All News tagged with 'Game Preview'

PUBG’s New Miramar Server Goes Online Wednesday, April 25th

PC players hate it. Still, as Xbox players we know better and we want the map all the same. The good news is that public testing will begin this week at specific times.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 10 comments

PixARK Explorer’s Guide Focuses On Creatures

The latest instalment in PixARK's Explorer Guide series has been released. This time around, Snail Games gives us a look at the many different creatures to be found in the Mountain Forest.

Posted 12 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Free Play Days Begin April 19th for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Finishing off the news from the second episode of Inside Xbox was the announcement that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is the title that will be featured in Microsoft's Free Play Days from April 19th.

Posted 14 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Patch #12 Optimises Vehicles

Arriving today, Patch #12 continues to fix bugs and add gameplay improvements for different parts of the game, including increased damage in vehicle collisions and fixing the randomly flipping vehicles.

Posted 15 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Deep Rock Galactic Gun and Tunnels Update Arrives

Developer Ghost Ship Games has combined the contents of updates 10 and 11 to get the Gun and Tunnels update, which is available now.

Posted 16 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

PixARK Explorer's Guides

The community team over at Snail Games is keen to help beginners to the world of PixARK get started with the basics of mining and building.

Posted 19 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 0 comments

PixARK Explorer's Guide to Quests

A new video from the Snail Games Community Team explains the quest system in PixARK, the voxel-based sandbox survival game set in the world of ARK: Survival Evolved.

Posted 25 days ago by Lucy Wood, 1 comment

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning March 26th, 2018

This week, there are just six titles appearing on the Xbox One, but they include one of this month's biggest releases.

Posted 30 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 20 comments

Deep Rock Galactic Gets Beards N' Drills

The appropriately named Beards N' Drills adds new beard options, tweaks to the Driller class, and lots of other fixes.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

PixARK Explorers Guide to Taming

To prepare players for PixARK's arrival, developer Snail Games has started a video series of Explorers Guides, teaching players the basics of their upcoming game. The first of these videos introduces players to taming.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Gets Patch #11 on Xbox One

According to the developer, the patch is mainly "focused on continued performance optimization, and stability improvements across the family of Xbox consoles." There are also a couple changes to inventory management.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

Deep Rock Galactic Xbox One Code Giveaway

For our next site competition, we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for Deep Rock Galactic, which released into the Xbox Game Preview program recently.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 255 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Hotfix for Patch #9 Issues

The release of Patch #9 introduced a few new issues into the mix upon its release ten days ago. Now, Bluehole Studio has released a hotfix, Patch #10, to fix some of those issues.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

Darwin Project Open Beta Highlights Video Released

Scavengers Studio released a video for their recent open beta for The Darwin Project. The open beta video features players getting killed by other players in unusual ways.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 2 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to Get Achievements Soon

So that players know what to expect in the future, a spring roadmap has been released detailing all of the improvements they wish to make over the coming months.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 74 comments

Conan Exiles Upcoming Changes Include New Weapon and Armor Tiers

Community Manager Jens Erik Vaaler was joined by Lead Designer Oscar Lopez Lacalle in their latest developer stream to discuss some of the upcoming changes that players can expect before the game's full release in May.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning March 5th, 2018

Scribblenauts comes to Xbox for the first time, and Kylotonn Games takes players for a two-wheeled spin around the Isle of Man. There are eight digital titles, while Windows 10 gets Final Fantasy XV.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 32 comments

The Darwin Project Dated for Xbox Game Preview, Details On Different Experiences

In Scavenger Studios' upcoming survival title, The Darwin Project, there will be three different ways you can experience the game. Play as either the contestant, show director, or a spectator.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Gets Ninth Xbox One Patch

PUBG has received its ninth patch since entering Xbox's Game Preview program. The team "wanted to take the time necessary to ensure stability before rolling it out into Xbox Game Preview."

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 49 comments

Claybook Xbox One Code Giveaway

For our next site competition, we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for Second Order's stunning Claybook.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 352 comments

Descenders First Impressions

Descenders is a mountain biking game that focuses on downhill freeriding in procedurally generated courses. The aim of the game is to become a legendary Descender by raising your rep.

Posted 1 month ago by Ethan Anderson, 4 comments

Astroneer Basebuilding Update Trailer and Details

Astroneer has received its biggest update so far, adding new Basebuilding and Power systems to the game along with new art pieces including platforms, modules and printable items.

Posted 1 month ago by Lucy Wood, 8 comments

Claybook First Impressions

Claybook is a clay-filled world that is just waiting to be rolled through. The game is a work-in-progress title that is part of Xbox Game Preview. In Claybook, you play as a piece of clay as you navigate your surroundings.

Posted 1 month ago by Ethan Anderson, 6 comments

Pit People Exits Xbox Game Preview This March

Castle Crashers developer The Behemoth has announced their latest title, the turn-based strategy Pit People, will be leaving Xbox Game Preview in March after 409 days in the program.

Posted 2 months ago by Andy Mills, 8 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning February 12th

Next week, there are eight titles appearing on the Xbox One beginning on Tuesday, February 13th, including a realistic Medieval RPG, supercross racing, the first EA Original title and playing with clay.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

Another Small Patch Released For PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds continues to receive regular updates from developer Bluehole with this latest patch, bringing a few fixes to the massively successful battle royale shooter.

Posted 2 months ago by Andy Mills, 12 comments

Weekend Announcements February 2-4th: Space Hulk Tactics, Trailmakers and More

Last weekend was busier than usual and we were left with nine titles that were announced during the three day period. There's a range of genres and it's likely that most people will find something of interest here.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Xbox One PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Patch Targets Damage to Vehicles

Another patch has gone live to the Xbox version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' more than four million players. It increases the damage guns and grenades do to vehicles while decreasing the damage vehicles due to players.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 20 comments

Subnautica Update Brings Xbox One Version "Very, Very Close" to Launch

Subnautica just launched in full on Steam, so naturally Xbox One players are curious when their version will launch too. Developer Unknown Worlds addressed the question in a recent blog post.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Patch 6 Adds Auto-Run

Continuing to improve the Xbox Game Preview experience for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, developer Bluehole Studio has today released Patch 6.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

We Happy Few Delayed to Summer for Story Improvements

Following a review of their game, We Happy Few, Compulsion Games has decided to delay the title into the summer to rework some story elements.

Posted 3 months ago by Chewie, 17 comments

Conan Exiles Releases Fresh Hotfix, Avatar Tokens Craftable Again

Details of the latest patch (build 75820/15495) for Conan Exiles have been released. The title update will come with bug and crash fixes, a fix to make tokens cratable again, and more.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Mutant Football League Releasing This Month

We've seen various gameplay videos and clips of dirty tricks for Digital Dreams Entertainment's upcoming ID@Xbox title Mutant Football League, but now the release date has finally been revealed.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 15 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Xbox Game Preview Patch #4 Released

Developer Bluehole Studio has today released Patch #4. The patch includes gameplay improvements, as well as attempts to prevent the game crashing and other performance enhancements.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 26 comments

Astroneer Upcoming Content Teaser

A new vlog for space exploration title Astroneer, currently in Game Preview on Xbox One, teases upcoming content including ferocious flora and basebuilding details.

Posted 3 months ago by Lucy Wood, 7 comments

Another Xbox One Patch Drops for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

It seems players have no reason to worry about developer Bluehole's commitment to the Xbox Game Preview version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds; another Xbox-exclusive patch has already been released.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Preview

PUBG is certainly the most popular game in the world right now and it’s just hit Game Preview for Xbox One. So, what is it? It’s just you versus 99 others in a battle royale to the death.

Posted 4 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 45 comments

Astroneer Research Patch Details Released

New details were released for the research patch for Astroneer. This patch changes the entire research system from the ground up.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Bricker, 4 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Gets First Xbox One Patch

Despite the popularity, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds still has a ways to go before it releases in full, and this first patch should help the game get there. The patch is available to download now.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 29 comments

Conan Exiles Gets Update 32

Just days after announcing that the game would be leaving Game Preview early next year, Funcom returns with a new update for Conan Exiles.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Conan Exiles Collector's Edition Coming with Full Release in May

Funcom's open-world survival title will be released in May 2018. When the game releases as the full version, it will come with a raft of new content that players have not yet had a chance to experience.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Subnautica's Eye Candy Update Coming Soon

This update brings improved visuals to Xbox One that should help the game look even better than before. But that's not all there is. There are also numerous minor improvements and bug fixes.

Posted 4 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 4 comments

Conan Exiles' Upcoming Update Detailed

The newest update, Update 32, will add "new armors, weapons and building pieces, in addition to weapons and armor mods and the new, dynamic weather system."

Posted 4 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Will Launch Without Achievements

We found out via a Microsoft spokesperson that PUBG on Xbox One will not launch with Achievements or Gamerscore, although this is something the team is looking to add in at a later date.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Bricker, 120 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds' New Desert Map Shown at The Game Awards

At last night's presentation of The Game Awards, the audience was treated to the first trailer for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Miramar, the new desert map's official name.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Skate-Inspired Successor Session Funded

Following the release of Skate 3 way back in 2010, skateboarding games, particularly those in 3D, are few and far between. crea-ture Studios and their Kickstarter-funded Session are hoping to fill that gap.

Posted 5 months ago by Andy Mills, 14 comments

Mutant Football League Reveals Another Dirty Trick

In this short and sweet video, we get to see the QB Sack Attack, another nasty, effective and dirty trick from the upcoming sports title Mutant Football League.

Posted 5 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Mutant Football League Delivers Crushing Tackles in New Trailers

If Madden is too realistic for you, or if you're looking for a universe where Roger Goodell doesn't have to worry about player safety, Mutant Football League may be just the game for you. It's NFL Blitz meets Iron Maiden.

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 4 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Comes to Xbox on December 12th

Live from Paris Games Week, PlayerUnknown sat down for a 30-minute interview on Mixer, showcasing some gameplay on the Xbox One, and taking the moment to announce the availability and pricing of the game on Xbox.

Posted 6 months ago by Claudio Barata, 39 comments

Wreckfest Competition Revealed - Get Your Music In The Game

Developer Bugbear Entertainment and publisher THQ Nordic have joined forces with Audiodraft.com on a mission to find the perfect music to add to their upcoming arcade racer Wreckfest.

Posted 6 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments