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The Xbox One Launch Games

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Here are the games that will launch alongside Microsoft’s next generation console when it releases on Nov. 22.

Xbox One Exclusives:

  • Forza Motorsport 5 (Turn 10 Studios/Microsoft Studios): $59.99

  • Dead Rising 3 (Capcom Vancouver/Microsoft Studios): $59.99

Watch this story trailer.

  • Killer Instinct (Double Helix Games/Microsoft Studios): Free-to-Play/$19.99/$39.99/$59.99

The return of Killer Instinct after almost two decades comes as a free-to-play download for the launch of Xbox One. The free download comes with one free fighter, which is returning character Jago. Here’s what each pay tier comes with.

Watch this lengthy gameplay video.

  • Ryse: Son of Rome (Crytek/Microsoft Studios): $59.99

  • Kinect Sports Rivals Preseason (Rare/Microsoft Studios): Free

This is a trial version of the full game, which will release in spring 2014. Preseason will feature monthly player challenges and rewards that carry over to the full release of Kinect Sports Rivals.

  • Crimson Dragon (Grounding Inc./Land Ho!/Microsoft Studios): $19.99

  • Fighter Within (AMA Ltd./Ubisoft): $59.99

The Fighter Within is a Kinect-only fighting game. Watch this gameplay trailer.

  • Powerstar Golf (Zoe Mode/Microsoft Studios): $19.99

Not Exclusive but not on PlayStation 4:

  • Lococycle (Twisted Pixel/Microsoft Studios, also on Xbox 360): $19.99

  • Zoo Tycoon (Frontier Developments/Microsoft Studios, also on Xbox 360): $59.99 (Walmart-exclusive, downloadable)


  • Battlefield 4 (DICE/Electronic Arts): $59.99

  • Call of Duty: Ghosts (Infinity Ward/Activision): $59.99

  • FIFA 14 (EA Canada/EA Sports): $59.99

  • Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft): $59.99

  • Just Dance 2014 (Ubisoft Paris/Ubisoft): $49.99

  • Angry Birds: Star Wars (Activision): $49.99

  • Lego Marvel Super Heroes (TT Games/Warner Bros. Interactive): $59.99

  • Madden NFL 25 (EA Tiburon/EA Sports): $59.99

  • NBA 2K14 (Visual Concepts/2K Sports): $59.99

  • NBA Live 14 (EA Tiburon/EA Sports): $59.99

  • Skylanders: Swap Force (Vicarious Visions/Activision): $74.99

  • Zumba Fitness: World Party (Majesco Entertainment): $49.99

World Party is an exercise game that uses the Kinect. Watch the launch trailer.

  • Need for Speed Rivals (Ghost Games/Electronic Arts): $59.99

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