Summer season Highlight is again for its seventh yr and we’re excited to deliver you a ton of recent digital video games each week for six weeks. Yearly since its inception, we have now introduced dozens of recent Xbox video games to followers over the summer time. In 2015, we have been proud to announce that we might be bringing over 25 new video games and this yr we’re releasing a whopping 75+ titles between July 27 and September 6. What’s extra, the Microsoft Rewards and Reward Card combo was so standard final yr that we determined to deliver the supply again for getting Summer season Highlight titles, which may even embrace some standard choices from Microsoft Films & TV.
As an added bonus, spend $50 on eligible titles and you’ll obtain 5,000 Microsoft Rewards factors and a $5 present card. The deal will get even higher for Xbox Recreation Cross Final members who will obtain a $10 present card. Listed here are a few Summer season Highlight titles which might be both presently out there or coming quickly to get you pumped for a incredible season of gaming
Dying’s Door – This console launch unique has launched to a ton of vital success with IGN ranking the sport 9/10 and GameSpot claiming the sport is a “delight each step of the best way”. Reaping souls of the useless and punching a clock may get monotonous, however it’s sincere work for a Crow. The job will get vigorous when your assigned soul is stolen and it’s essential to monitor down a determined thief to a realm untouched by demise – the place creatures develop far previous their expiry and overflow with greed and energy. Discover the world of Dying’s Door, optimized for Sequence XIS, and unlock all its secrets and techniques.
The Ascent – The Ascent is one other extremely anticipated Xbox console launch unique optimized for Sequence XIS and launching into Xbox Recreation Cross on Day 1. The Ascent is a solo or co-op Motion-shooter RPG, set on Veles, a packed cyberpunk world. The Ascent Group arcology is a corporate-run metropolis stretching excessive into the sky and stuffed with creatures from everywhere in the galaxy. You play as a employee, enslaved by the corporate that owns you and everybody else in your district. In the future, you might be abruptly caught in a vortex of catastrophic occasions: The Ascent Group shuts down for unknown causes and the survival of your district is threatened. You could take up arms and embark on a brand new mission to search out out what began all of it.
Hades – One other critically acclaimed title, that not too long ago received Recreation of the 12 months honors on the Recreation Builders Alternative Awards, makes its method onto Xbox and Day 1 into the Xbox Recreation Cross catalogue this summer time. Defy the god of the useless as you hack and slash out of the Underworld on this rogue-like dungeon crawler from the creators of Bastion.
Twelve Minutes – That includes the voice abilities of Daisy Ridley, James McAvoy and (the quintessential villain) Willem Dafoe. Twelve Minutes is an interactive thriller a couple of man trapped in a time loop. What needs to be a romantic night together with your spouse turns right into a nightmare when a police detective breaks into your private home, accuses your spouse of homicide and beats you to demise… solely so that you can end up instantly returned to the precise second you opened the entrance door, caught in a Twelve Minute time loop, doomed to relive the identical terror many times, except you could find a method to make use of the data of what’s coming to vary the result and break the loop. Twelve Minutes blends the dream-like stress of “The Shining” with the claustrophobia of “Rear Window” and the fragmented construction of “Memento” and has been on many waitlists since its debut on the Xbox E3 briefing in 2019.
The Forgotten Metropolis – The Forgotten Metropolis is a thriller journey recreation of exploration and deduction, and a re-imagining of the critically acclaimed mod that received a nationwide Writers’ Guild award and racked up over 3 million downloads. Journey 2,000 years into the previous and relive the ultimate days of a cursed Roman metropolis, the place if one particular person sins, everybody dies. Unravel the thriller on the metropolis’s coronary heart by exploiting its lethal time loop, questioning locals, exploring, and fixing puzzles.
Aliens: Fireteam Elite – Set within the iconic Alien universe, Aliens: Fireteam Elite is a cooperative third-person survival shooter that drops your fireteam of hardened marines right into a determined battle to comprise the evolving Xenomorph risk.
That is only a small style of all the nice video games releasing this summer time. There shall be new video games each week so make sure to examine the Microsoft Retailer each Tuesday to find all the brand new video games to play.
We shall be streaming the newest Summer season Highlight titles on our Xbox Twitch Channel each Wednesday from 11am – 12:30pm PST. Tune in for an opportunity to win a code of no matter recreation we’re enjoying that week. And make sure to comply with Main Nelson on Twitter to get weekly updates and discover out about particular giveaways together with an opportunity to win a token for each single Summer season Highlight recreation! See the total listing of video games at Xbox.com.