February is upon us! This month brings us a couple of sequels and re-releases, but also two brand new games! Let’s take a closer look at this months new game releases!
Road to Boruto
The Road to Boruto is the latest, and the last, expansion to Naruto Shippuden 4, and fans of the series should know that it will be the last title in the franchise for the foreseeable future as Bandai Namco have decided to retire the series after this release.
Naruto Shippuden 4: Road to Boruto was built from the ground up for PlayStation 4 and XBOX One, and will be released on both platforms on February 3rd!
Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World
Evil Magikoopa Kamek has turned all the Yarn Yoshis on Yoshi island into bundles of yarn! Pursue him through all the way to Baby Bowser’s castle to rescue your friends! Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World is a 3DS port of the popular Wii U game of the same name, and will be released on February 3rd!
Sniper Elite 4
It’s 1943 and the Italian resistance is fighting back against the Fascists, and you are an OSS agent and crack shot tasked with helping their cause. Sniper Elite 4 is a direct sequel to 2014’s Sniper Elite 3, and in addition to the new location it features both larger maps and a smarter enemy AI, meaning missions have more ways to be completed and the bad guys will react more responsively. Also new are cooperative multiplayer options and, finally, the ability to grab ledges and climb!
Sniper Elite 4 will be released on February 14th for PlayStation 4 and XBOX One.
Halo Wars 2
The war between the UNSC and the Convenant has finally ended. The lost warship Spirit of Fire has been drifting in space and it, along with it’s crew, awaken from cryosleep near the Ark, the mysterious megastructure used to build the Halos. There, they find a new enemy: The Banished.
Halo Wars 2 is a real time strategy game set in the megapopular Halo universe, just a few years after the events of Halo 5: Guardians. Play the campaign, or play online with up to six other players, and fight back against the Banished and their brute warlord Atriox.
Halo Wars 2 will be available on February 21st for XBOX One. Get the regular edition, or the Ultimate Edition which will include both a season pass for all upcoming DLC packs and Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, a fully remastered version of the Halo Wars for XBOX One.
For honor and for glory, join a historical warrior faction! The bold medieval knights, the brutal vikings, or the deadly samurai. Fight in one of five game modes against players online from around the world in full on, medieval hack and slash game play.
For Honor will be available on February 14th for PlayStation 4 and XBOX One. Make sure to get hte deluxe edition which will include extra customization options for your characters!
Pac-Man Championship Edition 2
Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 is finally getting a physical release! Gameplay is classic Pac-Man, collect the pellets, eat the fruit, and advance to the next maze! Also included are three arcade games: Pac-Man, Galaga, and Dig Dug.
A must have for any classic gaming fan, Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 will be available on February 28th for PlayStation 4.
That’s all for February! You can pre-order all of these new games on our website or drop by and speak to one of our LD Experts about all the games out and upcoming for PC, PlayStation, and XBOX! Let us know what you think, and what games you’re looking forward to!