You’re Invited To Microsoft’s ID@Xbox Pre-PAX Open House

Once again, we’re throwing open the doors at the Microsoft campus to kick off PAX Prime weekend with the latest ID@Xbox games, hundreds of gamers – and a special hands-on opportunity with Halo 5: Guardians Arena Multiplayer!


Here’s what you need to know:

When: TONIGHT Thursday, August 27th from 5:00 to 9:00 PM

Where: Microsoft campus — Building 92

15010 NE 36th Street

Redmond, WA 98052

United States

(directions here)

Who: Xbox fans 18 and older (under 18 allowed with parent/guardian)

What you can do: Play more than 50 upcoming ID@Xbox titles, including eight new announces and several first playables! Meet the developers and play some of our most highly anticipated titles, including Cuphead, The Flame in the Flood, Pit People, ARK: Survival Evolved, We Happy Few, SpeedRunners and Warhammer: Vermintide. Collect limited edition buttons for each game you play (while supplies last), and even pose for a picture with StudioMDHR’s Cuphead! See the Microsoft campus and stop by the Visitor Center to explore everything from the latest Microsoft Research innovations to the very first personal computer.

Additionally, the Open House will be the only place for fans to play Halo 5: Guardians Arena Multiplayer, get to hang out with members of 343 Industries and have the chance to meet Halo special guests.

Admission cost: Absolutely FREE (PAX passes are not required)

Transportation: Parking is available for FREE on the Microsoft campus, and complimentary buses will also provide transportation from the Washington State Convention Center to building 92. The first buses will leave the convention center at 4:30 PM. There will be signs and staff wearing red shirts guiding people onto the buses driving  between the convention center and Microsoft campus.

Confirmed ID@Xbox games include:

#IDARB – Other Ocean
Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma Vol. One – Redacted Studios
Anarcute – Anarteam
Aritana and The Harpy’s Feather– Duaik Entretenimento
ARK: Survival Evolved – Studio Wildcard
Below – Capybara
Beyond Eyes – Tiger & Squid/Team17
ClusterPuck 99 – PHL Collective
Cuphead – StudioMDHR Entertainment Inc.
Draw a Stickman: EPIC – Hitcents
Dungeon League – Achebit/Surprise Attack Games
FAT CITY– Heavy Iron Studios
Full Mojo Rampage – Over the Top Games/Nicalis
Gate of Memories – Anima Project/Badland Indie
Guns, Gore, and Cannoli – Crazy Monkey Studios
Gunsport – Necrosoft Games/Iron Galaxy Studios
Happy Dungeons – Toylogic Inc.
Hue – Fiddlesticks/Curve Digital
Ironcast – Dreadbit/Ripstone
Ittle Dew 2 – Ludosity
Just Shapes and Beats – Berzerk Studio
Knight Squad – Chainsawesome Games
Layers of Fear – Bloober Team
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime – Asteroid Base Inc.
Mekazoo – The Good Mood Creators
Mimic Arena – Tiny Horse Games
Never Alone – Upper One Games/E-Line Media
Party Hard – Pinokl Games/tinyBuild Games
Phantasmal  – Eyemobi
Pinball FX2 – Zen Studios
Pit People – The Behemoth
Pixel Galaxy – Serenity Forge
Riptide GP Renegade – Vector Unit Inc
Rivals of Aether – Dan Fornace
Slain! – Wolf Brew Games/Digerati Distribution
SpeedRunners – DoubleDutch Games/tinyBuild Games
Starpoint Gemini 2– Little Green Men Games
Super Dungeon Bros – React Games/Wired Productions
Swordy – Frogshark
The Banner Saga – Stoic/Versus Evil
The Flame in the Flood – The Molasses Flood
The Hole Story – Girls Make Games/LearnDistrict
The Little Acre – Pewter Games Studios
Through the Woods – Antagonist
Tumblestone – The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild
Videoball – Action Button Entertainment/Iron Galaxy Studios
Warhammer: Vermintide – Fatshark
We Happy Few – Compulsion Games
Zarvot   – SnowHydra Games