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The Biggest Announcements from the 2023 Xbox Games Showcase and Starfield Direct Double Feature

Living up to its name, the 2023 Xbox Games Showcase and Starfield Direct Double Feature served as a showcase of all the hottest titles coming to Xbox, PC, and Xbox Game Pass. Catch up on the highlights with our recap post – no multi-page clickthrough required.

The Biggest Announcements from the 2023 Xbox Games Showcase and Starfield Direct Double Feature

Fable – Xbox Games Showcase

Set in the fairytale land of Albion, every choice players make in the new Fable will change things forever.

South of Midnight – Announce Trailer

Set in the deep south, Compulsion Games’ South of Midnight is a fantastical and macabre third-person action-adventure.

Star Wars Outlaws: Official World Premiere Trailer

The first-ever open-world Star Wars game, Star Wars Outlaws will launch in 2024.

33 Immortals – Announcement Trailer

33 Immortals is a co-op action-roguelike for 33 players that features “pick-up and raid” matchmaking. It will launch in 2024.

Payday 3 – Gameplay Reveal

PAYDAY 3 will have players stepping out of retirement back into the life of crime in the shoes of the Payday Gang in this co-op FPS experience.

Persona 3 Reload — Announcement Trailer

Atlus West’s Persona 3 Reload will come to PC and consoles in early 2024.

Avowed – Official Gameplay Trailer

Players will explore a mysterious island known as the Living Lands when Avowed comes out in 2024.

Sea of Thieves: The Legend of Monkey Island – Announcement Trailer

Sea of Thieves: The Legend of Monkey Island will feature three Tall Tales from the Monkey Island series when this free update begins July 20.

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024 – Announce Trailer – 4K

Coming in 2024 for the PC and Xbox Series X|S, Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024 is being designed as the next generation of the series.

Microsoft Flight Simulator – Dune Expansion Announce Trailer – 4K

In partnership with Legendary and Warner Bros. Entertainment, Microsoft Flight Simulator will feature a detailed House Atreides Ornithopter.

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II – The Senua Trailer

Captured on the Xbox Series X, the next chapter of Senua’s saga made an appearance with Ninja Theory’s Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II.

Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth Reveal Trailer

The latest chapter in the Like a Dragon series, Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth will arrive in early 2024.

Fallout 76 – Answer the Call of Vault 76

Players discovered how they can answer the call of Vault 76 with the latest trailer for Fallout 76.

Kunitsu-Gami: Path of the Goddess – Announce Trailer

Featuring traditional Japanese aesthetics, a clash between the sprit realm and mortal man will begin with Kunitsu-Gami: Path of the Goddess.

Forza Motorsport – Official Trailer

Forza Motorsport will feature an all-new career mode and more than 500 cars.

The Elder Scrolls Online – Journey to Necrom

The Elder Scrolls Online – Journey to Necrom will let players explore an all-new Telvanni Peninsula and Apocrypha when it launches June 20.

Overwatch 2: Invasion

Overwatch 2: Invasion will feature new maps, new missions, and new ways to play when it launches August 10.

Persona 5 Tactica — Announcement Trailer

Strategy RPG Persona 5 Tactica will feature the Phantom Thieves of Hearts when it launches on November 17.

Jusant – Reveal Trailer

Set to release this fall, Jusant is an action-puzzle climbing game with meditative vibes.

STILL WAKES THE DEEP – Announce Trailer

A first-person narrative horror title from The Chinese Room, Still Wakes the Deep puts players in the shoes of an off-shore oil rig worker that must survive a massive storm.

Dungeons of Hinterberg – Announce Trailer

Set around the Alpine village of Hinterberg, the action-adventure RPG Dungeons of Hinterburg will come out in 2024.

Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty — Official Trailer

Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty will arrive on September 26.

Cities: Skylines II – Pre-Order Trailer

Cities: Skylines II will be available on PC, Gamepass, and Xbox series X|S on October 24.

Metaphor: ReFantazio — Announcement Trailer

Players will fight for the future in Metaphor: ReFantazio when it comes out in 2024.

Towerborne – Announce Trailer

Stoic (Banner Saga)’s Towerborne is an action-adventure game that will let players become the Ace humanity needs to survive. It will launch in 2024, and will be available day one on Xbox Game Pass.

Clockwork Revolution – Official Reveal Trailer

A time-bending steampunk first-person RPG, Clockwork Avalon will task players with traveling back to key moments and altering historical events.

Xbox Series S Carbon Black 1TB SSD – World Premier Announce Trailer

The all-digital Xbox Series S in Carbon Black, featuring a 1TB SSD, will launch on September 1 for an MSRP of $349.

Starfield Official Gameplay Trailer

Starfield will launch exclusively on Xbox Series X|S and PC on September 6.

Source: Press Release, YouTube
Players will be able to join the ASCENDANT Beta Squad and get a first look at the explosive 3v3v3v3 FPS action of the title with the Open Beta that kicks off August 3.
Versusia will make her way to Arc System Works and CyGames’ Granblue Fantasy Versus: Rising on August 20 as part of the Version 1.50 patch.
Set to release in Capcom’s Street Fighter 6 this fall, see Terry Bogard in action with the EVO 2024 trailer for this SouthTown hero.
Announced at EVO 2024 earlier today, the storied fighter Heihachi Mishima will make his way to Arika and Bandai Namco’s TEKKEN 8.

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