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Xbox Series X-Focused Livestream Announced for Next Week

Microsoft will share more information about its upcoming next-gen console next week during a planned livestream. The Microsoft Xbox Series X-focused stream has been planned as a replacement to the cancelled Game Developers Conference panel where the company was meant to talk about the upcoming console as well as Project xCloud.

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The livestream titled  “Xbox Series X + Project xCloud = New Chapter in Gaming” will take place on Mixer from March 17 – 18 and will allow viewers to discover new developments when it comes to the technology Microsoft is working on;

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Xbox Series X + Project xCloud = New Chapter in Gaming’ will air on Wednesday, 18 March 2020 at 20:40 South African time. However, the livestream will actually begin on 17 March 2020 at 19:00 South African time and will feature a full schedule covering a range of other topics including Gears 5, and other Microsoft-related developments. If you just want to watch the Xbox Series X stream then tune in the next day at 20:40.

Day 1 – March 17, 2020​

Note – Times listed below are South African Standard time

  • 19:00 Welcome to Game Stack Live!​
  • 19:25 How The Coalition built Gears 5 to be more accessible
  • 19:45 Building accessibility into your game – the Xbox Accessibility Guidelines
  • 20:00 Panel: The changing nature of today’s game industry
  • 20:35 Panel: How to be intentionally inclusive in your game design
  • 21:15 What is Microsoft Game Stack?
  • 21:30 The Importance of LiveOps
  • 22:00 Rare: Building Sea of Thieves with a LiveOps Mentality
  • 22:35 What it means to run a game studio – a conversation with Turn 10
  • 23:00 Maximizing impact and reach for your independent games with the ID@Xbox team


Day 2 – March 18, 2020

  • 19:00 Previously on Game Stack Live
  • 19:15 How inXile used creative iteration to drive Wasteland’s development
  • 19:40 Panel: How online services are defining the next generation of game development
  • 20:40 Xbox Series X + Project xCloud = New Chapter in Gaming
  • 21:40 The spark of creativity that drives Double Fine
  • 22:20 What’s new in DirectX: Raytracing, mesh shading, and more

Make sure you head over to the Microsoft Mixer page on the day to tune in.

Marco is the owner and founder of GLITCHED. South Africa’s largest gaming and pop culture website. GLITCHED quickly established itself with tech and gaming enthusiasts with on-point opinions, quick coverage of breaking events and unbiased reviews across its website, social platforms, and YouTube channel.

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