This Week on Xbox: February 5, 2021

This Week on Xbox: February 5, 2021

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!

Black History Month

Xbox Celebrates Black Voices and Drives Community Impact During Black History Month and Beyond
At Xbox, we are committed to building the most inclusive community on the planet, where everyone can experience the joy and connection of gaming and bring their authentic selves to the action. In 2021, we will be celebrating Black History Month by offering captivating… Read more

The Deep Silver and Friends Sale is Go
There’s only one New Year’s resolution you need in 2021 – play more games! And we at Deep Silver are here to provide you amazing discounts on our top titles; with great games and great deals, comes a great mood for a New Year´s fresh start! Check… Read more

MLB The Show - Jackie Robinson

The Legendary Jackie Robinson Graces the Cover of MLB The Show 21: Collector’s Editions
In 1947, Jackie Robinson became the first player to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier, which blocked players of color from entering the league. A true historic trailblazer in sports, broadcasting, business, and the civil rights movement, Jackie was the first… Read more

MLB The Show 21 Coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One April 20
The MLB 2020 season had a different look to it but, one thing remained consistent — the play was as epic as ever. It was a year in which new talent announced itself to the world, flipping bats, dancing, and bringing plenty of electric moments to the game. Arguably… Read more

Mass Effect Legendary Edition

Relive the Legend of Commander Shepard with the Mass Effect Legendary Edition, Now Available for Pre-order
Get ready to replay the cinematic saga of Commander Shepard — where your decisions have profound consequences on the action and outcome — and pre-order Mass Effect Legendary Edition today on the Xbox Store so you’ll be ready on day one to return to the richly… Read more

Xbox Sessions: Madden NFL 21 Edition to Feature Seahawks Jamal Adams and Tyler Lockett
Even though the big game might look a little different this year, you can still celebrate the championship with Xbox. On Thursday, February 4 at 10 a.m. PT Seattle Seahawks teammates Jamal Adams and Tyler Lockett will go head-to-head in a battle for Seattle, a very special… Read more

Xbox Game Pass - February Wave I

Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass: Final Fantasy XII, Project Winter, Jurassic World Evolution, and More
Welcome back to your bi-monthly installment of, “What Am I Going to Play Next with Xbox Game Pass?” featuring games about friends, games you can play with your friends, games about deceiving your friends, and more. Let’s get to it… Read more

Carriers Arrive in World of Warships: Legends
The first update to World of Warships: Legends in 2021 is packed to the brim with new additions, with main attraction being the long-awaited Aircraft Carriers! What’s great is that carriers are just one of many highlights which include: the Dragonslayer campaign… Read more


Control Ultimate Edition Arrives on Xbox Series X|S
We’re proud to bring the wonderful and weird world of Control Ultimate Edition to Xbox Series X|S! Blending open-ended environments with the immersive world-building from the developer Remedy Entertainment, there’s always more than meets the eye in Control… Read more

Unleash Your Rage with Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood
When an evil corporation threatens nature and humanity, it’s time for mother nature to strike back in a bloody campaign and a quest for personal redemption. In Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood, available today on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One… Read more

Free Play Days

Free Play Days – The Sims 4 and Puyo Puyo Tetris 2
Create a unique world that’s an expression of you or play the ultimate puzzle crossover, all in this weekend’s Free Play Days! The Sims 4 and Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 are all available for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to play from… Read more

Thrive with the Mercenaries in Vigor – Season 7
Long time no see! We hope you had a wonderful holidays and celebrated New Year’s Eve with the ones you love. Here’s hoping 2021 will prove to be a safer, healthier, and far more normal year. It was a crazy ride last year, and we have no plans to slow down… Read more

Rogue Company Season 1

Rogue Company Launches Season One Today with New Battle Pass and New Rogue
When we launched Rogue Company last year, our goal was to create a fast-paced, team-based tactical shooter that could be enjoyed by Xbox players at all skill-levels — and, of course, free to play! Thanks to all of our devoted players on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S… Read more

New Champion Yagorath Arrives with Paladins Season 4: Calamity
The arrival of Vora was only the first taste of darkness the Realm of Paladins would experience. Now, the true power she serves has finally been unleashed upon the world. Yagorath the Devourer has emerged, freed from her captivity, to consume everything… Read more

Next Week on Xbox: Hero Image

Next Week on Xbox: February 9 to 12
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox! Here we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10 PC as well as upcoming Xbox Game Pass and soon-to-be released ID@Xbox titles! Get more details on the games below and click… Read more