New Popular Video Games You Won't Want To Miss

When it comes to new popular video games, there is always a highly anticipated game that everyone wants to get their hands on. On this page of our website, we're looking at the video games that you won't want to miss. This includes the new Warcraft, Aliens, and more. There's so much to look forward to and even though some of the games don't have an official release date yet, we know you'll be just as excited to play them as we are. Our new popular list includes American video games as well as some great indie titles too.

Best New Popular Video Games

Below are some of our top picks for popular new video games and those that have yet to be released.

  • City Shrouded in Shadow: If you're a Godzilla fan you've probably already played this survival role-playing. It was released in October 2017 to much anticipation. The game revolves around giant monsters and robots including Godzilla. Players take on the role of a powerless civilian caught in the middle of an attack. The goal is to survive and the game consists of several stages.
  • World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth: This Blizzard Entertainment video game will be released for both PC and Mac and looks to take World of Warcraft back to its Horde vs Alliance roots. For fans of the series, this will mean more PvP battles, new worlds, and a brand-new conflict system that uses the elements of the classic Warcraft games that started this popular video game series. There will also be fresh raids, new gear, and more. The release date has yet to be confirmed.
  • A Way Out: Released for Xbox, PS4, and PC this is a co-op action title that players view through a split screen. It was showcased at E3 2017. The early sections of the game focus on a prison break. The later sections see players playing as fugitives. The split-screen style lets players influence the events in the story and it is expected to be one of the best new popular video games this year.
  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night: Set to release on all operating systems and consoles this game is a Metroidvania-style Castlevania game. Castlevania fans have been anxiously waiting for this game since it debuted on Kickstarter and we can't wait to get our hands on it and give it a go too.
  • Metro: Exodus: This game is due out in Autumn and will release on Xbox, PC, and PS4. This is part of the Metro franchise and one of the best first-person shooter games around. We don't know too much about Metro: Exodus yet except that it is a sequel and may end up being one of the most popular video games of 2018.
  • Monster Hunter: World: Released in January 2018 for PS4, Xbox, and PC, Monster Hunter is one of Capcom's popular franchises. This new game is set to attract even more fans. The core gameplay remains the same and players have to hunt down a variety of monsters using a series of weapons.

New Aliens Themed Video Game

Fans of the movie franchise Aliens can expect a new video game in the near future. There is a game in the works from FoxNext. This game is set to be a shooter game that will be set in the Alien universe and is the first Alien game since 2014 when Alien: Isolation was released for the Xbox. The new Aliens video game will be available for PC and Console, but details are still scarce.

Best Selling Popular Video Games from 2017

Below is a list of the most popular video games from 2017. These include big brand developers, as well as indie publishers and, are the best-selling American video games from the last year.

  • Call of Duty: WWII
  • NBA 2K18
  • Destiny 2
  • Madden NFL 18
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands
  • Star Wars: Battlefront II 2017
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Mario Kart 8

Popular New Video Games Coming in 2018

The most anticipated new video games for 2018 have a lot to live up to when compared with 2017 and the huge success of American video games. There are no new consoles announced for 2018, there are some amazing new video games to keep an eye out for. Below are eight games that will get you excited.

  • Omri and the Will of the Wisps - Release date TBA
  • Crackdown 3 - Release date TBA
  • God of War - Releasing early 2018
  • Detroit: Become Human - Releasing first half 2018
  • Shadow of the Colossus - Releasing February 2018
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 - Release date TBA
  • Anthem - Release date TBA
  • Far Cry 5 - Releases 27th March 2018