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The biggest new games out this week: Jan 17th–23rd

Gravity Rush competence not be have been a mainstream hit, though for fans of Japanese games, it was one of a many memorable original PlayStation games in new memory. After creation an outsized sense symbol on Sony’s lost unstable child, a Vita, a gravity-defying Kat went on to get a PS4 rerelease, and now, a full sequel. Not too bad for a lady with such common beginnings.

Read on to get a lowdown on all a new releases, including a picks for a many sparkling games out this week. And if you’re wondering about destiny recover dates, check out EGM’s full list of gaming recover dates in 2017 and beyond, updated frequently as new dates are announced.

EGM’s top picks for this week:

Gravity Rush 2 (January 20th)

Available for: PlayStation 4
Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment
Developer: SIE Japan Studio

Why we’re excited: Gravity Rush was handily one of a many considerable games on a Vita in terms of perfect scope, and while that diversion eventually got a full console rerelease, we’re vehement to see a judgment entirely widen a legs in this sequel. The early buzz: In EGM’s review, Mollie L Patterson gave Gravity Rush 2 a 9.0 out of 10, job it an journey “as large in range and piece as a judgment designs a universe and characters were innate from.” Fall in love: If we wish to get adult to speed on a story, we competence wish to check out a two-part, 17-minute anime prequel accessible to watch giveaway on YouTube.

Halo Wars 2 Blitz

Halo Wars 2 Blitz open beta (January 20th)

Available for: Xbox One, PC
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Developer: 343 Industries, Creative Assembly

Why we’re excited: Halo Wars 2‘s Blitz mode is a brew of label games like Hearthstone with real-time plan gameplay, and for a singular time everybody on Xbox One and PC can burst in to try it out positively free. Limited time offer: The beta usually lasts until Jan 30th (barring any of a common extensions that all betas seem to give these days), so don’t take too prolonged to bound in. Wink, wink: If you’re parched for new Halo Wars 2 info and footage, be certain to allow to EGMNOW’s YouTube channel, a place where we competence theoretically post something large soon, presumption anything like that came into a possession. If we contend anymore than that, Microsoft will kill us.

Power Rangers

Saban’s Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle (January 17th)

Available for: PS4, Xbox One
Publisher: Bandai Namco
Developer: Bandai Namco

Why we’re excited: Who didn’t grow adult examination hour after hour of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers in all a cheesy glory. Now we can indeed take control of a rangers in this side-scroller. Mighty Morphin Preview Rangers: If you’re curious, check out a possess Ray Carsillo’s preview video of a game’s initial level. Small shade only: While there’s a new Power Rangers film entrance out that reboots a array in grittier fashion, a diversion is formed on a TV show, so don’t design any spoilers.

Also releasing this week:

January 17th

2064: Read Only Memories (PS4)
Atelier Shallie Plus: Alchemists of a Dusk Sea (Vita)
Dead Effect 2 (PS4)
Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star (PS4, Vita)
The Flame in a Flood: Complete Edition (PS4)
Joe’s Diner (PS4)
Monumental Failure (PC, Mac, Linux)
Outbreak (PC)
The Pasture (PC, Mac)
Quest of Dungeons (PS4)
RWBY: Grimm Eclipse (PS4, Xbox One)
Saban’s Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle (PS4, Xbox One)
She Remembered Caterpillars (PC, Mac)
Siegecraft Commander (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Rift, Vive)
Super Rock Blasters! (PC, Mac, Linux)
Supermagical (Vita)
Torn Tales (PC, Mac, Linux)

January 18th

Arizona Rose and a Pharaohs’ Riddles (PC, Mac)
Rage Against The Zombies (PC, Mac)

January 19th

Ashbourne (PC)
Color Cubes (3DS)
Crab Dub (PC)
Faces of Illusion: The Twin Phantoms (PC, Mac, Linux)
Greenwood: The Last Ritual (PC, Linux)
Hollow Halls (PC)
Koi DX (Wii U)
Mega Maze (Wii U)
Monster Slayers (PC)
Pro Basketball Manager 2017 (PC)
Punch Club (3DS)
Red’s Kingdom (PC, Mac)
Toby: The Secret Mine (Wii U)
Warhammer 40,000: Sanctus Reach (PC)

January 20th

The Assembly (Xbox One)
Bloody Boobs (PC)
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of a Cursed King (3DS)
Frequent Flyer (PC, Mac, Linux)
Gravity Rush 2 (PS4)
Halo Wars 2 Blitz open beta (Xbox One, PC)
Hunter’s Legacy (Xbox One)
I am Bread (Xbox One)
Infinitum (PC)
Isolation (PC, Mac)
Metrico+ (Xbox One)
Queen of Thieves (PC, Mac, Linux)
Red Haze (PC, Mac)
Save a Ninja Clan (PC, Mac, Linux)
Spheroids (Xbox One)
Tiny Thor (PC, Mac, Linux)
Toby: The Secret Mine (Xbox One)
Unhappy Ever After (PC, Mac)
Urban Empire (PC)

January 22nd

Don Bradman Cricket 17 (PC)

January 23rd

Hellenica (PC)
The Turing Test (PS4)

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