GamesCom: Fall 2018 Gameplay Trailers

Gamescom Fall 2018 Gameplay Trailers

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
Ubisoft has confirmed there will be no new “Assassin’s Creed” game in 2019 – neither a main game or a spin-off. Instead, the company will put its focus on adding content to this year’s upcoming “Assassin’s Creed Odyssey” but wouldn’t confirm rumors of an Atlantis-themed expansion pack.

Playing as a Spartan mercenary, ‘Odyssey’ will place more emphasis on player choice than previous installments and new trailers for it showcase that. The game hits Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on October 5th.

Life is Strange 2
Dontnod has premiered the full trailer for “Life is Strange 2,” the upcoming sequel to its award-winning episodic series. Switching its leads genders this time, the action follows 16 and 9-year-old brothers Sean and Daniel Diaz who are on the run from authorities and seek refuge in Puerto Lobos, Mexico.

The game will feature a mysterious new power, but NOT the ability to rewind time like in the first game. The first episode launches September 27th on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC via Steam.

Marvel’s Spider-Man
Yet another trailer for the upcoming “Marvel’s “Spider-Man” title from Insomniac Games. In the trailer, Spider-Man tunes into Just the Facts as J. Jonah Jameson discuss Spider-Man’s various suits and new gadgets whilst the gameplay shows off various combat scenes. “Spider-Man” comes exclusively to the PS4 on September 7th.

Starlink: Battle for Atlas
Launching October 18th, a new trailer is out looking at the seven massive open worlds, each with their own flora and fauna, that makes up the game “Starlink: Battle for Atlas”. You play part of a group of heroic interstellar pilots, dedicated to saving the Atlas star system from the evil robot force the Forgotten Legion. In the game, you get to build your own modular Starship model, mount it on your controller, and take part in epic space combats. Equip your model with different parts and your Starship changes in game in real time.

Transference
New gameplay footage from this psychological thriller from SpectreVision and Ubisoft which bridges the gap between movies and games as it looks at the destructive tale of a man’s obsession as you explore his digitally recreated memories. The game hits September 18th.

Dark Souls Trilogy
Bandai Namco confirmed on Tuesday that a “Dark Souls” trilogy collection is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 19th. The box set will include “Dark Souls: Remastered,” “Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin” and “Dark Souls III: The Fire Fades Edition” complete with all DLC. Check out the announcement trailer below:

NBA 2K19
NBA 2K19 has released a new ‘MyCAREER’ trailer featuring performances by actors Anthony Mackie, Haley Joel Osment, Michael Rapaport and more in the newest edition of the popular sports game. The storyline begins with you at the center of the experience of a hoops player with NBA dreams working to succeed in the Chinese Basketball League. “NBA 2K19” hits stores September 11th.

Planet Alpha
Marooned on an alien planet, you press onwards into the unknown and the ability to control day and night. Can you discover the secrets lurking within the planet? The game launches September 4th on Steam, PS4, Switch and Xbox One.

Soul Calibur VI
The latest entry in the weapons-based, head-to-head fighting series which continues the epic struggle of warriors searching for the legendary Soul Swords. Taking place in the 16th century, revisit the events of the original game in the new title which hits stores October 19th.

Battlefield V
DICE has released the official ‘The Company’ trailer for “Battlefield V” with the clip teasing ways players can customise their collection of soldiers, weapons, and vehicles in the WW2-set game. This updated personalization and progression system also allows you to create multiple characters and track your progression, with players being able to individually rank up their Class, Weapons, Vehicles, Career, and more.

LEGO DC Super-Villains
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and DC Entertainment have released the official story trailer for “LEGO DC Super-Villains,” the first time a LEGO game is giving players the ability to create and play as their own DC Super-Villain throughout the game which starts after the Justice League has disappeared. The title will be available October 16th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC.