E3 2021: Explore a 1970s Smugglers Paradise in Contraband

Microsoft Game Studios and Avalanche Software announce Contraband, coming exclusively to Xbox


During today’s E3 2021 Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase, Microsoft announced Contraband, an all-new Xbox exclusive title developed in partnership with Xbox Games Studios and Just Cause developer Avalanche Software.

While little was revealed in the teaser, Aaron Greenberg, General Manager of Xbox Games Marketing at Microsoft, described the game in a Tweet as “a co-op smuggler’s paradise set in the fictional world of 1970s Bayan.”

Want to check the teaser out for yourself? Of course, you do. You can check out the Contraband announcement trailer below:

This is a developing story. We’ll be sure to keep you posted on more details regarding this title as they become available.

Are you excited to learn more about this new property from Microsoft and Avalanche Software? Be sure to let us know in the comments section.

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