Microsoft announced a collection of new video games for their Xbox One console at E3 this year and most of them can be pre-ordered already well ahead of their eventual release dates. Several games are offering a variety of pre-order bonuses from exclusive downloadable content to full bonus video games so this information has been added for convenience. Here are the first batch of newly announced Xbox One game titles along with their descriptions and video trailers shown during Microsoft’s conference. (See the rest of the new Xbox One video games here)
Forza Horizon 3 is the third in the Forza spin-off franchise that embraces a more open-world approach to racing than the confined traditional racing modes in the main Forza franchise series. Forza Horizon 3 will be set entirely in Australia and will feature a variety of real-world locations. Here’s the official game description: You’re in charge of the Horizon Festival. Customize everything, hire and fire your friends, and explore Australia in over 350 of the world’s greatest cars. Make your Horizon the ultimate celebration of cars, music, and freedom of the open road. How you get there is up to you.
The Deluxe Edition contains the Forza Horizon 3 game, the Motorsport All-Stars Car Pack and special game VIP Membership while the Ultimate Edition comes with all of the Deluxe content and a special Car Pass.
ReCore is a new game Keiji Inafune and the creators of Metroid Prime. Those who pre-order now will receive the Xbox 360 game, Banjo-Kazooie, for free. Here’s the official game description: As one of the last remaining humans on a planet controlled by robotic foes bent on your destruction, you must forge friendships with a courageous group of robot companions, each with unique abilities and powers. Lead this band of unlikely heroes on an epic adventure through a mysterious, dynamic world.
INSIDE is a new indie game made by the creative team behind Limbo. Here’s the super-brief game description: Hunted and alone, a boy finds himself drawn into the center of a dark project.
Trials of the Blood Dragon is a sequel to the Far Cry Blood Dragon spin-off game that came out a couple of years back. Here’s the official description: Discover an epic single player experience, combining the top notch gameplay of Trials with the unique style and attitude of Blood Dragon. Take control of Rex Power Colt’s cybercommando kids as they drive, shoot, swing, tame and travel through different environments. Expect also hot competition with Ghost mode, Global Score and Leaderboards.
The sequel to Titanfall, Titanfall 2, is due out on the 28th of October 2016 and, unlike the original, will feature a single player campaign in addition to the expected multiplayer modes. Here’s the game description: From Respawn Entertainment, the studio that brought you the award-winning Titanfall, comes Titanfall 2. In single player, an aspiring Pilot and a veteran Titan combine forces to save their own lives and combat a powerful enemy against all odds. Multiplayer offers brand new Titans, expanded Pilot abilities, and deeper customization to elevate the fast-paced and exciting gameplay fans expect from the series.
Pre-orders of Titanfall 2 will receive one month of free access to EA Access. The Standard Edition comes with the Founders Customization Pack downloadable content while the Deluxe Edition also comes with this DLC and a variety of special exclusive skins.
Have you pre-ordered any of these new titles? Which ones are you most excited to play? Let us know in the comments below and check out the second oart of this new games list here.Further reading: E3 2016, Microsoft, Video Games, Xbox, Xbox One