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New Xbox Series X|S releases (February 22-26, 2021)

Take a look at next week’s lineup of brand new Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One releases.



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Take a look at the upcoming crop of brand new Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One releases.

Killer Queen Black is our pick from next week’s lineup of new Xbox digital game store releases. The game looks simple enough in screenshots, but in action, it’s a thrilling multiplayer platformer that rewards fast reflexes and strategic planning. Killer Queen Black‘s appeal comes from its finely balanced systems and the constant tug of risk and reward. With the game joining Xbox Game Pass, a healthy player-base is pretty much guaranteed.

If you want something less frantic, Aery – A Journey Beyond Time looks promising. As a flying, god-like creature, players can explore 12 vast and varied landscapes. It’s a combat-free, narrative-focused adventure and one likely to appeal to fans of Journey, Abzû, and Lost Ember.


Other new Xbox releases include the remastered edition of Beyond Enemy Lines, Heavy Metal Machines, and Akuto: Showdown.

As always, this release lineup is likely to change throughout next week. We’ll update this page with any late additions.

New Xbox releases: February 22-26, 2021

Monday, February 22, 2021

  • To be confirmed

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

  • Curse of the Dead Gods
  • Heavy Metal Machines
  • Killer Queen Black
  • Taxi Chaos

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

  • Active Neurons 3 – Wonders of the World
  • Horned Knight
  • Retrace: Memories of Death
  • Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Heart of the Forest

Thursday, February 25, 2021

  • Aery – A Journey Beyond Time
  • Spooky Chase
  • Tinker Racers
  • Warth: Aeon of Ruin

Friday, February 26, 2021

  • Akuto: Showdown
  • Beyond Enemy Lines – Remastered Edition
  • Demon Hunter 3: Revelation
  • Dungeons & Bombs
  • Katana Kata
  • Kaze and the Wild Masks
  • RetroMania Wrestling
  • The Lost Cube
  • Moving Out – Movers in Paradise
  • Thunderflash

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