XBL Content Roundup: May 13th, 2016

By Rebecca Smith, 7 months ago
Due to the size of this roundup, we've put some of the larger sections in spoiler tags. Click on the spoilers to see the full list.

Xbox One

Pre-Orders

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New Games

After being available for pre-loading, DOOM is available worldwide. It can be purchased as a standard edition US$59.99 / £49.99 / €64.99 / AU$99.95 or the Digital Deluxe edition US$99.99 / £79.99 / €109.99 / AU$159.45. Battleborn is also available worldwide. It can be purchased as a standard edition US$59.99 / £49.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.95 or the Digital Deluxe edition US$74.99 / £62.99 / €84.99 / AU$124.95.



As far as ID@Xbox games go, the following are only available in North America and Europe. JumpJet Rex is now available for US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99. Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom is also available for US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99. Finally, Party Hard can be purchased for US$12.99 / £10.39 / €12.99.


Here are the new titles that could not be pre-loaded:

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DLC with Achievements

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DLC without Achievements

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Demos

MXGP2 - The Official Motocross Videogame - download here
Download MXGP2 DEMO and prepare to experience Motocross' true heart. Official licenses, real bikes, rosters and tracks! Try the Nakhonchaisri and Teutschenthal circuits, but remember to customise your pilot and your bike before. These are just some of the new things you'll find in the complete game.
ONE PIECE: Burning Blood - download here
One Piece Burning Blood is a dynamic and colourful new fighting game featuring the world’s most famous pirate: Monkey D. Luffy.

• A FAST-PACED FIGHTING GAME - Get ready for some crazy action and devastating combos!

• DEVIL FRUIT/HAKI ABILITIES - Devil Fruits and “Haki” can be used to do massive special moves and take down the fiercest opponents!

• 3 vs. 3 RUMBLE - Switch from 3 characters at any time during the fight and trigger amazing attacks!

• INCREDIBLE ROSTER - More than 40 playable characters coming from all over Grand Line and beyond!

• THE MOST EPIC BATTLE - Relive the Marineford War through intense fights and cutscenes!

Xbox 360

Xbox Live Arcade Games

This one is a relisting rather than a brand new release.

Foul Play
Size: 1.97 GB
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
Play as the daemon hunter Baron Dashforth in a side-scrolling brawler set ENTIRELY on a theatre stage. Perform shattering takedowns and reversals! Electrify spectators with linked attacks, have a friend join as sidekick Scampwick and use every stage-trick you know to bring the house down! Play out the most spectacular moments of the Baron’s life; improbable beasts, astonishing villainy and, at the heart of it all, the mysterious Foul Play.
DLC with Achievements

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DLC without Achievements

Goat Simulator (Xbox 360) - store link
• "Goat MMO Simulator" - US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / ¥540
• "Goat Simulator: GoatZ" - US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / ¥540

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (Xbox 360) - store link
• "MGSV: TPP UPDATE DATA Ver 1.10 Eng" - FREE

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition - store link
• "4th Birthday Skin Pack" - FREE
The 1st, 2nd and 3rd Birthday Packs are also available for download again.

Pinball FX2 (Xbox 360) - store link
• "Aliens vs. Pinball" - US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45 / ¥1,080

Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360) - store link
• "Crobot Song Pack" - US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
• "Crobot – Fly On The Wall" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Crobot – Legend Of The Spaceborne Killer" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Crobot – Nowhere To Hide" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Rise Against Song Pack II" - US$11.99 / £9.59 / €11.99 / AU$15.95
• "Rise Against – Audience Of One" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Rise Against – Help Is On The Way" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Rise Against – Paper Wings" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Rise Against – Re-Education (Through Labor)" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Rise Against – Ready To Fall" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Variety Song Pack I" - US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
• "Arch Enemy – Nemesis" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Nazareth – Hair Of The Dog" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "Of Monsters And Men – Little Talks" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "The Presidents Of The USA – Peaches" - US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95


Windows 10

New Games

The Escapists: The Walking Dead (Win 10)
Size: 582.98 MB
Price: US$19.99 / £14.99 / €17.99 / AU$24.49 / ¥2,000
Merging the award-winning, smash-hit, indie game The Escapists with the worldwide phenomenon that is The Walking Dead, comes The Escapists: The Walking Dead. In this unique game, recreated entirely in the charming 8-bit pixel art style of The Escapists, you play as Rick Grimes as he takes on hordes of zombies let loose upon the world.

Rick is in charge of a band of survivors featuring many of the original comic book cast, including Maggie, Hershel, Glenn and Michonne. Rick must secure the safety of the group by seeking out a safe escape route from each area, and manage several dangerous tasks to keep as many of the group alive as possible. The game faithfully matches the timeline of the comics, meaning Rick must first fight his way out of the Harrison Memorial Hospital, visit the Greene family farm before visiting destinations such as the Meirwether Correctional Facility and Woodbury.

Protect the living and escape the dead as you play through the award-winning comic's epic story.


Shadow Complex Remastered
Size: 1.08 GB
Price: US$14.99 / £11.59 / €14.89 / AU$18.39 / ¥1,500
Powered by Unreal Engine technology, the “modern and masterful side-scroller” Shadow Complex became an instant classic when initially released exclusively for Xbox 360 in 2009. The fan favorite won more than 50 Game of the Year and Editor’s Choice Awards and was one of the most popular console games of the year.

ChAIR’s fresh twist on classic side-scrolling design with modern, cutting-edge gameplay is amplified in Shadow Complex Remastered, featuring all of the content from the award-winning original game, updated with graphical enhancements, all-new dynamic melee take-downs, and additional Achievements and Master Challenges.

Through 10+ hours of exploration and fast-paced combat, players discover game-altering power-ups to overcome obstacles, thwart legions of enemies, and delve further into a mysterious and challenging, non-linear game world.

Story Synopsis:
Shadow Complex Remastered propels lost hiker Jason Fleming into the hollows of government conspiracy, dark political motives, and military upheaval. When Jason and his girlfriend Claire accidentally stumble upon a rogue paramilitary group called The Restoration, it soon becomes clear that the faction’s intent is to set in motion a chain of events that will cause America to collapse into a new civil war. Along the way, Jason acquires many high-tech “toys” The Restoration is developing, and eventually becomes a super-powered engine of destruction.

Core Game Play Elements:
- Experience the pivotal modern platform adventure inspired by the classic side-scrolling genre.
- Explore a huge, mysterious game world populated with legions of enemies, challenges, and jaw-dropping boss battles.
- Discover dozens of unique game-altering power-ups and 100+ additional items and enhancements.
- Complete all-new achievements and master challenges.
- Journey through an exciting action-thriller story penned by renowned comic book writer Peter David.
- Features incredible graphics with robust physics, made possible by Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 3.

Updated Features:
- High definition characters, enemies, environments, and interface.
- Updated lighting, post-processing, and visual effects.
- New contextual melee take-downs.
- New Achievements and Master Challenges.
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.