New Game Release Dates Of 2018: Red Dead 2, Super Smash Bros., Black Ops 4

Below you can see release dates for the biggest games of 2018.

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After the amazing gaming year that was 2017, you have to wonder how 2018 will compare. But if 2018's current roster of releases is anything to go by, we might be in for another fantastic year. It seems primed to impress with a slew of hotly anticipated new games, including big-budget games like Super Smash Bros., Red Dead Redemption 2, God of War, Crackdown 3, and a whole lot more. To help you keep track of all the games coming out, we've compiled a list of all the noteworthy release dates for the biggest ones confirmed to come out in 2018 so far.

Be sure to check back often as we update this article with more release dates or any potential changes to any of the dates below. And if you're eager to figure out the release dates from games last year, you can also reference our feature on the game release dates of 2017.

January

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GamePlatformRelease Date
The Escapists 2SwitchJanuary 11
Forged Battalion PCJanuary 16
Kerbal Space Program: Enhanced EditionPS4, Xbox OneJanuary 16
Street Fighter V: Arcade EditionPS4, PCJanuary 16
Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth - Hacker's MemoryPS4, VitaJanuary 19
Kirby Battle Royale3DSJanuary 19
IconoclastsPS4, VitaJanuary 23
Lost SphearPS4, Switch, PCJanuary 23
OK KO: Let's Play HeroesPS4, Xbox One, PCJanuary 23
The InpatientPSVRJanuary 23
My Time at PortiaPCJanuary 23
Velocity 2X: Critical Mass EditionPS4, VitaJanuary 23
CelestePS4, Switch, PCJanuary 25
Dust and SaltPCJanuary 25
Dragon Ball FighterZPS4, Xbox One, PCJanuary 26
Monster Hunter WorldPS4, Xbox OneJanuary 26
Railway EmpirePCJanuary 26
Dissidia: Final Fantasy NTPS4January 30
Railway EmpirePS4, Xbox OneJanuary 30

February

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GamePlatformRelease Date
Batallion 1944 (Early Access)PCFebruary 1
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac AgePCFebruary 1
Night in the WoodsSwitchFebruary 1
SteamWorld DigSwitchFebruary 1
EA Sports UFC 3PS4, Xbox OneFebruary 2
Shadow of the ColossusPS4February 6
Civilization VI: Rise and Fall (Expansion)PCFebruary 8
Dragon Quest BuildersSwitchFebruary 9
The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of BritanniaPS4February 9
Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late[st]PS4, PS3, VitaFebruary 9
Crossing Souls PS4, PCFebruary 13
Dynasty Warriors 9PS4, Xbox One, PCFebruary 13
The Fall 2: UnboundPS4, Xbox One, PCFebruary 13
Kingdom Come: DeliverancePS4, Xbox One, PCFebruary 13
OwlboySwitchFebruary 13
The Longest Five MinutesSwitch, Vita, PCFebruary 13
Monster Energy Supercross: The Official VideogamePS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCFebruary 13
Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology3DSFebruary 13
Secret of ManaPS4, PS Vita, PCFebruary 15
Bayonetta + Bayonetta 2SwitchFebruary 16
FePS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCFebruary 16
Age of Empires: Definitive EditionPCFebruary 20
Metal Gear SurvivePS4, Xbox One, PCFebruary 20
Xenon Valkyrie+Xbox OneFebruary 20
Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 PlusSwitchFebruary 22
Stellaris: ApocalypsePCFebruary 22
Past CurePS4, Xbox One, PCFebruary 23
Sword Art Online: Fatal BulletPS4, Xbox One, PCFebruary 23
Yume Nikki: Dream DiaryPCFebruary 23
GravelXbox OneFebruary 26
De Blob 2PS4, Xbox OneFebruary 27
Immortal RedneckXbox OneFebruary 27
Payday 2SwitchFebruary 27
Riftstar RaidersXbox OneFebruary 27

March

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Bravo TeamPSVRMarch 6
Final Fantasy XV: Royal EditionPS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 6
FranticsPS4March 6
Scribblenauts ShowdownPS4, Xbox One, SwitchMarch 6
Fear Effect SednaPS4, Xbox One, PC, SwitchMarch 6
Devil May Cry HD CollectionPS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 13
GolemPSVRMarch 13
Pure Farming 2018PS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 13
Burnout Paradise RemasteredPS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 13
Kirby Star AlliesSwitchMarch 16
Assassin's Creed Rogue: RemasteredPS4, Xbox OneMarch 20
Attack on Titan 2PS4, Xbox One, PC, SwitchMarch 20
Sea of ThievesXbox One, PCMarch 20
Titan QuestPS4, Xbox OneMarch 20
A Way OutPS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 23
Detective Pikachu3DSMarch 23
Ni no Kuni II: Revenant KingdomPS4, PCMarch 23
Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious PaintingsPS4, PC, SwitchMarch 27
Far Cry 5PS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 27
MLB The Show 18PS4March 27
Outlast 2SwitchMarch 27
AgonyPS4, Xbox One, PCMarch 30

April

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GamePlatformRelease Date
ExtinctionPS4, Xbox One, PCApril 10
OwlboyPS4, Xbox OneApril 10
Hellblade: Senua's SacrificeXbox OneApril 11
Wild Guns ReloadedSwitchApril 17
Yakuza 6: The Song of LifePS4April 17
Metal Max XenoPS4, VitaApril 19
God of WarPS4April 20
Nintendo Labo Variety KitSwitchApril 20
Nintendo Labo Robot KitSwitchApril 20
Adventure Time: Pirates of the EnchiridionPS4, Xbox One, PC, SwitchApril 24
FrostpunkPCApril 24
South Park: The Fractured But WholeSwitchApril 24

May

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GamePlatformRelease Date
Super Mega Baseball 2PS4, Xbox One, PCMay 1
Killing Floor: IncursionPSVRMay 1
Total War Saga: Thrones of BritanniaPCMay 3
City of BrassPS4, Xbox One, PCMay 4
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical FreezeSwitchMay 4
AO International Tennis (originally AU, NZ only)PS4, Xbox One, PCMay 8
Conan ExilesPS4, Xbox One, PCMay 8
Destiny 2: WarmindPS4, Xbox One, PCMay 8
Pillars of Eternity II: DeadfirePCMay 8
Raging JusticeSwitch, PS4, Xbox One, PCMay 8
Tacoma (first released on Xbox One, PC)PS4May 8
Immortal RedneckSwitchMay 10
One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3SwitchMay 11
Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – MartyrPS4, Xbox One, PCMay 11
Battle Chasers: NightwarSwitchMay 15
Dragon's Crown ProPS4May 15
Horizon Chase TurboPS4, PCMay 15
Little Witch Academia: Chamber of TimePS4, PCMay 15
OmensightPS4, PCMay 15
Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux3DSMay 15
Far: Lone SailsPCMay 17
Hyrule Warriors: Definitive EditionSwitchMay 18
Little Nightmares: Complete EditionSwitchMay 18
State of Decay 2 (Ultimate Edition)Xbox One, PCMay 18
Ancestors LegacyXbox One, PCMay 22
Mega Man Legacy CollectionSwitchMay 22
Mega Man Legacy Collection 2SwitchMay 22
Runner3Switch, PCMay 22
Space Hulk: Deathwing - Enhanced EditionPS4, PCMay 22
State of Decay 2 (Standard Edition)Xbox One, PCMay 22
Tennis World TourPS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCMay 22
Dillon's Dead-Heat Breakers3DSMay 24
Dark Souls RemasteredPS4, Xbox One, PCMay 25
Detroit: Become HumanPS4May 25
AgonyPS4, Xbox One, PCMay 29
EverspacePS4May 29
Legend of Kay AnniversarySwitchMay 29
Sega Mega Drive ClassicsPS4, Xbox OneMay 29
Street Fighter 30th Anniversary CollectionPS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCMay 29

June

GamePlatformRelease Date
BlazBlue: Cross Tag BattlePS4, PC, SwitchJune 5
The Elder Scrolls Online: SummersetPS4, Xbox One, PCJune 5
OnrushPS4, Xbox OneJune 5
Shaq Fu: A Legend RebornPS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCJune 5
VampyrPS4, Xbox One, PCJune 5
MotoGP 18PS4, Xbox One, PCJune 7
Sushi Striker: The Way of SushidoSwitch, 3DSJune 8
Jurassic World Evolution (Digital)PS4, Xbox One, PCJune 12
Moss (Physical)PS4June 12
Super Bomberman RPS4, Xbox One, PCJune 12
LEGO The IncrediblesXbox One, PS4, Switch, PCJune 15
The Lost ChildPS4, PS VitaJune 19
Mario Tennis AcesSwitchJune 22
New Gundam BreakerPS4, PCJune 22
Far Cry 3 Classic EditionPS4, Xbox OneJune 26
The Crew 2PS4, Xbox One, PCJune 29
MXGP ProPS4, Xbox One, PCJune 29
Wolfenstein II: The New ColossusSwitchJune 29

July

GamePlatformRelease Date
Jurassic World Evolution (Physical)Xbox One, PS4, PCJuly 3
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane TrilogyXbox One, Switch, PCJuly 10
Captain Toad: Treasure TrackerSwitch, 3DSJuly 13
Octopath TravelerSwitchJuly 13
Sonic Mania PlusPS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCJuly 17
Mega Man X Collection 1+2PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PCJuly 24
The Banner Saga 3PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC, MacJuly 24

August

GamePlatformRelease Date
WarioWare Gold3DSAugust 3
World of Warcraft: Battle for AzerothPCAugust 14
Little Dragons CafePS4, SwitchAugust 24
Yakuza Kiwami 2PS4August 28

September

GamePlatformRelease Date
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive AgePS4September 4
SNK Heroines: Tag Team FrenzyPS4, SwitchSeptember 7
Spider-ManPS4September 7
Shadow of the Tomb RaiderPS4, Xbox One, PCSeptember 14
Spyro Reignited TrilogyPS4, Xbox OneSeptember 21

October

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GamePlatformRelease Date
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4PS4, Xbox One, PCOctober 12
Red Dead Redemption 2PS4, Xbox OneOctober 26

Big Games Confirmed for 2018

Below you can find a list of the biggest games that don't have explicit release dates but are confirmed to release sometime this year. There are also games listed that we expect to launch in 2018. We'll be moving each of these games into the release date sections above as soon as official dates are announced.

GamePlatform
Ace Combat 7: Skies UnknownPS4, Xbox One, PC
Code: VeinPS4, Xbox One, PC
Crackdown 3Xbox One, PC
Darksiders 3PS4, Xbox One, PC
Dark Souls RemasteredSwitch
Kingdom Hearts IIIPS4, Xbox One
Left AlivePS4, Xbox One
Metro ExodusPS4, Xbox One, PC
Persona Q23DS
Shenmue IIIPS4, PC
Skull & BonesPS4, Xbox One, PC
Super Smash Bros. (Working Title)Switch
Travis Strikes Again: No More HeroesSwitch
Valkyria Chronicles 4PS4, Xbox One, Switch
The Walking Dead Season 4TBA
The Wolf Among Us: Season 2TBA
Yoshi (2018)Switch

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