Xbox One Game Releases 28/08 – 01/09

Believe it or not we’re in to the last week of August already! and there’s yet again a fair few releases to get to grips with. Ark Survival Evolved finally leaves the preview program, Killing Floor 2 & Dead Alliance also land on Tuesday, and we kick things off for September on Friday with the release of White Noise 2 and Songbringer. Check out the full list of this weeks releases below.

Tuesday 29th August

Pillars of Eternity Complete Edition

Price: £39.99/$49.99/€49.99
Description:
Pillars of Eternity, the ultimate role-playing experience on PC, comes to Xbox One! Created by and for role-playing fans by Obsidian Entertainment, masters of the RPG genre, Pillars started as a Kickstarter project, where it shattered all funding goals and pulled in more than 75,000 backers. From there, it released to broad critical acclaim, won dozens of awards, and has been a fan favorite on the PC. Now, Paradox Arctic has adapted this unmissable RPG for an entirely new audience on major consoles
Xbox store HERE


Ark Survival Evolved (1.0)

Price: £49.99/$59.99/€69.99
Description:

Stranded on the shores of a mysterious island, you must learn to survive. Use your cunning to kill or tame the primeval creatures roaming the land, and encounter other players to survive, dominate… and escape!
Xbox store HERE


Killing Floor 2

Price: £29.99/$39.99/€39.99
Description:
In Killing Floor 2 players descend into continental Europe where the outbreak caused by Horzine Biotech’s failed experiment has quickly spread and gained unstoppable momentum, essentially paralyzing the European Union— Just one month after the conclusion of the events in the original Killing Floor, the specimen clones are everywhere and civilization is in disarray communications have failed, governments have collapsed, and military forces have been systematically eradicated.
Xbox store HERE


Dead Alliance Multiplayer Edition

Price: £19.99/$24.99/€24.99
Description:
This is the multiplayer only version of the game. Does not include single player content.
Dead Alliance is a fast-paced, multiplayer first-person zombie shooter set in a post-apocalyptic world, where former military bases have been turned into the only remaining city-states. Build your squad and take strategic control of bases across maps infected with zombies, using the dead themselves as weapons against your opposing faction. Armed with a variety of loadouts that range from guns to pheromone grenades, you’ll face off against enemy armies and gruesome, human-eating killers
Xbox store HERE


Dead Alliance

Price: £29.99/$39.99/€39.99
Description:
Dead Alliance is a fast-paced, multiplayer first-person zombie shooter set in a post-apocalyptic world, where former military bases have been turned into the only remaining city-states. Build your squad and take strategic control of bases across maps infected with zombies, using the dead themselves as weapons against your opposing faction. Armed with a variety of loadouts that range from guns to pheromone grenades, you’ll face off against enemy armies and gruesome, human-eating killers
Xbox store HERE


Redout Lightspeed Edition US Release (EU 31st Aug)

Price: £31.99/$39.99/€39.99
Description:
Redout is pure Anti Gravity racing, a tribute to the classic arcade racing monsters. It’s designed to be an uncompromising, fast, tough and satisfying driving experience, soaked in that vertigo that stands at the core of the genre. Conquer a Single Player campaign that spans more than 100 events, 11 game modes and 30 racetracks. Unlock 7 racing teams, 4 racing classes, ship upgrades and 12 power-ups. Then move on to Online Multiplayer and prove your reflexes and cold blood against the world, or challenge a friend in Split Screen local multiplayer.
Xbox store HERE


Rock of Ages 2: Bigger & Boulder

Price TBC
Description:
The greatest “giant rocks rolling through historical/artistic ages” tower defense game is back with Rock of Ages 2: Bigger & Boulder. Just like the title says, Bigger and Boulder cranks up the surrealism and gameplay to be, well… BIGGER AND BOULDER. With an emphasis on the chaotic new 2-vs-2 multiplayer, new time periods, and improved graphics, physics, and destructibility powered by Unreal Engine 4, players will need to be ready for some intense rocking and rolling.
Xbox store HERE


Wednesday 30th August

The Metronomicon

Price: £15.99/$19.99/€19.99
Description:
Packing in a full-fledged story mode with a colorful cast of musically-empowered heroes and villains, The Metronomicon sees you take control a party of eight new masters of the “rhythmic combat arts” to wage musical warfare against a multitude of dance-mongering fiends. Control up to four concurrent heroes as they cast powerful spells, buff their teammates, and beat down their enemies with a variety of magical loot and groovin’ dance moves.
Xbox store HERE


Surf World Series

Price: £11.99/$14.99/€14.99
Description:
Grab your board and take on legendary waves in Surf World Series, the arcade surfing game that brings you to 5 of the world’s most infamous surfing destinations, including Bell’s Beach (Australia), Waimea Bay (Hawaii), Supertubos (Portugal), Cacimba do Padre (Brazil), and Jeffreys Bay (South Africa). Enjoy afternoon, evening, night, and bad weather variations with different waves and visual aesthetics. Perform surfing’s most intense tricks, including the Superman and Sushi Roll, against 15 different surfers.
Xbox store HERE


X-Morph: Defense

Price: £15.99/$19.99/€19.99
Description:
Unique fusion of a top down shooter and tower defense strategy. You are the X-Morph – an alien species that invades Earth to harvest its resources. Strategize in the build mode by carefully selecting various types of alien towers or throw yourself right into the battle. Build mazes for incoming enemies in an environment that provides exceptional planning freedom.
Xbox store HERE


Feral Fury

Price: £7.99/$9.99/€9.99
Description:

Fast-paced twin stick shooter rogue-lite action. May the soil we conquer nurture the holy seeds of the great bamboo. Long after humankind perished in the flames of the oil wars, the great panda empire is expanding throughout the galaxy as the new dominant power. With the old world in ashes and an endless need for bamboo, entire planets are turned into plantations, and the flames of war are lit once again.


Thursday 31st August

Life is Strange: Before the Storm

Price: £13.99/$16.99/€16.99
Description:
Life is Strange: Before the Storm features Chloe Price a 16 year-old rebel who forms an unlikely friendship with Rachel Amber, a beautiful and popular girl destined for success. When Rachel’s world is turned upside down by a family secret it takes their new found alliance to give each other the strength to overcome their demons.
Xbox store HERE


Friday 1st September

White Noise 2

Price: £7.99/$9.99/€9.99
Description:

White Noise 2 is the sequel of the successful White Noise Online. Be a part of the investigator team, or take control of the creature and devour them! White Noise 2 offers a 4vs1 asymmetric horror experience that won’t leave anyone unmoved.
Xbox store HERE


Songbringer

Price: £14.99/$19.99/$19.99
Description:
Songbringer is a 3/4­ perspective, pixel art, sci-­fi, action RPG with procedurally generated overworlds and dungeons. The game is single player or two player local co­-op. Combat in the game is action­-packed, including many kinds of weapons such as the nanosword, the boomerang­-like top hat, the ghost sword projectile, bombs and the blink orb teleportation / dodge skill.


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