The secretive Venture Lockhart, a disc-less counterpart to Microsoft’s Xbox Series X next-gen console, could possibly be unveiled in August, in accordance to a report from Eurogamer. The outlet claims that the long-rumored Lockhart is definitely referred to as the Xbox Series S and that will probably be introduced as an all-digital model of the console, not not like the disc-less PlayStation 5 that was introduced in June.
According to Eurogamer, Microsoft initially deliberate to unveil the Xbox Series S at E3 2020, together with its slate of next-gen video games, however when the present was canceled and timelines had been pushed again to the coronavirus pandemic, the corporate was pressured to rethink that technique. Microsoft has now settled on August for the introduction of the Xbox Series S.
Though Microsoft hasn’t acknowledged the existence of its disc-less next-gen console, the Lockhart has been public data for fairly a while. Actually, individuals have been speaking about this codename since at the least 2018. Surprisingly, Microsoft has been shy to pull the set off on the Xbox Series S, despite the fact that its massive brother was introduced in a trailer ultimately yr’s Sport Awards.
In the meantime, Sony took its time pulling the curtain off its new household of consoles, lastly displaying off each the usual PS5 and disc-less PS5 throughout its June reveal occasion. With all of the rumors about Lockhart over the previous couple of years, nobody anticipated Sony to beat Microsoft to a disc-less next-gen console announcement. However right here we're.