Checking the Top Upcoming PC Games 2022, there are so many titles on their way. Next year will be magnificent for us gamers. High-level video games are waiting for us. In 2021 there were some surprises, as I predicted in the dedicated article. However, I am convinced that 2022 will be much more fascinating.
Let’s find out the most anticipated games…
Top Upcoming PC Games 2022: video games for everyone
I think it’s interesting to know that in 2022 there will be games for everyone. I mean that EVERYONE will have games to add to the wishlist, even those who don’t spend much time playing video games.
Plus, there are triple-A games that are exciting. The best part is that they’re new IPs. That’s right, you won’t find sequels or remakes, but new works from the main software houses around the world. Of course, there are exceptions. Anyway, they’re all remarkably good titles. In short, we have a lot on our plate!
Are you ready? It’s time to discover the top upcoming PC Games 2022, so brace yourselves.
Elden Ring (release date: Feb. 25, 2022)
Let’s start now with what could be the game of the year. Elden Ring is the new work signed FromSoftware. That’s right, the same software house that made masterpieces like Demon’s Souls and Dark Souls. Besides, this new game comes from the collaboration between Hidetaka Miyazaki and George R.R. Martin. It seems like a dream, doesn’t it?
The game resumes the gameplay of the souls series. For this reason, I recommended seven soulslike for those waiting to try this title. Moreover, the title will have an open-world structure and you can move freely in the game world, undertaking several quests.
Of course, the game will have intriguing lore, but we’ll talk about this in another article. Now, let’s enjoy the trailer and look forward to February 25, 2022!
Gotham Knights (release date: 2022)
There is no official release date for Gotham Knights. However, I think it is necessary to include it in this list. Not surprisingly, I loved and 100% completed the Batman Arkham series. Gotham Knights is the spiritual heir to the Caped Crusader saga. After the events of Batman Arkham Knight, other heroes will defend Gotham City.
In this action RPG, you can play Nightwing, Robin, Red Hood, and Batwoman. Each character will have its characteristics and style of combat, you will have to make the most of them survive in the open world. It will be very interesting to discover the multiplayer mode of the game. In my opinion, it is a plus that will make the game epic.
The story will focus on the comic book cycle dedicated to The Court of Owls. Fans of the superhero know that this is one of the best stories of recent years. We have to wait for more news about the game. In the meantime, we can enjoy twelve minutes of gameplay.
Monster Hunter Rise (release date: Jan. 12, 2022)
Monster Hunter Rise is the new chapter of the historical saga. Are you ready to play the hunter again after the events of Monster Hunter World? Well, if you’re looking forward to it, then you need to pre-order the game. The expected release date of the game made by Capcom JP is January 12, 2022.
What should we expect from this new game? It’s simple, new weapons, new characters, and new MONSTERS! Moreover, the graphics will have 4K resolution and high-quality textures. Simply put, this chapter will have stunning graphics. There are only a few weeks left and then we can play one of the top upcoming PC Games 2022!
God of War (release date: Jan. 14, 2022)
Yes, I know it’s not a new game. Regardless, it’s God of War! This game has won hundreds of awards, such as the Game of the Year at The Game Awards 2018.
As Kratos, brave Greek warrior, you must take care of Atreus, your son, and eliminate your enemies. You will have to fight scary creatures and Nordic Gods with exceptional powers. The gameplay is fluid, full of adrenaline, and fantastic combos. I think the game’s combat system has influenced famous titles like Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and AC Valhalla.
Trust me, it is a masterpiece. It’s a notable Playstation PC exclusive that you have to add to your collection. The release date of the game on PC is 14 January 2022. So, pre-order the game and take advantage of a discount on the total price.
Dying Light 2 (release date: Feb. 4, 2022)
It’s true, I put Dying Light 2 on the list of top upcoming games in 2021. The game was postponed because of the COVID and the pandemic. So I decided to include it in this other article as well.
Dying Light 2: Stay Human is a promising game. The formula of the first chapter is better. The graphics should be spectacular and the animations much more fluid. In short, it is a pure show, we have to do nothing but hope and wait for February 4, 2022! In the meantime, let’s enjoy a few minutes of gameplay.
Total War: Warhammer III (release date: Early 2022)
Total War: Warhammer III is the epic conclusion of an astonishing trilogy. The work of Creative Assembly was immense, but finally, this team of developers managed to complete this video game.
In this adventure, you will be in the Realm of Chaos and you will deploy your army to win and defeat the forces of evil. Will you conquer your enemies or will they destroy you? You have to remember that every strategy and tactic could win the battle or lead to death.
The publisher is SEGA, so, we are all waiting for news about the official release date. Let’s take a look at the main campaign map and let the hype rise more and more.
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl (release date: Apr. 28 2022)
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl is a horror FPS with a dark and tense atmosphere. If you love tension and anxiety, well, you have to pre-order this video game. You will have to explore a post-apocalyptic Chernobyl and face scary enemies. Mutant monsters and crazy humans will be your main foes. However, is there still hope for mankind and your hero?
If you want to find out, you’ll have to wait until April 28, 2022. Don’t worry, if you want to understand what awaits you in the game, then watch the gameplay trailer of the game created and published by GSC Game World.
Top Upcoming PC Games 2022: Starfield (release date: Nov. 11, 2022)
What happens if you mix The Elder Scrolls, No Man’s Sky, and Fallout? Well, the result is Starfield. It is the new universe created by Bethesda Studios after 25 years. It is the dream of every gamer, this should make you understand that this game is one of the most anticipated in 2022.
Warning, keep your hype down! We don’t have a lot of news about it. The release date, November 11, 2022, is very far. Anything could happen. Besides, I don’t want to have too much hype for a Bethesda game. I still have the trauma of playing Fallout 76 after its release, although lately, it has improved.
Therefore, we follow Bethesda updates on the game and do not miss the trailers, just like this below.
Sons of the Forest (release date: 2022)
The Forest is a game that has become a global phenomenon. Almost everyone knows it, has played it or has seen the videos of the most famous streamers of Twitch. Sons of the Forest is the sequel to this game, so we must include it in the list of top upcoming PC Games 2022.
The gameplay is improved, although the gameplay mechanics remain the same. What you have to do is survive in a hostile environment, surrounded by evil creatures ready to kill you. Will you have the nerve to survive in the forest? Well, to find out you have to get your hands on Sons of the Forest and try the game!
Top upcoming PC Games 2022: Hogwarts Legacy (release date: 2022)
Have you ever thought about entering the world of Harry Potter and living it to the full? With Hogwarts Legacy, you can do it. This game developed by Avalanche Studios will take you to Hogwarts, the world of magicians, in 1800.
Create your wizard/witch character, develop your skills, and discover the mysteries that lie hidden in Hogwarts. Will you become a powerful magician, or will you be persuaded by the dark side of magic? The game is an open-world action RPG. Regardless, we don’t have much information about the gameplay. In any case, this title is the ideal video game for those who love Harry Potter and has always dreamed of visiting Hogwarts.
Top Upcoming PC Games 2022: Little Devil Inside (release date: 2022)
Little Devil Inside is a gripping indie game. The graphics of this game is fascinating, I was immediately impressed. Plus, it reminded me of For The King a lovely Roguelike RPG.
You will get in the shoes of an explorer trying to help a college professor. You will have to investigate paranormal phenomena that appear in different parts of the world. Experience unforgettable adventures and discover thrilling mysteries.
If you watch the trailer, you will notice how the use of the camera and the style of the game are unique. In short, Little Devil Inside is a compulsive project, I think you should add it to your wishlist.
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League (release date: 2022)
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League is a game developed by Rocksteady Studios and published by Warner Bros Games. Basically, it’s the evil counterpart to Gotham Knights.
You will take control of a team of villains from the DC Universe and perform some “suicide missions“. Yeah, you’re gonna have to go up against some of the best superheroes that ever lived, but hey, there’s always hope.
Besides, you can expect sarcastic jokes, cynicism, and a lot of violence. In my opinion, it is a serious candidate for GOTY, but for now, there is no news about the release date. So, we have to wait and watch the game trailers.
Top Upcoming PC Games 2022: what are your choices?
These were the most anticipated games for 2022. Do I forget something? Comment now on the post and tell me what games you look forward to.
Share your opinions with the community and discuss the games you’ve added to your wishlist!