New Year, New Games: January 2024’s Most Anticipated Video Game Releases

Author: Greg Lozano

With the new year upon us, many companies are eager to capture the hearts of gamers. From sequels and remasters to first-time console releases, let’s dive into the titles set to dazzle us this month.

Momodora: Moonlit Farewell (PC) – Jan 11th, 2024
The third installment in the Momodora series is coming to Steam. This metroidvania game, known for its captivating pixel art style and engaging gameplay, offers great value. Having recently discovered this series, it’s now a must-have on my wishlist.

Atlas Wept (PC) – Jan 17th, 2024
A mysterious title inspired by classics like Earthbound and Undertale. This retro-style RPG promises a unique blend of familiar combat and innovative mini-games, wrapped in a narrative centered around empathy and sincerity.

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown (All platforms) – January 15th, 2024
The first major installment of Prince of Persia since 2010, The Lost Crown returns to its 2D platformer roots. Expect stunning visuals, fast-paced combat, and innovative mechanics in this action-packed adventure.

Another Code: Recollection (Switch) – January 19, 2024
Nintendo revives a classic DS title for the Switch, enhancing it with additional storylines and gameplay. If you love mysteries and puzzles, this narrative-driven game is one to watch.

The Last of Us 2: Remastered (PS5) – January 19th, 2023
Naughty Dog brings its acclaimed title to the PS5. This remastered version features new outfits, levels, and game modes. Whether you’re a series veteran or a newcomer, this is an experience not to be missed.

Howl (Consoles) – January 23, 2024
Already a hit on PC, Howl now makes its console debut. Set in medieval times, this tactical folktale features a deaf hero on a quest for a cure in a world where sinister sounds transform people into creatures. A unique blend of style and story.

Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth (PS4/5, Xbox X/S, One, PC) – January 24, 2024
This entry in the Yakuza series takes players to Honolulu for over-the-top action. Expect to encounter giant sharks, anime-style enemies, and a mix of turn-based and real-time combat. A must-play for those seeking quirky and unforgettable gaming moments.

Under Night In-birth II Sys: Celes (PS4/5, Switch, PC) – January 22, 2024
From the creators of Guilty Gear, Arc Systems Works releases a sequel to Under Night In-birth. The game features enhanced visuals and a refined combat system, perfect for both solo play and competitive matches.

Apollo Justice Ace Attorney Trilogy (Switch) – January 25th, 2024
Another DS classic makes its way to the Switch with improved visuals. Dive into gripping mysteries and legal battles in this beloved visual novel series. A great entry point for newcomers to the genre.

Tekken 8 (PS5, Xbox series S/X, PC) – January 26th, 2024
The long-awaited Tekken 8 arrives with stunning visuals and inclusive accessibility features. A must-play for fighting game enthusiasts and newcomers alike, offering a diverse and exciting experience.

What games are you most excited about this month?

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