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Video Game Release Dates for May 2022

By Ambia Staley | April 27, 2022

Take a break to escape the spring pollen and check out the new video games hitting store shelves this May!

This month sees the highly anticipated releases of Trek to Yomi, Evil Dead: The Game, and much more!

Before you check out May's upcoming games, here are some announcements you may have missed:

Without further ado, check out our list of games coming out in May:

May 3

  • Dungeon Defenders: Awakened (PS4)

May 5

May 10

  • Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising (Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • Salt and Sacrifice (PS4, PS5, PC) [Epic Games]
  • We Were Here Forever (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

May 11

  • Brigandine: The Legend of Runersia (PC) [Steam]

May 12

  • The Centennial Case: A Shijima Story (PS4, PS5, Switch, PC) [Steam]

May 13

May 19

  • Deadcraft (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [PlayStation Store/Nintendo eShop/Steam]
  • Deliver Us The Moon (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) [Amazon/Best Buy/Walmart/Steam]
  • Souldiers (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • Vampire: The Masquerade - Swansong (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Epic Games]

May 20

  • Dolmen (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

May 24

May 26

May 27

  • Kao the Kangaroo (PS4, PS5, Switch Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • Pac-Man Museum+ (PS4, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Best Buy]

May 31

  • SnowRunner (PS5, Xbox Series X/S)

April 2022

Spring has arrived, and so has a selection of brand new video games to play!

This month sees the release of games including MLB The Show 22, Nintendo Switch Sports, and more.

Before you check out April's upcoming games, March had a number of notable announcements:

Without further ado, check out our list of games coming out in April:

April 1

April 5

April 7

  • Chrono Cross: The Radical Dreamers Edition (PS4, Switch, Xbox One, PC) [Nintendo eShop/Steam]
  • Godfall: Ultimate Edition (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • The House of the Dead: Remake (Switch) [Nintendo eShop]

April 12

April 14

April 20

April 26

April 29


March 2022

Grab your controller, mouse, or phone and check out the latest batch of new video games hitting stores this March!

This month, you'll finally get the chance to play Triangle Strategy and Kirby and the Forgotten Land for Nintendo Switch, as well as Tiny Tina's Wonderlands for Xbox and PlayStation consoles and PC.

Before you check out the list of upcoming games, you may want to pick up some past games you've missed, because Nintendo announced in February that it plans to discontinue Wii U and 3DS eShop purchases by March 2023.

Without further ado, check out our list of games coming out in March:

March 1

March 3

March 4

March 9

  • RPG Time: The Legend of Wright (Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC, iOS, Android) [Xbox Store]

March 10

  • Aztech Forgotten Gods (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • Chocobo GP (Switch) [Nintendo Shop]
  • Submerged: Hidden Depths (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • Workshop Simulator (PS4, Xbox One, PC) [Steam]

March 11

March 15

March 16

  • Tunic (Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

March 17

  • Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (PS4, Switch, PC) [Steam]

March 18

  • Stranger Of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Best Buy/Walmart]

March 22

March 24

  • A Memoir Blue (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

March 25

March 29

March 30

  • Death Stranding Director's Cut (PC) [Steam]

March 31

  • Starship Troopers: Terran Command (PC) [Steam]
  • Weird West (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

February 2022

February may be the shortest month of the year, but it's not short on new video games coming to store shelves!

This month, you can get your hands on highly anticipated titles, including Horizon Forbidden West and Elden Ring! Nintendo players will also get a change to experience the world of Kingdom Hearts, as the Kingdom Hearts series will become available on for play on the cloud starting in February.

If you subscribe to the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack, you'll be happy to hear that The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask is finally getting added to the catalogue in February, while Banjo-Kazooie was added in late January!

Without further ado, check out our list of games coming out in February:

February 1

  • Life is Strange Remastered Collection (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Stadia, PC) [Steam]

February 2

  • The Waylanders (PC) [Steam]

February 3

February 4

February 8

  • OlliOlli World (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]
  • Sifu (PS4, PS5, PC) [Epic Games]

February 10

February 11

February 15

February 17

  • Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection (Switch) [Amazon/Best Buy]
  • The King of Fighters XV (PS4 PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Best Buy/Walmart]
  • Total War: Warhammer III (PC) [Steam]

February 18

February 22

  • Destiny 2: The Witch Queen** (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Stadia, PC) [Steam]
  • Monark (PS4, PS5, Switch, PC) [Amazon/Walmart]

February 23

  • Edge of Eternity*** (Switch)

February 24

  • Martha Is Dead (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

February 25

*Note that all Kingdom Hearts games for Nintendo Switch are playable on the cloud only and require an internet connection to play. It is suggested you try out the free demo before purchase.

**Destiny 2: The Witch Queen is DLC that requires the base game Destiny 2 to play.

***Edge of Eternity with be released as a Cloud version for Nintendo Switch.


January 2022

2022 is here, and that means there's a brand new year of video games to look forward to!

This January, you can get your hands on new titles like Pokémon Legends: Arceus, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Extraction, and more!

Without further ado, check out our list of games coming out in January:

January 4

January 6

  • Demon Gaze Extra (PS4, Switch)

January 12

  • Monster Hunter Rise (PC) [Steam]

January 13

January 14

  • God Of War (PC) [Steam]

January 20

  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Extraction (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Stadia, PC) [Amazon/Best Buy/Walmart]
  • Windjammers 2 (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Stadia, PC) [Steam]

January 21

January 27

  • Circuit Superstars* (PS4)
  • Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX 2 (PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) [Steam]

January 28

*At time of publishing, Circuit Superstars is not available for pre-order, but its release date was confirmed via Twitter