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GameGuide: ID games coming to Xbox week of Nov. 14th – Nov. 18th

We’ve got so many great games coming out this week! Check out the descriptions below, and tune into our streams (Tue-Fri 2p PT) to watch gameplay & win copies!

Tuesday, November 15th: 

Ittle Dew 2 (Nicalis)

Navigate Ittle and Tippsie through dungeons, finding treasures and completing puzzles along the way! Super cute & fun for all ages. 



Description: Ittle and Tippsie crash onto yet another island filled with loot, puzzles and mysterious inhabitants! With the help of a magical map, they set out to steal eight pieces of a raft from increasingly improbable locations including beaches, prairies, an art exhibit and some dude’s basement. Ittle Dew 2 is a charming and humorous 3D Action Adventure game with a focus on exploration and combat. Tackle the game’s dungeons in any order and discover the many secrets of the island!




Overcooked! Gourmet Edition (Team 17)

While you can certainly play Overcooked alone, we highly recommend playing with friends or family in this hit couch co-op game! 




Description: The Overcooked Gourmet Edition stirs together the smash hit co-op cooking game and the Lost Morsel content pack into one delicious package that will test your culinary skills to the limit!






Worms Anniversary Edition (Team 17)

If you were feeling young and fresh this week, celebrate the 21st anniversary of the Worms release!




Description: Help the worms celebrate their coming of age as they turn 21 with this devastatingly good bundle of mutually-assured destruction! The Worms Anniversary Pack brings together Worms W.M.D plus Worms Battlegrounds and its Alien Invasion additional content to create the motherload of invertebrate mayhem!





Mekazoo (The Good Mood Creators)

Use your awesome robot animals to traverse through this platformer!




Description: Mekazoo is a 2D platformer with vibrant, fully 3D worlds that can be explored and conquered with a kinetically diverse cast of animals either through a single player campaign or co-op multiplayer. Inspired by classic platformers, Mekazoo leverages those core elements to create a new, creative, unique and fun gameplay experience. Featuring a diverse cast of five playable characters each bestowing unique abilities.





Wednesday, November 16th:

Nebulous (Namazu Studios)

Line up Rube Goldberg-like puzzles to get our faithful astronaut across the solar system!




Description: Nebulous is a physics-based puzzle game where you must help guide Commander Dash Johnson, a trapped astronaut, through maze-like levels, seeking the next wormhole to his eventual freedom. Arrange the pieces of the puzzle so that when he falls, gravity and momentum guide him safely (and probably painfully) to the end.





Friday, November 18th:

Clouds & Sheep 2 (Handy Games)

Complete quests, & grow your ultra cute sheep family? Wool, this is one to be excited for!




Description: In this eagerly anticipated sequel of the game “Clouds & Sheep”, the cute sheep are finally on the loose again! Solve countless quests and fulfill your wooly friends’ needs. Plant grass, flowers, trees and shear your animals’ different-colored wool to stock up your resources! Collect happy stars, harvest wood and flower petals and use them to provide your flock with food, accessories, toys and more! Control the clouds and make it rain to ensure your sheep never run out of fresh water to drink. If your sheep feel happy and content, they’ll bring tiny lambs into the world!



Bombing Busters (Sanuk Games)

Calling all you puzzle addicts (and everyone looking for a casual, fun puzzle game)!




Description: Have a blast! Bomb oodles of nasty critters in a series of 30 wicked mazes! Defeat hellish bosses in heroic fights! Play solo or against other players in merciless battles! Embark on a hilarious journey with the witty Dr. Wallow to conquer the galaxy in this explosively fun arcade game!





Wheels of Aurelia (MixedBag Srl)

This award-winning narrative arcade-racing game is now available on Xbox!




Description: A narrative road trip game set in the roaring Italian 70s, it tells the story of Lella, a restless woman driving on the roads of the western coast of Italy, the famous “Via Aurelia”.



Headlander (Adult Swim Games)
A different twist on the metroidvania genre – set in a retro-flavored alternate timeline, you traverse the universe looking for clues to what demolished the human race. headlander



Description: You are the last known human in the universe, and all that’s left of you is a disembodied head. Seeking clues to your fractured past, you must travel through a hostile world of machines using a special helmet that allows you to dock into and take control of any robotic host body. As you launch from one body to the next, you’ll start to discover that things are not quite what they appear to be, and the fate of humanity has yet to be decided…




Whew! That was a lot! Tune into our streams this week to watch gameplay!

Kristen Jensen
ID@Xbox Community Manager