What you need to know
- Grounded is a unique take on the classic survival formula by Obsidian Entertainment, the creators behind the Outer Worlds.
- At the Xbox Games Showcase, it got a new humurous trailer to hype players for the Game Preview.
- Players can jump in the Game Preview starting July 28, 2020.
Grounded is a passion project by a small team at Obsidian Entertainment, and sees players (either solo or working in tangent) tackle very big problems at a very small scale. You've been shrunk down to the size of insects, and now must survive in a suddenly far more dangerous suburban backyard.
This game has already been announced, and we've even been able to play it already, but Obsidian Entertainment is prepping to launch the Game Preview on July 28, 2020.
If you've been waiting for the next big survival game to take up all of your time, you'll definitely want to keep an eye on this one. Xbox Game Pass subscribers will be able to jump into the Game Preview the moment it's out, and work with the team behind Grounded to help the game improve over time.
It's a big(ger) world out there.
Obsidian Entertainment makes their exclusive debut on Xbox One and PC with Grounded, a unique survival experience that literally makes all of your problems much, much bigger. Join your friends as you're shrunk down to the size of an ant, forced to survive in a dangerous backyard.
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Zachary Boddy is the Minecraft Expert and a News Writer for Windows Central, Android Central, and iMore. They have been gaming and writing for most of their life, and have been freelancing for Windows Central and its sister sites since 2019, with a focus on Xbox and PC gaming. You can find Zachary on Twitter @BoddyZachary.
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