Today, Aaron Greenberg, General Manager of Games Marketing at Xbox, shared different stats from the studios year so far, and also states that gameplay footage for Xbox Series X and S games will be shared later this month.
Confirmed in the Xbox Wire blog post yesterday too.
Among these stats is the fact that Xbox Game Studios will have released 15 games this year so far once Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition launches on October 15.
Of these many games released, Ori and the Will of the Wisps and Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 stand out as critically-acclaimed, with Metacritic averages of 90 and 92 respectively. 1.66 billion hours of Xbox Game Studios titles were played so far this year, with players logging over 26 million flights in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020.
Greenberg also noted how new survival game Grounded crossed a million players, while Sea of Thieves has crossed over 15 million players.
Xbox marketing has shared several stats for Xbox Game Studios in 2020 so far, including how many flights players have logged in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020. Additionally, gameplay footage of Xbox Series X and S games is coming later this month.