Update: We've added a couple more games to this list based on some recent announcements.
Original story: Next week is another fairly busy one for Xbox One, highlighted by the return of SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - now in Rehydrated form! Racing fans also have Assetto Corsa Competizione to look forward to, and both Control and Borderlands 3 are getting new DLCs.
Let's take a look at the list below:
- SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated (June 23): "Are you ready, kids? The cult classic is back, faithfully remade in spongetastic splendor! Play as SpongeBob, Patrick and Sandy and show the evil Plankton that crime pays even less than Mr. Krabs."
- Assetto Corsa Competizione (June 23): "Assetto Corsa Competizione allows you to feel the real atmosphere of the GT3 championship, competing against official drivers, teams, cars & circuits reproduced in-game with the highest level of accuracy ever achieved on console."
- Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark - Missions and Monsters (June 23): "This expansion will bring enriched gameplay by adding plethora of new content and deepening base game mechanics. Prepare for recruitable monsters that you can customize, new classes, equipment, locations, missions and much more!"
- A Summer with the Shiba Inu (June 24): "When Syd the Shiba Inu returns to Shiba Island after a 10-year absence, she sets off a chain of events that overturns the lives of all the dogs she had left behind."
- Octonaut (June 24): "Octonaut is a retro shoot’em up inspired by 16-bit classics. Save the world from alien invasion by shooting and dodging your way through 8 action-packed levels with sinister bosses!"
- Night Call (June 24): "As a cab driver working the Paris night shift, you are many things to different people. Your gift is getting people to talk; and to catch the serial killer who left you for dead, that’s exactly what you’ll need to do."
- Control: The Foundation (June 25): "The Astral Plane is colliding with our reality and it is up to the Director to travel through the caverns to search for answers and prevent it from taking over the Oldest House."
- Borderlands 3 - Bounty of Blood: A Fistful of Redemption (June 25): "The town of Vestige on the frontier planet Gehenna is under constant threat from the Devil Riders gang. The Sheriff has issued a bounty on the ferocious outlaws and invites you to collect on it."
- The Messenger (June 25): "What begins as a classic action platformer soon unravels into an expansive time-traveling adventure full of thrills, surprises, and humor."
- Observation (June 25) "Observation is a sci-fi thriller uncovering what happened to Dr. Emma Fisher, and the crew of her mission, through the lens of the station’s artificial intelligence S.A.M."
- Tower of Time (June 26): "Lead the ultimate party of heroes into the Tower of Time, a vertical battleground filled with lore, mystery, and combat. Combining the nuances of classic RPGs with challenging tactical combat, Tower of Time transforms each battle into a puzzle of magic and mettle."
- Yes, Your Grace (June 26): "In this kingdom management RPG, petitioners will arrive in the throne room each turn to ask for your advice and assistance. Decide whether to help them with their problems, or to conserve resources for more important matters."
- Dungeons 3: Complete Collection (June 26): "Dungeons 3: Complete Collection is packing every DLC expansion and update released to date in one almighty, fire-breathing, beer-guzzling package."
- Conan Chop Chop (June 26): "Venture forth into the world of Conan the Barbarian, traverse among a cast of strange and wondrous creatures… and crush ‘em all to bits in this epic hack ‘n’ slash rogue-lite for 1-4 players."
You'll find more details and screenshots for most of these titles over at Xbox Wire. Also, don't forget to check out our Pure Xbox roundup of all the games announced for June 2020 so far! Is there anything you're particularly looking forward to in this list? Let us know in the comments below.