All News tagged with 'Demo'

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 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 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 6 days 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 9 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 18 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 14 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 31 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 20 days 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 23 days 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 23 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 272 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 25 days 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 30 days 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 6 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 6 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 6 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Dragon Ball FighterZ New Open Beta

Bandai Namco held an open beta for Dragon Ball FighterZ just a few days ago, but not many players were able to participate due to network issues. With that being the case, the publisher has decided to hold another one.

Posted 6 months ago by Ethan Anderson, 14 comments

Battlefield 1's DLC Will Have a Free Trial This Week Only

The WWI shooter's season pass has been a long affair and it's not yet done, but if you've been holding out then the price is about to get a little bit sweeter -- at least for a short time this week.

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 12 comments

Sea of Thieves Closed Beta Running January 24th to 29th

Before we can get to Sea of Thieves' March 20th release date, Rare has announced a closed beta will be running from January 24th-29th. It's open to insider program members and those who have pre-ordered the game.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Roster Revealed

The Dragon Ball FighterZ open beta is right around the corner, so Bandai Namco has released various details regarding what will be available within the beta. This includes the roster and stages, among other things.

Posted 6 months ago by Ethan Anderson, 13 comments

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Platforms and Beta Confirmed

Today is finally the day for confirmation. Independent developer Fatshark today announced that Warhammer: Vermintide 2 will officially launch on PS4 and Xbox One.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Bricker, 12 comments

Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailer and Roster Additions, Open Beta Dated

Bandai Namco has just revealed when the Dragon Ball FighterZ open beta will be taking place. On top of this, three more characters will be joining the fight in the base roster of the game.

Posted 7 months ago by Ethan Anderson, 11 comments

Injustice 2 Free Trial Available Today

Beginning today and running until this upcoming Monday, developer NetherRealm Studios and publisher Warner Bros are provided players with the opportunity to try out their DC fighting game Injustice 2.

Posted 7 months ago by Andy Mills, 10 comments

The Evil Within 2: Free Trial Available Now

Available immediately, you can download The Evil Within 2's free trial and play through the opening chapters of the game. You'll guide Sebastian Castellanos through some scary content.

Posted 7 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 7 comments

Free Trial Coming To Destiny 2 Today

Just a week before the game's first expansion Curse of Osiris hits, Bungie is providing Destiny 2 newcomers a chance to try out the game's campaign and multiplayer with a free trial.

Posted 8 months ago by Andy Mills, 20 comments

Steep's Road To The Olympics DLC Enters Open Beta Tomorrow

The "Road to the Olympics" DLC for Steep is due to arrive next week. If you want to try it out before you buy, you'll be able to give the DLC a spin in an open beta that begins tomorrow.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Have A Try Of Project CARS 2 With The Newly Released Demo

Players will be able to take the Ferrari 488 GT3, Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4, and Formula Renault 3.5 for a spin on the laser-scanned Red Bull Ring in the newly released Project CARS 2 demo.

Posted 8 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Sea of Thieves Last Call for Technical Alpha

The Sea of Thieves Technical Alpha has been allowing many players to try the game in its early stages for about a year now. If you still haven't had an early hands-on experience with Sea of Thieves, this is your last chance.

Posted 8 months ago by Ethan Anderson, 9 comments

Bethesda Announces Free Trial For Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Anybody who wants to try out Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus before a potential purchase is in luck, as publisher Bethesda and developer MachineGames have released a free trial of the first-person shooter.

Posted 8 months ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments

South Park: The Fractured but Whole One Hour Free Trial Available Now

If you're on the fence about checking out the recently released South Park: The Fractured but Whole from Ubisoft, then the news of a free trial for the game will be right up your street.

Posted 9 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 14 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Multiplayer Beta is Now Available to Download

Ahead of the game's full release in November, players can now download the Star Wars Battlefront II open beta from the Xbox Store and give the game's multiplayer a try.

Posted 9 months ago by Dave Horobin, 14 comments

Just Dance 2018 Releases Demo and Reveals Behind the Scenes Choreography

Ubisoft released a demo for the latest installment of the Just Dance franchise, Just Dance 2018. The demo will challenge players to get their funk on and dance along to the hit single 24K from Bruno Mars.

Posted 9 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 1 comment

Star Wars Battlefront II Beta Video Released

Today we got a look at the video for Arcade mode for Star Wars Battlefront II. This mode will be available in the open beta.

Posted 9 months ago by Dave Bricker, 14 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Beta Will Include Arcade Mode

New details have been released regarding the Star Wars Battlefront II beta. EA has introduced Arcade Mode, which will be a part of the beta and will feature fast-paced action with players taking on waves of enemy AI.

Posted 10 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments

Ghost Recon Wildlands Unveils New Open Beta & New Class Details

Back in March, Ubisoft released Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands. Although the Wildlands has been released for some time, the developer officially announced the new Ghost War beta as well as new classes.

Posted 10 months ago by Will Cruz, 8 comments