Glossary

Attack on Titan: Wings of Freedom

Attack on Titan: Wings of Freedom

Release date: 2016 (02/18/2016)

Genres: Beat'em-up, Hack'n'slash

Publishers: Koei Tecmo Games Co., Ltd.

‘A.O.T. Wings of Freedom’ closely follows the riveting story line of Attack on Titan’s first season and focuses on the exploits of various key characters, putting the player in a position to relive the anime’s most shocking, courageous, and exhilarating moments.

Adrift

Adrift

Release date: 2016

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: 505 Games

Adrift (stylized as ADR1FT) is a first-person adventure video game developed by Three One Zero and published by 505 Games. It was released on March 28, 2016 for Microsoft Windows and July 15, 2016 for PlayStation 4. An Xbox One version of the game was planned but has been cancelled. The story follows an astronaut, who floats through the wreckage of a destroyed space station with no memory of the incident. Over the course of the game, players find clues that piece together the events of the incid…

A Blind Legend

A Blind Legend

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Plug In Digital

A Blind Legend is an action-adventure video game. The game is published by French studio Plug In Digital, and developed by Dowino for Microsoft Windows. The game is without video/graphics, and headphones are used to play this game.

Avadon 3: The Warborn

Avadon 3: The Warborn

Release date: 2016

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Avadon 3: The Warborn is a single-player role-playing video game developed by Spiderweb Software. It is the third and final game in the Avadon trilogy. The game was released for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows in September 2016, A version for the iPad has been announced for release in late 2016.

Ashes of the Singularity

Ashes of the Singularity

Release date: 2016

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Stardock Entertainment

Ashes of the Singularity is a real-time strategy video game developed by Oxide Games and Stardock Entertainment. The game was released for Microsoft Windows on March 31, 2016. The game features massive battles involving thousands of units on vast battlefields. As such, it requires relatively high-end hardware. A standalone expansion pack, called Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation was released in November 2016, but was later merged into the main game.

Atari Vault

Atari Vault

Release date: 2016

Genres: Adventure, Racing, Role-playing, Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers: Atari

Atari Vault is a collection of one hundred video games that Atari had produced for arcade cabinets and its Atari 2600 home console system, dating from the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. The collection was developed by Code Mystics, who had helmed similar collections of Atari games to other platforms, to work on Microsoft Windows, macOS, and Linux via the Steam client. The games, where possible, have been updated to include modern-day features such as local and online multiplayer and online leaderboard…

Albedo: Eyes from Outer Space

Albedo: Eyes from Outer Space

Release date: 2016

Genres:

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers:

Inspired by 60s pulp sci-fi movies, Albedo: Eyes From Outer Space is a first-person adventure game. Working as a night-watchman at a partially abandoned, secret research facility, you are knocked unconscious by a nearby explosion. Waking in the complex’s basement you look up and see a gaping hole in the ceiling. Escaping the damaged building is only the start of your troubles and as you begin to explore the base you encounter strange, unearthly organisms. Is this all because of some sort of biol…

Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Arena, Combat, Multiplayer, Online

Publishers:

Arena of Valor (Chinese: 傳說對決; pinyin: Chuánshuō Duìjué), formerly Realm of Valor then Strike of Kings, is an international adaptation of Honor of Kings (Chinese: 王者荣耀; pinyin: Wángzhě Róngyào), a multiplayer online battle arena developed by TiMi Studios and published by Tencent Games for Android, iOS and Nintendo Switch for markets outside mainland China. As of September 2018, the game has grossed over $140 million outside China. Arena of Valor was one of six Esports video games featured at the…

Attractio

Attractio

Release date: 2016

Genres: First-person, Puzzle, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, PS Vita

Publishers: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Attractio is a single player game by Mexican developers GameCoder Studios, Renderfarm Studios and publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment. Attractio takes place in the Entertainment Space Station (ESS), an artificial satellite orbiting Mars where players will solve deadly physics-based puzzles using gadgets that manipulate gravity. This futuristic puzzle platformer draws its gameplay inspiration from games like Portal, while also being inspired by futuristic stories like those similar to Running Ma…

Assassin's Creed Identity

Assassin's Creed Identity

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Identity is an action-adventure video game developed by Blue Byte and published by Ubisoft. It is the second mobile-exclusive game in the Assassin's Creed series to be released after Assassin's Creed Pirates, and the first on mobile to incorporate the third-person urban traversal-style gameplay as seen in the main console titles. It was initially soft-launched in 2014 as a free-to-play game for New Zealand and Australian App Stores. The game was released worldwide on iOS on 25 F…

Adventures of Mana

Adventures of Mana

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Publishers: Square Enix

Adventures of Mana is an action role-playing video game developed by MCF and Square Enix, and published by Square Enix. It is a 3D remake of the 1991 Game Boy game Final Fantasy Adventure, the first game in the Mana series. It was released worldwide for Android and iOS on February 4, 2016; a PlayStation Vita version was also released on the same date in Japan, and in June 2016 in North America, South America and Europe. In addition to these releases, Square Enix has said that they are considerin…

ASTA: The War of Tears and Winds

ASTA: The War of Tears and Winds

Release date: 2016

Genres: Multiplayer, Online, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: NHN Corporation, Webzen

ASTA: The War of Tears and Winds (Korean: 아스타) was a massively multiplayer online role-playing game created by South Korean developer Polygon Games. The game was in development from 2010 through mid-October 2013.The game featured two warring factions, large-scale player versus player and Realm versus Realm combat and has been touted as "the Asian World of Warcraft."ASTA: The War of Tears and Winds was published in North America and Europe by Webzen Games, launched on March 2, 2016 and shut down …

Azure Striker Gunvolt 2

Azure Striker Gunvolt 2

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Platform

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS

Publishers: Inti CreatesYacht Club Games

Azure Striker Gunvolt 2, known as Armed Blue: Gunvolt 2 Sou (蒼き雷霆(アームドブルー)ガンヴォルト爪) in Japan, is a 2D side-scrolling action-platform video game developed and published by Inti Creates for the Nintendo 3DS. The sequel to Azure Striker Gunvolt, it was released in Japan in August 2016 and worldwide in September 2016. A physical release containing the game and its predecessor, titled Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack, was released alongside the digital release in Japan and North America. A Nintendo…

Asphalt Xtreme

Asphalt Xtreme

Release date: 2016

Genres: Racing

Publishers: Gameloft

Asphalt Xtreme, also known as Asphalt Xtreme: Rally Racing, is an action racing video game, published and developed by Gameloft. It was the second spinoff, and the first off-road racing edition, in the Asphalt series. It was released on 27 October 2016. Development lasted from August 2015 to September 2017. Development has been terminated after 60 people layoffs and following the Madrid studio shutdown.

Atlas Reactor

Atlas Reactor

Release date: 2016

Genres: Multiplayer, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Trion Worlds

Atlas Reactor was a free-to-play turn-based tactics game developed by Trion Worlds. In Atlas Reactor, the player took the role of a Freelancer in the megacity of Atlas. The game was released in October 2016 and it shut down on June 28, 2019.

Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan

Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan

Release date: 2016

Genres: Adventure, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Kiro'o Games, Plug-In Digital

Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan is an action role-playing video game developed by the Cameroonian developer Kiro'o Games. In September 2015 Kiro'o started a Kickstarter campaign to complete their game, which was successfully completed a month later. Aurion was released April 14, 2016, by Plug-In Digital via Steam. The player controls Enzo Kori-Odan, the prince of Zama, who is betrayed by his fiancée Erine's brother. Based upon African mythology, the couple visit other countries to seek help defe…

Akiba's Trip

Akiba's Trip

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Adventure, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Acquire

Akiba's Trip (Japanese: アキバズトリップ, Hepburn: Akibazu Torippu) is a Japanese video game franchise by developer Acquire. The franchise consists of five games and an anime television series adaptation by Gonzo that aired between January 4, 2017 and March 29, 2017.

Arizona Sunshine

Arizona Sunshine

Release date: 2016

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Vertigo Games

Arizona Sunshine is a zombie survival first-person shooter video game released on December 6, 2016. The game is compatible with the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest, Valve Index and PlayStation VR virtual reality headsets.

Angry Birds Blast

Angry Birds Blast

Release date: 2016

Genres: Arcade, Puzzle

Publishers: Rovio Entertainment

Angry Birds Blast is a free-to-play tile-matching puzzle game, developed by Bandai Namco Studios and published by Rovio Entertainment in 2016 as a spin-off from the Angry Birds franchise.

Arcane Online

Release date: 2016

Genres: Multiplayer, Online, Role-playing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Gala Inc.

Arcane Online is a free-to-play fantasy MMORPG for Android and iOS, published by Gala Inc.