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 10/11, and Game Pass! Check out more information about these upcoming games below and click on their profiles to learn more (release dates are subject to change). Let’s jump in!
Umurangi Generation Special Edition – May 17 – Xbox Game Pass
In Tauranga, Aotearoa, amid a looming crisis, major cities are walled off, with the United Nations deploying its military and towering mechs to defend against an alien invasion. As a courier for the Tauranga Express, you get to travel through Tauranga taking pictures and documenting the world and its reality through the lenses of your camera.
Behind closed doors: a developer’s story – May 18 – Xbox One X Enhanced
Play as Ethan, who works in the office for a small video game development company and tries to support his pregnant wife. It’s just a normal week for Ethan: wake up, go to work, come home, go to bed and repeat day in and day out. But then something strange happens. Ethan receives an unusual phone call in the middle of the night and is somehow teleported to another dimension.
Hear the stories of your customers, read their future in the runes and discover the truth of a dying world! Locked in the room full of screens is a pair of hands that can predict the future. This is the future you live in, a small world, a city full of uncertainty and doubt, violence and obsession. At a time when people are starting to reject life as an unwanted burden, they have nothing left to trust.
Endzone – A world apart – May 19 † Optimized for Xbox Series X|S
A post-apocalyptic survival city builder in which you and a group of humans start a new civilization after a global nuclear disaster. Build them a new home and help them survive in a devastated world, threatened by constant radiation, toxic rain, sandstorms, droughts and raiders.
Since the fall of the Empire, the inhabitants of the galaxy have been overrun with crime. Being able to find anyone, anywhere has become a highly valued skill. Become Aiden, a three-armed mutant who hunts for the most dangerous bounties in the galaxy. Catch, cut, dice and destroy enemies in this exciting 2D platformer with a space western setting.
What if vampires were real? What if these bloodthirsty predators lived hidden among us in complex societies and had been hatching conspiracies for thousands of years? And what if you became one of them? In Vampire: The Masquerade, you play as these seductive monsters in a sophisticated world where the line between the real and the supernatural is always blurred. Based on the cult role-playing game and developed by specialists in the genre, Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong is a narrative RPG in which every choice determines the fate of the three main characters and of the Boston Camarilla.
In a world ravaged by a deadly virus, half-zombie Reid must survive not only by taking everything he can get to defeat hordes of the undead, but also by cultivating a number of zombie followers of his own. Choose your allies and enemies wisely as you try to make it through the apocalypse alive!
dolmen – May 20th – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery
dolmen throws players onto a hostile alien world known as Revion Prime. Your task is to bring back samples of a crystal with very unique properties, the so-called Dolmen. These crystals have enabled interaction between realities, revolutionized space exploration and changed the known world forever. Experience a rich combat system with a variety of weapons and moves at your disposal as you natively switch between melee and ranged combat to overcome the most challenging enemies Revion Prime has to offer.
Nirvana: Pilot Yume is filled with a retro sci-fi anime vibe as an ode to classic DOS era racing games combined with a captivating visual novel! Besides racing on 10 retro themed low poly tracks, there are many decisions to make in the game, with 5 different story endings!