Welcome to next week on Xbox! Here we cover all of the new games coming soon for Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, and Windows PC, as well as the upcoming Xbox Game Pass, which will be released soon [email protected] Games! For more information on the games, please see below and click on their profiles for pre-order details when available (release dates are subject to change). Let’s jump in!
Greak: Memories of Azure – August 17th – Optimized for Xbox Series X | S
A side scrolling single player game with hand drawn animation. You take on the role of three siblings: Greak, Adara and Raydel to guide them through the lands of Azur. Alternate controls between them and use their unique skills to escape the Urlag invasion.
Coordinate with your friends or rely on your own creativity to navigate cardboard worlds full of unique, happy levels. Uncover secrets, solve puzzles and quests as a team and visit the friendly inhabitants of sun-kissed islands, amber forests and living caves. Or sit back and challenge your friends in action-packed rounds of boxing ball, pile of dunk or tic pile toe.
Travel deep into the abyss as a daring adventurer of your own design! Start at a humble turntable and venture into dungeons with different biomes, each more dangerous than the other. Determine the appearance of your character, change colors, make weapons and armor from the collected loot, upgrade your equipment and choose from a variety of skill improvements.
WSS’91 is here! Welcome to the 90s boy! Arcade-level action and graphics! Gather some friends in your own living room! A huge bunch of teams (like at least 40)! Game modes like tournaments, leagues and everything! What if we both pay half and swap them every other week?
An urban fantasy style beat ’em up that brings the arcade vibe of the 90s back to the present. With comic-style illustrations and dazzling soundtracks, it’s a one-of-a-kind experience that you can tackle alone or in co-op with friends, while your choices define the next step in the story.
Recompile – August 19th – Optimized for Xbox Series X | S ● Xbox Game Pass
Take control of a semi-intelligent program that fights against deletion in this atmospheric, Metroidvania-inspired hacking adventure. In the sprawling 3D world of the mainframe, Recompile features intense combat, tight 3D platforms, super-powerful abilities, and hacking mechanics based on environmental logic.
Twelve minutes – August 19th – Optimized for Xbox Series X | S ● Smart Delivery ● Xbox Game Pass
What should be a romantic evening with your wife turns into a nightmare when a detective breaks into your house, accuses your wife of murder, and beats you to death … door. Change the outcome and break the loop in this interactive thriller starring James McAvoy, Daisy Ridley and Willem Dafoe.
A charming adventure game with emotionally charged narration, no-filler gameplay and fast-paced battles. The game tells the story of Arietta and her family, who visited her grandmother’s hut for the first time after her death the year before. The family outing takes an unexpected turn, however, when Arietta meets a mysterious new friend and gains the ability to see strange ghosts that inhabit the island.
Lady for Children – August 20th – Xbox One X improved
Checkers for Kids is a traditional and inspirational board game that will attract the attention of a younger audience. There are many unique toys that you can play with and customize even further with your favorite add-ons. Black and white are you bored? Modify your playground however you want. And when you are tired and want to relax, just play with your favorite fish who will cheer you on as you play against family and friends!
Madden NFL 22 – 20th of August – Optimized for Xbox Series X | S
Brand new features in Franchise include HR management, an improved scenario engine, and a weekly strategy. Share Avatar progress and player class between Face of The Franchise and The Yard with unified progress. And for the very first time in Ultimate Team, you’re customizing Superstar X-Factors at halftime. Pre-order Madden NFL 22 to get a Brady or Mahomes Power Up Item, an Elite Passer Strategy Item, 20 Franchise Employee Points, and more. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members with EA Play can now be on the field with a 10-hour member-only trial that includes unique, limited-time Ultimate Team challenges.
Feed your nostalgia with a tactical role-playing game inspired by classic games. Embark on an adventurous journey, meet a whole range of unique characters and immerse yourself in a captivating storyline. Recruit up to 14 characters, each with their own unique skills, and reveal a dark and mature story centered on the relationship between two lost souls trying to discover the meaning of life.