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Do choices in other episodes of The Walking Dead affect gameplay/story in 400 Days?

Without going into spoilers, can I get confirmation that the choices made in previous episodes of The Walking Dead affect gameply/story in the DLC "400 days"? The FAQ on telltale says that it does: ...
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Can I play a game installed on my Xbox with another disc?

So I have Skyrim, but part of the disc is scratched and it won't ever get passed the standard Skyrim loading screen when I try to load a saved game. If I was to install it on my Xbox with another disc ...
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How do I partition my HDD for use on an Xbox 360?

I believe the 360 uses the FATX file-system. How would I go about getting software to partition a USB portable hard drive for use on an Xbox? (I don't think Partition Magic supports FATX.)
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Can I unlock the “You Saved Science” achievement in split-screen co-op?

The achievement description states: Complete all test chambers in all courses of co-op. Can this be completed in split-screen to unlock this achievement, or does it have to be done over Xbox ...
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Can I use PC controllers with my XBox 360?

Can we use cheap PC controllers with the XBox 360 by connecting it to the USB slot? PC controllers are much cheaper than Microsoft's.
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Connecting multiple Xbox 360 for multiplayer?

I have two Xbox 360 and I heard you could make two systems act like one. I was wondering how that works.
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In Borderlands, what if my character is past level 50 and then I play without the DLC installed?

In Borderlands, say I play with the Secret Armory DLC installed and rank up past level 50. Then, I move my game save to another Xbox 360 that doesn't have the DLC, sign in with the same gamertag, and ...
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Can all minecraft biomes be present in any newly generated xbox 360 map?

Since Minecraft on the Xbox 360 is not unlimited like the PC counterpart, will every level generated have every biome available? If not, are there any types of biomes that will guaranteed be ...
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Effect of Xbox player reviews?

What effect does an xbox player review have on the reviewed player - does their rep or gamerscore change? Do they see the submitted review?
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Where can I check what Xbox 360 console is linked to my Windows Live account?

A few years ago I set up my Xbox 360 with xbox.com to be able to purchase and download things directly to the console from the website. That console has since red-ringed and was replaced under ...
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I'm having problems with the storage girl in act 2 in Dead Island

I can give her my weapons easily but when I try to take them back and click on them they disappear and are gone for good. Is this a glitch, has anyone had the same problem? Thanks for your answers in ...
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Does my Xbox 360 Premium, purchased in December 2007, support 3D?

I purchased my Xbox Premium in December 2007. According to wikipedia: In July 2007, this version of the Xbox 360 began appearing with the Zephyr motherboard (the motherboard used in the Elite) ...
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Using a keyboard/mouse for XBox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mouse and Keyboard for XBox 360? I like first person shooters, but most of my friends play them on consoles (e.g. XBox 360) and I'm a PC gamer. Therefore, I'm used to ...
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Is there a smaller Xbox 360 controller available? [closed]

My wife finds the standard XBOX 360 controller too large for her hands, so doesn't use the console. It seems there was a smaller controller on sale from Madcatz, but it is no longer available. Does ...
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Xbox live updates fails over and over

I keep trying to download the latest Xbox Live Update and it keeps failing. I have done a test connection and when it gets the part where it tests the Xbox Live it says there is an update. I try to ...
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What endorsements benefit the tank's jet engine gun in Monday Night Combat?

When using a custom class you can choose various endorsements and I wanted to know which effect the tank's gun. I'm mainly wondering about the rate of fire and critical shot, but a list of those that ...
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Can content stored in XBOX 360 hard drive be accessed by any account?

I'm about to sell my 360 and I have some games and a lot of DLC stored in the HDD. If I remove my account from the console but keep the games/DLC will the buyer still be able to access that content?
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Why can't I play Fez when offline?

For some reason, every time I try to play Fez without being signed into Xbox Live, it only let's me play the trial version, even though the only version in my game library is the full version. I'm ...
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Wired controller blinking while Xbox is off

The home-button of my wired Xbox controller is blinking, even though my Xbox 360 is turned off. I've searched around a bit and found out the blinking of wireless controllers is a sign that the battery ...
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How do I associate my Xbox 360 copy of Mass Effect 3 with my EA/Origin account?

Mass Effect 3 on Xbox logs into Origin every time I start the game up, but I never actually gave it my Origin credentials, and (understandably) it does not seem to be associated with my Origin ...
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How do you view previous Inside Xbox (or any old feed) in the 360's new 'metro' UI?

In the NXE I could view hints and tips from old Inside Xbox episodes from a history channel. I can't find this in the new Metro UI - I can view the most recent stories only, but that only ever covers ...
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Is it possible to get simpler maps in Skyrim?

I don't know about everyone else, but I find the new 3d maps in Skyrim to be difficult to navigate, especially since you can't rotate all around the map or zoom all the way out. Is it possible to ...
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Can't go to jail in Markarth

I've killed a jailer in Markarth. Well I went werewolf and slaughtered everybody in the Minra mines or however you pronounce it. Much later in the game I killed a whole caravan of Imperial Eleves, ...
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Is there a limit to the number of XBox 360's you can connect using system link?

I'm inviting some people round for a Halo night and I'm going to ask them to bring their own TVs/XBox 360s is there a limit to the number of XBox 360s you can connect using system link? I have a ...
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Portal Achievement Issue - Xbox 360

My account on Xbox live says that I haven't gotten the "Vanilla Crazy Cake" Achievement but I actually have completed the achievement and when I load up Portal and look at the achievements in the game ...
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Can the Xbox 360 Play & Charge Kit cable charge regular Ni-MH batteries in the controller?

I use regular rechargeable Ni-MH AA batteries in my Xbox360 controllers, which I charge in a regular AA battery charger. Since the Xbox 360 Play & Charge Kit batteries are just Ni-MH batteries, ...
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Expat Xbox gaming

I've just recently moved to then Netherlands from the U.S.. The only device that's really given me trouble so far is our Xbox 360 slim. The power supply is 110-only and the converter I bought for it ...
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Install game on flash drive and save to hard drive

I have an Xbox 360 Arcade, with a 20GB hard drive, and it's pretty full. I scratched my Assassins Creed game disc, but it still works and now I want to install it. I can't erase stuff on the hard ...
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Is there a fix for the bugged playthrough 2 in Borderlands 2?

I finished playthrough 2 quests with my friends all out of order and it seems that my playthrough somehow got forever stuck on playthrough 2. I have no story missions left and if I accept new side ...
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Why won't my xbox360 download any compatibility emulators?

I have the latest dash, but when I insert an original xbox disk (confirmed on wiki to be compatible) I just get an error to install additional software without any option or instruction as to what ...
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What's the original DVD drive type for my 360 model?

So a couple years ago my DVD drive on my 360 broke. Out of warranty and lacking cash I decided to find someone on craigslist to fix it. They did, for super cheap, however they replaced my drive with a ...
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How can I get an existing DA:O character image uploaded to the BioWare site?

I have an existing DA:O character that I created without logging into the BioWare site. After logging in the charcter data was uploaded but did not include the character images. A web search has ...
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What are all the events that cause a Game Beacon to notify you/other players?

As of the Dashboard update that came out during the week of December 5th, you can set Beacons on up to 5 games that let another user know that even if you're not playing it, you like playing a ...
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Exchanging disc drives (Xbox 360)

I have two Xbox 360s, one with red ring and one with a jammed disk drive. The jammed DVDdrive is a BenQ; the other is a Toshiba. I switched them out, putting the Toshiba in the system the BenQ was ...
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I get a seemingly infinite loop when downloading Grand Theft Auto on demand

I downloaded the install file (7gb) and then proceeded to download the extra install files (in reverse order). I got the first two downloaded but then I got to the the third one and it just keeps ...
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Why can't I play co-op in Saints Row 2 with my friend even though we have the same DLC?

I have the Xbox 360 version of Saints Row 2. I have successfully played co-op with another friend in the past where we both only had the Unkut DLC. A different friend of mine has all 3 DLC packs ...
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Is there a difference in the way the old Xbox360 reads discs and the new model?

I have an original Xbox360 model and my friend has the new model(the one packaged with the Kinect). When trying to play two games, blue dragon and fallout 3, the game works fine on his xbox, but on my ...
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What does clearing your cache three times do?

Why isn't once enough, and what is the purpose of clearing it three times for the following solution? Solutions1 Delete your gamertag, clear your cache, and recover your gamertag ...
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What to do about a scratched copy of Black Ops?

So I bought Black Ops on the midnight release date. It was all working fine then it started freezing up while loading certain maps. I took out the disc and there is a perfect circle around the outer ...
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Does the Xbox 360 upscale classic Xbox games?

When you run a classic XBox game on a 360, does the 360 automatically take advantage of its GPU to run the game at a higher resolution than the original, if you're on an HDTV? In other words, if I ...
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How do I change an Xbox gold purchase to my son's profile?

I purchased an Xbox Live Gold Pass and it went under my parental profile, not my son's profile. Since he is the one who actually plays Xbox, how do I give him access?
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Can you use a USB to expand the Xbox's storage?

I have an Xbox 360 4GB, and I just bought GTA V, but it needs 8GB. Can I use a USB or hard drive to use its storage so I don't need to buy a new Xbox?
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Will games from the UK work on consoles from Portugal?

I am planning on going out to Portugal soon and I am wondering if I should bring out some Xbox 360 games for a friend that stays there, as the games cost a lot more there than they do here. So, ...
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I don't remember my Live ID

I have an old xbox360 and my account is there. I want to download my account on the new black Xbox360. The thing is, I don't remember the email associated with that gamertag. How can I get it?
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What happens if I turn off my console while it is saving data?

All console games warn players at the beginning of any game: Please do not turn off your console when you see the saving icon/indicator. What if I turn it off or there occurs a power outage ...
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Does Gladius work with the XBox360?

Gladius is one of those great turn-based strategy games that I like to go back to once in a while. But now that my old PS2 is packed away, it's not so easy. If I pick up a copy for the original ...
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Can I hook a 3.5mm jack to the USB ports on the Xbox 360 to receive sound?

Would it be possible, with some type of wiring, to hook a 3.5mm jack to the USB ports on the Xbox and receive in-game sound?
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Logging on to Wifi using Xbox 360 Slim

I recently bought my first Xbox 360 Slim. When connecting to Internet, my ISP redirects me to a web page which asks me for a User ID/ Password. I get access when I enter that info. Now when I try to ...
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Xbox 360 power supply has red light at start of day

The adapter has a red light when we turn the power on at the mains. When it's not connected to the Xbox, it will be orange until we plug it in. Since this happens at the start, it's not an ...
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How do I recover lost achievements?

A few weeks ago my cousin recovered his Gamertag on my Xbox 360 because we were playing Xplosion Man at my place and he wanted to get the achievements. Some time after, he started playing Red Dead ...