Xbox unleashes Award Winning Games at Xbox One Showcase 2014
Microsoft shows off Xbox One’s stellar line up of games coming this holidayand introduces Xbox High FlyersSingapore, 1 September 2014 – Today, Xbox opened its Showcase event at the School of the Arts with an exclusive behind the scenes look at the line-up of blockbuster games coming to Singapore. The event featured international developers and publishers representing the breadth and depth of the Xbox One portfolio.
Only on Xbox One this holiday will gamers be able to create Car Clubs of up to 1,000 members and race through a wide-open world featuring the stunning landscapes of Southern Europe in “Forza Horizon 2”, relive the complete story of a legendary hero in “Halo: The Master Chief Collection”, explore, scavenge and fight to survive in a world overrun by zombies in “Dead Rising 3”, join Ori, the last spirit guardian, as he discovers the mysteries of a dying forest in a beautiful coming-of-age story in “Ori and the Blind Forest”, and dive into the mayhem of Sunset City in “Sunset Overdrive”.
Also available on Xbox One this holiday season are highly anticipated blockbusters like “Assassin’s Creed: Unity”, “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare”, and “EA SPORTS FIFA 15”.
“The feedback from our fans in Singapore has been overwhelming. We are excited about the launch on September 23rd and look forward to welcoming our fans to a world of award winning games, making Xbox the best place to play this holiday and beyond. We will launch at least 50 games this holiday with 20 of them being exclusive to the Xbox platform which makes it the biggest console launch line up in Singapore,” said Rennie Addabbo, Xbox Sales and Marketing Director, Greater Asia Region.
To celebrate the launch of Xbox One in Singapore, Xbox is giving its fans the chance to win a trip of a lifetime. “Xbox High Flyers” will grant one lucky Singaporean fan alongside other fans across the Asia region to jet set across the globe for 10 days. Fans will stand a chance to visit some of the biggest game studios, get air-borne with Master Chief and play spectator to the world’s most epic sporting events.
In addition, Xbox will give hundreds of great prizes including limited edition prizes and exclusive content. “We have some of the most passionate fans in the industry and we want to continue to deliver the next generation of games and entertainment for our fans across Asia. We want to thank our fans for their continued support by creating an out of this world gaming trip, only possible by Xbox,” added Rennie Addabbo.
In a strategic partnership with StarHub, users will now be able to access an exciting library of content from the StarHub TV Anywhere app which will be available for free download on Xbox One. Boasting a signature Windows tiled layout unique to Xbox One, the app offers easy navigation through StarHub TV Anywhere’s line-up of 89 channels including one FreeView Channel, SuperSports Arena. SuperSports Arena will be made available to non-customers as long as they have registered for a Hub ID.
Also unique to Xbox One, the StarHub TV Anywhere app recognises voice and gesture commands, and allows users to discover content offered on StarHub TV Anywhere via Xbox One’s native Bing search. For an elevated viewing experience, customers can deploy Xbox SmartGlass, an Xbox app, to turn their mobile devices into remote controls to interact with the StarHub TV Anywhere app directly.
Fans in Singapore will have the choice of great bundles at day one with great value. Fans can
currently choose from two pre-order options: the Xbox One Launch Console Bundle which includes a
digital copy of EA Sports™ FIFA 15 for only S$639, and the Xbox One Launch Kinect Bundle which
includes a digital copy of EA Sports™ FIFA 15 and Dance Central Spotlight for only S$739.
For more details, please visit the Microsoft Store: http://www.microsoftstore.com/mssg/ensg/
Games launching on 23 September 2014:
Dance Central Spotlight
Dead Rising 3: Apocalypse Edition
EA SPORTS UFC
EA SPORTS FIFA 15
Forza Motorsport 5: Racing Game Of The Year
Halo: Spartan Assault
Call of Duty: Ghosts
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark
Kinect Sports Rivals
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood
Need for Speed Rivals
Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare
Ryse: Son of Rome
Games launching during Holiday 2014:
Assassin’s Creed Unity
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition
Disney Infinity 2.0 : Marvel Super Heroes
Dragon Age: Inquisition
Far Cry 4
Forza Horizon 2
Fruit Ninja Kinect 2
Grand Theft Auto V
Halo: The Master Chief Collection
Just Dance 2015
Killer Instinct: Season 2
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
Murdered: Soul Suspect
Ori and the Blind Forest
Skylanders: Trap Team
The Evil Within
Tomb Raider : Definitive Edition
Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires
Warriors Orochii 3 Ultimate
Apps launching on 23 September 2014:
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