Niche Release Recap – October 2019

As we enter a new month, its time once again to take a moment to look at what new game releases are ahead of us.

I’ve tried to compile all the major AAA, middle tier, and indie releases of the month into one handy shopping list, but as we enter the dreaded holiday season, its possible that we may miss a few. If so, be sure to scream at us in the comments below.

Here’s the major releases for October 2019:

October 1st

  • Destiny 2: Shadowkeep– PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • What The Golf?- PC

October 2nd

  • Warsaw– PC

October 3rd

  • Close Combat: The Bloody First– PC
  • Neo Cab– PC, Switch

October 4th

  • Ghost Recon Breakpoint– PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One

October 8th

  • BurgerTime Party!– Switch
  • Call of Cthulhu– Switch
  • Dragon Star Varnir– PC
  • Indivisible– PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • John Wick Hex– PC
  • Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Trine: Ultimate Collection– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • World of Warcraft 15th Anniversary Collector’s Edition– PC
  • Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One

October 9th

  • Concrete Genie– PS4/PSVR

October 10th

  • Court of Ashes– PC
  • Deliver Us The Moon– PC
  • Tangle Tower– PC, Switch
  • Grid– PC, PS4, Xbox One (Console versions October 11th)
  • Radio Commander– PC
  • Valfaris– PC, Switch
  • We Were Here Together– PC

October 11th

  • AeternoBlade 2– PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Fallback– PC
  • Frostpunk: Console Edition– PS4, Xbox One (Digital, retail release October 18th)
  • Killer Queen Black– PC, Switch (Digital, Switch retail release October 25th)

October 15th

  • Children of Morta– PS4, Xbox One
  • DayZ (Console Retail Release)- PS4, Xbox One
  • Disco Elysium– PC
  • Grandia HD Remaster– PC
  • Overwatch: Legendary Edition– Switch
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt– Switch
  • Zombieland: Double Tap- Road Trip– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • The Fisherman: Fishing Planet– PC, PS4, Xbox One (PC version October 17th)

October 17th

  • Autonauts– PC
  • Felix The Reaper– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Kine– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Little Big Workshop– PC
  • Monkey King: Hero is Back– PC, PS4
  • Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Complete Edition– PC, PS4

October 18th

  • Apex Legends Bloodhound Edition– PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Apex Legends Lifeline Edition– PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Raging Loop– PS4, Switch (EU; NA release October 22nd)
  • Ring Fit Adventure– Switch

October 22nd

  • Beholder 2– PS4
  • Forager (Retail)- PS4, Switch
  • WWE 2K20– PC, PS4, Xbox One

October 25th

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare– PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Dusk Diver– PS4, Switch (EU; NA release October 29th)
  • MediEvil– PS4
  • The Outer Worlds– PC, PS4, Xbox One

October 29th

  • Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout– PC, PS4, Switch (NA, EU release November 1st)
  • Close to the Sun– PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Disgaea 4 Complete+– PS4, Switch
  • Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and the Lion King– PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Resident Evil 5– Switch
  • Resident Evil 6– Switch
  • Resident Evil Triple Pack– Switch
  • Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD– PS4, Switch, Xbox One

October 31st

  • Luigi’s Mansion 3– Switch

Which of these games are you going to buy? List them off in the comments below.


Niche Gamer’s resident indie expert. Digs through the Steam new releases so you don’t have to. Massive fan of miniature and board games as well.