All major videogame releases for Jan 2017


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Happy New Year everyone, here are some of the biggest game releases for the month of January.

Jan 17

Image: The Vita Lounge

Image: The Vita Lounge

Fate/Extella: The Umbral StarThe single player action game continues from the events of the 2010 PSP Japanese Dungeon Crawler Fate/Extra. In Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star, you are put into a role of a ‘master’, where you will be accompanied by a spirit ‘servant’ during the battles against your enemies. You will have an option to select from sixteen servants, who are divided into eight classes, each of them having different fighting styles and abilities.

The game will be released for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita platforms.

Jan 20

Image: Nerd Reactor

Image: Nerd Reactor

Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King: This classic was originally released for PlayStation 2 back in 2004 and is now being ported in to Nintendo 3DS. The game will now have full voice acting, more story content, new side quests, a different ending, two new playable characters and the StreetPass functionality.

Image: Youtube

Image: Youtube

Gravity Rush 2: Gravity Rush 2 is a sequel to the 2012 hit, Gravity Rush. The new game will start where it’s successor left and will have some new features. One of the interesting additions that the Gravity Rush fans need to watch out is the introduction of new gravity modes, which will have impact on the controls and combat moves of the main character Kat.

The game will exclusively be released for PlayStation 4.

Jan 24

Image: Square Enix

Image: Square Enix

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue: Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue is the successor to the 2014 release Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix. This will be a collection of three different games which takes place at different time frames of the overall story.

The game will include a high-definition remaster of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance and two brand new games namely, Kingdom Hearts χ Back Cover and Kingdom Hearts 0.2: Birth by Sleep – A Fragmentary Passage. Kingdom Hearts χ Back Cover will be cinematic version of the Kingdom Hearts χ and will focus on the events which weren’t shown in the original game. On the other hand, the other game Kingdom Hearts 0.2: Birth by Sleep – A Fragmentary Passage will continue after the events of Birth by Sleep.

The game will exclusively be released for PlayStation 4.

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