New Releases for the Week of Monday, August 7, 2017

Posted August 7, 2017 by Thomas James Juretus in Movies

Some anticipated releases arriving this week. Developer Ninja Theory (Heavenly Sword, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West) brings it’s AAA/indie game Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice to the PC and the PS4. It’s a hack-and-slash adventure with a psychological twist. Also arriving this week is the fast-paced multiplayer shooter Lawbreakers from Cliff Bleszinski, the man behind Unreal Tournament and the Gears of War franchise. Telltale games also releases the first episode of its second season of Batman. Hitting home theater this week is Guy Ritchie’s take on the Arthurian legend, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, along with the comedy Snatched and the family friendly Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul. Arriving in theaters this week is the horror movie Annabelle: Creation, the dramas The Glass Castle and Pilgrimage, and the animated family movie Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature. Time now to head to this week’s list and, as always, release dates are subject to change.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017


Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice- PC, PS4

Lawbreakers- PC, PS4

Mega Man Legacy Collection 2- PC, PS4, Xbox One

Cat Quest- PC

Blackhole: Complete Edition- PS4, Xbox One

Batman: The Enemy Within- Episode 1 “The Enigma”- Android, iPhone, Macintosh, PC, PS4, Xbox One

Comet Crash 2: The Kronkoid Wars- PS4


Graceful Explosion Machine- PS4

Masquerada: Songs and Shadows- PS4, Xbox One

Neon Drive- PS4

Neptune Flux- PSVR


King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Kung Fu Yoga


The Dinner

Blindspot: The Complete Second Season

The Exception

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

Master of the Drunken Fist: Beggar So

Chris Brown: Welcome to My Life


The Hunter’s Prayer

Master of the Shadowless Kick: Wong Kei-Ying

Among Us

Thursday, August 10, 2017


West of Loathing- PC

Ironcast- Nintendo Switch

Friday, August 11, 2017


Sudden Strike 4- Linux, Macintosh, PC, PS4

The Escapists 2- PC, PS4, Xbox One

Night Trap 25th Anniversary- PS4

Jump, Step, Step- Xbox One


Annabelle: Creation

The Glass Castle

Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature


That’s all for this week. Next week we see the arrival of Agents of Mayhem, The Defenders season one premieres on Netflix, and the action movie The Hitman’s Bodyguard arrives in theaters. Til next time…

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