Xbox News March 30: Season 2 Reloaded & stock updates

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Another day, another batch of all the Xbox news from today. It's a little bit of a quiet one, but there's still some exciting stuff going on. We're also expecting a Games With Gold announcement pretty soon!

Series X Stock Updates

If you're looking for an Xbox Series X console today, you're going to find yourself disappointed.


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As it stands, every major retailer is once-again sold out according to StockInformer.

CEX and eBay are, as always, selling second-hand consoles at an inflated rate. So, if you're desperate for one those sites would be the best place to look. You just need to make sure you're careful of what you're getting from somewhere like eBay.

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There are plenty of new Xbox Series S consoles around though, but if you want an Xbox Series X it might be best to wait.

Bethesda Sweepstakes

Xbox is holding a sweepstakes competition in partnership with Bethesda where you can win some awesome custom Bethesda-themed Xbox controllers!

You can check out what they look like and find a link to the ruleset in the Tweet below.


All you need to do is RT the Tweet, so it seems like an incredible chance to get your hands on some awesome new hardware from Xbox and Bethesda.

Upcoming Releases

There's a new Xbox game out right now, which Xbox Wire has chosen to highlight. El Hijo: A Wild West Taleis a stealth-based spaghetti western that promises to tug at your heartstrings!

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You can find out more about it in the article below.


As for everything else, here are the latest Xbox game release dates going into next month:

  • Outriders - April 1st ( Free on Game Pass)
  • Judgement - April 21st
  • MotoGP 21 - April 22nd
  • Nier Replicant Ver.1.22474... - April 23rd
  • Resident Evil Village - May 7th

Game Updates

It's also a pretty quiet day for new game updates, on the whole. Black Ops Cold War's Season 2 Reloaded update released earlier today with a whole lot of new content though.

Season 2 Reloaded introduces three new maps, a new Sniper Rifle, new Operators, new Outbreak content and a weapon tuning pass. Warzone's own Season 2 Reloaded update is due later today at 23:00 PST / 02:00 EST (March 31) / 07:00 BST (March 31).

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Smite is also getting a new update today with a considerable amount of new content. The Talons of Tyrrany update brings a new event, birthday celebrations, new Battle Pass rewards, and more.


In-Game Events

In addition to all of this, two of the biggest titles at the moment have exciting in-game events on the go.


FIFA 21 is celebrating their FUT Birthday event throughout this week and another new set of SBCs is due alongside the limited-time set of FUT Birthday cards. They're some of the best out there at the moment so be sure to check out the Pack Store in-game for a chance to win.

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In Black Ops Cold War, Season 2 Reloaded has kicked off and there are new maps and playlist updates to play alongside a slew of weapon tuning updates.

This isn't all though, Warzone is also getting their own little mid-season refresher update later today, according to CharlieINTEL. We don't know if anything is changing just yet but expect to know soon. The threat level is severe, where will the Zombies go next?