We may have hit double figures in terms of new releases last week, but this week sees a bit of a drop as the retail releases continue to be dripfed to players. Of the seven new titles, the only one to appear at retail is Capcom's much-anticipated remaster of the second title in the Resident Evil franchise. ID@Xbox brings the remaining six titles, including shooters, an RPG, and even a spot of minigolf if that's your thing. Finally, Realm Royale enters open beta. For more information on each of those titles and more, check out the list below, and scroll to the bottom for prices and download links:
Resident Evil 2Release date: January 25th
Resident Evil 2 achievements: TBA
Originally released in 1998, Resident Evil 2, one of the most iconic games of all time, returns completely reimagined for next-gen consoles.
Play individual campaigns for both Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield using an all new 3rd person view as you explore the zombie infested areas of Raccoon City, now stunningly re-built using Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine. New puzzles, storylines and areas mean both new and seasoned fans will find horrifying new surprises await them!
ID@Xbox Titles - Digital Only
At Sundown: Shots in the DarkRelease date: January 22nd
At Sundown: Shots in the Dark achievements: 20 achievements
At Sundown: Shots in the Dark is stealth driven, top-down multiplayer shooter in which up to 4 players compete in both online and local deathmatch. With a variety of cool weapons to take each other out with and multiple maps across 6 different zones, only the BEST will dominate each round and survive the ultimate challenge to rise to the top at sundown!
Heroes TrialsRelease date: January 23rd
Heroes Trials achievements: 12 achievements
Speedy and heart-warming action RPG full of challenges!
After the banishing of the previous defender of your island, the community needs new heroes. The long training of siblings Elia and Zoel takes them to the last trials deciding who is the best fit to become the new local guardians. In the finals, they will have to compete against a sleazy couple and the clock to prove their worth. Rising to the top will not be an easy feat!
JackQuest: Tale of the SwordRelease date: January 24th
JackQuest: Tale of the Sword achievements: TBA
One fateful night, when young Jack takes the beautiful Nara for a walk in the woods, his love is kidnapped by the villainous orc Korg. Forced to mount a rescue, Jack plunges into Korg’s underground base, where he happens upon a strange blade that becomes an unlikely ally.
In JackQuest, players will explore the cavernous depths of Korg’s slime-ridden, labyrinthine lair. There, they will solve environmental puzzles, discover power-ups, obtain new abilities, collect weapons, and challenge subterranean foes, including massive bosses.
Realm RoyaleRelease date: January 22nd
20 Realm Royale achievements
Explore Realm Royale - a fantasy world full of endless encounters. Drop into the Realm, loot fantastic weapons and magical abilities, and forge your path to victory. Stay ahead of the deadly fog by mounting up and moving out.
Are you an Assassin, a Warrior, or a Mage? Choose a class, then loot powerful weapons and abilities to create your own Champion. Go traditional with shotguns and rifles or embrace the fantasy with swords and crossbows.
Craft legendary gear at Forges scattered across the Realm if you want to win. But be careful: while you’re crafting, your enemies may attack.
Soar through the skies slinging spells while your team deploys turrets and shields. Teleport behind your enemies, leaving behind a proximity mine for them to discover when it’s too late.
Customize your Champion each game with the abilities best suited for the battle at hand. Each class has strengths and weaknesses, but by working together the crown royale could be yours!
SteamrollRelease date: January 25th
Steamroll achievements: 26 achievements
Steamroll is an adventure and puzzle game with a touch of minigolf gameplay. Help the junior engineer escape a collapsing mine by solving puzzles and shooting steamballs from your vehicle to create ramps, walls, activate triggers, blow things away, and more. Can you handle the pressure?
Steamroll is an adventure and puzzle game with a touch of minigolf. It creates a steampunk atmosphere where you will have to solve puzzles by designing and shooting steamballs from your vehicle to create ramps, walls, activate triggers, blow things away, and more.
In Steamroll you are a young engineer in his first day of work and take control of the Scarabeus, the greatest new steam-fuelled vehicle invention, while you try to survive in a crumbling mine and look for a way out.
The Walking Vegetables: Radical EditionRelease date: January 23rd
The Walking Vegetables: Radical Edition achievements: 22 achievements
The world is under attack from vegetables, turned evil by dastardly aliens! You must answer the call and take up arms to defend the planet.
Buy weapons, develop your skills and roam from city to city to take out waves of evil veggie monsters. Beware epic bosses waiting in each city to mash you up!
Face the challenge alone or with a friend in local co-op.
Whatever you do, please save us!
Unruly HeroesRelease date: January 23rd
Unruly Heroes achievements: TBA
Unruly Heroes is a 2D action-packed platformer inspired by the famous chinese novel «Journey to the West».
Assuming the role of one of four unlikely heroes, players will test their mettle against intense environmental obstacles, unexpected challenges and go toe-to-toe against a memorable rogues’ gallery of foes. Beyond this fantasy adventure, players can fight against their friends in local or online PVP modes.
Set against lushly illustrated environments and hand-drawn art style, the game updates that classic tale into an epic adventure that is more colorful, humorous and lighthearted than the original, while still highlighting the core essence of what it takes to be a hero.
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