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. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox One, read on below and click on each of the game profiles for pre-order details (dates are subject to change).
Next Week on Xbox: New Games for September 4 – 7
Alone and far away from home, you find yourself in the center of a conflict of epic proportions where second chances are rare. Planet Alpha is an adventure game that takes place in a living alien world where you can control the day and night. It combines fast platforming, challenging puzzles, and stealth elements with a unique art style to create an unforgettable experience.
A unique, isometric single-player RPG with real-time tactical combat, Shadows: Awakening puts you in control of a demon summoned from the Shadow Realm to consume the souls of long-dead heroes. Gather your party, control powerful heroes, and use their skills to your advantage. But who is in charge… the demon, or the souls that it has devoured?
An anime-inspired, 1-2 player beat ‘em up with varied enemies and deep player customization. Play as the rabbit Ninjin, or Akai the ninja fox, and fight to retrieve the carrots stolen by Shogun Moe. Redeem carrots for weapons, upgrades, and more. Ninjin also features a unique survival mode called “Oni TV Show” where players will fight endless waves of enemies for rare rewards.
Xbox One X Enhanced - Cayde-6 has paid the ultimate price. The Reef has fallen to lawlessness. And the most-wanted criminals are running loose. Beyond the Vanguard’s authority, you’ll venture into the Reef alone and take justice into your own hands. Explore new regions, awaken new powers, earn a wealth of new weapons, and uncover lost Awoken secrets. The hunt is on in Destiny 2: Forsaken.
Xbox One X Enhanced - Punch and claw your way through 40 fast-paced levels of pure mayhem, while honing your ninja cat skills to rescue your master from the evil claws of an unknown enemy. Claws of Furry is a blend of action and classic arcade beat 'em ups with four distinct environments with unique enemies to battle. With multiple modes such as rogue-like and arena, and unlockable outfits with unique bonuses, you’ll have plenty of content to keep you coming back for more.
This intense space shoot’em up challenges you to fight across two battlefields on one split-screen. Unlock and power-up a variety of weapons and master advanced techniques like the drift drive that lets you dodge bullets in a split-second or even flip into reverse drive to hit enemies when they least expect it. Play solo or via local co-op partner.
Moonfall Ultimate is a 2D side-scrolling, action-RPG, set in an industrial gothic universe. Hack, slash and cast your way through a treacherous hand-painted world in solo, couch co-op, or endless arcade mode. Discover a story of a once small kingdom now under threat from so-called Savages. They hunt a mysterious element known as Lunarium and you must protect the land at the front line.
Humanity is on the verge of extinction due to an alien invasion and it just so happens, you're the last hope to save the world. FullBlast is a vertical-scrolling shooter that’ll bring a dose of nostalgia to gamers who spent many hours at their local arcade. It’s not just an alien menace you have to worry about, but their projectiles you’ll need to dodge if you hope to survive across the game’s 12 random levels.
Xbox One X Enhanced - In 2073, Earth was struck by a horrid childhood disease and Elea’s husband joins an expedition to colonize Solace, a habitable exoplanet, to save humanity from extinction. The interstellar ship he was on, Pilgrimage, went radio silent shortly after it reached the planet. 13 years later, Elea joins a recovery mission to investigate the faith of the expedition in this surreal sci-fi adventure game.
Use your tactical knowledge to tip the scales of triumph in your favor to save the kingdom. Build towers, each with a different ability, to lead your defense forces against difficult enemies. Fight across three different environments in three campaigns that offer an intense tower defense experience with 50+ challenging and unique levels.
Xbox One X Enhanced - Take on the role of a living weapon, unleashed to stop the source of a cataclysmic event threatening to end all worlds in this challenging action RPG. Discover the secrets of these worlds, master the unique but lethal gun combat, and defeat legendary bosses. It will require many harsh lessons to unlock this potential in an unforgiving universe full of murderous foes.
Out of the Box
Dive into a wild story of gangsters and criminals in Out of the Box, a captivating thriller where you decide the fate of the peculiar customers of a luxurious nightclub in a never-ending race against the clock. Will you let teenagers into the club in exchange for money? Will you confront a wealthy client to save his girlfriend? Or will you work with the police to bring down the most powerful gangster in town?
A young girl has traveled to the Sacred Lands. Within this realm she will face many challenges, fight dangerous monsters, and solve mysterious puzzles. Many have come to this land before, all in hopes of finishing the Sacred Trial, but none has succeeded! Will she fail like the others or will she overcome the odds and return home?
Join Knight Sigi as he runs, jumps, and battles in a flatulent quest to save Melusina, the love of his life. Take down hordes of goofy enemies and crazy bosses. Earn riches, find long-lost holy artifacts and make your way up to the top of Mount Stinkup.
Six exotic Islands filled with games and treasure waiting for adventures of all skill levels. Explore these islands solo or invite a group of friends over for some local co-op and competitive gameplay. Collect Treasure as you master all 33 games in your quest to be crowned Ruler of the Islands.
Xbox One X Enhanced - Celebrating 20 years of redefining what sports gaming can be, from best in class graphics and gameplay to groundbreaking game modes and an immersive open-world “Neighborhood.” NBA 2K19 continues to push limits as it brings gaming one step closer to real-life basketball excitement and culture. The standard edition of NBA 2K19 arrives on September 11 on Xbox One.
Xbox One X Enhanced - Pursue basketball glory with the freedom to create your path in The League and The Streets, in the return of The One. Build your squad of superstars, legends, and cultural icons to join your quest for greatness on courts across the globe. With Real Player Motion and 1v1 Everywhere gives you control in every possession, providing you the ability to change momentum in any game and dominate your opponent. EA Access members can start playing NBA Live 19 today.
With more ways to race than ever before, NASCAR Heat 3 helps you build your own race team and compete in the Xtreme Dirt Tour in the newly expanded Career Mode. Prove you’re the best driver in the world in new Online Tournaments. And with new at-track stories mean anything can happen on race day. Plus, all your favorite modes are back and better than ever like Split Screen, Challenge, Championship, 40-player online, and more!
Survive the zombie apocalypse with turn-based combat and permanent death! Manage survivors, go on dangerous scavenging runs, build alliances, craft equipment, make difficult story-influencing decisions, defend your camp against undead hordes and experience non-linear rogue-lite elements. An innovative Indie Survival-RPG!