It's a new year, and you know what that means...
A new lineup of game releases! We're only a few days into 2024 and we are already looking ahead to some of the most highly anticipated video games of the coming months. 🎉
Curious about what they are? Check out our list below!
The Last of Us Part II Remastered (January 19th)
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The Last of Us Part II: Remastered is an eagerly anticipated video game set to captivate audiences anew as it makes its debut on January 19th, 2024, exclusively for the PlayStation 5. Building upon the critically acclaimed original release, this remastered edition promises enhanced graphics, improved performance, and a more immersive gaming experience. Players will once again embark on a gripping post-apocalyptic journey as Ellie, navigating a world fraught with danger and moral complexity.
With its compelling narrative, stunning visuals, and refined gameplay mechanics, The Last of Us Part II: Remastered aims to deliver a visceral and emotionally charged adventure that pushes the boundaries of storytelling in video games, making it a must-play for fans and newcomers alike. (The Last of Us Part II: Remastered is available in the Mana Shop for the PlayStation 5)
Tekken 8 (January 26th)
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2023 was a revolutionary year for fighting games. From Street Fighter 6 to Mortal Kombat 1, nearly every major fighting game franchise reinvented itself. Just a month into the new year, Tekken is following suit. As the latest installment in the iconic fighting game series, Tekken 8 is generating immense excitement among gaming enthusiasts.
Scheduled to be released on January 26th, the game promises to introduce an array of new characters, enhanced graphics, and innovative gameplay mechanics that will once again redefine the fighting genre. With a legacy of delivering intense martial arts battles and engaging storylines, Tekken 8 is poised to continue the franchise's tradition while pushing the boundaries of what players can expect from a modern fighting game. Fans can anticipate a thrilling combination of classic characters and fresh faces, all brought to life with cutting-edge technology, making Tekken 8 a highly anticipated addition to the beloved series. (Tekken 8 is available in the Mana Shop for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X)
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League (February 2nd)
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Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League is an eagerly anticipated video game set to plunge players into the chaotic and morally ambiguous world of DC Comics. Developed by Rocksteady Studios (of Batman: Arkham fame), the game promises a unique twist on the traditional superhero narrative as players take control of the infamous Suicide Squad, including Harley Quinn, Deadshot, Captain Boomerang, and King Shark.
Set in the expansive open world of Metropolis, the game challenges players to take on their former allies, the Justice League, who have been corrupted by a mysterious force. With a blend of action-packed gameplay, dark humor, and a captivating storyline, "Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League" is poised to offer a fresh and exhilarating gaming experience within the DC Universe. Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League releases on February 2nd, 2024. (Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League is available in the Mana Shop for the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and PC)
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth (February 29th)
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Final Fantasy VII Remake was one of the most successful video game remakes of the century. Just a few years later, Final Fantasy VII Rebirth is here to continue the saga. Picking up right where the first installment left off, Rebirth will follow the journey of Cloud and his crew as they leave Midgar in search of the dastardly Sephiroth.
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth features an exciting take on real-time exploration and combat, as well as an overworld that expands into a more open-ended environment compared to the linear progression of Remake. With new and familiar characters both set to join the fray in this bold new narrative take on the 1997 classic, Final Fantasy VII Rebirth, which releases on February 29th, is poised to be a game that you won't want to miss. (Final Fantasy VII Rebirth is available in the Mana Shop for the PlayStation 5)
These four games - among many equally noteworthy others - are set to be released in the Mana Shop in the next few months! From groundbreaking fantasy remakes to the next generation of the fighting game genre, there's a 2024 game for everyone in the Mana Shop.