13 New Games Coming To GDC A Part of ID@Xbox
13 New Games Coming To GDC A part of ID@Xbox
by Dylan Blight
March 13, 2019
Xbox has announced 13 new games adding up to a total of 30 games they'll be showing at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco from March 18- 22 a part of the ID@Xbox program. You'll be able to find these games in the Microsoft Booth in South Hall.
Here are the 13 new games announced today.
You are a newly employed department officer within the Ministry of a totalitarian State. While you are poised to have an illustrious career and possibly become Prime Minister someday, the way up won't be easy. So, how high up the career ladder will you climb? The choice is still yours to make!
Boomerang Fu is a frantic physics fighting game. Choose from an adorable cast of food characters and slice up your friends with boomerangs and a ridiculous range of stackable powerups.
We got to play Boomerang Fu at PAX Australia 2018, check that video out below.
A retro-inspired 2D Action RPG set in the distant future. CrossCode combines 16-bit SNES-style graphics with butter-smooth physics, a fast-paced combat system, and engaging puzzle mechanics, served with a gripping sci-fi story.
Dead Static Drive
Grand Theft Cthulhu. An existential road trip adventure game through a nightmare, nostalgic Americana world. Drive through a fictional USA, stopping in small towns, gas stations, and rundown city limits. What starts as a road trip evolves into a game of survival against a progressively oppressive world.
We checked Dead Static Drive out in 2017 at PAX Australia and you can hear our thoughts in the video below.
Door Kickers: Action Squad
Rescue hostages, disarm bombs and save the day in this old school, side-scroller action game with retro graphics and retro sensibilities. Online and Couch Coop Included.
HyperDot is a strikingly minimal action arcade dodge ’em up. Evade enemies and test your skills in over 100 trials in the campaign mode, outlast your friends in multiplayer battles, or build custom challenges with the level editor.
Mowin’ & Throwin’
Wreck your neighbor's yard by using lawn gnomes to throw rocks, fertilizer bags, and more! Race around in a nitro boosted tank and blast unsuspecting opponents! Great to play with friends or people you only sort of like.
StarCrossed is an action arcade game with a magical girl aesthetic and a cooperative twist. Join our cast of 5 space-faring heroes as they travel from planet to planet, working together to strengthen their bond and defeat a looming evil that threatens the galaxy!
Stela is a cinematic, atmospheric platformer about a young woman witnessing the final days of a mysterious ancient world.
The Forgotten City
The Forgotten City is a time loop murder mystery in a mythological city. Deep underground in an ancient Roman city, 26 trapped explorers lay dead because one of them broke a mysterious law. Reliving the same day over and over again, you'll need to cleverly exploit the time loop, Groundhog Day-style, to avert
Totem Teller evokes the abstract, blissful and oft chaotic space that lies between imagination and realization. Guide a wandering muse on a transcendental search for storytelling inspiration. Discover and interact with a mishmash of broken characters and places drawn from folklore. Resolve and retell stories to change the world.
UnderMine is an action-adventure, roguelike with a few RPGish elements tossed in. Adventure deep into the UnderMine and discover powerful relics, deadly enemies, hidden secrets, and maybe a few friends to help along the way.
Unrailed! is a co-op multiplayer game where you have to work together with your friends to build a train track across endless procedurally generated worlds. Master random encounters with its inhabitants, upgrade your train and keep it from derailing!
The full list of 30 games that will be on show at GDC is below.
Afterparty (Game Pass)
Beholder 2 (Xbox One)
Boomerang Fu (Xbox One + Windows 10)
Buildings Have Feelings Too (Xbox One)
Cake Bash (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Cat Quest II (Xbox One)
CrossCode (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Dead End Job (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Dead Static Drive (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Devil’s Hunt (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Door Kickers: Action Squad (Xbox One)
Family Man (Xbox One)
Hunt: Showdown (Xbox One X Enhanced)
HyperDot (Xbox Play Anywhere)
Lonely Mountains: Downhill (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Minion Masters (Xbox Play Anywhere, Xbox One X Enhanced)
Mowin’ & Throwin’ (Xbox One)
Operencia: The Stolen Sun (Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Play Anywhere, Xbox One X Enhanced)
Raji: An Ancient Epic (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Silver Chains (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Sparklite (Xbox One)
StarCrossed (Xbox One)
Stela (Xbox One & Windows 10, Xbox One X Enhanced)
The Forgotten City (Xbox One X Enhanced)
The Sojourn (Xbox One X Enhanced)
Totem Teller (Xbox One X Enhanced)
UnderMine ( Xbox One & Windows 10)
Unrailed! (Xbox One & Windows 10)
Void Bastards (Xbox Game Pass)
Xenosis: Alien Infection (Xbox One X Enhanced)