XBL Content Roundup: May 7th & 8th, 2015

By Rebecca Smith, 1 year ago
Xbox One Games

After previously being available for pre-order and pre-loading, Project CARS is now available from here in Europe and Australasia. The game will be released in North America next week.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Game of the Year Edition
Size: 36.2 GB
Price: US$49.99 / £49.99 / €59.99 / AU$79.95
Winner of over 50 “Best of 2014” Awards including Game of the Year, Best Action Game and Most Innovative Game. Experience the definitive version of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor which includes The Lord of the Hunt and The Bright Lord story missions, the Trials of War challenge series plus additional Warband Missions, Runes, & Skins. Full list of content includes: - The Lord of the Hunt Mission - The Bright Lord Story Mission - Test of Power Challenge Mode - Test of Speed Challenge Mode - Test of Wisdom Challenge Mode - Endless Challenge Mode - The Dark Ranger Skin - Captain of the Watch Skin - Hidden Blade Rune - Deadly Archer Rune - Flame of Anor Rune - Rising Storm Rune - Guardians of the Flaming Eye Warband Mission - The Berserks Warband Mission - The Skull Crushers Warband Mission

Slice Zombies for Kinect
Size: 211.84 MB
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99
Slice Zombies for Kinect is the ultimate Kinect experience for your Xbox One. Well, so the zombie apocalypse is long over and there are still thousands of zombies left. So what do we do with them now? It's easy! Step in front of your Kinect and use your hands to cut, grab and shoot zombies into little pieces. Unlock funny zombie types like exploding zombies or time travelling zombies or Evil Zevel, a zombie equipped with a rocket pack flying across your TV. Slice coins to unlock new items, backgrounds and walking hands that come with powerful special abilities. - Cut and shoot zombie ragdolls into little pieces - Grab zombies with one hand and slice them with the other - Game progression with 21 levels and a built-in shop give you tons of replay value - Unlock all cool items like new ribbons, backgrounds and zombies - Awesome zombies like the time travelling zombie, Evil Zevel or the zombie bunny The downloadable version of this game supports English, German.Ultratron
Size: 267.78 MB
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
Experience the addictive gameplay of old-school arcade favourites, updated for the 21st century, with unique upgrades, player responsive difficulty, and a subtle system of tactics combined with classic gameplay. Ultratron is a twin-stick arena shooter inspired by some of the best classic arcade gaming has to offer, updated and improved for the 21st century. The last human in the universe has been slain by evil killer robots. As the last remaining humanoid battle droid, you'll be fighting through over 40 arcade levels to finally take on the four giant boss 'bots of the apocalypse. An arcade game on steroids, Ultratron combines risk-reward arena gameplay with an upgrade system, responsive difficulty, pet drones, special weapon abilities, online leaderboards and a two player drop-in co-op mode. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian.

Xbox One DLC without Achievements

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition - this DLC is only available until May 17th.
• "1st Birthday Skin Pack" – FREE
Join the Minecraft party now!• "2nd Birthday Skin Pack" – FREE
Minecraft is growing up, time to celebrate together our 2nd Birthday!• "3rd Birthday Skin Pack" – FREE
Celebrate Minecraft’s 3rd Birthday on Xbox with the original Minecraft developers! Find their personal skins in this free celebration pack.
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Project CARS
• "Liveries Pack #1" – FREE
This pack of 10 new liveries have been created by YOU - the Driver Network community. Hand-picked by our vehicle team, these designs either pay homage to classic styling or take a car’s aesthetics in bold new directions. Grab the Community Livery Pack #1 today and make a statement out on the track.• "Project CARS - Free Car 1 (Lykan Hypersport)" – FREE
The Lykan Hypersport is one of the most exclusive and expensive cars ever to be made with additional options such as embeddable diamonds, emeralds, and sapphires being available. It is also the first supercar to be produced in the Middle East and is the star of a breathtaking set-piece in the recent Furious 7 film. Capable of reaching 62mph in just 2.8 seconds, the Lykan Hypersport from W Motors has both impressive power producing 740 bhp with a top speed of 245mph whilst also showcasing breathtaking styling and futuristic technology such as a holographic mid-air dashboard. *Project CARS is not endorsed by or affiliated with Furious 7 or its producers.Xbox 360 DLC without Achievements

As well as the new DLC below, the "1st Birthday Skin Pack" and the "2nd Birthday Skin Pack" are also available again. All three packs are only available until May 17th.

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
• "3rd Birthday Skin Pack" – FREE
Celebrate Minecraft’s 3rd Birthday on Xbox with the original Minecraft developers! Find their personal skins in this free celebration pack.
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Motorcycle Club
Size: 319.34 MB
Gold exclusive until May 13th, 2015
Download here
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch.Ride 22 motorcycles with the official BMW, Honda, Kawasaki, KTM, Suzuki and Yamaha licences. Play solo or online at the handlebars of Superbike, Roadster and Custom models, and create, customize and develop your club.
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.