ONLINE VIDEO GAMES WITH SEQUELS IN 2019
Video gaming lovers would not deny that completing a game isn’t enough in a single bit. There is always a strong desire for the game to keep going on and on. Well, who says it can’t? Developers know that you want more, and they know giving you what you want means more money in their pockets – not bad for a win-win kind of scenario. The developers have done their homework by cranking out sequels and we want to present you some of the games that have sequels in 2019.
The original rage video game won the Best Console and Best Action Game at the Game Critic Awards in 2010. There is no doubt that fans of this spectacular game have been waiting ever since to get their hands on the sequel. Finally, Rage II has its initial released on May 14, 2019, for PlayStation, Xbox, and Windows. The rage II game has done its best to distinguish itself from other post-apocalyptic games available today. It features a vibrant colour palette with a new set of characters, and the storyline is set to take place thirty years after the first Rage. You can also customize a lot of things in the game like gender and special skills.
THE LAST OF US PART II
This is the most anticipated game for a lot of players who played the original version. It hasn’t been released yet, and it is believed to be available to the public later in 2019 or early 2020. The storyline is set to pick up five years after the events of the original game. This time it follows Ellie as she crosses paths with an evil cult. This is certainly a handful and is set to give players more of an emotionally engaging and well-rounded story than the original version.
DEAD OR ALIVE 6
DOA 6 had its initial release date on March 1st, 2019 and would be the 19th overall instalment of the popular franchise that DOA has laid down. It is a direct sequel to DOA 5 released in 2012. This one comes with 25 playable characters, and they consist mostly of familiar faces. The two new faces in the game are Diego and NiCO. What DOA 6 has for its fans are the new costume customization options. There is also an increased ability to interact with the environment during fighting stages.
RESIDENT EVIL 2
This is believed to be the biggest game to hit the shelves on January 25th, 2019! It is a remake of the 1998 RE2, and not a sequel per se. It follows the pattern of the police officer Leon S. Kennedy and college student Claire Littlefield as they fight for survival in Raccoon City full of zombies. This survival game is full of horror with updated graphics and controls to make it a game you must get as soon as possible. Why should you get it? Well, why shouldn’t you get the game that won the Best of Show award? This is a successful game that has become a popular franchise, even movies and slot games inspired by the video game became great hits.
DEVIL MAY CRY 5
This sequel of Devil May Cry returns to the original storyline to give players an improved taste of the past. It has its initial release on the 8th of May, 2019. This game features 3 playable characters: Dante, Nero, and the newbie “V”. Taking a look at the early variants of the game, you would see that each character has its unique fighting style and an arsenal of weapons. This game chooses to return to its roots in terms of storyline, but a lot of players are still sceptical about the purchasable content within the game that allows you to upgrade your characters.
FAR CRY NEW DAWN
This game serves as a sequel and spin-off to the last instalment of the series. It offers a lot of adventure if you are a fan of first-person shooter games. You should get yours soon – since its initial release was on the 15th of February, 2019. This game picks up 17 years after its predecessor and is set to be in the post-apocalyptic remnants of Hope County, Montana, where survivors fight each other for power and survival. The protagonist and antagonist of the previous series are expected to return in supporting roles. And that’s not all! You can make customizations to your character and give them looks that you wish. The game also features twin sister villains Mickey and Lou that lead a band of outlaws called the Highwaymen.
There is no way you would want to miss out on these games, and that’s just 6 of the sequels released in 2019! There are a lot more sequels released in 2019, and you should check them out.
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