What you need to know
- Remnant: From the Ashes is a third-person action game from Gunfire Games.
- The team is known for working on Darksiders III.
- An item known as the Strange Coin can be used to get a weapon.
- You can purchase Remnant: From the Ashes for $40 through the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).
Remnant: From the Ashes is a third-person action game where you fight a variety of monsters. The world has been thrown into chaos by an ancient evil from another dimension. As one of the last remnants of humanity, you set out alone or alongside up to two other survivors to face down hordes of deadly enemies. The end-goal is to carve a foothold, rebuild, and retake what was lost.
Just like the Tarnished Ring, there's an item in Remnant: From the Ashes called the Strange Coin. It's unclear where to find it, because it just appears as a random drop in the world. I found it while randomly exploring the first area of the game. Make sure you look ever chest and pillage every corpse.
If you take it back to Ace, the person who sells resources like Iron at the base, she'll give you a revolver and other items. Best of all, you'll get a nice Xbox Achievement with that. The revovler might not be the best weapon in the game, but it still packs quite the punch. It's good for taking on lower-level enemies.
Save the world
Kill all monsters
Remnant: From the Ashes is a third-person survival action shooter set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by monstrous creatures.
Jump into digital
Ditch the discs
Secure your Xbox One S: All-Digital Edition today, Microsoft's new and ambitious disc-less console. It's the cheapest Xbox One ever made, bundled with three downloadable games like Forza Horizon 3. If you don't like physical media, then this is a great option.
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PowerA Enhanced Wired Controller for Xbox One (opens in new tab) ($20 at Amazon)
PowerA's take on the Xbox One controller is an attractive pickup for budget-conscious gamers that nails all the basics.
Talon PDP Xbox media remote (opens in new tab) ($20 at Amazon)
The Talon PDP Xbox media remote is great for watching shows on your console.
Xbox One S vertical stand (opens in new tab) ($10 at Amazon)
Stand your console upright with this accessory.
Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.
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