Continuing the trend of recent weeks, there are a decent number of titles coming out for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. Whether you fancy a rumble in the ring, suiting up as a Spartan or becoming a builder, this week’s offerings should have you covered.
Halo 5: Guardians – 27th October – Xbox One
The legendary hero, Master Chief, has gone missing and so it’s down to a new Spartan to not only find him but to also deal with a threat against the entire galaxy. Halo 5 brings a campaign that can be played as single player or co-operatively online for up to four players in total. Of course there are multiplayer modes too, such as the brand new “Warzone” mode featuring player versus player plus A.I. controlled enemies.
Where can I buy it? Amazon for £39.85
Divinity Original Sin: Enhanced Edition – 27th October – Xbox One
Prepare for over 80 hours of adventure in this epic story set in the early days of Rivellon, taking place before Divine Divinity but with a few familiar faces. This Enhanced Edition of the turn-based combat game has a new improved camera, better visuals and new skills. Whether you’d prefer to play locally with others or online, that’s entirely up to you. Can you figure out your role to play in this perplexing saga?
Where can I buy it? Amazon for £34.99
Darksiders 2: Deathinitive Edition – 27th October – Xbox One
Darksiders 2 lets you become the most feared member of the legendary Four Horsemen – Death. This action packed tale that runs parallel to the first Darksiders, follows Death as he tries to redeem his brother, War, who was blamed for the early start of the Apocalypse. The Deathinitive Edition contains all the downloadable content plus offers better visual quality, due to an improved engine, and reworked loot distribution.
Where can I buy it? Amazon for £21.85
WWE 2K16 – 30th October – Xbox One & Xbox 360
The WWE gaming franchise returns, boasting the largest ever on-disc roster for a WWE game with Superstars, Divas and Legends aplenty. If that’s not enough then maybe the improved MyCareer mode will offer a great way to create your own wrestler and rise through the ranks to become a legend. There are also improvements to the gameplay and a Showcase mode focused solely on Stone Cold Steve Austin’s entire illustrious career. Are you tough enough to step into the squared circle?
Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Game Series (Season Disc) – 27th October – Xbox One & Xbox 360
Telltale Games are back with a brand new point and click adventure, this time set in the world of Minecraft. This disc will provide you with each of the five episodes as they are released on the Xbox Games Store. Embark on an interactive journey with Jesse in this story, driven by your decisions, across the Overworld, through the Nether and even to the End. Minecraft: Story Mode also features a stellar voice cast, including Patton Oswalt, Corey Feldman and Ashley Johnson.