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!
How to Survive 2 – February 13
Craft tools and weapons, protect your camp, and go hunting for food to survive the zombie apocalypse in this follow-up to the hit zombie game. You can also bring some friends along in co-op to fight off the undead deep in the Louisiana swamps. Also be on the lookout for the prolific survival author Kovac.
Sniper Elite 4 – February 14
Take on the role of elite marksman Karl Fairburne as you fight alongside the Italian Resistance to liberate Italy from the Nazis. Sniper Elite 4 transports players across the beautiful Italian peninsula, from sun-drenched Mediterranean coastal towns, to ancient forests, mountain valleys and colossal Nazi megastructures. Encounter hours of gripping gameplay in huge campaign levels with hundreds of enemies, vehicles and high-ranking officers to hunt down.
Ride 2 – February 14
Choose from more than 170 bikes, race across over 30 tracks, and play across over a dozen different modes in Ride 2. Customize everything on your bike from motors, brakes, and suspension to suit your specific riding style as you travel across the world racing on legendary tracks, including Nürburgring Nordschleife.
For Honor – February 14
Take on the role of a legendary warrior in For Honor and fight across an epic battlefield as either a Knight, Viking, or Samurai, each with their own unique style of play. Engage in an epic single-player story or test your fighting skills online in competitive and cooperative multiplayer modes.
Vertical Drop Heroes HD – February 14
Vertical Drop Heroes is a procedural platformer RPG hybrid with roguelike elements, where your hero adventures through randomly generated stages. Armed with a variety of skills and traits, you must use your cunning and reflexes to survive the dangers of each stage, until you face the final boss and uncover the truth!
MX Nitro – February 14
Nitro-fueled, mad-motocross stunts and racing with MX Nitro! Will you risk bone-breaking stunts to get the Nitro-boosts you need to win? Fly high and hit combos with the most death-defying tricks you can master to become the MX Nitro champion.
Star Trek Online: Agents of Yesterday – February 14
For the first time, players can create Starfleet captains set during the time of the Original Series! Return to this classic era of Trek, providing the opportunity to join the crew of the Enterprise in exploring the galaxy in the 23rd century. Recreating uniforms, gear, ships, sounds, and settings from TOS was an epic (but fun) challenge for the team, and we think you’ll enjoy the results!
Battle Islands: Commanders – February 14
From the creators of the popular WWII strategy game, Battle Islands, comes an explosive head-to-head combat game! Take part in major WWII battles in Battle Islands: Commanders, from the sandy dunes of North Africa to the bitter cold of the Eastern Front against real opponents from around the world.
Halo Wars 2 – Ultimate Edition, February 17 / Standard Edition, February 21
Real-time strategy makes an explosive return to the Halo universe in Halo Wars 2. Lead Spartans, Warthogs and other classic Halo fighting forces in a brutal war against a terrifying new enemy on the biggest Halo battlefield ever. Supports Xbox Play Anywhere: yours to play on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC at no additional cost.