New video games out this week:
“Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World.” (out Friday) “Yoshi’s Woolly World” was a crafty delight on Nintendo Wii U, featuring beautifully yarn-inspired worlds. The 3DS version includes the Wii U levels and adds some new ones, plus a sidekick, a pup named Poochy. The single-player game also includes new stop-motion videos featuring Yoshi and Poochy. Rated E for Everyone. $40-$50 in Standard and Amiibo Editions, for Nintendo 3DS.
“Hitman: The Complete First Season.” Since its debut episode last March, the episodic “Hitman” reboot earned good reviews as it continued the violent adventures of Agent 47. Now the episodes are collected in a retail package with bonus missions, an original soundtrack and a making-of documentary as well as access to live online game events. Rated M for Mature. $60, for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.
Also out this week: “Dying: Reborn” (PS4), “Heavy Metal Machines” (PC), “Seinarukana: The Spirit of Eternity Sword 2” (PC), “Digimon World: Next Order” (PS4), “Necropolis (Collector’s Edition)” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Undead Blackout” (PC), “Guild Quest” (PC), “Skullgirls : 2nd Encore” (PS4, PlayStation Vita), “RacetronicVR” (PC), “Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers” (PS4, PS Vita), “Squake” (PC), “Kill the Bad Guy” (Xbox One), “Battlefield 1: Bleed Out” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Knee Deep” (PS4, Xbox One), “Footrock VR” (PC), “Diluvion” (PC), “Causality” (PC), “Queen of Seas” (PC), “Hero” (PC), “Forestry 2017: The Simulation” (PS4), “Naruto: Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto” (PS4, Xbox One), “Aqua Kitty UDX” (Xbox One), “Pixel Heroes: Byte & Magic” (Xbox One), “Kronos” (PC).
You can check out a trailer for “Poochy & Yoshi” below:
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