[email protected] Game Pass – 3.26.19

January 29, 2020 | Articles, Blog | 99 Comments

ID@Xbox Game Pass – 3.26.19

[XBOX SOUND] [[email protected] Game Pass intro music] [music] [Hey I’m Chris Charla from [email protected]] [and I’m Sarah Conde also
with the [email protected] Team] [and what you just saw
was Killer Queen Black] [an intense action strategy platformer] [So I’ve played a ton of this
game in arcades in Seattle] [So I’ve got to assume it’s got
8 player multi-player on Xbox?] [that’s correct] [and we’re thrilled to announce that
not only is it coming to Xbox] [But that it will be a Day One
Launch into Xbox GamePass] [Awe that’s awesome] [and it makes it the perfect game to
launch on our new show [email protected] Pass] [It’s just turned out to be a great way for players
to find new and really interesting games] [An also it’s been an incredible vehicle for
independent developers to reach new audiences] [Well with that shall we jump
into our next announcement?] [Let’s Go!] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [Outerwilds from Mobius and
Annapurna Interactive] [It’s an exploration game about curiousity, roasting
marshmallows and unraveling the mysteries of the cosmos] [It’s coming in 2019 and we are thrilled to announce
that it will be a GamePass Day One Launch] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [music] [Outerwilds, we often call it an Openworld Mystery.
It’s very much an adventure game, there’s no crafting] [Because you die every 22 minutes and go back in time 20 so the only thing you take with
you from loop to loop is your knowledge of what you’ve found and what you’ve discovered] [It’s very much a game of Space Archaeology and putting together clues about
what’s going on in this world, what’s happening in the story together] [Kind of for yourself as you explore. We tried very hard to make players curious
and then give them the tools to explore and save their own curiousity] [Mobius Digital was started
5 years ago by Masi Oka] [We wanted to create an independent game studio that
would do innovative games that anybody could play] [We started with a few mobile games on iOS and Android and then when
Outer Wilds won the grand prize at IGF we started developing that] [Have you ever been camping outside at night looking
at the stars, sittin’ around a campfire, maybe] [And were like “wow I really wish I could go hop into my ship I have parked
over in the trees” and blast off and go explore what I see up in the sky] [That’s sort of the feeling that we
wanted to capture with this game] [Wesley Martin – Art
Director on Outer Wilds] [The look of Outer Wilds was inspired by several things. One
of the main things was National Park ads from the 60’s] [We pulled a lot from NASA from that period as well. So using the National Park posters with
their graphic shapes and simple colors fit really well with the level design of the game] [The coolest part about the game visually is that
the planets in the game are physically simulated] [So, as your flying around the solar system you just naturally get things
like eclipses and planets coming into view and a comet flying by] [And it creates these really cinematic moments that
just sort of happen due to the systems in the game] [One of the things we wanted to do with the game is create a
world that feels like it’s changing even when your not there] [Sort of the… Nature doesn’t care! Right? It’s all these systems happening: Tornado’s
Giant’s Deep, Brutal Hollow physically imploding on itself and falling into a Black Hole] [Those things will happen no matter where
your exploring in the Solar System] [and that was very important to give that sense that you don’t have an effect on anything in this
world. You’re exploring it, but really you have to bend to it’s whims, not the other way around] [We tried really hard to make sure
the art supports the game designs] [And so that it makes it easier
to find points of interest] [So, it’s always great to hear when players sort of immerse themselves
in the world and find all the cool things that we’ve hidden] What we have here is the Signal Scope, one of the
many tools you get to use when playing Outer Wilds] [The Signal Scope is a telescope, I can’t use it because I
only have 2 eyes and it was designed for a 4 Eyes Species] [And it also has the ability to pick
up distant sounds from Outer Space] [[email protected] Game Pass music] [Mobius is very excited for everyone to finally
realize what a strange game we’ve made] [We haven’t show a lot of the weird stuff in trailers,
intentially. We’re trying not to give too much away] [But uh, wow there’s a lot of bonkers
stuff in the solar system of Outer Wilds] [[email protected] Game Pass music] [Thanks for watching, we hope you check out Outer
Wilds, available on Xbox One and Game Pass] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [Hi, I’m Nick Zuclich. A content
planner on the [email protected] Team] [Basically that means I’m on a constant quest
for great developers to bring to Xbox] [I’m super excited to talk about
what we’re doing at PAX East] [But before that, let’s look at some
awesome games coming to Game Pass] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [music] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [Drinking the Devil under the table, goats screaming in shopping
carts, cats, photography, dungeon crawling. What a time to be alive] [And guess how many of these games
will be playable at PAX East?] [All of them] [They will all be Game Pass Day One
launchs and all playable at PAX East] [Make sure to come to the Xbox
Booth and check them out] [You can enter to win one of 4 custom designed consoles we made for these
great games. Be sure to retweet to Xbox Game Pass sweepstakes post] [Lastly, we will be giving out custom pins for
all the games we will be showing at PAX East] [And yes, they are hard enamel
for all you pin enthusiasts] [Oh, and speaking of Afterparty… We were able to sit
down with Night School Studios to chat about the game] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [music] [In Afterparty you play as 2 characters, Milo and Lola.
These are 2 best friends who just graduated college] [Through a very unfortunate accident
they find themselves in Hell, dead] [Trapped for what they think is an eternity and it turns out though that
fairly early in the evening they find out that there is a loop-hole] [That if you can outdrink Satan,
which nobody’s ever done before] [You’re allowed re-entry to Earth. One of the first people I pitched
it to after Adam and I really felt good about it was Janina Gavankar] [And Janina, as I was talking to her “maybe you’ll want to do a bit part in the game or something
sort of on the side” And she’s like “I need to play Lola, you’ve gotta give me Lola.”] [As soon as she read just a little bit more of how dry and
what a s♪♪t talker Lola was. Janina jumped all over it] [Milo is played by a hilarious actor named Khoi Dao, who we also know through
the studio. He is another USC alumni like about half of our studio] [The chemistry between Khoi and Janina has been great because
they are both quite similar to the characters they play] [At Night School, it’s always important for us when we are starting a game. To try and take
something narratively that is relatable for players and then tweaking that as much as possible] [The big theme of the game is “what is
a friend and what is a friend to you”] [Is it someone who is always going to agree with you? Is it someone who is
going to be there for you? Is it someone who is going to challenge you?] [And kind of where you get your friends and
how you keep em and what friends drift away] [And the game kind of.. as it evolved
became kind of an exploration of…] [Both how to be a good friend
and how to define that] [Also, what friendship really
means to the human soul] [In our game, the drinking is really about roleplaying and
allowing you to tailor your dialogue choices based on the moment] So, if you want to be flirty as you enter a certain bar? Go get that flirty drink, if you want to be more aggressive, do that.
If you want to get more specific and speak with a Pirate accent and only actually talk like a Pirate, go ahead and do that] [So every bar in Afterparty is really set up in a way to give the player
all of these tools and each bar has different drinks inside of it to] [So ideally, not only are you thinking about what I want to say and
how I interact appropriately inside of each of these scenarios] [But also, how do I want to behave and how do I
want to be perceived by these other characters?] [So drinking was probably the biggest design
push that we made into the dialogue system] [On top of that though, Afterparty has a variety of
activities that co-exist with the dialogue system] [The whole team at Night School has been heads down
working on Afterparty for a little over 2 years now] [It’s just exciting to finally
get the game in people’s hands] [I think the thing that is probably going to surprise people the most is that there is a ton of
heart in the game and there’s actually quite a bit of exploration of the challenges of friendship] [By the end of the game we really do challenge all
of these friendships and factions down in Hell] [There’s quite a bit more depth to the
game then people might be expecting] [I’m just saying, you should pace yourself] [Thanks for watching, Afterparty
comes out later this year] [Lola, can you get alcohol
poisoning in Hell?] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [Such a good game. Everyone
should definitely check it out] [But that means we’re done right…
That’s it?] [Uhh… not quite] [Ahh… ok. So that means there’s
one more left, Blazing Chrome] [Sweet] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [From JoyMasher and The Arcade Crew, Blazing Chrome
throws you into some serious metal madness] [The world is dominated by machines, that threaten
the few humans remaining with total extermination] [You get to kick some metal butts and free humankind in this
classic run’n’gun, made by and for fans of serious arcade action] [[email protected] Game Pass music] [And with that we just want to thank you all for joining us
for our first round at [email protected] Pass. Have fun out there] [Thanks Everybody.. See ya…] [[email protected] Game Pass sound fx] [Xbox Sound]

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  1. Fallingnorth


  2. Numb


  3. حسن العبادي


  4. Wunderfizz

    Great show !

  5. Anthony I


  6. Phael Carmine

    Mixer ??

  7. Sachusblossoms _

    Good games with gold plz


  8. jaydb313


  9. zanza_klaus

    Strange Direct…

  10. RickyGames

    I just love, love, LOVE Xbox Game Pass!!!! Great games!!!

  11. TruelyJohn64

    I can't believe they didn't show any Joker gameplay this Direct

  12. Sean McGee

    Certainly enoyed this more than Sony's State of Play yesterday

  13. Iron65

    Strange way to comunicate people about this but I like It's short, brief and with good games :). The Outer Wilds looks awesome

  14. Bryan Manning

    What happened to Tunic?

  15. m1kjr

    Nothing on Killer Instinct?

  16. Jonny S

    Void Bastards looks awesome!

  17. Bray

    Void Bastards looks awesome!

  18. Jørgen

    This video feels like it was made in 2011 xbox 360

    Good games btw

  19. Junpei Iori

    I enjoyed the pace of this episode. Keep it up!

  20. kilofek

    2:10 – best controller ever

  21. Tyler W

    Been waiting for months to hear more about Void Bastards…. and I get only 15 seconds of it.

  22. Weon Palpatine

    More games in online coop please <3

  23. BrutalWolf o4

    Better than State of Play

  24. Batnab

    Night schools second game!?! I cant wait!


    I ♥️ Xbox Game Pass.

  26. ean greene

    I was expecting okay indies but there are some good ones in here.

  27. Pixel Bit G

    Love the format and nice selection of titles

  28. GengarTV

    "…They only made one song for the DJ"
    Well, there goes that fourth wall

  29. Combo164

    Ha….better than state of play

  30. Dark ness

    Годно, очень годно!

  31. Gustavo Mafort

    That was awesome. Every single game looks great. Love Gamepass so much

  32. Yiğit Çakır

    Oh Yeah! Xbox 4ever!!!

  33. Luke matthews

    Good to be XBOX GAMER

  34. Stacona

    1:20 in and already better than State of Play! Good job Microsoft!

  35. Kevin Seo

    This was awesome! Great video.

  36. カメレモングラス

    the last night…

  37. Kenzo Nuñez

    fast and fun, keep it up! :3

  38. SirAlysson Gamer

    Great video

  39. William Wusik Kalfelz

    Great show! Thank you so much. Loving my game pass.

  40. Даниил Михайлов

    Return online sales of subscriptions in Russia

  41. Pombo

    Xbox = respect for consumers and indie game developers

  42. Patrick Bossome

    That’s so awesome that killer queen releasing into game pass. I heard of the game from Kind of Funny games and they sold me on it. I can’t wait to get my hands on the game with some buddies.

  43. Thomas Barth

    I’m so excited! Thank you so much for the Game Pass!

  44. ComfortedGhost

    Void bastards looks awesome.

  45. Makaveli Dios

    Im playin tf outta Void Bastards when it drops 😖

  46. DarknessoftheDeath

    Great show! love the format, I would love to see something like this for inside xbox.

  47. JP Truth

    Xbox Live Arcade was SOOOOO Much better. Way better quality games and great classics.

  48. Patrick Bossome

    All the games look awesome

  49. Jennifer Rosenbaum

    Amazing !

  50. Vlad Denysenko

    wondering how the good life will pan out. always interesting to see swery being swery

  51. Keith

    I love Game Pass.

  52. اميري علي

    xbox game pass ^_^ loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

  53. evandro morais

    i need the last night and tunic and session???????????????????

  54. Emmanuel Marrero

    very good service

  55. Stephen Parke

    They had me when Mobius said, "… bonkers…"

  56. Tao Sila

    Great games coming to Game Pass!

  57. 2040

    Can't wait for outer wilds and void bastards!

  58. Cory Peterson

    Too many awesome games to play!

  59. Justin Nixon

    I want to see more please.

  60. ActiveGamerLife

    Keep It up! I love Gamepass!

  61. Murtaza Basrawi

    much better than playstation's state of play

  62. EightiesMusiqLover

    Waaaay better than Sony’s State Of Games💚💚👍🏽‼️

  63. Luke hibbert

    So looking forward to after party with dry humour and stupid stuff

  64. Smash JT

    This was terrific! Looking forward to all of them. If I may suggest, please spend more time on all the games and less time making sizzle reels!

  65. majed Altamimi

    Great show, keep it up

  66. pal sung

    Love to see more independent game studios to talk about their games, more this kind of show please 🙂

  67. _inqui_ site_

    Fix your servers

  68. Talhynor

    Loved it !

  69. Bigsteelguy4

    Great show Xbox! Really liking Void Bastards and maybe Outer Wilds.

  70. Undead Dragon115

    Why can't we get free online multiplayer?

  71. Pilfighter

    great games!! so nice the support xbox provides to developers

  72. IronSmasher1024

    Xbox version of nindie direct

  73. Darth Kermit

    Age restricted?


  74. Purple 33

    this video was just enough info on Afterparty and Outer Wilds and the pacing was quick and delivered all my ID & Game Pass needs in under 15min.

  75. Tony Brown

    definitely getting After Party

  76. Jarrett R.K.

    Outer Wilds on Game Pass on release!? Shut the front door!

    I'm gettin' real confused with "Outward", "The Outer Worlds" and "Outer Wilds", and they all have similar colour schemes on the Epic Game Store. LOL

  77. Frederick Di Pasquale Jr

    It was nice and jumpy to keep me watching! Great start of an episode

  78. More Cloud tech USA

    Chris Charla and Xbox Games Pass are awesome

  79. Ryutube

    Positive Vibes 💚🕹

  80. xSoporific


  81. geeks & nerds

    Great show!!!🤟

  82. Thunder Lips

    All these games look like dogshit

  83. Trmn8r


  84. Chris Giordano

    Great first episode!

  85. Rodriguez Life

    Great Show! Loving Gamepass too

  86. isturbo1984

    I was actually really looking forward to Outter Wilds. did not know it was coming to Game Pass day one. Noice!

  87. Dat Boi's Boi

    Does anyone know when outer wilds comes out like the date or month?

  88. Thiago Vasconcelos

    Afterparty ❤️❤️❤️

  89. Maxi Iroh

    9:12 He's super high

  90. Key Path

    Now please show metroid 4 next time

  91. Акбар Ашуров

    Мне нужна топ-10 х бох 360 игри. 2019.

  92. Robert’ Apostrophe

    Bro where’s smash?



  94. gingataisen

    [email protected] > State of Play

  95. sebastian guerrero

    Hey it's better than the state of play

  96. The Tinker

    Great games, great show!


    Xbox backward compatible

  98. Garry Bragg

    Put Stellaris on game pass 😑

  99. scp

    У меня есть такая приставка

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