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Next Week on Xbox: New Games for May 15 – 18

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 get the fast-paced dungeon crawler Wizard of Legend and the early access unlock for those who pre-ordered the zombie survival game State of Decay 2: Ultimate Edition — and these are just a few of the excellent games coming to Xbox One next week! Read more below and click on each of the profiles for pre-order details.

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The Council – Episode 2: Hide and Seek

The Council is a unique take on the classic narrative adventure genre, where your choices and character growth truly matter. Episode 2: Hide and Seek will continue the story of Louis de Richet as continues in search of his missing mother, but a new guest arrives that threatens the stability of all of Europe, forcing Louis to pick a side as factions begin to take shape.

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Xbox Game Preview - Descenders is an extreme downhill mountain biking game from Dutch developer RageSquid, and it’s focused on going very fast, and pulling off epic stunts. Every world you ride through will be procedurally generated before you play it, so you never ride the same level twice giving you a fresh experience each time you play.

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Forgotton Anne

Discover a beautifully realized world of wonder filled with “Forgotlings,” charming everyday objects brought to life who are bursting with personality. Harness the power of Anima, the energy that brings life to the Forgotten Lands and use it to solve puzzles and command ultimate control over Forgotlings’ lives.

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Wizard of Legend

Xbox One X Enhanced - A fast-paced dungeon crawler with an emphasis on “dynamic magical combat.” Chain spells together to unleash devastating combinations against your enemies and unlock over 100 unique spells and discover powerful spell combinations as you embark on this adventure alone or in co-op.

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Lily’s Epic Quest for Hidden Gems

Play as Lily, a young archeologist who follows in her grandfather’s footsteps in a quest for the ultimate treasure, fame, and glory. This puzzle adventure game uses match 3 puzzle mechanics as our hero needs to explore 10 magic worlds and dig towards the center of the earth, to find all 250 collectibles.

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State of Decay 2: Ultimate Edition

Early Access / Console Launch Exclusive / Xbox Play Anywhere - Play the ultimate zombie survival game in an open world where you and up to three friends build a community of survivors. Establish a base, develop your characters’ abilities, and manage resources to survive as a group in a world where choices matter and every decision has lasting consequences. State of Decay 2: Ultimate Edition includes early access letting you play four days early, the Year One Survival Edition, the Independence Pack, and the Daybreak Pack.

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Monster Slayers

Monster Slayers is a rogue-like deck-building RPG adventure with an innovative card-based battle system that lets you customize a deck to suit your play style. Create a hero to join the Monster Slayers Guild and choose your path through the perilous Northern Valley as you follow your quest to defeat the legendary Harbinger and become a true Monster Slayer.