Canadian Football 2017 Is Now Available For Xbox One

Content: Canadian Football 2017
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Game Description: Fast, explosive offensive action, we have it all in our Canadian gridiron simulation title that brings to fans everything they love about how Canucks have been playing the game for more than 100 years. That means 12 players, 3 downs, 20 seconds, and no fair catch eh.

Purchase Canadian Football 2017 for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Canuck Play
Publisher: Canuck Play
Website: Canadian Football 2017
Twitter: @CanuckGS

GRIDD: Retroenhanced Is Now Available For Xbox One

Content: GRIDD: Retroenhanced
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Game Description: GRIDD: Retroenhanced is an intense arcade-style cyberpunk hacking shoot ’em up with an incredible soundtrack, procedurally generated elements, and electric visuals.

Pilot your craft to hack through an evolving set of punishing enemies, deadly lasers, and other fiendish obstacles as you attempt to take down an unrelenting security mainframe to take out the system’s AI, and cement your place on the leaderboard! Inspired by cyberpunk dystopian films, early home computing, and a pulsing synthwave soundtrack from Dream Fiend, Gridd takes a classic bygone era and evolves it into a modern arcade experience.

Purchase GRIDD: Retroenhanced for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Antab Studio
Publisher: Kongregate
Website: GRIDD: Retroenhanced
Twitter: @AntabStudio / @kongregate

Pressure Overdrive Is Now Available For Xbox One

Content: Pressure Overdrive
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Game Description: Set in an action-packed world, Pressure Overdrive is filled with crazy characters and funky humor and will challenge your skills, while you race, ram and blast your way through countless bullets and enemies. Customize your buggy for clever play styles and have a friend join the cause in local co-op mode. “La Resistance” counts on you! Features single player and local co-op, campaign and freeplay mode, 3 worlds with 30+ levels and more.

Purchase Pressure Overdrive for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Chasing Carrots
Publisher: Chasing Carrots
Website: Pressure Overdrive
Twitter: @Chasing_Carrots

Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure Is Now Available For Xbox One

Content: Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure
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Game Description: Unbox – Newbie’s is a unique physics-platformer. Enjoy an epic single player adventure or grab up to four friends for local multiplayer races, battles and challenges! The Global Postal Service is nearing bankruptcy! To save themselves, they have created self-delivering boxes. Play as the GPS’ latest cardboard creation, Newbie as you attempt to save the day. Dress to impress with a massive range of over 40,000 combinations of hats, clothes accessories and funny faces. Explore huge worlds full of challenges, collectibles and boxy boss battles as you compete against the dastardly Wild Cards!

Buy now and save 25% – Limited Time Offer.

Try it FREE

Purchase Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Prospect Games
Publisher: Merge Games
Website: Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure
Twitter: @ProspectGames / @MergeGamesLtd / @UnboxTheGame

Play New Games On Xbox One July 25 – September 4 + Summer Spotlight Giveaway

The Summer Spotlight is back and it’s time to celebrate! From July 25 to September 4 the Xbox Store will have over 30 new games coming to Xbox One, including the most anticipated titles of the Summer like Fornite, Tacoma, and Sonic Mania. That means new games every week, so be sure to check my blog or the Xbox Store every Tuesday to discover all of the new games to play.

To celebrate the Summer Spotlight, I will be giving away an Xbox One S, accessories, copies of every Summer Spotlight title + more. Details below!

Here are the confirmed Summer Spotlight titles:

July 14
Serial Cleaner

July 19
What Remains of Edith Finch
Moonhunters
Gigantic Ultimate Bundle

July 21
Conga Master

July 25
Fable Fortune
Infinite Minigolf
Aven Colony
Fortnite

July 26
Vostok Inc (coming soon)
Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure (pre-order)
Gridd: Retroenhanced (pre-order)
Pressure Overdrive (coming soon)

July 28
Super CloudBuilt (pre-order)
Cyber Complex (pre-order)

This post will be updated as new titles are added and/or released. Be sure to follow me on Twitter to get updates, find out about special giveaways, and much more. Enjoy the kick off of our Summer Spotlight this week, and be sure to visit Xbox Wire over the next few weeks for in-depth looks at some of the biggest titles to play this summer!

Also, Xbox Live Rewards members can earn 4,000 Rewards Credits for diving into these releases featured in Summer Spotlight. Click here for more information on the Xbox Live Rewards Summer Spotlight program.

Summer Spotlight Giveaway

  • How do you enter for a chance to win?

Simple. All you have to do is watch the Summer Spotlight trailer below and register using the below form:

Summer Spotlight Giveaway

Check out the prizes:







Note: I’m using a new method for contest entry – Do NOT leave an entry in the comments or on Twitter. Only entries using the entry form above will be accepted.

  • What are the rules?

Register to enter using the guidance above. Click here to see the full list of Microsoft Major Nelson Promotions Official Rules.

Do not @ reply me on Twitter or leave a comment below. That will not count!

Deadline to enter is 11:00 am ET / 8:00 am PT on Tuesday, 05 September. One entry per person. Contest is open to everyone but prize availability might not be available in all regions. Winners will be notified on or about 06 September. I will update this post with the winners after they have redeemed their prize.

Have fun and good luck!

Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition Is Now Available For Digital Pre-order And Pre-download On Xbox One

Content: Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until release date (08/28/2017 – 9:00 PM).

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 — bringing Pillars’ fantastical world, tactical combat, and unforgettable story to fans on a whole new platform. Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition includes all previously released additional content from the PC version, including all DLC and expansions in a single package.

Xbox One Pre-Order FAQ