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  1. 2021 is finally upon us and we certainly hope it is a better year than 2020! However you might as well make a New Years Resolution that you can keep, like signing up for our Uncrowned Legion for free!
  2. The past days have been full of rumors about Ubisoft+ coming to Xbox Game Pass and there is some weight behind these rumors. The "leak" that is fueling these rumors seems to be a simple posting from Xbox that list "Microsoft obtaining publishing rights to an unannounced AAA surprise" which could be essentially anything from a single game to a full studio partnership, or a second EA Play style integration. When did this leak turn into an Ubisoft+ deal? Well, that seems to be the problem as sources just starting sending Tweets and articles about it without any reliable source to backup th
  3. The past days have been full of rumors about Ubisoft+ coming to Xbox Game Pass and there is some weight behind these rumors. The "leak" that is fueling these rumors seems to be a simple posting from Xbox that list "Microsoft obtaining publishing rights to an unannounced AAA surprise" which could be essentially anything from a single game to a full studio partnership, or a second EA Play style integration. When did this leak turn into an Ubisoft+ deal? Well, that seems to be the problem as sources just starting sending Tweets and articles about it without any reliable source to backup th
  4. The online servers for Halo: Reach, Halo 4, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Spartan Assault and Halo Wars will be turned off next year and digital sales of those games will end this month. The games will still work for local play, but all online services will be turned off no sooner than December of 2021. 343 has provided a chart of features for these games after the shutdown happens with matchmaking and file share ending for all the FPS games, but all local content (including custom games) will remain working. Achievements are listed as "varies" for every game a
  5. The online servers for Halo: Reach, Halo 4, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Spartan Assault and Halo Wars will be turned off next year and digital sales of those games will end this month. The games will still work for local play, but all online services will be turned off no sooner than December of 2021. 343 has provided a chart of features for these games after the shutdown happens with matchmaking and file share ending for all the FPS games, but all local content (including custom games) will remain working. Achievements are listed as "varies" for every game a
  6. Merry Christmas from all of us at Uncrowned Gaming! We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday today. Oh, and don't forget to stop by our community to spend some holiday joy with your fellow Uncrowned Legion.
  7. Ever since 343 announced that Halo Infinite would have a free to play multiplayer, the gaming community has both praised the move while also fearing the microtransactions that will come with it. Luckily, a recent interview with Halo Infinite lead progression designer Christopher Blohm has clarified the microtransaction plans for the game and it is encouraging. Blohm has confirmed that loot boxes will not be part of the game and all microtransactions will be “one and done” style purchases. He also stated that microtransactions will only be cosmetic items available for purchase and will n
  8. Ever since 343 announced that Halo Infinite would have a free to play multiplayer, the gaming community has both praised the move while also fearing the microtransactions that will come with it. Luckily, a recent interview with Halo Infinite lead progression designer Christopher Blohm has clarified the microtransaction plans for the game and it is encouraging. Blohm has confirmed that loot boxes will not be part of the game and all microtransactions will be “one and done” style purchases. He also stated that microtransactions will only be cosmetic items available for purchase and will n
  9. Details are limited and no reasons were given about why the delay has occurred beyond "we need more time to provide the Xbox Game Pass experience" posted in an Official Xbox Update, but the inclusion of EA Play on PC for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers is officially delayed until sometime in 2021. This update is fairly concerning as it landed exactly on the day that the partnership should have launched and the update leans heavily towards only an update arriving in 2021 and no mention on the partnership itself coming. We can hope that it is due to integration issues and Microsoft nee
  10. Details are limited and no reasons were given about why the delay has occurred beyond "we need more time to provide the Xbox Game Pass experience" posted in a Official Xbox Update but the inclusion of EA Play on PC for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers is officially delayed until sometime in 2021. This update is fairly concerning as it landed exactly on the day that the partnership should have launched and the update leans heavily towards only an update arriving in 2021 and no mention on the partnership itself coming. We can hope that it is due to integration issues and Microsoft needi
  11. While already part of the console Xbox Game Pass, EA Play was stated to be arriving on PC for Game Pass Ultimate subscribers this December, and now we have confirmation via a newly dropped trailer. EA Play Basic will become part of your Game Pass Ultimate subscription on the 15th and unlock the majority of EA's PC game library. This is exciting news as EA has done a fairly well job at bringing it's games to PC and nearly all their major titles are on the platform at this time. EA Play Basic provides all of EA games that are "older" for free, the general rule is that new releases stay on
  12. After a few hyped up rumors, Epic Games has confirmed that not only is Master Chief coming to Fortnite, but an entire suite of Halo themed items are expected to coming. The release at the Game Awards showed Chief's armor skin and confirmed a cross-over is coming. Recent leaks have also shown a Warthog vehicle skin, a Pelican glider skin, and what appears to be some map graphics all coming for Season Five. Season Five is the followup of the current Marvel Cross over and will include Halo, God of War, and Star Wars in a phenomenon that has started a search for warriors from other dimensio
  13. SCUF, one of the more popular premium/custom controller makers, has released their new H1 headset and it too is quite customization. Utilizing a 3.5mm audio line, the new headset is compatible with all gaming consoles and most other devices that allow a wired audio setup. It features interchangeable ear cup "tags" that allow users to match there custom SCUF controller and SCUF headset, or just choose a different design for each. The headset has many standard features, like 50mm drivers and a built in mic be uni and omni-directional, along with an inline volume and mute control on the c
  14. After a few hyped up rumors, Epic Games has confirmed that not only is Master Chief coming to Fortnite, but an entire suite of Halo themed items are expected to coming. The release at the Game Awards showed Chief's armor skin and confirmed a cross-over is coming. Recent leaks have also shown a Warthog vehicle skin, a Pelican glider skin, and what appears to be some map graphics all coming for Season Five. Season Five is the followup of the current Marvel Cross over and will include Halo, God of War, and Star Wars in a phenomenon that has started a search for warriors from other dimensio
  15. Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Call of Duty: Warzone's Season One update has been delayed by one week. The original release date was announced for December 10th but will now be December 16th. "It's an unprecedented amount of free content and the teams are currently prepping for the biggest Season One launch week ever seen," Activision said in a blog post. Season One starts a massive integration between player progression and battle pass rewards on Cold War and Warzone. Warzone will be gaining a pile of Cold War weapons and blueprints and Cold
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