Best Upcoming Role Playing Games for PS4 and Xbox One in 2015
A Role-Playing Game (RPG) is a type of a game in which players assume the roles of characters in a fictional setting. In such tye of games players control a character or team who undertake quests.
In the year 2014 gamers got their hands on some of the most interesting RPGs of all times, few among them were Diablo III: Reaper Of Souls, Child Of Light, Dark Souls II, Bravely Default and many more. With the arrival of 2015 here are some of the best Upcoming Role Playing Games for PS4 and Xbox One in the year 2015.
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
The third game in the The Witcher series, developers of which claim the game to feature a "living open world larger than any other in modern RPG history." This game will be a whooping 20% bigger than Bethesda Game Studios' Skyrim. The story revolves around Geralt of Rivia, and will continue after the events of The Witcher 2.
Players will have approximately 100 hours of game time which will include some amazing magic, brutal combat and crucial side and main missions. An interesting feature of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is the day and night cycle, it will be similar to how a werewolf would gain powers during the night of a full moon. A complete bunch of new mechanics, such as witcher-sense, combat on horseback, swimming underwater at sea, and using a crossbow. Additionally, jump for the main character, climbing, and vaulting over smaller obstacles will also be a part of this latest Witcher game. This game will release on 19th of May 2015.
The gameplay of Bloodborne is termed to be similar to games like Demon's Souls and Dark Souls, despite this, players will get to explore a lot of never seen before elements in Bloodborne. This game has a gothic feel to it, it is set in the ruined city of Y'harnam which is rumored to house a potent medical remedy.
Player will take the role of a traveler who is seeking the remedy to cure his illness. But the city of medicinal remedies has now turned into one of he most dangerous places which produces violently deranged inhabitants and horrifying monsters from its citizens, all thanx to an endemic illness. Bloodborne will release on 24th of March 2015.
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin is an updated version of the famous Dark Souls II developed by From Software. Players begin this game by choosing the gender of their character or protagonist around which the whole story of this game will revolve. The character is the "bearer of the curse", who has nearly lost his/her mind and gone "hollow" in its search for a cure.
As the game proceeds players will travel to Drangleic, a magical land which is home to the powerful souls that can help Undead regain their humanity and avoid the dark fate of troubled souls. When the players reach Drangleic they will meet a character named Emerald Herald, who acts as the player's guide. Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin will release for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions, which will include enhanced graphics, audio and performance, plus extra sessions for online players. The exact release date has not been revealed by the developers yet, but this game will release in the year 2015.
Persona 5 (PS3/PS4)
After releasing four successful Persona games, the developer and publishing studio is currently working on the fifth game, Persona 5. This game is a PlayStation exclusive, releasing on PS3 and PS4 systems. In-depth information about this game has not been revealed yet. BUt it is known that the game revolves around freedom and how the characters attain it.
Like each Persona games have their own colors, Persona 5 has a red theme to it, conveying some sort of a harsh feeling. The most noticeable visual of the Persona 5 teaser trailer was the five chairs with chains to bind each character.
Final Fantasy XV
As the name suggests, Final Fantasy XV is the fifteenth main game in the most popular Final Fantasy series. The setting of this game will be such that players will be able to choose different paths to reach a certain destination. Characters will have the ability to traverse the environment, in a free-running style, which will extend to battle with much larger enemies.
Final Fantasy XV will feature an Active Cross Battle system which helps players to begin battles with no load screens, transitions or special areas to destroy their enemies. At the moment Final Fantasy XV is known to have only one playable character, Noctis Lucis Caelum who is voiced by Tatsuhisa Suzuki. No specific release date has yet been confirmed.