upcoming games august 2016

July has passed once again, and as the summer winds down, a whole new slew of video games will be releasing in August to ease the sorrow of summer ending. In order to help you decide which video games are worth buying, here is a list of our 7 most anticipated video game releases for August 2016.

  1. Overcooked

Release date: August 3rd, 2016
Buy Overcooked

Overcooked is a cooperative multiplayer cooking video game where you can either play solo, or join up to three of your friends in intense cooking missions. Cook your way through time and through levels such as a busy street, a pirate ship, and even the fiery underworld as you attempt to save the Onion Kingdom through food. Will you take the chaotic challenge and make sure the food isn’t overcooked?

  1. No Man’s Sky

Release date: August 9th, 2016
Buy No Man’s Sky

No Man’s Sky is a highly anticipated action-adventure survival game set in a procedurally generated open universe with over 1.8 quintillion (1.8 with 18 zeroes after it) planets available to explore and discover. Aside from exploring planets, you can gain materials, equipment, and even new ships to upgrade your capabilities and proceed deeper into the center of the universe. Interact with factions, trade supplies, and explore the universe your way when No Man’s Sky releases on August 9th.

  1. Grow Up

Release date: August 16th, 2016
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Ubisoft’s acclaimed Grow Home is getting a sequel this August; join BUD as he leaves the safety of MOM and explores a whole new platforming landscape. It seems that the overall goal is for BUD to reach the moon, but with BUD’s new abilities (such as becoming a plane and a ball) there will likely be much more to do and enjoy. Fans of Grow Home are sure to enjoy Grow Up, BUD’s next adventure.