The rising popularity of digital distribution channels like Steam has helped gamers break the wall of whether to play on PC or console. 2022 has been a great year for PC gamers with the release of an extensive range of genres including flight simulators and massive strategy games. In addition to many PC-exclusive games, games from consoles to mobile devices are also made available for PC. PC gaming which once used to be a unique parallel gaming universe still continues to be the home to a ton of great games. Have a look at the most anticipated upcoming PC games for 2022 and.
Saints Row | Aug 23
The wacky action series by Volition gets a reboot as four new young and witty protagonists embark on their own criminal venture, as they rise to the top in their bid to become Self Made. Set in Santo Ileso, a vibrant fictional city in the heart of the American SouthWest, the game lets you experience the biggest and best Saints Row playground ever. The new Saints Row will be of its own time, a contemporary story about feisty young folks that leaves the old boss in the past.
Warhammer 40,000: Darktide | Sep 13
Fatshark, the award-winning team behind the Vermintide series is coming up with this intense and brutal co-op-focused action shooter game, Warhammer 40,000: Darktide. The new ‘-tide’ game set in the grim darkness of the Warhammer 40,000 world engages you to take back the city of Tertium from hordes of bloodthirsty foes. The new cast of four and meaty melee combat may make this one the top game that lets you get your group into.
Overwatch 2 | Oct 4
Blizzard Entertainment is coming up with this vibrant team-based shooter Overwatch 2, as a sequel to the 2016 hero shooter Overwatch. Every hero in the game will have a unique set of devastating abilities and will allow you to slow down time, rain destruction from above in a jet-powered armor suit, or pilot a superpowered hamster ball. The game will have a shared environment for intensive 6v6 battles between a cast of unique heroes while introducing persistent cooperative modes.
Marvel’s Midnight Suns | Oct 7
Marvel’s Midnight Suns is an upcoming tactical RPG developed by Firaxis Games in collaboration with Marvel Games. The gameplay sees you play as The Hunter, a legendary demon slayer who confronts a demonic apocalypse by forming a team of SuperHeroes and supernatural warriors from across the Marvel canon consisting Spider-Man, Captain Marvel, Wolverine and more.
Gotham Knights | Oct 25
This upcoming open-world, action RPG is set in the most dynamic and interactive Gotham City yet in the absence of Batman. It is now up to the four members of the Batman Family, Batgirl, Nightwing, Red Hood, and Robin to watch over Gotham in Batman’s absence in this diversion from the Arkhamverse timeline. You can play the game in solo or two-player co-op mode to patrol Gotham’s five distinct boroughs and tackle the big bad of the Court of Owls.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 | Oct 28
The 2009 first-person shooter game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision is returning to reimagine one of the most cherished Call of Duties for a new era. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will consist of all your favorite tactical operators like Soap, Captain Price, and that skull-faced guy. Modern Warfare II will bring you a global campaign, immersive multiplayer and narrative-driven Special Ops with its gameplay innovations. all-new gun handling and advanced AI.
Company of Heroes 3 | Nov 17
The upcoming real-time strategy game developed by Relic Entertainment is bigger and better than ever with heart-pounding combat combined with deeper strategic choices in a stunning Mediterranean theater of war. The turn-based campaign set in the Italian and North African theaters of World War II, features new mechanics and modes like a tactical pause system for single-player and dynamic cover.
System Shock | 2022
Nightdive Studios is bringing back a neon-drenched remake of the classic FPS System Shock. The unmatched cyberpunk pedigree of System Shock is sure to be loved by dedicated fans of System Shock 1 and those who missed appreciating the original. The game starts to unravel as you wake up from a coma onboard the orbital research station. You are tasked to take on the hordes of mutants and cyborgs that the killer station AI has created.
Vampire: The Masquerade — Bloodlines 2 | 2022
We can’t be sure whether the upcoming action RPG published by Paradox Interactive will launch in 2022. The fans of this cult classic can expect some excellent vampire sandbox action set in Seattle, a city full of alluring, dangerous characters and factions. The game will change the balance of power based on your choices, plots and schemes.
This is already looking like a great year for PC gamers, with several cult classics set to make unlikely returns. Which of the upcoming PC games for 2022 on this list are you most excited about? Let us know in the comments.
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