There’s no need for FOMO! We will keep you up to date with all the news from our /[email protected] Showcase with /twitchgaming. Today’s show unveiled some awesome first gameplay reveals, new trailers, Game Pass announcements, developer interviews and cool new games coming to Xbox including the following:
immortality (Half Mermaid) (Console) – Summer 2022
immortality is an interactive trilogy of films from Sam Barlow, creator of Your history. What happened to Marissa Marcel? Examine footage from their lost movies to solve the mystery. Coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox Game Pass in Summer 2022.
Flintlock The Siege of Dawn (Kepler Interactive/A44) (Console) – 2022
Gods and weapons clash flintlocka new open-world action role-playing game from the creators of Ashen. Join Nor and her mysterious companion Enki on an epic journey of vengeance, gunpowder and magic in humanity’s last stand. Your battle begins in 2022 on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One! Available on day one with Game Pass.
Cursed to golf (Thunderful Games/Chuhai Labs) (PC) – TBD
Cursed to golf is a golf-like adventure where every shot counts. With insane dangers, otherworldly power-ups, and tons of replayability, will you make it out of Golf Purgatory, or will you be forever…cursed to golf!?
Escape Academy (iam8bit/Coin Crew/Skybound Games) (Console) – 2022
They have just arrived Escape Academy, a school where promising students train to become the ultimate Escape Room Master. Play through over a dozen masterfully crafted rooms designed by seasoned experts in the field of real life escape rooms.
Experience the whole of Escape Academy alone in single player OR through cooperative play with two players. Available in local or online split screen. Explore the campus of Escape Academy and meet the Faculty, a motley cast of characters, each an expert in the art of escape. And some with secrets yet to be revealed… Featuring music and sound design by the one-of-a-kind Doseone (gang beats, mud life, disc room, Enter the dungeon). Available with GamePass.
whale fall (Whitethorn Games) (Console) – TBD
whale fall is a combination of SRPG and JRPG set in a high fantasy world inspired by The Lord of the Rings, Suikoden series and Final Fantasy games. The continent of Osfeld is unique. Strictly divided between territorial lines and shadowed by giant skywhales, economic and political powers shift every hundred years as one of these beasts ages and dies, crashing to the ground.
The economic, technological, and military benefits of whale bodies are considerable, as is the conflict over their remains. Players will command the armies of Riverwatch to put an end to a sinister plot to shoot down the legendary creatures and wreak havoc on the world.
wrestle quest (Skybound Games/Mega Cat Studios) (Console) – TBD
Tag Team with Destiny! Pro wrestling and RPG fantasy collide in the ultimate pixel adventure. “Macho Man” Randy Savage, Andre the Giant and tons of other icons will lead you to glory beyond the ring. This hero’s journey is not just an epic quest, it is wrestle quest!
There’s more exciting news coming with all of the Game Pass announcements. Some of the titles to look out for are:
tunic (Finji) (Consul) – Now available
tunic is an isometric action-adventure game about exploring the wilderness, fighting monsters, and uncovering mysteries. You play as a little fox in a big world full of secrets. tunic is now available for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One! Play it on Game Pass on day one and be brave little fox!
Crusader Kings III (Paradox Interactive) (Console) – March 29, 2022
Watch as Grammy winner and rap king T-Pain rewrites history in style Crusader Kings III. This natural utopia is shattered when His Majesty’s legendary dynasty and new personal religion meet surprising opposition. You too can take control of the story, though Crusader Kings III
Hike to Yomi (Devolver Digital) (Console) – Spring 2022
As a vow to his dying master, the young swordsman Hiroki has sworn to protect his city and the people he loves from all threats. Faced with tragedy and bound, the lone samurai must journey beyond life and death to confront himself and determine his path forward. Coming to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and Game Pass in Spring 2022.
We also showed off two super cool montages:
Fellow Traveler’s Game Pass Montage highlights four of their exciting games coming to Xbox and PC Game Pass on day one.
- Paradise Killer (Console, PC) – Now available
- Kraken Academy!! (Console, PC) – March 22, 2022
- Beacon Pines (Console) – TBD
- citizen sleeper (Console) – TBD
Spring Games in the spotlight
the [email protected] Spring Games in the spotlight Highlights over 40 new games for Xbox! Spend $50 on Spring Games Spotlight titles and get 5,000 Microsoft Rewards points. You can read more details here.
Here is the list of games shown during today’s event:
- Beacon Pines (travel buddy)
- Chinatown detective agency (modest games)
- citizen sleeper (travel buddy)
- Clash: Artifacts of Chaos (nacon)
- Crusader Kings 3 (Paradox Interactive) – Coming to Xbox Game Pass
- Cursed to golf (thundering games)
- Escape Academy (iam8bit) – Coming to Xbox Game Pass
- Flintlock The Siege of Dawn (A44) – Coming to Xbox Game Pass
- Floppy Knights (Rose City Games) – coming to Xbox Game Pass
- immortality (Half Mermaid) – Coming to Xbox Game Pass
- Kraken Academy!! (travel buddy)
- Lost Eidolons (Ocean Drive Studios)
- Paradise Killer (travel buddy) – Now available
- rolling thunder (Roblox Game Fund/Splitting Point Studios)
- paper shredder (FoamPunch BV)
- there is no light (HypeTrain Digital)
- Hike to Yomi (return digital)
- tunic (Finji) – Now available
- blank (HypeTrain Digital)
- whale fall (Hawthorn Games)
- wrestle quest (Skybound Games/Mega Cat Studios)
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