The 2017 E3 Microsoft conference held a lot of fun announcements. Check out the the full conference recap below or skip the fluff and scroll down to see the individual trailer callouts instead.
Some awesome key announcements is Microsoft is bringing us Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility along with Crimson Skies! Also, for every title we own on Xbox One Microsoft will be giving us free 4k updates for Xbox One X, so our games will be 4k enhanced for free.
They started off with the announcement of their new console Xbox One X.
Forza 7 was announced their partnership this year is with Porsche. The new Forza game looks pretty amazing, especially with the redone weather, physics and tracks.
The next game off the list is Metro Exodus. This is another beautiful looking game.
Assassins Creed Origins takes place in Ancient Egypt and looks superb. This is an Assassins Creed we’ve been waiting for. Available October 27.
Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds,
Deep Rock Galatic
State of Decay 2
The Darwin Project, The Darwin Project is reinventing the battle royale sub-genre. It challenges players to survive the cold and fight to the death in a treacherous, snow-covered arena. In the Darwin Project the environment is as dangerous as the players themselves.
Dragon Ball FighterZ looks amazing! They finally made a fighting Dragon Ball game that looks true to the show and so far gameplay looks ultra fluid.
The Last Night, looks like it takes place in the world of Blade Runner. Although its not specifically said, its pretty clear where its tipping its hat to.
The Artful Escape, The Artful Escape of Francis Vendetti is a video game about great expectations, famous folk singers, lingering shadows, space Gods, hallucinogens, individuality, reptile shops, and wild imaginations. It’s an action, adventure, exploration, narrative driven, musical-laser-light-battle kind of game and is the debut of release from Beethoven & Dinosaur.
Sea of Thieves – I cannot wait for this game. It’s an open world online game like Destiny but with Pirates. This is an Xbox One and Windows 10 exclusive. Shipwrecks and skirmishes, skeletons and storms: join us on this voyage across the Sea of Thieves for a taste of the treasure hunting adventures that lie ahead!
Coming early 2018. Sea of Thieves is a 4K UHD, HDR, Xbox One X Enhanced, Xbox Play Anywhere title.
Crackdown 3, this is an Xbox One and Windows 10 exclusive. Step up your BOOM! Suit up and throw down as a superpowered agent on a mission to take back the city. Terry Crews as Commander Jaxon wants you to join in on the open world mayhem, dropping November 7, 2017.
ID@Xbox Games Montage trailer, this is for the Independent Developers on Xbox Live. Some of these games look absolutely fantastic.
Ashen, the story of this game sounds fun and the graphics and style look so appealing. This is a title we’ll be expecting to see more of. Ashen is an action role-playing game is about a wanderer in search of a place to call home. There is no sun, and the only natural light comes from eruptions that cover the land in ash. This is a world where nothing lasts, no matter how tightly you cling to it. At its core, Ashen is about forging relationships. Players can guide those they trust to their camp — together, you might just stand a chance.
Super Lucky’s Tale, This is another Xbox One console exclusive. If you missed my review for the first one you can check out my Lucky’s Tale Review here. “Super Lucky’s Tale” is a playground platformer for all ages. Join Lucky, the ever-optimistic, energetic, and lovable hero on his quest to find his inner strength and help his beloved sister rescue the Book of Ages from Jinx. Jinx, the scheming and mysterious villain, is trying to reshape the world…but for what reason? Coming November 7, 2017. Super Lucky’s Tale is a 4K UHD, Xbox One X Enhanced, Xbox Play Anywhere title.
never been seen before title. Actually coming, September 29th, 2017.
Ori and the Will of the Wisps, from the creators of the multi-award winning “Ori and the Blind Forest” comes the highly anticipated sequel: “Ori and the Will of the Wisps.” Embark on an all new adventure to discover the mysteries beyond the forest of Nibel, uncover the hidden truths of those lost, and unravel Ori’s true destiny.