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Prepare to Journey to a New World in 7th Sector, Coming February 4 to Xbox

7th Sector has become a window into the dark fantasy world of the future, not only for the player, but also for me. This project was very interesting and challenging experiment in my practice of game development. Many of the elements and techniques that I used in previous projects were not applicable here, and it was necessary to study a lot of new material.

7th Sector

Development of the game is not just a job to create a product; it is a lifetime! In the process, you are completely immersed in a virtual world, in each location, worry about the characters and experience a huge variety of emotions.

7th Sector

Initially, the game was conceived as a short arcade game without an in-depth plot and semantic load. But in the future, the project grew into a full-fledged story with a thoughtful game world, the elements of which are not always obvious at first glance. Devil in the details! In the universe of the game 7th Sector is a powerful corporation that specializes in the development of a military nature – robotics and weapons. The background of each location lives its own life and can tell the player a lot about what secrets this mysterious organization hides.

7th Sector

The study of canonical works on the topic of cyberpunk and the dystopian future gave great inspiration in the work on the project. Ridley Scott’s “Blade Runner” had a special influence on the atmosphere of the universe. Rain, bright neon light and foggy metropolis with numerous high-rise buildings and flying supercars. All this will accompany the player, seeking to find the answers and solve the intricate puzzles encountered on the way!

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Xbox Insider Release Notes – Alpha Ring (2002.200120-2000)

Hey Alpha ring users! Today’s Xbox Insider Release Notes highlight the latest fixes, known issues, and features coming to your console. Starting at 2:00 p.m. PT today, users will receive the latest 2002 Xbox One system update (build: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_2002\18363.9115.200120-2000). Keep reading for more details.

System Update Details:

  • OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_2002\18363.9115.200120-2000
  • Available: 2:00 p.m. PT – January 22, 2020
  • Mandatory: 3:00 a.m. PT – January 23, 2019

System Update

System Update

Fixes for Alpha

We’ve heard your feedback, and we’re happy to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this 2002 build:

Home

  • Fixed an issue where the incorrect Gamerpic would be displayed on the dashboard after being edited.

 My Games & Apps

  • Fixed an issue where My Games & Apps would crash while browsing collection.
  • Users should no longer lost focus when navigating their collection.
  • Filters for backwards compatible titles have been restored when browsing.
  • Users should now be able to navigate to Manage Contents correctly via collection.
  • Fixed an issue where DLC content would not install from the Manage Game menu.

System

  • Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console.

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Known Issues for Alpha

We understand some issues have been listed in previous Xbox Insider Release Notes. These issues aren’t being ignored, but it will take Xbox engineers more time to find a solution. We appreciate your patience at this time!

Audio

  • We’re aware of an issue where users who enable Dolby Atmos formats (Home theater or headphones) on their console may experience Netflix playback errors with Atmos enabled shows and movies.
    • Workaround: Disable Dolby Atmos in Settings while we fully diagnose and rectify the issue.
  • Users who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some situations.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or lower.

Messaging

  • Users are unable to send a voice message while in Parties.
    • Workaround: Send the message while not currently in party chat.

My Games & Apps

  • Users tile size and filtering choices in collection will revert to defaults in some sections.
  • When using “Group by letter” filter, using the “Jump to Letter” menu will have UI issues.
  • Attempting to Hide/Unhide games/apps in collection via button combination not working.
  • Some users have reported not seeing all available content in their collection
    • Note: Please make sure to include any specific missing titles in your feedback description.
  • Users have reported that installed games are appearing in Ready to Install menus.
  • Some users may experience problems moving pinned icons within Groups.
  • Some titles in collection may appear with a “trial” tag incorrectly in collection.
  • The Search icon is not currently working when browsing collection.
  • Users have reported that artwork isn’t loading in the download queue while installing.

Profile Color

  • Sometimes users may encounter the incorrect Profile color when powering on the console.

Are you not seeing your issue listed above? Make sure to use Report a problem to keep us informed of your issue. We may not be able to respond to everyone, but the data we’ll gather is crucial to finding a resolution.

Learn more about feedback and how each ring is differentiated in the following links:

For more information regarding the Xbox Insider Program follow us on Twitter and join the community subreddit for support and updates. Keep an eye on future Xbox Insider Release Notes for more information regarding your Xbox One Update Preview ring!

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Grab Your Gear for The Third Annual Artistic Adventure Sale

Whether you are in the midst of winter storms or celebrating the fact that you are avoiding them by staying in and playing games, we have you covered. Each year our Artistic Adventure Sale is a fan favorite so we have brought it back for a third year in a row. From now through January 27 you can save up to 75% on 75 beautiful adventure games. Get your travel cloak ready and hop on the couch to play some of these award winning adventure games.

Outer Wilds
(25% off) Nominated for multiple awards and winner of the 2019 Golden
Joystick Award for best Indie Game
. Outer Wilds is an open world
mystery about a solar system trapped in an endless time loop. You’re the newest
recruit of Outer Wilds Ventures, a fledgling space program searching for
answers in a strange, constantly evolving solar system. What lurks in the heart
of the ominous Dark Bramble? Who built the alien ruins on the Moon? Can the
endless time loop be stopped? Answers await you in the most dangerous reaches
of space.

Return
of the Obra Dinn
(25% off) Another critically acclaimed game, Return
of the Obra Dinn
won Best
Art Direction at The Game Awards
in 2018 and it was well earned. This
beautiful game perfectly exemplifies an artistic adventure with minimal color.
In 1802, the merchant ship Obra Dinn set out from London for the Orient with
over 200 tons of trade goods. Six months later it hadn’t met its rendezvous
point at the Cape of Good Hope and was declared lost at sea. Early in the
morning of October 14, 1807, the Obra Dinn drifted into port at Falmouth with
damaged sails and no visible crew. As an insurance investigator for the East
India Company’s London Office you are dispatched immediately to find means to
board the ship and prepare an assessment of damages. Return of the Obra Dinn
is a first-person mystery adventure based on exploration and logical deduction.

Inside
(67% off) I’m on a roll with award winners so let’s include the game that is
often included on best indie of all time lists. Just to name a few awards, Inside
won Best Indie Game at The Game Awards and The Game Critics Awards in 2016 and
Best Art Direction at The Game Awards and D.I.C.E. Awards in 2016. Hunted and
alone, a boy finds himself drawn into the center of a dark project. The
attention to detail the developers put into this game is beautiful and without
any spoilers the ending is something that’s still talked about around the
office to this day.

Creature in the Well (25% off) Unlock the power of an ancient facility and face the ominous, all-seeing creature in this unique pinball-inspired hack and slash! Creature in the Well is a top-down, pinball-inspired, hack-and-slash dungeon crawler. As the last remaining BOT-C unit, venture deep into a desert mountain to restore power to an ancient facility, haunted by a desperate creature. Uncover and upgrade powerful gear in order to free the city of Mirage from a deadly sandstorm.

What Remains of Edith Finch (50% off) A BAFTA Award winner for Best Game of 2018. The game is a collection of strange tales about a family in Washington state. As Edith, you’ll explore the colossal Finch house, searching for stories as she explores her family history and tries to figure out why she’s the last one in her family left alive. Each story you find lets you experience the life of a new family member on the day of their death, with stories ranging from the distant past to the present day.

This is just a small sample of all the great games on sale January
21 – 27. Whether you’re a weathered veteran or rookie taking their first step
on the great journey of adventure games we have something for you. See the full
list of games at Xbox.com

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This Week on Xbox: January 17, 2020

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!

Sci-Fi Twin-Stick Shooter Hovership Havoc is Available Now on Xbox One
As developer and designer,I started working on Hovership Havoc almost four years ago. It was originally just a mini-game in a much larger project I was working on at the time. I decided to scale things down and focus on one of my mini-games which was a top-down space shooter… Read more

Discover the Dark Heart of Skyrim in The Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor, Coming June 2 to Xbox
For the first time since The Elder Scrolls Online’s launch, Tamriel’s adventurers will be able explore the snow-covered lands of Skyrim once again with the announcement of an all-new chapter, The Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor. This new chapter, coming to Xbox One on June 2… Read more

Xbox Game Pass for PC - Coming Soon

Get 3 Months of Xbox Game Pass for PC for $1! A Plague Tale: Innocence, Children of Morta, and Gris Coming Soon
I know you’re here for the games and we have some gems on the way! They’re hauntingly beautiful, challenging, and are coming soon to Xbox Game Pass for PC (Beta). You might need more than a few days to dig into these games, plus all the others you want to play in our library… Read more

Feeling in Lumini: How the Flow of a Swarm Creates Experiences
On January 22, Lumini will launch on Xbox One. Lumini is a relaxing flow-adventure game that we initially released back in 2015 for PC. It is a game where you experience friendship, loss, sacrifice and joy in a journey where it is your responsibility to help a swarm of previously… Read more

Set Sail in Search of Legends with January’s Free Sea of Thieves Content Update
Welcome in the New Year with a wealth of new additions in Sea of Thieves first free monthly content update of this decade, Legends of the Sea! Now live for all players across Xbox One, Windows 10 PC and with Xbox Game Pass, Legends of the Sea shines a spotlight on player… Read more

CES 2020: PC Gaming Experiences Designed for Everyone
This year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas kicked off 2020 with a look at what’s in store for a variety of players this year, with exciting innovations for PC gaming and Microsoft’s device partners announcing some of the best upcoming hardware and software in the industry… Read more

Bleeding Edge Blasts into Retail Stores This March
We’re edging closer to fans teaming up and causing chaos in Bleeding Edge, our new 4v4 brawler! Today we’re thrilled to announce that Bleeding Edge will also be available on shelves at launch on March 24 at select retailers globally on Xbox One, with the retail version debuting… Read more

Next Week on Xbox: New Games for January 21 to 24
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox One, read on below… Read more

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Sci-Fi Twin-Stick Shooter Hovership Havoc is Available Now on Xbox One

As developer and designer,I started working on Hovership Havoc almost four years ago. It was originally just a mini-game in a much larger project I was working on at the time. I decided to scale things down and focus on one of my mini-games which was a top-down space shooter. I was playing a lot of roguelite permadeath games at that time so I knew I wanted to add in some of those characteristics as well. I really like that you can play those types of games in short or long sessions, so that was something I wanted to accomplish with Hovership Havoc.

Hovership Havoc

Hovership Havoc has four hoverships to choose from, each with their own stats and main weapon. Every hovership is equipped with a speed burst ability which is extremely useful in defeating small enemies and dodging enemy projectiles. You will encounter randomly dropped abilities throughout the levels like homing missiles, drones, flamethrower, shields, lasers, and many more sci-fi abilities. Destroyed enemies will drop XP that you can spend to upgrade your hovership stats and abilities.

Hovership Havoc

After progressing through the levels, you will encounter the boss battles. The boss battles let you use all your upgrades and abilities that you may have picked up, but as a twist, you play the game from a third person perspective.

Hovership Havoc

I wanted to build a game that was challenging without being frustrating or impossible to complete. That is why I added a permanent progression system. That way you can earn XP as you play, to upgrade your hovership before you start a new playthrough.

I’ve always been a huge Xbox fan so I’m extremely excited to finally achieve my goal of releasing Hovership Havoc on Xbox One. I hope you are ready to hop in a hovership and wreak some havoc!

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Xbox Insider Release Notes – Alpha Ring (2002.200114-2000)

Hey Alpha ring users! Today’s Xbox Insider Release Notes highlight the latest fixes, known issues, and features coming to your console. Starting at 2:00 p.m. PT today, users will receive the latest 2002 Xbox One system update (build: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_2002\18363.9109.200114-2000). Keep reading for more details.

System Update Details:

  • OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_2002\18363.9109.200114-2000
  • Available: 2:00 p.m. PT – January 17, 2020
  • Mandatory: 3:00 a.m. PT – January 18, 2019

System Update

System Update

Fixes for Alpha

We’ve heard your feedback, and we’re happy to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this 2002 build:

System

  • Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console.

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Known Issues for Alpha

We understand some issues have been listed in previous Xbox Insider Release Notes. These issues aren’t being ignored, but it will take Xbox engineers more time to find a solution. We appreciate your patience at this time!

Audio

  • We’re aware of an issue where users who enable Dolby Atmos formats (Home theater or headphones) on their console may experience Netflix playback errors with Atmos enabled shows and movies.
    • Workaround: Disable Dolby Atmos in Settings while we fully diagnose and rectify the issue.
  • Users who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some situations.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or lower.

Messaging

  • Users are unable to send a voice message while in Parties.
    • Workaround: Send the message while not currently in party chat.

My Games & Apps

  • Users’ tile size choices in collection will revert to large in some sections.
  • Some users have reported focus being lost while navigating collection.
    • Workaround: Navigate to Home, open the Guide, select the My Games & Apps tile, press the Menu button and select “Refresh.”
  • Attempting to navigate to Manage Contents in My Games & Apps may redirect back to collection in error.
  • Attempting to Hide/Unhide games/apps in collection via button combination not working.
  • The “Skip to Letter” menu UI does not display correctly. We are aware and working on the issue.

Profile Color

  • Sometimes users may encounter the incorrect Profile color when powering on the console.

Are you not seeing your issue listed above? Make sure to use Report a problem to keep us informed of your issue. We may not be able to respond to everyone, but the data we’ll gather is crucial to finding a resolution.

Learn more about feedback and how each ring is differentiated in the following links:

For more information regarding the Xbox Insider Program follow us on Twitter and join the community subreddit for support and updates. Keep an eye on future Xbox Insider Release Notes for more information regarding your Xbox One Update Preview ring!

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Xbox Insider Release Notes – Alpha Skip Ahead Ring (2004.200116-0000)

Hey Alpha Skip-Ahead ring users! Today’s Xbox Insider Release Notes highlight the latest fixes, known issues, and features coming to your console. Starting at 2 p.m. PT today, users will receive the latest 2004 Xbox One system update (build: RS_XBOX_RELEASE_2004\19041.1410.200116-0000). Keep reading for more details.

System Update Details:

  • OS version released: RS_XBOX_RELEASE_2004\19041.1410.200116-0000
  • Available: 2 p.m. PT – January 17, 2020
  • Mandatory: 3 a.m. PT – January 18, 2020

System Update

Fixes for Alpha Skip-Ahead

We’ve heard your feedback, and we’re happy to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this 2004 build:

System

  • Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console.

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Known Issues for Alpha Skip Ahead

We understand some issues have been listed in previous Xbox Insider Release Notes. These issues aren’t being ignored, but it will take Xbox engineers more time to find a solution. We appreciate your patience at this time!

Audio

  • We’re aware of an issue where users who enable Dolby Atmos formats (Home theater or headphones) on their console may experience Netflix playback errors with Atmos enabled shows and movies.
    • Workaround: Disable Dolby Atmos in Settings while we fully diagnose and rectify the issue.
  • Users who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some situations.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or lower.

Home (Experiment)

  • Users may see the images for ads on the dashboard looking cropped or cutoff.

Messaging

  • Users are reporting being unable to send a voice messages while in Parties.
    • Workaround: Send the message while not currently in party chat.

My Games & Apps

  • Users’ tile size choices in collection will revert to large in some sections.
  • Some users have reported focus being lost while navigating collection.
    • Workaround: Navigate to Home, open the Guide, select the My Games & Apps tile, press the Menu button and select “Refresh.”
  • Attempting to navigate to Manage Contents in My Games & Apps may redirect back to collection in error.
  • Attempting to Hide/Unhide games/apps in collection via button combination not working.
  • The “Skip to Letter” menu UI does not display correctly. We are aware and working on the issue.

Settings

  • Some users have reported that 3D display mode is not working with supported content.

 Profile Color

  • Sometimes users may encounter the incorrect Profile color when powering on the console.

Are you not seeing your issue listed above? Make sure to use Report a problem to keep us informed of your issue. We may not be able to respond to everyone, but the data we’ll gather is crucial to finding a resolution.

Learn more about feedback and how each ring is differentiated in the following links:

For more information regarding the Xbox Insider Program follow us on Twitter and join the community subreddit for support and updates. Keep an eye on future Xbox Insider Release Notes for more information regarding your Xbox One Update Preview ring!

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Next Week on Xbox: New Games for January 21 to 24

Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox One, read on below and click on each of the game profiles for pre-order details (dates are subject to change).


Moons of Madness – January 21

Moons of Madness

A first-person, story-driven cosmic horror game where the
scientific exploration of Mars meets the supernatural dread of Lovecraft. You
are Shane Newehart, an engineer stationed at Trailblazer Alpha, and it’s your
job to keep the lights on. Soon you begin seeing and hearing things that aren’t
there. Is this real… or are you slowly descending into madness?


Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition – January 21

Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition

A magical realist adventure game in five acts, featuring a haunting electronic score, and a suite of hymns and bluegrass standards recorded by The Bedquilt Ramblers. Rendered in a striking visual style that draws as much from theater, film, and experimental electronic art as it does from the history of games, this is a story of unpayable debts, abandoned futures, and the human drive to find community.


Foxyland 2 – January 22

Foxyland 2

All was well until the evil Duke and his brother Jax attacked and trashed everything in it and kidnapped the little foxes! Foxy and Jenny are now forced to go on a dangerous and exciting adventure around the island to prevent the Wolfie Brothers to carry out their insidious and evil plan in this action adventure platformer.


The Office Quest – January 22

The Office Quest

Every day in the office is the same, clicking the same keys, attending the same boring meetings, wearing the same fluffy monster onesies, until something strange and magical happens. Now you need to sneak away, no matter how! The Office Quest is a point and click adventure for those who just cannot stay in the office any longer.


Football, Tactics, and Glory – January 22

Football, Tactics, and Glory

A combination of turn-based strategy and RPG where you create a football team, play matches, earn XP, train skills, and more. Football, Tactics and Glory aims to reinvent the football management genre by making it appealing to everyone — not just the most hardcore football management aficionados. If you enjoy turn-based gameplay, strategy or tycoon games and soccer, you’ll enjoy this game.


Lumini – January 22

Lumini

Explore the Lumini home world in this relaxing flow-style
adventure, overcoming obstacles and keeping your swarm safe while collecting
the planet’s energy to bring back your fallen comrades. Split and reform your
swarm, evolve and discover new abilities to bring the Lumini back to their
former glory.


Gris – January 23

Gris

Xbox Game Pass for PC (Beta) – Gris is a hopeful young girl lost in her own world, dealing with a painful experience in her life. Her journey through sorrow is manifested in her dress, which grants new abilities to better navigate her faded reality. As the story unfolds, Gris will grow emotionally and see her world in a different way, revealing new paths to explore using her new abilities.


Mosaic – January 23

Mosaic

You live a monotonous and repetitive lonely life in a cold overpopulated ever-expanding city. You have no real sense of meaning – until one crucial day, when strange things start to happen on your commute to work and everything changes. Mosaic is a dark surrealistic and atmospheric adventure game about urban isolation and the dread of being a piece in a giant machinery you can’t understand.


Iconoclasts – January 23

Iconoclasts

Xbox Play Anywhere – Join renegade mechanic Robin and uncover the secrets of a dying planet. Explore a big world filled with intricate puzzles, interesting characters and menacing bosses in a beautiful platform adventure that tells a personal story about faith, purpose and the challenge of helping people.


Rugby 20 – January 23

Rugby 20

Play with the best national teams and biggest leagues in
intense single-player and multiplayer matches, local or online. Experience
unprecedented tactical depth that recreates all the intricacies of the modern
game. On the pitch, you can tweak your game plan, manage your line-out,
initiate set moves, find spaces and give your side the winning edge.


DreamBall – January 24

Dreamball

Immerse yourself in the world of DreamBall, a fun sports game with Ragdoll physics set in dreams with one clear objective: try to score more than your opponent before time’s up. Play in space, under the sea, on a pirate island and more.

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Get 3 Months of Xbox Game Pass for PC for $1! A Plague Tale: Innocence, Children of Morta, and Gris Coming Soon

I know you’re here for the games and we have some gems on the way! They’re hauntingly beautiful, challenging, and are coming soon to Xbox Game Pass for PC (Beta).

You might need more than a few days to dig into these games, plus all the others you want to play in our library. Lucky for you, if you haven’t tried Xbox Game Pass for PC (Beta) yet, we just launched our best deal yet for PC: Get your first 3 months for just $1! Discover your next favorite game with unlimited access to over 100 high-quality PC titles. You’ll always have something new to play with games added all the time. This deal won’t last forever, so join today and tell your friends – this is an easy way to get them to jump in and play with you!

But let’s get to the part that you really want to know about: Here’s the latest info on the games coming at you for the next few weeks!

Children of Morta (ID@Xbox)
A story-driven action RPG about an extraordinary family of heroes. Lead the Bergons, with all their flaws and virtues, against the forthcoming Corruption. With a unique mix of action-adventure, RPG, rogue-lite, and hack and slash, you’ll develop not only individual characters but also the entire family as they stand against an encroaching darkness.

Gris (ID@Xbox)
A serene and evocative experience, free of danger, frustration or death. Explore a meticulously designed world brought to life with delicate art, detailed animation, and an elegant original score where light puzzles, platforming sequences, and optional skill-based challenges will reveal themselves as the story unfolds, allowing Gris to see her world in a different way, unlocking new paths to explore using her new abilities.

A Plague Tale: Innocence
Follow the grim tale of young Amicia and her little brother Hugo in a heartrending journey through the darkest hours of history in this acclaimed action adventure game. Hunted by Inquisition soldiers and surrounded by unstoppable swarms of rats, they will struggle to survive against overwhelming odds and fight to find purpose in this brutal, unforgiving world.

Seriously, getting 3 months of PC gaming for only $1 is a screaming deal. Take the opportunity to try a whole bunch of games with no risk (other than being that person that won’t shut up about what games they are playing). I haven’t done the calculations yet, but I’m willing to bet that the math checks out on this being the best deal right now to play all these games.

Reminder to install the mobile app so you can remotely install games to your PC from anywhere – use that time to watch speed runs, character builds, or build your perfect playlist for these haunting games. Lastly, for more news on games, memes, and whatever shower thoughts we have about games, check out our Twitter. Happy gaming!

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Xbox Insider Release Notes – Beta Ring (2002.200107-2102)

Hey Beta ring users! Today’s Xbox Insider Release Notes highlight the latest fixes, known issues, and features coming to your console. Starting at 2:00 p.m. PT today, users will receive the latest 2002 Xbox One system update (build: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_2002\18363.9100.200107-2102). Keep reading for more details.

System Update Details:

  • OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_2002\18363.9100.200107-2102
  • Available: 2:00 p.m. PT – January 13, 2020
  • Mandatory: 3:00 a.m. PT – January 14, 2019

System Update

System Update

Fixes for Beta

We’ve heard your feedback, and we’re happy to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this 2002 build:

Home

  • Users should no longer see seeing a “Something went wrong” error message with code 0x80070002 on console boot.
  • Fixed an issue where some users were reporting the dashboard would fail to load or crash when exiting a game/app.

System

  • Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console.

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Known Issues for Beta

We understand some issues have been listed in previous Xbox Insider Release Notes. These issues aren’t being ignored, but it will take Xbox engineers more time to find a solution. We appreciate your patience at this time!

Audio

  • Users who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some situations.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or lower.

Messaging

  • Users are unable to send a voice message while in Parties.
    • Workaround: Send the message while not currently in party chat.

Profile Color

  • Sometimes users may encounter the incorrect Profile color when powering on the console.

Are you not seeing your issue listed above? Make sure to use Report a problem to keep us informed of your issue. We may not be able to respond to everyone, but the data we’ll gather is crucial to finding a resolution.

Learn more about feedback and how each ring is differentiated in the following links:

For more information regarding the Xbox Insider Program follow us on Twitter and join the community subreddit for support and updates. Keep an eye on future Xbox Insider Release Notes for more information regarding your Xbox One Update Preview ring!