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8 Great FPS Games to Look Forward to in 2017


FPS games are a great way to relieve stress after a hard day at work or school and have the benefit of not actually doing this in real life (we hope!)

2017 looks like it’s going to be a great year for FPS games and we hope you enjoy the same games we’re looking forward to this year. If not, we’d love to see which games you’re waiting for in the comments below!


Farpoint is an unnerving VR space adventure set on a hostile alien planet. On a mission to pick up scientists studying an anomaly near Jupiter, a rupture from the anomaly transports the player and scientists to an unknown alien world.


Overload is a new six-degree-of-freedom shooter from the creators of Descent, currently under development. This Playable Teaser is an alpha-level demo of the game. Originally released during our Kickstarter campaign in March 2016, Version 2.0 is a complete overhaul and shows the game as it stands in March 2017.

Overload is an intense combat game that takes place in a full-3D world. The full game will feature:

– Single-player story campaign with 15+ FULL-SIZE atmospheric levels
– Upgradeable player ship and 12+ weapons with multiple upgrade options
– More than a dozen unique robots with multiple variants, and 3 massive bosses
– Story by the writer of FREESPACE 2, plus pulse-pounding soundtrack
– Includes Multiplayer Expansion (6-8 months after release)
– Greatly expanded Challenge Mode with lots of levels and online leaderboards
– Easy-to-use custom Level Editor (post-release) so you can build and share levels

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Star Wars: Battlefront 2

Sorry, not much is known about this one yet, nor is there a trailer for you to enjoy.

EA CEO Andrew Wilson:
“Our next Star Wars Battlefront will be even bigger, taking players into more locations, and allowing them to play with more heroes and characters across multiple Star Wars eras,” Wilson said. “There will be new ways to play, including an all-new single-player campaign, and much, much more that we are excited to share with our players in the months ahead.”

Quake: Champions



[quote]An alien-infested space station. Badass weapons and powers. And

Battalion 1944

Battalion 1944 recaptures the core of classic multiplayer shooters and propels WW2 into the next generation. Battalion 1944 utilizes the most advanced industry technology to create a visceral and heart-thumping multiplayer experience that has been crafted by the designers who have grown up playing Medal of Honor and Call of Duty 2.

Fight in real world locations such as the streets of Carentan, the forests of Bastogne and many more in our spiritual successor to the great multiplayer shooters of the past. Precise aim with your Kar98, covering fire with your M1 Garand and quick thinking with your Thompson are key to your success, all packaged into a competitive multiplayer environment.

Ghost Recon: Wildlands

As a member of The Ghosts, a legendary US Elite Special Operations team, create chaos that will destabilize and eventually break the alliance between the Santa Blanca Cartel and the corrupt government.

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Mass Effect: Andromeda takes you to the Andromeda galaxy, far beyond the Milky Way. There, you’ll lead our fight for a new home in hostile territory – where WE are the aliens.

Play as the Pathfinder – a leader of a squad of military-trained explorers – with deep progression and customization systems. This is the story of humanity’s next chapter, and your choices throughout the game will ultimately determine our survival in the Andromeda Galaxy.

As you unfold the mysteries of the Andromeda Galaxy and the hope for humanity lies on your shoulders – You must ask yourself… How far will you go?

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