Next week will be a huge week in the world of gaming. Microsoft and Sony release their new consoles. Microsoft’s Xbox Series X/S launches this Tuesday, November 10th. Big games that launch exclusively for the Xbox Series X are Gears 5, Forza Horizon 4, and Sea of Thieves. The Xbox Series X costs $499, while the S sits at $299.
On Thursday, November 12th, the PS5 launches. Consumers have the option to decide between two different PS5s. The digital edition is $399 and the edition with the disc drive is $499. Games that will launch exclusively for the PS5 are Demon’s Souls, Godfall, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, and Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered. There are a few exciting titles that will launch on both platforms as well. Those games are: Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Borderlands 3, Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition, Fortnite, NBA 2K21, Watch Dogs: Legion, and Yakuza: Like a Dragon. Good luck to those who try to land one of these consoles this week. The best retailers to try are GameStop, Walmart, Target, Best Buy, and Amazon.