Content: Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode 7: Access Denied
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Game Description: As Jesse, you’ll embark on a perilous adventure across the Overworld, through the Nether, to the End, and beyond. You and your friends revere the legendary Order of the Stone: Warrior, Redstone Engineer, Griefer, and Architect; slayers of the Ender Dragon. While at EnderCon in hopes of meeting Gabriel the Warrior, you and your friends discover that something is wrong… something dreadful. Terror is unleashed, and you must set out on a quest to find The Order of the Stone if you are to save your world from oblivion.

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Product Info:
Developer: Telltale Games
Publisher: Telltale Games
Website: Minecraft: Story Mode
Twitter: @telltalegames

Content: Dungeon Punks
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Game Description: Dungeon Punks is a fast paced Action RPG with a unique Tag-Team fighting system and Local Player vs. Player Brawl Mode. Adventure awaits whether you’re going solo, playing with friends, or beating each other to a pulp in one of the many battle arenas! Total mayhem is bound to break loose as you blast your enemies senseless with crazy magical spells and custom combo attacks.

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Product Info:
Developer: Hyper Awesome Entertainment
Publisher: Hyper Awesome Entertainment
Website: Dungeon Punks
Twitter: @DungeonPunks

Content: Hyper Light Drifter
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Game Description: Echoes of a dark and violent past resonate throughout a savage land, steeped in treasure and blood. Hyper Light Drifter is an action adventure RPG in the vein of the best 16­ bit classics, with modernized mechanics and designs on a much grander scale. Easy to pick up, difficult to master; enemies are vicious and numerous, hazards will easily crush your frail body, and friendly faces remain rare.

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Product Info:
Developer: Heart Machine
Publisher: Heart Machine
Website: Hyper Light Drifter
Twitter: @HeartMachineZ

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For the month of August, Xbox Live Gold members will receive four new free games – two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360 – as part of the Games with Gold program. You can play both Xbox 360 titles on your Xbox One with Backward Compatibility.

On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download WARRIORS OROCHI 3 Ultimate ($59.99 ERP) for free during the month of August. WWE 2K16 ($39.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from August 16th to September 15th.

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On Xbox 360, starting Friday, August 1st, Spelunky ($19.99 ERP) will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through August 15th. Then on August 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Beyond Good & Evil HD ($14.99 ERP) for free through August 31st.

  

Read more about August Games with Gold titles over at Xbox Wire.

*Titles are available as free downloads for qualifying Xbox Live Gold members in all markets where Xbox Live is available. Some regions may offer different titles depending on market availability.

 

Here we go…the latest episode of This Week On Xbox.

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Content: Worms W.M.D All-Stars Pre-Order Edition
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (8/23/2016).

In Worms W.M.D, the worms are back in their most destructive game yet. With a gorgeous, hand-drawn 2D look, brand new weapons, the introduction of crafting, vehicles and buildings plus the return of some much-loved classic weapons and gameplay, Worms W.M.D is the best worms experience ever.

This bundle includes Worms W.M.D and the All-Stars Pack, featuring an army of guest stars from some of the hottest games around.

Content: Overcooked
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (8/3/2016).

Overcooked is a chaotic couch co-op cooking game for one to four players. Working as a team, you and your fellow chefs must prepare, cook and serve up a variety of tasty orders before the baying customers storm out in a huff. Sharpen your knives and dust off your chef’s whites, there isn’t mushroom for error and the steaks are high in these crazy kitchens!

Content: Ninja Pizza Girl
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Game Description: Ninja Pizza Girl is a supreme platformer with a deep-dish message, featuring an old-school action platformer vibe, a dedicated speedrun mode, and comic cutscenes hand drawn by an authentic teenage girl. Its deeply-woven story follows Gemma, a sixteen-year-old girl working as a pizza delivery ninja for her father’s independent Pizzeria. In a world where slums teeter on top of skyscrapers, where powerful mega-corporations exploit the poor and where quality pizza is hard to come by, Gemma must fight to keep her ideals, her family and their business intact in face of the most merciless enemies known to any teenage girl – other teenagers.

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Product Info:
Developer: Disparity Games
Publisher: Disparity Games
Website: Ninja Pizza Girl
Twitter: @DisparityGames

Content: Maldita Castilla EX – Cursed Castile
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Game Description: Banish the zombies and demons that entered the Kingdom of Castile with Don Ramiro, the loyal King’s Knight, and his friends. For that, you will use a different range of weapons to defeat your enemies through the cursed lands of Tolomera, in a pure classic arcade action style. Features 8 Stages, 19 Bosses, 48+ types of enemies, 4 different endings and more.

Buy now and save 10% – Limited Time Offer.

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Product Info:
Developer: Abylight Studios
Publisher: Abylight Studios
Website: Maldita Castilla EX – Cursed Castile
Twitter: @abylight