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Eight Games Releasing In 2022 That We Are Absolutely Excited About!

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These eight games releasing in 2022 are some of the ones that we just cannot wait to get our hands on!

2022 is a little more than a day away. And it could very well be the year, in terms of gaming! While the Covid-19 pandemic played a havoc with 2021, we hope and keep our fingers crossed that this is not the case for the coming year.

To start with, 2022 seems to be jam packed with some really interesting titles to look forward to. With some of the biggest games such as Elden Ring releasing in the first quarter of the year, 2022 is arriving with a bang.

In addition to some of the biggest titles, 2022 also promises to bring some really interesting indie titles, as well. So here our list of games releasing in 2022 that we are absolutely excited to look forward to! Please that that we listed the games alphabetically, there is no other order to it.

Eight Games Releasing In 2022 We Are Looking Forward To!

Elden Ring

The upcoming open world, action RPG, Elden Ring was voted as The Most Anticipated Game Award for the second consecutive year, at The Game Awards 2021. And it could very well be the biggest release of 2022. Termed as the spiritual successor to FormSoftware’s Dark Souls franchise, the game has been made in collaboration with fantasy novelist George R. R. Martin and game director Hidetaka Miyazaki. Speaking of anticipation this could probably be number one on our list of most anticipated games releasing in 2022.

Developer: FormSoftware

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Scheduled Release Date: February 25, 2022

Platform: PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation® 4, PlayStation® 5

God of War Ragnarök

Sony’s God of War Ragnarök is yet another much anticipated title that is scheduled for release in 2022. With delays caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and work from home restrictions delayed the release of this upcoming action adventure game that is inspired from the Norse mythology. This one, we think, is probably on the list of most anticipated games releasing in 2022, for many of us!

Developer: Santa Moica Studio

Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment

Scheduled Release Date: September 2022 (Tentative)

Platform: PlayStation® 4, PlayStation® 5

Horizon Forbidden West

The sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn, the upcoming open world action RPG,  Horizon Forbidden West, is set in a post-apocalyptic United States of America. The game was again delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic and work from home restrictions. However, now, the game is releasing in 2022, finally and we couldn’t be more excited about it!

Developer: Guerrilla Games

Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment

Scheduled Release Date: February 18, 2022

Platform: PlayStation® 4, PlayStation® 5

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sequel

Colloquially referred to as the Breath of the Wild 2, this Legend of Zelda sequel has long since been in the works. This is yet another big game releasing in 2022 that we are completely stoked about. The next in line, upcoming title in the Legend of Zelda does not yet have a scheduled release date.

Developer: Nintendo EPD

Publisher: Nintendo

Scheduled Release Date: Sometime in 2022

Platform: Nintendo Switch

Rainbow Six Extraction

A spin-off of Ubisoft’s highly successful 2015 Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, this upcoming title, Rainbow Six Extraction, is a cooperative multiplayer supporting up to three players at a time. The tactical shooter title is the next in line in our most anticipated games releasing in 2022 list.

Developer: Ubisoft Montreal

Publisher: Ubisoft

Scheduled Release Date: January 20, 2022

Platform: PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation® 4, PlayStation® 5, Google Stadia, Amazon Luna

S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2: Heart of Chernobyl

The fourth game in the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series of video games, S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2: Heart of Chernobyl is a first person, survival horror game releasing in 2022. Initially announced in 2010, the game was scheduled for release in 2012, it was ultimately cancelled. It, however resurfaced in 2018 and despite overall attrition and numerous layoffs, during its development period, finally, it will be releasing in 2022.

Developer: GSC Game World

Publisher: GSC Game World

Scheduled Release Date: April 28, 2022

Platform: PC, Xbox Series X|S

Sifu

A kung fu student setting out on a quest to fulfil a lifelong vendetta, in the backdrop of a modern day Chinese city, is what this upcoming beat ‘em up, action adventure title is all about. Mainly grounded in reality, Sifu has an element of magic incorporated in it. Played in the third person perspective, the game is influenced heavily by the Pak Mei Kung Fu which has over a hundred and fifty unique attacks. This is yet another6 game releasing in 2022 that we cannot wait to get our hands on!

Developer: Sloclap

Publisher: Sloclap

Scheduled Release Date: February 8, 2022

Platform: PC, PlayStation® 4, PlayStation® 5

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League

This upcoming action adventure shooter game is a continuation of the Batman: Arkham series of video games. Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League will be the first in the series that will not be featuring as the titular protagonist of the game. The Suicide Squad will, in this game releasing in 2022, be seen attempting to defeat Brainiac when he invades the Earth and brainwashes the Justice League.

Developer: Rocksteady Studios

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Scheduled Release Date: Sometime in 2022

Platform: PC, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation® 5

These are only a handful of games releasing in 2022 that we are looking forward to. Which games releasing in 2022 made it your list of most anticipated titles? Does it match with ours? Let us know your thoughts!

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