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Podcast Unlocked

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Love video games? IGN's Podcast Unlocked is your source for everything Xbox 360. If you live and breathe Halo, Gears of War, Forza, Fable, and more, Podcast Unlocked has you covered. Tune in every week for the latest video game news for Xbox 360 and Xbox Live junkies around the globe.

Love video games? IGN's Podcast Unlocked is your source for everything Xbox 360. If you live and breathe Halo, Gears of War, Forza, Fable, and more, Podcast Unlocked has you covered. Tune in every week for the latest video game news for Xbox 360 and Xbox Live junkies around the globe.
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Love video games? IGN's Podcast Unlocked is your source for everything Xbox 360. If you live and breathe Halo, Gears of War, Forza, Fable, and more, Podcast Unlocked has you covered. Tune in every week for the latest video game news for Xbox 360 and Xbox Live junkies around the globe.

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English


Episodes

Making Sense of Call of Duty’s Development Drama

5/20/2019
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On this week's Xbox show, Sony and Microsoft announced a partnership. Yes, you read that right! We talk about their mutual cloud-gaming initiative. Plus: Call of Duty's development gets thrown into turmoil for next year, so we examine what effect it will have on the future of the franchise. And did Ubisoft just announce Splinter Cell or were they just "joking"? All that and more on this week's Unlocked!

Duration:00:51:59

Red Dead Online Is Finally Out of Beta With Interesting New Features

5/14/2019
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On this week's Xbox show, the crew discusses their Rage 2 impressions and their thoughts on Red Dead Online's official launch and all the new content coming with it. Despite being just a few weeks away from E3, there's still other announcements rolling out, including the reveal of Ghost Recon Breakpoint, the unfortunate, concerning news from the Starbreeze financial call, and more.

Duration:01:08:51

What Will Ghost Recon and Call of Duty Be Like When They Return?

5/7/2019
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Ghost Recon appears to be returning soon, as does Call of Duty. We debate what each might look like. Plus: Sea of Thieves Anniversary Update impressions, PlatinumGames laments how Microsoft has been treated in the wake of Scalebound's cancellation, Tekken x Street Fighter is probably never happening, and more!

Duration:01:09:29

The Madden Curse Is Coming for Chiefs Fans

4/30/2019
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On this week's Xbox show, willl the Sonic the Hedgehog movie set video game movies back a decade or turn them into high art? Plus: Kansas City Chiefs fans have to reckon with the Madden Curse as the first details of Madden NFL 20 are announced, Games With Gold for May have been revealed, and more!

Duration:00:56:38

The Force Seems Strong With Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

4/23/2019
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Our Xbox crew gives our impressions of the just-released Mortal Kombat 11, discusses Respawn's Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and why we're optimistic about it, speculates on the motive behind the return of a Call of Duty co-creator after a six-year retirement, and more! Plus: how much next-gen will Microsoft talk at E3?

Duration:01:18:40

Are You Ready for Assassin's Creed Vikings?

4/9/2019
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Ubisoft seems to have teased the next Assassin's Creed game in The Division 2! We discuss the apparent Viking theme and its likely next-gen debut. Plus: Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold might be bundled together, an anonymous millionaire wants to set up a real-life battle royale (and we have ideas! Boy, do we have ideas!), we get a few new tidbits of Borderlands 3 information, and more!

Duration:02:06:04

What We Want From Borderlands 3

4/2/2019
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Lots to discuss this week! James Duggan's impressions of The Division 2 and how it compares to other loot shooters. Plus: our headliner is Borderlands 3. It's finally official, but what kind of game will it be? We each give our take. We also detail the just-announced monster FPS Darkborn, wonder about Ubisoft's E3 press conference, and more!

Duration:01:11:08

How Elder Scrolls Helped Xbox Become Great

3/26/2019
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Our Xbox podcast crew gives detailed impressions of the just-released Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice as well as Remedy's upcoming third-person action game Control. Plus: a look back at the Elder Scrolls games that helped make the Xbox great as the franchise celebrates its 25th anniversary this week, more rumored details of the all-digital Xbox One S, a bit of Mortal Kombat 11 talk, and more!

Duration:01:22:31

Left 4 Dead Returns...Sort Of

3/19/2019
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Original Left 4 Dead developer Turtle Rock Studios returns with a game that sounds an awful lot like Left 4 Dead...literally and figuratively. Plus: we try to predict Bethesda's just-announced E3 press conference, No Man's Sky keeps building, and more!

Duration:00:48:05

What EA's E3 Absence Means for Microsoft

3/13/2019
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Another major publisher decides to skip its E3 press conference in 2019. We discuss what we think EA's decision means for Microsoft. Plus: Halo MCC gets Reach, Mortal Kombat 11 goes for the gusto in the story department, and more!

Duration:00:57:56

The Disc-Less Xbox One: Price Predictions and More

3/6/2019
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A new report suggests the disc-less Xbox One S will be announced next month. We speculate on price, who it's aimed at, and more! Plus: Borderlands 3, Apex Legends' sweet revenge for Respawn, and more!

Duration:01:12:32

Xbox's Nintendo Switch Play Is its Boldest Move Yet

2/27/2019
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We dive deep into the credible rumors surrounding Microsoft bringing Xbox Game Pass to the Nintendo Switch. Plus: Microsoft considered hiring Gearbox to make Halo 4. How would THAT have changed history?? Also: HoloLens 2 and its potential future in the Xbox ecosystem, and we say goodbye to our beloved Shark.

Duration:01:08:56

Anthem and Crackdown 3: The Good, Bad, and Ugly

2/20/2019
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Our Xbox crew deep-dives into Xbox's two biggest new releases, Anthem and Crackdown 3. Plus: BioWare says Mass Effect will return, but how and when? We discuss...

Duration:01:00:14

Apex Legends Staggering Success Is More Than Just Hype

2/13/2019
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IGN's Xbox crew discusses Apex Legends enormous success and it's potential, the future of EA, and a traveling Halo Amusement Park that may be headed your way.

Duration:01:03:17

Making Sense of Xbox Live on Switch, Apex Legends, and More!

2/6/2019
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Our Xbox crew has a lot to chew on this week! Apex Legends reactions and impressions, Crackdown 3 impressions, Xbox Live's stunning extension to Nintendo Switch, Xbox's big E3 2019, and more!

Duration:01:04:18

Anthem's VIP Demo: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

1/30/2019
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Three major games dominate the water-cooler conversation this week, including the controversial Anthem VIP demo, plus the releases of Resident Evil 2 and Kingdom Hearts 3.

Duration:00:53:29

EA and Star Wars: What Went Wrong

1/23/2019
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EA has been having a tough time with Star Wars: What went wrong and can it be fixed? Our Xbox crew discusses that and more on this week's show.

Duration:01:01:53

What the Bungie-Activision Split Means for Xbox Fans

1/16/2019
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Bungie is now a free agent. Here's what it means for Xbox fans. Will Microsoft buy Bungie again? Will Destiny 3 happen? What's after Destiny? Plus: Phil Spencer briefly mentions the future at CES, Resident Evil 2's demo is popular, and more!

Duration:00:58:53

Our Most Anticipated Xbox Games of 2019

1/9/2019
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IGN's Xbox team kicks off the new year by discussing some of the games we're most excited about. Plus: one new Alien game not for Xbox and one that is, From Software's mystery new games, and more!

Duration:01:08:50

Xbox in 2018: The Year in Review

12/19/2018
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Our Xbox crew looks back on all aspects of the Xbox world in 2018, from games to studio acquisitions to services and much more! Plus: a look ahead to the fast start we're set to get off to in 2019, what Xbox characters we'd like to see in Smash Bros., and more!

Duration:00:53:19