All News tagged with 'Demo'

Red Dead Online Beta Announced for Red Dead Redemption 2

A public beta has been announced for Red Dead Redemption 2's online component, Red Dead Online. Similar to GTA Online's original launch in Grand Theft Auto V, Red Dead Online won't be available at launch.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 56 comments

FIFA 19 Demo Now Available to Download on Xbox One

As we revealed a couple of weeks ago, the FIFA 19 demo, which this year features 10 playable teams and two game modes, is now available to download on the Xbox One.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

The Forza Horizon 4 Demo Is Coming Today - Here's What You Can Expect

Planning on buying Forza Horizon 4? Here's what you can expect from the demo that drops today on Xbox One

Posted 9 days ago by Rich Stone, 54 comments

Mega Man 11 Demo and Community Challenge Now Available

The free demo version of Mega Man 11 is now available on Xbox One, accompanied by a community challenge that gives players the chance to win a reward for use in the retail version.

Posted 11 days ago by Lucy Wood, 6 comments

Anthem Introduces Our World, My Story

When Anthem crashes onto our consoles next year, it will bring a persistent online world shared by every player, yet Bioware promises that every player's story will be different.

Posted 15 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

NBA 2K19 Trailer Released. Oh, and The Prelude.

NBA 2K19: The Prelude chapter is now out. You can play through the initial chapter of The Way Back for free, but there are apparently no achievements again for this year's iteration of 'The Prelude.'

Posted 19 days ago by Dave Bricker, 40 comments

NBA 2K19: The Prelude Releases Tomorrow - Will it Have Achievements?

NBA 2K19: The Prelude, the free downloadable game that serves as a demo for the upcoming NBA 2K19, releases tomorrow on the Xbox One. Will we get achievements this year?

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 90 comments

FIFA 19 Demo Set to Release on September 13th

For those of you that weren't lucky enough to be invited to take part in the closed beta for FIFA 19, you'll soon be able to see what this year's iteration of the series has to offer as the demo releases in a couple of weeks.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 6 comments

NBA LIVE 19 Trailer and Details, Demo Now Available

The NBA LIVE 19 demo is now available, along with a new Court Battles trailer and more details of features coming when the full game is released next month.

Posted 25 days ago by Lucy Wood, 5 comments

Trials Rising Beta Eats Dirt in September, Gold Edition Revealed

Red Lynx isn't known for doing things by halves. Trials Rising has gotten a definitive date for the private beta, a release date, a Gold Edition, the Stadium Finals mode, a new trailer, AND a series of new screenshots.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

The Division 2 Gets Four Special Editions and Year One Pass

With the release date of The Division 2 getting closer, more details have started to emerge about the various editions of the game due to release and additional content we can expect to see.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

The FIFA 19 Closed Beta Begins Tomorrow

The FIFA 19 closed beta kicks off tomorrow, and for those of you that have been lucky enough to receive an invite, here's what you can expect to be playing.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 7 comments

Mega Man 11 Demo Coming to the Xbox One Next Month

A playable demo for Mega Man 11, the latest iteration of Capcom's long-running Mega Man franchise, is heading to the Xbox One next month.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Try The Free Demo For Yoku's Island Express, Available Right Now

Head to the Xbox Store to download the demo for Yoku's Island Express and see if you will enjoy the open-world metroidvania gameplay.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 13 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Beta Trailer

The Multiplayer Beta for Call of Duty: Black-Ops 4 kicks off today, for PlayStation 4 players at least, but to warm you Xbox One players up if you're in on the action next week, take a quick look at the Multiplayer Beta trailer.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Demo is Now Available

Can’t wait another two weeks for Episode 1? Telltale Games has just released a playable demo for The Walking Dead: The Final Season on Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Will Cruz, 18 comments

Sign Up For Realm Royale's Closed Beta

The class-based battle royal title will enter into closed beta this week and in the recently released video, Josh Nash, Hi-Rez Studios' Community Manager, gives us the lowdown on the Realm Royale's upcoming Beta.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Fallout 76 Beta Comes to Xbox First This October

Bethesda games are affectionately, and sometimes not-so-affectionately, known for their bugs, glitches and overall interesting launch states. Bethesda is giving players the option to "break it early" with a Fallout 76 B.E.T.A.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Class-Based Battle Royale Realm Royale Goes Into Console Beta

Another battle royale game will soon be landing on consoles: Hi-Rez Studios' Realm Royale. The free-to-play game is scheduled to enter closed beta next week.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Gets Two Betas

There won't be just one beta, there will be two. The first beta will focus on the general multiplayer experience, while the second will focus entirely on the franchise's new battle royale mode, Blackout.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Octahedron Gets an Xbox One Demo and a Patch

Players can now try the first six levels of colorful ID@Xbox title Octahedron for free with a new Xbox One demo. Along with the availability of the demo, one-man studio Demimonde released a patch for the game.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

ONRUSH Free Trial Starting Soon

If you feel like you've been missing out or are simply curious about Codemasters lastest arcade offering then it's time to jump in as the studio opens up the game for free.

Posted 2 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 20 comments

FIFA 18, Burnout Paradise and More Coming to EA Access

After a quiet few months, EA has revealed five more titles will be making their way to EA Access before the end of September. They also confirmed the dates for four Play First Trials.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 32 comments

Unravel Two Gets a Limited Time Free Trial

A free trial for Unravel Two that was originally only available to EA Access members has expanded to all players, but EA emphasizes the trial is only available for a limited time.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning June 25th, 2018

The summer is supposed to be a quiet period, but nobody seems to have told Microsoft. This week there are 13 new titles appearing on Xbox One, although only 12 of those have achievements.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit Won't Have Achievements

For those of you eagerly awaiting the release of The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit, we have some bad news. Developer Dontnod Entertainment has confirmed that the game will not have any achievements.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 275 comments

Hyper Universe Beta Available for Xbox Insiders Until June 25th

Hyper Universe is the latest MOBA to be landing on Xbox One. Announced just last month for Xbox One following a PC launch in January, the game will be playable as a beta open to members of the Xbox Insider program.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Shining Resonance Refrain Gameplay Shows What You're Missing in the Demo

SEGA took the opportunity during E3 to release a demo for players to try on Xbox One. They then took time out during the third day of the show to play through the demo during a livestream.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Tom Clancy's The Division 2 Trailers, DLC Plans, and Release Date

Ubisoft has released a couple of new trailers for Tom Clancy's The Division 2, as well DLC plans and game details including End Game info, weapons, gear and skills details.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

MOTHERGUNSHIP Gun Crafting Demo Released on Xbox One

Players have an opportunity to test out the upcoming bullet hell FPS MOTHERGUNSHIP in a free demo. More specifically, the demo highlights MOTHERGUNSHIP's gun crafting.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

PUBG's Miramar Map Dated for Xbox One With Performance Patch

After a month of test weekends for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Miramar map on Xbox One, developer Bluehole has announced the map will be officially released on the platform on May 24th.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

The Crew 2 Beta Arrives Later This Month

Ubisoft and Ivory Tower have revealed that the beta will begin at the end of the month, and they've released a series of trailers to show you what you can expect.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

PUBG's Xbox One Miramar Servers Back for More Testing

PUBG's Xbox One test servers are back online for another weekend round of testing, which seems to be a regularity with the test servers having returned every weekend since testing began.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

ONRUSH Open Beta Races onto Consoles Next Week

Codemasters and Koch Media have today revealed that the ONRUSH open beta will launch next Thursday, giving players the chance to try four vehicle classes across two track and game modes.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 9 comments

Download Dark Souls: Remastered's Network Test Before May 8th

Although Dark Souls: Remastered's network test will not be live until May 11th, it can already been downloaded right now, and no players will be able to download the test past May 8th.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Defiance 2050 Closed Beta Arrives on April 27th

This weekend, PC players will once again be able to get their hands on the game for a second closed beta, and this time, console players will be joining them.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

Defiance 2050 Beta Delayed on Consoles

The beta was supposed to be available for players on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 this weekend. While the beta will still run from April 20th for players on PC, it has now been delayed for console players.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

EA SPORTS UFC 3 Free Trial Running Now

If you're yet to try out EA's latest UFC title, now's your chance. Available now, players can access a free trial for the game for a limited amount of time.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

TERA Gets Another Short Console Beta

Today, the floodgates for TERA's beta have opened once again with a small restriction: testing is only available to users who participated last weekend and already have the client downloaded.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Try Minecraft's Bedrock Update Aquatic Beta

The Bedrock Update Aquatic beta adds new features, the highlights being swimming animations, stripped logs, tridents, stairs and slabs in Prismarine, and a new hostile mob. There are also a bunch of bug fixes.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

Robocraft Infinity Gets Weekend Beta

Robot building and battling title Robocraft Infinity is one of Microsoft's 2018 exclusives set to launch as an Xbox One and Windows 10 Play Anywhere title. Try out the beta this weekend.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Super Mega Baseball 2 Closed Beta Coming Soon

Metalhead Software will be holding a closed beta exclusive to Xbox One players. Ahead of the beta, the team also revealed the online multiplayer via a new trailer.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Sea of Thieves Final Beta Available Now

With just 11 days until the game is released, the final beta has now begun and it's open to all players who want to try out the title before its release.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

Latest Sea of Thieves Scale Test Begins Today

If you're looking for an excuse not to leave the house this weekend, Rare may just have given you the excuse you needed. This weekend they'll be holding the latest scale test for Sea of Thieves.

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 22 comments

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Beta Rolling Out Right Now

Did you sign up for the Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Beta when we covered its confirmation a couple of months ago? If so, and you received a key, you should be knee deep in the action of developer FatShark's title, right now.

Posted 7 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 11 comments

TERA Open Beta Announced

En Masse Entertainment announced the open beta for their upcoming MMORPG TERA, which begins March 9th at 6 am Pacific time and ends March 12th at 12 am Pacific time.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Bricker, 20 comments

Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition Art, Demo Coming Very Soon

Ahead of the release of the Windows 10 version of Final Fantasy XV, a free demo will be available to check out that gives fans a great opportunity to try out the game and see how well it will run on their gaming set up.

Posted 7 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

Rare Extends Sea of Thieves' Beta and Starts an Achievement Design Contest

Even with the sheer amount of ships involved, the Sea of Thieves beta hasn't been smooth sailing. As a result, Rare will extend the end date until January 31st. You can design an achievement in the meantime, too.

Posted 8 months ago by Kelly Packard, 31 comments

Sea of Thieves Closed Beta Codes Giveaway

For our next site competition, we're giving away two Xbox One download codes for the Sea of Thieves Closed Beta which begins at 12PM GMT on Wednesday, January 24th.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin, 155 comments

Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta Opens Up Again Ahead of Full Release

Publisher Bandai Namco fired out a tweet earlier today regarding the Xbox One beta for their upcoming fighting title Dragon Ball FighterZ. Due to issues with the "2nd round" of the open beta, the beta will be fired up again.

Posted 8 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments