The rumors of recent days have proved to be correct and at the end of January Microsoft will hold an Xbox showcase called Developer Direct, an event to update the community on new games coming to PC and Xbox consoles in the first half of 2023.
Xbox Developer Direct date and time
Xbox Developer Direct will take place on January 25 at 21:00 ET, the event should last about 45 minutes and Microsoft has promised focus on the gameplay, in addition to the trailers we will therefore also see the games in action, certainly good news for the community. The show will be broadcast live on the Xbox social channels and we will follow it on the Everyeye.it Twitch channel with a live broadcast that will start about an hour earlier, with pre-show and post-show to enliven the evening.
Xbox Developer Direct games
For this event, Microsoft will focus on games releasing during the first part of the year. The presence of Forza Motorsport has been confirmed, with Turn10 revealing new details and showcasing gameplay for its new racing game. Mojang will be there with the Minecraft Legends PvP componentMoreover there will also be Arkane with Redfallwe will see a new single player gameplay and a video on the multiplayer component with a focus on exploration, Open World and boss fights.
Zenimax Online Studios also will unveil the next chapter of The Elder Scrolls Online, the famous MMO set in the world of ESO. Surprise announcements could concern Xbox Game Pass, in particular there is talk of the debut of 007 GoldenEye and possible announcements related to the family plan and the addition of Ubisoft + in the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription.
Starfield won’t be at the Xbox Developer Direct but Microsoft has promised that the Bethesda game will enjoy a showcase of its own later in the year.