On Monday, June 12, live from the Xbox Showcase, Microsoft hosted the first of four episodes of its daily broadcast show from E3, “Xbox Daily: LIVE @ E3.” Julia Hardy and Kate Yeager joined Larry Hryb (Xbox Live’s Major Nelson) and Graeme Boyd (Xbox Live’s AceyBongos) to share some of the biggest news from the show.
With several new reveals, interviews with a variety of developers and creators, giveaways and a few surprises, watch the entirety of this first episode above (or jump to the following segments at timestamps listed below). And don’t forget to tune in to Mixer.com/Xbox tomorrow at 1PM PDT/4 PM EDT to see the team broadcast live from the show floor at the Xbox Booth, featuring more Xbox One X, more giveaways, a live gameplay demo of Crackdown 3, interviews with the team behind Middle-Earth: Shadow of War and much more!
- [33:42] Welcome! – Julia, Larry and Graeme recap the biggest news from Yesterday’s super-sized Xbox E3 Briefing, sharing some of their favorite announcements, highlights and most-anticipated games and features.
- [38:09] Xbox Insider Introduction – Take a look at some of the eclectic personalities recruited to be part of the Xbox Daily: Live @ E3 coverage throughout the week.
- [38:47] Crackdown 3 – Get a closer look at the campaign and learn how “Gangs Bite Back” in Crackdown 3.
- [47:25] Halo Wars 2 – Check out the world reveal of Halo Wars 2’s newest expansion “Awakening the Nightmare,” and learn more about this chapter of the Halo universe with 343 Industries Brian Jarrard, Barry Feathery and Kiki Wolfkill.
- [56:34] Metro: Exodus – Get a look at the latest, breathtaking chapter in the Metro franchise with the trailer for Metro: Exodus.
- [1:01:10] Forza Motorsport 7 – Bill Giese of Turn 10 Studios shows off some of the brand-new features in Forza Motorsport 7 and talks about the partnership with Porsche as well as the impressive weather effects and environments.
- [1:08:35] PC Gamer Event and Age of Empires: Definitive Edition – Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Age of Empires by watching the debut trailer for Age of Empires: Definitive Edition and learn more about how Xbox and Microsoft Studios will continue to bring more world-class IP to Windows 10.
- [1:12:41] Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus – Check out the trailer for the latest installment in the Wolfenstein
- [1:13:19] Interview with Aaron Greenberg – Find out what Aaron Greenberg is most excited about at E3 and learn more about Xbox One X.
- [1:22:11] Ori and the Will of the Wisps – Gennadiy Korol and Thomas Mahler talk to Kate Yeager about the highly anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Ori and the Blind Forest with more details (and plushies) of Ori and the Will of the Wisps.
- [1:25:09] Super Lucky’s Tale – Dan Hurd and Paul Bettner of Playful Corp. join Graeme to talk about the super adorable and candy-colored world of Super Lucky’s Tale.
- [1:30:15] Mixer – Matt Salsamendi and James Boehm talk all things MIXER and how it’s changing the game-streaming industry.
- [1:33:52] Sea of Thieves – Rare’s Joe Neate and Craig Duncan join Julia and Graeme to talk pirates, plunder and the pursuit of booty in Sea of Thieves.
- [1:41:02] Madden NFL 18 – Get an exclusive look at Madden NFL 18’s brand new story mode entitled “Longshot.”
- [1:46:41] Xbox Design Lab – Learn more about how Xbox Design Lab has evolved with new finishes, grips, colors and availability in more European countries, including the United Kingdom, France and Germany today.
- [1:49:02] ID@Xbox – Director of ID@Xbox Chris Charla joins Graeme to talk about some of the fantastic games coming to the program including PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS and The Darwin Project while also shining a spotlight on the Creator’s Program.
- [1:57:52] Interview with Kevin Gammill – Larry sits down with Kevin Gammill to learn more about what developers are able to do with their Xbox One X developer kit.
- [2:04:02] Interview with Albert Penello – Xbox’s Albert Penello joins Larry to talk all things Xbox One X, sharing more details about what the extra ram and graphical power means for developers and fans.
- [2:08:53] The Artful Escape of Francis Vendetti – Check out the psychedelic world of The Artful Escape of Francis Vendetti with the brand-new trailer revealed during the Xbox E3 Briefing.
- [2:09:50] Minecraft – Jens Bergensten and Saxs Persson join Julia to talk about Minecraft’s Super Duper Graphics Pack while also sharing how the “Better Together” update will work.
- [2:15:50] State of Decay 2 – Get your zombie fighting fix and check out the brand-new State of Decay 2
- [2:20:012] Free Stuff and Farewell! – Julia, Kate, Larry and Graeme wrap-up the show, reminding everyone that fans watching on Mixer.com/Xbox can win giveaways during each show, including a new Samsung QLED 4K TV.
We hope you enjoyed the show! Be sure to tune in tomorrow at 1PM PDT/4 PM EDT for the next episode of Xbox Daily: Live @ E3.