New video games out this week:
“Titanfall 2.” (Out Friday) The sequel to this giant mecha battle game includes a single-player campaign that the first game didn’t, adds more Titans with specific personalities and increases the customization options. Oh, and it’s available beyond the Xbox One and PC this time. Rated M for Mature. $60-$250 in Standard, Deluxe, Backpack and Vanguard Editions for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.
“Just Dance 2017.” The last surviving dance-game franchise still going strong this year includes “Sorry” by Justin Bieber and “Daddy” by Psy in addition to allowing players to use their smart phones as the camera that judgmentally score dance moves with a free app download. The game also brings back the calorie-burning Sweat mode. Rated E-10+ for Everyone 10 and Older. $40-$60 in Standard and Gold Editions, for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
Also out this week: “Mark McMorris Infinite Air” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Minecraft Story Mode: The Complete Adventure” (PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC), “World of Final Fantasy” (PS4, PlayStation Vita), “Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter” (PS4, Xbox One), “Farming Simulator 17” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Yomawari: Night Alone” (PS Vita, PC), “Corpse Party: Back To School Edition” (Nintendo 3DS), “Exile’s End” (PS4, PS Vita), “Tumblestones” (PS4, Xbox One, Wii U), “Runbow” (Wii U), “Darksiders: Warmastered Edition” (PC, Wii U), “Ne No Kami: The Two Princess Knights of Kytoto” (PC), “Dark Souls III: Ashes of Ariandel” (PS4, Xbox One), “Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence Ascension” (PC, PS4), “Ginger: Beyond the Crystal” (Xbox One), “Sleepaway Camp” (PC), “Big Buck Hunter Arcade” (PC, Xbox One), “Monster Jam: Crush It” (Xbox One), “Iron Fish” (PC), “Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 3” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Cimbey” (PC), “Alice VR” (PC), “White Noise 2” (PC), “Solitaire” (Wii U), “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition” (PS4, Xbox One, PC), “Shantae: Risky’s Revenge Director’s Cut” (PS4), “ClusterTruck” (Xbox One).
Here's a video trailer for "Titanfall 2":
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