The Best Steam Releases This Week – 6/07/2019

With all of the gaming news coming out of E3 this last week, the horizon of video game releases that are laid out before us promises a wealth of adventure and countless hours of enjoyment; enough so, in fact, to leave many a gamer ready and revving for the games to come. But much of that is the journey to come, and every great journey starts with a first step in the here and now. With that, we have siphoned through streams of new Steam releases to pick out some that will hopefully start you on a path of epic proportions. From stylistically engaging worlds of forgotten lore to classic fps shooters, revamped for modern technology, from the historic battlefields of WW II to the introspective journeys of a young boy searching for his grandfather, all of these are stories to be experienced, including organized motorcycle racing. For a step further into the digital, VR selections include a pirate-themed shoot-’em-up, a fantasy-based fighting adventure, and a search through the stars to find the one thing that can save your people. Step into various worlds of adventure and stoke your hunger for what is yet to come. Game well.

Shattered – Tale of the Forgotten King

Shattered – Tale of the Forgotten King is an RPG-adventure game with challenging boss fights and deep lore inspired by Dark Souls, Shadow of the Colossus and Legacy of Kain.

  • Developer/Publisher: Redlock Studio
  • Available on: Win
  • Price: $24.99
Quake II RTX

Quake II RTX is a cutting-edge, ray-traced reimagining of id software’s old school classic, by NVIDIA’s Lightspeed Studios. Global lighting effects, including realistic reflections, refraction, shadows, ambient occlusion, and global illumination are a result of the path-traced simulation of light.

  • Developer: id software, Lightspeed Studios™
  • Publisher: NVIDIA
  • Available on: Win | SteamOS/Linux
  • Price: Free
Hell Let Loose

Hell Let Loose is a realistic World War Two first-person shooter with open battles of 100 players with infantry, tanks, artillery, a dynamically shifting front line, and a unique resource-based strategic meta-game. This is World War Two at a scale you’ve never played before.

  • Developer: Black Matter Pty Ltd
  • Publisher: Team17 Digital Ltd
  • Available on: Win
  • Price: $29.99
BluBoy: The Journey Begins

A Solo Project. Support me by downloading in Early Access Stage].A Teenage boy going in search of his missing grandfather. On the way of his journey, he discovers more secrets and surprises.

  • Developer: Hussain A
  • Publisher: Hussain A
  • Available: Win
  • Price: $9.99
MotoGP™19

Race with official 2019 Championship riders! Have fun with the new multiplayer experience and become Race Director. Challenge the new AI, take a ride through the history of the MotoGP™ and unleash your creativity with the graphic editors.

  • Developer/Publisher: Milestone S.r.l.
  • Available on: Win
  • Price: $49.99
VR at a Glance
Pirate Survival Fantasy Shooter

Pirate Survival Fantasy Shooter is a VR survival adventure that takes you inside a magical realm full of incredible bloodthirsty creatures. Your entire crew has been slaughtered by the cursed creatures living in these crazy islands and your ship is sinking.

  • Developer/Publisher: Meow Studios
  • Available on: Win | Vive | Oculus | Win
  • Price: $9.99 ($8.99 until 6/10/2019)
Swords of Gargantua

SWORDS of GARGANTUA is a VR online action game set in a world dominated by a race of giants called the Gargantua. Fight solo or join up to 3 others in online co-op against a hoard of enemies and their master, the GARGANTUA.

  • Developer: Yomuneco Inc.
  • Publisher: gumi Inc.
  • Available on: Win | Vive | Oculus | Win
  • Price: $19.99
Beyond the Stars VR

The land is dying. The people are sick. Are you the hero destined to save them? Journey through interactive puzzles to rediscover ancient secrets as you bring health and happiness back to the land in this stunning (and free!) adventure exploration experience.

  • Developer/Publisher: S1T2
  • Available on: Win | Vive | Oculus
  • Price: Free
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A veteran gamer and story-hunter with a derivative digital-action addiction who endeavors to slake his hunger with every idle moment he can find… unless his kids are home. Then he’s just Dad.

1 Comment

  1. Shattered looks really good. Might even have to pick it up!

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