One of the quieter weeks this week, but nonetheless there’s still some interesting titles that are bound to tempt you to part with your money. Middle-Earth: Shadow of War and The Evil Within 2 are the big hitters this week, with a few indies that may also whet your appetite, with Danger Zone and Decay: The Mare being notable examples. Check out the full list of releases below.
Tuesday 10th October
Middle-Earth: Shadow of War
Go behind enemy lines to forge your army, conquer Fortresses and dominate Mordor from within. Experience how the award winning Nemesis System creates unique personal stories with every enemy and follower, and confront the full power of the Dark Lord Sauron and his Ringwraiths in this epic new story of Middle-earth.
Deadbeat Heroes is a movement-based 3D brawler in which you dodge bullets, steal super powers and crack wise. You play as the new wave of ‘Deadbeat Heroes’. Not born with their own powers, they are armed with a super gauntlet and the ability to ‘borrow’ the powers of others. Vie to win the hearts of the public with your amazing derring-do, while not getting shot, sliced or lasered.
Raid World War II (NA 10th Oct, EU 13th Oct)
RAID: World War II is an adrenaline-fueled four-player co-op shooter set during the time when the German war machine was still going strong. Four prisoners of war have been freed by Mrs. White and given a chance to redeem themselves. Their objective? By any means necessary stop the Germans and help end the war. Their reward? The chance to steal anything they find.
Danger Zone is a new 3D vehicular destruction game from independent British developer and seasoned genre veterans Three Fields Entertainment. The concept is simple : crash for cash by creating the biggest car crash.
Wednesday 11th October
Left to fend for himself after mankind abandoned the doomed planet Aurora, robot Kramer 227 must find a way to harvest energy and rescue his robotic friends before Aurora crashes into its sun. In his journey, Kramer will probe the planet itself and overcome challenging obstacles, all while trying to conserve his limited life energy to power himself and his friends on their way to safety.
Thursday 12th October
Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny
A legend reborn as Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny returns! Blade of Destiny is a faithful remake of the 1992 original, adored by a generation of Role Players and one of the most successful RPG’s of the 1990’s.
Friday 13th October
The Evil Within 2
From mastermind Shinji Mikami, The Evil Within 2 is the latest evolution of survival horror. Detective Sebastian Castellanos has lost it all. But when given a chance to save his daughter, he must descend once more into the nightmarish world of STEM. Horrifying threats emerge from every corner as the world twists and warps around him. Will Sebastian face adversity head on with weapons and traps, or sneak through the shadows to survive.
Decay: The Mare (NA only)
Sam is an addict who ends up in an institution named “Reaching Dreams”, hoping to kick his drug problem and sort out his miserable life. But during the first night, something goes horribly wrong and he gets stuck in an endless nightmare…