MGL 37 - Join us for some live Astroneer and win 12 months of Xbox Live!

"Microsoft, Gaming and Libations" is a live show hosted on Microsoft's streaming network, (formerly, featuring Jez Corden, Zac Bowden, and Daniel Rubino from Windows Central.

During this week's Astroneer live stream, we'll give away a code for 12 months of Xbox Live Gold in the chat!

This week, we're going to be playing Astroneer, which is an early access space and survival simulator.

See Astroneer at Xbox Store

Our MGL live streams take place every week on Thursdays, at 4 PM ET (1 PM PT, 9 PM BST). You can find the start time based on your location and time zone in our event announcer.

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Tonight, we'll be giving away 12 months of Xbox Live Gold to a lucky follower of our Mixer channel LIVE during the stream.

  • We'll use a raffle system to make sure we're giving keys to people who aren't AFK.
  • You must be following the channel to be eligible. The raffle will ignore users who aren't following!
  • We'll give out the Xbox Live Gold code towards the end for followers only!
  • We might also give away other Xbox One games during the show!

Astroneer from System Era is a colorful space survival game from System Era Softworks. Astroneer takes place in a randomly generated galaxy, which features up to 4-player co-operative play. In Astroneer, your task is to explore, survive, and build your very own space colony, complete with energy production, research opportunities, and craftable vehicles. Astroneer is currently in the Game Preview program on Xbox One, but it received near-monthly feature updates, and has an active community on reddit.

See Astroneer at Xbox Store

For now, all you need to do is head to our Mixer channel at and follow! When the stream begins, jump in on the live chat.

We'll give away a key for Xbox Live Gold towards the end of the show.

We'll also field some questions from the audience, so, even if you already own the game, sign up for Mixer and come listen to us talk about Surface, Windows 10, and beyond!

For those curious, we're aiming for a 90-minute air time, but honestly, we have no idea how long it will go. So grab a drink and join in on the fun to find out!

Jez Corden
Co-Managing Editor

Jez Corden is a Managing Editor at Windows Central, focusing primarily on all things Xbox and gaming. Jez is known for breaking exclusive news and analysis as relates to the Microsoft ecosystem while being powered by tea. Follow on Twitter @JezCorden and listen to his XB2 Podcast, all about, you guessed it, Xbox!