2023 will be full of new releases to keep Xbox gamers busy throughout the year, with upcoming titles from established developers with excellent track records like Arkane Studios. Some of these games will be sequels to popular series that fans have been waiting for a long time, while others will be new IPs that could become the next big hit. 2023 is full of new releases, as several titles had to be pushed back from their original release dates from 2022 to 2023, hopefully giving developers more time to perfect their games and iron out any game-breaking issues. .
2023 could be a good year with highly anticipated titles, but Xbox’s decision to increase the price of first-party Xbox games, with PS5 exclusives priced at $70, may discourage gamers from buying new games. Microsoft is the latest publisher to raise game prices, as many other companies have joined Sony in setting the prices of current-gen games. Xbox gamers will have to think harder about what games to buy in 2023, as all major releases on Xbox will be subject to price increases, as will Bethesda’s upcoming titles, although this makes Game Pass even more attractive.
Ark 2 Early Access will begin in 2023
Ark 2 was originally slated for a 2022 release, with pre-release footage showing what players can expect from the game such as improved lighting, shadows, textures and realism. However, a mid-2022 Ark 2 trailer revealed a new 2023 release date for the game, although the exact reason for the delay is unknown. Ark 2 features Soulslike melee combat and sliding, swinging, free climbing, parkour, and more. is expected to have more advanced transition mechanics. Unlike Ark: Survival Evolved, the upcoming game has a storyline that follows Vin Diesel’s character as he leads his tribe as they explore the wilderness and fight against other tribes.
Forza Motorsport returns to Xbox in 2023
The eighth installment in the Forza Motorsport series, simply titled Forza Motorsport, appears to be a reboot of the series after the poor performance of Forza Motorsport 7. The first images showed Forza Motorsport’s amazing attention to detail and the game will offer real. -time ray tracing, realistic graphics fidelity and improved physics simulations. Forza Motorsport will also change the dynamic time of day, which will affect track temperature and tire condition, with higher temperatures depleting tire durability more quickly. The focus on realism could also mean the game will offer a higher level of customization and customization, a staple of the Forza Motorsport franchise.
STALKER 2 could finally be released in 2023
STALKER 2: Heart of Chornobyl is finally set for release in 2023 after the game was delayed due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, where developer GSC Game World is based. The studio strengthened its support for Ukraine by renaming STALKER 2 from the Russian spelling to the Ukrainian spelling, turning “Chernobyl” into “Chernobyl”. STALKER 2 takes place in an alternate world in 2006, where the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant has mysteriously exploded again, causing supernatural events to spawn monstrous mutated beasts. The plot of the game will follow the story of the protagonist Skif, who works as an illegal scavenger (known as a stalker) in a highly radioactive zone.
However, wartime interruptions weren’t the only problem STALKER 2 faced during development. The game was originally supposed to include NFTs, which contained NPCs modeled after the game’s players, but the announcement was met with massive fan backlash, leading the developer to remove NFTs from STALKER 2. Even before these recent troubles, the game was first announced in 2010. . The first versions of STALKER 2 never saw the light of day, but GSC Game World officially disbanded at the end of 2011, only to be reformed in 2014.
Redfall is Arkane Studios’ first offering since the Xbox acquisition
Redfall is a cooperative first-person shooter developed by Arkane Studios and featuring four heroes with unique abilities. Redfall’s gameplay includes a variety of vampires, such as fishermen and observers, the latter of which fire eye beams from searchlights that players must avoid to avoid being noticed. The game will feature a large map that dwarfs Prey’s Talos I space station, giving players plenty of space to hunt down the vampires that have invaded the Massachusetts city. The developer also decided to include stealth and scouting skills that allow players to change their approach to defeat opponents and even avoid battles.
Starfield’s delayed release will bring it to Xbox in 2023
Bethesda’s latest Starfield game has over 200,000 lines of dialogue, making it the studio’s biggest RPG to date. Players will be able to customize ships, discover new planets, build planetary bases, and engage in space battles in the Inhabited Systems spanning 50 light years spanning the Solar System. Starfield will feature extensive character customization, allowing players to choose the hero’s background, traits, and religion. Story-wise, Starfield will be set 20 years after the war that broke out in the year 2310 between the game’s two largest factions, the United Colonies and the Freestar Collective.
The biggest games coming to Xbox in 2023
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2023 could be a good year for Xbox fans with upcoming releases that have a chance to rival the best Xbox games of 2022. Starfield can be a strong contender for the best RPG game in 2023 due to the abundance of dialogue lines that can engage players. in its own world, while Forza Motorsport can deliver a new racing experience with next-generation realism. STALKER 2, Redfall and Ark 2 have shown potential to be the next big hits on Xbox in 2023 based on the story, gameplay and details of the released trailers.