Published by forahobby on Monday, August 19, 2019
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Xbox presented a total of 60 newconsole and PC titles as part of this year's Xbox Media Briefing at E3 2019, with a preview of Project Scarlett and Halo Infinite. Led by Gears 5, the gaming highlight of 2019, the newly announced game portfolio includes 11 world premieres, 14 titles from Xbox Game Studios, and 34 games available for launch in the Xbox Game Pass.
The Xbox E3 Briefing featured the following games:
AGE OF EMPIRES: DEFINITIVE EDITION (WINDOWS 10 PC)
Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition is a special 20th Anniversary Edition of one of the most popular strategy games of all time. The Definitive Edition features stunning graphics in 4K Ultra HD, a new remastered soundtrack, and The Last Khan's brand-new content with three new campaigns including four new civilizations. Players compete online with other players, just like at the best nj online casinos and try to dominate the world with 35 different civilizations in different ages. Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition will be available this fall for Windows 10 PCs through the Microsoft Store, Steam and Xbox Game Pass for PC.
BATTLETOADS (XBOX ONE)
Battletoads is back! Rare and Dlala Studios release the popular brawler on Xbox: Unique animations, fast-paced side-scrolling action and team gameplay are perfect for joint co-op evenings on the couch. Players navigate Rash, Zitz, and Pimple on their action-packed path through hordes of enemies, creating chaos to defeat their most powerful enemy yet. Fans can look forward to a brand new adventure with fantastic locations, unique characters, surprising challenges and stunning co-op gameplay.
BLEEDING EDGE (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC)Bleeding Edge, a brand new game by Ninja Theory, offers a truly unique experience by combining third person action with an online team mode. The action title for two teams of four players captivates by a fast yet strategic combat system, in which seething cyberpunk arenas revolve around technology, timing and teamwork. In Bleeding Edge every fighter can be adapted to individual play styles. The title is designed for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, and Xbox Game Pass as an Xbox Play Anywhere game.
BORDERLANDS 3 (2K)
The original is back! In the new Looter shooter a variety of new weapons and a completely new, chaos-driven adventure waiting for you. Battle your way through new worlds and enemies as one of four brand new Vault Hunters. The treasure hunt hard guys from Borderlands have unique talent trees, abilities and customization options. Play solo or with
friends and fight crazy enemies, collect tons of loot and save your home from the most ruthless cult leaders in the galaxy.
CROSSFIREX (FIRST TO CONSOLE ON XBOX ONE: XBOX GAME PASS)
Crossfire is a free first-person shooter, one of the most-played PC titles in the world with 650 million players, and will be released for the first time on Xbox One console under the name CrossfireX next year. The title includes new content for console players and is developed by Smilegate Entertainment in Seoul. Xbox players can look forward to a fantastic gaming experience with a single player campaign developed with Remedy Entertainment, a Battle Royale mode, competitive multiplayer, and unique content for
Xbox Game Pass members.
CYBERPUNK 2077 (CD PROJECT RED)
The story of this action-adventure game is set in the open world of Night City, a mega city that strives for power, glamor and body modifications. You take on the role of Mercenary V in search of a unique immortal implant. Customize your character's cyberware, skill set, and game style to explore the sprawling city where your decisions drive and shape the story.
DRAGON BALL Z: KAKAROT (BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.)
Immerse yourself in the story of Goku in Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot and experience epic battles in a living world where you fight, fish, eat and train with Goku. Explore new territories and experience thrilling adventures as you drive the story forward and make powerful friendships with other Dragon Ball Z Universe heroes.
DYING LIGHT 2 (TECHLAND)
Humanity's last sanctuary lies in a zombie-infested world that threatens to sink in the dark. In daylight, bandits, various factions and starving survivors make the streets unsafe in search of leftover food. At night, the infected and reigning on the living rule. Extraordinary agility and brutal combat techniques make you a
powerful ally. You can accomplish things like no other and go to places no one else dares to go to. With your unique skills, you have the power to change things in this doomed metropolis.
ELDEN RING (BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment)
Developed by FromSoftware, Inc. and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., Elden Ring is an action-RPG based on the pen of Hidetaka Miyazaki - the creator of the Dark Souls series - and George RR Martin, author of the New York Times bestseller fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire. Dangers and new experiences await at every corner in From Software's biggest ever title.
FORZA HORIZON 4 LEGO SPEED CHAMPION EXTENSION (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC)
Forza Horizon 4 LEGO Speed Champions, the latest addition to the award-winning Forza Horizon 4, plunges players into the ultimate LEGO Speed Champions fantasy world of the Horizon Festival. Gamers explore a LEGO world with LEGO challenges, such as the builder's home or new LEGO Speed Champions vehicles such as the McLaren Senna, the Ferrari F40 Competizione and the Mini Cooper S Rally. Forza Horizon 4 LEGO Speed Champions will be available worldwide for Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs as Xbox Play Anywhere expansion on July 13, 2019. Xbox Game Pass members will receive a 10% discount on the upgrade.
GEARS 5 (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC, STEAM)
Gears 5 has five exciting modes - including Escape, an aggressive, risky co op mode for three players with a suicide mission, fighting off enemy bases from the inside out. Gears 5 will be released on September 10, 2019 and will be available to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members and Gears 5 Ultimate Edition owners from September 6. Gamers with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate who play the game between September 6 and 16, 2019 will receive The Terminator Dark Fate Character Pack with Terminator T-800 and Sarah Connor from the new movie Terminator Dark Fate as playable multiplayer characters.
GEAR'S POP! (iOS, ANDROID)
With Gears Pop! The legendary characters from Gears of War return in Funko Pop! style. The game is being developed in collaboration with Funko (Nasdaq "FNK O") and is inspired by the Gears of War vinyl collectible figures. Fans can now register in advance on iOS and Android and look forward to the release in the second half of the year.
HALO INFINITE (PROJECT SCARLET, XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC)
The Master Chief returns to the joint release of Halo Infinite and Project Scarlett next year. In the next chapter of the legendary Halo series of 343 industries, players will accompany the venerable Master Chief on brand-new adventures, exploring the secrets surrounding The Pilot's appearance and the desolate remnants of a halo ring. Halo Infinite is based on the studio's own next generation Slipspace Engine.
LEGO STAR WARS: THE SKYWALKER SAGA (WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT)
Play all nine Star Wars saga films in a brand new LEGO video game. You'll enjoy fun adventures, unique humor, and the freedom to immerse yourself in the LEGO Star Wars universe. Hundreds of new characters and vehicles from the galaxy are waiting to be explored. Immerse yourself in your favorite moments of the Star Wars saga with unique LEGO humor for players of all ages.
MICROSOFT FLIGHT SIMULATOR (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC)
The next generation of our oldest series, the Microsoft Flight Simulator, will be released in 2020 for Windows 10 with Xbox Game Pass and later for Xbox One. Designed specifically for fans of flight simulators, Microsoft Flight Simulator offers an authentic flight experience and visually stunning environments. By redesigning the technology and working closely with the community and unique partners, Xbox is delivering the best flight simulation ever.
MINECRAFT DUNGEONS (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC, NINTENDO SWITCH, PLAYSTATION 4).
A brand new action adventure from the Minecraft universe for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4! Minecraft Dungeons, a classic dungeon-crawler style game, takes players on an epic journey full of new characters and environments that solo or in co-op multiplayer for up to four players (with couch co-op for Xbox One) let explore. Minecraft Dungeons is also available for Xbox Game Pass with its
general release in Spring 2020.
ORI AND THE WILL OF THE WISPS (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC, STEAM)
Ori and the Will of the Wisps is the eagerly-anticipated sequel to Ori and the Blind Forest, the pre-eminent action winning award-winning action platformer, which will be released on February 11, 2020. The Xbox Game Studios and Moon Studios game is available for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC and Steam, and Xbox Game Pass. At the E3 Xbox shows unprecedented gameplay and gives a deeper insight into the brand new combat system, in which Ori competes in the vast and exotic game world against various huge bosses.
PHANTASY STAR ONLINE 2 (SEGA)
Japan's largest free-to-play online role-playing game is coming to North America for Xbox One for the first time! Phantasy Star Online 2 strives to fulfill an endless task. Random fields, interrupt events, and multiparty areas that can accommodate up to 12 players make your task the ultimate experience. While preserving the series' simple character control system, players can enjoy more stylish and customizable combat.
RPG TIME: THE LEGEND OF WRIGHT (DESKWORKS)
Meet us in an empty classroom for a big adventure with a young emerging game developer and his own RPG. You'll love the hand-drawn creations of DESKWORKS as you travel into the magical world of fantasy!
SEA OF THIEVES (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC)
Sea of Thieves continues to evolve with The Arena's on-demand competition and Tall Tales story-based missions. All this is included in the free Anniversary Update, the biggest content
update ever for Sea of Thieves. Gamers with Xbox One, Windows 10 PC and Xbox Game Pass will continue to expect new gameplay opportunities and new shared world storytelling.
SPIRITFARER (THUNDER LOTUS, XBOX GAME PASS)
The creators of the hand-drawn indie game Thunder Lotus return with a unique production: Spiritfarer is an exciting management game about decay and its mystical facets. You play the main character Stella, Fährmeisterin the deceased. Build a boat to explore the world and take care of your ghost friends, who will eventually accompany you to the hereafter. When farming, fishing, cooking and exploring the seas, you will learn to say goodbye to your beloved companions.
STAR WARS JEDI: FALLEN ORDER
The order 66 was executed. As a young padawan on the run, you've kept your skills hidden for a long time to stay alive. Now you have to accept them and learn to deal with those skills. In a brand new gameplay trailer, you'll learn how to use the power to explore your surroundings, master lightsaber combat, and be
one step ahead of the Empire.
STATE OF DECAY 2: HEARTLAND (XBOX ONE AND WINDOWS 10 PC)
At State of Decay 2: Heartland, players return to Trumbull Valley in a new story-based adventure. The legendary locations of the original state of decay game, the cities of Spencer's Mill and Marshall, are now plagued by the bloodstream: a more aggressive and deadly form than before. Although the area may seem familiar to former residents, the Trumbull Valley lurks new dangers and unspeakable horror. From July 9, 2019, Heartland will be available for purchase on all Xbox One and Windows 10 PC State of Decay 2 players and will be included in Xbox Game Pass.
TALES OF ARISE (BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT INC.)
The Tales of Series returns with Tales of Arise, a story-based role playing game that follows the journey of two humans who were born on opposing sister planets, each destined to redesign their destinies. With new characters, intense action-based combat, and classic stories, you'll experience a story of duality, justice, and the struggle for freedom.
THE OUTER WORLDS (OBSIDIAN ENTERTAINMENT AND PRIVATE DIVISION, XBOX GAME PASS)
You wake up decades later than planned on a colonial ship that is on its way to the very edge of the galaxy. Suddenly, you are in the midst of a deep conspiracy that threatens to destroy the Halcyon Colony. As you explore the farthest reaches of space and encounter a multitude of factions vying for power, the fate of everyone in Halcyon will depend on you. You are the ultimate variable in the fight for your colony.
TWELVE MINUTES (ANNAPURNA INTERACTIVE)A romantic evening takes a wrong turn when a policeman breaks into your house, accusing your wife of murder and beating you unconscious. In no time you are right back at the beginning of the evening, before everything happens again and again. Twelve Minutes is a real-time interactive thriller where you use the knowledge of what's going to happen to change the story and break the twelve-minute loop.
WASTELAND 3 (DEEP SILVER, XBOX GAME PASS)Wasteland 3 is a post-apocalyptic RPG by inXile entertainment, which plays in Colorado's eternal nuclear winter. As a player, you face a challenging tactical battle, exploring an interactive world and experiencing a deep story of brutal ethical choices. Create and customize your squad in single player or co-op mode. Whether with blazing weapons or peaceful negotiations, your choices mean life or death to those who seek to survive in this tough and unyielding world.