In this series, every Monday, we provide an overview of important games releases for the PC and console in the current calendar week. It should be noted that the list only contains a selection of the most important launches and cannot represent them in full.
Numerous new and exciting video games were released this week (8th to 14th August 2022). Highlights this week include Two Point Campus, Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered, and Cult of the Lamb.
Current video game novelties
Tyrant's Blessing - August 8, 2022
In Tyrant's Blessing, the player takes on the role of the last living human in Tyberia, fighting an army of undead in turn-based and tactical combat. The title is reminiscent of the classics of the genre, such as Tactics Ogre and Final Fantasy Tactics.
Publisher: Freedom Games; Developer: Mercury Game Studio; Genre: Strategy RPG; Platform: Windows and Nintendo Switch; Price: unknown
Farthest Frontier – August 9, 2022
In Farthest Frontier, the player must build and manage a medieval city and tame the surrounding wilderness and exploit its resources. The creators of Grim Dawn integrate extensive city simulation, complex production chains and deep interactions with the environment into their latest game. The Early Access status lasts between four and eight months.
Publisher: Crate Entertainment; Developer: Crate Entertainment; Genre: Construction Management Simulation; Platform: Windows in Early Access; Price: unknown
Two Point Campuses – August 9, 2022
In Two Point Campus the player takes over the management of the University of Two Point County and organizes it according to his ideas and wishes. The students have to be kept in a good mood with varied leisure activities and exotic courses such as magic or espionage in order to develop their full academic potential.
Publisher: Sega; Developer: Two Point; Genre: Construction Management Simulation; Platform: Windows, Nintendo Switch, PS4/5 and Xbox One/Series; Price: €39,99
Book Quest – August 10, 2022
The indie game Book Quest offers the player varied puzzles and mini-games in a classic pixel art style. During gameplay, the perspective changes regularly from top-down to side view.
Publisher: Eastasiasoft; Developer: Nerd Games; Genre: Adventure RPG; Platform: Windows, Nintendo Switch, PS4/5 and Xbox One/Series; Price: €6,99
Lost in Play – August 10, 2022
Lost in Play is an atmospheric point-and-click adventure game with cartoon graphics. The player accompanies the journey of a pair of siblings through fantastic worlds and has to solve various puzzles. A feel-good game! The release date for the Nintendo Switch is still unknown.
Publisher: Joystick Ventures; Developer: Happy Juice Games; Genre: Point and Click; Platform: Windows and Nintendo Switch; Price: unknown
Arcade Paradise – August 11, 2022
In this humorous simulator, the player's goal is to transform an aging laundromat into a top-notch arcade hall. The premises must be kept clean and the various machines must be kept in good condition. Of course, the more than 30 arcade titles can be played within the arcade itself.
Publisher: Wired Productions; Developer: Nosebleed Interactive; Genre: Simulation; Platform: Windows, Nintendo Switch, PS4/5 and Xbox One/Series; Price: €24,99
Cult of the Lamb - August 11, 2022
In Cult of the Lamb, the player accompanies the long journey of a sacrificial lamb to the Lamb God. For this, it founds its own cult and leads it. Furthermore, randomly generated dungeons have to be traversed, new members gained and other cults defeated.
Publisher: Devolver Digital; Developer: Massive Monsters; Genre: Roguelike; Platform: Windows, MacOS, Nintendo Switch, PS4/5 and Xbox One/Series; Price: €24,99
Rumbleverse—August 11, 2022
Rumbleverse is the new free rumble multiplayer game from Epic Games. In classic Battle Royal style, up to 40 players fight their way through Grapital City and try to secure first place. A paid Battle Pass is planned.
Publisher: Epic Games; Developer: Iron Galaxy Studios; Genre: Battle Royale; Platform: Windows, Nintendo Switch, PS4/5 and Xbox One/Series; Price: free
Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered – August 12, 2022
With the remastered version of the game released in 2018 for the PlayStation 4, Peter Parker also swings through the narrow streets of New York City on the PC screen. The spin-off Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales is also scheduled for release in late 2022 for the PC.
Publisher: PlayStation PC LLC; Developer: Insomniac Games; Genre: Open World; Platform: Windows; Price: €59,99
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