This week, starting January 28, the time has finally come, it’s been coming for about a decade and now one of the most anticipated games of the last few years is about to release. Don’t worry though, we’ve got plenty of other games coming out this week that probably didn’t take as long in development, it’s a pretty safe bet.
So let’s jump in and have a look at what’s coming out this week.
Kingdom Hearts III | 29/01/2019
Platforms: Xbox One, PlayStation 4
Developer: Square Enix Co
Publisher: Square Enix Co
“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.” – [source]
Genesis Alpha One | 29/01/2019
Genre: Action RPG
Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Developer: Radiation Blue
Publisher: Team17 Digital Ltd
“Genesis Alpha One mixes thrilling roguelike mechanics with a deep ship builder and fast first-person action, putting you in the role of an interstellar pioneer.” – [source]
Sunless Skies | 31/01/2019
Developer: Failbetter Games
Publisher: Failbetter Games
“Sunless Skies is a Gothic Horror roleplay game with a focus on exploration and exquisite storytelling. The only thing between you and the waste-winds, storms and cosmic lightning is your engine. Tend and upgrade it, buy weaponry and exotic equipment, and keep her hull in good shape to hold the hostile Heavens at bay.” – [source]
Dragon Marked for Death | 31/01/2019
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
Developer: Inti Creates Co
Publisher: Inti Creates Co
“Dragon Marked For Death is a side-scrolling 2D action RPG that can played solo or with up to four players in local or online multiplayer. You play as the survivors of the Dragonblood Clan who set out to take revenge on the Kingdom of Medius, who destroyed their home and captured the Dragonblood Oracle, Amica. To obtain the power they need to enact their revenge, they forge a pact with the Astral Dragon Atruum.” – [source]
Wargroove | 01/02/2019
Genre: Turn-based Tactics
Platforms: Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch (PlayStation 4 Releasing Later)
“Take to the battlefield with Wargroove, a strategy game for up to 4 players! Choose your Commander and wage turn-based war on battling factions. Design and share maps, cut-scenes and campaigns with easy-to-use editors and in-depth customization tools!” – [source]
DreamWorks Dragons: Dawn of New Riders | 01/02/2019
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch (PC Releasing Later)
Developer: Climax Group
Publisher: Outright Games
“Join the new heroic duo, Scribbler and Patch, in an epic battle to save dragons and defeat the villain, Eir, who is controlling dragons to carry out her evil plans.” – [source]
Our top pick of the week?
Kingdom Hearts III
Undoubtedly one of the most anticipated titles ever. Many people thought Kingdom Hearts III would never release and yet here we are, mere days away from its launch.
Gamers have been demanding a new Kingdom Hearts game for over a decade now and you know it has a lot to prove. Thankfully the game looks like it’s on track to impress and we simply can’t wait to get involved in this huge new title.
What new titles are you most excited for this week? Be sure to let us know!