XBL Content Roundup: October 9th, 2014

By Rebecca Smith, 2 years ago
Xbox One Games

We have three more titles available for pre-order, as well as another ID@Xbox title and a belated appearance by Styx.

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Xbox One) Day Zero Edition
Size: 45.84 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £54.99 / €69.99 / AU$100.20
XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 03/11/2014. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM GMT ON THE RELEASE DATE. Once purchase is complete, download this game by selecting the “Manage” button on the product details page on your console. Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare envisions the powerful battlegrounds of the future, where both technology and tactic have evolved to usher in a new era of combat. Delivering a stunning performance, Academy Award® winning actor Kevin Spacey stars as Jonathan Irons - one of the most powerful men in the world - shaping this chilling vision of the future of war. Power Changes Everything. The Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Day Zero Edition is available November 3rd, 2014 - ahead of the standard edition launch, and includes access to Double XP on November 3rd as well as two custom weapons and the Advanced Arsenal custom exoskeleton and EM1 Quantum directed energy weapon.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Xbox One) Digital Pro Edition
Size: 45.84 GB
Price: US$99.99 / £89.99 / €99.99 / AU$150.45
XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 03/11/2014. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM GMT ON THE RELEASE DATE. Once purchase is complete, download this game by selecting the “Manage” button on the product details page on your console. Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare envisions the powerful battlegrounds of the future, where both technology and tactic have evolved to usher in a new era of combat. Delivering a stunning performance, Academy Award® winning actor Kevin Spacey stars as Jonathan Irons - one of the most powerful men in the world - shaping this chilling vision of the future of war. Power Changes Everything. The Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Digital Pro Edition includes early access and Double XP on November 3rd, two custom weapons and the Advanced Arsenal custom exoskeleton and EM1 Quantum directed energy weapon. Also included are the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Season Pass, the Atlas Gorge Bonus Multiplayer Map, and the Atlas Digital Content Pack.
Divekick Addition Edition +
Size: 3.6 GB
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
Divekick is the world’s first-ever two­button fighting game! It made a splash with the press and fighting game community for not using a stick, yet still retaining the strategic gameplay and spacing techniques used by professional fighting game players. Now anyone can experience the thrill of fighting games without memorizing complex combos. Key Features · 14+ completely unique and original characters, each with their own fighting style and special techniques · Includes Divekick: Addition Edition update featuring a new playable character, new stage, and multiple balance changes for existing characters · A story for every character in the game, including an intro, ending, and rival battles · Ranked and non­ranked GGPO­powered online play, the most trusted netcode in fighting games. Includes ranking boards for each character and overall · Local VS play for 2 players, with quick & easy button reconfiguration.


NBA LIVE 15 Pre-Order
Size: 14.19 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £54.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.95
XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 31/10/2014. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 12:01 AM GMT ON THE RELEASE DATE. Once purchase is complete, download this game by selecting the “Manage” button on the product details page on your console. This pre-order edition includes: • EA SPORTS™ NBA LIVE 15 Full Game • EA SPORTS™ NBA LIVE 15 Pre Order Bonus – Fans who pre-ordered EA SPORTS NBA LIVE 15 will receive a bonus NBA LIVE Ultimate Team Gold Premium Pack every week for 10 weeks. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Hungarian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Turkish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese. • EA SPORTS™ NBA LIVE 15 In Packaging Bonus – Build your Ultimate Team today with a FREE Gold Premium Pack. To get 10% off your purchase and an exclusive trial five days before the release date, you’ll need to sign up for EA Access before you pre-purchase NBA Live 15. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, , Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish.
Styx: Master of Shadows
Size: 6.48 GB
Price: US$29.99 / £23.99 / €29.99 / AU$39.95
Styx: Master of Shadows is an infiltration game with RPG elements taking place in a dark fantasy universe. Guide the goblin assassin Styx through the vertical and multi-layered Tower of Akenash, home to the World Tree, source of the Amber – a powerful and magical golden sap – prowling through the shadows with aide of a host of special abilities refined throughout Styx’s 200 years of history. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian and Swedish.


Sunset Overdrive Day One Deluxe Edition
Size: 22.98 GB
Price: US$79.99 / £60.99 / €89.99 / AU$116.70 / ¥9,072
The Sunset Overdrive Day One Deluxe Edition includes a full digital copy of the game, exclusive Day-One Edition bonus items, plus the Sunset Overdrive Season Pass, which includes the first three complete Game Add-ons for Sunset Overdrive, PLUS six character outfits, two Amps and two Traps available exclusively to Season Pass purchasers as soon as the game is released. 2027. Sunset City. A contaminated energy drink has transformed most of the population into toxic mutants. For many it's the end of the world, but for you it’s a dream come true. Your old boss? Dead. Your boring job? Gone. Transform the open-world into your tactical playground by grinding, vaulting and wall-running across the city while using a devastating, unconventional arsenal. With hyper-agility, unique weapons, and customizable special abilities, Sunset Overdrive rewrites the rules of traditional shooters and delivers an explosive, irreverent, stylish, and totally unique adventure exclusively to Xbox One. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese.
Sunset Overdrive Pre-Order Edition
Size: 22.98 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £44.99 / €69.99 / AU$89.95 / ¥6,480
Pre-order Sunset Overdrive to get the Day One Edition of the game which includes exclusive items you won’t find anywhere else. • “Nothin’ but the Hits” gun: An overcharged version of the High Fidelity gun that launches limited edition, priceless, multi-colored vinyls that do increased damage. • “It’s Me! Fizzie!” outfit: Fizzie is more popular than you because he has a great marketing budget. So, why not dress up as him and get in on some of that fame? • “Hardcore! Hammer”: You ponder buying the Day One Edition of Sunset Overdrive. A spot check reveals that if you do, you can equip a mighty hammer made from a bat and spiked dumb-bells. You buy the Day One Edition of Sunset Overdrive. • “Acordes de la Muerte”: Give me a “K!” Give me an “I!” Give me a “Guitar-with-melting-candles-on-it melee weapon that can bash in the skulls of my vilified enemies!” What’s that spell? Errr…. • “The Hangover”: Show how much you like to party with this melee weapon made out of beer cans and an electrified pitchfork. One thing led to the other, right? The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese.
Windows 8 Games

This title received a soft release in Trinidad & Tobago today. It is not yet available in other regions, but we'll be sure to let you know when that changes.

Zoo Tycoon Friends (Win 8)
Size: 151.0 MB
Price: FREE
All-new Zoo Tycoon like you've never played it before! A Windows 8 and Windows Phone exclusive. In this delightful new spin on the wildly popular Zoo Tycoon franchise, build your ultimate zoo on any Windows 8 device, customize it with revenue-generating concessions and amazing decorations, and care for your favorite wild animals! Then take your zoo on the go as it syncs to your phone. Zoo Tycoon Friends offers the best of the Zoo Tycoon you know and love on your Windows tablet, phone, and PC!

Zoo Tycoon Friends Bonus Story Feature!
Animal Lover Seeks Round-the-World Adventure, Rare Animals, and Romance in Remote Nature Sanctuary! Follow eight engaging characters as they travel the world, facing danger and heartbreak in search of the animals they love. Their mission: Rescue wild animals in peril from global warming, flooding, drought, and other natural and man-made threats. Who is the mysterious benefactor—and is he a force for good … or evil? Who will win the heart of Arthur, the handsome and intrepid adventurer? Will his daughter Simone make a new friend? And will the team make a permanent difference in the lives of the wild animals they save?
DLC with Achievements

The xbox One version of Sniper Elite finally catches up with its Xbox 360 counterpart.

Sniper Elite 3 (Xbox One)
• "Sniper Elite 3: Save Churchill, Part 2 – Belly of the Beast"
Achievements: 3 for a total of 70G
Price: US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
The second part of the 'Save Churchill' mini-campaign for Sniper Elite 3. Karl has managed to track the assassins down to their secret mountain base. Find out what they're up to and where they plan to kill the British Prime Minister.
• "Sniper Elite 3: Save Churchill, Part 3 – Confrontation"
Achievements: 4 for a total of 100G
Price: US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
The final part of the 'Save Churchill' mini-campaign for Sniper Elite 3. The assassins plan to attack Winston Churchill on the outskirts of Casablanca. Stop them and square off against their mysterious leader.
DLC without Achievements

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Xbox One)
• "Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare Season Pass" – US$49.99 / £34.99 / €49.99 / AU$64.95
The Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare Season Pass is your access to four action-packed downloadable content packs in 2015 at one great price*. As content becomes available, it can be downloaded from the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare in-game store and should not be downloaded from Xbox LIVE Marketplace, or you will be charged twice.DLC content in the Season Pass may be sold separately. If you purchase the Season Pass or the Collector’s Edition with the Season Pass, do not also purchase the standalone DLC packs, as you will be charged for them. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare game required; sold separately. Season Pass and DLC content may not be available in all territories. *Based on suggested retail prices; actual savings may vary.
D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die
• "D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die - SPY FICTION Customize Pack" – FREE
This is an add-on pack that contains additional clothing for the four main characters in D4. This pack contains cosplay outfits of characters from SPY FICTION, an action-adventure game created by ACCESS GAMES. 1. Billy Bishop (David Young) 2. Forrest Kaysen (Forrest Kaysen) 3. Enigma Soldier (Amanda) 4. Sheila Crawford (Olivia Jones) Extra: SPY FICTION BGM Records (x5)
Minecraft: Xbox One Edition
• "Doctor Who Skins Volume I" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥324
Launch yourself on an epic adventure in space and time with the Minecraft Doctor Who Skins Volume I. Over 50 characters from all eras of the show including the First, Fourth, Eleventh and Twelfth Doctors, Amy Pond, Clara Oswald, Rose Tyler, Zygons, The Master, Weeping Angels, the Daleks and their evil creator Davros.
Sniper Elite 3 (Xbox One)
• "Axis Weapons Pack" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99 / AU$5.35
The Axis Weapons Pack includes 3 weapons – the Type 99, MAB 38, and Army Pistol 38. Use your enemies' weapons against them. Usable in all modes.
• "Eastern Front Pack" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99 / AU$5.35
The Eastern Front Weapons Pack includes 3 weapons – the Mosin-Nagant, Blyskawica, and Tokarev TT-33. Wield iconic guns from the Eastern Front. Usable in all modes.
• "Sniper Rifle Weapons Pack" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99 / AU$5.35
The Sniper Rifle Weapons Pack includes 3 rifles – the Kar 98k, M1917 Enfield and Springfield (Tuned). Keep your foes at a distance with this pack. Usable in all modes.
Sunset Overdrive
• "Sunset Overdrive Season Pass" – US$19.99 / £15.99 / €19.99 / AU$26.95 / ¥2,160
The Sunset Overdrive Season Pass is packed with an incredible amount of new content. It includes the first three complete Game Add-ons for Sunset Overdrive, PLUS six character outfits, two Amps and two Traps* available exclusively to Season Pass purchasers as soon as the game is released. The Sunset Overdrive Season Pass grants you: • Two campaign Game Add-ons that each deliver new locations to explore, stories to experience, and bosses to battle. Each of these Add-ons also includes new weapons, new Amps, a new Trap, new character outfits as well as new challenges and Chaos Squad* objectives! • The Weapons Pack Game Add-on, which includes four deadly new weapons to augment your arsenal! • BONUS - six character outfits, two Amps and two Traps to use as soon as the game is released
Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate (JP)
• "Special Costumes Complete Set 2(JP)" – ¥518
Special Costumes: Seimei Abe / Shennong / Tamamo / Yinglong / Nezha / Kyubi / Hundun / Sophitia / Rachel / Momiji / Kasumi / Sterk / Xu Shu
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.