Top 10 Games to look out for in 2017
Ton of new games are announced at the E3 2017. Some of them are also over-hyped and the trailers have made the fans impatient. Some of them will release in 2018 while others will release by the end of 2017. The fans are excited to get their hands on to their favorite games. These games are an innovation of new ideas, stunning remasters, or highly anticipated sequels. So, get ready to loosen your pockets and have look at those top games to buy in 2017.
1. Middle Earth: Shadow of War
This game is a sequel to one of the great games of 2014, i.e., Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor. The game is based on the events between those of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Shadow of War is developed by Monolith Productions and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. It will be released for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC on 17th October, 2017 worldwide.
2. Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
The game is an action adventure published by Sony Interactive Entertainment and developed by Naughty Dog. Uncharted follows the concept of seeking an ancient relic, with a murderous thug on their trail and a series of narrow escapes leading to big climax in the end. Uncharted: A Thief’s End is a best-seller in PS4 games of all time. This will help their upcoming game to become a success. It will be released on 22nd August, 2017 worldwide exclusively for PS4.
3. Assassin’s Creed Origins
This game is an upcoming action-adventure published by Ubisoft and developed by Ubisoft Montreal. Origins is the tenth huge installment to the world famous Assassin’s Creed series. Also, it is the successor of the 2015’s Assassin’s Creed Syndicate which was average and not much liked by the fans. The main protagonist in this game is Bayek, the protector of Egypt whose personal story will lead to the creation of the Assassin’s Brotherhood. The game is set to release on 27th October, 2017 worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
4. Call of Duty: World War II
This game is an upcoming first person shooter published by Activision and developed by Sledgehammer Games. It the biggest first person shooter franchise in the world as of now. It’s the fourth installment to the Call of Duty series and a sequel to Call of Duty: World at War. The game is all set to recover the dislikes of its previous game, Infinity Warfare which was unable to establish a benchmark. It will be released on 3rd of November, 2017 worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
5. Need for Speed: Payback
This game doesn’t need an introduction. The Need For Speed franchise is the best and the biggest racing games of all time. The franchise has already set various benchmarks in the racing genre. All of us have played at least one game of Need For Speed in our lifetime. Payback is a different take from the previous installments as it will have three playable characters, Tyler (The Racer), Jess (The Wheelman) and Mac (The Showman). Each character has different set of skills. The game is basically focused on “action-driving” which will make you remind of the world famous movie franchise “Fast and the Furious”. The game will be an offline single player developed by Ghost Games and published by Electronic Arts. It is slated to release on 10th of November, 2017 worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
6. Dishonoured: Death of The Outsider
From the award winning developers at Arkane Studios, Death of The Outsider is the first standalone adventure in the critically acclaimed series of the game, Dishonored. After tons of DLCs, Bethesda has finally decided to take the storyline of the game to the next level. This sequel to the Dishonored 2 will star Billie Lurk as the main protagonist in the plot. This action-adventure-stealth game is slated for the release in on 15th September, 2017 worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
7. Destiny 2
This game is the sequel to the 2014’s Destiny. Destiny 2 is an upcoming online multiplayer first person shooter game published by Activision and developed by Bungie, High Moon Studios and Vicarious Visions. Destiny was one of the highly acclaimed games of 2014. The exotic world building by Bungie is well known of which Destiny is a suitable example. The players need to travel to different planets to investigate and fight the aliens to stop the destruction caused towards humans. It would be worth seeing whether Destiny 2 will be a significant installment or not. All in all, the game already seems to be a promising sequel. Destiny 2 is slated to release on 6th of September, 2017 worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
8. Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite
This game turns out to be the sixth major installment in the crossover game series. It is an upcoming single-player fighting game developed and published by Capcom. It consists of 14 Marvel characters – Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Black Panther, Doctor Strange, Captain Marvel, Gamora, Rocket Raccoon, Spider Man, The Hulk, Hawkeye, Thanos, Ultron and Nova. Also, the 15 characters of Capcom include Ryu, Chun Li, Dante, Arthur, Mega Man X, Frank West, Jedah Dohma, Mike Haggar, Nemesis, Zero, Strider Hiryu, Sigma, Nathan Spencer, Morrigan Aensland and Chris Redfield. For any Marvel or Capcom fan, Infinite is definitely a must buy for them. It will be released in the month of September, 2017 worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
9. FIFA 18
This game is an upcoming single-player football simulation game developed and published by EA Sports. It will be the 25th installment in the FIFA series. It features 52 fully licensed stadiums from 12 countries and 30 generic fields. The story based journey mode that started off with FIFA 17 returns with this game. The narrative too continues from where the FIFA 17 ended. Though, FIFA 18 isn’t a big thing but the tweaks and additions have made the game look more realistic and fluid. This makes the player enjoy the game at the most. EA has definitely kept in mind the flaws with FIFA 17 and has worked on it. It has though improved the game mechanics and the other shortcomings from the FIFA 17. Now, let’s see if FIFA 18 is able to live up to the expectation and the hype or not. It will be released on 29th of September, 2017 worldwide for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
10. Forza Motorsport 7
This is an upcoming single-player, multiplayer racing game published by Microsoft Studios and developed by Turn 10 Studios. It is the 10th installment to the Forza series. It will offer over 700 cars and 200 different configurations to race on across 30 locations. It also includes two new features, i.e., dynamic weather and customizable drivers. Forza is basically the crown jewel of Microsoft. There are two variants of Forza – Horizon and Motorsport. With Forza Motorsport 7, it is all set to create a benchmark in the racing genre for sure. The game will have additional DLCs and expansion packs included. It will release on 3rd of October, 2017 worldwide for Xbox One and PC.