Titanfall

Respawn's slick multiplayer shooter is the shot in the arm the genre needs.

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VideoVideo: Titanfall DLC live stream

Expedition sets off at 5pm BST.

VideoVideo: Titanfall's three new maps shown off

UPDATE: Dated for this week on Xbox One and PC.

Key events

17th March 2014

Titanfall review

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Titanfall's card battling spin-off has been cancelled

But another Titanfall mobile game is planned.

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Titanfall 2 confirmed for Q4 launch

Mechs, magic and swords. Oh my!

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Titanfall is coming to Origin Access next week

Making it the 17th title to appear on The Vault.

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Titanfall 2 due this year, according to McFarlane Toys

Toy manufacturer makes first official mention of "Titanfall 2".

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New Titanfall game and Mass Effect: Andromeda coming in the next 14 months

Star Wars: Battlefront shipped 13m units, surpassing expectations.

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Xbox Live Gold members can play EA Access Vault games free this week

Battlefield! Dragon Age! FIFA! Titanfall! More!

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FeatureTitanfall: One year on

Battle of attrition - how Respawn's shooter has evolved, and how it plays today.

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Titanfall sequel will be multiplatform, Respawn confirms

Would like to make maps free for future games.

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Titanfall and Season Pass bundle just £10 on Xbox this week

Dragon Age 2 and Dead Space cut to just £3.

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Titanfall's Xbox 360 version to receive co-op next week

Along with all the other update eight goodies.

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Titanfall's "biggest update ever" adds new co-op mode tomorrow

Also adds ranking systems. Two more new modes due in November.

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Titanfall's next new game mode ditches titans

UPDATE: Out on PC and Xbox One tomorrow.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Titanfall revisited

The latest patch promises "delicious frame-rate optimisations". Has Respawn delivered?

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Titanfall adds in-game currency, ability to buy Burn Card packs

"We have stated several times that Titanfall will not have micro-transactions."

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Titanfall reveals its second DLC pack Frontier's Edge

UPDATE: Arrives for PC and Xbox One on 31st July.

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Titanfall update four adds new features, Marked for Death mode

Balance changes, bug fixes and matchmaking.

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CTF will return to Titanfall PC following player complaints

"It's obvious that lots of people were upset."

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Titanfall PC removes CTF and Pilot Hunter from public playlists

Now accessible only in Private Matches or Variety mode.

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VideoVideo: Titanfall DLC live stream

Expedition sets off at 5pm BST.

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Titanfall to add "extreme" 144fps support - on PC

Major patch detailed, no change in Xbox One resolution.

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VideoVideo: Titanfall's three new maps shown off

UPDATE: Dated for this week on Xbox One and PC.

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Titanfall Xbox 360 DLC "will naturally follow behind"

But, on the plus side, Bluepoint will make it.

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Titanfall sold 925K retail copies in the US during March

Respawn and EA sign on for a new publishing agreement.

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Titanfall's upcoming VR simulator map War Games has been revealed

Touted as "one of our most wallrunning friendly maps".

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Sony wanted Titanfall developer Respawn to work on Vita

"Almost half" of Respawn involved in Activision legal battles.

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UK chart: Titanfall back top thanks to Xbox 360 version

Kinect Sports: Rivals arrives in 14th.

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Titanfall: Expedition DLC drops next month

Runoff! Swamplands! Wargames!

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Digital FoundryTech Interview: Titanfall on Xbox 360

Digital Foundry talks to Bluepoint Games on how the Respawn epic made its way onto last-gen hardware.

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Titanfall Xbox 360 won't come to Games on Demand

"We felt that it simply did not represent the true Titanfall experience."

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Titanfall on Xbox 360

Digital Foundry's exhaustive cross-gen comparison between PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

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Titanfall update adds private matches

Along with a host of other changes.

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Digital FoundryPerformance analysis: Titanfall on Xbox 360

Be advised on last-gen native resolution and frame-rates.

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VideoVideo: Titanfall Xbox 360 live stream

Stomp around with us from 5pm BST or watch the replay.

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Titanfall on Xbox 360 will run at over 30fps

And contain all the content of its next-gen forbear.

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Microsoft: Twitch app boosted Xbox One usage

Titanfall, unsurprisingly, the most broadcast Xbox One game.

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EA's Origin ditches physical discs

"What does this mean for you? If you're among 99 per cent of our users, absolutely nothing."

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Titanfall matchmaking tweaks now available to try

Skill data used to help losing teams.

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Titanfall Xbox 360 version delayed again

Now pushed back into April.

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Titanfall boosts Xbox One sales by 96 per cent in the UK

Is, predictably, the UK's number one game.

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VideoWhat Outside Xbox makes of Titanfall

Plus seven reasons Wolfenstein might not suck and thoughts on Dark Souls 2.

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VideoWatch us play Titanfall from 12pm GMT

Prepare for... a man playing Titanfall for eight hours straight.

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Xbox One closing monthly US sales gap on PS4

Now only a "narrow margin" between them.

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Respawn fighting Titanfall cheaters

Update for private lobbies in the works.

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Xbox Achievement hunter finally hits a million Gamerscore

"Eight years, three months, I don't know how many days."

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VideoTitanfall live stream today at 5pm GMT

We're also giving away weekend passes for EGX Rezzed.

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Titanfall runs into problems on PC with error 503

UPDATE: Problems solved. EA apologises.

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Digital FoundryTitanfall tech interview

Digital Foundry talks with Respawn about the cloud, the beta, the day-one patch and more.

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Why the PC version of Titanfall is a 48GB install

"It's almost all audio," explains Respawn.

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RecommendedTitanfall review

Final verdict from live servers.

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Digital FoundryTitanfall ships at 792p on Xbox One

Respawn: "We're trying to optimise... we don't want to give up anything for higher res."

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Titanfall Season Pass announced, priced at £19.99

Three expansions planned, each containing new maps and other TBA stuff.

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Major Xbox One update rolled out

5.1 Dolby Digital! 50Hz output! More!

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PodcastPodcast S2E9: Cheaper Xbox Ones, South Park and thank yous

Which incidental details in games do you remember?

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Titanfall's 15 maps revealed in new leak

Prestige details! Modes! Monsters!

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GameStop selling Xbox One Titanfall bundle for £370

£30 lobbed off estimated retail price. Who's next?

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Microsoft announces first Xbox One price cut - and throws in Titanfall for free

Thanks early adopters, but don't expect a retroactive refund.

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Xbox One Titanfall bundle spotted

Listed for same price as standard Xbox One.

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FeatureBe advised: I was wrong about Titanfall

If you're feeling jaded and dismissive, like I was, then pay attention.

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VideoWatch us play Titanfall

Be advised - yesterday's stream in full.

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Titanfall beta data mined, new maps discovered

Plus perks, modes, even SplitScreen.

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VideoThe seven Titanfall words you need to know

And more videos from Outside Xbox.

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Digital FoundryWatch Titanfall on Xbox One at 60fps

1080p60 video downloads plus resolution analysis.

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FeatureTitanfall preview: You say you want a revolution?

A day with Respawn's shooter gets us closer to figuring out whether it can live up to the promise.

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Titanfall beta sign-up opens for PC and Xbox One

UPDATE: Beta now open to everyone on Xbox One. PC should follow.

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Titanfall on Xbox 360 slips to late March

For "finishing touches" to ensure "awesome experience."

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Xbox One firmware update will let you manage storage

New multiplayer and party changes in place before Titanfall.

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Titanfall's PC system requirements revealed

UPDATE: As expected, it requires Origin.

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Titanfall PC, Xbox One beta confirmed, rumoured for Valentine's Day

The Xbox 360 version is being handled by Bluepoint Games.

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Microsoft launches viral Titanfall promotion

Xbox One advert hacked with clues to in-game extras.

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Titanfall test gameplay footage hits the internet

Textures reduced to 25 per cent resolution, Respawn says.

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It looks like there's going to be a pre-release Titanfall test

UPDATE: Respawn confirms "limited technical test".

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Xbox One's limited edition Titanfall controller looks like this

UPDATE: Price named - we're not meching it up.

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Titanfall maximum player count is 6v6

"We had it higher at points in testing, this felt best."

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Titanfall won't launch with mod support

Respawn says it "will have to evaluate after launch."

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Titanfall dev shows off new Ogre and Stryder titan classes

Will have no Kinect features as it "didn't fit the game".

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EA denies it's rushing Titanfall development

"This game will not only be highly rated, but very highly rated."

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Titanfall will remain exclusive to Xbox One, 360 and PC forever

UPDATE: Respawn co-founder says this only applies to "this release," not the series.

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EA announces Titanfall PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One release date

UPDATE: In the UK on 14th March, £249 Collector's Edition available.

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Microsoft: Xbox 360 will last three more years

Will ship over 100 games for Xbox 360.

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EA insists it's not favouring Microsoft over Sony

Despite Titanfall exclusivity and FIFA 14 Xbox One deal.

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FeatureWhere are the Xbox One role-playing games?

Phil Spencer on the Xbox One launch lineup, Japan and more.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs. Respawn: the Titanfall interview

Xbox One, the cloud, the Source Engine - and the 1080p60 question.

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VideoTitanfall wows Outside Xbox at Gamescom 2013

Plus Battlefield 4, Saints Row 4.

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Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Titanfall

Digital Foundry's take on the new shooter from developers who wrote the book on console 60fps gunplay.

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FeatureHave traditional MMOs had their time?

And what do we make of the shared-world games and MOBAs that have risen up to replace them?

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Titanfall dev demystifies Xbox One cloud following "a lot of confusion online"

Offers more than just dedicated servers, Respawn engineer says.

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You can plug an Xbox 360 into the Xbox One, says Major Nelson

"Gamers are going to love our vision of the future..."

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Digital FoundryTitanfall E3 2013 video at 720p60

A compilation of 60fps action from the Microsoft E3 2013 conference. We recommend Google Chrome for watching this video on PC.

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Digital FoundryTitanfall E3 2013 video at 60fps

A compilation of 60fps action from the Microsoft E3 2013 conference. We recommend Google Chrome for watching this video on PC.

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FeatureThe big interview: Microsoft Studio's Phil Spencer discusses Xbox One

On self-publishing, controversial connectivity and a long-term commitment to gamers.

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Will Titanfall ever come to PlayStation? Respawn and EA weigh in

"It's definitely not out of the question..."

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Respawn's Titanfall confirmed for PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One

UPDATE: Due out spring 2014, 360 version outsourced.