Windbound
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Top New Games of August 2020

Wasteland 3

Wasteland 3 is an upcoming role-playing video game developed by inXile Entertainment and published by Deep Silver.  It is a sequel to Wasteland 2 and is a squad-based role-playing video game featuring turn-based combat. Wasteland 3 will be set in the freezing wastelands of a post-apocalyptic Colorado. The player will take control of the last surviving member of Team November, a Ranger Squad. Source Platform: PC, PS4, XBOX ONE, Switch
Release date: August 28, 2020

Serious Sam 4

Serious Sam 4 is an upcoming first-person shooter developed by Croatian studio Croteam and published by Devolver Digital. It is part of the Serious Sam series and a prequel to Serious Sam 3: BFE. The game was announced in April 2018, originally with the name Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass. Source
Platform: PC, Stadia
Release date: August 2020, 2020

Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition

Horizon Zero Dawn is an action role-playing game developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. The plot follows Aloy, a hunter in a world overrun by machines, who sets out to uncover her past. The player uses ranged weapons, a spear, and stealth to combat mechanical creatures and other enemy forces. A skill tree provides the player with new abilities and bonuses. The player can explore the open world to discover locations and take on side quests. Source 
Platform: PC
Release date: August 7, 2020

Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator is a series of flight simulator programs for Microsoft Windows operating systems, and earlier for MS-DOS and Classic Mac OS. It is one of the longest-running, best-known, and most comprehensive home flight simulator programs on the market. It was an early product in the Microsoft application portfolio and differed significantly from Microsoft’s other software, which was largely business-oriented. At 37 years old, it is the longest-running software product line for Microsoft, predating Windows by three years. Microsoft Flight Simulator may be the longest-running PC game series of all time. Source
Platform: PC
Release date: August 18, 2020

A Total War Saga: Troy

A Total War Saga: TROY is the first in the award-winning strategy series to focus on the Bronze-Age Mediterranean and the legendary twenty-year conflict between the kingdoms of Troy and Mycenaean Greece, known as the Trojan War. TROY is the latest Total War Saga title; inspired by Homer’s Iliad, it focuses on the historical flash-point of the Trojan War, evolving the series with new period-inspired features. Source
Platform: PC
Release date: August 13, 2020

Project CARS 3

Project CARS 3 is an upcoming racing video game developed by Slightly Mad Studios and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. Project CARS 3 introduces more customizable cars that are available to race over 140 global circuits. The game also features 24-hour cycles, various seasons, and weather effects. The career mode has been rebuilt, with the artificial intelligence being enhanced. The game will support VR on PC. Source
Platform: PC, PS4, XBOX ONE
Release date: August 28, 2020

Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars

Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars is an engaging strategy game set in a dark vampire world in turmoil, that combines empire management and turn-based combat with unique card-game elements.  Descend into a mythical world filled with horrors and legends – and hurl yourself into a compelling gothic epos paired with a challenging game experience. Source
Platform: PC
Release date: August 28, 2020

Windbound

Shipwrecked alone on an uncharted island, explore, adapt, and navigate the land and perilous seas to stay alive. As Kara, you are a warrior, caught at sea in a fierce storm, adrift from your tribe. Thrown from your boat, at the mercy of the turbulent waters, you are tossed on to the shores of the Forbidden Islands, a mysterious paradise. Source
Platform: PC, PS4, XBOX ONE, Switch
Release date: August 28, 2020