Starfield, the new special adventure from Bethesda that will arrive exclusively for Xbox and Xbox Game Pass consoles.

Two weeks culminated in pure trailers and announcements for the wide community of gamers worldwide. Behind the Summer Game Fest 2022it was the turn of Xbox, main rival of PlayStation on consoles, who issued on Tuesday the second day of your virtual event Xbox Game Showcase Extended in which he put the focus back on GamePasshis “Netflix of video games”.

The program, which lasted 90 minutes, provided additional details about some of the games that were revealed on Sunday during the broadcast called Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase.

These were delivered in the form of “new trailers, deep looks at the news” and “interviews with some of the best game creators”, according to Microsoft’s gamer business unit.

“The extended broadcast featured more in-context interviews and discussions with the people behind some of those titles,” said Aaron Greenberg, general manager of Xbox games marketing.

Starfield topped Xbox and Bethesda announcements


Starfield, the new special adventure from Bethesda that will arrive exclusively for Xbox and Xbox Game Pass consoles.

The companies Xbox and Bethesda made on Sunday a main broadcast of their Games Showcase that featured two hours of pure announcements and trailers of video games. The content, unsurprisingly, will be coming to Xbox Series X and S consoles, Windows PCs, and the Xbox Game Pass streaming video game service.

On the closing of the broadcast came the big announcement of the night with the developer Bethesda: a 15 minute gameplay Starfieldthe first sci-fi RPG game that promises a special adventure through 1000 planets.

Starfield is a massive sand box that gives you the freedom to play however you want.. It’s all up to the player,” said Pete Hines, vice president of Bethesda Softworks, on Tuesday’s “Extended” broadcast.

And he remarked: “We don’t want to put too many limits on the players, we want to put them to the test, let them get lost in the immensity of Starfield. That’s the beauty of this epic RPG“.

Redfall is a shooter developed by the Bethesda studio that combines elements of Prey and Dishonored.  Photo: Bethesda.

Redfall is a shooter developed by the Bethesda studio that combines elements of Prey and Dishonored. Photo: Bethesda.

Another highlight during the event was red fallthe open world vampire FPS from the creators of Prey Y DishonoredY Overwatch 2 of the Activision-Blizzard company for which Microsoft paid almost 70 billion dollars. The team shooter introduced new characters, gameplay mechanics, and the ability to have cross-play between consoles.

On the other hand, Xbox released 50 games coming to Xbox and PC in the next year43 of them will be available on its Game Pass service, which recently enabled its cloud gaming feature for Argentina.

It was also confirmed that the Japanese director Hideo Kojima -known worldwide for the saga Metal Gear and Death Strandingamong others – is working on a cloud-based project with Xbox.

Riot Games games confirmed for the Xbox Game Pass streaming service.

Riot Games games confirmed for the Xbox Game Pass streaming service.

League of Legends and Riot games come to Game Pass. Riot Games, owner of the game, announced that it will bring its games to this service on PC and mobile, including Valorant, Teamfight Tactics and more to strengthen the competitive essence of Xbox Game Studios.

Other announcements included a new edition of the racing simulator Forza Motorsportrival to Gran Turismo 7 on PlayStation 5, due for release in late 2023.

Forza Motosport brings a unique level of realism to the Xbox Series X and Series S consoles.

Forza Motosport brings a unique level of realism to the Xbox Series X and Series S consoles.

The Minecraft franchise will have a new action and strategy game called Minecraft Legends Y Hollow Knight: Silk Song which will launch on day one on Xbox Game Pass.

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre was another that appeared in the extended version of the event. Sumo Nottingham and Gun Interactive surprised viewers of the event by showing a new trailer confirming its arrival in 2023 on Xbox Game Pass.

In the same sense, it was presented Valheim that, as shown in a new trailer, the game will arrive on PC Game Pass at the end of the year, and on Xbox Game Pass (consoles) in early 2023; Slime Rancher 2, meanwhile, will land in service at the end of the year but with no confirmed date.

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