New Releases: Week of June 20 2021


Lots of sports ball and RPGs coming at you this week.  From Mario to Dungeons and Dragons nice to have a bunch of different options if you are a late shopper for Father’s Day. Happy Farther's Day to all the 2old2play dads out there!


Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX

Release Date: June 22, 2021

Platforms: PC, NS, PS5, PS4, XBO, XBX   

I don’t remember this game from 1986 at all but I definitely remember the Sega box art for some unknown reason.  In this platformer you can play in new or retro mode.


Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance

Release Date: June 22, 2021

Platforms: PC, NS, PS4, XBO, Stadia  

Apparently that is in fact Ozzy Osbourne in the trailer music!  And yes I did also google to check if he’s still actually alive (survey says yes!).  This third person RPG is a spiritual successor to Baldur’s Gate and features characters from R.A. Salvatore’s The Legend of Drizzt.  You can played single or multi-player with online co-op for up to four.


Olympic Games Tokyo 2020-The Official Video Game

Release Date: June 22, 2021

Platforms: PC, NS, PS4 XBO, Stadia 

Both the game and the actual Olympics were delayed due to the Pandemic.  Surprised they stuck with the 2020 name since that year didn’t work out so well for folks...Also from that promotional image it looks like Space Force is its own nation and runs track?!


Legend of Mana

Release Date: June 1, 2021

Platforms: PC, PS4, NS 

Remastered with a storybook vibe the popular action RPG from 1999 is back for new hardware.


Mario Golf: Super Rush

Release Date: June 25, 2021

Platforms: NS 

Mario and friends are back on the links.  There’s are 4 ways to play normal, speed, battle, and golf adventure.


Scarlet Nexus

Release Date: June 25, 2021

Platforms: PC, PS4, XBO, XBX 

It's action RPG week.  From the third person perspective you assume control of a member of the Other Suppression Force (OSF) to fight with weapons and psychokinesis to protect humanity from mindless mutants.


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