This Week on Xbox: August 3, 2018

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 rather watch than read, you can feast your eyes on our weekly video show above. Be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox! Battle Skeleton Ships And Join Over 5M Players In Free Sea Of Thieves ‘Cursed Sails’ Update Today marks the…

Local Multiplayer Battler Jump Gunners Blasts onto Xbox One

Jump Gunners was recently described “the beautiful child of Towerfall and Worms” by Mike Bithell, Creator of Thomas was Alone, Volume, and Subsurface Circular. Why did he say that? It’s because Jump Gunners, whilst bringing a lot of new mechanics to the genre, feels familiar on one hand, but fresh and exciting to play on the other, especially those of us who grew up playing games with our friends. So, what makes Jump Gunners so unique? It’s the fast and frantic rounds mixed with the ridiculously over the top gun recoil. Every one of the 20+ unique weapons, has recoil…

New Preview Beta Ring 1806 System Update – 8/3/18

Starting at 6:00 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Beta Ring will begin receiving the latest Xbox One system update (1806.180802-1822). Read on for more about the fixes and known issues in the latest 1806 system update. New Features:   Avatar Editor Xbox Insiders in the Beta ring can now access the new Xbox Avatar Editor app through Insider Hub. Go check it out, and be sure to leave feedback via the Quest! Fixes:   My Games and Apps Additional enhancements to the fixes for Users that experienced issues with launching titles that had been crashing on…