Xbox showcases are events organized by Microsoft to unveil and showcase new games, hardware, and updates for the Xbox gaming platform. At Xbox Games Showcase 2023, Xbox has brought a ton of games to give us bright idea for what to expect on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox Game Pass and PC for the rest of this year and beyond.
- 1 Xbox Showcase 2023 Games List
- 1.1 Fable by Playground Games
- 1.2 Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty
- 1.3 Avowed
- 1.4 1TB Xbox Series S
- 1.5 Starfield
- 1.6 South of Midnight by Compulsion Games
- 1.7 Star Wars Outlaws by Ubisoft
- 1.8 Forza Motorsport
- 1.9 Clockwork Revolution by inXile
- 1.10 Metaphor Re Fantazio by Creators of Persona
- 1.11 33 Immortals
- 1.12 Payday 3
- 1.13 Persona 3 Reload
- 1.14 Persona 5 Tactica
- 1.15 Sea of Thieves
- 1.16 Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024
- 1.17 Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2
- 1.18 Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth
- 1.19 Fallout 76 Atlantic City Expansion
- 1.20 Path of the Goddess by Capcom
- 1.21 Towerborne by Banner Saga
- 1.22 Still Wakes the Deep
- 1.23 Dungeons of Hinterberg
- 1.24 The Elder Scrolls Online Necrom: Shadow Over Morrowind Trailer
- 1.25 Cities Skylines 2
- 1.26 Climbing Game Jusant by Dontnod
It involves 1st proper looking at Playground Games’ Fable, a release date for Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty, a surprise reveal like inXile’s Clockwork, among others. Here is a roundup featuring some of the biggest games and announcements from the show, as well as a bit more information on the upcoming titles and some release dates.
Xbox Showcase 2023 Games List
Now take a look at everything announced regarding new games, featured updates at Xbox showcase event 2023.
Fable by Playground Games
Xbox started the show with proper look at Playground Games’ upcoming Fable reboot. The IT Crowd’s Richard Ayoade played a starring role in the trailer as narrator, maintaining the cheeky humor the series is known for. We don’t know when the game is coming out, but Xbox did confirm that it’s coming to Game Pass on day one. Playground Games is a British video game developer based in Leamington Spa, England. The studio was founded in 2010 and is known for developing the Forza Horizon series, which is an open-world racing game franchise. The first Forza Horizon game was released in 2012, and it was followed by Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 3, and Forza Horizon 4.
In addition to the Forza Horizon series, Playground Games is currently working on a highly anticipated project called Fable, which is a reboot of the popular Fable RPG franchise. This new installment is being developed for Xbox Series X|S and PC and aims to revitalize the beloved fantasy RPG series with a new open-world experience. Playground Games has gained a reputation for creating visually stunning and immersive open-world environments, as well as delivering enjoyable and accessible gameplay experiences. The studio has become a key part of Microsoft’s first-party game development lineup and is known for its high-quality craftsmanship in the racing genre and beyond.
Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty
Phantom Liberty, the big Cyberpunk 2077 story expansion, is coming on 26 September 2023. A big trailer for the Phantom Liberty game, showing off the return of Keanu Reeves and the introduction of Idris Elba has been released. The missions in this game will take players to an entirely new area of Night City.
Our next game in Xbox Showcase 2023 Games List is the Obsidian’s long-awaited fantasy RPG Avowed. It is announced during the Xbox showcase 2023 event that Avowed would be released in next year, i.e in 2024. However, caves, spiders, bears, spellcasting, sword combat, and a ton of other fantasy elements were shown in a video at the xbox showcase event. The game is coming to Game Pass on Xbox Series X|S sometime in 2024.
1TB Xbox Series S
Xbox head Phil Spencer revealed the new 1TB Xbox Series S, which comes in black and is launching on September 1. Spencer said Xbox is responding to complaints that the Series S didn’t have enough storage with this new model. It will retail for $349, which is $50 more than the 512GB Xbox Series S. Xbox Series S – 1TB available 9/1, You can pre-order now.
Starfield gets a new trailer ahead of Direct at Xbox showcase 2023 event. In dedicated direct, we got a much longer look at Starfield but Xbox included a trailer for the game in the proper showcase. It included plenty of establishing shots of planets, ships, wildlife and a lot more to unpack.
South of Midnight by Compulsion Games
Compulsion Games is a video game development studio based in Montreal, Canada. The studio was founded in 2009 and has gained recognition for its unique and atmospheric game experiences. Their most notable title is “We Happy Few,” a dystopian action-adventure game set in an alternative 1960s England. Players take on the role of characters trying to escape a retro-futuristic society where citizens are required to take mind-altering drugs to maintain their happiness. The game combines elements of survival, stealth, and exploration, with a focus on narrative-driven gameplay.
“We Happy Few” began as an early access title in 2016 and was fully released in 2018 for various platforms, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The game received mixed reviews from critics and players, with praise for its unique setting and atmosphere but criticism for its gameplay mechanics and technical issues. Since the release of “We Happy Few,” there haven’t been any new game announcements from Compulsion Games. However, the studio remains active and is now working on a new project namely “South of Midnight”.
The South of Midnight game is coming to Xbox Series X|S on Game Pass, as well as PC via Steam. The teaser trailer for this game revelead at Xbox Showcase 2023 which showed a mysterious character playing guitar on the river, while the main character Hazel is looking for a monster with teeth like knives.
Star Wars Outlaws by Ubisoft
Ubisoft’s Star Wars Outlaws is coming in the year 2024. The trailer shows a lot of familiar Star Wars iconography, including cantinas, a Rancor, Stormtroopers, and more. Also, there’s an adorable animal companion that looks tailor-made for Star Wars toys. The game is coming to Xbox Series X|S in 2024, and it’s set to be open world.
Forza Motorsport is coming on 10 October 2023 which is a followup to 2017’s Forza Motorsport 7. A new trailer that showed off the gorgeous next-gen visuals has been released, so it is included in our Xbox Showcase 2023 Games List.
Clockwork Revolution by inXile
The main show ended with a look at Clockwork Revolution, a new game from inXile coming “in due time”. It appears to be a first-person shooter with a steampunk theme, and there were hints of time manipulation mechanics. It’s coming to Game Pass on day one.
Metaphor Re Fantazio by Creators of Persona
Metaphor Re Fantazio is a new RPG from the creators of Persona 3, 4, and 5. The game looks to retain a lot of Persona’s style, but with a totally new world. It’s coming sometime in 2024.
Thunder Lotus, the studio behind Spritfarer, revealed a new raid-focused action game called 33 Immortals. Spiritfarer Studio’s new co-op action game maintains the gorgeous hand-drawn visuals of Spritfarer, and the game supports up to 33 players at once. It’s coming to Xbox Game Pass sometime next year.
Payday Gameplay and release date revealed. We got a brand new look at Payday 3 gameplay, showing all the bank heist antics you would expect. We saw a car chase, rooftop gunfights, and plenty of tools and contraptions to help players get their pay day. The game is coming to Game Pass on Xbox Series X|S on September 21.
Persona 3 Reload
After multiple leaks, Persona 3 Reload is finally real, and it’s coming in early 2024 to Xbox Game Pass. The gameplay showed our first look at the remake, which appears to bring Persona 3 in line with Persona 5 from a gameplay and visual standpoint.
Persona 5 Tactica
Another game that Atlus accidentally leaked early, Persona 5 Tactica was officially announced at the Xbox Games Showcase. The game is a Fire Emblem-style tactics take on the world of Persona 5, featuring a new chibi art style. The game is coming to Game Pass on November 17.
Sea of Thieves
A match made in heaven, Monkey Island characters are coming to Sea of Thieves. The pirate crossover is a perfect fit, as the trailer gave us a look at classic Monkey Island characters in 3D. The crossover is coming on July 20.
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024
We got a new look at Flight Simulator 2024, which adds a ton of updates and improvements to Flight Simulator. Plus, the current Microsoft Flight Simulator is getting a Dune crossover which brings the iconic thopter to Flight Simulator on November 3.
Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2
A release window for Hellblade 2 is revealed, which is coming sometime next year on Xbox Series X|S and PC. Plus, a brand new trailer for the sequel, which once again showcased the impressive next-gen visuals.
Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth
As a followup to Yakuza: Like a Dragon has been officially revealed at Xbox Showcase 2023. In the new Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth, Ichiban wash up on the shore of Hawaii… Fully nude. The game is coming to Xbox and Windows early next year.
Fallout 76 Atlantic City Expansion
Fallout 76’s new expansion is called Atlantic City, and it’s coming soon.
Path of the Goddess by Capcom
Capcom revealed a brand new game called Path of the Goddess, an action-focused game with horror themes and a colorful aesthetic.
Towerborne is coming from the creators of the Banner Saga trilogy, and it’s a co-op adventure in an “ever-changing world”. It has a brighter more colorful world than Banner Saga, and it’s coming to Xbox Game Pass sometime in 2024.
Still Wakes the Deep
Still Wakes the Deep showed a short teaser trailer about exploring an abandoned oil rig. The game is coming to Game Pass on day one early next year.
Dungeons of Hinterberg
Dungeons of Hinterberg was revealed at the showcase, and it had a gorgeous, cel-shaded painterly art style. We saw exploration, fast-paced combat, minecarts, towns, pastures, and a lot more varied environments. The game is coming to Game Pass sometime in early 2024.
The Elder Scrolls Online Necrom: Shadow Over Morrowind Trailer
We got a new trailer for The Elder Scrolls Online’s newest expansion, and fans don’t have much longer to wait. Necrom is coming to ESO on June 20.
Cities Skylines 2
The Cities Skylines sequel got an October 24 release date, and we learned it’s coming to Game Pass.
Climbing Game Jusant by Dontnod
Jusant, a game coming from Dontnod, will hit Game Pass this Fall. The game has a gorgeous colorful art style and a focus on scaling cliffs.
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