If you’re a gamer, there’s no doubt that you’re excited to see what new games 2022 will bring. Not only are we getting a range of highly-anticipated new titles but all of the games that were initially set to drop in 2021 are also coming this year.
As gaming technology rapidly advances, games are becoming increasingly sophisticated. In 2022, you can expect to see better graphics than ever before and exciting new gaming concepts.
In particular, there seem to be a lot more post-apocalyptic games being created. Perhaps this has something to do with the fact that we’ve been living in a pandemic for the last two years.
But, then again, maybe not. Maybe it’s purely because people love the idea of playing a character in the middle of a zombie world.
If you’re not into post-apocalyptic games, don’t worry. There are also lots of light-hearted games being released in the upcoming year, including superhero and racing games.
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Here are some of the top games being released in 2022.
Due to release on May 24th as a PlayStation 5 or PC game, Forspoken is another highly anticipated game for 2022.
This open-world RPG fantasy game was developed by Luminous Productions. It follows the life of Frey Holland. She gets transported from her hometown of New York into the fantasy land of Athia.
In Athia, Frey must use her magical powers to fight against evil and find her way back home.
Pokémon Legends: Arceus
Releasing on the 28th of January for the Nintendo Switch, Pokemon Legends: Arceus has been highly anticipated y every avid Pokémon fan.
Despite most Pokémon games following the same basic structure, Arceus will provide Pokémon lovers with a unique experience. It is an open-world game that is set in a time where humans and Pokémon had not yet learned to live in harmony.
Horizon Forbidden West
Releasing on February 18 for PlayStation four consoles, Horizon Forbidden West is the sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn.
This action role-playing game enables players to control, Aloy, a huntress of the Nora tribe. During the game, you embark on a mission to figure out where the deadly plague began.
It’s an open-game set in the post-apocalyptic Western American world, so don’t be surprised if you spot some familiar scenes, such as Yosemite Valley and California!
As we move towards the end of 2022, Starfield is an original role-playing game that gamers are already getting excited about.
Due for release on the 11th of November on X-box Series X and Series S, and PC, Starfield is set in a space-filled world. You are transported to the year 2310 in the solar system called The Settled Systems where can play in first or third person.
You customize your characters and play as a member of a space explorer organization called Constellation.