ID@Xbox Blog

Release Calendar: April 16-20

Let’s play lacrosse, fly through space, and support charities by fighting Cancer! These are the games coming to Xbox One this week from ID@Xbox:

Casey Powell Lacrosse 18 (April 17)

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Building on the successful foundations of the first game, Lacrosse 18 will offer sports fans a dynamic, fast and challenging experience, with all the excitement, speed and big hits of the real-life sport.

Casey Powell Lacrosse 18 includes a completely reworked series of faceoff, shot, stick and dodging controls. It also features enhanced AI that responds to the complex 6v6 tactics that you see when watching the sport on the television. New motion captured animations for everything from face offs and shooting to post-goal celebrations add further broadcast realism to the game. More info available on the official game website.

Regions: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, 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

 

I, Hope (April 18)

Microsoft Store | Release Trailer | Game Website

A young girl named Hope lives peacefully with her Grandpa upon an island floating in the clouds—until one day, a dark monster called Cancer attacks and destroys her village, ensnaring the surrounding islands with its evil tentacles. Now Hope must travel to these islands to free their creatures and acquire the weapons she will need to defeat her ultimate enemy.

100% of the proceeds of I, Hope are being donated to GameChanger Charity, to support children in hospitals, as well as their families. More info available on the official game website.

Regions: Argentina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Russia, United States

 

Phantom Trigger (April 20)

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Phantom Trigger is a hardcore neon slasher with RPG elements. Figure out what’s real as you follow the story of Stan on a journey through surreal and twisted worlds.

The game features a deep combat system focused on unlocking combos and upgrading weapons; handcrafted story driven levels mixed with roguelike-style dungeons; and a branching story with multiple endings. More info available on the official game website.

Regions: Everywhere except Japan and South Korea.

 

Atomic Heist (April 20)

Microsoft Store | Release Trailer | Game Website

Atomic Heist is a top down 2D rogue-like sci-fi shooter. You must retrieve the core preventing your enemies from making a doomsday device with it. Use power-ups to enhance your ship, weaken enemies, boost your abilities and more. Grab the core and fight your way out from the alien infested space station.

Atomic Heist includes multiple unlockable ships and upgrades. The different ammo types affect enemies differently, the player will need to carefully manage ships, power ups and ammo types to successfully complete the game. More info available on the official game website.

Regions: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

 

Babylon 2055 Pinball (April 20)

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Enjoy hours of pinball gameplay! Babylon 2055 Pinball brings you incredibly realistic physics, 9 different table game mini-modes, 6 original tables, and 1 endless special table. More info available on the official game website.

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, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

 

Space Hulk: Ascension (April 20)

Microsoft Store | Release Trailer | Game Website

This 3D turn based strategy game builds upon the classic board game experience and adds new RPG style mechanics, additional weapons, enemy types, an all-new chapter, and loads of other new features. Set in the isolated corridors and tomb-like chambers of ancient vessels lost in the graveyard of space, players lead a small force of fearless Space Marine Terminators in a ferocious fight for survival against hordes of predatory, alien Genestealers. More info available on the official game website.

Regions: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, United States

Happy Gaming!
Suzanne Wallace
ID@Xbox Community Manager