25 Most Anticipated Games of October 2018
The eleventh main entry to the original Mega Man series brings back iconic features especially its 2.5D graphics, voice acting and style. It’s coming this October 2 on the PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Switch.
Featuring over 450 licensed cars, this open-world racing game from Playground Games. Set in the fictionalized representation of United Kingdom, brave the beautiful sunsets and sunrise as it releases this October 2nd on the PC and Xbox One.
Set during 431 BCE, Ancient Greece awaits you in this latest AC game from Ubisoft. Choose which gender your main character is, and explore a mesmerizing open-world filled with details and content. It comes out this October 5th on the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Enjoy the ultimate Mario Party experience in this Switch version of the acclaimed Mario Party series. It features a ton of new ways to play, notably with the joy-con and Switch’s unique hardware. It’s coming out this October 5th.
NiS America’s acclaimed RPG returns in this remastered version. For the first time in HD, meet your favorite characters and brave the Netherworld once more. It’s coming this October 9 on the PS4 and Switch, dood.
Of course, this annual sports game from 2K Sports gives you another testosterone-fueled wrestling experience. It comes with more characters to play, the 2K showcase mode, and so much more. Coming this October 9th on the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
A first-person investigative thriller from White Paper Games. Play as a journalist as he uncovers a dangerous conspiracy that will shake 1987 England. It’s coming out this 9th of October on the PC, PS4 and Xbox One.
Juggler Games’ indie puzzle slash adventure game is a friendship story between a girl and boy. Powered by a beautiful sketch-like graphics and a grotesque take of humor. It comes out this October 9th on the PC, PS4 and X1.
Switch users can finally experience Aurora’s poetic story. Ubisoft Montreal’s platforming RPG takes you to a fictional land of Lemuria where people speak in rhymes. Help Aurora fulfill her destiny as you defeat the evil Queen of the Night with the help of your friends. Coming this October 11.
Every 10 year-olds most anticipated game! This triple A multiplayer shooter from Activision brings in the big guns with a ton of new modes, including a Battle Royale experience called Blackout. It’s coming this 12th of October on the PC, PS4 and X1.
Nintendo’s ghostbusting Mario brother returns in this first portable version of the spooky classic. Overcome challenges and save Mario from ghastly ghosts. Unlock collectibles and collect millions of hidden items scattered around the mansion. It comes out this October 12 on the 3DS.
It’s not a Square Enix game without a Final Remix. Return to the crowded streets of Tokyo and continue to play the Reapers’ Game. Switch users can finally get a taste on this JRPG classic with tons of additional content. It comes out this October 12.
Fox McCloud from StarFox is coming to the Switch in an all new toys-to-life game! Switch up the pilot in real life, you switch the pilot out too in the game. Clip an new weapon on your toy ship, you get to use that weapon in the game! It’s not everyday we get to use our real toys to join us in our video games! It’s coming this October 16.
Are you a real villain? This upcoming LEGO-themed DC action adventure is all about these vile DC antagonists. Developed by TT Games, it’s a spin-off to the LEGO Batman Trilogy and offers the same gameplay. Control the villains as they fight superheroes from another universe. It’s coming out this October 16 on the PC, X1, PS4 and Switch.
Putting together 170 iconic heroes that includes Koei Tecmo’s Dynasty and Samurai Warriors series, this hack and slash action game is a dream collaboration for the hardcore fans. Now with an all new “Magic” element, experience the blistering delights of Musou action. It comes out this October 16 on the PC, PlayStation 4, Switch and Xbox One.
The upcoming weapon-based fighting game from Bandai Namco takes you once again to the world of Soulcalibur. Set during the 16th Century, revisit the events of the first game to uncover hidden truths. Choose from a massive roster of your favorite characters incuding CD Projekt Red’s Geralt Of Rivia as a special guest. It’s coming out this October 19 on the PC, PS4 and X1.
Now with an all new Female Protagonist, war has never been this politically correct. Experience the unlikely history of World War II in the most realistic way possible? V offers new game modes and more multiplayer modes. Here’s hoping to no more microtransactions. Coming this October 19 on the PC, PS4 and X1.
Return to the gothic horrors of FromSoftware’s universally acclaimed series. This collection takes you once again to the hair-raising, frustrating but satisfying games of the Souls series. Packed with all the DLC’s, this ultimate Dark Souls collection is the ultimate casual filter. It comes out this October 19 on the PS4 and X1.
Hurray for the Switch users that can finally experience this videogame gem. After a series of delays, it’s finally coming out. Return to Lordran in stunning high-definition detail. Let’s hope the Switch can finally handle some smooth frames. Coming this October 19.
The best dancing game that’s still alive and grooving. Ubisoft’s dance-rhythm features a ton of songs to sing and dance including songs like Mama Mia, New Rules, and so much more! It’s coming out this 23rd of October on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, Xbox 360 and the Wii U.
Let’s take a trip back to the NeoGeo games with the return of their beloved classic. Put on your best beach attire and get ready for some super-powered, disc-throwing action. With easy to learn controls, it's a perfect party game for friends of all ages. Coming this October 23rd on the Nintendo Switch.
One of our most anticipated open-world games of 2018 is finally nearing its release. A prequel to the original Red Dead Redemption, Rockstar takes you back to the Western Frontier with a whole new character, Arthur Morgan, as he leads his gang of outlaws all across the American old-west. It’s coming out this October 26 on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
The popular Weekly Shonen Jump Manga series comes to the realm of videogames. Bandai Namco’s arena brawler pits you against the iconic characters of the hit series. Choose between a hero and a villain in your path to justice. It’s coming this October 26 on the PC, PS4, X1 and Switch.
From Cyanide Studios, experience Lovecraftian horror at its peak in this upcoming RPG. Set in 1924, play as a Private Investigator as he looks into the tragic death of the Hawkins Family. Enter world filled with dark secrets, creeping madness and cosmic horror. Retain your sanity and solve this otherworldly mystery as it releases this 30th of October on the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
NiS America’s terrifying horror game combines two of their games in a single card for the Switch. Play Night Alone and Midnight Shadows in this collection. It also features a ton of bonus content, a collector’s edition, poster, and so much more. Don’t keep yourself too close to the darkness. This collection comes out this 30th of October.
Here are the rest of the upcoming games for October:
You are already dead as Kenshiro enters the videogame realm. Developed by SEGA, it’s based on the hit manga franchise by Buronoson and Tetsuo Hara. Gameplay is similar to the Yakuza series, and it’s coming out this October 2nd as a PlayStation 4 Exclusive.
Set in the Warhammer 40K universe, this strategy game brings a unique twist to the cult classic formula with engaging battles, sci-fi atmosphere, and a ton of customization features. It’s coming out this October 9th on the PS4 and Xbox One and 10th on the PC.
A trippy action racing game from Warpfish. Sprint through dynamic neon-coated levels as fast you can. Bypass tricky roads with shortcuts, or deal with the traps head-on. It’s coming this October 15 on the PS4 and Switch.
Considered as one of For Honor’s biggest and most ambitious update yet. Unlock a new faction with 4 new heroes, a 4x4 mode, visual upgrades and an unlimited single player and 2-person co-op. It’s coming this October 16 on the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
It’s not something most gamers want, but it’s something. Switch users get to experience how it feels like to become part of the competitive tournament fishing. Grab your favorite rod, reel and tackle box and get ready as it releases this October 16.
As simple as it can get. It’s a Party Arcade game with loads of games for 1 - 4 players on the Switch. Enjoy games like Air Hockey, Ping Pong, Puck Bowling, Hoop Shot, Skill Ball, Billiards, and so much more. Coming this October 16.
A hunting game designed for the Nintendo Switch. Experience the thrill of the hunt in various game modes. Stalk and kill your prey in some of North America’s most famous hunting spots. It’s coming out this October 16.
Use your creativity and your gift of imagination to this crayola-powered scooter game. Start your journey and ready yourself as you perform tricks and jumps by splashing the perfect colors. Upgrade your scooter, and call your friends for a split-screen color clash. It’s coming out this October 23 on the PC, PS4, X1 and the Switch.
Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol series gets the videogame treatment. This puzzle-platformer follows the adventures of our favorite pack as they work hard to protect Adventure Bay from problems. Go on exciting rescue missions once this game releases this October 23rd on the PC, PS4, X1, Switch and 3DS.
This deep and complex skyscraper simulator from SomaSim is coming out to the consoles. Architect’s Edition contains all the DLC’s from the original game and extra content. It’s set to release this October 23rd on the PS4, X1 and Switch.
Developed by Storm in a Teacup, this wonderful journey in a dreamlike world is driven by a story that touches your feelings. Guide a kid in this first person game. Solve puzzles, explore the environment, and uncover secrets. Coming this October 26 on the Switch.
A survival horror indie game from Team Junkfish. It’s a traditional take on the survival horror formula packed with procedurally generated levels, permadeath, and AI powered creatures. Can you make it out of this mysterious place? It’s coming out this October 30 on the PS4 and X1.
A family friendly horse simulator game from Sproing. Renovate the Riding Stables at Mill Creek and breed a paradise of horses. Train them, customize them, and show them off to the people around you. It’s coming to the Switch and PS4 this October 30.
Steven Universe: Save the Light / OK K.O.! Let's Play Heroes 2 Games in 1 for the PS4, Xbox One and Switch
Play two games packed into one. Save The Light is a unique RPG game from the critically acclaimed Cartoon Network show that combines real-time and turn-based combat, whereas OK K.O. is a story driven adventure that meets cartoon brawler. Meet your favorite characters from the shining universe. It comes out this October 30th on the X1, PS4 and Switch.