The lack of a number in the title and the name-drop of a new engine - dubbed "Slipspace" - also suggest this is no ordinary follow-up. Called FastStart, the new Game Pass feature will use smart algorithms to figure out what filed and data a game needs to star and prioritise their downloading, meaning people can start playing the game before it has fully downloaded.
Explore handsome scenery, collect over 450 cars and become a Horizon Superstar in historic Britain.
Read the document signed by Trump and Kim after the summit
Mr Trump said he had formed a "very special bond" with Kim and that relationship with North Korea would be very different. The United States and DPRK will join their efforts to build a lasting and stable peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.
The briefing began with the iconic Master Chief watching on as teams of soldiers drove Warthog jeeps across a ring planet in a tease for the new Halo game being developed by 343 Industries. With Horizon, the game became an open-world racing title that revolved around the fictional Horizon street racing festival in Colorado.
"If you put a game in there and you have a business model in your game, that could work", he said. In the first two weeks since "State of Decay 2" launched, more than two million fans joined the fight to survive and took down more than two billion zombies. And even though Microsoft has been scaling back its consumer-market presence, games continue to be a big driver in the mobile and PC markets.
Obviously the major console makers, such as Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo, have to consider the future of gaming and how games are likely to be played. "This is why we're amplifying our investment in worlds that will deepen your love of Xbox". As someone whose console is collecting dust due to a lack of foresight or ambition from Microsoft, this barrage of exciting news could just make a true fan of me again.
U.S. upsets China with new de facto embassy in Taiwan
Taiwan has lobbied Washington to sell it more advanced equipment, including new fighter jets, to bolster its defenses. AIT's Taipei office has almost 500 American and local employees, while its Kaohsiung branch has more than 30 staff.
Microsoft were consistently pull out shocks and nice surprises, including a trio of new Gears games. A new Xbox-exclusive game from Dark Souls developer From Software was shown, titled Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice.
What that means exactly is hard to pin down, however, there's the chance of a lot of big first and third party games getting showtime during the conference. Microsoft announced 50 games at its event, 18 of which were exclusive to the Xbox system.
Neymar looks fit as Brazil land in Russia
Neymar is now level with Romario and only behind Ronaldo (62) and Pele (77) in Brazil's all-time record scoring charts. He joked about Austria's rough approach. "When we get him in the last third of the field he is lethal".