The best Xbox One games to play right now

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The Xbox One may not have the same selection of specifications as the PlayStation 4 or Nintendo Switch, but it has a handful does are worth checking out. Some of the best Xbox One games are first-party titles, but you’ll find plenty of other quality games like Electronic Arts, Bethesda, and Ubisoft that make up a huge library of games worth playing.

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Many of them are also available on Xbox’s Game Pass program, so you can try out the best games on the system without shelling out $60 left and right. If you’ve already upgraded to the Xbox Series X, don’t worry: The vast majority of Xbox One games work on the Series X and Series S with Microsoft’s Smart Delivery program.

from the snowy mountains valhalla As for the concrete walls of the Federal Bureau of Control, here are the best Xbox One games.

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Apex Legends

Champions posing in Apex Legends.

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Apex Legends There is a squad-based battle royale from Respawn Entertainment, the studio behind the excellent Titanfall series. Although it doesn’t have titans or terrifying wall-running, Apex Legends Battle Royale is a refreshing entry into the genre. The 60-player format divides players into three teams, each competition selecting from a pool of legends with unique abilities.

Apex Legends We have the best nonverbal communication system we’ve seen in a multiplayer game. The ping system lets you place markers on weapons, enemies, and other points of interest to help keep your teammates informed. There is no need to even speak to the mic. This is good.

The vast sci-fi map is full of surprises and little details. gunplay is just as good Titan fall And the battle royale looks great in the format, thanks to a slew of different options and cool attachments. And in a change from other battle royale games, you can bring teammates back to life after a little work.

best thing about Apex Legends? It is free to play and no micro transactions give you a competitive advantage.

read our full Apex Legends Review

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla

Assassin's Creed Valhalla Fort

Although Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Runs better on the beefier Xbox Series X, it’s still an excellent title on Xbox One (and it supports Smart Delivery, so you can get the Series X version when you upgrade). After just a few hours in the game, it’s easy to see valhalla One of the best assassin’s creed games ever. The game shows off what Ubisoft’s AnvilNext 2.0 engine has to offer, as developer Ubisoft Montreal pushes technology to its limits.

It’s not just the scenery that stands out. valhalla Still uses the open-world design featured in Original And odyssey, But Valhalla The world feels denser than its predecessors. Other than this, valhalla Combat increases the intensity of encounters, making each swing of your sword or mace feel sharper than ever. in many ways, valhalla have to Odyssey And Original What black Flag was for the first Assassins Creed Sport: A familiar experience with enough refinement to make a difference.

read our full Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Review

call of Duty Modern Warfare

A soldier in Call of Duty Modern Warfare

call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare Defined Xbox 360. Its intense single-player campaign went like a blockbuster movie, while its competitive multiplayer kept the disc on player consoles for years.

Infinity Ward returns to sub-series with reboot call of Duty Modern Warfare, a game that understands what fans love about the original game without getting bogged down in its legacy. This time around, the story is told in a more grounded and realistic manner, with disturbing material that simply isn’t included for twists or shock value.

Competitive multiplayer has also been refined in call of Duty Modern Warfare, combining massive Ground War modes with staples like Team Deathmatch and Domination. with the release of warzone Battle Royale, there is much more to love about this game.

read our full call of Duty Modern Warfare Review

Control

Using psychic powers under control.

Remedy Entertainment fans get a taste of the studio’s potential with Xbox One games quantum break, But Control The third person shooter is a more sophisticated take on the genre. Set in the Morphing Headquarters for the Federal Bureau of Control, Control There’s an “unnatural” mystery that starts out weird and only gets weirder.

As protagonist Jesse Faden, you are given the role of director upon your entry and must work to purge his enemies from the Bureau. You do this with the help of your unique superpower abilities, which include telekinesis and mind control. With these, you have the Service Weapon, a unique handgun that changes forms and functions like a shotgun or machine gun. it makes Control‘s Combat is satisfying and encourages experimentation.

read our full Control Review

cuphead

Joker Boss Fight in Cuphead.

Some games are tough. and then there is cuphead. The 2D sidescrolling game combines challenging platforming gauntlets with some of the toughest bosses on the planet, each capable of taking down the titular hero in just a few hits, and some of the fastest reflexes of any game we’ve tried for it. is needed. ever played

You won’t mind dying the same enemy over and over very much, however, as cuphead There’s also a gorgeous love letter to classic animated films from the 30s like Steamboat Willie, and the hand-crafted animations and environments are nothing short of breathtaking. Combine that with an era-appropriate soundtrack that’s heavy on swing and piano, and you have an absolute classic hit. Even if you’re not a fan of video games, cuphead Artistically still impressive.

fate 2

Soldiers in Destiny 2.

Bungie seemingly ran the original Luck to release, offering a campaign mode that didn’t make much sense and that surprisingly lacked endgame content. fate 2 Aimed at fixing these mistakes, and its campaign is everything we’ve come to expect from developer Bungie – loud, fast, fun, and a whole lot of fun.

Now more than four years after launch, fate 2 has evolved in amazing and great ways. While the first two, smaller expansions didn’t add much in terms of depth, the more recent ones have given a welcome change to the experience. Plenty of new endgame content, missions, and areas to explore, beyond the light changes the identity of fate 2 And will keep parents busy (and happy) as the online first-person shooter continues to grow.

Together witch queen Expansion set for launch on February 22, 2022, fate 2 There’s a lot for fans to be excited about.

read our full Destiny 2: Beyond Light Review

Devil May Cry 5

Fighters in Devil May Cry 5.

After taking a darker direction with DMC Back in 2013 from Ninja Theory (more on that developer in a bit), the original series returns with Devil May Cry 5. Set after the events of four other games, Devil May Cry 5 Puts you in control of three different characters, each with unique weapons and mastery abilities. Nero’s ferocity is in contrast to Dante’s brilliance, and both are as different as possible from V’s demon-spawning style.

Devil May Cry 5 With a gorgeous engine that feels like the perfect mix of old and new, this is one of the prettiest games on Xbox One. However, it hasn’t lost the challenge of the series, and the second run on Son of Sparda difficulty mixes up enemy diversity to put your skills to the test.

read our full Devil May Cry 5 Review

doom eternal

Fighting a hellish creature in Doom Eternal.

A sequel that’s even better than the 2016 reboot, doom eternal A confident and lightning-fast first-person shooter from the masters of id Software. It expands on the movement-focused combat of its predecessors with Glory Kills, when performed on staggered enemies, and more than twice as many types of monsters ready to tear the Doom Slayer limb by limb. He’ll have a hard time doing that, as he’s packing a massive arsenal of spring-loaded arm-blades, powerful chainsaws, and guns.

where doom eternal far beyond 2016 Apocalypse Its competitive multiplayer is Battlemode, which turns the generic deathmatch mode into a doom slayer and odd battle between two monsters. Every fight is a tense affair from start to finish, with the monsters being able to spawn more allies on their side and ganging up on the slayer as he attempts to escape and launch his own counter-attack.

read our full doom eternal Review

fortnite

Characters survive storms in Fortnite.

fortnite No introduction is needed. Epic Games’ third-person shooter — and its free battle royale mode — took the industry (and the world) by storm with its unique mix of last-man-standing action and building mechanics.

It dominated the conversations of kids in school, spawned countless imitators, and even managed to surpass PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, which used a similar structure that served as the main inspiration fortnite Battle Royale. With a steady stream of content updates for players to always try or see something new, the number of players remains high, while some parents even buy tutoring sessions to improve their children’s skills – and their own. Of.

read our full Fortnite Battle Royale Review

forza horizon 4

Sports car in Forza Horizon 4.

Playground Games has proven itself as one of the best racing game developers on the planet, and the studio has outgrown itself forza horizon 4. This time in action in the UK, forza horizon 4 Filled with racing challenges and open-world fun to participate in, and running at 4K or 60 frames per second on Xbox One X, it’s a stunning display of power. The Horizon series is very different from Forza Motorsport, with an emphasis on exploration and less attention to realism.

A new season system changes the atmosphere, too, freezing lakes or turning easy roads into muddy death traps, and real players always racing around you in the world, forza horizon 4 Allows you to be only a few moments away from the race at any time. It even has a battle royale mode, (if you can believe it)!

read our full forza horizon 4 Review

gears 5

Desert map in gears 5.

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