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The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now 

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Updated February 10, 2020 26k votes 3.9k voters 88.7k views 57 items

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular Xbox One games in 2020. Featuring both classic games and new games, this list of the most played video games on Xbox One right now includes first-person shooters, Kinect games, racing games, fighting games, RPGs, and sports games. What are the top 10 video games on Xbox One today?

Shooters games, like Halo 5: Guardians and Gears of War 4, are currently some of the best selling games on the Xbox One, thanks to professional gamers, eSports tournaments, Twitch streamers, and YouTube gaming channels. Other good games on Xbox One trending now include Fortnite, Sea of Thieves, Killer Instinct, Cuphead, and Forza.

Vote up the best Xbox One games everyone should be playing right now, and feel free to add your favorite console games that are missing from this list.

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Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
94455mcw added Released: 2009 (4J Studios)

Genres (Video game): Open world, Action game, Sandbox, Role-playing video game, Survival

Minecraft is a sandbox independent video game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus "Notch" Persson and later developed and published by the Swedish company Mojang. The ...more

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Red Dead Redemption II ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure

Red Dead Redemption 2 (stylized as Red Dead Redemption II) is a Western-themed action-adventure video game developed and published by Rockstar Games. It is scheduled to be released for ...more

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Apex Legends is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Respawn Entertainment)

Genres (Video game): Battle royale, first-person shooter

Apex Legends is a free-to-play battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment. Set in the same universe as Titanfall, the game was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now

Genres (Video game): first-person shooter

Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It was released in May 2016 for Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen O... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Respawn Entertainment)
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is a single-player action-adventure video game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts, set in the Star Wars universe shortly after ...more
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Halo 5: Guardians is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2015 (343 Industries)

Genres (Video game): First-person shooter

Halo 5: Guardians is a first-person shooter video game developed by 343 Industries and published by Microsoft Studios for the Xbox One home video game console. The tenth installment and fifth ...more

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Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2017 (Epic Games)
Fortnite is a co-op sandbox survival game developed by Epic Games and People Can Fly, the former also publishing the game. The game was released as a paid early access title for Microsoft ...more

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Sea of Thieves is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure

Sea of Thieves is a shared world action-adventure video game developed by Rare and published by Microsoft Studios for Microsoft Windows 10 and Xbox. The game allows players to take the role of a ...more

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Battlefield 1 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Battlefield 1 is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts. Despite its name, Battlefield 1 is the fifteenth installment in the Battlefield series, ...more

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Forza Horizon 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Forza Horizon 3 is an open world racing video game developed by Playground Games and published by Microsoft Studios for Xbox One and Microsoft Windows 10. The game features cross-platform play ...more
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Fallout 4 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Fallout 4 is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. It is the fifth major installment in the Fallout series, and was released ...more

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Assassin's Creed Origins... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Assassin's Creed Origins is a 2017 action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the tenth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series and the ...more

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FIFA 20 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
motcm added Released: 2019 (EA Vancouver)

Genres (Video game): Sports

FIFA 20 is a football simulation video game published by Electronic Arts as part of the FIFA series. It is the 27th installment in the FIFA series, and was released on 27 September 2019 for ...more

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Roblox is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
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Genres (Video game): Simulation video game, First-person Shooter, Massively multiplayer online game, Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Roblox, stylized as RŌBLOX, is a massively multiplayer online game created and marketed toward children and teenagers aged 8–18. In the game, players are able to create their own virtual world, ...more

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Battlefield V is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2018 (EA DICE)

Genres (Video game): First-person shooter, battle royale

Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts, and the seventeenth installment in the Battlefield series. It will be released worldwide ...more

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Titanfall 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Titanfall 2 is a first-person shooter video game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts. It is the sequel to 2014's Titanfall and was released worldwide on October ...more

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Far Cry 5 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Far Cry 5 is an action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and Ubisoft Toronto and published by parent company Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 ...more

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Assassin's Creed IV: Bla... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2013 (Ubisoft Ukraine)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Stealth game

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is a 2013 historical fiction action-adventure open world stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the sixth major ...more
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Tom Clancy's The Divisio... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Tom Clancy's The Division 2 is an online action role-playing video game developed by Massive Entertainment and published by Ubisoft. Played from a third-person perspective, the game takes place ...more
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Plants vs. Zombies: Gard... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
lololololololololol added Released: 2016 (PopCap Games)

Genres (Video game): Tower defense, third-person shooter

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 is a third-person shooter video game developed by PopCap Games and published by Electronic Arts. It was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and ...more

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Mortal Kombat 11 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (NetherRealm Studios)

Genres (Video game): Fighting

Mortal Kombat 11 (MK11) is a fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Running on a heavily modified version of Unreal Engine ...more

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2014 (CD Projekt RED)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing game

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a 2015 action role-playing game developed and published by CD Projekt, based on The Witcher series of fantasy novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. It is the sequel to the ...more

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The Outer Worlds is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Obsidian Entertainment)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing

The Outer Worlds is an action role-playing game developed by Obsidian Entertainment and published by Private Division. The game was released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows on ...more

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Cuphead is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2017 (StudioMDHR)

Genres (Video game): Run and gun

Cuphead is a run and gun video game developed and published by StudioMDHR. Announced in 2013, the game was released for Microsoft Windows and Xbox One in September 2017, for macOS in October ...more

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Far Cry New Dawn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Xbox One Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Ubisoft Montreal)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, first-person shooter

Far Cry New Dawn is a first-person shooter developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. The game is a spin-off of the Far Cry series and a narrative sequel to Far Cry 5. Similar to ...more

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