Hello and a very warm welcome to you, I hope you are feeling fine and dandy on this Monday. Once again the weekend has flown by in the blink of an eye, but every cloud has a silver lining – you just need to look for them sometimes. Yes the weekend might have finished but that means a new week is about to start, you know what that means? You got it, a brand new lineup of games for us to enjoy. So without anymore dilly dally, let’s jump straight in and check out the latest episode of ‘Games Out This Week’. You got your coffee and your chair, this hype train isn’t waiting any longer.
Gears Of War 4
A new saga begins for one of the most acclaimed video game franchises in history. After narrowly escaping an attack on their village, JD Fenix and his friends, Kait and Del, must rescue the ones they love and discover the source of a monstrous new enemy. Never Fight Alone: Enjoy two-player co-op campaign with friends locally via split-screen or over Xbox Live. Player 2 can select either Kait or Del. Horde 3.0: Team up with four others and battle wave after wave of increasingly difficult enemies by choosing your combat class, leveling up your skills and deploying fortifications anywhere on the map. Explosive Versus Multiplayer: Compete online in new and favorite game types, all at 60fps on dedicated servers. A new visible ranking system means fairer matchmaking for social, competitive and professional players alike.
Coming off the heels of WWE 2K16, which earned critical press and fan acclaim – including an 8.8 out of 10 from IGN.com – WWE 2K17 arrives as the reigning and defending flagship WWE video game franchise champion with cover Superstar Brock Lesnar! WWE 2K17 features stunning graphics, ultra-authentic gameplay and a massive roster of WWE and NXT’s popular Superstars and Legends.
Rise Of The Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration
Explore Croft Manor in the new “Blood Ties” story, then defend it against a zombie invasion in “Lara’s Nightmare”. Survive extreme conditions with a friend in the new online Co-Op Endurance mode, and brave the new “Ultimate Survivor” difficulty. Also features an outfit and weapon inspired by Tomb Raider III, and 5 classic Lara skins. Existing DLC will challenge you to explore a new tomb that houses an ancient terror in Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch, and combat waves of infected predators in Cold Darkness Awakened.
Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour
Frag like it’s 1996 – this time with even more asses to kick! Join the world’s greatest action hero in Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour as he saves Earth once again, kicking alien ass and saving babes across the globe along the way. Blast your way through hordes of ugly aliens in four classic Duke Nukem 3D episodes plus an additional ALL NEW FIFTH EPISODE from the game’s ORIGINAL EPISODE DESIGNERS with new MUSIC from the game’s ORIGINAL COMPOSER and new Duke Talk from the ORIGINAL VOICE of Duke Nukem.
Mantis Burn Racing
The race is on in Mantis Burn Racing, where fast-paced bumper-to-bumper racing combines with intuitive, tactile gameplay and stunning visuals in one of the best-looking and most immersive top-down racers around. Drive incredible built-for-racing vehicles across highly detailed, visually stunning tracks, in high-risk, high-speed races where winning is everything. Prove your skills in an extensive career mode and take on friends with 4-player local split-screen racing and online modes for up to 8 players in ‘one-more-go’ style competitive racing. With a RPG-style upgrade system providing players with deep tactical choices and excellent replay-ability, this is racing at its rawest but most exciting!
Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience
The Definitive Experience will give players an opportunity to play the complete MGSV experience, without interruption. Additionally, with Metal Gear Online, players also get access to a completely unique multi-player setting that is designed for a truly engrossing gaming experience as well.
Moto Racer 4
Developed using Unreal Engine 4, Moto Racer 4 has revived the craze for the winning formula that made the original trilogy so successful. High-speed races on powerful bikes alternate with motocross on more nimble machines for a white-knuckle ride that remains playable despite the need for technical prowess, with rules of fair-play often put to one side. Moto Racer 4, which is still developed by Microïds and Artefacts Studio, under the supervision of its original designer, Paul Cuisset, will include no less than 15 single and multiplayer game modes.
NOW That’s What I Call Sing 2
NOW That’s What I Call Sing 2 will allow players to choose from 30 smash hits across both single player and multiplayer, which will support up to eight players on PS4 and Xbox One. Huge chart-toppers such as Justin Bieber with “Sorry”, Charlie Puth with “One Call Away”, Coldplay with “Adventure Of A Lifetime” and Jason Derulo with “Want To Want Me” are included in the track list. Also, hits from the likes of Years & Years with “King”, Meghan Trainor with “NO”, WALK THE MOON with “Shut Up And Dance” and more will be featured in NOW That’s What I Call Sing 2.
Kaos has discovered the ancient power of Mind Magic and is using it to create an unstoppable army of Doomlanders! Eon is calling upon all Portal Masters and Skylands’ greatest mystic warriors, the Senseis, to stop Kaos and regain control of the Mind Magic. Now, you must use the power of your imagination to create your own Skylanders to battle in the ultimate adventure alongside the almighty Senseis to save Skylands.
Oh my days, what a week!! There has to be something in this lineup that takes your fancy, but what is it that floats your boat from the above? Why not give us a shout in the comments with your plans for this week’s lineup, we’d love to know.