Regardless of all the hype and momentum behind these titles, they failed to live up to expectations or provide enjoyment.
The year has seen some epic encounters with climactic bosses, but some fell flat. Check out some of the disappointments.
The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria is an unremarkable experience that feels like a faint shadow of the games that clearly inspired it.
December marks the end of a long year of amazing games, but there are still some worthwhile titles to pick up during the month.
After launching on PC, Free Range Games' survival crafting experience comes to PS5. Here's what you should know going in.
The survival crafting game is currently available only on PC, with PS5 and Xbox Series X/S versions also in the pipeline.
Despite a strong premise and decent progression, Free Range Games' survival sandbox title falls flat in the gameplay department.
The PC version of The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria is available exclusively on the Epic Games Store.
The PC version will release as planned on October 24th, with Free Range Games taking time to "improve various aspects" of the PS5 version.
Even in a year packed with releases, there's more to come, with October offering all kinds of high-profile sequels and blockbusters.
Game director Jon-Paul Dumont explains some of the gameplay for The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria with a new video, showcasing crafting and exploration.
Players will be returning to Moria in the upcoming survival game The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria next month.
Check out the newest trailer for The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria, showing off some new gameplay.
The Embracer Group confirms there will be five new The Lord of the Rings game releases between April 2023 and March 2024.
Exclusive to the Epic Games Store, players will explore the procedurally generated mines of Moria to gather materials and craft powerful gear.