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Xbox's Summer Game Demo Event Will Showcase 40 Unreleased Games

June 15, 2021

By: Patrick Perrault

 
 

As part of E3 2021, Jessica Ronnell, the Xbox Events and Community Management Lead, has announced that Xbox's Summer Game Demo event will allow players to download 40 unreleased demos of unreleased games from June 15 to June 21, with some of the demos becoming available throughout the week. Some will be available starting today, and if you want to try all of the demos you'll have to keep checking your Xbox Dashboard for more demos during the week. This event was announced last Thursday, along with a whole bunch of other cool stuff during Xbox and Bethesda's E3 2021 conference on Sunday.

Ronnell asks players to keep in mind that the demos are early representations and may not represent the full games, which is a pretty reasonable request. She even states that some games might not be available in the countries they release their demos in, which probably won't happen but would definitely be a bummer if that were the case. 

 

What Demos Are Coming to Xbox?

I'm glad you asked! First are 12 games (along with the developers that are creating them) that have just been announced as coming to Xbox platforms:

  • Arietta of Spirits (Third Spirit Games, PC, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) 
  • BattleCakes (Volcano Bean, Xbox, PC)
  • Button City (Subliminal, Nintendo Switch, PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PC)
  • Catlateral Damage: Remeowstered (Manekoware, PC, Xbox, Nintendo Switch)
  • Dreamers (PlaySys, PlayStation, Xbox)
  • Faraday Protocol (Red Koi Box, Xbox, PC)
  • Get Packed: Fully Loaded (Coatsink, Xbox One, PS4 and PC)
  • Paint the Town Red (South East Games, Xbox, PC (already released))
  • Tanknarok (Polyblock Studio, Xbox, PC (already released))
  • The Strange Story Of Brian Fisher: Chapter 2 (Intetic, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (already released))
  • The Tale of Bistun (Black Cube Games, PC, Xbox, PlayStation)
  • Wreck Out (Four5Six, Xbox)

And here's the rest of the games and developers that are participating in the [email protected] Summer Game Demo Fest:

 
 
  • A Juggler’s Tale (kaleidoscube)
  • Antipole DX (Saturnine Games)
  • Black Book (Morteshka)
  • Cardaclysm: Shards of the Four (Elder Games)
  • Clone Drone in the Danger Zone (Doborog)
  • Clouzy! (Tinymoon)
  • ConnecTank (YummyYummyTummy)
  • Death Trash (Crafting Legends)
  • Deathtrap Dungeon: The Golden Room (Good Gate Media)
  • Echo Generation (Cococucumber)
  • Fractal Space (Haze Games)
  • Godstrike (Overpowered)
  • Justice Sucks: Recharged (Samurai Punk)
  • Lake (Gamious)
  • Lawn Mowing Simulator (Skyhook Games)
  • Mad Streets (Craftshop)
  • Mayhem Brawler (Hero Concept)
  • Princess Farmer (Samobee Games)
  • Sable (Shedworks)
  • Sail Forth (David Evans Games)
  • Strings Theory (BeautifulBee)
  • Teacup (Smarto Club)
  • The Eternal Cylinder (ACE Team)
  • The Riftbreaker (EXOR Studios)
  • Trigger Witch (Rainbite)
  • Tunic (Isometricorp)

If you would like to check out the full article, be sure to go here. For more information on all things Xbox, be sure to stay tuned to TechRaptor for more details. 

Last but not least, Steam Next Fest that launches from June 16 to June 22, so if you're in the mood for a ton of PC demos you're definitely covered.