As 2018 comes to a close, there is much to be anticipated. While you prepare to celebrate for the new year, get pumped for the new video games hitting the shelves in early 2019. The biggest names in video games will be releasing their most awaited games and have already confirmed the dates–some as early as January. Here are the five most anticipated video game releases for early 2019:
Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown – January 18, 2019
One of the most epic combat flight action video game is coming back and promises to be better than ever. For PS4, Xbox One and PC platforms, Bandai Namco Entertainment will be bringing you the Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown with fast-paced aerial skirmishes to conquer this alternate universe. The game can be enjoyed through first and third person view, with drama and high-packed action sequences. This game can also be paired with a PlayStation VR headset for bonus of PS VR-exclusive missions to make the game even more realistic.
Crackdown 3 – February 15, 2019
Become a super-cop in an open-world city with this action-adventure video game. Use your superpowers and superhuman abilities to fight crime with the help of your Agency friends. Together you will take the city back and make destruction in the name of justice. Jumpjets, bazookas and other high tech gear will aid in the fight against crime and criminals throughout the story campaign. Those with Xbox One and PC will be able to obliterate buildings and save the city in February 2019.
Anthem – February 22, 2019
Take a dive into the ultimate sci-fi universe as a Freelancer in the very anticipated Anthem. This game is multiplayer and travels to a different universe through third-person scenarios. Players will be equipped with Javelin exosuits to discover and explore alien planets and fight when necessary in pursuit of loot. The Javelin exosuits give players super-human abilities and superweapons to conquer every action-packed scene. The game can be played on PS4, Xbox One and PC platforms.
Devil May Cry 5 – March 8, 2019
This action slasher video game is the fifth installment of the mainline Devil May Cry series. Player will be taking control of Nero, the demon hunter. Nero has a robot arm and sword that he uses to rev his motorcycle. Players become the demon hunter as they ride rockets and destroy demons along with the characters Dante and newcomer “V”. Every fight and combat sequence can be enjoyed for players that have a PS4, Xbox One or PC platform.
Team Sonic Racing – May 21, 2019
The classic game is back and better than ever. Sonic and his other anthropomorphic pals are set to return in a new and improved kart-racing competition. Race through the Sonic universe as a team for a combined score. Unlike the traditional Sonic games, there will not be a sole, first-place position. As a spin-off to Sonic the Hedgehog series, the game will still feature the fan-favorites of mid-air tricking, item-blasting and the Sonic staple boosting.