All News tagged with 'Game Preview'

Ori Joins Rivals of Aether

Rivals-of-Aether is an upcoming arena fighter that takes clear inspiration from games like Super Smash Bros. Today, we've learned that Ori and Sein will be making a crossover appearance to join the fray.

Posted 7 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 8 comments

We Happy Few Gets a New Inventory System

You used to slot pieces into inventory slots and hoped they fit. Now the system is weight-based and you can carry any shaped item you want so long as you're not overburdened.

Posted 8 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Conan Exiles Release Date Announced

Funcom have announced that Conan Exiles will be released as part of the Games Preview Program on Xbox One on August 16th. The game will also receive a free expansion update on the same day,

Posted 8 days ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 5 comments

Pit People - Update #4: Vibrant Villains Receives Release Date

The fourth update for Pit People has been dated in a brief overview of what's to come. The title update, dubbed "Vibrant Villains", will include the next part of the story, a new world map, 15 bonus missions, and more.

Posted 9 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Ghost of a Tale Dated for Game Preview

Ghost of a Tale has be stuck in development for multiple years, leaving some gamers inpatient. Luckily, the wait is over as the title will officially enter the game preview program later this month.

Posted 10 days ago by Will Cruz, 15 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Gets Official Launch Date With Limited Collector's Edition

Easily one of the more recognizable titles from Steam's Early Access and Xbox's Game Preview, ARK: Survival Evolved finally has a release date. It's getting a collector's edition too.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 28 comments

E3 Xbox Games Montage Trailer

Did you miss the Microsoft presentation yesterday? Were you working? Golfing? Sleeping? Whatever the excuse, you can quickly play catch-up with a three-minute montage video showing off the highlighted games.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Update 258 Now Available

The latest patch for ARK: Survival Evolved adds an interactive toilet and five new dinos for players to find and tame, bringing the number of creatures in the base game up to 100.

Posted 11 days ago by Luc1d, 4 comments

Microsoft Showcases E3 2017 ID@Xbox Titles

It wouldn't be a typical Microsoft E3 presentation without a montage of ID@Xbox titles. This year was no different and the latest trailer showcases several upcoming titles.

Posted 11 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Deep Rock: Galactic Announced

During the Xbox One E3 Coverage, Ghost Ship Games has shown us their first game: Deep Rock: Galactic. A reveal trailer shows us a team of dwarven-looking miners going to work on exotic terrains.

Posted 12 days ago by Claudio Barata, 2 comments

Blasphemous is Confirmed for the Xbox One

Having smashed its Kickstarter goal in less than 24 hours, The Game Kitchen's low resolution hack and slash platformer has now also been confirmed for home consoles. it's expected in the distant year of 2019.

Posted 13 days ago by Alex Jones, 5 comments

We Happy Few - Environmental Global Effects Video

The latest video released from Compulsion Games sees the team's environment artist, Emmanuel, talking about how the different global effects add ambience to the strange and wonderful world of We Happy Few.

Posted 13 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

A Trio Of Animation Videos For We Happy Few

A butcher, a climber and a scavenger. Sounds like the start to a bad joke, but instead are the subjects of three different animation videos from Compulsion Games' currently in Game Preview title, We Happy Few.

Posted 25 days ago by Andy Mills, 5 comments

The Culling Dated for Xbox Game Preview

Battle royale style games are a fad of the past few years. One of these, The Culling, was announced for Xbox One almost a year ago and has finally been dated to launch on the system.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Subnautica's Silent Running Update Coming Soon to Xbox One

There are some promising titles starting to emerge from Xbox's Game Preview program. Subnautica hasn't released yet, but it looks promising so far and is continuing to receive huge updates. The latest is "Silent Running."

Posted 30 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Everspace Trailer Released Ahead of Full Release

Everspace will be launching officially from Game Preview on May 26th, so Rockfish Games have released one last trailer to remind us about it. Don't forget, it's Play Anywhere.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Gets New Content

Patch 257 welcomes new content to the open-world game, with some fixes too. One of the more popular games from the preview program gets bigger, and interesting.

Posted 1 month ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 4 comments

Screenshot Saturday May 6th: Dual Gear, The Church in the Darkness and More

Of the 15 titles that showed off images this week, a couple hadn't made appearances for a few months prior to the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Ghost of a Tale Shows Off New Area And Details New Behind the Scenes Update

New Ghost of a Tale screenshots focusing on a new area to explore shows off the game's dedication to creating an environment that's rich in attention to detail that makes this a really refreshing sight for fans of Indie games.

Posted 1 month ago by Jake Hermance, 2 comments

Building a Narrative in We Happy Few

Compulsion Games continues to provide updates, both big and small, of their progression with We Happy Few. A video discussing crafting a narrative and updates on new areas cap off the latest week.

Posted 1 month ago by Marc Caccamise, 3 comments

The Long Dark Officially Releasing From Xbox Game Preview

Programs like Steam's Early Access and Xbox's Game Preview often get a bad rap because games tend to sit there for years with no signs of ever reaching an official launch. The Long Dark is not one of those games.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Mayan Death Robots: Arena - Preview Stream

This afternoon, we'll be streaming Mayan Death Robots: Arena at 4PM BST / 10AM CST / 11AM EST on our Beam channel, to give you an early preview of what you can expect when the game releases in two weeks.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Screenshot Saturday April 29th: Figment, Raging Justice and More

The latest #ScreenshotSaturday is over and a grand total of 16 developers and publishers showed off their latest titles in still images and gifs.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Console Versions Receive New Update

ARK: Survival Evolved one of the more popular Game Preview titles, has received another update. The update adds more dinos, additional TEK items, breeding for aquatic creatures and most importantly, a unicorn (just kidding).

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Weekend Headlines April 21st-23rd: Friday the 13th, The Surge and More

Accompanying the two announcements this week is a list of trailers, updates, release dates and other details that appeared over the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 22nd: Grabbles, Super Sky Arena, Anew and More

The usual number of developers and publishers showcased still images and gifs from their upcoming titles -- 16 of them to be exact. The difference is that we have a couple of notable absences from regular titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Slime Rancher Details Patch v0.5.1 - The Better Homes and Gordos Update

The next update will soon be on its way to Monomi Park's ID@Xbox title Slime Rancher, which is currently available via the Xbox Game Preview program. The Better Homes and Gordos Update (v0.5.1) will be coming soon.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

We Happy Few Does Come With a Story

In the latest developer diary for We Happy Few, developer Compulsion Games shows us how the stories of the game are built into the many encounters players will come across once the full version of the title releases.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Everspace Update v0.7, The Last Major Update Before Full Release

Rockfish Game's Xbox Play Anywhere and ID@Xbox title Everspace is almost in its finished and finalised form. Update v0.7 has now gone live and will be the last major update ahead of the game's full release next month.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Subnautica's Load/Save Issue Fixed on Xbox One

Subnautica developer Unknown Worlds has pushed out a patch for one of the Xbox One version's pressing issues -- a bug that prevented players from loading a previous save. You can now load away, divers!

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Gigantic: Eternal Dawn Update Notes

Game Preview title Gigantic, a free-to-play MOBA on Xbox One and PC, has received the last update of its open beta leaving developer Motiga free to focus on preparing the final version for launch.

Posted 2 months ago by Luc1d, 0 comments

Weekend Headlines March 31st - April 2nd: Shiness, Project CARS 2 and More

In terms of trailers, screenshots, DLC and other details, this weekend was not a quiet one. Take a look at all of the other news that might have slipped past you.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 1st: Lost Castle, Blackwood Crossing and More

April 1st has a strange effect on everyone. There are those who daren't do anything for fear of not being taken seriously. It is likely this reason why this week's Screenshot Saturday was a quieter affair.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Slime Rancher Moves On To Version 0.5.1

Currently being played and tested out by Xbox One gamers as part of the Xbox Game Preview Program, Slime Rancher is ready to move on from update version 0.5.0 to the newly announced and detailed version 0.5.1.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

We Happy Few Details The Maidenholm Update

The recently teased Maidenholm Update for We Happy Few has now been detailed as well as showcased in video form. The new content included in the update will aim to "drastically" change the way you play the game.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Pit People's Third Update Detailed And Voice Cast Revealed

A double update for Pit People as not only do the team at The Behemoth tell us about the next update "Emperor's Orders", but we also hear about the game's voice cast.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

A Small Update For Gwent

A mainly technical update has been released for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game, with improvements in both performance and stability. Not only that, but there are also a changes to two of the game's cards.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

We Happy Few: Maidenholm Update Teaser

A Pythonesque trailer teases the next update for Game Preview title We Happy Few, which will add the interestingly-shaped island of Maidenholm to the game.

Posted 3 months ago by Luc1d, 8 comments

Weekend Headlines March 17-19th: Prey, Paladins, The Surge and More

SXSW may not have brought along many announcements but it did bring along a fair amount of news for other titles. Here's the lowdown on everything that you may have missed over the weekend.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Astroneer Patch 131 Available Now

The latest patch for space exploration adventure Astroneer, currently in Game Preview as an Xbox Play Anywhere title, improves performance and changes how players interact with save files.

Posted 3 months ago by Luc1d, 1 comment

Weekend Headlines March 10-12th Part 2: Project CARS 2, Sea of Thieves and More

Following on from the many announcements from last weekend, we end the roundup with all of the trailers, screenshots, release dates, updates and other details to be found.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

ID@Xbox Brings Many Titles to GDC17

At ID's fourth Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, Microsoft showcased 46 titles between a press preview event and the Microsoft Lobby.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

Screenshot Saturday March 11th: The Long Dark, Days of War, Aaero and More

Last weekend saw many developers and publishers attend PAX East. For those of you who were unable to attend, they provided screenshots and gifs for their upcoming titles. We have images from 16 titles for you to peruse.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Everspace Updates Add a Bunch of Features

A couple of updates for Everspace have hit simultaneously on Xbox One, introducing new ships and gameplay elements as well as a new voice actor. A massive haul of screenshots appeared alongside the patch notes.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Weekend Headlines March 3-5th Part 1: Announcements, Updates and Release Dates

Now that GDC17 is over, it's time for developers and publishers to prepare for PAX East that's taking place over this weekend. The result is another deluge of weekend news.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

More Features of Conan Exiles Detailed

The good news is that the game has had a highly successful launch on Steam and it's already made back its budget. What that means for us is it's attracting new investors and is now set to be even bigger than ever before.

Posted 3 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

Slime Rancher Version 0.5.0 Introduces The Ancient Ruin

Version 0.5.0 is on the horizon for Slime Rancher. With the upcoming patch, gamers can check out a new area, Ancient Ruins, quantum slimes, and a whole lot more.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Conan Exiles' Xbox One Release Delayed to Q3 2017

With survival titles being one of gaming's hottest fads, Conan Exiles has arrived at the right time. Unfortunately, it looks like Xbox One gamers will have to wait a little longer to get their hands on the game.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo Corpse Queen Boss Preview

Another terrifying boss is coming to Mind's Eyes Games' Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo which is currently available on the Xbox One via the Xbox Game Preview Program.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

You Can See the Signs in a New We Happy Few Weekly Journal

Really, the signs are everywhere for you to see that the developer behind We Happy Few pays special attention to the signage dotting the landscape. A new weekly journal covers the topic of signs in-depth.

Posted 3 months ago by Chanse Wareham, 8 comments