Games out this month

Get your fix of the hottest games out this month with our run down of the most exciting titles with release dates in June 2022. You can also see in the sections below details on the best games that will be coming out next month (July 2022), as well as what came out last month, just in case you missed anything.

Games out this month

The order of the games in the lists below for each month are based on their potential audience reach, which is a derivative of game size, scope, projected popularity and platform breadth. We don’t include every single game out in each month categories, because this would be more difficult to digest. Instead, we focus on the pick of the crop to help you see the most exciting titles out in a particular period.

If you think we’ve got the order wrong, or missed something big, feel free to drop us a comment over on Twitter or Facebook.

Games out this month – June 2022

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1 – Mario Strikers: Battle League

Release date: 10th June 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

Multiplayer football sim with the traditional Mario slant. There’s no story mode, though, so the main draw is multiplayer, but with the recent release of Nintendo Switch Sports and its football mode you might want to stick with that.

2 – The Quarry

Release date: 10th June 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

Interesting story-driven horror survival game that has multiple endings and branched action throughout. Its set in a quarry in upstate New York and you’re one of the camp counselors that need to survive the night.

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3 – Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes

Release date: 24th June 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

Hack and slasher on a large scale with the same mechanic as the rest of the Warriors series. It’s got a lot of similarities to Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, but with the characters and story from the Fire Emblem series.

4 – Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak

Release date: 30th June 2022

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

This is the DLC next development for Monster Hunter Rise that sees the introduction of the Elder Dragon Malzeno with his own story arc, along with other new monsters, quests, locales, weapons and armor.

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5 – Silt

Release date: 1st June 2022

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

2D underwater puzzler with dark tones that are borderline horror. You play as a diver deep in a sea trench where you can control various fish to help you through the environment.

Games out next month – July 2022

1 – F1 2022

Release date: 1st July 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

If you’ve been watching any of the F1 action this year then you’ll know that it’s shaping up to be another exciting championship. This adds a lot to the potential of the 2022 game and with the addition of Miami to the roster, it’s got a lot more to discover than previous years.

2 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3

Release date: 29th July 2022

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Serious RPG action that will test your powers of concentration with a variety of complex fighting options. There’s a big open world environment to explore and the graphics look pretty good too.

Games out last month – May 2022

1 – Koa the Kangaroo

Release date: 27th May 2022

Platforms: PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

The 3D platformer sees a modern day take on the character’s evolution, rebooting the series for a new generation of gamers, while also providing some nostalgic fun for old school players.

2 – Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong

Release date: 19th May 2022

Platforms: PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

This is a single player, story-driven RPG that sees you playing as three vampires with unique abilities and skill trees. Its set in Boston and its your job to find out what dark forces have been attacking the vampires that are a part of the community.

3 – Trek to Yomi

Release date: 5th May 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

This 2D side scrolling action adventure game is mostly about combat with a simple fight system that will allow you to cut through the various enemies that you will face. You play as a warrior in feudal Japan, who is out for revenge against the people that destroyed his village.

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4 – Evil Dead: The Game

Release date: 5th May 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

First person survival horror bringing the popular movie franchise to a controller near you. The action is multiplayer with both co-op and PvP options.

5 – Sniper Elite 5

Release date: 26th May 2022

Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox ONE and Series X/S

3rd person shooter with stealth mechanics, which picks up the story of an elite sniper who heads to France towards the end of WWII in a bid to take foil a dangerous Nazi plan. The single player campaign allows for co-op play. There’s also a 4 player survival multiplayer mode.