All The Big Games Coming Out This Summer

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Ahh, summer. A time for hitting up the beach, playing backyard cricket, sausage sandwiches ... and then realising how bloody hot everything is, and going inside to chill with a fan and a console/PC.

Once the stickier, uncomfortable part of summer hits, you'll need something to do. Fortunately, there's plenty of games coming out over the season.

January 10

  • Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star | PS4, Vita| Action
  • Runbow Pocket | 3DS | Platformer
  • Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone | PS4 | Rhythm

January 20

  • Gravity Rush 2 | PS4 | Action
  • Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King | 3DS | RPG

January 24

  • Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue | PS4 | Action RPG

  • Tales of Berseria | PS4, PC | RPG
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Survival Horror
  • Yakuza 0 | PS4 | Action-Adventure

January 31

  • Hitman: The Complete First Season | PC, Xbox One, PS4 | Stealth

  • Digimon World: Next Order | PS4 | RPG

February 3

  • Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Fighting
  • Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World | WiiU, 3DS | Platformer

February 7

  • Nioh | PS4 | Action RPG
  • Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book | PC | RPG
  • Nights of Azure | PC | RPG

February 14

  • For Honor | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Hack and Slash

  • Sniper Elite 4 | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Shooter

February 21

  • Halo Wars 2 | Xbox One, PC | Real Time Strategy

  • LEGO Worlds | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Sandbox
  • Berserk and the Band of the Hawk | PS4, Vita, PC | Action

February 28

  • Horizon Zero Dawn | PS4 | Action RPG
  • Torment: Tides of Numenera | PS4, Xbox One, PC | RPG

Some time in February

  • Night in the Woods | PS4, PC, Mac | Platformer/Narrative

March 7

  • NieR: Automata | PS4, PC | Action RPG
  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Shooter

March 14

  • Akiba's Beat | PS4, Vita | Action RPG
  • Danganronpa 1-2 Reload | PS4 | Visual Novel
  • Star Trek Bridge Crew VR| PS4, PC | Simulation
  • Styx: Shards of Darkness | PS4, Xbox One, PC | Stealth

So that's the list of everything so far, although there'll undoubtedly be a few indie titles that crop up over the period that catch our attention. See anything that catches your eye? I wouldn't mind giving Ghost Recon Wildlands a go with my partner or a friend, and I can imagine Resident Evil 7 capturing a lot of people's attention.


Comments

    Wow a whole lot of nothing for me in that list. And considering I have PS4 and Xbone to choose from.

    Last edited 23/12/16 9:24 am

      Aw, c'maawwwn mayng! BERSERK AND THE BAND OF THE HAWK!! It's got hacking AND slashing!

    re7 (in vr) halo, horizon zero dawn, wildlands and star trei bridge crew, going to an awesome start to the year

    Nothing for me there. Glad I got Titanfall 2 yesterday.

    Super pumped for Horizon Zero Dawn, particularly as I just bought a PS4 Pro. Didn't intend to, as I thought the upgrade wasn't worth it, but my OG Day 1 PS4 broke, so hey.

    I'm also cautiously looking forward to Wildlands, but will definitely be holding off until reviews are out.

    South Park is due to launch somewhere in this period. Thats pretty much all for me. Maybe For Honour.

      I think Mass Effect and the Switch are due somewhere amongst this lot too...

    Wildlands is about it on that list (already have Yoshi on Wii U). And if i ever get a PS4 then Horizon (if it was coop id buy it in a heartbeat).

    Bring on ME: Andromeda

    I may have a look at Torment, however...

    So there's that Switch event in January. And I guess that's about it for me :P

    Kingdom Hearts, Resident Evil and Yakuza on the same day is going to kill me.

    in fact, January is crazy as i've also got Hatsune Miku, Gravity Rush and Digimon World too.

    Then February has Berserk and Nioh,

    March has Nier Automata as well, it's going to be a big Summer for me.

    Great to see Japan smashing the first 3 months of 2017 with great sounding games, especially in the first 6 weeks. It'll be Horizon, NieR (that demo is so good, go get it!!) and Switch if Zelda drops with it for me :)

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