the news of GamesCom 2021

The Xbox Showcase has just ended with which Microsoft has returned to show many of the most anticipated titles over the next few months. The event proved to be the right stage to give space both to large triple A productions and to intriguing smaller productions.

Kicking off the dances was Dying Light 2, with the new video that focused on the evolution of combat and the parkour system. The new update for Xbox Game Pass subscribers is unmissable: the gaming on demand service is preparing to welcome an avalanche of indie games to day one. The event then took off with Microsoft Flight Simulator and its 4K trailer that showed the World Update 6 available from 7 September, which celebrates Germany, Austria and Switzerland and anticipates the arrival of online multiplayer. .

Following this, confirmation has come that Xbox Game Cloud will also be active on Xbox Series X | S and Xbox One consoles by this year’s Christmas season. The Relic team then showed an interesting video documentary dedicated to Age of Empires 4, while Humble Games and Nullpointer showed the frenetic Into the Pit in action, before arriving at the Homecoming expansion of State of Decay 2 which will reintroduce the map of the first chapter, Tremble Valley.

The guys from Rare then unveiled a special collaboration between Sea of ‚Äč‚ÄčThieves and Borderlands, while Point Blake gave us a new taste of Stray Blade gameplay. Then it’s time for the new video dedicated to the promising The Gunk, whose launch window has been revealed, and the announcement of Crusader Kings III: Console Edition for PS5 and Xbox Series X | S. To close the curtain, the new spectacular gameplay video dedicated to Forza Horizon 5 by Playground Games.

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