May 20th : New Preview Alpha Ring 1906 Update (19060.190516-1940)

May 20th : New Preview Alpha Ring 1906 Update (19060.190516-1940)

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PST today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Ring will begin receiving the latest 1906 Xbox One system update (19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_190618362.4028.190516-1940).   DETAILS: OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_190618362.4028.190516-1940 Available: 2:00PM PDT 5/20/19 Mandatory Date/Time: 3:00 AM PDT 5/21/19   New Features:   This first update is meant...

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Gaming Must Promote and Protect the Safety of All

Gaming Must Promote and Protect the Safety of All

Today, in an opinion article I published on the Official Microsoft Blog, I shared my views on gaming as one of our society’s great unifying forces. We are a 2.6 billion-person strong community of parents playing with our kids, adventurers exploring worlds together, teachers making math wondrous, grandmothers learning about...

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This Week on Xbox: May 17, 2019

This Week on Xbox: May 17, 2019

We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d...

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Join the Fishing Sim World: Pro Tour in July on Xbox One

Join the Fishing Sim World: Pro Tour in July on Xbox One

The challenge of man versus beast, the thrill of the hunt, the adrenaline of competition, Fishing Sim World: Pro Tour lets you feel it all. Fishing Sim World: Pro Tour introduces a brand-new career mode where you can take part in carp, bass or predator tournaments (or all three) and...

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May 17th : New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Update (1910.190514-1920)

May 17th : New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Update (1910.190514-1920)

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PST today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring will begin receiving the latest 1910 Xbox One system update (19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_19H2HOLD_191018362.7113.190514-1920). This build has the same features and fixes that are coming in 1906 however we need valuable core recovery coverage and feedback as...

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How Rocket Arena Created its Blend of Explosive FPS Fun

How Rocket Arena Created its Blend of Explosive FPS Fun

We’re happy to announce that Rocket Arena, our unique 3-on-3 first-person shooter, that invites you to choose a unique competitor and rep your region in a variety of modes, is coming to Xbox One later this year — we can’t wait for you to play it. I remember the first...

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Hidden Horror: The Essence of Layers of Fear 2, Coming Soon to Xbox One

Hidden Horror: The Essence of Layers of Fear 2, Coming Soon to Xbox One

All stories need to have a beginning and for Bloober Team, it was the creation of Layers of Fear. It was not the first game we developed, nor was it made during the first years of our existence. It did, however, become the hallmark for our company. It was our...

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Samurai Shodown Returns This Summer on Xbox One

Samurai Shodown Returns This Summer on Xbox One

Samurai Shodown is considered one of the major fighting games that helped shaped the genre with its nail-biting weapon play. The newest installment coming June 25 in the US and June 26 in Europe will take players back to the battlefield where they can sharpen their blades on the bones...

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Free Play Days: Build a Red Planet Colony This Weekend in Surviving Mars

Free Play Days: Build a Red Planet Colony This Weekend in Surviving Mars

Greetings fellow Earthlings! I hope you’re just as excited as we are about building a new home on Mars now that Surviving Mars is free for Xbox Live Gold members this weekend. If you were waiting to try it out, you can start building your first colony on the Red...

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Next Week on Xbox: New Games for May 21 to 24

Next Week on Xbox: New Games for May 21 to 24

Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox One, read on...

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