Hello April! Get ready with a round up of great titles coming your way this month!
God of War
A New Beginning
Platform: PS4 / Style: Adventure / Release: 20.04.18
From Santa Monica Studio and creative director Cory Barlog comes a new beginning for one of gaming’s most recognizable icons. Living as a man outside the shadow of the gods, Kratos must adapt to unfamiliar lands, unexpected threats, and a second chance at being a father. Together with his son Atreus, the pair will venture into the brutal Norse wilds and fight to fulfill a deeply personal quest.
Make – Play – Discover
Platform: Switch / Style: Creative / Release: 27.04.18
Nintendo Labo combines the magic of the Nintendo Switch system with the fun of DIY creations.
Show off your creativity by adding fun designs to your Toy-Con projects. Use your own color, paint, stickers, and original crafting ideas!
Dream up new ways to use your Toy-Con creations and bring them to life.
With Toy-Con Garage, included in your kit’s software, you can use a simple interface to link inputs to outputs and create your own fun activities.
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life
The Dragon of Dojima Returns!
Platform: PS4 / Style: Action / Release: 17.04.18
Three years after the events of Yakuza 5, Kazuma Kiryu, the Dragon of Dojima, returns in Yakuza 6: The Song of Life with the dream of living a quiet life. Upon his arrival, he discovers Haruka has been involved in an accident and has slipped into a coma, leaving her young son, Haruto, without care. To protect this child, Kiryu takes Haruto to the last place Haruka was spotted, Onomichi, Hiroshima. There, a new and merciless world of Yakuza awaits the unlikely pair. Who is Haruto’s father and why are the Tojo Clan and Yomei Alliance both after him? With some unlikely friends, Kiryu will have to navigate through the criminal underworld he left behind and fight for the answers to keep the family he loves safe.
Yakuza 6 features an emotional story that examines the strength of family relationships, and highlights an improved battle systems that seamlessly transitions between battles and between explorable areas.
Don’t Starve Mega Pack
Survive but Don’t Starve!
Platform: PS4, Xbox One / Release: 20.04.18
Don’t Starve is an uncompromising wilderness survival game full of science and magic with a unique whimsical visual style with 2D characters inhabiting a unique 3D world.
Play as Wilson, an intrepid Gentleman Scientist who has been trapped by a demon and transported to a mysterious wilderness world.
Gather resources to craft items and structures that match your survival style. Play your way as you unravel the mysteries of this strange land.
Max The Curse of Brotherhood
Platform: Switch / Style: Adventure / Release: 24.04.18
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is a cinematic adventure filled with action-packed platforming and creative puzzle-solving. Armed with only a Magic Marker, Max must confront evil at every turn in a hostile and fantastical world in order to save his kid brother, Felix. Join Max on his great adventure !
Platform: PS4, Xbox One / Style: Action / Release: 10.04.18
Now the threat has returned, and only those trained in the ways of the ancient order stand a chance at defeating the ogres. You are one of the world’s last Sentinels, a soldier named Avil equipped with the skills to battle the endless wave of Ravenii.
As far back as anyone can remember, humanity has been at war with itself. For generations, kingdoms have fought amongst themselves while the real threat loomed in the distance. Legend calls them the Ravenii, encroaching armies of bloodthirsty monsters standing 150 feet tall that once threatened to destroy humankind.
The Invisible Hours
Platform: Xbox One / Style: Story / Release: 10.04.18
One murder, Seven suspects, Seven stories.
The invisible hours is a richly detailed, real time narrative VR experience where you choose whom to watch, what to hear and where to explore, on your way o solving the most unique murder mystery ever created.
As an invisible audience member, you don’t sit and watch – instead, in Virtual Reality, you explore freely. You can follow any character at any time. You can go anywhere in the entire mansion.
Assetto Corsa: Ultimate Edition
Platform: PS4, Xbox One / Style: Racing / Release: 20.04.18
Assetto Corsa Ultimate Edition is the most complete package ever conceived for the critically acclaimed and ground breaking racing simulator.
Users will benefit from the combination of pure driving realism and pin-point accuracy together with every car and track to ever be released for the game, featuring, besides the latest and updated version of Assetto Corsa, the Prestige pack, the three Porsche Packs, the Red, the ReadyToRace and the Japanese Packs, plus the Ferrari 70th Anniversary DLCs.
Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap
Platform: Switch / Style: Platformer / Release: 27.04.18
Boasting beautiful, hand-drawn animations and a re-orchestrated soundtrack, the cult classic returns with a unique blend of exploration, action, and adventure!
Cursed into a half-human, half-lizard monstrosity by the Meka-Dragon, you are in search for a cure! The only way you can return to human form is to find the Salamander Cross, a magical item with the power to remove curses…
With each dragon slain, the curse intensifies, transforming you into different animals! Explore large, interconnected locations populated with grumpy monsters and exotic dragons!
Urban Trial Playground
Platform: Switch / Style: Racing / Release: 24.04.18
Urban Trial Playground is the stunt bike racing series with action straight from the sunny and colourful beaches of California, mixing in even more crazy tricks, flips and combos than ever before. It’s a game of speed, balance and style!
Independent front and rear brake controls, allow players to pull off stoppies and front flips as well as sliding into huge skid burns on the track!
With a vibrant, sun soaked background and chilled out atmosphere setting the scene for some truly breathtaking stunts, get ready to flip, trick and roll over palm trees and golden sands dunes.
Rick and Morty VR
Platform: PS VR / Style: Action / Release: 27.04.18
Rick and Morty have teleported into your living room for a cutting-edge VR adventure from Adult Swim Games and Owlchemy Labs (Job Simulator). Play as a Morty clone as you explore Rick’s garage, the Smith household, and alien worlds.
Experience life as a clone of Morty and all the trauma that comes with it. Step through portals to strange worlds, help Rick with his bizarre experiments, and use your hands in VR to pick up and play in an interaction-filled 3D Rick-ality. Follow Rick’s directions (or don’t!) to solve puzzles and complete missions in this fully voice acted adventure.
Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition
Platform: PS4, Switch / Style: Action / Release: 27.04.18
Iconic genie Shantae is back in her most thrilling adventure yet! The award-winning 2D platforming series levels-up to stunning new heights thanks to an eye-popping new graphical style, an infectious soundtrack and incredible new game features. Transform into different creatures, dance through dynamic, danger-filled stages, complete quests for friends and face-off against awesome screen-filling bosses in an action-packed thrill ride without equal.
Platform: PS4, Switch / Style: RPG / Release: 13.04.18
Gal*Gun is back for an adventure more outrageous than ever before! A new army of girls has been overpowered by lust in THE FULL-FRONTAL SEQUEL to Japan’s most infamous shooter. Fend them off with your Pheromone Shot and use new gadgets to expel demons from their bodies in the most audacious first-person shooter you’ll ever play!
SteamWorld Dig 2
Platform: Nintendo Switch / Style: Skill and Chance / Release: 27.04.18
Adventure Waits Below the Surface…
SteamWorld Dig 2 takes you on a platform mining adventure forged in Metroidvania flames. When an old trading town is struck by mysterious earthquakes, it’s up to a lone steambot and her unlikely companion to uncover what trembling terrors lie beneath.
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