Despite last year’s splashy release of next-generation consoles, it’s clear that the gaming landscape is always in a phase of transition between generations of consoles. Just look at such blockbusters Far Cry 6, Rainbow Six extraction, Battlefield 2042, and Tales of Arise, which are slated for release on PS4, Xbox One, PS5, and Xbox Series X / S. All the time, true next-generation exclusives, cume get back o Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, remain rare.
Still, we’re quickly approaching the point where PS4 and Xbox One gamers are left behind, with more than a dozen major games on the horizon expected as next versions just for gen.
Of course, most of those will also come out on PC, since the technical ability to handle cutting-edge games is and will always be present on that evolving platform. And while this list is based on currently available information, the platforms aren’t always set in stone. To know: Godfall, which was initially released on PC and PS5, coming out on PS4 next month. So, yes, anything can happen. However, if you’re a console gamer – one who, like millions, has struggled to get his hands on a next-generation machine – don’t live up to your hopes for the next few games.
Everwild (Xbox X / S Series)
It tastes precious Everwild, the next adventure game from Rare, apart from the fact that it is very, very beautiful and it is currently afflicted from trouble to development (which now suggests that it won’t be out until 2024). When it comes to consoles, it will only do so on Xbox Series X and S.
STALKER 2: Heart of Chernobyl (Xbox X / S Series)
STALKERthe console debut, out April 28, 2022, will not happen on older consoles. Making Chernobyl irradiated waste seems just too much effort for the poor Xbox One. Last fall, based on remarks made by Xbox Boot Matt, it seemed that Xbox games would be released between generations for the first year or two after the release of the X Series and S. But talking to Kotaku, Xbox Spencer, head of Xbox, said this a bit, saying, “I think we’re going to take it on a case-by-case basis … we’re just trying to be transparent with people on the road map of the games that would be come for the last gen. “
Starfield (Xbox X / S Series)
Despite a $ 7.5 billion franchise from Microsoft, Bethesda will also release some exclusive PlayStation games. Chief among those is Deathloop, Uber-stylish Arkane’s loop-through shooter on eating the rich. It is currently slated for release on PS5.
Ghostwire: Tokyo (PS5)
Bethesda will publish as well Ghostwire: Tokyo, The Supernatural Horror-Adventure from Tango Gameworks, for PS5. Bethesda has not yet confirmed an Xbox Series X / S version.
Redfall (Xbox X / S Series)
But Microsoft doesn’t let PlayStation understand all the exclusives released by Bethesda. Arkane’s Redfall-A vampire game that caused everyone to summarily lose their marbles after its revelation at Microsoft’s E3 2021 event – coming out only on Xbox Series X / S.
Crushers (Xbox X / S Series)
U Amped The series of snowboarding games is dead for so long, but its spiritual successor, the realistic look Crushers, seems to be among the coolest snowboarding sims ever. It is intended for the Xbox Series X / S.
The Outer Worlds 2 (Xbox X / S Series)
The original External Worlds is out in 2019 on both PS4 and Xbox One. Obsidian, now under the umbrella of Xbox, will not release the sequel on PlayStation. It is currently planned as the next-generation Xbox exclusive.
Declared (Xbox X / S Series)
Declared, Obsidian’s other big RPG in preparation, is also planned as an exclusive Xbox Series X / S. It’s a fantasy theme, set in a fictional world called Eora, but the details are otherwise sparse.
Fabula (Xbox X / S Series)
Good news: FabulaBack to back! Bad news: When the fantasy-RPG returns, does not come to Xbox One. And it might take a while to do, as the developer, Playground Games, currently has Forza Horizon 5 in preparation, scheduled for a November 9 release.
Maybe talked about (PS5)
Gran Turismo 7 (PS5)
At the moment, Gran Turismo 7 is listed as a PS5 only game. Ma comments made last month by Hermen Hulst, head of PlayStation Studios, raised some uncertainty about a possible cross-gen release. “Where it makes sense to develop a title for PS4 and PS5-for West Prohibited Horizon, the next God of War, GT7-We’ll keep watching that, “he said he said in a PlayStation Blog Q&A evidently approved by the PRs.
A Peste Tale: Requiem (Xbox X / S Series, PS5)
A Peste Tale: Requiem, The eye-catching sequel to Asobo Studios at A Plague Tale: Innocence, is intended for next-generation consoles — and, per publisher Focus Home Interactive, and Switch. Which is curious. Rumors have long been circulating about a Switch model with 4K capabilities, to the point where the thing is all but confirmed, although Nintendo has not officially revealed it. Requiem coming out next year.
Avatar: Borders of Pandora (Xbox X / S Series, PS5)
Most Ubisoft games run on as many platforms as possible. (Profits!) Not so Avatar: Borders of Pandora. The first-person action game set in the reductive but overly beautiful world of James Cameron is planned for next generation consoles.