XBL Content Roundup: June 30th & July 1st, 2015

By Rebecca Smith, 1 year ago
Xbox One


Xbox One Games

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma EXTEND
Size: 14.22 GB
Price: US$49.99
The most definitive installment of the renouned 2D fighting game franchise, BlazBlue, can finally be taken into your living room. Uncover the secrets, of the Chrono Phantasma Extend.
Quiplash
Size: 197.78 MB
Price: US$9.99
For 3-8 Players and an Audience of thousands! The team behind the hit party games YOU DON’T KNOW JACK, Fibbage, and Drawful presents Quiplash, the laugh-a-minute battle of wits and wittiness! Use your phone or tablet to answer simple prompts like “Something you’d be surprised to see a donkey do” or “The worst soup flavor: Cream of _____.” No rules, no correct answers! Say whatever you want! Your answer is pitted against another player’s answer in a head-to-head clash of cleverness and comedy (or just “Which answer is least stupid?”). Other players – and even an Audience of people waiting to get in the next game – then vote for their favorite answer. Quiplash is a go-to party game that everyone can play and enjoy! Note: Quiplash is in English only.


Scrabble
Size: 217.16 MB
Price: US$14.99
Enjoy the classic word-spelling game with your friends either locally or online, and add computer opponents of varying difficulties to make things interesting. When you’re up to it, compete against players of your skill level around the world in a variety of exciting multiplayer modes. Rank up, win, and challenge others as well as yourself—it’s Scrabble like you’ve never seen before!
Xbox One DLC with Achievements

Battlefield Hardline
• "Battlefield Hardline Criminal Activity"
Achievements: 8 for a total of 200G
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$24.95 / ¥1,296
Battlefield™ Hardline Criminal Activity is one of the four expansion packs included in Battlefield ™ Hardline Premium. Make a name for yourself in four fast-paced new maps - Code Blue, Backwoods, The Beat and Black Friday - littered with small-time robberies and stick-ups. Money talks in the new Bounty Hunter game mode, take down your foes and collect their bounty coins. To bump up the action add four weapons, two weapon attachments, one gadget, two rides and six masks.
The Escapists
• "Escape Team"
Achievements: 6 for a total of 500G
Price: US$4.49 / £2.79 / €3.99 / AU$5.95
Locked in a military prison for crimes they did not commit, the 4 members of the Escape team must work out how to break free from an Escape proof military prison. Maybe the rumours that the compound houses the fiercest tank in history will help? The Escape Team DLC is designed to work with the award winning prison break simulation, “The Escapists”.
Xbox One DLC without Achievements

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma EXTEND
• "Famitsu Additional Character Color" – US$2.99
• "Lobby Character Item 1" – US$2.99
• "Lobby Character Item 2" – US$0.99
• "Lobby Character Item 2" – US$0.99
• "Lobby Character Xblaze Set" – US$0.99
• "My Room Item Set A" – US$1.99
• "My Room Item Set B" – US$1.99
• "My Room Item Set C" – US$1.99
• "My Room Item Set D" – US$1.99
• "System Voice Mai Natsume" – US$2.99

Evolve
• "Trapper Victory Skin Pack" – US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
The Trapper Victory Skin Pack includes a new pack of weapon skins for Maggie, Griffin, and Abe. Buy the pack and save!
• "Abe Victory Skin" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• "Griffin Victory Skin" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• "Maggie Victory Skin" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition
• "Minecon 2015 Skin Pack" – FREE
Alex and Steve are ready for Minecon 2015! They’ve brought their complete Minecon cape collection with them and don’t they both look grand?
Rocksmith 2014 Edition
• "Classic Country Song Pack" – US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
Play "On the Road Again" by Willie Nelson, "King of the Road" by Roger Miller and "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" by Hank Williams on any electric guitar. Bass included. Each song includes a new Authentic Tone. NOTE: Rocksmith® 2014 game disc is required for play. Music credits available at www.rocksmith.com. Music Downloads Not Rated by the ESRB.
• "Hank Williams - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Roger Miller - King of the Road" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Willie Nelson - On the Road Again" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95


The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
• "New Quest - "Where the Cat and Wolf Play..."" – FREE
Explore a forgotten village and discover its terrifying secret. Find out who or what slaughtered its inhabitants and use all your witcher skills to confront this mysterious force.

Xbox 360


Games on Demand

MotoGP 15 (Xbox 360)
Size: 6.59 GB
Price: £34.99 / €49.99 / AU$69.95
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish. The thrilling MotoGP™ series is gearing up again! Hit the tracks with all riders from the 2015 and 2014 seasons as well as legendary champions from the past. Race on all the official tracks and put your skills to the test with new game modes such as Beat The Time, Real Events 2014 offline and Split Time online; build and personalise your team in the exciting Career mode, with even more engaging options than before. Will you make it to the podium?
Star Wars the Clone Wars: Republic Heroes
Size: 6.80 GB
Price: US$19.99 / £14.99 / AU$29.95
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish. Live the Clone Wars and play as your favorite Jedi and Clone Trooper in a brand-new story. Leap and slice your way through enemy lines with the acrobatic power of a Jedi. Wield an arsenal of elite Clone Trooper weapons -- from rocket launchers to thermal detonators. Fight alongside your friend on any mission, at any time with drop-in/drop-out co-op gameplay.
Xbox 360 DLC with Achievements

Battlefield Hardline (Xbox 360)
• "Battlefield™ Hardline Criminal Activity"
Achievements: 8 for a total of 200G
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$24.95 / ¥FREE
Battlefield™ Hardline Criminal Activity is one of the four expansion packs included in Battlefield ™ Hardline Premium. Make a name for yourself in four fast-paced new maps - Code Blue, Backwoods, The Beat and Black Friday - littered with small-time robberies and stick-ups. Money talks in the new Bounty Hunter game mode, take down your foes and collect their bounty coins. To bump up the action add four weapons, two weapon attachments, one gadget, two rides and six masks.
Xbox 360 DLC without Achievements

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
• "Minecon 2015 Skin Pack" – FREE
Alex and Steve are ready for Minecon 2015! They’ve brought their complete Minecon cape collection with them and don’t they both look grand?
Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360)
• "Classic Country Song Pack" – US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
Play "On the Road Again" by Willie Nelson, "King of the Road" by Roger Miller, and "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" by Hank Williams on any electric guitar. Each song includes a new Authentic Tone. NOTE: Rocksmith® 2014 game disc is required for play. Music credits available at www.rocksmith.com.
• "Hank Williams - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Roger Miller - King of the Road" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Willie Nelson - On the Road Again" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95


Windows Phone


Windows Phone Games

Age of Sparta (WP)
Size: 97 MB
Price: FREE
Unite the powers of men and gods to protect Ancient Greece from Xerxes' invasion!

Join a compelling strategy game with a unique and intense combat system and thousands of players for you to ally with… or conquer. This isn’t just a war, THIS… IS… AGE OF SPARTA!

WAR FOR SPARTA
- Xerxes thinks Greece will surrender? HA! Fight back in strategic battles.
- Call upon Zeus’s thunderous might and Hades’ dark wrath to purge foes from the battlefield.
- Unleash legions of unique units, including mythical monsters & beasts.
- Get pulled into the action with amazingly animated combat scenes.

A CITY TO RIVAL OLYMPUS
- Design a glorious city that you can customize with mighty barracks, majestic monuments and more.
- Honor the gods with Temples and Shrines so they can fuel your assault.

UNITE & CONQUER
- Ally with players to form an unstoppable force and declare war on rivals.
- Socialize with friends and allies via the in-game chat.
Modern Combat 5: Blackout (WP)
Size: 737 MB
Price: FREE
IMPORTANT• Modern Combat 5 requires an Internet connection.

Step into the action as the latest installment in the best FPS series raises the bar for shooter games once more! Create a squad, add your friends and test your individual and team skills against other squads!

Is single player your thing? Then step into a world on the brink of anarchy and shoot your way out of one dire situation after another to expose a lunatic who’s trying to tear the world to shreds.

CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE CLASS
> 5 customizable classes that you can level up across single- and multiplayer
> Find the play style that suits you: Assault, Heavy, Recon, Sniper or Support
> Activate class-specific skills by earning and spending Skill Points

HIGH-POWERED MULTIPLAYER
> Epic team clashes in Squad vs. Squad matches
> Talk to other players in Global and Squad Chat
> Individual and Squad leaderboards
> Win cool rewards in the limited-time events

UNIFIED PROGRESSION
> Accumulate XP and level up by playing both single-player missions and multiplayer matches
> Unlock higher-tier weapons by mastering lower-tier ones
> Customize the perfect weapon using a host of attachments

INTENSE SOLO CAMPAIGN
> Fast-paced story missions with various challenges taking you from Tokyo to Venice
> Play the new Spec-Ops missions for a real adrenaline rush
> Flawless graphics, music and voice performances with seamlessly integrated cutscenes

HIGHLY CUSTOMIZABLE CONTROLS
> Intuitive, highly customizable controls so you can play just the way you want

Windows 8


Windows 8 Games

Age of Sparta (Win 8)
Size: 99.3 MB
Price: FREE
Unite the powers of men and gods to protect ancient Greece from Xerxes' invasion!

Join a compelling strategy game with a unique and intense combat system and thousands of players for you to ally with… or conquer. This isn’t just a war, THIS… IS… AGE OF SPARTA!

WAR FOR SPARTA
- Xerxes thinks Greece will surrender? HA! Fight back in strategic battles.
- Call upon Zeus’ thunderous might and Hades’ dark wrath to purge foes from the battlefield.
- Unleash legions of unique units, including mythical monsters & beasts.
- Get pulled into the action with amazingly animated combat scenes.

A CITY TO RIVAL OLYMPUS
- Design a glorious city that you can customize with mighty barracks, majestic monuments and more.
- Honor the gods with Temples and Shrines so they can fuel your assault.

UNITE & CONQUER
- Ally with players to form an unstoppable force and declare war on rivals.
- Socialize with friends and allies via the in-game chat.
Modern Combat 5: Blackout (Win 8)
Size: 761.4 MB
Price: FREE
MPORTANT• Modern Combat 5 requires an Internet connection and a touch input device.

Step into the action as the latest installment in the best FPS series raises the bar for shooter games once more! Create a squad, add your friends and test your individual and team skills against other squads!

Is single player your thing? Then step into a world on the brink of anarchy and shoot your way out of one dire situation after another to expose a lunatic who’s trying to tear the world to shreds.

CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE CLASS
> 4 customizable classes that you can level up across single- and multiplayer
> Find the play style the suits you: Assault, Heavy, Recon, or Sniper
> Activate class-specific skills by earning and spending Skill Points

HIGH-POWERED MULTIPLAYER
> Epic team clashes in Squad vs. Squad matches
> Talk to other players in Global and Squad Chat
> Individual and Squad leaderboards
> Win cool rewards in the limited-time events

UNIFIED PROGRESSION
> Accumulate XP and level up by playing both single-player missions and multiplayer matches
> Unlock higher-tier weapons by mastering lower-tier ones
> Customize the perfect weapon using a host of attachments

INTENSE SOLO CAMPAIGN
> Fast-paced story missions with various challenges taking you from Tokyo to Venice
> Play the new Spec-Ops missions for a real adrenaline rush
> Flawless graphics, music and voice performances with seamlessly integrated cutscenes

HIGHLY CUSTOMIZABLE CONTROLS
> Intuitive, highly customizable controls so you can play just the way you want
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.