The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 8/1/2017

Pata-Pata-Pata-Pon!

The iconic rhythm RPG marches onto PlayStation once again with Patapon Remastered, which brings the classic adventure to PS4 on August 1.

Behind the Patapon tribe’s cute exterior beats the ferocious heart of a warrior. Pound the drums of war and lead the Patapon tribe into battle against the evil Zigoton army. Every command, from surging attacks to strategic retreats, requires the rhythmic beating of the drums. Campaign across more than 30 missions to discover 100+ items and weapons in the Patapon’s noble quest for victory.

For a full list of new games coming to PlayStation, read on. And enjoy The Drop!

The Drop

New Releases: Week of August 1, 2017
Aven Colony
PS4 — Retail

Aven Colony

Build a new home for humanity. Discover Aven Prime — an alien planet of deserts, tundras, and jungles lightyears from earth.

CastleStorm VR Edition
PS VR — Digital

CastleStorm VR Edition

Catapult yourself onto the battlefield like never before in CastleStorm VR, an exciting new take on the tower-defense action-RPG phenomenon! Pit knights, soldiers, archers, and even griffins against formidable foes in full VR castle versus castle combat.

Demetrios – The Big Cynical Adventure
PS4 — Digital

Demetrios

Demetrios is a quirky adventure game packed with tons of humor! Bjorn Thonen, a slob of an antique dealer living in Paris, is robbed one night after coming home drunk. Forced to conduct his own investigation with the help of his neighbor Sandra, he ends up involved in a murky, mysterious affair. Will these unlikely heroes be able to rise up and discover ancient secrets?

Dino Frontier
PS VR — Digital

Dino Frontier

Build and manage a frontier settlement in a world where the wild west and jurassic collide. Dino Frontier is a virtual reality simulation where players assume the role of Big Mayor. They must carefully balance resources while growing their town and surviving bandit attacks.

Drawfighters
PS4 — Digital

Drawfighters

Drawfighters is a turn-based combat game with funny, amazing visuals. Fighters face each other in their struggle for victory in the Great Tournament of the Three Volcanoes.

Frisky Business
PS4 — Digital

Frisky Business

You are Mr. Falco Frisk, private detective of Frisk Investigative Solutions! Develop your relationships with your team as you take on your very first case.

The Long Dark
PS4 — Digital

Long Dark

The Long Dark is a thoughtful, exploration-survival experience that challenges solo players to think for themselves as they explore an expansive frozen wilderness in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster.

Patapon Remastered
PS4 — Digital

Patapon Remastered

Patapon returns to PlayStation with all new enhancements taking full advantage of PS4 and PS4 Pro! For years the Patapon tribe has lived in the desolate frontier, driven from their home by the evil Zigoton army. Finally, their wait has come to an end as the drums of war are heard once again.

Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun
PS4 — Digital, Retail

Shadow Tactics

Japan, 1615. A new Shogun seizes power over Japan and enforces nationwide peace. In his battle against conspiracy and rebellion, he recruits five specialists with extraordinary skills for assassination, sabotage and espionage. But how much are they willing to sacrifice in the name of peace?

PlayStation Music Logo

  • Vic Mensa – The Autobiography
  • Joywave – Content
  • Cage the Elephant – Unpeeled

PlayStation Video Logo

  • Alien: Covenant (plus Bonus Features)
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
  • Alien: Covenant/ Prometheus Bundle

PlayStation Vue Logo

  • People of Earth – July 31 at 10:30/9:30c (TBS)
  • OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes – 6:30/5:30c (Cartoon Network)
  • The Sinner – August 2 at 10:01/9:01c (USA)

The information above is subject to change without notice.