Submitted by DanzoSAMA 408d ago | news

Outlast now available on Xbox One

Outlast, a first-person survival horror game previously available on PC and PlayStation 4, has arrived unannounced on the Xbox Marketplace. Costs £15.99 / US$19.99 / AU$26.95 (Outlast, Xbox One)

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DEEBO  +   408d ago
Is it free? It was on ps4
admiralvic  +   408d ago
It was free with PlayStation Plus, not free for all. I know some people like to stir the pot, but at least try a little harder. =\

On Topic~

Glad to see this game finally made it to the Xbox One. Great game for the survival horror fans out there.
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Qrphe  +   408d ago
Is it rentable through Live?
Septic  +   407d ago

Prepare to get absolutely terrified. I cant even go back to this game.
slimeybrainboy  +   407d ago
I havent made it far at all!

I forced myself to get into the house and progress abit, but I couldnt find a security door so I happily stopped playing.

The game is too scary for me but if you like that pick it up~
morganfell  +   407d ago
Okay admiral, is it free for Gold Members? That is a legitimate on topic question.
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rmedtx  +   407d ago
I agree, with you on that one admiralvic, every survival horror game must experience Outlast. I'm glad it's available for Xbox One players too.
FamilyGuy  +   407d ago
Free with PS+... true, but PS+ is required to play retail games online on PS4 so many PS4 owners are subscribed to it by default, much like Xbox Live Gold memberships.
X1 owners didn't get this game "free" with their subscription though so I think the comment about it being "free" on PS4 is somewhat valid.

Even though it was only said to be an obnoxious troll.
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creatchee  +   407d ago

No, it's not free for Gold members. So tell us how evil Microsoft is for charging us for a game, how much better the PS4 and PC versions are, and then be on your way so the rest of us can have a legitimate discussion.

On-topic (really on-topic): I played this for about fifteen minutes at around midnight last night. Got scared and threw my controller across the room, so I decided to wait until daylight. Excited to play after work.
D-riders  +   407d ago
Who doesn't have plus? Meaning the game was free on ps4
morganfell  +   407d ago
You are misreading matters creatchee. And apprently the misreading got under you skin. I asked a simple question. And I asked it because of admiral's response completely avoided the legitimacy of DEEBO's inquiry.

I agree DEEBO may have seemed like he was trolling but if you catch your breath a second and reread his remark it may also have been nothing more than what it was. A simple question. The real problem is you do not like the answer to that question because you feel it looks bad for MS. You are more concerned with perception than reality.
admiralvic  +   407d ago
@ morganfell

You're defending a person who lost a bubble for trolling and uses an avatar of a bunch of Xbox One's stacked on top of one another (I believe from Skewed and Reviewed craptastic "I went to Costco and they couldn't sell them and I think this is news, so I wrote an article and put it on N4G article a few months back). Furthermore, it shouldn't be our fault that their post was read as such. It wouldn't have killed the person to say "Any chance this will go free with Games with Gold? I only ask because it was a PlayStation Plus title" or something along these lines and it would have went from an obvious trolling attempt to a legitimate question.
morganfell  +   406d ago
No I am not defending him, rather the legitimacy of the question he asked. And as a question it was not only legitimate but lacking smugness, snideness, or any accusatory language. Do you not think the answer to that question is of any importance to Xbox One owners - the persons that may or may not have to pay for the game depending upon whether it is free?

No matter how he phrased the question you would not have liked it because it was the answer that lit you on fire. There is absolutely nothing wrong with the manner in which it was postulated and for you to now surmise there was some less offensive manner is simply absurd and transparently dishonest. Laughable to say the least.
admiralvic  +   406d ago
@ Morganfall

But you're still ultimately defending the person. Like I mentioned, their avatar / display picture is a bunch of unsold Xbox One's, they lost bubbles for trolling and they've many Sony fanboy comments, so it's pretty obvious that the intent was to troll / get this reaction. Furthermore, when you go into reading it that way, the "it was on PS4" comes off as a smug remark. However, you very clearly think everyone is out of line because the question is, in theory, legitimate.

"No matter how he phrased the question you would not have liked it because it was the answer that lit you on fire."

The funny thing is how you attack me for assuming DEEBO was trolling and then assume a lot about me. For what its worth, I only clicked this article to get the link to report another Outlast article as a duplicate ( http://n4g.com/news/1534803... if you look at the numbering order, it was submitted just after this one) and saw DEEBO's comment. I posted because I dislike trolls and nothing more. Perhaps the funniest thing is that I don't even own an Xbox One or even a 360 for that matter.
morganfell  +   405d ago

No, uhm, no, and of course, no.

Have you ever heard the phrase, "Even a broken clock is right twice a day?" That is the case here. Perhaps not on purpose, yet he is correct and the question is valid. It is very much apples to apples. It was simple, straight forward, and without any reference. That question could have been asked by someone with no gaming budget this month because they genuinely wanted to play the game on the X1.

Now I will say I asked the question not for knowledge but to make a point. Soemtimnes though it isn't what you write that matters but when and where, or in this case how.

Your defense is that you do not own a X1 or 360? So what you are telling me is you did something innocent and perception is condemning you or twisting your actions into something else? Does that not sound the least bit familiar?

I assume nothing about you other than what you wrote - as you did with DEEBO, plus I am influenced byu the unavoidable knowledge of your post history. The odd thing is I actually like your posts. I have seen you here and think you are actually one of the more balanced thinkers on the board. And that is a double hurdle, balanced, AND thinker. But I do not agree with you on this and full well know I will never agree in this matter. The reason being is the simplicity of the statement and the validity of the question leaves no wiggle room for debate.
admiralvic  +   405d ago
@ Morganfall

"Does that not sound the least bit familiar? "

That was exactly the point I was trying to convey to you. Just because my post defends the Xbox One, doesn't mean I am doing it because I don't like the answer. I was doing it because I don't like trolls.

"But I do not agree with you on this and full well know I will never agree in this matter."

Then lets just agree to disagree. There is no point in arguing if neither party is ever willing to concede.
morganfell  +   405d ago
So why not grant the post by DEEBO the same thing you are asking for your own posts on the Xbox, taking the post at face value - as a simple direct question. You want a consideration that you are unwilling to grant him. If what you say is indeed fact regarfding your position then I say both of you should be held in the same face value light.
admiralvic  +   405d ago
@ Morganfall

So I guess thats a no to agreeing to disagree? Okay then...

"So why not grant the post by DEEBO the same thing you are asking for your own posts on the Xbox, taking the post at face value - as a simple direct question."

1) My post was just pointing out the irony that you were doing the same thing that you're calling me out for.
2) As I've already pointed out, I got ample reason to believe they were trying to troll. You yourself even note this was where your mind first went "I agree DEEBO may have seemed like he was trolling."
3) Your "simple question" defense is pretty weak. Even the excerpt says "Costs £15.99 / US$19.99 / AU$26.95," where as it would probably note it would be free with Games with Gold if it was. Even then, you could just check the store and see if it was free, since we don't know the future lineup of Games with Gold and can only speak for the now.

In the end, I don't see why you're making this into an issue, though I will not be continuing this debate.
morganfell  +   405d ago
Again, no. Your original post, the one that started this was not pointing out anything to me because at that point I was not yet in the conversation. See the difference there?

DEEBO was trying to troll? Now you are back to denying him the face value assessment you wish to reserve for yourself.

Me calling you out? Doing the same thing? Okay, fine. See the difference? I don't deny it. I don't see it that way but I will not deny that is your perception. Yet here you are going after DEEBO all the while doing the same thing. The hypocrisy is in the denial.

And since when does agreeing to disagree mean shutting up? I beleive that is actually what you wanted.

Also the tagline you wasted time quoting does not bother to define whether these prices are across the board or Gold Inclusive, so that point about them being listed is moot since there is still vagueness in the matter of to whom the price applies.
DLConspiracy  +   408d ago
Please don't turn it into that. Its completely unnecessary.

On subject.

Glad more people get to experience the game. Freaky stuff 🆓or not.
cee773  +   408d ago
Good 💩
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SaturdayNightBeaver  +   408d ago
im sad , cause its garbage
DeadRabbits  +   408d ago
Sloppy seconds for xbone owners.
YodaCracker  +   408d ago | Well said
Wouldn't this be sloppy thirds? Sloppy seconds would have been the PS4 version that came out months after the original PC release.
DLConspiracy  +   408d ago

I wonder why you have 1 bubble?

Yoda is right though. It was on PC first.
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Baba1906  +   407d ago
soooo scary. im near the end i think.at least i hope couse its killing me =D
Gamer1982  +   407d ago
Says a lot for how serious people are gonna take ID@Xbox then huh?? I thought if it came to other platforms first it was banned from Xbox?? Gotta love how MS back up themselves when the crap hits the fan and sales are bad.. Seems MS are instead just cherry picking the ones that sell well on PS4 and allowing those games to break the rules..
Volkama  +   407d ago
Use your other bubble ask ask about the resolution and framerate, and the trolling will be complete.
Dannyh  +   407d ago
I paid 19.99 for it on ps4
oxybulle  +   407d ago
You should get a PS+ subscription.
Dannyh  +   407d ago
I didn't renew my ps+ yet, I'm waiting for destiny and driveclub. only game I play online at the moment is titanfall
GUTZnPAPERCUTZ  +   407d ago
Did you read the Article?
XiSasukeUchiha  +   408d ago
Fun game for sure :)
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heisenberguk  +   407d ago
For sure fun game:)
Anon1974  +   407d ago
I haven't finished this yet but what I've played so far I've really enjoyed. Great to hear Xbox One gamers now get a chance at this fantastic indie title.

So it's sounding more and more like MS's parity clause is done. Oddworld announced it'll be coming to the Xbox later, this game launched first on PS4 and now it's coming to Xbox One.

If Microsoft has relaxed restrictions on developers they should really make an announcement or something. I know speaking to other developers there's a few of them that are simply skipping Xbox development altogether rather than have to deal with MS's arbitrary restrictions at all. Although, I guess that shouldn't be surprising considering how poor MS's communications with indie developers have been overall, from what I've experienced personally as a dev and from what I've heard from other devs trying to get onboard MS's ID@Xbox train.
corvusmd  +   408d ago
I know it doesn't release until 24th, but has anyone tried to even buy this on X1? You can...if you find it in the search you can buy it and Whistleblower right now. I wonder if this preloads it (or auto-downloads it later).
chito1016d  +   408d ago
It's available to play now.
SuperBlunt  +   408d ago
very peculiar. good to see the good indies going multiplat though. played it on my ps4. great 4-6 hour game
chito1016d  +   408d ago
I'm downloading it now. Hope it's available to play immediately
Eonjay  +   408d ago
Enjoy, this game is very effective at being scary
No_Limit  +   408d ago
Good news as more and more games are being bought to the XB1 which pretty much mean the parity clause restriction is either gone are less restricted now. Hope to hear news about No Man's Sky soon.
mkis007  +   407d ago
Technically this game falls under the "deal before ID @ xbox went live" clause which is allowed.
MasterCornholio  +   407d ago
Thats right and its the reason why New and Tasty is coming to the Xbox One ad well. Regardless they still need to get rid of the parity clause.
Gamer1982  +   407d ago
Ah right.. Thats good to know.. Even so some will see this as MS cherry picking what was a good game from Sony and allowing it past the parity system because it was a good game and well received..
DigitalRaptor  +   407d ago
This game was from Red Barrels. It wasn't signed as an exclusive. It came to PS4 first because of Sony's good strategy and Microsoft's policies.

No Man's Sky has been signed exclusively to begin with because Sony was interested in the game and actively reached out to Hello Games to make it possible on PS4.

You'll probably be waiting longer, if an Xbone version even comes out. PC is guaranteed though.
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No_Limit  +   407d ago
I don't have to wait, I'll just buy it on PS4.
Redgehammer  +   407d ago
At the Sony press conference, NMS is announced as making its console debut on PS4, not that it was exclusive to it.
mrpsychoticstalker  +   407d ago
DOWNLOADING. I never played it before.
FlunkinMonkey  +   407d ago
It's funny, i've seen you write how all the indies on the PS4 are bs games that no one cares about..

Enjoy hypocrite.
JeffGUNZ  +   407d ago
I have read him saying that indies are not reasons to buy consoles. No one is going out to buy a X1 or a PS4 for indies. Where did he ever say all indie games are bs on ps4?
FlunkinMonkey  +   407d ago
"What really need to die are indies"

"No indies!"

"Xbox has a very strong library of triple AAA (not indies) games. And this is what people want."

There are loads more along those lines, stop being so ignorant. This game has a higher metacritic than most exclusives released.

If you haven't figured out that this troll, along with his blatant second accounts, uses the whole indie situation as an unreasonable point of argument as to why the XBone is better, then you've been living under a rock.

A game is a game, Journey won game of the year, No Man's Sky looks amazing, Outlast is great, while Ryse and Knack sucked. AAA isn;t necessarily all its cracked up to be.
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KinjoTakemura  +   407d ago
It's an experience like no other game you've ever played.
kenshiro100  +   407d ago
Now indies are good?

Sad, sad, sad.
Clown_Syndr0me  +   407d ago
One of my fav games on PS4! Enjoy Xbox-ers!!
LAWSON72  +   407d ago
The term is Xboners lol
HRoach616  +   407d ago
Glad to see it came to the X1. Have fall all!

I HIGHLY recommend this game for anyone who's a fan of the genre. It's awesome. And the whistleblower DLC is shorter, but just as great if not more. Def on my top 10 games of all time.

imt558  +   407d ago
Xbone fans, buy this game!
MasterCornholio  +   407d ago
And adult diapers because they will crap themselves when they play it.

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heisenberguk  +   407d ago
I jumped out of my skin within the 1st 5 mins playing that!!
SolidGear3  +   407d ago
Happy more people can enjoy this horror gem :3
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THC CELL  +   407d ago
This is a game u wish u had a vr headset for
KwietStorm  +   407d ago
I've grown quite accustomed to my sanity, thanks.
Father__Merrin  +   407d ago
played this with plus, it's well worth a playrhrough on easy lol, but it's that type of game I can only play once hence after completion I deleted
Chespin  +   407d ago
It's more a stealth game than a horror game. It's not as scary as some make it seem either.
feraldrgn  +   407d ago
Enjoy it folks, it's a great game.
Tedakin  +   407d ago
Whistleblower is up on Xbone too. Why in the hell would this all get put out without even the slightest word? That's just fucking bizarre.
HugoDrax  +   407d ago
Glad to see PLAYSTATION only gamers, saying nice things in the comment section to the XBOX only gamers :-) This is how N4G should be.

Anyhow, this game is scary! Watched a stream of it through PLAYSTATION LIVE. I missed the PS+ free download of it! and never got around to buying it. I may pick it up for my XB1, if it's a deals for gold release.
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MasterCornholio  +   407d ago
The only ones who don't deserve to play a game like this are those that keep hating on Indies. The rest deserve to play this game.

Hopefully they get a good port and I hope they enjoy it.
hkgamer  +   407d ago
a great game, glad its available for xbone players aswell. outlast devs deserve tonmake as much money as possible.

outlast was too freaking scary for me. i couldnt complete it ;(
sinspirit  +   407d ago
I don't think this qualifies as PS4 news.
WeAreLegion  +   407d ago
It does, if the submitter wants people to argue.
WeAreLegion  +   407d ago
I saw absolutely nothing about this when I was looking up release dates for games. That's weird. Enjoy, XBO owners!
DigitalRaptor  +   407d ago
I know, this seemed to come out of nowhere.

Great game, but not managed to finish it yet. Maybe the Xbox guys will complete it before me. That would be funny.
TheEternalGamer  +   407d ago
Xbox Owners don't care about horror games unless their action thriller embarrassments like Resident Evil 6. They only like First Person Shooters and Third Person Shooters. they don't care about any other genre besides what sports?

XboX Owners are dudebros.

PlayStation And Nintendo Owners Are Real Gamers. (As Well As PC Gamers are real gamers)

Tedakin  +   407d ago
Thank you. Bye now.
christocolus  +   407d ago
That's so classy. Lol
Max-Zorin  +   407d ago
You Sony fanboys are worse than Batman fanboys.
TheEternalGamer  +   407d ago
funny how i am a Sony Fanboy even though i also said Nintendo and PC Gamers are Real Gamers. Funny how you dodge that for just Sony. maybe its my profile pic? oh well. have fun crying some more Xbox Gamers are frauds and are not real gamers #Factual
Max-Zorin  +   407d ago
Nobody's crying. You just made a ridiculous claim about Xbox owners. You don't think that's fanboyish?
Redgehammer  +   407d ago
You do not have your facts straight, nor should one ever presume to speak for an entire audience. Bubble down for trolling.
ghostface9  +   407d ago
such a troll please go back under your bridge. Funny you mentioned that because it made me realize the two friends I know that have ps4's only have fifa and call of duty
TheEternalGamer  +   407d ago
your two friends aren;t the majority of PS Gamers.
Clown_Syndr0me  +   407d ago
Cool story bro.
danowat  +   407d ago
Is this worth £16 then?, looks interesting........
Tedakin  +   407d ago
I bought it and holy shit this game is scary as hell. I've yelled out at least 3 times playing it so far.
KinjoTakemura  +   407d ago
Maybe Microsoft will see and learn how a real game is made.
Bassmint  +   407d ago
Watch all the Xbox fanboys praise this after taking jabs at PS4 for having indie/PC ports lmao
ShinnokDrako  +   407d ago
Yeah, i was thinking exactly the same thing.
DigitalRaptor  +   407d ago
You want to know something funny?

Xbone has nothing lined up for early 2015 other than a timed-exclusive indie game. Meanwhile PS4 has 3 AAA exclusives lined up for early 2015. That mud they've been slinging is looking like something they'll be eating and probably enjoying. Funny how things work out.

I've never hated on the indie category ever, but the flip-flopping is so extreme this gen, that it's become funny.
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GearSkiN  +   407d ago
Jesus, do you guys get a kick out of this when you make comments like that? Who cares bro, just play your game.
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ghostface9  +   407d ago
have you never heard of quantum break and i think fable legends I guess the news doesnt get to you down in your well. Also x1 has 5 triple A titles coming in 2015 and those are the ones that have been announced could be more coming
SynestheticRoar  +   407d ago
Their flip floppers for real.
Arkrite  +   407d ago
if it gets too scary turn the sound off it detracts from the game! but also brings u back to reality' some scary sh*t going on in that game
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