There are an estimated 2.7 billion video games played worldwide every month. That’s a lot of games being played! With so many different genres and game types, gaming is becoming more and more popular each year. As the gaming industry continues to thrive, new games are popping up left and right. And with the release of new and exciting titles coming out on a regular basis, it can be hard to choose which new games to play first. To help you stay up-to-date on all the upcoming titles that you need to play, we have created this list of some of the most anticipated games coming out in 2022. These next few years will bring us amazing sequels, hidden gems, and revolutionary new concepts from some of the biggest names in gaming including Ubisoft, Nintendo, EA Sports, Bandai Namco Entertainment, Capcom, Square Enix Ent., P bedrock Games Ent., Codemasters Ent., SIE Ent., MicroVision Ent., Perfect World Intl., Greedy Pandas Inc., Avalanche Studios Ltd., Creative Assembly Ltd., Gearbox Software LLC, Paradox Interactive AB and many others.
The Division 2
The Division 2 was one of the most anticipated sequels of the year and the sequel to one of the most popular action RPGs of all time was highly anticipated by many. The sequel was announced in February 2018 with a planned release in March 2019. Ubisoft announced that the game will be based in an open-world setting that lets players explore the streets of New York City. The open world will also have different weather conditions that will change the environment. The game will also have a new endgame feature called Last Stand. The Last Stand is a feature that lets players defend a landmark in New York City while facing against hordes of enemies. The Division 2 will be available for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.
Far Cry 5: New Hope
While Ubisoft’s Far Cry 5 did a fantastic job of delivering an enthralling and intense experience, it did feel like the story was wrapping up a bit too soon. This is why fans were so excited when they learned that there was going to be a New Hope expansion at the end of the year. Far Cry 5: New Hope is like a standalone episode that will pick up exactly where the main game left off. It will tell the story of the citizens of Hope County as they fight for survival against the overwhelming power of the Himalayan Reddragon. The expansion will be available for the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.
Fortnite: Battle Royale
Although PUBG has dominated the Battle Royale genre for years, Epic Games decided to take on the challenge of creating a Battle Royale game of their own, with Fortnite. From the moment the game was released in July 2017, the fan base has been growing by leaps and bounds. The Battle Royale mode has been a huge success and it has received millions of downloads across all platforms. Now, fans are eagerly awaiting the release of Fortnite: Battle Royale Season 5 which is expected to release in September or October. The best part about Fortnite: Battle Royale is that it is free-to-play. It is available for the PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
Halo Infinite was one of the most anticipated sequels for the year and it has been teased for months. The much-anticipated Halo Infinite was announced in June 2018, but the game was not released until October. The game was developed by 343 Industries and published by Microsoft Studios. The game received mixed reviews from critics and fans felt disappointed by the final product. However, the development team plans to continue to improve the game and they hope to bring the Halo Infinite experience to players again in the future. Halo Infinite was released for the Xbox One.
Red Dead Redemption 2 – *No release date yet!*
Rockstar Games is known for their open world games such as Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption and their newest release Red Dead Redemption 2 is no exception. The game was released in October 2018 and it became one of the highest-rated and highest-selling games of all time. Red Dead Redemption 2 is an action-adventure game set in the late 19th century that follows the story of Arthur Morgan and his quest for revenge against the Van der Linde gang. The game was well-received by critics and fans have been waiting for a continuation for several years now. Red Dead Redemption 2 will be released for the Xbox One and the PC.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
Square Enix’s Shadow of the Tomb Raider is one of the most anticipated sequels of the year. Shadow of the Tomb Raider is the follow-up to Rise of the Tomb Raider which was released in September 2015. The game is being developed by Eidos Montreal and published by Square Enix. The game is a third-person action-adventure game set in the fictional location of Mexico. The game follows the story of a young woman named Lara Croft who goes on a strange adventure to save the world. Shadow of the Tomb Raider was well-received by critics and fans were eager to see where the sequel will take them next. Shadow of the Tomb Raider will be available for the Xbox One and the PC.
The Sims 4: City Living
The Sims franchise is one of the most popular game series in the world and the latest entry in the series, The Sims 4: City Living was released in September 2018. The Sims franchise is known for letting players control their characters’ lives by letting them choose their careers, build houses, and interact with friends. The Sims 4: City Living lets players create their own city and develop it to their hearts content. The Sims 4: City Living was well-received by critics and fans were eager to see where the latest installment in the series will take them next. The Sims 4: City Living will be available for the PC.
Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 – *No release date yet!*
Ubisoft’s action-RPG The Division 2 was one of the most anticipated sequels for the year and the sequel to one of the most popular games of all time was highly anticipated by many. The game was released for the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 in March 2018. The game is based on the popular online game of the same name. Players will once again have to enter the role of a survivor of a pandemic as they explore the streets of New York City trying to find out what happened and how they can survive. The Division 2 was well-received by critics and fans were eager to see where the sequel will take them next. The Division 2 will be available for the PC and the Xbox One.
Watch Dogs 3 – *No release date yet!*
Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs series is one of the most popular open world games. The latest entry in the series, Watch Dogs 3 was announced in January 2018 and fans were excited to see where the series would go next. The game will once again be set in San Francisco being played from the perspective of a hacker who tries to bring the city to its knees. The game will be released for the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. The game was well-received by critics and players have been waiting for a sequel to the series for quite some time now. Watch Dogs 3 will be available for the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.