Today Microsoft’s first Xbox 20/20 event was held during the latest episode of Inside Xbox where the company showed off gameplay for a whopping 13 new games that will be launching on the upcoming Xbox Series X console.
Ten of the games shown support the Xbox Series X’s highly touted Smart Delivery feature which ensures that if you buy one version of the game, whether it’s on Xbox Series X or Xbox One, you can play the game on the opposing console without having to repurchase it. Microsoft has promised that every Xbox Game Studios exclusive title will support the feature, including Halo Infinite, which sadly didn’t make an appearance during the presentation.
We’ve collected all 13 titles that were shown off Xbox Series X gameplay during today’s presentation. Check them out below.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
The latest chapter in the Assassin’s Creed franchise takes players to ninth century AD alongside the Viking raider Eivor and his clan of Norsemen as they struggle to establish a new home in the rich lands of England. Build your Viking settlement as you kill as many Englishmen as you can get your hands on. Arrives as a Xbox Series X launch title with Smart Delivery support.
Bright Memory Infinite
Bright Memory Infinite is an updated version of the PC game Bright Memory, from FYQD-Studio. A stunningly gorgeous game that combines melee combat and first person shooting with a variety of impressive skills and combos. Investigate a strange phenomenon in a futuristic metropolis in the year 2036 with a bunch of swords and guns at your side. Arrives in 2021 with support for Smart Delivery on Xbox Series X and Xbox One.
Call of the Sea
The latest project from publisher Raw Fury is Call of the Sea. A first-person puzzle exploration game that takes place in the 1930s in the South Pacific on a lush otherworldly island paradise that holds the secrets of a lost civilization and a missing expedition. Arrives in 2021 with support for Smart Delivery on Xbox Series X and Xbox One.
Saints Row publisher Deep Silver’s latest project — Chrous — a single-player space combat shooter that follows the ace combat pilot Nara and her sentient ship Forsaken on a quest for redemption across the galaxy. Upgrade your ship’s sensors, flight capabilities, and weapons as you explore exploding stars, dying planets, asteroid belts, and more. Arrives in 2021 with support for Smart Delivery on Xbox Series X and Xbox One.
Codemasters is promising new features and innovations for the latest iteration of the Dirt series, and we’ll get to see if they’re true to their word when the game releases for Xbox One in October. Smart Delivery will allow players to enjoy the game on Xbox Series X when that launches. You can enjoy a story mode and off-roading, and choose whether to play in 4K mode with 60 FPS, or at lower resolutions with 120 fps. Features veteran voice actors Troy Baker and Nolan North.
Madden NFL 21
Tale as old as time — each new year brings a new Madden game. Not much to say about this one as every Madden game changes ever so slightly from year-to-year. Releases in 2020, not a confirmed launch title.
Distant future sees the mysterious and unique “Others” invade the planet and start destroying everything in their path. The only thing that can stop them is you and an elite group of psionic soldiers in this wacky Brain Punk future. Looks sort of like Final Fantasy on an acid trip. Supports Smart Delivery and releases on Xbox Series X and Xbox One. No release date available at this time.
Developer Ebb Software took heavy influence from H.R. Giger and Zdzislaw Beksiński to create the world of Scorn. A FPS horror game that drops players into a nightmarish techno-organic world of flesh, steel, and bone. Horrible odd creatures hunt you, puzzles galore, and you shoot stuff within a horrifyingly beautiful environment. No release date available at this time.
Without giving away the name or any of the gameplay, Avalanche Studios Group teased Second Extinction back in March, and today we got our first look at it. Mutated dinosaurs have taken over the Earth and it’s up to you and two friends to deliver a second extinction. Get it? Supports Smart Delivery and launches on Xbox Series X and Xbox One. No release date available at this time.
Gang wars. Terrorism. Mega corporations. All the ingredients you need for a great cyberpunk game. The Ascent is a solo or co-op action RPG that sees every man for himself after the fall of the one thing keeping society from falling into chaos. No release date announced. Arrives on Xbox Series X and Xbox One.
Blair Witch and Layers of Fear developer Bloober Team has delivered another horror game to the delight and terror of fans. The Medium follows the protagonist, Marianne, a medium who’s constantly being pulled between the world of the living and the world of the dead. Visions of a child’s murder sends her to an abandoned hotel looking for answers. It features a dual soundtrack by Akira Yamaoka and Arkadiusz Reikowski. No release date has been announced.
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2
The follow up to the cult classic Vampire: The Masquerade has finally arrived. Experience vampire society in the city of Seattle and decide whether to use charm, cunning, terror, or sheer will to rise to the top. Supports Smart Delivery. Not a confirmed launch title, arriving Holiday 2020 on both Xbox Series X and Xbox One.
Yakuza: Like A Dragon
The latest iteration in the RPG Yakuza series follows Ichiban Kasuage, a low ranking yakuza grunt on a mission for revenge through the criminal underworld of Japan. Supports Smart Delivery. Launch title arriving Holiday 2020 on both Xbox Series X and Xbox One.
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