Among Us for Xbox Coming in 2021, Available Now for PC

Among Us Coming to Xbox Soon

Reading Time: < 1 minute Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard of the 2020 sensation that is Among Us. Among us is a 4-10 player murder mystery type game released sometime in 2018 but became one of the hottest games this year for iOS, Android and PC via Steam. Just the other day Innersloth, the developers behind …

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Grounded December Update Out Wednesday

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Obsidian Games released its December update of enhancements and updates for their popular backyard survival game, Grounded. Still officially at the status of “pre-release,” Grounded has now been out since the summer, and as of November 10th, had racked up a community of 5 million players worldwide as it has regularly continued to add content to the game, with new bugs, features, locations and countless harvestable and craftable goods.

The December update, technically “build 0.5.0.2752” features a litany of updates and enhancements, as well as tweaks to various existing elements including various adjustments to creature behavior, speed, and strength. Shyla Schofield, Obsidian Games Social Media Manager, hosted the Grounded Developers VLOG 9 and showed off some of the major highlights. These include updates in the koi pond and pond lab, adding more hidden goodies to uncover. Other updates include enhanced underwater gear, such as upgradable flippers that enhance swim speed, the addition of several alternative languages for menus and UI.

Image Credit: Obsidian Games/Grounded

Included in the Grounded December update are also several creature updates. Koi fish are now able to eat bugs, creatures, and people, and randomization in creature attack habits was added by randomizing the timing of attacks, making things a bit more unpredictable when fending off spider attacks or hunting bugs for food and materials. Several new materials have been added to the game along with new and enhanced crafting recipes.

Below is the complete developer Vlog 9 detailing some of the Grounded December update.

A full list of enhancements, from the Grounded news page for the December update, are listed below. If you haven’t checked out Grounded yet, check out our early release preview for our impressions. Grounded is available on the Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, as well as for PC, via either Xbox Game Pass as an included title for subscribers to Game Pass Ultimate, and is available for purchase from the Xbox Store and Steam for $29.99.

BUILD 0.5.0.2752 NEW FEATURES

POND REVAMP

  • The Pond and Pond Lab have been revamped with additional puzzles, gameplay, and secrets to discover.
  • New underwater caves to find and explore.
  • New Pond Lab outposts.
  • New Resources: Algae, Muscle Sprouts.
  • New SCA.Bs to collect.

NEW CRAFTING CONTENT

  • Fin Flops+
  • Diving Lantern+
  • All smoothies now have a + version to unlock.

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Among Us Launches on Nintendo Switch

Among Us for the Nintendo Switch Review

Reading Time: 2 minutes Among Us, the hit multiplayer casual party action/mystery title from Innersloth that debuted in 2018, but shot to popularity earlier this year, having became a sensation among Twitch users and streamers, got a Nintendo Switch release today, as was announced during Nintendo’s Indie World presentation. The title became a popular download from the¬†Apple App Store,¬†Google …

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Among Us New Map ‘The Airship’ Coming Early 2021

Among Us New Map 'The Airship'

Reading Time: 2 minutes One of the biggest multiplayer casual games of the year, Among Us, is about to get an update from Innersloth that brings a new map with some new elements. The new map ‘The Airship’ is an all-new map that will include all new tasks, design elements as well as player skins. Check out the Among …

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Destiny 2 Next-Gen Update is Beautiful, Free

Reading Time: 3 minutes Bungie, the game developer behind Destiny 2, released its widely anticipated 4K update for next-gen consoles PS5 and Xbox Series X|S on Tuesday. The update comes on the heels of the very recently released Destiny 2: Beyond Light expansion, which went live just weeks ago on November 10. Perhaps the best news for fans of …

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Star Wars: Squadrons – An In-Depth Review

Reading Time: 15 minutes One of the most anticipated game releases of the last month was probably Star Wars: Squadrons from Electronic Arts. This is the latest Star Wars title from EA, and there was a good deal of anticipation around the title. Frankly, there was a lot of build-up, with its promise to be the first exclusively space-combat …

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Transformers: Battlegrounds Brings Solid Family Fun

Reading Time: 7 minutes Transformers: Battlegrounds, a new game from Outright Games in partnership with Hasbro was released to consoles and PC today. We got a chance to play the game 2 days early, and so can bring you some this early review of the gameplay. Transformers: Battlegrounds is available on all major current-gen consoles, including the Xbox One, …

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Untitled Goose Game 2 Beaks are Better Than 1

Untitled Goose Game Multiplayer Revealed

Reading Time: 2 minutes Have you played the Untitled Goose Game yet? I mean the game doesn’t even have a title… or does it? If you’re one of the over 1 million people that have downloaded this game, you’ll be pleasantly pleased to hear that the Untitled Goose Game is getting a free multiplayer co-op update. Announced today during …

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Grounded Tops Steam Sales Charts

Grounded Logo Xbox Game Pass

Reading Time: 2 minutes Obisidian’s Grounded has reached the top of the sales chart on Steam just after 2 days since release. This popular survival game was released as a Game Preview on Xbox Game Pass for Xbox One/PC and on Steam on July 28th and the internet has been all a buzz about it. Both Grounded and Destroy …

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Rocket League Going Free-To-Play This Summer

Rocket League Going Free-to-Play

Reading Time: < 1 minute Announced today, Rocket League is going free-to-play later this summer. Via their blog, the Psyonix Team revealed that the title will be leaving Steam, but will joining the Epic Games Store on PC. But wait, there’s more! Even though the Steam version will no longer be available, gamers will still be able to play. The …

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