This week’s video game releases: ‘Mortal Kombat 11’, ‘Days Gone’, ‘Super Meat Boy Forever’, more

Meat Boy and Bandage Girl joyously fling themselves towards a baby meat rescue in ‘Super Meat Boy Forever.’ (AFP pic)

The Unic
For iOS and Android from Apr 25

[youtu.be/FEvXX9XKAKQ]
Match up colorful fabric fragments, from polka dot and pinstripe to tartan and gingham, and reveal the patten laid underneath.

SteamWorld Quest
For Nintendo Switch from Apr 25

[Release and Gameplay trailer: youtu.be/TAA5qzWlMUU]
This next entry in the delightful “SteamWorld” series takes the form of a card-dealing, turn-based fantasy role-playing adventure, staying within the franchise but trying out yet another genre format.

Super Meat Boy Forever
For Android, iOS, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC (Epic Games Store until 2020) and Xbox One, from Apr 26

[Trailer 1: youtu.be/eILvkKnMxWY]
The incredibly challenging jump’n’run game is back, with a baby meat cube to rescue and level after level of deadly buzzsaws, squishable enemies, flying punches, and breakable glass panels, plus Bandage Girl as a second playable character and randomly generated levels for maximum skill-stretching.

Days Gone
For PlayStation 4 from Apr 26

[Story trailer: youtu.be/FKtaOY9lMvM]
Survive the zombie apocalypse as biker and bounty hunter Deacon St. John, deal with not only freakers but also infected animals and the dangers of both life on the road and with other members of a ravaged human society.

Mortal Kombat 11
For PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Windows PC from Apr 23 (May 10 for Switch in EU)

[Launch trailer: youtu.be/lQFZC6dzauM]
Smash up enemies in copious and gruesomely detailed ways, whether it be through classic characters such as Scorpion, Sonya and Raiden, newcomers Cetrion, Geras and Kollector, or any other of the 23 launch fighters.