Happy Half-Baked new year! Let’s start 2020 off right with some awesome games!
Up first for PS4: Moons of Madness
A mysterious signal has been recorded coming from Mars. Orochi scientists secretly began construction of a state-of-the-art Mars research outpost. You play Shane Newehart, a technician stationed on the outpost to keep things up and running until a transport ship arrives. You come across a few odd setbacks; security system on lock down, a flood in the greenhouse, dust leaking into the infirmary, seeing things that may not actually be there.. Things start to fall apart. Visions and hallucinations start to plague you. Can you keep it together until help arrives?
Moons of Madness is set for release January 21st, 2020
Next up for Xbox: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire
Five years after the events of the first game, the God Eothas awakens underneath the Caed Nua stronghold, destroying everything and draining people of their souls. Being a Watcher, you barely survive. In a near-dead state, the Watchers are then contacted by Berath, the God of death. He offers to restore your soul if you agree to become apart of his herald and pursue Eothas to find out what he is planning. The hunt for Eothas will take you on a journey out of Drywood to the Deadfire Archipelago.
Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire is set for release January 28th, 2020
Last up for Nintendo Switch: Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath HD
Stranger’s journey to save himself becomes a fight against extinction. You’re a bounty hunter on a mission for the ultimate prize. In need of a very expensive operation, Stranger captures unruly outlaws in the wastelands of Western Mudos and turns them in for profit. In need of some major pay, he reluctantly agrees to a job from the owner of the Mongo River. Will this ultimate bounty be Stranger’s end?
Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath HD is set for release January 23rd, 2020.
That’s a wrap for your January releases. See you next month!