Get Ready for a Month of Gaming with These Exciting October Releases


Assassin’s Creed Mirage

After three long years, the highly anticipated Assassin’s Creed Mirage is finally here. Set in 9th-century Baghdad, the game brings back the classic elements of the series, including stealth, parkour, and side missions. Get ready to dive back into the world of Assassin’s Creed when Mirage launches on October 5 for PlayStation 5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC.

Detective Pikachu Returns

It's been a while since the release of the original Detective Pikachu game in 2016, but fans don't have to wait any longer. In Detective Pikachu Returns, players can step into the shoes of BOTH Detective Pikachu and Tim Goodman as they solve mysteries involving people and Pokémon. This time, you can even enlist the help of other Pokémon with unique abilities to crack each case. The game arrives exclusively for Nintendo Switch on October 6.

Forza Motorsport

While Forza Horizon 5 took the racing world by storm in 2021, Forza Motorsport is back with a focus on the thrill of pure racing. With meticulous attention to the performance and handling of each car, racing fans won't want to miss this one. Prepare to hit the tracks when Forza Motorsport launches on October 10 for Xbox Series X|S and PC.

Sonic Superstars

For fans of the iconic blue hedgehog, Sonic Superstars offers a fresh take on the classic 2D Sonic platformer formula. With the ability to enjoy co-op play with up to three friends, you can zoom through levels with your favorite Sonic characters. The game features stages inspired by Sonic's history, as well as brand new ideas to entertain both longtime fans and newcomers. Sonic Superstars will be available on October 17 for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, and Switch.

Super Mario Bros. Wonder

In a nostalgic return to the classic 2D Mario games, Super Mario Bros. Wonder delivers the beloved platforming experience with a twist. This time, players can enjoy local co-op with new powers for each character. As one of the standout Nintendo Switch exclusives, Wonder is definitely a contender for Game of the Year. Mark your calendars for its release on October 20, exclusively for Switch.

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Spider-Man fans, get excited! Marvel's Spider-Man 2 is set to impress with its stunning graphics and smooth gameplay. While the game may not feature co-op, players will have the chance to control both Peter Parker and Miles Morales for the first time. With the introduction of new antagonist Kraven and the return of fan-favorite villain Venom, this game promises an unforgettable experience. Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 swings onto the scene on October 20, exclusively for PS5.

Alan Wake 2

Fans of the original Alan Wake game have been eagerly awaiting a sequel, and the wait is finally over. In Alan Wake 2, players will delve into the Dark Place once again as they navigate between FBI agent Saga Anderson and the titular character, Alan Wake. Solve the mystery and rewrite your story to escape the darkness. Alan Wake 2 will be released on October 27 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.

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