Microsoft has officially announced that Xbox One X, the world's most powerful 4K console, will be available at retailers worldwide on November 7, 2017 for $499, 449 pounds, 499 euros, CA$599 and AU$649.
Xbox One X (formerly code-named "Project Scorpio") was designed to be the best console to create and play games on, putting the greatest graphic fidelity in the hands of the world's best game creators to create true 4K games. Head of Xbox Phil Spencer underscored that every game will play great across the Xbox One family, and Xbox One X also makes your existing library even better, with better textures, smoother frame rates and faster load times.
"Xbox empowers game developers large and small to create different types of games for every type of player," Spencer said. "Not only do we have the biggest cross-platform blockbusters on our platform, we've also scoured the world to bring our fans unique content from creative artists that capture the imagination." Xbox One is the only console system designed to play the best games of the past, present and future. The Xbox One games and accessories you already own are compatible with Xbox One X, so if you're an Xbox gamer, chances are you already have a library of games that will look and play better on Xbox One X.
Spencer announced that Xbox will expand the Xbox One backward-compatibility library of nearly 400 popular Xbox 360 games to include original Xbox classics, starting with fan favorite "Crimson Skies." Xbox also revealed that "Gears of War 4," "Forza Horizon 3," "Minecraft," "Resident Evil 7," "Final Fantasy 15," "Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands," "Rocket League" and dozens of other popular Xbox One games will receive free updates to take full advantage of the power of Xbox One X. A host of these titles will be enhanced to run in true 4K, and many will be available at Xbox One X launch.
Introducing Xbox One X
Games play better on Xbox One X. The world's most powerful console begins rolling out to all Xbox One markets starting on Nov. 7. With 40 percent more power than any other console, experience immersive true 4K gaming when paired with a 4K display, such as Samsung's flagship QLED TV. Xbox One X makes your existing library even better, with better textures, smoother frame rates and faster load times, even on a 1080p TV. Xbox One X also offers the ultimate 4K entertainment package with 4K Ultra HD for Blu-ray X and streamed content, HDR support for gaming and video, and Dolby Atmos support. Xbox One X will join the Xbox One family of devices and coexist alongside Xbox One and Xbox One S, and all Xbox One games and accessories are compatible.
Xbox One X Tech Specs
Lose yourself in worlds built for immersive true 4K gaming, where action is brought to life with 2160p frame buffers. Enjoy brilliant graphic details in lights, shadows, and reflections with High Dynamic Range and Wide Color Gamut. Experience premium audio that puts you in the center of 3D spatial sound. Stream and record game clips in 4K at screaming-fast 60FPS. With 6 teraflops of processing power and 12GB GDDR5 graphic memory, Xbox One X is 40% more powerful than any other console. Feel true power.
"Dark Room", the fourth episode of Dontnod's five part episodic video game "Life Is Strange", is now available to download on Xbox Live for Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Life is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionize story-based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future.
In Episode 4, Max realises that changing the past can lead to painful consequences and that time is not a great healer. Her investigation into the disappearance of Rachel Amber begins to reach a thrilling conclusion as she finds the Dark Room. Will the answers lie within? Or will there just be trouble?
Life Is Strange Episode 4 "Dark Room" is available now on Xbox One and Xbox 360 for $4.99 USD, £3.99, €4,99, $6.65 AUD. Purchase the complete season and get all of the episodes as they are released.
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Episode Two of DONTNOD Entertainment's time-shifting five part episodic adventure video game "Life is Strange", is now available for Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Life is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionize story-based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future. In Episode 2, Max starts to experiment with her power and begins to wonder if it is related to her visions or the weird snow from the day before. But life goes on in Blackwell Academy and a certain viral video has become a major topic of discussion.
Xbox One owners can purchase Life Is Strange Episode 2 "Difficult Decisions" from the Xbox Games Store for $4.99 USD, £3.99 GBP ,$6.65 AUD or pickup the complete season and get all of the episodes as they are released.
Life is Strange is also available on Xbox 360. You can learn all about the Xbox 360 version here.
Xbox One Games: Life Is Strange Xbox 360 Games: Life Is Strange Price: $4.99 USD, £3.99 GBP ,$6.65 AUD Download: here (Xbox One) | here (Xbox 360) Size: 2.58 GB (Xbox One) | 1011.54 MB (Xbox 360)
Episode One of DONTNOD Entertainment's five part episodic video game "Life is Strange", is now available to download via the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One and the Xbox Live Marketplace for Xbox 360.
Life is Strange is a game that sets out to revolutionise story based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future.You are Max, a photography senior who saves her old friend Chloe by discovering she can rewind time. The pair soon find themselves exposed to the darker side of Arcadia Bay as they uncover the disturbing truth behind the sudden disappearance of a fellow student.Meanwhile, Max begins to have premonitions as she struggles to understand the implications of her power. She must quickly learn that changing the past can sometimes to lead to a devastating future.
Life is Strange Features:
A beautifully written modern adventure game
Rewind time to change the course of events
Multiple endings depending on the choices you make
Striking, hand-painted visuals
Distinct, licensed indie soundtrack.
The Xbox One edition of Life is Strange weighs in at 2.91 GB and the Xbox 360 version weighs in at 984.75 MB. Both versions are priced at $4.99 USD, £3.99 GBP, $6.65 AUD.
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Price: $4.99 USD, £3.99 GBP, $6.65 AUD Download: here (Xbox One) | here (Xbox 360) Xbox One Games: Life is Strange Xbox 360 Games: Life is Strange Size: 2.91 GB (Xbox One) | 984.75 MB (Xbox 360)
Square Enix and DONTNOD Entertainment have just announced that Episode 1 of LIFE IS STRANGE, their brand new, episodic, narrative driven adventure game, will be available for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PS3 and Windows PC on January 30, 2015.
Life is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionize story based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future. As Max you must uncover the disturbing truth behind your premonitions and learn that changing the past can sometimes lead to a devastating future.
Episode 1 of a 5 part series will be released on all platforms on January 30, 2015 and each episode will cost $4.99. Players can alternatively purchase the entire season* for $19.99. The PC version will be available for pre-purchase starting today.
Check out the first LIFE IS STRANGE trailer below and head on over to our Xbox Games database for more screenshots and info.
Life Is Strange will be released digitally January 30th 2015 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC.
Square Enix has just announced that their brand new, episodic, digitally delivered, narrative driven adventure game entitled "LIFE IS STRANGE" is coming to the Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC.
Developed by DONTNOD Entertainment, the Paris-based studio who released their debut game "Remember Me" last year the game takes place in the fictional town of Arcadia Bay, Oregon, where senior student Max Caulfield returns after a 5 year absence. Reunited with her former friend Chloe, the pair will attempt to uncover the uncomfortable truth behind the mysterious disappearance of fellow student Rachel Amber.
With high quality production values and a unique hand-drawn art style, LIFE IS STRANGE is a compelling, story-driven experience where choice and consequence play a key role in how the narrative unfolds. But there is a twist. At the beginning of the game Max discovers she has a remarkable power… the ability to rewind time. In LIFE IS STRANGE the player has the power to affect the game’s narrative and also change the course of history itself.
EVERSPACE 2 Kickstarter Campaign Is Available Now The Kickstarter campaign for EVERSPACE 2, the new open-world space shooter from independent Hamburg-based developer ROCKFISH Games, started today with a base funding goal of 450,000 EUR (493,000 USD) ..