While the big game publishers have wisely realised the benefits of spreading their game releases throughout the year, there still remains a summer drought as the biggest titles all try to hold out for a couple of months to be closer to the guaranteed holiday spending, even if most are still trying to avoid taking on Red Dead Redemption 2
— well, everyone besides PAW Patrol: On a Roll
, of course
The lack of the big guns and increased free time does make it perfect for the small to mid-tier titles, however, and that's what Xbox's Summer Spotlight is here to focus on. From July 31st to September 10th, over 60 titles will release, including the likes of Overcooked! 2
, No Man's Sky
, We Happy Few
. Check out just a few of the titles on offer in the trailer below:
In addition to picking up some great games, there's an extra benefit for Microsoft Rewards users as purchases made during the Summer Spotlight will earn an increased 100 points for each dollar spent up to a total of 4,000.
The Xbox Summer Spotlight runs from now until September 10th. Will you be picking up anything?