XBOX SERIES X EVENT – UPDATE TWO: The Xbox Series X event is almost here, with the start time for the highly anticipated Xbox Games Showcase stream drawing near.
At 4pm UK time the pre-show for the Xbox Series X event begins, with the Xbox Games Showcase following afterwards at 5pm BST and lasting for around an hour.
There are a number of different ways you can tune into the Xbox Series X event, with relevant links below.
But if you tune into the action on Twitch you will get a Halo themed free reward.
The news was revealed by the official Halo Twitter account who posted: “It’s happening! Catch the #HaloInfinite campaign premiere during #XboxGamesShowcase to earn the exclusive “ItsHappening” @Twitch emote. The show starts at 9am PT on http://twitch.tv/Xbox!
“Unlock Chief and share your excitement with the world!”
XBOX SERIES X EVENT – UPDATE ONE: The big day is finally here, with the start time for Microsoft’s next-gen Xbox Games Showcase fast approaching.
The hotly anticipated event will see the Xbox team lift the lid on what titles fans can expect to see from the upcoming Series X console.
The action kicks off with a pre-show at 4pm BST, with the stream hosted by Geoff Keighley, before the main event at 5pm UK time.
The headline act for the Xbox Games Showcase will last for around an hour long, and will be focused solely on Xbox Series X games.
So don’t expect an announcement about the Xbox Series X price, release date or when pre-orders will be going live.
We know for certain that the Xbox Series X event today will debut the first ever gameplay footage from the campaign of Halo Infinite.
But plenty of other announcements are expected from Microsoft’s beefed up first-party studios as well as third-party devs.
Rumour has it we could see a Fable 4 announcement today, while it is also rumoured Ninja Gaiden could be coming to the Xbox Series X as an exclusive title.
ORIGINAL: Xbox Series X event start time is fast approaching, with Microsoft set to unveil plenty of big news during the Xbox Games Showcase.
On Thursday July 23 the Xbox team will hold their big Series X event, which is expected to announce plenty of first-party titles as well as some third-party games.
We know for certain that the first ever campaign gameplay from Halo Infinite will debut during the event, but other Series X announcements remain a mystery.
The action all kicks off at 4pm UK time when a pre-show will be held by TGA and Summer Game Fest mastermind Geoff Keighley.
But the main event begins at 5pm BST, and all eyes will be on what Microsoft has to showcase.
In recent years the Xbox team have been buying up plenty of studios such as Obsidian and Double Fine.
So fans will be hoping to see some of the fruits of this labour during the Xbox Games Showcase.
You will be able to tune into the Xbox Series X event via a number of different channels. Here’s where you’ll be able to watch all the action…