June is already here and we have plenty of exciting events coming up in the next couple of weeks. With our Patreon and our Summer Giveaway both launching on the 7th and the Electronic Entertainment Expo starting just after our summer giveaway finishes up, its sure to be a busy month here at OnlySP. But on top of all that, there are a bunch of great single player games coming out this month which we can’t wait to get our hands on! So here is our three biggest and most anticipated single player games for June.
Release Date: 10th of June
Platforms: Windows and Mac
Inspired by the true event known as the “Dyatlov Pass Incident”, in which a crew of students died in mysterious circumstances, Kholat is a first person horror experience from independent developer, IMGN.PRO where you get to explore the area where the tragedy occurred. The story takes place years after the event and players have a chance to discover what really happened to those unfortunate students.
The gameplay is focused on an open world map with non-linear gameplay and exploration, with beautiful visuals built-in the amazing Unreal Engine 4. One thing in particular which makes Kholat out stand out from all the other indie horror games out there at the moment, is the famous British actor, Sean Bean, is narrating the story.
Check out the official trailer below, and be prepared for some scary fun in the snow on the 10th of June.
Lego Jurassic World
Release Date: 12th of June
Developer: Traveller’s Tales
Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS
The Lego franchise seems to keep expanding with movies, video games and even their own Skylanders like toy/video game in the form of LEGO Universe, and honestly who isn’t happy about it? Lego is pure fun and this is more evident in their video games than anywhere else, with games based on other fantastic franchises such as The Hobbit, or the Marvel Universe.
The newest franchise to be Legofied (soon to be copyrighted!) is the famous Jurassic Park movies, in the new Lego: Jurassic World. The game follows the plot of all four Jurassic Park movies, including the upcoming Jurassic World. Officially announced back in January, the game features more than 100 playable characters, which is sure to keep you busy for some time.
Here’s some footage showing off some of the game play and describing some of the features of the newest Lego game.
Batman Arkham Knight
Release Date: 23rd of June
Developer: Rocksteady Studios
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows, Linux and Mac
The final adventure in the world-renowned Batman: Arkham video game series is coming out this month in the form of Batman: Arkham Knight. A return to the series for developers Rocksteady, who took a break to allow for Warner Bros Games Montreal to have a crack at the series with Batman: Arkham Origins.
With Arkham Knight, Gotham is bigger; there are more characters than ever and you can drive the Batmobile through the city to fight criminals. The story follows Batman taking on a united criminal alliance of Gotham on Halloween as Scarecrow launches a large attack on the city with the aid of the mysterious, Arkham Knight. Along with a host of new gadgets and other new features, players can use a system called “Dual Play”, where you can seamlessly switch between control of Batman, or one of his allies, including Robin, Night wing and or Cat Woman.
With so many new features, Rocksteady back at the helm and with only current generation consoles and PC in mind for development, we are hopefully set for the best Batman game yet. Have a look at the trailer below which shows off some of the dual play combat system and give some story details.
As ever there are a ton of great single player games coming out and we can’t wait to cover them all. Be sure to follow Only SP for more coverage on all things single player by following our Facebook and Twitter pages.