Remember that many of these games are also coming to other systems, but we're focusing solely on the PS4 and Xbox One, so the "platforms" sections reflect that. What are you guys looking forward to the most? Discuss and enjoy!
Title: Below | Developer: Capybara Games | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Adventure | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: E3 2013 Debut Trailer | 'Horizon' Trailer
Below is an adventure game which focuses on atmosphere, exploration, survival and skill-based combat. Many of the ideas in “Below” are directly inspired by roguelikes of yor, though we're approaching every aspect of the design with a uniquely stylized perspective. “Below” features no text, no hints and no dialogue. It's all mood, atmosphere and soul... and skill.
Title: D4 | Developer: Access Games | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Mystery (Kinect) | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Announcement Trailer
The player is a private investigator whose wife has been murdered. The traumatic events surrounding her death left the player-character unable to recollect those memories, but has allowed him to travel through time instead. The player travels through time to undo the murder. The player cannot time travel arbitrarily, as the powers are activated upon finding certain objects that bring the player to specific points in time. D4 is an Xbox One title that uses Kinect controls with "simple gestures and voice" to uncover the mystery. The game uses cel-shaded graphics similar to that of a graphic novel.
Title: Halo (working title) | Developer: 343 Industries | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: FPS | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: E3 2013 Reveal Trailer
Screenshots [not in-game]
In possession of a mysterious data chip, Petty Officer John-117, aka Master Chief, confronts a new battery of challenges and tests in a Herculean effort to stay alive in a galaxy where sentient life is mercilessly hunted.
Title: Kinect Sports Rivals | Developer: Rare | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Sports | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Announcement Trailer | "From Science to Experience" | Hands-On Gameplay
The game features sports such as bowling, jetski racing, rock climbing, soccer, target shooting, and tennis.
Title: Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare | Developer: PopCap Games | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Third-Person Shooter, Tower Defense | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: E3 Reveal Trailer | Developer Commentary | 6 Min Gameplay
The player can take control of their own plants going from a third person perspective, where obstacles intervene to address either as a zombie wave or even up to a final boss battle. Each character in this game will have a primary skill as a single class and four-player co-op mode.
The game will only feature a multiplayer option, it will have a capacity of up to twenty-four players online, which between them will have to face plants with zombies or vice versa.
Similarly, in his repertoire include each of the different plants displayed delivery above its predecessor, Plants Vs. Zombies, as well as some of its successor and second part, Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time. For zombies, who will also be participating in this game will have a variety of different styles.
Title: Project Spark | Developer: Team Dakota | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: "Game Maker" | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Announcement Trailer | E3 2013 Gameplay Demo | Community Creation Spotlight
Project Spark is a digital canvas which can be used to make games, movies and other experiences. A player can download other user-generated content, remix that content or create content of their own. A player can use the Xbox controller, keyboard and mouse, touch-devices, Kinect and SmartGlass to build experiences. Kinect can be used to animate models and record audio. The created environments can contain mountains, rivers, and towns. The player can also create events, like inter-character battles. Created Items and objects are able to be shared with other players.
Players choose whether to start from a blank map or a pre-designed level, but always have the tools to customize the topography, add plant and animal life, and program behaviors for specific objects, such as a rock that bounces when a player is nearby. The topography is modified by pushing and pulling the earth, digging through surfaces after changing the view to adjust a wall or create holes in it. And anything added to the terrain reacts to the circumstance, such as grass covering the floor and the vertical surfaces becoming rocks.
Title: Quantum Break | Developer: Remedy Entertainment | Release date: Possible 2014 | Genre: Action, Third-person shooter | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Xbox Event Reveal Trailer | E3 2013 Trailer | "The Vision" trailer | Gameplay GIF
From the creators of Max Payne and Alan Wake comes Quantum Break a revolutionary entertainment experience that blurs the line between television and gaming. With Quantum Break, Remedy Games delivers an action-packed, fast paced game in which you bend and shape time in order to survive. Master unique powers, bending and warping time to outmaneuver and outwit the enemy. Epic moments of destruction, captured in time, become your playground.
How you play the game shapes a personalized version of the television show. Watching the show gives you strategies and insights that will impact the way you play the game and helps you discover unique content within the game. Together, the game and the show deliver a holistic entertainment experience.
Title: Sunset Overdrive | Developer: Insomniac | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Open World Shooter | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: E3 Reveal Teaser
Sunset Overdrive is an open world shooter video game by Insomniac Games for the Xbox One. The game was announced during Microsoft's E3 2013 press event. A recent catastrophe in the player-character's city has killed or turned most of its people into mutants. The player has to "figure out how to deal with" the mutants. The game is set in the near future. The game focuses on "agile combat", including wall running, zip-lines, and acrobatics.
With an arsenal of kick-ass, overpowered weapons and a knack for traversing the city with hyper agility, it’s not the end of days for you. This is your awesomepocalypse.
Title: Titanfall | Developer: Respawn Entertainment | Release date: NA: March 11th, 2014 EU: March 13th, 2014 | Genre: FPS | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Announcement Trailer | E3 2013 Gameplay Demo | Angel City Gameplay
Crafted by one of the co-creators of Call of Duty and other key developers behind the Call of Duty franchise, Titanfall is among the most highly anticipated games of 2014, having been shrouded in mystery for nearly three years. The visionaries at Respawn have drawn inspiration from their proven experience in first-person action gaming, and are building on that pedigree by taking a new approach to game design and creating an all-new universe with Titanfall.
Title: Bound by Flame | Developer: Spiders Studios | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Action RPG | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: First Teaser Trailer
As a victim of this demonic influence, players will have to choose between the powers offered by this evil or to reject the demonic influence, developing heroic talents instead. Dangers, and enemies becoming more terrifying and fearsome in battle, will be temptations to acquire more power by giving up part of the hero’s soul to the demon. Progression of the demonic influence will be reflected by the transformation of the hero’s body. Through its different chapters, Bound by Flame will offer many quests around a primary, epic adventure.
Title: Daylight | Developer: Zombie Studios | Release date: Q1 2014 | Genre: Survival Horror | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Debut Trailer | Gameplay Demo
Daylight is a survival horror video game played from a first-person perspective. The player does not have access to weapons; their only tool is their cell phone, which is also their sole light source. The game features procedurally generated levels so that no two environments are the same. The plot is centered around a woman who regains consciousness in an abandoned hospital with no memory of how she got there. With her cell phone as her only light source, she must explore the haunted hospital and its criminal past in order to escape.
Title: Deep Down | Developer: Capcom | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: RPG | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Announcement Trailer | TGS 2013 Trailer | Full Gameplay Demo
Deep Down is an upcoming free-to-play fantasy online role-playing video game by Capcom. The player perspective for Deep Down begins in New York City in the year 2094. By touching magical artifacts, players are teleported into the distant past to explore dungeons and avoid or battle monsters and seek treasure.This title is to be developed using "Panta Rhei," Capcom's proprietary software development engine to provide the optimum game development environment for next-generation game consoles. "Panta Rhei" supports the latest graphics, enhances work flow to bring down development costs, and improves development efficiency in order to raise game quality.
Title: Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition | Developer: Blizzard | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Action, RPG | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: PS4 Announcement | How it Works on PS4 | Conversations with Creators | Gameplay Video
The game comes with Diablo III+Reaper of Souls.
EVIL IS IN ITS PRIME
Twenty years have passed since the Prime Evils were defeated and banished from the world of Sanctuary. Now, you must return to where it all began—the town of Tristram—and investigate rumors of a fallen star, for this is an omen that the End Times have begun.
Call Upon Your Allies
Play solo or form a party of up to four heroes—either with local players together on the same screen or with network players online (or mix and match).
Pick Up and Slay
Take a stand as one of humanity’s last defenders—barbarian, witch doctor, monk, demon hunter, or wizard—and level up with devastating new powers and abilities.
Conquer a Dynamic Battlefield
Lay waste to hordes of evil throughout randomized 3D environments. Face innumerable demonic foes, uncover quests in new locations, and lay claim to masses of loot every time you play.
Title: Don't Starve | Developer: Klei Entertainment | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Adventure, Strategy, Sim | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Gameplay & Core Mechanics | Interview | Gameplay Video
Play as Wilson, an intrepid Gentleman Scientist who has been trapped by a demon and transported to a mysterious wilderness world. Wilson must learn to exploit his environment and its inhabitants if he ever hopes to escape and find his way back home. Enter a strange and unexplored world full of strange creatures, dangers, and surprises. Gather resources to craft items and structures that match your survival style. Play your way as you unravel the mysteries of this strange land.
Uncompromising Survival & World Exploration: No instructions. No help. No hand holding. Start with nothing and craft, hunt, research, farm and fight to survive.
Dark and Whimsical Visuals: 2D characters and odd creatures inhabiting a unique 3D world.
Randomly Generated New Worlds: Want a new map? No problem! At any time you can generate a new living and breathing world that hates you and wants you to die.
Title: Driveclub | Developer: Evolution Studios | Release date: TBA 2014 | Genre: Racing | Official Website | Platform(s):
Media: Announcement Trailer | Night Time Trial | Gameplay Video
DRIVECLUB is all about you and your friends. It's about teamwork; it's about everyone fighting for one another and earning rewards together - and most importantly it's about sharing in the sheer thrill of every race. It permanently connects you and your friends, always allowing you to share your experiences, send and receive challenges, and keep up to speed with your team's performance.