Microsoft’s lineup of first occasion studios is a formidable one, to say the very least, not solely due to how massive it’s, but additionally given the pedigree of so many builders that fall below the primary occasion Xbox Recreation Studios wing. On the similar time, nonetheless, Microsoft can be engaged on upcoming exclusives with exterior, third occasion companions that can be revealed below the Xbox Recreation Studios banner.
The truth is, at the moment, the corporate has over a dozen video games within the works with exterior companions. That’s in accordance with Microsoft’s Director of Stay Recreation Operations at Xbox Recreation Studios, Crystin Cox, who confirmed the identical in a current video uploaded by the corporate (through Wccftech).
“There are numerous tasks that we’re engaged on proper now and we now have over a dozen video games that we’re at the moment engaged on,” Cox mentioned. “Each single a type of tasks is completely distinctive and we strategy them in a really bespoke approach.”
Various these video games have already been formally introduced or confirmed to be in improvement, together with the likes of Avalanche Studios’ Contraband, Asobo Studio’s Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024, Oxide Video games’ Ara: Historical past Untold, and Stoic Studio’s Towerborne.
Gears of Battle: Judgment and Outriders developer Individuals Can Fly can be engaged on Venture Maverick, whereas Hideo Kojima and his staff at Kojima Productions are additionally engaged on a cloud-native Xbox-exclusive title, rumoured to be a horror recreation known as Overdose.
In the meantime, leaks have claimed that IO Interactive’s multiplayer motion RPG Venture Fantasy can be an Xbox Recreation Studios recreation.