Why go outside in the cold weather when you can stay inside and play video games? Live out some of your favourite Disney and Pixar fantasies in Kingdom Hearts III, explore the galaxy in Genesis Alpha One or pick up Fractured Minds which may change your perspective on mental health.
Whether you want to kick some butt or embark on an emotional adventure, the full list of new releases below is sure to have something for you.
1. Kingdom Hearts III
It’s about time we reunite with Sora, Donald and Goofy for a new action-packed Disney-Pixar adventure from Square Enix. Collect unique Keyblades as you travel across vibrant landscapes to fight off the Heartless invasion alongside your favourite heroes from Toy Story, Big Hero 6, Tangled, Monsters Inc and many more.
- Available: Tuesday 29th January
- Read more: Hands-on impressions with the first mainline Kingdom Hearts game in 13 years
- Pre-order Kingdom Hearts III on PlayStation Store now
2. Genesis Alpha One
Step into the spacesuit of a starship captain on a mission to find a new home for humankind in Radiation Blue’s roguelike FPS. Explore a randomly generated universe as you manage a space vessel, clone crew members, farm resources and fight off alien infestations. You only have to save humanity from extinction. No pressure.
- Available: Tuesday 29th January
- Read more: Play an interstellar pioneer in Genesis: Alpha One, a roguelike shooter with an RTS twist
- Pre-order Genesis Alpha One on PlayStation Store now
3. 8-Bit Hordes
Petroglyph’s 8-Bit Hordes is a medieval RTS strategy-arcade game that’s easy to pick up for players at any skill level. Rally your troops of orcs or humans as you collect resources, command mythical creatures and defend your base. There’s loads of fun to be had in single-player missions but make sure to check out the PvP multiplayer modes for the extra competitive.
- Available: Friday 1st February
- Pre-order 8-Bit Hordes on PlayStation Store now
4. Fractured Minds
If you’re on the hunt for something short and meaningful, Fractured Minds is one to look out for. This BAFTA-winning puzzle game explores the daily struggles of people suffering from mental health issues. You must collect items or solve puzzles to move on to new levels where each room represents a different aspect of mental illness.
- Available: Thursday 31st January
This walking simulator by Polygonal Wolf puts you in the shoes of a high school boy suffering from depression. Journey through beautiful low-poly environments as you explore a story with multiple endings to discover. It’s a short game, but its compelling narrative may stick with you for a while.
- Available: Wednesday 30th January
Tom Clancy’s The Division 2
Washington D.C. is on the brink of ruin, and you’re its last line of defence in Ubisoft’s open-world RPG shooter. The Division 2’s D.C. is a 1:1 representation of the real city, so if you’ve never had the chance to visit, do some sightseeing while you’re at it. Just try not to get killed…
If you pre-order, you’ll also get access to the private beta running from 7th to 11th February.
- Available: Friday 15th March
- Pre-order Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 on PlayStation Store now
You’re Deacon St. John, an outlaw biker gone bounty hunter who’s trying to survive a post-pandemic America. Explore Bend Studio’s action-packed world on your trusty motorbike, but watch out for ruthless gangs and Freakers who evolve and adjust to their surroundings. You better stock up on traps and weapons to stay alive.
- Available: Friday 26th April
- Read more: Days Gone Collector’s, Digital and Special editions detailed ahead of PS4 exclusive’s launch on 26th April
- Pre-order Days Gone on PlayStation Store now
Out this week
KINGDOM HEARTS All-In-One Package
KINGDOM HEARTS III
Genesis Alpha One
Cities: Skylines – Premium Edition 2
DreamWorks Dragons Dawn of New Riders
Song Of Memories (Not in Australia, New Zealand)
The Choice Provisions and Choice Publishing Bundle
- PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS
- Vikendi Pack
- Survivor Pass
- Survivor Pass – 5 Levels
- Survivor Pass – 20 Levels
- Survivor Pass – 50 Levels
- World of Tanks
- German Supply Drop Bundle
- Shadow of the Tomb Raider
- The Nightmare (Not in Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE)
- The Nightmare (Only in Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE)
- Fear Incarnate Gear (Not in Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE)
- Fear Incarnate Gear (Only in Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE)
- Dream Match Tennis VR
- World Tour
- RIDE 3
- Free Pack 3
- HITMAN 2
- Winter Sports Pack
- Override: Mech City Brawl
- WWE 2K19
- Rising Stars Pack
- Life is Strange 2
- Episode 2
Remember, if you’ve not got access to your PS4, PS3 or PS Vita then you can also buy through our online store.