Whether you will be buying it or not, whether you prefer your PS4 to it, you have to admit that you’d like to go and try out the Xbox One.
Microsoft and their Xbox Team are taking the Xbox One on the road, all over the world, and it will be offering you a chance to play with it before it launches on the 22nd of November. The tour lets people in Europe, US and Canada get hands on with the Xbox One line up of games.
For us Brits, it will be coming to London between the 21st and 24th of November.
However, the Xbox team will visit over 175 “Test Drive” locations including cities in the UK. For more information on “Test Drive” as well as other information, go to xbox.com/onetour.
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Xbox One Tour Coming to Over 75 Cities Around the World Beginning 1st October
LONDON, 30th September, 2013 – The Xbox team is taking Xbox One on the road, offering you the chance to experience the new generation of gaming before Xbox One launches on 22nd November. Beginning on 1stOctober through the end of the year, the Xbox team will visit over 75 different cities around the world through a series of experiential events. The “Area One” tour will let people in Europe, US and Canada get hands on with the Xbox One line-up of blockbuster games, while the Xbox One “Test Drive” will see Xbox hitting the road like never before to give people hands-on gameplay in unexpected places.
“Area One” will bring a large travelling tour to many cities around the world, including London, Vienna, Paris, Berlin, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Toronto. Xbox fans will be among the first to get their hands on the upcoming blockbuster games coming to Xbox One, including hotly anticipated titles like Forza Motorsport 5, Ryse: Son of Rome, Killer Instinct, Dead Rising 3, Kinect Sports Rivals, Crimson Dragon, Max: Curse of the Brotherhood, Zoo Tycoon and more.*
“Area One” will provide a fun opportunity for large groups of people to try the latest games, learn about Xbox One, and enjoy some gameplay with their friends. While attendance is free of charge, space will be limited. So, if you’re 18 years and older, make sure you and your friends get to Area One early – we don’t want to miss you. For more information on the Area One Tour, go to xbox.com/onetour
Area One Tour Dates
· Philadelphia 3.10 – 6.10
· Paris 10.10 – 13.10
· Toronto 10.10 – 13.10
· Chicago 17.10 – 20.10
· Vienna 17.10 – 20.10
· Atlanta 24.10 – 27.10
· Dallas 31.10 – 3.11
· Berlin 31.10 – 3.11
· Phoenix 7.11 – 10.11
· San Francisco 14.11 – 17.11
· Dublin 14.11 – 17.11
· Los Angeles 21.11
· London 21.11 – 24.11
Xbox One will also be taking to the streets to give fans a unique opportunity to try out the Xbox One with “Test Drive.” Across the UK, Germany, France, US and Canada, Xbox will cruise the country in custom “Test Drive” vehicles, appearing at festivals, university campuses, retail centers and more in search of gamers ready to take the new generation of entertainment for a spin.
The Xbox team will visit over 175 “Test Drive” locations including cities in the UK. For more information on “Test Drive”, go to xbox.com/onetour
Fans in France, Italy and Spain will also be able to get their hands on the Xbox One line-up at the Xbox booths at Milan Games Week (Oct 25 – 27), Paris Games Week (Oct 30 – Nov 3), and Madrid Games Week (Nov 7 – 10).
The fun is just beginning as we count-down to the Xbox One launch on 22nd November. We hope to see you on the road!