Like every week, this week has no shortage of great games to play on Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, or via Xbox Game Pass. Microsoft has curated a terrific slate of new releases that are sure to please everyone, no matter your gaming mood. So without further ado, let’s check out this week’s Xbox games.
OlliOlli World (Optimized for Xbox Series X/S, Smart Delivery)
Traverse a delightful and strange world as you complete missions, challenges, and make new friends along the way. Customize your character’s appearance, tricks, and style while discovering explorable levels with multiple paths that provide an array of opportunities for player expression. Challenge the world in leagues or challenge a friend to beat your best tricks on one of millions of shareable levels. Experience player accessibility, depth, and freedom as you dive into OlliOlli World’s signature flow state gameplay.
El Gancho takes place in the same universe as Task Force Kampas, but this time there is no help. Play as a Coco who finds an experimental laser hook and blast your way through cosmic platforming stages in retro pixel art style! Look for your friends and destroy these super imperial weapons! The faster you move, the longer your track becomes and your track can be used to annihilate enemies! Each race is randomly generated and unique, giving you a world of reasons to keep coming back and pushing your skills further.
seat console (Game Preview, Xbox Game Pass)
Besiege is a physics-based construction game where you build medieval siege engines and devastate huge fortresses and peaceful hamlets. Build a machine capable of crushing windmills, wiping out battalions of brave soldiers and transporting valuable resources, defending your creation against cannons, archers and whatever desperate enemies have at their disposal. Create a crawling monster or clumsily take flight and cause carnage in fully destructible environments. Ultimately, you must conquer each kingdom by crippling their castles and annihilating their men and cattle in the most creative or clinical way possible!
Evasion: Recharged (Optimized for Xbox Series X/S, Smart Delivery)
Breakout: Recharged will forever change what you expect from a breakthrough title. Endless arcade mode and 50 challenging levels will push you to the limit of your skills. Don’t worry, though, because it wouldn’t be a Recharged title without some game-changing bonuses. Expect the help of railguns, homing missiles and explosives to join the traditional multi-ball. You’ll need all the tools in your arsenal and sharp reflexes to climb the global leaderboards.
The legendary franchise comes to Xbox in a fast-paced first-person shooter with modern and classic multiplayer modes and a cinematic campaign that puts you in the middle of a global conflict between the world’s two most fearsome private military factions .
edge of eternity (Xbox Game Pass)
Fight epic turn-based battles as you follow Daryon and Selene on their quest to find a cure for all-consuming corrosion in this grand tale of hope and sacrifice.
Kung Fu Kickball (Optimized for Xbox Series X/S, Smart Delivery)
Compete against your friends in a fantasy sport that mixes football with kung fu action movies. Fly through the air and unleash a flurry of punches, kicks and mystical arts to overpower the other team and smash the ball into their bell. Each ringing of the bell counts as one point and the team with the most points when time runs out is crowned the winner.
The Life and Suffering of Sir Brante is a narrative RPG that comes to life on the pages of the protagonist’s diary. Set in an unforgiving world where all forms of dissent are ruthlessly crushed, the story follows a man who dared to challenge the existing order. Go on a journey of a lifetime and become an individual capable of forging their own destiny… But remember that freedom never comes cheap.
Relive an experience from the past with 4 retro games from the 8-bit era! Platform, adventure and exploration games Shoot’em Ups! Respecting the limits of the 8-bit era, but with special additions like optional retro visualizations and filters to transport us to the nostalgic era of the 80s or 90s.
PowerSlave: Exhumed is a KEX Engine port of the classic console game seamlessly blending the PlayStation and Saturn versions Destination: The Ancient Egyptian City of Karnak. Alien forces with terrifying powers have isolated the once thriving community from outside contact. As a covert ops specialist, you have been trained for all forms of contingencies. However, nothing can prepare you for the nightmare you are about to enter…
Rise of the Third Power is a console-style retro role-playing game loosely based on the political climate of Europe in the late 1930s. The story is set in the land of Rin at the height of the Age of sail, following the events that will lead to the greatest war in human history.
Friday February 11
The age is 2049 AD. All life forms are gone, except for the pigs who oppose the hostile AI-controlled machines. The robots should be destroyed, but more importantly, the last surviving chickens have been found. We must save them at all costs!
In the dusty, undeveloped wastelands of Western Mudos, cantankerous townsfolk find their settlements besieged by belligerent outlaws. Enter Stranger, a tall, dark and enigmatic bounty hunter with a crossbow that shoots critters.
Discover the secrets of the estate as you search for answers among the violent inhabitants. A strange and repulsive madness has gripped the minions wandering the halls, and they will attack on sight, for their madness is rooted in a deeper understanding of cosmic meaninglessness.
Your destination is on the outskirts of the star system, where a hundred-year conflict has created a unique situation: the small remaining parts of the two battling planets had to be stitched together to create a larger one. Welcome to Planet Stitched-Together!
Unbound: Worlds Apart (Optimized for Xbox Series X/S, Smart Delivery)
Unbound: Worlds Apart is a challenging, atmospheric, hand-drawn puzzle-platformer set in a universe where all worlds are connected by portals. You control Soli, a gifted young mage who has the power to open portals and control each world’s unique properties – such as reverse gravity, time manipulation, super strength and more.
Ziggurat is back, and now it’s even better! Use powerful weapons and spells to smash through hordes of enemies and explore labyrinthine dungeons in this fast-paced roguelite FPS, while leveling up your skills and discovering new gear. Will you be up to the task?