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Xbox One digital releases for 8-12 May, 2017

Here’s the rundown of all the games heading to the Xbox One Games Store between 8-12 May, 2017.



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Here’s the rundown of all the games heading to the Xbox One Games Store between 8-12 May, 2017.

There are no big hitters coming to the Xbox One Game Store in the next week, but there’s a promising crop of indie titles to choose from.

Human Fall Flat, the previously PC only physics-based puzzler from No Brakes Games, makes its console debut on Friday. Don’t let its rudimentary looks fool you, the game is a satisfying and open-ended exploratory adventure.


May 12 also sees the release of of Elliot Quest. Ansimuz Games’ platform adventure evokes a number of late ’80s classics, so if you’re a fan of Zelda II or Castlevania II, it could be a worthwhile addition to your library. Other indie releases this week include Demon’s Quest, Butcher, and projectile fighter, Lethal League.

If you’re looking for something a little more more sporty, NBA Playgrounds is an officially licenced – but distinctly arcadey – 2-on-2 basketball game.

Here’s the full Xbox One release lineup:

Xbox One Game Store releases for 8-12 May, 2017

Tuesday 9 May, 2017

  • NBA Playgrounds

Wednesday 10 May, 2017

  • Narcosis
  • Butcher
  • Lethal League

Friday 12 May, 2017

  • Demon’s Crystals
  • Human: Fall Flat
  • Elliot Quest

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