What’s New in Circuit Breakers?

Circuit Breakers debuted on Xbox One last August, but that hasn’t stopped us working to release a massive free content update – in fact, it’s out now! If you’ve yet to hear about Circuit Breakers, it’s a delightfully nostalgic twin-stick shooter – a homage to the arcade era — with up to six-player local co-op on Xbox One. From the easy-to-get grips with controls, to the addictive ‘just one more…’ gameplay, Circuit Breakers takes you back in time. Out today is a massive new content update for Circuit Breakers that adds new playable characters, deadly weapons, a game mode, power…

“Report a Problem” and Earn XP: Learn More About What Most Helps Team Xbox

Hi Insiders! Today we’ll be sending out Xbox Live messages to Xbox Insiders who submitted feedback that proved valuable in addressing an Xbox One issue. This will be the third round of these messages, which are typically sent a few times per year and generally after an Xbox One build is released to the public. In recognition of the outstanding feedback that you’ve submitted, we’re also awarding 50 XP to each recipient of the message. Additional XP may be awarded in cases where an individual user has submitted multiple bugs that helped address an issue. Feedback submitted by adding a…

Dragon’s Crown on PlayStation 3™ and PlayStation Vita™ Receiving a Patch in Preparation for Dragon’s Crown Pro

With Dragon’s Crown Pro launching May 15, we’ll be releasing a patch for Dragon’s Crown for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita on Thursday, March 22, 2018  for cross-play and cross-save compatibility! Get the full details on Patch 1.08 in the notes…

Sea of Thieves: Museum of More Pirate

Like many of us on the team, we grew up as big fans of timeless classic movies like “The Goonies.” So it should come as no surprise that when our team went looking for the perfect person to play the lead role in the Sea of Thieves cinematic trailer, Sean Astin sat atop our list. Today, before the official release of Sea of Thieves, I am excited to world-premiere our launch cinematic trailer, featuring Sean Astin as the curator at the Museum of More Pirate. A man determined to share his lifelong passion by preserving exhibits and sharing tales of real…

New Preview Alpha 1804 System Update – 3/19/18

Starting at 6 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Update Alpha ring will begin receiving the latest Xbox One system update (1804.180316-1900). Read on to learn more about a new features, fixes and known issues in the latest system update. Fixes:   Audio  We have resolved issues with Dolby Atmos for Home Theater and certain AVR models that did result in random sound cut outs.  The receiver should now correctly display with the ATMOS stream is detected and accurately reproduce ATMOS channels. Known Issues:   Pi-Hole Pi-hole users may encounter issues signing in, creating, or recovering accounts…

What’s the Difference Between Ray Tracing and Rasterization?

You’ve seen this movie before. Literally. There may not be many people outside of computer graphics who know what ray tracing is, but there aren’t many people on the planet who haven’t seen it. Just go to your nearest multiplex, plunk down a twenty and pick up some popcorn. Ray tracing is the technique modern Read article >

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