Next week on Xbox: March 21-25


Welcome to next week on Xbox! In this weekly feature, we cover all the games coming soon to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows PC, and Game Pass. Get more details on these upcoming games below and click on their profiles for more details (release dates are subject to change). We jump!


Kraken Academy – March 22 – game pass

Kraken Academy – March 22 – Game Pass

Make friends, free spirits and make sure the world doesn’t end! Welcome to Kraken Academy, a technicolor fever dream that, for legal reasons, can only be described as “technically a school.” Join forces with a magical kraken to manipulate a time loop and save the world. Available on cloud, console and PC.


Tainted Grail: Conquest – March 22 – game pass

Tainted Grail: Conquest – March 22 – Game Pass

Available now with PC Game Pass and coming soon to console! Explore the ever-changing maps, battle deadly enemies, and learn what happened to the cursed island of Avalon in this unique, endlessly replayable, story-driven hybrid between a deck-building roguelike and an RPG. Create your own combos from hundreds of cards and learn to survive in a dark and unforgiving world engulfed by a mysterious and deadly force known as wyrdness.


Zero Escape: The nonary games – March 22 – Game Pass

Zero Escape: The Nonary Games – March 22 – Game Pass

A group of strangers are kidnapped and forced to participate in a diabolical game of death. Who can be trusted? Tensions rise as the situation becomes increasingly dire. Can you find a way out of The Nonary Games? Or will you pay the ultimate price? Available on cloud, console and PC.


A place for those who do not want – 23 of March

A place for those who do not want – March 23

Combining exquisite narrative depth and exploration with a curious setting, plus a dash of Lovecraft, A place for those who do not want is a rich narrative experience where player choices really count, set in a Dickensian world of color and supernatural nightmares.


richie’s nightmares – 23 of March

Richy's Nightmares – March 23

richie’s nightmares it is a unique platforming experience. It tells the story of Richy, a little boy who got lost in the labyrinths of some feared magical forests. And now he must do everything he can to survive this journey. The forest is full of nightmares and deadly riddles, and that’s why Richy’s escape will be a challenge to remember.


The pizza delivery guy who saved the world – 23 of MarchOptimized for Xbox Series X|S

The Pizza Delivery Boy Who Saved the World – March 23 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S

A semi-autobiographical game about pizza and the time travelers who make it. Is The pizza delivery guy who saved the world! A new visual novel written by a former delivery guy who will probably never work in the pizza industry again if his boss finds out he created this game.


Thunder Kid: Hunt for the Robot Emperor – 23 of March – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Thunder Kid: Hunt for the Robot Emperor – March 23 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

In the year 201X, war has already devastated much of the continent when a rogue AI rebels against its creators, leading an army of robots to conquer the Robot Empire. Trained from a young age as an agent of justice, Thunder Kid is sent into battle against Robot Royalty to stop the empire from taking over the world in this low poly, run ‘n’ gun action experience.


a blue of memories – March 24 – Game Pass

A Memoir Blue – March 24 - Game Pass

Available from day one with Game Pass. A song from years ago triggers a flood of memories for champion swimmer Miriam. She embarks on an evocative journey through her troubled childhood and the complicated relationship she shared with her devoted mother.


norco (PC) – March 24 – PC Game Pass

Norco (PC) – March 24 – PC Game Pass

Available day one with PC Game Pass. Play the southern gothic point-and-click narrative adventure for yourself and explore the sunken suburbs and verdant industrial swamps of a distorted southern Louisiana. Your brother Blake has disappeared after the death of your mother. In hopes of finding him, you must follow a fugitive security droid through the refineries, shopping malls, and drainage ditches of suburban New Orleans.


Aery – Calm the Mind 2 – March 25th

Aery – Calm Mind 2 – March 25

An interactive gaming experience designed to relax your mind and soul. You jump into the role of a little bird, explore beautiful landscapes and collect magical crystals that mark certain landscapes. Because there are no enemies or any other danger in this game, you will be able to lay back and enjoy the scenery and the feeling of flying.


BouncyBoi in the land of puzzles – March 25th

BouncyBoi in Puzzle Land – March 25

Jump into this colorful and cartoonish world with BouncyBoi and adventure through various levels full of challenging puzzles, cute graphics and fun rhythms. As BouncyBoi, a purple bouncy slime who loves to play and solve puzzles, make your way through Puzzle Land while listening to great music and looking at the great visuals.


Devastating – March 25th – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Devastator – March 25 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

A retro-modern twin-stick arcade shooter featuring spectacular visuals, fast-paced music and intense gameplay. The ultimate twin stick shooter for lovers of twin stick shooters!


Tiny Tina’s Wonderland – March 25th – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Tiny Tina's Wonderlands – March 25 – Optimized for Xbox Series X|S, Smart Delivery

Bullets, magic and swords collide in this chaotic fantasy world brought to life by the unpredictable Tiny Tina. Roll your own multi-class hero and loot, shoot, slash and throw your way through wacky monsters and loot-filled dungeons on a quest to stop the tyrannical Dragon Lord. Everyone is welcome so join the party, put on your adventurer boots and be chaotic cool!