Grounded
Grounded

Grounded

Free Weekend running from Nov. 12 to Nov. 15!

Ready to share the backyard with your friends? Well, this is the weekend to bring them in and learn to explore, build, and survive together! Starting this Thursday, November 12th, and running through Sunday, November 15th, Grounded will be available to play on Steam for FREE! Event period: Thursday, November 12th, at 10 AM PT, through Sunday, November 15th, at 1 PM PT. So if you've been waiting to join the over 5 million other players in the backyard, now is the time to start! See you in the bac...

Early Access Update 0.4: The Koi Pond

THE KOI POND IS HERE We have a new trailer, a letter from the devs, an update full of previews, and patch notes! Welcome to Grounded's Early Access Update 0.4! A Letter from the Developers (Click to embiggen) Text version (update continues below): The team is thrilled that we've have had so many people enjoy Grounded, and we are very excited for today'...

Public Test Branch Update Available Now

Hello! We have updated our Grounded public test branch! This test will allow players who own the game to hop into the game to help us test out new changes, features, and content for Update 0.4.0 before it is released for everyone. Access to this branch will only be available for a limited time and may be unstable. We highly recommend that anyone who opts-in backs their saves up just in case. Things to keep in mind: The content you are going to experience is currently in development. By participa...

Hotfix Patch 0.3.3 Out Now

Major Issues Fixed random client crash when pickup up items Fixed crash with destroying Grass Plank Pallet or Weed Log Pallet building Fixed crashes dealing with Cloud Save syncing on the Main Menu Fixed issues with saves not properly uploading or downloading from the Xbox Cloud causing corrupted or missing saved game Thank you for your reports and your continued support while we further develop the game! We are working to push out updates to enhance your gaming experience continually. To stay c...

Patch 0.3.2 out now

Earlier today we pushed out Patch 0.3.2 for all players. Please update your game when you see that this update is available to receive the following fixes and changes: MAJOR ISSUES Fixed client crash when ziplines exist in the yard across very large distances Fixed random crashes when traversing the yard Fixed crash related to Frankenline when loading a saved game Fixed crash for clients when joining a game near a Spinning Wheel / Roasting Spit / Jerky Rack that currently has processing items on...

Patch 0.3.1 is here!

Patch 0.3.1 was released today for all players. Please update your game when you see that this update is available to receive the following fixes and changes: MAJOR ISSUES Fixed crash when placing grid-based buildings (Walls, Foundations, etc.) Improved reliability of friend search in the server browser. GAME Fixed issue with conversations not triggering properly Hedge area art polish Added impact VFX for Ice Cap mints and webbed door Web sacs wiggle when hit Made sticky webs easier to hit while...

Early Access Patch 0.3 is here!

Hello everyone! Patch 0.3 is now live - thank you to everyone who participated in the public test version and helped to make this patch better! Included in the patch are the following changes and fixes we've made to the game: NEW FEATURES The Hedge has been revamped with new content New Building: Zip-lines New Building: Spinning Wheel New Building: Signs New World Landmark: Frankenline Halloween Additions: Jack-o-Lantern landmark, Candy Corn food item Localization for French, German, Spanish, an...

Public Test branch available for a limited time

Hello! Today we are excited to announce that we have opened up a Grounded public test for our community! This test will allow players who own the game to hop into the game to help us test out new changes, features, and content for Update 0.3.0 before it is released for everyone. Access to this branch will only be available for a limited time. Things to keep in mind: The content you are going to experience is currently in development. By participating in our Public Test Branch, you will be able t...

Hotfix Patch 0.2.2 Released

Hello everyone! Today we released hotfix patch 0.2.2 for all players. This patch includes the following change: Fixed an issue introduced in 0.2.1 that caused some saves to fail to load for some players. We want to thank you all for your patience while we worked on a fix for this issue, and we want you to know that we are working hard to find fixes for the other issues you have been reporting. To stay current with the commonly reported issues and to follow their status, please visit our Grounded...

Patch 0.2.1 Out Now

Hello everyone! Today we released patch 0.2.1 for all players. Please update your game when you see that this update is available to receive the following fixes and changes: TOP COMMUNITY ISSUES The chat log will now show your own messages in the lobby and in the game. Ants will no longer be able to steal items from containers out of reach from them. You can now overwrite saved games. Save Games are grouped by playthrough in the Save / Load menu. Fixed an issue where the camera would go inside t...

Our August Content Update and Thank You Trailer

Update 0.2.0 is live! Thank you so much for the incredible support, feedback, and all of the amazing creations you've shared with us and the community. This newest update was brought to you by the millions of players who have joined together to survive the backyard! Included in the update are the following changes and fixes we've made to the game. New Features Bird! - Includes new crafting materials and recipes from bird feathers. Perk system with 13 unique perks to discover! New BURG.L Quest ty...

Patch 0.1.2 Released!

Changes/fixes that you will see made to the game: MAJOR ISSUES Better handling of dismissing profile selection at the Main Menu on Xbox One and Windows 10 Store versions which will help prevent saved games from going missing for players on the Xbox console and Windows 10 store. Fixed an issue where if you had the "Kill Mosquito" quest prior to the patch 0.1.1 release where it wasn't removed properly and would crash if you killed a creature while that quest was active. Fixed crash with approachin...

Patch 0.1.1 Released!

Changes/fixes that you will see made to the game: MAJOR ISSUES Made changes to make finding, joining, and hosting games with friends more reliable. We adjusted the handling of joining game failure (the game is full, the game no longer exists, etc.). Added a way to allow players to resolve the issue of the game logging the player into the wrong Xbox Live account on PC. Fixed issues with Windows 7 and Windows 8 users crashing when attempting to login. Those users should be able to load into the ga...

Early Access is Live!

The moment you have been waiting for has arrived: Grounded's Early Access is live and you can now explore the backyard! In Grounded, you find that you have been shrunken down to the size of an ant, and the backyard has turned into a place where the mundane has become fantastical! You will need to gather, craft, explore, build, fight, and survive the backyard either solo or with up to three friends! We look forward to hearing your feedback while you explore the backyard. You can send us feedback ...

Early Access Launches Tomorrow!

Hello! Just a day away until Grounded's Early Access launch! We're set to go live across all platforms on July 28, 2020 at 10:00 PDT (UTC-7). To help those of you playing from other regions, below you will find a list of when the game will approximately be available tomorrow! July 28, 2020 - 10:00 PDT July 28, 2020 - 13:00 EDT July 28, 2020 - 14:00 BRT July 28, 2020 - 18:00 BST July 28, 2020 - 19:00 CEST July 28, 2020 - 19:00 SAST July 28, 2020 - 20:00 MSK July 29, 2020 - 01:00 SGT July 29, 2020...