E3 2016 Wrap-Up: Everything from Microsoft's Press Conference

Miss out on Microsoft's conference today? No fear! We've got you covered. 


Microsoft's E3 press briefing took place today, and it was chock-full of some great announcements for fans looking to further integrate both their Xbox One and PC experiences. During the show we saw looks at Gears of War 4, the standalone Gwent game, and even Project Scorpio, which Microsoft refers to as one of the most powerful consoles of all time.

We grabbed all the news that's fit to post from the conference and now have it here for you in one handy list. Get up to speed before the next wave of E3 announcements hit here, in (mostly) chronological order!

Microsoft Officially Announces New Xbox One S 

The console we all knew was coming reared its head, and it looks pretty stunning, if I do say so myself. 

Gears Of War 4 Will Support Multi-Platform Cross Play

If you've got friends who'd rather play on PC, but you get down on Xbox One, there's a solution for you. 

Forza Horizon 3 Announced For Xbox One And Windows 10

It's time to go shredding in the Outback with the latest Forza Horizon title for both Xbox One and Windows 10.

Killer Instinct Unveils General Raam

Gears of War's badass joins the Killer Instinct roster with Season 3 of Killer Instinct joining the Play Anywhere program.

Final Fantasy XV Shows Off Massive Titan Battle

Final Fantasy XV's titan battle was a sight to behold, with the game running on Xbox One.

ReCore Makes A Stunning Appearance

The upcoming new IP from Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune dazzled with a longer trailer than what we've seen previously.

The Division Underground Expansion Announced

Tom Clancy's The Division players will soon be able to enjoy an additional expansion.

Microsoft Announces New Xbox One Controller, Fully Customizable

Do you like your Xbox One controllers totally customizable? You're gonna love these new ones.

Minecraft Realms Gets Cross-Play On All Devices

Tired of having to switch consoles to play with friends when it comes to Minecraft Realms? You won't have to anymore!

Inside Coming To Xbox One On June 29, Steam On July 7

The bizarre Inside is one game you won't want to miss, and you can get Limbo for free as well as the game when you purchase ahead of time!

The Witcher's Gwent Standalone Game Announced

Prepare to kiss even more of your free time goodbye.

We Happy Few Is Just As Trippy As Ever, But It's Been Delayed

We Happy Few looks better than ever, but you won't get to play it early or anything. Still probably worth waiting for!

Dead Rising 4 Rises From The Grave

Come on, it's lovely weather for a slay ride together with you!

Tekken 7 Release Window Announced

There will be Tekken, and Xbox Live Gold will get a copy of a backwards compatible Tekken Tag Tournament 2.

Scalebound Rises From The Ashes On Xbox One And Windows 10

Hideki Kamiya was on hand to give us a look at the upcoming Platinum Games title.

Rare Debuts Gameplay For Sea Of Thieves

A bunch of YouTubers played Sea of Thieves for us to ogle.

New Halo Wars 2 Release Date Revealed, Beta Beginning Today

The upcoming Halo RTS is coming soon, and you can get in on the beta starting today!

State Of Decay 2 Shambles To Xbox One

Shoot more zombies in the sequel to State of Decay! At least, that's what it looks like you'll be doing.

Microsoft Reveals New Xbox One 'Project Scorpio'

Microsoft's pièce de résistance of the show was Project Scorpio, a new console that's coming up on the horizon.

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