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!
Injustice 2 – May 16
Return to the alternate DC universe of Injustice 2, where Batman continues his fight against Superman’s reign of terror. Naturally, as is true in all great comic book stories, a greater threat appears that will put Earth on the brink of absolute destruction. Beyond the epic single-player story, choose from a massive roster of characters from the DC Universe including Flash, Wonder Woman and more to take on your friends locally and online in this superhero fighting game from the creators of Mortal Kombat X.
The Surge – May 16
After a catastrophic accident, you awake equipped with a heavy-grade exoskeleton. In The Surge, take on deadly robots through epic melee combat to loot, equip, and craft new weapons and armor from defeated enemies to make yourself even stronger in this sci-fi adventure.
Black & White Bushido – May 17
The forces of light and shadow face off against each other in Black & White Bushido in this 2D arena brawler. Utilize the unique game mechanics of light and shadow to strike your enemies when they least expect it.
Tango Fiesta – May 17
Gather your friends, locally or online, in this action packed, twin-stick shooter set in a world inspired by classic 1980s action films. Shoot and knife your way through countless procedurally-generated levels and enemies to relive some of these blockbusters.
Mr. Pumpkin’s Adventure – May 17
Journey through the strange vegetable kingdom in Mr. Pumpkin’s Adventure to rediscover your character’s memory. Play through various interconnected puzzles in this creative point-and-click adventure game that lead to the heart of this fantastical world.
A Walk in the Dark (Xbox Play Anywhere) – May 19
Enter the dark fantasy world of A Walk in the Dark as Bast, an agile cat, as you explore what may lie in the shadows in this unique and innovative action platformer. A Walk in the Dark supports Xbox Play Anywhere — purchase once to play it on Xbox One and Windows 10.
Mayan Death Robots: Arena – May 19
Choose from a large roster of robots to enter the deadly arena to defeat your opponents in Mayan Death Robots: Arena, in this new take on the classic artillery genre. Will you choose the best vantage point or rely on your defenses to defeat your opponents?
Shadow Warrior 2 – May 19
Sequel to one of the most brutal and offbeat first-person shooters, Shadow Warrior 2 follows the further adventures of Lo Wang. Wield both sword and gun as you dispatch your enemies in some of the most epic ways possible.
Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island – May 19
Full of classic gameplay, playful gadgets, and a lighthearted story set in a gorgeous, colorful world, Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island will send you on an action-packed adventure where you can collect gadgets to help you explore a beautiful paradise and save it from destruction.