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Weekly Video Game Releases: July 31st to August 12th

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 during these past two weeks in August 2022.

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

This list of video game releases 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 July 31st through August 12th for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch. Let’s dive in.

July 31st

beat refle (PC)
Hot Lap League: Deluxe Edition (Switch)

August 1st

Retreat To Enen (PC)
Switch Only:
Fightro
Kells
Viki Spotter: Megapolis

August 2nd

Frogun (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
Azure Striker Gunvolt 3 (Xbox One & Xbox Series)
Before We Leave (Switch)
PC Only:
​​The Mortuary Assistant
Aero Tales Online: The World (Early Access) – Free-to-Play

August 3rd

South of the Circle (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
After Wave: Downfall (Xbox One)
PC Only:
VOIDCRISIS (Early Access)
Earth’s Shadow (Early Access)
Hooked on You: A Dead by Daylight Dating Sim
Switch Only:
Pure Crosswords – The Best Crossword Puzzle Word Game Ever!
Mega Man Battle & Fighters

August 4th

Gale of Windoria (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
Gigapocalypse (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
QUByte Classics: Thunderbolt Collection (PS4, Xbox One & Switch)
GigaBash (PC, PS4 & PS5)
Turbo Golf Racing (PC, Xbox One & Xbox Series via Game Preview)
Sword and Fairy: Together Forever (PS4 & PS5) – Our Review
Arcade Archives: Dig Dug (PS4 & Switch)
Roll The Cat (Xbox One & Xbox Series)
The Jumping Nuggets: TURBO (PS4)
Coming to PC & Switch:
Kokoro Clover Season 1
Hindsight
PC Only:
Hard West II
Love, Money, Rock’n’Roll
Camp Canyonwood (Early Access)
PlateUp
Vanaris Tactics
Switch Only:
Japanese Escape Games The Retro House
After Wave: Downfall

August 5th

Nyaruru Fishy Fight (PC via Early Access)
After Wave: Downfall (PS4)
The Jumping Nuggets: TURBO (PS5)
Flying Soldiers (Xbox One)
Switch Only:
Sofiya and the Ancient Clan
90” Soccer
Roll The Cat

August 6th

Monster Destroyer (Switch)

August 8th

Tyrant’s Blessing (PC)
Viki Spotter: School (Switch)

August 9th

Two Point Campus (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
PC Only:
Farthest Frontier (Early Access)
Timothy and the Tower of Mu

August 10th

Book Quest (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
Lost in Play (PC & Switch)
Cleo – A Pirate’s Tale (Switch)
PC Only:
Offworld Trading CompanyPC Game Pass
Pulling No Punches

August 11th

Rumbleverse (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series)
​​Axiom Verge 2 (PC via Steam)
Undernauts: Labyrinth of Yomi (PS5)
Coming to PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch:
Arcade Paradise
Cult of the Lamb
Switch Only:
Jeopardy! PlayShow
Sengoku Princess
Japanese NEKOSAMA Escape The Sento
Last Threshold
Cat Slide Tiles

August 12th

Voyage (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
Super Bullet Break (PC, PS4 & Switch)
Sakura MMO (Switch)
PC Only:
Marvel’s Spider-Man RemasteredOur Review
City Eye

Other Video Game Releases

DLC:
August 4th – American Truck Simulator: Montana (PC)
August 4th – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Booster Course Pass Wave 2 (Switch)
August 5th – Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl: Hugh Neutron (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
August 8th – Guilty Gear: Strive: Bridget (PC, PS4 & PS5)
August 8th – The King of Fighters XV: Orochi Yashiro (PC, PS4, PS5 & Xbox Series)
August 8th – The King of Fighters XV: Orochi Shermie (PC, PS4, PS5 & Xbox Series)
August 8th – The King of Fighters XV: Orochi Chris (PC, PS4, PS5 & Xbox Series)
August 10th – Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles: Nezuko Kamado – Advanced Demon Form (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch)
Media:
August 11th – DOTA: Dragon’s Blood Season 3 (Netflix Original Series)
Season:
August 4th – Sea of Thieves Season 7 (PC, Xbox One & Xbox Series) – Game Pass

That’s all the confirmed North American video game releases for July 31st through August 12th.

The video game releases highlights for next week include Cursed to Golf (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch), Madden NFL 23 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, & Xbox Series), We Are OFK (PC, PS4, PS5 & Switch), Rollerdrome (PC, PS4, & PS5), & Kirby’s Dream Buffet (Switch).

This has been Console Creatures’ weekly video game releases!


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