Next Week on Xbox: February 9 – 12
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox! Here we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10 PC as well as upcoming Xbox Game Pass and soon-to-be released ID@Xbox titles! Get more details on the games below and click their profiles for pre-order details when available (release dates are subject to change). Let’s jump in!
The mysterious plane crash was only the beginning. Eight survivors are stranded in the middle of an unforgiving frozen wilderness of Alaska. Don’t let it consume you. Find out the truth. Survive and live to tell the tale of The Wild Eight.
Cleverly crafted indie platform puzzler #SinucaAttack arrives on console, bringing its unique blend of pool ball physics and 2D platforming to new players worldwide. Choose your character, customize your cue stick and leap into a series of fast-paced room escape puzzles where pool balls are your greatest weapons.
UltraGoodness 2 is a bloody mess of dynamic and fun action, about the struggle between Good and Evil in the world. Dark Forces are ready to be torn to pieces in this bloody action game, but now it’s blended with the time manipulation, and availability of permanent companion cat.
As one of the last human survivors, you find yourself stranded on an uninhabited island. With a few other victims of the crash, can you craft, mine, and build your way to survival? Aground is a mining/crafting RPG, where as you progress, you will meet new NPCs, unlock new technology, and maybe magic too. Beneath its simple exterior, Aground hides a lot of depth and surprises.
A chess game without any chess. Rearrange your troops to bring your best Knights back to your Kingdom in an abstract medieval world. Featuring 80 hand-crafted levels with increasing complexity in a beautiful, abstract world inspired by Medieval Times.
Return to a world of charming horror in Little Nightmares II, a suspense adventure game in which you play as Mono, a young boy trapped in a world that has been distorted by the humming transmission of a distant tower. Together with his new friend Six, Mono sets out to discover the disturbing secrets of The Signal Tower, if they can make it past a gallery of new threats and enemies. Pre-order Little Nightmares II and receive the Mokujin Hat as wearable headgear for Mono.
In this realistic truck simulation, you have more than 6500 km of motorway and country roads at your disposal – including numerous detailed motorway interchanges. Get behind the steering wheel of a MAN TGX or Scania R Series and discover more than 15 German cities like Hamburg, Bremen, Cologne, Hannover, and Berlin, with unique road designs and sights.
A pixel-art, top-down shooter with old-school retro vibes. Your goal is to survive on this spacecraft and find out what happened to the crew, how a disease spread out around this spaceship, and also rescue your friends that get into a trouble.
Firework – February 12
Follow Yan the Defective One through his fight against the Fire Troops and let him unveil the Facility’s mystery in this action platformer that pays homage to titles like Megaman X and Cave Story.
Experience a mother’s desperate search for her daughter during a nation-wide epidemic. This story follows Gwen just after her harrowing escape from an urban center during the outbreak. A terrible accident causes her to get separated from her daughter Hope and she must fight the undead to survive… and save her daughter.
Travel to the magical land of Persian Nights and save your sister from a dire fate. Feel the taste of orient in this sumptuous and beguiling hidden object adventure.
RoboPhobik is a ‘70s sci-fi inspired, top-down arcade shooter that has a unique twist: enemies won’t move or attack you while you’re standing still. Use your tactical skills to avoid being surrounded by the robots as you unfold a rich story full of love, hate and machines!
Rover Wars combines resource management, farming, building and strategy into an intense tug of war. Fight in an interplanetary campaign and challenge your friends in the configurable Battle Mode. Rover Wars might be your gateway ticket into the strategy genre.
The StoryTale is a fairytale platformer with booms, explodes and shatters, where heroes fight with cursed weapons and tend to forget spells, but, don’t worry, nobody gets hurt.