Microsoft showed its latest wares at the Xbox Series X event on Thursday, the first in a series of monthly shows called Xbox 20/20. Fans got a peek at the gameplay of Assassin's Creed Valhalla, coming out this holiday season for the highly anticipated newand the PC and Google Stadia.
Microsoft also released third-party launch titles for the̵
In addition to faster loading times, backward compatibility and Quick Resume,comes with Smart Delivery. Here's everything you need to know about this new feature.
What is smart delivery?
With smart delivery, you can buy a game for the Xbox One, with a Series X copy automatically. If you upgrade your console later, Microsoft will give the console the correct version of the game. Smart delivery basically means that you always play the latest version of the best quality of the game and you only need to buy it once. The feature may seem old-fashioned to PC gamers who have long had the option of automatically patching remastered versions of games through Steam.
To use Smart Delivery, you need the new Xbox Series X console once it is released, and the game must be compatible.
Which games will use Smart Delivery?
Microsoft said it will use Smart Delivery on all exclusive Xbox Game Studios titles optimized for the Xbox Series X, including Halo Infinite. Madden 21 is available for a limited time. The technology has also been made available to developers and publishers to use.
Here are the games that support Smart Delivery we know so far:
- Assassin's Creed Valhalla
- Call of the Sea
- Cyberpunk 2077
- Halo Infinite  Hellblade 2
- Scarlet Nexus
- Second Extinction
- The Ascent
- Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2
- Yakuza: Like a Dragon  For more, check out