The lights are on
Sure, streaming, television, and video recording are great features to have in a console platform. They aren’t what gets you to open your wallet and bring home an expensive piece of gaming hardware. We’ve heard your pleas. You want games.
That’s why we’ve put together a quick rundown of the games to look forward to. We'll continue to update this list, and if you see something missing, please let us know. Here is everything we know that's planned for the Xbox One in 2014.
Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved - October 21Harmonix has made better use of the Kinect hardware than any other developer. The studio’s upcoming music and movement game will hopefully be the title that justifies the inclusion of the camera in the box
Just Dance 2015 - October 21Ubisoft's annual dance franchise is a huge seller, and it's no wonder it'll be back.
The Legend of Korra - October 21Nickelodeon's hit cartoon is getting the video game treatment courtesy of Activision and Platinum Games.
Shadow Warrior - October 21Swords, guns, and magic are your weapons in Flying Wild Hog's re-envisioning of this classic shooter.
The Walking Dead Season Two - October 21The award-winning series continues later this year in a full, retail package.
Lords of the Fallen - October 28Players will take on the role of Harkin, humanity's last hope against a crushing tide of demons
NBA Live 15 - October 28EA is giving its basketball title another shot this year. This time, it's going head-to-head with 2K Sports..
Sunset Overdrive - October 28Insomniac’s first Xbox One title is a traversal-based shooter with bright colors, tons of customization, and crazy weapons.
Costume Quest 2 - "Halloween"While not tagged with a specific date, Double Fine has promised to deliver the game around Halloween. Whether that means right on the day or shortly before, we don't know yet, but we're confident the studio will hit the mark.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - November 4Sledgehammer Games takes the reins for the first time in this year's Call of Duty title. The game takes place in 2054 and stars Kevin Spacey as the leader of the world's largest PMC.
Rocksmith - November 4Ubisoft's guitar tutorial game will let you rock out on Xbox One soon.
The Wolf Among Us - November 4Telltale's take on the Fables comic series will be coming to retail.
Assassin’s Creed Unity - November 11This Assassin’s Creed title will be PC and new-gen only. After a leak forced Ubisoft’s hand, we got our first look at Assassins during the French revolution.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection - November 11Microsoft is updating and bundling all four Halo games starring the Master Chief. All of the previously released multiplayer maps are included.
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham - November 11Batman and friends take on Brainiac in an all new Lego adventure.
Dragon Age: Inquisition - November 18BioWare's upcoming return to Thedas is one of this fall's most anticipated titles.
Far Cry 4 - November 18The action moves from the tropics to the Himalayas this year.
Grand Theft Auto V - November 18The long-awaited new-gen update to Grand Theft Auto is coming this fall.
Never Alone - November 18A puzzle platformer based on Alaskan native stories.
WWE 2K15 - November 18Wrestlng fans step into the ring on Xbox One for the first time this fall.
Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions - November 25Activision's resurrected Sierra label will kick off with Lucid Games' Geometry Wars revival.
The Crew - December 2Ubisoft’s open-world racer will finally be making an appearance this fall. Will the social features be the hook that the publisher hopes?
Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris - December 9Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics are working on a sequel to last-generation's Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light
Halo 5: Guardians Beta - December 29343 Industries will likely have the last major Xbox One release for 2014, with the Halo 5 multiplayer beta. It's not a full game, but we have a feeling there might be a few people interested.
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Read on for games announced for 2014 that do not yet have firm release dates.