Video Game Release Dates 2018

2018 is now upon us, which means it’s time to look ahead to all the games that are coming out this year. 2018 is already shaping up to be a good year for gamers, as there are plenty of new game releases to get hyped for. To keep track of all the games that are releasing in 2018, I put together this list of video game release dates 2018. This list will be updated frequently, so be sure to check back on the regular.

January 2018

Video Game Release Dates 2018

Monster Hunter: World is one of the big game releases in January.

January 11

  • The Escapists 2 (Nintendo Switch)

January 16

  • Street Fighter V Arcade Edition (PC, PS4)
  • Forged Battalion (PC)

January 18

  • World of the West (Nintendo Switch)
  • Gintama Rumble (PS4)

January 19

  • Death Mark (Switch, PS4)
  • Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth – Hacker’s Memory (PS4, Vita)
  • Kirby Battle Royale (3DS)

January 23

  • Lost Sphear (PC, Switch, PS4)
  • The Inpatient (PSVR)
  • Iconoclasts (PS4, Vita, PC)
  • My Time at Portia (PC)

January 25

  • Celeste (Switch, PS4, PC)
  • Dust and Salt (PC)

January 26

  • Dragon Ball FighterZ (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Monster Hunter World (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Railway Empire (PC)

January 30

  • Dissidia Final Fantasy NT (PS4)

February 2018

2018 video game release dates

Kingdom Come: Deliverance is one of the big game releases in February.

February 1

  • Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age (PC)
  • Battalion 1944 (PC)
  • Night in the Woods (Nintendo Switch)
  • Steamworld Dig (Nintendo Switch)

February 2

  • UFC 3 (PS4, Xbox One)

February 6

  • Shadow of the Colossus Remastered (PS4)
  • Don’t Starve Mega Pack (PS4, Xbox One)

February 7

  • Little Triangle (Xbox One)
  • Samsara (Xbox One)

February 8

  • ACA NeoGeo Blazing Star (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)
  • Bleed 2 (Xbox One)
  • Starpoint Gemini Warlords (Xbox One)
  • Civilization VI: Rise and Fall (PC)

February 9

  • Dragon Quest Builders (Nintendo Switch)
  • Overdriven Reloaded: Special Edition (Xbox One)
  • The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia (PS4)
  • Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late[st] (PS4, PS3, Vita)

February 12

  • Monster Energy Supercross (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch)

February 13

  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • The Fall 2: Unbound (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Owlboy (Switch, PS4, Xbox One)
  • Crossing Souls (PS4, PC)
  • The Longest Five Minutes (Switch, Vita, PC)
  • Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology (Nintendo 3DS)
  • Dynasty Warriors 9 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

February 15

  • Secret of Mana (PS4, PC, PS Vita)

February 16

  • Bayonetta 2 + Bayonetta 1  (Nintendo Switch)
  • Fe (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

February 18

  • Long Gone Days (PC)

February 19

  • The Station (Xbox One)

February 20

  • Metal Gear Survive (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Age of Empires: Definitive Edition (PC)
  • Xenon Valkyrie+ (Xbox One)

February 22

  • Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Plus (Switch)
  • Stellaris: Apocalypse (PC)

February 23

  • Past Cure (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Yume Nikki: Dream Diary (PC)
  • Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

February 26

  • Gravel (Xbox One)

February 27 

  • Moss (PSVR)
  • De Blob 2 (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Immortal Redneck (Xbox One)
  • Payday 2 (Switch)
  • Riftstar Raiders (Xbox One)

February 28

  • Darkest Dungeon (Xbox One)

March 2018

upcoming game releases 2018

Far Cry 5 is one of the big game releases in March.

March 2

  • Pit People (Xbox One, PC)

March 6

  • Scribblenauts Showdown (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)
  • Bravo Team (PSVR)
  • Final Fantasy XV: Royal Edition (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Frantics (PS4)
  • Fear Effect Sedna (Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, PC)

March 13

  • Devil May Cry HD Collection (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Golem (PSVR)
  • Q.U.B.E. 2 (PC)

March 14

  • #WarGames (PC)

March 16

  • Kirby Star Allies (Nintendo Switch)
  • Burnout Paradise Remastered (PS4, Xbox One)

March 20

  • Sea of Thieves (Xbox One, PC)
  • Assassin’s Creed Rogue: Remastered (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Attack on Titan 2 (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch)
  • Titan Quest (PS4, Xbox One)

March 23

  • A Way Out (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Ni no Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom (PS4, PC)
  • Detective Pikachu (Nintendo 3DS)
  • Pure Farming 2018 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

March 27

  • Far Cry 5 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • MLB The Show 18 (PS4)
  • Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings (PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC)

April 2018

Headlining April is the release of God of War. This new addition to the series drops on April 20.

April 10

  • Extinction (PS4, Xbox One, PC)


April 17

  • Yakuza 6: The Song of Life (PS4)

April 19

  • Metal Max Xeno (PS4, Vita)

April 20

  • God of War (PS4)
  • Nintendo Labo Variety Kit (Nintendo Switch)
  • Nintendo Labo Robot Kit (Nintendo Switch)

April 24

  • The Swords of Ditto (PS4, PC)
  • Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)
  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole (Nintendo Switch)

May 2018

The announcement of Dark Souls Remastered has many fans excited.

May 1

  • Killing Floor: Incursion (PSVR)

May 3

  • Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia (PC)

May 4

  • City of Brass (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo Switch)

May 8

  • Conan Exiles (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire (PC)

May 11

  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 (Nintendo Switch)
  • Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

May 15

  • Battle Chasers Nightwar (Nintendo Switch)
  • Dragon’s Crown Pro (PS4)
  • Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time (PC, PS4)
  • Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux (3DS)

May 17

  • Far: Lone Sails (PC)

May 18

  • Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition (Nintendo Switch)
  • Little Nightmares: Complete Edition (Nintendo Switch)
  • State of Decay 2 (Xbox One, PC)

May 22

  • Ancestors Legacy (Xbox One, PC)
  • Mega Man Legacy Collection (Nintendo Switch)
  • Runner 3 (Nintendo Switch, PC)
  • Space Hulk: Deathwing – Enhanced Edition (PS4, PC)
  • Tennis World Tour (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)

May 24

  • Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers (3DS)

May 25

  • Dark Souls Remastered (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)
  • Detroit: Become Human (PS4)

May 29

  • Everspace (PS4)
  • Legend of Kay Anniversary (Nintendo Switch)
  • Moonlighter (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, Mac)
  • Sega Mega Drive Classics (PS4, Xbox One)

June 2018

Jurassic World Evolution, a new park builder set in the Jurassic World universe is dropping in June. Get excited.

June 5

  • BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle (Nintendo Switch, PS4, PC)
  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Onrush (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)
  • Vampyr (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

June 7

  • MotoGP 18 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

June 8

  • Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido (Nintendo Switch, 3DS)

June 12

  • Super Bomberman R (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Jurassic World Evolution (PC, PS4, Xbox One)

June 22

  • Mario Tennis Aces (Nintendo Switch)
  • New Gundam Breaker (PS4, PC)

June 26

  • Far Cry 3 Classic Edition (PS4, Xbox One)

June 29

  • The Crew 2 (PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • MXGP Pro (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

July 2018

Captain Toad Treasure Tracker is slated to release in July.

July 10 

  • Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy (Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)

July 13

  • Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker (Nintendo Switch, 3DS)
  • Octopath Traveler (Switch)

July 17

  • Tempest 4000 (Xbox One, PS4)

July 27

  • WarioWare Gold (3DS)

August 2018

August 14

  • World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth (PC)

August 28

  • Yakuza Kiwami 2 (PS4)
  • Apex Construct (PSVR)

September 2018

Spider-Man is set to release in September. This new superhero game is on plenty of gamer’s radar.

September 4

  • Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age (PS4, PC)

September 7

  • Marvel’s Spider-Man (PS4)
  • Immortal: Unchained (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

September 11

  • NBA 2K19 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

September 14

  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

September 18

  • Blind (PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, HTC VIVE, and Open Source Virtual Reality)

September 21

  • Spyro Reignited Trilogy (PS4, Xbox One)

October 2018

Video Game Release Dates 2018

Red Dead Redemption 2 is set to release on October 26, 2018.

October 12

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

October 26

  • Red Dead Redemption 2 (PS4, Xbox One)

October 30


November 2018

Video game release dates 2018

Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are set to release on the NIntendo Switch November 16.

November 16

  • Let’s Go Pikachu (Nintendo Switch)
  • Let’s Go Eevee (Nintendo Switch)

November 20

  • Battlefield V (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

To Be Confirmed for 2018 Release

  • Days Gone (PS4)
  • Wargroove (Switch, Xbox One, PC)
  • Vampyr (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Tangledeep (Nintendo Switch)
  • Metro Exodus (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Skull and Bones (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Shenmue 3 (PS4, PC)
  • Blasphemous (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Switch)
  • Travie Strikes Again: No More Heroes (Switch)
  • Psychonauts 2 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Indivisible (PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC)
  • Darksiders 3 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PS Vita, PC)
  • Code Vein (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Final Fantasy 7 Remake (PS4)
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms (PC)

To Be Confirmed (Possible 2018/2019 Releases)

Video Game Release Dates 2018

The Last of Us 2 doesn’t currently have a solid release date.

  • Anthem (PC, Xbox One, PS4)
  • Metroid Prime 4 (Nintendo Switch)
  • Ghost of Tsushima (PS4)
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Xbox One, PC)
  • The Last of Us Part 2 (PS4)
  • Death Stranding (PS4)
  • Beyond Good & Evil 2 (PS4)
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Cyberpunk 2077 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Scorn (PC)

As you can see, 2018 features a number of titles that could prove to be really amazing video game experiences. As more of these game releases become finalized, this post will be updated. Keep it locked here for video game release dates 2018.

Which of 2018’s game releases are you excited for? Have anything to add to our video game release dates 2018 list? Drop it in The Pit below.


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