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

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

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Best gaming podcast period!

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Best xbox and gaming podcast in general

The Best Xbox Podcast

By Yeti Trains - Nov 03 2019
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This is simply the best Xbox podcast you can listen to.

iTunes Ratings

2293 Ratings
Average Ratings
1800
209
74
57
153

Best gaming podcast period!

By Lucas 123543215 - Dec 04 2019
Read more
Best xbox and gaming podcast in general

The Best Xbox Podcast

By Yeti Trains - Nov 03 2019
Read more
This is simply the best Xbox podcast you can listen to.
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Podcast Unlocked

Latest release on Jan 15, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Podcast Unlocked Episode 249: Our Xbox E3 Predictions

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Finally, it's the E3 predictions episode you've been waiting for. Listen for our predictions about Dead Rising 4, Xbox Live Arcade/Summer of Arcade, Oculus Rift on Xbox, and much more. Plus: So many E3 leaks! We discuss them all.

Jun 08 2016

1hr 33mins

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Rank #2: Podcast Unlocked Episode 201: Phil Spencer, Peter Moore, and Seamus Blackley Reunite and Reminisce

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We don't believe three generations of Xbox leadership have ever been brought into the same room before to share secrets and stories of Xbox history. Until now. In a once-in-a-lifetime episode, Xbox creator Seamus Blackley, Head of Xbox during the 360 launch Peter Moore, and current Head of Xbox Phil Spencer talk for 90 minutes about all three Xbox consoles, including beating Sony in the living room, where the Duke controller came from, how Gears of War influenced a critical decision for the Xbox 360 hardware, and so much more!

Jul 02 2015

1hr 36mins

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Rank #3: Podcast Unlocked at E3 2015: Matt Stone and Trey Parker Interview

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In this special mini-episode, bucket-list edition of Podcast Unlocked, we sit down with Matt Stone and Trey Parker, the Emmy Award-winning, Tony Award-winning, and Oscar-nominated comedy geniuses. They've got a new video game, hilariously titled South Park: The Fractured But Whole, that serves as a follow-up to the New Kid's adventures in The Stick of Truth. Here, Stone and Parker discuss the game, how they see the show ending one day, whether or not we'll ever get a Book of Mormon movie adaptation, and more!

Jun 24 2015

21mins

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Rank #4: Unlocked Episode 343

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To commemorate episode 343 of our show, we go full Halo and discuss our favorite memories ever and then make our own top 10 list of our favorite Halo multiplayer maps ever. Thanks to our sponsor this week, Hims. Check 'em out at ForHims.com.

Apr 26 2018

1hr 12mins

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Rank #5: Our Most Anticipated Xbox Games of 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!

Jan 09 2019

1hr 8mins

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Rank #6: X019 Recap: What We Liked and What We Didn't

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On this blazin' episode of our Xbox show, we look back at Xbox's past this week as the original Xbox turns 18, sharing our favorite (not best, although they're often one and the same!) games from Microsoft's first console. And then we look ahead into the future, recapping X019's Inside Xbox livestream and discussing everything we liked and everything we didn't that Microsoft is cooking up now.

Nov 19 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #7: Podcast Unlocked Ep. 100: DRM-Free Edition

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Jun 20 2013

42mins

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Rank #8: Podcast Unlocked Episode 258: Our Gears of War and Forza Developer Visits

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On this week's Xbox show, we discuss our recent visits to Gears of War 4 developer The Coalition and Forza Horizon 3 co-developer Turn 10 Studios. Plus: theories on why the just-released 2TB Xbox One is already gone and not coming back, debating what Project Scorpio will cost, the advantages to a proper "Destiny 2" compared to continuing expansion packs, and much more!

Aug 11 2016

1hr 27mins

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Rank #9: What the Bungie-Activision Split Means for Xbox Fans

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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!

Jan 16 2019

58mins

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Rank #10: Podcast Unlocked Episode 246: Welcome Back, Doom

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What we think of Doom so far, including our theories on why Bethesda didn't send out advance copies for review. Plus: Rockstar's next game approaches, Batman gets a more exciting remaster than we expected, Yarny gets another adventure (YARNYYYYYYY!), how you can (maybe) get your dream Gamertag, and more!

May 19 2016

1hr 19mins

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Rank #11: Xbox Scarlett Games List Gets Longer + Diablo 4 Impressions

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Lots of huge Xbox news to discuss this week, from Ubisoft games that are now coming to Xbox Scarlett (Watch Dogs Legion, Rainbow Six Quarantine, and Gods & Monsters) to Scarlett games we'll have to wait a bit longer for (Battlefield 6, Battlefront 3). Plus: our hands-on impressions of Diablo 4 (!!) and Overwatch 2, and more!

Nov 05 2019

1hr

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Rank #12: What The Game Awards Meant for Xbox Fans

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Our Xbox crew recaps last week's Game Awards, reacting an analyzing the biggest Xbox-related announcements. Plus: tune in for a bonus Let's Play of Below with creative director Kris Piotrowski!

Dec 12 2018

51mins

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Rank #13: Xbox's Nintendo Switch Play Is its Boldest Move Yet

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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.

Feb 27 2019

1hr 8mins

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Rank #14: How Big Will X019 Be?

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Microsoft's big X019 fan event in London is imminent and we've got lots of details, including which TWO DOZEN games are playable there. Plus: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is curiously omitted from EA's EA Access service, we unbox this year's absolutely glorious fan-made Unlock Block Trivia Challenge trophy, and more!

Nov 12 2019

59mins

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Rank #15: The Disc-Less Xbox One: Price Predictions and More

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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!

Mar 06 2019

1hr 12mins

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Rank #16: Podcast Unlocked 250: Our Xbox E3 Post-Show With Xbox Creator Seamus Blackley

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Our 250th episode aired live at E3 2016 with special guest and Xbox creator Seamus Blackley, so here it is in case you missed it. This was our live reactions to everything that had just happened at the Xbox press conference. Hope you enjoy it! And by the way, look for episode 251 at its regular time this Wednesday evening!

And we've got our own YouTube channel too! Subscribe here: youtube.com/ignunlocked

Jun 20 2016

38mins

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Rank #17: Talking Call of Duty: Modern Warfare With One of its Stars

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Chad Michael Collins joins us in the second half of the show this week for an interview about acting in one of the biggest games of the year. That interview starts at 42:04 if you'd like to skip straight to it. In the first half of the show, we give our Modern Warfare campaign and multiplayer impressions, detail a fantastic new program from Microsoft that might help ease the sting out of Scarlett's next-gen launch price tag, discuss Fallout 76's new $100 per year service option, and more!

Oct 29 2019

1hr 9mins

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Rank #18: Podcast Unlocked Episode 240: About That Gears of War 4 Release Date...

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We discuss Gears of War 4's just-announced release date and what it means for the rest of the holiday 2016 Xbox lineup. Plus: Xbox 1.5, Mass Effect 4, Doom beta thoughts, Bethesda's public E3 presence, Final Fantasy XV demo reactions, and more!

Apr 06 2016

1hr 19mins

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Rank #19: Anthem and Crackdown 3: The Good, Bad, and Ugly

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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...

Feb 20 2019

1hr

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Rank #20: Podcast Unlocked Episode 244: Remembering Lionhead

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We fondly remember everything Lionhead gave Xbox fans as the studio closes its doors for good. Plus: Respawn's third-person Star Wars game, our reactions to Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and the not-sold-separately Modern Warfare remaster, our Xbox E3 hopes, whether or not Microsoft will showcase upgraded hardware at the big show, our favorite Xbox 360 games ever, and more!

May 05 2016

1hr 37mins

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