All Video Game Releases Of August 2017

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Most anticipated titles include Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, Agents of Mayhem and Ark: Survival Evolved

It’s August! This month is packed with games so the list is going to be extra long. Are you ready for all video game releases of August 2017? Is your wallet ready? I’m really looking forward to playing Life is Strange: Before the Storm. Oh, not to mention the new DLC for X-COM 2 comes out this month too!
*The games are listed according to their release dates and some of them might be changed by publisher*

The Long Dark


Release date: August 1
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC, MAC
After years of Early Access on Steam, The Long Dark is finally ready for a full release. The official release includes a story campaign that will give you an insight of how the winter apocalypse came about. The story will be released in season format and the first season, Wintermute, is available now. The Long Dark is an exploration-survival game where it’s you vs nature. Brace yourself, winter is here 😛

Tacoma


Release date: August 2
Platform: Xbox One, Windows PC
In Tacoma, you’ll experience life aboard a high-tech space station. Explore every detail and learn about the crew while finding clues to solve a mystery.

Ark: Survival Evolved


Release date: August 8 (Postponed to August 29)
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC, Mac, Linux
The game has been in Early Access on Steam since June 2015. Studio Wildcard is now ready for a full commercial release to include more platforms. Ark is a survival game – with dinosaurs!

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice


Release date: August 8
Platform: PlayStation 4, Windows PC
Descend into Hell with Senua as you hack-n-slash your way through. Will you fight for your sanity or give in? You can slow time, and The game is heavy on the gore side so a fair warning to those with a weak stomach.

Lawbreakers


Release date: August 8
Platform: PlayStation 4, Windows PC
This first-person-shooter game is published by Nexon in hopes of becoming the next Overwatch.. It’s basically Overwatch but with anti-gravity.

Mega Man Legacy Collection 2


Release date: August 8
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC
Take a trip back in time and receive those days as your favourite Blue Bomber in this legacy collection set.

Sudden Strike 4


Release date: August 11
Platform: Windows PC, Mac, Linux (August 15 for PlayStation 4)
The beloved Real Time Strategy is back with bigger maps, more unites and better graphics!

Agents of Mayhem


Release date: August 15
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC
Try as they might to break away from the image of Saint’s Row, I find it hard to shake that off since this game also uses the same trope – goofiness and over-the-top scenarios.

Cities: Skylines


Release date: August 15
Platform: PlayStation 4
The city building sim has been around n Steam for awhile and it’s finally getting a console release.

Matterfall


Release date: August 15
Platform: PlayStation 4
A side-scrolling shooter game with really pretty graphics.

Sonic Mania


Release date: August 15
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC, Nintendo Switch
It’s everybody’s favourite blue hedgehog! Collect those rings 😉

The Escapists 2


Release date: August 22
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC
A sequel to The Escapist. Escape from prison! Now with better graphics and better story.

Guardians Of The Galaxy Episode 3


Release date: August 22
Platform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Windows PC, iOS
An interactive story game from none other than Telltale Games.

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy


Release date: August 22
Platform: PlayStation 4
Find hidden treasures with Nadine and Chloe in India! This is a stand alone game with Chloe as the main character.

F1 2017


Release date: August 25
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC
So far, we know that they’ll be bring back three classic cars and they are the 2002 Ferrari F2002 and the 1992 Williams Fw14B. The 1998 McLaren MP4/4 will be a pre-order bonus.

Madden NFL 18


Release date: August 25
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
The American football game is back and this time around, they’re bringing you an all-new Longshot Story Mode. Play the story of an NFL prospect’s road to the draft – on and off the field,

Absolver


Release date: August 29
Platform: PlayStation 4, Windows PC
Another game from famous indie developer, Devolver Digital. This is an online multiplayer combat game where you’ll have to brawl and prove your worth to the Guides. They’ll then determine if you’re worthy to their elite corps of Absolvers.

Culdcept Revolt


Release date: August 29
Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Do card battles and find your lost memories as a Cepter named Allen. A game that combines board game mechanics with card battle.

Everybody’s Golf


Release date: August 29
Platform: PlayStation 4
Play golf! With everybody 😀 Play with friends or online and try to land a hole in one. Or, take a stroll around the country club in free roam mode 😉

Hello Neighbour


Release date: August 29
Platform: Xbox One, Windows PC
This is a horror/thriller game in which you try to sneak into your neighbours house. Try not to get caught!

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle


Release date: August 29
Platform: Nintendo Switch
In this really cute cross-over, fight Mario or Rabbids in a turn-based battle. Like a cute version of XCOM 😛

Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition


Release date: August 29
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
The classic RPG is back and ready for console. As the name suggest, all expansions will be included.

Redout


Release date: August 29
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
An arcade racing game that is uncompromising, fast and tough. Can you handle this tribute to the classics?

Warriors All-Stars


Release date: August 29
Platform: PlayStation 4, Windows PC
A hack-n-slash game with crossover characters from all the Warriors series by Koei Tecmo.

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen

Video Game Releases of August 2017
Release date: August 29
Platform: Windows PC
This DLC for XCOM 2 will be packing a whole lot of content such as new hero, new alien faction, more strategy layer for you to manage your troops and many more.

Yakuza Kiwami

Video Game Releases of August 2017
Release date: August 29
Platform: PlayStation 4
A remake of the classic, Yakuza. Better graphics as usual and additional content to fill in those plot holes from the orignal.

Life is Strange: Before the Storm


Release date: August 31
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC
This prequel will have you play as Chloe Price 3 years prior to her reunion with Max. Life is Strange: Before the Storm is a standalone game with 3 chapters (3 episodes total).
Check out these PlayStation 4 and PC exclusives of the year if you’re wondering what might be in store for you next month. That’s all for this month! Make good choices, people.

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