The problem with having your first game be a success is that ‘difficult second album’ thing; making a follow up that grabs new people without alienating your existing fanbase You can’t just make the same game again, but a bit more. Nor can you make something unrecognizable. So more meaningful, familiar but new, bigger and better but not bloated. No pressure.

Far: Lone Sails began as a university project that, over several years, ended up being a beautiful and meditative experience that built our studio. We couldn’t be more proud of the look, feel and sound of the game, its wonderful handcrafted appeal which has always helped us stand out in a crowd, drawing players in with the painterly style and dynamic soundtrack. Far: Changing Tides is another atmospheric vehicle adventure, as we like to call it, so the DNA is the same but we’re expanding in new directions.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator: Premium Deluxe Edition (Xbox) Pre-Order

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From light planes to wide-body jets, fly highly detailed and accurate aircraft in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator. Test your piloting skills against the challenges of night flying, real-time atmospheric simulation and live weather in a dynamic and living world. Create your flight plan to anywhere on the planet. The world is at your fingertips.

The Premium Deluxe Edition includes everything from Microsoft Flight Simulator plus 10 additional highly accurate planes with unique flight models and 10 additional handcrafted international airports.
The world at your fingertips. Take to the skies and experience the joy of flight in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Explore the world. Travel the world in amazing detail with over 2 million cities, 1.5 billion buildings, real mountains,

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As soon as Bonnie Tyler’s “Holding Out for a Hero” kicked off during the reveal trailer for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, we knew we were in for a treat.

Revealed today during the Square Enix Presents E3 2021 livestream, we got our first look at the newest adventure for Star-Lord, Groot, Gamora, Rocket, and Drax in an all-new and original take on the Guardians of the Galaxy from developer Eidos-Montréal.

Mixing both the look of the comics, in particular Dan Abnett’s run on “Guardians of the Galaxy (2008),” with some influences from the films themselves, there’s an air of familiar that runs through everything we’ve seen so far in this upcoming Marvel video game.

In this single-player, narrative driven action-adventure game, you’ll play as Star-Lord, “leader” of a rag-tag group of aliens, as you embark on an epic adventure through the cosmos. In this telling of the Guardians, … Read the rest

Today, at the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase, we gave our fans a closer look at the next era of gaming, revealing worlds previously thought impossible and delivering the power of games to everyone, everywhere. Over the course of the show, we pulled the curtain back on thirty titles, 27 of which will be included with Xbox Game Pass.

You can watch the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase in full 4K/60fps and see a recap of all the stories posted at Xbox Wire and videos shared on the Xbox YouTube channel below:

Xbox Wire articles for the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase

Xbox Unveils its Biggest Exclusive Games Lineup Ever

Come and Get Your Love: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Launches October 26

Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes & Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising Coming to Xbox Game Pass

How Far Cry 6 Was Inspired by Cuba’s Resolver DIY Philosophy

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Ubisoft Forward showcased several of the latest and greatest games coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One, like Far Cry 6, Rainbow Six Extraction, and Riders Republic, along with some major updates for some of our currently available games, including Watch Dogs: Legion, The Crew 2, Brawlhalla, and For Honor. Missed the show? Don’t worry. Below you’ll find a recap, along with trailers to help get you caught up.

For Honor

For Honor’s Heathmoor has been stricken with drought in Year 5 Season 2, titled Mirage, which has kicked off with the in-game Visions of the Kyoshin event. As the landscape dries out, the water and vegetation that hid the Myre’s Kyoshin Temple have withered away, leaving it unprotected. During the limited-time event, the temple will become a battleground for warriors from Chimera and Horkos, who’ve gathered to fight for … Read the rest

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Aragami 2

Lince Works

Aragami 2 is a third person stealth game where you play as an assassin with the power to control the shadows. Join the shadow clan and fight the invader armies to protect your people.

You are one of the last elite warriors of your kin, the Aragami. Victims of a supernatural affliction which corrodes the body and devours the mind, the Aragami control Shadow Essence – a mystical power which grants the ability to control the shadows. With this power the Aragami carry out their tasks and quests – assignments made all along the valley to ensure the subsistence of the village and to free the Aragami enslaved by the invader armies.

PLAY IN SINGLE MODE OR IN CO-OP WITH YOUR FRIENDS: Discover a full campaign and join the assassin squad up to 3

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Hello, outdoor survival and hunting fans! Open Country launches today for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. We are excited to bring this brand-new outdoor experience to you. Open Country is a different kind of outdoor game that includes…


Surviving the wilds of Open Country requires planning, patience and all of your bushcraft skills! Build camps, hunt and fish for food, store supplies, treat wounds, make tools, cure illness and more. Stay on top of your heath and stock supplies, and you’ll be ready to head out each morning to explore further, build new camps and level up your skills on your way to Master Outdoorsman.


Open Country

Hunting is a critical to survival in Open Country. You’ll need to move quietly and have a steady aim if you want to eat more than berries and mushrooms for dinner. Small game is plentiful across the maps and is a … Read the rest

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Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions

Survios, Inc.

Are you ready to become a boxing champion? Step into the ring and show off your boxing skills in a knockout arcade experience. Fight as 20 iconic characters from the Creed and Rocky universe. Take on world-class opponents across a variety of thrilling locations, or challenge your friends and family in intense, head-to-head matches.

Pound-for-Pound Boxing for All
– Intuitive, pick-up-and-play controls
– Robust boxing mechanics
– Dynamic boxing styles and combos
– Fighter-specific super finishers for cinematic knockouts

Ultimate Creed & Rocky Boxing Universe
– Legendary tales of 20 iconic and unique characters
– Unlockable characters and outfits
– Classic Creed and Rocky training moments in thematic mini games
– 13 Classic and original boxing arenas

Iconic Champs from Creed & Rocky
– Adonis Creed
– Rocky Balboa
– Apollo

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  • Two Point Campus is the next game from the makers of Two Point Hospital.
  • Campus will take players to a whole new management sim setting – running their own universities
  • Powered by fan feedback, Two Point Campus is packed with new features to thrill from the moment you enroll.

Build the university of your dreams with Two Point Campus, coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S in 2022! Get to know your students, explore their personalities, and fulfil their wants and needs. Craft buildings, choose courses, hire the best staff, and build an academic institution to stand the test of time. Find out more about everything Two Point Campus from Two Point Studios Brand Director Craig Laycock and Community Manager Mark Steggall.  

Mark Steggall: First up, why Campus?

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Alchemist Adventure

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You awaken in a strange and unknown place, with no memories, alone in a world you know nothing about. Now you must explore the dangerous and abandoned region of Isur and discover its secrets — as they are tightly connected to your own story.

To explore the world you will need to use the power gained by combining nature’s four elements — fire, water, air, earth — with various ingredients. By crafting different potions, you will be able to explore the regions of Isur, solve alchemical puzzles, and fight dreadful enemies.

Discover Isur
Explore the devastated lands and uncover hidden secrets. Your journey will take you through four regions filled with quests, puzzles, enemies of all kinds and bits of lore that will help you to unlock the secrets of a seemingly forsaken

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