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GameGuide: ID@Xbox game releases for week of Dec. 5th – Dec. 9th

Hey all! We’ve got a few great games coming out this week! Hope you’re all as excited as I am.

Tuesday, Dec. 6th:

Wand Wars (Moonradish)

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Description: Wand Wars is a fast-paced magical sports game where you and up to 4 of your friends compete for control of a magic orb. There’s a story mode where you can master the game and another mode called the Trials where you can challenge acolytes and tough bosses in increasing tougher battles. This is a game that’s great for friends and family but with a  lot of content for a solo player as well.

Regions: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, India, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, United States

 

 

Wednesday, Dec. 7th:

Her Majesty’s SPIFFING (Billy Goat Entertainment)

spiffingDescription: Her Majesty’s SPIFFING is a clever point and click adventure in the vein of Monkey Island, which features a Great Britain that has decided to revisit their imperialistic leanings among the stars. Your character joins SPIFFING (Special Planetary Investigative Force For Inhabiting New Galaxies) and travel across the galaxy in search of new planets to inhabit. Along the way you’ll engage in witty banter, puzzles, and more pointing and clicking than you can shake a mouse at. This is a great game that brings back some of the best elements of point and click adventures with puzzles that will intrigue and frustrate. Check it out!

Regions: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

 

Energy Cycle (Sometimes You)

energy-cycleDescription: Energy Cycle is a pretty and challenging puzzle game from Sometimes You, the studio that previously released Energy Balance. While playing you’ll click of each cell on the game field, it changes color and often the colors of the cels around it. Your task as you traverse the levels is to change all the cells to the same color. Easy to say, but harder to do! This is a great title for puzzle lovers as it brings the light puzzle to a whole new level!

Regions: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, India, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United States

 

Friday, Dec. 9th:

Silence (Daedalic Entertainment)

silenceDescription: Silence is a beautiful but grim point and click adventure game from Daedalic Entertainment. This engaging game features Noah helping his sister Renie get home. In the game you can explore a charming world with amazing visuals and fantastically written characters. This is a great game for anyone who loves a well written story with some puzzles added in for good fun. I won’t say more because I don’t want to give anything away, but I know you won’t be disappointed!

Regions: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

 

Tennis in the Face (10tons)

tennisDescription: Help Pete Pagassi save the city from an evil energy drink corporation named Explodz. That is the premise of Tennis in the Face; a fun and silly physics based puzzle game from 10tons. Use your tennis balls to knock over security guards, scientists and even clowns in this 100+ level game. Easy to play but fun to master, you can earn crowns in each level to display your mastery and unlock achievements. Try it out!

Regions: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

Sky Force Anniversary (Infinite Dreams)

sky-forceDescription: The famous shoot-em-up from Infinite Dreams is back to celebrate it’s 10-year Anniversary! A fantastic game that pairs the intensity of classic arcade games with smooth updated visuals, Sky Force offers an awe inspiring experience for both solo and coop play. If you’ve played the original, you’ll notice the shiny new graphics, improved controls, and an upgrade system that adds a ton of polish to the already awesome experience. You can rescue civilians, boost your final score, and enjoy the brand new social gameplay elements. This is a game that’s fun for the whole family.

Regions: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

Westerado: Double Barreled (Adult Swim Games)

westeradoDescription: When your family is murdered by a mysterious desperado, you set out into the world to take revenge. In this engaging pixel action game you’ll set out into the world with just your horse and your gun. The vast western world is yours to explore as you interact with the world’s inhabitants and investigate your family’s murder. You can use your words or your gun to solve your problems, with the ability to draw your gun during any conversation. You might encourage a confession or start a shoot out. The experience is different each time and you might find yourself a sinner or a saint in the world of Westerado: Double Barreled.

Regions: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

We’ll be back next week!
Best!
Jill Conto
ID@Xbox Developer Coordinator