With some big hitters coming out in January, February seems to be keeping up the pace with even more huge titles coming up for grabs. With so many big releases next month there is sure to be something to please everyone.

February 1st

Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown (Microsoft Windows)

Following its successful launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One last month Ace Combat7: Skies Unknown comes to Microsoft Windows on February 1st. This sky simulator action game is VR compatible.

WarGroove (Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Coming to PlayStation 4 later this quarter, WarGroove comes first to Microsoft Windows, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on February 1st. This a turn-based strategy game in the style of Advance Wars.

February 5th

Etrian Odyssey Nexus (Nintendo 3DS)

The sixth game in the Etrian Odyssey main series, Etrian Odyssey Nexus comes exclusively to Nintendo 3DS on February 5th. This is one of Atlus’ classic dungeon crawler RPGs.

Riot: Civil Unrest (Nintendo Switch, Xbox One)

Coming to Nintendo Switch on February 5th and Xbox One on February 6th we have Riot: Civil Unrest. This simulation strategy game came to is leaving Early Access.

February 6th

Salt and Sanctuary (Xbox One)

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Indie Gem Salt and Sanctuary coming to Xbox One

Smash indie success Salt and Sanctuary is finally being ported to Xbox One on February 6th. The 2D platformer influenced by Dark Souls was previously released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and last year Nintendo Switch.

ASTRONEER (Microsoft Windows, Xbox One)

In Early Access since 2016, ASTRONEER sees its full release on Microsoft Windows and Xbox One on February 6th. In this indie adventure game, you play as an astronaut trying to find a new world which can support life.

February 7th

Reverie (Nintendo Switch)

Coming out for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita last year Reverie sees its release on Nintendo Switch on February 7th. This Earthbound inspired Zeldaesque dungeon puzzler will release with a Sweet As edition on Switch.

Ape Out  (Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch)

New from Devolver Digital Ape Out comes to Microsoft Windows and Nintendo Switch on February 7th. This is a primal smash’em up with a jazz soundtrack.

BlazBlue: Central Fiction (Nintendo Switch)

Releasing originally for PlayStation 3 and 4 all the way back in 2016 BlazBlue: Central Fiction will be released on Nintendo Switch on February 7th. This was supposedly the final chapter in the BlazBlue story.

February 8th

Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame 2 (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

The latest in supercross racing games Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame 2 comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on February 8th.

Pipe Push Paradise (Xbox One)

Popular indie puzzle game Pipe Push Paradise comes to Xbox One on February 8th. It was previously released for Mac Os, Linux, Microsoft Windows, and Nintendo Switch.

Yokai Watch 3 (Nintendo 3DS)

The second Nintendo 3DS exclusive game of the month, Yokai Watch 3 comes out on February 8th. This is the third in the Yokai Watch series where you catch and battle different Japanese yokai.

God Eater 3 (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4)

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The Long-Awaited Second Sequel in the God Eater Series

The long-awaited third game in the God Eater series, God Eater 3 comes to Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 on February 8th. This action RPG takes place in a post-apocalyptic world.

February 12th

The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince (PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch)

Releasing last year in Japan NIS America’s latest game The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince heads West on February 12th for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. In this platformer, you play as a wolf who takes the form of a princess to deceive a blind prince into following her.

Hyper Jam (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Releasing for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Hyper Jam comes out on February 12th. This is an indie brawler with a dynamic perks system.

February 14th

A Fold Apart (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Coming to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch A Fold Apart releases on February 14th. This game explores a long distance relationship with the art of paper folding.

Code: Realize ~Wintertide Miracles~ (PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4)

The third in the Code Realize series of visual novels Code Realize ~Wintertide Miracles~ comes to PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 4 on February 14th. Romance different suitors from throughout history.

Nekopara Vol. 2 (PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch)

Coming out for Microsoft Windows back in 2016, Nekopara Vol. 2 comes to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on February 14th. This is a lewd comedy game based on a cat cafe.

February 15th

Jump Force (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Characters from different Shounen Jump titles collide in Jump Force a fighting game coming to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 15th. Play as characters from Dragon Ball, Naruto and One Piece amongst others.

Metro Exodus (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

The latest in the Metro series, Metro Exodus comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 15th. This is a first-person shooter,  with a nonlinear storyline.

Crackdown 3 (Microsoft Windows, Xbox One)

The third in the Crackdown series, Crackdown 3 comes to Microsoft Windows and Xbox One on February 15th. It features an all-new multiplayer co-operative mode.

Far Cry: New Dawn (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

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Far Cry New Dawn with a Whole New Setting

Less than one year after the release of the previous Far Cry title, Far Cry: New Dawn comes to Microsoft Windows, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on February 15th. This latest outing is set in Montana 17 years after a global catastrophe.

February 19th

Steins;Gate Elite (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch)

A remaster of the classic Steins;Gate visual novel Steins;Gate Elite comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on February 19th. Blending visual novel style gameplay with anime cutscenes Steins;Gate Elite brings a whole new style to the visual novel genre.

Death end re;Quest (PlayStation 4)

A turn-based RPG with different ways to battle Death end re;Quest comes to PlayStation 4 on February 19th. Use fighting style, shooter or even slots to get through RPG style battles.

Yakuza Kiwami (Microsoft Windows)

Coming originally to PlayStation 4, the remake of the original Yakuza game, Yakuza Kiwami comes to Microsoft Windows on February 18th. Play in Kazuma Kiryu’s first adventure and he looks for a young girl’s mysteriously missing mother.

February 22nd

Anthem (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Possibly the biggest release of the month Anthem comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 22nd. Created by BioWare, up to 4 players can work together in this action adventure RPG.

February 26th

The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

A tie-in to the second LEGO movie The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on February 26th. Based in the LEGO universe play as the hero saving the day.

Stellaris: Console Edition (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Releasing for PC back in 2016, and console version named Stellaris: Console Edition is releasing on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 26th. This strategy game is based in a vast galaxy.

Trials Rising (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Motorbike platformer Trials Rising comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on February 26th.

February 28th

Fimbul (Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Based on comic books Fimbul comes to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on February 28th. This is an indie action adventure title.

What will you be picking up next month?


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.



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