Red Dead Redemption 2 throwing a huge shadow in 2018. One of the most anticipated games ever changed the launch dates of rival games and the dominated conversation. This is a type of project that absorbs everything in the room.
This does not mean that the rest of 2018 was forgettable. Far from that, the year was one of the strongest, dominated by sequels and renovations of old standbys. This is the point of a console generation when the studies have mastered the hardware and are pushing the limits of what they can offer. These are my first 10 games for 2018:
1 Red Dead Redemption 2: Rockstar Games has not published a game in five years, so the advertising of this project was palpable. This episode of the saga of Wild West is a prequel that follows the Van der Linde band and brings players to a lush old-fashioned view. It contains characters from the original game, including John Marston, but the campaign continues mainly with the exploits of Arthur Morgan, the leader of the right hand.
Red Dead Redemption 2 Set the graphics bar with Rockstar by creating an incredibly realistic world. The configuration appears outside the screen with a detailed realism that explores. Combine this with an epic story about the disappearing world of the wild west and this sequel is the most memorable game of the year.
2 Monster Hunter World: Capcom has always had problems translating the magic of his popular Japanese series to American audiences. With this entry into the series, the team finally does it well. Developers simplified the most cumbersome and costly aspects of the game, so that players can concentrate on the skillful ways they can kill huge creatures in a complex fantasy ecosystem.
3 God of war: Fans remind Kratos of a furious monster that overthrows the Greek gods. This renewal follows the ghost of Sparta in the next chapter of his life. He is father raising a son called Atreus and has found a life in a world dominated by the Nordic gods. Santa Monica Studios weaves game and narrative together through combat and level design to create a convincing campaign that unites children's parenting issues.
4 Call of Duty: Black Ops 2: The latest entries from this blockbuster franchises have been disappointing, but Treyarch turned the series with this sequel. The team basically ended the single player campaign in favor of a robust set of multiplayer modes. This is highlighted by Blackout, which is a refined version of the royal battle format that has managed to dominate online games. Think of it like that Fortnite with fast and addictive gameplay that one could expect Call of Duty.
5 Assassin's Creed Odyssey: The first attempt to update Ubisoft to update its emblematic series was a good but defective one. Fortunately, this sequel finally gets the correct formula. Odyssey It brings players to ancient Greece, where they play the role of Kassandra or Alexios, two Spartan children with curious heritage. Players must solve the mystery behind family history, as well as save the Hellenic world using a more refined and fun fighting system to play compared to Origins.
6 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Larger is, in effect, better with the latest sequel to the delightful franchise fight game. With a list of 74 playable characters and 103 stages, this offer offers fans more than they love. The surprising addition is the Single-Player World of Light campaign that has as much depth as most RPGs. Shoot all other modes and play online and there is a lot to keep the fans of video games happy in many franchises.
7 Spiderman. Man-spider: After several years of trying to make the perfect one Spiderman. Man-spider game, Insomniac removes the deed with aplom. The developer is a master in the execution of the locomotion: the process of getting from point A to fun point B, and closing it with the Spider-Man web adjustment. The story that focuses on Peter Parker as a young adult also gives gamers a new perspective on everyone's favorite webhead.
8 Valkria Chronicles 4: The game of classic 2008 worship strategy finally achieves a legitimate sequel. Sega recovers the turn-based battle mechanics that made the original entertain freely and add new elements, such as meteorological mechanics and the class of grenaders. Valkria Chronicles 4The narration follows the E-squad, which plays a key role in the Second European War. Inspired by the Russian Front of World War II, this strategy game based on a world of fantasy follows some of the biggest issues in this conflict.
9 Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! i Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee!: With the success of Pokémon Go, Game Freak had to find a way to bring a new wave of fans to the main games series. The solution was a drastic update of how players capture pocket monsters. This change coincided with the first main entry of the series to the Nintendo switch. The result is a game that brings together fanatics of veterans and newcomers in the Pokémon world.
10 Octopath Traveler: Music does a lot for video games. Evoke records Adhere players long after the game is over. With one of the best soundtracks for a long time and graphics that return to the golden age of Japanese RPGs, this unusual title gives fans a great deal of nostalgia by offering new story tricks and mechanisms. – The San Jose Mercury News / Tribune News Service