All game releases for September 2018.

August was a rather busy month for game releases and it seems like some of that momentum is carrying over into September. As we gear up for Autumn, there are a lot of titles to look forward to. We’ll take a look at all the game releases for September 2018. But as usual, let’s take a look at some of the highlights first:

Planet Alpha

PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch | Planet Alpha ApS | 4th September 2018 | Link

Beautiful 2.5D adventure game, set in an alien world, where the player has the ability control day and night. Spearheaded by Adrian Lazar (IO Interactive, Full Control), the game combines platforming, exploration, puzzles and stealth.

Marvel’s Spider-Man

PS4 | Insomniac Games | 7th September 2018 | Link

One of this year’s most anticipated titles and first licensed game to be developed by Insomniac. From what we’ve seen, the third-person action-adventure features a rather spectacular combat system, web slinging, crafting, quick time events and even stealth elements. Interestingly, the game will also tell a new story that’s not tied to any existing comic book, film or video game.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

PC, PS4, Xbox One | Eidos Montréal | 14th September 2018 | Link

The third instalment of the current reboot of the Tomb Raider franchise. Set two months are Rise of the Tomb Raider, protagonist Lara Croft attempts to save the world after she sets off a Mayan apocalypse during an archaeological expedition in South America. The third-person action-adventure looks to feature familiar gameplay to it’s predecessors, but will have revised swimming controls, difficulty tailoring and more tombs to explore.

Star Control: Origins

PC | Stardock Entertainment | 20th September 2018 | Link

First Star Control game for over a decade. Described as a space adventure RPG game that will allow players to explore a procedurally generated galaxy. Visit planets, meet alien races and engage in ship-to ship combat. Interestingly, the game will feature a story editor which allows players to create their own story and dialogue for aliens.

Valkyria Chronicles 4

PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch | Sega CS3 | 25th September 2018 | Link

We finally get a new instalment of the rather unique turn-based tactical RPG for this generation. Valkyria Chronicles 4 was released in Japan earlier this year and now the rest of the world will get to experience it this month. New additions include a new Soldier class that can fire mortar rounds and the Brave System, which is used to aid incapacitated allies.

Life is Strange 2: Episode 1

PC, PS4, Xbox One | Dontnod Entertainment | 27th September 2018 | Link

The third instalment of the popular episodic adventure game, (Before the Storm being the second instalment). Players take control of new character Sean Diaz, who is on the run from the police with his younger brother Daniel, after a supernatural incident. Decisions that players take from the free demo The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit will carry over into Life is Strange 2. The first of 5 episodes of Life is Strange 2 will release this month.

Nothing above interests you? Looking for more? Here are the rest of the game releases for September 2018:

4th September

  • Dragon Quest XI (PC, PS4)
  • God Wars: The Complete Legend (Switch)
  • Super Street: The Game (PC, PS4, Xbox One)

6th September

  • Gone Home (Switch)

7th September

  • Immortal Unchained (PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • NASCAR Heat 3 (PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • NBA Live 19 (PS4, Xbox One)
  • SNK Heroines: Tage Team Frenzy (PS4, Switch)
  • Yo-kai Watch Blasters: Red Cap Corp and White Dog Squad (3DS)

11th September

  • Boundless (PS4)
  • Dakar 18 (PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • NBA 2K19 (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch)

13th Spetember

  • Frozen Synapse 2 (PC)

14th September

  • Black Cover: Quartet Knights (PC, PS4)
  • NHL 19 (PS4, Xbox One)

18th September

  • The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrow’s Deep (PC)
  • Insurgency: Sandstorm (PC)
  • Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk (PC, PS4, Switch)
  • Mutant Football League: Dynasty Edition (Switch)
  • Scribblenauts Mega Pack (PS4, Xbox One, Switch)
  • Undertale (Switch)

20th September

  • CrossCode (PC)
  • Steins;Gate 8-bit (Switch)
  • Steins;Gate Elite (PS4, PSVita, Switch)
  • Steins;Gate Linear Bounded Phenogram (PS4)

21st September

  • Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse (Switch)
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna – The Golden Country (Switch)

25th September

  • Metal Max Xeno (PS4)
  • Pathfinder: Kingmaker (PC)
  • Punch Line (PC, PS4, PSVita)
  • The Walking Dead: The Final Season – Episode 2: Suffer the Children (PC, PS4, Xbox One)

27th September

  • Dies irae: Amantes amentes (Switch)
  • Super Neptunia RPG (PS4, Switch)
  • The World Ends with You: Final Remix (Switch)

28th September

  • Deliver Us to the Moon: Fortuna (PC)
  • Dragon Ball FighterZ (Switch)
  • FIFA 19 (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PS3, Xbox 360)

And that’s it for game releases for September 2018.

What games are you looking forward to for September 2018?