We know you’re busy and might miss out on a day (or three) of the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you can feast your eyes on our weekly video show below. Either way, be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!



Feast on December’s Games with Gold Lineup
Games with Gold has four new titles for you to add to your game library for December. Xbox One will get two dedicated titles, and two Xbox 360 titles through Xbox One Backward Compatibility. For Xbox One, Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition joins December’s Games with Gold with explosive action fueled by a mix of deadly martial arts, as well as the first-person survival horror game, Outlast. On Xbox 360, and Xbox One through Backward Compatibility, Xbox Live Gold members can start the month playing the highly-rated adventure game, Outland, and the ultimate racing game, Burnout ParadiseRead more

Xbox One Game Streaming Coming to Windows 10 PCs with Oculus Rift on Dec. 12
At Xbox, we’re continuously exploring new ways for you to get the most out of your gaming experiences by providing the choice to play how you want, where you want and with whomever you want. With the launch of Windows 10 and the Xbox app, we first delivered the ability to stream your Xbox One games to your Windows 10 PC over your home network – and now, we’re bringing that experience to life, in partnership with Oculus, completely for free… Read more

World’s Most Popular Solitaire Game Now Available on iOS and Android
Microsoft Solitaire continues to be one of the most-played games of all time on Windows for more than 25 years. What’s more, the version of Solitaire you know and love on Windows 10 and Windows 8 PC and mobile devices, Microsoft Solitaire Collection, has reached more than 119 million unique players in the last four years alone! And now, those on iPhone, iPad and Android devices can play the popular card game for free… Read more



Play The Elder Scrolls Online for Free This Weekend With Xbox Live Gold

Starting Wednesday, November 23 at 12:01am EST to Sunday, November 27 at 11:59pm EST, Xbox Live Gold members can download and play The Elder Scrolls Online for free this holiday weekend! Adventure across the land of Tamriel, embark on epic quests, and experience the world of The Elder Scrolls Online for free as an Xbox Live Gold member… Read more

From Concept to Release, the Journey of Halo Wars 2
Since the conclusion of the original Halo Wars seven years ago, we’ve followed the Master Chief on his numerous adventures, relived the harrowing tale of Noble Team, witnessed the rise of the Prometheans and watched Cortana take on a new mantle. All the while the UNSC Spirit of Fire and her crew remained both literally and figuratively in stasis. Now, after years of planning, development and community support, we’ll soon rejoin that fabled crew on their next adventure in Halo Wars 2Read more

Take Flight in the Next Update for Minecraft: Console Editions
Today we’re excited to give a sneak peek into some of the long-awaited features we’ll be bringing to Minecraft: Console Editions in December. Since adding banners, beets and polar bears with our last update in October, the team has been hard at work on our biggest Minecraft console update of the year – the Holiday Update! You’ll be getting new mobs, items, blocks and status effects, in addition to UI, game and tutorial updates… Read more



Conan Exiles, the Ultimate Barbarian Experience, is Coming Soon to Xbox One
Conan Exiles will be making its console debut on Xbox One in Spring 2017 as part of the Xbox One Preview program! It’s the ultimate barbarian survival experience where you can crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and fight your way to the top of the food chain in a harsh and unforgiving landscape… Read more

Everspace Developer Tips and Strategies
Our team at Rockfish Games has been working together on space shooters for over ten years now, on everything from smartphones, tablets, PC, and most recently consoles. Which is why we couldn’t be more excited about the launch of Everspace on Xbox One, our very first console game that supports Xbox Play Anywhere featuring cross-saves and the ability to buy once and play anywhere with Windows 10! Because space is a dangerous place, we would like to give aspiring space pilots… Read more

Forza Racing Championship Season 2 – Week 2 Results
The Forza Racing Championship has returned! Following a thrilling first season of competition, registration is now open on the ESL website for Season 2 of the official ForzaRC esports series. Sponsored by Michelin, Logitech G and Playseat, and starting November 7, Season 2 players worldwide will compete for cash and prizes worth more than $150,000… Read more

New December #Forzathon Details in Forza Horizon 3
December will be here before you know it and, with it, a new batch of #Forzathon events coming to Forza Horizon 3. Take a look for what’s in store once, and what you have a chance at winning… Read more


Source: This Week on Xbox - November 25 - Xbox Wire