Posted by Admin on Dec 5, 2015

Top 10 Most Anticipated Games of 2016

2016 is coming, another year for gamers to try the all the latest games in the gamers’ world, from PS4 and Xbox One to PC and Nintendo Console games.True to the principle of games, you can never have enough. Indeed, true gamers will always get excited with the next big game all over again.

Next year, we will get a full-pack of options. From original ideas like ReCore and Horizon: Zero Dawn to high-profile sequels such as Uncharted 4, Dishonored 2, and Mass Effect: Andromeda, the gaming industry is set to give us a year full of adventures.

To hype up to that excitement, we round up some of the most anticipated games that are set to come out in 2016.

1) Firewatch

Release Date: 9 February 2016
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux, PS4

Firewatch is a first-person adventure game that comes with an interesting twist. You will play the role of Henry, a man whose job is to look for smoke and maintain the safety of the wilderness, especially during hot and dry seasons. The different choices that you make while exploring the wild and unknown environment will affect not just your surroundings but possibly even the end result.

The game has an impressive dialogue, which sounds extremely natural and flows beautifully. It helps you in understanding the personalities of the main characters, which adds a new flavour of enjoyment to the game.

2) Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Release date: 23 February 2016, available to preorder now
Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4

There is so much hype for this new edition of Deus Ex. 15 years after the original version’s launch, many gamers are anticipating for the 5th installment of this classic favorite.

Making Divided is set in 2029. Similar to the other games in the series, it is also very decision-based. For those who are not familiar with the Deus Ex series, it is a futuristic game that has transformed a ‘dystopian cyberpunk’ society. Various groups would then compete to dominate the world.

Played from a first person perspective, you will play the role of Adam Jensen, who is geared with new gadgets and tools.

3) Uncharted 4 A Thief’s End

Release date: 18 March 2016
Platforms: PS4

Many people are anticipating the release of this upcoming third-person shooter game, which is another installment to the Uncharted series. The game is set three years after the events in the ‘Drake’s Deception’ game, its predecessor. Here, Drake will be joined by his brother Sam as they try to unlock the mysteries involving pirates and the hidden treasure.

4) Horizon Zero Dawn

Release date: TBC 2016
Platforms: PS4

Horizon Zero Dawn is an upcoming role-playing action game from Guerilla Games. It’s setting is 1000 years into the future, when robots have dominated the planet, and humans are no longer the dominant species on earth.

You will play the role of Aloy, a bow-yielding heroine who chases after these robotic creatures and utilizes their machine parts to her advantage. She goes to a quest that leads her to her destiny.

5) Final Fantasy XV

Release date: TBC 2016
Platforms: PS4, Xbox One.

The Final Fantasy franchise is a very popular game for a good reason. And this time, we’re anticipating a new game for the new generation consoles. Final Fantasy XV showcases an open-world role-playing adventure that is filled with action-oriented combat in real time. You will get hand on a variety on weapons, and you’re also given extra mobility options to get around the environment.

6) Doom

Release date: Spring 2016
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC

Everyone is waiting for the new generation Doom, the classic first person shooter. And the much-anticipated game promises to bring lots of blood and gore. Some of the modes are Domination, Freeze Tag and Clan Arena. Apart from that, you will also experience one-of-a-kind power ups in multiplayer.

Doom’s impressive trailer never fails to amaze, and with the outstanding excitement that the game always brings, Doom definitely deserves to be in this list. 


Release date: June 2016
Platforms: Xbox One

ReCore is a new action-adventure game that is exclusive to Xbox One. It’s a third person, non-linear game that showcases the adventures of the last few remaining humans and their robot friends, with the aim of rebuilding the humanity. In this game, you will play the role of Joule, a human survivor who is accompanied by her robot dog, Mac.

Recore is being seen as an upstart project that manifests the generation stretch in the world of gaming.

8) Street Figher V

Release date: March 2016, available to preorder now
Platforms: PC, PS4

Street Fighter V is set to become the latest addition to the popular game series. In this new game, you will expect surprising characters, a rebooted battle system, and graphics that are supported by the latest Unreal 4 engine. The cartoonish features of its earlier versions will be toned down, showcasing a more subtle color palette and well-animated backgrounds.

The most controversial aspect of the game’s launch is that the game will only be exclusive to the PS4 and PC, without plans for an Xbox version at all.

9) Tekken 7

Release date: TBC 2016
Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC

The warm welcome of the crowd in the announcement of Tekken 7 in a PlayStation event at Paris Games is a living proof that the series never ceases to amaze the fans over its 20-year history. Tekken 7 is set to be the last installment, and is said to include the end of the Mishima clan saga.

The game is created with the use of the Unreal Engine 4, which helps in the creation of sophisticated characters and dynamic, responsive surroundings.

10) Hitman

Release date: 11 March 2016
Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4

A new Hitman game is set to come next year. It will be the sixth installment in the series. The highly challenging, thinking person’s game features the adventures of Agent 47. As Agent 47, you’re geared with the power and intelligence to execute a genuine masterpiece of assassination.

These games will totally rock the world this 2016. Check out their trailers and gear yourself as the new games are set to conquer the world.

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