This Week on Xbox - 2020

This Week on Xbox: April 24, 2020

We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you can feast your eyes on our weekly video show above. Be sure to come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!


Fortnite and Travis Scott Present: Astronomical – Watch on Xbox One April 23 to 25
The newest member of the Icon Series, Travis Scott, blasts off in Fortnite: Astronomical, a must-see concert event that can be experienced by Xbox One players around the globe from April 23 to April 25. Check out the full show dates below… Read more

Free Play Days – Bleeding Edge, Madden NFL 20, and Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
Settle in and enjoy another exciting Free Play Days lineup this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members. Enjoy a batch of hard-hitting games like Bleeding EdgeMadden NFL 20, and Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4Read more

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Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass for Console: Red Dead Redemption 2
You read that title correctly, we’ve got some big news for you coming from the wild, wild (Pacific North) West. Coming on May 7 to Xbox Game Pass for Console: Red Dead Redemption 2. Winner of over 175 Game of the Year Awards… Read more

Sunless Sea: Zubmariner Edition – Survival Tips for First-Time Zee-Captains
The ‘Unterzee’ is the name of the murky, underground ocean in developer Failbetter Games’ highly acclaimed Gothic RPG, Sunless Sea. It’s a vast, unforgiving realm and I wish I could say my maiden voyage on its mysterious waters… Read more

United Nations Foundation and GlobalGiving

Donate to the United Nations Foundation and GlobalGiving by Playing Xbox
Everyone is looking for ways to give back, to support charities and organizations that are making a difference in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. We are so encouraged by the part Xbox gamers have already… Read more

New Smite Update: Baba Yaga Conjures Chaos in the Battleground of the Gods
The highly anticipated Slavic Goddess, Baba Yaga, joins the Smite roster in the Witch of the Woods Update – available now on Xbox One. Sometimes she is cruel and sometimes kind. But two things stay constant: Baba Yaga is… Read more

Deliver Us The Moon

5 Things to Make You Feel Like an Astronaut in Deliver Us The Moon
Deliver Us The Moon tells a sobering tale about a possible future – one in which resources on Earth have run out. Set in the middle of the 21st century, the game sees players embark on a one-of-kind journey as they become… Read more

Quest Hunter is Available Now on Xbox One
Hi! My name’s Dmitry. I’m one of the Quest Hunter developers. My little daughter came up to me while I was testing a new chapter of the game and asked: “What kind of witch is that?” or “Daddy, who’s this knight?” and… Read more

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Own a Rare Piece of Night City with New Xbox One X Cyberpunk 2077 Bundle
Fusing deep, multi-faceted role-playing features with riveting action gameplay, Cyberpunk 2077 is a futuristic action adventure from CD Projekt Red, the creators of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. While we wait in anticipation for the… Read more

Starting Today, Borderlands 3 Goes ‘80s with Latest Free Event
You don’t know it yet, but you’re about to turn Joey Ultraviolet’s criminal underworld upside down. See, Borderlands 3’s latest free, time-limited event – Revenge of the Cartels – revolves around an Eridium cartel composed of three… Read more

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The Most Relaxing Games on Xbox Game Pass
There’s over 100 games to pick from with Xbox Game Pass on console and PC. While we love a competitive, white knuckle shooter as much as the next gamer (and we highly recommend Rage 2 for that particular urge), sometimes you… Read more

Hit Survival Game Stranded Deep Available Now on Xbox One
Today, Beam Team Games is excited to announce Stranded Deep is now available on Xbox One. The highly anticipated launch brings this action adventure survival game to console for the first time. In Stranded Deep, you take… Read more

World of Tanks: Valor

Join the Most Rewarding Season Yet with World of Tanks: Valor on Xbox One
Back in 2016, World of Tanks launched its first-ever Earn Op with the “Fight for the Motherland” Operation, and it was a resounding success. The coveted, console-exclusive Motherland T-54 Prototype was up for grabs… Read more

Three Bright Adventure Stories in Braveland Trilogy’s Turn-based Strategy Game
Braveland Trilogy is a set of three Braveland turn-based strategy games inspired by classics such as Heroes of Might & Magic and King’s Bounty. The Xbox One contains a unique Survival game mode, where you will gather a random… Read more

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Next Week on Xbox: April 28 to May 1
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One and Windows 10 PC! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console… Read more

Behind the Design Process of Gato Roboto, Available Today with Xbox Game Pass
Hey, y’all!  It’s your second favorite Doink, Cullen, writing to you from the basement that Devolver Digital keeps me locked in. I wanted to tell you a bit about the design process of Gato Roboto which is available today with Xbox Game Pass… Read more