New Game Releases for Week of February 1st


Game Releases Week of January 31st-February 6th (Releases subject to change)

Digimon Story Cybersleuth (PS4, Vita)

Set in the not-too-distant future, the line between the real and digital worlds is blurred. Logging into cyberspace is part of everyday life. For one teenager, a harmless on-line chat spawns a chance encounter with a mysterious hacker. Little did this teen know, this brief meeting would lead to a digi-monumental adventure. In Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth, scan, raise, and train your faithful Digimon companions to battle by your side against a group of hackers. Do you have what it takes to crack this digi-case?

MegaDimension Neptunia VII (PS4)

The game features a new battle system with a different combo structure to previous games, although some similarities still exist. The gameplay places strong emphasis on the positioning of characters.[6] Each goddess character has a “Next Form”, which is an additional transformation phase on top of their existing goddess transformations; these forms cause changes to combat style, in addition to character personality changes.

Nitro Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel (PS4)

Fast-Paced Fighting Action with Easy-to-Learn Gameplay – From the makers of Arcana Heart comes a new fighting game that’s as simple as it is chaotic; easy-to-execute combo chains and assist mechanics can get up to six characters onscreen.

Gravity Rush Remastered (PS4)

Gain a new perspective as Kat, a strong-willed girl trying to protect her future in a world that’s crumbling to pieces. With incredible gravity-altering abilities, Kat is the only one who can salvage the floating city of Hekseville – if only she could remember who she is…

Not a Hero (PS4)

Not A Hero is a 2D, cover-based, side-scrolling shooter about a purple rabbit from the future.

Crypt of the Necrodancer (PS4, Vita, PC)

A hardcore rhythm-based roguelike game. Can you survive this deadly dungeon of dance, slay the NecroDancer, and recapture your still beating heart? Or will you be a slave to the rhythm for all eternity? Players must move on the beat to navigate procedurally generated dungeons while battling dancing skeletons, zombies, dragons, and more! Groove with the game’s epic dance soundtrack, or select songs from your own MP3 collection! You can even play with a dance pad to really shake your bones!

Call of Duty Black Ops III: Awakening DLC (PS4)

The first of four planned DLC map packs, Awakening features 4 new multiplayer maps – Skyjacked, Rise, Splash, and Gauntlet – and the next chapter in the Black Ops 3 Zombies saga, Der Eisendrache.

Dying Light: The Following (PS4, XONE, PC)

Dying Light: The Following is a significant expansion to Dying Light and the untold chapter of Kyle Crane’s story. Take to a vast new area that will transform your Dying Light experience through new game mechanics, environments and challenges on top of the established core of the game.

Cobalt (XONE, XB360, PC)

Colbalt is a wacky action platformer from indie developer Mojang.

Fortified (XONE, PC)

Fortified is an exciting new take on action strategy games. It combines shooter, real-time strategy, and base defense mechanics in a way that will challenge players like never before. The game features a captivating visual presentation that is an homage to classic 1950’s sci-fi films. You will defend your cities from sky scraping robot invaders and menacing flying saucers. In Fortified, your goal is to work as a team to defend your base against unrelenting waves of enemy robots. Not only will you build defensive structures and engage in 3rd person shooting, but as a first for the genre, you will also be able to train and command units. Fortified features an uncompromising level of difficulty, and victory is only achievable with proper strategy and role fulfillment on the battlefield.

Krinkle Krusher (PS4, PS4, XONE, Vita)

Krinkle Krusher is an action castle defense in which you cast elemental spells to defend your kingdom from the twisted and hungry creatures called Krinkles. After several generations of peace, they happen to come back exactly when the Ancient Tree bears its first fruits in centuries and of course a cake was made from it.


20 years have passed since world leaders unconditionally surrendered to alien forces and XCOM, the world’s last line of defense, was left destroyed and scattered. Now the aliens hold dominion over the Earth, building shining cities that promise a brilliant future for humanity on the surface, while hiding a sinister intent below and eliminating all who don’t fall in line with their new order. Online those who live at the edges of the world have a modicum of freedom. Here, a force gathers once again to stand up for humanity. Consistently on the run, the remnant XCOM forces need to find a way to regroup, expose the nefarious truth behind the occupation, and eliminate the alien threat for good.

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