Game Releases for the Week of April 24th, 2016


Releases for the Week of April 24th, 2016 (Dates subject to change)


Rocketbirds 2: Evolution (PS4, Vita)

iL Putzki, that dastardly Penguin despot, is still alive – and the evil totalitarian Penguin regime seems stronger than ever! What’s up with that? Uncover the sinister plot as Hardboiled Chicken, the Original Coq of War, and put an end to it, once and for all – in the full, single player story campaign. After the fall of Albatropolis, General Puff and the Budgie Commandos have set up residence in the old hotel and are getting themselves organized. Assemble a strike force of great magnitude and go on rescue missions behind enemy lines in the game’s 1 – 4 player Rescue Mode. Leave no bird behind!

Alienation (PS4)

Unleash a devastating array of conventional, hybrid and Alien weaponry and eliminate the Alien masses with extreme firepower in massively destructible environments where collateral damage can literally bring the house down.

Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Game Series (PS4, XONE, PS3, Xbox 360, PC, iPhone/iPad)

Like all good tales, there’s more than one side to a story. Especially one about a Vault key, the Hyperion Corporation, bandits, loot, gangsters, Vault Hunters, secret Atlas tech, explosions, getaways, extortion, betrayal, and mayhem. Set after the events seen in Borderlands 2, Tales from the Borderlands is about Rhys, a Hyperion company man looking to become the next Handsome Jack, and it’s also about Fiona, a Pandoran con artist out to score the biggest of all swindles. Lured into danger by a Vault key and all it promises, the unlikely duo are thrown together with a common goal and a huge amount of mistrust. Who is telling the truth, and why is it important That’s up to you to decide. You are Rhys…and you are also Fiona, because like every tale worth telling, there are two…oh, you read that part already? Well, it’s important to remember that there *are* two sides to every story, and you my friend, you will tell this tale, or…tales, through the choices that you make. Your every decision as both Rhys and Fiona will affect the people and world around you: this is a game where YOU are the final author in a brand new Borderlands story set on the unforgiving world of Pandora.

King’s Quest Chapter 3: Once Upon a Climb (PS4, XONE, PS3, Xbox 360, PC)

Continuing Sierra and The Odd Gentlemen’s modern reimagining of the classic adventure game series, Once Upon a Climb focuses on King Graham’s quest to rescue his future bride—Queen Valanice—from the wicked witch Hagatha’s tower.

Battle Worlds: Kronos (PS4, XONE, PC, iPhone/iPad)


Battle Worlds: Kronos is a turn-based strategy game that stays true to its hexagonal-roots, inspired by classics like Battle Isle. The planet is once again torn by war, for the succession of a new emperor. Its destiny is in your hands.

JumpJet Rex (XONE, PC)

JumpJet Rex is a punishing, old school 2-Dplatformer where players take control of a Tyrannosaurus Rex with extraterrestrial jump boots to save dino-kind from extinction by a giant asteroid.

Lost Reavers (Wii U)

Sega 3D Classics Collection (3DS)

A collection of 9 classic SEGA games in one game! From the arcades straight to your Nintendo 3DS, experience the classics that defined the genres in gameplay. Choose a game to suit your mood! Shooting, racing, action, puzzle, and more! With:

-Power Drift

-Puyo Puyo 2

-Maze Walker

-Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa

-Fantazy Zone II W

-Sonic The Hedgehog

-Thunder Blade

-Galaxy Force II

-Altered Beast

Pokemon Rumble World (3DS)

Control cute Toy Pokemon and have exhilarating battles in Pokemon Rumble World! This downloadable game for systems in the Nintendo 3DS family is packed with Pokemon that you can battle and befriend. You can collect 719 species of Pokemonall the ones that have appeared in the video games up through Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire. When you defeat one of the wild Pokemon you meet in a stage, it sometimes becomes your friend. Even Mega-Evolving Pokemon will join the battles, a first for a game in the Pokemon Rumble series!

Stranger of Sword City (Vita)

STRANGER OF SWORD CITY is the next step in the evolution of the traditional dungeon RPG genre. This title contains the three core elements of attraction for dungeon RPGs: character creation, conquering various dungeons, and dungeon crawling gameplay. Furthermore, our experience and know-how with a large number of titles within the Dungeon RPG genre has allowed us to create enhanced support features that allow our users to enjoy the title to their hearts content. Players can switch between the beautiful and fantastical art style of Yoko Tsukamoto, or the art style of Oxijiyen, an artist renowned for their cute character graphics, for the NPC illustrations in game.

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