video game releases

Weekly Video Game Releases: August 16th to 20th 2021

It’s time for another edition of Console Creatures’ weekly recap of video game releases, where we list all the games – be they big or small – that came out this past week, the third week of August.

Not just full games, but any demos, DLC, expansions and really anything else that’s worth noting.

This list was originally produced for a video game releases podcast segment on the Canadian Geekcast, which is a three-person geek-related podcast that dives into the realms of movies, TV, video games, tech and whatever else that tickles the hosts’ fancy.

Below are the confirmed North American video game releases that came out from August 16th through the 20th for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch & Stadia. Let’s dive in.

August 16th

Road 96 (PC & Switch)
Volleyball Challenge (Switch)

August 17th

Greak: Memories of Azur (PC, PS5, Xbox Series & Switch)
Pile Up! Box by Box (PS4, Xbox One & Switch)
Humankind (PC & Stadia)
Space Invaders Invincible Collection (Switch)
Young Souls (Stadia)

August 18th

Rogue Explorer (PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Switch)
Tetris Effect: Connected (PC, PS4 & Oculus Quest via VR)
World Soccer Strikers ’91 (PS4, Xbox One & Switch)
PC Only:
Hell Architect
Ambition: A Minuet in Power
Zool Redimensioned
Skydome – Free-to-Play
Switch Only:
Swords & Souls: Neverseen
Out of Line

August 19th

Recompile (PC, PS5 & Xbox Series) – Xbox Game Pass
Yuoni (PC, PS4 & PS5)
Twelve Minutes (PC, Xbox One & Xbox Series) – Xbox Game Pass
The Vale: Shadow of the Crown (PC & Xbox One)
Coming to PC, PS4, Xbox One & Switch:
Mayhem Brawler
Quake Remaster
Switch Only:
Monster Train First Class
Where’s Samantha?
Sakura Succubus 4
Rush Rally Origins
Metal Commando
Zombo Buster Advance

August 20th

Madden NFL 22 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Stadia)
Arietta of Spirits (PC, PS4, Xbox One & Switch)
Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut (PS4 & PS5)
Mushroom Savior (PC via Microsoft Store)
Xbox One Only:
Checkers for Kids
Rise Eterna
Switch Only:
Space Scavenger
Wrestledunk Sports
City Driving Simulator 2
Ultimate Bumper Cars: Dodgems
Heart Chain Kitty

Other Game Releases

August 16th –
Street Fighter V Champion Edition: Akira Kazama (PC & PS4)
August 16th –
Street Fighter V Champion Edition: Oro (PC & PS4)
August 19th –
Samurai Shodown: Baiken (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch & Stadia)

August 18th – Tales of Arise (PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series)
August 20th –
WarioWare: Get It Together! (Switch)

August 17th – Marvel’s Avengers: Black Panther –War for Wakanda (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Stadia)
August 18th – Mortal Shell: The Virtuous Cycle (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series)

That’s all the confirmed North American video game releases for August 16th to 20th.

The game release highlights for next week include Aliens: Fireteam Elite (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series), Psychonauts 2 (PC, PS4 & Xbox One) & No More Heroes 3 (Switch).

This has been Console Creatures’ weekly video game releases!

If you want to check out the Canadian Geekcast, you can check them out in the links below.

logo big

Canadian Geekcast’s Website:
Canadian Geekcast’s Twitter:
Canadian Geekcast’s Twitch:
Canadian Geekcast’s YouTube:
Canadian Geekcast on iTunes:
Canadian Geekcast on Google Play:
Canadian Geekcast on Podbean:
Canadian Geekcast on Stitcher:
Canadian Geekcast on Pocketcasts: