August PlayStation 4 Games Round Up

August PlayStation 4 Games Round Up

31st August 2017 Off By Bagwag82

Wow, what a busy month August has been for games released on PlayStation 4. This year has been nothing short of phenomenal with huge releases throughout the year for Sony’s machine, including some corkers like Nioh and Horizon: Zero Dawn.

As we slip into the second part of the year leading up to Christmas, a number of games that get released can become overwhelming.

Never fear Gaming Dog is here

I’ve put together this nice little list of each game released this month along with their review scores to help you prioritise which games you need to buy.


An interesting martial arts action RPG. 3.8/5

Agents of Mayhem

Saint’s Rows developers new IP Agents of Mayhem.

IGN: 7.1/10
TrustedReviews: 5/10
Metacritic: 67%

Cities: Skylines

The city building simulation finally arrives on PS4.

IGN: 8.5/10
PC Gamer: 86%
Metacritic: 85%

Everybody’s Golf

A PlayStation console would not be complete without an Everybody’s Golf game.

Trusted Reviews: 7/10
Eurogamer: Recommended
Metacritic: 78%

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Team Ninjas short adventure begins here.

IGN: 9/10
TrustedReviews: 9/10
Metacritic: 83%


A gravity-defying multiplayer first-person shooter.

IGN: 7.9/10
TrustedReviews: 8/10
Metacritic: 77%

Life Is Strange: Before the Storm

Sequel to the much respected episodic game Life is Strange.

IGN: 7.5/10
Polygon: 8/10
TrustedReviews: 6/10


Another belter for Housemarque.

IGN: 7/10
TrustedReviews: 7/10
Metacritic: 74%

Nidhogg 2

Hillarious fast-paced stabby action.

IGN: 8/10
TrustedReviews: 8/10
Metacritic: 72%

Patapon Remastered

Classic PSP gaming on your PlayStation 4.

Destructoid: 8/10 6.5/10
Metacritic: 72%

Pillars of Eternity

IGN: 9/10
Gamespot: 8/10
Metacritic: 89%

Shadow Tactics: Blade of the Shogun

IGN: 8.2/10
Metacritic: 85%

Sonic Mania

Back to the old-school with this little gem.

IGN: 8.7
TrustedReviews: 8/10
Metacritic: 88%

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

Naughty Dogs spin-off Uncharted game.

IGN: 7.5/10
TrustedReviews: 10/10
Metacritic: 86%


IGN: 10/10
Common Sense Media: 4/5
Metacritic: 92%

Warriors All-Stars

Steam: 9/10
Metacritic: 70%


Hard core Gamer: 4/10

Yakuza: Kiwami

Yet another Yakuza that is very welcome after the highly rated Yakuza 0.

IGN: 7.9
TrustedReviews: 9/10
Metacritic: 82%