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The official Destiny toaster is real and you can order one now The official Destiny Toaster

In June 2020, Bungie told Destiny 2 players that if they raised at least $777,777.77 (the studio really likes the number seven) during its Gaming Community Expo livestream, it would maybe—maybe—make an official Destiny Toaster. The community responded, raising more than $800,000 for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital during Bungie's block, and now the developer is holding up its end of the deal. Behold the majesty of the official Destiny Toaster! Image 1 of 5…

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A Plague Tale: Innocence is getting optimized for Xbox Series X/S

A Plague Tale: Innocence is getting enhanced for Xbox Series X/S and the optimization will be available in July. Asobo Studio and Focus Home Interactive have announced that A Plague Tale: Innocence will come to Xbox Series X/S on July 6. Watch on YouTube This enhanced version will feature 4K UHD (only on Xbox Series X), 60 FPS, and 3D audio support. The upgrade is free for Xbox One owners of the game. The enhanced…

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Xbox Design Lab returns will the ability to customize Xbox Series X/S controllers

Microsoft today announced the return of Xbox Design Lab, and now you customize your very own Xbox Series X/S controller. Starting today, Microsoft’s new Xbox Wireless Controllers are now available in Xbox Design Lab. Watch on YouTube You can choose from 18 different available colors for most controller parts, and new colors have been introduced like Shock Blue, Pulse Red, and Electric Volt. Also new is the black-on-color ABXY button option, as well as a…

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See Jack Sparrow in action in a new Sea of Thieves gameplay video Captain Jack Sparrow in Sea of Thieves

Rare announced during the Xbox E3 showcase earlier this week that Captain Jack Sparrow, the worst pirate you've ever heard of, will be coming to Sea of Thieves in its next big update. Today we got our first look at some actual gameplay in a new video teasing the upcoming Sea of Thieves: A Pirate's Life story campaign. The new adventure, playable solo or in a crew, begins with busting Captain Jack out of prison,…

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Microsoft Flight Simulator’s latest update focuses on Nordic countries

Asobo Studio has released World Update 5 for Microsoft Flight Simulator, and it focuses on Nordic countries. The world in Microsoft Flight Simulator has received its latest major update, one with a focus on Europe’s Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Watch on YouTube In it, you can take to the European skies and explore fjords, urban areas, mountain peaks, and centuries-old castles from the cockpit. Not only does it include lovely…

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Sea of Thieves new gameplay trailer shows off Pirates of the Caribbean tie-in

Here’s another look at the Pirate’s Life update for Sea of Thieves which features Pirates of the Caribbean’s Jack Sparrow. You can watch the new Sea of Thieves gameplay trailer below. Watch on YouTube Free to all players as part of the Season Three update arriving later this month, A Pirate’s Life takes place over five Tall Tales charting a new threat in the game. “We’ve worked closely with the Walt Disney Games team throughout…

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New Psychonauts 2 gameplay video dives deep into Raz’s mind Psychonauts 2

The E3 2021 excitement from this past weekend might have died down, but Microsoft didn't get that memo. In a new "Xbox Showcase Extended" stream today, the publisher went deeper on the biggest upcoming games on its roster, not the least of which is Psychonauts 2. Double Fine founder Tim Schafer walked us through a new deep-dive look at the long-awaited sequel with new details on a few levels we've seen in the past. The…

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Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 combat will be “real and brutal”

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 is still in the works, but today, Ninja Theory shared an update on where it is in the development process. Speaking during today the Xbox extended showcase, creative director Tameem Antoniades discussed how the Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 team is currently working on the main foundations before going into full production. Watch on YouTube The team is also still working on motion capture, particularly on combat. According to Antoniades, combat will…

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Monster Hunter World and more games are leaving Xbox Game Pass in July

Titles come and go on Xbox Game Pass, and on July 1, another batch of games will leave the service. So far, there are eight games confirmed to be leaving Xbox Game Pass in July, and this includes titles for both PC and Xbox consoles (thanks, Wario64). Watch on YouTube One of the biggest games to be leaving the service is Monster Hunter World, which was added to the service back in April 2019. The…

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Pokemon Unite releases in July for Switch, coming to mobile in September

The Pokemon Company promised yesterday we’d get some Pokemon Unite news today, and it delivered. Pokemon Unite will release for Switch in July and will arrive iOS and Android in September, The Pokemon Company and developer TiMi Studio Group announced today. Watch on YouTube The real-time, team-based battle game with cross-play capabilities will be free to start and was announced back in June 2020. Pokemon Unite takes place on Aeos Island, an island said to be on the…

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