Top 5 Video Game Releases to Watch for October 2017

The Best Video Game Releases for October 2017

As the holiday season approaches, bigger and bigger games are starting to release starting with October 2017. While last month saw heavy hitters such as Destiny 2 and FIFA 18, October 2017 features a strong, varied lineup for players of different genres and consoles. 2017 in general has been great for gamers, and it is just about to get greater.

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Forza Motorsport 7 – PC, XB1 – October 3

Forza Motorsport 7 is the latest entry in one of the best racing series still running. Following the success of the franchises latest in the Horizon line, Forza Horizon 3, Forza Motorsport 7 looks to pull away from the competition. This iteration sports UHD at 60 frames per second and should be a great 4K experience. The game also features over 700 cars, dynamic weather, and a customizable driver. Racing fans and those picking up an Xbox One X have a lot to look forward to!

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War – PC, PS4, XB1 – Oct 10

The sequel to one of the best games of 2014, Middle-Earth: Shadow of War finally releases in October 2017. Of course, the familiar and highly-touted Nemesis System makes its return along with a multiplayer component (Social Conquest) involving conquering others’ Fortresses. Shadow of War features a new story where Talion faces Sauron and his Ringwraiths, but the Nemesis System will aid in creating unique, personal stories for players.