Next Week on Xbox: New Games for May 15 to 19
Welcome to Next Week on Xbox! In this weekly feature we cover all the games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows, and Game Pass! Get more details on these upcoming games below and click their profiles for further info (release dates subject to change). Let’s jump in!
Kargast is a dark narrative exploration game with light RPG elements and branching endings. It tells a surreal and semi-satirical story of an unwell child on the brink of death and his adventures through his surreal, cryptic surroundings.
Behind every brilliant invention hides an incredible story. Guide a troop of tin soldiers through a magical toy-filled world in this immersive puzzle adventure game from members of the team that brought you Fable.
Warlander – May 16
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S
Sharpen your blades and ready your warhammers. Join an army of up to 100 players and battle each other in action-packed, player vs. player skirmishes and epic castle sieges with the ultimate goal of breaking into the enemy’s stronghold, destroying their core, and claiming victory for you and your allies.
In this 3D platformer game where you play as a mouse living in a big house, try to collect the stars placed at certain points in the rooms of the house and overcome the challenging platforms.
In an unnamed city, deep in the urban sprawl, lies a darkened building of brick and concrete filled with boxes, documents, appliances, and enigmatic workers. No one seems to question the mysterious, haunting atmosphere of the complex. In this first-person adventure game, take on the role of a worker who receives a phone call and a request for help.
Neo Seoul has been hit with a wave of terrorist and crime attacks and only a few good officers remain willing to battle this new evil. Discover the dark secrets of Neo Seoul as you fight your way to uncover the truth as you battle your way to unmask the evil syndicate crime lord himself in this ‘90s style arcade fighter.
World Championship Boxing Manager 2 – May 17
An official sequel to 1991’s World Championship Boxing Manager, this iteration captures the essence of the original and expands upon it. Offering updated visuals, deeper gameplay, and new characters that extend the World Championship Boxing Manager franchise for grizzled veterans and lightweight fans.
Prepare for terror in this ground-breaking classic old-school FPS. Following the destruction of Time, you are left to battle in this horrific hellhole of multilevel interconnected missions populated by gruesome, grotesque creatures.
Infini – May 18
Exercise your mind on a psychedelic journey filled with puzzles and meaningful encounters with time, Poetry, Memory, Technology, War, and Fatality. Solve brain-busting puzzles with thought and skill. Manipulate the camera to change the perspective and what you can see and discover new mazes and abilities. Nothing is what it seems in this truly unique, mind-bending experience.
A dark and violent meld of retro and modern action games, inspired by the classic 2.5D first-person shooters of the ‘90s, with elements of modern looter shooters and roguelites featuring tons of enemies crammed in open-ended levels full of surprises, blood, and treasure.
No One Lives Under the Lighthouse – May 18
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S / Smart Delivery
You’re alone on this rock, just a lighthouse and the seagulls to keep you company. Nothing else… at least you’re pretty sure that’s it… The previous lighthouse keeper has gone missing without a trace and you are the newest keeper tasked with keeping the lighthouse on every night. Keep your sanity from slipping on this desolate rock in the middle of the ocean, and don’t give in to hallucinations.
Welcome to the Void Realm, a place where danger lurks around every corner. From the creators of Red Ronin comes a new challenge that will test your strategic skills and tactical prowess. Undergrave is a thrilling rogue-like adventure that promises a new experience with every try.
Cyber Citizen Shockman – May 19
Everything was going great for Tasuke and Kyapiko until one fateful day when they woke up as the cybernetically enhanced Shockman! Thanks to the genius of the Doc, they have been given the opportunity to become cyborgs and heroes of justice tasked with taking down the Evil Group which had been terrorizing the town.
Play as a kitty who is searching for the soul of Planet-42 to save the Earth. The game includes six large biomes to explore, seven types of weapons, and numerous quests. Fight unique enemies, solve captivating puzzles, and explore interesting levels to achieve your goal.
LEGO 2K Drive – May 19
Optimized for Xbox Series X|S
Welcome to Bricklandia, home of a massive open-world LEGO driving adventure. Race anywhere, play with anyone, build your dream rides, and defeat a cast of wild racing rivals for the coveted Sky Trophy! In LEGO 2K Drive, your awesome transforming vehicle gives you the freedom to speed seamlessly across riveting racetracks, off-road terrain, and open waters. Explore the vast world of Bricklandia, show off your driving skills, and build vehicles brick-by-brick!