Many wonderful games are played on the Xbox platform, but the below-mentioned list focuses on the best Xbox one games for female gamers. The studios of the gaming world have been neglecting the female for many years. Now, the scenario has changed as more and more games are being specifically designed to attract female gamers.
List of best Xbox One games for female gamers
1. Ori and the Will of Wisps
This is a Metroidvania (subgenre of action-adventure) game. The player progresses through the games by solving intricate puzzles, which allows them to move between different platforms. The player is able to unfold the world with new abilities allowing them to access previously inaccessible areas. It was released on 11th March 2020, and it is in 4K UHD.
2. Kingdom Hearts III
This is a role-playing action game, which is the twelfth installment in the series of Kingdom Hearts. The main personality of the game is Sora, a fifteen-year-old teenager who uses a key-shaped weapon to battle the darkness. The uniqueness of the game is Disney characters like Mickey Mouse, Goofy, and Donald Duck, which accompany the main protagonist.
3. Stardew Valley
This is a simulation role-playing game in which the players get to move away from the fast life of the city and take over the deceased grandfather derelict farms in a place known as Stardew Valley. The game is open-ended and permits the player to take several activities such as growing crops, raising lives tocks, mining of ores, selling the produce, and socializing with the townsfolk and raising a family. It is also a multiplayer game allowing three other players to play together.
4. Lego Worlds
This a sandbox video game which allows a player to build their own world made up of Lego bricks. The player gets rewarded with studs (game currency) by collecting the various objects spread across the map. The player can use those items to build. The beauty of this game is that the players can build their own world by using the predefined Lego structure.
This is also a sandbox video game but in 3D without any specific goals, which allows the players a large amount of freedom in how they choose to play the game. The objects in the game world are roughly composed of 3D, mainly in the form of cubes, which represent the materials like stone, dirt, ores, tree trunks, lava, and water. The core of the game is mining up the cube and placing them elsewhere, enabling them to build things.
6. Apex Legends
This is free to play a battle royal game set in the science fiction universe. In this game twenty teams, each comprising of three players who land on an island and search for the weapons and supplies, to attempt to defeat all the other players in combat. The team that is alive at the end of the game wins.
7. Shadow of the Tomb Raider
This is an action-adventure video game, which is the twelfth sequel in the Tom Raider series. The game follows the story of Lara Croft as she explores the environment across Central and South America. The game allows the player to craft equipment using the resources, solve puzzles, seek out optional tombs, and hunt animals.
8. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
This is a role-playing action game that is played in an open world with a third-person perspective. The player plays the character of Geralt of Rivia, who a monster slayer in search of his adopted daughter escaping from the Wild Hunt. The player battle’s many dangers using weapons and magic. Along with the main story, the player can play side games to acquire experience and gold, which can be used to increase the abilities of Geralt.
9. Ori and the Blind Forest
This is another Metroidvania adventure game in which the player plays the character of Ori, who is a small white guardian spirit. It is a platform adventure game in which the players are allowed to move between platforms by solving puzzles. In the game, there is a feature called “Soul Links,” which allows the user to save their progress with limited resources and gives the players the ability to strengthen Ori’s skills.
10. Just Dance
This is a rhythm game in which the players are presented with an on-screen dancer once the player has selected a song. The game starts scrolling pictograms that represent specific poses, which the players have to follow the motions onscreen dancer. The accuracy of each move is the basis on which the players are ranked compared to the onscreen dancer and their choreography.
11. Rayman Legends
This is a platform video game that is the fifth sequel of the Rayman series. A total of four players can simultaneously move through the various levels of the games. The players have to collect Lums by defeating enemies or freeing captured Teensies. Collecting Teensies allows the players to unlock the world.
12. Child of Light
This is a role-playing video game that takes place in a fictional land of Lemuria. The character is a child known as Aurora which wakes up in Lemuria after dying from mysterious illness has to bring back the moon, sun, and the stars that are being held by the Night Queen so that she can return home. The player can control two characters during a battle and can be swapped from the waiting character.
13. Halo 5: Guardians
This is a first-person shooter video game played through the eyes of the character. The game revolves around two-team of super soldiers. The camera can be switched from the first person to third-person view for a cinematic view of the game world. The player can use various kinds of weapons and vehicles as the story progresses. It’s a highly action-packed game.
14. The SIMS 4
This is a simulation game in which the player can create a character, and based on the options selected; they can build the profile of their character. The player-created challenges abound. The Legacy Challenge is one of the prevalent as the players create a single Sim and try to create a family line that will last for ten generations.
15. Shantae Half-Genie Hero
This is an adventure of the Metroidvania genre, which is the fourth installment of the game. The character Shantae is a half-genie who uses her hair to beat the enemies. Throughout the game, the character acquires dances that allow it to transform into various forms and acquire abilities to complete the game and access the inaccessible areas.
16. NieR: Automata
This is a role-playing action game, which is a sequel. The theme of the game is established on the proxy war between the alien created machines and human crafted androids. It has multiple playthroughs, each unlocks to the additional storyline. The role-playing game is action-packed based on hack and slash combat.
This is a first-person shooter multiplayer game in which the players are assigned into two teams, each comprising six members. The players can be selected from the thirty over characters in the roster, which are known as heroes having unique abilities. The players have to work together and defend the control points or to deliver a payload across the map in a given amount of time.
This is a simulation game based on cooking in which the players take on the role of chefs in the kitchen by preparing the meal with the ingredients, cooking, serving and cleaning up, etc. all within a time limit. It is a single and multiplayer game. The chefs work together to deliver the meal on time as a different type of meals will be ordered and be able in a queue.
19. Life is Strange: Before the Storm
This is an adventure game played with a third-person view. This is the second phase in the series and is a prequel. The character of the players in the 16-year-old Chloe Price and story begins three years before Life is Strange storyline. This game does not include the time travel features as it was available in the predecessor game. This is one of the sought-out games in Xbox One games for Female gamers.
20. Assasin’s Creed Odyssey
This is an action role-playing game and twenty-first installment in the game franchise. The game is set in the years of 431 – 422 BC and the plot revolves around the mythological sequence of a Peloponnesian war fought between Sparta and Athens. The players can control male or female mercenary in the game and go for branching quests and can lead to multiple endings of the game.
21. Overcooked 2
This is a sequel game based on the original game of cooking. Like the original game, it is also a simulation game. In this sequel, the tossing of the ingredients is introduced in such a way that players can throw ingredients in other player’s dishes from far. There are new interactive levels and other types of obstacles created that will complicate the processing of the cooking.
22. Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime
This is an action-oriented game in which the player is a space shooter. This is both single and multiple player games. The player gets to use a spaceship manning different types of stations in the spaceship-like the weapons, engine, shield, etc. In a single-player mode, the player can control one character at a time during the course gift boxes that can be discovered, which might contain gems. These gems will give new abilities to the players.
23. Snoopy’s Grand adventure
This is a side-scrolling based video game based on The Peanuts Movie. The player can choose to play the Snoopy character or Woodstock character to find Charlie Brown. The player goes through many levels, each ending at Snoopy’s doghouse. The player can also customize the Snoopy and Woodstock character as per their liking.
24. Life is Strange 2
This is a graphic adventure game played by a third-person view. The player plays the character of Sean Diaz, who is a Mexican American teenager. The character interacts with the environment. The choices made by the character will lead the game to branches in the storyline.
25. The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics
This is a battle strategy game where the players go on war against each other. The game is played in a fictitious world of Thra. The heroes of Thra are summoned by Aughra in Dream space, where each character recall their memories with one another. There are over seventy unique campaign based battled across the lands of Thra where the players can recruit new allies and customize their units for the battles.
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I hope this article has given you insights about the best Xbox One games for Female gamers, and your exciting journey in the gaming world begins.