5 new games on Xbox, PlayStation, Switch and PC to play this weekend
Looking for new games to play this weekend? Then you have come to the right place. Sometimes you just want to spend your very precious downtime checking out some recently released games.
Luckily, we’ve rounded up this week’s biggest releases for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and PC. Some of these titles are even available to play for free as part of an Xbox Game Pass or PS Plus membership.
So, without further ado, here are five new games you should be playing this weekend.
Dodge ball academy
Available on Xbox One, PS4, PC and Nintendo Switch
Released on August 5 and available on Xbox Game Pass, Dodgeball Academia is a colorful sports RPG that lets you put yourself in the sneakers of a newbie dodgeball student Otto as he strives to become the ultimate dodgeball champion. dodgeball.
While the dodgeball is obviously the heart of Dodgeball Academia, with players taking part in action-packed matches, Otto’s journey will also see players forming friendships, making rivals, and taking part in quests in style. Classic RPG.
Legends of the Hunter’s Arena
Available on PC, PS4 and PS5
Originally released in July 2020 for PC, Hunter’s Arena Legends arrived on PS4 and PS5 on August 3 – and is available as part of this month’s free PS Plus game offering.
Set in ancient Asia, Hunter’s Arena Legends is a 30-player PvP and PvE battle royale, featuring a combat system centered around aerial combos and timed counters. Players will fight against a growing legion of demons who threaten to demolish the world as well as their fellow players. If you like a battle royale, but are tired of Fortnite, Apex Legends, and PUBG, then Hunter’s Arena is worth a visit.
Picross S: Mega Drive and Mark III edition
Available on Nintendo Switch
Released on August 5, Picross S: Mega Drive & Mark III Edition sees Nintendo collaborate with Sega to bring iconic characters from Sega Mega Drive and Sega Genesis to the nonogram puzzle game.
A character editor has been added to Picross S on Switch, with some characters making their debut as in-game Picross puzzles. This means players can expect to draw 59 classic Sega characters from games such as Golden Ax, Sonic the Hedgehog, Streets of Rage, and Alex Kidd. If you’re looking for a casual Switch game to play this weekend, with a hint of nostalgia, look no further.
The Falconer: Warrior Edition
Available on Nintendo Switch, PS4 and PS5
The Falconeer is an open world air combat game in which you play as a Falconeer, who soars into the sky on a mighty Warbird, as he explores secrets and participates in brutal air combat, throughout the open. pirate-fantasy. world of Grand Ursee.
The Warrior Edition, released August 5, includes an updated version of the base game The Falconeer with both The Hunter DLC, which adds a new player class, and the new Edge of the World DLC, which adds three new side quests and new boss encounters.
Starmancer (Game Preview)
Available on PC
From the publisher behind Stardew Valley, Starmancer is a basic strategy and construction simulation that sees you playing the role of a powerful AI running a space station. Starmancer is technically in Early Access, and is available as a game preview on Xbox Game Pass, but it’s worth a try if you want to know if you’ll get the full game back when it releases.