This has been a exceptional yr for Crew Xbox and for you, our followers. We welcomed Bethesda to the household, introduced a brand new slate of video games collectively in June, and launched Psychonauts 2 and Microsoft Flight Simulator, two of the highest-rated video games of the yr, into Xbox Sport Go. Twenty-five million gamers have now joined us in Sea of Thieves and your ardour for Collection X-shaped home equipment has made the “Mini Fridge” an actual factor. Our gamers are on the coronary heart of the whole lot we do and we couldn’t be extra grateful in your unbelievable assist.
Now, simply weeks earlier than the Xbox 20th anniversary in November, we’re excited to kick-off three epic months of back-to-back blockbuster recreation launches in Sport Go:
- The Age of Empires franchise has been a significant a part of Microsoft’s gaming legacy for twenty-four years and the Oct. 28 launch of Age of Empires IV can be our greatest but, bringing the advanced real-time technique recreation to a brand new technology on Steam and Sport Go for PC on day one.
- On Nov. 9, gaming’s premier racing franchise returns when Forza Horizon 5’s open-world journey in Mexico speeds into Xbox Sport Go. Our greatest Forza Horizon ever and winner of the Most Anticipated Sport of E3 award, Forza Horizon 5 will launch concurrently on Xbox Collection X|S, Xbox One, Home windows PC and Steam, and Sport Go together with console, PC and Cloud Gaming (beta).
- The Grasp Chief returns on Dec. 8 with Halo Infinite. That is the Halo we imagined 20 years in the past, lastly come to life within the largest Halo recreation we have now ever made. Halo Infinite can be accessible in Sport Go when it launches throughout Xbox One, Xbox Collection X|S, and PC. Sport Go Final members may even obtain month-to-month multiplayer bonuses as a part of the Perks program.
Our groups have additionally been increasing on the video games you’re keen on. These previous few months you explored Minecraft: Caves & Cliffs Half 1, Sea of Thieves: A Pirate’s Life, State of Decay 2: Homecoming, Grounded: Sizzling and Hazy, and final week’s Halo: The Grasp Chief Assortment Season 8. We’re honored that tens of millions of you proceed to play in these worlds collectively.
Over the previous 20 years, the Xbox neighborhood has made gaming a spot of pleasure, inspiration, schooling, and social connection. Video games construct bridges and forge bonds between family and friends, in addition to give folks new methods to attach.
We invite you to affix us on Nov. 15 to have a good time the 20th Anniversary of Xbox and Halo with a enjoyable, digital broadcast for followers across the globe. Whereas we gained’t announce any new video games, this anniversary broadcast can be a particular look again at 20 years of Xbox. We’ll share extra particulars quickly, so keep tuned.
We’ve been exhausting at work to ship three months of back-to-back recreation launches. And whereas we hope you’ll be a part of us in celebrating 20 years of Xbox historical past, know that we’re exhausting at work on the highway forward and what’s to come back within the subsequent 20 years.