Leaving behind the first big events of the video game industry, which gave us access to some games immediately and put dates for the vast majority of upcoming releases of the year, unfortunately, now we have to go through a small period of rest. And the fact is that this July will be marked by being one of the months of the year with the least amount of upcoming releases.
Even so, that does not detract from the fact that we are still encountering some titles that are more than worthy of mentionwith which we can undoubtedly alleviate the wait until the end of the summer, when the Gamescom and Tokyo Games Show will coincide, where we will undoubtedly see new details about what aims to be one of the best end of the year in terms of games.
That said, and getting down to business, as every month we offer you our little summary of what we consider to be some of the most relevant upcoming releases for the month of July, chronologically ordered by release date and availability,Â accompanied by a short description, trailer, and the platforms on which you will be able to enjoy them:
Opening this list of upcoming releases, we find one of the recurring annual titles. Once again Codemasters completes our list of upcoming releases with one of its annual installments of this simulator and the high speed of single-seaters. A game that will again go beyond its predecessor, adding an even greater realism, improving its well-received racing team mode so that, in addition to playing with drivers and legends, we can forge our own name in the world of motor racing.
Gilly, the owner of a neighborhood arcade, tries to save his business from an anonymous mega-corporation. To do so, he creates a super game, but it is hacked by the mega corporation, which introduces a virus. Enjoy with up to three friends in this constantly evolving cooperative multiplayer shooting game. Explore different biomes, mini-games, search for hidden chests and defeat numerous enemies and bosses.
Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series
Remastered on the occasion of its 25th anniversary, this compilation brings back the completely remastered adventures of “Klonoa: Door to Phantomile” and “Klonoa 2: Lunatea’s Veil” that will please both those who played them at the time and new players alike. Enter this side-scrolling platformer with colorful characters and a colorful world, and embark on a journey to save Phantomile.
Monument Valley: Panoramic Edition / Monument Valley 2: Panoramic Edition
Originally released as a mobile experience, the two installments of this relaxing title will now arrive fully adapted for the PC, to take us on an unreal journey through fantastic constructions and impossible geometries. Guide the silent Princess Ida through the puzzles and puzzles of impossible architectures, discover hidden paths, reveal optical illusions and outwit the enigmatic Raven Men.
Krut: The Mythic Wings
A fast-paced side-scrolling action platformer and Â “hack and slashÂ” game based on the 2018 Thai computer-animated film Krut: The Himmaphan Warriors. The film chronicles the adventure of a garuda warrior (a bird-like humanoid) on the enchanted island of Himmaphan, according to Southeast Asian mythology.
A 3D action adventure set in a sci-fi fantasy environment. Play as Reid, shipwrecked in the strange world of XEL. With no memory of his former life, it’s up to you to unravel his past and his connection to this world. Ready your sword and shield as you explore the overworld and dive into imposing dungeons filled with unforeseen threats and challenging puzzles.
A 3D roguelite action platformer with realistic graphics that takes place in a cyberpunk universe. Playing as a detective who comes back to life after an unexpected death, we will exchange the magnifying glass for a huge arsenal, as we will have to fight against various enemies with unique behavior patterns: ruthless gangsters, well-equipped mercenaries, crazy mutants whose neuro-computer interfaces have been hacked, and other dangers that haunt the peace of this futuristic city.
Super UFO Fighter
A casual 1v1 action game with cute UFOs fighting each other. The game is based on a UFO hunter motif and has simple controls for moving UFOs, breaking boxes and pulling things. Win by pulling more of the target items towards your target than the other UFO, using your character’s skills and stage tricks to enjoy strategic and exciting battles.
An elaborate and challenging life simulator set in the highlands of medieval Scotland. Live off the land, survive and grow your clan settlement. Each tile on the map has a purpose and where you place your settlement and how you build it really matters. The biggest threat to your clan will be nature itself and, although initially food will be plentiful and the nights warm, as the seasons change, resources will dwindle and careful planning will become critical.
One of the most curious bets of this month, and one of the most anticipated upcoming releases of the year, comes with this adventure, exploration and action game produced by Annapurna Interactive, in which we take control of a stray cat in a city of a dystopian future populated by machines through a powerful narrative and solving puzzles. Although we will not be alone to do all this, but we will have the help of B12, a small flying drone that will help us to communicate with robotic citizens, as well as protect us from a strange plague that lurks in the shadows.
As Dusk Falls
Standing out among the rest of the upcoming releases, INTERIOR NIGHT surprises us with this original interactive drama that explores the tangled lives of two families over the course of thirty years. Beginning in 1998 with a robbery gone wrong in a small Arizona town, the decisions you make have a powerful impact on the lives of the characters in this uncompromising story of betrayal, sacrifice and endurance. Relive the story over and over again and discover the different outcomes, and explore the hidden nuances behind each decision.
Endling – Extinction is Forever
Experience what life would be like in a world devastated by humans through the eyes of the last fox on Earth in this ecological adventure. Discover the destructive effect of the human race, which day after day corrupts, pollutes and exploits the most precious and valuable resources of the natural environment, and defend your family from all threats.
Forza Horizon 5: Hot Wheels
Arriving as downloadable content for the base game, we can enter Horizon’s exhilarating Hot Wheels Park, a visually stunning set of tracks set above the clouds of Mexico. Race the fastest and most extreme tracks ever conceived, or design and build your own scenarios with more than 80 different track types, and race the 10 new cars available, including the lightning-fast 2021 Hennessey Venom F5 and the iconic 2000 Hot Wheels Deora II.
- PC (Steam), PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch
A heartfelt story, told in a curious way. Step aboard an airborne hospital to meet an eclectic cast and discover all the stories of the staff and patients, who continue their richly intertwined lives as time passes for everyone on board. Don’t be in a hurry and enjoy every moment, as each game could be an opportunity to discover something new.
- PC (SteamÂ andÂ Epic Games),Â PS4, PS5,Â Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S,Â Switch
Â Prepare your stomach for this game full of pies and nauseating horrors. Â And that’s because this obscene 3D platformer takes bad taste to the next level. Taking the demon Nate by the horns, we must fulfill the honorable task of gathering the necessary ingredients for the infamous birthday cake of Satan himself, for which we must venture into the overworld and blow up almost any living or not so living creature we see.
Live a Live
Different heroes, different stories and different lives. Re-discover these intertwined stories over time, now remastered with stunning HD-2D graphics that will give new life to this classic JRPG. Freely explore each historical period, and enjoy turn-based combat that varies depending on the chapter you are playing. Each hero has his own set of attacks that you can master. Use them wisely as you move around the battlefield, dodge hazards and attack at the right time.
Capcom Arcade 2nd Stadium
Present among the Capcom Showcase announcements a few days ago, we finally get this selection of up to 32 classic games, which will bring us back (or allow us to visit for the first time) the golden age of the arcade of the 80s.
Bear & Breakfast
A relaxed management and adventure game in which you play a bear with good intentions, trying to run a small hotel establishment in the woods. Hank and his friends find a dilapidated cabin and, driven by their adolescent creativity, turn it into an establishment to accommodate tourists and make a lot of money. As you expand the business, the mysteries that nestle in the forest will increase and soon Hank will find himself embroiled in a story much deeper than the forest around him.
a unique city builder where railroads are king and trains are the only means of transportation. Picturesque villages will expand to bustling cities, farms to industrious factories, and steam trains to diesel fuel… and beyond in this interconnected, train-powered world.
- PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch
Filling this list of upcoming releases with nostalgia, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Digimon anime, this title presents a new adventure set in a mysterious world with characters designed by Uichi Ukumo and music by the acclaimed Tomoki Miyoshi. In it, a new group of teenagers will be transported to a strange new world of monsters and dangers. As they struggle to return home through a world riddled with difficult decisions and deadly combat, playersâ¤? choices will affect the evolution of their monster allies and the outcome of the adventure.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3
Closing this list of upcoming releases in style, we find one of the big bets of Nintendo and one of the most anticipated titles for this year, with the third installment of the saga of this popular JRPG. As a result of a chance encounter, a group of six soldiers from both rival nations decide to put aside their differences and join forces to bring to light a new threat much more dangerous than the incessant war. Join Noah, Mio and their friends as they travel through majestic landscapes, face ferocious beasts and fight to break the endless cycle of violence that plagues the land of Aionios.