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April's GWG announcement is here with the latest news

Looking for the latest Xbox news from today and the last twenty-four hours? We've got everything you need to know including Xbox Series X stock updates!

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Xbox Series X Stock Updates

At the moment, it remains pretty tough to get your hands on an Xbox Series X from any major retailer.

StockInformer is showing that no major UK retailers currently have Xbox Series X consoles in stock, but the console drops are slowly becoming more frequent so with any luck you'll be able to get your hands on one soon.

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If you want an Xbox Series S, though, almost every major UK retailer has them in stock.

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CEX and eBay both stock second-hand consoles and continue to have a little bit of stock, but you'll be over-paying so you need to make sure you're careful about what you're buying.

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Games With Gold Announcement

It's the end of the month and that means we finally have the next Games With Gold announcement from Xbox.

Starting tomorrow, you can get your hands on Vikings: Wolves of Midgard and Dark Void for free with an Xbox Live Gold or Game Pass Ultimate membership.

Below, we have the full list of April 2021's Games With Gold games and when they will be available.

  • Vikings: Wolves of Midgard (April 1 to April 30)
  • Truck Racing Championship (April 16 to May 15)
  • Dark Void Xbox 360 (April 1 to April 15)
  • Hard Corps: Uprising Xbox 360 (April 16 to April 30)

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Xbox has just announced their newest tech collaboration and this time it's all about new headphones and headsets!

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Bang & Olufsen's premium sound technology is being adapted for Xbox's gaming to provide some of the best audio experiences in the industry at the moment!

Touch controls and seamless integration into the Xbox's systems are on the way with these premium headphones at the end of April.

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Upcoming Games

Looking to the next few Xbox games that are due to release, Xbox has shared more details on Knockout City ahead of its launch.

The new Gameplay Trailer showcases the chaotic gameplay and graphics and the Xbox Wire article details the upcoming cross-platform beta that's coming.

EA's Knockout City is due to launch on May 21st, 2021, on all major platforms.

In addition to this, Outriders is joining Xbox Game Pass on April 1st as a free title at launch. There isn't anything major coming out for a couple of weeks after this but Outriders, plus the GWG lineup should be enough to keep people busy.

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Latest Game Updates

In addition to all this, Call of Duty: Warzone just received a huge update on Xbox consoles. It's just over 50GB in size, but it should actually reduce the overall size of both Modern Warfare and Warzone on Xbox consoles by just over 10GB.

It's not a lot, but it's a good start at optimising the title to make it a more acceptable size.

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In addition to this, FIFA 21's FUT Birthday celebrations are still going strong with another batch of limited-time SBCs joining the game ahead of the "Team Two" announcements that are due from EA Sports soon.

On top of that, Among Us is due to receive its' Airship Update today which features a new map and new cosmetic items for all the Crewmates to unlock.

Fortnite's Spring Breakout event is also live right now for the next week and offers up exclusive limited-time rewards and cosmetics throughout.

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