All Xbox One Exclusives Confirmed for 2017

Xbox always packs the most when it comes to exclusive content for their system, and they didn't let up this year!

With console wars at its all time high especially with the newest console, the Nintendo Switch, Xbox has to make sure it's exclusive game titles will draw an audience. Here is the full list of the confirmed Xbox One exclusive games for 2017.

Halo Wars 2

Halo Wars 2 is an upcoming real-time strategy video game developed by 343 Industries and Creative Assembly, and published by Microsoft Studios. It brings back the old playstyle of Halo that the Halo community has grown to love and continues the exclusiveness of the Halo series on Xbox.


Tacome is Fullbirhgt's second game, following their successful narrative game Gone Home. This game was announced at the Game Awards in 2014 and feaured a radio dialogue between a man and a woman, et in the Lunar Transfer Station Tacoma 200,00 miels from Earth. The game was scheduled to release in 2016 but got delayed to Q1 2017.

Rise and Shine

Rise and Shine is a think and gun that combines elemtns of aracade shooters, bullet hells, and puzzle platformers to create a new blend of strategy and viscera. 


Cuphead is a run and gun platform indie video game by Canadian brothers Chad and Jared Moldenhauer operating as Studio MDHR, drawn in the style of 1930s cartoons. As Cuphead, the player fights a series of bosses to repay a debt to the devil.

Crackdown 3

Crackdown 3 is an upcoming open world action-adventure video game for Microsoft Windows and Xbox One with development being headed by British developer Reagent Games, a studio led by former Realtime Worlds head and series creator David Jones, and published by Microsoft Studios. Continuing the series seven years after the release of 2010's Xbox 360 video game Crackdown 2, the third title focuses on Microsoft Azure-powered mass scale destruction that enables everything in the game to be destroyed.

Phantom Dust

Phantom Dust is a 2004 action strategy video game developed and published by Microsoft Game Studios for the Xbox console. The game is being remade to fit the next gen console, the Xbox One.

Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves is an upcoming action-adventure video game developed by Rare and published by Microsoft Studios for Microsoft Windows and Xbox One, set for release in 2017.

State of Decay 2

State of Decay 2 is an upcoming survival video game developed by Undead Labs and published by Microsoft Studios. It is a sequel to the 2013 video game State of Decay.

This list will be updated if more Xbox One exclusive games become confirmed later on.

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