WorldCat Identities

Microsoft Game Studios

Works: 253 works in 445 publications in 3 languages and 9,705 library holdings
Genres: Computer games  Video games  Computer war games  Computer adventure games  Drama  Science fiction television programs  Animated television programs  Television series  Fantasy television programs  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Programmer, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: GV1469.35, 794.8
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Microsoft Game Studios
Minecraft by Mojang AB (Firm)( )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Build, create, explore. Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures..." --Container
Halo legends by Frank O'Connor( Visual )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology contains seven episodes, 10-15 minutes each, exploring the origin and historical events of the Halo universe and various characters inhabiting the world. Each episode was created by a separate prominent Japanese anime director
Halo 5 : guardians( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unstoppable force threatens the galaxy, and the Master Chief is missing. An epic story and two new multiplayer modes mark the greatest evolution in Halo history. An intense new story: explore and conquer three new worlds as the Master Chief and Spartan Locke, solo or 4-player co-op. Extensive multiplayer content: receive new maps and earn fresh new content, like weapons and gear, each month after launch. War-zone: all-new, massive-scale multiplayer mode, featuring PvP, AI-controlled enemies, bosses and much more. Arena: pure, skill-based 8-player competitive combat. New rewards system: earn requisition points to redeem for gear, weapons, vehicles and more"--Container
Halo 4 by 343 Industries( )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The reclaimer saga begins. Shipwrecked on a mysterious world, the Master Chief returns to battle new enemies, deadly technology, and an ancient evil bent on vengeance and annihilation. The universe will never be the same"--Container insert
Halo : Reach( )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The military outpost of Reach prepares for a full scale planetary invasion by the Covenant fleet which is bent on the total annihilation of the human race
Halo 3( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Covenant controls Earth, the all-consuming Flood is unleashed and the fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance. An ancient secret, buried under the sands of Africa for untold millennia may hold the key to our salvation or our doom. Spartan-117, the Master Chief, a biologically augmented super-soldier, must uncover that secret and stop the forces that threaten us once and for all. He is the last of his kind, a warrior born for combat, bred for war ... and humanity's only hope
Kinect adventures( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore the world and beyond. Experience the thrill of full-body gaming. You, your friends and family will jump, dodge and kick your way through 20 different heart-pounding adventures together. Journey through exotic locations like roaring rapids, peaceful mountaintops, even outer space! Show off and share your skills by posing for the camera as it captures Photo Moments or by using your body and voice to create Living Statues"--Container
Kinect sports( )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Immerse yourself as never before in the excitement of six major events from the sporting world. Your body is the controller, with nothing to come between you and the action. Punch, kick, run, spike or improvise, Kinect interprets all your moves. Compete for a personal best, or jump in and out of the action in team Party Mode. Anybody can play and it's fun all the way, so join your friends on the road to sporting glory!"--Container
LEGO Harry Potter by TT Games (Firm)( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The battle is building! Encounter new faces, new challenges and more magic and prepare for the ultimate showdown with Lord Voldemort. Unlock over 200 characters, including Fenrir Greyback, Bellatrix Lestrange and Professor Slughorn. ... Explore Grimmauld Place, the Ministry of Magis, Godric's Hollow, and more"--Container
Injustice: gods among us by NetherRealm Studios( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Control the incredible super powers and finishing moves of over 20 heroes and villains from the DC Comics Universe, including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Flash, and the Joker
Forza motorsport 6( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This next installment in the popular Forza motosport series features night and wet-weather driving that can affect the cars' performance and the race outcome
Gears of war 3( )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With survivors scattered and civilization in ruins, time is running out for Delta Squad in the spectacular conclusion to one of the most celebrated sagas in video game
Halo : the master chief collection( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The seeds of our future are sown in his past. Includes 4 full games ... 45 campaign missions, over 100 multiplayer maps"--Container
Plants vs. zombies( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plants vs. zombies: "A mob of fun-loving zombies is about to invade your home. Your only defense is an arsenal of home-guardin' plants! Can you mulchify zombies before they reach your front door and eat your brains? The fun never dies! Five original game modes; new 2-player Versus & Co-op modes; build your leaderboard house; earn 12 achievements to decorate your lawn; unlimited replayable action!"--Container
Kinect rush : a Disney Pixar adventure( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jump into five beloved Disney-Pixar worlds - The Incredibles, Ratatouille, UP, Toy Story and Cars. Use your arms, legs & wits to save the day in your own fast-paced adventure. Invite your whole family to join Woody, Lightning McQueen, and others in this one-of-a-kind Pixar experience. Cooperative gameplay, team up with Pixar characters and a friend to help you through each challenge; KinectScan, scan yourself to become a unique character in your own Pixar adventure; Explore and discover, experience the sights and sounds of each Pixar world as you solve puzzles and uincover hidden secrets."--Container
Forza motorsport 4( )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realistic racing game promises "white-knuckle racing, stunning graphics, loads of new cars, tracks, and challenges ... [and] ground-breaking social interaction"--Container
Star Wars by LucasArts (Firm)( )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Step into Star Wars and experience a new galaxy of physical gameplay. Pilot a starfighter, race speeder bikes, even become the ultimate Jedi, and enjoy more adventures by yourself or with friends"--Container
Sea of thieves( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sea of Thieves offers the essential pirate experience, from sailing and fighting to exploring and looting -- everything you need to live the pirate life and create all-new legends. With no set roles, you have complete freedom to approach the world, and other players, however you choose. Whether you're adventuring as a group or sailing solo, you're bound to encounter other crews in this shared-world adventure game -- but will they be friends or foes, and how will you respond?"--provided by
Forza motorsport 7( )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The best-selling racing franchise on any platform this generation. Experience the thrill of motorsport at the limit with the most comprehensive, beautiful and authentic racing game ever made. Enjoy gorgeous graphics at 60fps and true 4K resolution in HDR. Collect and race more than 700 cars. Challenge yourself across 30 famous destinations and 200 ribbons, where race conditions can change every lap and every race."--provided by
Gears of war by Inc Epic Games( )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A nightmare from below. A hero from within. The planet lies in ruin - cities crumbling, Man's greatest works fallen. Humanity is cornered, nowhere to run. The Locust Horde has risen, and they won't stop coming. They won't stop killing. The Coalition is desperate for soldiers. The sick, the wounded, the imprisoned are all that remain. An inmate named Marcus Fenix, once left to die, is now charged with keeping humanity alive. He can take comfort in but one fact: the human race isn't extinct. Yet."--Container
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Alternative Names
Game Studios.

Microsoft Corporation Game Studios

Microsoft game studios

Microsoft Studios marca propiedad de Microsoft

Microsoft Studios US-amerikanischer Publisher für Computerspiele

Microsoft Studios Студия разработки видеоигр Microsoft

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