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Next Week on Xbox: New Games for March 11 to 15

Next Week on Xbox is a weekly feature that shows you all the games that are coming soon on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows, and Game Pass! You can find more information about these games below and click on their profiles for more details (release dates may change). Let’s get started!


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Contra: Operation Galuga + Early-purchase Bonus

KONAMI

77
$39.99

Contra: Operation Galuga – March 12

A new entry in the legendary Contra series is here! Contra: Operation Galuga is a thorough reimagining of the classic run-‘n’-gun action game from the ’80s, featuring modern graphics and sound, new stages, new enemies and bosses, new play mechanics, an updated weapons system, and explosive co-op combat for up to two players in Story Mode or four players in Arcade Mode!


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For The Warp

ImaginationOverflow

12
$17.49

For The Warp – March 12
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

For the Warp is a rogue-like deck-building game in space! Discover and add new cards to your arsenal and increase your chances of surviving. Explore procedurally generated systems and fight your way to the warp gate. Encounter allies and foes, ancient civilization ruins, unlock powerful technologies and ships.


Xbox Live

Cybertrash STATYX (Xbox Series X|S)

Sometimes You

12
$9.99
Free Trial

Cybertrash STATYX – March 13
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

Run, jump, slide, destroy enemies, gain experience points, upgrade your character in this tactical 2D action-platformer. As the main character, Janet, you’ll be plunged against an evil dictatorship, trying to remember the past and escape from the clutches of the corporation. Uncover the conspiracy against humanity!


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Llamasoft: The Jeff Minter Story

Digital Eclipse

7
$29.99

Llamasoft: The Jeff Minter Story – March 12
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Gridrunner. Revenge of the Mutant Camels. Tempest 2000. Llamatron. In the British gaming universe of the ‘80s and ‘90s, nobody made games like Jeff Minter. Now, in a new interactive documentary from Digital Eclipse, you can play the history of one of the weirdest, wildest game developers to ever exist – a man who loved shooters and sheep, lasers, and llamas.


Xbox Live

Violet Wisteria

Eastasiasoft Limited

1
$14.99

Violet Wisteria – March 12
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Become a magical sword-wielding heroine and take on the forces of evil across time, space, and alternate dimensions! Return to the style of Japanese fantasy platformers from the ’80s and ’90s as you take command of brave heroine Wisteria Asagiri on her quest to save Earth, the Higher Realm and the Under-Realms from the dark wizard Maskandes!


Xbox Live

Dune: Imperium

Dire Wolf Digital

19
$24.99

Dune: Imperium – March 13

Experience the ultimate blend of strategy and intrigue as you navigate the treacherous landscapes of Arrakis in the award-winning board game Dune: Imperium! Battle online, locally with AI, or against the formidable House Hagal. Earn achievements that showcase your prowess as a leader and embark on more than a dozen challenges that will test your wit and cunning.


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Treasures Of The Roman Empire

Strange Beat Games

$6.99

Treasures of the Roman Empire – March 13

Whether you are below or above the ground, you will have a lot of work to do as you visit places like stables, bars, cinema, squared, forest, gigs, market, docks, luna park, Circo Massimo, and mor while trying to find all the hidden treasures left by the Romans.


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Astebros

PixelHeart

4
$12.99

Astebros – March 14

Astebros is a roguelite game about the beginnings of the kingdom of Asteborg! Choose your hero among three different characters and go through procedural dungeons to eliminate your formidable opponents! Defeat bosses to obtain valuable power orbs, collect coins and materials to buy and upgrade your equipment, and discover mysterious secrets within the dungeons.


Xbox Live

Bing In Wonderland Deluxe Edition

E-Home Entertianment Development Co., Ltd

4
$14.99
Xbox One X Enhanced

Bing in Wonderful Deluxe Edition – March 14
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Bing in Wonderland is a new entry in the Wanba Warriors franchise. A Roguelite monster killing satisfaction galore without any exploration elements. The game is filled to the brim with exotic enemies and stages with a collection of deep and robust boons, weapons, and items plus an abundance of pointless features and useless details. You will be encapsulated by the unique Butt Slam mechanic a vague and abstract art style that puts Picasso to shame.


Xbox Live

Highwater

Rogue Games, Inc.

3
$19.99

Highwater – March 14
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

Highwater is a whimsical, 3D adventure game with an isometric turn-based puzzle-combat system set in a flooded, post-apocalyptic world. Navigate by boat, discover islands, find new allies to help battle foes, and experience a humorous tale about friendship in this melancholic and atmospheric escape.


Xbox Live

Match Village

QUByte Interactive

2
$4.99

Match Village – March 14

A minimalistic puzzle and strategy experience about combining buildings to build villages on beautiful, procedurally generated islands. Combine buildings to create your villages and cities on endless islands scattered around the world and enjoy a minimalistic and relaxing atmosphere, no resource management or armies — just focus on building.


Xbox Live

Rebel Transmute

JanduSoft

9
$19.99

Rebel Transmute – March 14

In this modern metroidvania you play as Moon Mikono, a space scrapper turned adventurer on a mission to uncover the true fate of her missing mother. Battle your way through a sprawling 2D action-exploration epic as you explore, reprogram your abilities, duel twisted sci-fi experiments, and rebel against colonizers.


Xbox Live

Sherlock Purr 2

COMMANDO PANDA

5
$9.99

Sherlock Purr 2 – March 15

Our clever cat detective is back, and this time the mystery unfolds all over the apartment. Immerse yourself in an extended adventure full of intriguing challenges, vibrant colors, and brain-teasing puzzles. Sherlock Purr 2 is an enchanting children’s game, tailor-made for young explorers who love cats and crave delightful mysteries.


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STAR WARS™: Battlefront Classic Collection

Aspyr Media Inc.

384
$34.99

Star Wars: Battlefront Classic Collection – March 14
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Play the classic Star Wars Battlefront games on modern consoles, online and offline in this complete classic collection. This Classic Collection includes Star Wars Battlefront (Classic) and Star Wars Battlefront II with bonus maps and heroes. Traverse the galaxy in Campaign Mode and Galactic Conquest. Fight on the ground, drive iconic vehicles, and piloty legendary starships as you battle it out across iconic Star Wars locations.


Xbox Live

Storyblocks: The King

Afil Games

2
$4.99

Storyblocks: The King – March 14
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

An engaging puzzle and narrative game that offers a short and relaxing experience. In a charming medieval setting, players can carve their own path, choosing the next story block at each stage. With a library of journeys filled with intriguing variations of the main storyline, players are invited to unravel all possible outcomes.


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UNABLES

Forever Entertainment S. A.

6
$12.99

Unables – March 14
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Unables is all about physics, puzzles, and comedy. Welcome to a world where characters are so lazy, that even the player is unable to control them. Take matters into your own hands by controlling the environment instead, with the innovative gameplay mechanics!


Xbox Live

Argonauts Agency 5: Captive of Circe

8floor ltd

1
$4.99

Argonauts Agency 5: Captive of Circle – March 15

A courier arrived at the Argonauts Agency one calm morning. He delivered a wedding invitation for Jason and Medea from Pelias, their old friend and a fellow collector. A secret plea for help was also in the letter. Jason and Medea won’t let their friends down! Play the new time management game with the Argonauts, find out about Circe’s story, and rescue her captives!


Xbox Live

Crown Wars: The Black Prince Pre-order

Nacon

$49.99

Crown Wars: The Black Prince – March 15
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

Knights and brigands run rampant throughout the land, sowing destruction. But an even greater evil is lurking and plotting in the shadows. At the helm of your domain, lead the fight against the forces of evil in this turn-based tactics and strategy game.



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MLB® The Show™ 24 – MVP Edition (Pre-Order)

MLB

192

MLB The Show 24 – MVP Edition & Digital Deluxe Editions – March 15 (Early Access)

It’s your Show. Ready to own it? Set out on the road to baseball greatness – whatever it is you want to achieve, MLB The Show 24 has got you covered. Earn your call up from the minors to the big leagues and prove you’ve got what it takes at the top. Learn from the legends of the sport, take inspiration from their heroics, and use it to improve your game. Pre-order to receive a Gold Choice Pack and early access starting on March 15, 2024. Game Pass members can start playing on March 15 as well with the purchase of the MLB The Show 24 – Digital Deluxe Add-On Bundle.


Xbox Live

Outcast – A New Beginning

THQ Nordic

54
$69.99

Outcast: A New Beginning – March 15
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

20 years after the award-winning action adventure hit, Outcast, pioneered the genre of non-linear open-world games, the long-awaited sequel sees Cutter Slade return to the spectacular alien world of Adelpha. Resurrected by the almighty Yods, he has returned to find the Talans enslaved, the world stripped of its natural resources, and his own past intertwining with the invading robot forces. It’s up to him to go on a mission and save the planet again.



Xbox Live
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PJ Masks Power Heroes: Mighty Alliance

Outright Games Ltd.

2
$39.99

PJ Masks Power Heroes: Mighty Alliance – March 15
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Catboy, Owlette, and Gekko are teaming up with An Yu, Newton Star, Ice Cub, Lilyfay, and Bastet to form a Mighty Alliance. Hop into the Explorider and search The City, Mystery Mountain, and Ice World for lost parts. But be quick! Before Romeo, Luna Girl, and Night Ninja get to them.


Xbox Live

Tiny Tales: Heart of the Forest (Xbox Version)

Artifex Mundi

74
$14.99
Xbox One X Enhanced
Free Trial

Tiny Tales: Heart of the Forest – March 15
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery

Hidden deep in the foliage of the forest, between the blades of grass and mushrooms, there’s a place where tiny people coexist with animals. Our little hero Max suddenly interrupts the search for his father when he is called home to help his mother save his childhood home. Help Max to unravel mysteries, find clues in hidden objects and defeat all puzzles that stand in his path.