Xbox has scheduled an event called Developer_Direct, set to take place on January 18

You're about to have a unique opportunity to dive into the exciting world of Xbox games as a new edition of Developer_Direct is on its way. On January 18 at 12:00 PM PT/ 3:00 PM ET/ 8:00 PM UK, fans will get a glimpse behind the scenes of several highly anticipated games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, PC, and Game Pass.

At the Developer_Direct event, game creators will provide a detailed look at upcoming projects, their creation process, and the development teams behind them. We'll peek into MachineGames' studio in Sweden for insights into their new Indiana Jones game, visit Obsidian's offices in Avowed for fresh information, delve into Oxide Games' project Ara: History Untold in Maryland, and explore Ninja Theory in Cambridge, England, to learn more about Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II. Please note that although the event won't feature updates on games from Activision Blizzard, news from these teams is expected later this year.

This event will celebrate a part of the upcoming Xbox game lineup and further confirms our commitment to delivering unforgettable experiences to Xbox players. 2024 kicked off with amazing Game Pass titles, and you can expect even more incredible games from Xbox and our partners as the year progresses.

Fans are encouraged to tune in to Xbox channels on January 18 at 12:00 PM PT/ 3:00 PM ET/ 8:00 PM UK to catch the latest on the following projects:

Indiana Jones game: MachineGames, known for creating the Wolfenstein series, will unveil their new Indiana Jones adventure-action game, allowing players to step into the shoes of the legendary archaeologist. Developer_Direct will showcase over 10 minutes of gameplay, provide various game details including setting, story, gameplay mechanics as Indy, announce the next globe-trotting adventure, and debut the first gameplay trailer.

Avowed: Obsidian's team will share a comprehensive gameplay presentation of Avowed, their upcoming fantasy action RPG set in the vibrant Living Lands. Discover how Obsidian's expertise in crafting worlds with deep themes, dynamic gameplay, and reactive storytelling come alive in Avowed, where players will have the agency to shape their adventure.

Ara: History Untold: Leaders at Oxide Games, a studio founded by strategy genre veterans and creators of classic games, will unveil new gameplay details about their upcoming historical strategy title.Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II: Ninja Theory will offer insights into the creation of Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II, shedding light on the scale and meticulous development involved in Senua's journey.

Stay tuned to Xbox channels on January 18 to catch all the exciting updates!