After the success of last season, which produced a never-ending plethora of smash-hits, the pressure on 2019 to deliver was firmly on, thankfully, the most anticipated PC games of 2019 make up a long and fruitful list. Besides, Monster Hunter World, Call of Duty Black Ops 4 and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey are all tough acts to follow. All of which went on to receive worldwide acclaim in their respective fields.
Despite this, 2019 is shaping up to be another spectacular season in the video games industry. With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of the most anticipated PC games of 2019. Time to save up those pennies people! After all, it’s going to be an expensive year. That said, we’ve got you covered with some awesome exclusive deals. So, sit tight, and strap yourself in, for the most anticipated PC games of 2019.
PC Games of 2019: Outer Worlds
In truth, the timing for Obsidian to collaborate with the original creators of the Fallout series seems too good to be true. Especially, when you consider the ongoing backlash and controversy over Fallout 76. Recently, we discovered the Outer Worlds would release on the PC platform Epic Games, as opposed to Valve’s Steam. Regardless, this RPG is shaping up beautifully.
Whether that’s the retro sci-fi futuristic aesthetic, or the sprawling open-world environments, the Outer Worlds has left Role-playing fans moist at the mouth. The team, responsible for Fallout: New Vegas has a rich history behind them. Meaning, this title’s destined to be another stand-out adventure. No doubt then, one of the most anticipated PC games of 2019.
PC Games of 2019: Doom Eternal
The original demon slayer returns, and this time, he’s packing an arsenal. Not that he isn’t always armed to the teeth. Expect hell on earth when this fast and frantic shooter hits shelves later this year. The developers ID Software, known for their rock-solid gunplay, are sure to live up to their notorious reputation in this upcoming iteration.
Expect a greater variety of demons to destroy, alongside a boosted arsenal which includes super shotguns, plasma rifles, grenade launchers, and flamethrowers. Besides, it’s going to take some severe firepower to blast these demons back to oblivion. All in all, we can’t wait for the series staple of hyper speed combat and lethal finishers to return. In short, it’s going to be an anarchy-filled, adrenaline-fuelled thrill ride (now there’s a tongue-twister) and we wouldn’t want it any other way. Surely then, one of the most anticipated PC games of 2019.
PC Games of 2019: Total War: Three Kingdoms
Total War: Three Kingdoms is the 12th entry in the primary series of games developed by Creative Assembly. The developer’s reputation proceeds them, known as one of the leading names in the real-time turn-based strategy genre. However, this time around, the apparent improvements to A.I and a more streamlined UI, hope to smooth out the experience. Better still, warlords, emperors, and dynasties jostle for power throughout ancient China. In what could be the best tactical strategy game of the year. Time to rally the troops and arm up for the release of a lifetime. There’s no question; this is one of the most anticipated PC games of 2019.
PC Games of 2019: Shenmue 3
Shenmue 3 never looked like coming to fruition, but thanks to an overly generous Kickstarter that dream became a reality. Now, fans will get the concluding chapter to the series they’ve been so eagerly anticipating. After all, loyalty deserves a reward. Ryo Hazuki’s quest to bring those responsible for his Father’s murder to account has been a tumultuously emotional journey from day one.
How it will end is beyond us, but the world looks as immersive and the story just as compelling as previous entries. Only time will tell but nail the soul and charm synonymous with the series, and you’re on to a winner. Indeed then, one of the most anticipated PC games of 2019.
PC Games of 2019: Phoenix Point
Phoenix Point is primed to be the spiritual successor to the beloved X-COM series of games. Spearheaded by Julian Gollop and developed by Snapshot Games, Pheonix Point blends both in-depth strategies and layered turn-based tactical mechanics within a unique alien aesthetic with vile monsters not fit for this world.
Taking the game at face value, Pheonix Point is all set to do the series before it, extreme justice. Whether or not it can eclipse the X-COM series is another thing entirely. One thing’s for sure, with a full-scale alien invasion to repel. And unspeakable Lovecraftian horrors to take out, Pheonix Point has all the hallmarks of a classic. An apt way to finish our list of the most anticipated PC games of 2019.
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