Smilegate’s CrossfireX announced for Xbox One

The newest iteration of the super popular Korean shooter Crossfire is coming to the Xbox One. CrossfireX will launch first on the Xbox One sometime in 2020. This is the first time the franchise will be making its way to Western shores.

For those unaware Crossfire is a huge deal in Asia, especially in South Korea. The game has over 650 million registered users in its rich 10 year history and is one of the most popular games that hasn’t gotten an international release.

Crossfire X is the latest entry in the franchise and is being developed using Unreal Engine 4 by developers Smilegate Entertainment. Check out the full overview of the game below:

With 650 million registered players LTD over its 10-year history, Crossfire is one of the most played PC games in the world. A free to play first-person shooter, Crossfirefeatures two mercenary corporations—“Black List” and “Global Risk,” who battle each other in an epic global conflict. Players assume the role of either a Black List or Global Risk mercenary, joining a team that must work together to complete objective-based scenarios.

Powered by Unreal Engine 4, CrossfireX is being developed by our team at Smilegate Entertainment, based in Seoul, South Korea, and we have enlisted world class development partners including Remedy Entertainment to deliver a platform of rich experiences for Xbox players including a single player campaign, battle royale, and competitive multiplayer. We have partnered with Microsoft to create an amazing Crossfire experience for Xbox fans when it ships in 2020.

Check out the debut trailer for Crossfire X below:

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