Monthly Game Roundup: August 2023

September 1, 2023  •  4 min read

This August, we’re focused on Remote Play! Immerse yourself in these captivating games brought directly to your fingertips with Remote Play from your PlayStation, Xbox or PC. Discover the games that are making waves and setting the standard for connected gaming this month.

New Games for Remote Play

Baldurs Gate 3

Venture back into the Forgotten Realms in this tale of camaraderie, treachery, sacrifice and the chase for ultimate power. Mysterious powers rise within you, triggered by a parasite implanted in your mind. From the creators of Divinity: Original Sin 2, Baldurs Gate 3 is the next-gen RPG set in the world of Dungeons & Dragons. Play Baldurs Gate 3 on Backbone using Steam Link, GeForce Now or PlayStation Remote Play.

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

Dive into the harrowing world of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, a survival horror gem by Sumo Digital and Gun Interactive. Based on the iconic 1974 film, play as a victim evading the Slaughter family or become one of the twisted family members. Enjoy it on Xbox Game Pass, GeForce Now, PlayStation Remote Play, Steam Link, and Xbox Remote Play, with full crossplay for teaming up across platforms.

Madden NFL 24

Feel the heartbeat of the gridiron with Madden NFL 24. Offering crossplay compatibility across major platforms, the title delivers unparalleled realism with its state-of-the-art AI mechanics and Sapien Technology, replicating every nuance of the real-life NFL. Play Madden NFL 24 on Backbone using Steam Link, Xbox Remote Play or PlayStation Remote Play.

Atlas Fallen

Hunt legendary creatures, glide through vast sands and wield the power of the world in your hands. Atlas Fallen delivers a fantasy experience like no other, where every step is filled with ancient threats and hidden enigmas. Play it today on Backbone using Steam Link, Xbox Remote Play, PlayStation Remote Play or GeForce Now.

Immortals of Aveum

Aveum stands on the precipice of ruin. Step into the shoes of Jak, an elite Triarch Magnus, and harness magic like never before in this first-person spell shooter. With a plethora of spells and talents at your disposal, embark on a quest to save a world teetering on the edge. Play Immortals of Aveum on Backbone with Steam Link, Xbox Remote Play or PlayStation Remote Play.

Sea of Stars

Navigate an immersive world without bounds, face enemies with engaging turn-based combat, and uncover a tale rich in adventure and friendship. Sea of Stars promises both an epic journey and heartwarming tales that will keep you coming back for more. Play it today on Backbone using Xbox Remote Play, PlayStation Remote Play, Steam Link, or GeForce Now.

New Games on Mobile

War Thunder Mobile

The beloved military combat game comes to mobile! From the roaring engines of the Leopard tank to the overwhelming might of the Yamato battleship, War Thunder Mobile offers players a chance to take control of legendary military vehicles. Enjoy a level of realism rarely seen on mobile, where both the design and mechanics of vehicles adhere to historical accuracy, and the physics of the game ensure an immersive combat experience. War Thunder Mobile is available on iOS and Android now!

Genshin Impact: As Light Rain Falls Without Reason

The world of Teyvat sees its newest expansion with the 4.0 update. Meet new characters, explore the Fontaine region, and encounter formidable foes. From unique new systems to the plethora of events, quests, and monsters, Genshin Impact continues to grow and enchant its players. Play it today on the App Store or PlayStation Remote Play.

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