  17. Steam users flocking to Windows 10 - usage already doubles most popular MacOS versionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WinBeta

    If you're a gamer, there's lots to like about Windows 10. The built in Xbox One integration and the ability to play games from your Xbox on your PC, support for DirectX 12, and better Windows Store support for games on Windows are all big plusses for gamers. Along with the merging of the best of Windows 7 and Windows 8.x and a big bright marketing push for the new OS all give gamers lots to like about Microsoft's latest OS.

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  18. Buy Gears of War Ultimate Edition, Get the Entire Gears CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ActionTrip

    The Gears of War Ultimate Edition is a remastered version of the first three Gears of War games for the Xbox One, but if you buy it, you'll receive access to the backwards compatible versions of the Xbox 360 Gears of War games. As Microsoft announced at E3 , the Xbox One will soon have backwards compatibility for Xbox 360 games.

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  19. MVPs in APGC-J Celebrate and Support Windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSDN Blogs

    Windows 10 was only recently released, and there already are millions of users who have on boarded it and upgraded their world - backed up by the contributions, enthusiasm and support of the global MVP community. In Asia Pacific, Greater China and Japan, MVPs whole heartedly participated in various launch events and parties hosted across the region including Beijing, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo, engaging with hundreds of Windows Insiders and fans.

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  20. Gears Of War Ultimate Edition Comes With Four Free GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Microsoft has come up with a really nice bonus for players who buy Gears of War: Ultimate Edition . The Xbox One remake will come with four free Gears of War games.

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