A Deeper Extended Look at the Time-Bending Gameplay of Quantum Break
Time stood still as Remedy Entertainment Creative Director Sam Lake unveiled Quantum Break gameplay in action for the first time live at gamescom 2014. Today, Sam and the team return to showcase the time amplified gameplay with a full and extended version of the demo featuring new, unreleased gameplay. The Quantum Break video provides a walkthrough of the game, highlighting its rich storyline and action-packed time amplification features: Listen in as Sam paints the picture of the bridge scene where our hero Jack Joyce must sneak past Monarch eyes in order to rendezvous with Quantum Break’s other lead character Beth Wilder.
Pre-Download Assassin’s Creed Unity Now on Xbox One
Today, you can prepare to travel back in time to Paris to experience the French Revolution like never before by pre-ordering and pre-downloading Assassin’s Creed Unity on Xbox One. Help shape a new future for France and change your fate, using your stealth and specialized skills. Launching worldwide beginning on Nov. 11, Assassin’s Creed Unity takes you on an extraordinary journey to expose the true powers behind the Revolution. Are you ready?
To celebrate the launch of the game, the following Assassin’s Creed Unity game bundles are available for pre-order globally, starting today, through the Xbox Store on the console or online at store.xbox.com:
Xbox One Pre-Order Edition, available today for $59.99, includes the standard game, plus the Chemical Revolution Mission add-on content.
Xbox One Gold Pre-Order Edition, available today for $89.99, includes the standard game, plus the Chemical Revolution Mission add-on content and Season Pass.
Sunset Overdrive Launch Trailer and “Week of Explosions” Ignite the Awesomepocalypse
BOOM. Are you ready? The Awesomepocalypse is nigh and the mutant-infested open world of Sunset Overdrive is almost here, with hyper-agility, over-the-top weaponry and factions to boot. Xbox and Insomniac Games invite you to dive in deep with a launch trailer that was released today, giving fans a final sneak peek at the game that rewrites the rules of traditional shooters and delivers an explosive, irreverent, stylish, and totally unique adventure exclusively to Xbox One starting Oct. 28. Eager to whet your appetite with more explosive Sunset Overdrive videos? Stop, drop and scroll down for a video and full details on the “Week of Explosions” kicking off today. Have you ever seen a crazy explosion in a video game and thought, “wouldn’t it be cool to see that in real life?”
Xbox One November System Update: New TV, Personalization and SmartGlass Features Now in Preview
We’re bringing you new and exciting ways to watch TV and interact with the Xbox Live gaming community in this month’s Xbox One system update preview. Today, we will begin rolling out a ton of new features to members of the Xbox One preview program. We’ve got the full breakdown of features listed for you right here. Show Who You Are – Some of the most requested features being released this month include the ability to customize your Xbox One background and showcase and share some of your favorite achievements and game clips.
Show Who You Are – Some of the most requested features being released this month include the ability to customize your Xbox One background and showcase and share some of your favorite achievements and game clips.
Custom Backgrounds – The #1 fan-requested feature is making its initial debut for preview members. For the first time, each account on your Xbox One can have a customized background. You can choose a custom color or achievement art as your background on Xbox One, with more customization options coming down the road.
Gamer Profile – You can now share your location and bio as part of your profile. You can set these options on your Xbox One console and use Xbox One SmartGlass to browse to other people’s profiles and check out their showcase items. Additionally, you can now select a set of showcase items that are displayed when other gamers look at your profile on an Xbox One console. You can use Xbox One SmartGlass or Xbox One console to add or remove up to six game clips or achievements that will be displayed in a carousel format.
Tweet about your Favorite Game Clips – You can now share your favorite Xbox One game clips with your followers on Twitter. Use the Share button on any game clip you have created and select Twitter to compose the Tweet.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Now Available for Pre-order and Pre-download
Thirteen years ago, Xbox made gaming history with the release of Halo: Combat Evolved. Then, ten years ago, Halo 2 changed the face of gaming forever. To date, more than 60 million copies of Halo games have been sold worldwide, driving over 6 billion hours of gameplay by fans connected to Xbox Live. Now, on November 11, the seminal first-person shooter saga gets the deluxe Xbox One treatment with the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Celebrating three generations of the franchise and giving both new and longtime Halo fans the chance to experience all of the action on one consoles, this will kick off a new era in the Halo universe.