Words by Rebecca Vaxon
With almost three quarters already passed, 2017 has proved an extremely interesting and innovative year for the Gaming Industry and Community worldwide. As the revolution of visual graphics continues, each of the top Game developers is upping their game, constantly surprising their fan with even more realistic and unimaginably complex new releases.
There is still some time left for this year, and it seems that each of them will push to the maximum limit and give everything towards the end.
One of the most interesting announcements for the remaining of 2017 and most likely anticipated by any serious Gamer in the world has to be the release of Xbox’s new Microsoft Gaming Console, the already infamous Xbox One X, which will supposedly outtake all other major brands in the industry, especially Sony’s brilliant Playstation 4. Based on its pre-release specs and pre-order info, chances are for the Xbox One X, formerly known as Project Scorpio, the chances are that it will be the most powerful gaming console ever.
Until that moment comes, one thing is absolutely certain, a great deal of outstanding new games will also be released by Xbox in parallel, for true fans to have a real complete treat. Here are 7 of the most anticipated names you should definitely check out while waiting for the Xbox One pre-order:
The mystery surrounding this upcoming new game, can only amplify the feel of an amazing and intricate RPG from the trailers. The storyline will unfold in an extremely hard world filled with 18th Century-like spooky dangerous and frightening deadly creatures.
2. Destiny 2
Unlike the first installment of the game, which most fans deemed as a bit incoherent in regards to its narrative, the developers from Bungie plan a much more direct sequel in which you will have to take the battle against alien invaders in your hands.
3. Middle-earth: Shadow of War
Another extremely anticipated sequel, Shadow of War main focus will be that of taking the extremely complex universe and open gameplay brought by Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor to the next level. The most intriguing new feature in Mordor was the Nemesis, which basically generated bosses dynamically and one-of-a-kind spontaneous opportunities in the gameplay; fans everywhere can’t wait to see how this will evolve.
4. Call of Duty: WW2
Activision promises to take the Call of Duty series back to its original concept, this time capturing in an incredibly realistic and at the same time grotesque the glory and despairs of the World War II. After the negative impact of the previous release from the Call of Duty Series, the Infinite Warfare, Activision placed an extreme importance on delivering a new chapter under the basic initial feel that turned thousands of fans all over the world.
5. Forza Motorsport 7
Simply put, with the upcoming release and capacities of Xbox’s Project Scorpio, Forza Motorsport 7, which is actually stunning and breathtaking, will most likely aim for the greatest ever racing simulator title.
6. Red Dead Redemption 2
Rockstar Games kept this new comer wrapped in mystery, yet it would be safe to assume that the same gritty environment and dangerous characters from the first RDR will continue their adventures into the badlands. Rumors have it that much like the Grand Theft Auto series; this sequel will introduce several main protagonists and much more features for the multiplayer mode.
7. Crackdown 3
This next Xbox Play Anywhere release announces a new era in Gaming, and will take fans to the next level, basically granting them the possibility of destroying and re-arranging entire cities, through the most spectacular demolitions.
The Future of Xbox and gaming
At this early stage, both the release of the Project Scorpio as well as the variety of incredible video games to premier along to it, make the future of gaming seem far more futuristic than initially expected, considerably more evolved than high expectations. Plus the possibility of 4K versions of the Xbox One X console make it truly hard to wait for.