Microsoft is set to unveil its next Xbox on May 21, the company has revealed.
Invites have been sent out to both mainstream and specialist press outlets, and the rumours were quickly confirmed by key Microsoft personnel online.
According to the invite, gamers can can expect “A New Generation Revealed”.Microsoft’s Major Nelson also followed up this exciting message,tweeting“Here we go! #XboxReveal”.
The event will go ahead in Washington at 6pm BST on May 21, and will be streamed live over Xbox.com and Spike TV.
“On Tuesday May 21st, we’ll mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment,” wroteMajor Nelson.
“On that day, we’ll be holding a special press event on the Xbox campus and we invite you to join us via the live global stream that will be available on Xbox.com, Xbox LIVE and broadcast on Spike TV if you are in the US or Canada.
“We’ll share our vision for Xbox, and give you a real taste of the future. Then, 19-days later at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, we’ll continue the conversation and showcase our full lineup of blockbuster games.
“We are thrilled to pull back the curtain and reveal what we’ve been working on.”