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Sea of Thieves Cursed Sails and Forsaken Shores updates revealed

We have a new trailer for the next two Sea of Thieves updates. Cursed Sails will release in July and Forsaken Shores will follow in September.  

The Hungering Deep comes to Sea Of Thieves on May 29th

After promising that The Hungering Deep will release in May, Rare have announced a date of May 29th and with it a new trailer. Whilst the trailer doesn’t show any gameplay footage of the new PVE...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves “Hungering Deep” trailer coming next week

One thing that Rare are absolutely nailing at the moment are the weekly developer updates. In the latest video released this week, Executive Producer Joe Neate revealed that a trailer and release date...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves officially Rare’s most successful game

Sea of Thieves is officially Rare’s biggest game in its history, according to US industry tracking company The NPD Group who track retail and digital sales of games. Sea of Thieves has sold fast...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves Review

It’s probably quite safe to say that a large amount of people at Xbox HQ in Seattle, and a smaller, but more personally invested group of devs in Twycross, England have very high hopes for Sea O...[Read More]

Arrr… there be a Sea of Thieves patch

Arrr… me hearties, Rare have patched Sea of Thieves to address numerous issues that you land lovin’ folk have had since launch. I say patch… this is actually a full game update so rocks in...[Read More]

Rare reveal Sea Of Thieves Achievements

It’s only days away from the release of Sea Of Thieves and Rare have revealed the details of the achievements that can be earned in-game. As per the games – and developers – sense of...[Read More]

Buy an Xbox One X and get Sea Of Thieves Free!

We are literally only days away from the launch of Sea Of Thieves and Microsoft have announced that from March 18th through to March 24th – at selected retailers – a purchase of an Xbox On...[Read More]

Its Friday 9th March and the Sea Of Thieves Final Beta is now LIVE!

Its been teased and anticipated but Rare have now announced that the final beta for Sea Of Thieves will run from Friday 9th March at 12pm GMT to Sunday 11th March at 10am GMT. It is open to ALL Xbox O...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves Scale Test running AGAIN on 2nd to 4th March

With only 19 days – 19 DAYS!!! – until release Rare have announced that the Scale Test will be running again this weekend, from Friday 2nd March to Sunday 4th March. There will be no new f...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves ‘Skeleton Fort’ Encounters detailed

One of the main criticisms aimed at Sea Of Thieves over the past few months is if there will be enough to do in the beautiful game world. As we now edge towards the March 20th release date, Rare are r...[Read More]

Another Sea Of Thieves Scale Test for 23rd to 25th February

Rejoice, drink grog, fire yourself out of a cannon! Yes, there is yet another chance to play Sea Of Thieves before its release on March 20th, as Rare have announced a second Scale Test happening this ...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves Scale Test running from February 16th to February 18th

After our hi-jinks in the closed beta the TiX team will once again be sailing the seven seas, getting eaten by sharks and probably getting our galleon stuck in a rock formation again. Yes, Sea Of Thie...[Read More]

Sea of Thieves closed Beta preview

The long awaited Sea of Thieves finally releases this March, and to tease us further- and presumably iron out some of the bugs – the closed Beta has kicked off. We were lucky enough to set sail and en...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves Closed Beta extended to January 31st

Great news for all of you would-be-Pirates out there as the closed beta for Sea Of Thieves has been extended by two days to Wednesday January 31st. This is all due to the issues that some players have...[Read More]

Swashbuckling closed beta adventures for Sea of Thieves lies ahead

Sea of Thieves has had ongoing closed Alpha tests for months now, with more and more pirates players being added each month. Now, in what may be the last play test before the game’s March 20 lau...[Read More]

Sea of Thieves news at The Game Awards on December 7th

Xbox Games Marketing General Manager Aaron Greenberg let some news slip during Microsoft’s Extra Life marathon on Mixer. Greenberg mentioned that he “definitely encourages people to tune-in for The Ga...[Read More]

All Aboard the Sea Of Thieves Insider Program!

Yes, it’s finally happened! The Sea Of Thieves Insider Program has been randomly inviting wannabe pirates into it’s world for the best part of the last year, but now the gangplank has been...[Read More]

Sea Of Thieves coming Early 2018

At the E3 conference Sea of Thieves was announced to be released in Early 2018.  New gameplay elements were also shown over and above what is currently seen in the Technical Alpha, including puzzles, ...[Read More]

Sea of Thieves Co-Op Gameplay

Sea of Thieves is shaping up to be an awesome looking game. The developers regularly release updates and videos explaining how the game is coming along. Senior Designers Shelley and Andrew Preston sit...[Read More]

Rare Replay review

We all have fond memories of games that we played when we were younger, and for those of a certain age, I’d wager that some of your favourite games were made by a certain developer who is responsible ...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – Sea of Thieves

Another Xbox One and Windows 10 exclusive announcement during the briefing was Sea of Thieves brought to us by Rare. The freedom of pirate life awaits in this adventurous voyage or multiplayer pillagi...[Read More]

E3 Microsoft Conference – Rare Replay

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Craig Duncan Studio Head at Rare took to the stage to deliver the news that we can all celebrate Rare’s 30th Anniversary with a jaw-dropping collection of 30 iconic games, lovingly presented for Xbox ...[Read More]

Microsoft Studios ready to revive sleeping IP

We all know who Ken Lobb is, right? No? Why, he’s the Creative Director over at Microsoft Studios. Ken’s been on the Inner Circle podcast, talking about what the future could, and possibly...[Read More]

Kinect Sports Rivals World Championship – Ending Soon

For those in the UK basking in the Bank Holiday sun today (or out in the rain), here’s a little reminder that the Kinect Sports Rivals Kicks World Championship is soon to close and you could be ...[Read More]

Kinect Sports Rivals Xbox One Review

The first real endurance Kinect game that aims to get you shaking, jumping and bouncing around your living room all in the name of supposed fun and competiveness is available now on Xbox One. Kinect S...[Read More]

Kinect Sports Rivals Kicks Off a World Championship

Feeling a bit sporty, have some energy to burn? Xbox has announced the Kinect Sports Rivals World Championship, the first ever global motion-sports competition. The  competitive championship will chal...[Read More]

Kinect Sports Rivals Dated This April

Both Microsoft and Rare have today announced that “Kinect Sports Rivals” will be available exclusively on Xbox One from April 11th 2014 in Europe. (April 8th in other locations). Whether fans are look...[Read More]

Double Helix Tease Chief Thunder For Killer Instinct

  Last night at Evo during a video presentation for Killer Instinct’s latest character Glacius, an interesting teaser came up on screen at the end. You see an axe thrown into a tree. The ax...[Read More]

Ken Lobb Teaches Us The Basics Of Killer Instinct

Partner Creative Director of Microsoft, Ken Lobb recently had a sit-down with Destin Legarie of IGN. He is interviewed while teaching Destin the basics of the Xbox One exclusive. He shows us the new c...[Read More]

Xbox Sport, Xbox Fitness and Xbox Now Trademarked By Microsoft

Microsoft have recently expanded their portfolio of Trademarks by registering the terms: Xbox Sport, Xbox Fitness and Xbox Now in Europe under a classification that is specifically for “telecomm...[Read More]