New Video Game Releases in Week 2 of January 8, 2024

Here’s the list of new video game releases in week 2 of January 8, 2024. The most popular video games released this week are: Laika: Aged Through Blood, Top Racer Collection & War Hospital.

Only a few new notable games in this 2nd January 2024 week. Remember, often the new video game releases this week will have a demo / prologue available for you to try before you buy.

The new video game releases this week are:

Monday January 8, 2024 Game Releases

  • Searching for Rest (PC)

Tuesday January 9, 2024 Game Releases

  • Noxious Weeds – Steam Early Access (PC, Linux)
  • Primateria (PC)
  • RAID: Shadow Legends (PC) — Note: Free-to-play game.
  • The Grey Dream – Steam Early Access (PC, Mac, Linux) — Note: Mature-only title.

Wednesday January 10, 2024 Game Releases

  • Beer Factory (PC)
  • Buriedbornes2 – Dungeon RPG – (PC) — Note: Free-to-play game.
  • Cafe Owner Simulator (Switch)
  • Cyber Sprint (PC)
  • Cynthia: Hidden in the Moonshadow (Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Ikkarus and the Prince of Sin (Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Popcorn Rocket (Xbox One, Xbox Series X)

Thursday January 11, 2024 Game Releases

  • 8-Colors Star Guardians + (Switch)
  • Electrician Simulator (Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Laika: Aged Through Blood (Switch)
  • Lasers (PC) — Note: Free-to-play Battle Royale game.
  • Momodora: Moonlit Farewell (PC)
  • Reigns: Three Kingdoms (PC, Switch)
  • Sail Forth: Maelstrom DLC (PC, Mac, Linux)
  • Terranny (PC)
  • Top Racer Collection (PC, Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Includes: The entire series from Top Racer, Top Racer 2, Top Racer 3000 to the brand new Top Racer Crossroads.
  • Twistex (PC; VR-supported)
  • VRosty (PC VR)
  • War Hospital (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X)
  • Wild Seas (Switch)
Laika: Aged Through Blood – Announcement Trailer | PC, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch
Top Racer Collection – Release Date Reveal Trailer | Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series S|X and Steam
War Hospital – Gameplay Trailer

Friday January 12, 2024 Game Releases

  • Angel at Dusk (PC)
  • Beyond Doors (Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Buzz (PC)
  • Coin Rush (Switch)
  • Coloring Pixels – Space 2 Pack DLC (PC, Mac, Linux)
  • Computer Repair Shop (PC)
  • Creatura (Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Crystal Story: Dawn of Dusk (PC)
  • Gungrave G.O.R.E Ultimate – Enhanced Edition (Switch) — Note: Japanese release.
  • Kitten Hero (Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Roman Empire Simulator (Switch)
  • Shinorubi (Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Teletext (PC)
  • Yume 4 (PC) — Note: Mature-only title.

Saturday January 13, 2024 Game Releases

  • Crystal Story: Dawn of Dusk (PC)
  • MageCraft (PC)
Crystal Story: Dawn of Dusk – Coming 2024 Trailer

Sunday January 14, 2024 Game Releases

  • The Chronicles of Ezra Blackwell: Episode 1, Pappi’s Peril (PC)

Free PC / Mac / Linux / Steam Deck Games in January 2024

  • Epic Games Store: [4th] Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, [11th] Sail Forth.
  • Amazon Prime Gaming: Endling: Extinction is Forever, Asteroids: Recharged, A Tiny Sticker Tale, Kombinera, Aground, SeaOrama: World of Shipping, Akka Arrh, Deathloop, Orten was the Case, Caverns of Mars: Recharged.
  • Good Old Games: Destroy All Humans! Clone Carnage, Flashout 3D: Enhanced Edition, Gravewood High, Bullet Runner: The First Slaughter, Bloody Hell, The Feast, Yu Crossing Animals, Kao the Kangaroo – Yooka Laylee X Kao the Kangaroo DLC & other DLC’s + the GOG Free Games Collection.
  • Steam: Temtem: Showdown, Phantom Galaxies, Stranger Z, Telo, Manquin, Planet S, Minute, The Paper Trials, Farlight 84, Hardest Game Ever, The Riflemen, Lavalamp, Soccer Kids Alpha, BloodDome Classic, Spiritle, Apeiron.
  • Apple Arcade (iOS, Mac, Apple TV): Unannounced [these are last month’s games] Sonic Dream Team, Disney Dreamlight Valley: Arcade Edition, Puzzle & Dragons Story, Turmoil+.

Free Mobile Games in January 2024

  • Apple Arcade (iOS, Mac, Apple TV): Tamagotchi Adventure Kingdom, Cornsweeper, Blackjack by MobilityWare+. [Last month’s games] Sonic Dream Team (exclusive!), Disney Dreamlight Valley: Arcade Edition, Puzzle & Dragons Story, Turmoil+.
  • Netflix Games (iOS, Android, Tablets) in 2024: [Jan 4th] Money Heist: Ultimate Choice, [April 30th] Braid: Anniversary Edition + [rest year] Rebel Moon Part 3 (2024 Video Game), Squid Game (2024 Video Game), Hades, Monument Valley 1 & 2, Sonic Mania Plus, Cozy Grove: Camp Spirit, Game Dev Tycoon, FashionVerse, Chicken Run: Eggstraction, The Dragon Prince: Xadia, Dumb Ways to Survive, Harmonium: The Musical, Katana Zero, Netflix Stories: Virgin River, Paper Trail, The Rise Of The Golden Idol. [90 more games in development at Netflix]
  • Netflix Games (iOS, Android, Tablets): Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition (includes Grand Theft Auto III, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas), Football Manager 2024 Mobile, Storyteller, Word Trails, Bloons TD 6, Farming Simulator 23, Oxenfree, Oxenfree II: Lost Signals, Netflix Stories: Love is Blind + Sonic Prime Dash, TMNT: Shredder’s Revenge, Tomb Raider Reloaded, Death’s Door, Dead Cells, Twelve Minutes, Immortality, World of Goo Remastered, Terra Nil, Cut The Rope Daily, Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon, Poinpy, The Queen’s Gambit Chess, Before Your Eyes, Shatter Remastered, Laya’s Horizon, Lucky Luna, LEGO Legacy: Heroes Unboxed, Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story, Asphalt Xtreme, Stranger Things: 1984, Stranger Things 3: The Game, Stranger Things: Puzzle Tales, Shadow and Bone: Enter the Fold, Narcos: Cartel Wars Unlimited, Transformers Forged to Fight, SpongeBob: Get Cooking, Into the Breach, Valiant Hearts: Coming Home, Spiritfarer, Teeter (Up) Remastered, Dust & Neon, Moonlighter, Desta: The Memories Between, Reigns: Three Kingdoms, Into the Dead 2: Unleashed, Relic Hunters: Rebels, Rival Pirates, Dragon up, Highwater, Kentucky Route Zero, Raji: An Ancient Epic, Scriptic: Crime Stories, This is a True Story, Bowling Ballers, Shooting Hoops, Skies of Chaos, Arcanium: Rise of Akhan, Card Blast, Exploding Kittens, Vikings: Valhalla, Dominoes Cafe, Mahjong Solitaire, Solitaire, Wonderputt Forever, CoComelon: Play with JJ, Hello Kitty and Friends: Happiness Parade, Heads Up!, Nailed It! Baking Bash, Ghost Detective, Knittens, Krispee Street, Puzzle Gods, Slayaway Camp 2: Netflix & Kill, Wild Things: Animal Adventures, Dungeon Boss: Respawned, Dungeon Dwarves, Mighty Quest Rogue Palace, Cats & Soup, Country Friends, Flutter Butterflies, Too Hot to Handle: Love Is a Game, Too Hot To Handle 2, Townsmen: A Kingdom Rebuilt, Vineyard Valley. [68+ games in total]
Come Play With Us | New Games Coming in 2024 | Netflix

Free Xbox Series X | S / Xbox One Games in January 2024

  • Xbox Game Pass: [3rd] Close to the Sun, Sea of Thieves: Season 10 Update, Dead by Daylight: Chucky DLC, Hello Neighbor 2: Anniversary Update, [4th] Hell Let Loose, [9th] Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Figment, [11th] Super Mega Baseball 4, We Happy Few, [16th] Resident Evil 2 Remake, Those Who Remain, [18th] Turnip Boy Robs A Bank.
  • Xbox Game Pass – Leaving Soon: [5th] Grand Theft Auto V, [15th] Persona 3 Portable, Persona 4 Golden, MotoGP 22, Garden Story.
  • Xbox Game Pass Core (formerly Games with Gold): Chivalry II, Totally Reliable Delivery Service + Among Us, Astroneer, Celeste, Dead Cells, Descenders, Dishonored 2, DOOM Eternal – Standard Edition, Fable Anniversary, Fallout 4, Fallout 76, Firewatch, Forza Horizon 4 – Standard Edition, Gang Beasts, Gears 5 – Game of the Year Edition, Golf with your Friends, Grounded, Halo 5: Guardians, Halo Wars 2, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Human Fall Flat, INSIDE, LIMBO, Ori & the Will of the Wisps, Overcooked! 2, Payday 2: Crimewave Edition, Powerwash Simulator, Psychonauts 2, Slay the Spire, Spiritfarer: Farewell Edition, Stardew Valley, State of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition, Superliminal, The Elder Scrolls Online, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, Unpacking, Vampire Survivors. [38 games, will be updated 2-3 times a year]
  • Xbox Game Pass games in 2024: Persona 3 Reload, Open Roads, Lightyear Frontier, Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes, Manor Lords, 33 Immortals, Another Crab’s Treasure, ARK 2, Avowed, Dungeons of Hinterberg, Flintlock: The Siege of Dawn, Little Kitty Big City, Flock, Magical Delicacy, Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024, Pigeon Simulator, Replaced, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2, STALKER 2: Heart of Chornobyl, Still Wakes The Deep, Towerborne, and more! (Watch the video here-under for gameplay for them all!)
EVERY Game Announced For Xbox Game Pass In 2024 (So Far)

Free PlayStation 5 / 4 Games in January 2024

  • PlayStation Plus Essential: [from the 2nd] A Plague Tale: Requiem (PS5), Evil West (PS4, PS5), Nobody Saves the World (PS4, PS5), Warframe: Syrinx Collection (PS4, PS5).
  • PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium: Unannounced. Last month’s games were: [19th] Grand Theft Auto V, Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin, Moto GP23, Metal: Hellsinger, Salt and Sacrifice, Moonscars, Mega Man 11 (PS4-only), Gigabash, Grime, Tinykin, Prodeus, Shadowrun Returns, Shadowrun: Dragonfall – Director’s Cut, Shadowrun: Hong Kong – Extended Edition (available on both PS5 & PS4 unless otherwise indicated).
  • PlayStation Plus Premium’s PlayStation Classics: Unannounced. Last month’s games were: [19th] Mega Man Legacy Collection (PS4), Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 (PS4), Thrillville (PSP), Thrillville: Off the Rails (PS2), Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (PS1).
PlayStation Plus Monthly Games – January 2024 – PS4 & PS5

Free Switch Games in January 2024

  • Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack: [17th] Golden Sun (GBA), and Golden Sun: The Lost Age (GBA).
  • Future Nintendo Switch Online games: GoldenEye 007 (N64), F-Zero: Maximum Velocity (GBA), Golden Sun (GBA).
Game Boy Advance – January 2024 Game Updates – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack
Nintendo of Japan reveals Jet Force Gemini and GoldenEye 007 coming to Nintendo Online soon

Note: You need to claim each free weekly / monthly featured game ASAP in order to add it to your game system’s account before it disappears.

What video games will you be playing this week? Any of these?