This Week on Xbox - 2020

This Week on Xbox: July 3, 2020

We know you’re busy and might miss out on all 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 above. Be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!

Summer Game Fest

Summer Game Fest Demo Event Coming July 21 to an Xbox One Near You
If you’ve been lucky enough to attend E3, PAX, gamescom or another show in the past you know that above-and-beyond the spectacle of these shows, one of the great joys of attending a marquee gaming event… Read more

Celebrate Five Years of Rocket League with the Fifth Anniversary Event
It’s hard to believe we’re approaching Rocket League’s Fifth Anniversary! It feels like just yesterday that we were hitting the pitch for the first time, and learning the basics. Now we’re dishing assists and scoring goals… Read more

The Medium Hero

Inside Xbox Series X Optimized: The Medium
When it launches this holiday, Xbox Series X will be the most powerful console the world has ever seen. One of the biggest benefits of all that power is giving developers the ability to make games that are… Read more

Community Created Maps are Coming to Skater XL on Xbox One
What is up, Xbox fans! We are now less than a month away from launching Skater XL on Xbox One and we couldn’t be more excited! Today we are stoked to announce that community created content will be available… Read more


Rewind Time in the Remastered Warframe Update The Deadlock Protocol
Available today on Xbox One, The Deadlock Protocol is Warframe’s first traditional update of 2020. Unlike the space battle updates Empyrean and Operation Scarlet Spear, The Deadlock Protocol delves… Read more

World of Tanks: Valor Salutes Independence Day with Epic Events
World of Tanks: Valor is thrilled to commemorate Independence Day with an array of in-game events, rewards, and epic patriotic sales on American steel! In the past, World of Tanks: Valor players have… Read more


Prepare to Hack into Xbox Series X with Recompile
Today, I’m super excited to announce that Recompile, our 3D metroidvania-inspired hacking adventure game will be coming to Xbox Series X! You can watch our brand-new trailer above, featuring the song… Read more

The Never-Ending Design Changes in Neversong, Coming to Xbox One July 16
In 2009 I made a web game called Coma. I was 18 years old, and had no idea what could happen after you release a game. The game blew up with over 8 million plays, and sent me on a decade long journey… Read more

Fortnite Summer Splash

Summer Splash: Dive in and Play Fortnite LTM Events Today on Xbox One
With Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 3 in full swing, we’re bringing LTM game modes back to the Island’s summer season and Battle Royale rotation. We’re calling it Summer Splash! Starting with this week’s 13.20 game… Read more

Fuser Takes the Stage on Xbox One This Fall
Hello, Xbox players! It seems like it was just yesterday that we revealed Fuser at PAX East. I loved seeing folks jump into the demo to make their very first mix! Today, we’re excited to announce that preorders… Read more

Xbox Game Pass - July 2020

Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass for Console and PC: Fallout 76, Soulcalibur VI, and More
Welcome back friends, we have more games, more DLC, and now some tips for playing. No matter how you play, make sure your wireless gaming mouse is fully charged, controller 2 is at hand if someone wants… Read more

Explore DC’s Wonder Woman Experience on Roblox
Wonder Woman, DC’s champion of truth and warrior for peace, has arrived in an all-new, immersive, comic book-inspired experience on Roblox for Xbox One! Journey to the mythical birthplace of one of DC’s most iconic… Read more

Xbox Game Bar Update

Xbox Game Bar Update: New Widget Store, Features, and Widgets
PC gaming is all about choice and customization, over the past year we’ve rolled out Xbox Game Bar updates focused on that. We’re working to give PC gamers greater control of their gaming experience from within… Read more

200 Player Warzone and More Arrives in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season Four Reloaded on Xbox One
Captain Price needs you in Verdansk now for Season Four Reloaded. A new update in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, including Warzone, is now live on Xbox One. With the Armistice alliance all but broken with… Read more

Next Week on Xbox

Next Week on Xbox: July 7 to 10
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One and Windows 10 PC! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your… Read more