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

Broken Sword Parzival's Stone & Broken Sword Shadow of the Templars: Reforged (2024)

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The classic point-and-click adventure game series, Broken Sword, is making a grand return in 2024 with a new entry, Broken Sword Parzival's Stone, and a remaster of the first title in the series. 

Broken Sword Parzival's Stone sees the series' iconic dynamic duo of George Stobbart and Nicole Collard getting tangled up in a conspiracy involving the mythical Holy Grail. As they travel the world to find this legendary item, they will be accosted at every turn by business entrepreneurs, government agencies, treasure hunters, corporations, and quantum physics. 

Broken Sword Shadow of the Templars: Reforged is a remaster of Broken Sword Shadow of the Templars that remakes the original with upgraded HD graphics and quality-of-life improvements. This game follows the adventures of George Stobbart, an American tourist who almost gets murdered by an exploding bomb dropped by a mysterious clown. Not wanting to take this injustice lying down, George Stobbart begins a quest to bring his would-be murderer to justice while getting caught up in a conspiracy involving the Knights Templar along the way.

Closer the Distance (2024)

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Closer the Distance is an emotional slice-of-life simulator that tells the story of the citizens of Yesterby. In this small, humble town, its people are suffering many forms of grief ranging from losing loved ones or damaged relationships. As the young woman Angela, you have the power to help these people heal their pain and mend their relationships by using a mysterious ethereal power to guide their emotions.

Closer the Distance | Coming soon to Steam

Closer the Distance | Coming soon to Steam

Help your townsfolk move on from traumatic sorrow and become better people in Closer the Distance. Explore the town of Yesterby to find people in need of emotional therapy, learn of the people’s emotionally gripping and tragic stories, and make complex moral choices to determine the course of the story.

Crimson Desert (2024)

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Crimson Desert is an upcoming open-world adventure game created by the makers of Black Desert and is set in the same universe. As the wandering mercenary, Macduff, your goal is to travel the land of Pywell and take up quests and bounties so you can earn enough money to survive this harsh world.

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Crimson Desert | Coming soon to PC

Take up arms as the mercenary Macduff and hunt monsters and men for a living in Crimson Desert. Explore vast lands of Pywell, meet up with other mercenaries, take part in epic-scale battles, and slay gigantic beasts.

Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred (2024)

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Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred is the first expansion of the dark, Action-RPG, Diablo 4. This game will have players traveling to the jungle lands of Nahantu to stop the machinations of Mephisto, one of the most dangerous villains in the Diablo franchise.

This expansion will include new locales, new playstyles, and introduce a brand new class to the Diablo series called the Spiritborn

Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred | Coming soon to Steam

Diablo 4: Vessel of Hatred | Coming soon to Steam

Discover the power of the new Spiritborn class, take on new dungeons, enemies, and PvE co-op challenges, and stop the wicked plots of Mephisto in Diablo 4's Vessel of Hatred DLC expansion.

Exoborne (2024)

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Exoborne is an upcoming extraction multiplayer shooter developed by Sharkmob AB and published by Level Infinite. In this game, players must wage war to claim valuable resources to help them survive in a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by natural disasters.

Exoborne | Coming soon to Steam

Exoborne | Coming soon to Steam

Risk it all to survive in a world gone mad in the tactical extraction shooter, Exoborne. Scavenge materials to upgrade your gear and be prepared to fight highly skilled players and Mother Nature itself in intense multiplayer skirmishes.

Fantasian Neo Dimension (2024)

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Fantasian Neo Dimension is an enhanced remaster of Fantasian, a JRPG released by Mistwalker back in 2021 for mobile devices. This game takes place in Vibra, a Queendom undergoing a national crisis as a deadly plague called Mechteria is slowly corrupting the land and killing its citizens.

As the main protagonist, Leo, it is up to you to explore the world and find a means to stop Mechteria while fulfilling your personal goals finding your long-lost father and memories.

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Fantasian Neo Dimension | Coming soon to Steam

Explore filled with technological wonders, recruit a cast of complex characters with rich histories, and strategically utilize powerful magic to defeat foes in turn-based battles.

Fera: The Sundered Tribes (2024)

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Fera: The Sundered Tribes is an upcoming open-world action-RPG that blends elements of survival games and monster-hunting games. As the newly appointed leader of a tribe of humans, your goal is to explore a magical post-apocalyptic world to rescue fellow humans scattered to the winds and hunt down giant monsters looking to devour your people.

You will learn how to master the Tetherhook and Glider Wings to soar across the skies, take command of your people to build a settlement that will shelter the last remnants of humanity, and hunt gigantic beasts in epic aerial-based boss fights.

Fera: The Sundered Tribes | Coming soon to Steam

Fera: The Sundered Tribes | Coming soon to Steam

Take flight and save humanity from the brink of extinction in Fera: The Sundered Tribes. Traverse the world to uncover ancient secrets, recruit settlers to help rebuild civilization and hunt gigantic monsters to reclaim lost lands.

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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