From Obisidian, the developer of Fallout: New Vegas, comes a first-person RPG set in the future and in a space colony, like Mass Effect meets Fallout. The Outer Worlds appears to feature everything we loved about New Vegas. Drops 2019 for Windows, Xbox One, and PS4.
Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales is an RPG spinoff of The Witcher franchise, with the Gwent card game at its heart. The game takes place before the first game in the series and is about the Queen of Lyria and Rivia fighting the invading Nilfgaardians. Drops 10/23/18.
This demonstration video for Just Cause 4 showcases the new tools that Rico Rodriguez has in the game, particularly the things that he can launch from his improved grappling hook. There’s also a new vehicle, a new weapon, and a tornado that destroys everything in its path.
The polished and addictive action RPG Diablo III is heading to the Nintendo Switch. The Diablo III Eternal Collection for the Switch not only comes with the expansion and DLC, it also gives players exclusive goodies like a Ganondorf armor set and a Cucco pet. Drops Fall 2018.
A group of Fallout fans are making a DLC-sized mod for Fallout 4. Fallout: Miami takes place in the titular city, which is ridden with sandstorms and three factions vying for control. It will have its own quests and story as well as new items, weapons and vehicles.
Set in an alternate 1980s, Phantom Doctrine is a tactical RPG that puts you in control of either CIA or KGB operatives. While the game’s turn-based combat system borrows heavily from XCOM, it has its own twists and improvements. Drops 8/14/18 for Windows, Xbox One and PS4.
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey takes the series to ancient Greece. It will be a full-blown RPG – you can be a male or a female character, with abilities that you can upgrade, dialogue choices and more. The game will also have large scale combat both on land and in the water.
The latest game from Deadly Premonition creator SWERY, and developer Yukio Futatsugi of Phantom Dust fame looks like a trip. It’s a daily life sim RPG in which you play a journalist who must pay off a massive debt, and along the way uncover the secrets of a small UK town.
Praise the freakin’ sun. The game that made the Souls genre famous is coming to the PS4, Xbox One, PC and the Nintendo Switch. Dark Souls Remastered runs at up to 1080p resolution at 60fps, supports up to 6 players online, has dedicated servers and more. Drops 5/25/18.
Aside from its potentially revolutionary four-player drop-in drop-out coop, Divinity: Original Sin 2 will try to take CRPGs to the next level with its new undead race. Undead characters can take on other identities similar to Game of Thrones’ Faceless Men.
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