Gamescom 2015: 10 of the biggest trailers to get excited about

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Even without Sony and Nintendo present at the Cologne-based games conference, there was still plenty of big new game announcements and gorgeous new gameplay footage to whet the appetite of gamers everywhere.

Microsoft kicked things off a day before the Gamescom festivities, as the Xbox One-makers announced that a big update was on the way in November adding universal Windows 10 app support, that all-important Xbox One backwards compatability and some tweaks to the console’s UI.

Microsoft additionally revealed that Xbox One TV DVR funtionality would land in 2016 and that Xbox Live would be coming to HoloLens. 

EA joined the party as well with a closer look at Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst and a pretty impressive new mode in Star Wars: Battlefront as part of its Gamescom 2015 press conference.

So what about those games? Which of the new trailers and gameplay videos had us wishing we could go home and play on them right away? Here’s our pick of the 10 best Gamescom 2015 trailers and video you’re going to love.

Star Wars: Battlefront
Release date: November 17th 2015
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC
Related: How Windows 10 will upgrade your Xbox One
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28zP7zI4TJ4

Mafia 3
Release date: 2016
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6dgC5RMXRs

Homefront: The Revolution
Release date: 2016
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-pjKSWh_1o

Credit: Gamespot

Rise of the Tomb Raider
Release date: 2015
Platforms: Xbox One, PC and Xbox 360
Related: PS4 vs Xbox One
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P24UJxtMBNc

Unravel
Release date: 2016
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OLXf60Ph4RQ

Credit: Gamespot

Crackdown 3
Release date: 2016
Platforms: Xbox One
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_nZ1xYyj6A

FIFA 16
Release date: September 22nd 2015
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC, Xbox 360 and PS3
Related: Best Games 2015
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AfeDwkIaHNY

Quantum Break
Release date: 2016
Platforms: Xbox One
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CrGK5pker2A

Scalebound
Release date: 2016
Platforms: Xbox One
Related: Xbox One backward compatibility explained
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_MZ-MmyIbU

Halo Wars 2
Release date: Autumn 2016
Platforms: Xbox One and PC
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMiiffLQcvE

 

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