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Fallout 76 Trailer, Beta Details Revealed



A new trailer for Fallout 76 has arrived, along with details regarding the official start of the BETA, and how you can get your BETA code.

If you’re one of the many who pre-ordered the game, then you are one of the exclusive folks who can access the Beta, and unlike other betas from Bethesda, you’ll be able to share images and videos of your specific beta experience.

Progress will be carried over from the beta, once the game officially goes live. Start times are below:

The first phase of testing on Xbox One starts at the following times:

  • UK: 12 midnight – 4 am BST, October 24
  • Europe: 1 am – 5 am CEST, October 24
  • East Coast US: 7 pm – 11 pm EDT, October 23
  • West Coast US: 4 pm – 8 pm PDT, October 23

The second phase of testing on Xbox One starts at the following times:

  • UK: 10 pm- midnight BST, October 27
  • Europe: 11 pm – 1 am CEST, October 27
  • East Coast US: 5 pm – 7pm EDT, October 27
  • West Coast US: 2pm – 4 pm PDT, October 27

The third phase of testing on Xbox One starts at the following times:

  • UK: 4 pm – 6 pm GMT, October 28
  • Europe: 5 pm – 7 pm CET, October 28
  • East Coast US: 12 pm to 2pm EDT, October 28
  • West Coast US: 9 am – 11 am PDT, October 28

The first phase of testing on PC, and PS4:

  • October 30: 4pm – 8pm PT, 7pm – 11pm ET, 11pm – 3am (November 1) GMT
  • November 1: 11am – 4pm PT, 2pm – 7pm ET, 6pm – 11pm GMT
  • November 3: 2pm – 6pm PT, 5pm – 9pm ET, 9pm – 1am (November 3) GMT
  • November 4: 11am – 4pm PT, 2pm – 7pm ET, 6pm – 11pm GMT

The Xbox One beta will also be live during the PC/PS4 phase above.

Below is the trailer, and the title launches November 14 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.



Patreon Hires Twitch’s Adiya Taylor as New Corporate Communications Lead



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Content creation platform Patreon has officially tabbed Adiya Taylor as their new corporate communications lead, effective in February, according to an official announcement.

Taylor worked for Amazon’s video game streaming platform Twitch for three years in a variety of roles, most recently serving as the company’s senior monetization communications manager prior to her departure.

Taylor’s hiring comes after Patreon brought on Brielle Villablanca as Vice President of communications and creator advocacy back in November 2023.

“I’m thrilled to begin crafting and implementing a communications strategy around policy, trust and safety, product and more,” Taylor said during an official post on the networking platform LinkedIn, adding that she believes Patreon is a “true advocate” for creators.

“I’m looking forward to more storytelling around how we’re fostering fandom so that creators own long-lasting businesses built around their artistry,” Taylor added.

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Microsoft Bringing Four Games to Rival Consoles




Microsoft has responded to recent reports that there will be changes to it’s first-party strategy and has confirmed that four game titles will be released on rival consoles.

More specifically, Xbox head Phil Spencer said that ‘Starfield’ and ‘Indiana Jones’ will not be among the four titles heading to other platforms. Both games had a number of candidate platforms, per reports, adding that this is “not a change to our fundamental exclusive strategy.”

“We don’t damage Xbox and we can grow our business using what other platforms have to help us with that,” Spencer said, according to  “Looking forward, I think there is an interesting story for us of introducing Xbox franchises to players on other platforms to get them more interested in Xbox. We think there’s a good brand value for Xbox there.”

Xbox president Sarah Bond announced that Activision Blizzard games would begin to be added into Game Pass offerings, starting with Diablo 4, which will be added on March 28th.

Additionally, Bond said that Microsoft is still working on hardware for the future and that their focus regarding the future is “delivering the largest technical leap you will ever have seen in a hardware generation.”


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Sega’s Revenue See Rise to $27 Billion




Sega Sammy has released its financial report for the nine-month period that officially concluded on December 31st, 2023, and that report that demonstrated a rise in overall sales and profit despite a decrease in sales for Sega’s new titles.

That decline was offset by growth in pachislot and pachinko machines, however Sega had lowered its sales forecasts for the full financial year.

Here is a breakdown, courtesy of

  • Net sales: ¥349.9 billion ($2.3 billion, up 28.7% year-on-year)
  • Operating income: ¥54.4 billion ($364 million, up 42.4% year-on-year)
  • Ordinary income: ¥57.2 billion ($383 million, up 42.7% year-on-year)
  • Net sales were up 130.3% to ¥120.2 billion ($805 million) in this segment
  • Ordinary income increased by 521.3% at ¥45.7 billion ($306 million).
  • Entertainment Contents segment, which includes video games, net sales were up 4.2% at ¥219.3 billion
  • Profit decreased by 52.5% to ¥19.7 billion ($131.8 million) as a result of weak game sales

You can read a breakdown of the entire report at here.

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