The most anticipated games of 2023

Most anticipated games of 2023; a mix of hit games for 2023
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The most anticipated games of 2023 are a mix of role-playing games, shooters and returning heroes, and for the first time it feels like the best new games in 2023 will be spread across all the major consoles, including PS5, Xbox Series X and Nintendo Switch.

My lis below covers the best new games coming this year. I begin with the most anticipated games for PS5 and then share my picks of the best new games on Xbox Series X and Nintendo Switch. I've not included Sony's PSVR 2 here, but we have features on the best upcoming PSVR 2 games and a deep dive into the PSVR 2 hardware, including price, release date and everything you need to know.

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Ian Dean
Editor, Digital Arts & 3D

Ian Dean is Editor, Digital Arts & 3D at Creativebloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and leading video game title Official PlayStation Magazine. In his early career he wrote for music and film magazines including Uncut and SFX. Ian launched Xbox magazine X360 and edited PlayStation World. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his experiences to bring the latest news on AI, digital art and video game art and tech, and more to Creative Bloq, and in his spare time he doodles in Procreate, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5. He's also a keen Cricut user and laser cutter fan, and is currently crafting on Glowforge and xTools M1.

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