Content: ŌKAMI HD
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Game Description: Experience the critically acclaimed masterpiece with its renowned Sumi-e ink art style in breathtaking high resolution. Take on the role of Amaterasu, the Japanese sun goddess who inhabits the form of a legendary white wolf, on a quest to defeat Orochi, an eight-headed demon and tyrannical monster responsible for turning the world of Nippon into a ruined wasteland. Players will be able to choose between modern widescreen format or the original release’s 4:3 ratio. Interactive loading game screens from the original game are also included.

Purchase ŌKAMI HD for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Capcom
Publisher: Capcom
Website: ŌKAMI HD
Twitter: @Capcom_Unity / @OkamiOfficial

Content: RESIDENT EVIL 7 biohazard Gold Edition – Survival Bundle 
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Game Description: Experience one of the scariest, most highly acclaimed games of 2017 with Resident Evil 7 Gold Edition – complete with all Season Pass content. As Ethan Winters, explore the seemingly abandoned Baker mansion and uncover the truth behind the disappearance of your wife. The Gold Edition contains the full game plus DLC: the Banned Footage Vol. 1 and 2, and the End of Zoe epilogue episode. Also available as a free download to all RE7 owners is the ‘Not a Hero’ epilogue chapter starring Chris Redfield. Note: Not a Hero downloadable content is also included.

NOTE: This version of the game contains the same content as the Deluxe Edition. The additional content included is the same as the Season Pass content. Players who already own either the Season Pass or the Deluxe Edition should ensure to avoid duplicate purchases.

Purchase RESIDENT EVIL 7 biohazard Gold Edition – Survival Bundle for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Capcom
Publisher: Capcom
Website: RESIDENT EVIL 7 biohazard
Twitter: @RE_Games

Content: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
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Game Description: From the makers of the best-selling PC phenomenon, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS drops players into a competitive survival battle where you’ll engage in a heart-racing fight to be the last player left alive. Loot supplies, find weapons and gear-up to take on the competition in a solo or team squad match. Emerge the lone survivor in a thrilling game experience full of unexpected, adrenaline-pumping moments. Game Preview: Game is unfinished and work in progress, may change over time, and may not release as a final product. Game preview information at

Purchase PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Bluehole Studio, PUBG Corporation
Publisher: Microsoft
Website: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 18 December 2017.

These deals will expire at 11:00 am UTC on Tuesday December 19th 2017


Xbox One Deals

Content Title Content Type Discount Notes
The Surge* Xbox One Game 60% DWG
Bridge Constructor* Xbox One Game 67% DWG
Styx: Master of Shadows + Styx: Shards of Darkness* Xbox One Game 75% DWG
Dex* Xbox One Game 50% DWG
2Dark* Xbox One Game 70% DWG
Ethan: Meteor Hunter * Xbox One Game 50% DWG
Mega Man Legacy Collection* Xbox One Game 60% DWG
FlatOut 4 : Total Insanity* Xbox One Game 60% DWG
6180 the moon* Xbox One Game 33% DWG
Bridge Constructor Stunts* Xbox One Game 50% DWG
Caveman Warriors * Xbox One Game 33% DWG
Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 * Xbox One Game 33% DWG
NASCAR Heat 2* Xbox One Game 30% DWG
Poi* Xbox One Game 33% DWG
Refunct* Xbox One Game 50% DWG
Styx: Shards of Darkness* Xbox One Game 75% DWG
Gems of War – Sir Gwayne Starter Pack Add-On 85% Spotlight
HAWKEN – Starter Pack Add-On 85% Spotlight
Battle Islands – Support Engineer & Gold Add-On 85% Spotlight
Battle Islands:  Commanders – Exclusive Battle Over Berlin Bundle Add-On 85% Spotlight
Prominence Poker – Made Bundle Add-On 85% Spotlight
Iron Wings Xbox One Game 40% Spotlight
Maria The Witch Xbox One Game 50% Spotlight
Battlefield 1 Premium Pass Add-On 70% Spotlight

*These offers are only valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region.


Xbox 360 Deals

Content Title Content Type Discount Notes
Bound by Flame* Games On Demand 75% DWG
Contrast* Arcade 80% DWG
The Escapists* Games On Demand 75% DWG
Divinity II – The Dragon Knight Saga* Games On Demand 75% DWG
Mars: War Logs* Arcade 75% DWG
MEGA MAN 10* Arcade 40% DWG
MEGA MAN 9* Arcade 40% DWG
Remember Me* Games On Demand 75% DWG

*These offers are only valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region.

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Here we go…the latest episode of This Week On Xbox.

Remember, you can watch the interactive version of This Week on Xbox from the Community section of the Xbox One dashboard in Canada, the UK and the US or watch it on the Xbox YouTube channel (This Week on Xbox Playlist).

Leave a comment below or hit me up on Twitter and let me know what you think of the show.

Next week, the best-selling PC phenomenon of 2017 – PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – is coming exclusively to console on Xbox One in the Xbox Game Preview program.

To prepare you for your jump onto the island, we wanted to share the exact times the game will be available on Xbox One across the world. As with all multiplayer games – especially those with 100 person matches – as more players and servers come online around the globe, the shorter wait times will become and the faster you’ll be able to get into matches – so players in New Zealand and Australia, be patient!

PUBG Market Release Schedule

Region Start Date/Time (PT) Start Date/Time (UTC)
New Zealand 12/11/2017 3:00 12/11/2017 11:00
Australia 12/11/2017 5:00 12/11/2017 13:00
Japan, South Korea 12/11/2017 7:00 12/11/2017 15:00
Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore 12/11/2017 8:00 12/11/2017 16:00
India 12/11/2017 10:30 12/11/2017 18:30
United Arab Emirates 12/11/2017 12:00 12/11/2017 20:00
Russia, Saudi Arabia 12/11/2017 13:00 12/11/2017 21:00
Finland, Greece, Israel, Turkey, South Africa 12/11/2017 14:00 12/11/2017 22:00
Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland 12/11/2017 15:00 12/11/2017 23:00
United Kingdom, Ireland, Portugal 12/11/2017 16:00 12/12/2017 0:00
Brazil 12/11/2017 18:00 12/12/2017 2:00
Argentina, Chile 12/11/2017 19:00 12/12/2017 3:00
United States, Canada, Colombia 12/11/2017 21:00 12/12/2017 5:00
Mexico 12/11/2017 22:00 12/12/2017 6:00

As a reminder, Xbox Game Preview is a way for fans to preview and purchase the game while it’s a work-in-progress. PUBG Corp are approaching development on Xbox One with the same community-driven focus that they’ve taken with the game on PC and your feedback is key. Play the game, give the developers feedback and help make the game the best it can be.

We’ll have more information on how and where to share developer feedback, troubleshoot issues and get real-time updates before launch, so stay tuned.

We’ve also heard from many of you that you would like to pre-order the game digitally. Games in Xbox Game Preview are not eligible to be pre-ordered at this time, but you can buy and download the game as soon as it becomes available in your market, or pre-order from participating retailers worldwide.

Gear Up for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds With Limited-Edition Cosmetic Packs

The countdown to PUBG on Xbox has begun – see you on the island!

Joe Neate, Executive Producer at Rare, revealed the Sea of Thieves Limited Edition Xbox Wireless Controller today plus shared some info about Sea of Thieves, now available for pre-order and releasing March 20, 2018.

Pirates are nothing without the right tools, so we’re also happy to announce the Xbox Wireless Controller – Sea of Thieves Limited Edition so you can fight, sail and loot in style. The controller features a deep purple translucent design, adorned with laser etched barnacles, one treasured golden trigger and haunted by a mysterious glow-in-the-dark skull. The Xbox Wireless Controller – Sea of Thieves Limited Edition is now available for pre-order for $74.99 USD and ships globally in all Xbox One markets on Feb. 6, 2018.  The controller comes with the exclusive Ferryman Clothing Set for your Sea of Thieves character, a 14 day Live Gold trail, and a 14 day Game Pass trial at no additional cost.

For more information about Sea of Thieves and the Xbox Wireless Controller – Sea of Thieves Limited Edition, check out Xbox Wire.

For aspiring pirates new to the adventure, Sea of Thieves is a new type of multiplayer game where players take to the high seas on epic voyages to unravel puzzling riddles, engage in ship-to-ship battles and discover the treasure of a lifetime. Grab your crew and journey into a unique shared world where each pirate is a real player with their own intentions and goals.

Pre-Order Sea of Thieves

Pre-Order Xbox Wireless Controller – Sea of Thieves Limited Edition

While March 20, 2018 can’t come soon enough, we wouldn’t have gotten here without the loyal support of our awesome community. From the fantastic feedback received during the Technical Alpha to support during shows and conventions, Sea of Thieves is a testament to the incredible fans who have invested in this world with us. We look forward to your continued support as we sail toward release and beyond.

For the latest on Sea of Thieves and news on closed beta dates, stay tuned to in the lead up to March 20, 2018. We can’t wait to share more soon!

Content: A Way Out 
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until release date (03/22/2018 – 9:00 PM).

From the creators of Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons comes A Way Out, an exclusively co-op adventure where you play the role of one of two prisoners making their daring escape from prison. What begins as a thrilling breakout quickly turns into an unpredictable, emotional adventure unlike anything seen or played before. A Way Out is an experience that must be played with two players. Each player controls one of the main characters, Leo and Vincent, in a reluctant alliance to break out of prison and gain their freedom. Together, you’ll explore notions of trust and consequence as your choices begin to catch up with you. Play the entire experience with your friends for free using the friends pass free trial feature.

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