The open-world genre has ruled the roost in the video game industry for the better part of two decades, owing to the success of franchises like GTA. The gaming community was treated to some truly masterful games, open-world or otherwise. On that note, we take a look at some of the best upcoming open-world games that could have the community excited. games like GTA 5
Skull and Bones
Ubisoft’s Singapore took the lead on “Skull and Bones”, a game that was announced all the way back in 2017. The game takes inspiration from the naval combat mechanics from the Assassin’s Creed franchise.
But will probably flesh it out to an even greater extent. Skull and Bones has been on the horizon for a while now, and Ubisoft’s have much to gain from the release of a different kind of open-world game.
Release Date: 2021 (Exact date TBA).
Far Cry 6
The Far Cry franchise has developed a strong identity and is a major brand in the AAA games industry with good reason. While far Cry 6 has the fan base extremely excited.
And next-gen console owners are hoping that the game will take full use of the hardware and deliver a truly next-gen experience. The game, despite evoking mixed reactions from fans.
Are expertly-crafted open-world ones that offer tones of freedom and beautiful sceneries as well.
Release Date: 25th May, 2021 (Not confirmed, based off Microsoft Store listing).
The game blends melee and shooting with a dash of Kung-Fu thrown in there for good measure.
And seems like a fleshed-out RPG system as well. Players will have an expansive character creation along with a morality system that will affect the course of the game. Biomutant is one of the most exciting projects currently in the works.
While the entire gaming community is waiting with bated breath to see what Experiment.
Release Date: Delayed from 2020 (new release date not confirmed).