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Game Releases to Look Forward to this August !

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August is upon us and with it, it’s time we round up all the reasons to be excited for, this coming month. This year August will most definitely not be the month to sit back and relax. There is so much to look forward to. The gaming Gods must have been listening and have decided to shower us with the blessings of a host of new games for this month.

Here is a list of the games that we are looking forward to, this August.

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The much loved action adventure game will finally be available for PS5 and PS4. Gamers will not only get to explore more of Jin’s story but also get to explore some new updates. This includes Japanese lip sync, enhancements meant specifically for the PS5, such as DualSense controller and a whole new island (Iki Island) to explore, amongst others. The new update will also have monkeys and you even get to pet them.

  • Developers: Sucker Punch
  • Published By: Sony
  • Release Date: August 20, 2021
  • Platforms Available: PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4
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Fifteen years since the first game, Double Fine‘s Psychonauts gets its much awaited and well-deserved sequel. The game will be available for Xbox consoles and PC. You had heard it from us that the release schedule for the game is on track and Microsoft has indeed delivered.


  • Developers: Double Fine
  • Published By: Microsoft
  • Release Date: August 20, 2021
  • Platforms Available: Xbox, Xbox One, PC
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It’s time to relive some well-deserved nostalgia. Another game that is getting a must awaited and well-deserved sequel is the legendary video game franchise King’s Bounty. One of the most legendary games of the turn-based RPG genre, the hype around the game is understandable. Three decades since the release of the first game, King’s Bounty 2 will be available for Xbox One, PC, PS4 and Nintendo Switch.

  • Developers: 1C Entertainment
  • Published By: Prime Matter
  • Release Date: August 24, 2021
  • Platforms Available: Xbox One, PC, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch
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One game that I, personally, am stoked about is Twelve Minutes. Starring James McAvoy, Willem Dafoe and Daisy Ridley, the game has a very interesting premise. It is about a man stuck in a time loop and the same twelve minutes can be played out differently, endlessly. Twelve Minutes will be available for Xbox consoles and PC.

  • Developers: Luis Antonio
  • Published By: Annapurna Interactive for Microsoft Windows
  • Release Date: August 19, 2021
  • Platforms Available: Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S & PC
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If you are looking for some story-driven yet action packed single player game, the Kena: Bridge of Spirits is the perfect fit for you. Find and grow tiny spirits (Rot), uncover secrets of a forgotten village and combat on your path to discover the elusive and sacred mountain shrine.

  • Developers: Ember Lab
  • Published By: Ember Lab
  • Release Date: August 24, 2021
  • Platforms Available: PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 & PC
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Last but never the least on our top-picks for August releases is Lemnis Gate. The game promises to challenge your wits and combat strategy skills and involves a turn-based strategy FPS that takes place in a time loop. Brush up on your strategizing skills, combat strategies, flex your fingers and get ready to battle it out for your glory.

  • Developers: Ratloop Games Canada
  • Published By: Frontier Foundry
  • Release Date: August 3, 2021
  • Platforms Available: Xbox One, Xbox X/S, PC, PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4

So these were our top picks for the upcoming game releases this August. We sure are stoked about these games. What games are you waiting for? Let us know in the comments below.

Get ready to indulge yourself in some much well-deserved self-love and go bonkers. With the Xbox Ultimate Game Sale, the Sony Summer Sale and the month of August looking bright and sunny with so many great releases, July is coming to a close with a bang.

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