Top 25 Best Xbox One Games of 2015

23 December 2015
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The Top 25 best Xbox One games of 2015 have been revealed! Is your favorite Xbox One game part of the list of the slickest Microsoft’s second year had to offer in 2015?

The year is almost over, so we’ve compiled this list of the top-quality AAA must-own titles of the year!

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  • Top 25 Best Xbox One Games of 2015

    Is there an Xbox One game that didn’t make the list, that you think deserves a spot? Leave a comment and let us know your own top games list!

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    #25 — The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited
    #24 — Mega Man Legacy Collection
    #23 — Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate
    #22 — Wasteland 2
    #21 — Castle Crashers Remastered
    #20 — Guitar Hero Live
    #19 — Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition
    #18 — Lovers In A Dangerous Spacetime
    #17 — King’s Quest
    #16 — Shovel Knight
    #15 — Mortal Kombat X
    #14 — Forza Motorsport 6
    #13 — Call of Duty: Black Ops III
    #12 — DmC: Devil May Cry Definitive Edition

    Xbox One Resident Evil HD Remaster USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #11 — Resident Evil HD Remaster

    Publisher: Capcom
    Developer: Capcom
    Release Date: January 20, 2015; April 30, 2002 (GameCube)
    Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, GameCube
    Genre: Fixed-Camera Perpective Survival Horror, Action Adventure
    Indie Game: No
    Online: No
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood & Gore, Intense Violence, Language
    Country of Origin: Japan

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    Resident Evil HD Remaster Iconic Zombie Head Turn Gameplay Screenshot

    The iconic scene…

    Resident Evil Remake HD Remaster GIF Animation Coffin Dungeon Room Gate Closes Gameplay

    A Crimson Head Appears…

    Xbox One Rare Replay USA Box Artwork E for Everyone T for Teen M for Mature

    #10 — Rare Replay

    Publisher: Microsoft
    Developer: Rare
    Release Date: August 4, 2015
    Platforms: Xbox One-Exclusive
    Genre: Compilation
    Indie Game: No
    Online: Yes
    Rating: Blood, Language, Mature Humor, Use of Alcohol & Tobacco, Violence
    Country of Origin: Great Britain

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    Jet Force Gemini Hot Coffee GIF Animation

    Xbox One Batman Arkham Knight USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #09 — Batman: Arkham Knight

    Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive
    Developer: Rocksteady Studios
    Release Date: June 23, 2015
    Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, Linux
    Genre: 3rd-Person Action-Adventure, Open World
    Indie Game: No
    Online: No
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood, Language, Suggestive Themes, Violence
    Country of Origin: Great Britain

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    Snowfall Batgirl Arkham Knight GIF Animation

    Xbox One Life Is Strange Limited Edition USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #08 — Life Is Strange

    Publisher: Square Enix
    Developer: Dontnod Entertainment
    Release Date: January 30, 2015 (Episode I), March 24, 2015 (Episode II), May 19, 2015 (Episode III), July 28, 2015 (Episode IV), October 20, 2015 (Episode V)
    Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC, PS3, Xbox 360
    Genre: 3rd-Person Graphic Adventure
    Indie Game: No
    Online: No
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood, Intense Violence, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, Crude Humor, Use of Drugs, Use of Alcohol & Tobacco, Drug References
    Country of Origin: France

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    Life Is Strange Max Dance GIF Animation

    Xbox One Gears of War Ultimate Edition USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #07 — Gears of War: Ultimate Edition

    Publisher: Microsoft
    Developer: Epic Games / The Coalition / Splash Damage
    Release Date: August 25, 2015 (Xbox One), November 6, 2007 (PC), November 7, 2006 (Xbox 360)
    Platforms: Xbox One-Exclusive (Original Version On: Xbox 360, PC)
    Genre: 3rd-Person Shooter, Action
    Indie Game: No
    Online: Yes
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood & Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language, Online Interactions
    Country of Origin: Canada (Remaster), Original Game: USA

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    Lancer Spin GIF Animation Gears of War Ultimate Edition Xbox One

    Xbox One Fallout IV USA Box Artwork Plus Fallout 3 M for Mature

    #06 — Fallout 4

    Publisher: Bethesda Softworks
    Developer: Bethesda Game Studios
    Release Date: November 10, 2015
    Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC
    Genre: Action RPG, Open World, Western RPG, 3rd & 1st-Person
    Indie Game: No
    Online: No
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood & Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language, Use of Drugs
    Country of Origin: USA

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    Fallout 4 Nuclear Bomb Explosion GIF Animation

    Xbox One Witcher 3 USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #05 — The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

    Publisher: CD Projekt RED
    Developer: CD Projekt
    Release Date: May 19, 2015
    Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC
    Genre: Action-RPG, Open-World, Western RPG
    Indie Game: No
    Online: No
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood & Gore, Intense Violence, Nudity, Strong Language, Strong Sexual Content, Use of Alcohol & Tobacco
    Country of Origin: Poland

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    Witcher 3 GIF Animation Money Bag

    Witcher 3 Ciri Fanart Torch by Feihong Chen

    Gorgeous Ciri torch fanart by Feihong Chen

    Xbox One Metal Gear Solid 5 USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #04 — Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

    Publisher: Konami
    Developer: Kojima Productions
    Release Date: September 1, 2015
    Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, PC
    Genre: 3rd Person Action Adventure/Stealth, Open-World
    Online: Yes
    Rating: M for Mature – Blood & Gore, Intense Violence, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, Online Interactions.
    Country of Origin: Japan

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    Metal Gear Solid V Dog Catcher GIF Animation

    Xbox One Halo 5 Guardians USA Box Artwork T for Teen

    #03 — Halo 5: Guardians

    Publisher: Microsoft
    Developer: 343 Industries
    Release Date: October 27, 2015
    Platforms: Xbox One-Exclusive
    Genre: First-Person Shooter
    Indie Game: No
    Online: Yes
    Rating: T for Teen – Blood, Mild Language, Violence, Online Interactions
    Country of Origin: USA

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    Freakin’ awesome!

    Xbox One Rise of the Tomb Raider USA Box Artwork M for Mature

    #02 — Rise of the Tomb Raider

    Publisher: Square Enix
    Developer: Crystal Dynamics
    Release Date: November 10, 2015
    Platforms: Xbox One Timed-Exclusive. Coming to PC Mid-2016, PS4 Late-2016
    Genre: Action Adventure
    Indie Game: No
    Online: No
    Rating: Blood & Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language, Online Interactions
    Country of Origin: USA

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    Rise of the Tomb Raider GIF Animation Rock Roll

    Rise of the Tomb Raider Lara Gun Hammer Fanart by Lexigold Deviantart

    Rise of the Tomb Raider Lara Croft Gun Hammer Fanart by Lexigold Deviantart

    Xbox One Ori and the Blind Forest USA Box Artwork E for Everyone

    #01 — Ori and the Blind Forest

    Publisher: Microsoft
    Developer: Moon Studios
    Release Date: March 11, 2015
    Platforms: Xbox One, PC, Xbox 360 (2016)
    Genre: Metroidvania, Side-Scrolling Action Adventure
    Indie Game: Yes
    Online: No
    Rating: E for Everyone – Mild Fantasy Violence
    Country of Origin: USA, Israel, Australia, Austria

    Ori and the Blind Forest GIF Animation Eating Fatty

    Ori and the Blind Forest GIF Animation Eating Fatty

    Ori and the Blind Forest Sketch Fanart by Winged Dragoness Deviantart

    Cute and charming fanart by Dragoness DeviantArt

    What were your favorite 2015 Xbox One Games of the Year?! What does YOUR LIST look like?

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  • About the author

    Josh Romero By Josh Romero: He is a lover of videogames, as well as metal music, Gilmore Girls, chatting, social networking, Phoenix Suns, reading, writing and many other nerdy things. Read his posts here and connect with him on Youtube.

    • Supermcawsomevill

      Where is Dragonball Xenoverse

    • No clue what happened there, DBXV is one of my favorites too.
      But in the average score rankings from metacritic combined with our own play experiences it must have come out as a runner-up. Blame all the excellent indie games this year, I guess.

    • Supermcawsomevill

      I guess


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