Best Xbox games coming in June 2020 — The Bard's Tale: ARPG, Desperados III, and more

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Every week, numerous games launch on Xbox One, but which ones truly stand out? Here are some of the biggest and most anticipated titles launching across Microsoft's platforms — including Xbox One X — next week. We have a few major releases on Xbox One, but there are still a few surprises here and there. Notably, Desperados III and Disintegration are launching soon. With that in mind, here are all the best games hitting the Microsoft Store this week, between June 15 and 19. You can take a look at some of our past selections here.

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The Bard's Tale: ARPG - Remastered and Resnarkled

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You are the Bard, a selfish rogue weary of pointless sub-quests and rat-infested cellars. Through magical song, you summon characters to join your quest! Prepare to immerse yourself in over 20 hours of adventure, featuring a vast world to explore with towns, wild forests, rivers, castles, towers, secret dungeons, snowy mountains, caverns, haunted tombs, and more.

The Bard's Tale: ARPG - Remastered and Resnarkled should launch on June 18.

Desperados III

Desperados III is a story-driven, hardcore tactical stealth game, set in a ruthless Wild West scenario. Play smart if you want to succeed. A good plan can make the difference between survival and finding yourself at the business end of a pistol.

Desperados III should launch on June 16, starting at $60. The game runs at 4K resolution on Xbox One X. You can purchase it on the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).


From V1 Interactive, the new 30-person independent development studio founded by Marcus Lehto, the co-creator of Halo, comes Disintegration, a first-person shooter with real-time strategy elements. Set in the near future on Earth, the only hope for human survival is through Integration, a process developed to preserve human brains in robotic armatures. You play as Romer Shoal, a former Gravcycle pilot in command of a small resistance force still grasping onto the fading memories of their human selves.

Disintegration should launch on June 16. The game is Xbox One X Enhanced. You can purchase it on the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).

Namco Museum Archives

Namco Museum Archives is a collection of popular arcade games from Bandai Namco. It comes in two volumes so you'll have to purchase them individually. Titles like Galaxian, Xevious, Mappy, Pac-Man, Dig-Dug, and more are part of the package.

Namco Museum Archives Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 should launch on June 18. You can purchase them through the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).


Inspired by the golden era of skateboarding, experience what skateboarding really is: an incredible culture where there are no other goals other than expressing your creativity and achieving success through hard work, perseverance, and bits of madness for no one else other than yourself.

Session should join Xbox Game Preview on June 17. You can purchase it through the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).

If you're looking for a break between those heavy-hitters like Resident Evil 3 that released a few weeks ago, be sure to check out these games because they're a lot of fun.

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Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.