gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream: All news summarized.
As part of the gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream, Xbox will be providing updates on titles from Xbox Game Studios and other partners, as well as gameplay insights into the games coming to Xbox Game Pass later this year. Exciting glimpses of Forza Horizon 5, Age of Empires IV, Cloud Gaming, Microsoft Flight Simulator and much more await you.
An overview of the gamescom 2021 Xbox Steam announcements
Below is a roundup of show highlights, title updates, and new games in Xbox Game Pass. For more details on the show, check out the full article on Xbox Wire DACH.
Forza Horizon 5: Playground Games introduces the 8-minute opening sequence of Forza Horizon 5 and reveals the two new cover cars: the Mercedes-AMG ONE and the 2021 Ford Bronco Badlands.
Age of Empires IV: In the new storytelling feature Hands on History, experts from all over the world share anecdotes about life in bygone eras. 28 unlockable video documentaries at various historical locations around the world await players.
cloud gaming: Cloud Gaming as part of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate is coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles later this year. It doesn’t matter whether you accept a spontaneous multiplayer invitation from your friends or save yourself the tedious installation time of your next game – cloud gaming on console makes it possible.
Microsoft Flight Simulator: The World Update VI will be released on September 7th and will give Germany, Austria and Switzerland an unprecedented wealth of detail. In addition, the historic German aircraft JU-52 and the first helicopter in the game await you in the future: the VoloCity Air Taxi. In close cooperation with the RARA (Reno Air Association), you can experience the famous STIHL National Championship Air Races directly in the Microsoft Flight Simulator for the first time.
Sea of Thieves: As a Sea of Thieves fan, you’re excited for the new Mayhem ship set, a crossover gem inspired by Gearbox Software.
State of Decay 2: The Homecoming update takes you back to the original map of the first State of Decay. On September 1st, the completely revised version of the iconic map will be released as an open world version for State of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition.
waste land 3: Cult of the Holy Detonation is the second and final expansion for Wasteland 3. New characters, challenging battles and powerful weapons and armor await you.
Dying Light 2: As part of the stream, the developers at Techland will present the game’s extensive weapon modification system. In addition, you will get insights into the new parkour skills and fresh equipment.
Crusader Kings III: Crusader Kings III is coming to Xbox Series X|S later this year. Rewrite history and create your own dynasty of living and breathing characters in this strategy title from Paradox Interactive.
Humble Games: New indie titles from Humble Games will land on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox Game Pass on the day of their release.
Stray Blade: 505 Games and Point Black Games release 2022 Stray Blade on Xbox Series X|S. The title blends Metroidvania elements with intense and responsive combat.
the gunk: The Gunk is the team’s first 3D project in the SteamWorld series, coming to Xbox consoles with Smart Delivery in December 2021. In the title you experience exciting explorations in an exotic science fiction atmosphere and face a gripping, cinematic storyline.