8 Amazing Co-op And Free Roam Multiplayer Games To Look Forward To In 2017

8 Best Co-op Games Releasing In 2017

Are you among one of those players who like to play a video game in co-op mode? If yes then you are in for a TREAT because in 2017 we are going to see the release of some great co-op and free roam multiplayer games. In this feature, we have listed 8 Upcoming Co-op or Free Roam Multiplayer Games that players will be able to play in 2017 on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. So without any further ado, let's start the list.

Best Co-op Games To Buy In 2017

1: Crackdown 3

Crackdown 3 is an upcoming open world action-adventure video game. The game focusing on Microsoft Azure-powered mass scale destruction that allows everything in the game can be destroyed. Due to the sandbox elements from the past games, Crackdown 3 features destructible environments that can be triggered by players.

  • Developer: Reagent Games
  • Platform: Microsoft Windows and Xbox One
  • Release date: Q4 2017

2: For Honor

For Honor is an upcoming online action hack and slash video game. The game features a hand-to-hand combat system described as "The Art of Battle" which allows players to play the roles of historical soldiers like medieval knights, samurai and Vikings within a Medieval fantasy setting. Players can play from three different factions, The Legion, The Chosen and The Warborn. Each faction has four classes such as Vanguard, Assassins, Heavies, and Hybrids. All heroes consist their own weapons, skills, and fighting styles.

  • Developer: Ubisoft Montreal
  • Release date: February 14, 2017
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

3: Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves is an upcoming action-adventure video game. The game features co-op gameplay and is set in the open world multiplayer environment. The game offers elements for first-person gameplay and features user-generated content by which players can craft their custom stories using in-game tools.

  • Developer: Rare
  • Platform: Microsoft Windows and Xbox One
  • Release date: Feb 2017

4: Mass Effect Andromeda

Mass Effect: Andromeda is an action role-playing game. The players can control either Sara or Scott Ryder from a third-person perspective. The game is set in 600 years after the events of the first three Mass Effect games, in the Andromeda Galaxy. The player starts intergalactic journey during the time in which Mass Effect 2 took place. Players are free rein to assign any skills they want to build in the game. Players can experiment multiple gameplay as points assigned to each skill can be constantly reallocated without restarting games and build up skills from scratch again in the game. 

  • Developer: BioWare
  • Release date: Q1/Q2 2017
  • Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

5: Ghost Recon Wildlands

Ghost Recon Wildlands is an upcoming open world tactical shooter video game utilizing a third person perspective. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon includes a variety of environments such as mountains, forests, deserts and salt flats. The game is set in Bolivia which becomes the world's largest producer of cocaine. The United States Army sends an elite operations unit called "the Ghosts" to destroy the cartel and reveal the connection between Santa Blanca and the local government. Players play as a member of the Ghosts, a fictional elite team in the United States Army.

  • Developer: Ubisoft Paris
  • Release date: WW: March 7, 2017
  • Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

6: Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2 is an open world action-adventure game played from a third-person perspective with single-player and online multiplayer components. The company released two teaser images in the color and theme of Red Dead Redemption in various social media platforms and own website. The teaser images got huge attention and raised the stock price of its distributor Take-Two Interactive nearly six percent.

  • Developer: Rockstar Studios
  • Platform: PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
  • Release date: WW: Q3/Q4 2017

7: State of Decay 2

State of Decay 2 is a zombie survival game, set in an open world environment. You can play solo or with up to three of your friends in the State of Decay franchise. Work together as you explores the deadly post-apocalyptic environment. Each survivor in the game is their own person, with a unique mix of background traits, skills, and attitudes.

  • Developer: Undead Labs
  • Release: 2017
  • Platform: Xbox One, PC

8: Scalebound

Scalebound is an upcoming action role-playing video game, played from a third-person perspective. Players control Drew who is accompanied by a dragon called Thuban as he progresses through the world of Draconis. Players can use a variety of weapons to defeat enemies and may issue commands to the dragon, which assists players during battles. Drew and Thuban are bonded together and Thuban's death will cause Drew to die as well and vice versa. There are three types of dragons, each with different characteristics and can be blended together by customization options. Players can also upgrade its abilities by using the gems dropped by defeated enemies.

  • Release date: 2017
  • Developer: Platinum Games
  • Platforms: Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

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