While the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase 2022 was held two days ago, the two industry players returned this Tuesday, June 14 to offer us extra time with a new conference in Extended mode. Here is the summary of this surprising evening.
Xbox Games Showcase Extended: The announcements you shouldn’t miss
The show had only just started for a few moments when Xbox dropped its first big cartridge. Real cardboard since its arrival on PC in February 2021, Valheim preparing for his arrival in the PC Game Pass, during the fall, but not only. The hit game Iron Gate will land in spring 2023 on Xbox consoles, with day one integration into the Xbox Game Pass as well as in the Xbox Cloud Gaming.
STALKER 2: Heart of Chornobyl
The Xbox Games Showcase Extended was also an opportunity to see STALKER 2: Heart of Chornobyl with a video. revealing the first minutes of the game. Expected release for 2023, with day one availability in the Xbox Game Passthe PC Game Pass and the Xbox Cloud Gaming.
Forza Horizon 5 – Hot Wheels
One of Xbox’s flagship licenses offered us new images of its Hot Wheels DLC with a great gameplay phase. Expected for July 19, 2022 on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and PC, this DLC will offer, among other things, 4 new Hot Wheels vehicles as well as new creation tools for your races.
The event was an opportunity for Mojang to talk about Minecraft Legends, the studio’s next title mixing action and strategy. Unfortunately, no unpublished images to put in their mouths, but only words from developers.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
The famous Texas Chain Saw license will soon return with the episode The Texas Chain Saw Massacre which will arrive in 2023 on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and PC via Steam. Significant bonus, the game will be available day one in the Xbox Game Pass and the PC Game Pass.
24 Entertainment’s Battle Royale, playable on a map with 60 players, was once again shown, this time with a gameplay video highlighting the strategic aspect of the title, as well as the degree of customization that will be given to the game. customization of each character. Available from June 22 on Xbox Series X|S, the title will also be part of the Xbox Game Pass, PC Game Pass and the Xbox Cloud Gaming. A release on Xbox One will take place a little later.
Slime Rancher 2
As Dusk Falls
While its launch on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S is scheduled for June 21, Fall Guys decided to treat itself to a crossover with Halo. A video broadcast during the Xbox Games Showcase Extended allowed us to learn that dedicated content would be available from June 30 for the start of the event ” Spartan Showdown. “.
Ara: History Untold
The Oxide Games studio has given us more details about its new creation Ara: History Untold. Creation of the world in which the player evolves and consequence of the many choices made by the latter during his game are the central subjects of this dedicated video.
The doors leading to the backstage of Penance were opened to us during the Xbox Games Showcase Extended. Josh Sawyer, Senior Design Director at Obsidian, and Hannah Kennedy, Art Director, take you behind the scenes of their 16th century narrative RPG.
Very present during the Xbox Games Showcase Extended, Obsidian also told us about Grounded. His scenario as well as his boss fight against a praying mantis are narrated to us by Adam Brennecke and Aarik Dorobiala. The end of early access is scheduled for September 2022.
The program dedicated to independent games has also remembered our good memories with a trailer highlighting all future projects to come.
A title that made a very good impression last Sunday came to the fore again. The developers of High On Life took advantage of this evening to explain what to expect from the game and make us want to take control of these very special weapons.