New Games Releasing This Week: February 20 - 26

 
 

Don’t know what games are coming out this week? Don’t worry! We here at NZGamer.com have you covered, organising some of the biggest releases into one handy article. Remember, you'll also get VIP points for following games – so make sure to add these ones too!

Halo Wars 2 releases this week. From 343 and Creative Assembly, this console-built RTS has players assume the role of a human general in the UNSC, or a Brute general leading a group of Covenant outcasts known as the Banished.

For a broader look at what's coming out this month, make sure to check out the February 2017 Game Release Schedule. For an overview of the year, check out the 2017 Game Release Schedule, which we'll periodically be updating.

Note: While this list is intended to be as comprehensive as possible, it is difficult to cover everything, especially with the growing prominence of downloadable and indie games. The dates of some releases can also shift around. If you notice anything that's missing, please let us know in the comments, or by emailing news@nzgamer.com.

February 21st

Halo Wars 2

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Xbox One, PC

Halo Wars 2 delivers real-time strategy at the speed of Halo combat. Get ready to lead Spartans, Warthogs and other classic Halo fighting forces in a brutal war against a terrifying new enemy on the biggest Halo battlefield ever. Online multiplayer features require Xbox Live Gold membership (sold separately).

Night in the Woods

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PS4, PC

Night In The Woods is an adventure/platformer with a heavy focus on story, character and place. Explore Possum Springs as a cat named Mae who returns home after dropping out of college. Run, jump, participate in town activities, play bass, smash things, and hang out with your friends. Oh, and uncover horrible mysteries too.

Berserk and the Band of the Hawk

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PS4, PC

In this work, the action of cutting through hundreds of enemies, fundamental to the Warriors series, is fused together with the dark and gruesome atmosphere of the world of "Berserk", making various heretofore unseen acts possible, such as using a giant man-sized sword to cut enemies in half, as well as smash or send them flying with the "Slash" and "Smash" actions.

February 24th

LEGO Worlds

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PS4, Xbox One, PC

In a galaxy of procedural worlds made entirely from LEGO bricks, will you... EXPLORE environments filled with adventure, then alter them? DISCOVER secrets and treasures, then play with them? CREATE your own models, then make a world your own? In LEGO® Worlds, it’s up to you...



 

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Comments Comments (7)

 
Posted by darklordfoamy
On Monday 20 Feb 2017 8:22 AM
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Bring on Friday and Berserk.
 
 
 
Posted by czk51
On Monday 20 Feb 2017 8:41 AM
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If HZD wasn't out next week I'd be all over Berserk.
 
 
 
Posted by Coddfish
On Monday 20 Feb 2017 9:07 AM
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Night in the Woods and LEGO Worlds for me!
 
 
 
Posted by Ryzlin
On Monday 20 Feb 2017 11:17 AM
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Wow, LEGO worlds really snuck up on me.
 
 
 
SteveMacNZ
Posted by SteveMacNZ
On Monday 20 Feb 2017 5:19 PM
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hmm strange EB Games is showing 15th March for release.....
 
 
 
Posted by D4nzy
On Wednesday 22 Feb 2017 1:15 PM
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When's the review due for Halo Wars?
 
 
 
Posted by Dodgykiwi
On Friday 24 Feb 2017 10:57 AM
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Yes Mightyape is showing March 17th for LEGO Worlds now which is unfortunately because I was looking forward to playing it before Ghost Recon & Mass Effect came out.