2022 is approaching, and major game companies have delayed many games until 2022 due to the epidemic. So, what new games will be launched in January 2022, I will share with you here.
Windjammer 2 Launch Date: 2022/1/20 Game Platform: PC, Switch, PS4, XB1, Google Stadia
Windjammer 2 is the sequel to the classic old game Windjammer. The first generation of games was put on the Neo Geo platform in 1994. After 28 years, Windjammer ushered in the second generation sequel. The game is a sports game, the main gameplay is the same as that of Pong, the goal is to throw the frisbee into the enemy’s scoring area.
Compared with the previous game, the game is designed with an American comic style, which makes the overall picture look very beautiful. This time, a new play mechanism has also been added, which is very suitable for family and friends to fight together.
Ikai Launch Date: TBA Game Platform: PC
Ikai is a Japanese-style horror indie game from a first-person perspective. The game was originally planned to be launched in October 2021, but was delayed until January. The development team used Japanese folklore as the background of the story. The game also contains elements of exploration and puzzle solving.
In addition, players cannot protect themselves in the game, giving the game a unique sense of helplessness. If you are interested in this game, you can try the Demo version to experience it.
Astroneer Launch Date: 2022/01/13 Game Platform: Switch
Astroneer is an open world game with a third-person perspective. This game was once launched in 2019 and will be launched on Switch in January. The uniqueness of this game lies in connecting and cooperating with friends. The game launched on Switch allows players to play this game with friends at any time.
However, the Switch cannot withstand such complicated games, so the Switch version of Astroneer has also been optimized for the platform, and it will also have some unique features of the Switch. It is worth noting that the Switch version does not currently have cross-platform functions, and players can only connect with Switch players.
Pokémon Legends Arceus Launch Date: 2022/01/28 Game Platform: Switch
As a classic game IP, Pokémon Legends Arceus is expected by many players. When the trailer was first released, players thought it was an open-world Pokémon game, and the official also declared afterwards that it was not an open-world game.
The storyline of this new work will be completely different from previous works, and it also uses a brand-new combat system.
Rainbow Six Extraction Launch Date: 2022/01/20 Game Platform: PC, PS4, PS5, XB1, XSX, Stadia
As one of the famous multiplayer shooting game series, Rainbow Six will launch a new work, which is Rainbow Six Extraction. This work will have aliens as the theme, and players will form a team of three to work together against these aliens.
Since the game has many different missions and requires great importance to teamwork, players must spend more time on casting and matching. After all, each character has its own strengths. In general, this new game uses a lot of new elements, and the gameplay is relatively new. As a Rainbow Six player, you can try this game.
Monster Hunter Rise Launch Date: 2022/01/12 Game Platform: PC
Monster Hunter Rise launched by Capcom, players can only play this game on the Switch platform before. Subsequently, the game will log on to the PC platform. The PC version of the game will include all the content of the Switch version. Because the computer can achieve higher performance than the Switch, the game image quality has been improved, and it can even support up to 4K resolution.
In addition, the PC version of the game will also have a built-in voice chat function. It is worth mentioning that this game cannot support cross-platform play.
Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection Launch Date: 2022/01/28 Game Platform: PS5
Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection includes Uncharted 4 and Uncharted: Lost Legacy. Both games will be upgraded for the next generation of consoles, and the most obvious place is the improvement in picture quality. In Fidelity mode, players can experience the most exquisite graphics of the game in 4K.
If players want game performance, they can also switch to Performance+ mode to achieve 1080p rendering. In addition, the game also uses various functions of PS5, allowing players to fully appreciate the immersion brought by the game.
God of War Launch Date: 2022/01/14 Game Platform: PC
As the best game of 2018, God of War will launch a PC version. Compared with PS4, the performance that computers can play is far beyond that of next-generation consoles, so the PC version of God of War can perform better.
The improvement in picture quality has brought a better gaming experience to the game, which is very worthwhile for players to try.
The above is the game that will be launched in January. Which game are players looking forward to?