- Prime Gaming’s new additions for January 2024 include emotional indie adventures and reimagined classics.
- The first game to drop in January is “Endling – Extinction is Forever,” an indie adventure game focused on real-world environmental issues.
- Subscribers can also look forward to a beekeeping sim, “Apico,” and two Atari titles, “Atari Mania” and “Yars: Recharged.”
Amazon Prime Gaming has announced its new additions for January 2024, with four new games for subscribers to enjoy. Prime Gaming is included in an Amazon Prime subscription and features a new line-up of games for subscribers to enjoy monthly, as well as free perks and items for other fan-favorite titles.
The line-up for January 2024 and their availability dates have been released and feature emotional indie adventures and reimagined classics. One of the four games will be available to claim in Prime Gaming each Thursday in January, beginning this week with a 2023 BAFTA award winner as a headliner.
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Prime Gaming Free Games for January 2024
- Endling – Extinction is Forever – January 4
- Apico – January 11
- Atari Mania – January 18
- Yars: Recharged – January 25
Endling – Extinction is Forever (January 4)
Endling – Extinction is Forever is the first January title to drop and is available to claim on January 4. In this indie adventure game, players assume the role of the planet’s last remaining mother fox as she tries to keep herself, her cubs, and her species alive. This emotional adventure focuses on real-world environmental issues and, as the title suggests, the permanence of these damages. Endling – Extinction is Forever was awarded as BAFTA’s 2023 Game Beyond Entertainment, and a slew of other accolades since its release.
Apico (January 11)
The second title, Apico, will be available to claim on January 11. Apico is a beekeeping sim where players explore the world of apiculture, from collecting and breeding bees to selling honey and crafting habitats for new species. This charming indie game features genetics, crafting, exploration, and collection all packed into a sweet and cozy pixel art style. The game can be enjoyed solo, or with up to four friends in online co-op.
Atari Mania (January 18)
On January 18, subscribers can get their hands on Atari Mania, a new original story from Atari Games. This action-adventure game is a nostalgic look back to the classics with a fresh original twist, where players protect the past of video game history and explore the hilarious world of their favorite Atari games and characters. It is jam-packed with mini-games and boss battles, as well as Easter eggs for dedicated fans of the classics.
Yars: Recharged (January 25)
Lastly, another Atari title, Yars: Recharged, will be ready to claim on January 25. This revival of the 1982 classic comes with 30 waves of arcade mode, followed by 30 more missions to continue the battle. Yars: Recharged captures the classic arcade feel with stunning new graphics, with bullet hell moments to keep players on their toes. This game can be tackled alone or with a friend in local co-op.
January is set to be an exciting month for Prime Gaming subscribers and promises both emotional and charming adventures, as well as challenging and nostalgic journeys back in time with Atari. In addition to new game releases, Prime Gaming has a regularly shifting selection of in-game perks and items for subscribers to take advantage of.