Missed The Game Awards? This is What You Need to Know from Xbox
In case you missed it, Xbox shared some news at The Game Awards last Friday for “Crackdown 3,” “Forza Horizon 4,” Xbox Game Pass and the ID@Xbox Winter of Arcade!
Winter of Arcade: A re-launch of our beloved Summer of Arcade promotion and to celebrate some highly anticipated games from independent developers coming out, we’re excited to announce the ID@Xbox Winter of Arcade! Through this promotion, fans will get a $5 gift card for each ID@Xbox title purchased through the Microsoft Store or Xbox.com, after the first one, up to $40 if all nine games are purchased. In addition to savings galore, we’re excited to announce that ID@Xbox Winter of Arcade will also feature four games that will or have launched day-and-date into Xbox Game Pass: “Below,” “Ashen,” “Mutant Year Zero” and “Kingdom Two Crowns.” For more information on Winter of Arcade and titles included in this promotion, check out Xbox Wire.
“Forza Horizon 4”: Travel to Fortune Island in the first expansion to the critically acclaimed open-world racing game and experience the most treacherous Forza Horizon expansion yet. With extreme terrain, perilous weather conditions such as atmospheric storms and the Aurora Borealis, a brand new Horizon treasure hunt and a host of new driving challenges, Fortune Island cranks the “Forza Horizon 4” experience to 11. “Fortune Island releases worldwide on December 13 at no cost for players who own the Forza Horizon 4 Ultimate Edition, the Forza Horizon 4 Expansions Bundle or the Forza Horizon 4 Ultimate Add-Ons Bundle. Xbox Game Pass subscribers are eligible for 10% off a standalone purchase of Fortune Island or 10% off each bundle. For more information about “Forza Horizon 4 Fortune Island,” head to Xbox Wire.
Xbox Game Pass:Microsoft announced several new titles will become available to Xbox Game Pass members beginning today, including “Ashen,” “Mortal Kombat X,” “PES19” and “Spintires: Mudrunner.” Additionally, “Kingdom Two Crowns” will be available beginning December 11, “Below” will be available beginning December 14, “Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice” will become available beginning December 17 and “Ori and the Blind Forest” and “Shadow Warrior 2” available on December 20. For more information on today’s Xbox Game Pass news, head to Xbox Wire.
“Crackdown 3”: Commander Jaxon continues to challenge his real-life counterpart, Terry Crews, to step it up in a brand-new video for “Crackdown 3,” available February 15 with Xbox Game Pass and globally on Xbox One and Windows 10. Head to YouTube for the official video, and for more information on “Crackdown 3,” be sure to stay tuned to Xbox Wire.
“Devil May Cry 5” Demo Now Available Exclusively on Xbox One: Today, Xbox fans can experience one of the most over-the-top action experiences of this generation with the demo right now only on Xbox One. In this action-packed sample of the craziness of “Devil May Cry 5,” you play as Nero, our hero on a mission to figure out what’s going down in Redgrave City. For more details, check out Xbox Wire.