Every year is a big one for shooter games, which is a bit of a blessing and a curse. For fans of the genre, that means never having a shortage of new titles to check out. On the other hand, it also means that after a while, it all starts to look the same. Luckily, 2015 promises to shake things up a bit.
This year, we’re not only getting the usual heavy hitters, but also a fresh crop of original games from some of the most renowned developers in the world. So pull up a chair, and plan out your year in ‘pew pew’s with this rundown of the 19 (sorted in alphabetical order) biggest shooters of 2015:
Release Date: TBA 2015
Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4
The studio behind Borderlands is behind this strange mix of FPS and MOBA gameplay.
Set in a colorful sci-fi/fantasy setting where various alien races compete for control over the universe’s last star, the game will feature both co-op story missions, and a competitive multiplayer mode. We’ve gotten just a small taste of the gameplay so far, but expect to see plenty of hands-on impressions coming out of E3 this year.