DEUS EX: MANKIND DIVIDED
Tues 23 Aug
Platforms: Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC
The cyberpunk, stealth-action RPG is back. Set in the year 2029, two years after the events of the previous game Deus Ex: Human Revolutions in which mechanically augmented humans had begun to act irrationally violent and were outcast from the rest of human society. In the new game, players take control of Adam Jensen, an augmented agent in Interpol’s Task Force 29 working to capture a group of augmented terrorists. Adam is also part of a secret hacker group known as the Janus Collective who are helping to uncover the truth of the ‘Aug Incident’ and expose the shadowy organisation behind it all. Use stealth, hacking and non-lethal combat to complete missions, or go in guns and augments blazing in this open-ended, stylish outing from gaming developers Eidos Montreal.
WORLD OF WARCRAFT: LEGION
Release Date: Tues 30 Aug
Get those raid parties together again and prepare to return to Azeroth in the sixth expansion of the massively multiplayer online role-playing game World of Warcraft. The Burning Legion has been released after the Tomb of Sargeras was reopened. Their goal is to release the Dark Titan and bring the world to it knees. This new expansion brings with it a new area, The Broken Isles, where player will explore a land of ancient civilisations, lush forests and breathtaking mountain ranges. Also included is a new class, the Demon Hunter, who uses the power of the Legion to transform into terrifying demon forms. Join the millions of online players and challenge the Legion to save the world!
THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV
Release Date: Tues 23 Aug
Platforms: Playstation 4
Who’s in the mood for a good ol’ fashioned fight? The King of Fighters is back! This 3D fighter has stripped back some of the mechanics that held back previous installments bringing it inline with the much loved KOF 98 and KOF 2002 with the return of the ‘MAX meter’. The King of Fighters tournament is big business, bringing about many spin-off gaming tournaments around the world. Feeling the quality of the competition lowering, voices from around the globe have called for the formation of one worldwide KOF tournament. A man by the name of Antonov, claiming to be the ‘First Champion’ has bought out the rights to the KOF tournament and is about to grant that wish! Get ready for some 3v3 action!
ATTACK ON TITAN: WINGS OF FREEDOM
Release Date: Fri 26 Aug
Platforms: Playstation 4, Playstation 3, PSVita, Xbox One, PC
Strap on your omni-directional mobility gear and prepare to do battle with giants with lots and lots of teeth! After 100 years of peace, Wall Maria has been breached and the Titans are back. Based on the hit Manga and Anime, Attack on Titan: Wings of Freedom follows various key characters in the series, allowing you to relive some of the most iconic moments from this classic series firsthand. Fly over city skylines and swing through streets, using the aforementioned mobility gear, to outmanoeuvre your enormous enemies and take them down by grappling to nearby buildings or trees and propelling yourself with gas to insane speeds, pulling off tight turns and acrobatics to attack the weak spot at the back of the neck.