Xbox Collection X is due vacation 2020, however up till now we’ve not seen many recreation reveals for the console past Halo Infinite and Hellblade II. However in an interview for IGN’s podcast Unlocked, Xbox boss Phil Spencer says that is going to vary quickly, and future reveals can have a a lot larger give attention to video games.
When requested if there was something left to say in regards to the system itself, or whether or not it was “all video games from right here on out,” Spencer stated that whereas there are nonetheless issues to disclose in regards to the system and providers offered by Xbox Collection X, what they’ve introduced to this point has been achieved to “make room for video games” of their additional reveals.
“We all know video games are what individuals play,” Spencer says. “You do not play variable price shading, you do not play ray tracing, you play the video games that use these applied sciences.” Exhibiting off these applied sciences has paved the best way for them to point out off how their video games will use them. “This is among the causes we had Hellblade once we did the unveil on the Recreation Awards–I assumed exhibiting up on the Recreation Awards with out a recreation could be a little bit tone-deaf,” he continued.
Spencer guarantees that Microsoft is “positively going to be leaning into the video games discuss now” within the lead-up to launch. “A overwhelming majority of what we will be speaking about going ahead, and admittedly our third events wish to speak about as nicely, is the good video games,” he says.
You possibly can hear his full response across the 38 minute mark within the video of the interview.
Elsewhere within the interview, Phil Spencer commented on the affect of COVID-19 on the system and Halo Infinite, reiterating that the system won’t be delayed. Spencer additionally says that Xbox has a “successful plan” for the way it will compete with the PlayStation 5.