Serious Sam Collection (Nov 17)
Serious Sam Collection (Nov 17)

Welcome to your weekly Xbox roundup! We're sticking with a new format now that the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S are with us, so the following breakdown is for games optimised for Xbox Series X|S, followed by Xbox One titles, and then finally games currently announced for Xbox Game Pass.

New Xbox Releases (Nov 17-20)

Optimised for Xbox Series X|S

Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate (Nov 17) (Smart Delivery)
Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate (Nov 17) (Smart Delivery)
  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection (Nov 17) (Smart Delivery) (Xbox Game Pass): "Players will see some cool improvements when playing MCC on Xbox Series X|S when we release a free update on November 17th."
  • Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate (Nov 17) (Smart Delivery): "The definitive MK11 experience! Take control of Earthrealm’s protectors in the game’s TWO critically acclaimed, time-bending Story Campaigns as they race to stop Kronika from rewinding time and rebooting history."
  • Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead (Nov 19) (Smart Delivery): "Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead combines the legendary and challenging puzzle gameplay of Bridge Constructor™ with the post-apocalyptic zombie universe of AMC’s The Walking Dead."
  • Poker Club (Nov 19) (Smart Delivery): "Live the life of a poker pro in the most immersive poker simulation ever seen, with Ultra HD 4K visuals and breath-taking ray tracing."

Xbox One (or PC where specified)

Mars Horizon (Nov 17)
Mars Horizon (Nov 17)
  • Five Dates (Nov 17): "Five Dates is an exploration of the unpredictable modern dating experience, which follows an average single man as he navigates the world of digital dating."
  • Halo MCC: Halo 4 for PC (Nov 17) (Xbox Game Pass): "Halo 4 looks better than ever on PC, including up to 4K UHD at 60+ FPS.** Other PC native settings include customizable mouse and keyboard support, ultrawide support, FOV customization and more."
  • Mars Horizon (Nov 17): "In Mars Horizon, you take control of a major space agency, leading it from the dawn of the space age through to landing astronauts on Mars.
  • Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate (Nov 17): "The definitive MK11 experience! Take control of Earthrealm’s protectors in the game’s TWO critically acclaimed, time-bending Story Campaigns as they race to stop Kronika from rewinding time and rebooting history."
  • Serious Sam Collection (Nov 17): "Experience one of the most explosive shooter game series of all time as you save the world from a merciless alien invasion."
  • Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? (US) (Nov 17): "Put your general knowledge to the test in « Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, the official game! Gather all your knowledge and get the jackpot while avoiding all the trick questions facing you!"
  • The Four Kings Casino and Slots (US) (Nov 18): "The Four Kings Casino & Slots is a rich social online multiplayer casino gaming experience. Play all of your favorite casino games like Poker, Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, Baccarat, Slots and more!"
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? (US) (Nov 17)
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? (US) (Nov 17)
  • Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead (Nov 19) (Smart Delivery): "Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead combines the legendary and challenging puzzle gameplay of Bridge Constructor™ with the post-apocalyptic zombie universe of AMC’s The Walking Dead."
  • Kid Tripp (Nov 19): "Kid Tripp has crashed on a mysterious island and now the local wildlife is out to ruin his day. Run and jump your way through 20 levels of intense platforming madness in this tough-as-nails platformer!"
  • Poker Club (Nov 19): "Raise your game with over 10 Texas Hold’em tournament modes including freezeouts, shootouts, super-turbos, bounties and more."
  • Star Renegades (Nov 19) (Xbox Game Pass): "Star Renegades is a dimension spanning rogue-lite strategy RPG. Outsmart uniquely generated adversaries, forge bonds between heroes and end the cycle!"
  • Brawl Chess (Nov 20): "Are you ready to become a champion? Choose your hero and challenge other players in this family-friendly game with a lively cartoon style."
  • Cave Digger (Nov 20): "Cave Digger is a mining game in an alternative western setting. Gear up with numerous unique tools and explore the town and the depths of the mountain."
  • Katamari Damacy Reroll (Nov 20): "The beloved roll-em-up game returns with fully updated graphics, completely recreated cutscenes and in full HD!"
  • Micetopia (Nov 20): "In Micetopia you play as a brave mouse who must fight, jump, and explore its way through a world of mystery. Overcome enemies, gain new powers and rescue your compatriots..."

Xbox Game Pass Titles (Currently Announced)

Optimised for Xbox Series X|S

Xbox One

PC

More details and screenshots for most of these titles are available over at Xbox Wire. Is there anything you're particularly looking forward to in this list? Let us know in the comments below.