This Week on Xbox: March 26

This Week on Xbox: March 26, 2021

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. Come back every Friday to find out what’s happening This Week on Xbox!

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So Many Games! What We Shared At /twitchgaming Showcase: ID@Xbox
Wow, what a show! We held our very first /twitchgaming and ID@Xbox showcase that spotlighted over 60 games coming to Xbox, including over 20 of your favorite indie games that will launch day one with Xbox Game Pass. The show was also filled with developer… Read more

Find the Impostor When Among Us Comes to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One in 2021
When Among Us first came out in 2018, it came out with very little fanfare. A few downloads, some social media posts, and that’s about it. There was no way to predict how many people would eventually pick up the game, and honestly, we’re still in shock over how… Read more

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Over 20 ID@Xbox Games Coming Day One With Xbox Game Pass
You came for the games, now stay for even more games with Xbox Game Pass. We just wrapped on the first /twitchgaming Showcase with ID@Xbox, celebrating diverse and unique gaming experiences from independent developers! ICYMI, you can find the showcase here on TwitchRead more

Death’s Door Coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One This Summer
As we revealed on today’s /twitchgaming Showcase: ID@Xbox, we’re thrilled to reveal Death’s Door and announce that it is coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One this Summer! This is a dream game for our small team, and we can’t wait to share this unique… Read more

New Xbox Wireless Controllers

Make a Statement with the New Xbox Wireless Controllers: Electric Volt and Daystrike Camo Special Edition
As we continue to expand our collection of Xbox Wireless Controllers, we aim to bring new controller designs to our fans to expand their own. We recognize what speaks to you will differ from other Xbox fans, from exciting, visually appealing designs to features… Read more

Twelve Minutes is Coming Soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10
Today, during /twitchgaming Showcase: ID@Xbox, we announced that Twelve Minutes, our interactive thriller about a man trapped in a time loop, is coming to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10 very soon. In Twelve Minutes, you play as a man coming… Read more

Octopath Traveler

Octopath Traveler Available Now with Xbox Game Pass
Eight travelers. Eight adventures. Eight roles to play. Our tagline for the game sums it all up pretty well and starting today you’ll be able to experience the compelling characters, intense battles, and gorgeous visuals of Octopath Traveler on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S… Read more

Drinkbox Studios Presents: Nobody Saves the World
Howdy! I’m very excited to share what we revealed during today’s /twitchgaming Showcase: ID@Xbox – Drinkbox’s new game, Nobody Saves the World. And by “Nobody,” I mean you; you play the hollow-eyed baby-thing Nobody (and you’re going to save the world)… Read more

Prepare to Explore, Fight, and Survive in Rust on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One
The wait is almost over. Double Eleven is excited to bring you one of the most exciting survival experiences ever created! Rust Console Edition will be available on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S this Spring and you can be among the first to set foot on the… Read more

Lawn Mowing Simulator Revealed as a New Title from Skyhook Games and Curve Digital
We’re happy to announce a new title today in the form of Lawn Mowing Simulator, a stunning mowing simulator and detailed business management game set in the British countryside, coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S in Summer 2021… Read more

Wholesome Fishing RPG Moonglow Bay is Coming to Xbox This Year
As was announced on /twitchgaming Showcase: ID@Xbox today, the charming Canadian fishing town of Moonglow Bay is the refreshing fishing adventure that is as touching as it is wholesome and it’s coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One with Xbox Game Pass this year… Read more

Express Yourself in The Kitchen with Soup Pot This August
Cooking means many things to many different people. It can be a way of sharing culture, bringing your friends and families together over home-cooked meals. Or it can be a hobby, challenging you to learn new techniques as you add to your repertoire of signature dishes… Read more

Tony Hawk's™ Pro Skater™ 1 + 2 - Xbox Series X|S

Inside Xbox Series X|S Optimized: Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2
One of the biggest benefits of all that power in the hardware is giving developers the ability to make games that are Xbox Series X|S Optimized. This means that they’ve taken full advantage of the unique capabilities of Xbox Series X|S, both for new titles… Read more

Five Reasons to Hop on the Wildest Co-Op Ride of Your Life in It Takes Two
It Takes Two
 boasts an insane variety of genre-bending challenges and character abilities to master in every new level – and they’re all connected to the story. The experience could be described as a metaphorical merging of gameplay and narrative… Read more

Spring Sale 2021

Microsoft Store Spring Sale: Great Deals on Games, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, and More
If you’re looking for a great deal, now’s the perfect time to save! The Microsoft Store Spring Sale kicks off today with major savings on Xbox accessories and gaming PCs. Then, on April 2, the Spring Sale rolls on with the addition of Xbox and PC games, discounts… Read more

Black Legend Available Now on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
Hey Xbox gamers, we are Warcave, a Belgian studio, and we are thrilled Black Legend is officially launching on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S! And even better: It’s available right now! Black Legend is an atmospheric, turn-based strategy RPG set in the streets… Read more

Immortals Fenyx Rising - Myths of the Eastern Realm

Explore Chinese Mythology in Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm
Immortals Fenyx Rising – Myths of the Eastern Realm is out now on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, letting Immortals Fenyx Rising players depart on a DLC adventure inspired by Chinese mythology. Led by Ubisoft Chengdu and based loosely on a myth known… Read more

Biomutant Available for Pre-Order Today
Open-world, post-apocalyptic Kung-Fu fable RPG Biomutant is coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S on May 25 and The Mercenary Class pre-order starts today! Biomutant’s unique martial arts style combat system allows players to mix melee, shooting… Read more


Isonzo: Authentic WW1 Alpine Warfare is Coming Soon to Xbox
Welcome to the Italian Front! We’re thrilled to announce our new WW1 FPS game: Isonzo! For the third entry in the WW1 Game Series we decided to visit some of the highest altitude battles of the First World War. War broke out between the Kingdom of Italy and… Read more

Free Play Days: Tekken 7, Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered, and Sid Meier’s Civilization VI
Battle the best fighters from around the world, drive the world’s hottest high-performance vehicles, or build an empire that will stand the test of time. Tekken 7, Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered, and Sid Meier’s Civilization VI are are all available for Xbox Live Gold… Read more

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Now Available
We meet again, Xbox Community! Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, the concluding chapter in Kazuma Kiryu’s saga, is now available! Settle the Dragon of Dojima’s past once and for all in this explosive action brawler, where Kiryu must navigate the yakuza life he left behind… Read more

Three Nacon Publisher Games Now Optimized for Xbox Series X|S
This month, we at Nacon are proud to release three games optimized for Xbox Series X|S: Monster Truck ChampionshipHunting Simulator 2, and Tennis World Tour 2 – Complete Edition. Since all these titles came out first on Xbox One last year, today we will focus on… Read more

Watch Dogs: Legion

Play the Watch Dogs: Legion Free Trial From March 25-29
If you have yet to travel to the open world of near-future London to join the ranks of DedSec to take on the private military company Albion, their criminal underworld allies, and the mysterious Zero-Day group that left DedSec in shambles, we have some great news… Read more

Overcooked! All You Can Eat Now Available on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
Do you enjoy chaotic adventure games, sporadically shouting at your friends and relatives, and attempting to extinguish kitchen fires while completing orders for hordes of hangry customers? We might have something on the menu just for you… Read more

Sanity of Morris

Sanity of Morris: Psychological Horror Storytelling with a Paranoia Twist
In Sanity of Morris, you follow the clues left behind by your father, who claims to have proof of extraterrestrials in town, and then mysteriously disappears. Sanity of Morris is a chilling psychological horror exactly like you’d expect, complete with scary basements, mysterious… Read more

Join the Grand Tourney in Knight Squad 2 on April 14
Greetings Xbox community! I’m Laurent Mercure from Chainsawesome Games and I’m thrilled to finally announce our release date for Knight Squad 2. Mark your calendar; our explosive medieval party game is all set to arrive on Xbox One on April 14 and you can… Read more

ID@Xbox Farming Sale

Harvest Your Crops with the ID@Xbox Farming Sale
Spring has sprung and the sun is finally out, which means it’s time to grab our tools and tend to our crops. Whether you like to explore space, protect your crops from zombies and alien species, or just relax and become the ultimate farmer, we have put together a list… Read more

Gems of War: Clutch Order and Chaos with the Shadow Dragon Legendary Starter Pack
Gather your troops and dive into the depths of Krystara! Jump into the rich and sprawling fantasy world of Gems of War, a must-play for match 3 RPG fans. Great for new Gems of War players who are looking to level up but want to give a little edge to their teams… Read more

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First Look at MLB The Show 21 Gameplay
Spring Training is winding down and the 2021 Major League Baseball season is right around the corner. Everyone on our team is excited to show you the first extended look at MLB The Show 21. Can you figure out the new feature that’s being teased near the end… Read more

Next Week on Xbox: March 30 to April 2
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox! Here we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10 PC as well as upcoming Xbox Game Pass and soon-to-be released ID@Xbox titles! Get more details on the games below and click their… Read more