Next Week on Xbox: May 9 to 13
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox! In this weekly feature we cover all the games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows 10/11, and Game Pass! Get more details on these upcoming games below and click their profiles for further info (release dates subject to change). Let’s jump in!
Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Anniversary Edition — May 10 – Game Pass
On Jabberwock Island, you and your classmates were ready for fun in the sun until Monokuma returned! Trapped in a dangerous situation, you must survive through the class trials. Your only hope rests in solving the island’s mysteries. Plus, Ultimate members can play with native touch controls with cloud gaming on day one, no controller needed! Available on Cloud, Console, and PC.
Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising — May 10 – Game Pass
Available on day one with Game Pass: Strengthen your bonds with the launch of Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising on Xbox Game Pass. Experience the prewar tales of various characters who will eventually become your companions in Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes, the top funded Kickstarter game of 2020 and coming to Game Pass on day one in 2023. Available on Cloud, Console, and PC.
This War of Mine: Final Cut — May 10 – Game Pass / Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery
In This War of Mine: Final Cut, remastered for Xbox Series X|S, you play a group of civilians trying to survive in a besieged city; struggling with lack of necessities and constant danger from snipers and hostiles. It’s an experience of war seen from an entirely new angle. Available on Cloud, Console, and PC.
When the vicious Calaveras drug cartel raids his home, Kaktus breaks bad in a hardcore vendetta journey to save his foster family. This combat-focused action game is filled with enemies, explosions, and an abundance of pop culture-fostered elements.
Source of Madness – May 11 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery
A side-scrolling dark action roguelite set in the Loam Lands, a twisted Lovecraftian inspired world powered by procedural generation and AI machine learning. Take on the role of a new Acolyte as they embark on a nightmarish odyssey. Uncover the cosmic secrets of the Loam Lands and The Tower of Madness, the moon’s mysterious Citadel.
Aery – A New Frontier – May 12 – Xbox One X Enhanced
A story-driven 3D flight exploration game in which you control a bird-like creature in space and on distant planets, allowing you to observe how humanity slowly evolves, inhabits new planets and discovers the secrets of the galaxy.
Dog’s Donuts is a physical-based puzzle game where you control a machine that shoots donuts. Make the right adjustments and find the better way to feed this adorable husky. Use shovels, drones, springboards, and many other crazy machines to feed the puppy in this challenging puzzle game.
Get-a-Grip Chip – May 12– Xbox One X Enhanced
Gear up for 30 levels of powerful platforming, guaranteed to get you (grappling) hooked! Dodge deadly obstacles, rescue robot friends, and race your rivals for the top spot on the leaderboards in Get-A-Grip Chip.
Get-a-Grip Chip and the Body Bugs – May 12 – Xbox One X Enhanced
Get-A-Grip Chip and the Body Bugs brings back the satisfying grappling hook 2D platformer with a new mission, inside the human body. Re-master the hook and get Chip flowing through the digestive system. Discover the body’s misplaced cells, fight off the body bugs, and grapple for guts and glory.
Infinite Links – May 12 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery
Kronos, a boy training as a wizard, and Serene, who consider one another as siblings, become enveloped in a Talisman conspiracy. Will they be able to save themselves and the world from the threatening danger in this fantasy RPG?
This narrative-driven horror-tinged adventure game takes you on a journey through a cruel fever dream world as you cut between numerous detailed and varied vignettes to unravel how the stories of three separate characters intersect.
Tourist Bus Simulator – May 12 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S
Create your own bus company on the popular holiday island of Fuerteventura by scheduling routes, hotel shuttles or sightseeing tours. Furthermore, you also must manage your fleet, including vehicle care and maintenance, and employee planning.
Evil Dead: The Game – May 13 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery
Step into the shoes of Ash Williams or his friends from the iconic Evil Dead franchise and work together in a game loaded with over-the-top co-op and PVP multiplayer action! Play as a team of four survivors, exploring, looting, managing your fear, and finding key items to seal the breach between worlds in a game inspired by all three original “Evil Dead” films as well as the “Ash vs Evil Dead” television series.
Radon Break is a classic Brick Breaker style game. Break bricks by using the ball. Get items like speed, ball splitter and paddle resize to make the game more challenging. Some specials like gun, power ball or block wall helps you while playing your game.