Today we are going to be taking a look at the top 10 of the very best upcoming open-world games in 2018 and beyond we have a lot in store from giant brand new blockbuster experiences to sequels to some of our favorite franchises. This is an inside look at some of the most impressive upcoming games nonetheless make sure to share which game you’re looking forward to the most in the comment section below and let’s begin here.
10: Death Stranding:
Death Stranding is an action open-world video game being developed by Kojima Productions and published by sony it’ll be running on the Decima Engine which was last used for guerilla games horizon zero dawn. This will bring Hideo Kojima’s next journey to life. Very little is known thus far about the actual story other than the fact Norman Reedus and Mads Mikkelson will be portraying leading characters in the game.
Through motion-capture facial scanning and vocal performances while famous director Gilmer de Tero will also contribute his likeness to another character through facial body scanning a female protagonist is planned to be revealed sometime in the near future. Hideo Kojima likened the gameplay of the game to that of recent triple-A fares like Uncharted or the division. Just with a healthy dose of a trademark edema flare. Kojima describes death stranding as a game about how people are connected and it has been reported that death stranding went into full development earlier on in 2017.
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9: Borderlands 3:
Borderlands was one of the iconic franchises of the last generation. And now in this generation, we still haven’t seen Borderlands make an impact. We got a Borderlands collection and that was very nice but we haven’t gotten what we wanted a brand new Borland’s title. But we do know that gearbox is working on borderlands 3.
The game is in full development and during the 2017 GDC Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford did present a Borderlands 3 tech demo running on Unreal Engine 4. We know Borderland is it’s one of the best cooperative experiences that we’ve ever had in gaming and we want a Borderland 3. Hopefully, we see some footage soon and this is the game that very well could release in 2018. Pc Xbox ps4.
8: Ghost of Tsushima:
Ghost of Tsushima is an open-world video game being made by infamous developer Sucker Punch. The game is set during the feudal period of Japan will allow players to see the power of the Mongol Empire firsthand. The Mongol empire has invaded the island is Aoshima and players will attempt to fight back against the powerful force as one of the last surviving samurai.
Sony and Sucker Punch have teased that you must move beyond your samurai traditions to forge a new way of fighting the way of the ghost as you wage an unconventional war of the freedom of Japan. It was only just recently at the time in making this video Sucker Punch revealed this upcoming Samurai game.
Mass Effect Andromeda was a huge disappointment but we feel Bioware is going to redeem itself with the anthem. This game looks incredibly expensive with loads of pretty effects and massive amounts of detail. This online third-person shooter is all about working together as a group as you fight a lot of aliens.
6: Farcry 5:
Far cry is one of the most notable franchises in gaming but in recent years it seems to have lost a little bit of its luster. Ubisoft did a great job with far cry 3 and far cry 4 was a petty good game although it was a lot of the same from far cry 3 and far cry primal. While there wasn’t a new setting if you actually look at the core fundamentals of far cry primal it was still a very similar game.
And it’s lost a bit of luster before far cry 5 looks to reignite the franchise. And it’s once again a first-person shooter set in an open-world environment that you can freely explore on foot or in various vehicles. This entry will feature a new character creator where you can customize your character’s appearance, gender, and skin tone. You have a variety of weapons to use and a recruitment system.
Where you can recruit locals in the country to fight alongside you similar to the buddy system in far cry 2. There’s a fishing mechanic and how could we forget the campaign can be solo of course. You can also play the game cooperatively with the partner. pc ps4 Xbox on 27 Feb 2018.
5: Sea of Thieves:
Sea of Thieves is an action-adventure open-world video game developed by rare and published by Microsoft Studios. A group of players travel and explore an open world via a pirate ship and assume different roles such as steering hoisting sails, navigation firing cannons, and other tasks. You’ll be able to sail across varied seas and hand-crafted islands battling enemies and unearthing the secrets of those that came before.
Former crew and voyage to treasure-filled island space legendary creatures and test your mettle and epic ship battles against other pirates adventure across a vast ocean where every sail on the horizon means a ship filled with real players who may be friends or foes. There’s just too much to love about this game the art style is very unique and combat adventuring sailing treasure hunting looks exciting.
4: Beyond Good and Evil 2:
Beyond good and evil, 2 is an action-adventure video game being developed by Ubisoft Montpellier and published by Ubisoft. It takes place a few generations prior to the events of Beyond Good and evil. The game will have more traditional computer role-playing game elements compared to the first game. Players will generate a character that starts the game at the very bottom of the social system.
The character can be male or female as the player completes various tasks. It will improve in various attributes and gain spacecraft and crew members which they can also improve over time. Players will visit planets that have their own societies and by completing tasks on these planets will gain new technologies or other facets to improve their spacecraft.
3: Spiderman 2018:
The new spider-man game on the Play Station 4 looks absolutely amazing and we can’t wait to play it. It’s been a while since we played a good spider-man game and this is looking a lot like the Batman Arkham series which is great. The combat seems fun and the presentation is very cinematic. At times it’s almost like you’re watching a Marvel movie instead of playing a game. The web-swinging is physics-based and not scripted even though it looks extremely smooth.
2: Cyberpunk 2077:
Cyberpunk 2077 is a role-playing video game being developed by CD Projekt RED the team behind the Witcher franchise. The game aims to be mature and ambitious with character customization being strongly tied to the plot plan features include a nonlinear story with different character classes as well as both first-person and third-person perspectives. Cyberpunk 2077 will feature a dystopian futuristic world in which ultra-modern technology coexists with degenerated human society.
It is set in an open world large city called knight city. Recent reports have indicated that the game maybe four times bigger than the witcher 3 wild hunt and features some type of dynamic environment that after an attack or battle hits a part of night city over time robots will be fixing this damaged area and even later in time the damaged area will be fully repaired or changed somewhat.
Red Dead Redemption 2:
However, there’s one sequel that the whole world is waiting on and that sequel is Red Dead Redemption 2. Every RockStar release is a huge event and Red Dead Redemption was one of the best games of the previous generation. The company is still making an incredible amount of money with GTA online so it’s no surprise that Red Dead Redemption will also feature a big online component. The production value of this game is going to be insane and the world they’re building is incredibly beautiful.