A new month means one thing; brand new games! And, if you’re looking to add a plethora of new games to your PC libraries, Humble has your back.
For a small cost (up to £15.99 a month), you can download and keep up to 12 new games. And the better news is, you’ll be supporting some great charities whilst you’re at it!
Humble’s charity of choice for June is; It Gets Better. It Gets Better is, “a nonprofit organisation with a mission to uplift, empower, and connect lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer youth around the globe. Growing up isn’t easy, especially when you are trying to affirm and assert your sexual orientation and/or gender identity. It can be a challenging and isolating process – but, the good news is, no one has to do it alone”. [c/o It Gets Better].
See? Just by buying some great games, you can help make an impact. Speaking of games;
Sid Meier’s Civilization VI – Platinum Edition
Published by: 2K Games
Developed by: Firaxis Games
RRP: £144.91 (note; this is for the entirety of the Platinum Edition).
“Originally created by legendary game designer Sid Meier, Civilization is a turn-based strategy game in which you attempt to build an empire to stand the test of time. Explore a new land, research technology, conquer your enemies, and go head-to-head with history’s most renowned leaders as you attempt to build the greatest civilization the world has ever known.
Civilization VI offers new ways to engage with your world: cities now physically expand across the map, active research in technology and culture unlocks new potential, and competing leaders will pursue their own agendas based on their historical traits as you race for one of five ways to achieve victory in the game.
Sid Meier’s Civilization VI: Platinum Edition is the perfect entry point for PC gamers who have yet to experience the addictive gameplay that has made Civilization one of the greatest game series of all time. The package includes Sid Meier’s Civilization VI, six DLC packs. It also includes the “Rise and Fall” and “Gathering Storm” expansions”.Humble
Civilization VI Platinum Edition contents;
- Sid Meier’s Civilization VI base game
- Poland Civilization & Scenario Pack
- Australia Civilization & Scenario Pack
- Persia and Macedon Civilization & Scenario Pack
- Nubia Civilization & Scenario Pack
- Khmer and Indonesia Civilization & Scenario Pack
- Rise and Fall expansion
- Gathering Storm expansion
Published by: tinyBuild Games
Developed by: Hologryph, Eeire Guest Studios
“Secret Neighbor is a multiplayer Social Horror game set in the Hello Neighbor universe. A group of kids try to sneak into their creepy Neighbor’s house. Events of the game take place between Act 1 and 2 of the original Hello Neighbor game. Six players sneak into the house, trying to get into the locked basement door – only to realise one of them is the Neighbor in disguise”.Humble
Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without A Pulse
Published by: Aspyr
Developed by: Aspyr
“It’s 1959 and the city of Punchbowl, PA is a beacon of progress and ideal living. Show the living that law and order are no match for a dead man on a mission. Your boyfriend’s back Maggie and Punchbowl is gonna be in trouble!
Chomp on the living and replenish your bodily arsenal of zombie sputum, gut grenades, and stunning unholy flatulence. Clamp your severed hand to a barbershop quartet singer’s head and ray-gun away. Convert your enemies into undead allies and lead a zombie assault on the living.
Show the retro-futuristic city of Punchbowl, PA that they can’t escape the past!”Humble
Worms Rumble & Worms Rumble Legends Pack DLC
Published by: Team17
Developed by: Team17
“Worms Rumble is Worms like you’ve never played it before, with intense, real-time, arena-based 32-player cross-platform combat. Get ready for Deathmatch and Last Worm Standing modes where you’re only ever a Holy Hand Grenade away from death!
Use a variety of fan-favourite weapons like the Bazooka and Shotgun plus all-new additions to the armoury to bring the pain to your invertebrate opponents as you climb the ranks. Customise your worm, take part in challenges and seasonal events and experiment with new ways to play in The Lab. This is Worms, reinvented”.Humble
Published by: Team17
Developed by: Aggro Crab Games
“Going Under is a satirical dungeon crawler about exploring the cursed ruins of failed tech startups. As an unpaid intern in the dystopian city of Neo-Cascadia, you’ll wield office junk as weaponry as you make your way through the offbeat procedural dungeons beneath your company campus.
Failed businesses no longer just cease to exist–they sink beneath the earth, and their employees are cursed to wander the halls for eternity as monsters. It’s your duty to put these monsters out of their misery and repossess their assets–so that your boss can afford a new car or something.
Battle through the remains of failed startups themed off of gig workers, dating sites, and cryptocurrency. Uncover the true motives of your employer, a carbonated drink startup known as Fizzle, and their parent company, a subscription box manufacturer with an army of helpful shipping drones. Make friends with your co-workers! Hire a freelance goblin! Date a slime! Invest in crypto! Set a rideshare on fire! In the dungeons of Going Under, almost everything can be used as a weapon, from laptops to brooms to body pillows. Proper weapons can be found as well, but even they can break at a moment’s notice if you aren’t careful. Playing cautiously and picking the right weapon for the situation are musts if you intend on surviving your internship!”Humble
Published by: Tribute Games
Developed by: Tribute Games
“The sight of giant swords blazing through the night sky might be hair-raising, but stand your ground! The sinister Ravenous and his legions of brutal demons are poised for battle. Even all the armies of the world can’t stop them, but humanity has one final ace in the hole: cutting-edge power armour called Paladin.
It’s now up to a strong-willed android named Flame to become a Squire, pilot the Paladin and track down all Weapon Keepers and their diabolical leader. The showdown between mankind’s technological prowess and the powerful forces of the occult has begun!
Seize weapons from the denizens of the Netherworld and give them a taste of their own medicine! Show them the power of cutting-edge technology fused with masterful swordplay. Slash, bash and thrust your way through a series of mind-blowing levels around the world, all of it rendered in glorious 8-bit graphics! Hop in your Paladin and take up arms!”Humble
Milky Way Prince – The Vampire Star
Published by: Santa Ragione
“A visual novel about an abusive relationship, idealisation, and intimacy.
Live a summer of dysfunctional love through branching storylines, twists, sudden changes, and a special mechanic where you choose which senses to use with your boyfriend. In these moments, you will learn about him, his personality, and his past, making you question everything”.Humble
Published by: HypeTrain Digital
Developed by: NEARGA
“Two years ago Granichny Island became an epicentre of a large-scale disaster of unknown origin. ‘The New Light’ conglomerate covered up this catastrophic event – and now aims to rectify the consequences as much as they can.
A massive campaign is underway, during which so-called ‘Volunteers’ – most of whom have never held a weapon in their hands – are sent out onto Granichny. Their mission – to research the paranormal activities of the island, gathering information and undertaking dangerous tasks, all in hope of amending mistakes of the past. None of them is ready for what comes next.
Play the role of a Volunteer, and explore a place filled with threats of every shape and size – from monsters and madmen to supernatural anomalies and seemingly impossible weather patterns. Journey through the present of this forsaken world to uncover its secrets”.Humble
Published by: Humble Games
Developed by: Happy Ray Games
“A turn based-tactical RPG about a group of troublesome magic students. Use timing mechanics to power your spells and block attacks, explore the twisted halls of a vast magic school, fight challenging monsters and bosses, find tons of hidden treasure, and uncover dark secrets never meant to be found”.Humble
Paw Paw Paw
Published by: GrabTheGames
Developed by: Simpleton
“Paw Paw Paw is a 2D Sidescroller Beat ‘Em Up game. You play as part of the resistance in their effort to bring down the King. Hack and slash your way to victory, and beat all your enemies into pulps!”Humble
Published by: Inverge Studios
Developed by: Inverge Studios
“Effie is a 3D action-adventure game that combines classic elements from the genre, such as combat, platforming, and puzzles, with the exploration of an expanded world. Live a unique fantasy adventure, free the cities from powerful and dark evil, and relive the look and feel of old-school video games!
Delve into the adventure of Galand, a young man in his quest to recover his youth after a witch cursed him with premature old age. Defeat all the sinister creatures, overcome all the platforming challenges and solve the most complex puzzles!”Humble
Disjunction – provided through GOG.com
Published by: Sold Out
Developed by: Ape Tribe Games
“Set in the dystopian underworld of a near-futuristic New York City, Disjunction is a deeply atmospheric, cyberpunk, single-player stealth-action RPG that follows the intertwined narratives of three characters as they unravel a mystery that will change the fate of their city. A classic RPG featuring hardcore stealth-action mechanics and a reactive story where your choices have real consequences, Disjunction gives players the freedom to take the gameplay approach that suits their playstyle: blasting through levels in brutal fast-paced combat, or sneaking around encounters to avoid confrontation”.Humble
And there you have it. 12 games from a host of different publishers, some you’ll know, some you’re yet to discover. And the best part is, you can get any [or even all] of these games for around £15!
Plus, you’ll be helping sponsor a worthwhile cause in a problematic time. Who says gaming doesn’t benefit anyone?
ABG’s Senior Editor (News), YouTube content creator/streamer.