news Phil Spencer: “I’m not trying to funnel everybody who wants to play Gears into the subscription.”
Word play The writers behind games like Arkham Knight, Gears of War 4 and Spec Ops: The Line discuss the challenges they face in development.
just one more How gambling principles and seductive animation compel players to drop cash on card packs and weapon crates.
news The timing is unclear, but the trial will include the first act plus full access to Horde and Versus modes.
Big bada boom We reflect on the design, history and evolution of the PC gamer's best friend with John Romero and a whole lot of gifs.
news The launch of Social Cross-play means you'll be able to stick the boots into the console crowd in perpetuity.
Generation game We asked developers for their thoughts on the incoming Xbox One Scorpio and PlayStation 4 Neo.
Cogs of war This feels like a game you've played before, but with plenty of blood pumping through its intense multiplayer.