After a bumper month of titles last month June takes a bit of a break from big releases. While there are a few big ones at the start of the month it trails off towards the end.

June 5th

Warhammer 40k: Inquisitor Martyr (Microsoft Windows)

In early access since August 2017, Warhammer 40k: Inquisitor Martyr sees its full release on Microsoft Windows June 5th. This is an Action RPG set in the Warhammer 40k universe. The console version has been delayed until this Summer.

Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Delayed from April Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn finally comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on June 5th. This Kickstarted project is a sequel to the 1994 Genesis fighting game.

Vampyr (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Releasing on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this month Vampyr comes out June 5th. This is an RPG set in 20th century Britain where you play as a vampire.

Shape of the World (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Nintendo Switch, Mac OS)

Shape of the World will come to Mac OS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 on June 5th, and Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on June 6th. This is a first-person exploration game.

BlazBlue – Cross Tag Battle (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch)

Another fighting game release BlazBlue- Cross Tag Battle comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch on June 5th. This is a crossover between different fighting games like BlazBlue, Persona 4 Arena, and Under Night In-Birth, along with anime series RWBY.

Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

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Elder Scrolls Online

Releasing last month on Mac OS and Microsoft Windows, this expansion for Elder Scrolls Online, called Elder Scrolls Online Summerset will come to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on June 5th.

June 7th

MotoGP 18 (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

MotoGP 18 comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on June 7th. This is a simulation of the real-life motorcycle Moto Grand Prix.

Flashback 25th Anniversary (Nintendo Switch)

Originally released back in 1992 an anniversary version of the Amiga game comes to Nintendo Switch on June 7th. This 2D action platformer is set in the future.

June 8th

Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido (Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS)

One of Nintendo’s big releases of June, Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido comes to Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS on June 8th. You battle against another player using plates of sushi as weapons.

June 12th

Jurassic World Evolution (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Based on the movies of the same name Jurassic World Evolution comes to Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 on June 12th. This is a strategy game set in the Jurassic World universe.

Tennis World Tour (Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows)

Delayed from last month the PC and Nintendo Switch release of Tennis World Tour comes out June 12th It’s the spiritual successor to the Top Spin series.

June 13th

Super Bomberman R (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Originally released last year for Nintendo Switch Super Bomberman R comes to Microsoft Windows on June 13th, and PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on June 14th. This latest in the Bomberman series has lots of interesting playable characters as DLC. You can read our review of it here.

June 15th

Lego The Incredibles (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

The latest Lego game, Lego The Incredibles releases on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on June 15th. This combines the events of both of The Incredibles movies.

June 19th

The Lost Child (PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch)

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The Lost Child

This NIS America RPG comes to PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Nintendo Switch on June 19th. This mixes science fiction with a murder mystery.

Musynx (PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch)

After its success on mobile platforms, Musynx comes to PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Nintendo Switch on June 19th. This rhythm game has over 50 tracks to choose from.

June 21st

Nekopara Vol. 1 (PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch)

Originally released for PC back in 2014, Nekopara Vol.1 comes to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on June 21st. This indie adventure game sees you take part in a maid cafe.

June 22nd

Mario Tennis Aces (Nintendo Switch)

Possibly the biggest release of this month, Mario Tennis Aces comes to Nintendo Switch on June 22nd. This Mario tennis game will have its own story mode where you use tennis to save the world.

Slime-san Superslime Edition (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Coming to Xbox One on June 22nd and PlayStation 4 on June 26th we have the special edition of Slime-san, Slime-san Superslime Edition. This contains a year of post-game downloadable content.

New Gundam Breaker (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4)

The latest Gundam game New Gundam Breaker comes to Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 on June 22nd. You can make your own Gundam and fight with it.

June 26th

Lumines Remastered (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

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Lumines Remastered

Delayed from May Lumines Remastered comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on June 26th. This is a remastering of the 2004 rhythm puzzle title.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA (Nintendo Switch)

Originally coming out on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita last year, Ys VIII: Lacrimose of DANA comes to Nintendo Switch on June 26th. The latest in Ys’ long-running RPG series.

June 29th

MXGP Pro (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

The second motorbike game to come out this month MXGP Pro comes out on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on June 29th. This one is for Motorcross fans.

Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy (Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One)

Originally released for PlayStation 4 last year, Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy comes to Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One on June 29th. This is a remastering of the 3 original Crash Bandicoot games for PlayStation 1. You can read our review here.

Psychedelia of the Ashen Hawk (PlayStation Vita)

The third in Aksys’ Summer of Mystery series, Psychedelia of the Ashen Hawk, comes out on June 29th. This is a mystery styled otome game.

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (Nintendo Switch)

Originally released last year to critical acclaim, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus comes to Nintendo Switch on June 19th.  This is another big release this month for those who missed the original. You can read our review of it here.

The Crew 2 (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

A sequel to the 2014 racing game The Crew 2 comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on June 29th. This takes after American motorsports. What do you think of next month’s releases?


Georgina Young

Contributor

British girl, currently in Japan. Surviving on a diet of retro games. Worshiping the god that is the Sega Megadrive. I like Nintendo.