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…

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…

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.

AM2R

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Android

Publishers:

AM2R (Another Metroid 2 Remake) is an action-adventure game developed by Argentinian programmer Milton Guasti (also known as DoctorM64) and released in August 2016 for Windows. It is an unofficial remake of the 1991 Game Boy game Metroid II: Return of Samus in the style of Metroid: Zero Mission (2004). As in the original Metroid II, players control bounty hunter Samus Aran, who aims to eradicate the parasitic Metroids. AM2R adds several features, including new graphics and music, new areas and b…

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.

Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey

Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey

Release date: 2016

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, PS Vita

Publishers: Koei Tecmo

Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey is a 2016 Japanese role-playing video game developed by Gust Co. Ltd. for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Microsoft Windows. It is the eighteenth main game in the Atelier series and the second game of the Mysterious storyline.

Araya

Araya

Release date: 2016

Genres: Horror

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: MAD Virtual Reality Studio

ARAYA is a 2016 first person adventure/horror game, developed by MAD Virtual Reality Studio for Microsoft Windows.

Alienation

Alienation

Release date: 2016

Genres: Role-playing, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers: Sony Interactive Entertainment

Alienation is a shooter and role-playing video game developed by Housemarque and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It was released in April 2016 for PlayStation 4. The game is an isometric twin-stick shooter in which one to four players defend themselves against an alien invasion on Earth through increasingly-difficult levels. Players can choose one of three character classes, each with its own abilities. Players can upgrade their weapons with collectables, known as upgrade cores. The…

Accounting

Accounting

Release date: 2016

Genres: Exploration game

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Crows Crows Crows

Accounting is a virtual reality video game by Crows Crows Crows and Squanchtendo, released on Microsoft Windows for the SteamVR platform in 2016. An updated version with additional content entitled Accounting+ was released on December 19, 2017 for PlayStation VR, and eventually on PC on October 18, 2018. It was later released for Oculus Quest on July 3, 2019.

Abzû

Abzû

Release date: 2016

Genres: Adventure, Simulation

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: 505 Games

Abzû is an adventure video game developed by Giant Squid Studios and published by 505 Games for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Microsoft Windows. Initially released as a digital title in August 2016, a retail version for consoles was released in January 2017. Following the journey of a diver exploring the ocean and restoring life using sonar calls, the gameplay allows the player to freely navigate underwater environments ranging from open water and natural caverns to ancient ruins.…

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.

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.

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…

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.