It's another fairly busy week on Xbox One over the next few days, although there aren't many AAA releases to speak of. The big highlight is undoubtedly Fast & Furious Crossroads, developed by the team behind the Project CARS series, but there are plenty of other intriguing titles on the way as well...
Let's take a look at the list below:
- Relicta (Aug 4): "A first-person, physics-based puzzle game where you need to creatively combine magnetism and gravity to unravel the secrets of Chandra Base."
- Skully (Aug 4): "On a mysterious remote island, a skull washes up on shore and is reawakened by an enigmatic deity. Dubbed Skully, the newly reanimated being has been summoned to intervene in a war between the deity’s three siblings..."
- Wizards: Wand of Epicosity (Aug 4): "Wizards: Wand of Epicosity is a thrilling, fast paced Tower Defense game with magic, zombies, and a teleporting castle."
- Spitlings (Aug 4): "Spitlings is a chaotic action arcade game for one to four players. It puts you in control of the titular Spitlings: charming rectangular creatures with teeth they can spit at bubbles or use to jump!"
- The Mean Greens: Plastic Warfare (Aug 5): "Take part in history’s greatest battle of Green VS. Tan. Fight amongst and against others online. Jump, shoot and roll your way into victory with fast-paced objective-based gameplay."
- Mystery Mine (Aug 5): "Start your exciting adventure in Mystery Mine: dangerous monsters and bosses, arcane magic and decisions on which many lives depend!"
- RogueCube (Aug 5): "Choose from solo campaign, local multiplayer campaign or local multiplayer competitive modes and duke it out. Can you capture the eight vertices and clear each zone?"
- Steam Tactics (Aug 5): "Welcome aboard your airship, captain! Steam Tactics is an RPG about steampunk airships with tactical turn-based combat."
- Aery - Broken Memories (Aug 6): "Experience the feeling of flying, plunge into beautiful and atmospheric landscapes and enjoy the unique storytelling of the game..."
- Clan N (Aug 6): "Fight alone or with your friends, master the art of battle, and bring peace back to the land in this arcade inspired epic brawler that combines classic arcade gameplay with today’s modern brawlers."
- It Lurks Below (Aug 6) (Xbox Game Pass): "It Lurks Below is a retro-styled, 2D, action-oriented, survival RPG by David Brevik, creator of Diablo. A true RPG, with many stats and eight character-classes."
- UnderMine (Aug 6) (Xbox Game Pass): "An action-adventure roguelike with a bit of RPG tossed in. Adventure deep into the UnderMine and discover powerful relics, deadly enemies, hidden secrets, and a few friends to help along the way."
- Fast & Furious Crossroads (Aug 7): "Gear up for fast, cinematic non-stop action in a new chapter of the Fast & Furious saga as you hunt down an international crime syndicate and pump the brakes on their plans."
- HardCube (Aug 7): "A simple but gripping casual game to pass the time with lots of unusual settings, levels, and worlds with sleek graphics and dynamic gameplay..."
- Inertial Drift (Aug 7): "Inertial Drift tears up the racing rule book with innovative twin-stick controls, completely re-imagined driving mechanics and a roster of fiercely individual cars."
- Swimsanity! (Aug 7): "Swimsanity! is a multiplayer underwater shooter with action-packed Co-Op and Versus game modes, all supported by online and local play."
- WarriOrb (Aug 7): "WarriOrb is an action platformer where you play as a mighty demon trapped in an unlikely body! Make your way through the ravaged world to regain your freedom and sanity..."
More details and screenshots for most of these titles are available over at Xbox Wire. Also, don't forget to check out our Pure Xbox roundup of all the games announced for August 2020 so far! Is there anything you're particularly looking forward to in this list? Let us know in the comments below.