All News tagged with 'Announcement'

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning September 24th, 2018

This week brings along 15 new releases. There's the annual instalment in the FIFA franchise and the much-anticipated latest Forza title, while Valkyria Chronicles comes to Xbox for the first time.

Posted yesterday by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

Island Survival Title Stranded Deep Heads to Consoles

Stranded Deep has been stranded in Steam's Early Access program since 2015, but the survival title that sees players abandoned on a desert island will be leaving beta soon and coming to consoles in October.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 24 comments

This Is Pool Announced

Pool is kind of VooFoo Studios' thing. After releasing Hustle Kings exclusively on PlayStation 4 and the multiplatform Pure Pool, the developers have announced This Is Pool.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning September 17th, 2018

This week may well bring along 13 new releases, but not a single one of those titles will be showing up at retailers. They're all digital only titles, at least for now.

Posted 8 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle Announced With Seven '90s Classics

Capcom have announced a combo pack with seven '90s beat 'em ups called the Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle. Two of the included games are coming out of the arcade for the first time.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 36 comments

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Post Launch Plans Include ACIII Remastered

Ubisoft has unveiled the "largest ever Assassin's Creed Live content plan", which includes story expansions, in-game events, and, most notably, Assassin's Creed III Remastered.

Posted 11 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 69 comments

Multiple Classic Final Fantasy Titles Coming to the Xbox One

World of Final Fantasy Maxima, Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy IX, Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster, and Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age will all be coming to the Xbox One in the future.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 293 comments

Weekend Announcements September 7-9th: Lord of the Rings and Zeus' Battlegrounds

Even though a lot of developers were planning for Tokyo Game Show, the majority of the titles at the show are for PlayStation or Nintendo, so this means we only had two new Xbox titles to come out of last weekend.

Posted 14 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Indie Megabooth Brought Four New Titles to PAX West

After attending Gamescom at the start of August, Indie Booth upped sticks and changed continents to attend PAX West at the end of the month.

Posted 19 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Weekend Announcements Aug 31st-Sep 2nd: Damnview, Hell Warders, and More

If you've felt the last couple of weeks have been fairly quiet, get ready to buckle down for this week's announcements. There are 13 titles to be introduced this week.

Posted 20 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements August 24-26th: Bless Unleashed, The Grand Tour and More

We have just four titles to introduce this week, all of which are confirmed for Xbox One. There's a fantasy MMORPG, an episodic racing game, and a couple of titles where the world seems to be ending.

Posted 26 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Onimusha: Warlords Re-Release Announced

Capcom announced a re-release of Onimusha: Warlords, the 2001 PlayStation 2 classic that was later brought to the original Xbox as Genma Onimusha.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 29 comments

Vintage Meets New in Streets of Rage 4 Announcement

When series lie dormant for decades, the prospect of a sequel goes out of mind entirely. Publisher Lizardcube surprised gamers with their announcement for Streets of Rage 4, a new entry in SEGA's classic series.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Battle Your Friends in Showdown, Shovel Knights' Next Free Update

Shovel Knight's upcoming battle mode has been announced as "Shovel Knight: Showdown." In the DLC, which will be free to all Shovel Knight owners, players can battle in local co-op or a story mode.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Free-To-Play Fighter BRAWLHALLA Punches Its Way Onto Xbox One This November

In a year which has seen Blue Mammoth Games acquired by Ubisoft, the developer announced that the game that got them there, free-to-play fighter BRAWLHALLA, will be coming to Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments

Dying Light: Bad Blood is a Standalone, Free to Play "Brutal Royale"

The team at Techland hasn't settled on just making their much-anticipated sequel, Dying Light 2. Revealed from Gamescom is a new standalone, free to play "brutal royale" that combines the popular genre with series staples.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 27 comments

Monster Jam Series Revival on the Books for 2019

The Monster Jam series has been dormant since 2016, but that's about to change with a new licensing agreement announced during Gamescom week.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Space Exploration Strategy Title Stellaris Headed to Consoles

Developer Paradox has a huge library of strategy games with series like Hearts of Iron, Europa Universalis, Crusader Kings and more, but we aren't privy to most of them on Xbox. Enter Stellaris: Console Edition.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Alien Cruise Cruises Onto The Scene

E-Home Entertainment announced several new games at Gamescom. One of those new games was Alien Cruise. Alien Cruise features a whimsical hand-drawn comic-book art style.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 1 comment

Desperados III Saunters Onto The Western Landscape And Xbox One

Gamescom saw the release of another western themed game, Desperados III. Desperados III will let you approach each mission with using different solutions and routes.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 6 comments

Wenjia Meowing Onto The Xbox One

Just announced is the new side scrolling platformer, Wenjia. An earthquake wakes a volcano. The spirits of the forest are in trouble. One cat, a hero to all, can save the forest and the forest's inhabitants.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 3 comments

The Dark Pictures Anthology Begins With Man Of Medan

Unlike their previous titles, Supermassive Games' The Dark Pictures Anthology will be coming to Xbox One too and will begin with The Dark Pictures - Man Of Medan.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Flashback 25th Anniversary Will Take Us Back To The 90s

Take a blast into the past as the classic 1992 action-adventure title Flashback will be making its way to consoles this October. Europe will also be able to pick up a limited edition of the game for some extra goodies.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 21 comments

Hunt: Showdown Is Hunting Monsters On Xbox Preview

Do you want to be a bounty hunting monster killer, competing against other players? Hunt: Showdown is coming to Xbox One via Xbox Game Preview.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 4 comments

Weekend Announcements August 17-19th: HYPERGUN, Mosaic, and The Padre

After the deluge of titles we saw last week, and with Gamescom just about to start, it's no wonder that this weekend was relatively quiet in comparison. There are just three titles in today's list.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Hollow Knight Announced for Xbox One With Retail Release

After making the rounds through Kickstarter, PC and Nintendo Switch, Team Cherry's critically acclaimed 2D Metroidvania title Hollow Knight has been confirmed for Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Dark Souls Series to Receive a Steel Book Trilogy Pack

We've recently had Dark Souls: Remastered, but Bandai Namco doesn't want to stop there. It has just been announced that all three Dark Souls games will be getting a special trilogy edition this October.

Posted 1 month ago by Marc Hollinshead, 22 comments

Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts Announced

CI hopes to take the Sniper Ghost Warrior series in a new direction with Contracts, possibly due to the poor reception of 2017's Sniper Ghost Warrior 3.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

My Little Riding Champion Announced

My Little Riding Champion has been announced from developer Toplitz Productions. The game guides the player through the experience of horse ownership, from first sight to participating in competitions.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Jagged Alliance: Rage! Announced, Set 20 Years After the First Game

A new entry in the '90s-born Jagged Alliance series has been announced. Jagged Alliance: Rage! is a spin-off set 20 years after the first turn-based tactics title.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Indie Arena Booth Brings 12 New Titles to Gamescom

All week, developers and publishers have revealing the titles they'll be taking to the show. The Indie Arena Booth revealed the 82 titles they'll be bringing to the show, although only 35 are coming to Xbox.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Bus Simulator Drives Onto Consoles Next Year

Console players finally get to live the dream of a bus driver with the announcement of Bus Simulator making its way to the Xbox One next year.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 42 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 2: Nickelodeon Kart Racers, Scribblenauts & More

Now that part 1 is out of the way, it's time to move on to the remaining nine titles you may have missed over the last couple of weeks.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

Weekend Announcements August 10-12th Pt 1: Digimon Survive, Irony Curtain & More

We have a whopping 18 titles to introduce today. Not all of them are confirmed for Xbox One right now, with some only confirmed for "consoles". Because there are so many, we've split the article into two parts.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House Introduces 16 New Titles: Part 2

After introducing seven new titles in part 1 of our coverage of Microsoft's Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House, we're back with the remaining nine new titles that we've never seen before.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House Introduces 16 New Titles: Part 1

If you're lucky enough to be near Microsoft's Redmond campus on August 30th, you can play 50 ID@Xbox titles before their release. If you'll be nowhere near the event, don't worry because we have you covered.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Torchlight Frontiers Announcement Expands the Torchlight Universe

Torchlight Frontiers has been announced. The developers describe the environment as a "shared, persistent and dynamically generated world," but details are still pretty slim.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Hack Your Way Into Roguelike Actioner Socketeer In a New Trailer

A new trailer announces roguelike Socketeer, a game which sees you playing as a robot who must hack into the enemies that surround him to utilise their own weapons and abilities against each other.

Posted 1 month ago by Chewie, 3 comments

Rhythmic Dungeon Crawler Soundfall Announced

Soundfall was announced by Drastic Games, a studio that includes former Epic Games developers. The studio calls the colorful, upcoming game a "lively mix of twin-stick shooting and rhythm-based gameplay."

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Bee Simulator Allows You to Become a Bee

Bee Simulator is making quite the buzz in the gaming world, because who can honestly say they've never wondered what it's like to be a bee? Varsav Games Studio in giving you the chance to find out.

Posted 1 month ago by Megan Walton, 55 comments

August 2018 Xbox Game Pass Additions: HITMAN, Ryse: Son of Rome, and More

Microsoft has confirmed nine more titles to be coming to the Xbox Game Pass program today, including HITMAN Season 1, Ryse: Son of Rome, Ruiner, Dead Rising 2, and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 95 comments

Armored Warfare Releasing on the Xbox One in Early August

Developer and publisher My.com has today announced that their free-to-play tank game Armored Warfare will be releasing on the Xbox One next month.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 6 comments

Weekend Announcements July 20-22nd: The Shapeshifting Detective, Cecile and More

We have 12 new titles all clamouring for your attention. Not all of them are confirmed for Xbox One right now, but they're confirmed for "consoles" at the very least.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 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 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Ultimate Slasher Editions Announced

With no new content being added to Friday the 13th: The Game due to legal troubles, new editions may seem strange, or maybe not since the two editions are likely the final and definite editions of the game.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 29 comments

E3's Forgotten ID@Xbox Titles: Pizza Titan Ultra, Sigi, Ages of Mages and More

Between the ID@Xbox montage trailer and the last couple of weeks, we've met 37 ID@Xbox titles that were at E3 2018. We still have plenty more to see, though.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Hungry Shark World Hits Consoles Today

Ubisoft announced they would be bringing the first console installment of their Hungry Shark franchise to Xbox One today in the form of Hungry Shark World.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Weekend Announcements July 13-15th: Remnant: From the Ashes, Airheart and More

We have five new titles that we haven't met before, three of which are confirmed for Xbox One. The remaining two are appearing on "consoles".

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning July 16th, 2018

At retail, there's the latest Adventure Time title, while digitally there's a reboot of the Tempest franchise and a new ACA NEOGEO title. The remaining eight titles arrive courtesy of ID@Xbox.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

Mobile Sim Construction Simulator 2 Announced for Consoles

Construction Simulator developer weltenbauer announced the mostly mobile simulation series will make its debut on console with Construction Simulator 2.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments