Kicking off Microsoft’s E3 Briefing they start with a bang, showing a new trailer for the upcoming Halo Infinite. Made in their newest Slipspace Engine they are aiming to deliver the best that the Xbox family can deliver.
Phil Spencer arrived on stage talking about what they would be focusing on this evening
- 50 Games
- 18 Exclusives
- 15 Brand New World Premiers
Ori and the Will of the Wisps
This one didn’t come as a shock, since it was shown, at last, years E3. but we got more gameplay, showing off what we will be seeing later when it launches in 2019.
Sekiro: Shadow Die Twice
From Software are in the making of a new franchise, with similarities to their well-known Souls-Series. In this samurai inspired world, where demons and evil beings are making hell. This might be a breath of fresh air for fans of the Souls-Series.
Fallout 76 was announced earlier this week, but more information was given during the briefing. It will take place in West-Virginia being a prequel to all previous Fallout games with a trailer showing some of the setting of the game.
Fallout 4 is also being added today on Xbox Game Pass
Is a upcoming playable teaser set in the Life is Strange universe set to be released
26th June for free.
Terry Crews in character is talking about how awesome he is, and what he will be able to do in Crackdown 3.
Nier Automata: Become as Gods Edition.
The hit game Nier Automata will get a “Enhanced Edition” on Xbox One X with 4k resolution.
Metro Exodus was also being shown with a new gameplay trailer, and a release date has been set 22nd, February 2019
Kingdom Hearts 3
Finally an official trailer for Kingdom Hearts 3 was being released, and even a release date. 29th January 2019 we will be reunited with the some of the most beloved Disney characters.
Frozen, Wreck it Ralph, the Lion King, Hercules, Toy Story, Monster Inc and Tangled is just some of the characters we will be seeing when it finally launches.
Sea of Thieves
Sea of Thieves will be getting some new updates during this year, with new expansions giving more quests and story. Cursed Sail will be arriving in June, and Forsaken Shores will arrive later in September.
A new trailer was shown during the briefing of the upcoming Battlefield, showing more of the Norwegian part of the game. it’s set to be released 19th, October 2018
Forza Horizon 4
Then it is official, Forza Horizon 4 will be arriving this years bigger then before. Taking place in Britain, with different locations and scenes for us to drive inn. Dynamic Seasons will be a big part of the gameplay, changing the environments in different ways. It will also be part of Xbox Game Pass when launching 2nd October 2018.
New Microsoft Studios
Microsoft has hired five more game developing companies that will be developing and publishing to Xbox and PC
- The Initiative
- Undead Labs
- Playground Games makers of the Forza Horizon games, and also in the making of a new franchise that haven’t been announced yet
- Ninja Theory
- Compulsion Games makers of We Happy Few showed off a new story trailer and a release date for the full release bein set to 10th, August 2018
More information was given about the Xbox version of Playersunkown Battlegrounds, and what to expect
- Sanhook the newest map released will arrive this summer on Xbox, but also a new mode changing the gameplay called War Mode that we will get more information on later. And it looks like the official full release is set to winter 2018.
Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition
Coming this winter, with a new trailer released.
The Division 2
Ubisoft revealed more details about the newest iteration of one of its most critically acclaimed and best-selling franchises, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2. Developed on an updated version of the Snowdrop Engine, the game will be released worldwide on 15, March 2019. Also, a new gameplay trailer was shown.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
A new trailer was shown of Lara Croft’s newest adventure.
The biggest surprise, since a lot of us had expected to be seeing Skate 4 be announced. But only after the trailer was done, we got to see it was a totally new skating franchise that is being released.
Devil May Cry 5
Capcom is bringing Nero and Dante back in Devil May Cry 5, giving the fans what they have asked for years. With a new trailer showing a new threat that they will have to take care off. It’s set to be released Spring 20199
Cuphead DLC Trailer The Last Delicious Course
in 2019 will we get a new DLC to Cuphead
Legends of Zelda with a fox as the main character? It looks like a game with many similarities as the old Zelda games.
Namco Bandai is making a new fighting game with many of our favorite anime series in the same universe. With even Light and Ryuk from the Death Note series making a appearance.
Dying Light 2
A Demo was being shown, showing how decisions will affect the gameplay and story.
Battletoads will make a return in 20199
Just Cause 4
Rumors were true Rico Rodriguez will be returning in Just Cause 4 set to be released 4th December 2018.
- Coming 2019
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