most anticipated video games
most anticipated video games

If you’re a hardcore gaming enthusiast and looking forward to expanding your games library, we’ve got some good news for you. Here we’ve come up with the list of the most anticipated video games of 2016. You’ll die to get your hands on these games. Let’s see what we’ve got for you:

Most anticipated video games of 2016

Final Fantasy XV
Final Fantasy XV
If you grew up in 1990s and still don’t know anything about Final Fantasy series, then you’ve literally wasted your childhood. Yes! Final Fantasy is one of the best game series of all time. It holds a special place in gaming world. Without it, you games collection is never complete.

Now the series is back with its latest iteration, Final Fantasy XV. It is an action RPG and is scheduled to be released on November 26, 2016. The game is the fifteenth instalment in the Final Fantasy series. It will grant players the ability to traverse environments using a free-running movement style. It also extends to in-game battles.

Given the series’ reputation and gameplay elements, Final Fantasy XV appears to be one the most anticipated video games of 2016.

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI
Sid Meier’s Civilization VI

Here comes this wonderful video game from developer Firaxis Games!

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI is an upcoming turn-based strategy video game that takes you to a new world of pre-historic times. It is a turn-based strategy video game in which one or more than one players can play alongside computer controlled AI opponents, to grow their civilization. Here, you need to find cities, gather nearby resources, and make new strategies to establish and grow their civilization.

Civilization VI is the sixth game in the Civilization series. It will most likely release on October 21, 2016 for Microsoft Windows.

Mafia III
Mafia III

Mafia III is the third installment in Mafia series, which is highly popular for its highly intense plots and engaging gameplay elements. The adventure game is set in 1968 New Bordeaux. It narrates the story of an orphan and a Vietnam War veteran Lincoln Clay, who is hell bent to build a new crime organization to take on Italian mob.

The game has an open design which enables users to freely explore the game world. It is played in third-person!

Mafia III is scheduled to release this October.

Battlefield 1
Battlefield 1

Battlefield is an upcoming first-person shooting video game, set against the backdrop of World War 1. It allows you to use the weapons of that period only, which include bolt-action rifles, automatic and semi-automatic rifles, artillery and other older weapons. The game has multi-player support for up to 64 players.

Battlefield 1 will be released on October 21, 2016 for Windows, Xbox One and PS4.

If you’re looking for a World War I style game, Battlefield 1 will be the perfect choice for you. But if you miss those modern weapons, which you often use in modern day FPS games, you must look somewhere else.

Titanfall 2
Titanfall 2

Titanfall is the second installment to popular Titanfall game series. Just like its predecessor, the game is a first person shooter, in which you can control both the pilot, and the Titans.

The game is a single player story-based campaign, where you assume control of Jack Cooper, a rifleman, who is sent to an alien planet, where he must ally with his former master’s Titan (named BT-7274) to fight against native aliens and other human enemies from a rival corporation!

Titanfall 2 is scheduled to launch on October 28, 2016.

Apart from these we also have some games, which are going to release earlier next year, but are still highly anticipated by users. Let’s have a look:

Resident Evil: Biohazard
Resident Evil Biohazard

Resident Evil: Biohazard is the latest iteration in notable Resident Evil game series. It is a survival horror video game that continues after and around the events of its predecessor, Resident Evil 6. The game introduces a new character, who unlike its predecessors doesn’t possess any combat skills.

Resident Evil: Biohazard is scheduled to release on January 24, 2017 for Windows, PS4 and Xbox One platforms.

Mass Effect Andromeda
Mass Effect Andromeda

Mass Effect Andromeda is the latest entry in smash-hit Mass Effect gaming Franchise. The game takes place after the events of the first three Mass Effect games, in the Andromeda Galaxy. A new hero called Ryder is elected as a Pathfinder, an operative tasked with finding a new planet for the human race to colonize. Now you’ll need to explore the new planets featured in the game and discover the planet where human race can be colonized once again.

The game is scheduled to release somewhere in early 2017.

Our list of most anticipated video games of 2016 ends here. We’ll again come with the list of new most anticipated video games in our next post. Till then, stay tuned for more updates!

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