Doom (2016 video game) Doom is a first-person shooter video game developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks. A reboot of the Doom franchise, it is the fourth title in the main series and the first major installment since Doom 3 in 2004.
Dark Souls III is the fourth entry in the Souls franchise (with Demon's Souls being the spiritual predecessor to the series). There are many references to the previous entries scattered throughout the game, such as old NPCs, familiar places and items, and so on.
Titanfall 2 is as brawny and brash as video games come: you play as a futuristic Marine accompanied by a bipedal robot tank, the sort found clanking through so much Japanese anime. The sentient machine will fight alongside you, or you can leap into the driver’s seat and take the controls.
Battlefield 1 is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts. Despite its name, Battlefield 1 is the fifteenth installment in the Battlefield series, and the first main entry in the series since Battlefield 4. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on October 21, 2016.
Final Fantasy XV Director, Hajime Tabata, has confirmed to GameSpot that fans can expect to play the game before 2017, indicating the game will be released in 2016. Asked about when Square Enix release plans to reveal the release date, Tabata replied: "At the very least, I can tell you that it isn't going to be released this year.
Inside (stylized as INSIDE) is a puzzle-platformer adventure game developed and published by Playdead in 2016 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft Windows. The game was released for iOS in December 2017, and will be released for Nintendo Switch at an unannounced date.
The Witness is a 3D puzzle video game developed and published by Thekla, Inc. It was released for Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 in January 2016, with later ports for Xbox One, Nvidia Shield, macOS, and iOS. Inspired by Myst, the game involves the exploration of an open world island filled with natural and man-made structures.
Forza Horizon 3 is developed by Playground Games and was announced on 13 June 2016 during Microsoft's E3 Xbox briefing. The game was released on 27 September 2016. Owners of the Ultimate Edition version of the game received access on 23 September, along with six downloadable content car packs, and access to exclusive cars and events.
Not sure about the most underrated game of the year, but certainly heavily underrated. The most probable reason is the launch disaster of its prequel, but what the heck, this is a whole new amazing game set in the beautiful city San Francisco, which is rendered pretty decently in the game.
Stardew Valley is an indie farming simulation role-playing video game developed by Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone and published by Chucklefish. The game was released for Microsoft Windows in February 2016, with ports for OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One released later that year.
To be honest I would’ve liked to say Planet Coaster is my best game of 2016, but in the spirit of good sportsmanship I’d say my best game of 2016 is couch co-op game Overcooked by Ghost Town Games. It’s one of the few games that has both strengthened and destroyed the bonds of friendship.
Hitman is a third-person stealth video game in which players take control of Agent 47, a genetically enhanced assassin, travelling to international locations and eliminating contracted targets. As in other games in the Hitman series, players are given a large amount of room for creativity in approaching their assassinations.
For parts of the industry, 2016 was a sluggish year for video games. GameStop lowered its fall earnings forecast as big-budget sequels like “Call of Duty: Infinite War,” and “Titanfall 2,” earned less than their predecessors over their respective launch windows.
Gears of War Judgment A horrific subterranean species called the Locust have emerged from the ground of planet Sera and are waging war against mankind. In the immediate aftermath of Emergence Day, the fate of the world rests on the shoulders of a young Lieutenant, Damon Baird, and his team – Kilo Squad.
NBA 2K17 is a basketball simulation video game developed by Visual Concepts and published by 2K Sports. It is the 18th installment in the NBA 2K franchise and the successor to NBA 2K16. It was released worldwide on September 20, 2016, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360.
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine is the second and final expansion pack for the 2015 video game The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Developed by CD Projekt Red, Blood and Wine was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on 31 May 2016.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is an action role-playing stealth video game developed by Eidos Montréal and published by Square Enix for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One in August 2016. Feral Interactive released the game for Linux on November 3, 2016, and for macOS on December 12, 2017.
Darkest Dungeon is committed to its difficulty: there's a single, intended difficulty setting, and I've heard tales of people dying in the tutorial. Along with XCOM, it's one of the few games where you can be 40 hours in and then lose a huge chunk of progress if you botch a dungeon run.
Star Fox Zero is a 3D scrolling shooter video game developed by Nintendo and PlatinumGames for the Wii U. It is the sixth installment in the Star Fox series. After a delay from November 2015, the game was released worldwide in April 2016 to mixed critical reception.
1) A ratchet is a mechanical device that allows continuous linear or rotary motion in only one direction while preventing motion in the opposite direction. Though something of a misnomer, "ratchet" is also often used to refer to ratcheting socket wrenches, a common tool with a ratcheting handle.
Call of Duty Modern Warfare Remastered is a first-person shooter video game developed by Raven Software and published by Activision. A remastered version of the widely acclaimed game Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, it was released worldwide on November 4, 2016, for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft Windows.
Final Fantasy XV Director, Hajime Tabata, has confirmed to GameSpot that fans can expect to play the game before 2017, indicating the game will be released in 2016. Asked about when Square Enix release plans to reveal the release date, Tabata replied: "At the very least, I can tell you that it isn't ...
Hyper Light Drifter's cosmetic delights aren’t its only relentlessly old school element – its weapons, abilities, upgrades, and brilliant variety of both melee and special attacks evoke traditional gameplay ideas while putting an original and often graceful spin on them.