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PlayStation Store releases for October 16, 2018

SoulCalibur VI and Starlink: Battle For Atlas lead the lineup of new PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita games heading to the PlayStation Store.

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SoulCalibur VI and Starlink: Battle For Atlas lead the lineup of new PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita games coming to the PlayStation Store.

It’s a busy week on the PlayStation Store, but choose carefully, for every good game there’s a Palm Reading Premium.

Pick of the week is SoulCalibur VI from Bandai Namco. A whole host of fan favourite fighters return – Ivy, Volvo, Maxi, and Talim, to name just a few – and they are joined by brand new characters, Groh, Azwel, and Geralt from The Witcher.

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Another promising release is Ubisoft’s spacey shooter, Starlink: Battle For Atlas. It remains to be seen if the toys-to-life genre can be resuscitated, but Starlink isn’t dependant on its little plastic figures, and looks enjoyable in its own right.

Other PlayStation 4 highlights include Koei Tecmo’s hack and slash adventure, Warriors Orochi 4, and Lego DC Super-Villains from Warner Bros. Here’s the full release lineup.

PlayStation Store releases – October 16, 2018

PlayStation 4

  • Crayola Scoot
  • Drone Striker
  • Fast Striker (Cross Buy)
  • For Honor: Marching Fire Edition
  • Gnomes Garden
  • Halloween Forever (19th)
  • Heavy Fire: Red Shadow
  • The Jackbox Party Pack 5
  • Lego DC Super-Villains
  • NBA 2K Playgrounds 2
  • Overload
  • Palm Reading Premium (15th)
  • Phobos Vector Prime: The First Ring
  • Pipe (17th)
  • Resonance of Fate: 4K/HD Edition (19th)
  • Riot: Civil Unrest (19th)
  • Sinner: Sacrifice For Redemption (18th)
  • SoulCalibur VI (19th)
  • Starlink: Battle For Atlas
  • theHunter: Call of the Wild – 2019 Edition
  • Warriors Orochi 4

Playstation Vita

  • Fast Striker (Cross Buy)
  • Halloween Forever (19th)

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Don’t forget to check out this month’s lineup of PS Plus games. And if you’re in the US, a weekend-long PS Store Flash Sale is offering discounts on games including Shadow of the Tomb Raider, and Persona 5.

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