Following are the Confirmed PS4 & Xbox One Launch Titles

Sony has finally confirmed the launch date of their next gen console at their Gamescom press conference. It is 15th of November for US and Canada while Europe will get PlayStation 4 on the 29th of November. So naturally, they have announced their launch title’s list as well.

According to their representatives, a total of 33 games will be released to the console before the yearend (the lunch window games) while 15 of them have been recognized as launch titles.

From the list, Driveclub, Killzone Shadow Fall and Watch Dogs will come out in the market precisely on November 15th along the console. Courtesy of Gameinformer, let’s have a look at the 15 titles:

  • NBA 2K14 (2K)
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts (Activision)
  • Skylanders Swap Force (Activision)
  • Need for Speed: Rivals (Electronic Arts)
  • Battlefield 4 (Electronic Arts)
  • Madden 25 (Electronic Arts)
  • FIFA 14 (Electronic Arts)
  • NBA Live 14 (Electronic Arts)
  • Killzone: Shadow Fall (Sony)
  • Driveclub (Sony)
  • Knack (Sony)
  • Assassins Creed IV: Black Flag (Ubisoft)
  • Watch Dogs (Ubisoft)
  • Just Dance 2014 (Ubisoft)
  • Lego Marvel Superheroes (Warner Bros. Interactive)

On the other hand Microsoft, the understandable arch rivals of Sony have made sure that they don’t lag behind in the race of launch titles. A total of 20 titles have been confirmed as launch titles following Xbox One’s pre-Gamescom showcase.

The confirmed launch date for Xbox one is still unclear but the list includes a few titles that could narrow the window. For instance, Call of Duty: Ghosts is slated for a November 5th release while Ubisoft has announced November 19th as the release date for Watch Dogs, now that doesn’t tell us anything we didn’t know earlier i.e. Microsoft will be targeting a date in the close vicinity of PS4.

Nevertheless, here’s the list shared so far:

  • Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag (Ubisoft, Ubisoft)
  • Battlefield 4 (DICE, Electronic Arts)
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts (Infinity Ward, Activision)
  • Crimson Dragon (Grounding/Land Ho!, Microsoft Studios)
  • Dead Rising 3 (Capcom Vancouver, Microsoft)
  • FIFA 14 (EA Sports, Electronic Arts)
  • Fighter Within (AMA Ltd., Ubisoft)
  • Forza Motorsport 5 (Turn 10 Studios, Microsoft Studios)
  • Just Dance 2014 (Ubisoft Paris, Ubisoft)
  • Killer Instinct (Double Helix, Microsoft Studios)
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (TT Games, Warner Bros. Interactive)
  • Lococycle (Twisted Pixel, Microsoft Studios)
  • Madden NFL 25 (EA Sports, Electronic Arts)
  • NBA 2K14 (Visual Concepts, 2K Sports)
  • NBA LIVE 14 (EA Sports, Electronic Arts)
  • Need for Speed: Rivals (Ghost Games, Electronic Arts)
  • Peggle 2 (Popcap, Electronic Arts)
  • Powerstar Golf (Zoe Mode, Microsoft Studios)
  • Ryse: Son of Rome (Crytek, Microsoft Studios)
  • Skylanders: Swap Force (Vicarious Visions, Activision)
  • Watch Dogs (Ubisoft Montreal, Ubisoft)
  • Zoo Tycoon (Frontier Developments Ltd., Microsoft Studios)
  • Zumba Fitness: World Party (Zoë Mode, Majesco)