The opening night of the Gamescom 2020, the biggest video game event in Europe, gave us a look at the new games that we will be able to enjoy shortly. However, the current generation of consoles is already showing its age and renew after almost 7 years results in a necessity for gamer community.
With this in mind, it is increasingly common to see trailers of video game indicating that the next generation consoles will arrive: PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. Although during its early years, the catalog of the Next Generation will be shared with the current one, it is clear that performance of the new machines They will allow us to play with better performance, a feature that is more than welcomed by players. Let’s see the list of these newly revealed games during the course of this week.
12 Minutes (Xbox Series X)
This game is an interactive thriller where we will control a man who tries to stop an intruder from entering the home he occupies with his partner. However, this will not be an easy task because you are stuck in a time loop that lasts 12 minutes. Using the knowledge of things to come, he must face the threat.
Although this game does not have names for its characters, the voices of these are renowned. We will have the actor James McAvoy as “the man”, Daisy Ridley as “the woman” and the actor Willem Dafoe as “the intruder”.
Aragami 2 (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
In this stealth and action game you will be Aragami, one of the last warriors of his class. Afflicted with what is defined as a “curse” or a “disease of supernatural origin”, you must use your “Shadow Essence” abilities to fulfill your mission: protect your village and free your Aragami colleagues from the invaders that got caught.
BADA Space Station (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
This is a third person action game about which very little is known yet. Here you can assume the role of one of the four “Marketeers”, each with their respective skills and customization options. Separated they are a force to be reckoned with, but together they are unstoppable. So team up with three other Marketeers and wreak havoc in over 10 battle arenas.
Blood Bowl III (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
This is a fantasy football game set in the world of Warhammer. The game style is that of a turn-based RPG where the best strategy will be rewarded in the form of a brutal and crushing victory over your enemies. So don’t hesitate to dress, smash, kick and even knock out your opponent.
Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
Characters from the famous The Walking Dead series are present in this new game from the creators of Bridge Constructor: Portal. With your help, you can make sure that the vehicles seen in the series come to safety using the bridges that you will build. The walkers will be at your mercy if you use the elements that are at your disposal well.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (PS4, PS5, Xbox One y Xbox Series X)
The most recent installment of Activision’s Call of Duty franchise was present this week with the first big live event within its battle royale Call of Duty: Warzone and also at Gamescom 2020 with a cinematic trailer that lets us know more about of the plan that is agreed within the highest levels of government in the middle of the Cold War.
Hyper Team Recon (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
Combat, puzzles and platform action come together in this game with a clear influence from the Paper Mario franchise. Ember Penny and Lite are left stranded on Earth and assume an adorable image so as not to attract the attention of its inhabitants. Will they fulfill their mission to learn about the Earth and its inhabitants?
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
The Lego Star Wars series returns with a new game under its arm and this one is responsible for bringing together the nine films of this huge sci-fi cinematic universe. The fun is more than assured with the occurrences and the funny twists that this game gives to the epic story that we all know.
Little Nightmares II (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
Little Nightmares returns and looks more disturbing than ever. Mono, with the help of Six, must traverse the threats of a world distorted by the “Signal Tower”. As you can imagine, this will not be an easy task and more than one danger will wait for them. The mysterious transmission from the tower has something to do with it and it will be up to our friends to find out.
Lost at Sea (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
This particular puzzle game will put you on a desert island, where each type of ecosystem represents one of the stages in the life of a human being. And it is that this game has as its theme just that: life. However, you do not have clear memories and these puzzles seem to help make them more concrete. What happens on this island?
Nour: Play With Your Food (PS5)
This is the perfect game for those who were once scolded by their parents for playing with food. This title from the folks at Terrfying Jellyfish will make us really play with our food and probably get hungry after a play session. I am not lying when I confess that this trailer made me order a hamburger through a certain motorcycle delivery application.
Override 2: Super Mech League (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
Mecha lovers are hopping on one foot seeing that this game has been announced. Set seven years after the threat of the Xenotypes has been wiped out, the mechs that once fought for Earth are now much-needed entertainment for its inhabitants. This game has a campaign mode for a single player and also in multiplayer format.
Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
If you ask me, one of the “sleeper hits” in this generation was Puyo Puyo Tetris. Now that its second version is yet to come, the only thing to hope for is more disappearing puzzle action and tetriminos cleared in puzzle versus that humanity didn’t know it needed. Everything seems to indicate that the first game sold well enough to ensure this second part
Sonzai (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
This game is quite particular that its RPG gameplay focuses on topics such as magic and relationships between people. This game brings together talents from very different parts of the world; Odd Diodes from India and Top Hat Studios from the United States. Both worldviews came together and we see the result in this trailer.
Sword of the Necromancer (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
This dungeon exploration game will make your enemies, once fallen, your allies. This will be possible if you use the forbidden power of the Necromancer’s Sword, which will be the key to bringing a certain character back to the world of the living. Arm yourself, not only with courage, in this adventure where you can even command your own mini-army.
Unknown 9: Awakening (PS5 y Xbox Series X)
Haroona struggles with visions of her own death and also with her ability to manipulate what no one else, part of her, can see. Her gifts are honed by her mentor, who helped her enter a dimension known as “The Fold.” What secrets does this place hide?
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground (PS5 and Xbox Series X)
Once again we go to the fantasy world of the Warhammer franchise, this time it will be the first game in the “Age of Sigmar” series. Here we can become the commander of one of the factions within Storm Ground. You will face creatures that seem to come from the deepest depths of hell in battles where you will have to bring out your nerves of steel.