10 Game Releases to Look Forward to This April
Platform: PC, Xbox One
Nominated as one of the most-anticipated games last year, Remedy Entertainment presents their action-filled third person shooter, Quantum Break, releasing on April 5, 2016. Play as Jack Joyce, a man who can control time, as he battles the evil Monarch Solutions in a world where time seems to broken. Use your powers to defeat your enemies and find a way to restore time.
Dark Souls 3
Platform: PS4, Xbox One, PC
Although already released last March 24 in Japan, the last installment of the legendary Dark Souls series is releasing worldwide on the 12th of April. Embrace the darkness all over again as the world comes to darkness and ruin, you continue the grim adventure you once took and battle countless deadly enemies in the hit RPG, Dark Souls III.
Platform: PC, PS4
Officially leaving Early Access and releasing this April 5 is the Space-theme online multiplayer shooter by Armature Studio, Dead Star. Ride your warships and join a team with other players online as you combat other teams in an intense galactic battlefield. Collect loot and customize your warships for future combats.
The Alien forces have taken over the planet and it’s up to you to save humanity from the dangerous invaders. Releasing this 26th of April is Housemarque’s Alienation. Come together with three other players or fly solo in this futuristic RPG as you fight intergalactic enemies side by side. Fight your way through the war-struck land as you use advanced weapons that can cause collateral damage to your enemies and find the mysteries behind the alien invasion.
King’s Quest Chapter 3: Once upon a Climb
Platform: PS4, PS3, PC, Xbox One, Xbox 360
With its game release April 26th is the third episode of Sierra and The Odd Gentlemen’s romantic-comedy adventure, King’s Quest Chapter 3: Once upon a climb. King Graham goes on a heroic quest to rescue Queen Valanice, his future bride, from the tower of the evil witch Hagatha.
Platform: Wii U
Bandai Namco Entertainment is releasing a localization for their free-to-play online action game, Lost Reavers, on April 28. Go on an adventure as you seek lost treasure and riches, teaming up with other players to defeat difficult enemies and obstacles.
Star Fox Zero
Platform: Wii U
Join the legendary space pilot, Fox McCloud, in his mission to restore peace to the galaxy and defeat the evil forces that have brought chaos to it. After being delayed last November 2015, Star Fox Zero, the 6th installment of the 3D scrolling shooter series, is finally releasing on the 21st of April for the Wii U.
Time Machine VR
Platform: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive
A dangerous plague has come to threaten the world and in order to save humanity, you, a scientist, must go back in time to find a cure. The long awaited virtual reality game by Minority Media Inc, Time Machine VR, will finally have its game release sometime this April, although no exact date has yet been announced.
The Banner Saga 2
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One
The sequel to the tactical RPG, The Banner Saga, set in the world of Vikings is back with a tale that follows the events of the first title. Continue this epic journey with deep narrative and beautifully drawn 2D graphics. The Banner Saga 2 is said to release on April 19 for PC. As for the PS4 and Xbox One versions, a release date is yet to be announced.
MegaTagmension Blanc + Neptune VS Zombies
Finally, with a game release date on April 26th for NA and April 29th for EU is MegaTagmension Blanc + Neptune VS Zombies which is set in a tale where an innocent project goes for the worst turn. To save their beloved academy from shutting down, Blanc and a group of other students planned on creating a blockbuster movie to attract new students. To their surprise, real zombies had suddenly appeared throughout the academy, and it’s up to Blanc and the others to save the academy from its invaders.