The Xbox TGS show won’t offer “new global debuts,” Microsoft warns fans

The Xbox TGS show won't offer

“Similar to last year, this will be a show curated for our players in Japan and across Asia,” Xbox’s head of Asia Jeremy Hinton noted on the Xbox Wire blog.

Tokyo Game Show is back this month, and one of the bigger showcases expected is Microsoft’s next Xbox event on September 30. After the TGS listing noted that Xbox would have some “exclusive news“, Microsoft has discussed the content of the presentation in more detail.


  • “Expect a celebration with our Asia community and locally relevant updates, though no new global debuts should be expected. Tune in to see the latest regionally relevant updates on previously announced games coming later this year.”

  • Read More: Everything we know about Tokyo Game Show

With that in mind, fans perhaps shouldn’t get too excited about huge blockbuster reveals, but the event could still reveal some partnerships with Japanese publishers and developers.

MicrosoftLast year’s TGS saw Microsoft pushing its new consoles – what will this year bring?
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Last year saw the reveals of titles in iconic franchises like Yakuza and Dragon Quest coming to Game Pass, as well as an update for Flight Simulator that added more content in the game’s rendering of Japan.

There was also more news around Resident Evil: Village and Pragmata, as well as plenty more.

When it comes to Tokyo Game Show, we’ve got everything you need to know in our hub for the event.