Xbox game releases — July 4th to 10th

Robbie Andrews - July 3rd 2022

Next week sees 12 new games heading to the Xbox platform, including a new tennis game smashing its way onto Xbox Game Pass, anticipated horror title MADiSON, the return of Klonoa, and a bunch of interesting indies.

From this page, you can view a game's achievement list if it's been released, subscribe to a game for news updates, add them to your wishlist, and even click through to the Microsoft Store to preorder or purchase. Here's a breakdown of everything coming to the world of Xbox next week. Let us know which of these you're planning on picking up in the comments!

July 5th

Arcadegeddon — Xbox Series X|S

Rise up and play with up to three friends in this ever-evolving cooperative multiplayer shooter. Explore multiple biomes, mini games, find hidden chests, and defeat numerous enemies and bosses.
July 6th

Cursed Island — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Cursed Island is a story of a single person trying to leave the island full of mysterious horrors and unimaginable monsters. To achieve this task he has to smash his way through the island with his trusty pickaxe.

Cursed Island blends the elements of some popular titles with nostalgic pixel-art graphics. We dare to say that this game is a unique gaming experience that will help you to enjoy slow-paced gameplay with emphasis on exploration, mining and fighting mythical beasts.

Quintus and the Absent Truth — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Take the role of a man and his mouse across a sprawling first-person horror adventure!

Alan Shaw’s daughter is missing, and the only one capable of helping him locate her may be a small mouse named Quintus. Join this odd pairing on their search for answers, using the differences in their size as an advantage.

Quintus and the Absent Truth is a horror-themed adventure told in first-person perspective. Puzzles that Alan and Quintus encounter often require you to work out which character to use for the task at hand. Do you need Alan’s height to reach buttons, switches and items that are out of Quintus’ reach, or is a hole simply too tight for Alan to fit through? Only by working together can they discover the truth that they seek.

Rush Rally Origins — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows

The definitive top down racer

REALISTIC TOP DOWN RALLYING!
Rush Rally Origins combines the classic top down racing action from the original Rush Rally with the highly praised graphics and physics from Rush Rally 3. Take on 36 new and unique stages across the world, each with the ability to change the time of day and weather. Drive over many challenging surface types including snow, gravel, dirt, mud and tarmac!

EXPERIENCE THE RUSH
Race at 60fps (120fps on supported devices) with one of the best car dynamics models to date, highly tuned for Rush Rally Origins to give a more fun top down racing experience. Feel the grip change across different surface types and multiple weather conditions.

WORLD RALLY RACING
Compete in a series of rally championships, race against others in our unique A-B Race mode or hold your nerve and focus on improving your times in the time trial game modes.

REACH THE TOP
Smash stage records to rise-up the global online leaderboards. Download ghosts across 4 different car classes to compare your racing lines against the very best in the world.

UPGRADE YOUR CARS
Unlock and upgrade a selection of classic Rush Rally cars. Use our simple upgrade system to tailor each car to your own specific driving style.

July 7th

Matchpoint: Tennis Championships — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows

Matchpoint – Tennis Championships is a modern take on tennis, featuring a true-to-life on-court experience supported by a deep career mode and unique rivalry system.

The game places a strong focus on tactical realism, positioning and aiming, allowing the player to move their superstar in exactly the right way to get the most out of their shots.
Matchpoint – Tennis Championships combines slick character animations, authentic ball physics and enhanced player control to replicate the realistic rhythm of the game - every swing and hit feeling unique and satisfying.

Overrogue — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows

In the underworld, where creatures of all shapes and sizes live, a Selection Battle is announced to decide the next Overlord. Complete labyrinths and collect crystals to achieve the title of Overlord!

Proceed through dungeon-like labyrinths building up your card deck in a roguelite style! There are up to 5 different labyrinth themes based on card genres like poison or graveyards. Enjoy a different deck experience each time you visit the labyrinth as the number of cards increases. Over 300 types of cards and 150 types of treasure await you, so combos and combinations are up to you.

Let's conquer the labyrinths and become the next Overlord!

QUByte Classics - Zero Tolerance — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Zero Tolerance is an old school arena shooter that will bring back the felling of adrenaline to the player while taking out the bad guys (bad aliens in this case) with guns, grenades and even laser guns.

The name Zero Tolerance refers to an elite squad specially trained composed by five members that are available to choose in the beginning of the game, each one with their own unique weapons and skills that completely changes the way you play through the levels in the game.

The QUByte Classics version includes 3 games: Zero Tolerance, Zero Tolerance Underground and an unreleased demo called Zero Tolerance Beyond, which can be unlocked by finishing one of the two other games.

Zero Tolerance was originally developed by the first independent game developer, Technopop, and published in 1994 by Accolade. Technopop was funded by Randel Reiss, who is the owner of the "Zero Tolerance".

QUByte Interactive and PIKO Interactive.

July 8th

Adventures of Chris — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Embark on a global adventure in this ‘90s-inspired adventure platformer. Help a chubby underdog kid with wacky superpowers battle bizarre villains, unlock and customize special moves and spells, and save the world!

Crypt of the Serpent King Remastered 4K Edition — Xbox Series X|S

Accept the challenge of the underworld in a nostalgic blend of first-person adventuring and roguelike gameplay!

Are you prepared to delve deep into a world of malice and deadly peril? Crypt of the Serpent King Remastered 4K Edition is a medieval first-person hack 'n' slash dungeon crawler with roguelike elements that recalls the gameplay of dark fantasy classics while presenting its action in gorgeously gruesome 4K style. Explore randomly generated dungeons, fighting underworld creatures along the way, all while avoiding traps and collecting loot!

Goblins, giant spiders, skeletons, orcs and more await you in the tunnels and halls of the underworld. If you hope to survive, you’ll need to wield an array of melee and ranged weaponry, from swords and axes to crossbows and maces, each with strength and weaknesses depending on the foes you face. Select from 3 levels of difficulty to fine-tune your experience and level up your character’s abilities as you progress. Each playthrough is unique, offering countless hours of challenge and adventure!

Eternal Hope — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Eternal Hope is a puzzle platformer game that follows the story of Ti’bi – a boy who must embark on a journey of love and hope to find his beloved’s soul.

KLONOA Phantasy Reverie Series — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

MADiSON — Xbox Series X|S

What would you do if you woke up locked in a dark room, with your hands covered in blood – your sister and mother massacred?

MADiSON is an immersive and terrifying first-person psychological horror game, featuring disturbing gameplay and an unsettling and compelling narrative.

With the help of an ‘possessed’ instant camera, connect the human world with the beyond. Solve puzzles, explore your surroundings and most importantly, survive. Throughout your journey you are haunted by MADiSON, the ghost of an evil murderer, who is forcing you to continue a gory ritual started decades ago and commit abominable acts. She wants you to finish her sinister ceremony. Do you have the strength to resist?

It’s not just her that you need to worry about. There is more than one evil entity in MADiSON and every character has a disturbing story that blends seamlessly into the main narrative. Use the instant camera to survive this torture. Develop the photos you take manually and face the fear of unveiling the truth. Search everything, pick up elements and interact with them to survive the entities. Randomly activated events and changing puzzles throughout the game assures a higher level of replayability as you get lost in this immersive and terrifying experience.

Watch every step you make and be careful not to attract any unwanted attention. You won’t be alone.