Xbox game releases — August 15th to 21st

Robbie Andrews - August 14th 2022

Xbox games aplenty are coming next week, with 14 new titles hitting the store. It's everything from long-running triple-A franchises to low-key indies this week, so take a look at the lineup and see if anything interests you!

The last few weeks have been quite quiet for new Xbox games, but it looks like things are starting to ramp up a little now — we've got Saints Row and Soul Hackers 2 to look forward to next week as we speed towards September and even more big releases, but before that, we've got 14 new releases this week to check out.

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!

August 16th

Tribes of Midgard — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Tribes of Midgard is a co-op game with a unique blend of action, survival, and roguelite elements. Players must defend their village from hordes of invaders—deadly spirits and gigantic brutes—that every night threaten to destroy the Seed of Yggdrasil, the sacred tree you’re sworn to protect. Only by protecting the Seed, you and your tribe can stop Ragnarök—the end of the world!

Way of the Hunter — Xbox Series X|S

Become the new owner of a hunting lodge nestled among gorgeous habitats and rich animal populations. Explore vast open world environments and hunt with a premium selection of firearms. Enjoy the perfect hunt on your own or with friends in co-op.

+ The Way of the Hunter Hunter's Pack

August 17th

Dyna Bomb 2 — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Jack and Ela are on vacation on a beautiful tropical island. Unaware of DR.Brutus they sip fruit juices and talk about their past adventures. They are interrupted by Dr. Brutus's voice. A loud explosion destroys the kiosk where they were relaxing and so they decide to make the bad guy pay for it. Thus begins their new adventure and You will be the protagonist. Choose one of the two heroes or both if you prefer to play with a freind. Fly and shoot bombs across 8 different beautiful and colorful levels. Discover secret levels and find the way to the secret world. Buy new weapons and other types of upgrades that will help You on your adventure. Defeat all of Dr.Brutus' followers and help Jack and Ela to clean up the wonderful island they are on.

8 Different Worlds.
8 Different levels for each world.
A unique boss for each world.
Secret levels.
Secret world.
Hidden areas.
Amazing co-op mode.

Little League World Series Baseball 2022 — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Little League World Series Baseball 2022 allows you to Pitch, Slide, Slam, and Rally your way to Williamsport-glory as you compete to become the World Series CHAMPION of Little League®!

Robo Revenge Squad — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Robo Revenge Squad is a co-op action game for 1-4 players, where everything is a weapon. Fight alien robots using Robos made of everyday objects: fridges, disco balls, baseball bats, and more!

Your mission: kick metal butts

Deploy to the mission area and reach your target. Sounds easy? There are big bad aliens along the way, and their bigger, badder bosses. There are puzzles and special objectives, from cranking carts to demolishing doom towers. And you also have to evacuate!

Meet a worthy challenge in mission-based campaigns that end with boss encounters.

Arm up and find your playstyle

Do you prefer melee or ranged combat? Will you rely on basic attacks or special moves? Are you a defensive player, or a Leeroy Jenkins? Decide and jump straight into the action, solo or with friends.

Wreck hundreds of enemies. Deactivate force fields. Set up explosives. Or even go… fishing?! Do everything it takes to liberate the planet. And don’t forget to evacuate once your mission is complete!

Unlock tons of parts & cosmetics

Put the style in playstyle! Level up and unlock TONS of new gadgets, from weapons to special devices to cosmetics. Make your Robo yours, and only yours.

Unlock new stuff for being a fighter, not for microtran-- Bleh! We won’t even use that word here.

TL;DR: Just. Have. Fun!

Smash Boats Waterlogged Edition — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Smash Boats is an action title inspired by the golden age of arcade gaming, when players embarked on a common quest to conquer all the levels and add to their growing troves of unlockables. Smashing your way to the top may sound easy, but a sea of enemies, zany Mayday events, and environmental obstacles galore block your path.

Smash Boats comes fully stocked with unique pools for you to make some boat-based mayhem, including a waterlogged toy chest, a literal pool table, and even a (spotless) toilet! The playable roster features 16 unique boats you’ll earn by sinking enemies and collecting stars as you clear stages.

Each boat comes with a unique Smash-ability to give you that winning edge on the water: a frying pan, shark bite, lasers, water-pound, and so much more! Combined with other moves like submerge, ram, power-turn, and brake, players have a versatile arsenal of smashing maneuvers to dominate the small seas.

So water you wading for? It’s time to smash some boats!

August 18th

Chameneon — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Chameneon is a 2D platformer/runner game with an incredible colorful and beuatiful pixel art. In the game, a virus has infected the Cyber Space and now is up to you initiate the protocol CHAMENEON. Surf on the neon lines in the Cyber Space and defeat the virus before is too late.

With unique physics, Chameneon creates a great challenge that requires good precision and reflexes to surpass it. With a simple but brutal gameplay and a ton of stages to go through, you’ll be tested to the limit!

Run, jump, dodge and collect the Neon Disks to show everyone who’s the boss. It's your time to shiny and vibe!

Cursed to Golf — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Play as The Cursed Golfer, trapped in Golf Purgatory after a freak accident takes you out as you’re about to take the winning shot of an international tournament! Legend says that playing through the devious courses across Golf Purgatory will get you back to the land of the living and, more importantly, to the trophy you were about to win. Each course is governed by a ghostly Legendary Caddie, who will tutor you in the mystical ways of golf to aid you on your quest for redemption and revival.

Slaycation Paradise — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Thymesia — Xbox Series X|S

Thymesia is a gruelling action-RPG with fast-paced combat and an intricate plague weapon system.
In a kingdom where death spreads, play as a mysterious character known only as "Corvus". Prey upon your enemies, wield the power of disease and find the truth in your own memories.
August 19th

A Tale of Paper: Refolded — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

A Tale of Paper: Refolded is a puzzle-platformer that tells the story of Line, a magical character made of paper who uses origami to change shape. Transform into a frog, rocket, bird and more as Line embarks on an emotional journey to fulfill the dream of its creator.

Madden NFL 23 — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Pre-Order Madden NFL 23 and receive:
Choice of 2 Elite Players (1 Offensive & 1 Defensive)
All Madden Gear
Madden Strategy Item

Play your way into the history books in Madden NFL 23!

Introducing the FieldSENSE™ Gameplay System, available on Xbox Series X|S

The Bonfire: Forsaken Lands — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

🏆 Google Play Best of 2019 winner for Best Indie 2019
🏆 Top 25 Best Strategy Games (Pocket Gamer)
🏆 FICCI BAF AWARDS 2019 Best Mobile & Tablet Game (India)
🏆 FICCI BAF AWARDS 2019 Best Mobile & Tablet Game (International)
🏆 Best Indie Game of the Year IGDC 2018
🏆 Nominee, Casual Connect Asia 2017, Singapore

The Bonfire: Forsaken Lands is an idle survival simulation game where players build, discover, craft and survive.

Build your settlement in a snowy encampment and manage workers and resource to survive monster attacks during nights. Slowly you will gain access to advanced building and crafting options discover and trade with new civilizations and discover the secrets of the ancients.

The Bonfire combines role playing gameplay with strategy and survival elements to explore a fantasy world and unlock its secrets.

Would you hire more farmers to feed the people or employ guards to protect your people from invasive monsters? Every decision and strategy you make will determine the survival of your civilization. Will you survive or perish?

Try the latest idle survival simulation and strategy game and be mystified with its secrets!

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebonfiregame/
Discord: https://discord.gg/mukDXDw

Tilesweeper — Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One

Tilesweeper is a well-known game Minesweeper, but with stunning graphics.
The game provides various themes for the levels.
Currently in the game available one theme - Castle, later new themes will be available as DLC.
In each theme there are two types of levels - classical and arcade.
Classic levels are the usual levels of the classic Minesweeper: 9x9, 16x16 and 30x16, but in the design of the chosen theme.
Arcade levels are levels of non-standard shapes and sizes.