The July 2019 Xbox Update is now rolling out worldwide for all Xbox Users. This month's update includes a new way to interact with Xbox Game Pass, additional countries for the Xbox Skill for Alexa, and new Xbox Skill for Alexa voice commands.
Let's take a look at what’s new:
New features for Xbox Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass offers a curated library of over 100 high-quality games on PC and console, available to download and play at full fidelity for one low-monthly price. Today, Microsoft is rolling a new way to manage your Xbox Game Pass collection.
Play later – Play later enables you to make a list of games from the Xbox Game Pass catalog for you to come back to on your time, making it even easier to find your next game. Manage your collection from your Xbox console or the Game Pass mobile app and download your games when you’re ready.
Xbox Skill for Alexa – More countries and new voice commands
Last year, Microsoft expanded voice control support by introducing the Xbox Skill for Alexa, which enables you to navigate and interact with Xbox One using voice commands through your Alexa-enabled devices. Today they've added more supported countries and new Alexa voice commands to see what’s happening on Xbox Game Pass and check in with your Xbox Live friends.
In FIA European Truck Racing Championship, players can take the wheel of 45 official trucks from top manufacturers, including Volvo, MAN, Freightliner, Western Star and many others! They can test their driving skills on all 8 faithfully recreated circuits of the ETRC, as well as on iconic circuits such as Laguna Seca, the COTA and Fuji Speedway. All 20 teams and championship drivers are also included in the game.
With 5 single-player and 5 multiplayer modes, FIA European Truck Racing Championship is a realistic simulation and an exciting new option for fans of racing games.
Let's take a look at the newest trailer:
FIA European Truck Racing Championship launchesÂ on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch,Â and PC on July 18, 2019.
The Surge 2 is now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.
The action of The Surge 2 is set in a dark universe in the convention of science fiction, in which people have significantly developed technology and started to rely more and more on machines. Unfortunately, creations do not always listen to their creators, sometimes leading to dramatic events.
Preorder The Surge 2 and get the exclusive URBN armor set, weapons and equipment. In a bid to survive, explore the sprawling, devastated Jericho City. Fight ferocious threats in brutal, unforgiving combat, slashing and tearing the limbs off your opponents to steal their equipment.
The Surge 2 releases September 24 on Xbox One. Pre-orders are available now!
CODE VEINis a vampire-themed action RPG with dungeon exploration, and powered by Unreal Engine 4. In the not too distant future, a mysterious disaster has brought collapse to the world as we know it. Towering skyscrapers, once symbols of prosperity, are now lifeless graves of humanity’s past pierced by the Thorns of Judgment. At the center of the destruction lies a hidden society of Revenants called Vein. This ﬁnal stronghold is where the remaining few ﬁght to survive, blessed with Gifts of power in exchange for their memories and a thirst for blood. Give into the bloodlust fully and risk becoming one of the Lost, ﬁendish ghouls devoid of any remaining humanity. Wandering aimlessly in search of blood, the Lost will stop at nothing to satisfy their hunger. Team up and embark on a journey to the ends of hell to unlock your past and escape your living nightmare in CODE VEIN.
There are 2 digital editions of CODE VEIN available to pre-order:
CODE VEIN Deluxe Edition ($79.99/£74.99/€89,99/AU$129.95) - Pre-order the Deluxe Edition and you'll receive the following: The Full Game, Season Pass, Season Pass bonus: Mia Bonus Content, Deluxe Edition bonus: Insatiable Bloodthirst accessory pack, GE Weapon Collaboration Set, Blood Veil Ogre, Accessory Set
CODE VEIN will be available for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows on September 27, 2019.
GRID is a racing experience like no other. Offering unrivalled moment-to-moment racing, GRID returns with an all-new experience where every race is the chance to choose your own path, create your own story and conquer the world of motorsport.
Take your place in the GRID World Series and fight in thrilling wheel-to-wheel battles with the most iconic and desirable race cars – current and classic, from GT through Touring and Muscle to Stock and Super Modifieds – and in some of the world’s most iconic locations.
GRID captures every moment of the race, from the adrenaline rush of lights-out to the elation at the chequered flag – and in-between, it’s all action too. Incidents come one right after the other – tight overtakes, bumper-to bumper scrapes and competitive collisions – all heightened by rivalries, team-mates and a nemesis driver who will all either try to help or hinder your progress.
There are two digital editions of GRID available to pre-order:
GRID Ultimate Edition ($84.99/£74.99/€ 89,99/$134.95AU) - Pre-order the GRID Ultimate Edition and receive, in addition to the main game: 3 days early access, Season 1, Season 2, Season 3, Grid Edition Aston Martin Vantage GT4, Grid Edition Pontiac Firebird Modified, Grid Edition Chevrolet Corvette C7.R, Grid Edition Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VI Time Attack, Grid Edition Renault R26, Player Cards, Player Banners, Unique Liveries, VIP Status
Developed by Codemasters, "GRID" releases on September 13, 2019 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.
World of Warships Legends Liberty Pack is now available to download for free on Xbox One.
It's time to declare your Independence commanders! Kickstart your Independence Day celebrations with a Liberty Pack. Increase your in-game achievements with a stack of additional supplies: boosters, camouflage, as well as Premium account time.
World of Warships: Legends - Liberty pack (Free) - The World of Warships Legends Liberty Pack contains: 4 days of Premium Account, 10 Common ship XP boosters, 5 Rare ship XP boosters, 10 Common credit boosters, 5 Rare credit boosters, 10 Common boosters of commander expertise , 5 Rare boosters of commander expertise, 10 Common boosters of general expertise, 5 Rare boosters of general expertise, 10 Common boosters of battle propensity, 5 Rare boosters of battle propensity, 10 sets of Type 1 Camouflage and 10 sets of Type 2 Camouflage.