Each week, NextPlay brings you the newest games hitting digital stores and storefronts. While we can’t include every game released, we strive to highlight the ones that have caught our interest. So without further ado, let’s have a look at a selection of new games coming out this week!
Release Date: October 10 | Developer: Turn 10 Studios | Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
Platform: PC, Xbox Series X|S
Out-build the competition in the new career. Race your friends in adjudicated multiplayer events. Compete in over 500 cars on world-famous tracks with cutting-edge AI, advanced physics, tire and fuel strategy, and driver and safety ratings.
Release Date: October 10 | Developer: MegaWobble | Publisher: Playtonic Friends
Platform: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S (already available on PC and Nintendo Switch)
There’s a buddy atop every hill in this open-world, movement-focused adventure and they all seem to need help! Bop cardboard baddies, brave serene hills and forests, and scale sheer rocks that only a kid would dare!
Release Date: October 10 | Developer: BURA | Publisher: BURA
Platform: Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch (already available on PC)
After being deployed to his first mission, Rourke leaves The Core’s base for the very first time, only to discover the dark truth about the operation he’s part of and the consequences of deserting an inescapable war.
Release Date: October 10 | Developer: Roblox Corporation | Publisher: Roblox Corporation
Platform: PlayStation 4 (already available on Android, Xbox One, Mac, iOS, PC)
Roblox is a massively multiplayer online platform marketed towards creators and players of all ages. It allows its users to create their own virtual worlds using a variety of objects, in which they or other members may enter and socialize within. Worlds created on Roblox can be scripted using a sandboxed edition of Lua 5.1 to affect events that occur in-game and create different scenarios.
Release Date: October 10 | Developer: Saber Interactive | Publisher: Saber Interactive
Platform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S
Wild Card Football is a fun pick-up-and-play arcade-style football game featuring 7v7 team-focused gameplay with the unique Wild Card system that lets you change the course of the action in an instant with special power-ups and rule-breaking abilities.
The Front (Early Access)
Release Date: October 11 | Developer: Samar Studio | Publisher: Samar Studio
The Front is a survival-open-world-crafting shooter game. Players will assume the role of a resistance fighter sent back in time to stop the rise of a tyrannical empire that has conquered the world using technology based on unknown relics.
Release Date: October 13 | Developer: APLUS Co., Ltd. | Publisher: Arc System Works
Platform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC, Nintendo Switch
River City Ransom is back, rebuilt from the ground up! Rekindle old rivalries and relive past rumbles through a completely revamped story!
A re-release of the classic Nintendo 3DS sandbox brawler, this version of the game has been updated with tweaked controls, graphical upgrades, and a new online mode in the form of Double Dragon Duel 2023.
Release Date: October 12 | Developer: KEMCO | Publisher: KEMCO
Platform: PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, PC
The legends of energi once again in a new edition! Step into the enchanting world of Alphadia, a revitalized epic fantasy RPG series that merges the first two titles, ‘Alphadia I’ and ‘Alphadia II’, into a single, captivating adventure.
Release Date: October 13 | Developer: HEXWORKS | Publisher: CI Games
Platform: PlayStation 5, PC, Xbox Series X|S
A vast world awaits in all-new, dark fantasy action-RPG, Lords of the Fallen. As one of the fabled Dark Crusaders, embark on an epic quest to overthrow Adyr, the demon God.
Release Date: October 13 | Developer: Casual Brothers | Publisher: Outright Games
Platform: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S
The Grinch has had a wonderful, awful idea – steal all the presents in Who-ville, using gadgets like his stealthy Santa costume and Candy Cane Lasso. Help him sneak around, freeze creatures with snowballs, and learn the meaning of Christmas along the way, in this festive platformer!