There are plenty of new Xbox releases this week for you to feast your eyes on this week, the list is below, which titles will you be picking up?
Put on the mummified boots of a redneck tourist who wakes up in ancient Egypt after a supernatural accident. A mix of old-school FPS action and rogue-lite elements, fight through dangerous pyramids, destroy a variety of monsters, and figure out what happened to this Immortal Redneck.
Xbox One X Enhanced – Race across a variety of environments from all over the world in three racing challenges including cross country, stadium events, and unique courses set in the wild. Take your racing skills online against other players and compete for the title of Gravel World Champion!
The Inkies have returned with a new scheme to rid the world of color and it’s up to you to stop them! Play across 12 levels on a new color-packed adventure where custom paints, patterns, and music bring the world to life as Blob fights to restore peace to his colorful home.
Shoot and loot your way across nine four-player co-op missions with your friends, taking out members of the WarSwarm, a hive-mind of alien AI that has waged war on humans in this sci-fi shoot ’em up. Pick up perks, loot your enemies, and upgrade your ship to support your comrades in battle to become the ultimate damage dealer and save the galaxy.
Xbox Game Preview / Xbox Play Anywhere / Xbox One X Enhanced – Space Dwarves! Have your attention? Great! Deep Rock Galactic is a new co-op FPS that features destructible environments in procedurally-generated caves and (naturally) an endless horde of alien monsters that guard valuable minerals for you and your team of Dwarves to collect.
With a mix of gothic horror and challenging turn-based RPG mechanics, Darkest Dungeon challenges you to successfully manage a group of flawed heroes through twisted forests, crypts, and dungeons. Battle not only the monsters you’ll face, but the physical and mental toll each successive adventure into the dark takes on your fledgling group of knights, mages, and thieves.
Return to the Aperture Science Enrichment Center for a slew of new challenging puzzles, this time as a bridge constructor. As a new Aperture Science employee under the tutelage of GLaDOS, it’ll be up to you to build bridges, slides, ramps and a variety of other constructions across 60 test chambers, utilizing the series’ signature tools like portals, propulsion gel, faith plates and more all in the name of science.
As the character I, who has lost all his friends (the 25 other letters of the alphabet), embark across 75 ultra-challenging levels in this deceptively cute and difficult platformer, featuring a unique switch-mechanic that you must master if you hope for I to ever see his friends again.
Combining elements of permadeath, random world generation, and hack ‘n’ slash across an overarching story, The Story Goes On drops you into the storybook of a crazed author. Utilize 50+ items to survive battles against dozens of enemies across randomly generated worlds and dungeons.
Manage your own fantasy retail shop! Start from scratch with a limited inventory, effectively price your goods, and arrange your displays to attract the most customers to grow your business. Employ staff, find the right price for your wares, and keep the shop looking great. And always be on the lookout for ways to expand.
Inspired by the real-world locations of northern Mexico, Mulaka is a new 3D action-adventure game based on the culture of the Tarahumara. Pulling from the region’s rich mythology, embark on an epic journey of a Sukurúame (shaman) as you draw upon the power of gods to fight against the corruption of your land.
Graduating from Xbox Game Preview – Take command of a full cast of tragic heroes across an apocalyptic wonderland. Combining elements of fast-paced gameplay, turn-based strategy, and co-op adventure. Find loot, customize your crew, and fight in tournaments to survive this hostile world that is home to electrobots, vampires, and cupcake people.
Console Launch Exclusive – The classic returns! Restored and enhanced with a new visual engine for Xbox One, return as the time-traveling warrior Turok who has found himself lost in a savage land of conflict. Find the eight pieces of the shattered Chronoscepter scattered across this world to put an end to the Campaigner’s evil crusade… and fight a ton of dinosaurs, naturally.
Console Launch Exclusive – Once again, it’s up to Turok to restore peace to this ancient world. Having awoken an ancient evil, Turok must stop the evil Primagen from merging Earth with the nether world. Fight prehistoric raptors, evil flesh eaters, and do battle with the mother of all beasts — you must defeat them all to save this land once and for all!