XBL Content Roundup: September 2nd, 2015

By Rebecca Smith, 1 year ago
Xbox One

Pre-Orders

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5
Size: 7.8 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £49.99 / €59.99 / AU$69.95
Release date: September 29th in North America and Australasia, October 2nd in Europe
XBOX ONE GAME EXPECTED TO RELEASE ON 2/10/2015. YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THE GAME FROM XBOX LIVE BEFORE THEN, BUT IT WILL NOT BE PLAYABLE UNTIL 1:00 AM BST ON THE RELEASE DATE. Drop in & out of parks & rip with your friends! Tony Hawk’s® Pro Skater™ 5 offers a fresh take on combo-driven skateboarding, the most advanced online multiplayer experience, and a state-of-the-art skatepark builder. Ride, build, and repeat! CLASSIC TONY HAWK’S PRO SKATER GAMEPLAY • Pull off infamous Pro Skater moves and extended trick combinations. SEAMLESS ONLINE MULTIPLAYER • Complete objectives during online skate sessions and challenge other players from around the world to see who reigns supreme. PLAY AS A PRO OR CREATE-A-SKATER • Play as one of 10 pros, including Tony Hawk, Nyjah Huston, and Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, each with their own tricks, or personalize a skater unique to your style. ENDLESS SHRED SESSIONS • Jump in and out of over 80 unique missions across 8 environments. IF YOU BUILD IT, THEY WILL SKATE • Create and share the sickest skateparks using over 250 obstacles and let loose on the most twisted designs from the community.
New Games

Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition was also released in North America for US$29.99 / AU$39.95. The game was released in Europe last Friday. Meanwhile, a title that was previously available for pre-order and pre-download, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is now playable and can be downloaded in all regions for US$59.99 / £59.99 / €69.99 / AU$109.95.


Mad Max
Size: 32.04 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £49.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.95
Become Mad Max, the lone warrior in a savage post-apocalyptic world where cars are the key to survival. In this action-packed, open world, third person action game, you must fight to stay alive in The Wasteland, using brutal on-ground and vehicular against vicious gangs of bandits. A reluctant hero with an instinct for survival, Max wants nothing more than to leave the madness behind and find solace in the storied “Plains of Silence.” Players are challenged with treacherous missions as they scavenge the dangerous landscape for supplies to build the ultimate combat vehicle.


The Deer God
Size: 315.95 MB
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$19.95 / ¥1,620
The Deer God is a breathtaking 3D pixel art adventure that will challenge your religion and your platforming skills. It's a game about survival, reincarnation, and karma; all set in a breathtaking and unique 3D pixelized world. Feast your eyes on the beautiful lighting, day and night system, and vast landscapes. Become one of the most beautiful animals on planet earth. LIVE AS A DEER. SURVIVE AS A DEER. Features: Gorgeous 3D pixel art world to explore Various animals and characters to interact with Night and Day system Various quests Tons of items to find and use Reincarnate into other animals Use the power of statues and level up your antlers Find secrets and solve ancient puzzles Follow an interesting and dark story line Amazing Original Soundtrack by Evan Gipson.


DLC without Achievements

Batman: Arkham Knight
• "Crime Fighter Challenge Pack #1" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65

Battlefield 4
• "Battlefield 4 Night Operations" – FREE

Evolve
• "Slim Valkyrie Skin" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥324

Mad Max
• "ThirstCutter" – FREE

Rocksmith 2014 Edition
• "Earth, Wind & Fire Song Pack" – US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65


Demos

Forza Motorsport 6
Size: 12.67 GB
Download here
Experience the most beautiful and comprehensive racing game of this generation, named “Best Racing Game” of gamescom 2015. The Forza Motorsport 6 demo features a selection of the 450 Forzavista cars available in the full version, all with working cockpits and full damage. You’ll experience highlights from the game’s 70 hour career mode, including wet weather and night racing, all at a stunning 1080p resolution and 60 frames per second.

Xbox 360

New Games

As well as the titles below, Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition (Xbox 360) was released in North America for US$29.99.

Destiny (Xbox 360) Digital Collector's Edition
Size: TBA
Price: US$79.99 / £69.99 / €89.99 / AU$119.70
Digital Collector's Edition Includes: • The Taken King • Destiny • Expansion I: The Dark Below • Expansion II: House of Wolves • Early Access Weapons Pack and SUROS Arsenal Pack** • Digital Content: 3 Exotic Guardian Class items with XP bonuses, 3 class-specific emotes, and 3 armor shaders. NOTE: This content must only be downloaded via this bundle app after purchase of the Digital Collector's Edition bundle. Do not purchase any content individually from the Xbox Store or you will be charged again for the content and will not receive any refund. If you already own one of the items, you will not receive a refund or discount for that content by purchasing this bundle. Guardians that previously purchased Destiny and both expansions - The Dark Below and House of Wolves - have special access to purchase a standalone digital download of Destiny: The Taken King. Check in-game for more details. **Early access to Weapons Pack and SUROS Arsenal Pack available starting 09.15.15. Both may also be attained through gameplay starting on 01.01.16. Subject to availability. 30 GB available hard drive storage required as of 09.15. Storage requirements may increase. After 09.15, visit www.destinythegame.com/size-requirements for current storage requirements. Various aspects of Xbox 360 Destiny Game require subscription to Xbox Live, sold separately. Activision may modify or discontinue online services without notice. Users are responsible for broadband access and user fees. See www.destinythegame.com for further details. Using the software constitutes acceptance of the Destiny Software License Agreement available at http://support.activision.com/license and the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy available at www.bungie.net/eula.
Destiny (Xbox 360) Legendary Edition
Size: TBA
Price: US$59.99 / £49.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.95
Oryx, The Taken King, has arrived in our solar system, bringing with him a corrupted army to exact revenge on the Guardians who destroyed his son Crota. Legendary Edition Includes: • The Taken King • Destiny • Expansion I: The Dark Below • Expansion II: House of Wolves NOTE: This content must only be downloaded via this bundle app after purchase of the Legendary Edition bundle. Do not purchase any content individually from the Xbox Store or you will be charged again for the content and will not receive any refund. If you already own one of the items, you will not receive a refund or discount for that content by purchasing this bundle. Guardians that previously purchased Destiny and both expansions - The Dark Below and House of Wolves - have special access to purchase a standalone digital download of Destiny: The Taken King. Check in-game for more details. 30 GB available hard drive storage space required as of 09.15. Storage space subject to change. After 09.15 visit www.destinythegame.com/size-requirements for current requirements. Additional storage may be required for mandatory updates, setup and features. Users are responsible for broadband access and usage fees. Various elements and functionality of Xbox 360 Destiny Game require subscription to Xbox Live, sold separately. Please see www.destinythegame.com for further details. Activision may modify or discontinue online services without notice. Terms and conditions apply. Using the software constitutes acceptance of the Destiny Software License Agreement available at http://support.activision.com/license and the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy available at www.bungie.net/eula.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (Xbox 360)
Size: 6.63 GB
Price: US$49.99 / £49.99 / €59.99 / AU$79.95 / ¥8,400
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese.Ushering in a new era for the METAL GEAR franchise with cutting-edge technology powered by the Fox Engine, METAL GEAR SOLID V: The Phantom Pain, will provide players a first-rate gaming experience as they are offered tactical freedom to carry out open-world missions.
DLC without Achievements

Battlefield 4 (Xbox 360)
• "Battlefield 4 Night Operations" – FREE

Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360)
• "Earth, Wind & Fire Song Pack" – US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
• "Earth, Wind & Fire - September" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Earth, Wind & Fire - Shining Star" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing a Song" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95


Windows Phone


Imperia Online (WP)
Size: 86.1 MB
Price: FREE
Join thousands of players in an universe that never sleeps! Take control of your state and expand it into a mighty empire! Recruit soldiers and command huge armies into epic battles and crush all those who oppose you! Create your own royal dynasty and use it to govern your provinces and to lead your troops into battle! Make friends, join alliances and become the Lord of the entire medieval realm now!

Imperia Online is a massively multiplayer online game (MMO), set in the times before gunpowder was invented. These are the times, when the peace is ensured on the edge of the cold steel blade, the heavy cavalry and the archers with long bows.
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.