New Game Releases: December 2016

The rush is over! Black Friday is in the books! We all have purchased SO many games over the last few months! But, there are still few gems left in 2016 that are vying for you time and money! This month in New Game Releases, it gets a LOT quieter, but we still have some new titles to look forward to, from the portable version of a fan favorite, to the latest entry in an acclaimed zombie-killing franchise, to a long-awaited game 10+ years in the making (Yep, it's still real and finally here!). It won't take too long to scroll through, but some games on the list this month still should deserve some notice! Take a look at your New Game Releases for December:


DECEMBER 2016 GAMES

Super Mario Maker (3DS) - December 2

Super Mario Maker™ for Nintendo 3DS is landing just in time for the holidays. Get ready to play a near-infinite number of side-scrolling 2D Mario courses anytime, anywhere! Earn in-game medals in 100 built-in courses and access recommended courses from the Super Mario Maker™ game on the Wii U™ console.


Steep (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - December 2
Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun (PC, Mac) – December 6


Dead Rising 4 (Xbox One, PC)  - December 6

16 YEARS AFTER THE EVENTS OF DEAD RISING, RETIRED PHOTOJOURNALIST FRANK WEST RETURNS TO WILLAMETTE, COLORADO TO INVESTIGATE A MYSTERIOUS NEW OUTBREAK THAT HAS OVERRUN THE NEWLY BUILT MALL AND SURROUNDING TOWN WITH DANGEROUS AND DEADLY PREDATORS DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON. AS FRANK UNCOVERS THE TRUTH BEHIND A GOVERNMENT CONSPIRACY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE OUTBREAK HE’LL DISCOVER A CLANDESTINE MILITARY OPERATION, FORMER STUDENT GONE ROGUE, AND A CUNNING NEW BREED OF ZOMBIE ARE ALL AFTER THE SAME EVIDENCE. FRANK WILL HAVE TO GET TO THE TRUTH FIRST… OR DIE TRYING.


Unspoken (Rift) – December 6
VR Sports Challenge (Rift) – December 6
Werewolves Within (Rift, Vive, PSVR) - December 6


The Last Guardian (PS4) - December 6

In a strange and mystical land, a young boy discovers a mysterious creature with which he forms a deep unbreakable bond. The unlikely pair must rely on each other to journey through towering treacherous ruins filled with unknown dangers. Experience the journey of a life time in this touching, emotional story of companionship and trust.


Dragon Ball Fusions (3DS) - December 13
Akiba's Beat (PS4) - December 15
SaGa: Scarlet Grace (Vita) - December 15
Eagle Flight (Vive) - December 20


Cameron Kirnes