Video Game New Releases (10/18/16)

PopCultHQ looks at new releases available today for PC, Xbox One, PS4 and more! Here’s a look at what arrives in stores on Tuesday, October 18th…



a1BATMAN: RETURN TO ARKHAM

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment announced that Batman ™ : Return to Arkham will be available from the 21st of October 2016 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One. The bundle includes remastered versions of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City, as well as all of the Game of the Year edition bonus and downloadable content ever released.

Here’s the trailer showing side-by-side footage of the original game on PS3 next to the remastered version for PS4. Look for it to run on Unreal Engine 4.

Best Buy – PS4 ($49.99)
Best Buy – Xbox One ($49.99)
Target – PS4 ($49.99)
Target – Xbox One ($49.99)



a2MORDHEIM: CITY OF THE DAMNED

Riches and infamy await! Mordheim: City of the Damned is an adaptation of Games Workshop’s cult classic Mordheim, and is set in the Warhammer world’s decimated Empire city. Players lead warbands into bloody and lethal skirmishes of turn-based tactical combat. The game blends RPG elements, fast-paced tactical combat and intricate unit customization in a time wrought by chaos and rivalry where only the strongest survive.After the Comet of Sigmar crashed on Mordheim, the City of Damned turned into a terrifying battlefield where rival warbands fight fiercely for the control of key neighborhoods, looking for glory and fortune by acquiring the very valuable Wyrdstone fragments.

Pick your warbands from iconic Mordheim factions — Sisters of Sigmar, Possessed, Skaven, Mercenaries from the Empire, and many more – and lead your troops to battle. Recruit new units, equip them with enhanced gear. Evolve and customize your warband with the experience gained from each successful mission, transforming them into a terrifying force on the battlefield.

PC Digital Download ($39.99)
PS4 Digital Download ($39.99) *** Coming Soon ***
Xbox One Digital Download ($39.99)



a3LEGO HARRY POTTER COLLECTION (PS4)

The LEGO Harry Potter Collection brings gamers LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 and : Years 5-7 together, remastered with advanced gaming technology. This compilation unites the creative prowess of LEGO and the expansive world of Harry Potter, with an exciting journey full of spell-casting, potion-making, puzzle-solving, lessons, dueling and much more for players young and old to enjoy. Gamers can experience the entire LEGO Harry Potter adventure featuring content from seven books and eight films, with enhanced graphics, environments, lighting and visual effects, along with two downloadable content (DLC) packs.



b1Battlefield 1
Early Enlister Deluxe Edition

Battlefield 1 reinvents the history of warfare by taking players to World War I in this epic entry into the first-person shooter franchise. Through ever-changing environments at the dawn of all-out war, no battle is ever the same. The game takes you across multiple and varied locations in a bid to fight your way through immersive battles. From tight urban fights in a besieged French city, to big open spaces in the Italian Alps and frantic combats in the deserts of Arabia, discover a world at war through an adventure-filled campaign.Only in Battlefield 1 will you bring a horse to a tank fight and squad-up with your allies in epic multiplayer battles with up to 64 players. In a true multiplayer sandbox experience, take to the skies and engage in high-octane dogfights through treacherous landscapes, or have a battleship obliterating the coast from the sea, and engage in some of the biggest battles ever seen as empires clash for supremacy.

PC Download on Origin ($79.99)
PS4 – Early Enlister Deluxe Edition ($79.99)
Xbox One – Early Enlister Deluxe Edition ($79.99)


Other releases today include:
  • Battlefield 1 (PC, PS4, Xbox One – Early Enlisters Edition)
  • The Jackbox Party Pack 3 (Android, Mac, PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • Eagle Flight (Oculus Rift)
  • The Bug Butcher (PS4)
  • Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky (PS4, Vita)
  • HoPiKo (Vita)
  • Mordheim: City of the Damned (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse (3DS)
  • SportsBarVR (PSVR)
  • Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls (Vita)

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