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PC Gaming Week of September 16, 2019

20 Total Games Curated Out of 115 Games Releasing

Percentage of All PC Games Considered: 17.39%

The following titles are what we feel are the most noteworthy games releasing this week of September 16 - 22, 2019. The description for each title is either authored by the studio or its publisher.

Most Anticipated

Devil's Hunt - Developed by Layopi Games

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: The war between Demons and Angels takes you to hell and back in Devil’s Hunt. Play as Desmond in this third-person action adventure game, as he discovers his demonic powers with the fate of the world hanging in the balance of the greatest conflict known to humankind.

RELEASE DATE: September 17, 2019
DEVELOPER: Layopi Games
PUBLISHER: 1C Entertainment

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Daymare: 1998 - Developed by Invader Studios

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: DAYMARE: 1998 is a third-person survival horror game that recreates the mood of iconic titles from the '90s, with a fresh storyline. An incident that turns a small town into a deadly zone, three characters to play with and little time to find the truth, before its mutated citizens abruptly end your mission.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 17, 2019
DEVELOPER: Invader Studios
PUBLISHER: Destructive Creations, All in! Games

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AI: The Somnium Files - Developed by Spike Chunsoft

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Play as detective Kaname Date on the case of an elusive serial killer in this thrilling, sci-fi murder mystery.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 17, 2019
DEVELOPER: Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd.
PUBLISHER: Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd.

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PlanetSide Arena - Developed by Daybreak Game Company

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Dive into PlanetSide Arena and battle online in this massive multiplayer sci-fi arena shooter. Choose your class, fuel your jetpack, and drop into the fray on the war-torn landscape of Auraxis. If you want to come out on top, you'll have to go all in to rule the Arena.

RELEASE DATE: September 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Daybreak Game Company
PUBLISHER: Daybreak Game Company

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The Sojourn - Developed by Shifting Tides

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: A tale of light, darkness, and the nature of reality. Traverse a thought-provoking puzzle game and its immersive colour-drenched world of light and shadow.

RELEASE DATE: 2020
DEVELOPER: Shifting Tides
PUBLISHER: Iceberg Interactive

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Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered - Developed by LEVEL-5 & QLOC

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Journey back to the other world in Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch™ Remastered. LEVEL-5’s classic tale returns better than ever, with improved graphics and performance.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: LEVEL-5, QLOC
PUBLISHER: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment

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Curated Indies

Rebel Cops - Developed by Weappy Studio

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Lead a ragtag squad of cops in rebellion against their town's new criminal power and see how long you can hold out in this unforgiving turn-based spin-off game from This Is the Police. You'll be desperately short on supplies, and a single shot can cost a cop their life.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 17, 2019
DEVELOPER: Weappy Studio
PUBLISHER: THQ Nordic

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Little Misfortune - Developed by Killmonday Games AB

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Led by her new friend, Mr. Voice, Misfortune ventures into the woods, where mysteries are unraveled and a little bad luck unfolds.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 18, 2019
DEVELOPER: Killmonday Games AB
PUBLISHER: Killmonday Games AB

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Overland - Developed by Finji

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Take care of a group of travelers on a post-apocalyptic road-trip across the United States in this turn-based survival game.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Finji
PUBLISHER: Finji

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Hot Lava - Developed by Klei Entertainment

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: The Floor is Hot Lava! Run, jump, climb, and surf across nostalgia-packed environments flooded with hot molten lava. Explore alone, or join your friends. And whatever you do, don’t touch the floor.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Klei Entertainment
PUBLISHER: Klei Entertainment

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Crying Suns - Developed by Alt Shift

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Crying Suns is a tactical rogue-lite that puts you in the role of a space fleet commander as you explore a mysteriously fallen empire. In this story rich experience inspired by Dune and Foundation, each successful run will uncover the truth about the Empire... and yourself as well.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Alt Shift
PUBLISHER: Humble Bundle

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Mutazione - Developed by Die Gute Fabrik

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: A mutant soap opera where small-town gossip meets the supernatural. Join Kai as she arrives in the mysterious community of Mutazione to care for her ailing grandfather. Discover scenic hangouts, magical gardens, new friends, and old secrets...

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Die Gute Fabrik
PUBLISHER: Akupara Games

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Forest Home - Developed by The Binary Mill

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Something's gone wrong in the forest! All the animals are lost, and only you can guide them home. Draw colorful paths that grow right beneath your finger, mouse or gamepad to lead the forest critters to safety. Avoid obstacles, navigate bridges, and collect food in this cute & challenging puzzler.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: The Binary Mill
PUBLISHER: Nextgen Reality Pty. Ltd.

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Untitled Goose Game - Developed by House House

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: It's a lovely morning in the village and you are a horrible goose.

RELEASE DATE: TBD
DEVELOPER: House House
PUBLISHER: Panic

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Rain of Reflections: Chapter 1 - Developed by Lionbite Games

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Rain of Reflections is an atmospheric, dystopian adventure game with exploration and deep character interactions. Its turn-based strategic confrontations are uniquely centered around a motivation mechanic.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 20, 2019
DEVELOPER: Lionbite Games
PUBLISHER: Lionbite Games

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Rebound Dodgeball Evolved - Developed by Hexterion

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Rebound Dodgeball Evolved is an intense local multiplayer twin-stick sci-fi dodgeball game. An out of control mess of crazed rebounding action! There is nowhere to hide with the top down camera, so you better stay on the move! The game is 2-4 players in a free-for-all deathmatch arena.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 20, 2019
DEVELOPER: Hexterion
PUBLISHER: Hexterion

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Releasing in Early Access

Mythgard - Developed by Rhino Games Inc

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Welcome to Mythgard, a CCG of boundless depth and strategy. Dragons vie with jets for control of the skies, and mortals rise to challenge creatures of myth. Unleash spells, summon minions, and master unique tactical enchantments to control the magic of Mythgard. Coming on September 19, 2019!

RELEASE DATE: September 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Rhino Games Inc
PUBLISHER: Rhino Games Inc

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Stars End Early Access - Developed by Construct Studio

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: Stars End is a multiplayer sci-fi survival game set hundreds of years in the future in a star system colonized by humans. Come and join us for crafting, construction, missions and PvP on the wild frontier...

RELEASE DATE: Sep 20th, 2019
DEVELOPER: Reverie World Studios
PUBLISHER: Reverie World Studios

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VR

Home A Drone (VR) - Developed by Construct Studio

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: My Pa said the world would go to hell once Artificially Intelligent drones took over. I don’t much care what they do, as long as they stay off my damn lawn and out of my business!

RELEASE DATE: Sep 19, 2019
DEVELOPER: Construct Studio
PUBLISHER: Construct Studio Inc.

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Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son

STRAIGHT FROM THE DEVS: You’re stuck in a time loop as Phil Connors, Jr., back in Punxsutawney for Groundhog Day in this virtual reality game set in the world of the iconic hit movie. Solve puzzles and interact with branching narrative gameplay, to break the time-loop cycle to escape into tomorrow.

RELEASE DATE: Sep 17, 2019
DEVELOPER: Tequila Works
PUBLISHER: Sony Pictures Virtual Reality

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