Game Releases by User Score

Dead Space 1.

Dead Space

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 27, 2023
Developed exclusively for next generation consoles and PC, raising the level of horror and immersion to unprecedented heights for the franchise through stunning visuals, audio and controls powered by the Frostbite game engine. Fans will experience an improved story, characters, gameplay mechanics and more as they fight to survive a living nightmare aboard the desolate mining starship, the USG Ishimura, all while uncovering the dreadful mystery of what happened to the slaughtered crew and ship. In Dead Space, Isaac Clarke is an everyman engineer on a mission to repair a vast, sprawling starship, the USG Ishimura, only to discover something has gone horribly wrong. The ship's crew has been slaughtered and infected by some alien scourge...and Isaac's beloved partner, Nicole, is lost somewhere on board. Now Isaac is alone with only his tools and engineering skills as he attempts to uncover the nightmarish mystery of what happened aboard the Ishimura. Trapped with hostile creatures called "necromorphs", Isaac faces a battle for survival, not only against the escalating terrors of the ship, but his own crumbling sanity.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.6
Monster Hunter Rise 2.

Monster Hunter Rise

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 20, 2023
Rise to the challenge and join the hunt! Set in the ninja-inspired land of Kamura Village, explore lush ecosystems and battle fearsome monsters to become the ultimate hunter. It's been half a century since the last calamity struck, but a terrifying new monster has reared its head and threatens to plunge the land into chaos once again. Hunt solo or in a party with friends to earn rewards that you can use to craft a huge variety of weapons and armor. Brand new gameplay systems such as the high-flying 'Wire Action' and your canine companion 'Palamute' will add exciting new layers to the already robust combat that Monster Hunter is known for.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
3.4
SEASON: A letter to the future 3.

SEASON: A letter to the future

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 31, 2023
Immerse yourself in the world of Season, a third-person atmospheric adventure bicycle road trip game. Leave home for the first time to collect memories before a mysterious cataclysm washes everything away. Explore, record, meet people, and unravel the strange world around you.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.1
Vengeful Guardian: Moonrider 4.

Vengeful Guardian: Moonrider

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 12, 2023
Vengeful Guardian: Moonrider is a side-scrolling action platformer that channels the golden age of classic 16-bit action games in a full-throttle quest for revenge. REVENGE OF THE MOONRIDER In the oppressed world of Vengeful Guardian: Moonrider, humanity finds an unlikely hero. After building an army of super soldiers as weapons of war, the authoritarians unwittingly seal their own fates by bringing online the ninja warrior known as Moonrider. Conceived as a tool to preserve the totalitarian state, the Moonrider instead rejects its intended purpose and wages a relentless battle for vengeance against its creators and fellow super soldiers. GEAR UP AND PREPARE TO BATTLE YOUR CREATORS The design of Vengeful Guardian: Moonrider puts the best classic action-game elements in the laser-precise sights of its starring ninja, ensuring snappy, responsive combat that’s supremely challenging. Powerful modifier chips are hidden and guarded throughout the adventure, allowing you to customize the Moonrider’s fighting style while gaining killer advantages and abilities.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.3
Raiden IV x Mikado Remix 5.

Raiden IV x Mikado Remix

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 31, 2023
THE ROAR OF THUNDER IS BACK! Raiden IV, the popular shoot 'em up arcade and console game, debuts on Nintendo Switch with remixed background music by a superb lineup of artists produced by GAME CENTER MIKADO. Instill fear in your enemies with devastating attacks and earn the acclaimed title of master Ace!
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
One Piece Odyssey 6.

One Piece Odyssey

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 13, 2023
Join this brand-new RPG featuring new character and monster designs produced by Eiichiro Oda, the author of ONE PIECE. The game is also complemented by the beautiful music of Motoi Sakuraba, a composer well known for his various contributions to video games such as the Dark Souls and Tales of series. During their voyage, the Straw Hats, led by Monkey D. Luffy are swallowed by a huge storm at sea. They end up on a mysterious island full of nature amidst the storm and become separated from each other. The crew sets out on a new adventurous journey filled with wonders of a raging nature, powerful enemies, and strange encounters with island locals. Work together with Luffy and his crew to set sail once again!
Metascore:
74
User Score:
6.8
Breakers Collection 7.

Breakers Collection

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 12, 2023
Breakers Collection features both of the original games (Breakers and Breakers Revenge) and a brand new content for the cult-classic among the fans of Fighting Games, that was first released in 1996 for the Neogeo and Arcades and after released with a sequel in 1998 with additional playable characters, balance adjustments and new gameplay elements. Breakers Collection is a simple action-fighting game, with a rooster with many playable characters (10 in Breakers Revenge), that were all known by the fans from around the world. The collection version, the player will have more features and modes, like online versus mode - Rollback Netcode (GGPO) -, Art gallery and the most requested one, the training mode.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Deliver Us Mars 8.

Deliver Us Mars

Platform: PlayStation 5
February 2, 2023
Sequel to the award-winning Deliver Us The Moon, Deliver Us Mars is an atmospheric sci-fi adventure offering an immersive astronaut experience. Explore new frontiers on a suspense-fuelled, high-stakes mission to recover the ARK colony ships stolen by the mysterious Outward.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
Forspoken 9.

Forspoken

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 24, 2023
Forspoken is an action RPG that follows the journey of Frey, a young New Yorker transported to the beautiful and cruel land of Athia. In search of a way home, Frey must use her newfound magical abilities to traverse sprawling landscapes, battle monstrous creatures and defeat powerful matriarchs known as Tantas.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
3.5
Neptunia: Sisters vs. Sisters 10.

Neptunia: Sisters vs. Sisters

Platform: PlayStation 5
January 24, 2023
While the Goddesses were out responding to a distress call from the faraway PC Continent, Nepgear and the other Candidates were sent to investigate an abandoned laboratory. It was there that they found the "Ashen Goddess," who trapped them in a deep sleep capsule. By the time they awoke, 2 years had already passed. The latest smartphone, the "rPhone," dominates the market. Neptune has been missing since her mission to the PC Continent, and in the absence of its Goddess and Candidate, Planeptune was ravaged by a strange new phenomenon, the Trendi Outbreaks. Suddenly finding herself robbed of home and family, Nepgear falls into a deep depression. This is a story about finding hope in the midst of despair, and the rebirth of a Goddess in the wake of destruction.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
4.8

Titles with fewer than 7 critic reviews are excluded.

Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 79

    SpellForce: Conquest of Eo

    • Release Date: Feb 3, 2023
    • Platform: PC
  2. 77

    Fashion Police Squad

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2023
    • Platform: PS5
  3. 74

    Tails: The Backbone Preludes

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2023
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: PC
  4. 72

    Deliver Us Mars

  5. 67

    Deliver Us Mars

Lowest of the Month
  1. 67

    Deliver Us Mars

  2. 72

    Deliver Us Mars

  3. 74

    Tails: The Backbone Preludes

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2023
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: PC
  4. 77

    Fashion Police Squad

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2023
    • Platform: PS5
  5. 79

    SpellForce: Conquest of Eo

    • Release Date: Feb 3, 2023
    • Platform: PC