January 2024 was a positive start for the gaming industry, with a wide selection of video games hitting the stores. And it looks like February 2024 isn’t going to disappoint either, there are plenty more highly anticipated video games set to release this month, and we cannot wait to check them out! So, it's time to get an early access look at 5 of the most anticipated video games February 2024 has to offer…
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Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League
The first game of 2024 video games, players can expect to get their hands on is Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, which will be available from February 2nd. This game has been highly awaited by gamers, mostly due to the number of pushbacks of the release date and the suicide squad kill the justice league trailer releasing. It was originally supposed to arrive in May 2023, but was then pushed back to January 2024 and has now finally been confirmed to release in February.
The shooter, action game follows four supervillains, Captain Boomerang, Deadshot, Harley Quinn and King Shark, who are sent to Metropolis to stop the alien invader Brainiac and kill the members of the Justice League that are brainwashed by him. Make sure to check out Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S now.
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Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden
Next up is Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden, a role playing, fighting video game releasing February 13th. Available on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S, players follow Antea Duarte and Red Mac Raith who are lovers and Banishers/ghost hunters who vowed to protect the living from the threat of lingering ghosts and specters.
Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden has received wide anticipation since it was announced end of last year when the official trailer was released at The Game Awards 2023.
Skull and Bones
Originally set to release early March 2023, then pushed back to the end of 2023 then pushed back again to the beginning of 2024 is Skull and Bones, an action adventure shooter video game available on PS5, Xbox Series X/S and Windows. Now confirmed for February 16th, 2024 with the skull and bones trailer being out, players start off marooned on an island and must work together to build their reputation, in order to become the most feared pirate on the high seas.
Mario vs. Donkey Kong
Also releasing on February 16th is Mario vs. Donkey Kong, a platform action puzzle game which follows Mario as he is set on an adventure to rescue all of the Mini-Mario toys which have been stolen by Donkey Kong. Of course, this game is widely anticipated as it stars the infamous Mario and Donkey Kong, two characters that are extremely well known to the Nintendo Universe. But as well as this, Mario vs. Donkey Kong is also a remake of the classic Game Boy edition from 20 years ago so it will be good to see it again in modern day with much improved graphics and gameplay controls.
This will be a mario vs donkey kong switch exclusive only, and we cannot wait to give it a try when it arrives!
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Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth
And finally, the last February 2024 game we can’t wait to check out is Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth, the second game in the trilogy and standalone story which will here on February 29th. Players will control Cloud Strife, a former Shinra soldier who joined the eco-terrorist group AVALANCHE to fight the Shinra Corporation in this fighting action role play game.
Please note this game will become available on PS5 but not PS4 due to SSD speed concerns.
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So there’s our list for the upcoming anticipated video games of February 2024, we cannot wait to give them a try and look out for our upcoming video game reviews that will be on our website. Still looking to try out some video games though? Take a look at the selection on our website, we have plenty!