New Game Releases: May 2016
Did you have some fun with all the great games last month? Well, buckle in, because this month will be just as jam-packed with awesome games to get your hands on! In this month's New Game Releases, prepare yourself for some of the biggest games this year to drop and fight for your attention! We have 2 highlighted "hero shooters" ready to battle it out, the return of a beloved PC classic rebooted for 2016, the "heroes in a half-shell" make a comeback to the gaming space, and the final adventure for one of our favorite adventurers finally arrives. All this, plus more, is headed your way this month, so get ready to have some fun, and check out the list to know what is coming:
May 2016 Games:
Battleborn (Xbox One, PS4, PC) – May 3
As the universe is about to blink out of existence, it’s up to you and this motley crew of Battleborn to save it. Some interdimensional jackholes and a traitorous scumbag have been taking stars. WHOLE STARS. And have left us to fend for the scraps. It’s time to take up arms and defend Solus, the very last star in the universe. You were born for this! Command 25 unique heroes and save the universe from the brink of extinction! Fight alone or alongside friends, play Story missions or mow down foes in Competitive Multiplayer matches. From the creators of Borderlands comes Battleborn, a new first-person shooter for every kind of badass.
Coffin Dodgers (PS4) - May 3
Fragments of Him (PC) - May 3
The Park (Xbox One, PS4) - May 3
Ray Gigant (Vita) - May 3
Shadow Complex Remastered (PS4) - May 3
Superhot (Xbox One) - May 3
Table Top Racing: World Tour (PS4) - May 3
Tropico 5 (PS4) - May 3
Kathy Rain (PC, Mac) - May 5
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (PS4) – May 10
Every treasure has its price. Several years after his last adventure, retired fortune hunter Nathan Drake is forced back into the world of thieves. With the stakes much more personal, Drake embarks on a globe-trotting journey in pursuit of a historical conspiracy behind a fabled pirate treasure. His greatest adventure will test his physical limits, his resolve, and ultimately what he’s willing to sacrifice to save the ones he loves.
Coffin Dodgers (Xbox One) - May 6
Ecotone (PC) - May 6
Stellaris (PC) - May 9
The Magic Circle: Gold Edition (PS4) - May 10
MegaTagmension Blanc + Neptune VS Zombies (Vita) - May 10
StarBreak (PC) - May 10
Tastee: Lethal Tactics (PC) - May 10
Goliath (PC) - May 12
RefRain - prism memories - (PC) - May 12
Doom (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - May 13
As the iconic DOOM Marine, you wake to learn that the Union Aerospace Corporation’s facility on Mars has been decimated and overrun by hordes of demons. Humanity’s survival rests in your hands – and your hands alone. Fight Like Hell. In DOOM’s campaign, there is no taking cover or stopping to regenerate health as you beat back Hell’s raging demon hordes. Combine your arsenal of futuristic and iconic guns, upgrades, movement and an advanced melee system to knock down, slash, stomp, crush, and blow apart demons in creative and violent ways.
Homefront: The Revolution (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - May 17
Life Goes On: Done to Death (PS4, PC) - May 17
Shadow of the Beast (PS4) - May 17
Valkyria Chronicles Remastered (PS4) - May 17
In the world of Valkyria Chronicles, the year is 1935 E.C., and the continent of Europa has been plunged into the Second Europan War between the Autocratic East Europan Imperial Alliance -- also known as The Empire -- and the Atlantic Federation over the precious resource Ragnite. The Empire is sweeping through the continent like an unchecked wildfire and has its eyes set on the rich Ragnite deposits of the Principality of Gallia. Although peaceful Gallia remains neutral in the conflict, its citizens will need to defend home and country against the inevitable invasion. Follow Lieutenant Welkin Gunther and the vaunted Squad 7 of the Gallian Militia as they take on the seemingly insurmountable forces of the Empire.
Lastfight (PC) - May 19
The Way (PC) - May 23
Dungeons 2 (PS4) - May 24
The Last Blade 2 (PS4, Vita) - May 24
Overwatch (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - May 24
Soldiers. Scientists. Adventurers. Oddities.
In a time of global crisis, an international task force of heroes banded together to restore peace to a war-torn world: OVERWATCH. It ended the crisis and helped to maintain peace in the decades that followed, inspiring an era of exploration, innovation, and discovery. But after many years, Overwatch's influence waned, and it was eventually disbanded. Overwatch is gone… but the world still needs heroes.
Total War: Warhammer (PC) – May 24
Tropico 5 (Xbox One) - May 24
Kittypocalypse (Rift) - May 25
Excubitor (PC, Mac, Linux) - May 26
Daydreamer: Awakened Edition (PS4) - May 31
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan (Xbox One, 360, PS4, PS3, PC) - May 24
Activision Publishing, Inc. and PlatinumGames Inc. have joined forces to create Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Mutants in Manhattan, a third-person action game featuring New York’s crime-fighting Heroes in a Half Shell. Players will protect The Big Apple from aliens, mutants and the Foot Clan in a single-player campaign or partner with up to three friends in four-player online co-op. But be prepared – defeating Bebop, Rocksteady, Shredder and other iconic bosses won’t be easy.
PlatinumGames’ flair for stylish visuals and fluid combat are on full display in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan. Fast-paced, team-based brawling will challenge gamers of all skill levels. Each Turtle has a distinctive combat play style and can be customized with a unique set of Ninjutsu moves, combat items and special bonuses.
Dead Island: Definitive Edition (Xbox One, PS4) - May 31
The Elder Scrolls Online - Dark Brotherhood (PC, Mac) - May 31
One Piece: Burning Blood (Xbox One, PS4, Vita) - May 31