This Weeks New Releases – W/C 14th August

Game Release This Week

It’s Monday again and that means people are going back to work, but it also means a new week of releases on Xbox. After a fairly quiet couple of weeks, we’ve got some big hitters hitting the store, with an anticipated entrant into the Game Preview programme – and it all kicks off tomorrow.  So if you’re on your lunch break, check out what’s available this week

Tuesday 15th August

Sonic Mania

PREVIEW_SCREENSHOT1_150832Experience the ultimate celebration of past and future in Sonic Mania, an all-new 2D Sonic adventure running at a crisp 60FPS with stunning HD retro-style graphics. Multiple playable characters give you the ability to go explosively fast as Sonic, soar as Tails, or power through tough obstacles with Knuckles’ brute strength. You can re-live the Sonic of the past with an exciting new twist on classic zones while fighting against new bosses and Dr. Eggman’s evil robot army. Go head to-head with players in Competition Mode or play in Co-Op Mode with a friend.

 

The Pillars of the Earth

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Based upon Ken Follett’s book of the same name; which has been adapted and split into three parts releasing over the coming months. A point and click interactive novel.


Wednesday 16th August

Conan Exiles (Game Preview)

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Conan Exiles is an open-world survival game set in the brutal lands of “Conan the Barbarian.” Here you have been exiled to a harsh desert, where you must build and dominate the lands around you to survive. You can either play alone in single-player, in co-op with friends, or on a private or public online server populated with dozens of other players.
Don’t forget that this is also the day when we get access to the next lot of Games with Gold. Trials Fusion and Red Faction: Armageddon.

Friday 18th August
Agents of Mayhem
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Agents-of-Mayhem-Shot-01In Agents of MAYHEM, you run a no-holds barred operation against a shadowy super-villain organization known only as LEGION and their mysterious leader, the Morningstar. You play as a variety of Super Agents – each with their own distinct look, personality, weapons, and skills. Explore the city of Seoul to rout out LEGION operatives and their vile plans to take over the world.
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Thumper is rhythm violence: classic rhythm-action, blistering speed, and brutal physicality. You are a space beetle. Brave the hellish void and confront your nemesis: a maniacal giant head.

So whether you fancy yourself some nostalgia with the speedy blue hog, causing havoc and destruction with super-powered agents or becoming barbaric, there’s something for everyone this week. What will you choose? Let us know your thoughts and opinions in the comments below.
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