The Games of May – Brace yourself

Games of May

It has come, the month of May, and it’s a mighty month indeed. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Project Cars and another Farming Simulator are all set for release this month. It also means that we have just one more month until Batman: Arkham Knight, but that’s enough about June, these are the games of May, 2015.

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

Set before the events of the highly acclaimed 2014 hit, Wolfenstein: The New Order, Wolfenstein: The Old Blood takes exploring Castle Wolfenstein to a new level. The game will feature new enemies, weapons with which to dispatch them, tools and new ways to explore your surroundings. Before the New Order, there was Old Blood.

Releasing: 4 May 2015

Tropico 5 (PS4)

You, as El Presidente, will first take control of the infamous island of Tropico during early colonial times and then guide it through the centuries as the world changes and moves ever forward. You must tackle the changing needs of your people, keep them in line and manage obstacles put forward by opposing governments and factions, and thus lay the foundations for your own dynasty.

Releasing: 6 May 2015

Project Cars (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

Project Cars is the most authentic, beautiful, intense and technically-advanced racing game on the planet. Create a driver, pick from a variety of motorsports and shift into high gear to chase a number of Historic Goals and enter the Hall Of Fame. Then test your skills online either in competitive fully-loaded race weekends, leaderboard-based time challenges or continually-updated community events.

Releasing 8 May 2015

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS4)

Final Fantasy X tells the story of Tidus, a star blitzball player who journeys with a young and beautiful summoner named Yuna. She’s on a quest to save the world of Spira from an endless cycle of destruction wrought by the colossal menace known as ‘Sin’. Final Fantasy X-2 returns to the world of Spira where High Summoner Yuna travels with her companions Rikku and Paine to unravel the mysteries of the messages hidden in the spheres she hunts, not knowing that the answers she seeks may change everything.

Releasing: 15 May 2015

Farming Simulator 15 (PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360)

Farming Simulator 15 invites you into the challenging world of a modern day farmer. Take on all of the challenges of farming life, including animal husbandry (cows, chicken and sheep), crops and sales. Manage and grow your own farm within a huge open world, including an all-new Nordic environment. Meet the inhabitants who will provide you with missions to complete, and prove that you are a farmer with multiple talents!

Releasing: 15 May 2015

Destiny House of Wolves (PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360)

Return to Destiny in the House of Wolves expansion pack. The new pack will bring along new weapons, the Trials of Osiris and raise the level cap to 34. Are you ready to face off against the waves of enemies in the Prison of Elders? It’s an arena based post-game activity that will test the skills of your Fireteam as you are pitted against waves of enemies. Complete the trials and you will be rewarded handsomely.

Releasing: 19 May 2015

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

An engrossing, mature, decision-based storyline that tells a non-linear narrative in a completely open world environment for the first time in gaming history. This last chapter in the adventures of Geralt of Rivia draws on events from the previous titles, but is a separate tale and likely to be even more captivating, epic and full of surprises than prior games in the trilogy.

Releasing: 19 May 2015

Magicka 2 (PS4, PC)

As an all-powerful wizard, you will have thousands of potential spells at your fingertips to experiment and defeat evil with. Use them together with special magical abilities to annihilate foes or give necessary aid to your companions. Combine up to five elements at a time and work together with—or against—your friends for that full Magicka co-op experience.

Releasing: 26 May 2015

Dragon Age: Inquisition: The Jaws of Hakkon DLC (PS4, PS3)

Discover the fate of the last Inquisitor and the powerful dragon he hunted. Enter an overgrown wilderness populated by the Avvar, fiercely independent hunters who settled in the southern mountains of Thedas. Explore their culture to uncover what happened to the last Inquisitor and the dragon he pursued.

Releasing: TBA

Dying Light: The Bozark Horde DLC (PS4, Xbox One, PC)

Playable in single-player and co-op. Go inside the Harran Stadium and test your combat know-how against relentless hordes of the Infected. Fight increasingly stronger enemy waves as you oppose a mysterious psychopath called Bozak.

Releasing: TBA

What are you most looking forward to in May? The Witcher 3 is perhaps the biggest title of the month, and maybe even the year, but there’s a lot more worth getting excited about. Let us know in the comments and forum.

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