It’s time for another edition of Parallax Media’s biweekly video game releases, where we list all the games – be it big or small – that came out in the past two weeks.

Not just full games, but demos, DLC, expansions and really anything else that can be highlighted.

This list was originally produced for a podcast segment on the Canadian Geekcast, which is a four-person geek-related podcast that dives into the realms of movies, TV, video games, tech and whatever else that tickles the hosts’ fancy.

Below are the confirmed North American release dates for games coming to PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch, Stadia, iOS & Android for the last full two weeks of January. So let’s dive in.

January 17th

Clay Skeet Shooting (Switch) – Price: $3.99 USD

January 18th

Everspace 2 (PC via Early Access) – Price: $39.99 USD

Switch Only:

Spinny’s JourneyPrice: $14.99 USDRed ColonyPrice: $6.99 USD
Olympic Table TennisPrice: $4.99 USD

January 19th

Tauronos (Xbox One) – Price: $6.99 USD

War Truck Simulator (Switch) – Price: $7.99 USD

January 20th

Hitman 3 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Stadia & Switch) – Price: $59.99 USD

Teratopia (PC, PS4, Xbox One & Switch) – Price: $14.99 USD

CosmicBreak Universal (PC via Early Access) – Price: Free-to-Play

The King Of Fighters XIV: Ultimate Edition (PS4) – Price: $39.99 USD

Xbox One Only:

Marble Duel Price: $9.99 USDBalancelot Price: $7.99 USD

Switch Only:

All Walls Must FallPrice: $9.99 USDOtti: The House KeeperPrice: $8.99 USD

January 21st

RIDE 4 (PS5 & Xbox Series) – Price: $49.99 USD

SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated (iOS & Android) – Price: $9.99 USD

Coming to Xbox One & Switch:

Shing!Price: $19.99 USDUnspottablePrice: $11.99 USD
Air Bounce – The Jump ‘n’ Run ChallengePrice: $5.99 USD

PC Only:

Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights (Early Access)Price: $19.99 USDSkul: The Hero SlayerPrice: $19.99 USD
Orange CastPrice: $16.99 USDRotund TakeoffPrice: $7.99 USD

Switch Only:

Ephemeral: Fantasy on DarkPrice: $37.99 USDHer Love in the ForcePrice: $24.99 USD
Bezier: Second EditionPrice: $19.99 USDNosferatu Lilinor Price: $17.14 USD
Grisaia Phantom Trigger 5.5Price: $14.99 USDSally FacePrice: $14.99 USD
Missile DancerPrice: $9.99 USDTadpole TreblePrice: $8.99 USD
GhostanoidPrice: $6.99 USDBouncing HeroPrice: $4.99 USD
Frodoric The DriverPrice: $4.99 USDLoot Hero DXPrice: $4.99 USD
The Game is ONPrice: $9.99 USDChess RoyalPrice: $2.99 USD
JiffyPrice: $2 USD

January 22nd

Redout: Space Assault (PC, PS4, Xbox One & Switch) – Price: $9.99 USD

Adverse (PC, Xbox One & Switch) – Price: $5.99 USD

Bladed Fury (PS4 & Switch) – Price: $9.99 USD

Utawarerumono: Prelude to the Fallen (PC) – Price: $47.99 USD

Skycadia (Xbox One) – Price:  $9.99 USD

Switch Only:

Abyss: The Wraiths of EdenPrice: $14.99 USDBalancelotPrice: $7.99 USD
CATTCHPrice: $6.99 USDGradientlyPrice: $4.99 USD
Colorful ColorePrice: $2.99 USD

January 23rd

Switch Only:

The Unexpected QuestPrice: $15 USDLegend of NumbersPrice: $2.99 USD

January 25th

SOLAS 128 (PC & Switch) – Price: $14.99 USD

January 26th

Cyber Shadow (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Switch) – Price: $19.99 USD/Xbox Game Pass

Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy (PC, PS4, PS5 & Switch) – Price: $59.99 USD

PC Only:

King Arthur: Knight’s Tale (Early Access)Price: $34.99 USDEncodya Price: $19.99 USD

Switch Only:

Ziggy the ChaserPrice: $7.99 USDZombie Apocalypse Price: $3.99 USD

January 27th

Project Starship X (PC, PS4, Xbox One & Switch) – Price: $9.99 USD

Dragon Quest Tact (iOS & Android) – Price: Free-to-Play

Ryte: The Eye of Atlantis (PC via VR) – Price: $15.99 USD

Auto Chess (PS4) – Price: Free-to-Play

Coming to PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch:

The Dark Eye: Chains of SatinavPrice: $19.99 USDThe Dark Eye: MemoriaPrice: $19.99 USD

Xbox One Only:

Hyposphere: RebirthPrice: $5.99 USDVera Blanc: Ghost in the Castle Price: $4.99 USD

January 28th

TOHU (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch & Stadia) – Price:$14.99 USD

Marchen Forest: Mylne and the Forest Gift (PC, PS4 & Switch) – Price: $34.99 USD

Yakuza Remastered Collection (PC & Xbox One) – Price: $39.99 USD/Xbox Game Pass 

The Medium (PC & Xbox Series) – Price: $49.99 USD/Xbox Game Pass 

Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2 (PS5) – Price: Free

Seasonal Assistant (Wii U) – Price: $3.99 USD

Silver Falls – Undertakers (3DS) – Price:$4.99 USD

Coming to Xbox One & Switch:

Golden ForcePrice: $19.99 USDRoyal Tower DefensePrice: $7.99 USD

Coming to PC, PS4, Xbox One & Switch:

DisjunctionPrice: $15.99 USDOlijaPrice: $14.99 USD
Sword of the NecromancerPrice: $14.99 USD

Coming to PS4 & Switch:

Citizens Unite!: Earth x SpacePrice: $29.99 USDColossus DownPrice: $17.99 USD

PC Only:

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Prophecy of the ThronePrice: $59.99 USDJourney to the Savage Planet (Steam)Price: $29.99 USD
Prison Architect (Microsoft Store)Price: $29.99 USD/Xbox Game PassCurious Expedition 2Price: $17.99 USD
Monstrum 2 (Early Access)Price: $12.99 USDZeepkist (Early Access)Price: $11.99 USD
DevourPrice:  $4.99 USD

Switch Only:

Gods Will FallPrice: $24.99 USDHeaven’s VaultPrice: $17.99 USD
Strange Field FootballPrice: $16.99 USDSushiPartyPrice: $9.99 USD
Save FartyPrice: $6.99 USDThe Choice of Life: Middle Ages Price: $4.99 USD

January 29th

Bonkies (PC, PS4 Xbox One & Switch)  – Price:$14.99 USD

Gods Will Fall (PC, PS4, Xbox One & Stadia)  – Price:$24.99 USD

Re:ZERO: The Prophecy of the Throne (PS4 & Switch) – Price: $59.99 USD

Another Dawn (PC, Xbox One & Xbox Series) – Price: $19.99 USD

The Pedestrian (PS4 & PS5) – Price: $19.99 USD

Caves and Castles: Underworld (PS4, Xbox One & Switch) – Price: $4.99 USD

Outbreak: Epidemic Definitive Edition (Xbox Series) – Price: $14.99 USD

Switch Only:

Cooking FestivalPrice: $10.99 USDChill PandaPrice: $9.99 USD
Burn! SuperTrucksPrice: $7.99 USDCrossbow: BloodnightPrice: $4.99 USD
Vera Blanc: Ghost In The Castle Price: $4.99 USD

Other Video Game Release Dates


January 21st – Immortals Fenyx Rising: A New God (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, XboxSeries, Switch & Stadia) Price: $14.99 USD
January 26th – Dead Cells: Fatal Falls (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, iOS & Android) Price: $4.99 USD
January 26th – The Sims 4: Paranormal Stuff Pack (PC, PS4 & Xbox One) Price: $9.99 USD
January 26th – Granblue Fantasy Versus: Anre (PC & PS4)Price: $6.99 USD


January 19th – Fallen Legion Revenants (PS4 & Switch)Price: Free
January 21st – Resident Evil Village: Maiden (PS5)Price: Free
January 28th – Balan Wonderworld (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series & Switch) Price: Free

That’s all the confirmed North American release dates for January 17th to 29th.

The game release highlights for next time includes Control Ultimate Edition (PS5 & Xbox Series), Nioh 2: Complete Edition (PS4 & PS5), Destruction AllStars (PS5) & Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury (Switch).

This has been Parallax Media’s biweekly video game releases!

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