Game Releases: February 2016
It’s that time of the year where another month ends, and another one starts! While the new year ushered in awesome new games, February has more in store. From RPG, action, simulation, adventure, and DLCs, here’s a list of games coming to you this month.
Tales of Symphonia HDRelease Date: 2 February 2016 Available for: PC (Steam)
Tales of Symphonia HD is packed with more than 80 hours of gameplay paired with an epic and emotionally-charged storyline about a Chosen One who is bound to save his people from evil. It also includes a real-time 3D battle system plus high-quality anime cut scenes featuring characters created by Kosuke Fujishima.
American Truck Simulator
Release Date: 3 February 2016
Available for: PC (Steam)
You can be the king of the road in American Truck Simulator! Start as a driver for hire, work your way up in the local freight market and emerge as one of the largest transportation companies in the US! Packed with features, this simulation game will definitely bring you hours of fun.
Agatha Christie : The ABC Murders
Release Date: 4 February 2016
An adaptation from the classic Agatha Christie novel, Agatha Christie The ABC Murders will unleash the inner investigator in you. You will take on the role of famous private detective Hercule Poirot as he explores crime scenes in different cities in the UK. Explore, solve puzzles, get more clues, and put an end to the murders done by the mysterious “ABC”.
Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4Release Date: 5 February 2016 Available for: PC (Steam), Xbox One, PlayStation 4
Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, the last installment in the STORM series, will bring new features (as well as returning ones) while staying true to the series’ signature gameplay. It is also set to feature the largest fighting roster in the history of STORM games which are made up of fighters from the entire Naruto universe. With a totally revamped combat mechanics, this game will definitely keep you busy for a long time.
XCOM 2Release Date: 5 February 2016 Available for: PC (Steam)
XCOM 2 Reinforcement PackRelease Date: 5 February 2016 DLC; Base game is required in order to play
Enhance your XCOM 2 experience with the XCOM 2 Reinforcement Pack! With three themed DLC packs, this DLC will bring more customizations, weapons, armor, soldier class, and map. Each of the themed DLCs will be released separately throughout the year: ANARCHY’S CHILDREN (Spring 2016), ALIEN HUNTERS (Summer 2016), and SHEN’S LAST GIFT (Summer 2016).
Dying Light: The FollowingRelease Date: 9 February 2016 DLC; Base game is required in order to play
Dying Light The Following is the expansion to Dying Light which will bring massive content to the game. It includes a new map that’s as big as the base game’s, additional drivable vehicles, a new story to take on, and so much more! In fact, this DLC is so huge, it was supposed to be released as a standalone game!
UnravelRelease Date: 9 February 2016 Available for: PC (Origin), PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Unravel is a side-scrolling puzzle game set in Northern Scandinavia. Here you’ll meet Yarny, a character made from yarn (duh!) who’s on a mission to reconnect the memories of a long-lost family. Enjoy solving physics-based puzzles in breathtaking environments while immersing yourself in a heartfelt story.
Alekhine’s GunRelease Date: 26 February 2016 Available for: PC (Steam), Xbox One Time travel to the 1960’s in Alekhine’s Gun. The game is set during the Cold War, and you will play as the soviet assassin recruited by the CIA, Agent Alekhine. This stealth game is packed with 11 vast, open levels, advanced weapons, and challenging missions.
MIGHTY NO.9Release Date: 12 February 2016 Available for: PC (Steam), Wii U, 3DS, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 Run, jump, blast, transform your way in MIGHTY NO. 9! You will definitely enjoy this side-scrolling action game which features 12 challenging stages, boss battles, and unlockable levels that will further challenge you.
Street Fighter 5Release Date: 16 February 2016 Available for: PC (Steam), PlayStation 4
Street Fighter is making a comeback through Street Fighter 5! Enjoy your favorite Street Fighter characters (and new ones, too!) in stunning visuals and superb detail, plus new battle mechanics and strategies, and so much more!
Plants Vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2Release Date: 25 February 2016 Available for: PC (Origin), PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Plants Vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 will bring you back to Suburbia and this time, the plants are the ones staging the attack after the zombies have taken over. The game brings a new feature, the Backyard Battleground, which will serve as your very own playground. The game also features a 24-player online multiplayer mode and a 4-player co-op mode, 12 new maps, over 100 playable characters, and much more!
What an awesome lineup this is! February surely brings the fun to a whole new level! Which of these games will definitely make your list? Let us know in the comments below!