We’re at GDC, Ready to Roll!

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GDC 2015 is underway here at the Moscone Center in Sanfrancisco, and we’re excited as can be.

Tons of people have been working hard to make sure that this year’s conference is a blast for all, and that time has come. If you haven’t done so yet, pop on over to the Xbox Wire to see our full list of planned activities for the duration of the conference.

Also make sure to check here, and on Xbox Wire as well, for updates on news and information as it becomes available. If you’re at the show, come see us at our booth in the Exhibition Hall, or stop by the Xbox Lounge (Moscone South) to check out some of the latest games coming to the ID@Xbox program.

Cheers to a wonderful GDC!

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ScreamRide launches today in the Americas!

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Get ready for the ride of your life as the new game ScreamRide arrives today for Xbox One in North & South America!  The rest of the world will get their hands on it by March 6th.

Screamride is a full-featured, physics-based coaster game where creativity and destruction are equally welcomed.

This game features stunning high definition graphics, hundreds of customizable building components, physics-based destruction, cinematic collisions, unlockable levels, in-game leaderboards, global rankings and more.

“SCREAM”shots behind the jump!

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The Combo Break Episode 5! PAX East & Leagues

Check out this weeks episode of The Combo Break! This week episode is PACKED! First we have more details on PAX East. Be sure to check out Killer Instinct at the ASTRO Gaming booth and our panel, The Past, Present and Future of Killer Instinct at 12:30 PM in the Condor Theatre on Saturday. Join Microsoft and Iron Galaxy as we tell you all the secrets of making KI and give you a sneak peak at things to come!

We also sat down with Design Director James Goddard to talk about the new league play in Killer Instinct. Goddard gave us all the details on how it came to be and why leagues are so important!

Keep your questions coming in at #AskKillerInstinct and we will be answering them in future episodes!

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The Week In Forza Motorsport (26 FEB)

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Exciting news Forza fans! We’re pleased to announce Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious, a brand new standalone expansion for Forza Horizon 2 coming March 27 to Xbox One and Xbox 360!

 

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Yesterday, Xbox and Universal Partnerships & Licensing announced an unprecedented partnership to bring a unique, standalone expansion to millions of Xbox fans worldwide.

For the first time, the thrilling driving and amazing cars of Forza, the highest-rated racing series of the past 10 years, are combining with the blockbuster Fast & Furious film franchise to create an original adventure filled with high-speed automotive action in Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious.

Launching on March 27, 2015, Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious is a standalone expansion to Forza Horizon 2 for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The all-new expansion will put players behind the wheel of iconic vehicles from the Fast & Furious film series, including exciting new cars appearing in Universal Pictures’ Furious 7, in theaters April 3. Players do not need to have purchased or played Forza Horizon 2 in order to download and enjoy the open-world adventure.
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