What games to play next? Check out this selection of games to be released in August 2016. Something you would want to play? Something missing on the list? Just post below. Retro gamer? Check out the July 2016 games
Layers of Fear: Inheritance
Layers of Fear is a classic first-person psycho horror action-adventure mainly based on exploration. Inheritance expands the story from Layers of Fear with the daughter of the painter returning to her childhood home and being confronted with her past.
PC, Mac, Linux, PS4, Xbox One: 2 August 2016
ABZÛ is an underwater diving simulation with adventure elements and a focus on peaceful exploration.
Windows PC & PS4: 2 August 2016
Batman: The Telltale Games Series - Episode 1
Batman: The Telltale Games Series is an episodic point-and-click adventure in the typical Telltale adventures style and it's based on the Batman comic book series by Bill Finger and Bob Kane.
All major platforms: 2 August 2016
Mandagon is a short (~30 minutes of gameplay), artful, free-to-play 2D platformer inspired by Tibetan theology and philosophy.
Windows PC: 4 August 2016
No Man's Sky
No Man's Sky is a first person space exploration and survival game with completely procedurally generated open environments.
PS4: 9 August 2016 (NA), 10 August 2016 (EU)
PC: 12 August 2016
Eisenhorn: Xenos is a 3rd person action-adventure set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe and based on Xenos, the first novel of the Eisenhorn trilogy by Dan Abnett. Published 5 April 2016.
PC: 16th August 2016
Okhlos is an action game set in Ancient Greece with elements of Rogue-like, brawler and RTS featuring a 3rd person top down perspective 16Bit pixel art retro-style.
Windows PC, Mac OS X & Linux: 18 August 2016
Obduction is a first person puzzle adventure with Oculus Rift support and a highly detailed game world by the creators of the original Myst and features similarities with the classic in gameplay and look & feel.
PC, Mac OS X: 22 August 2016.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is an action RPG with first-person shooter and stealth elements. It features the Cyberpunk setting typical for the series and is a direct sequel to Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
PC, PS4, Xbox One: 23 August 2016
Another installment of the infamous artillery game series featuring new and classic weapons and a lot of novelities such as usable vehicles, buildings and a crafting system.
All major platforms: 23 August 2016
World of Warcraft: Legion
Legion is the sixth major expansion for the flagship MMORPG World of Warcraft. It raises the level cap from 100 to 110 introduces the Demon Hunter as a new playable class and adds more features and content.
Windows PC, OS X: 30 August 2016