June starts a new month of games and I know you are just as excited as I am for the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase on June 13th. I have nothing to tease, but I’m happy to see you at the show and the digital experience! In the meantime, we have a new range of Xbox Game Pass games to jump into. Let’s jump in!
The game in the heart (Cloud) ID @ Xbox – Available today
Explore a beautiful, handcrafted world full of enchanting puzzles and deep secrets in The game in the heart, a bizarre story that centers on two children fleeing to befriend each other in a fantastic land full of magical creatures, and a strange order of guards who have lost their way. Welcome to the deep forest.
For the honor (Cloud and Console) – June 3rd
War rages across the lands of Heathmoor as heroes from rival factions clash in endless internal battles. Use your honed skills to emerge victorious in a variety of exciting single and brutal multiplayer modes. Take fate in your hands and fight … for honor.
backbone (PC) ID @ Xbox – June 8th
Raccoon detective Howard Lotor is not a hero. He can hardly make rent. And yet he stumbled upon something so massive that it will shake the fabric of society. Stunning graphics, immersive soundtrack, and daring narration bring a dystopian animal-inhabited Vancouver, BC to life in this highly anticipated post-noir adventure. Come on, detective.
Darkest dungeon (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID @ Xbox – June 10th
Darkest dungeon is a challenging Gothic-Rogue-like turn-based RPG about the psychological pressures of adventure. Recruit, train and lead a team of flawed heroes through tangled forests, forgotten enclosures, destroyed crypts and much more. Not only unimaginable enemies await you, but also stress, famine, disease and the ever-invading darkness.
DLC / game updates
Black desert: The Big Expedition Update – Now Available
Raise your sails for the Great Expedition Update in Black desert! Adventurers can command a ship, search for treasure and fight against others in naval warfare! This new expansion also adds the underwater ruins of Sycraia, a flooded civilization where a giant sea monster guards a treasure trove of unimaginable wealth.
Course 5 Pride 2021 premium punch card – Until June 30th
Join Microsoft and The Coalition this month and support the social charity of your choice through the MS Rewards program. Complete a Course 5-based MS Rewards Punch Card and get the Pixelated Hearts banner set for use in Gears 5 multiplayer. The program is open to players in the following regions: US, CA, MX, BR, AU, UK, FR, DE, IT, ES.
Human: fall flat Series X | S Update and New Forest Level – available now
Human: fall flat is now available for Xbox Series X | S! Play with friends on Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S and Windows PC and explore lush forests and snowy hills in search of peace and quiet in the new Level Forest! But do not be afraid that is Human: fall flat, and mystery and chaos are just around the corner.
Knockout City Season 1 – Now available to Xbox Game Pass PC and Ultimate members
Take part in the Brawlfest in Knockout City Season 1. Experience a new map, competitive league play, weekly occupation contracts (with epic rewards!), New game modes, cosmetics and much more. See you in the streets, thugs!
Minecraft: caves and cliffs – Part I – June 8th
Dive into Part I of the June 8th Caves & Cliffs update with fun mobs, blocks and items! Go underwater to team up with the axolotl and meet the glowing squid. Be careful when you go to higher places because the goats could ram you! Mine copper and use it to build structures that will age over time.
Minecraft dungeons: Free Raid Captains Update and Anniversary In-Game Event through June 8th
Face powerful raid captains in the free update for Minecraft Dungeons. Defeat them to increase the difficulty of your mission and get valuable rewards in the end! plus,
The Elder Scrolls Online: Blackwood – 8th June
Xbox Game Pass members save 10%! The gates of oblivion will open on June 8th. Travel to an ancient land besieged by Daedric forces and discover brand new stories, quests, monsters and challenges.
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate perks
Get these brand new perks now before they disappear through the Perks Gallery. Also keep an eye out for more great perks coming soon!
Dirt 5: Power Your Memes Pack – Available now
Get the Xbox Series X Fridge Playgrounds item and four exclusive Xbox liveries.
Super Animal Royale – Founder’s Edition Pack – Available now
Fight for furalive in style! Get the Founder’s Edition DLC for free to earn 3 animal breeds and 10 cosmetics exclusively for Early Access!
Apex Legends: Knockout City Weapon Magic – June 3rd
Show off the competition with your new Dodge This Weapon Charm from EA Play! Equip your favorite weapon with it and fight for fame, fame and fortune in style.
Xbox Game Pass quests
Start your summer off with a new round of sports and Pride-themed quests starting today!
This is the perfect time to try out Quests for the first time as you can earn points 4x daily (yes, daily!) By logging into the Xbox Game Pass mobile app. Download the app and log in regularly to collect points that you can redeem for more Xbox Game Pass and other rewards.
Check out some of these new weekly and monthly June quests to start today:
- Log into the Game Pass mobile app (daily, 20 points)
- Outrider (75 points): Kill 30 enemies
- FIFA 21 on Xbox One (Ultimate, 75 points): Score 5 goals
- Descent aids (75 points): Get 10,000 Reputation 10,000
- MLB The Show 21 on Xbox One (Ultimate, 25 points): Create a ball player
From June 15th
There are some awesome games out of their Game Pass soon that are worth diving into before leaving. Be sure to show some love for these games and remember that your Game Pass membership discount can save you up to 20% to keep them in your library!
- Ace Combat 7: Heaven Unknown (Console)
- Night call (Cloud, console and PC)
- West of the dead (Cloud, console and PC)
- Wizard of legend (Cloud, console and PC)
- monitoring (Cloud, console and PC)
This concludes our first Coming Soon update for June! Remember, if you haven’t tried Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, you can Get your first 3 months for $ 1 for a limited time. Oh, and don’t forget to make sure your popcorn supply is replenished before tuning in to the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase where we will be sharing more Xbox Game Pass news. See you on June 13th!