Smilegate has delayed CrossfireX from its previously planned 2020 release window to 2021.
Here is the company’s message on the delay:
After much deliberation, and in consideration of the challenges faced by the Smilegate development team due to COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to delay the release of CrossfireX to 2021.
Moving our release window will allow us to deliver the Crossfire experience on console our team set to create. We’ll have more to share in the future.
—The CrossfireX Team
And here is an overview of the game, via the Microsoft Store:
CrossfireX delivers an intense free-to-play multiplayer first-person shooter experience spanning multiple thrilling gameplay modes, unique characters, and cinematic visuals.
CrossfireX delivers an intense first-person shooter experience where players are immersed in a sprawling global conflict between the world’s two most formidable private military factions: Global Risk employs veterans of powerful armed forces who use advanced technologies to fight for order and security; Black List employs hardened mercenaries trained in guerrilla tactics who fight to destabilize oppressive regimes in the name of freedom. Choose your side and complete objective-based missions across a variety of classic and innovative modes featuring tightly crafted gameplay and cinematic visuals.
- 4K Ultra HD.
- Xbox One X Enhanced.
- Xbox Live online multiplayer (two to 16 players).
CrossfireX is in development for Xbox One.