SIPWU 1.15.16

Lots of little pieces of news for you to go through this week. A tease of Gears, upcoming beta dates, free games next week and more. Read on for all the details.

Gaming News and Info

Other Gaming News

Gears of War 4 Microsoft representatives announced that we might see Gears of War 4 sooner than we think. It was previously going to be out on “Holiday 2016” and now it’s slated for “Fall 2016”. As for the beta it should be arriving around Spring.
Homefront: The Revolution So now we know that Homefront: The Revolution will be out on May 17, 2016 and will be released for Xbox One, PS4, Windows PC & Linux. You can also sign up for the beta Here.
EA A surprise promotion is coming next week offering EA Access free to all Gold members from the 19th through the 24th. There are 14 big name titles available so be sure to check it out. For more information you can read about it here.
The Crew The Crew: Wild Run is getting a new patch in January and it will add a Speed Trap Challenge and Photo Mode. There will be Improvements such as Monster truck gameplay, crew time attack missions, Drift Missions, Improved handling for several vehicles and general fixes. For more details click here.
Xbox Xbox Boss Phil Spencer has given an update on the upcoming background music feature for the xbox one. Sadly, it’s not coming any time soon. He was asked by a fan on Twitter if there was any news about the background music feature. Phil Spencer had this to say, “Won’t be before summer sorry to say.” In other news the next major Xbox one update will be around February, unfortunately there is no info on what changes or features it might include.
The Division If you’ve been patiently waiting to get your hands on The Division then this is the news for you. The beta has been set to start on January 28th for Xbox One and the 29th for all others. Along with this was the announcement of an Xbox One console bundle. For more information on how to get in the beta, what the console has as well as a new trailer, click the link.

Deals of the Week

Xbox One

Another World – 20th Anniversary Edition – Gold Price: $4.00 – 50% off
Blue Estate – Gold Price: $3.90 – 70% off
Forza Horizon 2 Alpinestars Car Pack – Gold Price: $1.50 – 70% off
Forza Horizon 2 and Forza Motorsport 5 Bundle – Gold Price: $55 – 50% off
Forza Horizon 2 Porsche Expansion Gold Price: $5 – 50% off
Forza Horizon 2 VIP – Gold Price: $10 – 50% off
Forza Motorsport 5 Nürburgring Booster Pack – Gold Price: $1.50 – 70% off
Forza Motorsport 5 VIP Membership – Gold Price: $10 – 50% off
Forza Motorsport 6 Car Pass – Gold Price: $19.49 – 35% off
The Jackbox Party Bundle – Gold Price: $37.49 – 25% off

Xbox 360

NBA JAM: On Fire Edition – $14.99 – 67% off
Syndicate – $19.99 – 80% off
Crysis – $19.99 – 80% off

SIP News


You’ve seen his work around here for over a week. It was even mentioned in a short update in SpamChat. Now it’s official. MrSerrano1105 has joined the Communique to assist in bringing the latest news to you. Head over to the announcement to wish him good luck.


We’re halfway through the month which means we’re getting closer to the close of the video contest. If you want to get a video submitted before the deadline then check out the topic to see what you have to do.


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