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  1. Halo Master Chief Collection downloads begin today 20GB day one downloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | SlashGear.com

    In addition to the 45GB Blu-ray disk that you'll have when you purchase The Master Chief Collection in the first place, 343 Industries have revealed that you'll need a 20GB day-one download patch. This game will be launching with no "cut corners to save disk space" - so says developer Dan Ayoub of 343 Industries.

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  2. Halo: The Master Chief Collection UK release moved upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Computer And Video Games

    Halo: The Master Chief Collection has gone gold and will be available for pre-order/pre-download starting Friday, 343 Industries announced on Halo Waypoint . The Xbox One compilation of Halo Anniversary, Halo 2 Anniversary, Halo 3 and Halo 4 will release on November 11 in the UK, a few days earlier than previously announced and the same date as its North American release.

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  3. Halo: The Master Chief Collection has 20GB day one patch to unlock multiplayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Eurogamer

    Halo: The Master Chief Collection takes up so much room on its 45GB Blu-ray disc that you'll need to download a 20GB day one patch. In a new blog post on Halo Waypoint , developer 343 Industries acknowledged the "large" download size but explained that it had not wanted to "cut corners" to try and cram everything onto a single disc.

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  4. Halo: The Master Chief Collection: We are GoldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Neowin.net

    Hey there Halo fans! It's been a long, crazy, exciting road, and we're finally getting close to launch of Halo: The Master Chief Collection in November. I wanted to personally share some big status updates with you.

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  5. Bungie's 'Destiny' becoming more addictive by the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The London Free Press

    The action is formulaic, the world is oddly lifeless, the plot alternates between baffling and non-existent and the whole thing has failed to deliver on its pre-release hype. One of the highest-profile video game releases of 2014, developed by the original creators of Halo and published by the same company behind Call of Duty, Destiny was supposed to change the way we look at games when it landed on the Xbox and PlayStation systems on Sept.

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  6. Two Xbox One Assassin's Creed Unity Bundles AnnouncedRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | GamersHell.com

    Earlier this week, Microsoft and Ubnisoft announced a pair of new exclusive Xbox One bundles, both featuring Assassin's Creed Unity . Available at select retailers beginning Sunday, November 2nd, both the Xbox One Assassin's Creed Bundle and Xbox One Assassin's Creed Bundle with Kinect will also include a copy of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag .

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  7. The 11 Most Expensive Halloween Costumes on AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Mashable

    After all is said and done - decorations hung, candy bought and costumes worn - celebrating Halloween adds up to more than just a few scares. This year, the National Retail Federation's annual Halloween consumer survey found that 67.4% of Americans celebrating the holiday will buy costumes, with the average spending per person coming to $77.52.

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  8. Xsolla and Crytek Collaborate to Bring Fresh Payment Possibilities to WarfaceRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | PRWeb

    Billing solutions provider Xsolla today announced a partnership with game developer and publisher, Crytek. The collaboration means players can look forward to seamless in-game shopping and maximum flexibility when purchasing items in Crytek's free-to-play online shooter, Warface.

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  9. 'Halo 5: Guardians': Updates On Leaderboard System And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | International Business Times

    A scene from the multiplayer beta for the upcoming "Halo 5" game is shown during a presentation by Bonnie Ross , studio head of 343 Industries, at the Xbox E3 Media Briefing at the University of Southern California's Galen Center in Los Angeles, California June 9, 2014. Showcased via Halo Waypoint , the official website for "Halo"-related content, 343 Industries designer Max Szlagor has detailed some new aspects coming with the new campaign leaderboard and new features that will debut with the collection.

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  10. Halo: Spartan Strike Includes Master Chief Collection BonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cinema Blend News

    PC and mobile gamers will be getting a new Halo game this fall. 343 Industries has announced Halo: Spartan Strike will launch in December on Steam and Windows 8 devices.

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  11. Rare Allegedly Working on Something Kinect-less, Job Ad Describes Project as "Jaw-Dropping"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | AusGamers

    We go hands-on with Ubisoft's next Assassin's Creed game, Unity, to see what all the revolution fuss is about Our buddies over at Melbourne-based MMGN have come across some interesting stuff out of Rare where a new project for Xbox One is concerned. The boys managed to find a job listing for Rare that asks "If you'd like to be part of a pioneering team dedicated to the next jaw-dropping, never-been-done-before Rare game, why not come and join us?".

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  12. PS4 and Destiny Team Up to Dominate US Sales ChartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | IGN

    Destiny was indeed the best-selling game of September, but interestingly, it sold best on Xbox One, indicating that bundled versions of the game were not counted . Below is the top ten sales chart for software in the US for September 2014.

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  13. Video game software still struggling despite Destiny releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | CNET News.com

    Thanks to the launch of Activision's Destiny, the game industry managed a modest September but is still seeing a slump in software sales, according to NPD Group's latest monthly report. Video game industry sales in the US overall were roughly flat in September, despite the launch of a highly anticipated title from one of the industry's most respected developers.

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  14. Civilian massacring game Hatred courts controversy, gets itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Eurogamer

    Earlier today polish developer Destructive Creations announced an isometric shooter in which you violently slaughter droves of civilians for no other reason than that your character is full of hate. It's called Hatred and it looks like this: It's not hard to see why this might upset folks, but Destructive Creations CEO JarosA aw ZieliA ski isn't sweating it and seems pleased with the fervour it's inspired.

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  15. September 2014 NPD: PS4 outsells Xbox One despite Microsoft giving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | VentureBeat

    Sony's co-marketing deal for Destiny helped the PlayStation 4, but Microsoft had some good luck with its own free-game promotion as well. Consumers spent $1.1 billion on new physical games and consoles at U.S. retailers during the five-week period from Aug. 31 to Oct. 4, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group.

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  16. Why Microsoft's Xbox One Policy Is Bad for EveryoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Microsoft would probably be the first to admit it has made a number of missteps this console generation. The company has made several course corrections already, from reversing an unpopular DRM plan to unbundling Kinect .

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  17. Daily Deals: $360 PS4, Xbox One With a Year of Live and Destiny, $40 DualShock 4, Wolfenstein for $30 - IGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | IGN

    Today only, code " RRRTREASURE " will knock $40 off the price of a PS4. This is from Buy.com, aka Rakuten.

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  18. Latest Xbox One update adds MKV support, quicker voiceless commandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Ars Technica

    Microsoft's near-monthly streak of Xbox One updates continued on Wednesday with a substantial October update . The console maker had already teased the update's most intriguing feature in August when it announced a media-player app set to handle a staggering number of codecs-particularly the MKV container-and DLNA streaming from other devices on a home network.

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  19. Biofeedback-based horror game Nevermind tailors its scares to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Eurogamer

    Experimental horror game Nevermind has one of the most cutting edge concepts in gaming right now. Based on various peripherals, it uses biofeedback like heart rate and motions to gauge player response.

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  20. Halo: Spartan Strike introduces a new ride and new enemies in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Digital Trends

    Microsoft and 343 Industries have announce Halo: Spartan Strike , a spiritual successor to similarly-titled Halo: Spartan Assault , which reframes the series' first-person gunplay as a top-down, twin-stick shooter. The game will be available on Windows Phone, Windows 8.1, and Steam, though Xbox achievements attained in the Windows Phone version will unlock an exclusive emblem, nameplate, and avatar in the upcoming Halo: The Master Chief Collection for Xbox One.

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