Games To Look For - March 2024

We take a look at the biggest and most exciting launches planned for the coming month.

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"It's been a busy winter so far for gamers around the world, but as we achieve the spring, the slate of new releases is beginning to slow down and we are seeing this in effect to start within March."

"This month has a collection of exciting and big games to look forward to, but for the most part, they are coming later in the month and lining up for a very packed single week.
So with that being the case, let's dive into the next episode of Games to Look Forward to see what's in store."

"Developer's Fool's Theory has a busy future ahead of them as the studio is being tasked to remake The Witcher on behalf of CD Projekt Red, but with that remake years away, the immediate future is seeing the Polish company launching its second original title.
Known as the ThelmaTurge, this game is a story-driven RPG set in early 20th century Warsaw, and revolves around a protagonist gifted with the ability to perceive and face unearly entities and their hosts, which have been causing havoc across the diverse city."

"After a stint as an early access project on PC, developer Red Barrels is ready to debut the Outlast Trials in its complete form, all while bringing the multiplayer horror experience to consoles too, tasking players with surviving and overcoming terrifying and disturbing threats The Outlast Trials is ideal for those looking for a spooking to kickstart the spring."

"Saber Interactive is expanding its simulation driving series with a new discovery-centric title.
Expeditions, a mad-running game, sees players leading missions into very rural terrain using a slate of powerful off-road vehicles to complete research tasks and return other stock trucks and cars back to base camps."

"This is effectively the lovechild of the strategy and race in general.
Absoluly Games is turning their attention to the Second World War for its turn-based tactical espionage and combat title, classified France 44.
The idea here is to lead an elite team of soldiers in an effort to unsettle and break the German occupations all over France, returning the nation back to its people and helping to win the war."

"This fantasy squad-based tactical RPG takes players to the realm of Soria to lead a host of heroes and warriors as they complete quests, defeat foes and help protect the people from the dangers that stalk the land.
With various characters that each offer unique skills and perks, Soria, Age of Shattering is claimed to be a classic RPG that has a modern and dynamic approach to battles."

"The latest installment in 2K's long-running sports series picks up on builds on last year's iteration with a host of new features and game modes and better and updated graphics, animations and performance.
WWE 2K24 is one to watch out for if you're a fan of the wrestling company and have been wanting to indulge in its storied past."

"The Outcast series is making its comeback this March in the form of a game that is effectively serving as a reboot for the franchise.
Outcast, a new beginning, will take players to the world of Adelpha to help unoppressed people overcome an invading robotic force that is striping the world of its natural resources."

"With this title, developed by many of the team behind the original game, we can expect a fateful and fun experience.
What do mags and farming have in common?
Usually very little, but in the world of Lightyear Frontier, absolutely everything."

"Framebreak's live simulation title asks players to use the big and powerful mech unit to help build the homestead of their dreams on a distant alien planet.
As you can imagine, this comes with all the challenges of cosmic farming, meaning you will have to learn how to tend and harvest alien crops, all while exploring and learning more about this unusual planet."

"It isn't a particularly big sport in the UK or Europe, but that doesn't change the fact that MLB, the Show24, is one of the year's biggest sports titles.
This game will once again be coming to pretty much every platform imaginable, despite being a PlayStation 1st franchise, and as for how this game will differentiate from 2023's, there is a larger emphasis on the history of the sport and building a team to become the champion of the world."

"It wouldn't be uncommon to suggest that a lot of modern gamers have never played or even heard of the Alone in the Dark franchise, as it was most prevalent in the 90s.
But that's all set to change this march when the remake of the original game makes its debut, bringing a visually stunning reminiscence of the survival horror title with Jodie Comer and David Harbour starring in the dual protagonist's main roles."

"Team Ninja's next big effort will be a little different to the fantastical action RPGs we've become used to the Japanese studio creating, as Rise of the Running is a more rooted open world experience that follows a nameless warrior as they look to forge their own destiny in mid 19th century Japan."

"With wars being waged across the country, this tale will feature broad combat elements and a story that unfolds based on the choices you make, which will no doubt pick the interest of fans that have played the developer's former projects.
Capcom's long awaited sequel is almost here."

"Dragon's Dogma 2 takes players back to a harsh fantasy world where the ultimate goal is to survive and slay a powerful dragon to claim the throne.
With thrilling combat and a physics engine enhanced by AI, this single player action RPG allows you to demap with friends to overcome danger in the hunt of becoming the new ruler of the lands."

"Arguably Nintendo's first big release of the year, Princess Peach Showtime is a rare occasion as the faint apple of Mario's eye is being put on center stage to lead an adventure where she must use the powerful sentient ribbon to save the shows being performed at the illustrious Sparkle Theater."

"With lots of forms to take on, this will be one of Nintendo's final major new launches for the Switch.
We are used to seeing South Park video games, but never in a 3D format.
That is precisely what we are getting with South Park Snow Day, a title that sees Stan, Kyle, Carmen, Kenny and the rest of the gang coming together to enjoy a day of rampant fun following school being closed due to the mayor's snowy conditions."

"Regarded as the third installment in the journey of the new kid, this game will bring more of the unhinged and hilarious humor that South Park has become known for.
Solo developer Thomas Sala is suspending the creative world of the falconier with a brand new and unique installment that tasks players with building and managing remarkable cities in the world."

"With a core gameplay loop revolving around building structures on rocky cliffs and cracks, this title also features light resource management, combat elements and a storyline to enhance reconstruction efforts.
Originally slated to debut in February, this narrative heavy adventure game sees a Star Wars carry rustle and uncharted and soon to be The Last of Us Killing Dipper lending their voices to mother and daughter duo Opal and Tess as they follow clues left in their attic to uncover lost treasure deep beyond the Canadian border."

"With hand drawn art and a gameplay style that is supposed to be relaxing, Open Roads is ideal for those looking for a steady way to end the month.
Another episode of GTLF is in the books so be sure to join us next month as we look ahead to April 2024."





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