Square Enix has finally detailed Rise of the Tomb Raider's exclusivity deal with Xbox. It was learned that PC gamers will have to wait six months before playing one of 2015's most anticipated titles, while those who want the PlayStation 4 version will be waiting a grueling 12 months.
If you look at the history of Xbox, Microsoft has made a wealth of timed exclusivity deals during its journey. More importantly, it has been very consistent in partnering with developers for titles that have had a huge impact. Below I will go over 10 games that have had timed exclusivity on Xbox, and discuss the impression they made on the gaming industry.