Was it worth it? See for yourself – here are all the updates from the Xbox Games Showcase. You can also watch the full two hour show in the video below:
ALL OF THE UPDATES FROM THE EXTENDED XBOX GAMES SHOWCASE
A BUNCH OF NEW FORZA HORIZON 5 INFORMATION
Collaboration with artists and voices from Mexico to ensure as authentic an experience as possible.
Event Lab allows players to set up different match modes and different courses for their players to
Forza Vista allows players to look at the game in unparalleled detail – it’s where everything is ramped up to the fullest detail, including ray tracing.
Purchasing the Premium Edition, or as a Game Pass member, the Premium Add-On Bundle, you’ll be able to play the game slightly earlier.
A NEW LOOK AT SENUA’S SAGA: HELLBLADE II
We got to see our first little snippets of Hellblade II and here were the key takeaways.
The team is currently building a “good chunky slice” of the game before moving into full production.
The team didn’t want to do a straight sequel, wanted to do a something special.
Set in 9th Century Iceland. Still sending their teams out there and combining their research with satellite data to create a realistic world
Building real costumes, scanning them in for extra realism.
Collaborating with Epic Games to bring realistic characters.
Mocap actress has been training for the more realistic combat.
A behind-the-scenes trailer was shown
XBOX DESIGN LAB IS RETURNING
Controllers can be customised and ordered through the Xbox Design Lab to your own liking. You can even put your gamertag on one. The programme shut down temporarily between generations but has returned now for the new consoles. Unfortunately, it doesn’t look to be launching in Austraila as of yet.