The latest project from Obsidian Entertainment (The Outer Worlds), Xbox Game Studios today announced at X019 that Grounded is now in development.
In this title, players will be shrunk down to the size of an ant. While at this new size, they must survive in a suburban backyard by gathering, crafting, building bases with everyday objects, and searching for life-saving resources.
You can view the announcement trailer below:
Grounded – X019 – Announce Trailer
Feargus Urquhart, CEO at Obsidian Entertainment, said the following:
“Grounded is a true passion project for the team. We pride ourselves as being a creative studio and can’t wait to bring our expertise to the survival genre.”
Adam Brennecke, Game Director at Obsidian Entertainment, added:
“Grounded offers our unique take on survival games, creating an unforgettable experience. It’s a perfect setting to flex our creative muscles. We want to create a versatile sandbox where players can create their own memorable experiences.”
Finally, Matt Booty, CVP of Xbox Game Studios, said the following:
“We first saw Grounded in development last year when Obsidian Entertainment joined our team. The game exemplifies the innovation we’re excited to see from them in the years ahead.”
The title will be available in Spring 2020 for Xbox One digitally through Xbox Game Preview. It will also be available with Xbox Game Pass, the Microsoft Store, and on Steam.