Here's every game coming out this week, collected together in one easy-to-read place. Don't worry, you can thank me later.
Bear in mind, most of the digital games on PlayStation are officially set to release on Tuesday, but years of experience demonstrates that they might be as late as Wednesday. Still, they are coming out at some point this week. We'll be updating this post with any late announcements.
As regards Steam games: there are so many of them that it's impossible to keep track of what they are. We will to pick out the ones we know to be noteworthy, but we won't be listing every Steam game out in a given week. We'll provide a link instead.
There's not a great deal out in the dead of August, with one obvious exception:
No Man's Sky
Hello Games' indie space-exploration game has become a hugely anticipated global gaming event over the past couple of years. It's out on Wednesday, though some have been playing it early. Will it bear up under the weight of people's expectations?
Here's the rest of this week's offerings:
Brutal - PS4
Fahrenheit - PS4
No Man's Sky - PS4
Anode - Xbox One
Super Paper Mario - Wii U
360 Breakout - Wii U
Frankenstein - Master of Death - Wii U
Mortar Melon - Wii U
Plenty of Fishies - Wii U
Mega Man X2 - Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
Mega Man X3 - Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
Teddy Together - Nintendo 3DS
Ambition of the Slimes - Nintendo 3DS
Doll Fashion Atelier - Nintendo 3DS
Momentum - Xbox One
Battleship - PS4
No Man's Sky - PC
To browse all this week's Steam releases, click here.