Check Out These Cool New Accessories Announced For Xbox Series X And xCloud

The next generation of Xbox is already calling for the next generation of third-party peripherals.

Yesterday, French video game publisher and high-end accessory manufacturer Nacon announced a suite of new gadgets that will help Microsoft fans usher in the Xbox Series X and xCloud eras, starting sometime in 2021. This is rather newsworthy, because up until this point, Nacon has only released its pro-grade controllers in Europe, most notably the Revolution Pro series for PS4.

First up is the Revolution X, a fully decked-out and customizable gamepad aimed at the growing competitive gaming market. It’s got everything you’d expect from similar offerings from other companies like SCUF Gaming or ASTRO, with adjustable weight, programmable profiles, a fancy carrying case, convenient back triggers and swappable thumbsticks.

If the Revolution X is a bit too intimidating (maybe in an Xbox Duke kind of way)

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Megan Thee Stallion Scholarship for Women of Color Announced

Megan Thee Stallion is giving away scholarships to women of color in any field of study.

The artist shared the announcement via Twitter on Thursday morning. “2020 has brought so many obstacles, but we keep going,” the statement read. “Megan has partnered with Amazon Music’s rap rotation and will award two $10,000 scholarships to women of color that are pursuing an associates, bachelors or post-graduate degree in any field of study.”

Shortly after the announcement was made, the application portal crashed due to overwhelming interest. The server has yet to be recovered as of Thursday afternoon.

Megan’s most recent performance was on last weekend’s “Saturday Night Live,” during which she voiced opposition to Kentucky attorney general Daniel Cameron’s handling of the Breonna Taylor case.

During a performance of her hit “Savage,” the music paused while quotes from Malcolm X and activist Tamika Mallory played saying, “Daniel Cameron is no different

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New Third-Party Xbox Series X Controllers And Accessories Announced

The Xbox Series X and S, Microsoft’s next-generation consoles, launch November 10. Microsoft has new controllers on the way to accompany their hardware, but some third-party peripheral makers are launching their own lines of accessories this holiday. Hori USA revealed its new line of controllers, headsets, and other accessories that work with Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, and PC.

All of these products launch in November, and unfortunately, there are no preorder links available at the moment. If you’re interested in accessories you can buy right now, then check out our best Xbox controller guide. There are a lot of great options that you can use right now on Xbox One and PC, and they’re ready to go for Xbox Series X and S when they release this holiday.

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