XIII Remake's Major Overhaul Is Now A Free Upgrade On Xbox

The XIII Remake got off to a horrendous start back in 2020, being called the worst Xbox game of the year by Metacritic, which led to publisher Microids promising to fix the game with the help of French developer Tower Five.

Well, today's the day! After a year of working on the update, it's now available for free on Xbox One, and the game has also been released for Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S with the new features. Here's what you can look forward to:

XIII Remake's Major Overhaul Is Now A Free Upgrade On Xbox 2

Microids says Tower Five has "reworked the entire game from the Art Direction to the AI and added numerous technical improvements", along with the "highly awaited online multiplayer mode for up to 13 players".

"We really wanted to take the time to fix the game and offer owners of XIII Remake a free update paying the best possible tribute to the original game we all love. We can’t wait for players to put their hands on this improved version of the game and (re)discover the classic adventures of Agent XIII..."

If you already own XIII Remake on Xbox One, you should find that the free update and upgrade to Xbox Series X and Series S is available right now, and it sounds like first impressions are pretty positive so far:

Have you had a chance to try the upgrade yet? Let us know in the comments below.