2022 Game Release Date Calendar - All Major Release Dates & More!

lineup of major game releases in 2022

lineup of major game releases in 2022

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We are still barreling through 2022 and as we make near the end of September, there are still plenty of games set for release this year, even with Hogwarts Legacy's recent delay into 2023! As of right now, it's some big titles have locked themselves in for Q3/Q4 releases, saving the year from becoming a bit unremarkable.

Gamescom 2022, a Sony State of Play and Nintendo Direct also brought the announcement of some exciting new games but they are mostly due for release in 2023.

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January 2022

January is usually a quiet month in the video game world but not in 2022. There are some huge releases slated to get us ready for an even busier February.

  • Monster Hunter Rise (on PC) - 12 January
  • God of War (on PC) - 14 January
  • Rainbow Six Extraction (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Stadia, PC) - 20 January
  • Windjammers 2 (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC, Stadia) - 20 January
  • Pokémon Legends: Arceus (Switch) - 27 January
  • Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection (PS5, PC) - 28 January
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February 2022

February is set to be a mammoth month and that is still the case even after the delay of Saint's Row.

  • Life is Strange: Remastered Collection (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 1 February
  • Dying Light 2: Stay Human (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 4 February
  • OlliOlli World (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 8 February
  • Sifu (PS4, PS5, PC) - 8 February
  • Crossfire X (XBO, XBS S/X) - 10 February
  • Kingdom Hearts Collection (Switch) - 10 February
  • Lost Ark (PC) - 11 February
  • Total War: Warhammer 3 (PC) - 17 February
  • Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection (Switch) - 18 February
  • Horizon: Forbidden West (PS4, PS5) - 18 February
  • Destiny 2: The Witch Queen (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Stadia, PC) - 22 February
  • Elden Ring (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 25 February
  • Grid Legends (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 25 February
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March 2022

March was initially a little quieter than February but the big releases stacked up over time!

  • Elex II (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 1 March
  • Babylon's Fall (PS4, PS5, PC) - 2 March
  • Triangle Strategy (Switch) - 4 March
  • Gran Turismo 7 (PS4, PS5) - 4 March
  • WWE 2K22 (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC_ - 8 March
  • Tunic (XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 16 March
  • Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 18 March
  • Tiny Tina's Wonderlands (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 25 March
  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land (Switch) - 25 March
  • Ghostwire: Tokyo (PS5) - 25 March
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April 2022

April 2022 was originally home to S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2 but it has since been delayed to December.

  • MLB: The Show 22 (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 5 April
  • House of the Dead: Remake (Switch) - 7 April
  • Godfall: Ultimate Edition (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 7 April
  • Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (Switch) - 20 April
  • Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodhunt (PlayStation 5 and PC) - 27 April
  • Rogue Legacy (XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 28 April
  • Nintendo Switch Sports - (Switch) - 29 April

May 2022

A big PlayStation console exclusive was set for May 2022 but is now delayed. Another game recently had its release date confirmed.

  • Trek to Yomi (PS4, PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 5 May
  • Salt and Sacrifice (PS4, PS5, PC) - 10 May
  • Evil Dead: The Game (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 13 May
  • Vampire: The Masquerade - Swansong (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 19 May
  • MX vs ATV Legends (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 24 May
  • Sniper Elite 5 - (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X & PC) - 26 May
  • My Time at Sandrock (PC) - 26 May
  • Kao the Kangaroo (PC, PS5, PS4, XBX/S, XB1, Switch) – 27 May

June 2022

There are a few major releases slated for June 2022 at the moment.

  • Mario Strikers: Battle League (Switch) - 10 June
  • The Quarry (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 10 June
  • Sonic Origins (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 23 June
  • Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes (Switch) - 24 June
  • Disgaea 6 Complete (PS4, PS5, PC) - 28 June
  • Outriders Worldslayer (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC) - 30 June

July 2022

There is one major release slated for July 2022 at the moment.

  • Klonoa: Phantasy Reverie Series (Switch, XBS S/X, PS5) - 8 July
  • Digimon Survive ( PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC) - 29 July
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 3 (Switch) - 29 July

August 2022

Saint's Row leads the way in August but there are plenty of other exciting titles planned for release.

  • Turbo Golf Racing (XBS S/X, XBO, PC) - 4 August
  • Two Point Campus (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 9 August
  • Marvel's Spider-Man (PC) - 12 August
  • Thymesia (PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 18 August
  • Madden 23 (PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 19 August
  • Saint's Row (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, PC) - 23 August
  • F1 Manager 2022 (PS5, XBS S/X, PS4, XBO, PC) - 25 August
  • Destroy All Humans! 2 - Reprobed (PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 30 August
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September 2022

There are a ton of major releases slated for September 2022 at the moment!

  • The Last of Us Part 1 (PS5) - 2 September
  • Steelrising (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC) - 8 September
  • NBA 2K23 (PS5, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) 9 September
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  • Splatoon 3 (Switch) - 9 September
  • Metal: Hellsinger (PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 15 September
  • Session Skate Sim (PS4, PS5, XBO, XBS S/X, Switch, PC) - 22 September
  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails from Zero (PS4, Switch, PC) - 27 September
  • FIFA 23 (PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 30 September

October 2022

There are also quite a few major releases slated for October 2022 so far!

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November 2022

November was set to be all about Starfield, but now it belongs to God of War: Ragnarok!

  • God of War: Ragnarok (PS5) - 9 November
  • Company of Heroes 3 (PC) - 17 November
  • Pokémon Scarlet & Violet (Switch) - 18 November
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December 2022

December is usually quiet but there are a few titles still releasing this month.

  • The Callisto Protocol (PS5, XBS S/X, PC) - 2 December
  • Hello Neighbor 2 (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC) - 6 December
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2022 Games Currently Without a Date

There are many games still slated to release in 2022 but have no month or specific date attached to them;

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