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Out This Week: Dead Island: Definitive Collection, Among the Sleep, Dangerous Golf

Posted by Anthony Bacchus

Ten new games landed on Xbox One this week

Out This Week is pretty self explanatory; it's our weekly look back at all of the new games that were released on Xbox One and Xbox 360. We've tinkered with the format a bit and streamlined it so it's easy to be informed of all the latest games. You'll find information on the pricing for different regions, the publisher/developer's description of the game, and a conveniently placed trailer for your viewing pleasure.

This edition covers all games released on Xbox platforms between May 28th and June 3rd. You're most certainly welcome!

Among the Sleep

  • Publisher/Developer: Krillbite Studio
  • Price: £11.99/$14.99/€14,99

"Among the Sleep is a psychological horror game where you get to play as a two year old child. You get to experience the world through the eyes of a toddler with a livid imagination that could easily scare your pants off. Welcome to an atmospheric horror game with an eerie feeling of helplessness.

"You are abruptly awoken one night and find the house completely dark and empty. You start searching for your mother, but she is nowhere to be found. What you find is a teddy bear that warns you that everything is not all right and that it is crucial to find out what is going on. This is the start of your dark adventure in the world of a scared child."

Anima: Gate of Memories

  • Publisher/Developer: Badland Games/Anima Project
  • Price: £15.99/$19.99/€19,99

"Anima: Gate of Memories is a third person action RPG that tells the story of two beings bound by an unwilling pact, a legendary monster and a girl who lost her past. Forced to stay together, their existences will take an unexpected turn they discover that both have been involved in something sinister, a war in the shadows in which they will have an involuntary leading role.

"Gate of Memories features a unique Dual System that allows you to control two different characters and interchange them dynamically in the middle of any action to create countless combinations."

APB Reloaded

  • Publisher/Developer: Ravenscourt/Reloaded Productions
  • Price: FREE!

"Anarchy. Justice. In the world of APB, it's your choice: live on the edge of the law or enforce it. Hit the streets as a licensed vigilante or hardened criminal in the crime-ravaged metropolis of San Paro where shootouts, car-chases, robbery, and vandalism are all in a day's work.

"Customize your gear with the richest character customization available today and choose from tons of modifications for your weapons and vehicles. Climb the ranks of your chosen organization and you could earn fame, deadly weapons, exotic vehicles, and stylish new clothing; fail, and you'll be just another ugly corpse clogging up the alleys. "

Dangerous Golf

  • Publisher/Developer: Three Fields Entertainment
  • Price: £14.99/$19.99/€19,99

"Welcome to the World of Dangerous Golf, an arcade style sports game with a very explosive twist. Play through a variety of Indoor Courses – make a mess in the Kitchen, wreak havoc in a Palace, or cause chaos in a Castle and set fire to a Gas Station. Rack up scores by causing as much damage and destruction as possible. Fire off a SmashBreaker. Blast the Ball into the Hole with an outrageous Trickshot.

"Set off on a World Tour, play co-operatively in Co-Op World Tour, or try Party Golf with up to 8 Players. You don't need to wear loud trousers, funny shoes or a hat, or be a bore when you shout "Fore!" – this is golf for everyone. Brought to you from the founders of Criterion Games, the people behind Burnout and Black – this is Dangerous Golf."

Dead Island: Definitive Collection

  • Publisher/Developer: Deep Silver/Techland
  • Price: £29.99/$39.99/€39,99

"The ultimate Dead Island collection – fully remastered! Welcome to the Zombie Apocalypse experience of a lifetime – and now more beautiful than ever. Caught in the midst of an epic zombie outbreak on the tropical island of Banoi, your only thought is: Survival!

"Smash heads, crack skulls and slice 'em up with visceral astounding melee combat and true story-based 4 player co-op in a sprawling open world just waiting for exploration. Contains the genre defining Dead Island and it's undead successor Dead Island Riptide bundled with all previously released DLC."

Fragments of Him

  • Publisher/Developer: Sassybot
  • Price: £7.99/$9.99/€9,99

"In Fragments of Him you experience the lives of four people connected by love and a tragic accident. You walk alongside Will on his last morning and discover the meaning of his final thoughts. More akin to a theatre play than traditional game, in Fragments of Him you explore the world in a first-person view and gently guide Will, Mary, Sarah, and Harry along their journeys.

"It is a compelling emotional drama deliberately designed without puzzles or difficulty, and created for players seeking a thought-provoking and artistic experience. Although melancholy at times, it is ultimately an uplifting exploration of what it means to truly open your heart to others. As the threads of Will's life combine, they create a single story of love, memories, and hope."

Hard Reset Redux

  • Publisher/Developer: Gambitious Digital Entertainment/Flying Wild Hog
  • Price: £15.99/$19.99/€19,99

"The acclaimed First-Person Shooter returns fully upgraded, and more beautifully challenging than ever. Hard Reset Redux is a brand new version of the cyberpunk classic that includes all the content of previous editions, and adds new improved gameplay, enhanced visuals and additional content to make this the Definitive Edition of Hard Reset.

"Hard Reset Redux is an action-packed and hardcore single-player shooter which embraces the best qualities that the genre has it offer. It includes over-the-top destruction, loads of enemies, great weapon variety, a challenging campaign and a beautifully realized cyberpunk setting."

Kick & Fennick

  • Publisher/Developer: Abstraction Games
  • Price: £11.99/$14.99/€14,99

"Kick & Fennick is a platform adventure about a little boy with a very big gun. Soon after waking up in a desolate but colorful world, Kick meets a small flying robot named Fennick.

"When Fennick saves Kick from a menacing guard robot, they find out Fennick's battery is broken. Together, they embark on an adventure to the Core Tower to find Fennick a new energy core."

One Piece: Burning Blood

  • Publisher/Developer: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment/Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd
  • Price: £49.99/$59.99/€69,99

"Set sail with the Straw Hat Crew and collect your bounty in One Piece: Burning Blood, the most epic anime fighter this side of the Grand Line! Take to the sea in this dynamic fighter staring the world's favorite pirate crew. Use Devil Fruit, Haki techniques, and punishing combos to turn the tide in the ultimate 3 vs. 3 One Piece battle royale!

"Build your crew with a roster of 40+ characters each with unique abilities and battle tactics! Swap crew members on the fly utilizing strategic offensive and defensive Unity attacks! Select from a massive 60+ support characters to aid your crew in battle. "

TurnOn

  • Publisher/Developer: Brainy Studio LLC
  • Price: £11.99/$14.99/€14,99

"The whole city has been plunged into darkness. After an accident at the power station, a living electric spark must restore electricity to the city and give citizens back their safe and carefree lives. "TurnOn" tells the spellbinding tale of a brave alien creature and its striking journey through blackout world, in an incredibly colorful and detailed platformer without platforms.

"Featuring a charming art style and visual storytelling, cute character personality, and a soothing and magical soundtrack, "TurnOn" makes the world the way it was before, but a little better and kinder. The creation of "TurnOn" was inspired by the global movement Earth Hour, which is held by WWF."


Quite the list this week! More importantly, are there any games that interest you this week?

Out This Week: Choose the games you're most interested in this week?

(You can select up to 2 answers)

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User Comments (3)

MaccaMUFC

#1

MaccaMUFC said:

I think I'll get Among the Sleep and Dangerous Golf. I'm currently playing Goat Simulator so DG is right up my street.

crippyd

#2

crippyd said:

There are quite a few on there that look interesting, I will see how reviews and my finances are.

Hxy3000

#3

Hxy3000 said:

Was going to get Dangerous Golf but I hear it has 20 sec reloads on retries which I hate especially in a game like that so I'll wait until that is fixed.

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