Neowin News Feed for: X018 https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/x018/ Neowin News Feed for: X018 en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net State of Decay 2 Zedhunter update lands this week, Trumbull Valley returns in 2019 https://www.neowin.net/news/state-of-decay-2-zedhunter-update-lands-this-week-trumbull-valley-returns-in-2019/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541929316_sod_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>State of Decay 2 players will be returning to the original game&#039;s Trumbull Valley in 2019. The game is also getting a free update this week, bringing in experimental power-ups, crossbows, and more. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/state-of-decay-2-zedhunter-update-lands-this-week-trumbull-valley-returns-in-2019">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sun, 11 Nov 2018 10:08:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/state-of-decay-2-zedhunter-update-lands-this-week-trumbull-valley-returns-in-2019 Forza Horizon 4's new Fortune Island expansion will entail extreme treasure hunting https://www.neowin.net/news/forza-horizon-4s-new-fortune-island-expansion-will-entail-extreme-treasure-hunting/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541923171_drrlygauwaak3-a_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Forza Horizon 4 players will get the opportunity to race in some extreme conditions next month, as Playground Games has announced the Fortune Island expansion that will come the game&#039;s first add-on. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/forza-horizon-4s-new-fortune-island-expansion-will-entail-extreme-treasure-hunting">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:34:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/forza-horizon-4s-new-fortune-island-expansion-will-entail-extreme-treasure-hunting Microsoft announces it's acquiring Obsidian and inXile studiosĀ  https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-announces-it039s-acquiring-obsidian-and-inxile-studios-/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541893086_msstudiosx018_hero-hero_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Obsidian Entertainment and inXile Entertainment will be joining the Microsoft Studios umbrella. Microsoft announced today at X018 that it intends to acquire the two RPG veteran studios. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-announces-it039s-acquiring-obsidian-and-inxile-studios-">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 23:40:33 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-announces-it039s-acquiring-obsidian-and-inxile-studios- Microsoft announces the first 15 titles to get keyboard and mouse support on Xbox One https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-announces-the-first-15-titles-to-get-keyboard-and-mouse-support-on-xbox-one/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/06/1529381681_dsc05224_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft today announced the first 15 titles that will be getting keyboard and mouse support on the Xbox One family of consoles, along with a few more details regarding its partnership with Razer. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-announces-the-first-15-titles-to-get-keyboard-and-mouse-support-on-xbox-one">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 23:17:11 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-announces-the-first-15-titles-to-get-keyboard-and-mouse-support-on-xbox-one Xbox Game Pass getting 16 new games including PUBG, Hellblade, and more https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox-game-pass-getting-16-new-games-including-pubg-hellblade-and-more/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541890945_maxresdefault_(1)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A massive list of games was announced for the Xbox Game Pass subscription program of Microsoft during X018 today. PlayerUnknown&#039;s Battlegrounds, Ori and the Blind Forest, and more. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox-game-pass-getting-16-new-games-including-pubg-hellblade-and-more">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 23:04:06 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox-game-pass-getting-16-new-games-including-pubg-hellblade-and-more Microsoft adds three Final Fantasy titles to Xbox One Backward Compatibility https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-adds-three-final-fantasy-titles-to-xbox-one-backward-compatibility/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/04/1524107038_xboxate32018hero_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>At its X018 event today Microsoft announced that it will be adding three new FINAL FANTASY titles to the Xbox One Backward Compatibility list next week, along with an updated Civilization Revolution. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-adds-three-final-fantasy-titles-to-xbox-one-backward-compatibility">Read more...</a> vishal.laul@neowin.net (Vishal Laul) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 22:28:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-adds-three-final-fantasy-titles-to-xbox-one-backward-compatibility Sea of Thieves 'Arena' competitive game mode announced for early 2019 https://www.neowin.net/news/sea-of-thieves-039arena039-competitive-game-mode-announced-for-early-2019/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541887581_screenshot_(262)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Sea of Thieves is receiving a brand new game mode that will stand completely separate from the regular adventure mode. Arena will pit multiple crews against each other for competitive treasure hunting <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/sea-of-thieves-039arena039-competitive-game-mode-announced-for-early-2019">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 22:09:00 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/sea-of-thieves-039arena039-competitive-game-mode-announced-for-early-2019 Crackdown 3 launches February 15 for Xbox One and Windows 10, multiplayer trailer out https://www.neowin.net/news/crackdown-3-launches-february-15-for-xbox-one-and-windows-10-multiplayer-trailer-out/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541885569_drq5d_gxqaam75f_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Crackdown 3 finally has an official release date for fans to look forward to. During X018 event today, Microsoft announced that the long-time-coming title will launch on February 15. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/crackdown-3-launches-february-15-for-xbox-one-and-windows-10-multiplayer-trailer-out">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 21:40:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/crackdown-3-launches-february-15-for-xbox-one-and-windows-10-multiplayer-trailer-out Here's how to watch Microsoft's X018 Xbox event today https://www.neowin.net/news/heres-how-to-watch-microsofts-x018-xbox-event-today/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541870721_x018_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s special X018 Inside Xbox stream is kicking off today with the company promising several Xbox surprises and more. The event will be streamed on multiple platforms, here&#039;s where to catch it. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/heres-how-to-watch-microsofts-x018-xbox-event-today">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 10 Nov 2018 17:36:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/heres-how-to-watch-microsofts-x018-xbox-event-today PUBG and PES 2019 for Xbox One are free for a limited time on the Microsoft Store [Update] https://www.neowin.net/news/pubg-and-pes-2019-for-xbox-one-are-free-for-a-limited-time-on-the-microsoft-store/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/01/1516202931_ss_4bbcaeac1ef977d962c60c1a5e4675cdd81de564.1920x1080_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>PlayerUnknown&#039;s Battlegrounds and Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 are free for a limited time on the Microsoft Store. It&#039;s unclear if this is a free weekend promotion or a full-fledged giveaway. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/pubg-and-pes-2019-for-xbox-one-are-free-for-a-limited-time-on-the-microsoft-store">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:58:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/pubg-and-pes-2019-for-xbox-one-are-free-for-a-limited-time-on-the-microsoft-store Crackdown 3 to be showcased at Xbox FanFest next month https://www.neowin.net/news/crackdown-3-to-be-showcased-at-xbox-fanfest-next-month/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/10/1540145800_crackdown_3_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Upcoming Microsoft-exclusive Crackdown 3 has been confirmed to part of the unreleased games that will be showcased at X018, part of the Xbox FanFest taking place in New Mexico next month. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/crackdown-3-to-be-showcased-at-xbox-fanfest-next-month">Read more...</a> hamza.jawad@neowin.net (Hamza Jawad ) Sun, 21 Oct 2018 20:04:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/crackdown-3-to-be-showcased-at-xbox-fanfest-next-month