Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover the best games coming soon to Xbox One. Every week, the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console, and Xbox Wire will be here to let you know when you can play every new release hitting Xbox One. Whether you’re a fan of shooting, racing, or adventuring, there’s sure to be something for you to enjoy. So, without further delay, let’s preview the new games coming soon with Next Week on Xbox!
Victor Vran – May 30
Become Victor, hunter of demons, and forge your own hero on a quest to liberate the cursed city of Zagoravia. Decide how you play at any moment, even in the heat of battle. Modify your demon slaying loadout as you dodge deadly attacks, leap from towering locations, and take on hordes of hideous beasts and cunning boss monsters.
Lock’s Quest – May 30
Build defenses and battle against the Clockwork horde in the next generation remake of the critically acclaimed handheld game! You play as Lock, a boy who stumbles upon an invasion of his Village, which triggers a wider war between Kingdom Force and a revived Clockwork Army, led by the nefarious Lord Agony. A gripping story unfolds as you progress through 75 Days of warfare, across a dozen unique maps, aided by a collection of turrets, traps and special attacks.
Crossout – May 30
Join Crossout, the free to play post-apocalyptic MMO Action game! Craft your unique battle machines from dozens of interchangeable parts, ride them directly into combat, and destroy your enemies in explosive PvP online battles!
Tokyo 42 – May 31 (Console Launch Exclusive)
Tokyo 42 is a hyper-stylish isometric open-world shooter. Framed for a murder you didn’t commit, you’ll delve into a world of assassins, deadly corporate intrigue and… tactical cats. A single-player story mode and a host of multiplayer modes await in this unique and critically acclaimed game.
Star Balls – May 31
Star Balls offers unique sci-fi gameplay and adventure to bring fun to a new dimension. Launch Orbit, Tess La Coil, or Torque through a gigantic spaceship, avoiding black holes, flames, and killer maintenance bots to win your way to freedom. Star Balls is an awesome 3D puzzler that follows three stowaways on a spaceship.
Thea: The Awakening – May 31
This turn-based strategy survival game, steeped in Slavic myth, puts you up against a monstrosity known only as The Darkness that engulfed the world. There are Strigas and Baba Yagas aplenty, but there are no heroes, no monster slayers, and no great armies capable of banishing them. You have only a few hopeless and starving survivors who are desperately trying to stay alive. You are their last hope.
Dragon Bros – May 31
Robots are everywhere, destroying the place you used to call home. The only cure for this terrible mess is to wipe out those cranky machines with bullets and big explosions! Play as a young dragon in this 2D retro run ‘n’ gun adventure in co-op or solo.
Speedrunners – June 1 (Games with Gold)
Cut-throat multiplayer running game that pits four players against each other, locally or online. Run, jump, swing around, and use devious weapons and pick-ups to knock opponents off-screen! This may be one of the most competitive games you’ll ever play.
Tekken 7 – June 2
The storied fighting franchise returns for another round in Tekken 7. The franchise rises to the next level with photo-realistic graphics and new and innovative features and fighting mechanics. Tekken 7 resurrects the attitude, competitiveness, and showmanship rooted in its arcade DNA to provide the ultimate fighting game experience.
The Culling – June 2 (Console Launch Exclusive)
In a remote arena, 16 contestants have 20 minutes to explore, scavenge items, craft weapons, build traps, hunt, and kill each other! Face to face. Mano a mano, This is battle royale in its most brutal form. That means only one will be crowned the winner. Do you have the guts to survive?
Perception – June 2
Perception is a first-person narrative horror adventure that tells the story of Cassie, a blind heroine who uses her extraordinary hearing and razor-sharp wits to unravel the mysteries of an abandoned estate that haunts her dreams.
Plutobi: The Dwarf Planet Tales – June 2
As you may know, Plutobi (Pluto) was kicked out of the planet list back in 2006. So now he’s decided to show off his power to the other planets by absorbing asteroids, planets, and other space objects to become stronger like never before!