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From Elder Scrolls Online to Child of Light, check out all the games coming in April

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April marks the six month anniversary of the next-gen consoles. The release slate is still fairly balanced though, with titles coming for all platforms from PC to 3DS to current gen to next. There isn’t anything quite as attention grabbing as Titanfall in March, but April is shaping up to be a great month for the gaming industry.

This month also brings with it a lot of variety. From MMORPGs to sports titles to movie tie-ins, April has a little something for everyone.

April 1

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

(PC, PSN, XBLA, Wii U)

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Goat Simulator

(PC)

 goat simulator

Mercenary Kings

(PS4)

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MLB 14: The Show

(PS3, PSVita)

 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

April 3

Don Bradman Cricket 14

(PS3, Xbox 360)

Don Bradman Cricket 14 

April 4

The Elder Scrolls Online

(Mac, PC)

 Elder Scrolls

April 8

Kinect Sports Rivals

(Xbox One)

 Kinect Sports Rivals

Titanfall

(Xbox 360)

 titanfall

April 11

Disney Magical World

(3DS)

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April 14

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

(PS4)

 final fantasy XIV

April 15

2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

(PS3, Xbox 360)

 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars

(PSVita, 3DS)

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Moebius: Empire Rising

(Mac, PC)

 Moebius Empire Rising

War of the Wikings

(PC)

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April 16

Trials Fusion

(XBLA, Xbox One, PS4)

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April 18

Tropico 5

(Lin, Mac, PC, Xbox 360)

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April 22

Demon Gaze

(PSVita)

 Demon Gaze

April 25

Dark Souls II

(PC)

 Dark souls 2

NES Remix 2

(Wii U)

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April 29

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

(3DS, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U)

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Daylight

(PC, PS4)

 Daylight

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle

(PS3)

 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure All Star Battle

April 30

Child of Light

(PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U)

 child of light

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