Microsoft E3 2017 Highlights!

Some Highlights from the Microsoft E3 2017 Conference!

Xbox One X (Project Scorpio official name)– The smallest Xbox One system ever. Microsoft announces an even smaller more powerful Xbox One console.

Forza Motorsport 7 Announced. “A Flagship supercar makes its debut the 2018 Porsche 911 GTQRS.” Forza Motorsport 7 runs on native 4k 60Fps on the new Xbox One X. Day/night cycles and even weather patterns are now in the game. Also available for Windows 10. Available October 3, 2017. 

– 22 new Console Exclusive games join the Xbox One lineup.

Metro Exodus Announced.

Assassin’s Creed Origins Announced. Native 4K support for Xbox One X. Available October 27, 2017. 

Player Unknown: Battlegrounds exclusive to Xbox One, Updated later for Xbox One X 4K enhancements. Available late 2017.

Deep Rock Galactic announced as Xbox Exclusive

State of Decay 2 announced as an Xbox “play anywhere title” for Xbox One and Windows 10. Available spring 2018

The Darwin Project Announced as Xbox One X Launch Exclusive. Includes Mixer support.

Minecraft will be able to be played cross console with anyone. PC, Vr, Nintendo Switch, PS4 among others. 4K update coming Fall 2017.

Dragonball FighterZ Xbox One X enhanced. – Available early 2018

Black Desert Announced as Xbox One Exclusive. (MMORPG)

The Last Night announced as Xbox Exclusive

The Artful Escape- Announced as Xbox One Exclusive

Code Vein announced as Xbox One Exclusive- Coming 2018

Sea Of Thieves announced as Xbox One & Windows 10 exclusive. “Play Anywhere title”, 4K support. Coming Early 2018

Tacoma Xbox and Windows 10 exclusive. Available August 2, 2017

Super Lucky’s Tale announced for Xbox One and Windows 10.

Cuphead exclusive to Xbox One and Windows 10.

– Crackdown 3 announced as exclusive to Xbox One and Windows 10 with 4k Support. Available November 7, 2017

Even More Games

-Osiris, Unruly Heroes, Battlerite, Surviving Mars, Observer, RoboCraft, Dunk Lords, Minion Masters, Brawlout, OOblets, Dark and Light, Strange Brigade, Riverbond, HelloNeighbor, EclusiveShift, Conan Exiles announced Exclusive. Via iD @Xbox program.

Ashen announced as Xbox and Windows 10 Exclusive 4K support.

 Life is Strange: Before the Storm announced, Enhanced for Xbox One X

Middle Earth: Shadow of War announced for Xbox One and Windows 10. Available October 10, 2017

 Ori and the Will of Wisps exclusive to Xbox One and Windows 10.

Specific original Xbox games will soon be playable on the Xbox One via the backward compatibility program. Will launch later this year. 

Anthem coming to Xbox One and Windows 10 in 2018.


What did you think of the Microsoft E3 Press Conference this year? Any titles you’re really interested in? Any major surprises? Let us know in the comments

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