Next week on Xbox: March 21 to 25

Welcome to next week on Xbox! In this weekly feature, we’ll cover all the games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows PC, and Game Pass! Check out more information about these upcoming games below and click on their profiles for more details (release dates are subject to change). Let’s jump in!


Kraken Academy – March 22nd – Game Pass

Kraken Academy – March 22 – Game Pass

Make friends, free spirits and make sure the world doesn’t end! Welcome to Kraken Academy, a technicolor fever dream that can only be described as “technically a school” for legal reasons. Join forces with a magical kraken to manipulate a time loop and save the world. Available on cloud, console and PC.


Tainted Grail: Conquest – March 22nd – Game Pass

Tainted Grail: Conquest – March 22 – Game Pass

Available now with PC Game Pass and coming soon to console! Explore the ever-changing maps, battle deadly enemies and learn what happened to the cursed island of Avalon in this unique, infinitely replayable, story-driven hybrid between a deck-building roguelike and an RPG game. Create your own combos from hundreds of cards and learn how to survive in a dark, unforgiving world shrouded by a mysterious, deadly force known as the wyrdness.


Zero Escape: The Nonary Games – March 22 – Game Pass

Zero Escape: The Nonary Games - March 22 – Game Pass

A group of strangers are kidnapped and forced to participate in a diabolical game of death. Who can be trusted? Tensions are mounting as the situation becomes increasingly dire. Can you find a way out of The Nonary Games? Or do you pay the ultimate price? Available on cloud, console and PC.


A place for the unwilling – March 23

A Place for the Unwilling – March 23

Combines superb story depth and exploration with a curious set-up – plus a touch of Lovecraft – A place for the unwilling is a rich narrative experience where player choices really count, set in a Dickensian world of color and Eldritch nightmares.


Richy’s nightmares – March 23

Richy's Nightmares – March 23

Richy’s nightmares is a unique platform experience. It tells the story of Richy, a little boy who is lost in the labyrinths of a dreaded magical forest. And now he must do his best to survive this journey. The forest is full of nightmares and deadly puzzles, so Richy’s escape becomes the challenge to remember.


The pizza delivery man who saved the world – March 23Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

The Pizza Delivery That Saved the World – March 23 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

A semi-autobiographical game about pizza and the time travelers who make it. To be The pizza delivery man who saved the world† A brand new visual novel by a former delivery boy who will probably never work in the pizza industry again, when his boss finds out that he made this game.


Thunder Kid: Hunt the Robot Emperor – March 23 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Thunder Kid: Hunt for the Robot Emperor – March 23 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

In the year 201X, war has already devastated much of the continent when a rogue AI rebels against its creators and leads an army of robots to conquer the Robot Empire. Trained from an early age as a law enforcement officer, Thunder Kid is sent into battle against the Robot Royalty to stop the Empire from taking over the world in this low poly, run ‘n’ gun action experience


A memoir blue – March 24 – Game Pass

A Memoir Blue – March 24 - Game Pass

Day one available with Game PassA song from years ago evokes a flood of memories for swimming champion Miriam. Embark on an evocative journey through her turbulent childhood and the complicated relationship she shared with her devoted mother.


Norco (PC) – March 24 – PC Game Pass

Norco (PC) – March 24 – PC Game Pass

Available from day one with PC Game Pass. Play the Southern Gothic point-and-click narrative adventure for yourself and explore the sinking suburbs and verdant industrial swamps of a distorted southern Louisiana. Your brother Blake has gone missing in the wake of your mother’s death. Hoping to find him, you must follow a fugitive security android through the refineries, shopping malls and drainage ditches of the New Orleans suburbs.


Aery – Calm Mind 2 – March 25

Aery – Calm Mind 2 – March 25

An interactive gaming experience designed to relax your mind and soul. You take the role of a little bird, explore beautiful landscapes and collect magical crystals that mark certain landscapes. Since there are no enemies or other dangers in this game, you can sit back and enjoy the scenery and the feeling of flying.


BouncyBoi in Puzzleland – March 25

BouncyBoi in Puzzle Land – March 25

Bounce in this colorful and cartoonish world with BouncyBoi and adventure through different levels full of challenging puzzles, cute graphics and funky beats! As BouncyBoi, a purple bouncy slime who loves to jive and solve puzzles, you’ll make your way through Puzzle Land while listening to good music and watching the amazing visuals.


Destroyer – March 25 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Devastator – March 25 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

A retro-modern arcade twin-stick shooter with spectacular visuals, pulse-pounding music and intense gameplay. The ultimate twin stick shooter for those who love twin stick shooters!


Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands – March 25 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Tiny Tina's Wonderlands – March 25 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Bullets, magic and broadswords collide in this chaotic fantasy world brought to life by the unpredictable Tiny Tina. Roll your own multiclass hero and loot, shoot, slice and fling your way through bizarre monsters and loot-filled dungeons on a quest to stop the tyrannical Dragon Lord. Everyone is welcome, so join the party, put on your adventure boots and be Chaotic Great!