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This Week on Xbox: April 28

We know you’re busy and might miss out on a day (or three) 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 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. Either way, be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!

Call of Duty: WWII Revealed and Now Available for Pre-Order
Today we got our first look at the next dramatic entry in the Call of Duty series with Call of Duty: WWII, coming this November to Xbox One and now available for pre-order. During the livestream event hosted by Activision, some specific details were revealed, including the game’s setting, story, multiplayer modes, and more… Read more

Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels Expansion arrives May 9
Forza fans, your Hot Wheels fantasies are about to come true! The second Forza Horizon 3 expansion – Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels – arrives on May 9 exclusively on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs (Xbox Play Anywhere), and is included in the Forza Horizon 3 Expansion Pass… Read more

Enjoy These Great Sci-Fi Films That Inspired Prey
In celebration of all things sci-fi, Arkane Studios’ dev team shares how classic sci-fi movies inspired the Bethesda Softworks upcoming game, Prey. Launching on May 5, Prey is the highly anticipated first-person sci-fi thriller that Arkane Studios is calling an “open space station game,” blending both RPG and action adventure game styles… Read more

Glide Beat Track Pack Lands Today
There are two types of people in this world. Type 1: people who’ve played our awesome Glide Mini Game for Minecraft Console Edition, and Type 2: people who have never known true gaming love. Okay, maybe that’s overstating the case, but why not avoid the risk of eternal heartbreak by checking out the Beast Track Pack soaring onto Console Edition stores today… Read more

Colony Swarms to Halo Wars 2 on Xbox One and Windows 10 Today
The UNSC faces a formidable new foe in its battle against The Banished with the arrival of the Hunter pair known as Colony! Available today on Xbox Play Anywhere title Halo Wars 2 for Xbox One and Windows 10 PC, the first additional Banished leader features brand new units and abilities… Read more