Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One and Windows 10 PC! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox, read on below and click on each of the game profiles for pre-order details (dates are subject to change).
Relicta – August 4
A first-person, physics-based puzzle game where you need to creatively combine magnetism and gravity to unravel the secrets of Chandra Base. As a top physicist stranded on an eerie, derelict moon base, navigate through terraformed craters by bending gravity and magnetism to your will in order to solve puzzles.
Skully – August 4
On a mysterious remote island, a skull washes up on shore and is reawakened by an enigmatic deity. The newly reanimated being, Skully, has been summoned to intervene in a war between the deity’s three siblings, whose quarrel jeopardizes the island they call home. With a second chance at life, Skully’s adventure will take him across a strange paradise as he seeks an end to the conflict that plagues the isle.
Wizards: Wand of Epicosity – August 4
Wizards: Wand of Epicosity is a thrilling, fast paced Tower Defense game with magic, zombies, and a teleporting castle. As the Wizard of Darkness sends forth his undead hordes, it’s up to you and your allies to defeat them.
The Mean Greens: Plastic Warfare – August 5
Take part in history’s greatest battle of Green vs. Tan. Fight amongst and against others online. Jump, shoot and roll your way into victory with fast-paced objective-based gameplay. Sometimes the greatest battles are fought by the smallest of plastic soldiers.
Mystery Mine – August 5
Dangerous monsters and bosses, arcane magic, and decisions on which many lives depend! Fight monsters, overcome perilous obstacles, solve puzzles, and help this average joe save the world in Mystery Mine.
RogueCube – August 5
Pick your cube and blast your way to victory in RogueCube! Choose from solo campaign, local multiplayer campaign or local multiplayer competitive modes and duke it out. Can you capture the eight vertices and clear each zone? Jump dodge and shoot your way to victory!
Steam Tactics – August 5
As one of the most renowned mercenary tacticians in the land, will you answer the kingdom’s call? Steam Tactics is an RPG about steampunk airships with tactical turn-based combat. Take on the role of a captain of a squad of airship pilots, buy and upgrade new ships and weapons, level up your crew, and win the day.
Aery – Broken Memories – August 6
You are a little bird that flies effortlessly through thoughts, fears, and memories of an unknown person. Experience the feeling of flying, plunge into beautiful and atmospheric landscapes and enjoy the unique storytelling of the game while getting attached to the lovely main character.
Clan N – August 6
Fight alone or with your friends, master the art of battle, and bring peace back to the land in this arcade inspired epic brawler that combines classic arcade gameplay with today’s modern brawlers. Dodge, block, and use your light, heavy, and special attacks wisely to progress across seven different levels with many different enemies, bosses, and casual mini-games.
It Lurks Below – August 6
Xbox Play Anywhere – A retro-styled, 2D, action-oriented, survival RPG by David Brevik, creator of Diablo. A true RPG, with many stats and eight character-classes. Dig down and explore the randomly generated levels, find random items, and combat deadly monsters to get the answers.
UnderMine – August 6
An action-adventure roguelike that blends combat and dungeon crawling with RPG-like progression. Mine gold, die, upgrade, and try again! Discover hundreds of items including relics, potions, blessings, and curses that all combine and stack for a new experience every run.
Fast and Furious Crossroads – August 7
Gear up for high-stakes cinematic action in a new chapter in the Fast & Furious saga as you join the family to hunt down an international crime syndicate and pump the brakes on their plans. Then play online with your friends and create your own crew for revolutionary multiplayer action and spectacular mayhem.
HardCube – August 7
Xbox Play Anywhere – A simple but gripping casual game to pass the time with lots of unusual settings, levels, and worlds with sleek graphics and dynamic gameplay accompanied by a fun soundtrack and an online rating system. You won’t just have to get to the finish line; you’ll need to overcome obstacles while exploring this colorful world one level after another.
Swimsanity! – August 7
A multiplayer underwater shooter with action-packed co-op and versus game modes, all supported by online and local play. Take on the role of Mooba, who uses a variety of unique power-ups and weapons to survive in this aquatic world. With more than 150+ challenges to complete across eight action-packed game modes either online or locally.
WarriOrb – August 7
Demons, giants, mutants, and a talking Ball with hybrid limbs?! In WarriOrb you play as a mighty demon trapped in an unlikely body. The path ahead is not an easy one. Will you do whatever it takes to regain your freedom?
[Source: Xbox news]