The Games of February

Week of 2/1

Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 – Road to Boruto (PS4/XB1): Naurto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4 Road to Boruto concludes the Ultimate Ninja Storm series and collects all of the DLC content packs for Storm 4 and previously exclusive pre-order bonuses! Not only will players get the Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 game and content packs, they will also get an all new adventure Road to Boruto which contains many new hours of gameplay focusing on the son of Naruto who is part of a whole new generation of ninjas.

Poochy & Yoshi’s Wooly World (3DS): This gorgeous Wii U game is making its way to Nintendo 3DS. This version contains some new features, plus every stage available in the original. Exclusive new stages focus on Poochy: Players must time Poochy’s jump to collect beads, balloons, and Poochy Pups as they head for the goal. Poochy Pups are curious little helpers who jump on suspicious spots to indicate where players should look for secrets and collectables. Nintendo and stop-motion animation studio Dwarf are collaborating on 30 animated shorts featuring Yoshi and Poochy that will be included in the Nintendo 3DS version of the game.

Week of 2/5

Nioh (PS4): Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja team up to create a brand-new, authentic samurai story exclusively for PlayStation 4. Take control of an experienced samurai who is masterful in his legendary skills.  Explore a fantastical and dark vision of 16th century Japan – fight alongside and against legendary heroes and villains of the Sengoku period. Face brutal and grotesque enemies – standalone against skilled samurai, vile beasts, and demons known as the yokai. To triumph you’ll need patience, to learn where each foe – human or demon – is strong, and when to strike at their weaknesses. Embrace the way of the samurai to master the deep, rewarding combat system and relish every hard-fought victory.

Week of 2/12

For Honor (PS4/XB1): Discover the world of For Honor and live the history behind the war between the Knights, Samurai, and Viking factions as you carve a path of destruction through an intense, believable battlefield. Storm castles in massive battles and confront deadly bosses to ensure the survival of your people against a mysterious and deadly foe. Own the battlefield with your band of warriors online or via split screen co-op.

Deformers (PS4/XB1/PC): Deformers takes place in arenas where you control “Forms” and battle in the quest for supremacy by rolling, jumping, dashing, shooting, throwing, and defending yourself against your foes! Deformers delivers unique, tactile gameplay for those who love to show off their skills and determination, while also boasting simple game mechanics which make it easy for anyone to jump in and enjoy! On top of that, you can play local split-screen with up to three of your friends to fight against one another or team up to take on your enemies online.

Ride 2 (PS4/XB1): The next chapter in the exciting moto-sim racing series, Ride, arrives this fall with Ride 2. Featuring expanded game modes, all-new content with over 230 bikes from the most important manufacturers, and an unprecedented level of customization, Ride 2 brings the thrill of riding in the most complete motorcycle experience ever.

Sniper Elite 4 (PS4/XB1/PC): Set in the aftermath of its award-winning predecessor, Sniper Elite 4 continues the series’ World War Two heritage by transporting players across the beautiful Italian peninsula, from sun-drenched Mediterranean coastal towns, to colossal Nazi megastructures, daunting forests and giddying mountain monasteries inspired by Monte Cassino. With an expansive campaign for 1-2 players and dedicated co-op and adversarial multiplayer modes, Sniper Elite 4 aims to deliver the definitive World War Two shooter for a generation, with unrivalled sniping freedom across maps many times the size of those seen in Sniper Elite 3.

Week of 2/19

Halo Wars 2 (XB1): The heroes of Halo Wars return to find themselves – and the galaxy – in more danger than ever. Following the events of Halo 5, the all-new story is told in action-packed missions set on the legendary Halo destination known as the Ark. Players will strategically command overwhelming firepower in large-scale battles against a terrifying threat facing the UNSC and all of humanity.  Play with or against your friends and the Xbox Live community in up to 3v3 matches. All-new units with explosive firepower, Leaders with special abilities that help to turn the tide in battle and thrilling multiplayer modes are at your fingertips as you wage war on a variety of maps.

Berserk and the Band of the Hawk (PS4): Berserk and the Band of the Hawk is based on the world-renowned series Berserk by Kentarou Miura, and blends the signature ‘one versus thousands’ style action of the long-running Warriors franchise with the grim and gruesome atmosphere of Berserk. Players will follow the daring and heroic journey of Guts, Griffith, Casca and the Band of the Hawk as they slash and smash their way through a sinister realm of magical and demonic fiends.

Week of 2/26

Horizon Zero Dawn (PS4): Horizon Zero Dawn is an exhilarating new action role playing game exclusively for the PS4, developed by the award-winning Guerrilla Games, creators of PlayStation’s venerated Killzone franchise. Take on the role of skilled hunter Aloy as you explore a vibrant and lush world inhabited by mysterious mechanized creatures. Embark on a compelling, emotional journey and unravel mysteries of tribal societies, ancient artifacts and advanced technologies that will determine the fate of this planet, and of life itself.

Story of Seasons – Trio of Towns (3DS): Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns is a fresh new entry in the Bokujo Monogatari’ series, a long-standing and top-selling farming/life-simulation franchise. After creating a customized character, players can live out a new life by cultivating their favorite fruits and vegetables while expanding and filling their farm with their choice of animals. For the first time in the series, players can explore three different towns, each with their own regional crops, animals, and flavors, in search of new ways to grow their farms and friendships. Players can also connect to one another, locally or via internet, to chat and trade useful items.