The Entertainment Expo also known as E3 is the biggest video gaming entertainment event in the world, where video game organisations showcase their latest trailers for new games to the public.
This year PlayStation had their conference on the 12th of June 2017, this was available to watch around the world on YouTube. Sony Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017 conference announced lot of new exciting video games for their consumers and customers. In this article I will give you the run down of the 10 best games
1. Assassins’ Creed Origins
Let’s start things off with the latest Assassins Creed, is an upcoming action adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. This edition to the Ubisoft Intellectual property is the tenth game in the Assassins Creed franchise. This game is set in a fictional setting of Ancient Egypt.
The game will revolve around the origins of the struggle between the Assassins who fight for peace with liberty and the Templars who want peace through order. The story follows Bayek a Medjay who is part of Ptolemaic Egypt.
This IP is played from a third person perspective your player will be able to navigate on a horse, on foot, on a camel and on a boat. This game is single-player only no multiplayer will be included.
Release Date: 27th of October 2017
2. Detroit Become Human
Detroit Become Human is an upcoming neo-noir thriller video game developed by Quantic Dream and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment.
The plot revolves around three androids: Kara, who escapes the factory she was made in to explore her newfound sentience; Connor, whose job it is to hunt down deviant androids like Kara; and Markus, who devotes himself to releasing the androids from servitude.
The characters may survive or perish depending on the choices that are made, which serve to shape the story as customised by the player.
Release Date: 2018
3. Code Vein:
Code Vein is a third-person action role-playing game in development by the creators of the God Eater series and published by Bandai Namco. This upcoming title is set in a post-apocalyptic world due to a cataclysmic event.
In this game, you will be playing as Vampire known as a revenant that’s objective is to defeat demonic creatures that have taken over this broken world, you will joined by an ally to fight and travel with during this adventure.
These revenants’ can drink blood from the enemy monsters and gain a range of supernatural powers which are vampire-like people who must feast on blood to power special abilities known as gifts. Known as gifts, these can be customised and upgraded depending on your preferred play style.
Release Date: 2018
4. Spider-Man (2018 video game):
Insomniac Games are bringing us a PlayStation 4 exclusive. The classic Marvel Superhero Spider-Man. This game is a standalone game that is unrelated to the previous Spider-Man, Ultimate Spider-Man also The Spider-Man movies.
This means that this game will have its own lore and story that is not affiliated with Spider-Man: Homecoming or any other older Spider-Man film. The trailer shows a 23-year-old Peter Parker in an awesome new suit working to take down henchman who are known as “The Demons” in a construction site he handles these enemies with finesse and also must take on additional henchman. He discovers that the Henchman are being controlled by Martin Li Mr Negative.
It’s up to Spider-Man to take this threat out and also we get a quick peak at Miles Morales who is an alternative Spider-Man he could be in this game as a DLC. This game looks exciting and I hope the controls are good for this upcoming IP.
Release date: 2018
5. Horizon: Zero Dawn The Frozen Wilds DLC
Sony revealed the Horizon: Zero Dawn DLC the Frozen Wilds during their conference, the trailer shows Aloy making a comeback for an additional mission, in a cold snowing environment, In the trailer Aloy says “I’m not hear for glory I’m here for the mountain for answers” to me this screams a quest.
Aloy must take part in where she wants to uncover he past and find out her heritage and history. The trailer reveals robotic animals and tribal characters in this DLC. if you own Horizon Zero Dawn you should consider purchasing this DLC for more content and just to enjoy additional gameplay of this IP developed by Guerrilla Games a first party IP for PlayStation 4.
Release Date: 2017
6. Star Wars: Battlefront II
Star Wars Battlefront II is an upcoming action shooter developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts. This game features a story drive progressive single player campaign featuring a female protagonist Iden Versio, commander of Inferno Squad an Imperial special forces unit in an emotionally gripping new Star Wars Campaign that spans over 30 years and bridges events between the films’ Star Wars : Return of the Jedi and Star Wars : The Force Awakens.
Multiplayer will also be available there will be character classes ; Which features cross-era characters and locations from the original and prequel and sequels of the Star Wars movie trilogies. This E3 trailer linked above shows gameplay of the multiplayer I hope you enjoy it this game is awesome for Star Wars fans and gamers alike.
Release Date: November 17th 2017
7. Monster Hunter World
Monster Hunter World was announced during this years’ E3, this video game is a classic PlayStation 2 IP that has been remade for the PlayStation 4 for the first time. This game is an action role-playing game that is currently being developed by Capcom this is the fifth game in the franchise.
This game is third-person open-world the player will take the role of a Hunter that is tasked by a group of researchers to hunt down and either capture large monstrous monsters who roam the outside of the village for scientific purposes to study them and learn more about them or eliminate the monsters. That will available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and Microsoft Windows for PC gamers.
This addition to the franchise will feature large open world maps, no loading screens between zones in the map and a four player online co-op that will allow players from Japan to play with Western players which is exciting for this IP.
Release Date: 2018
8. Shadow of Colossus
Another PlayStation 2 remake is underway, yep you guessed it Shadow of Colossus, originally on PlayStation 2 and currently in development by Bluepoint and published by Sony. This game’s storyline is about a young man called Waner who enters a forbidden land.
Wander must travel across a vast expanse on horseback and defeat sixteen massive monsters known as colossi so he can restore the life of a girl called Mono. The game is unusual within the action-adventure genre in that there are no towns or dungeons to explore, no characters with whom to interact, and no enemies to defeat other than the colossi. Shadow of Colossus has been described as a puzzle game, as each colossus’ weakness must be identified and exploited before it can be defeated.
Release Date: 2018
9. Uncharted: Lost Legacy
So, you thought Uncharted 4 was it for Naughty Dog’s IP well think again, Naughty Dog presented gamers with the new standalone Uncharted video game Uncharted: Lost Legacy. This IP is set twelve months after Uncharted 4, The Lost Legacy explores the backstory and heritage of Chloe Frazer.
In this game she explores the Western Ghats in the midst of a civil war, in order to seek the Tusk of Ganesh from a warlord called Asav which is a mystical artifact of significance to her. To accomplish this she enlists the help of Nadine Ross a antagonist from Uncharted 4: A Theif’s End. Expect awesome third person action with guns fights, exploring and a lot of adventuring.
Release Date: August 22rd 2017
10. God of War: Be a Warrior
The critically acclaimed PlayStation IP, God of War is back and this time Sony has added depth and humanity to Kratos. He has a son now and he will do anything to protect his son and guide him through this adventure. Developed by Santa Monica Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment this 2017 edition to the God of War Franchise is refreshing to say the least.
This edition is going to take this franchise to a new direction since Kratos now must teach his son to be a warrior in the Norse gods which is a savage land made up of monsters and other warriors. Kratos now has the responsibility of being a mentor to his son he must control the anger in his heart that has and embrace his newfound role as a father and teacher to his son. This game is a must get.
Release Date: 2018
Overall the people, at PlayStation showed us some amazing video games that will be coming out this year and next there’s plenty more as well to look forward to, there’s a plethora of titles coming out and a lot more games to look out for watch this space for all my gaming entertainment updates.
Written by SCORPZGCA