XBL Content Roundup: March 26th & 27th, 2015

By Rebecca Smith, 1 year ago
Xbox One Pre-Orders

Despite being free-to-play, Perfect World Entertainment wants players to be able to jump straight in on their upcoming MMO's day of release. As a result, the title is available for pre-loading.

Neverwinter (HK)
Size: 10.5 GB
Price: FREE
Release date: March 31st worldwide
Neverwinter is the premier Dungeons & Dragons MMORPG experience, featuring fast-paced combat and epic dungeons. Explore the vast city of Neverwinter and its surrounding regions, battle its many enemies, and be a part of Forgotten Realms history. Experience Dungeons & Dragons Like Never Before - Neverwinter is an action MMORPG that bridges intense combat with classic D&D gameplay. Journey through the city of Neverwinter and the legendary subcontinent of Faerûn, and face off against the greatest adversaries from D&D legend. Build Your Own Legend – Bring your adventures to life through iconic D&D classes and races, advanced paragon paths, companions, and a remarkable range of customization options. Whether you’re hunting dragons and beholders within crumbling dungeons or battling other players in the icy reaches of Icespire Peak, you’ll discover why Neverwinter is the definitive Dungeons & Dragons experience. Optimized for Xbox One – Neverwinter inspires classic Dungeons & Dragons adventures with a fully optimized player experience for Xbox One. The fast-paced action gameplay of Neverwinter has been mapped to the Xbox One controller, giving adventures the ability to move around the battlefield and cast powerful spells with ease. Xbox One players can also use their Xbox One friends list to find and party up with others as they explore iconic locations of the Dungeons & Dragons universe. This game supports English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, and Turkish. Additional System requirements: Minimum broadband internet connection of 512 Kbps is required to access all features.
Xbox One Games

Turn 10's freebie finally arrives. Be quick though, as it will only be free until April 10th. Alternatively, Oddworld comes to the Xbox One.

Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious
Size: 15 GB
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45 / ¥1,080 (FREE until April 10th)
This standalone expansion will be available at no additional cost until April 10, 2015. The next great automotive adventure begins with the Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious standalone expansion for Xbox One! For the first time ever, the Forza experience of thrilling driving and amazing cars is combining with the unstoppable Fast & Furious movie franchise to create an original adventure filled with adrenaline-fueled automotive action.


Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty
Size: 7.51 GB
Price: US$19.99 / £14.99 / €19.99
Explore ancient ruins, dodge carnivorous beasts and avoid trigger-happy hunting parties as Abe, the original Oddworld hero in this lovingly recrafted take on the classic Abe's Oddysee. Once a happy floor waxer in Oddworld's biggest meat processing plant, Abe stumbles across his boss's secret plan to turn the factory's slave labour force into the latest in the RuptureFarms Tasty Treats line of novelty meat snacks. Abe now has to save his own skin from the grinders even if simply escaping the flesh farm is only the start of his Oddysee. Many dangers await Abe on his journey to discover his people's heritage. Built from the ground up, enjoy breathtaking visuals, enhanced audio and improved, deeper gameplay as New 'n' Tasty reignites the original Oddworld game using the latest next-generation technology.


Xbox 360 Games on Demand

Here's the Xbox 360 equivalent of Turn 10's latest title.

Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious (Xbox 360)
Size: 2.22 GB
Price: Price TBC (FREE until April 10th)
This standalone expansion will be available at no additional cost until April 10, 2015. The next great automotive adventure begins with the Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious standalone expansion for Xbox 360! For the first time ever, the Forza experience of thrilling driving and amazing cars is combining with the unstoppable Fast & Furious movie franchise to create an original adventure filled with adrenaline-fueled automotive action.
Xbox 360 DLC without Achievements

Tropico 5
• "Tropico 5 Hostile Takeover" – US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
It’s serious business for El Presidente in “Hostile Takeover”, the brand new DLC pack for Tropico 5 that includes three different scenarios to challenge even the savviest rulers. Test your strength as a military leader in “Generalissimo”, explore a lucrative new industry in “Joint Venture” and kindly improve the welfare of your citizens in “Mad World”.
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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.