This Week on Xbox

This Week on Xbox: June 12, 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!

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Everything You Need to Know about Xbox Series X and The Future of Xbox… So Far
The Xbox Series X will be the ultimate console for players who want the most immersive games from a device designed, built and optimized for gaming with zero compromises. Powered by our next generation, custom designed processor… Read more

Free Play Days: Soulcalibur VI, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, and Dead by Daylight: Special Edition
Enjoy three exciting games this weekend with Free Play Days. Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can play Soulcalibur VI, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, and Dead by Daylight: Special Edition from… Read more

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Capcom Announces Resident Evil Village and Pragmata for Xbox Series X
Capcom has been on quite a roll over the last few years, particularly with its critically acclaimed Resident Evil series. By updating classic titles like Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil 3 for the modern era, Capcom gave old fans a great reason… Read more

Tcheco in the Castle of Lucio, a Great Challenge, Full of Nonsense Humor and Retro Goodness
Today is a great day for the indie games lovers. The little gem Tcheco in the Castle of Lucio is ready to land on Xbox One! Tcheco in the Castle of Lucio is a fixed screen (remember those?) action/platformer that will make you travel… Read more

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Inside Xbox Series X Optimized: Dirt 5
When it launches this holiday, Xbox Series X will be the most powerful console the world has ever seen. One of the biggest benefits of all that power is giving developers the ability to make games that are Xbox Series X Optimized… Read more

From Fleet Carriers to Odyssey: A New Era Begins for Elite Dangerous on Xbox One
It is an exciting time to be an Elite Dangerous fan. Today we celebrate the launch of the Fleet Carriers – a free update for all players! This latest addition to the Elite Dangerous universe provides great opportunities for all players… Read more

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The Greatest Xbox Deals of the Year
Xbox’s Deals Unlocked is ready to make your summer with Xbox the best yet! From epic exclusive games to the most powerful console available today, Deals Unlocked delivers the biggest entertainment franchises right to your home and… Read more

Task Force 141 Reunites in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season Four, Available now on Xbox One
Captain John Price and Gaz reunite with Ghost to form a new Task Force 141 and kick off Season Four, available now in Modern Warfare on Xbox One, as well as in the free-to-play Warzone combat experience. Make sure to also check… Read more

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Disintegration: Building a New Type of Multiplayer Game
Next week, Xbox fans will have a chance to jump in and play a new type of multiplayer game, one that combines the tactical strategy of an RTS mixed with first-person shooter elements. To dive into more details on this upcoming game… Read more

Upcoming Metal: Hellsinger is a Hardcore Rhythm FPS
Metal: Hellsinger is an upcoming rhythm FPS, in which you will assume the role of a demon obsessed with overturning the current ruler of The Hells. Sounds dark? Well, it lightens up my day. With Metal: Hellsinger I get to nurture… Read more

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Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass for Console and PC: No Man’s Sky, The Bard’s Tale ARPG, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMix, and More
Welcome to June – we’ve got robots, we’ve got reMix, we’ve got Resnarkled (I didn’t make that word up, they did) and other things like DLC but I couldn’t find a way to make them start with “r”. There is plenty to get to for console and PC, so let’s jump in… Read more

RPG Roguelike Demon’s Tier+ Now Available on Xbox One
I’m the creator of the silly adventure game Demetrios (well received on Xbox, One judging from the reviews posted on Xbox Live!) You may also know me as the French guy who ported and optimized Xenon Valkyrie+ and Riddled Corpses EX for consoles… Read more

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Destiny 2 Season of Arrivals: Looking to the Sky
Fragments of the vanquished Almighty burn in the sky above the Tower. It should be a time for celebration by Guardians everywhere but the joy and relief is muted by the emergence of the Pyramid ships, who have revealed themselves… Read more

Killing Floor 2: Perilous Plunder Summer Event Out Now on Xbox One
Continuing the time-honored summer tradition for the third year in Killing Floor 2, we’ve returned with a vengeance to once again bring you the frights and delights of the Summer Sideshow with our Perilous Plunder content update… Read more

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World of Tanks: Valor Honors D-Day with In-Game Events and Rewards
Since its launch, World of Tanks: Valor has been the go-to title not just for gamers who love decimating their opponents in explosive tank-on-tank battles, but also for gamers who hold a deep regard for military history… Read more

Experience Le Tour de France From Inside the Peloton with Tour de France 2020
Tour de France 2020 
is the official game of the world-famous race, allowing you to select your favourite teams among the 22 official ones and take the departure of the 21 official stages from Nice to the Champs-Elysées… Read more

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Evan’s Remains: The Perks of Coming From a Small Gamedev Community
Hi there, Xbox Wire readers! I’m excited to announce my indie game Evan’s Remains is finally coming to Xbox One today. If you like puzzles, loads of story, and colorful pixel art, feel free to check it out. I’ve talked in the past about a bit of Evan’s RemainsRead more

New Modes of Survival in Remnant: From the Ashes
The Remnant: From the Ashes – Swamps of Corsus DLC introduces a brand-new way to play Remnant: From the Ashes – Survival Mode! The goal is simple; how long can you survive in one life? Survival Mode streamlines… Read more

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Next Week on Xbox: New Games for June 16 to 19
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