After the success of the last edition, also this year the Xbox confirms its presence at the Milan Games Week 2019, the most awaited Italian event for videogame fans, to be held in Rho Fiera Milano from 27 to 29 September.
A few days after the event, Microsoft unveils the lineup of titles that will be playable at the stand, located in Hall 12 of the fair: in addition to Gears 5, the acclaimed latest episode of the Gears of War saga, visitors will enjoy of the rich catalog of games available on Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and try a preview of Ghost Recon Breakpoint, which will be available from next October 4th.
” Milan Games Week represents a fundamental moment for the Italian videogame sector, as well as an unmissable opportunity to meet our fans, always at the center of Xbox’s commitment. After the extraordinary news announced during E3 2019 and the recent launch of Gears 5, which a few days after its release has already conquered players from all over the world, our goal is to offer the public a vast lineup of exclusive titles and services designed specifically to meet all the needs of gamers, offering them a complete and diversified gaming experience “, comments Cédric Mimouni, Head of Xbox for the Mediterranean Area.
The undisputed protagonists of the Microsoft booth, exceptional titles and the best of the services offered by Xbox to its vast audience of gamers. Action, adrenaline and unprecedented dynamism are the main ingredients of Gears 5, the new title signed by The Coalition which will be present on the stand with several stations available to the public. The new chapter of the saga, which amazes with 5 exciting modes and with the most challenging campaign ever, boasts enhanced graphics, expanded maps, a mystery-enriched storyline and characters that have brought pleasant news to the planet Sera. The new protagonist, Kait Diaz, will be engaged in epic battles, helped by the drone Jack, a precious ally that hides surprises that can enrich already exciting gameplay.
But it will not be only the intense atmospheres of the planet Sera that will dominate the Milan Games Week of Xbox: thanks to the possibility of trying Xbox Game Pass, players will be able to live many different adventures on consoles and PC. A large area is dedicated to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, the new subscription service, available for Xbox One and for Windows 10 PC, which boasts a large library with over 100 titles constantly updated and that includes all the advantages of Xbox Live Gold, the multiplayer game that takes the gaming experience to the next level.
The adrenaline-fueled Microsoft booth lineup will be further enriched by the chance to preview Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, a military shooter set in a mysterious and hostile open world that can be explored entirely in single-player or cooperative up to four players. Wounded, without the support and hunted by the Wolves, a treacherous American military unit, the visitors of Milan Games Week will find themselves fighting against each other on Auroa. Choosing the right ally will be crucial to bringing down Colonel Cole D. Walker, one of the toughest enemies ever faced by the Ghosts.
As the only technological partner with computers, monitors and accessories, there will be the Acer brand dedicated to the gaming world, Predator, which will provide gamers with the most innovative devices to make gaming experiences even more complete. Visitors will be able to try the ultra-thin Predator Triton 500 notebook and the new Predator Triton 5000, equipped with the latest processors, immerse themselves in the ultra-high-definition images of the Predator XB273KP gaming monitor, and discover the high performance of Predator mice, keyboards and headphones. specifically designed for the needs of the players.
Tiziana Ena, PBU & Marketing Manager of Acer Italy says ” Strengthening strong and solid partnerships is a key feature of our gaming strategy. With Microsoft, we share a deep commitment to supporting gamers with cutting-edge products like the Predator. Equipped with the latest innovations on the market in terms of graphics performance and thermal technologies, the Predators make possible new gaming experiences in the export field ”.
Visitors to the Xbox stand will also have the opportunity to try off-screen experiences and challenges, thanks to the presence of cosplayers and make-up artists who will help players immerse themselves in the atmosphere of their favorite title. But not only: on Sunday 29 September, the Xbox evangelists will engage visitors in a series of exciting video game themed quizzes, to test their knowledge and challenge the opposing team by winning fantastic gadgets.