It did not reveal financial terms of the studio acquisitions. The game releases with special enhancements for Xbox One X. Ahead of that there were a large amount of third party and in-house games showcased by Microsoft.
You could buy those blockbuster titles for each, for $60 apiece at launch, or you could pay $10 or Game Pass and play all three.
A current rumour circulating online is that Halo: Infinite will be two separate releases: single-player and multiplayer. In fact, in a blog post, 343 studio head Chris Lee clarified that what we saw was not Halo Infinite, but merely a tech demo for Slipspace.
Over the past couple of years there has been a great deal of speculation on whether or not Microsoft intend to bring virtual reality (VR) to the Xbox. "We are amplifying our investment in new worlds". Sony recently suggested that it won't reveal the new PlayStation until 2021, and that kind of timeline makes sense for Microsoft as well.
Microsoft has been pretty cagey about what it will be showing off on Sunday, but that Walmart Canada leak from last month suggested that we'll see Forza Horizon 4, Gears of War 5, and a new Splinter Cell. And for VR users, Prey and Wolfenstein are getting new titles. A new Xbox-exclusive game from Dark Souls developer From Software was shown, titled Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Microsoft gaming boss Phil Spencer announced today that the company is building a cloud-gaming infrastructure that will enable players to get its games from in a Netflix-like stream to PCs, set-top boxes, tablets, and smartphones. There are a still a lot of questions we have about this title, but Microsoft and 343 Studios also have some time to answer them.