The highly anticipated next-generation consoles are set to hit shelves on 10 November 2020.
While many of the games coming to the Xbox Series consoles were announced earlier in the year, a new Xbox Wire blogpost details the full list of available launch games for the first time.
The post also listed which Xbox One games will be the first to receive a next-generation upgrade via Xbox’s Smart Delivery service.
Described as “the largest launch lineup in Xbox history”, the 30-game list is comprised of 10 next-gen originals and 20 Smart Delivery offers, as well as “thousands” of backwards-compatible games from the Xbox back catalogue.
The only major omission from the list is the forthcoming first-person shooter Halo Infinite.
Originally planned as the console’s flagship launch title, Halo Infinite was postponed until next year due to development complications stemming from the coronavirus pandemic.
In the days after the next-gen consoles launch, a number of other high-profile games are also set to be released, including Call of Duty: Black Ops - Cold War (on 13 November) and Cyberpunk 2077 (on 19 November).
Here is a full list of the Xbox Series launch games:
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (Smart Delivery)
Borderlands 3 (Smart Delivery)
Bright Memory 1.0
Cuisine Royale (Smart Delivery)
Dead by Daylight (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition
DIRT 5 (Smart Delivery)
The Falconeer (Smart Delivery)
Forza Horizon 4 (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
Gears 5 (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
Gears Tactics (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
Grounded (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
King Oddball (Smart Delivery)
Maneater (Smart Delivery)
Manifold Garden (Smart Delivery)
Observer: System Redux
Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
Planet Coaster (Smart Delivery)
Sea of Thieves (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
Tetris Effect: Connected (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
The Touryst (Xbox Game Pass + Smart Delivery)
War Thunder (Smart Delivery)
Warhammer: Chaosbane Slayer Edition
Watch Dogs: Legion (Smart Delivery)
WRC 9 FIA World Rally Championship (Smart Delivery)
Yakuza: Like a Dragon (Smart Delivery)
Yes, Your Grace (Smart Delivery)
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