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!
Voodoo Vince: Remastered (Console Exclusive) – April 18
Join Vince, a plucky Voodoo doll, on his adventures through the streets of New Orleans, cemeteries, swamps and beyond in this classic character platformer. Newly restored and reissued in high definition, this Xbox console exclusive will make a great addition to any gamer’s library. Voodoo Vince: Remastered is also an Xbox Play Anywhere title – buy the game once and play it on Xbox One and Windows 10 PC.
Flinthook – April 18
Live the life of space captain Flinthook! Armed with your mighty hookshot, your uncanny slow-motion powers, and your trusty blasma pistol, plunder and fight your way through an infinite variety of randomly-assembled spaceships for treasure, loot, and fame!
Late Shift – April 18
Late Shift is a high stakes FMV crime thriller. Forced into a brutal London heist, you must choose your own adventure in this interactive cinematic experience with adaptable storylines that lead to one of seven conclusions.
ATV Renegades – April 18
Enjoy this ATV racing as you compete across a variety of tracks in the USA, Thailand, England, Russia and more. With challenging courses allowing you to pull of epic jumps and tricks as you battle for the top spot, it’s even better with a friend with local and online multiplayer support.
Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap – April 18
Boasting beautiful, hand-drawn animations and a re-orchestrated soundtrack, the cult classic returns with a unique blend of exploration, action, and adventure! Play as the game’s classic character, Hu-Man, or as his brand-new, long-awaited co-star Hu-Girl and use their unique abilities to uncover the land’s deepest secrets.
The Disney Afternoon Collection – April 18
Starring a cast of beloved Disney characters, The Disney Afternoon Collection takes you back to a golden era of gaming. Hunt for treasure around the globe as Scrooge McDuck, fight crime as the hero Darkwing Duck, take to the skies as ace pilot Baloo the bear, and enjoy co-op as Chip and Dale to take down Fat Cat. All six classic games feature new and improved visuals and include filtering options that replicate a retro look and feel.
Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom – April 18
Shiness is an Action RPG that takes you on a journey across a universe on the verge of collapse. Face off against dangerous enemies in hyper-dynamic fights, mixing magic with traditional fighting game mechanics. Gain experience to evolve your characters, learning exciting new skills and spells, and become the hero who will unify the civilizations of Mahera!
Cities: Skylines Xbox One Edition (Console Launch Exclusive) – April 21
Oversee a growing city from the ground-breaking of its first streets to the ever-changing needs of thousands of citizens. Design, build, and manage the city of your dreams, from public services to civic policies, and challenge yourself to grow from a simple town to a bustling metropolitan hub. This version of the venerable city builder is exclusive to Xbox One.
Deformers – April 21
From the creative minds at Ready at Dawn, take on your friends in a hysterical multiplayer combat arena in Deformers. Choose from several different characters to roll around your way to victory. Smash up your friends in couch co-op, or team up and fight against others online!
Race The Sun – April 21
Hurtle toward the sunset at breakneck speed in a futile race against time. Delay the inevitable by catching speed boosts which reverse the setting sun… but if only for a moment. Race The Sun is inspired by arcade games of the past with a focus on high scores, short game sessions, and pure fun mingled with nerve-wracking tension.
‘n Verlore Verstand – April 21
Be prepared to be transported to a reality of dreams and nightmares. What will you discover about yourself in this journey through the subconscious? In these realms of the unknown, you must travel through labyrinths of memories to eventually find your way to your own truth.