New PlayStation Releases: November 12th – November 16th

By Sam Quirke,
There's a lot of new releases on the schedule for this week. As well as huge titles like HITMAN 2 and Fallout 76 we have the return of Spyro and a new batch of PlayLink party titles. Fill up your wish list for the holidays.

Spyro: Reignited Trilogy

Spyro the Dragon Trophies: 37 trophies, Platinum included
Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage Trophies: 30 trophies, Platinum included
Spyro 3: Year of the Dragon Trophies: 41 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 13th
The original roast master is back! Same sick burns, same smoldering attitude, now all scaled up in stunning HD. Spyro is bringing the heat like never before in the Spyro™ Reignited Trilogy game collection. Rekindle the fire with the original three games, Spyro™ the Dragon, Spyro™ 2: Ripto's Rage! and Spyro™: Year of the Dragon. Explore the expansive realms, re-encounter the fiery personalities and relive the adventure in fully remastered glory. Because when there’s a realm that needs saving, there’s only one dragon to call.

Emerald Shores

Emerald Shores Trophies: 30 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 13th
Emerald Shores is a challenging 16-bit platformer with a bunch of twists. Level up, take on rewarding sidequests, play unique minigames, unlock secret levels, raise a pet monster, fight an optional mega-leveled beast of a boss, and more!

Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon

Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon Trophies: 13 trophies
Release date: November 13th
Take command of mighty Vikings, sly Persians or brutish Demons! Smash your opponent’s base to rubble while defending your own in this action-packed side-scrolling strategy game!
Swords & Soldiers II


HITMAN 2 Trophies: 118 trophies
Release date: November 13th
Travel the globe and track your targets across exotic sandbox locations in HITMAN™ 2. From sun-drenched streets to dark and dangerous rainforests, nowhere is safe from the world's most creative assassin, Agent 47.

Prepare to experience the ultimate spy thriller story your mission is to eliminate the elusive Shadow Client and unravel his militia, but when 47 learns his target's true identity and the truth about his past, it changes everything.

HITMAN™ 2 introduces new ways to play, new game modes and new features, including the new Sniper Assassin mode with franchise first co-op play.
HITMAN 2 screenshot

Fallout 76

Fallout 76 Trophies: trophies
Release date: November 14th
Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Skyrim and Fallout 4, welcome you to Fallout 76, the online prequel where every surviving human is a real person. Work together, or not, to survive. Under the threat of nuclear annihilation, you’ll experience the largest, most dynamic world ever created in the legendary Fallout universe.

Reclamation Day, 2102. Twenty-five years after the bombs fall, you and your fellow Vault Dwellers—chosen from the nation’s best and brightest – emerge into post-nuclear America. Play solo or join together as you explore, quest, build, scavenge and triumph against the wasteland’s greatest threats.
Fallout 76

The Long Journey Home

The Long Journey Home Trophies: trophies
Release date: November 14th
When mankind’s first experimental jump drive goes wrong, you and your crew find yourselves trapped on the wrong side of the galaxy. The only way back leads through the vast unknown of outer space. One destination. Endless adventures.
The Long Journey Home screenshot

Just Deal With It!

Just Deal With It! Trophies: 46 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 14th
Just Deal With It! on PS4 with PlayLink delivers a whole new twist on five classic card games, locally or on-line. Team up with friends and family, launch attacks, sabotage the competition, and go all in for the win, in this joyous card game party!
Just Deal With It

Melbits World

Melbits World Trophies: 28 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 14th
Melbits™ World is a cute collaborative puzzle-platformer in which rhythm and coordination are the key to success. Collect and guide the digital creatures through a series of fiendish levels by teaming up with friends or family to control platforms, obstacles and traps, all that while dodging evil viruses, gathering seeds and spreading good vibes across the internet.

Feel the LOL of this kawaii-flavored and arcade-inspired game that is designed to be played with your friends or family in the same room, around one PS4™. Everyone has to install the free Melbits™ World app to their tablet/smartphone from their device’s app store – and then connect their devices to the same Wi-Fi network as the PS4™ console.
Playlink announcement


Wordhunters Trophies: 39 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 14th
Dive into a whole new world of competitive word games with your guide, Amy the Aviator. Fly around the globe to different cities, win rounds and claim letters from each location while blocking your opponents.

Use the free Wordhunters™ smart device App as a game controller to compete in 15 party-play word games suitable for the whole family. Test both your skills and your brain power in fun challenges like “Word Sushi”, “Alphabetty Forgetty”, and “Disemvowelled”, with endless replayability!

- 15 party word games suitable for the whole family!
- Take off to 20 global destinations from London to Tokyo and beyond!
- Play in front of famous landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, Sydney Opera House, and Empire State building!
- Drop-in / drop-out multiplayer for 2-6 Wordhunters!
- Easily change language within the game and practice your foreign vocabulary in French, Italian, German, and Spanish!

Ticket to Ride

Ticket to Ride Trophies: 69 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 14th

Travel into the glory years of locomotive expansion and go on an adventure with your family and friends to conquer railways across the globe! Who will be the fastest to connect all of the cities and reach their objective?

Discover Ticket to Ride, a game that is perfect for your first locomotive trip across the country with simple, yet fun, gameplay. Prepare for the slew of challenges that await, and explore the wide variety of strategies that can be employed in this renowned board game!

Try out the exclusive map of France, brought only to PlayStation®4. Choose wisely how you will build your railways and consider all the options as you want to be the first to control the best railways and uncover the strategy of your adversaries.

- Discover the rules with the tutorial and get aboard for an amazing adventure in a flash
- Build up your own railway system in this unique board game adaptation
- For 2 to 5 players
- The France map is available exclusively for PlayStation®4
Playlink announcement


Chimparty Trophies: 35 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 14th

It’s time to find out who’s the king of the jungle. Challenge up to three friends and compete in 18 wild party games across 90 levels.

Launch, wobble, jump and rotate your chimps using simple and intuitive one-button controls – just download the free Chimparty app and use your smartphone or tablet as a controller. The whole family can play all you need is skill, timing and animal instinct to make your chimp the champ.

Compete across five wild settings, including haunted castles with spooky ghosts, alien planets with crazy gravity and a pirate harbour filled with cannons and cutlasses. Collect different outfits and accessories on your app to personalize your primate. You can even play with your chimp on your friends’ PlayStation®4 consoles.
PlayLink announcement

Knowledge is Power: Decades

Knowledge is Power: Decades Trophies: 47 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: November 14th
Who will be first to scale the Pyramid of Knowledge? Put your pop culture knowledge to the test in this high-energy quiz game show featuring thousands of entertainment-themed questions spanning the last four decades.
In this new title from the PlayLink for PS4™ range, go head-to-head with up to five of your family and friends using your smartphone or tablet as your controller.
• Get the edge on your opponents by using a mix of new and familiar Power Plays.
• Enjoy great gameplay variety with six touch screen Challenges.
• Choose from eight fresh new characters complete with fun selfie filters.
• Play the way you want with new game modes and options.
• Take the fun on the go with a rapid-fire quiz that can be shared from the free app.

Mars Chaos Menace

Mars Chaos Menace Trophies: trophies
Release date: November 16th
Humanity is terraforming Mars, but chaos and destruction threaten the planet. Battle your way through innumerable hordes of enemies that wish to destroy you and face the most terrible and powerful monsters in the galaxy.

My Riding Stables - Life with Horses

My Riding Stables - Life with Horses Trophies: 29 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: August 2nd
Make your dreams come true on the stud farm near the old mill: renovate your own riding school, look after your horses and tend the cute little foals. As well as wonderful hacks, working in the stables and caring for the horses, you’ll have plenty of other exciting things to do!

Project Highrise: Architect's Edition

Project Highrise: Architect's Edition Trophies: 29 trophies, Platinum included
Release date: October 26th
A skyscraper is more than just steel and glass, it’s an intricate ecosystem, full of people that live and work in the building. They become a complex machine that needs your steady hand to keep it running smoothly and efficiently.
Project Highrise
Sam Quirke
Written by Sam Quirke
Sam has been a Newshound since 2016 and is now the Editor for both TrueAchievements and TrueTrophies. He loves gaming on all devices and in all genres. He remains a stubborn Assassin's Creed and Pokémon fan.