Yeah, it’s that time of the year again, the curtains come down and we are looking towards a new one. Even though 2023 was a pretty strange year that we will remember forever. However, gamers can’t say that they’ve felt too many disruptions due to the fact that there were a solid number of titles that were released, like Wasteland 3.
But, as the world adjusts itself to the new circumstances, we can see that 2023 will be the year when we will see a plethora of different titles that will be equally interesting, if not more. Video games of today are pretty different from what we’ve expected to see back in the day. Pretty much all of them have a perfectly written storyline and a lot of additional content.
Plus, pretty much every title comes with its own set of interesting features and peculiarities. In case you are interested in learning more about some of the more popular titles, take a look at thegameslover. Now, we would like to discuss some of the most anticipated video games of 2023 that you surely need to take a look at. Without further ado, let’s get started.
1. Far Cry 6
Far Cry is without a doubt one of the best-known franchises in the world of gaming. After the massive success with their previous title Far Cry 5, Ubisoft has started seriously thinking about developing a game that could continue its successful streak. The atmosphere of the game will be pretty much the same as with the previous titles because it’s set in the Caribbean, where you will take participate as a member of guerilla, fighting against a fictional country’s dictator. We are about to witness one hell of a ride, you can be sure of that.
2. Stronghold: Warlords
The gamers of the older generation will surely remember the game called Stronghold Crusader and how revolutionary it was for the genre. Surely, we are talking about one of the best strategy games ever. In 2023, we can expect to see the next installment in this legendary franchise, called Stronghold: Warlords. This time, players will be able to take a look at medieval China. Since this game is developed by Firefly Studios, we can expect all the features present in older titles to return, as well as some of the innovations, which are bound to happen.
3. Hitman 3
We all know that bald head with the barcode on its temple, right? Our favorite hitman is returning in the final installment of the “World of Assassination” trilogy. As far we the gaming public knows, we will once more take a partition in a TPS where we will be presented with a couple of approaches, we can solve a particular situation. Going all-guns on your enemies or completing a mission without any necessary casualties, it’s all up to you. What’s even more interesting is that you will be able to connect with the older Hitman games and you can go through these levels once more. So, be prepared, Hitman 3 is coming.
4. Resident Evil: Village
One of the oldest game franchises of our time is Resident Evil. The first title came out back in 1996. Time really flies. Through the years, we’ve witnessed so many different successful ones, like Resident Evil 2, and Resident Evil 4. In 2023, we will get one of the most anticipated of them all, Resident Evil: Village. Since the franchise has returned to its roots with its previous game, we can say that fans from all over the world are expecting the next one to be one of the best yet. We’ve even got some hints about the characters that will reprise their roles in this game. According to all the facts we have, we can expect a blast.
5. Warhammer 40,000: Darktide
When talking about Warhammer 40,000, we can say that it managed to find its place in every gamer’s heart, without a doubt. You can select between a wide array of different titles that followed in the footsteps of the first one. What’s interesting about it is that Warhammer 40,000: Darktide will be an FPS with an option of the co-op, which is a completely different approach from what we’ve been used to. Besides that, there isn’t too much information about this game presented to the public yet. However, we are absolutely sure that gamers can expect one more successful installment.
6. Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines 2
After 17 years of expectations, we can finally say that we will get a sequel to the legendary Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines. It should be said that pretty much every gamer has played this game at least once and that it has a special place in all of our hearts. The sequel will have all the vampire clans that we got used to in the first game, and the story will be set in futuristic Seattle. As was the case with the first game, you will need to come up with a strategy to resolve all the issues that have arisen between all the clans. Sadly, the world will need to wait for at least 6 more months before the game will be officially released. It’s expected to be released in the second half of 2023.
7. Halo Infinite
Last but not least, we would like to discuss Halo Infinite. We are talking about one of the most popular franchises ever. Now, the world needs to prepare itself for the sixth entry and we can be absolutely sure that it will be a quality one. Sure, the players will be able to witness all the major connections to the previous game, when talking about the campaign. Plus, we can expect that it will have an exceptional multiplayer, as it was the case with pretty much every Halo title we’ve had the opportunity of playing back in the day. We do not doubt that it will meet everyone’s expectations both in terms of graphics and gameplay, as we are used to from this legendary franchise.