10 Best Xbox One Games to Come Before Xbox Series X Arrives

Although we do not yet know the exact launch date of Xbox Series X, we do know that the new Microsoft console will be released at the end of the year, most likely in late November. We are looking forward to this premiere, but while we hold on to know more details about its premiere, such as the release date or the price of the new gen, The Xbox One still has a good list of releases that we can continue to enjoy. Of course, we can take advantage of the Xbox Series X later also through backward compatibility or the use of Smart Delivery.


Tell Me Why

On August 27th, Tell Me Why will premiere on August 27th, . This is the new narrative adventure from DONTNOD the creators of Life is Strange. So if you like this type of games, this is a must. It’s also another of the games that will be launched directly on Xbox Game Pass.

In this intimate thriller, twins Tyler and Alyson Ronan reunite and use their special bond to unravel the mysteries of their beloved but troubled childhood.

Wasteland 3

On August 28th, Wasteland 3 opens, the new installment of the post-apocalyptic saga. This new installment promises to become a tremendous RPG for lovers of the genre. A title that, in case you’re interested in this type of games, you shouldn’t miss to end the summer in the best way before the arrival of Xbox Series X. In addition, Wasteland 3 will premiere directly on Xbox Game Pass.

In Wasteland 3 the fate of Arizona depends on you. You are a Desert Ranger fighting a losing battle to keep your beloved Arizona alive. The self-proclaimed Patriarch of Colorado calls you on the radio and promises help if you do a job that can only be entrusted to an outsider: rescuing his land from the ambitions of his three ruthless sons.

You can pre-order Wasteland 3 for $59.99 from the Microsoft Store.


Marvel’s Avengers

A little later, on September 4, Marvel’s Avengers will arrive. The promising game in which we’ll play as the Marvel superheroes. Marvel’s Avengers will be, of course, an action title in which the spectacularity of each combat will prevail. In addition, we can enjoy it playing co-op with friends.

Marvel’s Avengers begins on A-Day, in which The Avengers celebrate the opening of a high-tech Avengers headquarters in San Francisco. The celebration turns deadly when a catastrophic accident results in the massive destruction of the city. After being blamed for the tragedy, the Avengers separate. Five years later, with the superheroes banned and the world in danger, a great adventure begins. A brave young woman named Kamala Khan decides to reunite the Avengers to stop AIM.

You can pre-order Marvel’s Avengers for $59.99 from the Microsoft Store.

Mafia: Definitive Edition

Also on September 25th, Mafia: Definitive Edition will come into our hands. This is the remake of the game with which this acclaimed action saga originated. A game for which not only has the technical aspect been renewed, which certainly looks spectacular. A title without a doubt promising to which we’ll have to be attentive this summer.

First part of the Mafia saga. Lost Heaven, Illinois. 1930s. Thrive as a gangster during the prohibition in this reinvention of the classic. A run-in with the mob introduces taxi driver Tommy Angelo into the dangerous underworld. Despite his initial reluctance, Tommy discovers that the benefits of joining the Salieri family are too great to pass up.

You can pre-order Mafia: Definitive Edition for $39.99 from the Microsoft Store.


Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time

The charismatic Crash Bandicoot will return on October 2nd with a new adventure. This is Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, a game that, under a renewed technical aspect, will bring back the essence of the classic platform saga, to the delight of fans and new players who want to enter this classic experience.

While Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time maintains the classic Crash Bandicoot experience, including all the intensity and fun of a 3D platformer adventure characteristic of the daring and arrogant marsupial, Toys for Bob also revitalized this title for today’s Crash community.

You can pre-order Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time for $59.99 from the Microsoft Store.

Star Wars: Squadrons

EA will return to the charge this year with a new Star Wars game. But, this time, I’m talking about Star Wars: Squadrons, a game focused on space dogfights between starfighters. In Star Wars: Squadrons, which will arrive on October 2nd, we’ll face intense combat while piloting our own starfighter.

Master the art of starfighter combat in this authentic piloting experience: Star Wars: Squadrons. Buckle up and feel the adrenaline rush of first person space combat with your squad. Find out what it means to be a pilot in an exciting singleplayer Star Wars campaign.

You can pre-order Star Wars: Squadrons for $39.99 from the Microsoft Store.


The popular driving saga will return this October 9th with one of its most ambitious installments to date. Although DIRT 5 will be released on Xbox One, it’ll will make use of Smart Delivery. Also it will be optimized for Xbox Series X with, among other better features, a performance at 120 fps.

Despite respecting and preserving the franchise’s DNA, DIRT 5, bolder and more daring than ever, marks the beginning of a new chapter in the history of the saga. It’s new features, innovations and never-before-seen approach make DIRT 5 a video game that encapsulates the style, culture and feel of rally racing and constantly gives rise to spectacular moments.

You can pre-order DIRT 5 for $59.99 from the Microsoft Store.


Of course, FIFA will return for another year with a new intergenerational installment. FIFA 21 will include new features and the possibility of updating to it’s Xbox Series X version of FIFA 21. For the moment, we will settle for playing these first inter-generational games. Once again, on our Xbox One, since the game will be released on October 9th.

Team up in EA SPORTS FIFA 21 with the Frostbite engine. Both on the streets and in the stadiums, FIFA 21 offers more ways to play than ever. Get FIFA 21 for Xbox One and upgrade to FIFA 21 for Xbox Series X at no additional cost.

You can pre-order FIFA 21 for $59.99 from the Microsoft Store.

Little Hope

After Man of Medan, this October 30th we will have a new chapter of The Dark Pictures Anthology again. This anthology of horror stories will premiere Little Hope after the summer. Like every chapter in this collection of narrative games, Little Hope will be an independent story, so you don’t need to have played Man of Medan before. This new plot will have nothing to do with the ghost ship from the previous chapter.

All The Dark Pictures Anthology games are separate independent stories, and Little Hope is very different from Man of Medan. Previously you were scared aboard a ghost ship in the South Pacific. Little Hope will make you experience the horror of a creepy abandoned city with a very mysterious fog.


Cyberpunk 2077

Despite having suffered a new delay of a few months, we continue to wait for it before the premiere of the new consoles. Specifically, for a few days before, since Cyberpunk 2077 will be with us on November 19th. Although it’s optimized version for Xbox Series X will be released later, from the day of launch of the console we’ll have some technical improvements for the game.

Cyberpunk 2077 is an open-world action-adventure story set in Night City, a megalopolis obsessed with power, glamor, and body modification. You play as V, a mercenary outlaw who goes after a one-of-a-kind implant that is the key to immortality. You can customize your character’s skill set and playstyle. Explore a Night city where the decisions you make shape the story and the world around you.

You can pre-order Cyberpunk 2077 for $59.99 from the Microsoft Store.

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