Striking announcements about the Xbox One were part of the Microsoft presentation made at Gamescom 2015, an important event in the video game sector held these days in Germany. Here we review some of them. Incidentally, the full conference is available on YouTube.
More Xbox 360 titles for Xbox One and new interface based on Windows 10
For November, the launch of a new interface for the Xbox One with a more similar appearance to Windows 10 has been mentioned, making the convergence in the ecosystem more noticeable. For its part, it has promised to include another hundred known Xbox 360 titles in its backward compatibility program, in addition to the fact that all Games with Gold, For Xbox Live Gold members, they will also be available in this group.
Record TV using the new Xbox One DVR
As we already share in detail, starting next year, Xbox One consoles will be equipped with the ability to record programs and TV series for free in selected countries – and can be enjoyed directly from an air connection (or open digital TV) and even without internet connection. Of course, you can use the Xbox One as a control center to enjoy recordings from -other- devices with Windows 10 (with the new Xbox app) if not on Android and iOS phones (Xbox SmartGlass).
New Chatpad for Xbox One
It is a new ergonomic keyboard to fit into the control of the Xbox One and proceed to communicate in a more effective way with other users on Xbox Live, but it is easier to handle the new possibilities of the system by being enriched with features of Windows 10. Programmable keys, a port for headphones and buttons to take screenshots and instantly capture new gameplays are part of the details of this new device that will be available in November but can already be reserved for US $ 34.99.
Xbox One Halo 5 Limited Edition
An Xbox One with 1TB of capacity and a controller, both with a spectacular silver and themed design based on Halo 5: Guardians ready to premiere in October this year, they are part of the new Bundle already available for reservation in the Microsoft store. $ 499 is its price and includes, of course, a copy of the video game and other collectibles.
Halo Wars 2
Also announced, for the second half of 2016, the sequel to Halo Wars released in 2009- and another installment of the popular video game Halo who in this sub-franchise presents a gameplay more similar to that of Age of Empires. The Creative Assembly It is the firm in charge of its development and will be presented exclusively for the Xbox One and Windows 10. Few details have been pointed out although there is already a teaser official on YouTube.
More information: Xbox News Portal