Video forXbox CosPups Join Gaming Heroes to Celebrate the Year of the Dog
Consoles

Xbox CosPups Join Gaming Heroes to Celebrate the Year of the Dog

February 16 marks the start of Chinese New Year; a 15-day season of festivities across Greater China and within Asian communities worldwide, seeing people celebrate with family, feasting, fireworks, and good fortune rituals shared. This Lunar New Year we celebrate the Year of the Dog; the sign of the Chinese Zodiac that represents all the best characteristics we look for in a Player 2: bravery, loyalty, trustworthiness - a true companion and friend. At Xbox, we’re getting gamers excited about the Lunar New Year by taking the best traits of the Xbox universe and its beloved gaming characters and transforming these heroes into their canine alter egos! Xbox CosPups bring together the rich... Read more: Xbox CosPups Join Gaming Heroes to Celebrate the Year of the Dog

This Week on Xbox - December 29, 2017 Small Image This Week on Xbox - December 29, 2017 Small Image Games

This Week on Xbox: December 29, 2017

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! Preparing Yourself for Xbox One X The Xbox One X is launching next week, ushering in a brand-new era of 4K console gaming. In the video above, Major Nelson shares several great new features that you can take advantage of right now to help you get up... Read more: This Week on Xbox: December 29, 2017

Xbox Wire Countdown Sale Small Image Xbox Wire Countdown Sale Small Image Games

Countdown to 2018 with the Biggest Deals of 2017  

The countdown to 2018 officially starts today with the biggest sale of 2017. Microsoft Store online and Xbox.com has more than 650 deals for fans including savings of up to 65 percent on select Xbox One and Xbox 360 digital games, discounts on select Xbox consoles and accessories, up to 50 percent off select movies and TV shows, savings on select apps for Xbox up to 50 percent off, and Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass each for $1 for the first month. Save on Xbox Digital Games Save up to 65 percent on 470 amazing games and add-ons including Call of Duty: WWII, Star Wars Battlefront II, Cuphead, Middle-earth: Shadow of War and more. There’s also plenty of deals on Xbox 360 fan... Read more: Countdown to 2018 with the Biggest Deals of 2017  

Flagship Microsoft store Games

Top Microsoft Gaming Moments of 2017

During E3 this year, we showed the biggest and most diverse Xbox games lineup ever. Many of those games are coming in 2018, and as gamers we cannot wait to share them with fans. Among Microsoft Studios exclusives games are new IP like Sea of Thieves (launching March 20), deep gameplay in fan-favorite franchises like State of Decay 2, and the explosive return of a celebrated franchise to Xbox with Crackdown 3 – all releasing on Xbox One and PC. That’s in addition to all the great ID@Xbox and cross-platform games (more on that below), and as well as other unannounced surprises to come. As we prepare to step into the new year, it’s a great time to reflect on our favorite gaming... Read more: Top Microsoft Gaming Moments of 2017

Killing Floor 2 Krampus Holiday Update Small Image Killing Floor 2 Krampus Holiday Update Small Image Games

Killing Floor 2: Krampus Christmas Seasonal Update Arrives on Xbox

Hi, I’m the new game director at Tripwire Interactive on Killing Floor 2. I’ve worked closely on this project from the very beginning as the creative director, so I’m excited to be heading up Killing Floor 2 content updates for the foreseeable future. Enough about me though -- let's talk about this amazing update arriving just in time for the holidays on the Xbox One family of devices! Killing Floor has always been known for its seasonal events which started years ago with the original Twisted Christmas update on PC back in 2010. Now with Killing Floor 2, we’re looking to take our annual Xmas-themed event to the next level with the release of the Krampus Christmas Seasonal... Read more: Killing Floor 2: Krampus Christmas Seasonal Update Arrives on Xbox

Xbox Holiday Deals Small ImageXbox Holiday Deals Large Art Consoles

Xbox Savings in Time for the Holidays

Join the Xbox family for only $199, just in time for some holiday gaming! Xbox One S offers the best value in games and entertainment, with 500GB bundles starting at $199 for a limited time this holiday through the end of December 2017. Drive, explore, and race all over Australia with the Xbox One S Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels Bundle (500GB), featuring a full-game download of Forza Horizon 3 and the best-selling Hot Wheels expansion. Or, create, explore and survive in your own Minecraft adventure with the Xbox One S Minecraft Complete Adventure Bundle (500GB). If you’re looking for more space, 1TB consoles are only $299! Discover the mysteries of Ancient Egypt with the Xbox One S... Read more: Xbox Savings in Time for the Holidays

Xbox One X Side imageXbox One X side-by-side with PUBG Games

Buy the World’s Most Powerful Console; Get the Hottest Multiplayer Game of 2017

Earlier this week, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) released as a console launch exclusive on Xbox One in the Xbox Game Preview program, bringing the hottest multiplayer game of the year to console for the first time. Xbox fan excitement for the launch has been incredible, with more than 1 million players on Xbox One in its first 48 hours alone. Released as part of the Xbox Game Preview program – in which players can preview and purchase work-in-progress digital titles, participate in the development process and help developers make Xbox One games the best they can be – in the weeks and months ahead PUBG on Xbox One will continue to receive enhancements, new content updates... Read more: Buy the World’s Most Powerful Console; Get the Hottest Multiplayer Game of 2017

PUBG Key Art PUBG Key Art Games

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Now Available on Xbox One

Xbox fans, the day has finally come: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is available now as a console launch exclusive on Xbox One! Since we first announced PUBG would be coming to Xbox at E3 2017, it’s been amazing to see the excitement and anticipation fans have shared and on behalf of everyone at PUBG Corp., we want to thank you for your support. Over 24 million PC gamers have played PUBG since it launched in Steam Early Access in March. Many Xbox fans may have heard of the game but not yet know what it’s about. PUBG is a battle royale-style game which puts up to 100 players on the remote island of Erangel for a winner-takes-all showdown. Each game starts the same – you jump out of... Read more: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Now Available on Xbox One

PUBG Xbox XGP Warrior Pack At The Ready Games

Get Ready to Gear Up for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds With Limited-Edition Cosmetic Packs

Beginning tomorrow, December 7, in celebration of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ upcoming launch on Xbox One next Tuesday, December 12, the first of the three special, limited-edition cosmetic packs that we announced at Paris Games Week – the PUBG Warrior Pack – will become available to fans worldwide. The PUBG Accessory and PUBG Tracksuit packs will follow in short order, becoming available beginning December 14 and December 21 respectively. The PUBG Warrior Pack includes four items: a balaclava hat, camo t-shirt, pants and tennis shoes to customize your character in style. These packs are exclusive to Xbox fans as standalone offers available for a limited time and as there... Read more: Get Ready to Gear Up for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds With Limited-Edition Cosmetic Packs