Cuddlefish Coming to Xbox One, Save / Load Progress

Posted by acedude 7 years ago

Update 20 Oct 2017: The Save/Load issue mentioned below has been fixed

Original article published 22 Sep 2017:


The Cuddlefish Update is life on Steam. We’ve made solid progress on preparing it for Xbox One. We don’t know exactly when it will be released. The ‘build’ (a version of the game) is, we think, ready to go. Over the coming week it will go through testing by both ourselves and Microsoft.

If those tested pass, we will release Cuddlefish on Xbox ASAP. We cannot give an Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA), as any ETA we give will inevitably be wrong, and we don’t want to cause disappointment by missing an arbitrary date. The best we can say is, we …


Subnautica Xbox Save/Load Problem Resolved

Posted by acedude 7 years ago

Good news, Xbox One divers! We have just released an update that solves the save and load issue that has been plaguing saved games on Xbox One. If you have experienced an error message saying “Save data loading failed”, then this update is the one you have been waiting for.

If you have been unable to load a saved game on Xbox One, this update should allow you to load that game. Our testing suggests that the bug did not cause loss of underlying saved game data.

While we are very confident we have resolved the save / load problem, there remains a small chance we missed something. If you still experience save / load issues after updating Subnautica on …


Infected Update Released on Xbox One

Posted by acedude 7 years ago

Good news! The Infected Update has been released on Xbox One. We were able to follow the Steam release much more rapidly this time. We won’t always be able to do that, but we will try to keep it up!

Check out the Infected Update site to see all the goodies included in the Infected Update.

With regards to performance and save/load issues: The Infected Update is not a silver bullet that brings great FPS and reliable save/load. Performance is an ongoing effort, and we are still researching the save/load issue in an effort to full resolve it. Here are two posts talking about these topics:

Subnautica Xbox Performance

Subnautica Xbox Save/Load Issues


Dangerous Creatures Released on Xbox One

Posted by acedude 8 years ago
Subnautica Xbox One

The Dangerous Creatures Update has been released on Xbox One!

Visit the Dangerous Creatures Update site

The Dangerous Creatures Update brings a mixture of new features, bug-fixes, and performance improvements to Subnautica on Xbox One.

  • Sea Dragon Leviathan – A massive fire spewing inhabitant of the Lava Zone
  • Warper – Now you see it, now you don’t… Enough said.
  • Tree Cove –  Gorgeous new Lost River area to explore
  • 3rd Abandoned Base – Looks for clues as to the fate of other explorers
  • Reinforced Dive Suit – Survive extreme heat
  • Crab Squid EMP – Your electronics are at risk

Check out the Dangerous Creatures Update site to see all the new goodies we’ve packed in.


We know that we still …


Subnautica XBox One Release Date

Posted by acedude 8 years ago

Updated on April 1st

Subnautica is coming to XBox One’s ‘Preview Program’ on April 1st, 2016 some time around mid 2016, or possibly earlier. If you have an XBox and are interested in diving into the Subnautica ocean, this will be your first opportunity! To receive XBox-specific news updates, follow the new Subnautica Xbox One Twitter feed.

More information about the Xbox One Preview Program is available on the XBox website.

We originally planned to release on April 1st, but haven’t been able to hit that goal. Here’s some words from Charlie:

Hey guys,

Today is April fool’s, but this post is true. It’s hard to say ANYTHING today, but I will try anyways.

As you can probably tell …