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The Most Awaited Video Games of 2024

  • Marilyn Walters
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  • January 4, 2024
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  • 3 minute read
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The Most Awaited Video Games of 2024

Explore the most eagerly awaited video games of 2024, spanning across various platforms including PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, and PC.

Key Takeaways
  • 2024's lineup includes RPGs, action-adventures, and narrative-driven experiences.
  • The year features sequels to critically acclaimed franchises as well as brand-new titles.
  • Many games are releasing across multiple platforms, catering to a wider audience.

Explore the Most Anticipated Video Games of 2024

The gaming landscape for 2024 promises a diverse and exciting range of titles across various platforms, including PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, and PC. Here are the most anticipated games of the year, showcasing a mix of sequels to beloved franchises and new entries.

January 2024

  • Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown (Jan 18): A 2D Metroidvania, returning to the series’ roots​​.
  • Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth (Jan 26): A sequel to Yakuza: Like a Dragon, featuring emotional storytelling and turn-based combat​​.
  • Tekken 8 (Jan 26): A new installment with redesigned character visuals and high-fidelity graphics​​.

February 2024

  • Final Fantasy VII Rebirth (Feb 29): Continues the story of Cloud and his companions after escaping Midgar​​.
  • Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League (Feb 2): An open-world game set in the DC universe featuring iconic characters​​.
  • Persona 3 Reload (Feb 2): A reimagining of the classic RPG, reborn for the modern era​​.

March 2024

  • Dragon’s Dogma 2 (Mar 22): A sequel to the action RPG with an explorable fantasy world and dynamic gameplay​​.
  • Princess Peach Showtime! (Mar 22): A new adventure starring Princess Peach with an array of costumes and powers​​.
  • Rise of the Ronin (Mar 22): Set in 1863 Japan, this game offers a narrative-driven experience during a period of turmoil​​.

April 2024

  • Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes (Apr 23): An anticipated RPG from the creators of the Suikoden series​​.
  • Tales of Kenzera: Tau (Apr 23): A 2D action-adventure game with a focus on emotional storytelling​​.

May to December 2024

  • Black Myth: Wukong (Aug 20): An action RPG rooted in Chinese mythology​​.
  • Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 (Sep 9): A sequel in the Warhammer 40K series focusing on action-packed gameplay​​.
  • Metaphor: ReFantazio (Fall 2024): A full-scale fantasy RPG from the creators of the Persona series​​.

To Be Announced (TBA) 2024

  • Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II: A sequel to the critically acclaimed Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, featuring cinematic storytelling and immersive visuals​​.
  • Star Wars Outlaws: An open-world Star Wars game set between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi​​.
  • Stellar Blade: A story-driven action adventure set on a devastated Earth​​.
  • GreedFall II: The Dying World: An RPG focusing on story and player choice with tactical combat elements​​.
  • Alone in the Dark: A reimagination of the 90s horror game set in Derceto Manor​​.
  • Helldivers II: A cooperative team shooter set across a hostile galaxy​​.

The 2024 gaming calendar is shaping up to be a vibrant mix of genres and styles, promising something for every type of gamer. From the thrill of adventure in open-world settings to the challenge of strategy in RPGs, this year is poised to be a landmark in the world of video games. With a blend of classic franchises making a comeback and brand-new titles set to make their mark, 2024 is not just another year in gaming—it’s a year where every player, regardless of their preferences, can find something to get excited about.

Marilyn Walters

Marilyn Walters

Marilyn is a seasoned journalist known for her investigative reporting and insightful analysis. Her relentless pursuit of truth and dedication to journalistic integrity have established her as a respected voice in today's dynamic news landscape.

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