Xbox Gamescom: The conference of Microsoft Xbox on Gamescom 2021 is already happening and with it is coming some very interesting news that will probably hype you for some game! Check out some news related to the new expansion of State of Decay 2, new ship in Sea of Thieves and a lot of good things from Xbox Cloud Gaming!
Some news for Xbox Gamescom 2021
Xbox Cloud Gaming
For Xbox fans super exciting news! xCloud Gaming is coming to consoles. The announcement that took place during Gamescom 2021 and according to Microsoft itself, xCloud will be able to run in up to 1080p60, working on both Xbox One and Series line consoles. With this feature coming to consoles, Xbox One users will even be able to play Xbox Series S/X games without the need to migrate to current consoles. The big innovation will still need insider testing soon. We do not have the information when it will arrive for Brazilians.
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Sea of Thieves
In Sea of Thieves we didn't have so much news, just that the game will be in partnership with Boderlands to launch a ship inspired by the shooter. Anyone wishing to get such a ship can purchase it during the Gamescom 2021 period. It will be available from August 24th to September 7th.
Sea of Thieves is available for PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. Check out the trailer and look of the ship:
State of Decay 2
State of Decay 2 will gain a new expansion called "Homecoming" that will bring new weapons to the game and an unprecedented one. Everything about the weapons or the map can be seen during the trailer that was broadcast at Gamescom 2021. Take a look and let us know what you think:
For the first time the game will be released on consoles and the head of the game division at Microsoft Jorg Neumann talks about the first time the game will be released for next-gen consoles and how excited he is about this release. The game will feature a free DLC that will be released alongside the movie Top Gun Maverick, starring tom Cruise. DLC will be released for PC and Xbox. New Cities will also be released for the simulator.
The game simulates the entire planet Earth using textures and topographic data from Bing Maps. Three-dimensional representations of world features such as terrain, trees, grass, buildings and water are generated using Microsoft Azure technology.
The game will also have a new Airplane Race mode and a series of improvements to existing planes, as well as an Aeronautics Museum mode, where players can fly old planes. Microsoft Flight Simulator will arrive in November 2021 for the new consoles from Microsoft.
Cult of the Holy Detonation will be the new antagonists in October to Wasteland 3. The game will earn a DLC, as presented by game director David Rogers, appeared on the Gamecom 2021 broadcast to talk about the changes that were made in Wasteland 3, the sequel to the game that gave rise to the famous Fallout franchise, plus all the bugfixes and patches, he introduced the new DLC, the Cult of the Holy Detonation, a kind of old abandoned experience that the cult admires like some kind of god. DLC will hit PCs and consoles in October this year.
Wasteland 3 is situated in the wastelands of a post-apocalyptic Colorado. The player will take control of the last surviving Team November member, an Arizona Ranger Squad. The survivor is later contacted by a mysterious figure known as the "Patriarch", who offers to help them return home on one condition: that the Ranger first deal with the Patriarch's heirs, who are fighting each other to succeed him. and plunge the land into an endless chaotic war.
The game is available for Linux, macOS, PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One.
Into the pit
Another novelty that was presented during the event is Into the Pit, by Humble Games, which will be released for PC and Xbox, promised for October 19th. The game is a kind of “retro first-person shooter roguelite” with a great speed that aims to challenge your reflexes and your skills. Going through dungeons, collecting spells, defeating monsters and solving puzzles are the keys to success in the game. The game will ship directly to the Xbox Game Pass.
With a cyberpunk feel, Unsighted is a Brazilian 2D game inspired by Legend of Zelda. The game puts the player to face a world full of secrets and traps with a combat that mixes swords and firearms to challenge your enemies. Humble Games promises a high level of replayability, non-linear structure and support for co-op mode with up to two players. Unsighted is slated for release in 2021 for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One .
In the game's history: After a long war against humans, the few androids left in Arcadia are running out of Anima, the energy that gives consciousness to all robots. It's up to you, Alma, to find a way to regain your memory and save your friends from becoming UNSIGHTED. Explore the extensive ruins of Arcadia using all the tools you can find. Time is pressing. They need you, Alma.
A fallen warrior and a strange creature are the stars of Stray Blade is an action RPG developed by the studio Point Blank Games and published by 505 Games, The game promises lots of hand-to-hand combat, exploration, epic boss fights and a living world that will react to every enemy killed. The game's screenshots were presented in a pre-alpha version, meaning that a lot could still change in the future. Stray Blade is slated for 2022, on PS5, Xbox Series X|S and PC via Steam and Epic Games Store.
Developed by the same creators as Steamworld. The Gunk stars a pair of brave space trucks, struggling to earn money as they stumble across an untouched planet teeming with life. They came to collect alien plants and other valuable resources, and it looks like they hit the jackpot…
However, as they begin to uncover the slumbering secrets of a destroyed civilization, they realize they must save the planet from the curse of a corrupting gunk parasite – while desperately avoiding getting caught in a spiral of inflamed mistrust. The game will be released later in 2021 for Xbox and PC consoles.
More about Gamescom
Gamescom (styled as gamescom) is an annual electronic games fair that takes place in Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany. It is organized by Bundesverband Interaktive Unterhaltungssoftware (Federal Association of Interactive Entertainment Software). Gamescom is used by many video game producers as a presentation vehicle for their upcoming titles, as well as new hardware.
Gamescom is the biggest event in the video game world having reached 275,000 visitors, more than 5,000 journalists and 557 exhibitors from 40 countries who attended the event in its third year. It is held in an area of 120,000m2. Via: Wiki
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