deadly loop, an amazing time-loop puzzle box in the guise of a first-person shooter, is now available on Xbox. Until now, Arkane Lyon’s most recent game had been exclusive to the PlayStation 5 console (it was also available on PC). However, as of today, it can be played on Xbox Series X/S. via Xbox Game Pass, as well as on Xbox One, tablets, phones, and desktop browsers via cloud gaming. PC Game Pass subscribers can also check it out at no additional cost on their gaming platform. Additionally, PS Plus Extra and Premium members you now have access to deadly loop on PS5 as part of your subscription.
It’s not exactly surprising that deadly loop landed on Xbox Game Pass after the PS5 exclusivity window closed. Arkane Lyon and publisher Bethesda Softworks are now owned by Microsoft, which honored Sony’s exclusivity agreements for deadly loop Y Ghostwire: Tokyo after completing its acquisition of ZeniMax Media.
Meanwhile, Arkane has threw a free deadly loop to update called Goldenloop. Features cross-play for player-vs-player matchmaking on all platforms, as well as cross-saves on Xbox and PC. There’s a new ability called Fugue, a projectile that can slow and confuse targets to briefly render them harmless. There are four Fugue upgrades to discover, including one that allows you to deploy the projectile as a proximity mine on a surface. Julianna’s Masquerade ability now also has some buffs.
Players will have access to a new weapon called Halps Prototype. This is a laser-style rifle with a beam that you can bounce off of turrets and security cameras to hit enemies from surprising angles with bench shots. The Paint-Bomber is a new enemy that will run at you with paint-filled explosives strapped to it. Elsewhere, there are new 2-in-1 trinkets that combine the effects of two previous trinkets to beef up your loadout and perhaps free up some space in your inventory for other perks. Arkane also said that the update brings an extended ending and some new secrets for deadly loop.
Additionally, Microsoft revealed details about a few more titles coming to Game Pass in the coming weeks. Among them is Rigid space: ship breaker, a puzzle game that sees you chopping up old spaceships to save them. That’s available for Xbox Series X/S and via the cloud today. slime rancher 2 It’s coming to PC, Series X/S, and Xbox Cloud Gaming via Game Pass on its September 22 release date. As for the blockbuster survival title Valheim, which will land on PC Game Pass on September 29 before an upcoming console release.
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