Xbox event 1 of 3: Xbox Plays: LGBTQIA+ Game Protagonists, June 14-20
Date: June 14-20
Team Xbox proudly supports initiatives that bring unity among our LGBTQIA+ gaming community and for all gamers.
Our campaigns and actions across the organization show the power unity can bring. The challenges we face are hard to solve, but by working together we can make an impact and bring about change for all.READ THE BLOG
Show your pride and support with the limited-edition collection of Xbox Gear, inspired by the LGBTQIA+ community. This year the Xbox Gear Shop is offering an even greater selection of products including special Xbox Game Studios inspired designs and eco-friendly options.SHOP NOW
Microsoft Rewards Members in the US can play games on Xbox to earn Microsoft Rewards points and donate those points to several organizations supporting the LGBTQIA+ communities, matched by Microsoft throughout June. Learn more on the Microsoft Rewards app on Xbox.LEARN MORE
The new “True Colors” profile theme and gamerpics will be available to fans on PC and console. Celebrate and show your support with this new content! (Availability may differ by region.)HOW TO UPDATE YOUR PROFILE
Xbox Avatars can celebrate Pride Month with new Pride collections from Xbox, Halo, and more. Show your support and choose between fourteen different free t-shirts and tank tops. Get your Avatar Pride gear now!GET YOUR VIRTUAL PRIDE GEAR
We are dedicated to sharing and amplifying community voices. So, in celebration of Pride, we asked Xbox Ambassadors who identify as LGBTQIA+ how games with diverse representation have impacted them and to share their stories about being a member of the gaming community.READ THEIR STORIES
We’ll be celebrating Pride on our Twitch channel by featuring games and content creators connected to LGBTQIA+ communities throughout the month of June. We’ll also welcome game developers to talk about their experiences while creating games that represent LGBTQIA+ communities.TUNE IN
This June and beyond, we’re highlighting games selected by LGBTQIA+ communities at Microsoft that bring focus to LGBTQIA+ creators, experiences, and protagonists, plus award winners and nominees from GLAAD and the Gayming AwardsEXPLORE THE FULL COLLECTION
Tell Me Why, the award-winning narrative adventure from DONTNOD Entertainment and Xbox Publishing, will be available for free on Xbox consoles, the Microsoft Store and Steam for the entire month of June 2021. Whether you're returning to Delos Crossing or experiencing the Ronan twins' reunion for the first time, we can't wait for you to join us this Pride Month.LEARN MORE
This month, join Microsoft and The Coalition and support the social good organization of your choice through the Microsoft Rewards app on Xbox. Complete a Gears 5-based MS Rewards Punch Card and get the Pixelated Hearts banner set for use in Gears 5 multiplayer. Program is open to players in the following regions: US, CA, MX, BR, AU, UK, FR, DE, IT, ES.
Forza is getting festive! The 2021 Forza Rainbow livery, adorning the 2017 Ford Focus RS, is available for free to all players in both Forza Horizon 4 and Forza Motorsport 7. Players will automatically receive the livery through the in-game message center the next time they log in after June 1.
Gayming Magazine, the world’s only LGBTQ video game magazine, is celebrating its DIGIPRIDE season from June through August. Presented by Xbox UKI, the season includes a digital drag show, DIGIPRIDE panels, special episodes of the Gayming Podcast Live, and more!LEARN MORE
In Halo: The Master Chief Collection, our players can customize their profile with special nameplates commemorating in-game activities or celebrating special events. Any players who log in during the month of June will automatically gain access to this unique “Unity” nameplate featuring “Rainbow Visor” Chief!
ImHeysus is June's Xbox Ambassador of the Month!
“I think the best thing for a community is inclusion, understanding & kindness. Everyone just wants to feel welcomed & equal.”
Catch up with tournaments, meet other gamers, join the celebration—there's always something happening for Xbox fans.
See how we're making gaming more fun—for everyone—and go behind the scenes with the developers of the next Xbox hit.
Executive producer Louise O'Connor and Art Director Ryan Stevenson dissect the latest trailer for this Rare project.PLAY THE VIDEO
TEKKEN 7 Game Director Kouhei Ikeda and Producer Michael Murray discuss TEKKEN's newest original characters.PLAY THE VIDEO
Ninja Theory discusses aspirations to make a positive impact on society through a lens of their upcoming projects.PLAY THE VIDEO
The Xbox Ambassador community is always looking for new members who celebrate the uniqueness of everyone; promote a safe gaming environment; and above all else, make gaming fun for everyone.
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