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All the video game release dates for 2022: PS4, PS5, Xbox, PC and Switch

Line up your games for the year with our handy guide to upcoming release dates on all platforms.

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The 2022 video game release dates are starting to be revealed, and there should be plenty to keep you busy across PC, PS4, Xbox One, PS5, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch OLED or any other modern-day gaming platform that you can think of.

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From sports games to action games, from racing games to stealth games, there should be something for every kind of player to enjoy among the biggest and best games of 2022.

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So if you’re wondering which games to put on your list this year, keep on reading and we’ll run through all of the 2022 game release dates that have been confirmed thus far!

January 2022 video game releases

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The Pokemon Legends Arceus release date is almost here.
Nintendo

A number of video game release dates for 2022 are starting to appear now, and these are some key dates to look out for in January:

  • Weird West (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 11th January
  • Monster Hunter Rise (PC) – 12th January
  • Astroneer (Switch) – 13th January
  • God Of War (PC) – 14th January
  • Rainbow Six Extraction (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Stadia) – 20th January
  • Windjammers 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch, Stadia) – 20th January
  • Baby Storm (Switch) – 21st January
  • Diplomacy is Not an Option (PC) – 26th January
  • Circuit Superstars (PS4, PS5) – 27th January
  • Pokémon Legends Arceus (Switch) – 28th January
  • Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection (PC, PS5) – 28th January

February 2022 video game releases

Horizon Forbidden West is coming soon.
Horizon Forbidden West is coming soon.
Sony
  • Life is Strange Remastered Collection (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – 1st February
  • The Waylanders (PC) – 2nd February
  • Dying Light 2: Stay Human (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – 4th February
  • OlliOlli World (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – 8th February
  • Sifu (PC, PS4, PS5) – 8th February
  • CrossfireX (Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 10th February
  • Know By Heart (PC) – 10th February
  • Lost Ark (PC) – 11th February
  • Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – 15th February
  • The King of Fighters XV (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – 17th February
  • Total War: Warhammer III (PC) – 17th February
  • Horizon Forbidden West (PS4, PS5) – 18th February
  • Destiny 2: The Witch Queen (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Stadia) – 22nd February
  • Monark (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch) – 22nd February
  • Martha Is Dead (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X) – 24th February
  • Elden Ring (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 25th February
  • Grid Legends (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – February 25
  • Blood Bowl 3 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – February, date TBC
  • Evil Dead: The Game (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Switch) – February, date TBC

March 2022 video game releases

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The Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands release date is nearly here.
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  • Elex II (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 1st March
  • Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous (PS4, Xbox One) – 1st March
  • Babylon’s Fall (PC, PS4, PS5) – 2nd March
  • Gran Turismo 7 (PS4, PS5) 4th March
  • Triangle Strategy (Switch) – 4th March
  • SpellForce III Reforced (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 8th March
  • Chocobo GP (Switch) – 10th March
  • Tunic (PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 16th March
  • Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (PC, PS4, Switch) – 17th March 17
  • Stranger Of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 18th March
  • Rune Factory 5 (Switch) – 22nd March
  • Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 25th March
  • Starship Troopers: Terran Command (PC) – 31st March
  • Marvel’s Midnight Suns (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – March, date TBC
  • Grand Theft Auto V Remastered (PS5, Xbox Series X) – March, date TBC

April 2022 video game releases

May 2022 video game releases

  • Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – 19th May
  • Sons of the Forest (PC) – 20th May
  • Forspoken (PlayStation 5, PC) – May 24

June 2022 video game releases

No major video game release dates have been scheduled for June 2022 yet, but we’ll be sure to update this section when they are. Watch this space.

July 2022 video game releases

As above, see below. As it stands, there aren’t any confirmed video game release dates for July 2022, but there will be eventually. When a few more flags are planted in the calendar, we’ll update this article with all the info you need.

August 2022 video game releases

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The Saints Row reboot could one of the biggest games of the year.
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  • Saints Row (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 23rd August

September 2022 video game releases

  • Test Drive Unlimited Solar Crown (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch) – 22nd September

October 2022 video game releases

October 2022 is another month that doesn’t have any confirmed video game release dates, but we’ll update this page when that changes. We wouldn’t be surprised if the FIFA 23 release date fell in this month, for example.

November 2022 video game releases

  • Starfield (PC, Xbox Series X/S) – 11th November

December 2022 video game releases

There aren’t any confirmed video game release dates for December 2022 just yet, and that will surely change over the next few months. We’ll update this page when there’s more to add.

Check out the best games on each platform:

TBC video game release dates

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Hogwarts Legacy, the new Harry Potter game, is still waiting for its release date.

The following games are confirmed to be in development but do not have official release dates as of yet:

  • A Plague Tale: Requiem (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • A Quiet Place (platforms TBC)
  • Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp (Switch)
  • Anno: Mutationem (PC, PS4, PS5)
  • Arc Raiders (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Anonymous Code (PS4, PS5, Switch)
  • Bayonetta 3 (Switch)
  • Blade Runner Enhanced Edition (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Curse of the Sea Rats (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Dangerous Driving 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Destroy All Humans 2: Reprobed (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Diablo Immortal (Android, iOS)
  • Digimon Survive (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Dragon Ball: The Breakers (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Dune: Spice Wars (PC)
  • EA Sports PGA Tour (platforms TBC)
  • Freedom Planet 2 (PC, Switch)
  • Ghostwire: Tokyo (PC, PS5)
  • God Of War Ragnarok (PS4, PS5)
  • Gotham Knights (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Hello Neighbour 2 (PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • Hogwarts Legacy (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Horizon Call of the Mountain (PS5/PSVR 2)
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 (Switch)
  • LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
  • The Lord of the Rings: Gollum (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Little Devil Inside (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope (Switch)
  • Metal Slug Tactics (PC, Switch)
  • MultiVersus (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch)
  • Pac-Man Museum + (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Please Be Happy (PC, Switch)
  • Pokémon Trading Card Game Live (PC, Mac, iOS, Android)
  • Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Scorn (Xbox Series X/S)
  • Sonic Frontiers (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Spider-Man 2 (PS5)
  • Splatoon 3 (Switch)
  • Star Trek: Resurgence (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Star Wars Eclipse (platforms TBC)
  • Star Wars: Hunters (Switch)
  • Stray (PC, PS5)
  • Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S)
  • System Shock remake (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge (PC, Switch)
  • Terminator: Dark Fate Defiance (PC)
  • Two Point Campus (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch)
  • Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodhunt (PC, PS5)
  • Warhammer 40,000: Darktide (PC, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 (PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S)
  • Ways to the Woods (PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S)
  • WWE 2K22 (platforms TBC)

Recently released games

Master Chief returns on the Halo Infinite campaign release date.
Master Chief returned on the Halo Infinite campaign release date.

While you wait for those upcoming games to drop, you might be wondering if you’ve missed some big games in recent months. With that in mind, these are the video game release dates that may have passed you by in the last three months:

December 2021 video game releases

November 2021 video game releases

October 2021 video game releases

  • FIFA 22 (PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox, Switch, Stadia) – 1st October (Buy now)
  • Exophobia (PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox, Switch) – 5th October
  • Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania (PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox, Switch) – 5th October
  • Far Cry 6 (PC, PS4, Xbox One, PS5, Xbox Series X, Stadia) – 7th October (Buy now)
  • Metroid Dread (Switch) – 8th October
  • Back 4 Blood (PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox) – 12th October (Buy now)
  • The Idolmaster: Starlit Season (PC, PS4) – 14th October
  • Monark (PS4, PS5, Switch) – 14th October
  • Doctor Who: The Edge of Reality (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox, Switch) – 14th October
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox) – 15th October
  • The Good Life (PC, PS4, Xbox, Switch) – 15th October 2021
  • The Caligula Effect 2 (Switch, PS4) – 19th October
  • The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox) – 22nd October
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox, Switch) – 26th October (Buy now)
  • Solar Ash (PC, PS4, PS5) – 26th October
  • Riders Republic (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox) – 28th October (Buy now)
  • Age of Empires IV (PC) – 28th October
  • Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water (PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox, Switch) – 28th October
  • New World (PC) – 28th October
  • Mario Party Superstars (Switch) – 29th October (Buy now)

And that’s your lot. We’ll be sure to update this page as more video game release dates are confirmed for 2022 and beyond. We certainly won’t be short of things to play in the coming months!

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