Today, Microsoft announced that it will roll out some new features to the Xbox Preview members. One of the big additions to this update is the Arena on Xbox Live feature!
It was announced during E3 this year and is now available for Xbox Preview members. The Arena is a daily tournament for Xbox players to enter and compete. Right now, Xbox Preview members can sign up for practice tournaments and Killer Instinct is the only game available. Expect more titles and real tournaments when the Arena comes out in an official update for all Xbox consoles.
A few other notable additions came out with this Preview update. Achievement Rarity is a highly sought after addition that gives gamers the chance to see how unique an achievement is among all Xbox players. You will be able to celebrate the achievement with a new sound and animation!
You can read more about the update HERE. The news post has more information about group messaging and searching for clubs. Speaking of clubs – you can join the GameOctane club on Xbox Live! Search GameOctane and join in the fun!
Are you excited for casual e-sports tournaments that the Arena will offer? Let us know in the comments!