All News tagged with 'Game Preview'

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 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 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 5 days 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 7 days 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 10 days 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 11 days 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 13 days 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 14 days 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 16 days 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 16 days 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 17 days 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 19 days 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 20 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 8 comments

Pit People's 2nd Update Detailed and Dated

The second patch for The Behemoth's Pit People has been detailed and will be releasing in a few days. The patch includes changes to the Worldmaps, Tournaments, PvP, and plenty more.

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Weekend Headlines Feb 24-26th Part 2: Updates, Dates, Trailers and Screens

Now that all of the announcements are out of the way, lets look at all of the other news to creep out of the weekend. We have updates, release dates, trailers and screenshots to peruse.

Posted 22 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Subnautica on Xbox One Receives Two Updates

Today the Xbox One version of Subnautica received two big updates at once: the Precursor update and the Castles and Coffee update.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo Tunnel Ghoul Boss Preview

The Tunnel Ghoul Boss, is a mean, lean, rotting, killing machine which will be a part of the Adventure Mode update currently in the works for Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

We Happy Few Talks About Community

A brief video featuring the community manager for Compulsion Games covers the We Happy Few gaming community, and the ways that fans of the title can interact with, and provide feedback on, the in-progress game.

Posted 1 month ago by Chanse Wareham, 0 comments

We Happy Few Level Design Video

Level designer Antoine talks us through the New Shelters in the latest video released showcasing more content from Compulsion Games' ID@Xbox title, We Happy Few.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Slime Rancher Updated to Version 0.4.3

In an effort to make a smoother experience for players, the most recent patch 0.4.3 for Slime Rancher makes plenty of changes and fixes level geometry issues, menu navigation issues, and much more.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Gigantic Exile in the North and Eternal Dawn Update Details

Free-to-play MOBA Gigantic, a Game Preview title on Xbox One and PC, is receiving a series of updates beginning with "Exile in the North" and moving on to "Eternal Dawn".

Posted 1 month ago by Luc1d, 1 comment

Have Some Face to Face Interactions With We Happy Few

We Happy Few presents a short video covering the technology being used to provide a more realistic and entertaining set of facial expressions for those you encounter in the game.

Posted 1 month ago by Chanse Wareham, 0 comments

Conan Exiles Trailer Celebrates Early Access Launch

Conan Exiles is still to release on consoles, but this Steam Early Access launch trailer gives you a great preview of some of the horrors you will encounter, from huge gods and animals to smaller beasts and cannibals.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Details v254 Update, Coming This Month to Consoles

ARK: Survival Evolved's upcoming patch v254 is massive and contains new end-game content, four new animals, a new weapon, and plenty more. See what's coming in the new screens and trailer.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments

Weekend Headlines Jan 27-29th Part 2: Updates, Trailers, Screenshots and More

Following on from the eight announcements that occurred this weekend, we now have the trailers, screenshots and other details that were also revealed over the three day period.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

XBL Sale Roundup: January 31st, 2017

This week's Deals with Gold again brings us discounts on some smaller titles on the One, as well as AC Unity & Forza Horizon 2, whilst the 360 again gets rarely offered titles and DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Chewie, 64 comments

It is Wu's Turn in the Spotlight in a New Video for Gigantic

A new hero spotlight showcases Wu. Our agile, frog friend on the harsh battlefields of Gigantic. Ready to bring rapid attacks, martial arts prowess and a sticky tongue to the fight.

Posted 1 month ago by Chanse Wareham, 1 comment

ARK Survival Evolved Evolution Event Is Live

A special event is live for ARK: Survival Evolved that will help those in need of faster XP gains. Already live, the event offers "increased harvesting, taming, and XP Rates by 1.5x".

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments

Conan Exiles Cinematic Trailer Released

A new cinematic trailer has been released for Funcom's upcoming Conan Exiles. The video highlights the harshness of the huge world on offer as Conan the Barbarian comes across a helpless woman pinned up to a cross.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Subnautica Covers the New Castles and Coffee Update

Castles, coffee, fixes and updates (plus more) are coming in an update for Subnautica. All via the appropriately titled 'Castles & Coffee' update.

Posted 1 month ago by Chanse Wareham, 1 comment

Discover The Gaming Styles Found In We Happy Few

Behind-the-scenes video clip reveals the three different play styles that will be available in the new title, with an explanation of what that will mean to the player and the game mechanics.

Posted 1 month ago by Andrew Ogley, 3 comments

Slime Rancher Version 0.4.2 Arrives

Monomi Park's Slime Rancher is one of the many titles awaiting an official release from Xbox's Game Preview program. The game will be updated for version 0.4.2 by the end of the week.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Screenshot Saturday January 14th: LEGO Dimensions, Mutant Football League

Last Saturday, another 14 games provided screenshots of their upcoming titles. The subjects ranged from new levels to very minor details that might make all the difference when a game is released.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Pit People Preview

The minds behind Castle Crashers have made a return in the form of their new ID@XBOX title, Pit People. What can we expect from this new game by The Behemoth?

Posted 2 months ago by Marc Hollinshead, 8 comments

Time to Talk About the Lore in Conan Exiles

A new developer blog covers the lore and world to be discovered in the upcoming MMO, Conan Exiles. Learn more about the dangerous world you will get to roam around.

Posted 2 months ago by Chanse Wareham, 5 comments

We Happy Few Takes Us Behind The Scenes with Voice Recording

Narrative Director, Alex Epstein, takes us behind the scenes of We Happy Few and talks us through the process of recording a voice actor for the game.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

The Behemoth Highlights Pit People's Improvements Since Closed Beta

While we used to have to wait until launch to see how a game turned out, this occurrence is rare these days thanks to alphas, betas and early access programs. Behemoth lets us see Pit People's changelog as it heads into Preview.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Astroneer Patch Rolling Out Now

Astroneer, System Era Softworks' space exploration game, is receiving an update that has already begun to roll out. The patch brings stability fixes, attempts to get the Xbox version more in line with the Steam version and more.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Screenshot Saturday January 7th: A Sneak Peek at Upcoming Titles

#ScreenshotSaturday is a Twitter tradition that has been going on for years. We take a look at some of the best images from last weekend.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

Conan Exiles Shows Off Its Ambitious Settlement Crafting

Conan Exiles is a swords-and-sandals MMO that promises plenty of blood and brutality. What you might not know is that it also offers a whole lot of real estate and some ambitious settlement building to match.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning January 9th, 2017

For years we have been detailing the release schedule of retail titles for the week ahead. Now, we've teamed up with ID@Xbox to bring you a list of downloadable titles that will be hitting the store over the next week.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 33 comments

The Long Dark Updated to v.389 with the Latest Patch

A new hotfix has been released for The Long Dark that looks to fix a small number of issues and bugs that have been discovered after the release of the "Resolute Outfitter" update.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Subnautica's Bones Update Now Available, Performance Issues Acknowledged by Devs

The underwater exploration title Subnautica has received the latest of the consistent updates that are being added to the game since its launch into the Game Preview program eight months ago.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: January 3rd, 2017

The first Deals with Gold of 2017 sees a fairly random selection of titles discounted. Amongst a handful of one-offs, Xbox One gets a few Dead Island offers, whilst 360 gets a range of MX vs ATV, Defiance & Port Royale 3 sales.

Posted 2 months ago by Chewie, 40 comments

Xbox One Countdown to 2017 Weekly Deals: Week Two - December 29th-January 9th

The second week of the Countdown to 2017 sales brings us another massive list of discounts, including big recent releases and some older titles.

Posted 3 months ago by Chewie, 67 comments

Pit People Heads To Game Preview In January

The Behemoth, most known for Castle Crashers and BattleBlock Theater, have announced that their upcoming game Pit People will be heading to Xbox's Game Preview program in January.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments

We Happy Few Releases The Clockwork Update

While it might be hard to believe, Compulsion Games' We Happy Few has already been awaiting a full release from Xbox's Game Preview Program since July. Another large content update became available this week.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Gigantic Enters Open Beta - Try It Now On Xbox One and Windows 10

Motiga's free-to-play MOBA title, Gigantic, has entered Open Beta and is ready for players to check out right now. During the Beta, there will be a weekly rotation of three maps and six heroes from the roster of 16.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Astroneer Release Dated for Game Preview and Confirmed for Play Anywhere

System Era Softworks' space exploration game Astroneer has been officially dated for its entry into the Game Preview program. The devs have also confirmed its Play Anywhere capability.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Conan Exiles Stream Reveals Early Gameplay

Conan Exiles is heading to Game Preview, but before that you can check out an early build in a developer stream. You'll get to see some character customisation and desert walking... but no sound...

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 5 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Adds Achievements and More in Next Patch

Developer Studio Wildcard adds a lot of content to ARK: Survival Evolved. There is one update that users of this site will be particularly excited about -- the addition of achievements, which will be instated later this month.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 33 comments