The 5 best exclusive games for Xbox One

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Xbox One has its fair share of exclusives, and that’s quite interesting to go through. There are many cool games that release solely on Xbox and playing them can be a whole lot of fun. And while there are some that you can play on both Xbox One and PlayStation, the reality is that you will be most excited solely about the exclusives when you purchase a console. But what titles are so good that you should consider getting an Xbox One instead of a PS4.

Forza Horizon 3

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There are many racing games out there, but none beats Forza Horizon 3. While the regular Forza series is known for its simulation racing, in Horizon games you explore new locations and just do what you want, when you want. There are no limits here and you are free to engage in races and have fun in any way you want. There’s a lot of excitement to be had here and in the end you will be very impressed and immersed into this experience for sure.

You have hundreds of cars that you can collect and use, with plenty of interesting game mechanics that you will enjoy as well. The game does a very good job at making each car drive in a different manner and you get to feel the handling without a problem. That works amazingly well for Horizon 3, a game where precision is key. They have hundreds of races too, not to mention you can create your own races and hop in online if you so desire. The game does a very good job at offering you fun moments and incredible gameplay mechanics that you will enjoy.

One thing to note about the game is that you also have thousands of customization options, with each car having different skins. Online players can also create car skins, so the possibilities are rather limitless here.

Quantum Break

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Quantum Break does a very good job at exploring a time travel story. Plus, the game seamlessly integrates with a live action TV series. It’s fun to play, it provides many hours of entertainment and in the end it’s just a nice, exciting experience that you do not want to miss.

The gameplay is distinct, since you get to harness the time manipulation aspect and explore all the options as you play. Plus, even if the title is short, it has a multitude of incredible ideas that you can explore here. The way the live action and gameplay interact is very compelling. Visuals are very good here and the fact that you can use these amazing powers in the middle of fights makes up for some very exciting battles. Of course, you still have to time your attacks as you can’t use attacks at random, but in the end you will find Quantum Break to be very interesting, fun to play and with a very good story to boot. If you like action and adventure games with a time manipulation aspect, this might be a great title for you.

Sunset Overdrive

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Sunset Overdrive comes with a simple premise. In a not so distant future, an energy drink turns everyone into zombies. You have to do all you can in order to eliminate the zombies and reach the antidote. Thankfully, the game isn’t offering a dreary experience, instead it just wants you to have fun as you explore all the unique options delivered here. You will be very impressed with the exciting game mechanics listed here and in the end the entire gameplay experience can be second to none. Of course, you do have some other cool stuff like a multiplayer mode and plenty of interesting gameplay ideas that you do not want to miss. The game is very immersive, it features a lot of new mechanics and the colorful experience delivered here is exciting. It’s one of the best new IPs on consoles.

Halo 5: Guardians

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Halo games are some of the best exclusives that you can find on the Xbox for more than a decade now and Halo 5: Guardians is no exception. The game has a nice story and at the same time it features a very good multiplayer that’s exciting and very rewarding. A thing to note here is that the new game modes are great to play through and the entire experience is designed with lots of fun in mind.

One thing to note is that the shooting experience is better and more distinct here. There’s a lot of excitement to be had here and in the end the gameplay is so good that you will always want to play one more match. Check it out if you like shooters and want a great, immersive and fun experience to enjoy right now.


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Titanfall is one of the games that promised a great blend between COD and Battlefield, all while adding massive robots into the mix. The game managed to bring in front a ton of new mechanics and the simple idea of controlling massive robots shows how enticing and fun the experience really is here. If you are a fan of shooters and you want to try out something new, this might be one of the very best options for sure. It’s a nice, exciting and immersive game, one that will give you lots and lots of mechanics to explore. Well worth your time if you are a fan of shooters, but even if you want a new type of gaming experience, Titanfall delivers that in spades.

Yes, Xbox One does have its own fair share of amazing videogames. With the new Backwards Compatibility and Play Anywhere features, playing games here has never been better, not to mention that you can purchase some of them on Xbox and play them on your PC as well. It’s a delightful experience and one that you will appreciate quite a bit. Well worth checking it out, all you have to do is to try these games and you will have a lot of fun!


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