XBL Content Roundup: October 21st, 2015

By Rebecca Smith, 1 year ago
Xbox One

New Games

Available for pre-order for just a week, Overlord: Fellowship of Evil now gets a full release for US$23.49 / £14.99 / €21.49 / AU$32.15


Forced
Size: 3.6 GB
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$19.95
Forced is a one- to four-player co-op arcade action RPG with puzzle and tactical elements. You are cast as slaves in the toughest fantasy gladiator school of them all, condemned to fight as a gladiator and eventually win your freedom. You will face deadly trials and huge creatures, but Balfus, your Spirit Mentor will guide you in your quest for recognition. Features Gladiator campaign with 25 Arenas and 5 Bosses Four Unique Character Classes, with 16 unlockable abilities each Skill focused, all enemy attacks can be evaded, it's your job to figure out how! The Spirit Mentor, an extra party member which players must control together to gain an upper hand over the enemy Survival Arena Mode (more modes coming) Mark Combat System. Apply marks to enemies with your basic attacks, to set them up for devastating special attacks from you or your allies. History Forced started as a student project in a University in Copenhagen. Built from the ground up with cooperation in mind, the game features several innovative features that drive cooperation between players, leaving egotistical players bleeding in the sand of the arena floor.


Hasbro Family Fun Pack
Size: N/A
Price: US$39.99 / £31.99 / €39.99 / AU$52.45
ENJOY HASBRO’S MOST FAMOUS AND AMAZING GAMES ALL IN ONE COMPILATION FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY! The Hasbro Family Fun Pack includes Monopoly, Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit and Risk all in one compilation! The original games become more fun and interactive than ever on console! Bring the fun to a new level and party with your friends and family or with people all around the world online.


Instant Indie Collection: Vol. 2
Size: N/A
Price: US$24.49 / £19.99 / €24.99 / AU$32.80
Hack, steal and sneak your way around victorian steampunk London in The Swindle, explore space in a quest to rescue 111 scientists caught in the aftermath of the universe's greatest experiment in Nova-111, and throw down your best stunts and tricks to become the ultimate BMX star in Pumped BMX +. This star- studded second volume in the Instant Indie Collection series is the perfect way to explore the very best of indie. Experience over 25 hours of some of the most well-known and loved indie games available. This Pack includes: The Swindle Nova-111 Pumped BMX +
Just Dance 2016
Size: 21.87 GB
Price: US$49.99 / £39.99 / €54.99 / AU$79.95
Introducing Just Dance 2016 - the newest game from the top-selling franchise - with a brand new way to play! Bust a move to “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson Ft. Bruno Mars and feel the beat in “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor - Just Dance 2016 features an amazing tracklist with visuals that are more creative and breath-taking than ever before. Join over 100MM players and dance to fun favorites and hot hits, today!


Just Dance 2016 Gold Edition
Size: 21.87 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £49.99 / €59.99
The world's best-selling dance game is back! Get ready to dance to the best hits from MEGHAN TRAINOR, MARTIN GARRIX, MARK RONSON FT. BRUNO MARS, THE BLACK EYED PEAS, LADY GAGA, JASON DERULO, and much more! ? Dance with your smartphone – no additional accessories or camera required! Download the free Just Dance Controller app and use your smartphone as a controller! ? Be the star of your own video clip with Showtime! ? Includes JUST DANCE 2016 game + 3 months subscription to JUST DANCE UNLIMITED! JUST DANCE UNLIMITED is an online streaming service that grants you unlimited access to an ever-growing catalogue of more than 150 songs, playable via JUST DANCE 2016 for the duration of your subscription.
Just Dance: Disney Party 2
Size: 5.57 GB
Price: US$39.99 / £29.99 / €39.99 / AU$49.95
Just Dance and Disney are back with Just Dance®: Disney Party 2! Be ready for: ? Best songs from this summer’s hit movies: Descendants, Teen Beach Movie and Teen Beach 2! ? Tracks from top Disney Channel shows: Violetta, Girl Meets World, K.C. Undercover, and much more! ? New choreographies inspired by Disney Channel! ? Party and family fun: achieve the highest team score in co-op mode! ? Just Create: create your own dance routines and be a Disney Party star! ? Enjoy a brand-new Karaoke feature!


Madden NFL 16 Deluxe: Season Edition
Size: N/A
Price: US$69.99 / £64.99 / €79.99 / AU$109.95
Get 22 Madden Ultimate Team Pro Packs included when you upgrade to the Madden NFL 16 Deluxe: Season Edition! Be The Playmaker in Madden NFL 16 from the draft room to the gridiron.
Madden NFL 16 Super Deluxe: Season Edition
Size: N/A
Price: US$99.99 / £79.99 / €99.99 / AU$130.20
Get 44 Madden Ultimate Team Pro Packs included when you upgrade to the Madden NFL 16 Super Deluxe: Season Edition! Be The Playmaker in Madden NFL 16 from the draft room to the gridiron.
DLC with Achievements

Life Is Strange
• "Life Is Strange Episode 5"
Achievements: 12 for a total of 200G
Price: US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
Max learns that time is impossible to control as she moves inexorably towards the most agonising decision of her life. Arcadia Bay, meanwhile, is preparing to weather a huge storm as Life is Strange comes to a gripping and gut wrenching conclusion. Life Is Strange: Polarized is the Season Finale of a five part series that sets out to revolutionise story based choice and consequence games. Features - A beautifully written modern adventure game - Rewind time to change the course of events - Multiple endings depending on the choices you make - Striking, hand-painted visuals - Distinct, licensed indie soundtrack


Tales from the Borderlands
• "Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 5: The Vault of the Traveler"
Achievements: 7 for a total of 200G
Price: US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
If you own the Tales from the Borderlands - Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 1: Zer0 Sum required; sold separately. Episode five of a five part episodic game series set in the award-winning universe created by Gearbox Software.


DLC without Achievements

Guitar Hero Live - store link
• "300 Hero Cash Pack" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.95
• "900 Hero Cash Pack" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "1800 Hero Cash Pack" – US$5.99 / £4.79 / €5.99 / AU$7.95
• "3000 Hero Cash Pack + 300 HC Bonus!" – US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
• "6000 Hero Cash Pack + 900 HC Bonus!" – US$19.99 / £15.99 / €19.99 / AU$26.25
• "GHTV Party Pass" – US$5.99 / £4.79 / €5.99 / AU$7.95

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain - store link
• "Costume & Tack Pack" – US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65 / ¥540
• "Jumpsuit (EVA)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Sneaking Suit (Naked Snake)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Fatigues (Naked Snake)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Sneaking Suit (The Boss)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Western Tack" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Parade Tack" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Tuxedo" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108

Rock Band 4 - store link
• "Aerosmith Hits Pack 02" – US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
• ""Cryin'" - Aerosmith" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""Dude (Looks Like a Lady)" - Aerosmith" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""Eat the Rich" - Aerosmith" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""Love in an Elevator" - Aerosmith" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""Rats in the Cellar" - Aerosmith" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""Seasons of Wither" - Aerosmith" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65


Rocksmith 2014 Edition - store link
• "All Time Low Song Pack" – US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
• "All Time Low - Dear Maria, Count Me In" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "All Time Low - Somewhere In Neverland" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "All Time Low - Weightless" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95



Xbox 360

Games on Demand

All of the following titles have only been released in North America. Some may be released in other regions later this week.

Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations (Xbox 360)
Size: 1.50 GB
Price: US$39.99
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese. What time is it? It’s time to crack a case! Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations is an all-new, story-driven graphic adventure game. Strange stuff is happening in the Land of Ooo (stranger than usual anyway). Luckily, Finn and Jake are on the case. This mysterious adventure will put their detective skills to the test as they search for clues, interrogate witnesses and piece together the evidence to save the day. They might even have to bust up a few goons along the way, but it’s nothing that Finn and Jake Investigations can’t handle! Game Features: • Sleuth your way through five cases set in the Land of Ooo, each of which plays out a separate chapter (like your own personal episode of the show). • See the Adventure Time characters and familiar locations for the first time in 3D. • Tackle puzzles by creatively using inventory objects and Jake’s shape-shifting abilities. • Combat evildoers as Finn using a variety of unique swords and Jake’s awesome attack forms.


Just Dance 2016 (Xbox 360)
Size: 7.67 GB
Price: US$29.99 / £24.99 / €29.99 / AU$39.95
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Brazilian, Swedish The world's best-selling dance game is back! Get ready to dance to the best hits from MEGHAN TRAINOR, MARTIN GARRIX, MARK RONSON FT. BRUNO MARS, THE BLACK EYED PEAS, LADY GAGA, JASON DERULO, and much more! Music Downloads Not Rated by the ESRB
Just Dance: Disney Party 2 (Xbox 360)
Size: 5.37 GB
Price: US$29.99 / £24.99 / €29.99 / AU$39.95
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese. Just Dance and Disney are back together, bringing the greatest dance game for the whole family with Just Dance®: Disney Party 2! Be ready for: ? The best songs from this summer’s hit movies: Dance to songs from Descendants including “Evil Like Me”, and tracks from Teen Beach Movie and Teen Beach 2, with favorites like “Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’” and new hits like “Gotta Be Me”! ? The hottest tracks from top Disney Channel shows: Bust a move to songs from Violetta, Girl Meets World, K.C. Undercover, and much more! ? New choreographies inspired by Disney Channel: Enjoy the best dance moves, costumes, and set designs inspired by your beloved shows and movies! ? Party and family fun: Play cooperatively in multiplayer for the highest team score! ? Parents’ corner: Enjoy your favorite tools, including shuffle, fitness tracker, and built-in and custom playlists! ? Just Create mode returns: Create your own dance routines and be your own Disney Party star!
DLC with Achievements

The achievements for Tales from the Borderlands are not yet live. Play the DLC at your own risk.

Life Is Strange (Xbox 360)
• "Life Is Strange Episode 5"
Achievements: 12 for a total of 200G
Price: US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
Max learns that time is impossible to control as she moves inexorably towards the most agonising decision of her life. Arcadia Bay, meanwhile, is preparing to weather a huge storm as Life is Strange comes to a gripping and gut wrenching conclusion. Life Is Strange: Polarized is the Season Finale of a five part series that sets out to revolutionise story based choice and consequence games. Features - A beautifully written modern adventure game - Rewind time to change the course of events - Multiple endings depending on the choices you make - Striking, hand-painted visuals - Distinct, licensed indie soundtrack
Tales from the Borderlands (Xbox 360)
• "Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 5: The Vault of the Traveler"
Achievements: 7 for a total of 200G
Price: US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
If you own the Tales from the Borderlands - Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 1: Zer0 Sum required; sold separately. Episode five of a five part episodic game series set in the award-winning universe created by Gearbox Software.
DLC without Achievements

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (Xbox 360) - store link
• "Jumpsuit (EVA)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Sneaking Suit (Naked Snake)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Fatigues (Naked Snake)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Sneaking Suit (The Boss)" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Western Tack" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Parade Tack" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108
• "Tuxedo" – US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$1.35 / ¥108

Pinball FX2 (Xbox 360) - store link
• "Balls of Glory Pinball (Full)" – US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45 / ¥1,080

Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360) - store link
• "All Time Low Song Pack" – US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
• "All Time Low - Dear Maria, Count Me In" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "All Time Low - Somewhere In Neverland" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "All Time Low - Weightless" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
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.