Hello, Bonjour, Hola, Hallo, Kon’nichiwa and Cześć. Welcome to a brand new week and, more importantly, a brand new batch of games that will tempt and tease the money from your hands. Hopefully we all know the drill now – grab that coffee, get yourself in the chair and let’s go. The hype train is ready for boarding, let’s see where it takes us this week.
Hitman: Episode 3 – Marrakesh
There will be two targets to take down in the Marrakesh episode as part of the “Gilded Age” mission. One of these is a private banker named Claus Strandberg, who is hiding out in the Swedish Consulate building. The other target is General Reza Zaydan, who is surrounded by an “elite squad” of guards in the middle of the city. Both targets will be challenging to reach and both will of course have some entertaining special moments attached to them that will allow players to dole out some poetic justice,
Dead Island – Definitive Collection
Smash heads, crack skulls and slice ‘em up with visceral astounding melee combat and true story-based 4 player co-op in a sprawling open world just waiting for exploration. The Dead Island Definitive Collection Contains the genre defining Dead Island and it’s undead successor Dead Island Riptide bundled with all previously released DLC.
The whole city has been plunged into darkness. After an accident at the power station, a living electric spark must restore electricity to the city and give citizens back their safe and carefree lives. “TurnOn” tells the spellbinding tale of a brave alien creature and its striking journey through blackout world, in an incredibly colorful and detailed platformer without platforms. Featuring a charming art style and visual storytelling, cute character personality, and a soothing and magical soundtrack, “TurnOn” makes the world the way it was before, but a little better and kinder.
Hard Reset: Redux
The world as we know it ceased to exist. Humanity is at the verge of extinction, living in the last closed city of Bezoar. Mankind wages war against the machines controlling vast areas of what became the ‘Barrens’. Machines want to control and assimilate ‘The Sanctuary’ a network that holds billions of digitalized human minds. Our hero, Maj. Fletcher, is a soldier of CLN – a corporation combat unit, established to protect the city. Machines are constantly assaulting the walls of Bezoar. Fletcher moves in when Bezoar’s protective barrier is breached.
Kick And Fennick
Kick and Fennick sees you playing as kick. You must run and jump your way through 45 levels to climb your way up to the top of the core tower to get Fennick a new power core. Just to make things a little more interesting, there will be a whole host of enemies standing in your way. But don’t worry, Kick also comes with a gun, a really big gun.The gun that Kick carries not only helps him to fight the enemies that he faces, it also helps him to travel. Using the gun he can propel himself over large gaps because of course, what else is there to do with a gun other than to shoot it into the ground to help you jump.
Anima: Gate Of Memories
Anima: Gate of Memories is a third person action RPG that tells the story of two beings bound by an unwilling pact, a legendary monster and a girl who lost her past… Forced to stay together, their existences will take an unexpected turn they discover that both have been involved in something sinister, a war in the shadows in which they will have an involuntary leading role. Gate of Memories features a unique Dual System that allows you to control two different characters and interchange them dynamically in the middle of any action to create countless combinations.
Daydreamer: Awakened Edition
Daydreamer: Awakened Edition is the story of the last human who rouses from an eternal sleep to an unfamiliar Earth. Aliens took over the planet thousands of years ago, and the nameless protagonist was kept in a stasis chamber as a twisted relic to memorialize their victory. However, the mysterious Immortal Gate Keeper liberates her and sets her on a dangerous expedition to the Earth’s core. Be warned though—the aliens will do whatever it takes to get their trophy back, and the Earth is filled with frightening creatures that hunger for human flesh. The game also features special “pets” formed from the imagination of the Dreamer who provide support to give the player a tactical edge amongst all the chaos. The game is boss-focused and plays like a classic arcade shoot ‘em up with off-road checkpoints.
One Piece: Burning Blood
One Piece Burning Blood is a dynamic and colourful new fighting game featuring the world’s most famous pirate: Monkey D. Luffy. Get ready for some crazy action and devastating combos! Devil Fruits and “Haki” can be used to do massive special moves and take down the fiercest opponents! Switch from 3 characters at any time during the fight and trigger amazing attacks! More than 40 playable characters coming from all over Grand Line and beyond! Relive the Marineford War through intense fights and cutscenes!
Wow – Man – Wow, that’s a healthy lineup to say the very least. I personally can’t wait to play the Dead Island games again, I’ve had it on pre-order so am excited like a kid again. How about you though, what’s taking your fancy? Drop us a comment and let us know.