This week sees a slew of games hitting the store, with no less than 14 games to get stuck into. Kicking things off (or should that be serving up?) on Tueday is Spike Volleyball, with a whole heap of ID@Xbox releases throughout the week, finishing up with Monster Energy Supercross The Official Videogame 2 on Friday. Check out all of this weeks releases below.
Tuesday 5th February
50 national teams, men’s and women’s, go head to head in a realistic indoor volleyball simulation. Speed, reflexes, teamwork: all the elements needed for success are there for a spectacular sports experience. Manage your own team and take it to the highest level. Enter multiple international tournaments, change your tactics to catch your opponent off guard and become world champions!
Wednesday 6th February
39 Days to Mars
39 Days to Mars is a co-operative (and single-player) steampunk puzzle-adventure game. Step into the shoes of Sir Albert Wickes and The Right Honourable Clarence Baxter, two 19th century explorers who have chosen to pilot the HMS Fearful on its maiden voyage to Mars. When the steam engine runs out of coal, the ship’s cat shreds the navigation chart, and the tea gets cold, it becomes clear that interstellar transportation isn’t a walk in the park. It will take the talents of two players working together on the problems that arise to get to Mars in one piece.
Ages of Mages: The Last Keeper
Ages of Mages: The last keeper is a TPS beat ’em up game, will makes you and your friends(family) have a good weekend on your sofa. Take the princess back! How our cute mages make the great job done and save the day? The kingdom is under attack and the princess is just being taken away! Can our 4 mages assume the responsibility of the “Guardian” and reinvigorate the ages of the mages?
RIOT: Civil Unrest
RIOT – Civil Unrest is the highly anticipated real-time riot simulator that places the player right in the heart of some of the world’s most fractious clashes. Campaigns include: Indignados (Spain), Arab Spring (Egypt), Keratea (Greece) and NoTAV (Italy). Seventeen single level scenarios include Rome, Oakland, Paris, London and Ukraine.
Crack the code, bust open protected boxes and don’t forget the cake! Calling all safe-crackers and lovers of puzzle games! The time for testing your brain, whilst listening to rain and thunder has arrived, as try your hand at a series of puzzles that are playable across 36 levels. From rotating dials, imputing numbers and other commands, your work will be cut out for you, but in the event your mental puzzle-solving prowess comes through for you, you will get the chance to have your cake and eat it too! Will access continue to be denied to you, or will you defy all odds and overcome all hurdles? There is only one way to find out.
Salt and Sanctuary
In fog-shrouded valleys, where grinning, mossy corpses cling to rusted arms, shambling figures begin to stir. Beneath crumbling, salt-worn structures, labyrinthine passageways lead to unspeakable evil, long forgotten by man. Salt and Sanctuary seamlessly combines fast, brutal, and complex 2D combat with richly developed RPG mechanics. Discover, craft, and upgrade over 600 weapons, armor pieces, spells, and items as you explore a cursed realm of forgotten cities, blood-soaked dungeons, desecrated monuments, and the fallen lords they once celebrated.
Thursday 7th February
Evoland: Legendary Edition
Evoland is a journey through the history of action-adventure gaming, allowing players to unlock new technologies, gameplay systems, and graphical upgrades as they progress through the game. Inspired by popular series, Evoland takes players from an 8-bit style to full modern-day 3D graphics and from turn-based battles to real time boss fights, all with plenty of charming humor and references to many classic games.
Pumped BMX Pro
Pumped BMX Pro puts you back on the seat for another high adrenaline, fast-paced trickathon where chaining massive combos could put you at the number one spot on the global leaderboards. Pump your way through 60 levels of ever increasing difficulty, making sure you’re racking up those platinum medals by completing Trick Challenges along the way. Choose from 15 riders with predesigned bikes, or get creative and design your own in the easy to use bike designer.
Friday 8th February
AWAY: Journey to the Unexpected
You play as a kid that is neither a hero nor a warrior. Yet with the power of friendship, you will overcome every obstacle in your way! Choose your path through the levels, uncover the light-hearted story, and above all, recruit allies. All the wacky and powerful characters you meet can be played in first person, and it’s up to you to find the right answers to get them to join your team! Idiotic workmen, mysteries from outer space, oddball friends, and fast combat await! Journey around a colorful world featuring unique visuals, with 2D characters living in a 3D world. Unravel a funny and light-hearted story, with just the right pinch of rogue-lite elements.
Pipe Push Paradise
Pipe Push Paradise is a challenging, plumbing-based puzle game. You’ve arrived on a lonely island faced with a hero’s calling. Rise to the occasion (push pipes around) and restore this paradise to its former glory.
Please Don’t Touch Anything
Please, Don’t Touch Anything is a cryptic, brain-racking button-pushing puzzle game. Covering for a colleague taking a bathroom break, you find yourself in front of a mysterious console with a green screen monitor showing a pixelated live image of an unknown city. Also present is an ominous red button with the simple instruction to not touch anything! Push the red button once or press it many times. Your choices and actions will lead to outrageous consequences and over 30 unique puzzle endings. Scavenge the room for clues, tools, and buttons to solve riddles and trigger explosive events. This deceptively simple console has many mind-blowing surprises for you.
Welcome to Glass Masquerade – an artistic puzzle game inspired by Art Deco & stained glass artisans of the 20th century. You need to combine hidden glass pieces to unveil clocks and themes exhibited by various cultures of the world at the ‘International Times Exhibition’ – an interactive electronic show.
Dark Quest 2
Dark Quest 2 is a turn based RPG inspired by legendary board game Hero Quest. The game features a party based system where you control a group of heroes, an isometric hand-drawn art style, dice based mechanics for all computations – (it rolls dice to determine an outcome) and much more. Each map is designed to take you through an adventure that will test your party’s strength, courage and sanity as you go deeper and deeper into the castle in search for the chambers of the evil sorcerer.
Monster Energy Supercross The Official Videogame 2
All the thrills of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross 2018 Championship! Live the life of a pro, put yourself to the test in the Compound, tackle challenges, manage your events and attract new sponsors to earn fame and unlock new content!