This Week on Xbox: June 23, 2017

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We know you’re busy and might miss out on all of the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you can feast your eyes on our weekly video show below. This week is a special look back at E3 2017! Be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!

Pillars of Eternity Brings a New Generation of Role Playing to Xbox One on August 29
Earlier this year, our team at Paradox released our first game on Xbox One and the reaction blew us away. Turns out Xbox fans were eager to play more of the rich, replayable titles that our company is known for! Who could have guessed, eh? Well, good news: we’re thrilled to announce today that we’re pairing up with Obsidian Entertainment to bring the award-winning Pillars of Eternity to Xbox One… Read more

E3 Offers High Performance and Innovation in Gaming Hardware
All throughout the week at E3, it was apparent that great hardware has a key place in the PC gaming ecosystem, and it was thrilling to witness the amazing innovation.  At Microsoft, we believe our OEM partners build some of the most amazing high performance, innovative, and customizable gaming machines… Read more

Conan Exiles Coming to Xbox Game Preview August 16 With Free Expansion
By Crom! We’re very excited to share with Xbox One gamers everywhere that we’re bringing Conan Exiles to the Xbox Game Preview program on August 16! Not only that, we’re also releasing a massive free expansion update on the very same day that introduces a huge new land to explore, bringing the game out of the desert and into the cold, frozen highlands in the north… Read more

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Jump Into the Action of Dungeon Defenders II Today on Xbox One
Dungeon Defenders II is a unique blend of action RPG and tower defense. Once you build your towers, you and up to three of your friends can grab a sword, a bow, or even a laser shotgun and jump into the action! There’s loot to discover, pets to raise, locations to explore and more. We crafted a fun, cooperative experience for players to enjoy online or even on the couch with a friend… Read more

Get Exclusive Roblox Avatars and Bonus Robux Now on Xbox One
New to Roblox? Then we’ve got some awesome exclusive deals for you! Today, Roblox is debuting two brand-new starter packs featuring all the essentials you need to start powering your imagination. Both packs include the Roblox app itself, an Xbox-exclusive avatar outfit, and bonus in-app currency — all at a bargain price. Here’s a closer look at each pack…. Read more

ForzaRC Season 3: The Porsche Cup Winner Takes Podium at Le Mans
Tom Kristensen. Derek Bell. Jacky Ickx. All are legendary names who have graced the podium as winners of 24 Hours of Le Mans, the world’s most prestigious endurance driving race. Michael Coyne, (20) from Blackburn, UK can be added to that illustrious list thanks to his victory in the inaugural Official Endurance Esports Category of the largest esports racing event in Le Mans history… Read more

E3 2017: Survival Through Scrounging in State of Decay 2
Like a shot of adrenaline jammed into a barely-beating heart, State of Decay and its definitive Year-One Survival Edition brought new life to the zombie genre. Undead Labs’ fresh take on the walking corpse apocalypse proved there was more to surviving than simply filling flesh-craving creeps full of lead. While it afforded fans ample opportunity to put the mutated monsters in their place… Read more

Kick off Summer With a Free Gift When You Purchase an Xbox One S
Summer is just beginning, so start it right with an Xbox One S and a free gift! From June 18 through June 24, when you buy any new Xbox One or Xbox One S console, you’ll get an additional gift at no extra cost. The offer will be available at most major retailers in the United States, and each gift will vary. See below for the gift options that are available with your Xbox One or Xbox One S purchase… Read more