Hello, Lara! ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ coming exclusively to Xbox, plus new holiday Xbox One bundles announced

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Phil Spencer, head of Xbox, at gamescom 2014.

New games, new Xbox One bundles – the holidays will bring some exciting game play for fans, with the announcements shared at gamescom 2014, Europe’s biggest video games expo.

Three new console bundles are coming, all available for pre-order now: Xbox One Limited Edition “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare” bundle launches Nov. 3 for $499; Xbox One Special Edition “Sunset Overdrive” bundle, featuring a white console and wireless controller, launches Oct. 28 for $399; and an exclusive “FIFA15” bundle for fans in Europe, launching Sept. 25.

Only on Xbox One this holiday season will gamers be able to create Car Clubs of up to 1,000 members on the roads of southern Europe in “Forza Horizon 2,” dive into Sunset City mayhem in “Sunset Overdrive,” experience the beautiful coming-of-age story of “Ori and the Blind Forest,” relive the complete story of a legendary hero in “Halo: The Master Chief Collection,” jump into the “Halo 5: Guardians” multiplayer beta, and experience exclusive content like “Halo: Nightfall” through an new digital entertainment network, “The Halo Channel.”

And headed for holiday season 2015, “Rise of the Tomb Raider” from Crystal Dynamics will be coming exclusively to Xbox.

To learn more about the games and the bundles, head over to Xbox Wire.

Suzanne Choney
Microsoft News Center Staff