The Best Adventure open-world Games for Xbox One

Update, : Lake added at rank #8.
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Alba: a Wildlife Adventure (2020)

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Even the smallest person can make a big difference. Join Alba, as she sets out to save her beautiful island and its wildlife. And possibly start a revolution.


  • exploration
  • open-world
  • adventure
  • relaxing
  • cartoony
  • nature
  • collector
  • creature
  • cute
  • colourful
  • family-friendly
  • construction
  • economy
  • 3d
  • table

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A Short Hike (2019)

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Hike, climb, and soar through the peaceful mountainside landscapes of Hawk Peak Provincial Park as you make your way to the summit.


  • park
  • relaxing
  • exploration
  • open-world
  • adventure
  • cute
  • volleyball
  • flight
  • walking-simulator
  • parkour
  • nature
  • platform
  • pixel
  • vertical
  • inventory

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Eastshade (2019)

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Mac OS Xbox One Playstation 4 PC Windows

You are a traveling painter, exploring the island of Eastshade. Capture the world on canvas using your artist’s easel. Talk to the inhabitants to learn about their lives. Make friends and help those in need. Visit cities, scale summits, unearth mysteries, and discover forgotten places!


  • relaxing
  • walking-simulator
  • open-world
  • exploration
  • beautiful
  • crafting
  • rpg
  • first-person
  • atmospheric
  • story
  • fantasy
  • adventure
  • utopia
  • detective
  • grand

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Outer Wilds (2019)

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Playstation 5 Xbox Series X PC Windows Playstation 4 Xbox One

Named Game of the Year 2019 by Giant Bomb, Polygon, Eurogamer, and The Guardian, Outer Wilds is a critically-acclaimed and award-winning open world mystery about a solar system trapped in an endless time loop.


  • exploration
  • mystery
  • discovery
  • puzzle
  • sci-fi
  • open-world
  • space
  • adventure
  • first-person
  • narrative

5

Cat Quest (2017)

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Cat Quest is a 2D open world RPG with the exploration of Skyrim, but set in the visual style of an overworld. This is a fantasy world that asks the question of how different it would be if cats lived in it instead of humans! Go to places like the Catpital where the Lion King rules, or experience delicacies like the catnip pie! Talk to the locals, some already on their 7th or 8th lives(what? not all cats have nine lives y'know), and go on a catventure through a world you've never seen before!


  • rpg
  • open-world
  • dungeon
  • dragon
  • real-time
  • cats
  • adventure
  • action
  • combat
  • cute
  • dungeon-crawler
  • fight
  • grand

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Supraland (2019)

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Embark on a valiant quest to save your toy village in the hit first-person open-world puzzle platformer! Roam and explore a huge interconnected world. Unlock powerful new abilities and combine them to overcome imaginative puzzles or uncover shrouded secrets. Defeat charging hordes in fast, frenetic first-person combat as you battle your way towards an audience with the Blue King. Game features:- 12–25 hours of open-world puzzle, action and platformer gameplay- A grand adventure in a tiny "sandbox", with rewarding exploration gameplay and hundreds of secrets to discover- Discover exciting upgrades and unlock a wide range of game-changing weapons and abilities- Family-friendly visuals combined with countless crafty puzzles


  • puzzle
  • sandbox
  • exploration
  • metroidvania
  • platform
  • first-person
  • adventure
  • open-world
  • combat
  • cartoony

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Outward (2019)

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No remarkable journey is achieved without great effort. In Outward, the cold of the night or an infected wound can be as dangerous as a predator lurking in the dark. Explore the vast world of Aurai solo or in Co-op. The Definitive Edition features both DLCs and quality of life improvements.

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  • open-world
  • cooperative
  • rpg
  • survival
  • souls
  • split-screen
  • online
  • adventure
  • fantasy

8

Lake (2021)

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Xbox 360 Xbox Series X Xbox One PC Windows

It's 1986 - Meredith Weiss takes a break from her career in the big city to deliver mail in her hometown. How will she experience two weeks in beautiful Providence Oaks, with its iconic lake and quirky community? And what will she do next? It's up to you.


  • narrative
  • walking-simulator
  • truck
  • story
  • horror
  • mystery
  • adventure
  • thriller
  • open-world
  • puzzle
  • drama
  • romance
  • supernatural
  • relaxing
  • driving

9

Batman: Arkham Knight (2016)

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Playstation 4 Xbox One PC Windows

Batman™: Arkham Knight brings the award-winning Arkham trilogy from Rocksteady Studios to its epic conclusion. Developed exclusively for New-Gen platforms, Batman: Arkham Knight introduces Rocksteady's uniquely designed version of the Batmobile.


  • tanks
  • villain
  • stealth
  • superhero
  • vehicle
  • adventure
  • action
  • combat
  • open-world
  • battle
  • fight
  • driving
  • detective
  • puzzle
  • narrative

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AER (2017)

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Transform into a bird and fly to explore and experience a vibrant world of floating islands in the sky. Venture down into lost ancient ruins where each step leads you closer to the end of the world. AER puts you in the shoes of Auk, a magical shape-shifting girl who can transform between human and bird.


  • relaxing
  • flight
  • open-world
  • exploration
  • atmospheric
  • experience
  • adventure
  • nature
  • puzzle
  • third-person
  • single-player

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