A host of new video games launched on Microsoft’s Xbox One console this week. Here are six of the more notable releases with their official game descriptions and shopping link for where to buy them digitally.
Hasbro Family Fun Pack – Super Edition
6 great Hasbro games in 1 for countless hours of family fun! Enjoy your favourite Hasbro games in this brand new all-in-one compilation! MONOPOLY Plus, TRIVIAL PURSUIT Live!, RISK, RISK Urban Assault, Battleship and BOGGLE, you can now get it all in the Hasbro Family Fun Pack – Super Edition. The games you know and love are more fun and interactive than ever on console. You'll have plenty of surprises to discover, including social features like leader boards and rewards to party with people all around the world in online modes. Come and visit the Hasbro Game Channel to unlock exclusive rewards, discover new games, and see which games your friends are playing to join them in exciting parties!
Inspired by classic "cinematic platformers" like Out of This World/Another World and Flashback: The Quest for Identity, Exile's End plays out as an exploration-driven side-scrolling adventure through a massive, interconnected laboratory and mining complex on a moody, lonely alien world, and offers a variety of diverse locations to explore and puzzles to solve through skilled platforming and clever usage of the game's myriad weapons.
Light & Dark Bundle
Blue Isle Studios is proud to present The Light and Dark Bundle - A collection of Blue Isle's indie hits: Valley and Slender: The Arrival. Our Light and Dark Bundle brings you one of the scariest titles on the Xbox One and some eye bleach to help you sleep at night. Fight for survival and embark on a terrifying journey in Slender: The Arrival, then run jump and hookshot through the beautiful rocky mountains of Valley. This pack includes: Slender: The Arrival and Valley.
Blast Brawl 2
A fast-paced fighting game where any hit means DEATH! Battle your friends as a vastly diverse selection of characters, experiencing intense combat where every blow earns a kill, and skill reigns supreme. Brawl amidst a huge selection of maps, each set in a post-apocalyptic future and featuring unique elements that can change the face of a battle. And what’s victory without a little dance?
King’s Quest – Chapter 5: The Good Knight
King’s Quest is a collection of five different chapter releases, each focusing on an untold tale in Graham’s past. In each chapter, an aging King Graham reflects on his life of adventure with his granddaughter, Gwendolyn, while players are transported back to influence first-hand the decisions and events that shaped a kingdom. Embark on an extraordinary journey across the world of Daventry, full of whimsical characters, charming puzzles and perilous dangers.
Kyurinaga’s Revenge is a 2D-based game with lots of platforming, action and puzzles. Battle alongside our two heroes: The samurai Kaoru Tamanegi and the street fighter Broccoli Joe all across the Feudal Japan in their new adventure! Kaoru’s explosive traps. You can switch between characters at any point but bear in mind that, even if you are a lone wolf, you’ll still need to combine both heroes in order to overcome all the enemies and puzzles that Kyurinaga is going to throw at you. Or you can also partner up with a friend and bring the Shogunate down in our co-op mode.
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