April Game Releases 2017
Here is our run down of some of the main video game releases coming up in April 2017. A fair few sequels and remastered/updated games due to hit the shelves this month.
Persona 5 (April 4th - PS3 and PS4)
Persona 5, which is actually the 6th installment in the Persona series is a role-playing video game developed by Atlus and Sega. Despite the long history the story will be open to new players.
A remastered version of the 2011 released Bulletstorm. The original developers 'People Can Fly' separated from Epic Games in 2015 and have re-formed as an independent studio. THey are also working on a new title as yet unannounced.
Yooka-Laylee (April 11th - Linux, macOS, PS4, PC and Xbox One) A Nintendo Switch version planned for release at some point in 2017.
Funded by a Kickstarter campaign to raise £175,000 in 2015, Yooka-Laylee has since raised over £2m and is now just days away from launch. An all-new open-world platformer from the key creative talent behind the Banjo-Kazooie and Donkey Kong Country games.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (April 28th - Nintendo Switch)
This updated and upgraded deluxe version of the Wii U game is set to include new items, characters and a revamped battle mode.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 (PS4, PC and Xbox One)
Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 is a first-person tactical shooter developed by CI Games. The first game in the series to be open world and with a less linear story line to previous versions.
More game releases:
Domina (PC) - April 3
Persona 5 (PS4, PS3) - April 4
Ira (PC, Mac) - April 5
Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition (PS4, Xbox One, PC) - April 7
Don't Think Twice (Rift, Vive) - April 7
Yooka-Laylee (PS4, Xbox One, PC) - April 11
The Sexy Brutale (PS4, Xbox One, PC) - April 11
Stardew Valley: Collector's Edition (PS4, Xbox One) - April 11
Calm Waters (PC, Mac) - April 13
Guardians of the Galaxy (PS4, Xbox One, PC, iOS, Android) - April 18
The Silver Case (PS4) - April 18
Micro Machines: World Series (PS4, Xbox One) - April 21
Dragon Quest Heroes II (PS4) - April 25
Outlast 2 (PS4, Xbox One) - April 25
Puyo Puyo Tetris (Switch, PS4) - April 25
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 (PS4, Xbox One, PC) - April 25
Syberia 3 (PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC) - April 25
Wilson's Heart (Rift) - April 25
Little Nightmares (PS4, Xbox One, PC) - April 28
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) - April 28
Portal Knights (PS4, Xbox One, PC) - April 28
What games are you looking forward to playing in the coming month? Let us know in the comments.