Video Game Releases Scheduled for Next Week (August 26 - September 1)

August 25, 2019
Video Game Releases Scheduled for Next Week (August 26 - September 1)

These are the most notable game releases for the following week that we here at GameBuz thought you might enjoy.

Control

After a secretive agency in New York is invaded by an otherworldly threat, players will take on the role of Jesse Faden, the new Director struggling to regain Control. This sandbox-style, gameplay-driven experience built on the proprietary Northlight engine challenges players to master a combination of supernatural abilities, modifiable loadouts and reactive environments while fighting through the deep and mysterious worlds Remedy is known and loved for.

Release date: August 27. 2019
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Decay of Logos

Decay of Logos is an immersive action role-playing game inspired by the developer’s love and passion for European folklore, high fantasy fiction and archetypal classic third-person action-RPG video games. The game sees players exploring a vast interconnected world, packed with secret locations and items to discover.

Release date: August 27. (PS4), 29. (Switch), 30. (PC, Xbox One) 2019
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch

Pagan Online

Pagan Online, the hack-and-slash action RPG from Wargaming and Mad Head Games, will exit Early Access on August 27. At launch, the game will feature extensive updates and revamped systems based on player feedback gathered during Early Access. Pagan Online combines classic top-down action RPG gameplay with session-based PVE action, unique characters, and combat that will challenge even the most seasoned players.

Release date: August 27. 2019
Platform: PC

Smith and Winston

Smith and Winston is a twin stick voxel shooter with limitless level destruction, exploration and full 3D combat. Featuring hand-crafted, high definition, voxel levels with the philosophy that “if you can see it, you can destroy it”.

Release date: August 27. 2019
Platform: PC

The Bard's Tale 4: Director's Cut

The Director’s Cut is loaded with new features, fixes, and content, making it the truly definitive edition of The Bard’s Tale IV. Along with an Unreal Engine update that has the game looking, playing, and sounding better than ever, The Bard’s Tale IV: Director’s Cut directly addresses feedback received from the game’s initial launch with thousands of fixes and tweaks included.

Release date: August 27. 2019
Platform: PS4, Xbox One

Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey

In Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey, players are challenged to survive and evolve in the harsh yet beautiful land of Africa spanning from ten million to two million years ago. As humankind’s primate predecessors, players explore Neogene Africa, expand their territory, and evolve to advance their clan from one generation to the next in order to survive in this innovative take on the open world survival genre. The game and its mechanics rely on evolution, discovery, and survival as players traverse a variety of terrain and environments, encounter various predators, and learn new abilities to pass along to the next generation of their clan.

Release date: August 27. (PC) 2019
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One

World of Warcraft Classic

With World of Warcraft Classic, Blizzard has rebuilt the original WoW® in its most polished and complete state, as it was at the time of the “Drums of War” update (patch 1.12.0), originally released August 22, 2006. Included for all subscribers at no additional cost, World of Warcraft Classic gives players the opportunity to reexperience together the moments that came to define early WoW.

Release date: August 27. 2019
Platform: PC

Wreckfest

Wreckfest is a racing video game developed by Bugbear Entertainment, creators of the well-known demolition derby-style racing series FlatOut. Wreckfest is the spiritual successor to the FlatOut series and a cross between FlatOut, Destruction Derby and cult 1989 PC racer Street Rod.

Release date: August 27. 2019
Platform: PS4, Xbox One

The Lord of the Rings: Adventure Card Game

The first adventure card game set in the quintessential fantasy world of J.R.R.Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings: Adventure Card Game offers solo and cooperative adventures based on card battles. The game combines a strong immersive narrative experience with in-depth strategic challenges that will put players’ tactics to the test.

Release date: August 29. 2019
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch

Just Cause 4: Danger Rising

Danger Rising adds 8 new missions, the Hoverboard, and multiple exciting new weapons & vehicles to the Just Cause 4 sandbox world. Blast enemies with the Sequoia 370 Mag-Slug, bend the laws of gravity with the Stormalong Em Zero magnesis rifle, or deploy your very own remote controlled drone with the Yellowstone Auto Sniper Rifle.

Release date: August 29. 2019
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Blair Witch

From the creative minds behind the critically acclaimed Layers of Fear, experience first-hand the toll that fear can take on the mind in an original story. Blair Witch is a first-person psychological horror game that studies your reactions to danger and stress. Your darkest fears will awaken.

Release date: August 30. 2019
Platform: PC, Xbox One

The Dark Pictures: Man Of Medan

The Dark Pictures Anthology is a series of stand-alone, cinematic horror games, designed to present a new terrifying experience on a regular basis. Each game is unconnected and will feature a brand new story, setting and new cast of characters. In Man of Medan, four young Americans set sail on a diving trip, to find the rumoured location of a WWII wreckage. As the day unfolds, and a storm rolls in, their trip soon becomes something much more sinister.

Release date: August 30. 2019
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One