Regardless of the launch of two new consoles final 12 months, PC dominated a lot of the dialog in 2017 due to the exceptional success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, which launched in Early Entry in March and proceeded to shatter participant and gross sales data all through the rest of the 12 months. However whereas PUBG might have been the platform’s greatest success story in 2017, it definitely wasn’t the one noteworthy PC recreation to return out final 12 months, with critically acclaimed titles like Divinity: Original Sin II and Doki Doki Literature Club all releasing completely for the platform.
2018 is likewise shaping as much as be one other nice 12 months for PC gamers. By way of breadth, no platform has extra unique video games on the way in which this 12 months than PC. A whole lot of video games are set to launch on the platform over the course of the following 12 months due to digital storefronts like Steam and GOG, which permit impartial builders to launch their titles to the general public extra simply than they might historically have the ability to.
Whereas it will be not possible to say all the PC video games in retailer for this 12 months, there are a number of high-profile releases that ought to be on everybody’s radar. Within the video above, we check out a few of the greatest PC exclusives on the way in which in 2018, from the Monster Hunter-like co-op RPG Dauntless to the traditional technique recreation Age of Empires: Definitive Edition and Obsidian’s subsequent RPG, Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. You can even see all of the year’s big PC exclusives in our gallery.
No matter which platform you personal, there are numerous thrilling video games to sit up for in 2018. Along with the most important PC titles, we have taken a have a look at the most anticipated PS4 games, Nintendo Switch games, and Xbox One games of the 12 months.