Everything you need to know about Xbox one launch titles.

Xbox one launch titles

Everything you need to know about Xbox one launch titles.

Among others, Xbox one console stands among other Xbox consoles developed by Microsoft. It first came to the public in 2013, succeeding the Xbox 360. when a product comes to life, it needs to be introduced to the market which is where the word launch comes in. In terms of the Xbox one console or any other consoles launch, there are games that you will find available by the time you buy the Xbox. Occasionally, some of these games are released before the system is released or come with new hardware. This is also the same case with Xbox one and let’s jump on the list of the launch titles for Xbox One. All you need to know is that just like you buy a new phone, there are certain apps that you find are already on the phone and so this will get you to easily understand the meaning of launch titles.

Xbox One launch titles.

Before we go any further, I would like to clarify one thing. The list to be discussed in this article is just a portion of over twenty launch titles that are tied to the Xbox One console and this shouldn’t discourage you to buy the Xbox if you had a prior interest. This is just to give you a sneak peek of what was there when the console was first released in 2013.

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag  ( October)

Developed by Ubisoft Montreal, it’s an action-adventure video game in October of 2013. It has both single and multiplayer modes. It is a sequel to Assassin’s Creed 3, a 2012 game. This game is a 2013 action-adventure game with a  sixth main instalment in the Assassin’s Creed series. While in the game, the player takes on the role of Abstergo Entertainment research analyst and they go about the story of Edward Kenny who is known to be the father of Haytham Kenway and grandfather Ratonhnhaké:ton from the ancestor of Desmond Miles.

Battlefield 4 (October)

This video game was developed by DICE and it’s a sequel of Battlefield 3 released in 2011. It’s a first-person shooter kind of video game. Battlefield 4 fast words the story to 3 years ahead during the fictional “war of 2020”. It follows the model of both single and multi-player.

Call of Duty: Ghosts (November)

Call of duty: ghosts follow the genre of the first-person shooter and it was developed by infinity ward and published by Activision. It takes on the tenth position in the instalment of the call of duty series but sixth to be developed by infinity ward. It takes on the mode of single-player and multiplayer mode.

Crimson Dragon(November)

This game unlike the first ones follows a rail shooter genre. It is a spin-off of Crimson Dragon: side story which was previously released in September of 2012. It was developed by Grounding Inc and published by Microsoft Studios and just like the other others, it’s a single, multi-player mode.

Dead Rising 3 (November)

The second action-adventure video game we have seen in the article. Dead Rising 3 was developed by Capcom Vancouver and published by Microsoft Studios. Its plot goes all the way to 2021 which is ten years after the incident of the fortune city outbreak and over 15 years after the Willamette outbreak. It’s a single and multiplayer mode

FIFA 14 (September)

Don’t you just love to play football and this right here is a good one. It’s a football simulation kind of video game and it was developed by EA Canada and published by Electronic Arts and it’s a multiplayer mode.

Fighter (November)

A Kinect- based fighting video game. It was developed by a Belgian studio and published by Ubisoft, it is a sequel of fighters uncaged which had been released in 2010. One thing it holds a name to is being named the worst video game of all time by critics which was also followed by a massive number of negative PS4 reviews. It takes the genre of fighting and is a single-player mode.

Forza Motorsport 5 (November)

This game is all about cars and races. It was developed by Turn 10 studios and published by Microsoft and for the fun part, it has commentators. Who are Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Richard Hammond? It also takes on the mode of single and multiplayer.

Killer instinct (November )

Yes, another fighting video game. Killer instinct was created by rare and developed by midway, Nintendo and Microsoft studios. There are three releases here, the first one being in 1994, the second being in 1995 and its sequel killer instinct 2, released in 1996.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes ( October)

This game though is an action-adventure that follows the theme of Legos. It was developed by traveller’s Tales and published by Warner bros. It has other titles “ Lego star wars: the complete saga and Lego Batman 2: DC superheroes. It takes on both single and multiplayer modes.

Other games not listed are; Ryse: Son of Rome, LocoCycle, Zoo Tycoon, Madden NFL 25, NBA live 14, Just dance 2014, Zumba Fitness: World Party, Watchdogs, power star Golf, Perfect Dark Hero, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow six siege, Skylanders: Swap Force, Need for Speed Rivals. All these games range from cars, adventures, Legos, basketball among so many others. You just need to start playing to know how good or bad some of them are.


These games are either boring or interesting depending on your preferences but it’s not just one or two games you find but multiple so you can easily browse for the good one. What has been mentioned in the article is just basic of what you will find while playing the game especially if you are just a new Xbox One console owner. I recommend that you don’t just rubbish them off but take the time to know which is perfect for you or your friends.