2023 will be a great year for the gaming industry with some big titles expected, including sequels and brand new IPs.
A new year will bring gamers a flurry of new video game releases, some of which have not even been announced yet. While new games will undoubtedly be announced in the coming months at events like the Xbox-Bethesda Conference, Summer Game Fest, and E3 2023, there are already plenty of games confirmed for release this new year. . Even if some of these titles are delayed from their original time or some even launch in 2024, 2023 will definitely still be a great year for gamers.
Each of the games below has a confirmed release date or at least a confirmed release date for 2023. Here are the most anticipated games of 2023, listed in date order. release.
Dead Island 2 (April 28)
For a long time, Dead Island 2 was a pipe dream that never came true for gamers, until it officially got a release date of February 3 this year. However, following this official announcement and re-revelation, Dead Island 2 has ironically been delayed to its April 28 release date. It’s uncertain if this release date will be fixed but hopefully plus fellow gamers will be able to get their hands on it soon because we’ve had to wait too long anyway. The game is set in an open world Los Angeles, half jokingly called Hell-A, during a zombie outbreak. Players will be able to take on the role of warriors with unique abilities, with a few Dead Island 2 playable characters revealed so far such as Jacob, Amy, Ryan, and Dani.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (12 tháng 5)
The sequel to the long-awaited open-world epic The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the long-awaited The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is out. Fans have been keeping an eye on every possible Nintendo event, and if there aren’t any further delays, it looks like 2023 will be the title’s launch year. Link and Zelda appear to be separated again, something strange is likely to happen to Malice and Ganondorf, and there are still islands floating above Hyrule. Fans can get more information and upcoming secrets about the game before it even launches.
Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League (26 tháng 5)
Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League will allow players to take on the role of characters like Harley Quinn, Deadshot, Captain Boomerang and King Shark against the Justice League controlled by Brainiac, which includes Superman, Batman, The Flash, Green Lantern, and potentially many more superheroes. Based on the trailers from Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, it looks like Wonder Woman has somehow escaped Brainiac’s control, but it’s still uncertain what this means for the story. This is also a game with co-op squad gameplay, unlike DC’s Gotham Knights predecessor, and players can also switch between characters at will when playing alone, characters that are not. controlled by the player will be AI. In addition to the promising concept, story and unique gameplay elements, it is also developed by Rocksteady, a studio loved by gamers that has worked on the previous Batman: Arkham games.
Street Fighter 6 (June 2)
Street Fighter 6 is the sequel to the beloved Street Fighter fighting game series, featuring three main game modes: Fighting Ground (intranet or online matches), World Tour (single-player story) and Battle Hub (online lobby mode). Of course, the game’s plot remains unconfirmed so far, with features like Drive Gauge and super combos being represented on behalf of the story. The plot will most likely be revealed in the coming months. At the moment, Street Fighter 6 has 18 characters confirmed to be released so far, 6 of which are new characters from the series.
Diablo 4 (June 6)
Diablo 4 will pit players against a resurrected Lilith, whose strength is rapidly increasing as the armies of angels and demons weaken after previous games. Players can take on one of Diablo 4’s five character classes, namely Barbarian, Sorceress, Druid, Rogue, and Necromancer. Several gameplay changes, features, etc. have been detailed over the past few months, and it is likely that new information worth looking forward to about the game will be further confirmed in the next few months.
See also: 20 most anticipated games in 2023 (Part 1)