Just Cause 4 Up to Xbox Pass Free Games!
Hey, look anyone who has console Xbox? Well, for you Xbox gamers, you must have watched the event livestream X018 yesterday in Mexico City.
There are a lot of surprises brought by Microsoft. Phil Spencer himself as Xbox Chief has conveyed his agenda in “Xbox’s mission to bring gaming to everyone.”
For those of you who don’t know, X018 is an Xbox celebration event that gives a lot news, first looksand surprise aimed at the Xbox community.
This event is the 4th event of Xbox FanFest and more than 10,000 people gathered here to watch the update tech and gaming on Xbox.
Lineup X018 itself features a wide range of games ranging from Crackdown 3, Just Cause 4, Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, and much more. Here’s the full X018 review:
Obsidian and inXile join Microsoft Studios
Microsoft Studios acquires game studio Obsidian Entertainment and inXile Entertainment. Obsidian Entertainment itself is famous for their RPG games such as Fallout: New Vegas, South Park: The Stick of Truthand Pillars of Eternity.
Meanwhile, inXile Entertainment is the figure behind RPG games like Wasteland 2, Torment: Tides of Numeneraand Bard’s Tale IV.
Second game studio will continue to operate independently in developing IP (Intellectual Property) they are under the auspices of Microsoft Studios.
This is one of the surprising news after previously Microsoft Studios managed to hook five game studio at the last E3 2022 event.
It seems, Microsoft is really going to seriously enrich the ammunition exclusive games them in the face of their eternal rival, Sony.
Mouse and keyboard support on Xbox One
This rumor that has always been talked about has finally come true. You will be able to play the game on Xbox One using mouse and keyboard.
Fortnite became one of the first game titles to support this system. Followed by Warframes as the first FPS.
Then, there Bomber Crew, Deep Rock Galactic, Strange Brigade, Vermintide 2, War Thunder, and X-Morph Defense. Whereas, Children of Morta DayZ Minion Master Moonlighter Vigor Warfaceand Wargroove will also be added to the support list soon.
Razer will be the only one partner to create this support tool. duhhope it’s not expensive!
Crackdown 3 offers PvP mode
Good to see you again Commander Jackson which will take you into the future world of the game Crackdown 3. Crackdown 3 will have multiplayer mode by the name Wrecking Zone you will battle with other players 5 vs 5.
As the name implies, in this mode you can destroy all kinds obstacle starting from roads, buildings, glass, and others. Now, Crackdown 3 It will be released on February 15, 2022 and will be available on Xbox Game Pass, Xbox One, and Windows 10 titles.
Xbox Game Pass gets tons of new game titles
If the PlayStation 4 has PlayStation Now, the Xbox One has an Xbox Game Pass which allows you to subscribe to a game every month and play it for free.
Now, the Xbox Game Pass app is available for download on iOS and Android so you can download games directly from your smartphone and play them on Xbox One when the download is complete.
Several new game titles are also coming to the Xbox Game Pass catalog starting on PClayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), Thief of Thieves, Agents of Mayhem, MXGP3, Thomas Was Alone, Ori and the Blind Forest, Kingdom Two Crowns and Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice.
Not to be missed, several indie games from ID@Xbox will also enliven your game library such as Aftercharge, Supermarket Shriek, Mutant Year Zero, Pathologic 2, The Good Life, Void Bastards, and secret neighbors.
Big discount on Black Friday
As usual, the end of the year will be covered with discounts. Xbox Black Friday this time is pretty crazy where you can subscribe to Xbox Game Pass for the first month for just $1 from November 10, 2022 – January 3, 2022 and Xbox Live Gold for $1 from November 15-30 2022.
Some game titles that will get discounts are Forza Horizon 4, Forza Motorsport 7, State of Decay 2, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Sea of Thieves, Super Lucky’s Tale, Disneyland Adventures, Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure, and Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection.
Forza Horizon 4 will have expansion first
Absorbed, expansion first for Forza Horizon 4 will come with the name Fortune Island which will be released on December 13 next. You will be challenged to race in the remote northern part of the British Isles with extreme conditions such as thunderstorms.
Minecraft breaks records (again!)
Fortnite may be the most popular game now but the hegemony of the game with the most players in the world is still held by Minecraft. Helen Chiang, Head of Minecraft said that Minecraft reached monthly active players of 91 million players.
Minecraft Marketplace also growing where you can buy world content Minecraft created by the creators. Minecraft next month will present new animal characters, namely Cat and Panda.
Sea of Thieves will have competitive mode similar battle royale
Sea of Thieves will give free update content fifth for free with the name The Arena early 2022. The Arena is competitive mode look like battle royale where you have to race against other players to find treasure chests. Who’s fast, he’s rich! Haha.
State of Decay 2 arrival free content updates Zedhunter
Zedhunter will introduce a new weapon, namely crossbow. Besides that, Zedhunter will also offer updates on weapons melee and close-combat, survivor core skill specialization, survivor quirk skilland plague consumables. This content will be included in new missions that will be present in each location with the name Mysterious Broadcast.
Tornado at Just Cause 4
Series Just Cause this time it was developed with a new version of Avalanche’s Apex engine. This new technology allows adding physics gamesnamely the effects of extreme weather such as blizzards, sandstorms, and tornadoes.
Your mission will not be as easy to complete as usual because there is one more challenge that can change the course of the game, namely the natural weather.
Some of the games that get the next lineup are Void Bastards coming to Xbox Game Pass, Battlefield V which was released last November 20, Devil May Cry 5 which has practice mode named The Voidthe presence of a new character Dragon Ball in Jump Force and Winnie the Pooh in Kingdom Hearts III.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider will also get its new DLC with the name The Forge, Xbox Adaptive Controller will also be launched in early 2022.
That’s the full review of the Xbox X018. How, what caught your attention? If I Zedhunter in State of Decay 2.