And exhale; one of the biggest months in gaming is behind us. But November is no slouch either, with some big hitters coming in to round-off the year – and just before the holiday season kicks off.
It wouldn’t be Q4 without a Call of Duty release, and Sledgehammer’s latest joint takes players back to World War II. If you aren’t looking for something gritty and grounded, then Star Wars Battlefront II has you covered, embedding a classic DICE-multiplayer experience in the iconic sci-fi universe.
For a more in-depth look at upcoming games – including some we may have missed – make sure to check our supplemental “Releasing This Week” article every Monday. For an overview of the year, check out the 2017 Game Release Schedule, which we'll periodically be updating.
Note: While this list is intended to be as comprehensive as possible, it is difficult to cover everything, especially with the growing prominence of downloadable and indie games. The dates of some releases can also shift around. If you notice anything that's missing, please let us know in the comments, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watch Bubsy glide like a bat, jump like a jack rabbit, bounce like a red rubber ball and run…run Bubsy run. This is the Bubsy adventure you were born to play.
Coming back better than ever, .hack//G.U. Last Recode allows fans to experience the epic story of the cross-media franchise, fully remastered in HD! Jump into Rebirth, Reminisce, and Redemption with new system modes that allow you to enjoy the story with Non-Stress Gameplay, such as the Cheat Mode and Retry System. Then, start your journey anew in Episode 4: Reconnection, where Haseo must save Ovan from his ice prison, meet new characters like a mysterious girl named Kusabira, and obtain incredible new power while uncovering the truth about "The World".
PS4, Xbox One, PC
Call of Duty returns to its roots with Call of Duty: WWII - a breathtaking experience that redefines World War II for a new gaming generation. Land in Normandy on D-Day and battle across Europe through iconic locations in history’s most monumental war. Experience classic Call of Duty combat, the bonds of camaraderie, and the unforgiving nature of war against a global power throwing the world into tyranny.November 7th
Xbox One, PC
Super Lucky's Tale is a playground platformer for all ages. Join Lucky, the ever-optimistic, energetic, and lovable hero on his quest to find his inner strength and help his beloved sister rescue the Book of Ages from Jinx. Jinx, the scheming and mysterious villain, is trying to reshape the world...but for what reason?
Ready to die? Experience the newest brutal action game from Team NINJA and Koei Tecmo Games. In the age of samurai, a lone traveler lands on the shores of Japan. He must fight his way through the vicious warriors and supernatural Yokai that infest the land in order to find that which he seeks.
PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Join Sonic as he tries to take back the world in SONIC FORCES, the newest game from the team that brought you Sonic Colors and Sonic Generations. The evil Dr. Eggman has conquered much of the world with help from a powerful and mysterious new villain named Infinite. Now, you must help Sonic build an army to reclaim the world as they fight against chaos and destruction.
PS4, Xbox One, PC
Set in the underworld of Fortune Valley, you and your crew are reunited by a search for vengeance against The House, a nefarious cartel that rules the city’s casinos, criminals, and cops. Your car is at the center of everything you do. Craft unique rides with deeper performance and visual customization than ever before. From intense missions to high stakes car battles to jaw dropping set piece moments, Need for Speed Payback delivers an edge-of-your-seat, action-driving fantasy.
PS4, Xbox One, Switch
L.A. Noire is a violent crime thriller that blends breathtaking action with true detective work to deliver an unprecedented interactive experience. Search for clues, chase down suspects and interrogate witnesses as you struggle to find the truth in a city where everyone has something to hide.
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