2016 may have been a great year for gamers, but 2017 is coming with a bang! With the upcoming releases of Mass Effect: Andromeda, Halo Wars 2, State of Decay 2, Sniper 3, and many more games, 2017 looks promising for us. And to start the year right, here are the incoming games for this month of January to look forward.
Night in the Woods
Release Date: January 10
Night in the Woods is an exploration adventure game that introduces you to a lush, vibrant world. The game introduces Mae Borowski, a college dropout who returns to her hometown Possum Springs. Upon coming home, she realizes that she possessed certain supernatural abilities. And it seems to be connected with the strange things that are happening in the woods. Now, she must explore this and know the truth what’s going on.
Resident Evil 7 – Biohazard
Release Date: January 24
Resident Evil 7 – Biohazard is the latest entry in the Resident Evil series and the first one in the series to be played in a first-person perspective. The game will introduce a new character named Ethan Winters, a civilian and survivor in the fictional city of Dulvey, Louisiana. Unlike the previous characters in the series, he has fewer combat skills and must survive through evasion. The story follows Ethan as he searches for his missing wife Mia, leading him to a derelict mansion.
Release Date: January 20
Urban Empire is a game that combines city builder features with political scheming, thus earning a nickname as the “city ruler game.” The game allows you take control of a mayoral dynasty, build your city and lead the people through 200 years of history. Urban Empire will create a whole new gaming experience where you must employ strategy planning and be political savvy to grow your city successfully.
Tales of Berseria
Release Date: January 24
Tales of Berseria is a Japanese role-playing game developed by Bandai Namco Entertainment. It lets the players take the role of a young woman named Velvet whose once kind demeanor has changed after a traumatic experience before the events of the game. With a mysterious power, she joins a crew of pirates that sails across the seas to reach the sacred kingdom of Midgand. Learn to control her emotions to win her battles and protect her allies.
Release Date: January 30
Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories is a tactical role-playing game and a sequel to the game Disgaea: Hour of Darkness. The game was released PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable in 2006 and will be released on Microsoft Windows PCs and gaming laptops this January. It follows the adventure of Adell, a young man who decides to stand up and fight the curse brought by the Overlord Zenon. You can choose over 200 character classes to build your squad. Defeat enemies, claim victory and reach the Land of Carnage.
Isn’t January bringing some exciting games? Start this year right and check them out for yourself.