Hello January! Get ready with a round up of great titles coming your way this new year's month!
New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe
Join Mario, Luigi, and pals for single-player or multiplayer fun anytime, anywhere!
Platform: Switch / Style: Adventure / Release: 11.01.19
Take on two family-friendly, side-scrolling adventures with up to three friends as you try to save the Mushroom Kingdom. Includes the New Super Mario Bros. U and harder, faster New Super Luigi U games—both of which include Nabbit and Toadette as playable characters! Two games in one, for double the fun! Simple, straightforward controls, new playable characters optimized for younger and less-experienced players, and a wealth of bonus content—like a Hints gallery and helpful reference videos—make this a perfect choice for anyone looking to introduce their family to the wonderful world of Mario. All a player needs is one Joy-Con™ controller, so two people can team up right out of the box! Tackle 164 platforming courses in the two main game modes and enjoy extra replayability with three additional game modes in which you can also play as a Mii™ character: Challenges, Boost Rush, and Coin Battle!
The Town of Light
Platform: Switch / Style: Adventure / Release: 31.01.19
Play through the eyes of Renée, a 16-year-old girl who suffers from the symptoms of mental illness. She is searching for answers to the many questions from her past, whilst exploring the place where she spent most of her youth. Guide Renée through a dark and emotional journey where the lines between entertainment, storytelling and reality blur. Based on extensive research and inspired by real events, The Town of Light is a first-person psychological story adventure game set in the Volterra Psychiatric Asylum. Based in Tuscany, Italy, the asylum was shut down in the late 1970's by a law from the Italian government instructing all asylums to close and give back patients their civil rights. Explore the asylum as it stands to this day and uncover the good and bad in human nature.
Kingdom Hearts 3
Adventure in Disney and Pixar Worlds
Platform: PS4, XB1 / Style: RPG / Release: 29.01.19
KINGDOM HEARTS III tells the story of the power of friendship as Sora and his friends embark on a perilous adventure. Set in a vast array of Disney and Pixar worlds, KINGDOM HEARTS follows the journey of Sora, a young boy and unknowing heir to a spectacular power. Sora is joined by Donald Duck and Goofy to stop an evil force known as the Heartless from invading and overtaking the universe. Through the power of friendship, Sora, Donald and Goofy unite with iconic Disney-Pixar characters old and new to overcome tremendous challenges and persevere against the darkness threatening their worlds.
“What would it really be like to live the life of an adventurer?"
Platform: PS4, XB1 / Style: RPG / Release: 12.02.19
Outward is an open world RPG with a focus on simulating the life of an adventurer — not a legendary hero. Outward started with a simple question: “What would it really be like to live the life of an adventurer?" Outward want to simulate the day-to-day lifestyle of living alone in a vast world filled with creatures of fantasy to retiring and passing on your knowledge and skills to your next of kin, Outward is about creating a complete adventuring experience. It's not just combat, it's not just survival, it's both and more.
Sphinx and The Cursed Mummy
an original 3rd person action-adventure inspired by the mythology
Platform: Switch / Style: Action / Release: 29.01.18
Sphinx and The Cursed Mummy is an original 3rd person action-adventure inspired by the mythology of ancient Egypt. Travelling the world via magical portals to foil the evil plans of Set. Sphinx's Journey will require all his wits, agility, and special powers. He will also rely on his reluctant hero friend, The Mummy, to help when being inconspicuous is the only solution. By finding the stolen magical crowns of Egypt, Sphinx can stop Set and save the world.
Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story
Nintendo DS classic
Platform: 3DS / Style: Adventure / Release: 25.01.19
Nintendo DS classic, Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story, is back for more gut-busting adventures in Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr.’s Journey for Nintendo 3DS family systems. Mario and Luigi have been tasked with finding a cure for the blorbs, a disease threatening all life in the Mushroom Kingdom. But, thanks to Fawful, both brothers have been devoured by Bowser! And so, their journey takes them deep into the belly of the beast, leaving Bowser to scour the kingdom for the cure. The only way forward is to change between the Bros. and Bowser. The big bad will even beef up for monstrous boss battles fit for a king! Take ‘em down in this action-packed RPG, and find out what happens behind the scenes in the untold story of Bowser Jr.
The Raven Remastered
Platform: Switch / Style: Action / Release: 22.01.19
An ancient ruby is stolen from the British Museum. At the crime scene: a raven feather. Is somebody trying to follow in the footsteps of The Raven, the legendary master thief who disappeared years before? Constable Anton Jakob Zellner finds himself in the middle of the kind of murder mystery he so far only knew from reading his favourite crime novels. Nothing is what it seems. Everyone has something to hide. And the Raven is always one step ahead…
Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown
Platform: PS4, XB1 / Style: Flight Simulator / Release: 18.01.19
Putting gamers in the cockpit of the most advanced war planes ever developed, ACE COMBAT 7 delivers the ﬁercest air combat experience ever created through photorealistic visuals, intense dog-ﬁghting action, a multitude of authentic and futuristic aircraft to ﬂy and an immersive storyline. Leveraging the power of the newest generation gaming consoles, ACE COMBAT 7 will blow players away with the evolution of its graphics engine. Beautifully rendered cloud-ﬁlled skies and highly detailed cityscapes enhance the sense of unparalleled speed and set the stage for the most engaging aerial battles in the franchise’s storied 20 year history. ACE COMBAT 7 will provide an arsenal of ultra-modern super weapons and formidable enemies that the series is known for.
Resident Evil 2
Exclusive Collector’s Edition
Platform: PS4, XB1, PC / Style: Action / Release: 25.01.19
Originally released in 1998, Resident Evil 2, one of the most iconic games of all time, returns completely reimagined for next-gen consoles. Play individual campaigns for both Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield using an all new 3rd person view as you explore the zombie infested areas of Raccoon City, now stunningly re-built using Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine. New puzzles, storylines and areas mean both new and seasoned fans will find horrifying new surprises await them!
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes
action game, racing, puzzles…A total of seven different game titles!
Platform: Switch / Style: Action / Release: 18.01.19
The legendary gaming console – the Death Drive Mark 2… Travis Touchdown wanders into the game world and embarks on a rampage of epic proportions in Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes for Nintendo Switch. Inside, there’s an action game, racing, puzzles…A total of seven different game titles! With his Beam Katana in hand, he vows to exterminate every last Bug he finds. Pass a Joy-Con controller to a friend for co-op multiplayer – and partner up with the one and only Badman! Did we mention the Adventure Mode, which tells a new story?
Tales of Vesperia
Premium and Definitive Edition
Platform: PS4, XB1 / Style: RPG / Release: 11.01.19
A power struggle begins in a civilization dependent on an ancient technology, the blastia, and the Empire that controls it. The fates of two friends traveling separate paths intertwine in an epic adventure that threatens the existence of all. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Tales of Vesperia is one of the most beloved entries in the ‘Tales of’ series and returns with upscaled screen resolution, characters, events, and costumes never released outside of Japan.