Big Game Releases for August 2018

Big Game Releases for August 2018

As we make our way through summer time just feels like it has been flying these past few months. Now as we grow closer to the major holiday releases, there are still some amazing games that will be coming in August. Here’s all of the big game releases for August 2018.

Overcooked 2 (Xbox One, PS4, Switch, and PC)

August 7th, 2018.

Overcooked returns with a brand-new helping of chaotic cooking action! Journey back to the Onion Kingdom and assemble your team of chefs in classic couch co-op or online play for up to four players. Hold onto your aprons… it’s time to save the world (again!)

We Happy Few (Xbox One, PS4, and PC) 

August 10th 2018

After debuting as an Xbox Game Preview title at the 2016 Xbox E3 Briefing, “We Happy Few” 1.0, which includes an all-new narrative and community-driven improvements, will launch on Xbox One and Xbox One X (with 4K and HDR support) on August 10, 2018. “We Happy Few” is a narrative-driven action adventure game set in a drug-fuelled, retrofuturistic 1960s England. Uncover the mystery of Wellington Wells as you play through the interwoven narratives of three moderately terrible citizens (Arthur, Sally, and Ollie) trying to escape from a lifetime of cheerful denial.

The Walking Dead: The Final Season (Xbox One, PS4, and PC) 

August 14th, 2018


Clementine, now a fierce and capable survivor, has reached the final chapter in her journey. After years on the road facing threats both living and dead, a secluded school might finally be her chance for a home. But protecting it will mean sacrifice. Clem must build a life and become a leader while still watching over AJ, an orphaned boy and the closest thing to family she has left. In this gripping, emotional final season, you will define your relationships, fight the undead, and determine how Clementine’s story ends.

Shenmue 1 & 2 Remastered (Xbox One, PS4, PC)

August 21st, 2018.



Yakuza Kiwami 2 (PS4)

August 28th, 2018.

One of the most beloved storylines in the franchise’s history has returned in full HD in the Dragon Engine for PlayStation®4. Kazuma Kiryu thought his Tojo Clan days were behind him. He and his young ward, Haruka Sawamura, have built a peaceful life from the ashes of conflict. All it took was a single gunshot to shatter that peace. With a war on the horizon, the legendary Dragon of Dojima is pulled back into the world he wanted to leave behind.

Strange Brigade (Xbox One, PS4, and PC) 

August 28th, 2018. 

From the creators of Sniper Elite 4 and Zombie Army Trilogy comes a rip-roaring 1930s adventure for 1-4 players filled with pulse-pounding action, treacherous traps, and tales of derring-do 

Embark on an exotic safari into DANGER where few dare go and fewer return! Encounter FANTASTIC and forgotten civilizations shrouded in MYSTERY! Uncover TREACHEROUS tombs and unfathomable EVIL, never-before-seen by any human now living …

Full list of games releasing in August:
  • Yakuza 0 (PC) – August 1
  • Star Traders: Frontiers – full release (PC) – August 1
  • ZIQ (PC) – August 1
  • Noahmund (PC) – August 2
  • Flat Heroes (PC, Switch) – August 2
  • PUSS (PC) – August 2
  • Armored Warfare (Xbox One) – August 2
  • Salt and Sanctuary (Switch) – August 2
  • Fugue in Void (PC) – August 3
  • Hyper Universe (Xbox One) – August 7
  • H1Z1: Battle Royale (PS4) – August 7
  • Overcooked 2 (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – August 7
  • Hearthstone – The Boomsday Project (PC, Mobile) – August 7
  • Dead Cells (PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – August 7
  • Flipping Death (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – August 7
  • Slam Land (PC, PS4, Switch) – August 7
  • Okami HD (Switch) – August 9
  • Monster Hunter World (PC) – August 9
  • City of the Shroud (PC) – August 9
  • Gladiabots – Steam Early Access (PC) – August 9
  • Madden NFL 19 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 10
  • TerraTech (PC, Xbox One, PS4) – August 10/14
  • We Happy Few (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 10
  • Sword Legacy: Omen (PC) – August 13
  • Phantom Doctrine (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 14
  • World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth (PC) – August 14
  • Death’s Gambit (PC, PS4) – August 14
  • 2064: Read Only Memories (Switch) – August 14
  • The Walking Dead: The Final Season (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 14
  • State of Mind (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – August 15
  • Hero Defense (Xbox One, PC, PS4) – August 15/16
  • Destination Primus Vita (PC) – August 16
  • Red’s Kingdom (Switch) – August 16
  • Shenmue 1 & 2 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 21
  • Guacamelee 2 (PC, PS4) – August 21
  • Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr (PS4, Xbox One) – August 23
  • Hypergun (PC) – August 23
  • F1 2018 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 24
  • Yakuza Kiwami 2 (PS4) – August 28
  • Strange Brigade (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 28
  • de Blob 2 (Switch) – August 28
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of War Definitive Edition (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 28
  • Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate (Switch) – August 28
  • Firewall: Zero Hour (PSVR) – August 28
  • Rocket League: Ultimate Edition (PS4, Xbox One) – August 28
  • Donut County (PC, PS4, iOS) – August 28
  • Green Hell – Steam Early Access (PC) – August 29
  • PES 2019 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 30
  • Two Point Hospital (PC) – August 30
  • Divinity: Original Sin 2 (PS4, Xbox One) – August 31
  • Shadows: Awakening (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 31
  • Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – August 31
  • Project Rap Rabbit (PC, PS4) – August
  • Frozen Synapse 2 (PC) – August
  • SCUM – Steam Early Access (PC) – August


What games are you picking up in August? Let us know in the comments and don’t forget to check back for the latest gaming news and information.

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