The Most Anticipated Video Games of 2024: A Year of Thrills

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Welcome to a thrilling ride through the world of gaming as we explore the most anticipated video games set to launch in 2024. This exciting year promises to deliver a plethora of immersive experiences, captivating storylines, and groundbreaking innovations. From the depths of fantasy realms to the far reaches of outer space, gaming enthusiasts have much to look forward to. Join us as we take a detailed look at the release schedules of new games, month by month, from January to December, as well as some highly anticipated titles with yet-to-be-announced release dates.

January Releases

  • Bulletstorm VR (PC, PS5, Quest) — Jan. 18
  • Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • The Last of Us Part 2 Remastered (PS5) — Jan. 19
  • Howl (PS5, Xbox Series X) — Jan. 23
  • Enshrouded (PC) — Jan. 24 (early access)
  • Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy (PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One) — Jan. 25
  • Under-Night In-Birth ,Sys: Celes (PS4, PS5, Nintendo Switch, PC) — Jan. 25
  • Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Jan. 26
  • Tekken 8 (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — Jan. 26
  • One Punch Man: World (Android, iOS, PC) — Jan. 31
  • Palworld (PC) — TBA (early access)

February Releases

  • Granblue Fantasy: Relink (PC, PS4, PS5) — Feb. 1
  • Jujutsu Kaisen: Cursed Clash (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC) — Feb. 2
  • Persona 3 Reload (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 2
  • Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 2
  • Helldivers 2 (PC, PS5) — Feb. 8
  • Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden (PS5, Xbox Series X, PC) — Feb. 13
  • Ultros (Mac, PC, PS4, PS5) — Feb. 13
  • Tomb Raider 1-3 Remastered Starring Lara Croft (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 14
  • Mario vs. Donkey Kong (Switch) — Feb. 16
  • Skull & Bones (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 16
  • Terminator: Dark Fate – Defiance (PC) — Feb. 21
  • King Arthur: Knight’s Tale (PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 22
  • Nightingale (PC) — Feb. 22 (early access)
  • Open Roads (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 22
  • Pacific Drive (PC, PS5) — Feb. 22
  • Sons of the Forest (PC) — Feb. 23
  • Shiren the Wanderer: The Mystery Dungeon of Serpentcoil Island (Switch) — Feb. 27
  • Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons Remake (PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 28
  • Star Wars: Dark Forces Remaster (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — Feb. 28
  • Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth (PS5) — Feb. 29
  • Islands of Insight (PC) — TBA

March Releases 

  • Homeworld 3 (PC) — March 8
  • Unicorn Overlord (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox Series X) — March 8
  • Outcast – A New Beginning (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — March 15
  • Alone in the Dark (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — March 20
  • Dragon’s Dogma 2 (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — March 22
  • Rise of the Ronin (PS5) — March 22
  • South Park: Snow Day (PC, PS5, Switch, Xbox Series X) — March 26
  • Earthlock 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — TBA

April Releases 

  • Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — April 23
  • Tales of Kenzera: Zau (PC, PS5, Switch, Xbox Series X) — April 23
  • SaGa Emerald Beyond (Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch) — April 25
  • Braid, Anniversary Edition (Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — April 30

June Releases

  • Destiny 2: The Final Shape (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) — June 4

August Releases

  • Black Myth: Wukong (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — Aug. 20

September Releases

  • Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X) — Sept. 9

October, November and December

As the year progresses, gaming enthusiasts can look forward to a myriad of exciting titles set to release. From awe-inspiring AAA blockbusters to innovative indie gems, the third half of 2024 promises an unparalleled variety of gaming experiences. While specific release dates are yet to be announced for some highly anticipated games, rest assured that the gaming community will be buzzing with anticipation.

Conclusion

2024 is shaping up to be an extraordinary year for gamers worldwide. As we eagerly anticipate the release of these new video games, let us revel in the boundless creativity, innovation, and adventure that they promise. Whether you seek epic quests in fantastical realms or heart-stopping action in distant galaxies, this year has something in store for everyone. Gear up, stay informed, and get ready for a year filled with countless hours of gaming bliss.

Embrace the thrill, embrace the adventure, and embrace the immersive worlds that await in 2024. Game on!