Speed through October with the Logitech G Car Pack, Now Available for Forza Motorsport 6
Since September, gamers have been conquering the pavement in Forza Motorsport 6, the most beautiful and comprehensive racing game of this generation. If you haven’t had a chance to play the game, now is a great time to jump in with race fans from all over the world. As we head into another great month of racing, we’re excited to announce that beginning today, the Logitech G Car Pack is available as the next great add-on pack for Forza Motorsport 6. With seven incredible cars that have each carved their own place in motorsport history, the pack offers a new way to enjoy the best racing experience on Xbox One.
Get the Ultimate Fallout Experience Coming Exclusively on Xbox One this November
Today marks day five in a week full of bundles, where we showed you how we’re delivering more Xbox One options and value this holiday.
And today, we’re thrilled to give fans the opportunity to “welcome home” the ultimate Fallout experience, with the Xbox One Fallout 4 Bundle, featuring a 1TB hard drive, the critically-acclaimed Fallout 4, and a full-game download of Fallout 3. Experience the next generation of open-world gaming from Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Fallout 3 and Skyrim. Play and store more games than ever, including Fallout 3 and other Xbox 360 games, with the 1TB hard drive and Xbox One Backward Compatibility. And don’t forget, Fallout 4 players will be able to play PC mods free, first on Xbox One.
Imagine the Future of Football to Win $50,000 and a Trip to Super Bowl 50
At Microsoft, we have a goal to empower every human being on the planet to achieve more. That simple philosophy shines through in everything we do, including our current partnership with the NFL. Whether you’re just a casual football fan or have a dozen Fantasy Football teams, you’ve probably seen some of the exciting new work being done this season with our partners at the NFL – from Surfaces on the Sidelines to Next Gen Stats on Xbox One and Windows 10. Together with the NFL, we’re making the game faster, smarter and more data-driven, and we believe it’s just the beginning of what’s possible when technology is introduced to the game in smart new ways. That’s why, as the NFL celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, Microsoft is proud to unveil today the first ever Imagine Bowl, which encourages fans to dream of the next 50 years of the sport. Three lucky finalists will be hopping on a plane to join us at Super Bowl 50 and one – the grand prize winner -- will collect a cool $50,000.
Step into the World of Emmet with the Xbox One The LEGO Movie Videogame Bundle
We’re continuing to build (pardon the pun) upon our holiday offerings for Xbox One with the addition of the Xbox One The LEGO Movie Videogame bundle.
Get the ultimate LEGO building experience featuring an Xbox One 500GB console and Xbox One The LEGO® Movie Videogame where you can play with a delightful and surprising mix of over 90 characters from the film, including Batman, Superman, the Green Ninja, Gandalf, and more.
The Xbox One The LEGO Movie Videogame bundle will be available in October for $349 USD. Check with your local retailer, including Microsoft stores, for details today. The bundle will be available in Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, New Zealand, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey and the U.S.
With the greatest games lineup in Xbox history and an Xbox One bundle
Project Spark Transitions into Free Incubation Engine Next Week
On October 5, Project Spark will transition from its microtransaction model to a free and open creation engine. This will automatically unlock previously paid downloadable content for new and existing Project Spark users. Microsoft will pivot from producing DLC and active feature development to encouraging more user generated content and opening the Project Spark experience. “Project Spark’s goal has always been to empower creativity. We’ve been an incubation engine for ideas from epic to artistic and we plan to continue doing so,” said Rahul Sandil, Head of Project Spark Acquisition/Engagement. “Project Spark inspires and empowers over 200,000 creators who have shared tens of millions of custom objects, behaviors and experiences. Every day we see anywhere between 300 and 400 new games being uploaded on our platform. Our support of these creators and our communications with them will continue in an open, free and collaborative environment.”
World Premiere of Halo 5: Guardians Launch Television Commercial
Are you ready for Halo 5: Guardians? In anticipation of next month’s launch, the all-new Halo 5: Guardians television commercial debuted tonight on NBC Sunday Night Football. Check it out above and explore what people are saying about Halo 5: Guardians. Halo 5: Guardians launches worldwide on October 27, only on Xbox One. Pre-order the game at www.xbox.com/halo, and be sure to stay tuned to Xbox Wire and Halo Waypoint for the latest updates.
Fight the Dark Side Starting on October 8 in Star Wars Battlefront’s Open Beta
From October 8 to October 12, Xbox One and Windows PC gamers are invited to participate in the Star Wars Battlefront open beta, for a glimpse at what you’ll be in store for when the game launches on November 17. Star Wars Battlefront gives you the chance to jump into the epic battles of the Star Wars saga as Rebels or Imperials, and includes never-before-seen locations that will make their big-screen debut in this December’s “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” The Battlefront beta includes three missions, on three iconic Star Wars planets. Walker Assault on Hoth is a massive 40-player battle, pitting Imperial AT-AT Walkers against a fleet of Rebel Y-wings. Drop Zone on Sullust is an eight-on-eight battle for control, as you rush to take possession of crashing escape pods.