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PC Gaming of April 22, 2019

10 Total Games Curated Out of 140 Games Releasing

Percentage of All PC Games Considered: 7.14%

The following titles are what we find to be noteworthy releases, this week of April 22nd - 28th, 2019. The description for each title is either authored by the studio or its publisher.

Most Anticipated

Mortal Kombat 11

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Mortal Kombat is back and better than ever in the next evolution of the iconic franchise.

RELEASE DATE: Apr 23, 2019
DEVELOPER: NetherRealm Studios, QLOC, Shiver
PUBLISHER: Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment

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Imperator: Rome

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Imperator: Rome is the newest grand strategy title from Paradox Development Studio. Set in the tumultuous centuries from Alexander’s Successor Empires in the East to the foundation of the Roman Empire.

RELEASE DATE: Apr 25, 2019
DEVELOPER: Paradox Development Studio
PUBLISHER: Paradox Interactive

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Curated Indies

Zombotron

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Fight to survive on a mysterious alien planet, outwit its vicious inhabitants, and do whatever it takes to find a way off that wretched rock.

RELEASE DATE: April 22, 2019
DEVELOPER: Ant.Karlov
PUBLISHER: Armor Games Studios

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Black Steel

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: BlackSteel stealth horror game taking place in a fantasy noir setting inspired by Dresden Files. Dark alleys and depths of an abandoned car factory full of reanimated metal.

RELEASE DATE: Dec 16, 2019
DEVELOPER: Dojo Games
PUBLISHER: PlayWay S.A., Ultimate Games S.A.

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Gensokyo Defenders

Use Traps and Spell Cards to fight back the magical masses! Blistering shoot-em-up action meets tactical tower defense as you choose from almost 20 popular characters to stop the fairy onslaught! Take advantage of their unique powers and tricky Traps to freeze, fry, and blow your enemies away!

RELEASE DATE: Apr 24, 2019
DEVELOPER: Neetpia
PUBLISHER: Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. / UNTIES

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Dark Devotion

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Explore the secrets of a mysterious fallen temple and put your Templar faith to the test in Dark Devotion, where no sacrifice is too great in praise of your God.

RELEASE DATE: Apr 25, 2019
DEVELOPER: Hibernian Workshop
PUBLISHER: The Arcade Crew, Maple Whispering Co., Ltd.

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Lorelai

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: The little she had was taken away, but Lorelai refuses to give up, she will fight. And not even death will stop her from getting it all back...

RELEASE DATE: Apr 26, 2019
DEVELOPER: Harvester Games
PUBLISHER: Screen 7

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The Death of Erin Myers

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Erin Myers is dead. But how did she die? And why did she die? Find out as you step back into her life and uncover her darkest secrets.

RELEASE DATE: Apr 26, 2019
DEVELOPER: Viperante
PUBLISHER: Viperante

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Releasing in Early Access

Kid Baby: Starchild

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Kid Baby: Starchild is a tight controlling 3D platformer with a focus on twitch based combat and decisive platforming.

RELEASE DATE: Apr 24, 2019
DEVELOPER: Exit Earth Entertainment
PUBLISHER: Exit Earth Entertainment

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Sky of Destruction

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Sky of Destruction is a top-down shooter. Combine aircrafts in your combat fleet, which will help you during the mission. Your goal is to destroy the enemy aircraft carrier or buildings, breaking through the enemy air armada. Explosions and total destruction!

RELEASE DATE: Apr 25, 2019
DEVELOPER: Satur Entertainment
PUBLISHER: Satur Entertainment

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Straight from the Devs
Monday, 22 April 2019 15:13
Published in Straight from the Devs

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