Upcoming PC games 2024: Best new titles coming to Steam and your Windows PC

Silent Hill 2 (October 8, 2024)

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Blooper Team’s remake of Konomi’s iconic survival horror game, Silent Hill 2, will be making its way onto PC. Relive James Sunderland’s tragic tale as he ventures into the haunted town of Silent Hill to investigate the origins of a letter sent by his late wife Mary.

Along the way, you will encounter a cast of disturbed characters, wrack your brain to complete mind-bending puzzles, and bear witness to unimaginable horrors bent on ripping his being asunder.

Silent Hill 2 | Coming soon to Steam

Silent Hill 2 | Coming soon to Steam

Return to Silent Hill to experience the iconic, haunting story of Silent Hill 2 reimagined for modern audiences with improved graphics, a new over-the-shoulder camera, and a reworked combat system.

Dragon Ball: Sparking! ZERO (October 10, 2024)

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Dragon Ball: Sparking! ZERO is the latest entry in Dragon Ball's sub-series of 3D arena fighting games known as Budokai Tenkaichi. This game will feature a gorgeous, cell-shaded art style, the biggest roster of playable Dragon Ball characters, and an over-the-top combat system that will let players recreate iconic battles from Dragon Ball's storied legacy.

Dragon Ball: Sparking! ZERO | Coming soon to Steam

Dragon Ball: Sparking! ZERO | Coming soon to Steam

Go Super Saiyan and blast your rivals to the next dimension with a mighty Kamehameha in Dragon Ball: Sparking! ZERO. 

Metaphor: ReFantazio (October 11, 2024)

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Metaphor: ReFantazio is a brand new IP from Atlus and it is their first, purely fantasy-themed JRPG, developed by the core team behind the Persona series.

The United Kingdom of Euchronia has fallen into disarray as its king has been murdered in cold blood by an assassin. Soon afterward, a powerful magic spell called Royal Magic was conjured and embroiled the world in a grand tournament where the winner would claim the throne of Euchronia.

You play as the bodyguard and childhood friend of Euchronia's prince, who is suffering from a curse and has been presumed dead after a tragic event. Your goal is to lift the prince's curse and gather an army of allies to help the prince win the tournament so he can restore peace to Euchronia.

Metaphor: ReFantazio | Coming soon to Steam

Metaphor: ReFantazio | Coming soon to Steam

Embark on a grand through Atlus' very first fully-fantasy adventure in Metaphor: ReFantazio, a new JRPG being developed by the makers of the popular Persona series.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 (October 25, 2024)

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The blockbuster Call of Duty: Black Ops series is back with a sixth new entry that promises to take the Call of Duty franchise to new heights of excitement and immersion. Take part in an epic single-player spy-thriller campaign where you must go rogue to protect the US government from being destroyed within. Then take your FPS skills online to challenge the best of the best in action-packed 2v2 or 6v6 multiplayer matches across 16 new maps.

In addition, the fan-favorite Zombies horde co-op mode will be making a return in this entry along with two new maps for players to mow down zombies in.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 | Coming soon to Steam

Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 | Coming soon to Steam

An intense single-player campaign filled with clock-and-dagger espionage, fast-paced 6v6 multiplayer game modes, and the return of Zombies co-op mode. All this and more will await Call of Duty fans in Call of Duty: Black Ops 6.

Sonic X Shadow Generations (October 25, 2024) 

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Sonic X Shadow Generations is an upcoming remaster of Sonic Generations, one of the most beloved 3D Sonic games in the franchise. Not only will the graphics and gameplay be enhanced for modern platforms, but it will also include new content where you get to play as Shadow the Hedgehog and relive classic boss fights and levels from his namesake game and Sonic Adventure 2.

Sonic X Shadow Generations | Coming soon to Steam

Sonic X Shadow Generations | Coming soon to Steam

Live and learn the best moments of Sonic's gaming history with Sonic X Shadow Generations, a remaster of Sonic Generations that includes new content featuring Shadow the Hedgehog.

Life is Strange: Double Exposure (October 29, 2024)

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Life is Strange: Double Exposure is the next major entry in the critically acclaimed Life is Strange series and features the return of Max Caulfield, the protagonist from the very first game now grown up and attending university. After discovering her Safi murdered in cold blood, Max decides to use her mysterious power to rewind time in order to save them.

However, something goes wrong and instead of turning back time – Max can now jump into a parallel timeline where Safi is still alive and under threat of being murdered again. Max must learn to harness her new ability to explore both timelines to find out who the killer is and stop them before they can strike again.

Life is Strange: Double Exposure | Coming soon to Steam

Life is Strange: Double Exposure | Coming soon to Steam

Discover a brand power to jump between alternate realities and solve a murder mystery case to save your best friend’s life in both timelines in Life is Strange: Double Exposure.

Alexander Cope

Alexander Cope is a gaming veteran of 30-plus years, primarily covering PC and Xbox games here on Windows Central. Gaming since the 8-bit era, Alexander's expertise revolves around gaming guides and news, with a particular focus on Japanese titles from the likes of Elden Ring to Final Fantasy. Alexander is always on deck to help our readers conquer the industry's most difficult games — when he can pry himself away from Monster Hunter that is! 

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