XBL Content Roundup: April 15th, 2016

By Rebecca Smith, 8 months ago
Xbox One

Pre-Orders

Battle Ages
Size: 502.8 MB
Price: FREE
Release date: April 20th worldwide
Storm through history and conquer your enemies in this awesome combat strategy game! Progress from the dawn of mankind, build your civilisation, and lead it through thousands of years of advancement from the discovery of fire to the invention of the telegraph in exciting PvP combat of epic proportions. Use your workers to build cutting edge industry, build and upgrade your defenses and employ great scientific minds of the era to research fantastic weapons of each distinct age. Train your military and send armies out to lay waste to nearby settlements and steal their stashed riches. Join the race through time and fight to be the most powerful leader in history! Key features of Battle Ages; - Lead a civilisation from the dawn of time to the modern age. - Journey through 6 distinct, authentic, and exciting ages in time from launch, with more ages following very soon! - Compete against thousands of other players for domination on a global scale. - Research new and powerful weapons to aid your fight. - Join forces with friends to take on other groups in epic battles that span generations! - Battle players across the ages - see Neolithic Barbarians fight Medieval Knights, and Roman Legionnaires stand off against Union soldiers! - 22 different units, 15 different spells, 11 different traps and more than 50 unique buildings to construct!
New Games

After being available for pre-order, Dark Souls III is available worldwide. It can be purchased as a standard edition (US$59.99 / £49.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.95) or as a Deluxe Edition (US$84.99 / £69.74 / €94.49 / AU$137.70).


Gear Gauntlet
Size: 425.15 MB
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99
Gear Gauntlet is a fun but rage inducing 2D action arcade game from Drop Dead Interactive.

Test your patience through ever more punishing gauntlets while boosting, teleporting, reversing and rotating to survive. Use your reflexes to break through coloured barriers and earn your place on the leaderboard.

Beautiful hand drawn art and a wonderful soundtrack accompany your descent into fury, but do try to remain calm!

Can you survive the Gear Gauntlet?


Soda Drinker Pro
Size: 5.51 GB
Price: US$9.99
Soda Drinker Pro is the premier in software in the first person soda drinking genre. Experience what it’s truly like to drink a soda at the beach, in the park, and even… in SPACE!!! With Soda Drinker Pro, you don’t need to have a soda in hand to experience a soda in your mind.
DLC with Achievements

Fallout 4
• "Wasteland Workshop"
Achievements: 3 for a total of 50G
Price: US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
With the Wasteland Workshop, design and set cages to capture live creatures – from raiders to Deathclaws! Tame them or have them face off in battle, even against your fellow settlers. The Wasteland Workshop also includes a suite of new design options for your settlements like nixie tube lighting, letter kits, taxidermy and more!
Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series
• "Season Pass Deluxe (Episodes 2-8)"
Achievements: Includes 4 achievement-bearing DLC packs, may include more
Price: US$34.99 / £27.99 / €41.99 / AU$54.95
If you own the Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 1: The Order of the Stone required; sold separately. Episode five of a five part episodic game series set in the world of Minecraft. So begin the adventures of the NEW Order of the Stone!
DLC without Achievements

Dark Souls III - store link
• "DARK SOULS™ III - Season Pass" - US$24.99 / £19.99 / €24.99 / AU$38.00

Halo 5: Guardians - store link
• "Mythic Warzone REQ Pack" - US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45 / ¥1,080

Project CARS - store link
• "Free Car 10" - FREE

Rock Band 4 - store link
• "Off The Charts 04" - US$5.49 / £4.39 / €5.49 / AU$7.35
• ""Cake By The Ocean" - DNCE" - US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""Stressed Out" - Twenty One Pilots" - US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65
• ""The Hills" - The Weeknd" - US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65


Rocksmith 2014 Edition - store link
• "Disturbed Song Pack II" - US$11.99 / £9.59 / €11.99 / AU$15.95
• "Disturbed - Indestructible" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - Inside the Fire" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - Stricken" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - Ten Thousand Fists" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - The Night" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95


Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege - store link
• "Pro League S1 Full Set" - US$5.99 / £4.79 / €5.99 / AU$8.65 / ¥842
• "Pro League S1 Grade 1" - US$0.99 / £0.79 / €0.99 / AU$2.65 / ¥162
• "Pro League S1 Grade 2" - US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.95 / ¥270
• "Pro League S1 Grade 3" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$4.65 / ¥410
• "Topaz Weapon Skin" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥410

Tom Clancy's The Division - store link
• "Frontline Outfit Pack" - US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$7.35 / ¥648
• "Sports Fan Outfit Pack" - US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$7.35 / ¥648

Demos

DOOM - download here
Start: April 15, 2016 @ 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (UTC - 4)
End: April 17, 2016 @ 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (UTC - 4)

In the DOOM Multiplayer Beta, fans will have the opportunity to play the brutally fun and challenging shooter weeks before its release. The Beta is expected to feature two maps, Heatwave and Infernal, and two modes, Team Deathmatch and Warpath, along with never-before-seen weapons, armor sets, taunts and hack modules.

Xbox 360

DLC without Achievements

Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360) - store link
• "Disturbed Song Pack II" - US$11.99 / £9.59 / €11.99 / AU$15.95
• "Disturbed - Indestructible" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - Inside the Fire" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - Stricken" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - Ten Thousand Fists" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Disturbed - The Night" - 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.