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Cobalt now available for Xbox platforms
4 years ago

Cobalt now available for Xbox platforms

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The action platformer game, Cobalt, published by Minecraft developers Mojang is now available for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. The gam,e which costs $19.99, was developed by Oxeye Game …
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Cobalt review: Tuck & roll
4 years ago

Cobalt review: Tuck & roll

Platformers are a tried and true format in gaming since its inception. The challenge is always what special twist you can bring that will differentiate your product from all its …
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Newsbits: Cobalt, Fortified and Layers of Fear hitting Xbox this February
4 years ago

Newsbits: Cobalt, Fortified and Layers of Fear hitting Xbox this February

February is shaping up to be a good month for Xbox One gamers. Cobalt from Oxeye Game Studios is set to release February 2 for $19.99 after a few delay …
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Microsoft claims Xbox brand had a record year in 2015
4 years ago

Microsoft claims Xbox brand had a record year in 2015

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The 2015 year has been a big one with respect to the Xbox One between the New Xbox One Experience (NXOE for short) user interface update, backwards compatibility with Xbox …
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The 25 biggest Xbox games of 2016
4 years ago

The 25 biggest Xbox games of 2016

Another year has come and gone, and with 2015 now firmly in the rearview, it’s time to look forward to the biggest Xbox One game releases of 2016. Well, the …
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Mojang delays Colbalt until February
4 years ago

Mojang delays Colbalt until February

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The next game by Mojang and Oxeye Game Studio, Colbalt, has been postponed until February 2016 due to bugs.

“Unfortunately, despite what that trailer says, we’re not going to hit our …
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The Xbox Games of 2014: Part I
6 years ago

The Xbox Games of 2014: Part I

Xbox Games of 2014: Part I

We’re late, and it seems that’s become somewhat of a trend for us lately. Our Game of the Year awards weren’t doled out until January, and now our look forward at the XBLA and Xbox One XBLA-type games of 2014 is just making its way to you in February. You were on your own when it came to planning out January’s releases, but now it’s time for our annual look ahead at the top downloadable games likely to arrive on an Xbox platform during the (remainder of) the year ahead. Read on to find out what you can expect out of Xbox over the next (not quite) 365.


Below


Developer: Capy Games

Developer Capy Games is hard at work on two games for this year, including the Xbox One exclusive Below. Announced during Microsoft’s E3 2013 press conference, the game centers on a adventurer who lands on the shore of a mysterious island. The game’s major focus is exploration; your character is but a tiny portion of the screen to show the full scale of the island. There’s plenty of island to see, and the randomly generated environment will ensure every adventure will be unique. Making it through the island will not be a walk in the park: the “roguelike-like” combat and permanent death will make survival difficult, but Capy promises to play fair. Only those who can brave the game’s toughest challenges will find the game’s hidden secrets and discover what lies below.

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Microsoft courting indie developers for Xbox One
7 years ago

Microsoft courting indie developers for Xbox One

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Chris Charla, director of Independent Developers for Xbox (or ID@Xbox), spoke with Game Informer recently and talked about why indie developers should consider self-publishing on the Xbox …
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Makers of Minecraft bringing Cobalt to Xbox
7 years ago

Makers of Minecraft bringing Cobalt to Xbox

Bring up Mojang and the first thing that comes to mind for most people is Minecraft. The independent developer with a smash hit under its belt hopes to add …
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