You might have never heard of Crossfire, but it’s actually one of the most popular games on the planet with more than one billion players over its lifetime (yes, a billion). On the surface, it looks like a free-to-play Counter-Strike clone, but it’s evolved into a kind of MMO-lite FPS with cosmetic skins, guns to unlock, and dozens of varying game modes. Still, it was a bit surprising when Microsoft announced it would be bringing Crossfire to the Xbox One last year as CrossfireX, with Remedy—the folks behind Control and Max Payne—making a singleplayer campaign. Today, at the Xbox Games Showcase, we got the first look at that campaign, and it looks really fun.

The world of CrossfireX is one ruled by two different paramilitary corporations. It’s all very Metal Gear Solid minus the weird cow robots and severed arms that are also evil (so really, just a little Metal Gear Solid). But, from the trailer, Remedy’s campaign evokes both Call of Duty and Battlefield’s recent games, with big spectacle set pieces sprinkled with tidbits of character development. I have no idea what’s going on, but I’m not sure it matters in a game like this.

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