New Game Releases: June 2016

Have some "Faith", everyone: Rocket Punch is back with another edition of New Game Releases! This month, it feels a little quiet, as we have a few less releases planned for this month than last month, but with E3 this month, we should get a much bigger picture of games headed our way throughout the rest of 2016 and beyond! Even so, there are still some awesome titles coming out this month that you don't want to miss, including great car carnage, excellent tactical RPG action, the return of a fan favorite parkour adventure, and another entry in the adventures of our favorite pink, ability-absorbing hero! Check out the full list below for all of the great games headed our way this June:


June 2016 Games

Auralux: Constellations (PC) - June 1
Fragments of Him (Xbox One) - June 1
Pool Nation VR (Vive) - June 1
Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus (PC) - June 1
TurnOn (Xbox One) - June 1
Brigador (PC, Mac, Linux) - June 2
Kick & Fennick (Xbox One, PS4, Wii U) - June 2
Might & Magic Heroes VII: Trial by Fire (PC) - June 2
Turmoil (PC) - June 2
Anima: Gate of Memories (PC) - June 3


Carmageddon: Max Damage (Xbox One, PS4) - June 3

Welcome to the homicidal world of Carmageddon: Max Damage, the driving game where you gain points by mowing down the local inhabitants and your opponents are a bunch of crazies in a twisted mix of killing machines! With insane PowerUps, surreal environments and a variety of ways to win, it all adds up to endless hours of violent and hilarious FUN.


Dangerous Golf (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - June 3
Daydreamer: Awakened Edition (Xbox One) - June 3
Elite Dangerous: Horizons (Xbox One) - June 3
Hard Reset Redux (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - June 4
Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book (PS4, Vita) - June 6
Edge of Nowhere (Rift) - June 6
Hearts of Iron IV (PC) - June 6
Crazy Pixel Streaker (PC) - June 7
Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator (PS4, PS3) - June 7


Mirror’s Edge Catalyst (Xbox One, PS4, PC) – June 7


Times are about to change in the city of Glass. Barely out of juvenile detention, skilled Runner Faith Connors stirs things up with the city's Conglomerate and the evil Gabriel Kruger. Faith is forced to start running for something far more important than herself.

Experience the origin story of Faith and master her momentum to traverse the city and fight back against the oppressive powers. Exploring the pristine city districts you'll discover new friends, exciting missions, and hidden secrets. With Social Play you can challenge your friends by creating time trials among the rooftops.


Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir (PS4, PS3, Vita) - June 7
The Solus Project (Xbox One, PC) - June 7
SteamWorld Heist (PS4, Vita) - June 7
Fenix Furia (Xbox One, PS4) - June 8
In Between (Xbox One) - June 8
Crush Your Enemies (PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android) - June 9
A Game of Changes (PC) - June 9
Tick's Tales: Up All Knight (PC, Mac, Linux) - June 9


Kirby: Planet Robobot (3DS) - June 10

Kirby's kickin' bot in a new sci-fi adventure! Kirby has the power to save his world with his mechanized Robobot Armor. Scan enemies and watch Kirby's new suit shape-shift into powerful modes with flamethrower arms, buzz-saw hands, and more!


Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - June 10
Dead by Daylight (PC) - June 14
The Elder Scrolls Online - Dark Brotherhood (Xbox One, PS4) - June 14
Deadlight: Director's Cut (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - June 21


Grand Kingdom (PS4, Vita) - June 21

With an impressive battle system that combines fast-paced action with strategic planning, and featuring robust character creation and customization options, Grand Kingdom is a Tactical RPG unlike any on the market today. After the fall of the once-prosperous Uldein Empire over one hundred years ago, the Four Great Nations now wage war to claim dominion over the Resonail continent. 

As the leader of a mercenary squad, players will assemble a team to lead across a battle-scarred continent to complete contracts for each nation. Players may also hop online to form an exclusive contract with one of the Four Great Nations, and participate in war with other players for the future of Resonail.

But remember—in this new age of war, there is only room for one Grand Kingdom.


Pac-Man 256 (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - June 21
Umbrella Corps (PS4, PC) - June 21
Terraria (Wii U, 3DS) - June 24
Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE (Wii U) - June 24
7 Days to Die (Xbox One, PS4) - June 28
Full Mojo Rampage (Xbox One, PS4) - June 28


Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Xbox One, 360, PS4, PS3, Wii U, Vita, 3DS, PC) - June 28

LEGO® Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ marks the triumphant return of the No. 1 LEGO videogame franchise and immerses fans in the new Star Wars adventure like never before. Players can relive the epic action from the blockbuster film in a way that only LEGO can offer, featuring all of the storylines from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, retold through the clever and witty LEGO lens. The game will also feature exclusive playable content that takes players on adventures set in the time leading up to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, providing additional insight about the new movie and its characters.


Prison Architect (Xbox One, PS4) - June 28
The Technomancer (Xbox One, PS4, PC) - June 28
Zero Escape 3: Zero Time Dilemma (3DS, Vita) - June 28


Star Ocean V: Integrity and Faithlessness (PS4) - June 28

At this point in history, between the second and third games in the series, the Pangalactic Federation is nearing the fulfillment of its mission to bring peace and order to the galaxy. However, the embers of conflict begin to stir once again six thousand light years from Earth, on the planet of Faykreed, as a new story begins in the cosmic sea.


Cameron Kirnes