New Games Releasing This Week: August 7 - 13

 
 

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!

For a broader look at what's coming out, check the August 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.

August 8th

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

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PS4, PC

The story is based on Celtic mythology. The game is focused on Senua's point of view, as she embarks on a very personal journey through a hellish underworld made up of Senua's psychotic manifestations of her own reality and mind.

LawBreakers

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PS4, PC

Bring your skills and get ready to deliver death from every angle as you compete in unprecedented gravity-defying combat in LawBreakers, the new first-person shooter from legendary game designer Cliff Bleszinski and the Boss Key Productions team.

Batman - The Telltale Series: The Enemy Within

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PS4, Xbox One, PC

In this latest chapter, both Bruce Wayne and Batman will be forced into precarious new roles. The Riddler has returned to terrorize Gotham City, but his gruesome puzzles merely foreshadow an even greater crisis. With the arrival of a ruthless federal agent and the return of a still nascent Joker, Batman must navigate uneasy alliances while Bruce Wayne undertakes a perilous series of deceptions. Which of Batman's new allies will you choose to trust? And how deep into the darkness will you let Bruce descend?

Masquerada: Songs and Shadows

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PS4

Masquerada is a single-player light RPG adventure where real-time combat can be paused for tactics with Venetian-styled masks that grant deadly magic. Overcome devious marauders & fey curiosities as you witness a riveting tale of masked mystery voiced by Matthew Mercer, Jennifer Hale & more.

August 12th

Sudden Strike 4

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Sudden Strike is back! The beloved Real Time Strategy series returns, this time with bigger battlefields, more units, better graphics, new scenarios and legendary commanders with individual abilities – all of which makes Sudden Strike 4 more tactical and realistic than ever before!



 

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Comments Comments (9)

 
Posted by ThatUndeadLegacy
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 8:44 AM
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It seems a lot of people are really excited for Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, but i really loved Enslaved and Devil May Cry so i'll check it out :D
 
 
 
Posted by Unfathomable-Ruination
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 10:13 AM
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7 August 2017, 08:44 AM Reply to ThatUndeadLegacy
It seems a lot of people are really excited for Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, but i really loved Enslaved and Devil May Cry so i'll check it out :D
I'm still on the fence, the actual combat doesn't look too intriguing, will wait for reviews. A fairly short game with no replay value, I guess the price somewhat reflects that though.
 
 
 
Posted by birdman
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 12:25 PM
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What's the difference between LawBreakers and Overwatch (ELIA5)?
 
 
 
Posted by Coddfish
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 12:43 PM
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7 August 2017, 12:25 PM Reply to birdman
What's the difference between LawBreakers and Overwatch (ELIA5)?
Overwatch is good
 
 
 
Posted by Tin-Automaton
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 3:35 PM
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7 August 2017, 12:43 PM Reply to Coddfish
Overwatch is good
ICE COLD HOMIE
 
 
 
Posted by drunk_monk
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 8:02 PM
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7 August 2017, 12:43 PM Reply to Coddfish
Overwatch is good
Outstanding Burn!
 
 
 
Posted by ThatUndeadLegacy
On Monday 7 Aug 2017 9:50 PM
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I would like to play Masquerada: Songs and Shadows too bad it's only on the ps4.
 
 
 
Posted by Coddfish
On Tuesday 8 Aug 2017 7:36 AM
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7 August 2017, 09:50 PM Reply to ThatUndeadLegacy
I would like to play Masquerada: Songs and Shadows too bad it's only on the ps4.
It's on PC as well, came out last year. Really good game.
 
 
 
Posted by ThatUndeadLegacy
On Tuesday 8 Aug 2017 8:30 AM
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8 August 2017, 07:36 AM Reply to Coddfish
It's on PC as well, came out last year. Really good game.
Wow i didn't know, thanks! so many games release on Steam that it's hard to keep up with them.