Published on June 10th, 2024 | by Adrian Gunning

Everything Revealed at the Xbox Games Showcase and Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Direct

The Xbox Games Showcase and Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Direct just wrapped up, and here’s an overview of everything revealed in today’s double feature.

The Xbox Games Showcase – which you can watch on-demand here – featured returns to beloved series with Gears of War: E-Day and Doom: The Dark Ages, fresh looks at Call of Duty: Black Ops 6, Indiana Jones and the Great Circle, Perfect Dark, State of Decay 3, South of Midnight, Avowed, a reveal for Starfield: Shattered Space, and much more. The show also revealed the release date of The War Within, the next expansion for World of Warcraft.

The first Showcase featuring games from our portfolio of studios across Activision, Blizzard, Bethesda and Xbox Game Studios – in addition to our third-party partners – players were treated to premieres and new updates for dozens of games, many of which will be available on Game Pass.

And from our partners, there was a world-premiere look at gameplay from AC: Shadows, an introduction to your future party members in the long-awaited Dragon Age: The Veilguard as well as debuts and updates from upcoming gems like Mixtape, Winter Burrow, and Expedition 33 among many others.

Players also got a look at the gameplay reveal of the brand-new Call of Duty: Black Ops 6. You can view the Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Direct for a deeper dive here.

Plus, we revealed three new Xbox Series X|S console options joining our current lineup this holiday season in select markets. We’ll share market availability and regional Estimated Retail Pricing (ERP) when we share preorder details in the coming months.

Xbox Wire:

For more information on everything revealed at the Xbox Games Showcase and Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 Direct, please check out the full recap on Xbox Wire as well as deeper-dive dedicated Xbox Wire posts for Gears of War: E-Day, State of Decay 3, and South of Midnight.

A week of Official Xbox Podcast Showcase specials:

Beginning Tuesday, June 11, the Official Xbox Podcast will air podcasts throughout the week featuring discussions with developers and even deeper looks at some of the exciting games from the show, starting with Avowed and followed by Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eater. An episode a day will drop at 3am AEST on Xbox’s YouTube channel and podcast services, and easily found on Xbox Wire.

About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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