We have the latest news and games on the Xbox catalog. This list was created after the Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and all related Xbox X or Xbox Series X titles were announced and coming this week from August 16th to August 20th, 2021.
Next Week on Xbox: In this news, we look for the Xbox S, Xbox One, and Windows PC as well as upcoming Xbox Game Pass and soon-to-be-released ID@Xbox games! Click on their profiles to view more information and pre-order details. Release dates are subject to change. Come back each Friday to see what is happening on Xbox next week’s list!
News from Xbox for August 2021
Pile Up! Box by Box – August 17th
You can either play with your friends or rely on your creativity to create cardboard worlds that are full of unique and joyful levels. As a team, unravel mysteries and solve puzzles to find the friendly inhabitants of amber forests, sun-baked islands, and vibrant caves. You can also relax and challenge your friends to action-packed games of Boxball, Pile of Dunk, or Tic Pile Toe!
Greak: Memories of Azur – August 17th
World Superstar Strikers ’91 – August 18th
The arcades have action and graphics! Get together a group of friends in your living room! You can have a lot of teams, like at least 40! There are many game modes, including leagues and tournaments. What if we each paid for half of the game and then swapped it every other week!
Rogue Explorer – August 18th
You can explore the depths of the abyss with a daring adventurer. Begin in a small town and travel into dungeons that offer a variety of biomes. Each one is more dangerous than the previous one. Also, choose to alter your character’s appearance, create weapons and armor with the loot that you have gathered, or upgrade your equipment and select from a variety of skill enhancements.
Twelve Minutes – August 19th
A police detective enters your home and accuses your wife of murder. Then, you are beaten to death. This interactive thriller features James McAvoy and Daisy Ridley.
Mayhem Brawler – August 19th
Urban fantasy beat em-up that brings back the arcade feel of the 1990s. It features comic-book-style art and kick-ass music, making it a unique experience you can either tackle alone or with friends. You also get to decide the next steps in the story by your own choices.
Recompile – August 19th
This atmospheric, Metroidvania-inspired hacking adventure genre game lets you take control of a semi-sapient program struggling against deletion. Recompile is set in the vast 3D world of Mainframe and features intense combat, tight 3D platforming as well as super-powered abilities. It also includes an environment logic-based hacking mechanic.
Madden NFL 22 – August 20th
The franchise now has staff management, an enhanced scenario engine, and a weekly strategy. With unified progression, avatar progress and player classes can be shared between Face of The Franchise (and The Yard). For the first time in Ultimate Team, you can adjust Superstar X-Factors during halftime
If you purchase pre-order for Madden NFL 22 will receive a Brady/Mahomes power-up, an Elite Passer strategy piece, 20 Franchise Staff points, and many more. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can play on the field as soon as possible with a 10-hour trial that starts now and includes exclusive, limited-time Ultimate Team Challenges.
Other titles/games coming to Xbox on August 20th
- Checkers for Kids
- Rise Eterna