1. Halo Spinoff Games Go Free Next Weekend

    There's a good chance many Halo fans have skipped the series' strategy game spin-offs Halo Wars and Halo Wars 2. After all, if hair-trigger shooters are your thing, it's not a given that you're also interested in real-time strategy games.
  2. Assassin's Creed Odyssey 1.0.3 Update Adjusts Usability, Fixes Game-Breaking Bugs

    Assassin's Creed Odyssey has received an update aimed at squashing some bugs and issuing minor (but unspecified) quality-of-life features. The 1.0.3 update is now available, and the patch notes are relatively vague. Among its features are "quality-of-life and usability improvement" and "various 'game breaking' issues that could happen in specific conditions." It also says it improves performance and stability.
  3. Sea Of Thieves Update Adds New Type Of Quest; Here Are The Patch Notes

    Rare has announced a new update for Sea of Thieves that adds a new type of quest to the action-adventure pirate simulation. Update 1.3.1 also patches some of the game's bugs and makes quality-of-life improvements.
  4. Black Ops 4 Pre-Load Is Available Now On PS4, Xbox One, and PC; Battle Royale Mode Unlocks...

    Ahead of its launch on October 12, Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is now available to pre-load across Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. GameSpot discovered that it weighs in at 49.33 GB on Xbox One, and the file size is presumably similar on PS4 and PC.
  5. Destiny 2 Festival Of The Lost Details Revealed

    With Halloween looming, the launch of Destiny 2's Festival of the Lost activity is drawing near. Bungie had previously only offered a small tease of what to expect, but it's now provided an overview of the new types of activities that await players, as well as a look at the Halloween-themed rewards that will be available during the event.