This week, starting October 15, from the stage of history to the dark expanses of undiscovered space there is plenty to play. A new entry from an indie developer that made a huge impact on the industry and it’s time for blocky bad guys to take centre stage.
So let’s jump in and have a look at what’s coming out this week.
Starlink: Battle for Atlas | 16/10/18
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One
“Mix and match pilots, ships, wings, and weapons to fully customize your dream starship. Instantly see changes that you make to your physical ship get applied in-game. Build your own playstyle with unique pilot abilities and weapon configurations to overcome deadly challenges.” – [source]
Warriors Orochi 4 | 16/10/18
Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Developer: Koei Tecmo
Publisher: Koei Tecmo
“WARRIORS OROCHI 4 stars heroes from the DYNASTY WARRIORS and SAMURAI WARRIORS series. 170 playable characters, new magic elements and an all new story enhance the latest entry in this exciting tactical action series.” – [source]
LEGO DC Super-Villains | 17/10/18
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PC, Xbox One
Developer: TT Games
Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
“It’s good to be bad… Embark on an all-new DC/LEGO® adventure by becoming the best villain the universe has seen. Players will create and play as an all-new super-villain throughout the game, unleashing mischievous antics and wreaking havoc in an action-packed story.” – [source]
SINNER: Sacrifice for Redemption | 18/10/18
Platforms: Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Developer: DARK STAR
Publisher: Another Indie
“Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption is a boss battler action-RPG. Face eight abhorrent bosses, the first seven each based on one of the deadly sins. Before each epic clash, you must sacrifice a stat and level down to enter combat. Each fight will be tougher than the last as you wage war against sin itself.” – [source]
Return of the Obra Dinn | 19/10/18
Developer: Lucas Pope
Publisher: 3909 LLC
“In 1802, the merchant ship Obra Dinn set out from London for the Orient with over 200 tons of trade goods. Six months later it hadn’t met its rendezvous point at the Cape of Good Hope and was declared lost at sea.” – [source]
Soul Calibur VI | 19/10/18
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC
Developer: BANDAI NAMCO
Publisher: BANDAI NAMCO
“Bring more than your fists to the fight! Featuring all-new battle mechanics and characters, SOULCALIBUR VI marks a new era of the historic franchise. Welcome back to the stage of history!” – [source]
Our top pick of the week?
Return of the Obra Dinn
Creator of the iconic Papers, Please, Lucas Pope, has already proven that he is a skilled storyteller. Branching in a new artistic direction for his next endeavour this narrative heavy mystery is sure to bring something special and different to the gaming world.
What new titles are you most excited for this week? Be sure to let us know!