The 23 Most Anticipated Games Of 2022

Here are the most anticipated games coming out in 2022. Featuring new titles and long-awaited sequels for the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch, and other platforms, upcoming 2022 video games such as Elden Ring, Tiny Tina's Wonderlands, and Horizon Forbidden West have gamers excited for its creative setting and exciting gameplay. Meanwhile games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2, Warhammer 40,000 Space Marine 2, and Nightingale have no official release dates yet, but we are just as excited for them and hope more updates will come soon. 

Vote up the games you are looking forward to the most in 2022. 

  • Elden Ring
    Video: YouTube
    41 VOTES

    A collaboration between Hidetaka Miyazaki and George R. R. Martin, the game features a vast open-world with gameplay focusing on combat and exploration. With character customization, horseback riding, a revamped combat system, and difficult bosses, players can't wait to explore the vast cryptic world that Elden Ring has to offer. 

    • Released: February 25, 2022
    • Developer: FromSoftware
    • Genres (Video game): Action, Role-playing game, Fantasy
    • Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment
    • Platform: PlayStation 5, Xbox X/S, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
    41 votes
  • Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2
    Video: YouTube
    33 VOTES

    Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2

    Not much is known about Breath of the Wild 2 other than a 2022 release, but the teaser from Nintendo still have players excited about the game as it showcases a large open world, new unique abilities, and a story that is sure to immerse players in the overall experience. 

    • Released: 2022
    • Developer: Nintendo EPD
    • Genres (Video game): Action-adventure
    • Publisher: Nintendo
    • Platform: Nintendo Switch
    33 votes
  • God of War Ragnarok
    Video: YouTube

    The ninth installment of the God of War series, the game is a sequel to God of War (2018) and serves as the finale to the Norse era arc of the series. Featuring dynamic gameplay and well detailed action scenes, the game follows Kratos and his teenage son Atreus as they uncover a mystery among the Norse gods.  

    • Released: 2022
    • Developer: Santa Monica Studio
    • Genres (Video game): Action, Adventure, Hack and slash
    • Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment
    • Platform: PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4
    38 votes
  • Starfield
    Video: YouTube
    40 VOTES


     The first new franchise developed by Bethesda in over twenty-five years, Starfield is an open world action rpg that have been described as "Skyrim in space". Featuring character customization, switching between first and third person perspectives, and narrative impacts to gameplay, Starfield has gamers excited to explore space and everything beyond. 

    • Released: November 11, 2022
    • Developer: Bethesda Softworks
    • Genres (Video game): Sci-fi, Action role-playing game
    • Publisher: Bethesda Softworks
    • Platform: Xbox X/S, PC
    40 votes
  • Sonic Frontiers
    Video: YouTube

    The latest entry in the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, the game follows Sonic as he sets out to rescue his friends after Doctor Eggman's attempts to control an ancient technology go wrong. In addition to upgraded graphics and gameplay, Frontiers is the first open world game in the series and features a variety of different landscapes including flowery fields, forests, ancient ruins, and deserts. 

    • Released: Late 2022
    • Developer: Sonic Team
    • Genres (Video game): Adventure, Open world, Platform
    • Publisher: Sega
    • Platform: PlayStation 5, Xbox X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch
    30 votes
  • Tiny Tina's Wonderlands
    Video: YouTube

    A spin-off game in the Borderlands series and a successor to Borderlands 2: Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep, Tiny Tina's Wonderlands features new gameplay in the looter shooter series such as melee weapons, and a spell cast system. In addition, the game retains its wacky and zany storytelling, making players excited to shoot at dragons while trying to blow up the ocean. 

    • Released: March 25, 2022
    • Developer: Gearbox Software
    • Genres (Video game): Action, Role-playing game, First-person shooter, Fantasy
    • Publisher: 2K Games
    • Platform: PlayStation 5, Xbox X/S, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
    25 votes