Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new 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. This coming week we’ll have the opportunity to colonize another planet in Surviving Mars, play the first chapter of the complex narrative adventure game The Council, and return to Paradise City in Burnout Paradise Remastered. And these are just a few of the excellent games coming to Xbox One next week! Read more about these titles and others below and click on their profiles for pre-order details.
Next Week on Xbox: New Games for March 12 – 18
It's up to you to save the Kingdom of Avantia in Beast Quest, an action-packed fantasy adventure based on the best-selling novels. Explore everything from snowy peaks to spooky forests while battling dangerous creatures and giant beasts.
From growing crops to breeding livestock, you'll be in complete control to farm your way to success. Taking command of real-world licensed machines, you'll be caring for crops like hemp, cherries, and olives from around the world with a variety of modes for both farming veterans and newcomers.
The popular stylish action games Devil May Cry, Devil May Cry 2, and Devil May Cry 3 Special Edition return in one collection! As Dante, the ultimate devil hunter, you'll join forces with iconic characters such as Trish, Lady, and Lucia and enjoy the incredible action in blistering 60fps.
The Council is a unique take on the classic narrative adventure genre, where your choices and character growth truly matter. Make hard-hitting decisions, develop an array of skills, and directly impact how the story unfolds. With permanent, long-lasting consequences, there is no going back.
London, 1964. Constable Anton Jakob Zellner finds himself in the middle of a murder mystery seemingly ripped from the pages of his favorite crime novels. Nothing is what it seems, everyone has something to hide, and the Raven is always one step ahead in this classic whodunit adventure game from the creators of the Book of Unwritten Tales series.
You are Amelia Cross, a stranded archaeologist who has mysteriously awoken among ruins of an ancient alien landscape. With the help of another survivor, you must traverse and change the structure of this forgotten world to find a way back home with the added help of your unique manipulation gloves.
Put your problem-solving skills to the test as you navigate over 100 levels and 11 different stages full of perplexing puzzles. Watch out for moving obstacles as you maneuver through each level. Hustle to reach the finish before your time is up while each stage of gameplay adds a new challenge with an ever-increasing difficulty.
The Long Reach
The thrilling horror adventure game The Long Reach draws inspiration from the likes of other classic adventure games like Lone Survivor and The Cave. Sprinkle in a mix of sci-fi, an examination of the human psyche, challenging puzzles, and world that is constantly challenging your perception of reality and you have The Long Reach. Or does it have you?
Xbox One X Enhanced - The time has come to stake your claim on the Red Planet and build the first functioning human colonies on Mars. All you need are supplies, oxygen, and decades of training. Surviving Mars is a sci-fi city builder all about colonizing Mars and surviving the process. Most important of all, though, is keeping your colonists alive. Not an easy task on a strange new planet.
Xbox One X Enhanced - Burnout Paradise Remastered returns you to one of the most ultimate driving playgrounds for you and your friends to play online. This remaster includes all addons from the Year of Paradise, including the Big Surf Island update, meticulously recreated and ready to wreck in 4K on the Xbox One X for the definitive Burnout Paradise experience.
Xbox One X Enhanced - On the eve of Nikola Tesla's greatest invention, his laboratory is burned down by the inhuman minions of the horror author H.P. Lovecraft. A showdown of epic proportions begins as you must chase the monsters, annihilate massive amounts of eldritch abominations, and overcome the madness of the old gods with science and hi-tech weaponry. Supports local co-op for up to four players.
Take control of an endless supply of mechs to fight off the llama hordes and defeat the Llamanati. Combining elements of roguelikes and twin-stick shooters, and with local co-op support for up to four players, V.A.L.A. looks to be one of the most unique action game worlds to arrive on Xbox this year.