The Game Awards or TGA is an annual awards ceremony for the video games and eSports industry. In 2023 it took place on December 8. In addition to the announcement of the winners in various areas, there were announcements of new projects. We talked about the most interesting of them in our article.
Here you will find more information about the games that won top awards at The Game Awards 2023.
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons remake
The remake was announced Brothers: A Story of Two Sons. The original is an adventure with many puzzles. It received high marks from the specialized press and many prestigious awards. Externally, the re-release looks interesting – instead of a simple image we get realistic graphics. But the gameplay of the game remains about the same as it was 10 years ago. The release will take place on February 28, 2024 on PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X/S.
Pony Island 2: Panda Circus
Follow-up announced Pony Island 2016. In the second part, a new phantasmagoric adventure through different eras awaits us. The gameplay of the game will be a hybrid of different genres, which will change depending on the level. The project won’t be released until 2025.
The rise of the golden idol
The Rise of the Golden Idol – direct sequel The Case of the Golden Idol. The second part, like the first, will be a pixel quest. The game offers 15 detective investigations, the action of which will take place in the 1970s. We will see the other side of the era, with many murders, debauchery and crimes motivated by jealousy. Release in 2024.
A simple third-person action game with cartoon graphics similar to the latest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem. You play as a modern teenage girl who encounters monsters from a parallel dimension. The release date is set for 2025.
The latest video for Arknights: Endfield invites everyone to sign up for the beta test, which starts on January 24, 2024. The game is a hybrid of RPG and third-person action for mobile phones and PC.
Harmonium: the musical
Harmonium: The Musical is an unusual game that is a musical adventure. Moreover, the main character is a deaf girl. Externally, the project is stylized like modern Disney cartoons. The release date has not yet been announced.
Blown by the wind
Motion Twin, authors Dead Cells has announced a new roguelike called Windblown. A difficult adventure awaits you in a dangerous world, which you can experience alone or in the company of friends. The game resembles a hand-drawn cartoon with many violent scenes. Windblown will be available in Early Access on PC in 2024.
A game with excellent audio and visual design. Thrasher’s gameplay is reminiscent of the classic Snake. You control a wriggling eel, which grows bigger and stronger over time. During the passage you will have to avoid obstacles and fight various bosses. The release date has not yet been announced.
Person 3 Reload
Remake of the classic Persona 3 has received a new gameplay video. Thanks to him, it becomes clear that the game will look as much like him as possible fifth part. The release will take place on February 2, 2024.
In addition to the re-release of the third Persona, Atlus showed a new video of their new project called Metaphor: ReFantazio. This is a fantasy jRPG with unusual location and enemy design. It will appear on store shelves in the fall of 2024.
Action role-playing game from Archetype Entertainment, a studio where people from Bioware work. They used to develop Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and Dragon Age: Origins. Exodus seems Mass Effect, only darker. It’s notable that one of the characters is voiced by actor Matthew McConaughey. It was he who presented the game on stage at The Game Awards 2023. The release date has not been announced.
God of War: Ragnarok Valhalla
Free add-on for God of War: Ragnarok, which will add a new story mode. It will be closer to a roguelike than the usual action RPG from the original game. The DLC will be released on December 12, 2023.
Co-op adventure from the authors Untitled Game of the Goose. Big Walk takes you on a journey through an open world full of puzzles and mini-games. Release in 2025.
Prince of Persia The lost crown
“Prince of Persia” received a new video. It told us the details of the local plot and showed us the gameplay. Let us remind you that we are talking about an action platformer with a new main character that has nothing to do with it “Sands of Time”. The demo version of the game will be available on January 11, 2024.
Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2
Second in the trailer Hellblade showed us Senua’s new adventure through mystical worlds. Apparently the game will retain the signature madness of the original, but be even darker and more atmospheric. The release date is set for 2024.
No rest for the wicked
A new project from Moon Studios, the authors of the duology Ori. No Rest for the Wicked will be an isometric RPG with dynamic combat. The game immediately impresses with its colorful, detailed visuals and unique visual style.
Dragon Ball Z: Sparks! Zero
A fighting game based on the anime series “Dragon Ball Z” has been announced. All well-known characters appear in the game, including the main heroes and villains. The release date has not yet been announced.
The casting of Frank Stone
Horror set in the universe Dead by daylight. The Casting of Frank Stone is being developed by Supermassive Games, the authors Until Dawn and the anthology The Dark Pictures. We are promised an interesting story with unexpected plot twists. The game will be available in stores in 2024.
Visions of Mana
Return of the Mana series after a 15 year hiatus. This is a colorful jRPG from Square Enix. The closest analogue is classical parts Final fantasy. The release date is set for 2024.
Hideo Kojima showed a trailer for his new project, which is made in collaboration with Xbox Game Studios. According to the Japanese developer, this is something between a game and a movie. Jordan Peele, known for the horror film Get Out, was brought in to work on it.
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Jurassic Park: Survive
Storyline action game set in the Jurassic Park universe. Maybe it’s an outlet for those waiting for the remake Dino crisis. Development is carried out by Saber Interactive, the authors Evil Dead: The Game. The release date has not yet been announced.
Lost Records: Bloom & Rage
The adventure Lost Records: Bloom & Rage has been announced, in which four friends try to understand the events of their past. We are promised a non-linear story where every action will have far-reaching consequences. Development is carried out by DON’T NOD, the authors Remember me and the first two Life is strange. The release will take place at the end of 2024.
The first berserker: Khazan
The hardcore role-playing action game The First Berserker: Khazan is set in the Dungeon & Fighter universe. It felt like a mixture Devil May Cry and the latest God of War. No release date has been announced.
The last sentinel
An announcement has been made of a futuristic open-world action game from Lightspeed Studios, made up of former Rockstar Games developers. Judging from the trailer, this is a dark game in the cyberpunk genre. Nothing is known about the release date of The Last Sentinel.
Zenless Zone Zero
A new project from HoYoverse, known for Genshin Impact and Honkai: Star Rail. This time the usual gacha mechanics are combined with the use of firearms. The game will be released in 2024.
Den of Wolves
Another action game in the cyberpunk genre, this time dedicated to heists. Perhaps in spirit we are waiting for a game Payday, only in a futuristic setting. A release date for Den Of Wolves has not yet been announced.
An online shooter from the former developers of The Division. Exoborne is set in a post-apocalyptic world, where players must penetrate dangerous territory in search of valuable resources.
Don’t light a fire
New project from the authors No one’s heaven. The game takes place in a fantasy universe and the open world will be simply enormous: the developers promise to recreate an entire planet the size of Earth. We hope that Hello Games will succeed first time this time.
Add-ons for Final Fantasy 16
Square Enix has announced two add-ons for the sixteenth part of Final Fantasy. The first, called Echoes of the Fallen, is already available for purchase and the second (The Rising Tide) will be released in spring 2024.
Monster Hunter Wilds
New part of the series Monster Hunter, that promises to be even better and more diverse. This time the focus is on a large open world. The release date is set for 2025.
Arkane Lyon, authors of the duology Dishonored, has announced a game about the vampire Blade. We are not talking about a new project in the immersive sim genre, but about a standard third-person action game. Unfortunately, more detailed information about the game is not yet available.
Rise of the Ronin
Exclusive to PS5 Rise of the Ronin has received a new trailer and a release date has been set for March 22, 2024. We are talking about a dark and atmospheric action game, the action of which will take place in medieval Japan.
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Source: VG Times
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