On The Shelf: Top 5 Games out this Week!

March has been a very good month in terms of gaming, we’ve seen Horizon, Zelda, Mass Effect and many more. However the amount of games doesn’t stop there.

Please see our TOP 5 picks for games out this week.

Dark Souls III: The Ringed City
Release Date: March 27, 2017
Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Journey to the world’s end in search for the Ringed City in this DLC which will serve as the final chapter of Dark Souls III and will feature new lands, new bosses, new enemies with new armor, magic and items.

The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series -A New Frontier: Episode 3
Release Date: March 28, 2017
Platforms: Android, iOS, PC, PS4, Xbox One

Episode 3 of Telltales The Walking Dead releases the week, continue your journey as Javier, a young man who’s struggling to find a role in his recently reunited family, In episode 3 the choice is choose the family you’re born into or choose the family you’ve made.

Mafia III – Faster, Baby
Release Date: March 28, 2017
Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Mafia III – Faster, Baby is a DLC add-on for Mafia 3 which features fast cars, dramatic chases, and stunt driving as Lincoln joins forces with his former flame, Roxy Laveau, to take down a corrupt Sheriff terrorizing Civil Rights activists.

MLB The Show 17
Release Date: March 28, 2017
Platforms: PS4

Releasing exclusively on the PlayStation 4 comes MLB The Show 17. The game promises to deliver the most realistic and personal baseball experience on consoles. The game has received many gameplay improvements and features Ken Griffrey Jr, his first appearance in a baseball video game for nearly 20 years.

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 + 2.5 Remix
Release Date: March 28, 2017
Platforms: PS4

In this release comes Six Kingdom Hearts games packed into one collection. The games include;
• KINGDOM HEARTS Re:Chain of Memories
• KINGDOM HEARTS 358/2 Days (HD remastered cinematics)


My Recommendation:

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 + 2.5 Remix looks like the best on offer this week, however if you’re strapped for time and want to play something light and short I would recommend The Walking Dead: A New Frontier – Episode 3. (Requires previous episodes to play)

Jonathan Lack

Jonathan started playing video games in the late 90’s, his first console was the PlayStation One. His favorite games include Mass Effect, Batman: Arkham Knight, The Last of Us, and Horizon: Zero Dawn.

When he’s not talking about video games, he’s playing them.

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