Is Baldur’s Gate 3 coming to Xbox?

Baldur’s Gate 3 has taken the gaming world by storm and is one of the biggest releases of 2023, with PlayStation and PC players loving the role-playing game – but will Xbox players be able to join in on the fun? Here’s everything we know about whether Baldur’s Gate 3 will be available on Xbox.

Baldur’s Gate 3 took off immediately after its release and continues to be a huge success. The fanfare surrounding it Game is not surprising given its size and attention to detail. When it finally released on PlayStation, the love for Baldur’s Gate 3 grew even more.

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With its captivating storyline and thrilling action, Larian Studios has undeniably created something special – but can gamers on Xbox get their hands on it? Let’s take a look and find out.

A screenshot of Baldur's Gate 3 from SteamLarian Studios

Baldur’s Gate 3 will be available on Xbox at a later date

Will Baldur’s Gate 3 come to Xbox?

Yes, Baldur’s Gate 3 is coming to Xbox. Larian developers Swen Vincke has confirmed They’ve been working on the Xbox release “for some time.” Vincke later shared an optimization breakthrough that many fans interpreted as a promising sign for the eventual Xbox port.

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The last one was Developers said that the Xbox Series X|S port of Baldur’s Gate 3 is still “on track for a December release.” They plan to announce the exact date during The Game Awards, which will take place on December 7th.

The developers confirmed some time ago that an Xbox version of the game was in development. However, due to technical difficulties, they refrained from making a formal announcement until August 2023. These are largely related to getting things up and running on the less powerful Series S, combined with Microsoft’s requirement for feature parity.

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That policy appears to have been relaxed in this case, as Baldur’s Gate 3 will not have split-screen co-op mode when it launches on the Series S.

One good thing to note here is that Baldur’s Gate 3 will have cross-platform progression. Therefore, once the Xbox port is released, you should be able to switch platforms without any problem.

In the meantime, check out some of our other Baldur’s Gate 3 guides:

Best Wizard Build | Best Bard Build | Best Rogue Build | Best Fighter Build | Best Ranger Build | Best Barbarian Build | Best Druid Build | Best Warlock Build | Best Wizard Build | Baldur’s Gate 3: What is the maximum level cap? | Ranking the best Baldur’s Gate 3 classes | How to Revive Characters in Baldur’s Gate 3 | Can you use multiple classes at the same time in Baldur’s Gate 3? Baldur’s Gate 3 Soul Coins: How to Get Them and What They Are | Baldur’s Gate 3: The Fastest Ways to Get XP and Level Up | Baldur’s Gate 3: How to Respect Your Character | Baldur’s Gate 3 Karmic Dice: What are they?

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